NFL 13 Opening Odds Roundup: AFC Wild Card Race in Spotlight week
The Oakland Raiders will likely be desperate for a victory keeping pace inside the AFC that is tight Wild battle once they coordinate the red-hot Kansas City Chiefs on Sunday as 2.5-point wagering underdogs.
The Raiders ended a three-game straight-up dropping streak last sunday by way of a hard-fought 24-21 win in Tennessee, since the scatter the very first time in three months, this time as slender 1-point chalk.
As the winnings enhanced their unique record to 5-6 SU, Oakland still goes into Sunday mid-day’s matchup at O.co Coliseum trailing a backlog of teams at 6-5, like Kansas City, battling for any discussion’s two crazy cards berths.
Kansas town possess bounced back once again from the five-game slide that is losing five directly SU gains, and currently keeps the side during the AFC Wild cards competition throughout the power of tiebreakers.
The club uploaded an important 30-22 win over Buffalo last sunday, addressing as 4-point chalk in their fifth consecutive ATS winnings, dropping the 5-6 expenses right into a wrap using the Raiders.
The chiefs now own a real opportunity to pull away from the pack with each of their five remaining games coming against teams with losing records, including two against the raiders.
But, Kansas urban area is finished each of their own finally three campaigns in devastating styles, going a combined 5-13 SU in games after Week 11, and generally are a middling 3-3 SU and ATS within their last six games against Oakland