Jacksonville Jaguars at New York Giants
Madden20 Sim: Saturday, June 6, 2020 at 8:00 pm
The Line: New York Giants PK -- Over/Under: 41 Click to Get Latest Betting Odds
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The Jacksonville Jaguars and New York Giants meet Saturday night in a Madden20 NFL simulation game.
The Jacksonville Jaguars have only one player ranked in the 90s, and that’s defensive end Calais Campbell, who comes in at a 95 overall. The Jaguars next two highest rated players is their center Brandon Linder at 87 and their kicker Josh Lambo at 85 overall. It’s a sign of a bad football team when the kicker is the third highest rated player. Running back Leonard Fournette is still a tough guy who is hard to bring down even in the video game and his 92 speed makes for a solid option, but other than that there’s just not a lot to get excited about. Quarterback Nick Foles is a 71 overall, meaning he dropped six rating points since the games launch. The Jacksonville Jaguars are a team that even the diehard fans won’t play with in Madden20.
The New York Giants are heavy offensive team with their top-five ranked players being on that side of the ball starting with running back Saquon Barkley who is a 89 overall with a 92 speed rating. Tight end Evan Engram is an 88 overall with an 88 awareness rating, while wide receiver Golden Tate is an 83 overall rating and 96 agility rating. The concern with the Giants is quarterback Daniel Jones brings in a 70 overall rating with a 72 awareness rating and 84 speed rating. Defensively, defensive end Leonard Williams is the highest rated player at 82 overall and defensive tackle Dalvin Tomlinson is 80 overall with an 88 strength rating. The New York Giants are light on game changing talent, but you can win with this team if you know how to control the offensive line and mix up a power running game.
The New York Giants are a team we've backed a lot in the underdog role during these simulations, and here in a pick em spot, they have the edge as well. The New York Giants have far and away better offensive playmakers who can produce points a lot quicker than the Jacksonville Jaguars. The Jags are just one of those teams that don't have much to offer in this game and you're not going to find in favorable spots often.
Give me the Giants in this toss up simulation.