|2013 NFL NFC East Week 11 Odds & Spread: Redskins vs. Eagles|
|Written by Drew Sharper|
|Thursday, 14 November 2013 15:00|
Redskins vs. Eagles Odds
Philadelphia is 5-5 on the season, 0-4 at home and 5-5 against the spread. Washington is 3-6 overall, 1-4 on the road and 3-6 against the spread. The road team has won five of the last seven in this series.
Trends show that the road team is 7-2 against the spread in the last 9 games of this series and the Redskins have covered the spread in 5 of their last 6 trips to Philadelphia.
According to oddsmakers from Bovada.lv, the Eagles are favored at home, as they have odds of -3.5 points against the Redskins. The over/under total for the game has been set at 53 points (View Matchup). The opening odds for this game had Philadelphia favored by 3.5. The spread dropped to 3 for a while before adding the hook again. The over/under total opened at 52.5 points and held there most of the week before moving to 53.
Philadelphia is coming off a 27-13 win at Green Bay last week for its second straight win and fourth win in six games. The Eagles are coming into this game averaging 413.4 yards per game on offense, while the defense is allowing 417 yards per contest. Nick Foles has exploded in recent weeks and now has 1,256 passing yards with 16 touchdowns and no interceptions. LeSean McCoy has rushed for 932 yards and three scores as well. DeSean Jackson has caught 54 passes for 903 yards and seven scores.
Washington is coming off a 34-27 loss at Minnesota last Thursday. The Redskins have alternated wins and losses over their last seven games. Washington is averaging 410.4 yards per game on offense this year, while the defense is giving up 388.6 yards per game. Robert Griffin III has thrown for 2,450 yards and 12 touchdowns this season, but has nine interceptions. Alfred Morris has rushed for 825 yards and five scores as well, while Pierre Garcon has added 61 catches for 803 yards and three scores.
In terms of Injuries, Philadelphia linebacker Jake Knott (hamstring) and cornerback Bradley Fletcher (hamstring) are questionable. Washington defensive end Adam Carriker will miss the rest of the season with a quad injury.
The Public Bets for this game are currently backing Washington, as the Redskins are getting 54% of the wagers with odds of +3.5 points at Philadelphia on Sunday.