Vikings vs. Giants Free Pick
NFL Odds: According to oddsmakers from online sports book Bovada.lv, the Giants are 3.5-point favorites over the Vikings, while the over/under total is currently sitting at 47.5 points for tonight’s game. Minnesota enters play with a 1-4 record and is 0-2 on the road this season, while New York is 0-6 overall and 0-2 at home.
NFL LINEMOVEMENT: The Giants opened as a 2.5-point favorite but the spread has been bet up to 3.5 at most online and Vegas sports books, while the total opened at 48, dropped to 46 and is now back up to 47.5 at most places.
NFL PUBLIC BETTING: Of the bets that have been placed on this game, 70% currently favor New York. This information is subject to change, however, so make sure to click on the link for the latest public betting figures.
NFL FREE PICK: Take the over. According to latest NFL trends, the over is 5-0 in the Vikings’ last five games overall and 6-0 in their last six games versus a team with a losing record. The over is also 7-1 in their last eight Monday games, 5-1 in their last six games versus NFC opponents and 13-6 in their last 19 games in October. On the other side, the over is 4-0 in the Giants’ last four home games, 4-1 in their last five games versus NFC opponents and 5-2 in their last seven games overall.
Josh Freeman will make his debut for the Vikings tonight against a New York defense that has struggled mightily over the first month of the season. Eli Manning is also due to put together a great game and why wouldn’t it be tonight against a Minnesota defense that allowed Cam Newton and the Panthers to rack up 35 points on them at home last week?
2013 MONDAY NIGHT FOOTBALL WEEK 7 FREE PICK: VIKINGS/GIANTS OVER 47.5