Can Josh Allen Exceed Bookies’ Expectations Vs. The Jets?

  • Josh Allen and the Buffalo Bills are 13-point favorites over the New York Jets.
  • The Bills were big favorites last week when they lost to the Jacksonville Jaguars.
  • Allen has -114 odds to pass for more than 281.5 yards, a mark he didn’t meet last week.

NEW YORK - Josh Allen and the Buffalo Bills are set to take on the New York Jets as the week’s largest favorite.

Unfortunately for the Bills, they were in this exact same position against the Jacksonville Jaguars last week and managed to lose 9-6. Allen struggled to meet his normally high expectations against Jacksonville, passing for only 264 yards and no touchdowns, well below his NFL sportsbook projections.

Josh Allen Passing Yards O/U Odds

  • Over 281.5 -114
  • Under 281.5 -114

Allen’s passing yards O/U is set at a level he’s only hit three times in this season, missing it five other times.

The Bills signal-caller is averaging 279.5 passing yards per game, right under what his O/U is set at this game by the online gambling markets.

The Jets are one of the very worst passing defense teams in the NFL, averaging 274.0 pass yards allowed.

Josh Allen Passing Touchdowns O/U Odds

  • Over 2.5 +146
  • Under 2.5 -192

Allen has been involved in the passing game in terms of touchdowns, with the obvious exception of against Jacksonville.

He’s passed for more than 2.5 touchdowns three times, and passed for less than 2.5 touchdowns in the remaining five of his games.

The Jets are allowing 1.6 passing touchdowns per game, and allowed three to Carson Wentz of the Indianapolis Colts last week.

Josh Allen Rushing Yards O/U Odds

  • Over 33.5 -110
  • Under 33.5 -118

Allen can do damage on the ground, where he’s rushed for 319 yards over the course of the season so far. This means that he’s averaging 39.9 rushing yards per game, and he’s hit more than 33.5 rush yards in six of his eight games played.

Allen’s Buffalo Bills will face off against the New York Jets at 1 p.m. EST on Sunday. The game will be broadcast on CBS.