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New England Patriots vs New York Giants 05/08/2020 Madden20 NFL Picks, Odds and Betting Predictions
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New England Patriots vs New York Giants 05/08/2020 – The New England Patriots face the New York Giants anew in a scheduled NFL Madden20 SIM matchup Friday. NFL football lines pick the Pats to prevail over the Giants with New England aching to get back on track. The Pats have lost back-to-back games, including a 37-30 defeat at the hands of the New Orleans Saints. The Giants are hoping to pick up another win, defeating the Buffalo Bills, 48-11, last time out. Leading the way for New England will be Tom Brady who owns a 91 overall rating. Stephen Gilmore will handle the defensive efforts, owning an overall rating of 98. Saquon Barkley anchors the Giants offense, sporting an 89 overall rating. Leonard Williams will lead the defensive efforts, having an overall rating of 80.
New England Patriots vs New York Giants 05/08/2020
New England Patriots
New England Patriots may be struggling but you cannot put a good player like Brady down. It the Super Bowl MVP can get things going, New York will be in for a rough outing. Providing help offensively will be Julian Edelman and James White. Edelman owns a respectable overall rating of 87 while White is at 83. Defensively, the Pats are looking pretty tough. Aside from Gilmore, there is Devin McCourty providing support with an overall rating of 92. Dont’a Hightower is another defensive man that will help out, owning an 88 overall rating.
New York Giants
New York Giants are coming off a rousing win but know that the Patriots will give them a tougher time. Out to provide offensive help to Barkley will be Evan Engram, a receiver with an 88 overall rating. Golden Tate III and Sterling Shephard compliment Engram. They hold impressive ratings of 90 in speed and 91 in acceleration. All eyes will be on Tate III who holds an 89 catching rating while Shephard is not far behind with an 88. Williams will need all the help he can get, being the only player with an above 80 rating.
New England Patriots vs New York Giants Betting Picks
The Giants are in for a rough game against the Patriots. New England appears to have the edge on both ends, particularly on defense. NFL odds today pick the Pats to come out victorious, and player ratings tell a bit of the story. Brady remains a threat and the Giants need to find a way to frustrate him. It all boils down to which team gets rolling at kick-off. Odds may not favor the Giants but hard work could shift the tide to their favor.
Moneyline: The ML given to the Patriots is at -340 for this match while the Giants are at +240.
Spread: It is just 7.5 points between the Patriots and the Giants across the spread. New England owns the -7.5 while New York is at +7.5
Total: 55 points is the given total for this game between New England and New York with the over/under at -115.
Prediction: 24-20, Patriots win.