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New York Jets vs Seattle Seahawks Odds
The Seattle Seahawks will try to remain undefeated at home this season when they host the New York Jets at CenturyLink Field this Sunday. Seattle is 12-2 ATS in its last 14 games at home including a current stretch of 7-0 ATS at home.
The Jets haven't fared well on the road recently either with a 3-9 SU and 4-8 ATS record over their last 12 road games. The total has gone OVER in 18 of New York's last 23 road games and in eight of Seattle's last 11 home games.
Sportsbooks, including Sportsbook.ag, had set the Seahawks as 5.5-point favorites on the opening line for this contest. The total was hovering around 38.5 earlier in the week (check for the current over-under lines).
Power Rankings / Prediction:
The Seahawks sit at No. 13 in the current NFL Power Rankings here at OddsShark, while the Jets are at No. 24 on that chart. Math models have concluded that the Seahawks will win this game 22-16.
How They Match Up:
The game also pits Seattle's No. 24-ranked offense, averaging 18.9 PPG, against a Jets defense that ranks No. 24 this week at 25 PPG. The Seahawks aerial game is averaging 173.2 yards per game, less than the Jets secondary allows through the air, 205.6 YPG per game.
In comparing defenses, the Jets own the league's No. 22-rated front 7 in terms of stopping the run, allowing 127.3 yards per game when on the road. Seattle, on the other hand, rates No. 7 this week in generating rushing yards at home.
New York lost its last outing, a 30-9 result against the Dolphins on October 28. The Jets failed to cover in that game as a 1-point favorite, while the 39 combined points took the game UNDER the total.
The Seahawks were a 30-20 winner in their most recent outing at home against the Vikings. They covered the 4.5-point spread as favorites, while the total score (50) made winners of OVER bettors. Russell Wilson dusted the Vikings secondary for 3 TDs last time out as the Seahawks defeated Minnesota 30-20 at CenturyLink Field.
New York Jets Trends:
When playing in November are 7-3
When playing on turf are 4-6
After outgaining opponent are 3-7
When playing outside the division are 4-6
Seattle Seahawks Trends:
When playing in November are 5-5
When playing on turf are 6-4
After outgaining opponent are 7-3
When playing outside the division are 8-2
A few Jets at Seahawks trends to consider:
NY Jets are 5-1 SU in their last 6 games when playing Seattle
The total has gone OVER in 18 of the NY Jets last 23 games on the road
NY Jets are 4-8 ATS in their last 12 games on the road
NY Jets are 1-4 SU in their last 5 games
Seattle is 6-1 SU in its last 7 games at home
The total has gone OVER in 8 of Seattle's last 11 games at home
The total has gone UNDER in 6 of Seattle's last 9 games
Seattle is 2-4 ATS in their last 6 games when playing NY Jets
NY Jets at St. Louis, Sunday, November 18
Seattle at Miami, Sunday, November 25