The Oakland Raiders and Miami Dolphins will play in the first of three NFL regular season games to be head at London's Wembley Stadium. The Raiders are designated as the home team for this matcuhp.
The Dolphins have dominated the Raiders in their matchups with one another. The Dolphins have won eight of the last ten games with the Raiders dating back to 1999. The Dolphins have won the last four in the series with the last being a 35-13 win in September 2012. The over has been taken in five of the last six games between these two teams.
The Raiders have yet to win a single game so far this year. Their last game from the past weekend was a 16-9 loss to the New England Patriots. The Raiders did beat the spread as they were posted at +14 for that game. The Raiders have yet to be favored for any game this year. The Raiders have also lost their last five games on grass surfaces from an ATS perspective.
Running back Maurice Jones-Drew is officially questionable for the game. He suffered a hand injury recently and has missed the last few games due to surgery to take care of the injury.
Miami has lost their last two games including a 34-15 loss to the Kansas City Chiefs last week. The Dolphins were actually favored to win by -5.5 in that particular game. The Dolphins have taken in the over in five of their last six games in September. They have lost their last five games ATS in situations after allowing 30 or more points in their prior game.
The Dolphins have especially dealt with some injury issues. Running back Knowshon Moreno is out with an elbow injury while center Maurkice Pouncey is still listed as questionable with a hip injury.
The Raiders are still underdogs even in England. They are listed at +3.5 with a 41 over/under for the game. They are listed at +165 for a straight up win with the Dolphins posted at -200 to win in the same manner.