|2012 NFL Week 7: Jets vs. Patriots Point Spread Odds & Totals|
|Written by Anthony Rome|
|Friday, 19 October 2012 15:00|
Jets vs. Patriots Week 7 Odds
FOXBORO, NE (The Spread) – AFC East rivals clash in Foxboro this Sunday when the Patriots host the Jets at 4:25PM ET.
NEW YORK: The Jets crushed the Colts 35-9 as a 3.5-point favorite last Sunday. Mark Sanchez completed just 11-of-18 passes for 82 yards with two touchdowns and no interceptions. The hero was Shonn Greene, who rushed 32 times for 161 yards and three touchdowns. The Jets’ defense also intercepted Andrew Luck twice and held Vick Ballard to just 25 yards rushing. The win lifted New York to 3-3 and into a four-way tie with the Patriots, Bills and Dolphins in the AFC East Division. The Jets are also 4-2 against the spread and have covered the number in three of their last four games.
NEW ENGLAND: The Seahawks upset the Patriots 24-23 as a 3.5-point underdog in Week 6. Russell Wilson found Sidney Rice on a 46-yard touchdown pass with just 1:18 left on the clock to drop New England’s record to 3-3. Tom Brady threw for 395 yards with two touchdowns but he was also intercepted twice, which halted two Patriot scoring drives. Wes Welker racked up 138 yards on 10 catches with 1 touchdown, while Brandon Lloyd caught six passes for 80 yards. As previously mentioned, New England is 3-3 and is a four-way tie with New York, Miami and Buffalo, and is 4-2 against the spread this season.
ODDS: According to oddsmakers from online sports book Bovada.lv, the Patriots are 10.5-point favorites over the Jets, while the over/under total is currently sitting at 47.5 points. The Patriots enter this game with a straight up record of 3-3 and are 4-2 against the spread, while the Jets are 3-3 straight up and 4-2 ATS.
TRENDS: The over is 4-0-1 in the last five meetings between these two teams in New England and 5-0-1 in the last six meetings overall. The home team is also 5-2 against the spread in the last seven meetings between these two teams, while the Jets are 6-13-1 against the spread in their last 20 games versus the Patriots.