Steelers vs. Giants Week 9 Odds
NEW YORK, NY (The Spread) – Two quarterbacks from the 2004 NFL Draft class will battle in New York on Sunday when the Giants host the Steelers at 4:25PM ET.
PITTSBURGH: The Steelers won their second consecutive game last week by beating the Redskins 27-12 as a 4.5-point favorite. Ben Roethlisberger completed 24-of-33 passes for 222 yards with three touchdowns and no interceptions, while Jonathan Dwyer has rushed for 107 yards with 17 carries. Mike Wallace also added seven catches and 62 receiving yards, while Heath Miller caught four passes for 46 yards and a score. The Steelers are 4-3 overall and 3-4 against the spread, and have now covered the number in the last two games.
NEW YORK: The Giants have now won four straight games and six of their first 8 after beating the Cowboys 29-24 in Dallas last Sunday. Eli Manning completed 15-of-29 passes for 192 yards with one interception, while Ahmad Bradshaw rushed for 78 yards on 22 carries. Although New York’s defense allowed Tony Romo to throw for 437 yards, the Giants also intercepted him four times. The G-Men are now 6-2 overall and 4-3-1 against the spread, and have now covered in three of their last four games.
ODDS: Oddsmakers from online sports book Bovada.lv have installed the Giants as 3.5-point favorites over the Steelers, while the over/under total is currently sitting at 47. Pittsburgh is 4-3 overall and 1-3 on the road, while New York is 6-2 overall and 3-1 at home.
TRENDS: The Steelers are 4-1 against the spread in their last five games in Week9, while the Giants are 9-1-1 ATS versus a team with a winning record and 4-1-1 ATS in their last six games overall. Pittsburgh is also 1-7 ATS in its last eight road games.