If there’s one thing bettors have become used to this season it’s extremely high totals in New England Patriots games. This weekend the Patriots visit the New York Giants with a current total of 55.0, which would tie the highest total of the season so far.
The previous 12 games this season that have closed with the total of 50.0 or higher have an OVER/UNDER record of 3-8-1.
Of the 12 games to post a closing total of 50.0 or higher, the average combined score has been 45.7 points.
The Patriots have the top scoring offense in the NFL with an average of 34.5 points per game, but their defense is also ranked inside the top 10 in the league in points allowed per game. The Giants also sport a top five scoring offense this season, averaging 27.4 points per game.
Five of the Patriots games this season have seen the total close at 50.0 points or higher with those games carrying an OVER/UNDER record of 1-4 with New England averaging 31.0 points in those games.
|Teams||Combined Score||Closing Total||Over/Under|
|Philadelphia at Atlanta||50||55.0||UNDER|
|Dallas at Philadelphia||30||53.5||UNDER|
|New England at Indianapolis||61||53.5||OVER|
|New Orleans at Indianapolis||48||53.0||UNDER|
|New York Giants at Dallas||53||52.0||OVER|
|Atlanta at New Orleans||52||52.0||PUSH|
|Washington at New England||37||51.5||UNDER|
|San Diego at Baltimore||55||51.0||OVER|
|Pittsburgh at New England||49||51.0||UNDER|
|Miami at New England||43||51.0||UNDER|
|New England at Dallas||36||50.5||UNDER|
|New York Giants at Philadelphia||34||50.5||UNDER|