The Washington Redskins have covered the spread in each of their last four games against the New York Giants and will be hunting for an outright upset this Monday night when they host the Giants at FedExField.
The Redskins are 2-2 SU over their 4-0 ATS streak.
The total has gone UNDER in eight of the last 11 games between these two NFC East rivals. Washington is just 5-15 SU in its last 20 games at home.
Monday Night Football trends have been hard to locate for either team.
The Redskins were listed as 2.5-point underdogs at and other online sportsbooks, with the total listed at one point at 51 (but moving at GTbets).
Power Rankings / Prediction:
It's a betting matchup between the No. 7-rated Redskins and the No. 12-ranked Giants, according to the NFL Power Rankings here at Odds Shark. Predictive-scoring models run on this game indicate a potential 32-26 result in favor of the Giants.
How They Match Up:
Offensively, the game matches up Washington's No. 7-ranked offense (26.8 PPG) against a Giants defense that ranks No. 9 at 20.5 PPG. The Redskins passing attack has averaged 222 yards per game, less than the Giants give up through the air (252.6 YPG on average).
Defensively, the Giants feature the league's No. 5-rated road run defense, allowing 85.2 yards per game. Washington, meanwhile, ranks No. 2 in rushing offense at home.
The Giants were a 38-10 winner in their most recent outing at home against the Packers. They covered the 2.5-point spread as favorites, while the total score (48) made winners of UNDER bettors. Eli Manning dusted the Packers secondary for 3 TDs last time out as the Giants defeated Green Bay 38-10 at MetLife Stadium.
The Redskins were a 38-31 winner in their most recent outing on the road against the Cowboys. They covered the 3.5-point spread as underdogs, while the total score (69) made winners of OVER bettors. Last time out, Robert Griffin III threw for 4 scores and 311 yards in leading his team past Dallas at Cowboys Stadium.
New York Giants Trends:
When playing in December are 5-5
When playing on grass are 7-3
After outgaining opponent are 9-1
When playing within the division are 5-5
Washington Redskins Trends:
When playing in December are 2-8
When playing on grass are 3-7
After being outgained are 3-7
When playing within the division are 4-6
A few Giants at Redskins trends to consider:
The total has gone UNDER in 6 of the NY Giants last 7 games on the road
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of the NY Giants last 6 games
NY Giants are 5-1 SU in their last 6 games when playing on the road against Washington
NY Giants are 8-2 SU in their last 10 games on the road
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Washington's last 5 games
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Washington's last 5 games when playing NY Giants
The total has gone OVER in 8 of Washington's last 11 games when playing at home against NY Giants
The total has gone OVER in 6 of Washington's last 9 games at home
NY Giants home to New Orleans, Sunday, December 9
Washington home to Baltimore, Sunday, December 9