Tampa Bay Buccaneers vs Indianapolis Colts 08/27/2022 Predictions, Spread and Preview

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Tampa Bay Buccaneers vs Indianapolis Colts 08-27-2022 Predictions Spread and Preview

Tampa Bay Buccaneers vs Indianapolis Colts 08/27/2022 – The Tampa Bay Buccaneers and Indianapolis Colts lock horns in a Week 3 preseason game on Saturday, August 27, at the Lucas Oil Stadium in Indianapolis, Indiana. The match is available on television via CBS4 and NFL+ will cover the game via livestream. Both teams seek to end the preseason with a win as both teams have yet to win a single game. The Buccaneers were shut down by the Tennessee Titans last time out while the Colts lost a close one against the Detroit Lions. Online NFL picks and parlays favor the Colts to win over the Buccaneers due to their high-octane offense that can outscore any team in the league.

Tampa Bay Buccaneers vs Indianapolis Colts 08/27/2022

When: Saturday, August 27, 7:30 PM ET
Where: Lucas Oil Stadium, Indianapolis, Indiana
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Stream: NFL+

Tampa Bay Buccaneers vs Indianapolis Colts 08/27/2022

Team SP/RL TOTAL ML
Buccaneers +5.5 (-110) 39 o (-115) +190
Colts -5.5 (-110) 39 u (-105) -230
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Tampa Bay Buccaneers

Tampa Bay had a hard time scoring in their last game against Tennessee, scoring just three points. Quarterbacks Blaine Gabbert and Kyle Trak combined for 118 yards passing and one interception in that loss. Running back Ke’Shawn Vaughn was the lone bright spot for the Buccaneers as he rushed for 54 yards in 10 carries. Deven Thompkins had two receptions for 38 yards while Tyler Johnson finished with 24 yards. Kicker Ryan Succop scored the lone field goal for the Buccaneers with a 52-yarder in the third quarter. The Bucs need to step up in offense to stand a chance against the Colts.

Players to watch: Tom Brady QB (GP 17, CMP 485, ATT 719, CMP% 67.5, YDS 5316, AVG 7.4, YDS/G 312.7, LNG 62, TD 43, INT 12, SACK 22, SYL 144, RTG 102.1), Leonard Fournette RB (GP 14, ATT 180, YDS 812, AVG 4.5, LNG 47, BIG 5, TD 8, YDS/G 58, FUM 0, LST 0, FD 45), Chris Godwin WR (GP 14, REC 98, TGTS 127, YDS 1103, AVG 11.3, TD 5, LNG 44, BIG 15, YDS/G 78.8, FUM 2, LST 2, YAC 586, FD 55).

Indianapolis Colts

The Colts missed an opportunity to win the game against the Detroit Lions after failing to connect on a two-point conversion with 38 seconds left. Sam Ehlinger, Jack Coan, and Nick Foles combined for 261 yards passing and recorded three touchdowns. However, their efforts were not enough to overcome the Lions, pulling them down to 0-2 win-loss in the preseason. Dezmon Patmon had one touchdown and gained 103 yards in five receptions. Mike Strachan finished with 45 yards and three receptions, plus a touchdown, and Samson Nacua gained 25 yards for a TD. Jake Verity was perfect in two field goal attempts and two extra-point tries.

Players to watch: Carson Wentz QB (GP 17, CMP 322, ATT 516, CMP% 62.4, YDS 3563, AVG 6.9, YDS/G 209.6, LNG 76, TD 27, INT 7, SACK 32, SYL 227, RTG 94.6), Jonathan Taylor RB (GP 17, ATT 332, YDS 1811, AVG 5.5, LNG 83, BIG 14, TD 18, YDS/G 106.5, FUM 3, LST 2, FD 107),
Michael Pittman Jr. WR (GP 17, REC 88, TGTS 129, YDS 1082, AVG 12.3, TD 6, LNG 57, BIG 12, YDS/G 63.6, FUM 1, LST 0, YAC 348, FD 54).

Tampa Bay Buccaneers vs Indianapolis Colts Betting Numbers

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Tampa Bay Buccaneers

Tampa Bay are 2-4 ATS in their last 6 games.
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Tampa Bay’s last 6 games.
Buccaneers are 12-6 SU in their last 18 games.
Tampa Bay are 1-5-1 ATS in their last 7 games against Indianapolis.
Tampa Bay are 4-1 SU in their last 5 games on the road.

Indianapolis Colts

The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Indianapolis’ last 7 games.
The total has gone OVER in 6 of Indianapolis’ last 7 games against Tampa Bay.
Colts are 1-4 SU in their last 5 games.
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Indianapolis’ last 5 games when playing at home against Tampa Bay.
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Indianapolis’ last 5 games against an opponent in the National Football Conference conference.

Tampa Bay Buccaneers vs Indianapolis Colts Betting Picks

The Indianapolis Colts are favored to win the match over Tampa Bay for they have proven that their offense is fast-paced and effective. Although there were some rough edges in their last match against the Lions, expect the Colts to resume their offensive attack against the under-strength Buccaneers, who are expected to use the game as an audition for other players seeking to crack into the opening-day roster. Sports odds pick the Colts to win over the Buccaneers, 24-10.