A spot in the NFC Championship Game will be on the line when the Philadelphia Eagles host the rival New York Giants in a Divisional Round playoff game on Saturday. The Eagles (14-3) tied the Chiefs for the best record in the NFL during the regular season and earned the No. 1 seed in the NFC playoff bracket. Meanwhile, the Giants (10-7-1) are coming off a 31-24 upset over the No. 3 seed Minnesota Vikings on Super Wild Card Weekend. The victory was the franchise’s first in the playoffs since the Super Bowl in February 2012.
Kickoff is 8:15 p.m. ET. Philadelphia is a 7.5-point favorite in the latest Eagles vs. Giants odds from Caesars Sportsbook, while the over/under for total points scored is 48.5. Before you make any Giants vs. Eagles picks, you need to see the NFL playoff predictions and betting advice from the SportsLine Projection Model.
The model, which simulates every NFL game 10,000 times, is up well over $7,000 for $100 players on top-rated NFL picks since its inception. The model enters the Divisional Round of the 2023 NFL playoffs on an incredible 162-113 run on top-rated NFL picks that dates back to the 2017 season. It is also on a 16-6 roll on top-rated NFL picks since Week 7 of this season.
The model ranked in the top 10 on NFLPickWatch four of the past six years on straight-up NFL picks and beat more than 94% of CBS Sports Football Pick’em players four times during that span. Anyone who has followed it is way up.
Now, the model has zeroed in on Eagles vs. Giants and locked in another confident against-the-spread pick. You can only see the model’s pick at SportsLine. Now, here are several NFL odds and betting lines for Giants vs. Eagles:
- Eagles vs. Giants spread: Philadelphia -7.5
- Eagles vs. Giants over/under: 48.5 points
- Eagles vs. Giants money line: Philadelphia -365, New York +285
- PHI: Eagles led the league in sacks during the regular season (70)
- NYG: Giants ranked fourth in rushing during the regular season (148.2 yards per game)
- Eagles vs. Giants picks: See picks here
Featured Game | Philadelphia Eagles vs. New York Giants
Why the Eagles can cover
Philadelphia has dominated the series against New York recently. The Eagles have won the last three meetings and 11 of the last 13 between the teams. That includes two victories against the Giants this season, a 48-22 blowout in Week 14 and a 22-16 win just two weeks ago.
In addition, running back Boston Scott has been a Giant-killer in his career. The fifth-year vet has scored 17 touchdowns in 58 career games, but 10 of those touchdowns have come against New York. He has scored at least one touchdown in eight career games against the Giants. See which team to pick here.
Why the Giants can cover
Quarterback Daniel Jones is coming off a historic performance in the Wild Card win over Minnesota. The 25-year-old, who will be a free agent in the offseason, completed 24 of 35 passes for 301 yards and two touchdowns while rushing for 78 yards on 17 carries. With the performance he became the first quarterback in NFL history to have 300 passing yards, two passing touchdowns and at least 70 rushing yards in a playoff game.
In addition, Eagles quarterback Jalen Hurts has struggled against the blitz this season. Hurts ranked 26th in Expected Points Added per drop-back during the regular season when facing the blitz. That bodes well for a New York defense that blitzed more than any other defense in the NFL (44% of snaps). See which team to pick here.
How to make Eagles vs. Giants picks
Now, the model has broken down Giants vs. Eagles from every angle. The model is leaning Under the point total. It also says one side of the spread cashes in more than 50% of simulations. You can only see the model’s NFL playoff picks and analysis at SportsLine.
So who wins Giants vs. Eagles in the 2023 NFL playoffs? And which side of the spread hits more than 50% of the time? Visit SportsLine now to see which side of the Giants vs. Eagles spread you should jump on, all from the advanced model that is up well over $7,000 on top-rated NFL picks, and find out.