|2012 NFL Week 10 Raiders vs. Ravens Odds, Spread & Betting Preview|
|Written by Anthony Rome|
|Thursday, 08 November 2012 14:00|
Raiders vs. Ravens Week 10 Odds
BALTIMORE, MD (The Spread) – The Ravens will look to stay a game up on the Steelers in the AFC North when they host the Raiders at 1:00PM ET on Sunday.
OAKLAND: The Raiders defense was a disaster in a 42-32 loss to the Buccaneers last Sunday in Oakland. They surrendered 251 yards and four touchdowns to Doug Martin while allowing Josh Freeman to throw for 247 yards and two touchdowns. On the other side, Carson Palmer completed 39-of-61 passes for 414 yards with four touchdowns, but he also threw three costly interceptions in the loss. Oakland is now 3-5 overall and 3-5 against the spread after failing to cover as a 1-point home favorite last week.
BALTIMORE: Despite getting a challenge from the last-place Browns, the Ravens were able to hang on to a 25-15 win in Cleveland last Sunday. They’re now 6-2 overall and 3-5 against the spread after covering as a 3.5-point road favorite. It was the first time Baltimore covered the spread sine Week 2 when they lost to the Eagles 24-23 as a 3-point road underdog. Ray Rice currently leads Baltimore with 622 rushing yards and six touchdowns, while Joe Flacco has a team-high 1,990 passing yards.
ODDS: According to oddsmakers from online sports book Bovada.lv, the Ravens are 9.5-point favorites versus the Raiders while the over/under total is currently sitting at 46 points. Oakland is 3-5 overall and 1-3 on the road, while Baltimore is 6-2 overall and 4-0 at home.
TRENDS: The home team is 4-0 against the spread in the last four meetings between these two teams while the under is 5-1-1 in the last seven meetings. The Raiders, meanwhile, is 2-5 against the spread in their last seven games versus the Ravens and 0-4 ATS in their last four meetings in Baltimore.