The New York Giants (1-0, 0-0 Home) get their home schedule underway at MetLife Stadium on Sunday against the Carolina Panthers (0-1, 0-0 Away). The Giants are two-point favorites, and the total is 43.5. Carolina is coming off a narrow 26-24 loss to the Cleveland Browns at Bank of America Stadium last Sunday. Baker Mayfield was 16 of 27 for 235 yards with a touchdown and an interception. Christian McCaffrey ran 10 times for 33 yards and a touchdown. Robbie Anderson was targeted eight times, catching five passes for 102 yards and a touchdown. New York beat the Tennessee Titans 21-20 at Nissan Stadium last Sunday. Daniel Jones threw for 188 yards, two touchdowns, and an interception. Saquon Barkley carried 18 times for 164 yards and a touchdown and added six catches for 30 yards. Sterling Shepard also scored once. He caught two receptions for 71 yards.
The Giants won the only meeting between the teams last season, a 25-3 victory in October. Jones tossed one touchdown for New York, as Devontae Booker added a rushing TD.
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The Panthers’ 24 points scored ranks ninth in the NFL, and they are facing a Giants defense whose 20 points surrendered is 12th. Meanwhile, New York is 15th in the league in scoring after putting up 21 points, and Carolina’s 26 points allowed ranks 25th.
SportsTips’ NFL Pick:
Carolina Panthers (+105)
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