NFL Preseason Week 3 Betting Guide: How to Bet Browns-Bucs, Bills-Lions

Aug 23, 2019 06:00 PM EDT

USA TODAY Sports. Pictured: Cleveland Browns quarterback Baker Mayfield (6), Buffalo Bills quarterback Josh Allen (17).

  • Ian Hartitz breaks down the betting odds for Friday's NFL Preseason Week 3 matchups.
  • See his analysis and picks for Browns-Bucs and Bills-Lions.

We’ve get a two-game slate of preseason football on Friday night. It’s finally Week 3, so expect to see plenty of key starters play for more than a quarter or two in most cases. Either way, offenses and defenses will largely rely on simplified schemes.

Let’s start with a look at key storylines and actionable betting takeaways for all four teams playing on Friday.

All odds as of late Thursday.

Cleveland Browns at Tampa Bay Buccaneers

  • Spread: Browns -3
  • Over/Under: 42.5
  • Kickoff: 7:30 p.m. ET

Cleveland Browns

Baker Mayfield said Wednesday that he’s hopeful to play at least one half of football Friday night.

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