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NFL Game Matchup Report
Sunday, 10/08/2017 at 01:00 pm JACKSONVILLE (2-2) at  PITTSBURGH (3-1)
Offensive Statistics Defensive Statistics
Teams Line PF PA SU ATS O/U/P RY PY TY RY PY TY
457JACKSONVILLE 42 27.3 18.5 2-2 2-2-0 3-1-0 148.8 179 327.8 165.5 147 312.5
458PITTSBURGH -7 22.5 14.8 3-1 2-2-0 0-4-0 95 227 322 112.5 154 266.5
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By Admir Aljic | October 4, 2017, 7:23 am
Power Rating Line
The power rating system is based on recent game results. The section should be used to compare the relative strength of the two teams involved. A power line is calculated using both teams ratings and home field advantage. Where the power line differs significantly from the current line, the team with the edge is indicated.
Team Power Rating Estimate Edge
JACKSONVILLE 23
PITTSBURGH 20 -8 1
Average power rating of opponents played: PITTSBURGH 15.8, JACKSONVILLE 17.5
Team Trends and Angles
All team trends listed below apply to the current game.
JACKSONVILLE Team Trends
Description Against the spread Over/Under Straight Up
  Current Last 3 Since 1992 Current Last 3 Since 1992 Current Last 3 Since 1992
  W-L W-L W-L O-U O-U O-U W-L W-L W-L
as an underdog of 3.5 to 9.5 points 1-0 10-4 54-57 0-1 6-8 66-51 1-0 4-10 29-88
in all games 2-2 16-18 172-182 3-1 23-13 190-172 2-2 10-26 162-205
in all lined games 2-2 16-18 172-182 3-1 23-13 190-172 2-2 10-26 162-205
as an underdog 2-1 14-12 104-107 2-1 17-11 117-103 2-1 8-20 68-154
as a road underdog 1-0 9-7 68-65 0-1 9-8 74-64 1-0 3-14 38-102
as a road underdog of 7.5 to 10 points 0-0 2-0 15-11 0-0 2-0 16-12 0-0 0-2 4-24
as a road underdog of 7.5 to 14 points 0-0 2-1 23-21 0-0 3-0 24-20 0-0 0-3 8-38
in road games 1-1 9-8 87-91 1-1 10-8 99-83 1-1 3-15 65-121
in road lined games 1-1 9-8 87-91 1-1 10-8 99-83 1-1 3-15 65-121
in a road game where the total is between 42.5 and 45 points 0-0 4-2 23-20 0-0 4-3 18-27 0-0 0-7 11-34
in all games where the total is between 42.5 and 49 points 0-0 11-10 62-66 0-0 14-9 67-66 0-0 6-17 50-83
against conference opponents 2-2 15-11 136-133 3-1 19-9 139-136 2-2 9-19 125-155
when playing with 6 or less days rest 1-2 11-15 132-149 3-0 20-8 155-133 1-2 8-20 129-164
against AFC North division opponents 1-0 2-0 49-39 1-0 1-2 43-49 1-0 2-1 53-42
in games played on a grass field 2-1 11-14 140-147 2-1 18-9 155-139 2-1 9-18 141-156
in October games 0-1 4-5 38-47 1-0 7-2 44-42 0-1 3-6 34-54
after failing to cover the spread in 2 out of their last 3 games 0-0 8-6 62-54 0-0 9-5 60-56 0-0 3-11 48-70
after having lost 2 out of their last 3 games 0-0 7-4 47-50 0-0 4-7 48-52 0-0 3-8 39-63
off an upset loss as a favorite 0-0 1-3 20-27 0-0 4-1 27-21 0-0 1-4 21-28
off an upset loss as a road favorite 0-0 0-0 9-9 0-0 0-0 10-8 0-0 0-0 9-9
off a road loss 0-0 6-5 50-50 0-0 6-6 53-48 0-0 3-9 46-56
