Giants vs. Patriots Updated Weather Report: How to Bet a Foxborough Nor’easter
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- The weather does not look pretty for the Thursday Night Football showdown between the Giants and Patriots.
- Rain and heavy winds are expected in Foxborough. Let's examine how the forecast is affecting betting odds.
Thursday 10 a.m. ET Update:
While the forecast looks much the same as it has all week, expected wind speeds have tampered down just the slightest bit. For much of the week, we were expecting average speeds close to 20 mph. As of Thursday morning, that has dropped into the 16-17 mph range. So … it’s still really windy:
The severity of the rain looks to have diminished a bit, with the tail end of the game now looking at just a potential drizzle.
The total has finally made its first move back in the positive direction, ticking from its low-mark of 40.5 back up to 41 around most of the market early Thursday morning.
Here’s how our historical data says to bet extremely windy games like we’ll see on TNF: