The Miami Dolphins travel to take on the New York Jets, at MetLife Stadium in East Rutherford, NJ. Kickoff for this week 12 game is set for 3:00 PM ET and will be televised on AMZN. In a matchup between two AFC East teams, the Dolphins are 10 point favorites on the road. Find out my best bets on the spread, total and moneyline.
MIAMI DOLPHINS VS NEW YORK JETS BETTING PICK
The Pick: New York Jets +10
This game will be played at MetLife Stadium at 3:00 ET on Friday, November 24th.
WHY BET THE NEW YORK JETS:
- We have this one finishing with a projected score of 25-20 in favor of the Dolphins.
- Our projections have Tua Tagovailoa finishing with 293.126 passing yards on 24.932/38.597 passing.
- The Dolphins are projected to finish with 365 yards of offense compared to the 314 yards for the Jets.
Will the Dolphins Secure A Victory as Road Favorites?
Heading into week 12, the Dolphins are 1st in the AFC-East on a record of 7-3. When comparing their mark to other teams in the AFC, they are 4th. So far, they have gone 2-3 on the road and 5-0 at home. The Dolphins’ scoring margin thus far is currently at +6.7. This has contributed to an ATS record of 6-4.
Offensively, the Dolphins have an average of 30.5 points per game, which positions them 1st in the NFL. In the passing game, the Dolphins are averaging 291 passing yards per game, which is 1st in the league. So far, 63.8% of their first downs have come through the passing game.
With 143 rushing yards per game, the Dolphins hold the 2nd spot in the NFL. This average is coming on an average of 25.5 rushing attempts (19th).
Looking at Miami’s defense, they currently stand 22nd in points allowed. Opponents have been averaging 23.8 points per game and 319.8 yards per contest against them.
Will New York Come Through as Home Underdogs?
As they enter this week’s game, the Jets aim to break their three game losing streak. Their overall record stands at 4-6, and they are currently in 3rd place in the AFC-East. The Jets’ current scoring margin stands at -5.4, which has them coming in with a 4-5-1 ATS record.
The Jets come in with an average 15 points per game on offense, which has them 28th in the NFL. New York is currently 20th in passing attempts and are averaging 5 yards per attempt (21). At 170.5 passing yards per game, they are 30th in the league.
On the ground, the Jets have ran the ball an average of 21.6 times per game and are 22nd in rushing yards. So far, they are averaging 4.4 yards per rushing attempt.
The New York defense has recorded 16 takeaways this season, which places them 4th in the NFL. In terms of points allowed, their average of 20.4 is 11th in the league while giving up 316.3 yards per contest.