|2013 NFL on CBS Week 8 Odds & Point Spread: Jets vs. Bengals|
|Written by Drew Sharper|
|Friday, 25 October 2013 14:00|
Jets vs. Bengals Odds
Cincinnati is 5-2 on the season, 3-0 at home and 4-2-1 against the spread. New York is 4-3 overall, 1-2 on the road and 5-2 against the spread. New York has won four straight against Cincinnati.
Trends show that the home team is 5-1 against the spread in the last 6 games in this series and the Jets have covered in four straight meetings with Cincinnati.
According to oddsmakers from Bovada.lv, Cincinnati is favored at home, as the Bengals have odds of -6.5 points against the Jets on Sunday. The over/under total for the game has been set at 41 points (View Matchup). The opening odds for this game had the Bengals favored by 7 points. The spread climbed up to 7.5 before falling back to 6.5. The over/under total opened at 41 points. It moved up to 41.5 before falling back to 41.
Cincinnati is coming off a 27-24 win over Detroit on the road last week. It was the Bengals’ second straight 3-point win. The last four wins for Cincinnati have come by 7 points or less. Cincinnati is posting 365 yards per game on offense, while the defense is allowing 334.3 yards per game. Andy Dalton has thrown for 1,924 yards and 11 touchdowns to lead the offense while A.J. Green has 43 catches for 619 yards and five scores.
The Jets are coming off a 30-27 overtime win over the Jets. New York has alternated wins and losses every week and three of their wins have come by 3 points or less. New York is holding opponents to just over 300 yards per game on defense while the offense is posting 343.3 yards per game. Geno Smith has thrown for 1,723 yards and eight touchdowns to lead the offense while Muhammad Wilkerson is leading the defense with six sacks.
In terms of Injuries, Cincinnati receiver Andrew Hawkins (ankle) is doubtful while Leon Hall (Achilles) is out. New York receiver Santonio Holmes (hamstring) and safety Oday Aboushi (knee) are both questionable.
The Public Bets for this game are currently backing Cincinnati, as the Bengals are getting 53% of the wagers with odds of -6.5 points against New York.