The San Francisco 49ers will try to record their fourth straight postseason victory over Green Bay when they visit the Packers in the 2022 NFL playoffs on Saturday. San Francisco (11-7), which is coming off a 23-17 victory at Dallas, defeated Green Bay at home in their last playoff meeting two years ago. The NFC North-champion Packers (13-4) posted a victory at San Francisco during the regular season, 30-28 in Week 3.
Kickoff at Lambeau Field is scheduled for 8:15 p.m. ET. Green Bay is a 5.5-point favorite in the latest Packers vs. 49ers odds from Caesars Sportsbook, while the over-under for total points scored is 47.
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The model knows San Francisco has performed well in enemy territory, as it improved to 7-3 on the road with last Sunday's victory at Dallas. The 49ers also ended the regular season with a 27-24 overtime win against the Rams in Los Angeles to clinch a postseason berth for just the second time in eight years. Rookie running back Elijah Mitchell had a strong playoff debut, rushing for 96 yards and a touchdown, while dual threat Deebo Samuel amassed 110 scrimmage yards and a TD run.
The model also knows Green Bay quarterback Aaron Rodgers is coming off an MVP-caliber regular season in which he registered over 4,000 passing yards for the fourth consecutive campaign and 10th time in his 17-year career. The 38-year-old was tied for fourth in the NFL with 37 touchdown passes, while top target Davante Adams finished second with 123 receptions, third with 1,553 receiving yards and fifth with 11 TD catches.
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