off an extremely close road loss by 3 points or less 0-0 2-1 11-10 0-0 3-0 12-9 0-0 2-1 10-11
after a loss by 3 or less points 0-0 3-2 19-19 0-0 4-1 19-18 0-0 3-2 18-20
after a loss by 6 or less points 0-0 4-5 32-33 0-0 8-2 32-31 0-0 4-6 32-34
after playing their last game on the road 0-1 7-7 84-77 1-0 8-7 84-79 0-1 4-11 83-82
after 1 or more consecutive losses against the spread 1-0 9-7 79-88 1-0 13-5 99-71 1-0 5-13 67-107
after 1 or more consecutive losses 1-0 11-10 86-92 1-0 16-7 97-85 1-0 7-16 74-111
when playing against a team with a winning record 0-0 4-5 50-60 0-0 5-4 65-50 0-0 1-8 32-84
in the first half of the season 2-2 7-10 73-87 3-1 13-5 82-82 2-2 6-12 68-98
after the first month of the season 0-0 11-12 127-130 0-0 15-9 139-124 0-0 6-18 119-148
in weeks 5 through 9 0-0 4-4 40-50 0-0 6-2 49-43 0-0 2-6 37-58
in a road game where the total is between 38.5 and 42 points 0-1 1-2 21-34 1-0 3-0 32-24 0-1 0-3 18-39
in all games where the total is between 35.5 and 42 points 2-2 5-7 92-102 3-1 8-4 101-96 2-2 4-8 98-103
as a road underdog of 7 points or less 1-0 7-6 41-43 0-1 6-8 47-42 1-0 3-11 29-60
as a road underdog of 3.5 to 7 points 1-0 6-2 28-23 0-1 1-7 29-24 1-0 2-6 16-37
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PITTSBURGH Team Trends
Description Against the spread Over/Under Straight Up
  Current Last 3 Since 1992 Current Last 3 Since 1992 Current Last 3 Since 1992
  W-L W-L W-L O-U O-U O-U W-L W-L W-L
as a favorite of 3.5 to 9.5 points 2-2 9-6 102-72 0-4 5-11 88-87 3-1 13-3 136-40
in all games 2-2 21-14 225-197 0-4 13-28 216-218 3-1 27-14 275-163
in all lined games 2-2 21-14 225-197 0-4 13-28 216-218 3-1 27-14 275-163
as a favorite 2-2 16-9 151-144 0-4 10-18 157-144 3-1 22-6 214-90
as a home favorite 1-0 9-3 104-81 0-1 8-6 99-88 1-0 13-1 144-45
as a home favorite of 7.5 to 10 points 1-0 3-0 24-12 0-1 1-2 16-21 1-0 3-0 33-4
as a home favorite of 7.5 to 14 points 1-0 4-0 35-27 0-1 1-3 26-37 1-0 4-0 56-7
in home games 1-0 10-5 120-93 0-1 8-10 117-101 1-0 14-4 158-62
in home lined games 1-0 10-5 120-93 0-1 8-10 117-101 1-0 14-4 158-62
in a home game where the total is between 42.5 and 45 points 1-0 3-0 18-9 0-1 1-4 13-16 1-0 4-1 24-5
in all games where the total is between 42.5 and 49 points 1-2 16-9 61-46 0-3 9-19 52-58 2-1 21-7 77-34
against conference opponents 1-1 15-10 175-146 0-2 9-22 165-167 2-0 21-10 212-124
when playing with 6 or less days rest 2-1 17-11 165-135 0-3 10-22 151-158 2-1 22-10 193-119
against AFC South division opponents 0-0 2-0 15-18 0-0 1-1 18-15 0-0 2-0 19-14
off a division game 1-0 5-5 89-75 0-1 6-8 83-86 1-0 10-4 110-61
in games played on a grass field 2-2 16-11 138-134 0-4 9-22 140-137 3-1 21-10 173-108
in October games 1-0 5-3 58-35 0-1 1-8 38-57 1-0 5-4 67-29
after covering the spread in 2 out of their last 3 games 0-0 6-6 67-62 0-0 5-10 68-67 0-0 8-7 90-45
