The Buffalo Bills (9-3) play the New York Jets (7-5) on Sunday, 11, at Highmark Stadium. Having won nine of their 12 games, the Buffalo Bills are in first place in the AFC East and have collected two more wins than the New York Jets, who sit third ahead of this divisional matchup. The Buffalo Bills are the big favorites to snatch the win on the moneyline. Considering how strongly the Maryland sports betting sites rate their chances against the New York Jets, the home crowd will be anything but impressed if they somehow slip up at the Highmark Stadium.
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Buffalo Bills VS New York Jets Moneyline
Take the Buffalo Bills (-500) for the outright win on the moneyline. The oddsmakers rate their chances of success on Sunday at 83%, and given their decent run of form at home, it’s easy to see why. The 9-3 hosts have won four of their last five matches at the Highmark Stadium, leaving their home record for the season at 4-1 SU. As for the New York Jets, it’s been a tough time. The 7-5 visitors have lost three of their past five games, and with the oddsmakers pricing a road win at +375, it seems taking a home win is the way to go.
Buffalo Bills VS New York Jets Spread
The Buffalo Bills (-110) are expected to win by more than a touchdown on Sunday. The oddsmakers currently have the hosts down as -9.5 point favorites over the New York Jets in the Week 14 betting lines. The last five rounds between the Buffalo Bills and the New York Jets have been rather one-sided, with an average winning margin of up to 13.2 points.
Home-field advantage usually has paid off for the Buffalo Bills in this series. In their past five encounters with the New York Jets at the Highmark Stadium, the home side bagged three wins by an average winning margin of 12.0 points. As for their previous ten games this season, the Buffalo Bills have gone 4-5 ATS overall and 5-2 ATS in the last seven games at home.
On the other side of the field, the New York Jets have gone 5-5 ATS this season as the underdog. In their past 10 matches against the spread, the visitors went 6-4 ATS and also ended up 5-2 ATS from their seven most recent road trips.
Buffalo Bills VS New York Jets Total
There was an average of 45.6 points scored in the previous 25 clashes between the Buffalo Bills and the New York Jets.
Siding with the Under (-110) seems a worthwhile bet. The total is set at 44.5, and with the two teams boasting an average points total of 41.6 from their last five matchups, it seems going under is the way to go.
The total has averaged 45.3 points in the Buffalo Bills’ ten most recent games, as well as 50.0 points in their last five at home. Against the total, the Buffalo Bills have gone over in each of their past three home games and are 2-8 in the last ten overall.
Meanwhile, the New York Jets have seen an average of 33.6 points in their past five road games and 38.1 points in their last five contests in all. Interestedly, the total has gone under in six of the New York Jets’ past ten matchups against teams from the AFC East.
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Buffalo Bills Form
The Buffalo Bills are on a great run of form after making it three straight wins by beating the New England Patriots 10-24 last week, leaving them 7-3 across their last 10 matches.
The offense has continued to torment opposing defenses consistently, averaging 26.0 points in the last five matches. This leaves the Buffalo Bills’ tally for the season at 27.8 points overall. The Buffalo Bills also have one of the most stubborn defensive units in the entire league, having allowed just 17.4 points per game this season.
As the reigning AFC East champions, a successful title defense is a priority for the Buffalo Bills right now. By doing so, they’ll seal a playoff spot and a more favorable tie at home in January.
New York Jets Form
The New York Jets head to the Highmark Stadium on the back of a 27-22 defeat to the Minnesota Vikings last week, leaving them 6-4 in their past ten games and 3-2 in the last seven on the road.
Unfortunately, the New York Jets offense hasn’t performed to its usual standards of late. In the last five matches, the offensive unit has only put up 18.6 points on average, which is someway off this season’s tally of 21.0 points. A middle-of-the-pack defense is what the New York Jets have to offer ahead of their latest road trip, with 18.6 points allowed across 12 matches so far.
The New York Jets have been one of the surprise packages this season. Despite being billed as an unlikely bet in the AFC playoff race, the visitors hold the seventh seed in the AFC Conference in Week 14, leaving them set for an unexpected postseason berth this coming January.
Buffalo Bills VS New York Jets H2H history
The New York Jets bagged a 20-17 win over the Buffalo Bills in the previous matchup between these two franchises. The encounter took place at the MetLife Stadium in November 2022. The past 25 meetings have mostly gone in the Buffalo Bills’s favor. In total, they claimed 13 wins with a total score of 13-12. Unless the New York Jets pull something special out of the bag, this run might well continue on Sunday.
While the Buffalo Bills averaged 23.92 points, the New York Jets performed an average of 21.68 points in their 25 most recent head-to-head games.