NFL Picks: Week 3 Bills vs Commanders
As we approach the latest NFL showdown between the Buffalo Bills and the Washington Commanders, both teams present a unique narrative this season. The Bills, fresh off their uplifting win against the Las Vegas Raiders, look to stamp their authority on the road, whereas the undefeated Commanders aim to defend their turf and maintain their impeccable record.
NFL BUSR Lines
Spread: Bills -6.5 (-110), Commanders +6.5 (-110)
Moneyline: Bills -289, Commanders +226
Total: O 44.5 (-110), U 44.5 (-110)
Bills Bounce Back
Commanders Commanding Their Way
The betting landscape for the upcoming clash, as per BUSR NFL Odds, seems to tilt slightly in favor of the Commanders, who are listed as a 6.5-point underdog. Their recent form, especially the dominant win against the Broncos, demonstrates that they’ve found their groove. Ron Rivera’s defensive strategies are expected to challenge the Bills’ offensive might. While the Bills showed flair against the Raiders, they still have to prove their mettle on the road, something they’ve found challenging. Given the potential of both defenses, we anticipate a tightly contested game. For those looking to place their bets, backing the Commanders to cover the spread might be the astute choice.
The upcoming game also brings with it concerns from the medical room. The Bills have been plagued with injuries, some of which might impact their game strategy. Their safety, M. Hyde, is currently day-to-day due to a hamstring issue. Linebackers B. Spector and V. Miller, and wide receiver J. Shorter, are all facing extended periods out of action with hamstring and knee issues respectively. The injury list further extends with T. Doyle, Z. Davidson, and N. Hines, all on the injured reserve list, dealing with knee problems.
The Commanders, despite their bright start, haven’t been spared from the injury curse either. Tight end L. Thomas and defensive back J. Martin are both under concussion protocols. Their wide receiver, D. Milne, faces an indefinite period on the sidelines with a groin injury. Adding to the list are E. Obada, P. Mathis, and T. Apke were all sidelined for various issues. B. Dillon, B. Daniels, C. Brooks, D. Bada, and A. Rogers complete the list, with each on the injured reserve due to different concerns.