Sunday, October 23, 2016
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The Baltimore Ravens travel to MetLife Stadium to play the New York Jets on Sunday, October 23, 2016. The opening line for this game has New York as 1 point favorites and the over/under was set at 42.5. The Ravens are 2-4-0 against the spread and their over/under record is 3-3-0. The Jets have an over/under record of 3-3-0 and they are 1-5-0 against the spread.
Joe Flacco finished with 307 yards through the air for Baltimore last week. He completed 26 passes out of 48 attempts for a 54% completion percentage. The Ravens were led in rushing by Terrance West, who finished with 87 yards on 23 rushes. He ended the contest with an average of 4 yards per carry. Mike Wallace was the team leader in receiving with a total of 97 yards and 4 receptions. He finished the game with an average of 24 yards per reception. As a team in that game Baltimore got a total of 22 first downs. Of those first downs, 7 came on the ground while 10 came through the air. They ran 76 total plays for 391 yards for the game. The Ravens ran for 98 yards on 26 attempts.
Ryan Fitzpatrick finished with 174 yards passing for New York last week. He went 16 for 31, resulting in a 52% completion percentage. The Jets were led on the ground by Matt Forte, who finished with 19 yards on 9 carries. He ended the game with an average of 2 yards per rush. Brandon Marshall led the team in receiving with 70 yards and 3 catches. He finished the game with an average of 23 yards per reception. New York had 11 first downs total. 2 came from running the ball and 8 came from a pass. They ran 52 total plays for 230 yards for the contest. The Jets ran for 33 yards on 14 carries as a team.
Baltimore scores 20 points per game on offense this season, which ranks 24th in the NFL. In the passing department, they average 27 passes on 44 attempts for a 61% completion percentage this season. They throw for a total of 248 yards per game through the air as well, which ranks them 16th in the league. The Ravens run for an average of 99 yards per game on 25 attempts for an average of 4 yards per carry. That ranks them 19th in the league. They also run 71 plays per contest and average 4.9 yards per play for an average of 347 yards per game, ranking their offense 20th overall this season. The Ravens average 21 first downs per game which ranks them 14th in the NFL. They accumulate 67.2 penalty yards per game via 8.7 penalties, which ranks 5th in the league.
Baltimore allows 225 passing yards per game, ranking 9th, and they allow 19 points per contest on defense, which ranks 9th. They give up 24 completions on 36 attempts per game for a completion percentage of 67%. The Ravens allow 70 rushing yards per game on 21 carries for an average of 3.3 yards per carry, which ranks their rush defense 1st in the NFL. Baltimore allows 295 total yards per game including 5.1 yards per play, which ranks their overall defense 5th in terms of yards per game. They get flagged for 7.7 penalties for 80.2 yards per game, ranking them 25th among NFL teams.
New York averages 16 points per game this season on offense, which ranks them 32nd in the league. In the passing department, they complete 22 passes per game on 38 attempts for a 58% completion percentage. They throw for 239 yards through the air per game, ranking them 21st. The Jets run for an average of 93 yards per game on 23 attempts for an average of 4 yards per carry this season, which ranks them 21st on the ground. They also run 63 plays per game and average 5.3 yards per play for a total of 332 yards per game, ranking them 26th in the league on offense. The Jets get an average of 19 first downs per game, which ranks 26th. They average 53.5 penalty yards per game via 6.3 penalties, ranking them 25th in the NFL.
New York allows an average of 290 passing yards per game, which ranks 28th in the league. Their defense overall allows 27 points per contest, which has them ranked 25th. They give up 25 completions on 35 attempts for a completion percentage of 71% per game. The Jets allow 86 rushing yards per contest on 25 carries for a 3.4 average per rush, ranking their overall rush defense 6th in the NFL. New York allows 376 total yards per game for an average of 6.1 yards per play, which ranks 23rd in the league. They force 5.5 penalties for 51.2 yards in each contest, ranking 9th.
Baltimore Betting Trends
Baltimore is 3-3-0 against the over/under this season
Baltimore has an ATS record of 2-4-0 this season
New York Betting Trends
New York is 3-3-0 against the over/under this season
New York has an ATS record of 1-5-0 this season
Injuries to Watch
10/17/16 LB Terrell Suggs Bicep "?" Sunday vs. NY Jets
10/16/16 LB C.J. Mosley Thigh "?" Sunday vs. NY Jets
10/16/16 WR Devin Hester Thigh "?" Sunday vs. NY Jets
10/16/16 LB Elvis Dumervil Foot "?" Sunday vs. NY Jets
10/16/16 T Ronnie Stanley Foot "?" Sunday vs. NY Jets
10/16/16 WR Steve Smith Sr. Ankle "?" Sunday vs. NY Jets
10/16/16 CB Jimmy Smith Concussion injured last game, "?" Sunday vs. NY Jets
10/16/16 G Marshal Yanda Shoulder "?" Sunday vs. NY Jets
10/12/16 CB Sheldon Price Thigh IR
10/07/16 TE Maxx Williams Knee IR
10/06/16 CB Maurice Canady Thigh IR
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
08/31/16 S Matt Elam Knee IR
08/30/16 RB Lorenzo Taliaferro Foot PUP
08/29/16 CB Kyle Arrington Concussion IR
10/17/16 TE Austin Seferian-Jenkins Ankle "?" Sunday vs. Baltimore
10/17/16 OL Brent Qvale Stinger injured last game, "?" Sunday vs. Baltimore
10/17/16 LB Darron Lee Ankle injured last game, "?" Sunday vs. Baltimore
10/17/16 LB David Harris Hamstring "?" Sunday vs. Baltimore
10/12/16 WR Eric Decker Shoulder IR
09/29/16 DE Lawrence Thomas Shoulder IR
08/28/16 WR Devin Smith ACL PUP
Guy's Pick: Take Baltimore
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