The latest odds for the Week 13 contest between the Miami Dolphins and the New England Patriots shows Miami will be hosting New England as heavy underdogs. The current line on the game has the Patriots as nine-point favorites.
New England is 8-3 straight up but enters Week 13 slightly worse against the spread, 7-4. Miami is 5-6 both straight-up and against the spread.
The total for the game is 51, a mark the Patriots have failed to meet only three times this season. In contrast, the Dolphins have not had a single game this season that totaled at least 51 points. New England has hit the over mark in nine of their eleven games, while the Dolphins have come in over the total just four times.
It's New England's offense that puts the total so far above Miami's averages. The Pats are averaging 37 points scored per game, and have put 45 or more points on the board in three of their last four games.