Cincinnati Bengals (0-2 Preseason) vs. Cleveland Browns (1-2 Preseason)
Sunday will witness football enthusiasts gearing up for a thrilling AFC North face-off featuring the Cincinnati Bengals and the Cleveland Browns. The showdown is set to take place at Cleveland Browns Stadium at 1:00 PM ET and will be broadcast live by CBS and NFL Game Pass. Amidst the mounting excitement for this eagerly awaited encounter, keeping track of prominent football betting trends before making any wagers is advisable.
The Cincinnati Bengals come into this matchup as a formidable and impressive entity led by Trevor Siemian as quarterback. Siemian has excelled this season with an outstanding 55.4% completion rate while amassing 362 yards through the air; his passer rating of 55.7 attests to his skillful orchestration of offensive maneuvers for his team, even with a lower completion percentage. His contributions remain highly commendable and respected by all, even opponents. Chase Brown has made impressive strides as a running back, driving forward the ground attack with unwavering efforts and resourcefulness, earning 69 yards on 28 carries for an impressive total. This shows his resilience and resourcefulness, adding depth and balance to the team’s offensive strategies. Andrei Iosivas is an integral component of the Bengals’ offensive arsenal regarding receptions and receptions. He is an invaluable part of their aerial pursuits, with 129 receiving yards across numerous targets, averaging 10.8 yards per catch.
Dorian Thompson-Robinson has been instrumental in shaping the Browns’ offensive prospects, boasting an outstanding 63.8 completion rate and amassing 444 passing yards with an impressive 98.3 passer rating. John Kelly Jr.’s relationship with his receivers will immensely affect how this game develops. Their offensive strategy’s rushing component has blossomed beautifully under John’s guidance, amassing an impressive 88-yard total from 30 carries in their ground game. This performance displays his commitment and importance in shaping their offensive strategy. Austin Watkins Jr. stands out among wide receivers as an indispensable member of their offensive arsenal, accruing 257 receiving yards and two touchdowns to demonstrate how he can turn pivotal moments into significant gains downfield and take advantage of complex defensive formations to become an influential playmaker.
Cincinnati Bengals vs. Cleveland Browns Game Info
|When:||Sunday, September 10, 2023 at 1:00 PM ET|
|Where:||Cleveland Browns Stadium|
|Stream||NFL Game Pass|
Trevor Siemian QB vs. Dorian Thompson-Robinson QB
Trevor Siemian has excelled for the Bengals’ offense this season, amassing 366 yards on 355 attempts with an average completion rate of 55.4% and no turnovers committed during that span. His ability to smoothly oversee games while avoiding costly errors makes him an indispensable member of their offensive arsenal.
Dorian Thompson-Robinson has proven his effectiveness, completing 63.8 percent of his passes for an impressive 440 yards. Boasting an average yards-per-attempt rate of 7.6, Dorian Thompson-Robinson can quickly accumulate gains through passing. Furthermore, his passer rating 98.3 illustrates his skill at throwing precise throws that create scoring opportunities.
NFL Odds/Point Spread: Cincinnati Bengals -140, Total Odds: 52
Cincinnati’s recent success and strong record against Cleveland make them favorites to secure victory, with their moneyline of -140 reflecting this potential victory. A point spread of -2.5 (-110) favoring Cincinnati is expected to cover. Given their successful track record against them, this prediction seems likely. An over/under of 48 points indicates potential for an exciting and high-scoring game between both teams’ offensive capabilities – something bettors might find appealing.
Cincinnati Bengals Betting Trends
The Bengals have consistently covered the spread, posting an outstanding 13-4 mark over their past 17 games against the Cleveland Browns (13 out of 17 times they covered). Yet they’ve struggled on their travels against them, failing to claim victory even once out of five attempts.
Cleveland Browns Betting Trends
The Browns have shown a solid ability to dominate low-scoring games in recent weeks, with six out of their last seven matches ending up under total scoring. Even against Cincinnati, they’ve done exceptionally well when competing at home – winning all five home matchups against them.
Cincinnati Bengals vs. Cleveland Browns 9/10/23 Betting Picks
As the AFC North showdown between the Cincinnati Bengals and Cleveland Browns approaches, their well-rounded offense and recent successes make them a clear favorite to come out victorious. Predicted scores suggest a close yet high-scoring affair, with a 28-24 winning margin. Moneyline, spread, and total bets from top football betting sites lean heavily toward Cincinnati Bengals; all eyes will be focused on Cleveland Browns Stadium to witness these two teams fight it out on the gridiron for supremacy.
Free Pick and Prediction: Cincinnati Bengals will win 28-24