The Lincoln Financial Field will host an NFC divisional playoff game between the Philadelphia Eagles and the New York Giants this coming Saturday. In the wild-card round, The sixth-ranked New York Giants knocked the Minnesota Vikings out by a 24-31 score, while the top-seeded Philadelphia Eagles enjoyed a first-round bye. Given how the Philadelphia Eagles have bossed the away team non-stop in recent years, the Maryland sports betting sites are siding with the hosts as they look to extend their three-match winning streak this series.
Philadelphia Eagles VS New York Giants Betting expert picks
Eagles VS Giants Moneyline
Pick the Philadelphia Eagles to win (1.28) for your Moneyline bet.
Heading into this divisional playoff, the Eagles are riding a three-game winning streak in this series. Betting on the hosts beating the Giants again returns odds of -361, implying there is a 78% chance of a payout. On the other side, the Giants are the clear underdogs at +280. The visitors are currently 2-3 SU on the road after losing three of their past five road trips.
Take the Eagles (-361) to win outright on the Moneyline for the upcoming match at the Lincoln Financial Field. They look the better pick of the two sides, having gone 3-2 in the last five matches.
Eagles VS Giants Spread
Place your bets on the New York Giants +7.5 (1.87) for this game.
The last five rounds between the Eagles and the Giants have been rather one-sided, with an average winning margin of up to 14.4 points.
Backing the Eagles to cover the spread looks like a red flag here, even on home soil. They’ve failed to cover the spread in their last four outings ahead of Saturday’s matchup. In their previous ten games, the Eagles went 3-7 ATS overall and 6-4 ATS in the last ten games at home.
The Giants, meanwhile, have covered the spread in eight of their last nine games on the road. The visitors are 8-2 ATS from their ten most recent road trips, as well as 8-2 ATS in their last ten games overall.
Eagles VS New York Giants Total
Taking the Total under 48.0 (1.91) is the smart pick for this showdown.
The last ten contests of this series failed to pass the 45-point mark, averaging 44.4 points in total. This suggests the total may end up anywhere between 40 and 45 points when the Eagles play host to the Giants.
The total has only gone over in two of the previous ten matchups between the Eagles and the Giants. Betting on the under has been the more successful bet in this series instead. In all, the total has gone under exactly eight times to date.
The total has averaged 50.7 points in the Eagles’ ten most recent games, as well as 47.8 points in their last five at home. The overpaid out as a winning bet in the last three games at the Lincoln Financial Field for the Eagles, who are 6-4 in their last ten home and away matches combined.
As for the Giants, the average total has been 47.1 points in the away team’s past ten matches and 44.8 points in the last five on the road. The total score went over in half the previous 10 road trips for the Giants, who are 6-4 in the over-and-under market from their last 10 games overall.
Eagles VS Giants Betting trends
- Philadelphia Eagles have failed to cover the spread in four of their last five games.
- Giants have covered the spread in their last five games away
- Philadelphia Eagles won the last nine H2H matches against the Giants when playing at home.
Philadelphia Eagles Form
The Eagles have a week off before their first playoff game. They beat the Giants 22-16 in their regular-season finale, giving them an impressive 14-3 record over their past 10 games and a 7-2 mark at home.
The Eagles boast one of the league’s most improved offensive lines, going from 25.5 points per game last season to 28.1 points to rank second this year. Visiting offenses normally struggle to break down the hosts’ defense, which has the eighth-best defensive record at home, having only allowed 18.8 points on their own field and 20.2 points in all outings.
After a 14-3 regular season and a first-round bye, the Eagles begin their playoff run. The hosts took the top seed in the NFC Conference and won the NFC East. Now, with a full week’s rest behind them, they look to make a statement at home for their Super Bowl quest.
New York Giants Form
The Giants overcame long odds to beat the Minnesota Vikings 31-24 last week to improve their past 10-game record to 4-5. They are also 2-3 in their last five on the road.
The offense is on an excellent run of form, having put 25.8 points on board in the last five matches, which is more than the 22.0 points that the Giants have managed for the season. Defensively, the away side has given up 21.9 points this season and 19.8 points in the last five.
Missing out on playoffs last year, the Giants look poised for a deep run for postseason glory. After a 9-7-1 regular season, they clinched third place in the NFC East and sixth seed overall in the NFC Conference.
Eagles VS New York Giants H2H history
The Eagles beat the Giants 22-16 in their previous matchup at the Lincoln Financial Field on January 2023. The Eagles have had a firm grip on the Giants recently. They won the last three games in a row and are 8-2 in the last 10 matchups.
While the Eagles averaged 26.6 points, the Giants performed an average of 17.8 points in their ten most recent head-to-head games.