Philadelphia Eagles vs. Los Angeles Rams - Odds, Breakdowns & Betting Trends For Week 5 (10/8/2023) - Taking Vegas



Philadelphia Eagles vs. Los Angeles Rams – Odds, Breakdowns & Betting Trends For Week 5 (10/8/2023)

By TakingVegas Staff Writer
October 6, 2023

Philadelphia Eagles vs. Los Angeles Rams

The Philadelphia Eagles are on the road in Week 6 in a NFC matchup between the Philadelphia Eagles and the Los Angeles Rams. The Eagles are leading the NFC East with a perfect 4-0 record and are coming off a 34-31 overtime home win last Sunday. The Rams are third in the NFC West with a 2-2 record and are coming off a 29-23 overtime road victory last Sunday. 

Eagles vs. Rams Betting Odds

Philadelphia Eagles-4 (-108)O 50 (-112)-218
Los Angeles Rams+4 (-112)U 50 (-108)+180

Eagles vs. Rams Game Details

Fixture: Philadelphia Eagles vs. Los Angeles Rams

Date & Time: Sunday, October 8, 2023 @ 4:05 PM

Venue: SoFi Stadium in Inglewood, California

Eagles vs. Rams Key Stats

Philadelphia Eagles

The offense of the Philadelphia Eagles have been playing incredibly well as they are fifth in the sport with 29.5 points per game. They are tied for 13th in passing yards (226.8 yards) and second in rushing (165.3 yards). Quarterback Jalen Hurts has been playing well as he is 88-of-130 (67.7 completion percentage) for 959 yards with five touchdown passes and three interceptions while running 40 times for 134 yards (3.3 yards per carry) with three rushing touchdowns. Running back D’Andre Swift is crushing things as well as he has 59 rushing attempts for 364 yards (6.2 yards per carry) with a pair of rushing attempts as well as nine catches for 37 yards (4.1 yards per reception). This team needs to continue dominating with 4.7 rushing yards per attempt throughout the first four games of the season.

The Philadelphia Eagles need to improve on the defensive side of the football as they rank 16th in the NFL with 22.5 points per game. They struggle against the pass as they are giving up 279 passing yards but only 63 rushing yards per game. This team is not being threats in the passing game with two interceptions but have 11 sacks, 11 forced fumbles and six fumble recoveries. Rookie defensive tackle Jalen Carter is playing well with 1.5 sacks, two tackles for loss and a pair of forced fumbles so far this season.  

Los Angeles Rams

The Los Angeles Rams have been doing decently well as they are 13th in the sport with 24.5 points per game. They are second in passing yards (288.8) and 17th in rushing yards (104) per game. Quarterback Matthew Stafford has been struggling a bit as he is 103-of-166 (62.0 completion percentage) for 1,229 yards with three touchdowns and five interceptions. Rookie wide receiver Puka Nacua has stepped up in the wake of Cooper Kupp’s injury as he has 39 targets on 52 catches for 501 yards (12.8 yards per reception) and a touchdown grab. 

Their defense has been middle of the road as they are 15th in the NFL with 21.3 points per game thus far. They are doing decently well as they are allowing 194.3 passing yards and 111 rushing yards per game heading into this matchup. Los Angeles is stepping up as they have held their opponents to 12-of-45 (26.67 percent) on third down and only given up three passing touchdowns so they need to improve against the run to do well here. 

Philadelphia Eagles vs. Los Angeles Rams Betting Trends

  • Jalen Hurts is 22-19-1 ATS (29-13 SU) in his career
  • Matthew Stafford is 90-106-6 ATS (95-106-1 SU) throughout his career
  • Jalen Hurts is 8-13 ATS in road/neutral games since 2020
  • Sean McVay is 34-34-2 ATS against non-NFC West teams