Bet on football this week has the NFL returning to London, England as the Tampa Bay Buccaneers face the New England Patriots at Wembley Stadium.
NFL betting heavily favors the 4-2 Patriots over the winless Bucs. Bet on football has the Patriots a 14.5 point favorite with a total of 45. This game in London will be the third straight year that the NFL has played a regular season game at Wembley Stadium. In the previous two bet on football games it was the Giants beating the Dolphins 13-10 two years ago and the Saints beating the Chargers 37-32 last season. This is the fifth regular season NFL betting game that will be played outside of the United States as in 2005 the Cardinals and 49ers played in Mexico City while last year the Bills played Miami in Toronto.
Sunday’s bet on football contest will be the 12th game in London overall since there have been nine NFL preseason games played there. The Patriots have played outside of the U.S. for three preseason games in their history.
The Bucs and Patriots will be meeting for the first time since 2005 when the Patriots beat the Bucs 28-0. New England has won four of the six total games in the series. New England has been a good team to bet on football with when they play NFC teams. The Patriots have a 29-4 regular-season record against the NFC since 2001. The Patriots have finished 4-0 against the NFC four times, including the last three seasons. The Patriots have won 16 consecutive games against the NFC overall. They are 1-0 against the NFC this season as they won in NFL betting over Atlanta 26-10 late last month.
The Patriots play each of the teams from the NFC South this season. The Patriots hold an all-time mark of 20-13 (including postseason) against the four teams that make up the NFC South. The Patriots are 24-5 in October games since 2003.
The Patriots are 4-0-1 in bet on football in their last 5 games in Week 7. The Patriots are 21-7-1 in NFL betting in their last 29 games in October. The Buccaneers are 3-7 vs. the bet on football number in their last 10 games in Week 7. The Buccaneers are 1-4 in bet on football in their last 5 games in the month of October.