The New England Patriots travel to Ohio to take on the Cincinnati Bengals. The Patriots come into the game undefeated despite injuries to tight end Rob Gronkowski and wide receiver Danny Amendola. The Bengals started the season 2-1 before losing to the Cleveland Browns this past weekend.
The Patriots come into this game as favorites with a small margin of one point. It might seem like, a no brainer, but the Patriots won their first tow games of the season by a total of 5 points.
There is a trent that favors the Patriots in this match up.
From Pro Computer Gambler:
The New England Patriots are 19-3-0 (+11.59 ppg, 86.4%) SU (straight up) 15-6-1 (+8.3 ppg, 71.4%) ATS (against the spread) under head coach Bill Belichick on the road after allowing 76 or fewer rushing yards.
This week, they’ll square off against the Cincinnati Bengals on the road for +1 point with a Vegas Total set at 45.0.
It is important to remember that no trend is guaranteed to win. Just give you an edge. If you decide to gamble or make a friendly wager do so responsibly.
Even aside from this trend though, you’d expect the Patriots to beat the Bengals and a one point line is a small margin to overcome and cover.