The Buffalo Bills take to the road, as the Vegas odds favorite, this week in their matchup with the New York Jets. According to the current Vegas odds the Jets are listed as the underdog in tonight's Thursday Night Football picks contest.
The Falcons handing the Jets their fifth loss in week 8 of the NFL betting season. Jets QB Josh McCown threw 26 times for 257 yards, 2 touchdowns but had 2 fumbles. New York had only 43 rushing yards in the game with Bilal Powell rushing 14 times for 33 of those yards. On the passing/receiving side of the game, Anderson had 6 catches for 104 yards and 1 touchdown and Tomlinson had a 20 yards passing touchdown. Matt Forte produced an additional 45 yards. The Jets once again broke down in the 4th quarter to loss the lead and the game to their opponent. Some are saying that they should have ran the ball more including Matt Forte who had 4 carries only. The Vegas odds makers opening line has the Buffalo Bills as the favorite at -3 ½ (-110) and the Jets as the home dog at +3 ½ (-110). The game total is listed at 43 (-110) o/u for the over under bettors.
The Bills won their matchup against the Oakland Raiders impressively by a score of 34-14. Buffalo had 166 rushing yards and 165 receiving yards. The Bills had 11 penalties on the game for 95 yards total and also 4 turnovers. Buffalo QB Tyrod Taylor completed 20 of 27 passes for 165 yards, 1 touchdown and rushed for 1 yard. McCoy rushed 27 times for 151 yards including a 48 yard touchdown. Tolbert added 14 rushing yards. Taylor used 9 different receivers with Holmes as the leading receiver with 3 catches for 51 yards.
The Bills are 2nd in the AFC East and the Jets are last. The upcoming Bills schedule leaves them with 8 games against AFC opponents. If the Bills can win half of them they would still being in contention for the playoffs. Whether you are a Bills fan or not, no one can take away the the fact that Tyrod Taylor has exploded since his bye week and doesn’t show signs of slowing down. Thursday Night Football kickoffs at 8:30 p.m. ET so don’t delay in placing bets.
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