The Sports Authority Field at Mile High will be host to the game between the N.Y. Giants and the Denver Broncos this Sunday night at 8:30 PM EST. The lines opened with a posted total of 41 points which have since dropped to 40 points flat and a 9 point spread for Denver to cover, which has climbed to 12 points. The Broncos are getting the majority favor with 65% backing them to cover the spread and 35% against them.
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The Giants stand 4-1-1 ATS in their last 6 games following an ATS loss, 3-1-1 in their last 5 games in October, and 5-12-1 in their last 18 games following a bye-week. Their O/U is 1-6 in their last 7 games following an ATS loss, 1-5 in their last 6 games against a team with a winning record, and 4-1 in their last 5 games on the grass. They also stand 0-4 ATS in their last 4 meetings with the Broncos.
Denver, on the other hand, is 3-0-1 ATS in their last 4 games at home and on the grass, 4-1 against a team with a losing record, 3-1-1 in their last 5 games overall, and 14-6-1 in their last 21 games following a bye-week. Their O/U is 6-1 in their last 7 games following a win and in their last 7 Week 6 games, 1-5 in their last 6 October games, and 2-5 in their last 7 games following a bye-week.
The Giants losing streak continues as they now plummet to 0-5 after losing 27-22 to the Chargers last Sunday. Their offense is averaging 16.4 points and 345.4 yards per game while their defense is allowing 370.2 yards and 24.4 points per game. Denver, on the other hand, is 3-1 after beating Oakland 2 weeks ago 16-10 before resting on a bye-week. They’re averaging 24.5 points and 365 yards per game on the offense while the defense is holding foes to 18.5 points and 273.8 yards per game.
Our Free NFL Prediction: The Giants losing streak continues and with Odell Beckham Jr., their star wide receiver, out for this game – along with 2 other WRs – Denver’s defense has nothing to fear and should win this one-handedly. I’ll take the Broncos to cover here.