Taylor Heinicke player props odds, tips and betting trends for Week 9 | Falcons vs. Vikings
Get ready for Taylor Heinicke's player prop bets in the Week 9 matchup between the Atlanta Falcons and Minnesota Vikings.
Get ready for the Week 9 matchup between Taylor Heinicke and the Atlanta Falcons against the Minnesota Vikings. The game will be held at Mercedes-Benz Stadium and will kick off at 1:00 PM ET on FOX. If you're a DISH subscriber, you won't want to miss out on all the NFL action.
Now, let's take a look at Taylor Heinicke's player prop bet options for this game. The passing yards prop is set at over 219.5 yards, with odds of -115. Additionally, the rushing yards prop is set at over 10.5 yards, also with odds of -115. These props are based on the latest odds from BetMGM, so make sure to check them out for a full list of sports betting options.
When it comes to Heinicke's passing stats and trends, it's important to note that he averaged 206.6 passing yards per game last year. This is 12.9 yards fewer than his passing yards prop total for this game. However, in three of his nine matchups last year, he threw for more than 219.5 yards. On average, his passing yards prop last season was 212.8 yards, but he fell short of that by 6.2 yards per game. In terms of hitting the over on his passing yards prop total, Heinicke achieved this in three out of nine opportunities. He also had a passing touchdown in seven of his nine games last season, with multiple passing touchdowns in five of them. On the flip side, he threw at least one interception in six of his nine games, but never had multiple interceptions in a single game.
Now, let's shift our focus to the Falcons and Vikings stats and trends. The Vikings had the 31st-ranked pass defense last year, allowing an average of 265.6 passing yards per game. Their run defense wasn't much better, ranking 20th with 123.1 rushing yards allowed per game. On the other hand, the Falcons had the second-worst pass offense last season, averaging only 158.8 passing yards per contest. Defensively, they ranked 25th in the league, allowing 231.9 passing yards per game. However, the Falcons had a stronger rushing game, ranking third-best with 159.9 rushing yards per game. Overall, the Falcons ranked 15th in offensive yards per play (5.6) and 20th in yards per play allowed (5.8) last season.
So, as you gear up for this exciting Week 9 matchup, keep these key trends and stats in mind when considering Taylor Heinicke's player prop bet options. Will he exceed the over on his passing yards prop? Can he make an impact with his rushing yards? Tune in to find out and enjoy the NFL action on Fubo!