Giants Packers Week 12 betting pick
The Green Bay Packers will be looking for their sixth straight win this Sunday night when they visit the New York Giants at MetLife Stadium.
And they will be looking to extend their 9-1 ATS mark as an underdog, one of the nastiest stats in all of football betting.
The Packers are 4-1 ATS over thier current win streak while the Giants are 0-2 SU and ATS over the last two weeks.
New York is 4-2 ATS and 3-3 SU in its last six games overall against the Packers, but Green Bay is 4-0 SU and 3-1 ATS in the last four games these two teams have played in New York.
The total has gone OVER in each of the last five meetings between the Packers and the Giants.
Bettors who were going with the Giants in this one found them listed as 1.5-point favorites on the betting line at 5Dimes. Totals bettors have seen that number set earlier in the week at 49 but it was on the move at Bovada.
Power Rankings / Prediction:
According to the Power Rankings here at OddsShark it's the No. 14-rated Giants and the No. 15-rated Packers in this matchup. Predictive formulas point to a 31-29 win for the Giants on Sunday.
How They Match Up:
Offensively, the game matches up New York's No. 7-ranked offense (26.7 PPG) against a Packers defense that ranks No. 10 at 20.7 PPG. The Giants passing attack has averaged 256 yards per game, more than the Packers give up through the air (244.4 YPG on average).
Defensively, the Packers feature the league's No. 15-rated road run defense, allowing 110.8 yards per game. New York, meanwhile, ranks No. 18 in rushing offense at home.
Green Bay was a 24-20 winner in its last match on the road against the Lions. They covered the 3-point spread as favorites, while the total score of 44 sent UNDER bettors to the payout window. The Packers's last action saw them get a 2-TD performance from Aaron Rodgers as they handed Detroit a 24-20 loss at Ford Field.
New York lost its last outing, a 31-13 result against the Bengals on November 11. The Giants failed to cover in that game as a 3.5-point favorite, while the 44 combined points took the game UNDER the total. The Giants suffered a Week 10 loss against Cincinnati in their last game, falling 31-13 at Paul Brown Stadium.
Green Bay Packers Trends:
When playing in November are 9-1
When playing on turf are 8-2
After being outgained are 8-2
When playing outside the division are 5-5
New York Giants Trends:
When playing in November are 3-7
When playing on turf are 7-3
After outgaining opponent are 9-1
When playing outside the division are 8-2
A few Packers at Giants trends to consider:
Green Bay is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games
The total has gone OVER in 5 of Green Bay's last 5 games when playing NY Giants
Green Bay is 13-3 SU in its last 16 games on the road
Green Bay is 4-1 SU in their last 5 games when playing on the road against NY Giants
The total has gone OVER in 5 of the NY Giants last 5 games when playing Green Bay
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of the NY Giants last 5 games
The total has gone OVER in 4 of the NY Giants last 5 games when playing at home against Green Bay
NY Giants are 12-4 SU in their last 16 games
Green Bay home to Minnesota, Sunday, December 2
NY Giants at Washington, Monday, December 3