Ford Field will be the site of a game between the Buffalo Bills vs Detroit Lions NFL on Friday. However, with regards to how they have fared over the years, the Bills and Lions could not be more different.
With a record of 13-3, the Bills won the AFC title in 2020, their best season so far.
The Kansas City Chiefs stood in their way of a Super Bowl trip with just one game to play.
AFC East dominance will be accomplished once again in 2021 if the Bills remain on top.
A contract extension with Allen locked up the young quarterback for six more years with the Bills.
New head coach Matt Patricia is taking over as coach of the Detroit Lions. Newly acquired quarterback Jared Goff will be on the roster of rookie head coach Dan Campbell.
In the second rebuild of their organization, the Lions hope to move out of the bottom of the NFC North after finishing with a 5-11 record last season.
Buffalo Bills VS Detroit Lions NFL: Betting odds
AFC East champs New England Patriots are (-1) favorites to win their first preseason game of the year against the Detroit Lions. There are 36.4 points in this game.
Buffalo Bills at Detroit Lions: Picks
In his first game as the quarterback of the Detroit Lions, Jared Goff will wear an official uniform for the first time. This is a good opportunity for the Lions to see how Goff adjusts to his new role even though he won’t play longer than a quarter.
Neither Josh Allen nor other starters will start for the Bills. It will be a good opportunity to gauge the performance of Buffalo’s young players. On Tuesday night, Allen and the Bills’ starting offense are expected to play.
Buffalo Bills at Detroit Lions: Money line
Buffalo Bills Money line (+106).
Detroit Lions Money line (-124).
Buffalo Bills at Detroit Lions: Spread
Considering both teams may be rusty for their first preseason game, the Lions and Bills matchup should be a close matchup.
Getting out early while all the starters are still in might give the Lions an upper hand in this one. The Lions should cover the -1 point spread, but it will likely be a tight battle between the depth charts of the two teams.