San Francisco is the defending NFC champion for many reasons. First among them is that they are well built and deep. So too were they incredibly fortunate in 2019. An NFC championship requires skill and luck to win. Last week’s NFL bets win at New York demonstrates what a difference a year makes. San Francisco was injured battered. And will enter this week’s game at the Giants without a full deck. New York faces low expectations for 2020. To show they are still a solid underdog against the shorthanded 49ers. Rookie coach Joe Judge is getting a tough baptism.
San Francisco 49ers vs. New York Giants
|Date and Time:||Sunday, September 27, 2020, 1 p.m. ET|
|Location:||MetLife Stadium, East Rutherford, New Jersey|
|49ers vs. Giants TV Coverage:||FOX|
San Francisco 49ers vs. New York Giants SBG Odds Overview
On this occasion, the 49ers line dropped from six to four points. A laundry list of injuries to several key players is why. Defensive linemen Nick Bosa was lost for the season last week. While Raheem Mostert is out this week at the bare minimum. Quarterback Jimmy Garoppolo is questionable. Counter to that is a Giants team not appealing enough to be the offshore bookmaker favorite. San Francisco remains chalk based on NFC championship branding. Along with New York’s ineptitude.
San Francisco 49ers Team Overview
San Francisco is 1-1 straight up, against the spread, and with totals. Correlate a 31-13 payout at the Jets on Sunday. Over the total paid with the 7-point 49ers spread. Defensive lineman Nick Bosa was lost for the season. Running back Raheem Mostert is out this Sunday. Quarterback Jimmy Garoppolo is questionable. So too is tight end George Kittle hobbling with a bad ankle. More emphatically the Football Gods are getting even with the 49ers for last year. Too much went right in the 2019 campaign. Now the check is being paid.
New York Giants Team Overview
New York is 0-2 straight up, 1-1 vs. the odds, and 0-2 under the total. Last week the Giants lost at Chicago 17-13 as 4.5-point dogs. Also paying was under a total of 42.5. Defensively the Giants rank a surprising fourth overall. However, their rushing attack ranks dead last. As a result, too much of the burden is on quarterback Daniel Jones. Defenses are teeing off on the second-year starter.
San Francisco 49ers and New York Giants Against the Spread
The 49ers are:
- 3-5 against the spread as a road chalk
- 3-5-1 under the total in their last nine games as road favorites
- 3-1 on the board head to head with the Giants
- 3-0 over the total in their series with New York
The Giants are:
- 1-11 against the spread in their last 12 games as a home dog
- 4-0 over the total as a home pup
- 0-2 on the board in their last two home games with the 49ers
- 1-2 under the total when hosting San Francisco
San Francisco 49ers vs. New York Giants SBG Free Picks
As was previously noted the Giants are a terrible NFL Bets value as home dogs. So too do they struggle to get the money against the 49ers. San Francisco gets a price break with the injury list. But is still the better team.
49ers vs. Giants SBG Best Bet: San Francisco 49ers