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New York Giants vs Cleveland Browns 08/22/2021 NFL Previews, Tips and Game Analysis
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New York Giants vs Cleveland Browns 08/22/2021 – The second week of the NFL 2021 preseason is all set to take place with an exciting game between the New York Giants and Cleveland Browns. The Giants will enter this game after a defeat against the Jets in their preseason opener. New York gave up a dozen points and scored just seven in return. Moving onto the Browns, they came off a solid victory against the Jaguars in their last game. The Cleveland Browns took out the Jaguars with a final score of 23-13 and are all set to build on their success.
New York Giants vs Cleveland Browns 08/22/2021
New York Giants
The Giants lost against their rival New York Jets with a five-point difference in the scores. New York finished second in the NFC East Division play last season with a record of 6-10. The Giants failed to make it to the playoffs after their poor performance. Last week, Clayton Thorson took the lead with one TD and 72 yards. From the rushing end, Sandro Platzgummer touched 51 yards with four carries while Mike Glennon contributed 20 throwing yards. The Giants will hope for a better season this time with a few changes on their team.
Players to watch: Daniel Jones QB (GP 14, CMP 280, ATT 448, CMP% 62.5, YDS 2943, AVG 6.6, YDS/G 240.4, LNG 53, TD 11, INT 10, SACK 45, SYL 286, RTG 80.4), (GP 14, ATT 65, YDS 423, AVG 6.5, LNG 80, BIG 4, TD 1, YDS/G 30.2, FUM 3, LST 2, FD 17), Alfred Morris RB (GP 9, ATT 55, YDS 238, AVG 4.3, LNG 20, BIG 1, TD 1, YDS/G 26.4, FUM 0, LST 0, FD 13), Darius Slayton WR (GP 16, REC 50, TGTS 96, YDS 751, AVG 15, TD 3, LNG 41, BIG 10, YDS/G 46.9, FUM 1, LST 1, YAC 164, FD 40).
A perfect preseason start was all the Browns got in their last game against the Jacksonville Jaguars. Kyle Lauletta was one fire after contributing 121 yards in total. Case Keenum was the other notable player that touched 115 yards while Cory Taylor carried the ball six times for 17 yards. From the defensive end, Owusu-Kormoah recorded eight tackles. Cleveland completed their last season with a final score of 11-5. The Browns sat at the third spot in the AFC North Division. The Browns won the wild card spot but failed to make it to the division playoffs.
Players to watch: Baker Mayfield QB (GP 16, CMP 305, ATT 486, CMP% 62.8, YDS 3563, AVG 7.3, YDS/G 233.4, LNG 75, TD 26, INT 8, SACK 26, SYL 162, RTG 95.9), Nick Chubb RB (GP 12, ATT 190, YDS 1067, AVG 5.6, LNG 59, BIG 12, TD 12, YDS/G 88.9, FUM 1, LST 1, FD 55),
New York Giants vs Cleveland Browns Betting Numbers
New York Giants
NY Giants are 1-4 ATS in their last 5 games.
Cleveland are 4-2 ATS in their last 6 games.
New York Giants vs Cleveland Browns Betting Picks
The recent NFL preseason bets are in favor of Cleveland to win this game and cover the spread. Cleveland has a better opportunity against a struggling Giants team. Look for the Browns to win with a score of 32-12.