Bengals Vs Steelers: NFL Betting Trends, Stats And Computer Predictions – Week 12

Posted By PlayPicks Staff on November 22, 2021

AFC North rivals will clash in Week 12 when the Cincinnati Bengals (6-4) meet the Pittsburgh Steelers (5-4-1). The Bengals (-3.5) and the Steelers (+155 on the moneyline to win) kick off the action on November 28, 2021 at 1:00 PM ET on CBS. The total for the game is set at 43.5 points.

This article refers to odds valid as of November 28, 2021 at 12:48 PM ET. Browse all the current odds for this outing in the table in this article and click here to claim your free sports bet (up to $1,001) at Caesars!

Bengals Vs Steelers Odds

Computer Pick

Computer picks for Bengals vs Steelers
ATS pick Over/Under pick
Bengals (-3.5) Over (43.5)

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

Bengals Steelers
Off. Points per Game (Rank) 26.8 (11) 21.4 (21)
Def. Points per Game (Rank) 21.6 (7) 22.6 (11)
Off. Yards per Play (Rank) 5.8 (9) 5.0 (25)
Def. Yards per Play (Rank) 5.6 (19) 5.8 (23)
Turnovers Allowed (Rank) 14 (16) 11 (7)
Turnovers Forced (Rank) 11 (20) 9 (26)

Bengals Betting Insights

  • Cincinnati has covered the spread five times in 10 games.
  • As a 3.5-point favorite or greater, the Bengals have one win ATS (1-2) this season.
  • This season, four of Cincinnati’s 10 games have gone over the point total.
  • Cincinnati and its opponent have broken the 43.5-point mark eight times this year.
  • The average total for Bengals games this season has been 46.4, 2.9 points higher than the total for this game.

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Steelers Betting Insights

  • Pittsburgh has covered the spread four times in 10 games.
  • The Steelers are 3-1 as 3.5-point underdogs or more.
  • Pittsburgh has played 10 games this year, and three of them have hit the over.
  • There have been four Pittsburgh games this season with more than 43.5 points scored.
  • The average total points scored in Steelers games this year (43.5) is 0.1 points higher than the total for this matchup.

Bengals Players to Watch

  • Joe Burrow has thrown for 2,645 yards (264.5 ypg) to lead Cincinnati, completing 68.3% of his passes and collecting 21 touchdown passes compared to 11 interceptions this season.
  • Joe Mixon has racked up 759 yards on 180 carries while finding paydirt nine times. He’s also caught 22 passes for 194 yards (19.4 per game) and two touchdowns through the air.
  • Samaje Perine has carried the ball 38 times for 162 yards (16.2 per game) and one touchdown.
  • Ja’Marr Chase has hauled in 47 receptions for 867 yards (86.7 yards per game) to lead the team so far this season. He’s found the end zone eight times as a receiver.
  • Tyler Boyd has hauled in 44 receptions totaling 458 yards, finding the end zone two times as a receiver so far this campaign.
  • Tee Higgins’ 37 receptions have turned into 446 yards and two touchdowns.
  • Trey Hendrickson has 9.5 sacks to pace the team, and also has 7.0 TFL and 22 tackles.
  • Logan Wilson has 83 tackles, 4.0 TFL, 1.0 sack, and four interceptions, and leads the team in both tackles and interceptions.

Steelers Players to Watch

  • Ben Roethlisberger has racked up 2,259 yards on 65.3% passing while tossing 13 touchdown passes with four interceptions this season.
  • The team’s top rusher, Najee Harris, has carried the ball 188 times for 685 yards (68.5 per game), with five touchdowns this year. He’s proven to be a dual threat, hauling in 337 receiving yards (33.7 per game) on 49 catches with two receiving touchdowns.
  • Chase Claypool is a key figure in this offense, with 52 rushing yards on eight carries and a team-high 526 receiving yards (52.6 per game) on 34 catches with one touchdown
  • Diontae Johnson’s 714 receiving yards (71.4 yards per game) are best on his team. He has 59 catches on 95 targets with four touchdowns.
  • T.J. Watt has racked up 12.5 sacks to lead the team, while also picking up 13.0 TFL and 39 tackles.
  • Pittsburgh’s top-tackler, Joe Schobert, has 67 tackles and 1.0 TFL this year.
  • Terrell Edmunds leads the team with one interception, while also collecting 51 tackles, 5.0 TFL, 1.0 sack, and two passes defended.

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