The Jacksonville Jaguars might be sitting at 2-6 coming into their next match; because they put in a massive upset last time out.
Priced as massive underdogs. They stole the thunder from the Buffalo Bills in a 9-6 victory. Moreover, their three turnovers completely stifled Josh Allen.
Now, they’ll have their minds on another upset when they face the Indianapolis Colts on November 14. It will be an exciting Week 10 NFL game.
The Colts have a chance to get even. Their 4-5 record has them winning four of their last 6 matches. An estimated 45 million Americans will legally bet on professional football this season.
Other Interesting Betting Stuff
When it comes to betting on online sports. The biggest sportsbooks online in the USA have gobs and gobs of money. They use this money not only on their marketing spree but to sign up new players.
And, of course on growing their player base. However, the latter can also be a problem if the Jacksonville Jaguars do so at the expense of profits.
Some sportsbooks online might even go as far as “cramming” their stuff down the throats of their viewers. By this we mean FanDual spends close to $200 million per year on advertising.
No wonder betting on sports such as the NFL is big business in the United States. Moreover, online sportsbooks spend around $154 million during the first quarter.
Stats and Info
Despite the Jaguars coming into many of this season’s meetings as underdogs. They will start as the favorites against the Colts.
Notably, they started the season 0-3 ATS. They’ve covered three of the last five, which makes for a positive trend.
The tactic they used to beat the Bills; suggests they need to use their defensive plays to the maximum effect. That’s to say if they want to remain competitive.
The Indianapolis Colts are 6-3 ATS this season, with an impressive 5-1 ATS record in the last six matches. They’ve been covering big handicaps with ease, mainly on the back of their impressive offense.
Carson Wentz has been on fire lately, allowing the Colts to dominate several weaker teams. The Jaguars have the third-best run defense of the league so far; which could prove to be hard to crack.
Odds, Lines and Tips
The Colts come into the contest as big favorites. The line makers favor them by as many as 10.5 points. If you want some “skin in the game”.
You can back the Colts to cover the -10.5 points line at -105 over at BetOnline. The sportsbook offers its bettors innovative and quality entertainment.
If you fancy the Jaguars to keep it reasonably close. You can bet on the +10.5 line at -115 with the same USA online sportsbook.
The moneyline has Colts sitting at -450, while the Jaguars clock in at +360. The totals line is 47.5 points, with both sides on offer at -110 at BetOnline.
We think the sportsbooks might have hyped the Colts up too much. For what it’s worth, we’re firmly in the Jaguars camp. We don’t quite believe they can win this, but we think the +10.5 line is worth backing.
Our Tip: Jacksonville Jaguars +10.5 @ -115 with BetOnline
Hopefully, the Jaguars will pull it off against the Colts. Yes, we back them despite their underdog tag. We have our reasons for backing the underdog. If they win we’ll win a pretty penny.
If the Jaguars can pull off another stunt like the one they had against the Buffalo Bills. We firmly believe many bookmakers will start to see them in a different light.
So, whatever happens, the Jaguars must make the play.