Broncos vs Raiders Prediction

Check out our free Broncos vs Raiders prediction for the NFL week 4 game in Las Vegas. See who USA Wager likes to win and cover the spread in this football game. And, get our insight into the best over-under point total bet.

Broncos vs Raiders Prediction & NFL Odds for Week 4

On Sunday, October 2nd, the Denver Broncos travel to take on the Las Vegas Raiders at Allegiant Stadium. This AFC West showdown has a kickoff time set for 4:25 PM ET, and will be televised on CBS.

Heading into Sunday’s game, the odds suggest this will be a close matchup, with Las Vegas getting a slight edge on the spread. However, Denver will head to Allegiant Stadium looking to pull off a road upset. Keep reading to USA Wager’s Broncos vs Raiders prediction.

  • Spread: DEN +2.5 | LV -2.5
  • MoneyLine: DEN 123 | LV +-145
  • Total: 45.5

 

Broncos vs Raiders Prediction: Spread

Going into week 4, Denver has a record of 0-0 in the AFC West. Overall, the Broncos head into action with a record of 2-1. On the season, Denver has one of the better scoring margins in the NFL, ranking 11th with an average differential of 2.33 points. Coming into this week’s action, the Broncos will be the betting underdog for just the 2nd time this year. In the only other game as the underdog, the point spread was 1.5 points.

In their last 5 games away from home, the Broncos have a straight up record of 1-4-0 while going 1-4 vs the spread. The team averaged 16.2 points per game in this stretch. In their last 5 games as the underdog, Denver has gone 3-2 vs the spread. Straight up, the team went 2-3 in these matchups.

Going into week 4, Las Vegas has a record of 0-1 in the AFC West. Overall, the Raiders head into action with a record of 0-3. With this record, the team is in the bottom half of the league in point differential. For the season, they have an average scoring margin of -4.33 points per game. So far, the Raiders have been favored in 2 of their 3 games. The average point spread in these matchups is (-3.75, 2).

In their last 5 games at home, the Raiders have a straight up record of 2-3 while going 2-3 vs the spread. The team’s offense averaged 20.6 points per game in these contests. Las Vegas has not performed well as the betting favorite of late, going just 1-4 straight up and 0-5 against the spread.

In this matchup, we suggest grabbing the Raiders on the spread as -2.5 point favorites. On offense, look for the team’s 7th ranked passing attack to continue playing well on their way to a win.

Free Spread Prediction: Las Vegas Raiders -2.5

Broncos vs Raiders Prediction: Total

Through 3 games, the Broncos have yet to have a game surpass an over-under betting line, posting an OU mark of 0-3. The team’s over-under record has come while averaging just 14.33 points per game, placing them 31st in the league. However, the Denver defense has made things difficult for their opponents, giving up just 12.0 points per contest. On the other side, heading into this week’s matchup, the Raiders have an over-under record of 1-1-1. So far, the Raiders have put together the 11th ranked scoring offense at 21.33 points per game. However, the team has struggled on defense, giving up 25.67 points per contest.

If looking to place a wager on the over-under, our projections see this game finishing with a total of 47 points, making the over the best bet.

Free Total Prediction: Over 45.5

 

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