2013 NFL Week 17 Odds, Point Spread & Total: Chiefs vs. Chargers Print
Written by Drew Sharper   
Friday, 27 December 2013 13:00
NFL Headline News

Chiefs vs. Chargers Odds

2013-chargers-team02-360

SAN DIEGO, CA (The Spread) – The San Diego Chargers look to possibly earn a playoff spot on Sunday when they host the already playoff bound Kansas City Chiefs at 4:25PM ET on CBS.

View Current NFL Odds

Kansas City is 11-4 on the season, 6-1 on the road and 8-7 against the spread. San Diego is 8-7 overall, 4-3 at home and 9-5-1 against the spread. San Diego has won three straight over Kansas City, including a 41-38 win at KC on Nov. 24.

Trends show that Kansas City is 3-7 against the spread in its last 10 trips to San Diego. The Chiefs are also 1-4 ATS in their last 5 conference games while San Diego is 5-2 ATS in its last 7 home games.

According to oddsmakers from Bovada.lv, San Diego is the favorite at home, as the Chargers have odds of -9.5 points against the Chiefs. The over/under total for the game has been set at 45 points (View Matchup). The opening odds for this game had San Diego favored by 11.5 points. The spread slowly worked its way down to 9.5 points. The over/under total for the game hasn’t changed since opening at 45 points.

San Diego is coming off a 26-13 win over the Raiders. The Chargers have won three straight to get back into the playoff hunt. San Diego can clinch the final Wild Card spot with a win and a loss from Miami and Baltimore on Sunday. San Diego is averaging 392.5 yards per game on offense this year, while the defense is giving up 368.8 yards per game. Philip Rivers has thrown for 4,249 yards and 29 touchdowns to lead the offense while Ryan Mathews has added 1,111 rushing yards and six scores. The San Diego defense is being led by Eric Weddle, who has 101 tackles with two interceptions and 10 pass deflections.

Kansas City is coming off a 23-7 loss at home to Indianapolis, which locked the Chiefs into the fifth spot in the playoffs this year. The Chiefs have nothing to play for in this game and could rest key players to be ready for next week’s playoff game. The Chiefs are averaging 337.6 yards per game on offense this season while giving up 365.3 yards per game. Alex Smith has thrown for 3,313 yards and 23 touchdowns to lead the offense, while Jamaal Charles has rushed for 1,287 yards and 12 scores while catching 70 passes for 693 yards and seven touchdowns. The defense is being led by Tamba Hali, who has 46 tackles and 11 sacks.

Bet on NFL Week 17 Odds

In terms of Injuries, Kansas City tackle Branden Albert (knee) and linebacker Justin Houston (elbow) are both questionable for the game while San Diego has no new injuries to report.

The Public Bets for this game are currently backing the Chiefs, as Kansas City is getting 75% of the wagers with odds of +9.5 points at San Diego on Sunday.

Want More From TheSpread.com? Follow us on Twitter and Facebook or Subscribe to Our News Feeds!

 

NFL Team Pages

Top NFL Public Bets

#1 104 Pittsburgh Steelers 76%
#2 102 Dallas Cowboys 66%
#3 108 Indianapolis Colts 63%
#4 106 Carolina Panthers 56%
View All: NFL |  NBA |  NCAAF |  NCAAB |  MLB |  NHL

Recent NFL Discussions

NFL Futures

NFL TEAM CONFERENCE ODDS CURRENT
NEW ENGLAND PATRIOTS 4/5
SEATTLE SEAHAWKS 1/1
GREEN BAY PACKERS 5/2
DENVER BRONCOS 10/3
DALLAS COWBOYS 17/4
PITTSBURGH STEELERS 7/1
INDIANAPOLIS COLTS 10/1
DETROIT LIONS 11/1
CINCINNATI BENGALS 16/1
SAN DIEGO CHARGERS 18/1
View All

Privacy Policy | Terms of Service | Contact Us | Advertising | 888-99-SPREAD

THIS IS NOT A GAMBLING SITE – If you think you have a gambling problem click here.

Disclaimer: This site is for informational and entertainment purposes only. Individual users are responsible for the laws regarding accessing gambling information from their jurisdictions. Many countries around the world prohibit gambling, please check the laws in your location. Any use of this information that may violate any federal, state, local or international law is strictly prohibited.

Copyright: The information contained on TheSpread.com website is protected by international copyright and may not be reproduced, or redistributed in any way without expressed written consent.

About: TheSpread.com is the largest sports betting news site in the United States. We provide point spread news, odds, statistics and information to over 199 countries around the world each year. Our coverage includes all North American College and Professional Sports as well as entertainment, political and proposition wagering news.

©1999-2013 TheSpread.com