Read on to get betting odds and analysis in our week 17 Jets vs Seahawks pick and preview and see who we think will win and cover in Seattle.
Jets vs Seahawks Pick & Preview- NFL Week 17
The Jets will play host to the Seahawks at Lumen Field in Seattle, WA, with a kickoff scheduled for 4:05 PM ET. The game will be televised on FOX. New York comes into this non-conference contest, as the -2.5 road favorite.
Jets vs Seahawks Matchup at a Glance
- Sport: NFL
- Teams: New York Jets at Seattle Seahawks
- Where: Seattle at Lumen Field
- Date: Sunday, January 1st
- Betting Odds NYJ -2.5, NYJ -141 | SEA +117 O/U 42.5
Can Mike White And The Jets Come Away With A Win On The Road?
Heading into week 17, the New York Jets are looking to bounce back from a loss to the Jaguars by a score of 19-3, giving them a loss against an AFC opponent. Heading into the game, the Jets were expected to win as -2.5 point favorites. This outcome resulted in both a straight-up and ATS loss. Together, the two teams combined score remained below the over-under betting line of 36.
New York struggled to run the ball last week, finishing with just 66 yards on 20 attempts. Chris Streveler led the team with 54 rush yards and did not find the endzone.
Quarterback Zach Wilson struggled to move the ball in the passing game, finishing with just 92 yards through the air and a passer rating of 41.9. Wilson walked away from the game without a passing touchdown. Michael Carter had a big game in the passing attack, finishing with 44 yards on 5 catches. New York throws the ball 37 times per game, ranking them 7th in the league. This season, 57.4% of the team’s offensive plays have come through the pass, placing them 11th in the NFL.
Will The Seahawks Take Advantage Of Playing At Lumen Field vs The Jets?
In week 16, the Seattle Seahawks dropped a non-conference matchup against the Chiefs by a score of 24-10. Seattle entered the game as 10.0 point underdogs on the spread. The two teams combined point total of 34 remained below the betting line of 50.
Throughout the game, Seattle relied on the ground attack, finishing with 133 on 31 carries. Individually, Kenneth Walker III compiled 107 yards, with a per-attempt average of 26.
In the game, Geno Smith completed 62% of his passes, leading to a total of 215 passing yards. To finish the game, Smith had 1 passing touchdown. Although DK Metcalf did not come up with a touchdown grab through the air, he was still productive with 81 yards. With 34.2 passes per game, Seattle ranks 15th in the league. Going into the game, the Seahawks have thrown a total of 10.0 interceptions, coming on a passing completion percentage of 70.76% (1st).
Odds & Free Betting Analysis for this NFL Game
Last year, the Jets and Seahawks did not play each other.
Over the last 5 matchups between New York and Seattle, the Seahawks have won 4 of the last 5 games. The two teams have combined to average 37.8 points per game in their last 5 meetings.
The Seattle Seahawks have gone 4-1-0 vs the spread in these games. The Jets’ offense has averaged 13.4 points per game over the 5 most recent meetings with Seattle, compared to the Seahawks at 24.4.
When looking at their past 5 road matchups, New York has an ATS record of 3-2 while averaging 16.0 per game. The team went 2-3-0 overall in these games.
When looking at their past 5 home matchups, Seattle has an ATS record of 2-3 while averaging 23.4 per game. The team went 2-3 overall in these games.
Jets vs Seahawks Pick
- Free Spread Prediction: Jets -2.5
- Free Total Prediction: Under 42.5