|Written by Mike|
Bet on the NFLThis weekend's game between the San Diego Chargers and Jacksonville Jaguars marks one of the largest spreads in the NFL so far this season. The Chargers are -13 favorites to win their game at home at Qualcomm Stadium.
The Chargers have won their last three games against the Chargers. The last one was in October 2013 when the Chargers had a 24-6 win while having a -7.5 spread. The favorite has won against the spread in the last four games in this series.
The Chargers have a two-game winning streak going for them. They have not been favored in any games until this one so far this year. The last game for the Chargers was a 22-10 win over the Buffalo Bills in a game where they were listed at +2.5. The Chargers have taken the under in seven of their last ten games. They have also won their last five games against the spread. They are under in the last four games following straight up wins.
The Jacksonville Jaguars have lost their last six straight regular season games. They have gotten a single push in one of those games but have lost every other one ATS. Their last one from the past weekend was a 44-17 loss to the Indianapolis Colts in a game where they were posted at +6. The Jaguars have gone over their point totals in all three of their games so far this year.
The most notable part of this game is that Blake Bortles will be the quarterback for the Jaguars. The former Central Florida star will be making his first career start this weekend.
As mentioned earlier, the line from BetRoyal is rather one-sided as the Chargers are -13 favorites to win. A -110 payout is available for this bet. The over/under is also posted at 45 points for the game. The moneyline bets have the Jaguars going at +600 to win the game straight up while the Chargers are posted at a rather trivial -900 to win straight up.