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Lions vs Jets Prediction & NFL Odds for Week 15
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Lions vs Jets Prediction & NFL Odds for Week 15

by USA WagerDecember 13, 2022

Check out our free Lions vs Jets prediction for the NFL week 15 game in East Rutherford. See who USA Wager likes to win and cover the spread in this football game. And, get our insight into the best over-under point total bet.

Lions vs Jets Prediction & NFL Odds for Week 15

On Sunday, December 18th, the Detroit Lions travel to take on the New York Jets at MetLife Stadium. This Non-Conference matchup is set to kickoff at 1:00 PM ET, and will be televised on CBS.

Heading into Sunday’s game, the odds suggest this will be a close matchup, with New York getting a slight edge on the spread. However, Detroit will head to MetLife Stadium looking to pull off a road upset. Keep reading to USA Wager’s Lions vs Jets prediction.

  • Spread: DET +1.0 | NYJ {-1.0}
  • MoneyLine: DET +-110 | NYJ +-110
  • Total: 44.0

Lions vs Jets Prediction: Spread

Heading into this week 15 contest against the Jets, the Lions have a 5-4 record in the NFC. Currently, their overall record sits at 6-7 On the season, Detroit has one of the better scoring margins in the NFL, ranking 12th with an average differential of 0.15 points. So far, the Lions have been favored in 10 of their 13 games. The average point spread in these matchups is 5.

Through their last 5 road contests, the Lions offense has averaged 18.4 points per game while allowing an average of 25.8. Detroit posted an overall record of 2-3-0 while going 3-2 ATS. Spanning across their last 5 games as the underdog, Detroit has an ATS record of 3-2 while going 4-1 straight up.

Heading into this week 15 contest against the Lions, the Jets have a 5-5 record in the AFC. Currently, their overall record sits a 7-6. On the season, New York has one of the better scoring margins in the NFL, ranking 9th with an average differential of 1.62 points. So far, the Jets have been favored in 2 of their 13 games. The average point spread in these matchups is -5.

Through their last 5 home contests, the Jets offense has averaged 24.0 points per game while allowing an average of 18.6. New York posted an overall record of 3-2 while going 3-2 ATS. The Jets have played well in their last 5 games as the betting favorite, going 4-1 straight up and 4-1 against the spread.

Our projections recommmend taking the Lions to cover the spread. So far, the team is ranked 7th in pass yards per game, while also putting together a strong rushing attack. Against New York look for the Detroit to continue its success in both facets of the game.

Free Spread Prediction: Detroit Lions 1.0

Lions vs Jets Prediction: Total

Heading into this week’s matchup, the Lions have an over-under record of 9-4. So far, the Lions have put together the 5th ranked scoring offense at 26.85 points per game. However, the team has struggled on defense, giving up 26.69 points per contest. On the other side, heading into this week’s matchup, the Jets have an over-under record of 5-8. The team’s over-under record has come while averaging just 20.31 points per game, placing them 22nd in the league. However, the New York defense has made things difficult for their opponents, giving up just 18.69 points per contest.

If looking to place a wager on the over-under, our projections see this game finishing with a total of 57 points, making the over the best bet.

Free Total Prediction: Over 44.0

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