Our NFL betting skilled provides his finest betting picks and predictions for the matchup between the Tennessee Titans and Buffalo Payments, scheduled for Monday night time in Buffalo at 7:15 p.m. ET on ESPN.
The Payments regarded sturdy in a season-opening victory over the defending champion Los Angeles Rams, whereas the Titans blew a 13-point halftime lead in a dismal loss to the New York Giants.
Payments vs. Titans predictions
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Payments vs. Titans picks and evaluation
Tennessee has defeated Buffalo in back-to-back seasons however the rabid homefield ambiance provides the Payments a powerful edge on the primetime stage.
Buffalo gave the impression to be a weight class above the Rams within the opening night time victory whereas the Titans stumbled in a Week 1 loss to the Giants.
Payments -10 (Caesars)
Payments quarterback Josh Allen feels he made too many errors when Buffalo let a seven-point fourth-quarter lead get away within the 34-31 highway loss in opposition to the Titans final season.
This regardless of passing for 353 yards and three touchdowns in opposition to one interception.
Allen resides within the higher echelon of NFL quarterbacks and he acquired to a powerful begin within the 31-10 highway win over the Rams. He handed for 297 yards and three touchdowns and rushed for 56 yards and one rating, marking the seventh time he has thrown for at the very least three scores and rushed for one in the identical sport.
The Buffalo protection signed a future Corridor of Famer within the offseason in Von Miller and the eight-time Professional Bowl linebacker stood out in his workforce debut. He collected two sacks and three tackles for loss; it was the twenty first time Miller has recorded at the very least two sacks in a sport.
The high-volume ambiance and a sizzling quarterback searching for revenge is just too good to move up.
Our Choose: Payments to cowl -10
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Payments vs. Titans over 48.5 complete factors (FanDuel)
Derrick Henry was a power in Tennessee’s win final season as he rushed for 143 yards and three touchdowns. He ran for the decisive rating with 3:05 left.
Henry rushed for 82 yards on 21 carries within the 21-20 loss to the Giants. He might want to high that quantity in opposition to Buffalo, because the Titans will need to play keep-away with the ball.
Tennessee’s Ryan Tannehill handed for 266 yards and two touchdowns within the opener, with 13 of his completions going for first downs. He’s nonetheless adjusting to not having high goal A.J. Brown, who was traded to the Philadelphia Eagles within the offseason, however the Titans moved the ball.
On the opposite aspect, security Kevin Byard (12 tackles in Week 1) and the Tennessee protection may have their fingers full. We see an excessive amount of firepower from the Payments, and this ultimate rating going over the projection.
Our Choose: Over 48.5 complete factors
Josh Allen over 262.5 passing yards (Caesars)
Allen is taken into account one of many frontrunners for the MVP award and nothing about his Week 1 efficiency squashed such chatter. He’s a superb guess this week by way of over 1.5 passing touchdowns (-204) and over 262.5 passing yards (-117).
High Payments goal Stefon Diggs (over 69.5 receiving yards/-119) is also a positive participant to focus on. 5 receptions in opposition to the Titans ought to get him over the projection.
Henry has a strong probability to go over 84.5 dashing yards (-117) and it helps that Payments standout defensive deal with Ed Oliver (ankle) will miss the sport. Tannehill is priced higher than Allen at +172 for over 1.5 passing TDs.
Whereas Allen throwing two touchdowns appears seemingly, the payoff isn’t good.
Our Choose: Josh Allen over 262.5 passing yards
Payments vs. Titans odds
Odds courtesy of Caesars Sportsbook. Appropriate at time of publishing and topic to alter.
|Whole Factors 47.5||Crew||Unfold||Moneyline|
|Over -110||Titans||(+10) -110||+360|
|Underneath -110||Payments||(-10) -110||-480|