|Written by Mike|
Bet on the NFLWill this finally be the week New York football fans see a ray of hope? Probably not, as the Pittsburgh Steelers come to town to take on the New York Jets. The game at MetLife Stadium kicks off at 1:00 PM ET.
The Steelers are 6-3 SU so far this season, and 2-2 SU on the road. They are 5-4 ATS, and six of their games have gone OVER the line, with the other three going UNDER. THey are coming off of a 43-23 win over the Baltimore Ravens, where they won against the spread as 2.5 point home favorites. The total went OVER the 47.5 point line that was set for the game.
The Jets are 1-7 SU overall this year, and 1-4 SU at home. They are 1-7-1 ATS, and five of their games have gone OVER the line set by oddsmakers, and the other four went UNDER. They are coming off of a 24-10 loss to the Kansas City Chiefs, where they lost against the spread as 9.5 point road underdogs. The total went UNDER the 41.5 point line that was set.
Pittsburgh is 5-0 ATS in November, and 4-1 ATS against AFC opponents. They are 5-2 ATS against losing teams, and 5-2 ATS on the road. They are 2-5 ATS in Week 10. The total has gone UNDER in 6 of their last 8 against losing teams, and OVER in 10 of their last 14 overall. The total has gone OVER in 5 of their last 7 in November.
New York is 2-8 ATS in November, and 1-5 ATS against the AFC. They are 1-7-1 ATS overall lately, and 0-5 ATS at home. The total has gone OVER in 4 of their last 5 games in Week 10, and OVER in 15 of their last 24 games in November.
Between these teams, the total has gone UNDER in 7 of their last 10 meetings, and UNDER in all 4 of their recent matchups in New York.
They last met in October 2013, when the Steelers won 19-6, and won against the spread as 1 point road favorites. The total went UNDER the 40.5 point line that was set by sportsbooks.
For this afternoon's game, the Steelers are listed as 4 point road favorites. The over/under is set at 47 points. The Jets are a +175 on the moneyline, with the Steelers a -210.