The Buffalo Payments have been a preferred decide to win the Tremendous Bowl heading into the 2021 NFL season. Nonetheless, the Payments are in severe jeopardy of beginning the season 0-2 after struggling a 23-16 setback at dwelling towards the Pittsburgh Steelers final week. The Payments will now journey to face the Miami Dolphins Sunday in a key AFC East showdown on the Week 2 NFL schedule. The Dolphins squeaked out a 17-16 win on the street over the New England Patriots final week and can look to begin the season with two consecutive division victories.
The newest Week 2 NFL odds from Caesars Sportsbook checklist Buffalo as a three-point street favourite on Sunday. There are different divisional rivalries set to unfold that function bigger Week 2 NFL spreads, together with Patriots vs. Jets (+6), Falcons vs. Buccaneers (-12.5) and Lions vs. Packers (-11). The entire NFL strains are listed beneath, and earlier than putting any NFL bets on these video games or others, make sure to see the Week 2 NFL predictions from the confirmed laptop mannequin at SportsLine.
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High Week 2 NFL predictions
One of many prime Week 2 NFL predictions the mannequin recommends: The Falcons (+12.5) keep inside the unfold towards the Buccaneers. The defending champs appeared sloppy of their opener, as Tampa had 4 giveaways whereas permitting 29 factors to the Cowboys. Dallas ought to have had much more factors and presumably a win, however kicker Greg Zuerlein left seven factors on the board by lacking three makes an attempt.
Whereas Atlanta’s dreadful Week 1 efficiency is a giant motive for the 12.5-point unfold, quarterback Matt Ryan often rises to the event in these kind of video games. He’s 6-2 towards the unfold in his profession as a double-digit underdog and has gone 3-0 since 2019. That is the most important unfold Ryan and the Falcons have gotten since being 14-point underdogs in 2019 towards the Saints, a sport Atlanta received outright.
The mannequin has Ryan throwing for 250 yards. It initiatives Tampa to win straight-up nearly 80 p.c of the time, however Atlanta covers the 12.5-point unfold in over 50 p.c of simulations.
One other one of many prime Week 2 NFL picks from the mannequin: The Bears (-3) cowl the unfold at dwelling towards the Bengals. Cincinnati is coming off an emotional additional time victory over the Vikings in Week 1. Rookie wideout Ja’Marr Chase had a robust exhibiting in his NFL debut, recording 5 receptions for 101 yards and a landing.
Chicago, in the meantime, didn’t get issues happening offense in its 34-14 loss towards the Los Angeles Rams final Sunday. Regardless of scoring simply 14 factors, the Bears should be inspired after working again David Montgomery rushed for 108 yards and a landing towards a stingy Rams protection. If Chicago is ready to set up the bottom sport early on Sunday, the Bengals can be pressured to place extra defenders within the field, which is able to open up the Bears’ aerial assault.
The Bengals gave up over 350 passing yards and two touchdowns by means of the air towards the Vikings final week, which bodes nicely for Andy Dalton and the Bears. The mannequin is predicting Dalton throws for 214 yards and 1.6 touchdowns, whereas Montgomery averages practically 5 yards per carry, leading to Chicago masking the unfold in nicely over 50 p.c of simulations.
Easy methods to make Week 2 NFL picks
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So what NFL picks are you able to make with confidence? And which Tremendous Bowl contender goes down arduous? Take a look at the most recent NFL odds beneath, then go to SportsLine to see which groups win and canopy the unfold, all from a confirmed laptop mannequin that has returned nearly $7,900 since its inception, and discover out.
Week 2 NFL odds, spreads, strains
Sunday, Sept. 19
Featured Sport | Carolina Panthers vs. New Orleans Saints
Bengals at Bears (-2.5, 45)
Featured Sport | Chicago Bears vs. Cincinnati Bengals
Featured Sport | Cleveland Browns vs. Houston Texans
Featured Sport | Indianapolis Colts vs. Los Angeles Rams
Featured Sport | Jacksonville Jaguars vs. Denver Broncos
Featured Sport | Miami Dolphins vs. Buffalo Payments
Featured Sport | New York Jets vs. New England Patriots
Featured Sport | Philadelphia Eagles vs. San Francisco 49ers
Featured Sport | Pittsburgh Steelers vs. Las Vegas Raiders
Featured Sport | Arizona Cardinals vs. Minnesota Vikings
Falcons at Buccaneers (-12.5, 52)
Featured Sport | Tampa Bay Buccaneers vs. Atlanta Falcons
Featured Sport | Seattle Seahawks vs. Tennessee Titans
Featured Sport | Los Angeles Chargers vs. Dallas Cowboys
Featured Sport | Baltimore Ravens vs. Kansas Metropolis Chiefs
Monday, Sept. 20
Featured Sport | Inexperienced Bay Packers vs. Detroit Lions