..

Chiefs vs. Raiders Spread: Even Odds

Written by:
Ean Lamb
Published on:
Nov/07/2010
Chiefs vs. Raiders Spread

The Chiefs vs. Raiders spread is even across the board.  The line initially opened at Oakland -1.5 and had peaked at -3.  Considering how volatile the odds on this game have been all week, it’s a wonder how the line has managed to settle at even just prior to game time the second half of Sunday afternoon.  Action on the PICK was also relatively even.

Close to 75 percent of those betting this game were riding the OVER 41.

Kansas City comes into this game an unlikely 5-2 as one of the NFL’s biggest surprises this season. 

The AFC West-leading Chiefs will try to win their eighth straight road contest against the archrival Oakland Raiders, however, the Raiders may have other ideas.  Just a few weeks ago, they managed to beat San Diego at home, a team that had completely dominated Oakland in recent years.  The Raiders also manhandled Denver on the road a few weeks back. 

Oakland may be an even bigger surprise than the Chiefs at this point despite their 4-4 record. 

Last week, the Raiders racked up a season-high 545 yards in a 33-3 victory over Seattle on Sunday.

"It's been a lot of fun," offensive lineman Robert Gallery said Monday. "We haven't experienced this a whole lot in the past six, seven years around here. This is what it's supposed to be like."

The Raiders are now 4-0 Against The Spread in their last 4 games overall.  They are 4-1 ATS in their last 5 vs. AFC West.

One of the more staggering ATS stats and one that does give the Chiefs a tremendous betting edge coming into this game, despite Oakland’s resurgence, is the fact that they are 14-4 Against The Spread versus Oakland since 1992.

   

The Chiefs have not been as dominant on the road, though this observation is not necessarily reflected in their road ATS record where they are 4-1. 

Kansas City is averaging nearly nine points fewer on the road while giving up 9.5 more per game away from home.

"You've got a lot of people who don't want you to win (on the road), who are doing everything they can to get you to not win, to get you to make mistakes," Haley said.

"To be a good team in this league and to eventually be a great team, you must win on the road."

The Chiefs are 7-2 ATS in their last 9 games overall, 6-2 ATS in their last 8 vs. AFC and 7-1 ATS on grass.

Bookmaker.com Chiefs vs. Raiders line history over the course of this week:

10/31/10 8:15:10 PM         -1.5/-110 (Open)         41 -110 (Open)

10/31/10 8:25:09 PM         -2.5/-110         41.5 -110

11/01/10 11:45:10 AM         -3/110         41.5 -110

11/01/10 1:35:09 PM         -3/110         40.5 -110

11/03/10 1:55:13 PM         -3/115         40.5 -110

11/03/10 4:05:10 PM         -2.5/-110         40.5 -110

11/03/10 5:05:10 PM         -2/-110         40.5 -110

11/05/10 2:15:15 PM         -1.5/-110         40.5 -110

11/05/10 2:25:16 PM         -1/-110         40.5 -110

11/05/10 6:25:14 PM         -1/-110         41 -110

11/06/10 7:45:10 PM         0/-110         41 -110

11/07/10 9:25:11 AM         0/-110         40.5 -110

- Ean Lamb, Gambling911.com 

Football News News

Best Bets South Alabama vs. Troy

Best Bets South Alabama vs. Troy

There is some college football betting to be had this Wednesday night: South Alabama vs. Troy.

NFL Betting – 2019 Week 7 Wise Guy Picks

NFL Betting – 2019 Week 7 Wise Guy Picks

It’s been a wacky 2019 NFL season so far with injuries, officiating snafus, upsets and trades hogging the headlines. If you threw down on the Santa Clara 49ers to be the last unbeaten team in the league you’re looking good for a nice payout. You will have to sweat it out against Tom Brady and the Patriots, though.

Titans Line Versus Chargers Moves Up Two Points in 24 Hours: Tannehill Starting

Titans Line Versus Chargers Moves Up Two Points in 24 Hours: Tannehill Starting

Ryan Tannehill will be the new starter for the Tennessee Titans, a source confirmed to ESPN.  This one has moved from a PICK'EM to a -2 favoring Tennessee over the past 24 hours as they take on the LA Chargers at home.  

No Line Move for Rams With Jalen Ramsey Joining Team

No Line Move for Rams With Jalen Ramsey Joining Team

The LA Rams line was still -3 in Atlanta following news that Jalen Ramsey is joining Aaron Donald in Los Angeles.  The Jaguars will get a 2020 first-round pick, a 2021 first-round pick and a 2021 fourth-round pick in exchange.

Russell Wilson 2019 MVP Odds: Now the Favorite, Moves Ahead of Mahomes

Russell Wilson 2019 MVP Odds: Now the Favorite, Moves Ahead of Mahomes

Following a couple of lackluster performances by the Chiefs, oddsmakers have slightly downgraded Patrick Mahomes' chances of defending his MVP title

Syndicate