Kansas City Vs Arizona NFL Week 14 Online Football OddsNoah Williams
Jamaal Charles, Tamba Hali and Kansas City Chiefs head to the desert to face Larry Fitzgerald, Patrick Peterson and the Arizona Cardinals at the U of Phoenix Stadium.
The Cardinals are 1.5 point favorites NFL Week 14 online football odds over the visiting Chiefs and the total is at 40.5 points.
Matchup: Kansas City Chiefs at Arizona Cardinals
Date: Dec. 07, 2014
Start Time: 4:05 p.m. ET
Location: Glendale, Arizona
Stadium: U of Phoenix Stadium
TV Info: CBS
Radio: Kansas City Vs Arizona
Point Spread: Cardinals -1.5
Game Total: 40.5
Analyzing the NFL Week 14 Online Football Odds – Kansas City Chiefs at Arizona Cardinals
The Kansas City Chiefs have dropped two straight and are 7-5 leaving them squarely out of the playoff picture. The Chiefs have the 7th best rushing attack in the NFL but the second worst passing offense. They are averaging 23.1 points per game which is 15th best in the league.
QB Alex Smith has completed 228 of his 350 passes this season for 2364 yards, 15 TDs & 5 INT with a 92.8 passer rating. Not a single KC wide receiver has scored a touchdown this season with TE Travis Kelce leading the team with 578 yards & 4 TDs. RB Jamaal Charles is the squad’s playmaker with 1021 all-purpose yards & 12 TDs in 2014.
Kansas City’s defense is the best against the pass but the third worst stopping the run. They held QB Peyton Manning to 179 yards & 2 TDs in the loss against the Broncos, but RB CJ Anderson lit them up with 168 yards on 32 carries.
— Kansas City Chiefs (@KCChiefs) December 2, 2014
Similarly the Arizona Cardinals have hit a few bumps, losing two in a row. The Cards have lost any edge they had in the NFC standings and are now tied at 9-3 with the Green Bay Packers who have won 4 in a row. Arizona has the 13th ranked passing offense and the second worst rushing offense in the NFL, scoring 21.5 points per game as a team. QB Drew Stanton completed 24 of his 39 passes for 294 yards, 1 TD & 2 INT in the defeat against the Falcons. He has thrown for 1363 yards, 6 TDs & 5 INTs on the season with a 77.6 passer rating. WR Larry Fitzgerald leads the team with 46 receptions, 658 yards & 2 TDs but has missed the last two games with a knee injury. RB Andre Ellington has 660 yards on 201 carries & 3 TDs for a low 3.3 yards per carry average.
— Arizona Cardinals (@AZCardinals) December 1, 2014
Arizona’s defense ranks 13th best in total defense, but they are fourth in points against allowing just 18.7 points per game.
Cardinals head coach Bruce Arians has never faced the Kansas City Chiefs. As the head coach of the Chiefs, Andy Reid has never faced the Cardinals, although with the Philadelphia Eagles he posted a 6-7 record against them in 13 games.
The Chiefs are 4-1 ATS in their last 5 road games vs. a team with a winning home record, 4-0 ATS in their last 4 games following a double-digit loss at home, 5-1 ATS vs. a team with a winning record and 11-4 ATS in their last 15 road games.
The Cardinals are 5-0 ATS in their last 5 home games, 9-2 ATS in their last 11 games following an ATS loss, 6-2 ATS in their last 8 games overall, and 5-1 ATS in their last 6 games in December.