The Jacksonville Jaguars will try to continue their winning ways when they take on the struggling Cincinnati Bengals, who will be without quarterback Joe Burrow for the rest of the year due to a wrist injury, when they meet on Monday Night Football. The Jaguars (8-3), winners of two straight, will try to move to 7-2 in the conference with a win. The Bengals (5-6), who have lost three in a row, will look to improve to 2-6 in the conference with a victory. Cincinnati has won the last two meetings with Jacksonville, but the Jaguars hold a 13-11 edge in the all-time series.
Kickoff from EverBank Stadium in Jacksonville, Fla., is set for 8:15 p.m. ET. The Jaguars are 10-point favorites in the latest Bengals vs. Jaguars odds, while the over-under for total points scored is 40. Before making any Jaguars vs. Bengals picks, check out the NFL predictions from the SportsLine Projection Model.
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- Bengals vs. Jaguars spread: Jaguars -10
- Bengals vs. Jaguars over-under: 40 points
- Bengals vs. Jaguars money line: Cincinnati +365, Jacksonville -485
- CIN: Bengals have hit the game total under in six of their last 11 road games (+0.50 units)
- JAC: Jaguars have hit the moneyline in 17 of their last 22 games (+12.35 units)
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Why the Jaguars can cover
Sixth-year veteran Christian Kirk, who is in his second season with Jacksonville, is among the team's top wide receivers. He has 56 receptions for a team-high 761 yards (13.6 average) and three touchdowns. Kirk also has 12 plays of over 20 yards, including a long of 57, as well as 245 yards after the catch. He has converted 33 first downs. He has had two 100-yard receiving games, including an 11-catch, 110-yard game against Kansas City in a 17-9 loss on Sept. 17.
Linebacker Josh Allen is having a monster season. He had 2.5 sacks in Week 12, the fourth time this year he has had two or more sacks in a game, which is tied for the most in the NFL. Allen has been dominant against the Bengals as well and has a sack in two of his three career games against Cincinnati. He has a career-high 12 sacks in 2023, which is tied for the second-most ever by a Jacksonville player in a single season. See which team to pick here.
Why the Bengals can cover
Wide receiver Ja'Marr Chase continues to bolster the offense and leads Cincinnati with 75 receptions for 914 yards (12.2 average) and six touchdowns. He has had six explosive plays of 20 yards or more, with a long of 64, and 417 yards after the catch. Chase also has 50 first-down conversions. He has had three games with 10 or more receptions, including a season-high 15 for 192 yards and three touchdowns in a 34-20 win at Arizona on Oct. 8.
Defensive end Trey Hendrickson has been a beast on defense. He leads the Bengals with 10.5 sacks for 75 yards and 11 tackles for loss. He has registered 31 tackles, including 20 solo, with two forced fumbles and two pass breakups. He has at least one-half sack in each of the last three games and had a season-high 2.5 in the win at Arizona. See which team to pick here.
How to make Bengals vs. Jaguars picks
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