Monday’s Den: Wrapping up a sports Sunday

— Prayers go out to Mississippi State football coach Mike Leach, who was rushed to a hospital Sunday; he was flown to a hospital in Jackson. We wish him well.

Jaguars 36, Titans 22
— Jacksonville is 3-2 in its last five games after a 2-6 start.
— Lawrence was 30-42/368 passing, with three TD’s.
— Engram caught 11 passes for 162 yards, two TD’s.
— Four of their last five games went over the total.
— This was only 2nd win for Jaguars in last 12 games vs Tennessee.

— Tennessee lost three fumbles, was minus-4 in turnovers.
— Tennessee is 0-3 SU since OC got DUI coming home from road trip.
— Titans have been outscored 150-70 in second half.
— Titans fired their GM Tuesday, despite being in first place.
— Tennessee still has a 2-game lead in AFC South.

Bills 20, Jets 12
— Jets in first half: 30 plays, 81 yards, 6 first downs, no points.
— Jets in 2nd half: 45 plays, 203 yards, 13 first downs, 10 points.
— Jets scored a safety on a blocked punt.
— Jets are 2-4 in their last six games, after a 5-2 start.
— Jets were 8-17 on third down, Buffalo 2-13. 

— Bills’ first five drives: 23 plays, 30 yards, 3 first downs, no points.
— Bills’ next four drives: 23 plays, 190 yards, 12 first downs, 20 points.
— 11 of 13 Buffalo games stayed under the total.
— Buffalo is 1-5-1 ATS since their bye week. 
— Bills won their last four games, scoring 26 ppg.

Ravens 16, Steelers 14
— Ravens ran ball for 215 yards, were +3 in turnovers.
— Dobbins carried ball 15 times for 120 yards and a TD.
— Eight of last ten Raven games were decided by 5 or fewer points.
— Baltimore is 13-2-2 ATS last 17 games as a road underdog.
— Ravens are 5-2 SU on road this season, 3-0 ATS as an underdog.

— QB Pickett got banged up early; backup Trubisky threw three INT’s.
— Steelers have no turnovers (+10) in their wins, 17 (-11) in losses.
— Steelers ran ball 20 times for only 65 yards.
— Previous four games, they ran ball for 161.3 yards/game.
— Pittsburgh is 2-7 ATS last nine games as a home favorite.

Eagles 48, Giants 22
— Eagles won last four games, scoring 40-35-48 points in last three. 
— Philly’s first 3 drives: 27 plays, 208 yards, 13 first downs, 21 points.
— Eagles had three TD plays of 33+ yards.
— Philly had three TD drives of 41 or fewer yards.
— Eagles have 49 touchdowns on 127 drives this season. 

— Giants are 1-4-1 SU last six games, after a 6-1 start.
— Giants’ first four drives: 21 plays, 73 yards, no points.
— Eagles sacked Giant QB’s seven times.
— Overall, Philly is 15-3 SU in last 18 games against the Giants.
— Giants are 9-19 ATS in last 28 games as a home underdog.

Bengals 23, Browns 10
— Browns scored one offensive TD in Watson’s first two starts.
— Cleveland converted 4-15 on third down, 3-6 on 4th down.
— Peoples-Jones caught eight passes for 114 yards.
— Under is 5-2 in their last seven games.
— Browns are 0-5 when they run for less than 171 yards.

— Bengals first 3 drives: 16 plays, 40 yards, 2 first downs, no points.
— Bengals next 5 drives: 32 plays, 308 yards, 17 first downs, 23 points.
— Chase caught ten passes for 119 yards and a TD.
— Cincinnati won nine of its last eleven games (10-1 ATS).
— They won/covered their last five games.

Lions 34, Vikings 23
— Minnesota ran ball 17 times for only 22 yards.
— Jefferson caught 11 passes for 223 yards.
— Four of last five Viking games went over the total.
— Vikings are 10-3; they’ve scored 312 points, given up 313.
— Vikings are 5-8 ATS in last thirteen NFC North road games 

— Detroit won five of its last six games (6-0 ATS).
— Under Campbell, Lions are 9-20-1 SU, 20-9-1 ATS.
— Detroit converted 7-15 on third down, Vikings 4-10.
— Last five games, Lions scored 31-31-25-40-34 points.
— Detroit scored 23 TD’s on its last 61 drives.

