NFL Matchups  >>  NY Giants Giants vs. Atlanta Falcons Preview 12/16/2012

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The New York Giants and the Atlanta Falcons will both be gunning for a victory on Sunday when they meet at Georgia Dome.
Oddsmakers currently have the Falcons listed as 1-point favorites versus the Giants, while the game's total is sitting at 51½.
The Giants were a 52-27 winner in their most recent outing at home against the Saints. They covered the 4-point spread as favorites, while the total score (79) made winners of OVER bettors.
In their last action, Atlanta was a 30-20 loser on the road against the Panthers. They failed to cover the 3-point spread as favorites, while the combined score (50) was profitable news for OVER bettors.

TEAM RECORDS:
New York: 8-5 SU, 6-7 ATS
Atlanta: 11-2 SU, 7-5-1 ATS
NEW YORK MOST RECENTLY:
When playing in December are 5-5
When playing on turf are 7-3
After being outgained are 4-6
When playing outside the division are 8-2

ATLANTA MOST RECENTLY:
When playing in December are 6-4
When playing on turf are 7-3
After being outgained are 8-2
When playing outside the division are 9-1


A FEW TRENDS TO CONSIDER:
NY Giants are 5-0 SU in their last 5 games when playing on the road against Atlanta
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of the NY Giants last 5 games when playing on the road against Atlanta
The total has gone UNDER in 7 of the NY Giants last 8 games on the road
The total has gone UNDER in 7 of the NY Giants last 8 games when playing Atlanta
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Atlanta's last 5 games when playing at home against NY Giants
Atlanta is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games at home
The total has gone UNDER in 7 of Atlanta's last 8 games when playing NY Giants
Atlanta is 11-2 SU in its last 13 games

NEXT UP:
NY Giants at Baltimore, Sunday, December 23
Atlanta at Detroit, Saturday, December 22