NFL odds: Lions vs. Jaguars

This Sunday afternoon, the Detroit Lions travel to Florida to take on the lowly Jaguars. The game in EverBank Field in Jacksonville, FL, is scheduled to begin at 1:00 PM ET. You can watch all of the action regionally on the FOX network.

The Lions are coming off of a win at home over the Seattle Seahawks, 28-24. This was a close game, with multiple lead changes, until the Lions scored a touhdown in the final 20 seconds of the fourth quarter to secure the victory. Detroit held a 415-369 edge in total yards, including a 331-236 edge in passing yards. They also forced two Seahawks turnover. QB Matthew Stafford threw 34-of-49, for 352 yards, and 2 touchdowns. The Lions' last three wins have come by 4, 3, and 4 points. Start your Football Wagering on Lions vs. Jaguars Game.

The Jaguars suffered their latest loss of the season to the Green Bay Packers in Lambeau Field by a score of 24-15. Jacksonville never led in this one, despite holding a 341-238 edge in total yards, and a 279-172 edge in passing yards. QB Blaine Gabbert threw 27-of-49, for 303 yards, and 1 touchdown. On the positive side, the Jaguars have covered the spread in their last 2 games, despite losing them both.

The Lions are 6-13 ATS recently. They are 3-4 ATS so far this season, 2-2 ATS on the road, and 1-3 ATS as a favorite. This will be their first game as a road favorite. The Jaguars are 4-3 ATS this year, and 0-2 ATS as a home underdog.

These two teams have met just twice since 2001, with the Jaguars winning both games. Their last meeting, in November 2008, resulted in a 38-14 Jacksonville win. In that one, the Jaguars were 6 ½ point favorites. In a November 2004 matchup, the Jags won 23-17 in overtime, in a game in which they were favored by 3 ½ points.  Check the NFL Odds for Lions vs. Jaguars Game.

Interestingly, the last time Matthew Stafford played in EverBank Field, he lost to Tim Tebow's Florida Gators, 49-10.

For this Sunday's game, the Lions are 3 ½ point road favorites, according to SBG's sports betting odds. The over/under is set at 44 points.

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