The Philadelphia Eagles and the Cleveland Browns will square off in a battle between teams currently in the NFL playoff picture. The Eagles lead the NFC East despite a 3-5-1 record, and Philadelphia is seeking a victory to relieve the sour taste from a loss to the New York Giants last week. The Browns came off a bye to topple the Houston Texans last week, improving to 6-3 on the season. Cleveland hosts Sunday's contest and owns a 4-1 record at home this season.
Kickoff is at 1 p.m. ET. William Hill Sportsbook lists Cleveland as a 2.5-point home favorite, while the over-under, or total number of points Vegas thinks will be scored, is 47 in the latest Eagles vs. Browns odds. Before making any Browns vs. Eagles picks, be sure to see the NFL predictions from SportsLine's advanced computer.
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- Eagles vs. Browns spread: Browns -2.5
- Eagles vs. Browns over-under: 47 points
- Eagles vs. Browns money line: Browns -145, Eagles +125
- PHI: Eagles are 3-6 against the spread
- CLE: Over has hit in five Browns games
Why the Eagles can cover
The Eagles are a top-10 rushing team in the NFL this season, averaging 122.8 yards per game, and rank in a tie for third with 5.1 yards per carry. Running back Miles Sanders is averaging more than 100 total yards per game when healthy and ranks No. 2 among qualified running backs in averaging 6.0 yards per carry.
Defensively, Philadelphia is stingy against the pass, giving up just 211.8 yards per game. Led by defensive end Brandon Graham, the Eagles are also a top-three team in sacks (31). In Browns vs. Eagles, Philadelphia can also rely on Cleveland to struggle through the air, as the Browns own the third-worst passing offense, averaging just 188.8 yards per game.
Why the Browns can cover
The Eagles are in the bottom third of the NFL in both total offense and passing offense this season, with bottom-three marks in yards per pass attempt (6.2) and completion percentage (58.4). Philadelphia has uncorked 12 interceptions, second-most in the NFL, and the Eagles have trouble protecting the passer, giving up the most sacks in the league (35).
Against an Eagles rushing defense that lands near the NFL's basement in yards and touchdowns allowed, the Browns should have no trouble establishing their ground game.
How to make Eagles vs. Browns picks
SportsLine's model is leaning over, projecting 49 total points to be scored. The model also says one side of the spread hits in nearly 60 percent of simulations. You can only see the pick here.
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