The New York Jets will travel in week eight to battle the Cincinnati Bengals in an NFL pro football game set for Sunday afternoon.
Start time from Cincinnati is set for 4PM Eastern Time with national television coverage provided by CBS TV.
The point spread from this NFL game has the home team Cincinnati Bengals favored by –6 1/2 points with a total lined at 41 points.
The Jets improve to 4-3 on the year following a 30-27 home victory in overtime last week to the New England Patriots as a +3 ½ point underdog. The game total finished at over 43 points. New York was able to overcome a 21-10 first half deficit to force the overtime period.
The team moved the football for 383 yards with 177 running on 52 carries. Geno Smith connected on 17 of 33 passes for 233 yards with a touchdown and pick. The pick was returned for a Patriots touchdown. Chris Ivory had 34 rushes for 104 yards. With the run game working the Jets held a +22 ½ minute time of possession advantage. The New York defense allowed 295 yards to New England with 90 running on 20 carries.
Cincinnati has won three straight to go to 5-2 on the season following a 27-24 road victory last week to the Detroit Lions as a +2 ½ point underdog. The game finished at over 45 ½ points. Cincinnati blew a 21-10 second half lead but managed to drive for a Mike Nugent 54 yard field goal as time expired.
The Bengals put up 421 yards of offense with 57 rushing on 18 carries. Andy Dalton completed 24 of 34 passes for 372 yards and three touchdowns. Big game for wide out A.J. Green who caught six balls for 155 yards and a touchdown. On defense they allow 434 offensive yards to the Lions with 357 yards passing and three touchdown passes to Matthew Stafford.