Patriots vs. Dolphins Week 13 Odds
MIAMI, FL (The Spread) – AFC East rivals clash in Miami this Sunday when the Dolphins host the Patriots at 1:00PM ET.
NEW ENGLAND: The Patriots won their fifth straight game last week when they trashed the Jets 49-19 as a 7-point road favorite in New York. Tom Brady completed 18-of-28 passes for 323 yards with three touchdowns and zero interceptions, while Stevan Ridley rushed 21 times for 97 yards and one touchdown. Wes Welker also added seven catches for 71 yards and a score, while Shane Vereen added 10 carries for 42 yards and two catches for 91 yards and an 83-yard touchdown reception. The win improved New England’s record to 8-3 overall and 7-4 against the spread, while the over has now hit in nine straight Patriot games.
MIAMI: The Dolphins snapped a three-game losing streak and kept their slim playoff hopes alive last Sunday with a 24-21 upset over the Seahawks. Rookie quarterback Ryan Tannehill completed 18-of-26 passes for 253 yards with one touchdown and one interception, while Reggie Bush added 87 yards on 14 carries with one score. Davone Bess also led the team in receiving with seven catches for 129 yards, and Charles Clay caught six passes for 84 yards and one touchdown. The win ran Miami’s record to 5-6 overall and 5-6 against the spread, and they snapped a three-game losing streak against the spread by covering as a 3-point underdog.
ODDS: According to oddsmakers from online sports book Bovada.lv, the Patriots are 9-point favorites versus the Dolphins, while the over/under total is currently sitting at 51 points. New England is 8-3 overall and 4-2 on the road, while Miami is 5-6 overall and 3-2 at home.
TRENDS: The over is 4-0 in the last four meetings between these two teams and 4-1 in the last five meetings in Miami. The Patriots are 4-1 against the spread in their last five trips to Miami and the road team is 8-2 ATS in the last 10 meetings between these two teams