New York Jets (-3) at Washington Redskins (+3)
The Pick: New York Jets -3
Redskins vs. Jets Betting Overview
The New York Jets will head to the nation’s capital on Sunday and battle with the Washington Redskins. The Jets come into the game second place in the AFC East, trailing New England by two games. The Patriots hold the tiebreaker over the Jets as well, with two wins head-to-head. The Jets are coming off a thrilling 28-24 win at home over the Buffalo Bills. For Washington, after losing six straight, they were able to go across country to Seattle and beat the Seahawks. The Redskins are tied with the Eagles for third place in the NFC East.
Washington Redskins News and Betting Tips for Sunday, December 04, 2011
The Washington Redskins have been one of the lowest scoring teams in the National Football League with 183 points scored. The Redskins are led by Rex Grossman, who started the beginning of the season, and then was benched, only to see John Beck look ineffective. The Redskins rank 31st in rushing yards per game, as they are picking up just 86.4 yards per game. Washington’s defense is 10th in passing yards allowing with 212 per game. The Redskins have played 5 games at home this season, winning just two of them. Their latest loss at home was in overtime to the Dallas Cowboys.
New York Jets News and Betting Tips for Sunday, December 04, 2011
For the Jets, Mark Sanchez is how the offense goes, or how the offense struggles. Sanchez has been marred with turnovers this season on a regular basis. Last week, Sanchez avoided the big turnover, and the Jets beat the Bills late in the game. New York needs a win in this game to catch Cincinnati for the final AFC spot. The Jets are also hoping for a Steelers win over the Bengals. New York is averaging just 314 yards offensively per game. That ranks near the bottom within the entire NFL. The Jets leading touchdown man is Plexico Burress, with seven.
Our Jets vs. Redskins Pick and Predictions
The New York Jets need to keep winning to get back into the postseason. The Jets, led by Rex Ryan have been talked about as a team that could contend from the AFC. A loss in this game would set the Jets into a situation that would be really tough to get out of. The Jets are the more talented team, but if they come to play is the question. We are going to take the more desperate team in this one. Our bet is the New York Jets -3 over the Washington Redskins. Washington’s playoff chances are over, therefore they will not compete as well as they should. Take Jets -3.
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