NCAAB Basketball - Preview
Divisional bragging rights will be on the line on Sunday when the New England Patriots and the Miami Dolphins meet at Sun Life Stadium.
New England won its last outing, a 27-26 result against the Browns on December 8. The Patriots failed to cover in that game as a 10-point favorite, while the 53 combined points took the game OVER the total.
Last time out for Miami, they were a 34-28 winner as they battled the Steelers on the road. The Dolphins covered in the match as a 3-point underdog, while 62 combined points moved the game OVER for totals bettors.
New England has won 3 straight games.
Miami has won 2 straight games.
New England: 10-3 SU, 6-7 ATS
Miami: 7-6 SU, 8-5 ATS
New England most recently:
When playing in December are 9-1
When playing on grass are 8-2
After being outgained are 9-1
When playing within the division are 9-1
Miami most recently:
When playing in December are 5-5
When playing on grass are 6-4
After being outgained are 4-6
When playing within the division are 4-6
A few trends to consider:
New England is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games when playing Miami
New England is 5-1 SU in its last 6 games
New England is 5-1 SU in its last 6 games when playing on the road against Miami
The total has gone OVER in 4 of New England's last 5 games
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Miami's last 7 games
Miami is 4-2 SU in its last 6 games
The total has gone UNDER in 6 of Miami's last 9 games at home
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Miami's last 6 games when playing at home against New England
New England at Baltimore, Sunday, December 22
Miami at Buffalo, Sunday, December 22