Chiefs vs. Broncos Prediction

Chiefs vs. Broncos, 1/8/21 NFL Week 18 Betting Odds & Predictions

AFC West rivals will meet in Denver on Saturday afternoon when the Broncos host the Chiefs as a 10.5-point home dog at 4:30 p.m. ET. Will Kansas City continue to dominant this series with another win and cover for bettors?

Game Snapshot

477 Kansas City Chiefs (-10.5) at 478 Denver Broncos (+10.5); o/u 45

4:30 p.m. ET, Saturday, January 8, 2022

Empower Field at Mile High, Denver, CO


Kansas City Chiefs DFS Spin

Clyde Edwards-Helaire (shoulder) has been declared out for Week 18 against the Broncos. Darrel Williams will find himself in the top 12 for Week 18. The Broncos are strong against the run, but operating as 10.5-point favorites, the Chiefs will have ample opportunity at establishment. As for CEH, with zero practice reps since Week 16, he is not looking terribly likely to return for the Wild Card Round. Of course, keeping him off his feet in Week 18 could be about getting him as close to 100 percent as possible. His playoff status will begin to come into focus by Wednesday.

Denver Broncos DFS Spin

Speaking Thursday, Broncos coach Vic Fangio ruled CBs Patrick Surtain and Ronald Darby out for Week 18's game against the Chiefs. Big news for Patrick Mahomes' chances of stacking some touchdowns on Saturday. Surtain finishes his rookie season with a 65.7 PFF coverage grade, four interceptions, 14 passes defensed, and a defensive score off Justin Herbert. He looks to be one of the more promising young corners in the NFL.

NFL Week 18 Betting Prediction

The road team is 12-4 against the spread in the last 16 meetings between these two teams, while the Chiefs are 10-2 against the number in their last 12 games against the Broncos and are 7-0 at the betting window in their last seven games in Denver. The Chiefs are also 5-1 against the spread in their last six conference games, are 6-1 against the number in their last seven games overall and are 5-0 ATS in their last five road games versus a team with a losing home record.


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