Jets vs. Cardinals Odds
As the Arizona Cardinals and New York Jets get set to meet in Monday Night Football, here is a look at the latest odds for kickoff.
According to the oddsmakers at BetDSI, the Cardinals are favored at home this week, as they are getting odds of -7 points against the Jets. The over/under total for the contest has been set at 46 points. The Jets have won six straight meetings with the Cardinals, going 3-2 against the spread in the last five meetings. These two have hit the under in three of their last four encounters.
Arizona is just 2-3 to start the season, but coming off a 33-21 win over the 49ers in Week 5. The Cardinals are 2-3 against the spread and 3-2 with the under. After missing last week’s game with a concussion, Carson Palmer is expected to return tonight to lead the Arizona offense. He’s not off to the best start this season, as he has 1,150 passing yards with 6 touchdowns and 5 interceptions. Still, the offense is averaging 25 points and 379.4 yards per game thanks to the play of David Johnson. Johnson has run for 457 yards and five touchdowns this season while catching 17 passes for 238 yards. Defensively, Arizona is still pretty solid. The Cardinals are holding opponents to just 20.2 points and 329 yards per game. Arizona has 18 sacks on the year, led by a combined 10 from Markus Golden and Chandler Jones. The unit has also forced 12 turnovers in five games.
New York is now just 1-4 on the season following a 31-13 loss at Pittsburgh last week. The Jets have dropped three straight, losing all three by double figures. They are 1-4 against the spread and 3-2 with the over. Typically known for defense, the Jets are struggling this year, giving up 27.2 points and 388.2 yards per game. They are allowing a league-worst 319.8 passing yards per contest. The unit has also produced just three turnovers in five games. Offensively, turnovers have also been an issue, as they have 13 for the year. Ryan Fitzpatrick has thrown 10 interceptions with just 5 touchdowns in 2016. He is also completing only 57.8 percent of his passes for 1,267 yards. As a team, the Jets are averaging just 18.4 points and 357.8 yards per game. Matt Forte is leading the offense with 341 rushing yards and three touchdowns while catching 13 passes for 90 yards.