|2012 NFL Week 5 Browns vs. Giants Odds, Spread & Over/Under Totals|
|Written by Anthony Rome|
|Wednesday, 03 October 2012 17:00|
Browns vs. Giants Week 5 Odds
EAST RUTHERFORD, NJ (The Spread) – The Giants are heavy favorites this Sunday when they host the Browns at 1:00PM ET.
CLEVELAND: Brandon Weeden completed 25-of-52 passes with no touchdowns and an interception in the Browns’ 23-16 loss to the Ravens last Thursday night. Trent Richardson also rushed 14 times for 47 yards and a touchdown. Greg Little added four passes for 77 yards, while Jordan Norwood also caught four passes for 56 yards. The loss dropped Cleveland to 0-4 on the season but the Browns are 2-1-1 against the spread after covering as a 12-point favorite. The under has hit in three of the Browns’ first four games.
NEW YORK: The Giants fell to 2-2 on the year with their 19-17 loss to the Eagles on Sunday Night Football last week. The Giants are now 1-2-1 against the spread this season while the under is 3-1 in their four games. Eli Manning has thrown for 1,320 yards while Martellus Bennett has already caught three touchdown passes. Victor Cruz leads the team in receiving with 388 yards, while Andre Brown has rushed for 198 yards and Michael Boley leads the team with three interceptions.
ODDS: Oddsmakers from online sports book Bovada.lv have installed the Giants as 9.5-point home favorites over the Browns, while the over/under total is currently sitting at 44 points. Cleveland enters play with a 0-4 record and is 0-2 on the road, while New York is 2-2 overall and 1-1 at home.
TRENDS: The Browns are 0-3-1 against the spread in their last four games in October but they’re 5-0-1 ATS in their last six road games and 6-1-1 ATS in their last eight games overall. The Giants, meanwhile, are 6-1 ATS in their last seven games in Week 5 and 7-2-1 ATS in their last 10 games overall.