|Written by Mike|
Bet on the NFLTwo of the biggest surprises of the NFL season meet on Sunday, as the disappointing Kansas City Chiefs take on the strong San Diego Chargers. Gametime in Qualcomm Stadium is scheduled for 4:05 PM ET.
The Chiefs are 2-3 SU so far this season, and 1-2 SU on the road. They are 3-2 ATS, and two of their games have gone OVER the total, with the other three all going UNDER the line. They are coming off of a 22-17 loss to the San Francisco 49ers, where they lost against the spread as 4.5 point road underdogs. The total went UNDER the 43 point line that was set by the sportsbooks.
The Chargers are 5-1 SU overall this year, and an undefeated 3-0 SU at home. They are 5-1 ATS, with three of their games going OVER, and three going UNDER the line set by oddsmakers. They are coming off of a 31-28 win over the Oakland Raiders, where they lost against the spread as 7.5 point road favorites. The total went OVER the 43.5 point line that was set for the game.
Kansas City is 9-3 ATS on the road, and 7-3 ATS in Week 7. They are 2-5 ATS in October. The total has gone OVER in 5 of their last 7 games on the road, and OVER in 7 of their last 10 against AFC oponents. The total has gone UNDER in 7 of their last 10 games in October.
San Diego is 7-1 ATS overall lately, and 5-1 ATS against AFC opponents. They are 5-1 ATS at home, and 4-1 ATS against teams with a losing record. The total has gone UNDER in 5 of their last 6 games in October, and UNDER in 13 of their last 17 against AFC teams.
Between these teams, the total has gone OVER in all 4 of their recent matchups.
They last met in December 2013, when the Chargers won 27-24, but the Chiefs won against the spread as 15.5 point road underdogs. The total went OVER the 45 point line that was set for the game.
For this afternoon's game, the Chargers are listed as 3 point home favorites. The over/under is set at 45 points. On the moneyline, the Chargers are listed at -170, with the Chiefs a +150.