With a victory on Thursday night, the Cincinnati Bengals will create some more distance from their nearest rival in the AFC North. The win could be tough to get against the Miami Dolphins which are motivated to snap a four-game losing streak.
NFL: Cincinnati Bengals at Detroit Lions
The Bengals are in their own streak too—this one in the win column. With a 6-2 card for the season, they aim for their fifth straight W versus the Dolphins. Cincinnati's run started in Week 5 when they beat the New England Patriots, 13-6. They defeated the Buffalo Bills in overtime, 27-24, before two more wins over the Detroit Lions, 27-24, and New York Jets, 49-9.
Meanwhile, Miami is 0-4 after a promising 3-0 start. Dolphins got blown out by the New Orleans Saints in Week 4 before back-to-back close losses against the Baltimore Ravens (26-23) and Buffalo Bills (23-21). They lost their last outing against the New England Patriots, 27-17.
The Dolphins enter the game as home underdogs, but they hold the all-time regular season series lead, 14-5, against the Bengals.
The Bengals, which want to match their longest winning streak since 2011, will be led by wide receiver A.J. Green who leads the AFC in receptions with a total of 734 yards.
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Betting Against the Spread (ATS)
Betting Line: Cincinnati Bengals (-3) vs. Miami Dolphins (O/U: 42.5)
Cincinnati Bengals Trends
- Bengals are 12-4-1 ATS in their last 17 games
- Bengals are 5-2 ATS in their last 7 games vs. teams with losing records
- Bengals are 8-3 ATS in their last 11 games vs. AFC teams
- Bengals are 1-3-1 ATS in their last 5 games on the road
- Bengals are 18-8-1 in their last 27 games after a win
Miami Dolphins Trends
- Dolphins are 5-2 ATS in their last 7 games at home
- Dolphins are 0-4 ATS in their last 4 games
- Dolphins are 1-4 ATS in their last 5 games after a loss
- Dolphins are 1-4 ATS in their last 5 games in October
- Dolphins are 1-4 ATS in their last 5 games vs. teams with winning records
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