|2010 NFL Week 7 Point Spread Odds: Raiders vs. Broncos|
|Written by Drew Sharper|
|Sunday, 24 October 2010 13:10|
Raiders vs. Broncos Odds
In a key game in the AFC West race, Denver hosts Oakland at 4:15PM ET in Week 7 of the 2010-11 NFL Season.
The Broncos are 2-4 on the season and 1-2 at home while the Raiders are 2-4 on the season and 0-3 on the road. The Broncos have won 23 of the last 37 games in this series but the Raiders have won the last two games in Denver.
Oddsmakers from online sportsbook BroburySports.com have made Denver a 9-point favorite against the Raiders. The over/under has been set at 41.5.
The opening odds haven’t changed since opening at Denver -9 and an over/under of 41.5.
The Broncos have lost their last two including a 24-20 loss at home to the New York Jets. The Broncos have scored at least 26 points in both their wins this season. Kyle Orton has led the team with 1,942 yards and nine touchdowns while Brandon Lloyd is among the leaders in receiving with 34 catches for 663 yards and three touchdowns. D.J. Williams is leading the defense with three sacks and 56 tackles.
Oakland is coming off a 17-9 loss at San Francisco last weekend. The Raiders have allowed at least 24 points in four of their six games on the season. Bruce Gradkowski and Jason Campbell have combined to throw for over 1,200 yards and six touchdowns with six interceptions. Michael Huff leads the defense with 41 tackles while Tyvon Branch has 40 tackles.
Trends favor Oakland in this game as the Raiders are 4-0 against the spread in their last four games at Denver and 6-2 ATS in their last eight meetings with the Broncos overall. Denver is also just 1-7 ATS in their last eight against AFC opponents.
Denver receiver Eddie Royal is questionable for the game with a groin injury while defensive back Andre Goodman is questionable with a thigh injury. Oakland running back Darren McFadden is questionable for the game with a hamstring injury while Bruce Gradkowski is doubtful with a shoulder injury, which will force Jason Campbell in at quarterback.
Not many public bets have been made on this game, but the Broncos are getting 59% of the wagers at -9 against the Raiders.
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