It’s not unexpected to discover the Detroit Lions as house underdogs to the Cincinnati Bengals in the Week 6 catfight at Ford Field. It may be more of a surprise that the winless Lions are just 3.5-point pet dogs to the visitors from the south on I-75.
The Bengals open at 3.5-point favorites in Detroit at Tipico Sportsbook. Cincinnati is 3-2 and lost in overtime to the Green Bay Packers in Week 5. That video game included 5 missed out on basket in the 4th quarter and overtime prior to Green Bay’s Mason Crosby lastly made the game-winner. The Lions likewise lost on a game-winning basket by Minnesota’s Greg Joseph on the video game’s last play in Week 5.
Money line: Bengals -165 (wager $165 to win $100) | Lions +133 (wager $100 to win $133)
Against the spread (ATS): Bengals -3.5 (+102) | Lions +3.5 (-125)
Over/Under (O/U): 47.5 (O: -108 | U: -112)
The Lions are 3-2 versus the spread in 2021, consisting of a cover win in Week 5.