Two 7-5 teams in the hunt for an AFC wildcard spot go head to head this Sunday when Joe Flacco, Terrell Suggs and the Baltimore Ravens take on Ryan Tannehill, Cameron Wake and the Miami Dolphins at Sun Life Stadium.
The home team Dolphins are a 2.5 point favorite over the Ravens in the NFL week 14 betting spread and the game total is at 44.5 points.
Matchup: Baltimore Ravens at Miami Dolphins
Date: Dec. 07, 2014
Start Time: 1:00 p.m. ET
Location: Denver, Colorado
Stadium: Sun Life Stadium
TV Info: CBS
Radio: Baltimore Vs Miami
Point Spread: Dolphins -2.5
Game Total: 44.5
Analyzing The NFL Week 14 Online Betting Spread – Baltimore Vs Miami
The Baltimore Ravens let a 10 point lead slip away in the 34-33 home loss against the San Diego Super Chargers last week, dropping their season record to 7-5 which leaves them without a chair at the playoff table.
They have the 16th ranked passing offense and 5th rushing, scoring an average of 27.3 points per game, 6th best in the league. QB Joe Flacco has thrown 2989 yards, 20 TDs & 8 INTs this season while posting a 93.5 passer rating. WR Steve Smith 54 receptions for 819 yards & 5 TDs but WR Torrey Smith has come up big in the end zone with 38 receptions on the season for 609 yards & 8 TDs. RB Justin Forsett has filled in surprisingly well with 1009 yards in 179 rushing attempts for 7 TDs.
Baltimore’s defense is the 16th rank in the NFL allowing 360.2 per game but only 20.2 points per game, 7th best.
— Baltimore Ravens (@Ravens) December 3, 2014
The Miami Dolphins barely won their divisional matchup on Monday Night Football against the lowly NY Jets 16-13, but with the win they climbed to a 7-5 record and currently hold the 6th and final playoff spot in the AFC.
The Dolphins have the 22nd ranked passing offense in the NFL along with the 10th ranked rushing and are scoring on average 25.1 points per game. QB Ryan Tannehill didn’t throw a touchdown pass against the NY Jets last week and his season totals are 2817 yards, 20 TDs & 9 INTs for a 92.1 passer rating. WR Mike Wallace has 54 receptions for 661 yards & 7 TDs and is followed by rookie Jarvis Landry, who has 57 receptions 518 yards & 5 TDs. RB Lamar Miller, who took over the injured Knowshon Moreno, runs for an average of 4.9 yards per carry with 729 yards in 150 rushing attempts & 6 TDs.
Miami’s defense is ranked 6th in total defense allowing 316.8 yards and 19.3 points per game. They held Jets QB Geno Smith to seven completed passes for 65 yards & 1 INT without a touchdown pass last week.
— PFTonNBCSN (@PFTonNBCSN) December 2, 2014
Dolphins coach Joe Philbin is 0-1 against the Ravens, losing 26-23 in 2013. Ravens head coach John Harbaugh is 4-0 against the Dolphins, including last season meeting when he went head to head against Joe Philbin.
The Ravens are 11-4 ATS vs. a team with a winning record, 5-2 ATS in their last 7 games following a SU loss, but 2-6-1 ATS in their last 9 games after scoring more than 30 points in their previous game and 2-8-1 ATS in their last 11 vs. AFC teams.
The Dolphins are 12-5 ATS in their last 17 home games, 5-2 ATS in their last seven games overall, and 5-1 ATS in their last 6 vs. AFC teams.