NFL betting odds expectations have fallen for the New York Jets who were a trendy preseason favorite with the NFL betting lines to make it all the way to Super Sunday.
The New England Patriots will host the New York Jets on Sunday in the AFC Divisional Playoffs with a start time of 4:35 PM ET and a telecast on CBS. Sports Gambling opened with New England as a 9 point favorite and with a total of 45.
New England has a record of 14-2 straight up and 10-5-1 with the football betting odds while going over the total 13 times. The Pats are the top seed in the AFC.
The Jets had a regular season record of 11-5 straight up and 9-7 with the football betting lines as 12 of their games went over the total.
The Jets have paid out in 11 of their last 15 road games and have gotten the money in 5 of their last 7 road playoff games. Gang Green has also paid out in 5 of their last 7 playoff games overall. The Jets are 12-5 against the spread as a dog and 5-2 against the spread as a playoff dog. The Jets have gotten the money in 5 of their last 7 games against the AFC East.
The Jets have gone over the total in 9 of their last 10 road games and 6 of their last 7 games as a dog. The Jets have soared over the total in 5 of their last 6 games against the AFC East and have gone over the total in 9 of their last 12 games versus teams with a winning record.
New England has paid out in 5 of their last 6 games as a favorite and in 13 of their last 16 games as a home favorite of between 3.5 and 10 points. The Patriots do have some alarming post season numbers that may cause alarm with those handicapping the divisional playoff odds.
New England has paid out in just 1 of their last 6 games in January and has failed to get the money in their last 5 consecutive playoff games. The Pats have dropped their last 4 home playoff games against the board.