49ers vs Washington Odds and Predictions : The San Francisco 49ers (5-7) will take on the Washington Football Team (5-7) in a crucial Week 14 clash on Sunday, 13 December. The game will kick-off at State Farm Stadium (home of Arizona Cardinals).
The 49ers will be the designated home team as the game had to be moved from their regular home of Levi’s Stadium due to the COVID-19 protocol. The 49ers are currently at the last spot in NFC West. However, their playoff hopes are still alive. The Sunday game is going to be very crucial for them.
The Washington team is looking in good form with three straight wins. They are currently at the second spot NFC East. A win over the 49ers will definitely improve their chances to move ahead of the New York Giants.
It will be an interesting game for quarterback Alex Smith who will be playing against his former team. The WFT has a golden opportunity to pull off two wins in a row against quality clubs.
49ers vs Washington: Recent Form
The San Francisco 49ers couldn’t start their campaign on a high as they lost their opening game to the Arizona Cardinals. They made a comeback in the very next game and defeated the New York Jets with a score of 31-13.
The 49ers looked very strong in the 36-9 victory over the New York Giants in the third game. They looked in good touch again in the 6th game against the Los Angeles Rams after losing two consecutive games to the Eagles and the Dolphins.
The 49ers won only 2 of the next 6 games. They will be facing the WFT after a 34-24 defeat to the Buffalo Bills.
The Washington Football team started their campaign with a thumping 27-17 victory over the Philadelphia Eagles in the season opener. However, they seemed very unsettled and completely out of their form in the next.
The WFT boys lost 5 consecutive games against the Cardinals, Browns, Ravens, Rams, and Giants. Just when they started looking out of the playoff contention, Washington made a solid comeback and won 4 of their next 6 games. They must be very confident facing the 49ers after defeating the mighty Steelers with a 23-17 margin.
The 49ers are having a good record at home as they won 5 of their last 6 home games. The Washington Football Team, on the other hand, have managed to win 2 of their last 6 away clashes.
49ers vs Washington Odds and Predictions: Head to Head
Both the teams met each other for the first time in November 1952. The San Francisco 49ers defeated the Washington team in that game with a margin of 23-17.
Overall, 33 games have been played between these two teams (including 4 postseason games). The San Francisco 49ers won 21 of them, while the Washington Football team won 11 games. The two teams gave also tied 1 encounter.
The most recent game between these two sides was played in October 2019. The game ended with a 9-0 victory for the 49ers.
49ers vs Washington Odds and Predictions: Players to Watch Out
The San Francisco 49ers depend on Nick Mullens in passing. The star quarterback has played well this season with 1,958 passing yards and 9 passing touchdowns.
Quarterback Alex Smith is the key player for Washington. He has gained 1,363 passing yards from 6 games at a completion rate of 68.7%.
Antonio Gibson is the season leader for Washington in rushing. His average is 54.9 rushing yards per game with 141 rushing attempts.
The 49ers’ rushing has not been very good this season. Raheem Mostert has given a good performance in the 6 games he played. His average of rushing yards per game stands at 64.7.
The wide receiver Brandon Aiyuk has given a consistent performance for the 49ers this season. He has completed 541 receiving yards so far with 4 receiving touchdowns.
For the Washington Football Team, Terry McLaurin looks impressive with 977 receiving yards. His position is 8th in the list of top receivers in the current NFL season.
In the defense department, linebacker Fred Warner is the key player for the San Francisco 49ers. He has completed 91 tackles so far with 3 long interceptions. The Washington team’s defense is led by Jos Bostic who has 86 tackles to his name as of now with 16 sack yards.
Talking about kicking, Robbie Gould has made 17 field goals for the 49ers this season. With 19 field goals, Dustin Hopkins is a crucial placekicker for the WFT.
49ers vs Washington: Predicted Winner
Players from both teams are expected to play their hearts in the decisive Week 14 encounter. The 49ers are very unpredictable this season. The Washington Football Team has a solid defense that has performed very well over the last few weeks. The Sunday can be a low-scoring affair with many thrills and surprises.
Most of the prediction and betting platforms are giving the 49ers a slight upper hand over the Washington Football Team. As per the odds via BETMGM,
Money line: Washington +145 (bet $100 to win $145) / 49ers -175 (bet $175 to win $100)
Against the spread/ATS: Washington +3, -105 (bet $105 to win $100) / 49ers -3, -115 (bet $115 to win $100)
Thelines.com has given the money line is +150 for Washington Football Team and -169 for the San Francisco 49ers.
Oddschecker is another well-known platform for betting odds. As per them, the odds are 6/4 in favor of the Washington Football Team and 3/5 for the San Francisco 49ers.