|2013 NFL Week 4 Odds & Point Spread: Ravens favored by 3.5 at Bills|
|Written by Drew Sharper|
|Wednesday, 25 September 2013 14:00|
Ravens vs. Bills Odds
Baltimore is 2-1 on the season, 0-1 on the road and 2-1 against the spread. Buffalo is 1-2 overall, 1-1 at home and 2-1 against the spread. The home team has won four straight in this series.
Trends show that the home team has covered the spread in 4 of the last 5 in this series and these two teams have hit the under in 4 of their last 5 meetings.
According to oddsmakers from Bovada.lv, Baltimore is the favorite on the road, as the Ravens have odds of -3.5 points at Buffalo. The over/under total for the game has been set at 44 points (View Matchup). The opening odds for this game had the Ravens favored by 3.5 points and the spread hasn’t changed since its opening. The over/under total opened at 43.5 points and has since bumped up to 44.
Baltimore is coming off back-to-back wins since losing its season opener at Denver. The Ravens have outscored their last two opponents, 44-15. The Baltimore defense has been strong against the run, holding opponents to just 74.7 yards per game on the ground. Offensively, Joe Flacco has been leading the offense, as he has thrown for 744 yards and two touchdowns.
The Bills dropped a 27-20 decision to the Jets on the road last week. Buffalo has struggled defensively, allowing 417.3 yards per game, including 155 yards per game on the ground. Buffalo rookie quarterback E.J. Manuel has thrown for 689 yards and four touchdowns on the year while Steve Johnson has caught 17 passes for 236 yards and two scores. Defensive end Mario Williams has 4.5 sacks on the year, but he is questionable for this game due to an ankle injury.
In terms of Injuries, Baltimore running back Ray Rice (hip) and nose tackle Terrence Cody (knee) are both questionable for the game. Buffalo cornerback Leodis McKelvin (hamstring) is questionable for the game as well.
The Public Bets for this game are currently backing Baltimore, as the Ravens are getting 69% of the wagers with odds of -3.5 points against Buffalo.