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Dolphins vs Bills: Prediction Time!

miami dolphins - Game Averages

Pts Yrds Pass Rush
Off 20.0 348.8 (11th) 237.0 (8th) 111.8 (17th)
Def 21.7 332.8 (21st) 235.3 (27th) 97.5 (12th)

buffalo bills - Game Averages

Pts Yrds Pass Rush
Off 24.8 322.5 (17th) 222.3 (13th) 100.2 (23rd)
Def 19.7 293.0 (10th) 185.8 (8th) 107.2 (15th)

It's time to make our humble predictions for this game on Sunday.  But, as tradition here, let's first take a look at who some "experts" are picking:

Chris Mortensen - Dolphins Pete Prisco - Bills
Mike Golic - Bills Harmon Forecast - Bills
Mike Ditka - Bills Peter King - Bills
Tom Jackson - Bills Jay Novacek - Bills
Adam Schein - Bills Sean Leahy - Bills

What happened to all those people on the Dolphins bandwagon?  I guess they all fell off when we hit this little pothole.

As for me?  I fell to 3-3 on my picks after the Dolphins decided to take last week off against the Ravens.  This week? 

I'm not sure I can convince myself that the Dolphins will pull this game out.  I have no reason to think that this Miami secondary will play any better this week than they did the past 2 weeks.  The best I can do is hope that the pass rush can be a big factor and consistently pressure Trent Edwards.

Offensively, the running game has got to get going.  And I think it will - with runs to the outside (away from Marcus Stroud).  But I don't think the offense will do enough.

In the end, it'll be a close game - with the Bills pulling out the win.  Bills 23 - Dolphins 17

Tell us your prediction below...