How To Bet The Miami Dolphins at Buffalo Bills Line

How To Bet The Miami Dolphins at Buffalo Bills Line

How To Bet The Miami Dolphins at Buffalo Bills Line

The Miami Dolphins are visiting Ralph Wilson Stadium to face AFC East rival Buffalo Bills this week. The last time these two teams faced off, the 1-point favorite Bills crushed the Dolphins 41-14. That was back in week 3 and in Miami. The Bills are also 10-4 straight up and against the spread vs the Dolphins in their last 14 meetings in November games.

This week the game kicks-off on CBS this Sunday, November 8th at 1:00 PM ET. The NFL week 9 betting spread favors the Bills by 3-points to beat the Dophins.

A Closer Look At Miami Dolphins at Buffalo Bills NFL Week 9 Line & My Betting Preview

What: Miami Dolphins (3-4) at Buffalo Bills (3-4)
When: Sunday, November 8, 2015
Kickoff: 1:00 PM ET 
Where: Buffalo, NY
Stadium: Ralph Wilson Stadium
Weather: 48° F | Scattered Clouds
Spread: Bills -3
Moneyline: Miami +136 vs Buffalo -150
Game Total: 44
Watch: CBS
Stream: CBS Sports
Listen: Miami vs Buffalo

If You Are Betting On The Buffalo Bills Odds At -3

The Miami Dolphins are 3-4 straight up and 4-3 against the spread so far this season. The Dolphins average 22.0 points (18th), 249.4 passing yards (15th) and 102.9 rushing yards (17th) per game. They are coming off a 36-7 loss to the New England Patriots on Thursday Night Football last week.

QB Ryan Tannehill has thrown for 1928 yards, 13 TDs, and 9 INTs so far this season. He has completed 62.7% of his passes, posting an 87.1 passer rating after eight weeks. 

Rookie WR Rishard Matthew (33 rec, 500 yards, 4 TDs) leads the team in receiving catching yards and touchdowns. The number one receiver, Jarvis Landry (42 rec, 466 yards, 2 TDs) caught six passes for 71 yards against the Patriots. 

RB Lamar Miller (79 att, 434 yards, 3 TDs) ran for only 15 yards against the Patriots after averaging 114.0 rushing yards in his previous two games. 

Miami’s defense allows 24.7 points (18 th ), 255.0 passing yards (19 th ), and 124.4 rushing yards (25 th ) per game. Reshad Jones leads Miami with 67 tackles; Jelani Jenkins and Koa Misi have 46 tackles each. 

If You Are Betting On The Buffalo Bills Odds At -3

The Buffalo Bills are 3-4 straight up and against the spread, so far this season. They average 25.1 points (9th), 216.7 passing yards (25th) and 123.9 rushing yards (11th) per game. They are coming off a bye week.

QB Tyrod Taylor (1097 yards, 9 TDs & 4 INTs) should be back under center after missing the last two games with a knee injury. Head coach Rex Ryan said Taylor will need to be "100 percent" to face the Dolphins.

TE Charles Clay (34 rec, 350 yards, 2 TDs) is the team’s best pass catcher. WR Robert Woods (26 rec, 295 yards, 2 TDs) is the second best option. WR Sammy Watkins (11 rec, 147 yards, 2 TDs) practiced on a limited basis on Wednesday, but has been dealing with injuries all season.

RB LeSean McCoy (78 att, 304 yards, 1 TD) is the top back on the team. After dealing with a bum hammy since preseason, he hasn’t rushed for 100 yards all season. RB Karlos Williams (42 att, 226 yards, 3 TDs) is practicing again after missing a couple of games with a concussion.

Buffalo defense allows 24.7 points (18 th ), 225.0 passing yards (20 th ) and 91.9 rushing yards (6 th ) per game. Corey Graham leads Buffalo with 64 tackles, and Mario Williams has three sacks.

Betting Trends Related To This Matchup:

  • Miami Dolphins 2-3 On Road this season
  • Miami Dolphins 6-7 On Road since last season
  • Miami Dolphins 1-2 As Underdog or PK this season
  • Miami Dolphins 4-5-1 As Underdog or PK since last season
  • Miami Dolphins 1-2 As Road Underdog this season
  • Miami Dolphins 3-5 As Road Underdog since last season
  • Miami Dolphins 1-3-1 O-U On Road this season
  • Miami Dolphins 4-8-1 O-U On Road since last season
  • Buffalo Bills 3-8 O-U At Home since last season
  • Miami Dolphins 5-7-1 O-U When Line is <45 since last season
  • Buffalo Bills 5-12 O-U When Line is <45 since last season
  • Miami Dolphins 5-6-1 O-U When Line was 42.5 to 45.5 since last season
  • Buffalo Bills 4-8 O-U When Line was 42.5 to 45.5 since last season

The Dolphins are 2-5 ATS in their last 7 games following a SU loss, 2-6 ATS in their last 8 games following an ATS loss, 2-6 ATS in their last 8 games as a favorite, 6-2 ATS in their last 8 games in Week 9, 5-1 ATS in their last 6 games in November, 0-6 ATS in their last 6 vs. AFC East and 2-6 ATS in their last 8 games on turf.

The Bills are 2-5 ATS in their last 7 games after scoring more than 30 points in their previous game, 6-1 ATS in their last 7 games following a SU loss, 0-4 ATS in their last 4 games as a favorite, 0-4-1 ATS in their last 5 games in Week 9 and 3-7 ATS in their last 10 games on turf.

My NFL Week 9 Betting Pick: Bills -3.

PLAYERS OUT OR DOUBTFUL:
  • Miami: Cameron Wake, Jay Ajayi.
  • Buffalo: Percy Harvin, Aaron Williams, Kyle Williams, MarQueis Gray, Leodis McKelvin.