after having won 2 out of their last 3 games 1-0 9-5 87-71 0-1 5-13 83-83 1-0 11-7 110-57
after having won 3 out of their last 4 games 0-0 5-3 69-60 0-0 3-8 67-67 0-0 7-4 93-42
off a road win against a division rival 1-0 2-1 24-24 0-1 2-4 20-32 1-0 5-1 37-14
off a win by 10 points or more over a division rival 0-0 1-1 37-28 0-0 2-2 30-36 0-0 3-1 49-19
off a win against a division rival 1-0 3-3 57-51 0-1 4-6 54-59 1-0 7-3 75-39
off a double digit road win 0-0 3-0 28-19 0-0 1-4 20-31 0-0 5-0 39-12
off a road win 1-0 6-2 56-49 0-1 3-9 48-63 1-0 9-3 74-36
after allowing 14 points or less last game 0-1 6-4 85-66 0-1 3-9 82-76 0-1 7-5 103-56
after allowing 9 points or less last game 0-1 2-2 49-37 0-1 1-4 51-38 0-1 2-3 59-31
after allowing 3 points or less in the first half last game 0-1 4-2 60-47 0-1 2-6 57-53 0-1 4-4 75-36
after a win by 10 or more points 0-1 8-4 83-66 0-1 4-10 73-78 0-1 10-4 104-49
after a win by 14 or more points 0-1 7-3 57-49 0-1 2-9 48-59 0-1 8-3 71-37
after leading in their previous game by 14 or more points at the half 0-0 6-1 28-27 0-0 2-5 29-27 0-0 6-1 41-15
after playing their last game on the road 2-0 11-5 105-87 0-2 7-13 96-104 2-0 14-6 134-66
after a 2 game road trip 0-0 1-1 29-24 0-0 1-3 27-29 0-0 3-1 37-18
after 1 or more consecutive wins against the spread 0-1 11-8 112-100 0-1 6-17 110-107 0-1 14-9 140-79
after 1 or more consecutive wins 1-1 13-8 136-120 0-2 7-19 131-134 1-1 17-9 168-99
in the first half of the season 2-2 10-7 92-84 0-4 3-16 84-97 3-1 11-8 112-70
after the first month of the season 0-0 12-10 166-131 0-0 9-15 146-157 0-0 16-8 202-104
in weeks 5 through 9 0-0 3-6 65-42 0-0 1-8 46-63 0-0 4-5 77-33
in a home game where the total is between 38.5 and 42 points 0-0 0-0 36-34 0-0 1-0 38-37 0-0 1-0 53-22
in all games where the total is between 35.5 and 42 points 1-0 1-1 115-118 0-1 1-3 121-119 1-0 2-2 144-98
as a home favorite of 7 points or less 0-0 5-3 69-51 0-0 7-3 71-50 0-0 9-1 86-37
as a home favorite of 3.5 to 7 points 0-0 3-2 49-29 0-0 4-2 45-33 0-0 6-0 62-16
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Team Statistics
Performance statistics for each team in various situations are listed below.
JACKSONVILLE Current Season Performance
  Straight Up Against Spread Team Opponent
  W-L Units W-L O-U Score Half Yards YPP TO Score Half Yards YPP TO
Conference 2-2 0.45 2-2 3-1 27.25 13.75 327.75 5.023 1 18.5 4 312.5 5.252 2.5
Last 3 Games 1-2 -1.45 1-2 3-0 26.667 12 343.667 5.129 1.333 22.333 5.333 349 5.849 2
Grass 2-1 2.15 2-1 2-1 29.667 15 333.333 5.348 1 17 2 259.667 4.477 2.667
All 2-2 0.45 2-2 3-1 27.25 13.75 327.75 5.023 1 18.5 4 312.5 5.252 2.5
Road Games 2-1 1.5 2-1 2-1 31 17.333 333.667 4.955 0.333 12.333 3.333 286.667 4.914 3
Team Statistics
Performance statistics for each team in various situations are listed below.
