Patriots vs Bills Predictions and Expert Picks for Week 8 NFL Game

Larry Rupp
New England Patriots vs Buffalo Bills predictions and expert picks for Week 8 NFL game.
New England Patriots vs Buffalo Bills predictions and expert picks for Week 8 NFL game. / Matthew Stockman/Getty Images

Cam Newton and the New England Patriots (2-4) head into a vital AFC East divisional battle in Week 8 as they take on Josh Allen and the Buffalo Bills (5-2). The Bills are currently 4-point favorites, according to FanDuel Sportsbook, in one of the most highly anticipated games of the week.

Let's see what the experts are predicting to happen in this Week 8 Patriots-Bills showdown.

Patriots vs Bills Picks Week 8

CBS Sports picks are from their panel of experts, numberFire picks are from their NFL game projections, Sporting News picks are from Vinnie Iyer, and betting favorites are from FanDuel Sportsbook's Week 8 NFL odds.

CBS Sports: Bills (3), Patriots (3)
numberFire: Bills
Sporting News: Bills
Betting Favorite: Bills -4

Against the Spread:
CBS Sports: Patriots (4), Bills (2)
Sporting News: Bills

As expected, the experts and analysts are pretty split on who they see emerging victorious in this pivotal AFC East matchup. A win by the Patriots would put them right back in the race, while a win for the Bills would make them the heavy favorite to win the division.

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