Arizona Cardinals vs. Tampa Bay Buccaneers Betting Preview

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Two struggling squads meet in Florida, where the Tampa Bay Buccaneers host the Arizona Cardinals at Raymond James Stadium as part of the early Week 10 Sunday action. This game kicks off 1:00 p.m. ET on Nov. 10, 2019.

Spread: Buccaneers -4.5 (-110), Cardinals +4.5 (-110)

Moneyline: Tampa Bay (-220), Arizona (+185)

Total: OVER 52.0 (-110), UNDER 52.0 (-110)

Cardinals' Season to Date

Following a three-game winning streak against NFL bottom-feeders, Arizona (3-5-1) has lost two straight. The Cards dropped their Week 8 contest vs. the Saints 31-9 and then hung with the 49ers before losing 28-25 during Week 9's action.

Cardinals' Betting Record: ATS 6-3-0 OVER/UNDER 5-4-0

Cardinals' Leaders on Offense

QB Kyler Murray: 2,229 pass yards with 9 TD and 4 INT

*RB David Johnson: 615 total yards with 5 TD

WR Larry Fitzgerald: 485 receiving yards with 2 TD

TE: Charles Clay: 164 receiving yards with 0 TD

* Missed last two games – Expected to return in Week 10.

Buccaneers' Season to Date

The Buccaneers are racking up points, though they've had very little to show for it thus far. Tampa Bay (2-6) is riding a four-game losing streak. The Buccaneers return home following road losses in Tennessee (27-23) in Week 8 and in Seattle (40-34 in OT) last week.

Buccaneers' Betting Record: ATS 2-6-0 OVER/UNDER 6-2-0

Buccaneers' Leaders on Offense

QB Jameis Winston: 2,407 pass yards with 16 TD and 12 INT

RB Ronald Jones: 505 total yards with 3 TD

WR Mike Evans: 842 receiving yards with 7 TD

* TE: O.J. Howard: 176 receiving yards with 0 TD

* Missed last two games – Expected to return in Week 10.

Recent History Favors Arizona Over Tampa Bay

This is the third meeting over the past four seasons for these NFC squads. Arizona, as a 2.5-point home dog, defeated Tampa Bay 38-33 (10/15/17) and covered as a seven-point home favorite with a 40-7 win (9/18/16). The OVER (47) cashed during the 2017 contest, while the UNDER (49) paid in the 2016 match.

Buccaneers vs. Cardinals Final Thoughts and Pick

While Arizona had the tougher matchup against 8-0 San Francisco, the Bucs and Cards both battled hard during their Week 9 contests. With Minnesota (6-3) holding the final NFC playoff spot, neither of these teams appear headed to the 2020 NFL postseason.

Arizona is 2-2 in road games this season, while Tampa Bay has yet to win at home as it is 0-3 including its loss to Carolina across the pond in London as the designated home team. Two of the worst defensive teams in the league square off in this contest and we are siding with the better offense here.

Pick: Buccaneers -4.5

Season record: 0-0