Buffalo Bills vs. Cleveland Browns Betting Odds
- Updated: September 30, 2013
Time: 8:25 PM EST Thursday October 3, 2013, NFL Network
The Cleveland Browns host the Buffalo Bills in an AFC match up.
In their last games the Browns beat the Cincinnati Bengals 17-6 and the Bills beat the Baltimore Ravens 23-20.
Cleveland QB Brian Hoyer is 2-0 since taking over for the injured Brandon Weeden and this season he has passed for 590 yards with 5 TD and 3 INT.
The Bills only rank 23rd in pass defense and 27th in pass defense, but their secondary did come up with 5 INT in the win over the Ravens in their last game.
The Bills rank 2nd in the league in rushing yards per game, but both RB’s C;J. Spiller and Fred Jackson are nursing injuries.
The Browns have been solid on defense this season ranking 4th in the league in pass defense and 9th in run defense.
This season the Browns are 1-1 at home and the Bills are 0-1 on the road.
Betting Odds at Bovada
Point Spread: Browns -4.5
Over/Under Total Line: 41
Moneyline: Cleveland -210 Buffalo +175
Straight up and Against the Point Spread Records
Bills: 2-2 SU 3-1 ATS
Browns: 2-2 SU 2-2 ATS
Key Betting Trends
• BUFF is 3-1 ATS in their last 4 games.
• BUFF is 2-3 ATS in their last 5 road games.
• BUFF has an Under record of 4-2 in their last 6 games.
• CLE is 2-3-1 ATS in their last 6 games.
• CLE is 3-1 ATS in their last 4 home games.
• CLE has an Under record of 4-1 in their last 5 games.
Sagarin Power Rankings
Key Player Injuries
Fred Jackson RB Out Sep 29 knee Day to day
C.J. Spiller RB Out Sep 29 ankle Status Uncertain
Aaron Williams DB Out Sep 29 back Status Uncertain
Jairus Byrd DB Out Sep 29 foot Day to day
Mario Williams DL Questionable Sep 23 ankle Day to day
Alex Carrington DL I.R Sep 23 quadriceps Out for season
Leodis McKelvin DB Out Sep 22 hamstring
Marcell Dareus DL Out Sep 22 ankle
Ron Brooks DB Out Sep 9 foot Out indefinitely
Marquise Goodwin WR Out Sep 8 hand Out indefinitely
Dustin Hopkins K Out Sep 4 groin
Doug Legursky G Out Aug 29 knee Day to day
Josh Gordon WR Probable Sep 29 –
Jabaal Sheard LB Doubtful Sep 27 knee
Billy Cundiff K Out Sep 22 quadriceps Day to day
Quentin Groves LB Out Sep 16 ankle Out 4-6 weeks
Brandon Weeden QB Out Sep 15 finger Week to week
Ahtyba Rubin DL Probable Sep 15 calf
Bills vs. Bengals
Browns vs. Lions
Our Selection : The Browns defense has been solid from the get go this season holding Baltimore and Cincinnati to 14 or fewer points. On Thursday they’ll host the Bills who’s offense has been surprising in 2013. Buffalo has scored 20 or more points in all 4 games and currently are sitting in second for most yards rushing per game.Their defense is the weak link right now with injuries decimating the secondary. Every Bills game has gone over this match-ups’ posted total of 41 and until Buffalo gets back some players on defense they’ll be hard pressed to keep an opponent under 20 points. Take OVER 41 points at Bovada and get up to a 50% Bonus.