Indianapolis Colts vs Detroit Lions 11/01/2020 Spread, Game Analysis and Tips
Posted by: Hilbert Mayer
Indianapolis Colts vs Detroit Lions 11/01/2020 – The Detroit Lions had been on a roll for the past few games and they wish to convert that momentum to a winning streak. They are to host the Indianapolis Colts this coming Sunday, November 1 at the Ford Field in Detroit, Michigan. Kick-off begins at exactly 1:00 PM Eastern Time and it will be CBS that will bring the game to the television while the online live stream is being hosted by NFL Game Pass. This is seen as a very tight game to call according to NFL Football Odds, the visiting Indianapolis Colts are the safer bet and will be spoiling the party for the Detroit Lions.
Indianapolis Colts vs Detroit Lions 11/01/2020
The Indianapolis Colts had a good comeback victory against the Cincinnati Bengals in NFL Week 6 as they defeated them by four points, 31-27. They had a one week rest and the recovery will help them in this upcoming game to maintain the momentum. Philip Rivers had three touchdown passes, 371 yards and 65% completion during their last matchup. Marcus Johnson had the most yards with 108 and five catches. Other receivers did their part as they were on the other end of Rivers’ passes and they were Trey Burton, Jack Doyle and Zach Paschal.
Players to watch: P. Rivers QB (GP 6 CMP 138 ATT 198 CMP% 69.7 YDS 1598 AVG 8.1 YDS/G 266.3 LNG 55 TD 7 INT 6 SACK 5 SYL 18 RTG 93), J. Taylor RB (GP 6 ATT 89 YDS 367 AVG 4.1 LNG 21 BIG 1 TD 3 YDS/G 61.2 FUM 0 LST 0 FD 22), T.Y. Hilton WR (GP 6 REC 20 TGTS 37 YDS 242 AVG 12.1 TD 0 LNG 28 BIG 3 YDS/G 40.3 FUM 0 LST 0 YAC 61 FD 13).
The Detroit Lions are coming in from back-to-back wins and in their last game, they escaped the Atlanta Falcons by just one point on the road. Prior to that, they had an 18-point win against the Jacksonville Jaguars. During their game against the Falcons, Matthew Stafford had one touchdown pass and had 340 yards. It was Kenny Golladay leading the team with six catches and 114 yards but it was TJ Hockenson taking the ball to the endzone with the only touchdown of the game. Matt Prater had three field goals in the game and a one-point conversion to provide 10 of the team’s 23 points.
Players to Watch: M. Stafford QB (GP 6 CMP 127 ATT 204 CMP% 62.3 YDS 1580 AVG 7.7 YDS/G 274.5 LNG 50 TD 10 INT 4 SACK 14 SYL 106 RTG 94.4), A. Peterson RB (GP 6 ATT 80 YDS 314 AVG 3.9 LNG 27 BIG 3 TD 2 YDS/G 52.3 FUM 0 LST 0 FD 15), K. Golladay WR (GP 4 REC 20 TGTS 28 YDS 338 AVG 16.9 TD 2 LNG 48 BIG 4 YDS/G 84.5 FUM 0 LST 0 YAC 40 FD 16).
Indianapolis Colts vs Detroit Lions Betting Numbers
Indianapolis is 4-1 SU in their last 5 games.
Detroit is 5-12 ATS in their last 17 games.
Indianapolis Colts vs Detroit Lions Betting Picks
The Indianapolis Colts are heading to enemy territory but they hold the slight advantage over the Detroit Lions as seen by Sports Betting. Rivers has been on a roll and playing great in the next few games and will have a good matchup against Matthew Stafford. The Lions are a reasonable gamble and the home-field advantage can play a huge factor.