When the Giants (three-six) go to the Buccaneers (six-three) to close Week 11 in the NFL on “Monday Night Football” (eight:fifteen p.m. ET, ESPN and ESPN2), they will be searching to maintain their fading wild-card hopes alive in opposition to the reigning Tremendous Bowl champions.
Daniel Jones and New York are coming off a bye. Tom Brady and Tampa Bay are coming off consecutive losses to New Orleans and Washington sandwiching a bye.
The Giants want a acquire badly also to improve the long run outlook for Jones, coach Joe Choose, offensive coordinator Jason Garrett and standard supervisor Dave Gettleman, among the some others in the business. The Buccaneers want a acquire just to re-establish on their own as the staff to defeat (and repeat) in the NFC.
Here is almost everything to know about betting on Giants vs. Buccaneers in Week 11, which includes current odds, developments and our prediction for “Monday Night Football.”
Giants vs. Buccaneers odds for Monday Night Football
- Unfold: Buccaneers by 10.5
- More than/beneath: 50
- Moneyine: +400, -520
The Buccaneers, despite modern effects and the Giants coming off a acquire and a bye, have been continuous landing-additionally double-digit favorites all week. Tampa Bay is a dominant dwelling staff, with a four- report and an average 22-position margin of victory.
(betting odds per FanDuel Sportsbook)
Giants vs. Buccaneers all-time series
The Giants direct the series 16-eight. The Buccaneers gained in New York on a Monday night time final season, 25-23. Jones got his initially occupation acquire in Tampa, rallying the Giants to a 32-31 in 2019. The Giants have gained two of the earlier a few meetings and have taken 7 of 9.
3 developments to know
—79 % of spread bettors imagine the quantity in favor of the Buccaners is also huge despite their dwelling play and being night time dwelling favorites.
—74 % of more than/beneath bettors imagine Brady and Jones will help force the sport more than its rather large position complete.
—The Giants are six-four in opposition to the spread and four-six straight up in their earlier 10 online games. The complete has absent more than only a few times in individuals online games. The Buccaneers are four-six ATS and 7-three SU in their earlier 10 online games with the complete heading more than in 50 percent of them.
3 matters to observe
How will the Giants be influenced by accidents?
The Giants will at the time once again be lacking vital huge receiver Sterling Shepard (quad). Their major two jogging backs Saquon Barkley (ankle) and Devontae Booker (hip) have questionable wellbeing. Jones requires to dig deep and spread the ball about to his lots of other weapons to assault a weak Bucs pass defense knowing the sport script will want to have him operate about a stout Bucs’ run defense.
How will the Buccaneers be influenced by accidents?
Talking of that run defense, it will be softened a minor by lacking enormous deal with Vita Vea (knee). The secondary is currently damage-riddled and offensively, huge receiver Antonio Brown (ankle) will skip another sport and restricted close Rob Gronkowski (again) is a sport-time choice. The defense does have a tendency to play significantly much better at dwelling and Brady still has loads of weapons, led by wideouts Chris Godwin and Mike Evans. The Bucs have proved to be deep the Giants are not.
How Brady will get his groove his again
Brady is still in the MVP combine despite his mini slump of various-interception online games. Maintain in brain that he failed to get pink-scorching in the Bucs’ offense until finally November and December final season. He usually seems to have an response to repair himself as every person wants to write him off at age 44. He will be motivated to rip the defense of his previous Patriots unique teams coach Choose, five yrs his junior.
Stat that issues
one hundred twenty.six. Which is Brady’s passer ranking in four dwelling online games this season, all wins. He is thrown for 18 TDs to only two INTs in individuals online games with 7.eight yards per endeavor. He is also averaged 319 yards passing in Tampa. Count on the GOAT to play like a QB possessed to have his staff once again.
Giants vs. Buccaneers prediction
The Buccaneers can make a statement beneath the lights to notify the relaxation of the league they are ready to take again manage of the Tremendous Bowl race. Search for Brady to arrive out firing and put the sport out of reach as swiftly as attainable, putting Jones into large-passing garbage time. Leonard Fournette and the jogging sport will grind matters away late when the defense once again becomes energetic and psychological creating huge plays of its personal.
Buccaneers 38, Giants seventeen