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Bills Links, 10/8: Plenty of predictions for Buffalo at Cincinnati

The experts are split with their predictions the week 5 match-up versus the Bengals.

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The Buffalo Bills have embraced their role as underdog through the first quarter of the season, and the line out of Las Vegas has the Cincinnati Bengals as a 3-point favorite. While the Bills may be an underdog on paper, many national reporters and commentators have started to take notice of the Bills. Many of today’s predictions expect a close game between the two teams, and feel free to include your best projection in the comments below.

Today’s edition of the Bills Links is full of pregame analysis, with all of the information needed to get ready for Week 5. Check back with Buffalo Rumblings for more updates throughout the day.

Joe B: 5 things to watch for in Buffalo Bills - Cincinnati Bengals (10/7/17) -
Joe Buscaglia takes a closer look at the Bills keys to victory on Sunday.

[BN] Blitz newsletter: Bills still have much to prove in Cincinnati - The Buffalo News
"The Bills are having a moment, alone atop the AFC East standings, rising in the national power rankings, riding the wave from a victory over one of the NFL’s elite teams into today’s contest in Cincinnati."

Bills/Bengals preview: notes and stats | WGR 550 SportsRadio
Sal Capaccio provides the latest news and notes for Bills vs. Bengals.

Buffalo Bills vs. Cincinnati Bengals 2017: Preview, odds, prediction for Week 5 |
The Bills and Bengals kick off at 1 p.m.

What they're saying: Bills-Bengals 2017 game predictions -
"Will the Bills win their third consecutive game? Or will Andy Dalton and the Bengals halt Buffalo's win streak? Find out who the national media are predicting in this week's game."

Micah Hyde says the Bills are ‘just a bunch of misfits’ | Bills Wire
"If you're expecting the Buffalo Bills to buy into the hype, you're wasting your time. It just won't happen."

Amidst adversity, Buffalo's roster is rallying around the process - Locked On Bills
"Although the 2017 NFL regular season has just begun, the Buffalo Bills have seemingly seen it all in terms of adversity from the beginning of the offseason up until this point, heading into Week 5."

Pollock: Bills have reason to be cautious despite 3-1 start | Sports |
The Bills are not taking the Bengals lightly.

Bills Today: McCoy hungry for a score -
Here's the Bills news of note for Oct. 8th.

Bills promote CB Mabin from practice squad; WR Brown released -
"The Bills were heading into Sunday's game with just two healthy cornerbacks, so they promoted rookie Greg Mabin from the practice squad."

Bills visiting 1-3 Bengals as underdogs | Sports |
The Bills are still underdogs despite a 3-1 record.

Media Roundtable: Bengals, Bills put defense on display -
Taking a look at some predictions from