PITTSBURGH Current Season Performance
  Straight Up Against Spread Team Opponent
  W-L Units W-L O-U Score Half Yards YPP TO Score Half Yards YPP TO
Conference 2-0 2 1-1 0-2 23.5 16.5 335.5 5.368 1 13.5 3.5 262.5 4.412 2
Grass 3-1 0.2 2-2 0-4 22.5 13.5 322 5.194 1 14.75 6.75 266.5 4.498 1.75
Last 3 Games 2-1 -0.8 2-1 0-3 23 13.333 332.667 5.118 1 13.667 6.667 276.333 4.555 2
All 3-1 0.2 2-2 0-4 22.5 13.5 322 5.194 1 14.75 6.75 266.5 4.498 1.75
Home Games 1-0 1 1-0 0-1 26 14 335 5 0 9 3 237 4.086 1
JACKSONVILLE Current Season Statistics
  Rushing Passing Total
  PPG Half FD TOP ATT-YDS YPR CMP-ATT PCT YDS PYA ATT-YDS YPP YPPT
Offense (All Games) 27.3 13.8 20.8 32.13 35-149 (4.3) 17-31 53.7% 179 (5.8) 65-328 5 12
Opponents Defensive Avg. 24.1 12.5 20 29.85 29-120 (4.1) 20-33 59.4% 221.8 (6.7) 62-342 5.5 14.2
Offense Road Games 31 17.3 21 33.09 38-165 (4.4) 15-30 51.7% 168.3 (5.7) 67-334 5 10.8
Defense (All Games) 18.5 4 18.5 30.26 29-166 (5.7) 18-31 58.2% 147 (4.8) 60-313 5.3 16.9
Opponents Offensive Avg. 24.1 12.5 20 29.85 29-120 (4.1) 20-33 59.4% 221.8 (6.7) 62-342 5.5 14.2
Defense Road Games 12.3 3.3 17.7 30.09 27-161 (6) 19-32 58.9% 125.7 (4) 58-287 4.9 23.2
PITTSBURGH Current Season Statistics
  Rushing Passing Total
  PPG Half FD TOP ATT-YDS YPR CMP-ATT PCT YDS PYA ATT-YDS YPP YPPT
Offense (All Games) 22.5 13.5 19.8 31.56 27-95 (3.5) 22-35 62.1% 227 (6.5) 62-322 5.2 14.3
Opponents Defensive Avg. 22.9 13.9 19.8 30.88 27-93 (3.5) 21-33 64.5% 232.6 (7) 60-325 5.4 14.2
Offense Road Games 26 14 22 34.37 32-102 (3.2) 23-35 65.7% 233 (6.7) 67-335 5 12.9
Defense (All Games) 14.8 6.8 17.5 28.83 25-113 (4.6) 22-35 61.9% 154 (4.4) 59-267 4.5 18.1
Opponents Offensive Avg. 22.9 13.9 19.8 30.88 27-93 (3.5) 21-33 64.5% 232.6 (7) 60-325 5.4 14.2
Defense Road Games 9 3 14 25.63 20-91 (4.6) 20-38 52.6% 146 (3.8) 58-237 4.1 26.3
JACKSONVILLE Turnovers, Penalties and Special Teams Statistics
  Turnovers Lost Third Downs Fourth Downs Kickoff Returns Punt Returns Penalties
  INT FL TO DIFF #-MADE PCT #-MADE PCT KR-YDS YPKR PR-YDS YPPR PEN-YDS
Stats For (All Games) 0.8 0.3 1 1.5 13-4 30.8% 1-0 100% 2-30 (20) 1-3 (2.6) 9-76
Opponents Avg. Stats Against 1.3 0.4 1.6 2.2 13-5 35.3% 1-1 53.3% 2-35 (23.6) 19-2 (8.5) 8-65
Stats For (Road Games) 0.3 0 0.3 2.7 13-3 25.6% 1-1 100% 1-11 (16) 1-3 (2.3) 8-69
Stats Against (All Games) 1.3 1.3 2.5 0 13-5 37.7% 1-0 33.3% 1-20 (19.5) 1-21 (20.8) 9-81
Opponents Avg. Stats For 1.3 0.7 1.9 0 13-5 38.2% 0-0 42.9% 2-33 (22.2) 18-2 (8.1) 7-65
Stats Against (Road Games) 1.3 1.7 3 0 13-5 35% 1-0 33.3% 1-19 (28) 1-9 (14) 10-84
PITTSBURGH Turnovers, Penalties and Special Teams Statistics
  Turnovers Lost Third Downs Fourth Downs Kickoff Returns Punt Returns Penalties
  INT FL TO DIFF #-MADE PCT #-MADE PCT KR-YDS YPKR PR-YDS YPPR PEN-YDS
Stats For (All Games) 0.5 0.5 1 0.8 13-5 36.5% 0-0 0% 2-27 (18.2) 3-15 (6.1) 9-79
Opponents Avg. Stats Against 0.9 0.5 1.4 1.6 12-5 37.4% 0-0 66.7% 1-19 (17.9) 14-2 (7) 8-65
Stats For (Home Games) 0 0 0 1 13-3 23.1% 0-0 0% 2-45 (22.5) 2--1 (-0.5) 10-72
