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Philadelphia Eagles vs. New York Giants 11/15/2020 NFL Picks, Prediction, and Preview

The Philadelphia Eagles visit the New York Giants on 11/15/2020 at 1:00PM.

Philadelphia and N.Y. Giants face off in a critical regular season game as part of this unpredictable and chaotic 2020 NFL Season. Philadelphia has a record of 3-4 this season. N.Y. Giants is 2-7 this season. Both have players to meet and know.

Philadelphia Team Defense Preview

Philadelphia yields 5.5 plays per drive, this defense gives up 26.8 yards per drive, and this defense lets offenses score 2.05 points per drive. 36.6% of the time on defensive possessions, opponents will score a Touchdown or convert on a Field Goal Attempt, but 8.9% of the time, they force opposing offenses to turn the ball over. Defensive possessions start on average at opponent’s Own 32.2 and these drives typically last 2:31.

This defense holds opposing quarterbacks to a Quarterback Rating (QBR) of 96.6 and on 1.1% of passes thrown, it results in an interception. Philadelphia has forced a sack rate of 9.2% this season.

We will get more situational with Philadelphia and examine various situations. They have faced 111 third down attempts this season and opponents have converted 44 of these attempts, which comes out to a conversion rate of 39.6%. There is nothing more pressure-packed than fourth down situations. They have had to wall up against 8 fourth down attempts this season and opponents have converted 4 of these attempts, which comes out to a conversion rate of 68.8%. Defensive possessions that reach the Red Zone have a higher chance of getting in the End Zone, which is why defenses strive to avoid this from happening. They have had allowed offenses 26 opportunities to score from the Red Zone this season and opponents successfully turned a Red Zone entrance into an End Zone celebration 18 times, which works itself out to a conversion rate of 69.2%.

Philadelphia Team Offense Preview

Philadelphia has run 5.7 plays per drive and they generate 27.3 yards per drive, and they score 1.78 points per offensive possession. On 30.2% of offensive possessions, they find a way to come away with points, but on 17.7% of offensive possessions, they find cough the ball up to the opponent. Their offensive drives start typically at their Own 27.3 yard line, they typically last 2:27.

3.9% of passes thrown are touchdown passes by Philadelphia and 3.9% of passes thrown are passes that are intercepted.Philadelphia has given up 32 sacks this season and this has resulted in 219 yards lost.

Philadelphia rushed for 4.9 yards per carry and for 118.6 yards per game. This offense coughed up the ball 15 times this season.

Let’s get situational with the Philadelphia and examine various situations. They have had 107 third down attempts this season and successfully turned the third down attempt into a first down 46 times, which works itself out to a conversion rate of 43.0%. Fourth Down situations are extremely consequential. They have willingly and unwillingly encountered 14 fourth down conversion attempts this season and have converted 4 of these attempts, which comes out to a conversion rate of 28.6%. Offensive possessions that reach the Red Zone have a higher chance of getting in the End Zone. They have had 25 opportunities to score from the Red Zone this season and successfully turned a Red Zone entrance into an End Zone celebration 16 times, which works itself out to a conversion rate of 64.0%.

N.Y. Giants Team Defense Preview

N.Y. Giants yields 6.7 plays per drive, this defense gives up 36.0 yards per drive, and opponents score 2.42 points per offensive possession. On 46.7% of defensive possessions, opponents find a way to come away with points, but on 14.4% of defensive possessions, they force opponents to cough up the ball. Their offensive drives start typically at their opponent’s Own 28.1 yard line, they usually take up 3:07 of time.

This defense holds opposing quarterbacks to a Quarterback Rating (QBR) of 97.9 and on 2.5% of passes thrown, it results in an interception. N.Y. Giants has forced a sack rate of 6.3% this season.

