The Buffalo Bills are double-digit road favorites at the New York Jets in Week 7 opening odds and you are wondering – how many times has that happened? Well, since our database began in 1980, the answer is five times.
The most recent was Dec. 26, 2004 when they were -11 at San Francisco when the 49ers were reduced to starting non-Hall of Famers Cody Pickett and Ken Dorsey at QB, while the Bills rolled with Drew Bledsoe. The other four were in the early 90s Jim Kelly halcyon days.
And how many times have the Jets been double digit home underdogs? Once. It was Nov. 25, 2018 with a predictable result in the battle of Tom Brady and Josh McCown.
The Bills are among seven road favorites in Week 7 opening odds and there are trends that point to several of them being in big ATS trouble.