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.
Open an Account for the best Sportsbook Parlay and Vegas Teaser Payouts in the Industry.