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New England Patriots vs Philadelphia Eagles 08/19/2021 Game Analysis, Tips and Forecast
Posted by: Hilbert Mayer
New England Patriots vs Philadelphia Eagles 08/19/2021 – The NFL preseason betting has already taken a huge leap as bettors continue to place their bets on their favorite teams. It’s not too far for the regular season to kick off, but until then there are action-packed games to keep the NFL fans entertained. One such interesting game is all set to take place between the New England Patriots and Philadelphia Eagles. Both these teams are coming off an unsuccessful season. The Patriots finished third in the AFC East Division and they failed to make it to the playoffs. As for the Eagles, they sat at the bottom of the NFC East until the end.
New England Patriots vs Philadelphia Eagles 08/19/2021
New England Patriots
The New England Patriots had their first preseason success against the Washington Football Team last week. The Patriots pulled off an easy victory by scoring 22 and restricting Washington to just 13. Overall, they covered 320 yards and gave up 367 in return. Mac Jones touched 87 passing yards for his team. Brian Hoyer and Cam Newton put together another 63 yards. From the rushing end, Rhamondre Stevenson reached 70 receiving yards while Harvey Langi contributed eight tackles. The Patriots won just seven games and dropped nine last season.
Players to watch: Cam Newton QB (GP 15, CMP 242, ATT 368, CMP% 65.8, YDS 2657, AVG 7.2, YDS/G 218.9, LNG 50, TD 8, INT 10, SACK 31, SYL 195, RTG 82.9), Damien Harris RB (GP 10, ATT 137, YDS 691, AVG 5, LNG 41, BIG 4, TD 2, YDS/G 69.1, FUM 1, LST 0, FD 30), Jakobi Meyers WR (GP 14, REC 59, TGTS 81, YDS 729, AVG 12.4, TD 0, LNG 35, BIG 11, YDS/G 52.1, FUM 1, LST 1, YAC 224, FD 37).
Philadelphia Eagles had a disappointing last season after winning just four in total. The Eagles lost 11 games and their season opener was yet another disappointment. The Eagles gave up 24 points to the Steelers and scored just 16 in return. Overall, they contributed a total of 277 yards by surrendering 410 in return. Joe Flacco produced 178 passing yards with one TD. From the rushing end, Philadelphia struggled as Jason Huntley contributed just 15. Blake Countess was decent enough from the defensive end with seven tackles in total.
Players to watch: Jalen Hurts QB (GP 15, CMP 77, ATT 148, CMP% 52, YDS 1061, AVG 7.2, YDS/G 94.5, LNG 81, TD 6, INT 4, SACK 13, SYL 59, RTG 77.6), Miles Sanders RB (GP 12, ATT 164, YDS 867, AVG 5.3, LNG 82, BIG 4, TD 6, YDS/G 72.3, FUM 4, LST 2, FD 39), Travis Fulgham WR (GP 13, REC 38, TGTS 67, YDS 539, AVG 14.2, TD 4, LNG 42, BIG 5, YDS/G 41.5, FUM 0, LST 0, YAC 112, FD 26).
New England Patriots vs Philadelphia Eagles Betting Numbers
New England Patriots
The total has gone UNDER in 7 of New England’s last 9 games.
Philadelphia are 6-12 ATS in their last 18 games.
New England Patriots vs Philadelphia Eagles Betting Picks
The NFL betting lines are slanting towards the Patriots to win this game. New England is coming off a neat victory against a decent team. The Patriots have the potential to prevent the Eagles with their running game. Look for New England to secure their second victory in this preseason game.