Eagles vs Falcons Odds Preview
The Philadelphia Eagles will look to extend their unbeaten streak coming off of a bye under Andy Reid this Sunday when they host the Atlant Falcons at Lincoln Financial Field this Sunday.
Philadelphia is a perfect 13-0 SU coming off of a bye week over the last 13 years.
Atlanta is the NFL's only remaining undefeated team at 6-0 SU and 4-2 ATs. The Falcons are 2-8 SU and 2-7-1 ATS in their last 10 games against the Eagles.
Those siding with the visitors in this matchup saw the Falcons listed as 2.5-point underdogs at shops such as Bovada. Meanwhile, the over under line for the matchup was at 47 over at Sportsbook.ag.
Power Rankings / Prediction:
The Power Rankings at OddsShark have the No. 14-rated Falcons taking on the No. 16-rated Eagles in this contest. Handicapping models indicate a 31-18 win for the Falcons on Sunday.
How They Match Up:
The game also pits Philadelphia's No. 30-ranked offense, averaging 17.2 PPG, against a Falcons defense that ranks No. 7 this week at 18.8 PPG. The Eagles aerial game is averaging 257 yards per game, more than the Falcons secondary allows through the air, 223.3 YPG per game.
Defensively, the Falcons feature the league's No. 23-rated road run defense, allowing 132.3 yards per game. Philadelphia, meanwhile, ranks No. 9 in rushing offense at home.
The Falcons were a 23-20 winner in their most recent outing at home against the Raiders. They failed to cover the 10-point spread as favorites, while the total score (43) made winners of UNDER bettors. The Falcons grabbed a Week 6 victory over the Raiders in their last game, winning 23-20 at Georgia Dome.
Philadelphia lost its last outing, a 26-23 result against the Lions on October 14. The Eagles failed to cover in that game as a 3.5-point favorite, while the 49 combined points took the game OVER the total. Michael Vick's 311-yard performance through the air wasn't enough last time out, as Detroit earned a 26-23 win over Philadelphia on Sunday at Lincoln Financial Field.
Atlanta Falcons Trends:
When playing in October are 8-2
When playing on grass are 6-4
After being outgained are 9-1
When playing outside the division are 8-2
Philadelphia Eagles Trends:
When playing in October are 4-6
When playing on grass are 6-4
After being outgained are 6-4
When playing outside the division are 4-6
A few Falcons at Eagles trends to consider:
Atlanta is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Atlanta's last 5 games when playing on the road against Philadelphia
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Atlanta's last 5 games
The total has gone UNDER in 7 of Atlanta's last 9 games when playing Philadelphia
Philadelphia is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games when playing at home against Atlanta
Philadelphia is 5-0-1 ATS in its last 6 games when playing at home against Atlanta
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Philadelphia's last 5 games when playing at home against Atlanta
Philadelphia is 4-1 SU in its last 5 games at home
Atlanta home to Dallas, Sunday, November 4
Philadelphia at New Orleans, Monday, November 5