New York Jets vs Jacksonville Jaguars Odds
The Jacksonville Jaguars are just 1-5 SU and ATS in their last six games at home, and will try to pick up a rare home win when they host the New York Jets this Sunday at EverBank Field. New York is 2-5 SU in its last seven games on the road.
Jacksonville is 5-2 SU and 6-1 ATS in its last seven games against the New York Jets. The total has gone OVER in three of their last four meetings.
Bettors who were going with the Jaguars in this one found them listed as 2.5-point underdogs on the betting line at 5Dimes. Totals bettors have seen that number set earlier in the week at 39 for Monday.
Power Rankings / Prediction:
It's a betting matchup between the No. 32-rated Jaguars and the No. 24-ranked Jets, according to the NFL Power Rankings here at Odds Shark. Predictive-scoring models run on this game indicate a potential 17-11 result in favor of the Jets.
How They Match Up:
Offensively, the game matches up Jacksonville's No. 30-ranked offense (17.2 PPG) against a Jets defense that ranks No. 22 at 24.7 PPG. The Jaguars passing attack has averaged 203.5 yards per game, more than the Jets give up through the air (198.3 YPG on average).
Defensively, the Jets feature the league's No. 27-rated road run defense, allowing 134 yards per game. Jacksonville, meanwhile, ranks No. 31 in rushing offense at home.
New York was a 7-6 winner in its last match at home against the Cardinals. They failed to cover the 6.5-point spread as favorites, while the total score of 13 sent UNDER bettors to the payout window. Shonn Greene went over the 100-yard mark (104) in his team's latest effort as New York defeated Arizona by a score of 7-6 on Sunday.
In their last action, Jacksonville was a 34-18 loser on the road against the Bills. They failed to cover the 6-point spread as underdogs, while the combined score (52) was profitable news for OVER bettors. The Jaguars suffered a Week 13 loss against Buffalo in their last game, falling 34-18 at Ralph Wilson Stadium.
New York Jets Trends:
When playing in December are 5-5
When playing on grass are 3-7
After outgaining opponent are 2-8
When playing outside the division are 4-6
Jacksonville Jaguars Trends:
When playing in December are 3-7
When playing on grass are 2-8
After being outgained are 2-8
When playing outside the division are 1-9
A few Jets at Jaguars trends to consider:
The total has gone OVER in 19 of the NY Jets last 25 games on the road
NY Jets are 2-4 SU in their last 6 games
NY Jets are 2-5 SU in their last 7 games on the road
NY Jets are 2-5 SU in their last 7 games when playing Jacksonville
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Jacksonville's last 7 games at home
Jacksonville is 5-2 SU in their last 7 games when playing NY Jets
Jacksonville is 1-5 ATS in its last 6 games at home
Jacksonville is 1-5 SU in its last 6 games at home
NY Jets at Tennessee, Monday, December 17
Jacksonville at Miami, Sunday, December 16