Redskins vs. Raiders Odds
Oakland is 1-2 on the season, 1-0 at home and 2-0-1 against the spread. Washington is 0-3 overall, 0-1 on the road and 0-3 against the spread. The road team has won five straight in this series.
Trends show that the Redskins are 1-5 against the spread in their last 6 games in September and 1-4 ATS in their last 5 games following a loss. Oakland has covered the spread in its last 4 games after a loss.
According to oddsmakers from Bovada.lv, Washington is the favorite to win this game, as the Redskins have odds of -3 points at Oakland on Sunday. The over/under total has been set at 43.5 points (View Matchup). The opening odds for this game had the Redskins favored by 3.5 points. The spread dropped to 2.5 points before moving up to 3. The over/under total opened at 43.5 points and bounced back and forth between that and 44 points.
Washington is 0-3 on the season following a 27-20 loss to Detroit. The Redskins have gotten off to slow starts on offense, but the defense has been a bigger issue. Washington is allowing 32.7 points and 488 yards per game. On offense, Robert Griffin III has thrown for 975 yards and five touchdowns through three games while Alfred Morris has rushed for 225 yards and two touchdowns.
The Raiders suffered a 37-21 loss to Denver last week and took an even bigger blow when quarterback Terrelle Pryor suffered a concussion in the game. He is listed as doubtful to play on Sunday, which would likely put Matt Flynn under center for his first start as a Raider. Aside from throwing for 624 yards, Pryor has also rushed for 198 yards this season. Darren McFadden will have to step up without Pryor in the lineup. McFadden has rushed for 186 yards and two touchdowns this season.
In terms of Injuries, Washington tight end Fred Davis (ankle) is doubtful for this game while linebacker Brandon Jenkins (ankle) is questionable. Oakland linebacker Sio Moore (concussion) and guard Lucas Nix (ankle) are both questionable for Sunday’s game.
The Public Bets for this game are currently backing the Redskins, as they are getting 58% of the wagers with odds of -3 points at Oakland on Sunday.