Two division leaders will surprisingly meet in Seattle. The Seahawks lead the NFC West while the Giants lead the NFC East. However, the similarities end there. Seattle is a top Super Bowl betting favorite. Russell Wilson is NFL MVP chalk for the Seahawks. Counter to that New York is three games under .500. Fortunately, they play in the NFC “Least.” The defense is the bedrock of the Giants. Contrarily the Seahawks rank dead last for total defense in the NFL. Coach Pete Carroll has been the most successful in Seattle history. Frustratingly his background is defense.
New York Giants vs. Seattle Seahawks Betting Information
New York Giants at Seattle Seahawks CashBet Wagering Analysis
Seattle will be a popular sportsbook choice with the masses. While sharps will look hard at a backdoor cover shot with New York.
A Giant Leap Forward
New York is coming off a critical 19-17 win at Cincinnati. Although they failed to get the money as 6.5-point overlays. Under the total of 45 paid too. As a result, the Giants earned a share of the NFC East lead. New York is 4-7 straight up, 7-4 against the spread, and 3-8 under the total. Offensively Big Blue ranks 29th in the NFL and 30th for scoring. By contrast, the Giants are 10th in the NFL and 10th for defense. New York is a nice story. But they’re still a betting on Super Bowl longshot.
Defenseless Seattle Somehow in First
Seattle remains one of the top favorites with the Super Bowl betting odds. Monday Philadelphia lost to the Seahawks 23-17 as 6.5-point home dogs. And then under the total of 50 paid too. The Seahawks are 8-3 straight up, 6-5 against the spread, and 6-5 over the total. Of major concern is that Seattle has paid in just two of their last seven games. Offensively the Seahawks rank 5th overall and 3rd for scoring. Defensively they are 32nd overall and 26th for points allowed. At what point the defense betrays Seattle’s championship run remains to be seen.
New York Giants at Seattle Seahawks Against the Spread
Overall, the Seahawks are 24-18-3 against the spread. As a favorite, the Seahawks have paid in 13 of their last 28 games. At home, Seattle is 11-9-1 on the board. While in NFC matchups the Seahawks are 18-14-2 vs. the odds.
In sum, the Seahawks are 25-19-1 over the total. At home, Seattle is 12-8-1 to the over. Against the NFC the Seahawks are 19-14-1 over the number. And as chalk Seattle is 14-14 over and under.
New York is 22-20-1 against the spread in all games. So too are the Giants 17-5 vs. the odds on the road. As a dog, Big Blue is 18-15 on the board. And in NFC matchups New York is 19-13-1 vs. the line.
To summarize New York is 22-21 over the total in all games. On the road, Big Blue is 12-10 to the over. In NFC matchups the Giants are 17-16 over the total. And as a dog, New York is 16-17 to the under.
Seattle has covered four in a row against the Giants. While two of the last three games between New York and Seattle have gone under the total. At Seattle, the Giants have dropped two of their last three visits on the board. All three of those games went over the total.
New York’s road value ranks as Super Bowl Best. By contrast, Seattle’s defense often leaves the backdoor open.
New York Giants at Seattle Seahawks CashBet Free Pick
As mentioned earlier the Seahawks own their NFL gambling series with New York. However, the Giants have phenomenal profitability on the road. And a defense to hang around.
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