Both teams look headed for the playoffs although the Panthers look like the stronger team because of their defense. Pro football betting odds have the Panthers favored at home in this game.
Online NFL betting over the past decade has seen Denver winning the only two games between these two teams. Pro football betting fans of the Broncos saw them win at home in 2004 by a score of 20-17 and at home in 1997 by a score of 34-0.
Online NFL betting stats predict that this could be a high scoring game on Sunday. Pro football betting data puts the Broncos in at 2nd in the NFL in total yards but near the bottom of the NFL in defense. The Panthers do have a defense that ranks 7th in points allowed but the defense does have weaknesses online NFL betting fans should watch out for.
Online NFL betting on Carolina may not seem too appealing, as they have given up more than 30 points in two of the last three weeks. The Broncos defense is much worse, ranking near the bottom of the league as online NFL betting numbers show. Pro football betting information illustrates that Denver has given up more than 30 points six times this season.
Both Denver and Carolina have offensive weapons that can impact online NFL betting. Online NFL betting statistics demonstrate that the Broncos are led by their passing attack with Jay Cutler throwing to Brandon Marshall while the Panthers have Jake Delhomme to Steve Smith and a running game led by DeAngelo Williams.
If the Broncos win this game on Sunday they would clinch the AFC West according to online NFL betting information. Carolina is also in a good position to make the playoffs, especially if they get a win against Denver.