New York favored by 3 against Arizona on Sunday
Arizona Cardinals vs New York Jets Odds
The Arizona Cardinals hope to snap a seven-game losing streak when they visit the New York Jets at MetLife Stadium this Sunday. Arizona is just 1-5-1 ATS over their seven-game slide.
Arizona is 3-17 SU and 7-12-1 ATS in its last 20 road games. The Jets are 4-0 SU and 3-1 ATS in their last four games against the Cardinals.
Bettors looking to side with the Jets in this one found them as 3-point favorites earlier in the week at Sportsbook.ag, while the total was sitting at 37.5.
Power Rankings / Prediction:
The power rankings show a disparity between these teams, with the Jets rated this week at No. 25 and the Cardinals sitting at No. 23. It may or may not play a role in OddsShark score prediction models that turned out a 17-15 result in favor of the Cardinals this week.
How They Match Up:
Offensively, the game matches up New York's No. 22-ranked offense (20.1 PPG) against a Cardinals defense that ranks No. 11 at 20.6 PPG. The Jets passing attack has averaged 201.2 yards per game, less than the Cardinals give up through the air (203.7 YPG on average).
Defensively, the Cardinals feature the league's No. 19-rated road run defense, allowing 120.2 yards per game. New York, meanwhile, ranks No. 12 in rushing offense at home.
Last time out for Arizona, they were a 31-17 loser as they battled the Rams at home. The Cardinals failed to cover in the match as a 1-point favorite, while 48 combined points moved the game OVER for totals bettors. Ryan Lindley's 312-yard performance through the air wasn't enough last time out, as St. Louis earned a 31-17 win over Arizona on Sunday at University of Phoenix Stadium.
New York lost its last outing, a 49-19 result against the Patriots on November 22. The Jets failed to cover in that game as a 7-point underdog, while the 68 combined points took the game OVER the total. In their last game, New York's aerial attack generated 301 yards but it was the Patriots coming away with a 49-19 victory over New York at MetLife Stadium.
Arizona Cardinals Trends:
When playing in December are 7-3
When playing on turf are 2-8
After outgaining opponent are 3-7
When playing outside the division are 5-5
New York Jets Trends:
When playing in December are 4-6
When playing on turf are 3-7
After being outgained are 5-5
When playing outside the division are 4-6
A few Cardinals at Jets trends to consider:
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Arizona's last 6 games on the road
The total has gone UNDER in 8 of Arizona's last 11 games
Arizona is 2-3-1 ATS in its last 6 games on the road
Arizona is 3-17 SU in its last 20 games on the road
The total has gone OVER in 4 of the NY Jets last 6 games
NY Jets are 1-4 SU in their last 5 games
NY Jets are 1-4 SU in their last 5 games at home
Arizona at Seattle, Sunday, December 9
NY Jets at Jacksonville, Sunday, December 9