Green Bay Packers vs. Arizona Cardinals Week 17 NFL Picks

Vernon CroyCorrespondent IJanuary 3, 2010

GLENDALE, AZ - DECEMBER 27:  Arizona Cardinals cheerleader performs during the NFL game against the St. Louis Rams at the Universtity of Phoenix Stadium on December 27, 2009 in Glendale, Arizona. The Cardinals defeated the Rams 31-10.  (Photo by Christian Petersen/Getty Images)
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The Green Bay Packers travel to Arizona to take on the Cardinals in what should be one of the most exciting game Sunday January 3. The Oddsmakers have the Cardinals favored by three points at home and the posted total for this game is 44 points.

This is actually one of the only games on the board for Week 17 that the lines have not moved all week since the books have steady betting action coming in on both sides. You can bet the Packers vs. Cardinals game online at and enjoy a special 100 percent deposit bonus up to $500 so if you deposit $500 you will get $1,000 in your account.

The Packers have really started to play great football in the second half of the season having won six of their last seven games. The Cardinals come into Sunday’s NFL game having won two straight games but against some pretty bad teams (Detroit and St. Louis).

The Packers have thrived offensively averaging 35 points per game over their last three games and they have also averaged 29.9 ppg on the road this season. If you are looking for Green Bay Packers vs. Arizona Cardinals Week 17 NFL Picks I would definitely take this game to go over the posted total of 44 points.

The Cardinals defense will have to bring their best game into this showdown with the Packers Sunday or it could get out of hand. The Cardinals have played great defensively over their last three games but that was against bad teams so I look for them to struggle today.

The Packers are 5-1 against the spread in their last six games as a road underdog of three points or less. The Cardinals are a perfect 3-0 SU in their last three games played in the month of January.

Check out our experts' Green Bay Packers vs. Arizona Cardinals Week 17 NFL Picks and come out on the winning side Sunday.