Raiders Vs Ravens Spread & ATS PickNoah Williams
The unbeaten Baltimore Ravens look for their 4th win of the season as they host the Oakland Raiders. Kick-off is on CBS this Sunday, October 2 at 1:00 PM ET, from M&T Bank Stadium, in Baltimore, Maryland.
Oakland Raiders Vs Baltimore Ravens Spread & ATS Pick
The Week 4 NFL spread favors the Ravens by 3.5-points to beat the Raiders. Now, let’s find out if you should bet on Oakland or back Baltimore. Happy hunting!
What: Oakland Raiders (2-1) at Baltimore Ravens (3-0)
When: Sunday, October 2, 2016
Start Time: 1:00 PM ET
Where: Baltimore, MD
Stadium: M&T Bank Stadium
Spread: Ravens -3.5
Moneyline: Oakland +165 vs Baltimore -190
Game Total: 46.5
Stream: CBS Sports
Listen: Oakland vs Baltimore
Why Bet The Oakland Raiders To Beat The Ravens
The Oakland Raiders improved to a 2-1 SU and ATS by beating the Tennessee Titans 17-10 last week. Derek Carr went 21 for 35, throwing for 249 yards and a touchdown that was negated by an Avery Williamson interception. DeAndre Washington led Oakland with 57 yards on 6 carries while LaTavius Murray contributed 37 yards on 10 carries, including a 22-yard touchdown.
They average 26.7 points per game (7th) and allow 26.3 points per game (22nd). The Raiders average 287.7 passing yards per game (8th).
Oakland has the worst total defense in the NFL. The Raiders allow 340.0 passing yards per game (32nd) and 136.0 rushing yards per game (29th). They have only three sacks this season, which is second-worst in the NFL.
Why Bet The Baltimore Ravens To Beat The Raiders Odds
The Baltimore Ravens are one of the five teams unbeaten in the NFL. Last week, they squeaked past the Jags by a score of 19-17, improving to 3-0 SU and 2-1 ATS. The Ravens average 19.0 points per game (24th) and give up 14.7 points per game (4th).
QB Joe Flacco (774 yards, 3 TDs & 4 INTs) completed 29 of 40 passes for 214 yards and two interceptions last week. TE Dennis Pitta (18 rec, 183 yards, 0 TD) is leading the team in catches, but he hasn’t scored yet. The ageless wonder Steve Smith Sr. (16 rec, 170 yards, 0 TD) and Mike Wallace (10 rec, 166 yards, 3 TDs) are also deep threats.
Baltimore averages 82.3 rushing yards per game (26th). RB Terrance West (33 car, 119 yards, 0 TD) leads the way in the running game. But the Ravens have only scored once running the football.
Baltimore has the second best total defense in the NFL. They allow 168.0 passing yards (3rd) and 86.0 passing yards per game (8th). The Ravens have nine sacks this season (7th).
Betting Trends Related To This Matchup
- Oakland is 0-5 ATS in its last 5 games when playing on the road against Baltimore
- Oakland is 0-5 SU in its last 5 games when playing on the road against Baltimore
- Oakland is 3-9 ATS in its last 12 games when playing Baltimore
- Oakland is 2-10 SU in its last 12 games when playing Baltimore
- Baltimore is 5-0 ATS in its last 5 games when playing at home against Oakland
- Baltimore is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games when playing at home against Oakland
- Baltimore is 9-3 ATS in its last 12 games when playing Oakland
- Baltimore is 10-2 SU in its last 12 games when playing Oakland
My ATS Pick & Final Score Prediction
The Ravens defense is going to negate the Raiders young and talented offense. Baltimore has the edge.
My final score prediction is Oakland 17, Baltimore 21.