Today we feature Patriots Vs Dolphins betting odds for NFL Week 2. Fresh off an impressive win over the Pittsburgh Steelers, the New England patriots will turn their focus on the Miami Dolphins. The Dolphins were embarrassed by the Baltimore Ravens in their season-opener. The game will be played on Sunday at Hard Rock Stadium and it is scheduled to begin at 1 PM. ET. Ready for this week’s betting picks?
The defending champions looked impressive in their season-openers, easily dispatching a Steelers team that is expected to be one of the contenders in the AFC this season. Current sportsbooks have already posted Patriots Vs Dolphins betting odds. Tom Brady, who is in his 20th season, showed no signs of slowing down, completing 24 of 36 passes for 341 yards and three touchdowns.
Even though they used a running back by committee approach, the Patriots did well on the ground, finishing with 99 yards on 29 carries. The offense is expected to look even scarier next week with Antonio Brown expected to be in the lineup after being unable to suit up against his former team on Sunday. How will this impact NFL Week 2 betting odds for Patriots Vs Dolphins?
New England’s defense also looked impressive on Sunday, holding the Steelers to three points and 308 total yards. If they play like they did on Sunday, the Dolphins will be in for another long day.
Betting Odds Patriots Vs Dolphins
The Dolphins were expected to struggle this season. This after parting ways with some of their best players during the offseason. Many are calling it a tank as they begin to rebuild the team. They were embarrassed by the Baltimore Ravens in their season-opener. Ravens gave up 59 points in the loss. 42 points came before the end of the first half. They will try to bounce back from the loss but will have their hands full with the Patriots coming to town.
Ryan Fitzpatrick couldn’t get the offense going. Also, he finished the game completing 14 of 29 passes for 185 yards, one touchdown and one interception. He was replaced late in the game by Josh Rosen. Rosen also struggled, completing one of three passes for five yards and one interception.
NFL Week 2 Betting Picks
Miami’s biggest problem was the team’s defense, for instance. If they can do a better job on Sunday, they will be able to give their offense a chance against the Patriots. Can it be done?
The Patriots are favored to win this game by 17 points. The over/under on total points scored is 47.5. Even though the Patriots have historically struggled in Miami, take the points and the over in this game because this should be an easy win for them this time around. There it is folks for Patriots Vs Dolphins.