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Divisional bragging rights will be on the line on Sunday when the Miami Dolphins and the Buffalo Bills meet at Ralph Wilson Stadium.

Miami won its last outing, a 24-20 result against the Patriots on December 15. The Dolphins covered in that game as a 2.5-point favorite, while the 44 combined points took the game UNDER the total.

The Bills were a 27-20 winner in their most recent outing on the road against the Jaguars. They covered the 4-point spread as favorites, while the total score (47) made winners of OVER bettors.

Current streak:
Miami has won 3 straight games.

Team records:
Miami: 8-6 SU, 9-5 ATS
Buffalo: 5-9 SU, 7-7 ATS

Miami most recently:
When playing in December are 6-4
When playing on turf are 4-6
After being outgained are 4-6
When playing within the division are 4-6

Buffalo most recently:
When playing in December are 4-6
When playing on turf are 4-6
After outgaining opponent are 2-8
When playing within the division are 4-6

A few trends to consider:
Miami is 4-1 SU in its last 5 games
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Miami's last 5 games
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Miami's last 7 games when playing Buffalo
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Miami's last 6 games on the road
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Buffalo's last 7 games when playing Miami
The total has gone OVER in 7 of Buffalo's last 10 games
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Buffalo's last 6 games at home
Buffalo is 6-3 SU in its last 9 games when playing at home against Miami

Next up:
Miami home to NY Jets, Sunday, December 29
Buffalo at New England, Sunday, December 29