We’re backing Famous Jameis this week in what is shaping up to be a shootout.
The Bucs haven’t had much trouble scoring as of late, coming off a 34-point effort on the road, and I love their offense vs. this sieve of a defense. On paper, Tampa Bay’s offense is middle of the pack in terms of offensive efficiency, but the duo of Mike Evans and Chris Godwin should be a nightmare for the porous secondary (28th in pass defense efficiency via Football Insiders).
While both of these teams rank similarly at the macro offensive efficiency stats, the biggest delta comes from the defensive side of things, where TB ranks first in rush defense. Patrick Murray has struggled passing on the road all season, and I’m expecting more of the same this week.
Granted, Murray presents a unique threat with his legs, I like Winston to limit his wreckless turnovers and cover the 4.5