Cowboys 27, Texans 23
— Dallas drove 98 yards, scored game-winning TD with 0:41 left.
— Last six games, Dallas scored 31 TD’s on 73 drives.
— Cowboys won 10 of their last 12 games (8-4 ATS).
— Last 10 games, Cowboys outscored foes 173-54 in second half.
— Dallas gained 404+ TY in each of their last six games. 

— Texans’ two TD drives were only 24-27 yards.
— Houston used two QB’s, averaged 7.9 yards/pass attempt.
— Moore caught ten passes for 124 yards.
— Fairbairn kicked three FG’s: 43-50-54 yards.
— Texans are 0-8 SU/2-6 ATS since their bye week.

Chiefs 34, Broncos 28
— KC’s first four drives: 30 plays, 265 yards, 11 first downs, 20 points.
— Chiefs rest of game: 38 plays, 170 yards, 9 first downs, 7 points.
— Chiefs scored a defensive TD, the only one all day in NFL.
— Chiefs were 6-12 on third down, Denver 6-17.
— Chiefs won eight of last ten games (5-5 ATS).

— QB Wilson got a concussion late in game; backup Rypien finished up.
— WR Jeudy caught 8 passes for 73 yards, three TD’s.
— Denver was down 27-7, had ball twice when it was 34-28, didn’t score again.
— Last seven games, Broncos are 44-170 (25.9%) on third down. 
— Denver lost five in row, nine of their last ten games (3-6-1 ATS)

49ers 35, Buccaneers 7
— 49ers scored a touchdown on five of first seven drives.
— SF ran ball for 209 yards (147.2 rushing yards/game last 5 games)
— Last five games, 49ers converted 45-87 (51.7%) on third down.
— 49ers are 7-0 when they score 24+ points, 2-4 when they don’t.
— San Francisco won its last six games (5-1 ATS)

— Rookie QB Purdy (16-21/185 passing) won his first NFL start.
— 49ers led this game 28-0 at halftime.
— Buccaneers are 1-9-1 ATS in their last 11 games.
— Tampa lost last four true road games, scoring 18-3-17-7 points.
— Bucs were held under 100 yards rushing in 11 of last 12 games.

Panthers 30, Seahawks 24
— Panthers’ first three drives: 26 plays, 130 yards, 17 points.
— Carolina ran ball for 223 yards, 4.8 yards/carry.
— Panthers had a 10-yard advantage in field position.
— Last four games, Carolina outscored foes 43-23 in first half.
— Panthers are 6-2 ATS since they changed coaches. 

— Seattle only ran ball 14 times, for 46 yards.
— Seahawks are 0-4 ATS last four games, running for 59.8 yards/game.
— Last four games, Seattle gave up 161-283-171-223 rushing yards.
— Last four games, opponents are 28-54 (51.9%) on 3rd down.
— At 7-6, Seahawks have slipped out of current NFC playoff picture. 

Chargers 23, Dolphins 17
— Miami ran ball 8 times for 33 yards LW, 19 for 92 yards this week.
— Miami’s only first half TD was Hill running 57 yards with a fumble.
— Last two weeks, Miami is 3-18 on third down.
— Tagovailoa was 3-16 passing in the first half.
— Dolphins are 2-8 ATS in last ten games coming off a loss. 

— Herbert was 39-51/367 passing, with one TD.
— Mike Williams caught six passes for 116 yards and a TD.
— Chargers were 9-18 on third down, Miami 3-11
— Last three games, Chargers converted 28-61 on third down (45.9%)
— Chargers are 6-1 giving up less than 27 points, 1-5 if they give up 27+.

— Marquette 79, Notre Dame 84— 8-3 Marquette outscored ND 9-1 over final 5:43 of first half, coasted home from there.

— Wisconsin 78, Iowa 75 OT— Badgers’ bench outscored Iowa’s subs, 22-5.

— Tennessee 56, Maryland 53— Vols have the #1 eFG% defense in the country.  

 

Author: Armadillo Sports

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