One of the more intriguing matchups of Week 2 features the Tennessee Titans playing the Cleveland Browns in a battle royale of Heisman Trophy winners. The game at FirstEnergy Stadium will kick off at 1:00 PM ET, with the Titans entering as a slim road favorite.
The Titans are 1-0 SU and 1-0 ATS so far this season. They are 1-0 on the road, and the total went OVER the line set by oddmsakers in their first game of the year. They are coming off of a 42-14 win over the Tampa Bay Buccaneers, where they won against the spread as 3 point road underdogs. The total went OVER the 40 ½ point line set by sportsbook experts.
The Browns are 0-1 SU and 0-1 ATS overall this year. This will be their first home game, and the total went OVER the limit set by sport gambling experts in their Week 1 game. They are coming off of a 31-10 loss to the New York Jets, where they lost against the spread as 3 ½ point road underdogs. The total went OVER the 39 point line set by betting pros in that one.
Tennessee is 16-33-4 ATS overall lately, and 2-5 ATS after a SU win. They are 7-18-1 ATS after a win spreadwise, and 4-15-3 ATS against AFC opponents. The total has gone UNDER in 4 of their last 5 games overall lately, and UNDER in 4 of their last 5 after a SU win. The total has gone OVER in 6 of their last 8 after a win spreadwise, and UNDER 5 of their last 7 against losing teams.
Cleveland is 5-1 ATS following a loss spreadwise, and 5-1 ATS at home against teams with a winning road record. They are 4-1-1 ATS in September matchups, and 6-2-1 ATS after a SU loss. The total has gone OVER in all 4 of their recent games in September, and UNDER in all 6 of their recent home games. The total has gone UNDER in 9 of their last 10 against AFC opponents, and UNDER in 6 of their last 8 after a loss spreadwise.
Between these teams, the Titans are 4-1 ATS when playing in Cleveland, and the road teams is 6-2-1 ATS in this series. The total has gone OVER in 5 of their last 6 matchups.
They last met in October 2014, when the Browns won 29-28, with the game being a PUSH with Cleveland a 1 point road underdog. The total went OVER the 44 ½ point line set by gambling professionals.
For Sunday afternoon's game, the Titans are listed in the gambling odds as 1 ½ point road favorites. The total is set at 41 ½ points. Tennessee is listed at -130 on the moneyline, with the Browns a +110.