Detroit Lions vs. Jacksonville Jaguars: Line and Betting Trends for Week 6

Written by on October 13, 2020

The Jacksonville Jaguars (1-4) are an underdog by 3.5 points as they aim to stop a four-game slide in a matchup against the Detroit Lions (1-3) on Sunday, October 18, 2020 at TIAA Bank Field. An over/under of 54.5 is set in the game.

Game Info

  • Game Day: Sunday, October 18, 2020
  • Game Time: 1:00 PM ET
  • TV Channel: FOX
  • Location: Jacksonville, FL
  • Stadium: TIAA Bank Field
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Betting Information

Lions vs Jaguars Betting Information
Favorite Spread Favorite Spread Odds Underdog Spread Odds Total Over Total Odds Under Total Odds Favorite Moneyline Underdog Moneyline
Lions -3.5 -105 -115 54.5 -110 -110 -185 160

Lions Betting Insights

  • Detroit has compiled a losing 1-3 record against the spread this season.
  • Detroit’s games have hit the over in three out of four outings this season (75%).
  • The average points per game output for the Lions this season, 24.8, is 4.6 fewer than the 29.4 the Jaguars have given up in each contest.
  • When they meet or exceed their scoring average this season, Detroit is 1-1 and 1-1 against the spread.
  • When the Jacksonville defense allows 29.4 points or fewer this year, the Jaguars have pieced together a 1-0 overall record and a 1-0 record against the spread.
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Jaguars Betting Insights

  • Three Jacksonville’s five games this year have gone over the point total (60% of its outings).
  • Jacksonville has a losing 2-3 record against the spread.
  • The Jaguars have averaged 10 fewer points per game this season (21.8) than the Lions have allowed (31.8).
  • Jacksonville is 1-2 overall and 2-1 against the spread when they score at least 21.8 points this season.
  • Detroit is 1-1 overall and 1-1 against the spread this season in games where they allow fewer than 31.8 points.
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Computer Picks

Computer picks for Lions vs Jaguars
ATS Over/Under Score Prediction
Jaguars (+3.5) Under (54.5) Lions 28 Jaguars 26

Total Facts

  • The average over/under the Lions have had set in games this season is 2.0 more points than this outing’s point total.
  • The average point total for the Jaguars this year is 3.3 points lower than this game’s over/under.
  • The Lions and their opponents have combined to put up more than this matchup’s over/under (54.5 points) in 50% of their outings this season (two of four opportunities).
  • The Jaguars have played in two games this year (out of five total matchups — 40% of chances) where they combined with their opponents to score more than 54.5 points.
  • These two teams average a combined 46.6 points per game, 7.9 fewer points than the total of 54.5 set for this game.
  • The Lions and the Jaguars have seen their opponents average a combined 6.7 more points per game than the point total of 54.5 set for this outing.
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Lions vs Jaguars: Last 5 Meetings

Jacksonville has an edge against Detroit over the last five matchups between these two squads, putting together a 3-2 record in those games. Jacksonville has had the upper hand scoring in those five matchups, totaling 131 points while Detroit notched 110.

Lions vs Jaguars: Last Five Meetings
Date Home Team Total Yards Result
11/20/2016 Lions 285-277 JAX 26-19 DET
11/4/2012 Jaguars 434-279 DET 31-14 DET
11/9/2008 Lions 38-14 JAX
11/14/2004 Jaguars 23-17 JAX
12/6/1998 Jaguars 37-22 JAX

Betting Insights: Last Three Games (Both Teams)

  • The Lions total over the last three games is 4.2 points more than the 54.5 over/under listed for this matchup.
  • Detroit has gone 1-2 against the spread and 1-2 overall over their last three games.
  • Detroit has hit the over two times in their last three games.
  • The Jaguars have averaged a total of 48.7 combined points in their last three games, 5.8 less than this game’s over/under of 54.5.
  • Jacksonville is just 0-3 against the spread and 0-3 straight up over the last three contests.
  • The under has been familiar to Jacksonville. They have failed to reach the total two times in their last three contests.

Injury Report

Lions: No Injuries Listed

Lions: No Injuries Listed

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