The New York Giants will be going for their fifth straight win Sunday when they host the Pittsburgh Steelers at Metlife Stadium. New York is 12-2 SU and 10-4 ATS over its last 14 games.
The total has gone UNDER in 10 of Pittsburgh's last 14 games and in 11 of New York's last 15 games.
Pittsburgh is just 1-7 ATS in its last eight games on the road and a monet-losing 1-5 ATS in its past six games as an underdog. [ Follow line updates and injury reports on Twitter ]
Those siding with the visitors in this matchup saw the Steelers listed as 4.5-point underdogs at shops such as . 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. 4-rated Steelers taking on the No. 8-rated Giants in this contest. Handicapping models indicate a 33-27 win for the Giants on Sunday.
How They Match Up:
The game also pits New York's No. 3-ranked offense, averaging 29.2 PPG, against a Steelers defense that ranks No. 9 this week at 20.6 PPG. The Giants aerial game is averaging 282.1 yards per game, more than the Steelers secondary allows through the air, 182.6 YPG per game.
Defensively, the Steelers feature the league's No. 13-rated road run defense, allowing 96.8 yards per game. New York, meanwhile, ranks No. 10 in rushing offense at home.
Pittsburgh was a 27-12 winner in its last match at home against the Redskins. They covered the 4.5-point spread as favorites, while the total score of 39 sent UNDER bettors to the payout window. Pittsburgh comes off a game where it received a 3-TD performance from Ben Roethlisberger in defeating the Redskins 27-12.
The Giants were a 29-24 winner in their most recent outing on the road against the Cowboys. They covered the 2.5-point spread as favorites, while the total score (53) made winners of OVER bettors. The Giants grabbed a Week 8 victory over the Cowboys in their last game, winning 29-24 at Cowboys Stadium.
Pittsburgh Steelers Trends:
When playing in November are 5-5
When playing on turf are 6-4
After outgaining opponent are 6-4
When playing outside the division are 5-5
New York Giants Trends:
When playing in November are 4-6
When playing on turf are 8-2
After being outgained are 6-4
When playing outside the division are 9-1
A few Steelers at Giants trends to consider:
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Pittsburgh's last 5 games on the road
The total has gone UNDER in 10 of Pittsburgh's last 14 games
Pittsburgh is 14-6 SU in its last 20 games
Pittsburgh is 3-6 ATS in its last 9 games
NY Giants are 6-1 SU in their last 7 games
NY Giants are 5-1 SU in their last 6 games at home
The total has gone UNDER in 11 of the NY Giants last 15 games
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of the NY Giants last 7 games at home
Pittsburgh home to Kansas City, Monday, November 12
NY Giants at Cincinnati, Sunday, November 11