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The fans at Gillette Stadium will be treated to a game between the Tampa Bay Buccaneers and the New England Patriots when they take their seats on Sunday.
Tampa Bay lost its last outing, a 16-14 result against the Saints on September 15. The Buccaneers covered in that game as a 3-point underdog, while the 30 combined points took the game UNDER the total.
New England was a 13-10 winner in its last match at home against the Jets. They failed to cover the 11-point spread as favorites, while the total score of 23 sent UNDER bettors to the payout window.
Tampa Bay has lost 2 straight games.
New England has won 2 straight games.
Tampa Bay: 0-2 SU, 1-1 ATS
New England: 2-0 SU, 0-2 ATS
Tampa Bay most recently:
When playing in September are 3-7
When playing on turf are 4-6
After being outgained are 2-8
When playing outside the division are 4-6
New England most recently:
When playing in September are 7-3
When playing on turf are 8-2
After being outgained are 8-2
When playing outside the division are 6-4
A few trends to consider:
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Tampa Bay's last 5 games
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Tampa Bay's last 6 games when playing New England
Tampa Bay is 2-4 SU in its last 6 games when playing New England
Tampa Bay is 2-5-1 ATS in its last 8 games
New England is 12-2 SU in its last 14 games
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of New England's last 6 games
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of New England's last 6 games when playing Tampa Bay
New England is 8-2 SU in its last 10 games at home
Tampa Bay home to Arizona, Sunday, September 29
New England at Atlanta, Sunday, September 29