The Tennessee Titans will seek to climb over .500 for the first time this season when they clash against the Indianapolis Colts in an AFC South battle on Sunday. The Week 11 NFL Titans Vs Colts point-spread favors Indy by less than a field-goal.
The game kicks-off on CBS this Sunday, November 20th at 1:00 PM ET from Lucas Oil Stadium in Indianapolis, Indiana.
How To Bet The Tennessee Titans Vs Indianapolis Colts NFL Week 11 Odds
The NFL Week 11 spread opened with the Colts as 3.5-point favorites to beat the Titans. Since opening, the NFL week 11 spread has dropped to -1 in favor of Indy. If you want to bet the O/U the game total is 52.5. The money favors the Colts at -135 while you can cash in at +1115 if you back the Titans.
What: Tennessee Titans (5-5) at Indianapolis Colts (4-5)
When: Sunday, November 20, 2016
Start Time: 1:00 PM ET
Where: Indianapolis, IN
Stadium: Lucas Oil Stadium
Spread: Colts -1
Moneyline: Tennessee +1113 at Indianapolis -135
Game Total: 52.5
Stream: CBS Sports
Listen: Tennessee vs Indianapolis
Why Bet The Tennessee Titans To Beat The Colts
The Tennessee Titans laid the beat down against the Packers last week, winning 47-25. That win marked the most points for Tennessee in a single game since 2009 and also capped a six-week stretch in which it has averaged 34 points per contest. What’s more, the Titans have scored at least 35 points in each of the last three games. They are now 5-5 SU and 4-6 ATS this season. They average 26.4 points per game (8th) and allow 25.1 points per game (22nd).
"We’re making less mistakes," Mularkey said. "We’ve been very good in the red zone and I think the biggest thing we’ve done is our third down. We’ve been very good on third down which has allowed us to put some of these drives together.
"We feel like we’re very hard to defend based on all the things we do and when it comes time to put points up, we’re putting points up."
The Titans average 240.1 passing yards per game (21st). QB Marcus Mariota (2482 yards, 21 TDs & 8 INTs) had one of the best games of his career against the Packers. He completed 19 of 26 passes for 295 yards and four touchdowns earning AFC Offensive Player of the Week honors. Mariota he has thrown 17 touchdowns against three interceptions in his last six games.
“He played outstanding,” Titans rookie receiver Tajae Sharpe said of Mariota. “He came out on fire. Every time I looked up at the scoreboard, he was perfect in his completions. He is doing a great job leading this team, especially these last couple of weeks when we have been putting up a lot of points on the board. It is something we want to continue doing.”
TE Delanie Walker (42 rec, 571 yards, 5 TDs) was unstoppable against the Packers. He caught nine balls for 124 yards and one touchdown. WR Rishard Matthews (36 rec, 483 yards, 6 TD) has caught four of his last six touchdowns in the last three games. Tennessee averages 146.0 rushing yards per game (3rd). RB DeMarco Murray (191 car, 930 yards, 8 TDs) is back to MVP form after an off year with the Eagles last season. He was questionable early in the week with turf toe, but he started and ran for 123 yards on 17 carries and one touchdown last week. He also caught a touchdown pass.
Tennessee has the 27th-ranked total defense in the NFL. The Titans allow 268.0 passing yards per game (29th) and 93.7 rushing yards per game (7th). The team has recorded 28 sacks this season (4th). Avery Williamson has 71 tackles, and Brian Orakpo has 9.0 sacks.
Why Bet The Indianapolis Colts To Beat The Titans
The Colts are coming off a bye week. They also beat the Green Bay Packers 31-26 the last time they were on the field. They are 4-5 SU and 4-4-1 ATS this season. Indy averages 26.6 points per game (6th) and allows 28.4 points per game (29th).
Indianapolis averages 261.9 passing yards per game (12th). QB Andrew Luck (2565 yards, 17 TDs & 7 INTs) has thrown two touchdowns and two interceptions in the last two games. He is the most sacked quarterback in the NFL with 33 sacks against.
“It still comes down to making plays against a good defense,” Colts quarterback Andrew Luck said.
WR TY Hilton (52 rec, 791 yards, 4 TDs) is averaging 15.2 yards per catch 87.9 yards per game. The Colts average 98.0 rushing yards per game (23rd). RB Frank Gore (145 car, 592 yards, 4 TDs) is averaging 52.6 rushing yards in the last three games.
The Colts have the 29th-ranked total defense in the NFL. They give up 288.0 passing yards per game this season (26th) and 114.9 rushing yards (22nd). They have 17 sacks (22nd). D’Qwell Jackson has 58 tackles and Erik Walden 7.0 sacks.
Titans & Colts Betting Trends:
- Tennessee is 4-13-1 ATS in its last 18 games
- Tennessee is 4-2 SU in its last 6 games
- Tennessee is 7-18 SU in its last 25 games
- Tennessee is 1-9 ATS in its last 10 games when playing Indianapolis
- Tennessee is 0-5 SU in its last 5 games when playing Indianapolis
- Indianapolis is 17-8 SU in its last 25 games at home
- Indianapolis is 9-1 ATS in its last 10 games when playing Tennessee
- Indianapolis is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games when playing Tennessee
Titans Vs Colts ATS Pick & Final Score Prediction
Over 60% of the public money is backing the Titans thanks to their blowout win over the Packers. Wiseguys have joined in and bet big on Tennessee, even after reaching the key number of 3. I won’t be surprised to see the NFL Week 11 Titans Vs Colts spread down to drop to nil.
My final score prediction is Tennessee 28, Indianapolis 27.