The 1-3 Lions face off against the 1-4 Jaguars. This week. The Lions are a 3.5 point favorite.
The Jags defense has been one of the worst in the NFL. They are decimated by injuries and their pass defense has allowed opposing QB’s to complete 77% of their passes. But surprisingly they only given up 29 points a game.
In comparison the Lions defense has given up 32 points a game and has had the leagues worst rushing defense that is giving up 170 yards a game.
Interesting fact is the Jags have lost 3 in a row to winless teams.
Meanwhile Detroit has faced a much harder schedule. All of the Lions opponents currently have a winning record and have a combined 15-5 record so far.
The jags offense has averaged just 22 points a game. While the Lions offense hasn’t been much better at 25 points a game.
Jags 26th ranked run game vs the Lions 32 ranked run defense.
Lions 21st ranked passing game vs the Jags 29th ranked passing defense.
This is a good game to really gauge the Lions with. They are the favorite. They should be able to move the ball and put up points.
Let’s hear your thoughts on the game.