New York Jets vs. Miami Dolphins - 12/8/19 NFL Pick, Odds, and Prediction
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Miami Dolphins (3-9) at New York Jets (4-8)
NFL Football: Sunday, December 8, 2019 at 1:00 pm (MetLife Stadium)
The Line: New York Jets -5.5 -- Over/Under: 44
The Miami Dolphins and New York Jets meet Sunday in week 14 NFL action at MetLife Stadium.
The Miami Dolphins look for another win after winning three of their last five games. The Miami Dolphins have lost four of their last five road games. Ryan Fitzpatrick is completing 62.8 percent of his passes for 2,266 yards, 13 touchdowns and 11 interceptions. Josh Rosen and Fitzpatrick has have combined for 14 touchdowns and 16 interceptions this season. DeVante Parker and Preston Williams have combined for 1,282 receiving yards and nine touchdowns while Mike Gesicki has 36 receptions. The Miami Dolphins ground game is averaging 62.8 yards per contest, and Mark Walton leads the way with 201 yards on 53 carries. Defensively, Miami is allowing 31.4 points and 399.7 yards per game. Jerome Baker leads the Miami Dolphins with 86 tackles, Taco Charlton has five sacks and Bobby McCain has two interceptions.
The New York Jets look for a win after splitting their last eight games. The New York Jets have won three of their last four home games. Sam Darnold is completing 63 percent of his passes for 2,154 yards, 13 touchdowns and 10 interceptions. Darnold has 15 touchdown passes in his last 11 games. Jamison Crowder and Robby Anderson have combined for 1,124 receiving yards and six touchdowns while Demaryius Thomas has 34 receptions. The New York Jets ground game is averaging 72.6 yards per contest, and Le’Veon Bell leads the way with 589 yards and three touchdowns. Defensively, New York is allowing 23.3 points and 317.4 yards per game. Jamal Adams leads the New York Jets with 64 tackles, Jordan Jenkins has five sacks and Neville Hewitt has two interceptions.
The Dolphins are 5-13 ATS in their last 18 road games, 8-18 ATS in their last 26 games in December and 6-2 ATS in their last 8 games overall. The Jets are 3-7-1 ATS in their last 11 home games, 1-4 ATS in their last 5 vs. AFC and 2-9 ATS in their last 11 vs. AFC East. The Dolphins are 3-0-1 ATS in their last 4 meetings and the underdog is 3-1-1 ATS in their last 5 meetings. The over is 5-0 in Jets last 5 games following a ATS loss. The over is 4-1 in Dolphins last 5 games overall.
The Miami Dolphins are 4-4 ATS in their last eight games as a road underdog. The New York Jets are 1-4 ATS in their last five games as a home favorite. The Miami Dolphins have been a different team over these last five weeks and their first win of the season came against these Jets when they started the season 0-7. The New York Jets have won three of their last four games, but they just scored six points and lost to the winless Cincinnati Bengals. The Miami Dolphins are consistently competitive and are playing hard under what feels like a solid coaching staff. The New York Jets have a joke of a head coach in Adam Gase and are unbackable after what we saw last week. You have to love the Dolphins and the free points this week.