Packers-Seahawks TNF Betting Preview: Russell Wilson Thrives Under the Lights

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Gary A. Vazquez, USA Today Sports. Pictured: Russell Wilson

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Betting odds: Green Bay Packers at Seattle Seahawks

  • Spread: Seahawks -3
  • Over/Under: 48.5
  • Time: 8:20 p.m. ET
  • TV channel: FOX/NFL Network/Amazon Prime

>> All odds as of Thursday morning. Download The Action Network App to get real-time NFL odds and track your bets

Betting market: At the time of writing 58% of the tickets  and 75% of the dollars are on Seattle. With steady Seahawks money hitting the market, oddsmakers have adjusted the home team to -3 at almost all shops (see live betting data here). — PJ Walsh

Trends to know: Seattle has one of the best home-field advantages in the NFL. Since drafting Russell Wilson in 2012, the Seahawks are 32-22-2 (59%) against the spread at home including the playoffs. In prime-time games at home the team is 11-3-1 ATS. — John Ewing

Wilson has excelled under the lights. According to our Bet Labs data, he 29-year-old quarterback is 19-6-2 (+12.1 units) ATS in prime-time games. In fact, Wilson is the most profitable quarterback in prime-time, profiting bettors almost five more units than the second-best QB, Matt Ryan.

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