Ryan Fitzpatrick of the New York Jets looks to pass throughout the game versus the Indianapolis Colts at Lucas Oil Stadium on September 21, 2015 in Indianapolis, Indiana. (Photo by Andy Lyons/Getty Images)

By Abraham Gutierrez

With two weeks in the books, the (2-0) New York Jets appear to be a team on a mission to contest for the 2015 AFC East title, despite beginning the year as among the clubs with the longest odds to win a divisional crvery own. In comparison, the (0-2) Philadelphia Eagles were among those squads everyone meant to conquer NFC East, but hence much, seem destined for a catastrophic ending.

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As an outcome, NFL Week 3 oddsdevices aren’t providing Chip Kelly’s birds much of a chance on the road against a team whose defense has prstove to be impenetrable with the initially two games. As of Thursday morning, the Jets <-3> are noted as three-suggest favorites, the Eagles as dogs by the very same margin <+3>, and the OVER/UNDER tallies a projected merged full of 46 points.

Nonetheless, seasoned NFL bettors are exceptionally well conscious of the reality that there’s no obtaining also comfortable in the National Footround Organization. Thus, provided all the aforementioned determinants and figures, this interconference clash has actually all the makings of a typical “trap game.” When complacency occurs, disaster typically follows, that’s simply life in the NFL – simply ask all the playoff teams from a year back that have actually obtained off to 0-2 starts (i.e. Seahawks, Ravens, Colts and also Lions).

ATS General Consensus

The initially guilty party is the civilization betting versus the spcheck out in the Eagles-Jets game. At the present time, 53 percent of the action has been videotaped in favor of a Jets cover at -3, and also just 47 percent for the Eagles as +3 road dogs. For those maintaining track, that number is consisted of by a full of 575 bets for New York’s spreview and also only 508 for Philadelphia’s reason.

Breaking down this matchup in a much more a organized fashion, here’s a look at both clubs’ ATS trends prior to their Week 3 clash, which can quickly be taken into consideration the “What Have You Done For Me Lately” statistics:

Jets ATS Trends To Consider

As it turns out, Gang Environment-friendly has actually gotten plenty done in their a lot of recent games versus the spcheck out. Todd Bowles squad comes in through a perfect 4-0 record in their last 4 home games, and also in games adhering to an ATS win prefer they did last week versus the Colts. In even more excellent news, New York is also 5-0 in its last 5 games in its entirety, 4-1-2 after straight-up wins, 4-1-1 versus groups through shedding records, and 4-1 in its last 5 games played on fieldturf (surface).

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Eagles ATS Trends To Consider

Not capturing a break, Kelly isn’t acquiring a lot love from the mathematical gods either, as this team has been a betting nightmare versus the spread in current history. ATS trends tell a really compelling story, with the most significant figures being the Eagles’ 2-6-1 record after scoring less than 15 points in the previous game, their 5-16-1 performances versus teams over .500, their dismal 4-13-1 initiatives adhering to games when their “D” has enabled more than 350 full yards, the reality that they’re 1-4 in their last 5 games following a straight-up loss, and also last but not least, Philly has struggled substantially in the opening month of the seaboy, sporting a 3-12-1 note in its last 16 September games.

2015 NFL Week 3 Predictions

However, this game will certainly be made a decision on exactly how much oxygen the mighty New York defense will have the ability to breathe in going up against Kelly’s signature up-tempo offense. If last week’s game against the Colts was any type of indication, Gang Environment-friendly might be in for a long afternoon, as the defense was plainly gassed in the latter stages of the Monday night game.

The continuous push that the Eagles put on their opponents, couple with the reality that they will certainly have a short week, has this game filed under the “Upset Alert” category for Week 3. Take the points, take the Eagles on the road and watch everyone’s reaction as soon as Philly breaks right into the win column: 2015 NFL Week 3 Predictions: Philadelphia Eagles +3.

For those interested in exactly how the point-total for this game is projected to play out, here’s a look at both teams’ OVER/UNDER fads before their Week 3 showdvery own in East Rutherford, New Jersey:

Philadelphia’s O/U TrendsOVER is 6-0 in Philly’s last 6 games after accumulating much less than 250 complete yards in its previous game.OVER is 7-1 in Philly’s last 8 games after scoring less than 15 points its previous dispute.OVER is 8-2 in Philly’s last 10 games complying with an SU loss.Under is 4-1 in Philly’s last 5 games in Week 3.

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New York’s O/U TrendsOVER is 16-2 in NY’s last 18 Week 3 games.UNDER is 5-1 in NY’s last 6 games after permitting much less than 15 points in its previous game.UNDER is 5-2 in NY’s last 7 games on fieldturf (surface).UNDER is 7-3 in NY’s last 10 games all at once.

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