Browns Vs Cardinals: NFL Betting Trends, Stats And Computer Predictions – Week 6

Posted By PlayPicks Staff on October 17, 2021

The Arizona Cardinals (5-0) will hope to keep their five-game winning run intact in a Week 6 matchup against the Cleveland Browns (3-2). The Cardinals, with +135 moneyline odds to win, take to the road against the Browns, listed at -3 on the spread, on October 17, 2021 at 4:05 PM ET on FOX. The total for the contest is set at 48.5 points.

The betting insights and predictions in this article reflect betting data from DraftKings as of October 17, 2021, 3:48 PM ET. See the table below for current betting odds and CLICK HERE to bet at DraftKings Sportsbook.

Browns Vs Cardinals Odds

Computer Pick

Computer picks for Browns vs Cardinals
ATS pick Over/Under pick
Cardinals (+3) Over (48.5)

Predictions are calculated by a data-driven algorithm (raw power score) that ranks head-to-head matchup results within a closed network of games. Prediction confidence is determined by the delta between each team’s raw power score.

Team Stat Rankings

Browns Cardinals
Off. Points per Game (Rank) 28.4 (6) 31.4 (4)
Def. Points per Game (Rank) 22.8 (11) 19.0 (6)
Off. Yards per Play (Rank) 6.3 (6) 6.3 (6)
Def. Yards per Play (Rank) 5.1 (4) 5.6 (14)
Turnovers Allowed (Rank) 4 (2) 5 (8)
Turnovers Forced (Rank) 4 (22) 10 (3)

Browns Betting Insights

  • Against the spread, Cleveland is 3-2-0 this season.
  • The Browns have one win ATS (1-1) as a 3-point favorite or greater this season.
  • Cleveland has played five games this year, and three of them have hit the over.
  • Cleveland’s games have had more than 48.5 points scored on three occasions this season.
  • Browns games have had an average of 49.7 points this season, 1.2 points higher than the over/under for this matchup.

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Cardinals Betting Insights

  • Arizona has four wins in five games against the spread this year.
  • The Cardinals are unbeaten ATS (1-0) as a 3-point favorite or greater this season.
  • Arizona has had two games (out of five) hit the over this season.
  • Arizona games have had over 48.5 points four times this year.
  • The average total points scored in Cardinals games this year (48.5) is 3.2 points higher than the total for this matchup.

Browns Players to Watch

  • Baker Mayfield has compiled 1,240 yards (248.0 ypg) on 97-of-145 passing with four touchdowns compared to two interceptions this season. In addition, he’s added 67 rushing yards (13.4 ypg) on 17 carries while scoring one touchdown on the ground.
  • Nick Chubb has carried the ball 90 times for a team-high 523 yards on the ground and has found the end zone four times as a runner.
  • This season, Kareem Hunt has carried the ball 55 times for 295 yards (59.0 per game) and five touchdowns, while also racking up 149 yards through the air .
  • David Njoku has hauled in 14 catches for 260 yards (52.0 yards per game) to lead the team so far this season. He’s found the end zone one time as a receiver.
  • Rashard Higgins has hauled in 11 receptions for 143 yards, an average of 28.6 yards per game. He’s scored one time as a receiver this season.
  • Myles Garrett, the team’s leader in tackles and sacks, has amassed 7.0 sacks, 8.0 TFL and 21 tackles.
  • Malcolm Smith leads the team with one interception, while also putting up 20 tackles, 2.0 TFL, and two passes defended.

Cardinals Players to Watch

  • Kyler Murray has recored 1,512 passing yards, or 302.4 per game, so far this season. He has completed 75.2% of his passes and has collected 10 touchdowns with four interceptions. He’s also contributed on the ground with 22.0 rushing yards per game while scoring as a runner three times.
  • Chase Edmonds has rushed for 270 yards on 49 carries so far this year. He’s also tacked on 23 catches, totaling 159 yards.
  • James Conner has run for 201 yards across 63 carries, scoring five touchdowns.
  • DeAndre Hopkins has racked up 312 receiving yards on 23 catches to pace his squad so far this season while scoring four touchdowns as a receiver.
  • Christian Kirk has totaled 283 receiving yards (56.6 yards per game) and two touchdowns on 21 receptions.
  • Rondale Moore has racked up 270 reciving yards (54.0 ypg) and one touchdown this season.
  • Markus Golden has collected 2.0 sacks to lead the team, while also picking up 1.0 TFL and 11 tackles.
  • Budda Baker, Arizona’s top tackler, has 36 tackles, 2.0 TFL, and one interception this year.
  • Byron Murphy has picked off a team-high three passes. He also has 14 tackles and six passes defended to his name.

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