This week 12 NFL showdown between the Patriots and Giants can be found on FOX at 1:00 (11/26/23). The game will be held at MetLife Stadium in East Rutherford (NJ). In this non-conference showdown, New England is listed as 3.5 point road favorites against the Giants. Continue reading for my tips and betting advice.
NEW ENGLAND PATRIOTS VS NEW YORK GIANTS BETTING PICK
The Pick: New York Giants +3.5
This game will be played at MetLife Stadium at 1:00 ET on Sunday, November 26th.
WHY BET THE NEW YORK GIANTS:
- We have this one finishing with a projected score of 20-19 in favor of the Patriots.
- Our projections have Mac Jones finishing with 253.383 passing yards on 21.617/35.998 passing.
- The Patriots are projected to finish with 320 yards of offense compared to the 306 yards for the Giants.
Taking a Look at the Patriots Chances in East Rutherford
The Patriots come into their matchup against the Giants with a 2-8 record. In the AFC-East, they are 4th and 16th in AFC overall standings. The Patriots’ scoring margin heading into this week’s game is at -9.7, putting their ATS record at 2-8.
The New England offense is currently positioned 29th in the league, scoring an average of 14.1 points per contest. As a team, New England ranks 22nd in the NFL for passing yards per game with an average of 199.6. Their passing yards per attempt of 5.7, places them at 17 in the league.
On the ground, the Patriots have ran the ball an average of 24.5 times per game and are 26th in rushing yards. So far, they are averaging 3.8 yards per rushing attempt.
Defensively, the Patriots come into the game allowing an average of 228.8 passing yards per game and 97.7 rushing yards. When it comes to sacks, New England ranks 20th among other defenses. Overall, they are giving up 23.8 points on 326.5 yards.
Can the Giants Grab a Win at Home?
Looking at the NFC-East standings, the Giants are in 4th place on a record of 3-8. In the NFC, New York is in 13th place heading into week 12. In terms of the spread, the Giants hold a record of 3-7-1. This has come on an average scoring margin of -12.4.
On offense, the Giants are currently averaging 13.5 points per game, ranking them 30th in the NFL. In terms of the passing game, Giants have an average 150.6 passing yards per game, placing them 32nd in the league rankings. At present, 52.3% of their first downs have come through the passing game.
The Giants come in with an average of 4 yards per rushing attempt while running the ball an average of 28.1 times per game. In terms of total rushing yardage, they currently rank 13th in the league.
When it comes to yards allowed, the Giants rank 28th in the league, conceding an average of 371.6 yards per contest. New York’s defense has allowed 25.9 points per game, which has them 25th in the NFL.