A pair of division leaders hook up in week 6 at Nissan Stadium, Nashville, Tennessee on Monday night as Tthe AFC East-leading Buffalo Bills (4-1) play the AFC South-leading Tennessee Titans (3-2).Buffalo is a 5.5-point favorite in the matchup lines are posted at America’s Bookie The point total is set at 54.
The Buffalo Bills have covered the spread in its past three games, and went 3-0 overal with all three of those games going over the posted total.
Buffalo holds on to a slim edge against Tennessee over the past five meetings, collecting a 3-2 record in those games.
Buffalo started out the year with a 23-16 loss to the Steelers at home, but since then it’s been four straight victories. The Bills have taken out the Dolphins 35-0, the Team 43-21, the Texans 40-0 and the Chiefs 38-20 in succession.
Buffalo (4-1) leads the league in scoring at 34.4 ppg while ranking fifth in rushing (140.4) and eighth in total yardage (410.4).
The Tennessee Titans haves gone 3-2-0 against the spread this season and in games they have played as 6-point underdogs or more, the Titans have a perfect ATS record of 1-0.
The major output from the Titans have come from RB,Derrick Henry who has 142 carries for a team-high 640 rushing yards (128.0 per game) and seven touchdowns.
Henry also has 14 catches for 125 receiving yards.
Under centre,Ryan Tannehill has recorded 1,251 passing yards (250.2 per game) while going 110-for-173 (63.6%) and throwing for six touchdowns with three interceptions. He has added a team-high 130 rushing yards on 17 carries with one touchdown.
Could the Bills be primed for a letdown following their huge win over the Chiefs?
I suppose you could answr that with a stern “yes”, but Buffalo has emerged as the Super Bowl favorite and should be focued on thier goal of not only getting to the AFC Championship game but also getting to the super Bowl in early Feburary.
The Bills are 6-1 ATS in their last seven road games and 13-3 ATS in their last 16 overall. Buffalo is also 9-3 ATS in their last 12 versus the AFC.
Meanwhile, the Titans are 7-2 ATS in their last nine Monday games and 2-5 ATS in their last seven in Week 6. The over is 8-1-1 in Tennessee’s last 10 after an ATS win as well.
Prediction: Buffalo Bills -5.5