|2012 NFL Week 6 Odds Giants vs. 49ers Odds & Point Spread|
|Written by Anthony Rome|
|Friday, 12 October 2012 16:00|
Giants vs. 49ers Week 6 Odds
SAN FRANCISCO, CA (The Spread) – In a rematch of the 2012 NFC Championship Game, the 49ers will host the Giants at 4:25PM ET on Sunday.
NEW YORK: The Giants improved their record to 3-2 on the season with a 41-27 victory over the Browns in Week 5. New York had to erase deficits of 14-0 and 17-7 before finally pulling away in the second half. The Giants covered the spread as a 7.5-point favorite and are now 2-2-1 against the spread this season. The over, meanwhile, is now 2-3 in New York’s first five games, although its just 1-2 in the last three games. Eli Manning has thrown for 1,579 yards, while receiver Victor Cruz has a team-high five touchdowns.
SAN FRANCISCO: The 49ers improved their record to 4-1 with a 45-3 trouncing of the Bills last Sunday. The Niners covered as a 10-point favorite, which was the fourth time in five games that San Fran has covered the number. Even though the combined score went over the posted total of 45.5, the under has covered in two of San Francisco’s last three games. Alex Smith has thrown for 1,087 yards, while Vernon Davis has a team-high four touchdowns. The Niners a victory to keep ahead of the Rams (3-2) and Seahawks (3-2), as well as to keep pace with the 4-1 Cardinals in the NFC West.
ODDS: According to oddsmakers from online sports book Bovada.lv, the 49ers are 6.5-point favorites over the Giants, while the over/under total is currently sitting at 45.5 points. The Giants enter this game with a straight up record of 3-2 and are 1-1 on the road, while the 49ers are 4-1 straight up and 2-0 at home.
TRENDS: The Giants are 6-1 against the spread in their last seven games against the 49ers, but the favorite is 4-1 ATS in the last five meetings between these two teams. New York is also 8-1-1 against the spread in its last 10 games versus a team with a winning record and 8-2-1 ATS in its last 11 games overall. The 49ers, meanwhile, are 13-4-1 ATS in their last 18 games versus the NFC and 21-7-3 ATS in their last 31 home games.