Here are OddsFanatic’s 2021 NFL Picks Week 2 for you!
Odds/Point Spread: Football Team (-3.5)
The New York Giants are 0-1 for the NFL 2021 season. The Giants took a 27-13 loss against the Denver Broncos in their most recent game. Barkley rushed for 10 attempts for 26 yards, which was good for 2.6 yards per carry. Sterling Shepard had a 16.1-yard average per catch, accounting for 113 yards on 7 catches. Daniel Jones completed 22 of 37 passes for 267 yards and one touchdown. He was efficient, without throwing any interceptions, in earning 90.7 passer efficiency rating.
Against the rush, the Giants gave up 165 yards on 28 runs, which equates to 5.9 yards per run allowed. The Giants surrendered 28 completions on 36 tries for 255 yards and a 77.8 percent completion percentage. Overall, they had 59 plays for a total of 314 yards. The New York Giants ran the ball 20 times for 60 yards, which resulted in an average of 3.0 yards per carry.
This season, the Giants have 314 yards in total. New York has a total of 13 first downs offensively and has committed four penalties for 48 yards so far this year. They rank 29th in the league, averaging 60.0 rushing yards as a team. The New York Giants have an average of 13.0 points per game, which is obviously not the highest score in the NFL. The Giants’ defense ranks 19th in the league, giving up 27.0 points per game against the opposition.
This season, they are allowing 5.9 yards per rushing attempt and 165.0 rushing yards on average. Through one game, the New York Giants have given up 165 yards on the ground this season. The Giants have allowed 255 passing yards, which puts them 16th in the league. Through the air, they are allowing 255 yards per game, along with a completion percentage of 77.8%. They are giving up 420 yards/game which places them 23rd in the NFL this season.
This season, the Football Team is 0-1. When they played the Chargers in their previous game, the Football Team suffered a loss by a score of 20-16. Their quarterback, Taylor Heinicke finished the game with 122 yards on 11/15 through the air and a touchdown. His quarterback rating was 119.3. With no interceptions, he kept the ball away from the opposition and his longest pass play was for 34 yards.
Antonio Gibson rushed the ball 20 times for 90 yards, finishing with 4.5 yards per carry for Washington. The Football Team’s best receiver was Terry McLaurin, who caught four passes for 62 yards (15.5 yds per reception). Washington rushed for 4.7 yards per carry and gained 126 yards on 27 carries in the contest. The Football Team ended the game with 259 yards on 49 plays (5.3 yards per play). The Washington pass defense allowed a completion percentage of 66 percent, allowing 254 yards on 31 for 47 passes through the air. The Football Team gave up 29 rushes for 90 yards (3.1 yards per carry).
The Washington Football Team have an average of 259.0 yards per game, putting them 28th among all NFL teams in that category. Through the rush, they average 126.0 yards per game. The Washington offense has committed 57 penalty yards on 8 infractions, placing them ninth in terms of hurting your team. Through the air, the Football Team has amassed 133 yards this season, putting them 32nd in the NFL. The Washington Football Team are ranked 23rd among all teams in the country, averaging 16.0 points per game.
The Football Team is giving up 20.0 points per game, putting them in 13th place in the NFL. Washington have given up 90 rushing yards. They’ve allowed one passing touchdown and 334 yards per game, placing them 28th in the National Football League. The Football Team defense had 78 plays on the field, placing them 29th in the league.
Who will win the New York Giants/Washington Football Team NFL game against the spread?
Oddsfanatic’s Pick: Take the Giants +3.5
Odds/Point Spread: Chargers (-3)
The Dallas Cowboys are 0-1 this season. The Cowboys lost their previous game, played against the Buccaneers, by a score of 31-29, in their most recent outing. Dak Prescott finished the game with a completion of 42/58, totaling 403 yards and three touchdowns. His quarterback rate was 101.4 in terms of passer rating, finishing with one interception. Amari Cooper had an average of 10.7 yards per catch, amassing 139 yards on 13 receptions.
Ezekiel Elliott led the Cowboys’ offense in rushing with 11 rushes for 33 yards (3.0 yds per carry). They had 77 plays for a total of 451 yards. The Dallas Cowboys rushed 18 times and gained 60 yards, which is an average of 3.3 yards per tote. Dallas yielded 52 yards on 14 rushes against the run, which equals 3.7 yards per opening surrendered. On 50 attempts, the Cowboys allowed 32 completions and gave up 379 yards and a completion rate of 64 percent.
The Cowboys have recorded 451 total yards this season. Dallas has scored 21 first downs as an offense and committed 8 penalties for 55 yards. The Cowboys’ ground game as a team averages 60 yards per attempt, putting them 28th in the NFL. The Dallas Cowboys are averaging 29.0 points per game in the end zone, according to ESPN’s stats database.
