The New York Giants finally picked up their first ATS cover of the year last week, but are still 0-6 SU and 1-5 ATS on the season.
Hosting the struggling Minnesota Vikings on Monday night, the Giants Cheap Retro NBA Jerseys were a 3.5-point home favorite this morning at most sportsbooks monitored by OddsShark.com.
As of Monday morning, more than 63 per cent of the betting consensus was on the Giants and almost the same percentage was betting OVER 47.5. On the season, these teams have combined for a 9-2 record favoring the OVER, which makes it very curious why the picks computer is predicting a low-scoring game (19-9 Vikes).
After four straight blowout losses, the New York Giants finally showed a pulse last Thursday night on the road against the Chicago Bears. The Giants eventually lost 27-21, but covered the spread as a 9.5-point road underdog.
While New York has struggled on both sides of the ball, the defense has been consistently bad, allowing a league-worst 34.8 points per game.
The Chiefs have beaten one team this season with a winning record. One. That was a 17-16 win over the Dallas Cowboys back in Week 2. There, the record caveat is out of the way. Now we can get down to business and recognize facts: Kansas City is 7-0, the only undefeated team in the NFL. Strength of schedule or not, that’s an impressive record in a league known for its parity.
The offense is averaging 24.1 points per game, strictly middle of the road, ranked 13th overall. The defense has been suffocating opponents, a good sign for a schedule that’s lacked playoff-caliber teams, to the tune of just 11.6 points per game. No team has scored more than 17 points against the Chiefs.
Clearly the model here is the 2000 Ravens, a team that won the Super Bowl scoring an average of just 20.8 points per game, while allowing only 10.5 points per game during the regular season. The 2008 Steelers, also Super Bowl champs, were the last team that had an offense ranked Cheap Replica Jerseys outside the top 10 in points per game (21.7 PPG, 20th) and held opponents to a league-best 13.9 points per game.