Tennessee Titans at Miami Dolphins Week 1 NFL Parlay 9/9/2018
Sunday, September 9, 2018
Hard Rock Stadium
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Hard Rock Stadium is the venue for the game between the Tennessee Titans and the Miami Dolphins on Sunday, September 9, 2018. The opening line for this matchup has Tennessee as 1.5 point favorites. The total has been set at 46. The Dolphins were 5-9-2 against the spread last year and their over/under mark was 8-8-0. The Titans were 9-8-1 ATS and their over/under record was 10-8-0.
Valuable Tennessee Titans Betting Trends
The Tennessee Titans were 10-8-0 against the over/under last season
The Tennessee Titans were 9-8-1 against the spread last year
Important Miami Dolphins Betting Trends
The Miami Dolphins were 8-8-0 against the over/under last season
The Miami Dolphins were 5-9-2 against the spread last year
Key Tennessee Titans Injuries
08/24/18 TE Delanie Walker Toe is questionable Sunday vs Miami
08/24/18 LB Derrick Morgan Knee is questionable Sunday vs Miami
08/10/18 LB Nate Palmer Leg IR
08/03/18 T Jack Conklin ACL PUP
08/03/18 CB Tye Smith Undisclosed IR
08/02/18 S Johnathan Cyprien ACL IR
Key Miami Dolphins Injuries
08/14/18 WR DeVante Parker Finger is questionable Sunday vs Tennessee
Useful Offensive Statistics
The Tennessee Titans ran for 1,833 yards as a unit last year, which ranked 15th in the league. They ran 443 times, averaging 4.1 yards per rush as a unit. The Titans were penalized on offense 85 times for 785 yards last season, which had them 31st in the NFL in penalties. They were 19th in the National Football League in points scored with 334. They ran 974 plays last year for 5,024 yards, which ranked them 23rd in the NFL in total offense. The Titans averaged 5.2 yards per play, which was 17th in the league. As a team they accumulated a total of 290 1st downs last season, ranking them 23rd overall as an offensive unit. Marcus Mariota completed 281 throws while attempting 453 passes for a completion percentage of 62% last year. He passed for 3,232 yards. He averaged 11.5 yards per completion and 7.1 yards per pass attempt. His quarterback rating last season was 79.3.
The Titans rush defense gave up 398 attempts for 1,420 yards last season, putting them in 4th place in the NFL against the run. They had 119 penalties for 942 yards on defense last year. That placed them 22nd in the league. They allowed a score on 37.3% of possessions on defense, which was 26th in the NFL. Tennessee was 17th in the NFL in points surrendered on defense with 356. They gave up a total of 5,248 yards on D, which was 13th in the league. The Titans were 8th in yards per play allowed with 5. Their pass defense allowed 5.9 net yards per pass attempt, ranking them 12th in the National Football League. Opponent offenses completed 369 throws on 605 attempts against the Tennessee Titans defense last season, ranking them 29th and 32nd in the league. The Tennessee pass defense also surrendered a total of 3,828 yards in the air, which was 25th overall in total pass defense.
Special Teams Stats
The Tennessee Titans tried 42 field goals last season and made 35, which was 6th in the league. Their kickers had a FG percentage of 83.3%. Tennessee Titans kickers made 94% of their extra points, going 31 for 33 last season. Their punters accumulated 3,729 yards on 75 punts, averaging 49.7 yards per punt. That ranked them 1st in the NFL in punting average. Tennessee was 12th in the NFL in punt returns with 36 last year. They totaled 305 punt return yards and averaged 8.5 yards per return, which was 16th in the league. Their longest punt return last season was 46 yards. They returned 28 kicks for 618 yards on special teams, placing them 22nd in kick return yardage. The Titans averaged 22.1 yards per kick return and had a long of 57 yards last season. They were 27th in the National Football League in all-purpose yards with 6,150.
Useful Offensive Statistics
The Miami Dolphins were 28th in the NFL in points scored with 281 last season. They ran 995 plays last year for 4,923 yards, which ranked them 25th in the league in total offense. The Dolphins averaged 4.9 yards per play, which was 22nd in the National Football League. As a team they accumulated a total of 284 1st downs last year, placing them 25th overall as an offensive unit. On the ground Miami ran for 1,388 yards as a team, which ranked 29th in the NFL. They ran 360 times last year, averaging 3.9 yards per carry as a rushing unit. The Dolphins were penalized on offense 137 times for 1,154 yards last season, which had them 2nd in the league in penalties.
Miami was 29th in the league in points allowed on defense with 393 last year. They surrendered a total of 5,371 yards on D, which was 16th in the NFL. The Dolphins were ranked 21st in yards per play allowed with 5.4. Their pass defense gave up 6.5 net yards per pass attempt, placing them 23rd in the league as a unit. Opposing offenses completed 339 passes on 528 attempts against the Miami defense last season, placing them 16th and 9th in the National Football League. The Miami Dolphins pass defense also gave up a total of 3,603 yards through the air, which was 16th overall in total pass defense. Their rushing defense allowed 431 attempts for 1,768 yards last year, putting them in 14th place in the league against the run. The Dolphins committed 122 penalties for 1,077 yards on the defensive side of the ball last season. That ranked them 30th in the NFL. They gave up a score on 36.6% of possessions on defense, which was 23rd in the league.
Special Teams Stats
Miami was ranked 9th in the league in punt returns last season with 37. They accumulated 271 punt return yards and averaged 7.3 yards per return, which was 20th in the NFL. Their longest punt return last year was 27 yards. They returned 40 kicks for 827 yards on special teams, ranking 7th in kick return yardage. The Dolphins averaged 20.7 yards per kick return and had a long of 37 yards last year. They were 22nd in the league in all-purpose yards with 6,278. The Miami Dolphins attempted 23 field goals last season and made 21, which was 23rd in the National Football League. Their kickers had a field goal percentage of 91.3%. Miami kickers made 90% of their extra points, going 26 for 29 last year. Their punters totaled 3,695 yards on 83 punts, averaging 44.5 yards per punt. That placed them 19th in the NFL in punting average.
So what is Tonights Parlay prediction?
Parlays Pundit's Pick: Take the Dolphins +1.5 and over 46 total points
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