Patriots vs. Raiders Total Prediction
Will the New England Patriots and Oakland Raiders light up the scoreboard on Sunday afternoon when the two teams meet at 4:25 p.m. ET in Mexico City?
Matchup: Patriots (7-2) at Raiders (4-5)
TV: CBS, 4:25 p.m. ET
Line: Patriots -7
ODDS: According to oddsmakers from online sports book Bovada.lv, the over/under currently sits at 54.5 points after hitting the board at 50 points. As for the point spread, the Raiders are now 7-point underdogs after the Patriots opened as 5-point favorites.
PUBLIC BETTING: As of this writing, just over 60% of public bettors are backing the Patriots at the betting window.
KEY TRENDS: The favorite has cashed in four of the last five meetings between these two teams. The Patriots are also 21-7 against the spread in their last 28 games overall, are 8-0 against the number in their last eight games on grass and are 5-0 against the spread in their last five games versus a team with a losing record.
OUR PREDICTION: The over is 7-1 in the Patriots' last eight games following a win of more than 14 points. The over is also 6-2 in their last eight games versus AFC opponents, is 6-2 in their last eight games following an ATS win, and is 47-18 in their last 65 games after scoring more than 30 points in their previous game.
On the other side, the over is 20-5-3 in the Raiders' last 28 games in November, is 4-1 in their last five games overall, and is 4-1 in their last five conference games. The over is also 20-7-1 in Oakland's last 28 games coming off a win.
NFL WEEK 11 OVER/UNDER PREDICTION: PATRIOTS/RAIDERS OVER 54.5