Jacksonville Jaguars at Philadelphia Eagles Week 1 Betting Pick and Odds

Jacksonville Jaguars

vs

Philadelphia Eagles
Sunday, September 07, 2014 1:00 PM ET
Lincoln Financial Field

 

The Jacksonville Jaguars are surprisingly 12-3 ATS on the NFL betting odds in their last 15 Week 1 contests as they travel to Philadelphia to take on Nick Foles and the Eagles on Sunday afternoon.

Jacksonville once again had one of the worst records in the NFL last season at 4-12, but they're also 3-1 both SU and ATS in their four games against Philadelphia in franchise history. As for the Eagles, the UNDER is 7-2 in their past nine season openers as they begin the defense of their NFC East title.

The Jaguars are 5-1 ATS past six when opening season on the road, while the UNDER is 7-2 past nine Philly openers. The Jaguars are 3-1 SU and ATS lifetime vs Eagles.

The Eagles are 0-4 ATS since 2009 as double-digit home chalk.

Jacksonville Jaguars vs Philadelphia Eagles Opening Odds and Betting Line

The Philadelphia Eagles were listed as 11.5-point favorites at Bovada and other online sportsbooks, with the total listed at one point at 53 over at BetDSI.

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Computer Prediction: Jacksonville Jaguars vs Philadelphia Eagles Pick

Odds Shark score prediction models pick a 25-10 result in favor of the Eagles on Sunday. View the computer score prediction and who will win the pick on the moneyline for all upcoming NFL matchups here.

Jacksonville Jaguars vs Philadelphia Eagles Odds and Stats.

Team Betting Records & Power Rankings

The Philadelphia Eagles currently sport a record of 10-7, and have posted a corresponding betting slate of 8-8-1 ATS. The Jacksonville Jaguars are 4-12 and 5-10-1 ATS. Betting totals have seen the Philadelphia Eagles post a 9-8 over under record this season, while the Jacksonville Jaguars have gone 9-7 against the number. Stay Informed: follow us on Twitter for odds specials, betting line moves and Philadelphia vs Jacksonville injuries news.

The Eagles - Jaguars odds would favor the Eagles if the betting lines were set according to power ranks. Philadelphia is rated No. 8 in our latest OddsShark poll, while the Jaguars sit at No. 29.

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How Jacksonville Jaguars vs Philadelphia Eagles Stats Matchup

Offensively, the game matches up the Philadelphia Eagles No. 6-ranked offense (27.41 PPG) against a Jacksonville Jaguars defense that ranks No. 28 at 28.06 PPG. The Eagles passing attack has averaged 252.12 yards per game, more than the Jaguars give up through the air (247.62 YPG on average).

Defensively, the Jacksonville Jaguars feature the league's No. 20-rated road run defense, allowing 121.75 yards per game. The Philadelphia Eagles, meanwhile, ranks No. 3 in rushing offense at home.

Recent Outings Betting Recap

Jacksonville lost its last outing, a 30-10 result against the Colts on December 29. The Jaguars failed to cover in that game as a 11.5-point underdog, while the 40 combined points took the game UNDER the total. Chad Henne's 331-yard performance through the air wasn't enough last time out, as Indianapolis earned a 30-10 win over Jacksonville on Sunday at Lucas Oil Stadium.

In their last action, Philadelphia was a 26-24 loser at home against the Saints. They failed to cover the 3-point spread as favorites, while the combined score (50) was profitable news for UNDER bettors. Nick Foles passed for 2 touchdowns in his team's last game, but it wasn't enough to overcome the Saints, who won 26-24 on Saturday.

Jacksonville Jaguars vs Philadelphia Eagles Betting Odds Trends

Jacksonville is 6-14-1 ATS in its last 21 games
Jacksonville is 4-17 SU in its last 21 games
The total has gone OVER in 6 of Jacksonville's last 9 games
Jacksonville is 4-1 ATS in its last 5 games on the road
Philadelphia is 2-3-1 ATS in its last 6 games
Philadelphia is 7-2 SU in its last 9 games
Philadelphia is 3-11-1 ATS in its last 15 games at home
Philadelphia is 4-1 SU in its last 5 games at home

Next Betting Matchups

Jacksonville at Washington, Sunday, September 14th
Philadelphia at Indianapolis, Monday, September 15th

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