Buffalo Bills at Kansas City Chiefs Week 12 NFL Picks & Predictions 11/26/2017
Sunday, November 26, 2017
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The Kansas City Chiefs host the Buffalo Bills at Arrowhead Stadium on Sunday, November 26, 2017. The opening line for this game has Kansas City as 9.5 point favorites. The over/under has been set at 45. The Chiefs have an over/under record of 6-4-0 and they are 6-4-0 against the spread. The Bills have an ATS record of 5-4-1 while their over/under record is 6-4-0.
Valuable Buffalo Bills Betting Trends
The Buffalo Bills are 6-4-0 against the over/under
The Buffalo Bills are 5-4-1 against the spread
Important Kansas City Chiefs Betting Trends
The Kansas City Chiefs are 6-4-0 against the over/under
The Kansas City Chiefs are 6-4-0 against the spread
Key Buffalo Bills Injuries
11/20/17 WR Kelvin Benjamin Knee left last game, is "?" Sunday vs. Kansas City
11/19/17 T Cordy Glenn Foot is "?" Sunday vs. Kansas City
11/19/17 G John Miller Ankle is "?" Sunday vs. Kansas City
11/19/17 WR Jordan Matthews Knee is "?" Sunday vs. Kansas City
11/19/17 S Micah Hyde Knee injured last game, is "?" Sunday vs. Kansas City
11/19/17 FB Mike Tolbert Hamstring is "?" Sunday vs. Kansas City
11/03/17 RB Taiwan Jones Arm IR
10/15/17 S Colt Anderson Arm IR
09/07/17 QB T.J. Yates Concussion IR
Key Kansas City Chiefs Injuries
11/19/17 WR Albert Wilson Hamstring is "?" Sunday vs. Buffalo
11/19/17 DL Allen Bailey Knee is "?" Sunday vs. Buffalo
11/19/17 LB Dee Ford Back is "?" Sunday vs. Buffalo
11/19/17 LB Tamba Hali Knee is "?" Sunday vs. Buffalo
10/09/17 WR Chris Conley Achilles IR
10/04/17 LB Kevin Pierre-Louis Groin out indefinitely
09/26/17 K Cairo Santos Groin IR
09/08/17 DB Eric Berry Achilles IR
09/07/17 DB Ashton Lampkin ACL IR
08/30/17 RB Spencer Ware Knee IR
07/30/17 LB Dadi Nicolas Knee PUP
Useful Offensive Statistics
The Buffalo Bills have run for 1,177 yards as a team, which ranks 11th in the NFL. They've run 287 times, averaging 4.1 yards per carry as a rushing unit. The Bills have been penalized on offense 74 times for 622 yards so far this season, which has them 6th in the league in penalties. They are 19th in the NFL in points scored with 208. They have run 619 plays this season for 3,021 yards, which ranks them 27th in the league in total offense. The Bills average 4.9 yards per play, which is 26th in the National Football League. As a team they have accumulated a total of 170 1st downs this year, placing them 29th overall as an offensive unit. Tyrod Taylor averages 6.6 yards per pass attempt and 10.3 yards per completion. He has completed 178 passes on 279 attempts for a completion percentage of 63.8%. His quarterback rating is 91.4. He has thrown for 1,842 yards this season.
The Bills rush defense has allowed 285 attempts for 1,199 yards this year, putting them in 25th place in the league against the run. Buffalo has committed 57 penalties for 522 yards on the defensive side of the ball this season. That ranks them 8th in the NFL. They've given up a score on 40% of possessions on defense, which is 28th in the league. They are 23rd in the league in points allowed on defense with 250. They have surrendered a total of 3,668 yards on D, which is 25th in the NFL. The Bills are ranked 22nd in yards per play allowed with 5.5. Their pass defense has given up 6.5 net yards per pass attempt, placing them 19th in the league as a unit. Opposing offenses have completed 236 passes on 364 attempts against the Buffalo Bills defense this season, placing them 28th and 28th in the National Football League. The Buffalo pass defense has also given up a total of 2,469 yards through the air, which is 24th overall in total pass defense.
Special Teams Stats
The Buffalo Bills have attempted 20 field goals this season and made 18, which is 15th in the National Football League. Their kickers have a field goal percentage of 90.0%. Buffalo Bills kickers have made 100% of their extra points, going 22 for 22 this year. Their punters have totaled 2,281 yards on 50 punts, averaging 45.6 yards per punt. That places them 14th in the NFL in punting average. Buffalo is ranked 27th in the league in punt returns with 15. They've accumulated 136 punt return yards and average 9.1 yards per return, which is 10th in the NFL. Their longest punt return so far this year is 40 yards. They have returned 19 kicks for 411 yards on special teams, ranking 15th in kick return yardage. The Bills average 21.6 yards per kick return and have a long of 29 yards this year. They are 28th in the league in all-purpose yards with 3,711.
Useful Offensive Statistics
The Kansas City Chiefs are 7th in the National Football League in points scored with 262. They have run 609 plays this year for 3,709 yards, which ranks them 6th in the NFL in total offense. The Chiefs average 6.1 yards per play, which is 3rd in the league. As a team they have accumulated a total of 202 1st downs this season, ranking them 10th overall as an offensive unit. On the ground Kansas City has run for 1,184 yards as a unit, which ranks 10th in the league. They've run 249 times, averaging 4.8 yards per rush as a unit. The Chiefs have been penalized on offense 81 times for 744 yards so far this year, which has them 4th in the NFL in penalties. Alex Smith has passed for 2,674 yards this year. He's completed 231 throws while attempting 333 passes for a completion percentage of 69.4%. His quarterback rating this season is 107.6. He averages 11.6 yards per completion and 8 yards per pass attempt.
Kansas City is 14th in the NFL in points surrendered on defense with 220. They have given up a total of 3,830 yards on D, which is 28th in the league. The Chiefs are 26th in yards per play allowed with 5.8. Their pass defense has allowed 6.7 net yards per pass attempt, ranking them 22nd in the National Football League. Opponent offenses have completed 196 throws on 359 attempts against the Kansas City defense this season, ranking them 5th and 25th in the league. The Chiefs pass defense has also surrendered a total of 2,538 yards in the air, which is 28th overall in total pass defense. Their rushing defense has given up 279 attempts for 1,292 yards this season, putting them in 29th place in the NFL against the run. The Kansas City Chiefs have had 65 penalties for 569 yards on defense this year. That places them 15th in the league. They've allowed a score on 34.8% of possessions on defense, which is 16th in the NFL.
Special Teams Stats
Kansas City is 8th in the NFL in punt returns with 24. They've totaled 176 punt return yards and are averaging 7.3 yards per return, which is 18th in the league. Their longest punt return this season is 82 yards. They have returned 28 kicks for 647 yards on special teams, placing them 2nd in kick return yardage. The Chiefs average 23.1 yards per kick return and have a long of 42 yards this season. They are 3rd in the National Football League in all-purpose yards with 4,681. The Kansas City Chiefs have tried 26 field goals this season and made 25, which is 3rd in the league. Their kickers have a FG percentage of 96.2%. Kansas City kickers have made 100% of their extra points, going 25 for 25 this season. Their punters have accumulated 1,911 yards on 43 punts, averaging 44.4 yards per punt. That ranks them 22nd in the NFL in punting average.
Who will win tonight's Bills/Chiefs NFL game against the spread?
Tony's Pick: Take the Bills +9.5
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