Sunday, September 25, 2016
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The Baltimore Ravens take on the Jacksonville Jaguars on Sunday, September 25, 2016 at EverBank Field. The opening line for this game has Baltimore as 1 point favorites and the over/under was set at 47.5. The Ravens are 2-0-0 against the spread and their over/under record is 1-1-0. The Jaguars have an over/under record of 2-0-0 and they are 0-2-0 against the spread.
Joe Flacco finished with 302 yards through the air for Baltimore last week. He completed 25 passes out of 45 attempts for a 56% completion percentage. The Ravens were led in rushing by Terrance West, who finished with 42 yards on 11 rushes. He ended the contest with an average of 4 yards per carry. Dennis Pitta was the team leader in receiving with a total of 102 yards and 9 receptions. He finished the game with an average of 11 yards per reception. As a team in that game Baltimore got a total of 22 first downs. Of those first downs, 3 came on the ground while 17 came through the air. They ran 71 total plays for 382 yards for the game. The Ravens ran for 80 yards on 26 attempts.
Blake Bortles finished with 329 yards passing for Jacksonville last week. He went 31 for 50, resulting in a 62% completion percentage. The Jaguars were led on the ground by Bortles, who finished with 34 yards on 3 carries. He ended the game with an average of 11 yards per rush. Marqise Lee led the team in receiving with 75 yards and 5 catches. He finished the game with an average of 15 yards per reception. Jacksonville had 20 first downs total. 6 came from running the ball and 13 came from a pass. They ran 63 total plays for 388 yards for the contest. The Jaguars ran for 69 yards on 11 carries as a team.
Baltimore scores 19 points per game on offense this season, which ranks 22nd in the NFL. In the passing department, they average 24 passes on 39 attempts for a 62% completion percentage this season. They throw for a total of 264 yards per game through the air as well, which ranks them 16th in the league. The Ravens run for an average of 82 yards per game on 27 attempts for an average of 3 yards per carry. That ranks them 23rd in the league. They also run 68 plays per contest and average 5.1 yards per play for an average of 345 yards per game, ranking their offense 20th overall this season. The Ravens average 20 first downs per game which ranks them 21st in the NFL. They accumulate 32 penalty yards per game via 5 penalties, which ranks 28th in the league.
Baltimore allows 169 passing yards per game, ranking 1st, and they allow 14 points per contest on defense, which ranks 4th. They give up 18 completions on 28 attempts per game for a completion percentage of 64%. The Ravens allow 105 rushing yards per game on 24 carries for an average of 4.4 yards per carry, which ranks their rush defense 16th in the NFL. Baltimore allows 274 total yards per game including 5.1 yards per play, which ranks their overall defense 2nd in terms of yards per game. They get flagged for 8 penalties for 74 yards per game, ranking them 22nd among NFL teams.
Jacksonville averages 19 points per game this season on offense, which ranks them 25th in the league. In the passing department, they complete 28 passes per game on 45 attempts for a 62% completion percentage. They throw for 310 yards through the air per game, ranking them 5th. The Jaguars run for an average of 59 yards per game on 19 attempts for an average of 3.1 yards per carry this season, which ranks them 30th on the ground. They also run 66 plays per game and average 5.6 yards per play for a total of 368 yards per game, ranking them 13th in the league on offense. The Jaguars get an average of 20 first downs per game, which ranks 22nd. They average 86 penalty yards per game via 11.5 penalties, ranking them 3rd in the NFL.
Jacksonville allows an average of 203 passing yards yards per game, which ranks 8th in the league. Their defense overall allows 33 points per contest, which has them ranked 29th. They give up 19 completions on 30 attempts for a completion percentage of 63% per game. The Jaguars allow 123 rushing yards per contest on 30 carries for a 4.1 average per rush, ranking their overall rush defense 27th in the NFL. Jacksonville allows 326 total yards per game for an average of 5.3 yards per play, which ranks 12th in the league. They force 4 penalties for 23.5 yards in each contest, ranking 2nd.
Baltimore Betting Trends
Baltimore is 1-1-0 against the over/under this season
Baltimore has an ATS record of 2-0-0 this season
Jacksonville Betting Trends
Jacksonville is 2-0-0 against the over/under this season
Jacksonville has an ATS record of 0-2-0 this season
Injuries to Watch
09/18/16 LB Elvis Dumervil Foot "?" Sunday vs. Jacksonville
09/18/16 CB Jerraud Powers Ankle "?" Sunday vs. Jacksonville
09/18/16 G John Urschel Shoulder "?" Sunday vs. Jacksonville
09/08/16 DT Carl Davis Undisclosed IR
09/08/16 WR Chris Matthews Undisclosed IR
09/08/16 G De'Ondre Wesley Undisclosed IR
09/08/16 WR Michael Campanaro Calf IR
09/07/16 TE Nick Boyle Suspension expected to miss first 11 games
09/02/16 TE Darren Waller Suspension expected to miss first 4 games
09/02/16 RB Kenneth Dixon Knee out indefinitely
08/31/16 S Matt Elam Knee IR
08/30/16 RB Lorenzo Taliaferro Foot PUP
08/29/16 CB Kyle Arrington Concussion IR
09/19/16 DL Jared Odrick Elbow injured last game, probable Sunday vs. Baltimore
09/18/16 RB Chris Ivory Illness "?" Sunday vs. Baltimore
09/18/16 T Kelvin Beachum Concussion injured last game, "?" Sunday vs. Baltimore
09/18/16 CB Prince Amukamara Hamstring "?" Sunday vs. Baltimore
09/18/16 DT Roy Miller Hand injured last game, "?" Sunday vs. Baltimore
09/05/16 T Josh Wells Thumb IR
08/31/16 DE Jonathan Woodard Achilles PUP
08/31/16 C Luke Bowanko Hip PUP
08/11/16 CB Aaron Colvin Suspension expected to miss first 5 games
Tony's Pick: Take Jacksonville
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