Miami Dolphins (5-1) vs. Philadelphia Eagles (5-1)
Miami Dolphins vs. Philadelphia Eagles 10/22/23 – In an electrifying Week 7 matchup, the 5-1 Miami Dolphins face off against the 5-1 Philadelphia Eagles. As two of the NFL’s top contenders go head-to-head, fans across the league are eager to see which team comes out on top in this crucial midseason showdown. With both teams boasting a near-perfect record, this game promises to be one for the books. In this piece, we’ll delve deep into player stats, betting trends, and provide you with freeNFL point spread picks.
Starting with the Dolphins, their offensive firepower is evident with an exemplary rushing and receiving lineup. De’Von Achane, in just four games, has showcased explosive runs averaging a staggering 12.1 yards per carry and collecting 460 yards in total. He has an uncanny ability to break off big plays, with 6 rushes exceeding 20 yards. When it comes to the receiving end, Tyreek Hill is proving why he’s among the elite. With 814 receiving yards from 42 catches, Hill is averaging an impressive 19.4 yards per catch, making him Tua Tagovailoa’s favorite deep threat.
On the other side, the Eagles are no slouches either. In the rushing department, D’Andre Swift has been a consistent performer, racking up 452 yards from 86 carries, averaging a solid 5.3 yards per attempt. A.J. Brown, their primary receiving weapon, has 672 yards to his name, with 42 catches. Brown’s ability to turn short passes into big gains is evident from his 234 receiving yards after the catch.
Miami Dolphins vs. Philadelphia Eagles 10/22/23 Game Info
|When:||Sunday, October 22, 2023 at 8:20 PM ET|
|Where:||Lincoln Financial Field|
|Stream:||NFL Game Pass|
Tua Tagovailoa QB vs. Jalen Hurts QB
Tua Tagovailoa, the Dolphins’ young quarterback, is having a stellar season. With a completion rate of 71.1%, he’s thrown for 1876 yards in just 6 games, translating to an impressive average of 312.7 yards per game. Moreover, with a 14:5 TD to interception ratio and a passer rating of 114.1, Tua’s poise and precision have been key to the Dolphins’ successful campaign so far.
For the Eagles, Jalen Hurts has shown glimpses of brilliance but also areas of improvement. Completing 66.2% of his passes, Hurts has accumulated 1542 yards over 6 games. However, his TD to interception ratio stands at 7:7, showing room for growth. His ability to escape the pocket is a plus, but with 14 sacks so far, pass protection is something the Eagles might want to focus on.
NFL Odds/Point Spread: Philadelphia Eagles -136, Total Odds: 51.5
The current betting odds slightly favor the Philadelphia Eagles. Given their home advantage and recent form, this isn’t surprising. However, with a total set at 51.5, the expectation is for a high-scoring affair. Given both teams’ offensive capabilities, the over might be worth considering.
Miami Dolphins Betting Trends
The Dolphins have been excellent against the spread, going 8-1 ATS in their last 9. The offensive juggernaut has ensured the total has gone over in 5 of their last 7 games. Their impressive 5-1 straight-up record in recent outings stands testimony to their form. However, historically against the Eagles, they’ve been 2-6 ATS, a stat they’ll be keen to change come Sunday.
Philadelphia Eagles Betting Trends
The Eagles match their opponents in terms of form, holding a commendable 5-1 SU in their last 6 games. When facing the Dolphins, totals tend to lean towards the under, with 4 of the last 6 matchups falling below the set total. At home, the Eagles have been dominant, boasting a 4-1 SU record in their previous five.
Miami Dolphins vs. Philadelphia Eagles 10/22/23 Betting Picks
Based on the analysis and betting trends, this game is poised to be a closely-fought contest. While the Eagles have the home advantage, the Dolphins possess the offensive firepower to turn any game on its head.
In terms of the better pick, the Miami Dolphins with a +2.5 spread seems enticing, especially considering their recent form and offensive prowess. As for prop bets, consider banking on Tyreek Hill for an anytime touchdown, given his impeccable form. With the game expected to be a high-scoring affair, the over on 51.5 looks promising. For those looking for expert analyst picks, this game’s nature makes it a challenging call, but the Dolphins might just edge it out in a nail-biter.
Free Pick and Prediction: Miami Dolphins 28, Philadelphia Eagles 27.