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Cincinnati Bengals vs. Detroit Lions NFL Week 6 Odds, Plays and Insights

The Detroit Lions (0-5) will battle to break their five-game losing streak as they are 3.5-point underdogs against the Cincinnati Bengals (3-2) on Sunday, October 17, 2021 at Ford Field. The total has been set at 46.5 points for this game.

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Odds for Bengals vs. Lions

Over/under insights

  • Cincinnati has combined with its opponents to put up more than 46.5 points just twice this season.
  • Detroit's games have gone over 46.5 points in two opportunities this season.
  • Sunday's total is 4.1 points higher than the combined 42.4 PPG average of the two teams.
  • These two squads surrender a combined 47.6 points per game, 1.1 more than this contest's over/under.
  • Bengals games have an average total of 46.1 points this season, 0.4 fewer than Sunday's over/under.
  • The 47.4 PPG average total in Lions games this season is 0.9 points more than this game's over/under.
  • Cincinnati has covered the spread two times this season.
  • The Bengals have yet to cover the spread this season when favored by 3.5 points or more.
  • Cincinnati's games this year have gone over the total in one out of five opportunities (20%).
  • The Bengals rack up 22.8 points per game, 4.8 fewer than the Lions allow per matchup (27.6).
  • The Bengals rack up 333.8 yards per game, 48 fewer yards than the 381.8 the Lions give up per matchup.
  • The Bengals have turned the ball over one more time (7 total) than the Lions have forced a turnover (6) this season.
  • Click over to SISportsbook and find the latest spread, moneyline and total for Cincinnati's matchup with the Lions.
  • Against the spread, Detroit is 3-2-0 this year.
  • This season, the Lions have an against-the-spread record of 3-1 in their four games as an underdog of 3.5 points or more.
  • Detroit's games this season have gone over the total in two out of five opportunities (40%).
  • This season the Lions rack up just 0.4 fewer points per game (19.6) than the Bengals give up (20).
  • The Lions average just 12 fewer yards per game (339.6) than the Bengals give up (351.6).
  • The Lions have turned the ball over two more times (7 total) than the Bengals have forced a turnover (5) this season.

Home and road insights

  • Lions home games this season average 48.3 total points, 1.8 more than this matchup's over/under (46.5).
  • Bengals away games this season average 43.3 total points, 3.2 fewer than this outing's over/under (46.5).

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