Date: November 5th, 2023
Time: 7:20 pm CT
Location: Paycor Stadium
Buffalo Bills vs. Cincinnati Bengals
The Buffalo Bills and Cincinnati Bengals will face off in a highly anticipated matchup on Sunday Night Football in Week 9 of the 2023 NFL season. The game will be played at Paycor Stadium in Cincinnati, Ohio, with a kickoff time of 7:20 PM CT.
Bills Look to Get Back on Track
The Bills come into the game with a record of 5-3, but they have lost two of their last three games. In their most recent outing, they defeated the Tampa Bay Buccaneers 24-18 on Thursday Night Football.
The Bills’ offense has been led by quarterback Josh Allen, who has thrown for 2,165 yards and 17 touchdowns with eight interceptions this season. He has also rushed for 486 yards and one touchdown.
The Bills’ receiving corps is led by Stefon Diggs, who has 64 receptions for 748 yards and six touchdowns. Gabriel Davis has also been a productive receiver, with 51 receptions for 679 yards and four touchdowns.
The Bills’ running game has been inconsistent this season, but James Cook has emerged as the leadback in recent weeks. He has 486 rushing yards and one touchdown on the season.
The Bills’ defense has been one of the best in the NFL this season, allowing only 17.0 points per game. They are led by linebacker Matt Milano, who has 75 tackles and two interceptions this season. Defensive tackle Ed Oliver has also been a force, with 4.5 sacks and two forced fumbles.
Bengals on a Roll
The Bengals come into the game with a record of 4-3, but they have won their last three games. In their most recent outing, they defeated the San Francisco 49ers 27-17.
The Bengals’ offense has been led by Bengal’s quarterback Joe Burrow, who has thrown for 1,513 yards and 10 touchdowns with four interceptions this season. He has also rushed for 187 yards and one touchdown.
The Bengals’ receiving corps is led by Ja’Marr Chase, who has 60 receptions for 656 yards and four touchdowns. Tee Higgins has also been a productive receiver, with 37 receptions for 540 yards and four touchdowns.
The Bengals’ running game has been inconsistent this season, but Joe Mixon has been the lead back. He has 453 rushing yards and two touchdowns on the season.
The Bengals’ defense has been improved this season, but they still give up a lot of yards. They are led by linebacker Logan Wilson, who has 84 tackles and two interceptions this season. Defensive end Trey Hendrickson has also been a force, with 6.5 sacks.
The Bills and Bengals have met 32 times in the regular season, with the Bills leading the series 17-15. The Bills defeated the Bengals 27-10 in the playoffs last season.
Bills vs Bengals Prediction
This is a tough game to predict, as both teams are evenly matched. The Bills have the better defense, but the Bengals have the better offense.
Ultimately, I think the Bengals will ultimately win the game at home, but it will be a close one. I predict a Bengals 27-24 victory.
All in all, the Buffalo Bills and Cincinnati Bengals are two of the most exciting teams in the NFL. In the end, their matchup on Sunday Night Football in Week 9 is sure to be a thrilling one to watch.
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