If the next statement sounds strange it is. The Patriots are not in first place in the AFC East. After losing to the New York Jets last week, the Patriots sit in second place in the division. Gamblers will have an interesting choice to make with their football bets in this NFL odds Week 12 matchup.
NFL betting history only slightly favors the Patriots in this matchup. New England has won 6 of the last 10 meetings between the two teams. They are only 5-5 against the NFL betting pointspread though. At Miami, the teams have actually split their last four meetings both straight up and against the NFL betting pointspread. Earlier this season the Dolphins upset the Patriots in New England, winning 38-13 and easily covering the 12.5 point NFL betting number. The Patriots have actually been a better team against the NFL betting number on the road than at home so that is something for gamblers making football bets in NFL odds Week 12 action to keep in mind.
The Patriots looked good last week but still lost to the Jets for gamblers making football bets. Their offense finally came alive under quarterback Matt Cassel and they could have success in Miami. The Dolphins have also shown the ability to score with quarterback Chad Pennington and an efficient running game with Ronnie Brown and Ricky Williams.
Looking at the NFL betting total on the NFL odds Week 12 board we see mixed numbers. The under is 5-4-1 in the last 10 games according to NFL betting stats. At Miami, the total has split going 2-2 according to NFL betting numbers. What might be a surprise to some people is that the Patriots have been more of an over team on the road than at home according to NFL betting stats.
This is an important AFC East matchup and should draw some great NFL betting action. Open a New Account to make your football bets at SBG Global on this game today.