Stats Against (All Games) 1 0.8 1.8 0 13-4 32.7% 2-1 28.6% 3-58 (23.1) 2-12 (7.7) 8-80
Opponents Avg. Stats For 1 0.8 1.8 0 13-5 38% 1-0 36.8% 2-46 (23.8) 11-2 (6) 7-64
Stats Against (Home Games) 0 1 1 0 15-5 33.3% 3-0 0% 2-52 (26) 1-12 (12) 11-131
Current Season Results And Upcoming Games
Here are the most recent results and upcoming schedules for the two teams involved. Lines, total, game scores, results versus the spread, straight up and against the total are all displayed.
JACKSONVILLE Season Results
  Team Stats Opp Stats
Date Opponent Score SU Line ATS Tot. O/U Rushing Passing TO Rushing Passing TO
09/10/2017 @HOUSTON 29-7 W 6 W 38 U 23-93 19-36-110 1 39-155 11-21-125 1
09/17/2017 TENNESSEE 16-37 L 1 L 41 O 25-99 20-34-211 2 36-179 15-27-211 1
09/24/2017 BALTIMORE 44-7 W 3 W 38 O 35-166 20-33-244 0 25-134 14-27-52 2
10/01/2017 @NY JETS 20-23 L -4 L 38.5 O 32-256 23-32-215 1 39-175 15-35-136 1
10/08/2017 @PITTSBURGH 30-9 W 7 W 41.5 U 20-70 33-55-301 0 37-231 8-14-82 1
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PITTSBURGH Season Results
  Team Stats Opp Stats
Date Opponent Score SU Line ATS Tot. O/U Rushing Passing TO Rushing Passing TO
09/10/2017 @CLEVELAND 21-18 W -10 W 47.5 U 25-57 20-30-180 3 17-35 24-36-255 3
09/17/2017 MINNESOTA 26-9 W -8 W 43.5 U 32-102 23-35-233 1 20-91 20-38-146 2
09/24/2017 @CHICAGO 17-23 L -7 L 43.5 U 38-220 15-22-84 3 17-70 22-39-212 1
10/01/2017 @BALTIMORE 26-9 W -3.5 W 42 U 15-82 31-49-206 2 42-173 18-30-208 1
10/08/2017 JACKSONVILLE 9-30 L -7 L 41.5 U 20-70 33-55-301 0 37-231 8-14-82 1
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Team Line Action
Oddsmakers move a line in part because of one-sided public betting action on a side or total. They also move the line in reaction to wise guys selections. Either way, this section attempts to uncover whether the wise guys and public have a read on a given team. It summarizes both line and total movements. As a general rule, follow the line or total movement when percentages exceed 57% and go against it when they are below 43%.
The betting public is correct when moving the money line in PITTSBURGH games 44.8% of the time over the past 3 seasons. (13-16)
The betting public is correct when moving the money line in PITTSBURGH games 50.5% of the time since 1992. (159-156)
The betting public is correct when moving the money line in JACKSONVILLE games 37.9% of the time over the past 3 seasons. (11-18)
The betting public is correct when moving the money line in JACKSONVILLE games 47.1% of the time since 1992. (129-145)
The betting public is correct when moving the total in PITTSBURGH games 48.6% of the time over the past 3 seasons. (17-18)
The betting public is correct when moving the total in PITTSBURGH games 51.1% of the time since 1992. (187-179)
The betting public is correct when moving the total in JACKSONVILLE games 43.8% of the time over the past 3 seasons. (14-18)
The betting public is correct when moving the total in JACKSONVILLE games 51% of the time since 1992. (150-144)
Head-to-Head Series History
Listed below is a summary of the games results in recent Head-to-Head matchups.
