Buffalo Bills vs Cincinnati Bengals 11/5/2023 – On Sunday Night Football this Sunday, the Buffalo Bills will travel to Cincinnati where they will face off with the Cincinnati Bengals at Paycor Stadium in a crucial rematch from last season’s Divisional round game in Buffalo – when Cincinnati secured a 27-10 victory against them there – yet this upcoming encounter promises much greater stakes between both tenacious squads. The Cincinnati Bengals are expected to win the matchup against the Buffalo Bills on Sunday according to the latest week 9 NFL betting predictions.
Buffalo Bills vs Cincinnati Bengals 11/5/2023
|When:||Sunday, November 5, 2023 8:20 PM ET|
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This match-up between the Cincinnati Bengals and Buffalo Bills represents a pivotal rematch from last season’s Divisional Round game between them; more specifically when the Bengals won 27-10 against Buffalo in Buffalo to set up their anticipated showdown at Paycor Stadium this Sunday. Beyond just scores and statistics, however, this contest holds special meaning due to the unique circumstances surrounding both franchises’ histories.
Damar Hamlin is Still Recovering
Significantly, this matchup marks the first time since January 2’s Monday Night Football game that the Bills will play against the Bengals in Cincinnati since Damar Hamlin collapsed on the turf following a tackle and stopped heartbeat, prompting his teammates to rally around him as they provided nearly 20 minutes of critical medical attention on-field before transporting him directly to hospital – leaving an indelible mark on both franchises. Ultimately, the game was called off; leaving an unforgettable impression for both franchises.
Hamlin made an inspiring return to action during Week 4, but their recent absence leaves some uncertainties as to his presence for this match. Additionally, it remains unknown whether newly signed running back Leonard Fournette will make his presence felt on Sunday due to Damien Harris being placed on injured reserve and Fournette could potentially fill that role – taking charge of short-yardage carries that contribute significantly to offensive strategies of teams.
Rising Momentum and Remarkable Performances
Cincinnati Bengals have experienced a remarkable resurgence since beginning the season at 1-3. Winning three consecutive games has shown them how quickly momentum can return after starting off slowly. Last Week 8’s win against the San Francisco 49ers showcased Joe Burrow’s ability, who completed 28 of 32 pass attempts for 283 yards and three touchdowns en route to leading his team to victory.
Notable was Ja’Marr Chase‘s crucial part in securing 10 passes for 100 yards and one touchdown, further cementing their offensive power; Joe Mixon made an impactful contribution as well, carrying 16 times for 87 yards and scoring an important touchdown to demonstrate their team’s dynamic potential.
Buffalo Bills Are Plowing Through
Buffalo Bills have continued their strong performance by notching an impressive 24-18 win against Tampa Bay Buccaneers in a recent fixture, pushing their overall standing to 5-3. Joshua Allen stood out, completing 31 of 40 passes for 324 yards and two touchdowns en route to an outstanding performance. Allen made an invaluable contribution through his agility on the field, running seven times for 41 yards and scoring one touchdown.
Four Bills’ receivers securing five or more catches each demonstrated the team’s cohesive offensive strategies, with Gabe Davis and Dalton Kincaid contributing significantly to bolstering its receiving unit. James Cook was instrumental in leading rushing efforts with 67 yards on 14 carries demonstrating their multidimensional offensive capabilities.
NFL Latest Odds: CIN -3 ; O/U 48.5
The Buffalo Bills have suffered an undisciplined start to the 2018-19 campaign on their road games, falling in two out of their three visits; most notably against the Jets in Week 1 and Patriots in Week 7. Their overall performance has shown moments of inconsistency and fluctuations, while the Cincinnati Bengals struggled with a slow start, and Joe Burrow’s ongoing calf injury from preseason play has kept him out for much of the year.
Buffalo Bills Betting Trends
Buffalo are 1-4 ATS in their last 5 games.
The total has gone UNDER in 6 of Buffalo’s last 9 games.
Buffalo are 13-4 SU in their last 17 games.
Bills are 1-4 ATS in their last 5 games against Cincinnati.
Buffalo are 2-5 SU in their last 7 games against Cincinnati.
The total has gone UNDER in 9 of Buffalo’s last 11 games on the road.
The total has gone OVER in 8 of Buffalo’s last 11 games when playing on the road against Cincinnati.
Buffalo are 2-5 ATS in their last 7 games against an opponent in the American Football Conference conference.
Buffalo are 6-2 SU in their last 8 games against an opponent in the American Football Conference North division.
Bills are 13-6 SU in their last 19 games played in November.
Cincinnati Bengals Betting Trends
The total has gone UNDER in 6 of Cincinnati’s last 9 games.
Cincinnati are 4-1 SU in their last 5 games.
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Cincinnati’s last 5 games against Buffalo.
Cincinnati are 9-1 SU in their last 10 games at home.
The total has gone OVER in 8 of Cincinnati’s last 11 games when playing at home against Buffalo.
Cincinnati are 1-6 ATS in their last 7 games against an opponent in the American Football Conference conference.
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Cincinnati’s last 6 games against an opponent in the American Football Conference East division.
Cincinnati are 5-0 ATS in their last 5 games played in November.
Cincinnati are 14-4 SU in their last 18 games played on a Sunday.
Buffalo Bills vs Cincinnati Bengals Betting Pick
As the Bengals and Bills gear up for an intense showdown, the stage is set for an entertaining display of skill, determination, and resilience from both teams. Both squads stand to leverage their respective collective strengths and strategic advantages – guaranteeing an epic clash that defines competitiveness at its finest. The latest sports betting apps are leaning toward a win for the Cincinnati Bengals in this matchup.
Score Prediction: Bengals 27, Bills 24.