Bengals open as early favourite vs. Patriots in Week 16

The Cincinnati Bengals are red-hot, and Las Vegas is taking be aware.

After beating the Tampa Bay Buccaneers 34-23 on the highway in Week 15, DraftKings has Cincinnati early away favorites as soon as once more this week.

In an unfamiliar place, Cincinnati is a four-point favourite as they head to New England on Christmas Eve. The road has since moved to Bengals -3.5.

The Patriots, as you might know, simply misplaced to the Las Vegas Raiders in one of many craziest methods attainable, falling to 7-7.

Invoice Belichick’s crew has been a combined bag this yr, beating the surging Lions and sweeping the upstart Jets, whereas getting stomped by the Payments and the up-and-down Bears. As these two groups face off, squads are in search of each playoff seeding and entry into the winter bracket.

The Bengals, alternatively, have gone on a late-season push. The win over Tom Brady’s new staff pushed them to 10-4 and within the AFC North driver’s seat, going 10-2 since beginning the season 0-2.

Per StatMuse, the Bengals are 11-3 towards the unfold, for no matter its value. Regardless, it’s Joe Burrow going up towards one other younger gun quarterback in Mac Jones subsequent week.