|Written by Mike|
Bet on the NFLWith Chip Kelley gone, can the Eagles get one more win? We'll find out Sunday as, Philadelphia takes on the New York Giants in Week 17. The game at MetLife Stadium is scheduled to kick off at 1:00 PM ET, and will be televised on FOX. Currently, oddsmakers have the Giants listed as a slight favorite to win.
The Eagles are 6-9 SU and 6-9 ATS so far this season. They are 3-4 on the road, and seven of their games have gone OVER the line, with the other eight going UNDER. They are coming off of a 38-24 loss to the Washington Redskins, where they lost against the spread as -3 ½ point home favorites. The total went OVER the 48 point line set by online betting experts in that game.
The Giants are 6-9 SU and 8-6-1 ATS overall this year. They are 3-4 at home, and ten of their games have gone OVER the line, with the other five all going UNDER. They are coming off of a 49-17 loss to the Minnesota Vikings, where they lost against the spread as 7 point road underdogs. The total went OVER the 45 point line set by NFL betting oddsmakers for that matchup.
Philadelphia is 2-5 ATS overall recently, and 3-8 ATS in Week 17. They are 1-6 ATS in January, and 0-4 ATS against NFC opponents lately. The total has gone UNDER in 3 of their last 4 games in January, and OVER in all 5 of their recent games against the NFC. The total has gone OVER in 5 of their last 6 overall, and OVER in 22 of their last 29 after a loss spreadwise. The total has gone OVER in 19 of their last 26 against teams with a losing record, and OVER in 38 of their last 56 coming off of a SU loss.
New York is 4-0 ATS in January, and 3-1-1 ATS against teams with a losing record. They are 8-3 ATS in Week 17, and 5-2 ATS coming off of a loss spreadwise. The total has gone OVER in 5 of their last 6 at home, and OVER in 5 of their last 6 against NFC opponents. The total has gone OVER in 4 of their last 5 against teams with a losing record, and UNDER in 4 of their last 5 matchups in January. The total has gone OVER in 7 of their last 9 overall, and OVER in 11 of their last 15 games in Week 17.
Between these teams, the Eagles are 4-1 ATS lately, and 7-1 ATS when playing in New York. The road team is 14-6-1 ATS, while the favorite is 5-1-1 ATS in this series. The total has gone OVER in 5 of their last 6 matchups in New York.
They last met on October 19, 2015, when the Eagles won 27-7, and won against the spread as -3 ½ point home favorites. The total went UNDER the 50 ½ point line set by the sportsbook for that game.
For Sunday's matchup, New York is listed in the gambling odds as a -3 ½ point home favorite. The over/under is set at 51 ½ points. On the moneyline, the Giants are a -175, with the Eagles listed at +155.
Interestingly, this game may also have ramifications for the Giants' head coach, Tom Coughlin, who may be on his way out if the team loses this tilt.