The Cowboys have given up 379 yards through the air, putting them 30th in the NFL. In terms of yards per pass, the Buccaneers have surrendered 431.0 this season, which is 26th in the NFL. They’ve given up 379.0 yards through passes while compiling a 64 percent completion rate. They’ve given up 3.7 yards per carry and 52.0 yards on the ground per game this season. They have surrendered 52 yards on the ground in a single contest throughout the year. The Dallas Cowboys rank 23rd in the NFL when it comes to team defense, allowing 31.0 points per game.
The Chargers enter the match with a 1-0 record for the season. The Chargers won their last game, which ended in a 20-16 final, against the Football Team. Austin Ekeler ran the ball 15 times for 57 yards and had a 3.8 ypc average for Los Angeles. For the Chargers, Keenan Allen hauled in 9 passes for 100 yards (11.1 yards per catch). In a game where the defense dominated late, Herbert completed 31 of his 47 passes for 337 yards and one touchdown.
His QB rate was 85.2 percent. He threw one interception but had a long pass that went for 23 yards. Los Angeles allowed the Football Team 27 runs for 126 yds (4.7 yards per carry). The Chargers pass defense allowed a 66.7% completion rate, giving up 133 yds on 14 out of 21 through the air. The Chargers had 424 yards of offense and ran 78 plays (5.4 yards per play). Los Angeles ran for 3.1 yards per carry, accumulating 90 yds on 29 rushes throughout the game.
In terms of scoring points, the Chargers are 20th in the NFL, averaging just 20.0 points per game. The Chargers have thrown for 334 yards this season, which has them ranked 5th in the NFL. They average 90.0 yards on the ground per game. The Los Angeles Chargers have an average of 424.0 yards per game, which puts them 9th in the league. The team has committed 6 penalties for 94 yards, putting them 16th in the NFL in assisting the opponent.
Los Angeles has given up a total of 126 rushing yards. They have yielded 1 touchdown through the air and 133.0 yards/game, putting them first in the NFL. The defense has participated in 49 plays thus far, which has them ranked first in the NFL. The Chargers are yielding 16.0 points per game, placing them eighth in the NFL.
Who will win the Dallas Cowboys/Los Angeles Chargers NFL game against the spread?
OddsFanatic’s Pick: Take the Dallas +3
Odds/Point Spread: Eagles (+3.5)
The San Francisco 49ers are 1-0 for 2021 heading into this game. In their most recent matchup, the 49ers defeated the Lions 41-33. The 49ers’ ground game was led by Elijah Mitchell, who carried the ball 19 times for 104 yards (5.5 yards per attempt). Deebo Samuel had a fantastic game, catching 9 passes for 189 yards. Garoppolo went 17-25 with 314 yards through the air and 1 TD in his return to action.
He had a QB rate of 124.2, with no interceptions. The 49ers gave up 116 yards on 24 rushes, an average of 4.8 yds per rush allowed, against the run. The 49ers coughed up 38 completions on 57 tosses for 314 yards and a completion percentage of 66.7. In all, they ran 55 plays which gave them a total of 442 yards. The San Francisco 49ers ended up rushing 28 different times and amassed 131 yards, earning them an average of 4.7 yards per tote.
Over the course of this season, the 49ers have amassed 442 total yards. San Francisco has 13 first downs as an offense and has been penalized for 79 yards due to 7 infractions. The 49ers’ ground game, as a whole, is averaging 131.0 yards per game this season, placing them 11th in the league. When it comes to putting points on the board, the San Francisco 49ers have an average of 41.0 points per game. The 49ers are 27th in the NFL when it comes to opposing teams’ scoring, with 33.0 points allowed per game.
The opposition has rushed for 4.8 yards per attempt and 116.0 total rushing yards per game this season. The 49ers have given up 116 rushing yards in their first game of the season. The San Francisco 49ers have allowed 314 yards through the air, putting them in 25th place in the NFL. They’ve given up 314 passing yards per game through the air, while also allowing a 66.7 percent completion rate. During the season, they have given up 430 yards every game which put them 25th in the National Football League.
The Eagles go into this game with a 1-0 record this season. The Eagles returned home victorious, defeating the Falcons 32-6 in their most recent game. Jalen Hurts (three touchdowns) threw for 264 yards and had a 126.4 quarterback rating in Philadelphia’s win over Atlanta. He didn’t throw any interceptions, and his longest completion went for 28 yards. Philadelphia’s running back, Miles Sanders, rushed 15 times for 74 yards and ended the game with 4.9 yards per carry.
