Chiefs vs. Broncos Odds
The Denver Broncos look to bounce back from their first loss of the season on Sunday when they host the Kansas City Chiefs at 4:25PM ET on CBS.
According to oddsmakers at MyBookie, Denver is favored at home, as the Broncos are getting odds of -5.5 points against the Chiefs. The over/under total for the game has been set at 41.5 points. Denver has won seven straight meetings with the Chiefs and the Broncos are 5-1 against the spread in the last six games of this series. These two have pushed or hit the under in eight of their last 10 meetings.
Denver is 7-1 on the season, 5-3 against the spread and 5-3 with the under. The Broncos are coming off a 27-24 loss to the Colts on the road to end their run at a perfect season. Denver has the top defense in the NFL, as the Broncos lead the league in scoring defense (17.4 ppg) and total defense (274.1 ypg). On offense, Denver is averaging 24 points and 345.5 yards per game. Peyton Manning has thrown for 2,145 yards and nine touchdowns this year, but also has 13 interceptions. Demaryius Thomas has 61 receptions for 745 yards and a score while Emmanuel Sanders has 46 catches for 639 yards and four touchdowns. The defense is led by Malik Jackson, who has 28 tackles with four sacks.
Kansas City is 3-5 on the season, 3-5 against the spread and 5-3 with the over. The Chiefs are coming off a 45-10 win over the Lions in London two weeks ago for their second straight victory. KC is now averaging 24.4 points and 345.4 yards per game on offense, while the defense is giving up 22.8 points and 356.5 yards per game. Alex Smith has thrown for 1,969 yards and nine touchdowns this season to lead the offense while Jeremy Maclin has 42 catches for 566 yards and two touchdowns. The defense is led by Justin Houston, who has 26 tackles with 5.5 sacks.