|2012 NFL Week 10 Odds & Spread: Giants vs. Bengals Betting Preview|
|Written by Anthony Rome|
|Thursday, 08 November 2012 15:00|
Giants vs. Bengals Week 10 Odds
CINCINNATI, OH (The Spread) – The Giants will head to Cincinnati this Sunday where they’ll play favorites versus a struggling Bengals team at 1:00PM ET.
NEW YORK: The Giants had their four-game winning streak snapped last Sunday by the Steelers, who beat them 24-20 in New York as a 3.5-point road underdog. It was the second time that the Giants failed to cover the spread in the past three weeks and they’re now 4-4-1 against the number this season and 6-3 overall. Eli Manning leads the team with 2,426 passing yards while Victor Cruz has a team-high seven touchdowns and 717 receiving yards. Jason Pierre-Paul leads the team with 6.5 sacks.
CINCINNATI: The Bengals have now lost four in a row and have failed to cover the spread in their last four games as well. The Broncos came to Cincinnati a week ago and beat the Bengals 31-23 as a 5-point road favorite. Andy Dalton completed 26-of-42 passes for 299 yards with one touchdown and one interception, while A.J. Green caught seven passes for 99 yards and one touchdown. Tight end Jermaine Gresham also caught six passes for 107 yards but it wasn’t enough to end Cincinnati’s skid. The Bengals are now 3-5 overall and 2-5-1 against he spread as they watch their playoff hopes continue to sink.
ODDS: According to oddsmakers from online sports book Bovada.lv, the Bengals are 4-point home underdogs versus the Giants, while the over/under total is currently sitting at 48.5 points. New York is 6-3 overall and 3-1 on the road, while Cincinnati is 3-5 overall and 1-3 at home.
TRENDS: The Giants are 4-1 against the spread in their last five games following an ATS loss and 4-1 ATS in their last five games following a straight up loss. The Bengals, meanwhile, are 0-4-1 against the number in their last five home games, 0-4 ATS in their last four games overall and 0-3-1 ATS in their last four games in November.