The Week 6 schedule for the USFL closes out Sunday with the New Jersey Generals (2-3) taking on the Houston Gamblers (3-2). Kickoff at Simmons Bank Liberty Stadium in Memphis is 4 p.m. ET (FOX). Below, we analyze BetMGM Sportsbook’s lines around the Generals vs. Gamblers odds, and make our expert USFL picks, predictions and bets.
The Generals lost their 2nd straight game last week, 24-21 to the Philadelphia Stars. The Generals were 6.5-point favorites.
The Gamblers won their 3rd straight game last week, defeating the defending champion Birmingham Stallions 27-20 as 4.5-point underdogs.
Generals vs. Gamblers odds
Provided by BetMGM Sportsbook; access USA TODAY Sports Scores and Sports Betting Odds hub for a full list. Lines last updated at 11:33 a.m. ET.
- Moneyline (ML): Generals -225 (bet $225 to win $100) | Gamblers +180 (bet $100 to win $180)
- Against the spread (ATS): Generals -5.5 (-110) | Gamblers +5.5 (-110)
- Over/Under (O/U): 48.5 (O: -105 | U: -115)
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Generals vs. Gamblers key injuries
- OL Isaiah Battle (calf) doubtful
- WR Darrell Stewart Jr. (hamstring) doubtful
- TE Brandon Barnes (hand) out
- OL Jordan Steckler (hamstring) questionable
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Generals vs. Gamblers picks and predictions
Gamblers 24, Generals 20
The Generals only allow 17.4 points per game, but have lost 2 straight while the Gamblers have been rolling since starting the season 0-2. The Gamblers have won 3 games in a row and have averaged 32.7 points per game in the winning streak. Ride the hot hand for a big payout on the upset.
BET GAMBLERS (+180).
Against the spread
The Gamblers’ 2 losses this season were by at least a touchdown while the Generals’ 2 wins this season were both by at least 15 points, But expecting the Gamblers to pick up the outright win, there is no need to bet them on the spread because of the much better payout on the moneyline.
Three of the Gamblers’ games this season have had over 50 total points. The Generals have not yet had a game with more than 43 points.
BET UNDER 48.5 (-115).
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