Dolphins vs. Colts Prediction
Can the Indianapolis Colts continue their win streak on Sunday when they play host to the Miami Dolphins at 4:25PM ET?
Game Snapshot & Odds
265 Miami Dolphins at 266 Indianapolis Colts
Sunday, November 25, 2018
4:25PM ET – Lucas Oil Stadium
Public Betting Trends
According to oddsmakers at BetNow.eu, the Colts are favored at home in this game, as they are getting odds of -7.5 points against the Dolphins. The over/under total for the contest is currently listed at 51 points. The public betting for this game currently has 51 percent going on the Dolphins on the road.
Dolphins suffer another loss
The Miami Dolphins suffered their third loss in four games, as they fell 31-12 at Green Bay two weeks ago before going on the bye week. The Dolphins are now 5-5 overall, 5-5 against the spread and 5-5 with the over/under total. Miami is also 1-3 ATS in its last four.
Miami is not performing well on offense this year, averaging just 19.9 points and 313.6 yards per game. Brock Osweiler has thrown for 1,247 yards with six touchdowns and four interceptions this year while Frank Gore has 528 rushing yards. Danny Amendola is the leading receiver with 47 catches for 456 yards and a score. Defensively, Miami is allowing 25.6 points and 391.6 yards per contest. Their run defense ranks 29th in the NFL, allowing 141.3 yards per game.
Indy on fire
The Indianapolis Colts are one of the hottest teams in the NFL right now, winning four straight after a 38-10 victory over the Titans last week. Indy is now 5-5 overall, 5-4-1 against the spread and 6-4 with the over. The Colts are 3-0-1 ATS in this win streak.
The Colts are really heating up on offense, as they have scored 37 or more in three of their last four. On the year, they are averaging 29.8 per game while putting up 381.5 yards per contest. Andrew Luck has thrown for 2,769 yards and 29 touchdowns with just nine interceptions. He has spread the ball out well. T.Y. Hilton is the leading receiver with 38 catches for 585 yards and six scores. Marlon Mack is the leading rusher with 471 yards and four touchdowns. Defensively, Indy is allowing 24.9 points and 364.9 yards per game. Their pass defense is 23rd in the NFL, allowing 259.2 yards per contest.
NFL Betting Trends
The Dolphins are 5-18 against the spread in their last 23 games on fieldturf and 1-5-1 ATS in their last seven games in November.
The Colts are 15-5-1 against the spread in their last 21 games in November and 16-7 ATS in their last 23 games following a straight up win of more than 14 points.
The Colts look unstoppable on offense right now, putting up a huge number against the Titans last week. Miami is now a good defensive team, that has allowed at least 27 in four straight road games. Luck and company should be able to move the ball just find on Miami and the Dolphins won’t be able to keep pace in a track meet. The Dolphins just don’t have explosive playmakers.
NFL Prediction: Indianapolis Colts -7.5