|NFL Week 7: Jaguars vs. Raiders Point Spreads & Over/Under Total|
|Written by Anthony Rome|
|Friday, 19 October 2012 16:00|
Jaguars vs. Raiders Week 7 Odds
OAKLAND, CA (The Spread) – A pair of 1-4 teams will meet in Oakland this Sunday when the Raiders host the Jaguars as a 4-point favorite at 4:25PM ET.
JACKSONVILLE: The Jaguars were routed by the Bears 41-6 two weeks before their bye week. Blaine Gabbert was held to just 142 passing yards and threw two interceptions, while Maurice Jones-Drew rushed for just 56 yards with no touchdowns. The loss dropped Jacksonville’s record to 1-4 and 2-3 against the spread. Their loss to the Bears was the second time in three weeks that the Jaguars failed to cover the spread.
OAKLAND: The Raiders outplayed the Falcons as a 10-point underdog last week but Atlanta eventually pulled off a 23-20 victory in the final seconds. Carson Palmer threw for 353 yards with one touchdown and one interception, while the Oakland defense intercepted Matt Ryan three times in the game. The Raiders fell to 1-4 overall and 2-3 against the spread, while the under is now 3-2 through Oakland’s first five games.
ODDS: According to oddsmakers from online sports book Bovada.lv, the Raiders are 4-point favorites over the Jaguars, while the over/under total is currently sitting at 44 points. The Raiders enter this game with a straight up record of 1-4 and are 2-3 against the spread, while the Jaguars are 1-4 straight up and 2-3 ATS.
TRENDS: The Jaguars are 4-0 against the spread in their last four games against the Raiders, but the favorite is 5-0 against the number in the last five meetings between these two teams. Jacksonville is also 5-2-1 ATS in its last eight road games, while Oakland is 1-4 ATS in its last five games versus the AFC.