NFL Week 3 Betting: New England Patriots at Baltimore Ravens

NFL Week 3 Betting: New England Patriots at Baltimore Ravens

On Sunday Night Football, the Baltimore Ravens will host the New England Patriots. These two teams were projected to be at the top of the AFC this season. Through two games, the Patriots and Ravens are both 1-1 on the season. New England beat Tennessee in the season opener, and then lost to Arizona at home on Sunday. The Ravens blasted the Bengals in the season opener, but fell to the Eagles on the road in week two.

Baltimore comes into the game with 67 points scored and 37 points allowed on the season. The Ravens are 9th in passing with 261 passing yards per game, and 10th in rushing with 16.5 yards per game. Baltimore’s defense has been vaunted for several seasons; as this season have not been as strong against the pass. Baltimore is allowing 275 yards per game. The Ravens are tied with the Bengals and the Steelers for the top spot in the AFC North.

For New England, they are struggling to score, and one of their top tight end’s Aaron Hernandez is out for the season. The Patriots’ quarterback Tom Brady has thrown for just 552 yards and 3 touchdowns through two games. New England had a chance to beat the Cardinals on Sunday but missed a field goal at time was ready to expire. The Patriots are tied with Miami, New York and Buffalo for the top spot in the AFC East.

Odds and Sports Betting Line

New England Patriots +3

Baltimore Ravens -3

Free Prediction

This should be a pretty good, and very entertaining football game. We like the Patriots offense, but in the end, we like the talent of the Baltimore defense. We are predicting that the Baltimore Ravens are going to win the game by a touchdown. It will be rare to see, but the New England Patriots are going to start the season 1-2, while Baltimore moves to 2-1.

Prediction: Baltimore Ravens 28-21

Free Pick

The Ravens come into the game as a favorite by a field goal. In the game, it will be nip and ruck throughout the game, but in the end Baltimore will score enough to win the game, and then the Ravens defense will come through with a big stop. We are betting the Baltimore Ravens win this game and cover the field goal spread over New England.

Pick:  Baltimore Ravens -3