Who’s Playing

New Orleans Saints (home) vs. Washington Redskins (away)

Current records: New Orleans 3-1-1; Washington 2-1-1

What to Know

Washington have had a week off and are no doubt ready to get back on the field. On Monday they take on New Orleans at 8:15 p.m. Washington aren’t expected to win, but seeing as the odds didn’t stop them last game, maybe the squad has another upset up their sleeve.

Two weeks ago, Washington had a bit more than a touchdown to spare in a 31-17 win over Green Bay. The team accrued the bulk of their points in the first half (28) and coasted on those for the win.

Meanwhile, New Orleans didn’t have too much trouble with the Giants last Sunday as they won 33-18.

Their wins bumped New Orleans to 3-1-1 and Washington to 2-1-1. In their victory, Washington relied heavily on Adrian Peterson, who rushed for 120 yards and 2 touchdowns. New Orleans will need to find a way to minimize his impact if they want to win.

How To Watch

  • When: Monday at 8:15 PM ET
  • Where: Mercedes-Benz Superdome, Louisiana
  • TV: ESPN
  • Online streaming: fuboTV (Try for free)
  • Follow: CBS Sports App
  • Ticket Cost: $87.15

Prediction

The Saints are a solid 6 point favorite against the Redskins.

This season, New Orleans are 2-2-0 against the spread. As for Washington, they are 2-1-0 against the spread

Vegas had a good feel for the line for this one, as the game opened with the Saints as a 6.5 point favorite.

Series History

New Orleans and Washington both have 1 wins in their last 2 games.

  • 2017 – New Orleans Saints 34 vs. Washington Redskins 31
  • 2015 – Washington Redskins 47 vs. New Orleans Saints 14

Weather

The current forecast: sunny, with a temperature of 82 degrees.


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