Patriots vs Jets: Week 7 betting odds
Look for plenty of offense when the New York Jets visit the New England Patriots at Gillette Stadium this Sunday.
The score has gone OVER the posted total in each of the last five games between these two division rivals.
New England is 15-5 SU and 13-7 ATS in its last 20 games against the Jets. The total has gone OVER in 17 of New York's last 22 road games and in 16 of New England's last 23 home games.
Patriots Props - Will Wes Welker have 100 or more Receiving Yards Week 7?
Patriots Props - Will Wes Welker have 100 or more Receiving Yards, 10 or more Receptions, and 1or more TD's Week 7?
Power Rankings / Prediction:
The power rankings show a disparity between these teams, with the Patriots rated this week at No. 2 and the Jets sitting at No. 24. It may or may not play a role in OddsShark score prediction models that turned out a 33-24 result in favor of the Patriots this week.
How They Match Up:
Offensively, the game matches up New England's No. 1-ranked offense (31.3 PPG) against a Jets defense that ranks No. 19 at 23.5 PPG. The Patriots passing attack has averaged 293 yards per game, more than the Jets give up through the air (209.3 YPG on average).
In comparing defenses, the Jets own the league's No. 20-rated front 7 in terms of stopping the run, allowing 125.5 yards per game when on the road. New England, on the other hand, rates No. 3 this week in generating rushing yards at home.
In their last action, New York was a 35-9 winner at home against the Colts. They covered the 3.5-point spread as favorites, while the combined score (44) was profitable news for OVER bettors. Indianapolis wasn't able to contain Shonn Greene in their last game and the result was a 35-9 Week 6 loss against the Jets.
New England lost its last outing, a 24-23 result against the Seahawks on October 14. The Patriots failed to cover in that game as a 4-point favorite, while the 47 combined points took the game OVER the total. In their last game, New England's aerial attack generated 395 yards but it was the Seahawks coming away with a 24-23 victory over New England at CenturyLink Field.
New York Jets Trends:
When playing in October are 6-4
When playing on turf are 6-4
After outgaining opponent are 5-5
When playing within the division are 7-3
New England Patriots Trends:
When playing in October are 8-2
When playing on turf are 6-4
After outgaining opponent are 7-3
When playing within the division are 8-2
A few Jets at Patriots trends to consider:
The total has gone OVER in 5 of the NY Jets last 5 games when playing New England
The total has gone OVER in 4 of the NY Jets last 5 games when playing on the road against New England
The total has gone OVER in 17 of the NY Jets last 22 games on the road
NY Jets are 3-6 SU in their last 9 games
The total has gone OVER in 5 of New England's last 5 games when playing NY Jets
New England is 18-4 SU in its last 22 games at home
The total has gone OVER in 4 of New England's last 5 games
The total has gone OVER in 4 of New England's last 5 games when playing at home against NY Jets
NY Jets home to Miami, Sunday, October 28
New England at St. Louis, Sunday, October 28