Thursday Night Football in Week 9 features the Cleveland Browns taking on the Cincinnati Bengals. The game at Paul Brown Stadium is scheduled to kick off at 8:25 PM ET. Currently, the Bengals are a strong favorite at home.
The Browns are 2-6 SU and 4-4 ATS so far this season. They are 1-3 on the road, and seven of their games have gone OVER the line, with the other one going UNDER. They are coming off of a 34-20 loss to the Arizona Cardinals, where they lost against the spread as 7 point home favorites. The total went OVER the 46 point line set by the sports gambling experts in that game.
The Bengals are 7-0 SU and 6-0-1 ATS overall this year. They are 3-0 at home, and five of their games have gone OVER the line, with the other two going OVER. They are coming off of a 16-10 win over the Pittsburgh Steelers, where they won against the spread as a pick'em. The total went UNDER the 49 point line that was set by gambling oddsmakers for that matchup.
Cleveland is 5-0 ATS when playing on Thursday, and 5-1-1 ATS against AFC North opponents. They are 4-1 ATS against NFC teams, and 7-2 ATS after a loss spreadwise. The total has gone OVER in all 6 of their recent games against the AFC, and OVER in 7 of their last 8 overall. The total has gone UNDER in 4 of their last 5 on Thursday, and OVER in 6 of their last 8 games in Week 9.
Cincinnati is 6-0-1 ATS after a SU win, and 5-0-1 ATS after a win spreadwise. They are 6-0-1 ATS overall lately, and 4-1-1 ATS against teams with a losing record. The total has gone UNDER in all 5 of their recent games in November, and OVER in 4 of their last 5 overall. The total has gone OVER in 4 of their last 5 at home, and OVER in 5 of their last 7 against teams with a losing record.
Between these teams, the underdog is 13-2-1 ATS in this series.
They last met in December 2014, where the Bengals got a 30-0 shutout win, and covered the spread as 2 ½ point home favorites. The total went UNDER the 44 point line set for that game.
For Thursday's matchup, the Bengals are listed in the betting odds as 11 point home favorites. The total is set by 45 ½ points. On the moneyline, Cincinnati is a -650, while Cleveland is +475.