Giants vs. Eagles Total Pick
Will Sunday's NFC East tilt between the Giants and Eagles turn into a defensive struggle?
Who: Giants (0-2) at Eagles (1-1)
When: 1:00PM ET, Sunday, September 24
Where: Lincoln Financial Field, Philadelphia, PA
According to oddsmakers from online sports book Bovada.lv, the Eagles are 6-point favorites to beat the Giants, who opened as 3.5-point underdogs. As for the total, the number hit the board at 43 but has been bet down to 42.5.
NEW YORK GIANTS BETTING TRENDS
The Giants are just 1-4 against the spread in their last five road games, are 1-4 against the number in their last five games overall, and are 1-4 at the betting window in their last five conference games. They're also winless at 0-4 against the spread in their last four games in September.
PHILADELPHIA EAGLES BETTING TRENDS
The Eagles are 5-1 against the spread in their last six games in September, are 4-1 against the number in their last five games overall, and are 6-2 at the betting window in their last eight home games. They're also 11-5 against the spread in their last 16 games when playing in Week 3.
OUR PREDICTION: The under has cashed in six of the last seven meetings between these two teams in Philadelphia. It is also 5-2 in the Eagles' last seven games against NFC opponents and is 7-2 in their last nine games in September. On the other side, the punchless Giants have seen the under cash in nine of their last 11 games overall and in eight of their last 10 road games.
NFL WEEK 3 PICK: GIANTS/EAGLES UNDER 42.5