We will get more situational with N.Y. Giants and examine various situations. They have faced 113 third down attempts this season and opponents successfully turned the third down attempt into a first down 54 times, which works itself out to a success rate of 47.8%. Fourth Down situations are extremely consequential. They have taken on opponents in 8 fourth down conversion attempts this season and opponents have converted 7 of these attempts, which comes out to a conversion rate of 45.5%. Defensive possessions that reach the Red Zone have a higher chance of getting in the End Zone, which is why defenses strive to avoid this from happening. They have had allowed offenses 36 opportunities to score from the Red Zone this season and their opponents have converted 19 of these attempts into Touchdowns, which comes out to a conversion rate of 52.8%.

N.Y. Giants Team Offense Preview

N.Y. Giants has run 6.1 plays per drive and they generate 28.8 yards per drive, and this offense puts up 1.67 points per drive. 35.5% of the time on offensive possessions, they will score a Touchdown or convert on a Field Goal Attempt, but on 16.1% of offensive possessions, they find cough the ball up to the opponent. Their possessions start on average at their Own 31.1 and these drives usually take up 2:48 of time.

2.6% of passes thrown are touchdown passes by N.Y. Giants and on 2.9% of passes thrown, it results in an interception. N.Y. Giants has given up 28 sacks this season and this has resulted in 166 yards lost.

N.Y. Giants rushed for 4.5 yards per carry and for 106.0 yards per game. This offense coughed up the ball 11 times this season.

Let’s get situational with the N.Y. Giants and examine various situations. They have had 111 third down attempts this season and successfully turned the third down attempt into a first down 46 times, which works itself out to a success rate of 41.4%. There is nothing more pressure-packed than fourth down situations. They have had 11 fourth down attempts this season and successfully turned the fourth down attempt into a first down 8 times, which works itself out to a conversion rate of 72.7%. Offensive possessions that reach the Red Zone have a higher chance of getting in the End Zone. They have had 24 opportunities to score from the Red Zone this season and successfully turned a Red Zone entrance into an End Zone celebration 11 times, which works itself out to a conversion rate of 45.8%.

The Philadelphia Roster

The Players to Watch for Philadelphia

Carson Wentz QB 6-5 237

This season, Carson Wentz has put up 1883 yards and 12 touchdowns. He has thrown 12 interceptions. He has a QB Rating of 73.2thus far this season. Carson Wentz has thrown 12 interceptions this season.As a rusher, Carson Wentz has 202 rushing yards, which puts him in the 90.62 percentile among Quarterbacks. He ran the ball as opposed to throwing the ball 39 times this season, which puts him in the 93.75 percentile. Has he hit paydirt as a runner? He has 5 rushing touchdowns this season.

Miles Sanders RB 5-11 211

This season, Miles Sanders has 434 rushing yards on 71 carries. Was he able to get to the end zone on the ground? He has 3 rushing touchdowns.As a receiver in the backfield, Miles Sanders picked up 91 yards. He caught the ball as opposed to taking handoffs or catching laterals 12 times this season. Did he score often as a receiver? He had 0 receiving touchdowns this season.

Travis Fulgham WR 6-2 215

This season, Travis Fulgham picked up 435 yards. He caught the ball 29 times this season. Did he score often as a receiver? He had 4 receiving touchdowns this season.

Fletcher Cox DT 6-4 310

The leading tackler among Defensive Tackles for Philadelphia, Fletcher Cox has 14 tackles this season.When it came to rushing the Quarterback, he has been able to take them down 2 times this season, which put him in the 79.31 among all Defensive Tackles in College Football. He has forced nan fumbles this season.

Brandon Graham DE 6-2 265

The leading tackler among Defensive Tackles for Philadelphia, Brandon Graham has 21 tackles this season.When it came to rushing the Quarterback, he has been able to take them down 7 times this season, which put him in the 95.97 among all Defensive Tackles in College Football. He has forced 2.0 fumbles this season.

Jalen Mills SS 6-0 191

He is the leading tackler among non-exclusive Defensive Backs (meaning he can play either Safety Position, Nickel Back, Star or even play as a Cornerback in coverage) for Philadelphia, Jalen Mills had 32 tackles which puts him in the 68.66 percentile among returning non-exclusive Defensive Backs. When it came to blitzing the Quarterback, this season he was able to take them down 2 times this season. Jalen Mills as a ball hawker was able to pick off 1.0 passes this season, which puts him in the 63.39 percentile among returning secondary position players this season.

