Green Bay looks to move to 12-0 but doing what they have done the past three times they visited the New York Giants - win straight up and cover the spread too.
While the Giants will operate on a short week after getting hammered by the Saints on Monday Night, the Packers bring their bankroll-padding 19-1 SU and 15-5 ATS past 20 games as NFL chalk to the table. They are also 9-0 SU and 7-2 ATS their past 9 road games.
Of note, the OVER is 5-1 the past 6 times these NFC foes have met up. And if you like the Giants at home, beware their recent 2-7-1 ATS run in 10 home games the past two seasons.
Sportsbooks have set the Giants as 6-point underdogs on the opening line for this contest. The total is listed at 52.5 and has been bet up to 54 at which is the best under line on the Packers Giants game.
How They Match Up:
Offensively, the game matches up New York's No. 16-ranked offense (22.9 PPG) against a Packers defense that ranks No. 13 at 20.6 PPG. The Giants passing attack has averaged 291.5 yards per game, more than the Packers give up through the air (287.8 YPG on average).
Defensively, the Packers feature the league's No. 8-rated road run defense, allowing 103 yards per game. New York, meanwhile, ranks No. 32 in rushing offense at home.
Last time out for Green Bay, they were a 27-15 winner as they battled the Lions on the road. The Packers covered in the match as a 4-point favorite, while 42 combined points moved the game UNDER for totals bettors. In their last game, Green Bay's aerial attack generated 307 yards and the Packers came away with a 27-15 victory over Detroit at Ford Field.
In their last action, New York was a 49-24 loser on the road against the Saints. They failed to cover the 7–point spread as underdogs, while the combined score (73) was profitable news for OVER bettors. In New York's last outing, Eli Manning threw for 406 yards in a losing cause against the Saints, 49-24 at Louisiana Superdome.
Green Bay Packers Trends:
When playing in December are 6-4
When playing on turf are 7-3
After being outgained are 9-1
When playing outside the division are 10-0
New York Giants Trends:
When playing in December are 5-5
When playing on turf are 6-4
After being outgained are 6-4
When playing outside the division are 6-4
A few Packers at Giants trends to consider:
Green Bay is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games
Green Bay is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games on the road
The total has gone OVER in 5 of Green Bay's last 6 games when playing NY Giants
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Green Bay's last 5 games
The total has gone OVER in 5 of the NY Giants last 6 games when playing Green Bay
The total has gone OVER in 4 of the NY Giants last 6 games at home
The total has gone OVER in 4 of the NY Giants last 6 games when playing at home against Green Bay
NY Giants are 2-5 ATS in their last 7 games when playing Green Bay
Green Bay home to Oakland, Sunday, December 11
NY Giants at Dallas, Sunday, December 11