The NY Giants will close out the preseason schedule with a Week 3 contest against the New England Patriots that will serve as the dress rehearsal for Week 1 of the NFL season
The NY Giants, led by quarterback Daniel Jones, wide receiver Sterling Shepard, and tight end Evan Engram host rookie quarterback Mac Jones and the New England Patriots in Week 3 of the NFL preseason on Sunday, August 28 (8/28/2021) in a 6p.m. kickoff at MetLife Stadium in East Rutherford, N.J.
Sunday night will feature Jones’ preseason debut, and serve as the dress rehearsal for the majority of the Giants‘ starters, who have mostly been spectators through the first two weeks of the exhibition slate.
Not only will Sunday close out the NFL preseason, but the game will culminate a week of joint practices with the NY Giants and Patriots in Foxboro.
Here is everything you need to know about the NY Giants’ game against the Patriots, including the very latest NFL betting info:
NY Giants vs. Patriots betting odds for preseason Week 3
According to WynnBet, The NY Giants are 3.5-point underdogs to the Patriots, with a money line of +140, meaning that a $100 bet on the NY Giants to win on the money-line would pay $140.
The over/under for Sunday’s contest is 35.5 points.
NY Giants injury report for preseason Week 3 vs. Patriots
The Giants plan to increase running back Saquon Barkley’s workload during practice, and haven’t ruled out Barkley returning for Sunday’s game.
NY Giants vs. Browns prediction for preseason Week 3 vs. Patriots
Mac Jones has flashed during the preseason, looking more than ready to start Week 1 for New England, and is coming off an efficient showing against the Philadelphia Eagles last Thursday, completing 13-of-19 passes for 146 yards.
Meanwhile, other than the offensive line for a couple of series’ in the preseason opener against the Jets, the NY Giants starters have yet to play a down.
Jones and the Patriots seem like the smart play, as does taking the under in a game that features the NY Giants’ stingy defense but an offense that has yet to see any work together this summer.
What channel is the NY Giants’ final preseason game on?
The Giants vs. New England Patriots preseason game will air on NFL Network, and broadcast locally on NBC4 NY.
NY Giants vs. Patriots live stream:
Sunday night’s Giants vs. Patriots game can be streamed on Fubo.tv
Matt Lombardo is FanSided’s National NFL Insider and writes Between The Hash Marks each Wednesday. Email Matt: Matt.Lombardo@FanSided.com.