Giants vs. Eagles Odds
The sixth week of the NFL season concludes tonight with an NFC East battle as the Philadelphia Eagles host the New York Giants at 8:30PM ET on ESPN.
According to oddsmakers at BetDSI, Philadelphia is favored at home, as the Eagles are getting odds of -3.5 points against the Giants. The over/under total for the game has been set at 50.5 points. The Eagles have won five of their last seven meetings with the Giants and they are 4-2-1 against the spread in those seven games.
New York is 3-2 on the season, 3-2 against the spread and 3-2 with the over. The Giants are coming off a 30-27 win over the 49ers last Sunday night. They have now won three straight coming into this game. The Giants are averaging 26.4 points and 373.6 yards per game on offense led by the eighth-ranked passing attack (282.4 ypg). On defense, the Giants are allowing 21.8 points and 384.8 yards per game, but they allow the second-fewest rushing yards in the NFL (80.6 ypg). Eli Manning has thrown for 1,417 yards and 10 touchdowns this season to lead the offense while Odell Beckham Jr. has 31 catches for 428 yards and three touchdowns. OBJ is dealing with a hamstring injury that does have him questionable for this game. The NYG defense is led by Uani Unaga, who has 35 tackles with two interceptions.
Philadelphia is 2-3 on the season, 2-3 against the spread and 4-1 with the under. The Eagles are coming off a 39-17 win over the Saints last week to improve to 2-3 on the season. The Philly offense isn’t quite the power it was expected to be, as the Eagles are averaging just 23.4 points and 339 yards per game while the defense is allowing 20.6 points and 376.4 yards per game. Sam Bradford has thrown for 1,281 yards with eight touchdowns and six interceptions this season while DeMarco Murray has rushed for 130 yards and two scores on 49 carries. The Philly defense is led by Walter Thurmond, who has 27 tackles with three interceptions.