|2013 NFL AFC East Week 3 Odds, Point Spread & Total: Bills vs. Jets|
|Written by Drew Sharper|
|Friday, 20 September 2013 15:00|
Bills vs. Jets Odds
Buffalo is 1-1 on the season, 2-0 against the spread and playing in its first road game. New York is 1-1 on the season, 1-0 at home and 2-0 against the spread. The home team has won four of the last five in this series.
Trends show that the road team is 8-3 against the spread in the last 11 in this series and Buffalo is 5-2 ATS in its last 7 trips to visit the Jets. These two have also hit the over in four of their last five meetings in New York.
According to oddsmakers from Bovada.lv, the Jets are the slight favorite at home in this one, as they have odds of -1 point against the Bills. The over/under total for the game has been set at 38.5 points (View Matchup). The opening odds for this game had New York favored by 2 points. The spread dropped quick to 1 point soon after. The over/under total for the game opened at 39 points and has since dropped back to 38.5.
The Bills picked up a 24-23 win over the Panthers at home last Sunday. Buffalo has had both its games decided by combined total of 3 points. The Bills are scoring 22.5 points per game and compiling 361 yards per contest on offense. The defense is holding opponents to 23 points and 369.5 yards per game. E.J. Manuel has played respectable in his first two starts, throwing for 446 yards and three touchdowns with only one interception. C.J. Spiller has rushed for 144 yards on 33 carries while defensive end Mario Williams already has 4.5 sacks through two games.
The Jets were handed a 13-10 loss at New England last Thursday night. The New York defense has been impressive thus far, holding opponents to 15 points and 241 yards per game. The problem for New York has been on offense. The Jets are averaging just 14 points and 311 yards per game thus far. Geno Smith has thrown for 470 yards and one touchdown, but has four interceptions. As a team, the Jets have only 219 rushing yards through two contests.
In terms of Injuries, Buffalo kicker Dustin Hopkins is questionable with a groin injury while New York receiver Jeremy Kerley (concussion) and receiver Santonio Holmes (foot) are both questionable for the game.
The Public Bets for this game are currently backing Buffalo, as the Bills are getting 75% of the wagers with a point spread of +1 at New York on Sunday.