Check out our free Jets vs Steelers prediction for the NFL week 4 game in Pittsburgh. See who USA Wager likes to win and cover the spread in this football game. And, get our insight into the best over-under point total bet.
Jets vs Steelers Prediction & NFL Odds for Week 4
On Sunday, October 2nd, the New York Jets travel to take on the Pittsburgh Steelers at Acrisure Stadium. The two AFC teams will kick things off at 1:00 PM ET, and will be televised on CBS.
Heading into Sunday’s game, the odds suggest this will be a close matchup, with Pittsburgh getting a slight edge on the spread. However, New York will head to Acrisure Stadium looking to pull off a road upset. Keep reading to USA Wager’s Jets vs Steelers prediction.
- Spread: NYJ +3.0 | PIT -3.0
- MoneyLine: NYJ 145 | PIT +-174
- Total: 41.5
Jets vs Steelers Prediction: Spread
Heading into week 4, the Jets have played all of their games against AFC opponents. So far, they have a record of 1-2. With this record, the team is in the bottom half of the league in point differential. For the season, they have an average scoring margin of -9.67 points per game. Through 3 games, the Jets have been the underdog in every contest. Currently, their average point spread is 6.5.
Through their last 5 road contests, the Jets offense has averaged 23.2 points per game while allowing an average of 29.4. New York posted an overall record of 2-3-0 while going 3-2 ATS. New York heads into this matchup with a 2-3 record vs the spread in their last 5 games as the underdog. The team went 1-4 straight up in these matchups.
Heading into week 4, the Steelers have played all of their games against AFC opponents. So far, they have a record of 1-2. With this record, the team is in the bottom half of the league in point differential. For the season, they have an average scoring margin of -4.0 points per game. Heading into the game, the Steelers will be favored for the first time this season. So far, they have been the underdog in every game, with an average spread of 4.83 points.
In their last 5 home games, Pittsburgh has averaged 19.0 points per game while allowing 15.8. The team’s record in this stretch was 3-1-1 while going 3-1-1. As the betting favorite, the Steelers have an ATS record of 1-4 in their last 5 games. In these matchups their straight up record was 3-1-1.
As the Steelers and Jets get set to square off, our projections show Pittsburgh grabbing the win and cover the spread as -3.0 point favorites. Although the team’s offense is ranked just 28th and 23rd in passing and rush yards, respectively, we see Pittsburgh having an above average offensive performance.
Free Spread Prediction: Pittsburgh Steelers -3.0
Jets vs Steelers Prediction: Total
Heading into this week’s matchup, the Jets have an over-under record of 1-2. For the season, the Jets offense has been struggling, averaging just 17.33 points per game. Things haven’t gone any better on defense, where they are the 27th ranked scoring defense in the NFL. On the other side, heading into this week’s matchup, the Steelers have an over-under record of 1-2. This season, the Steelers are averaging 18.0 points per contest, placing them 19th in the league. Defensively, the team is ranked just 18th in points allowed per game.
If looking to place a wager on the over-under, our projections see this game finishing with a total of 42 points, making the over the best bet.
Free Total Prediction: Over 41.5
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