Bengals vs Titans NFL Betting Odds, Lines & Predictions for Divisional Playoff Round

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  • The Titans (11-5) are -3.5 favorites vs the Bengals (10-6)
  • Saturday, January 22, 2022 4:30pm EST on CBS
  • Total (Over/Under): 47.5 points

The Tennessee Titans (11-5) play the Cincinnati Bengals (10-6) on Saturday, January 22, 2022 4:30pm EST at Nissan Stadium in the Divisional Round of the NFL playoffs.

The Titans are betting favorites in this matchup, with the spread sitting at -3.5 (-110).

The total (Over/Under) is 47.5 points for the game.

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Where & How to Watch Tennessee Titans vs. Cincinnati Bengals, Divisional Playoff Round

  • Game Day: Saturday, January 22, 2022
  • Game Time: 4:30pm EST
  • TV Channel: CBS
  • Location: Nashville, TN at Nissan Stadium

Cincinnati Bengals vs. Tennessee Titans Betting Odds & Spread, Divisional Playoff Round

SpreadTotal (O/U)Moneyline
Cincinnati Bengals+3.5 -11047.5 -110160
Tennessee Titans -3.5 -11047.5 -110-190

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Cincinnati Bengals: Keys to the Game vs. the Tennessee Titans

The Bengals were undefeated (5-0) when allowing less than 3 sacks this season — best in NFL; League Avg: .584.

The Bengals were 8-3 (.727) when averaging more than 5 yards on first down plays this season — 5th-best in NFL; League Avg: .545.

The Bengals are winless (0-14) when committing 2 or more turnovers since last season — tied for worst in NFL; League Avg: .262.

The Bengals are 2-19-1 (.091) on the road since the 2018 season — worst in NFL; League Avg: .448

Tennessee Titans: Keys to the Game vs. the Cincinnati Bengals

The Titans were 10-1 (.909) when not losing a fumble this season — tied for best in NFL; League Avg: .577.

The Titans were 6-1 (.857) when in a one score game this season — 2nd-best in NFL; League Avg: .497.

The Titans were 5-2 (.714) when within 7 points at the two minute warning this season — 5th-best in NFL; League Avg: .495.

The Titans were 6-1 (.857) when making 5 or more explosive passes in a game this season — 2nd-best in NFL; League Avg: .575.

Additional Matchup Notes for Cincinnati Bengals vs. Tennessee Titans, Divisional Round

Titans RBs have averaged 2.5 yards after contact per carry since the 2020 season — tied for second-best in NFL. The Bengals have allowed 2.4 yards after contact per carry to RBs since last season — tied for worst in NFL.

The Titans are averaging 4.8 yards per carry since the 2020 season — tied for third-best in NFL. The Bengals have allowed 4.9 yards per carry to RBs since last season — second-worst in NFL.

The The Titans have rushed the ball on 48.3% of plays from scrimmage since the 2020 season — highest in NFL. The Bengals have allowed 4.9 yards per carry since last season — tied for second-worst in NFL.

Bengals TEs had just 34.7 receiving yards per game this season — third-worst in NFL. The Titans allowed an average of just 36.0 receiving yards per game to TEs this season — fifth-best in NFL.

Bengals WRs had 208.9 receiving yards per game this season — second-best in NFL. The Titans allowed an average of 188.5 receiving yards per game to WRs this season — second-worst in NFL.

The Bengals averaged 34.6 penalty yards per game this season — best in NFL. The Titans averaged 30.2 defensive penalty yards per game this season — fourth-worst in NFL.

Key Injuries for the Tennessee Titans vs. Cincinnati Bengals Game, Divisional Round

  • Jayon Brown (Titans): Hamstring, Did Not Participate In Practice
  • Bud Dupree (Titans): Knee, Limited Participation In Practice
  • Anthony Firkser (Titans): Knee, Did Not Participate In Practice
  • Caleb Farley (Titans): Shoulder, Did Not Participate In Practice
  • Ricardo Allen (Bengals): Hand, Did Not Participate In Practice
  • Trae Waynes (Bengals): Hamstring, Did Not Participate In Practice
  • Markus Bailey (Bengals): Knee, Limited Participation In Practice

Cincinnati Bengals Offense: Important Stats for Divisional Round

The Bengals ran 28% of their plays in their opponent’s territory in the 3rd quarter last season — worst in NFL; League Avg: 41%

The Bengals had 21 TDs that were 20+ yards this season — most in NFL.

The Bengals went three and out on 7% of their drives in the 3rd quarter this season — best in NFL; League Avg: 21%.

The Bengals ran successful plays on 8% of pass attempts in the 1st half in Week 18 — worst in NFL; League Avg: 45%.

Tennessee Titans Defense: Important Stats for Divisional Round

The Titans threw the ball 40% of the time (86 Pass Attempts/215 plays) in close and late situations this season — lowest in NFL; League Avg: 55%.

The Titans threw for 4 TDs in Week 18 — 2nd-most in NFL.

The Titans ran the ball on 49% of plays (508 carries/1,028 plays) last season — 3rd-highest in NFL; League Avg: 41%

The Titans ran no plays in their opponent’s territory in the 3rd quarter in Week 18 — tied for worst in NFL; League Avg: 44%.

Cincinnati Bengals Defense: Important Stats for Divisional Round

The Bengals defense allowed 8 broken tackles in Week 18 — 2nd-most in NFL.

Offenses facing the Bengals targeted WRs 53% of the time (329 Pass Attempts/625 plays) this season — 3rd-lowest in NFL; League Avg: 57%.

The Bengals defense allowed first downs on just 51% of plays on 3rd and short last season — best in NFL; League Avg: 63%

The Bengals defense averaged a sack every 32.8 pass attempts (558 Pass Attempts/17 Sacks) last season — 2nd-worst attempts per sack rate in NFL; League Avg: 16.9

Tennessee Titans Defense: Important Stats for Divisional Round

21% of the plays ran against the Titans were in the red zone in the 1st half last season — worst in NFL; League Avg: 15%

The Titans defense allowed a third down conversion rate of 43% on 3rd and long last season — worst in NFL; League Avg: 27%

The Titans defense allowed a third down conversion rate of 39% on third and 10+ yards to go last season — worst in NFL; League Avg: 21%

The Titans defense allowed 16.8 receptions per game (268/16) to WRs last season — 2nd-worst in NFL; League Avg: 13.2

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