Thursday, September 24, 2015
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The Washington Redskins take on the New York Giants on Thursday at MetLife Stadium. The opening line for this game has New York as 3.5 point favorites and the over/under was set at 44.5.
Kirk Cousins finished his last game with 203 yards through the air for Washington. He completed 23 passes out of 27 attempts for a 85% completion percentage. The Redskins were led in rushing by Matt Jones, who finished with 123 yards on 19 rushes. He ended the contest with an average of 6 yards per carry. Jordan Reed was the team leader in receiving with a total of 82 yards and 6 receptions. He finished the game with an average of 14 yards per reception. As a team in that game Washington got a total of 19 first downs by way of 8 rushing, 10 passing, and 1 by penalty. They ran 66 total plays for 373 yards for the game. The Redskins ran for 182 yards on 37 attempts.
Eli Manning finished his last game with 292 yards through the air for New York. He completed 27 passes out of 40 attempts for a 68% completion percentage. The Giants were led in rushing by Andre Williams, who finished with 43 yards on 6 rushes. He ended the contest with an average of 7 yards per carry. Odell Beckham Jr. was the team leader in receiving with a total of 146 yards and 7 receptions. He finished the game with an average of 21 yards per reception. New York got a total of 19 first downs by way of 6 rushing, 12 passing, and 1 by penalty. They ran 65 total plays for 388 yards for the game. The Giants ran for 97 yards on 23 attempts.
Washington is scoring 17 points per game on offense this season. In the passing department, they are averaging 22 passes on 29 attempts for a 76% percent completion percentage this season. They throw for a total of 189.5 yards per game through the air as well. The Redskins are running for an average of 171.5 yards per game on 37 attempts for an average of 4.6 yards per carry. They also run 67.5 plays per contest and average 5.3 yards per play for an average of 361 yards per game. The Redskins are averaging 19.5 first downs per game and they accumulate 70.5 penalty yards per game via 9 penalties.
Washington allows 164 passing yards per game and 13.5 points per contest on defense. They give up 19.5 completions on 33 attempts per game for a completion percentage of 59%. The Redskins allow 70.5 rushing yards per game on 15.5 carries for a 4.5 average per play. Washington allows 234.5 total yards per game including 4.6 yards per play. They force 0.5 turnovers per contest and get flagged for 7.5 penalties for 59.5 yards per game.
New York averages 23 points per game this season on offense. In the passing department, they complete 23.5 passes per game on 38 attempts for a 62% percent completion percentage. They are throwing for 240.5 yards through the air per game thus far. The Giants run for an average of 98 yards per game on 23.5 attempts for an average of 4.2 yards per carry this season. They also run 63 plays per game and average 5.4 yards per play for a total of 338.5 yards per game. The Giants get an average of 18.5 first downs per game and they average 39.5 penalty yards per game via 5.5 penalties.
New York allows an average of 351 passing yards and 25.5 points per contest. They give up 33 completions on 45.5 attempts for a completion percentage of 73% per game. The Giants allow 68 rushing yards per contest on 22.5 carries for a 3 average per rush. New York allows 419 total yards per game for an average of 6.1 yards per play. They force 1.5 turnovers per contest and 4.5 penalties for 50 yards in each contest.
Washington Betting Trends
Washington is 0-2-0 against the over/under so far this season
Washington has an ATS record of 1-1-0 this season
New York Betting Trends
New York is 1-1-0 against the over/under so far this season
New York has an ATS record of 1-1-0 this season
Injuries to Watch
09/23/15 T Morgan Moses Knee probable Thursday vs. NY Giants
09/22/15 LB Martrell Spaight Concussion IR
09/21/15 LB Perry Riley Calf "?" Thursday vs. NY Giants
09/20/15 DB Chris Culliver Suspension "?" Thursday vs. NY Giants
09/20/15 CB Justin Rogers Foot "?" Thursday vs. NY Giants
09/20/15 T Tom Compton Calf "?" Thursday vs. NY Giants
09/16/15 DB Duke Ihenacho Wrist IR
09/14/15 WR DeSean Jackson Hamstring out indefinitely
08/17/15 TE Logan Paulsen Toe IR
08/14/15 TE Niles Paul Leg IR
09/23/15 G Geoff Schwartz Illness probable Thursday vs. Washington
09/23/15 TE Jerome Cunningham Knee "?" Thursday vs. Washington
09/23/15 DE Robert Ayers Hamstring "?" Thursday vs. Washington
09/22/15 WR Victor Cruz Calf doubtful Thursday vs. Washington
09/21/15 CB Dominique Rodgers-Cromartie Concussion "?" Thursday vs. Washington
09/21/15 T Ereck Flowers Ankle "?" Thursday vs. Washington
09/20/15 TE Daniel Fells Foot "?" Thursday vs. Washington
09/20/15 LB Jon Beason Knee "?" Thursday vs. Washington
09/20/15 DT Markus Kuhn Knee "?" Thursday vs. Washington
09/20/15 DE Owamagbe Odighizuwa Foot "?" Thursday vs. Washington
09/05/15 S Nat Berhe Calf IR
09/04/15 DE Jason Pierre-Paul Hand out indefinitely
09/04/15 T Will Beatty Pectoral out indefinitely
Guy's Pick: Take Washington
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