The Cleveland Browns head to Cincinnati, Ohio Sunday for a game against the Bengals in a matchup of teams from the bottom of the AFC North.
|Date:||Sunday December 29, 2019|
|Time:||at 1:00 PM (EST)|
Paul Brown Stadium
|Odds/Point Spread:||Cincinnati Bengals +2.5|
CONSENSUSFROM 564 PREDICTIONS
|64%||CLEVELAND||60% over 44.5|
COMPUTER PREDICTIONSTATS MODELED SCORE PREDICTION
|6-9 (5-9-1 ATS) this season||1-14 (5-9-1 ATS) this season|
|Cleveland are 2-8 ATS in their last 10 games against Cincinnati.||Cincinnati are 3-8-1 ATS in their last 12 games.|
|Cleveland are 3-7 SU in their last 10 games against Cincinnati.||Cincinnati are 1-16 SU in their last 17 games.|
|Cleveland are 0-5 ATS in their last 5 games on the road.||Cincinnati are 1-6 SU in their last 7 games at home.|
|Cleveland are 3-12 SU in their last 15 games when playing on the road against Cincinnati.||Cincinnati are 12-3 SU in their last 15 games when playing at home against Cleveland.|
|The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Cleveland’s last 6 games against an opponent in the AFC conference.||Cincinnati are 2-6-1 ATS in their last 9 games this season.|
|Cleveland are 4-2 ATS in their last 6 games against an opponent in the AFC North division.||The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Cincinnati’s last 6 games against an opponent in the AFC North division.|
|Cleveland are 1-4 SU in their last 5 games played in December.||Cincinnati are 13-7 ATS in their last 20 games played in December.|
|The total has gone UNDER in 9 of Cincinnati’s last 13 games when playing as the underdog.|
Cleveland Browns Injuries
Cincinnati Bengals Injuries
|Drew Stanton (Knee) IR||A.J. Green (Ankle) is out indefinitely|
|Morgan Burnett (Achilles) IR||Dre Kirkpatrick (Knee) is out indefinitely|
|Olivier Vernon (Knee) is questionable Sunday vs Cincinnati||Kerry Wynn (Concussion) IR|
|Christian Kirksey (Chest) IR||John Miller (Concussion) is questionable Sunday vs Cleveland|
|Kendall Lamm (Knee) is questionable Sunday vs Cincinnati||Alex Redmond (Elbow) IR|
|Myles Garrett (Suspension) is out for season||Brandon Wilson (Hand) IR|
|Robert Jackson (Ankle) IR||Auden Tate (MCL) IR|
|Daniel Ekuale (Calf) IR||Niles Scott (Foot) IR|
|Dontrell Hilliard (Knee) IR||Drew Sample (Ankle) IR|
|Drew Forbes (Knee) IR||Rodney Anderson (Knee) IR|
|Willie Harvey (Shoulder) IR||Renell Wren (Hip) IR|
In their last game, the Browns were crushed by the Baltimore Ravens by the score of 31-15. Tans quarterback Baker Mayfield finished 20 of 33 goes for 192 yards and 2 touchdowns against 1 block attempt. Scratch Chubb was the Browns driving rusher as he conveyed the ball multiple times for 45 yards. Jarvis Landry was the most beneficial Cleveland recipient on the day as he got 7 goes for 74 yards. The Browns increased a sum of 241 yards against the Ravens while permitting 481 all out yards.
With the misfortune against Baltimore, Cleveland tumbled to 6-9 on the season and are in third spot in the AFC North. Tans quarterback Baker Mayfield has tossed for 3,548 yards and 19 touchdowns against 18 block attempts so far this season. Running back Nick Chubb has been the main rusher for Cleveland as he has conveyed the ball multiple times for 1,453 yards and 8 touchdowns. Jarvis Landry is the lead collector for the Browns as he has gotten 81 goes for 1,092 yards and 5 touchdowns for far this year. The Browns enter Sunday’s down with 2 players recorded on their damage report as Kendall Lamm and Olivier Vernon are both recorded as faulty.
The Cincinnati Bengals invite the Cleveland Browns to town in the wake of losing their last game to the Miami Dolphins by the score of 38-35 in extra time. Bengals quarterback Andy Dalton finished 33 of 56 goes for 396 yards and 4 touchdowns. Bengals running back Joe Mixon drove the path on the ground for his group, surging multiple times for 50 yards. Wide beneficiary Tyler Boyd was the main collector on the day for Cincinnati as he got 9 goes for 128 yards and 2 touchdowns in the game against the Dolphins. The Bengals offense increased a sum of 430 yards in the game while their guard permitted 502 absolute yards.
With the loss against Miami, Cincinnati is presently 1-14 on the year and is in fourth spot in the AFC North and have verified the #1 in general pick in one year from now’s NFL draft. Quarterback Andy Dalton has now tossed for 3,304 yards and 15 touchdowns against 13 capture attempts. Running back Joe Mixon has driven the Bengals on the ground surging multiple times for 975 yards and 3 touchdowns this season. Tyler Boyd has been the main collector for Cincinnati as he has gotten 85 goes for 987 yards and 5 touchdowns this year. The Bengals enter Sunday’s down with 4 players recorded on their damage report as Tony McRae, William Jackson III, Tyler Boyd and John Miller are altogether recorded as faulty.
The Cleveland Browns have scored a normal of 20.8 points per game this season while permitting 24 focuses per game. The Browns have arrived at the midpoint of increasing 359.1 yards per game this season while permitting 379.1 yards per game. The Cincinnati Bengals have scored 16.4 focuses per game on the year while permitting 26.5 points per game. The Bengals have increased a normal of 342.8 yards per game while permitting 410 yards for every game. In their last 5 games, the Browns are 2-3 while the Bengals are 1-4. Cleveland won the main matchup between these two groups this season by the score of 27-19 of every a game played in Cleveland. I am going with the Browns in this one as the Bengals have been out and out horrendous on the two sides of the football all season. I will likewise be going with the Browns because of the way that they have won the last 3 gatherings between these two groups. Despite the fact that the Browns are 3-7 against the spread in their last 10 games against the Bengals, I search for this number to pivot as Cleveland has arrived at the midpoint of 29.33 focuses per game in their last 3 games against Cincinnati, while just permitting 19 points per game. Cleveland wins this one 28-17 and spreads the spread.
Pick: Cleveland Browns – 2.5