Redskins vs. Chiefs Betting Trends
Which side are you taking in tonight's Monday Night Football game? Consider these key trends before wagering.
Kansas City enters play as the lone unbeaten team in the NFL after Atlanta lost onSunday to the Bills at home. The Chiefs are a perfect 3-0, with road wins at New England and Los Angeles (Chargers) mixed in. The Redskins, meanwhile, improved their record to 2-1 with a victory last Sunday night against the Raiders at home. Washington has won back-to-back games.
According to oddsmakers from online sports book Bovada.lv, Kansas City is a 7-point home favorite tonight against Washington. The Chiefs opened as an 8-point favorite but the line dropped to 7. As for the total, the number sits at 49.5 after opening at that same figure.
The Redskins have been impressive on the road, covering in 10 of their last 12 games away from D.C. They're also 12-5 against the number in their last 17 games overall. They're 7-1 at the betting window in their last eight games when playing a team with a winning record and 6-1 against the spread in their last seven games in Week 4.
That said, the Redskins have struggled to cover in this series. They're winless at 0-5 against the spread in their last five games versus the Chiefs. The favorite is also 4-1 against the number in the last five meetings between these two teams.
As for the Chiefs, they're a near-perfect 5-1 against the spread in their last six games overall. They're also 7-3 against the number in their last 10 home games when playing an opponent with a winning road record. They're 7-1 at the betting window in their last eight games after accumulating more than 150 yards rushing in their previous game.
Somewhat surprisingly, however, is the fact that Kansas City has not been a good bet at home. The Chiefs are 4-9 against the spread in their last 13 games at Arrowhead Stadium. They're also just 2-7 against the number in their last nine games after allowing less than 15 points in their previous game.