DeVonta Smith was an important target for the Eagles, catching 6 passes for 71 yards (11.8 yards per reception). Philadelphia ran for 5.6 yards per attempt in the game, with 173 yards on 31 attempts. The Eagles had 434 yards of offense while running 67 plays (6.5 yards per play). The Eagles pass defense allowed a 60 percent completion rate and 136 passing yards on 21 completions in 35 attempts. Philadelphia gave up 26 rushes for 124 yards (4.8 yds per carry) this season.
The Philadelphia Eagles have averaged 434.0 yards per game, which is good for sixth in the league. The running game has been effective for the Eagles, as they average 173.0 yards per game on the ground. The Philadelphia offense has accumulated 89 penalty yards on 14 infractions, which is good for first in the NFL in terms of assisting the opponent. Statistically, the Eagles have gained 261 passing yards through the season so far, placing them 16th in the NFL. The Philadelphia Eagles are 9th in the NFL in terms of how many points they can score, averaging 32.0 per game.
The Eagles have given up 124 rushing yards this season. They haven’t allowed a TD through the air and they’ve given up 136.0 yards per game, putting them second in the NFL. Philadelphia’s defense has been on the field for 64 plays, putting them 14th in the NFL. The Eagles are giving up 6.0 points per game, which puts them second in the NFL.
Who will win the San Francisco 49ers/Philadelphia Eagles NFL game against the spread?
OddsFanatic’s Pick: Take the San Francisco -3.5
Odds/Point Spread: Jaguars (+6)
The Denver Broncos enter this match with a 1-0 record for the year. The Broncos defeated the Giants 27-13 in their previous game. Teddy Bridgewater went 28 of 36 for 264 yards and two touchdowns. He had a QB rating of 115.7 and didn’t throw a pick. With an average of 12.0 yards per catch, rookie WR Jerry Jeudy went away with 72 yards on 6 catches. The Broncos’ Melvin Gordon rushed for 101 yards (9.2 yards per rush) on 11 carries.
Overall, the offense ran 66 plays for 420 yards. The Denver Broncos ended up running the ball 28 times and gaining 165 yards for an average of 5.9 yards per attempt. The Broncos allowed 60 yards on 20 rushes, which equals 3.0 yards per carry given up when it came to stopping the run. The Broncos allowed 254 yards with 22 completions on 37 tries, and a completion rate of 59.5%.
The Denver Broncos average 27.0 points per game when it comes to putting the ball in the endzone. They rank 4th in the NFL with 165.0 rushing yards per game as a team this season. The Broncos have 420 yards through this season. Denver has scored 17 first downs as an offense and been penalized 5 times for 51 yards. They have given up 254 yards through the air, which puts them 14th in the NFL.
Denver has given up 254.0 yards through the air and allowed a 59.5% completions rate this season. Broncos have surrendered 314.0 yards/game, which is 8th in the NFL, during this year’s campaign. They are giving up 3.0 yards per rush and 60.0 rushing yards on average during the season. Through one game this season, they’ve given up 60 rushing yards. The Broncos are in fourth place in the league when it comes to opposing offenses scoring 13.0 points per game.
The Jaguars enter the match with a 0-1 record this season. The Jaguars fell to the Texans by a final score of 37-21 in their most recent game. Jacksonville’s rookie quarterback Trevor Lawrence finished the game with 332 yards on 28/51 through the air with three touchdowns while his quarterback rating was 70.1. He threw 3 interceptions and his longest completion went for 41 yds.
Carlos Hyde ran the ball nine times for 44 yards in the Jaguars’ loss to the Texans. Laviska Shenault Jr. was Jacksonville’s most productive receiver, catching seven passes for 50 yards (7.1 yards per catch). Jacksonville ran for 4.8 yards per carry and amassed 76 rushing yards on 16 attempts. The Jaguars gained 395 yards on 68 plays (5.8 yards per play). The Jaguars gave up a 63.6 completion percentage, allowing 289 yards on 21 of 33 passes. Jacksonville allowed 41 rushing attempts for 160 yards (3.9 yards per attempt).
The Jacksonville Jaguars have a league-leading average of 395.0 yards per game, which is good for 15th in the NFL. The ground game of the Jaguars has an average distance of 76.0 yards. Jacksonville has committed 82 yards in penalties on ten infractions, which is sixth worst in the NFL. Through the air, Jacksonville has thrown for 319 yards thus far in the season, which puts it 7th among all NFL teams. The Jaguars rank 19th in terms of how much they score, averaging 21.0 points per game.
The Jaguars are giving up 37.0 points per game, placing them 29th in the NFL. On the ground Jacksonville have given away 160 yards this season. They’ve given up two passing touchdowns as well as 289 yards per game, putting them 21st among all teams in both categories. The Jaguars’ defense has been on the field for 75 plays, putting them 27th in the NFL.
Who will win the Denver Broncos/Jacksonville Jaguars NFL game against the spread?
OddsFanatic’s Pick: Take the Jacksonville +6