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Week 5 point spread: Jets vs. Giants, Tampa Bay at Indianapolis

In this section of the NFL Week 5 betting preview we will inform you about the latest betting odds and point spread on the games between the New York Jets vs. the NY Giants and the Tampa Bay Buccaneers vs. the Indianapolis Colts.

Week 5 point spread: Jets vs. Giants, Tampa Bay at Indianapolis In Week 5 of football games we will witness the New York derby between the NY Jets (1-3) and the New York Giants (2-2). With the defensive weapon Osi Umenyiora and Eli Manning on the offensive end, it comes as no surprise that the New York Giants are the favorite to win this game lacking a home advantage. The betting website Bookmaker has listed the Giants favorite with odds -200 and the Jets are underdog with odds +170. The point spread for the Jets vs. Giants game has the Giants -3.5 points chalk and the total is posted at 40.5 points. The NY Giants are 4-2 against the spread in their last 6 games and 2-5 ATS in their last 7 games at home. The total has gone UNDER in 10 of the NY Giants last 13 games at home.

 And another NFC-AFC battle, this time from the South conferences, on Sunday the Indianapolis Colts (4-0) will welcome the Tampa Bay Buccaneers (3-1) and the odds makers are expecting an easy victory by the Colts, despite a good season start for the Buccaneers. Bookmaker has the betting odds on the Colts posted at -500 to win the game and the Buccaneers are underdog with odds +400. Therefore the bettors will be looking to wager on the Indianapolis Colts vs. Tampa Bay Buccaneers point spread, which currently favors the Colts -9.5 points with a total at 45 points. Keep in mind that after the Week 4 game against the Broncos, the Colts will miss Bob Sanders, Joseph Addai, Marvin Harrison and Rob Morris due to injuries. Also, Indianapolis is 6-2 against the spread in its last 8 games and the total has gone OVER in 4 of Indianapolis's last 6 games when playing Tampa Bay.

 Published on 10/05/2007

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