  Rushing Passing Turnovers Penalties
Date Teams Score Line Result Half FD TOP ATT-YDS CMP-ATT YDS FL INT PEN-YDS
JACKSONVILLE 30 41.5 U 7 15 28:52 37-231 8-37 82 0 1 4-19
10/08/2017 PITTSBURGH 9 -7 6 21 31:08 20-70 33-20 301 0 5 5-37
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JACKSONVILLE Key Player Injuries
[S] 10/08/2017 - Jarrod Wilson expected to miss Sunday vs. Pittsburgh ( Shoulder )
[LB] 10/08/2017 - Lerentee McCray "?" Sunday vs. LA Rams ( Knee )
[WR] 10/08/2017 - Jaelen Strong "?" Sunday vs. LA Rams ( Hamstring )
[OL] 10/08/2017 - Brandon Linder "?" Sunday vs. LA Rams ( Illness )
[S] 10/08/2017 - Jarrod Wilson "?" Sunday vs. LA Rams ( Shoulder )
[S] 10/07/2017 - Jarrod Wilson "?" Sunday vs. Pittsburgh ( Shoulder )
[WR] 10/07/2017 - Jaelen Strong is downgraded to expected to miss Sunday vs. Pittsburgh ( Hamstring )
[OL] 10/07/2017 - Brandon Linder is downgraded to expected to miss Sunday vs. Pittsburgh ( Illness )
[LB] 10/06/2017 - Lerentee McCray expected to miss Sunday vs. Pittsburgh ( Knee )
[OL] 10/04/2017 - Brandon Linder "?" Sunday vs. Pittsburgh ( Illness )
[WR] 10/04/2017 - Marqise Lee probable Sunday vs. Pittsburgh ( Ribs )
[LB] 10/01/2017 - Lerentee McCray "?" Sunday vs. Pittsburgh ( Knee )
[WR] 10/01/2017 - Jaelen Strong "?" Sunday vs. Pittsburgh ( Hamstring )
[S] 09/21/2017 - Calvin Pryor IR ( Ankle )
[DT] 09/20/2017 - Michael Bennett IR ( Pectoral )
[WR] 09/11/2017 - Allen Robinson IR ( ACL )
[WR] 09/08/2017 - Dede Westbrook IR ( Abdominal )
[TE] 09/05/2017 - Mychal Rivera IR ( Wrist )
[WR] 09/05/2017 - Rashad Greene Sr. IR ( Undisclosed )
PITTSBURGH Key Player Injuries
[T] 10/08/2017 - Marcus Gilbert probable Sunday vs. Jacksonville ( Hamstring )
[S] 10/07/2017 - Mike Mitchell probable Sunday vs. Jacksonville ( Hamstring )
[S] 10/07/2017 - Sean Davis probable Sunday vs. Jacksonville ( Ankle )
[DE] 10/07/2017 - Stephon Tuitt probable Sunday vs. Jacksonville ( Bicep )
[T] 10/06/2017 - Marcus Gilbert doubtful Sunday vs. Jacksonville ( Hamstring )
[G] 10/05/2017 - Ramon Foster probable Sunday vs. Jacksonville ( Thumb )
[S] 10/05/2017 - Sean Davis "?" Sunday vs. Jacksonville ( Ankle )
[DE] 10/05/2017 - Stephon Tuitt "?" Sunday vs. Jacksonville ( Bicep )
[S] 10/01/2017 - Mike Mitchell "?" Sunday vs. Jacksonville ( Hamstring )
[T] 10/01/2017 - Marcus Gilbert "?" Sunday vs. Jacksonville ( Hamstring )
[LB] 09/05/2017 - Keion Adams IR ( Shoulder )
[CB] 09/04/2017 - Cameron Sutton IR ( Undisclosed )