Browns vs Jaguars Preview
Jacksonville Jaguars vs Cleveland Browns Odds
Jacksonville beat the league's worst team on the road last week and gets arguably the second worst in Week 11.
The Jaguars visit Cleveland and they are 4-1 SU lifetime at the Dawg Pound. The Browns have scored 40 points TOTAL in their past four games and this one reeks of UNDER potential. The under is 6-1 the past 7 games when Cleveland is an NFL underdog.
On the opening line for this matchup the Browns sit as 1.5-point favorites . The total, meanwhile, has been pegged by the oddsmakers at 36.
Power Rankings / Prediction:
The Browns - Jaguars odds would favor the Jaguars if the lines were set according to power ranks. Cleveland is rated No. 22 in our latest OddsShark poll, while the Jaguars sit at No. 19. Math models based on recent stats and predictive formulas point to a 13-11 win for the Browns.
How They Match Up:
The game also pits Cleveland's No. 29-ranked offense, averaging 14.6 PPG, against a Jaguars defense that ranks No. 6 this week at 18.4 PPG. The Browns aerial game is averaging 207.1 yards per game, more than the Jaguars secondary allows through the air, 189.3 YPG per game.
Defensively, the Jaguars feature the league's No. 21-rated road run defense, allowing 126.6 yards per game. Cleveland, meanwhile, ranks No. 23 in rushing offense at home.
Last time out for Jacksonville, they were a 17-3 winner as they battled the Colts on the road. The Jaguars covered in the match as a 3-point favorite, while 20 combined points moved the game UNDER for totals bettors. Maurice Jones-Drew went over the 100-yard mark (114) in his team's latest effort as Jacksonville defeated Indianapolis by a score of 17-3 on Sunday.
Last time out for Cleveland, they were a 13-12 loser as they battled the Rams at home. The Browns failed to cover in the match as a 2.5-point favorite, while 25 combined points moved the game UNDER for totals bettors. The Browns suffered a Week 10 loss against St. Louis in their last game, falling 13-12 at Cleveland Browns Stadium.
Jacksonville Jaguars Trends:
When playing in November are 6-4
When playing on grass are 3-7
After outgaining opponent are 3-7
When playing outside the division are 3-7
Cleveland Browns Trends:
When playing in November are 2-8
When playing on grass are 2-8
After outgaining opponent are 4-6
When playing outside the division are 4-6
A few Jaguars at Browns trends to consider:
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Jacksonville's last 5 games on the road
The total has gone UNDER in 8 of Jacksonville's last 9 games
Jacksonville is 4-1 SU in its last 5 games when playing on the road against Cleveland
Jacksonville is 4-8 ATS in its last 12 games
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Cleveland's last 5 games
Cleveland is 2-5 SU in its last 7 games at home
Cleveland is 1-4 SU in its last 5 games when playing at home against Jacksonville
Cleveland is 1-5 SU in its last 6 games
Jacksonville home to Houston, Sunday, November 27
Cleveland at Cincinnati, Sunday, November 27