Bengals vs. Browns Week 6 Odds
CLEVELAND, OH (The Spread) – The battle of Ohio will take place this Sunday when the winless Browns host the Bengals at 1:00PM ET.
CINCINNATI: After winning three games in a row, the Bengals dropped to 3-2 last Sunday when the Dolphins beat them 17-13 in Cincinnati. It was the first time the Bengals failed to cover the spread in two weeks and now Cincinnati is 2-1-1 against the spread this season. The over is also 3-2 in all Bengal games, although the under has hit the last two weeks. Andy Dalton leads the team in passing with 1,345 yards, while A.J. Green has totaled 493 yards and four touchdowns through five weeks thus far.
CLEVELAND: Although they’ve been competitive, the Browns are now 0-5 after losing to the Giants 41-27 last Sunday. Cleveland once held leads of 14-0 and 17-7 but the Giants took advantage of a banged up Cleveland defense to rack up big-time second-half points. The Browns are now 0-5 on the year and 2-2-1 against the spread, while the under has hit in three of their first five games. Back in Week 2 when these two teams met in Cincinnati, the Bengals won the game 34-27 but pushed as a 7-point favorite. Brandon Weeden leads the Browns in passing yards with 1,288, while Trent Richardson has compiled 303 yards rushing and five touchdowns.
ODDS: According to oddsmakers from online sports book Bovada.lv, the Bengals are 1-point favorites over the Browns, while the over/under total is currently sitting at 44 points. The Bengals enter this game with an overall record of 3-2 and are 2-1 on the road this year, while the Browns are 0-5 overall and 0-2 at home thus far.
TRENDS: The over is 4-1 in the last five meetings between these two teams in Cleveland and 4-1 in the last five meetings overall. The underdog, meanwhile, is a whopping 9-1-1 against the spread in the last 11 meetings between these two teams.