Jets vs. Browns Prediction

NFL Predictions: Will Browns beat Jets, win first game of season? 10/8/17

Will the Browns beat the Jets this afternoon and pick up their first victory of 2017? Or will Gang Green keep rolling?

Game Info

Who: Jets (2-2) at Browns (0-4)

When: 1:00PM ET, Sunday, October 8

Where: FirstEnergy Stadium, Cleveland, Ohio

The Odds

According to oddsmakers from online sports book Bovada.lv, this game is now a pick'em after the Browns opened as 1.5-point home favorites versus the Jets earlier in the week. As for the total, the number hit the board at 39.5 but has been bet up slightly to 40.

Bet NFL Week 5 Games

New York Jets Betting Trends

The Jets have failed to cover in four of their last five road games, are 1-4 against the number in their last five games coming off an ATS win, and are 2-5 at the betting window in their last seven games following a straight up victory. They've also failed to cover in seven of their last nine games played on grass.

Cleveland Browns Betting Trends

The Browns are 2-9 against the spread in their last 11 home games, are 1-6 against the number in their last seven games played in the month of October and are winless at the betting window in their last four games following a double-digit loss at home. They're also just 5-16-1 against the spread in their last 22 games played in the month of October.

NFL Quick Links: Scores & Matchups| Injuries | Odds Comparison | Betting Trends | ATS Stats | Public Betting Report | Westgate Las Vegas SuperContest

OUR PREDICTION: I don't like anything about this game. You're either forced to back a winless Browns team or a Jets squad that has won back-to-back games but was also accused of tanking before the season. In my dart-throw special of the day, I'll back the team that has actually won a game. The Jets aren't terribly talented but they're playing hard for Todd Bowles, whose seat appears to be cooling by the week. The Jets have also won four straight meetings between these two teams, including a 31-28 road win last season in a game that, ironically, Josh McCown started for the Browns. No offense to Deshone Kizer, who does offer some upside, but he's been the anti-Deshaun Watson. Going back to his days at Notre Dame, Kizer is 4-12 over his last 16 starts under center.

 

NFL WEEK 5 PREDICTIONS: NEW YORK JETS PK

Loading...

NFL Predictions & Picks

Thumbnail Broncos vs. Browns TNF Prediction The Thursday Night Football Game in Week 7 will feature a pair of banged-up teams when the Browns host the Broncos at 8:20 p.m. ET. Which of these injured squads...
Thumbnail Bills vs. Titans NFL Week 6 Prediction The 4-1 Bills visit the 3-2 Titans on Monday Night Football in Week 6 tonight and are laying six points as road chalk. Is Buffalo the best bet on the board or...
Thumbnail Seahawks vs. Steelers Week 6 Prediction The Sunday Night Football Game will feature a Russell Wilson-less Seahawks team traveling to Pittsburgh to take on the Steelers at 8:20 p.m. ET. Is 5 points too...
Thumbnail Cowboys vs. Patriots Week 6 Prediction The Cowboys have won four straight and are only laying 3.5 points to a Patriots team that has yet to win a home game this season. Is Dallas a safe bet to cover...
Thumbnail Cardinals vs. Browns Week 6 Prediction The Cardinals will put their unbeaten record on the line when they visit the Browns at 4:05 p.m. ET on Sunday. Arizona is catching over a field goal as a road...

NFL Headlines