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.
- Spread: Browns -3
- Over/Under: 42.5
- Kickoff: 7:30 p.m. ET
Baker Mayfield said Wednesday that he’s hopeful to play at least one half of football Friday night.