Public likes the Chiefs
The Kansas City Chiefs are on a 10-game win streak. Does the public think that will continue today against the Houston Texans in the NFL Wild Card Game?
According to oddsmakers at BetDSI, Kansas City is favored in the game, as the Chiefs are getting odds of -3 points against the Texans. The over/under total for the contest has been set at 40 points. These two meet today at 4:20PM ET on ESPN/ABC.
The public betting for today’s playoff game is solidly with Kansas City, as the Chiefs are getting 70 percent of the wagers as a 3-point road favorite against the Texans. Kansas City is coming into today’s game at 11-5 on the year, 5-3 on the road and 8-8 against the spread. Houston is 9-7 overall, 5-3 at home and 9-7 against the spread.
These two met in the season opener, with Kansas City getting a 27-20 win at Houston while being a 1-point favorite. The Chiefs have actually won the last two in this series and the road team is 6-1 against the spread in their last 7 meetings. The Chiefs have also covered the spread in 4 of their last 5 trips to Houston. The public likes the trends and KC’s current hot streak going into this game.