rams vs giants nfl betting prediction

NFL: LA Rams vs. New York Giants Prediction 12/31/2023

new york giants bettingThe Rams notched a victory in their previous game, defeating the Saints with a score of 30-22. Los Angeles was favored by 4 against the Saints and notched an ATS victory.

For the game, quarterback Matthew Stafford attempted 34 passes and finished with 24 completions for 328. His passer rating for the game was 120.

Against the Saints’ offense, the Rams allowed 339 yards of total offense. Of these yards, 35 were attributed to the rushing defense, while 304 yards were surrendered on 40 pass attempts.

This season, the Rams hold the 2nd position in the NFC-West with an overall record of 8-7. In non-conference games, they have a record of 2-3, and in NFC action, they are 6-4.

When it comes to the spread, the Rams have a 9-5-1 record. Heading into week 17, their scoring margin is at +1.7 (per game). This season, the Rams have an over/under record of 7-8. Their games have seen an average over/under betting line of 44.6 points, and the average combined score per game has been 45.9 points.

Rams Injury Report

  • Alex Ward – Neck (Out)
  • Tre Tomlinson – Hamstring (Questionable)
  • Stetson Bennett – Non Injury Related (Out)
  • Hunter Long – Knee (acl) (Out)
  • Duke Shelley – Hamstring (Out)

The Giants Look To Bounce Back From A Loss

In their most recent game, the Giants fell to the Eagles by a score of 33-25. Despite a straight-up loss, the Giants were able to keep things closer than expected as they were 14-point underdogs before kickoff.

New York’s offense generated 292 total yards against the Eagles. On third downs, the Giants managed a conversion rate of 28.6%. Saquon Barkley led the team in rushing with 80 yards, while Tyrod Taylor passed for 133 yards.

The Giants’ defense wrapped up the game with one sack and one interception vs. the Eagles. Additionally, the team’s secondary yielded 295 passing yards, while the rush defense permitted 170 rushing yards.

This season, the Giants are 3rd in the NFC-East on an overall record of 5-10. In non-conference games, their record is 1-4 while going 4-6 in NFC action.

The Giants have put together an above .500 record versus the spread this season, currently at 6-8-1. Their average scoring margin for this season is -10.5. So far this season, games involving New York have averaged 39 points, ranking them 25th in the NFL. They currently have an over/under record of 5-10, with an average OU line of 40.4 points.

Giants Injury Report

  • Aaron Robinson – Knee (Out)
  • Joshua Ezeudu – Toe (Out)
  • Cade York – Quad (Out)
  • Evan Neal – Ankle (Out)
  • Bryce Ford-Wheaton – Knee (Out)
  • Deonte Banks – Shoulder (Questionable)
  • Jarrad Davis – Knee (Out)
  • Graham Gano – Knee (Out)
  • Randy Bullock – Hamstring (Out)
  • Rakeem Nuñez-Roches – Knee (Questionable)
  • Lawrence Cager – Groin (Questionable)
  • Shane Lemieux – Biceps/groin (Out)
  • Gary Brightwell – Hamstring (Questionable)
  • Daniel Jones – Knee (Out)
  • J.C. Hassenauer – Triceps (Out)

Rams Offense Breakdown

On offense, the Rams are at 23.8 points per game, putting them 8th in the NFL.

Los Angeles’ passing attack comes in to this week’s game ranked 10th in passing yards. In addition, they are 13th in attempts, throwing the ball an average of 35 times per game.

At 122.1 rushing yards per game, the Rams are currently ranked 10th in the NFL. In terms of attempts, they are carrying the ball an average of 27.9 time per game which is 9th.

Giants Offense Breakdown

The New York offense is currently positioned 28th in the league, scoring an average of 14.3 points per contest.

Looking at their passing game, the Giants come in with an average of 153.1 passing yards per game, which is 32nd in the league. Presently, 52.6% of their first downs are credited to the passing game.

New York comes in with an average of 4 yards per rushing attempt and have an average of 26.9 attempts per game. In terms of total rushing yards, they are currently ranked 15th in the league.

Rams Team Defense

On the defensive front, the Rams currently hold the 19th position in tackles for loss and rank 16th in sacks. Opponents are averaging 22.1 points and 337.0 yards per game against them.

Giants Team Defense

Defensively, New York is 25th in points allowed. So far, opponents are averaging 24.7 points per game against them on 363.9 yards allowed per contest.

Rams vs Giants Trends

  • In their last three road games, Los Angeles has averaged 23 points per game while allowing 23. The team’s record in this stretch was 1-2 while going 2-1.
  • Through their last ten home contests, the Giants offense has averaged 16 points per game while allowing an average of 29. New York posted an overall record of 2-8 while going 3-7 ATS.
  • Through their last three games as the betting underdog, the Giants have a strong record vs the spread going 2-1. Their straight up mark in these contests is 1-2.
  • As the betting favorite, the Rams have an ATS record of 4-1 in their last five games. In these matchups their, straight up record was 5-0.

Rams vs Giants Prediction

With Los Angeles demonstrating a strong rushing game in their latest game and the New York defense showing vulnerability against the run when facing Philadelphia, I’m placing my bet on Los Angeles at -6 in this matchup.

If you’re looking for a pick on the over/under, the data we have suggests this game finishing below 42 points. For this game, my money is on the under.

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