The New Orleans Saints at New York Jets
Kickoff: Sunday, at 1PM Eastern
Line: New Orleans -6 Total: 45.5
When the New Orleans Saints go marching into the Meadowlands stadium this weekend, they will attempt to defeat the New York Jets in front of a home crowd of noisy Jets fans. They should know how to do this. The Saints have won 5 of their last 6 matchups with the Jets. The Jets are only 1-5 against the spread in their last 13 games in November, and they are 8-2 against the spread in their last 10 games after a win of more than 14 points. At YouWager, the Jets are 6 point underdogs.
New Orleans is the clear favorite in this contest for most Internet oddsmakers, and they are coming from a 35-17 victory over the Buffalo Bills last week. The Saints offense is currently averaging 396 yards per game. At this point in the 2013 NFL football wagering season, quarterback Drew Brees has a total of 2,290 yards and 19 touchdowns. His favorite target, Jimmy Graham, has made 40 catches for 630 yards and 8 touchdowns. Online sportsbook bettors have seen the Saints defense improve, and it only allows opponents 332.4 yards per game. Cameron Jordan has 6 sacks.
The New York Jets are coming to this game after a humiliating 49-9 loss to the Cincinnati Bengals. New York gave up 402 yards to Cincinnati. The Bengals only allowed the Jets to claim 240 yards. New York’s offense is only averaging just 330.4 yards per game. Quarterback Geno Smith has passed for 1,882 yards and 8 touchdowns, but he has also thrown 13 interceptions. Their defense, on average, is allowing opponents 315 yards per game. Muhammad Wilkerson has made 7 sacks and one interception this season.
The Saints are 9-3 against the spread in their last 12 games, after allowing less than 90 yards rushing in their previous game. New Orleans is 20-7 against the spread in their last 27 games on field turf, and the Saints are 15-6 against the spread in their last 21 games following a Straight Up win. The Jets are 13-6 against the spread in their last 19 games after accumulating less than 250 total yards in their previous game. At YouWager, the Saints are 6 point favorites in Sunday’s game. The Total is 45.5. Game time on Sunday is 1PM Eastern.