Washington Football Team vs Buffalo Bills Prediction, 9/26/2021 NFL Pick, Tips and Odds, Week 3
Game: Washington Football Team vs Buffalo Bills
Date: Sunday, September 26, 2021
Location: Highmark Stadium in Orchard Park, NY
Odds/Point Spread: Bills (-7)
Highmark Stadium is the location where the Buffalo Bills (1-1) will play the Washington Football Team (1-1) on Sunday. Buffalo opens this matchup as 7-point favorites. The over/under is 41.5.
The Washington Football Team head into this game 1-1 for this season. In their last game, the Football Team faced the Giants and took home the win by a score of 30-29. Taylor Heinicke finished 34/46 with 336 yards through the air and 2 touchdowns. He had a quarterback rating of 99.5 and walked away from the game with 1 pick. Terry McLaurin held an average of 9.7 yards per catch by earning 107 yds on 11 receptions. Antonio Gibson was the rushing leader for the Football Team with 13 totes for 69 yds (5.3 yds per carry). In all, they ran 69 plays for 407 yards. The Washington Football Team ended up running the ball 22 different times and compiled 87 yards, which earned them an average of 4.0 yds per carry. On the ground, the Football Team conceded 163 yards on 28 attempts, which is an average of 5.8 yds per run allowed. Washington surrendered 22 completions on 32 attempts for a total of 228 yards, and a completion rate of 68.8%.
Concerning putting points on the board, the Washington Football Team hold an average of 23.0 PPG. As a team they maintain an average of 106.5 yards rushing which is 20th in the NFL. The Football Team have racked up 666 total yards for the season. Washington has recorded 19 1st downs as a unit, and they have been hurt by 17 penalties for 137 yards. They have surrendered the football 2 times (1 pick and 1 fumble).
The Football Team are sitting in 17th in the league when it comes to team defense, allowing 24.5 PPG. They are giving up an average of 4.4 yards per attempt on the ground and 126.5 rushing yards per contest this season. During the season, they have allowed 253 yards on the ground through 2 games. When talking about passing yardage, the Football Team have surrendered 562 yards which puts them in 24th in the league. They have relinquished 281.0 yards per game through the air as well as giving up a completion percentage of 67.1%. In total, they are giving up 407.5 yards/outing which has them ranked 25th in the league.
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The Bills come into this matchup with a record of 1-1 for this season. When they last played, the Bills got the win with a final of 35-0 when they played the Dolphins. Josh Allen (2 TDs) walked away from the game with 179 yards on 17/33 passing while his QB rating was 75.2. He had 1 interception and his longest completion went for 41 yards. Stefon Diggs was featured in the passing game for the Bills, grabbing 4 footballs for 60 yds (15.0 yards per catch). Devin Singletary ran the ball 13 times for 82 yards, ending the contest with 6.3 yds per attempt for Buffalo. The Bills finished the contest with 314 yards and they ran 64 plays (4.9 yds per play). Buffalo ran the ball for 4.8 yards per attempt, finishing the contest with 143 yards on 30 carries. Buffalo allowed 20 rushing attempts for 71 yds (3.6 yds per rush). The Bills passing defense conceded a completion percentage of 56.8%, relinquishing 145 yards on 25 out of 44 passing.
When discussing their ability to score points, the Bills are ranked 12th in football holding an average of 25.5 points per contest. For the year so far, the Bills have compiled 425 yards via the pass together with an average of 212.5 throwing yards per contest, which has them ranked 25th in the NFL. They maintain an average of 130.0 yards per game via the rush and have rushed for 260 yards for the season. The Buffalo Bills hold an average of 342.5 yards/contest which has them ranked 21st in football. The Buffalo offense has totaled 134 penalty yds on 14 violations, ranking them 15th in the NFL in terms of helping out the other team. They have given away 1 interception while allowing opponents to recover 2 fumbles and they have been able to obtain 21 1st downs.
The Bills are surrendering 11.5 points per game, which puts them in 2nd of all teams in the league. Buffalo has yielded a total of 146 yards via the ground game (73.0 yards per contest). They have allowed 1 touchdown via the pass in addition to 161.0 yards/game, which has them ranked 2nd in the NFL. The Bills defense has been on the field for 125 plays, which has them ranked 15th in football. Overall, they have conceded 23 points in total. They have 3 turnovers (2 fumbles and 1 interception) on the campaign.
Who will win tonight's Football Team/Bills NFL game against the spread?
Guy's Pick: Take the Bills -7
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