Darius Slay CB 6-0 190

Considered the leading tackler among non-exclusive Defensive Backs (meaning he can play either Safety Position, Nickel Back, Star or even play as a Cornerback in coverage) for Philadelphia, Darius Slay had 32 tackles which puts him in the 88.27 percentile among returning non-exclusive Defensive Backs. When it came to blitzing the Quarterback, this season he was able to take them down 0 times this season. Darius Slay as a ball hawker was able to pick off 0.0 passes this season, which puts him in the 24.46 percentile among returning secondary position players this season.

The N.Y. Giants Roster

The Players to Watch for N.Y. Giants

Daniel Jones QB 6-5 221

This season, Daniel Jones has put up 1878 yards and 8 touchdowns. He has thrown 9 interceptions. He has a QB Rating of 76.1thus far this season. Daniel Jones has thrown 9 interceptions this season.As a rusher, Daniel Jones has 320 rushing yards, which puts him in the 100.0 percentile among Quarterbacks. He ran the ball as opposed to throwing the ball 40 times this season, which puts him in the 96.88 percentile. Has he hit paydirt as a runner? He has 0 rushing touchdowns this season.

Wayne Gallman RB 6-0 210

This season, Wayne Gallman has 222 rushing yards on 51 carries. Was he able to get to the end zone on the ground? He has 3 rushing touchdowns.As a receiver in the backfield, Wayne Gallman picked up 68 yards. He caught the ball as opposed to taking handoffs or catching laterals 12 times this season. Did he score often as a receiver? He had 0 receiving touchdowns this season.

Darius Slayton WR 6-1 190

This season, Darius Slayton picked up 491 yards. He caught the ball 33 times this season. Did he score often as a receiver? He had 3 receiving touchdowns this season.

Dalvin Tomlinson NT 6-3 318

The leading tackler among Defensive Tackles for N.Y. Giants, Dalvin Tomlinson has 18 tackles this season.When it came to rushing the Quarterback, he has been able to take them down 2 times this season, which put him in the 79.31 among all Defensive Tackles in College Football. He has forced nan fumbles this season.

Dexter Lawrence DE 6-4 342

The leading tackler among Defensive Tackles for N.Y. Giants, Dexter Lawrence has 18 tackles this season.When it came to rushing the Quarterback, he has been able to take them down 2 times this season, which put him in the 46.77 among all Defensive Tackles in College Football. He has forced nan fumbles this season.

Logan Ryan FS 5-11 195

He is the leading tackler among non-exclusive Defensive Backs (meaning he can play either Safety Position, Nickel Back, Star or even play as a Cornerback in coverage) for N.Y. Giants, Logan Ryan had 41 tackles which puts him in the 90.3 percentile among returning non-exclusive Defensive Backs. When it came to blitzing the Quarterback, this season he was able to take them down 1 times this season. Logan Ryan as a ball hawker was able to pick off 1.0 passes this season, which puts him in the 63.39 percentile among returning secondary position players this season.

James Bradberry CB 6-1 212

Considered the leading tackler among non-exclusive Defensive Backs (meaning he can play either Safety Position, Nickel Back, Star or even play as a Cornerback in coverage) for N.Y. Giants, James Bradberry had 22 tackles which puts him in the 57.14 percentile among returning non-exclusive Defensive Backs. When it came to blitzing the Quarterback, this season he was able to take them down 0 times this season. James Bradberry as a ball hawker was able to pick off 3.0 passes this season, which puts him in the 95.65 percentile among returning secondary position players this season.

Philadelphia Eagles vs. New York Giants Prediction, Picks, and Odds


Prediction: Philadelphia Eagles 20 New York Giants 24

Spread Pick: N.Y. Giants +4 -105 Pinnacle Sports
Moneyline Pick: N.Y. Giants +187 matchbook
Total Pick: Under 44.5 -109 Pinnacle Sports