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New York Giants at Washington Football Team Picks & Betting Tips – WFT To Cover On Thursday Night

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Washington can overcome the loss of Ryan Fitzpatrick to win this big NFC East clash.

Taylor Heinicke will start for WFT and he has proven to be a reliable backup for them previously.

Defense is the key for Washington though – it should be able to keep this New York offense in check.

The home side can get their first win on the board, covering in a low-scoring game.

  • Washington lost 20-16 to LA Chargers in Week 1
  • Washington Taylor Heinicke was 11/15 for 122 yards & 1 touchdown
  • Washington had 5 QB hits & 2 sacks against LA Chargers
  • Washington had 1 interception & 1 forced fumble in Week 1
  • New York Giants lost 27-13 to Denver in the season opener
  • New York Giants managed just 60 yards rushing against Denver

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  • New York Giants lead the all-time series 105-69-4
  • New York Giants won 23-20 at FedExField last season
  • New York Giants swept Washington Football in 2020

New York Giants Form


New York made a losing start to the season as they were dominated by Denver at MetLife Stadium.

The Giants took a 7-3 in the first quarter when Daniel Jones hit Sterling Shepard for the score, but it was all downhill from there.

The Broncos put up 24 unanswered points before Jones ran in the final score of the game in garbage time.

Jones was 22/37 for 267 yards and one passing touchdown. He also rushed for 27 yards and a score, with one forced fumble.

Sterling Shepard led the Giants in receiving yards with 113 yards and a TD. Darius Slayton and Kenny Golladay combined for 129 yards.

New York struggled on the ground with Saquon Barkly gaining just 26 yards off 10 carries.

New York Giants Injury Report


  • LB Cam Brown (hamstring) - Out
  • TE Evan Engram (calf) - Out
  • G Shane Lemieux (knee) - Out
  • RB Saquon Barkley (knee) - Questionable

Washington Football Team Form


Washington’s quarterback curse continued as they lost Ryan Fitzpatrick to injury during the Week 1 loss.

Fitzpatrick suffered a hip injury in the 20-16 loss to the Los Angeles Chargers and will be out for some time.

Taylor Heinicke did well in his place. Heinicke completed 11 of his 15 pass attempts for a touchdown and a 119.3 rating.

Antonio Gibson gained 108 all-purpose yards, but the running back struggled to protect the football, fumbling twice.

Terry McLaurin led in receiving with 62 yards off four catches, one of which was a spectacular grab.

Defensively Montez Sweat forced a fumble and William Jackson III registered an interception.

Washington Football Team Injury Report


  • QB Ryan Fitzpatrick (hip) - IR

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Verdict

Washington have been struck by the QB curse again but can overcome it to win on Thursday night.

WFT still has an outstanding defense and it can shut down a New York offense that scored half of their Week 1 points in ‘garbage time’.

Best Bet: Washington -4.0 Spread @-111.11 at bet365 Sport NJ - 2 Units
Value Bet: Washington & -41.5 Moneyline & Total Points @168 at Borgata Sports - 1 Unit

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24 September 2021

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