|Written by Mike|
Bet on the NFLOn Sunday afternoon, the San Francisco 49ers take on the Cleveland Browns, with both teams out of the playoffs. The game at FirstEnergy Stadium is scheduled to kick off at 1:00 PM ET, with television coverage on FOX. Currently, the Browns are slight home favorites.
The 49ers are 4-8 SU and 6-6 ATS so far this season. They are 1-5 on the road, and six of their games have gone OVER the line, with the other six going UNDER. They are coming off of a 26-20 overtime win over the Chicago Bears, where they won against the spread as 6 point road underdogs. The total went OVER the 43 point line set by sportsbooks for that game.
The Browns are 2-10 SU and 4-8 ATS overall this year. They are 1-5 at home, and eight of their games have gone OVER the line, with the other four going UNDER. They are coming off of a 37-3 loss to the Cincinnati Bengals, where they lost against the spread as 7 ½ point home underdogs. The total went UNDER the 44 point line set by oddsmakers for that one.
San Francisco is 4-1 ATS when playing on grass, and 2-5 ATS against teams with a losing record. They are 2-5-1 ATS on the road, and 1-3-1 ATS in December. The total has gone OVER in 5 of their last 6 road games, and OVER in 4 of their last 5 games against teams with a losing record. The total has gone UNDER in 5 of their last 7 after a SU win, and OVER in 4 of their last 5 after a win spreadwise.
Cleveland is 4-0 ATS in Week 14, and 4-9 ATS in December. They are 1-4 ATS at home, and 0-6 ATS after a SU loss. They are 0-5 ATS after a loss spreadwise, and 0-6 ATS overall lately. The total has gone OVER in 5 of their last 6 at home, and UNDER in 5 of their last 6 in Week 14. The total has gone OVER in 6 of their last 8 games played on grass, and UNDER in 34 of their last 51 games in December.
These teams last met in October 2011, when the 49ers won 20-10, and won against the spread as 9 point home favorites. The total went UNDER the 38 ½ point line set by sports betting pros for that matchup.
For Sunday afternoon's game, the Browns are listed as 2 point home favorites. The over/under is set at 41 points. On the moneyline, Cleveland is a -125, while San Francisco is listed at +105.