At 1 o’clock on Sunday the Buffalo Bills will kickoff week 10 against the New Orleans Saints.
The Buffalo Bills are currently 2.5 point underdogs to the New Orleans Saints, per SportsBookReview.com. According to said sports book, there is more money being placed on Buffalo against the spread than for New Orleans to cover.
Buffalo Bills vs. New Orleans Saints (-2.5)
Over/Under: 48 points
Money Line: Buffalo (+125) vs New York (-145)
The Buffalo Bills are two and a half point home dogs to the white hot Saints. New Orleans has been a surprise for most NFL fans this season. It is an uphill battle when you’re tasked to dethrone the Atlanta Falcons and take down the Carolina Panthers multiple times a year. The NFC South is a brutal division, but so is the AFC East and the Buffalo Bills will be ready.
The Orleans Saints are currently 6-2 and sit atop the NFC South.
Buffalo is fresh off of a tough loss to a divisional opponent on primetime television. That can be a tough game to recover from, but it can also make the team eager to once again show what they’re made of and they have a great opportunity to do that this week against the Saints.
High 42 degrees / Low 33
Wind: 5 mph
Just two out of ten ESPN analysts chose the Bills over New Orleans for their week 10 matchup.
FiveThirtyEight, a respected sports analytics site gives the Buffalo Bills a 48% chance to win this game. FiveThirtyEight narrowed the spread, but still gave the edge to the New Orleans Saints (-0.5).
My prediction: This is a home game for the Buffalo Bills, and could potentially be a massive win for the team if they can pull this off. Last week was embarrassing, but the team returns to Buffalo for a game that may have the top headline at 1 o’clock. My prediction: The Buffalo Bills edge out the New Orleans Saints 33-30 in a close one at home.
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