Week 13 NFL Against the Spread Picks – San Diego Vs BaltimoreNoah Williams
Phillip Rivers, Antonio Gates and the San Diego Super Chargers fly across the country to face Joe Flacco, Terrell Suggs and the the Baltimore Ravens in a 1pm tilt. The week 13 NFL betting odds have the Ravens as 5-point favorites over the Chargers, and the game total is currently at 44.5 points.
Philip Rivers on how big the #SDvsBAL game is: "It's two teams with winning records that are in the hunt."
— San Diego Chargers (@Chargers) November 26, 2014
The Chargers have a history of poor play in 1pm games on the east coast. Will this game be any different? Let’s find out.
Matchup: San Diego Chargers at Baltimore Ravens
Date: Nov. 30, 2014
Start Time: 1:00 p.m. ET
Location: Baltimore, Maryland
Stadium: M&T Bank Stadium
TV Info: CBS
Radio: San Diego Vs Baltimore
Point Spread: Ravens 5
Game Total: 44.5
Analyzing My San Diego Vs Baltimore Week 13 NFL Against the Spread Pick
San Diego started this season with a bang, winning five of its first six games, going 5-1 against the spread and currently in the third spot of the AFC West division with a 7-4 record. The Chargers are 20th in total offense averaging 337.6 and 22.3 points per game; 13th in passing yards and 27th running the ball. QB Philip Rivers has thrown 2835 yards, 22 TDs & 9 INTs. WR Keenan Allen has 61 receptions, 641 yards & 2 TDs, followed by WR Malcom Floyd with 36 catches 604 yards & 4 TDs. RB Branden Oliver has 117 attempts, 424 yards, & 2 TDs in the season.
The Chargers defense is 9th total in the NFL, allowing 19.6 points per game; 6th against the pass and 15th stopping the run. San Diego has forced 13 turnovers (6 INTs & 7 Fumbles), rank 26th in the league.
— Baltimore Ravens (@Ravens) November 26, 2014
The Baltimore Ravens are second in a clogged AFC North after beating the New Orleans Saints 34-7 on Monday Night Football and are second in a clogged AFC North where 3 teams sit at 7-4, a game behind the Cincinnati Bengals. The Ravens offense is 8th in total offense, averaging 372.5 yards and 26.8 points per game. QB Joe Flacco leads the 16th best passing offense in the NFL with his 2764 yards thrown, 18 TDs & 8 INTs and 92.6 passer rating. WR Steve Smith is Flacco’s number one weapon, catching 53 balls for 817 yards & 5 TDs. RB Justin Forsett ran for 182 yards and 2 scores against the Saints, having a total of 903 yards, in 155 attempts and 7 TDs this season, leading the Ravens to be the 6th best rushing offense in the league.
Baltimore’ defense is 15th total, allowing 352.9 yards per game, but 5th best in points scored, allowing 18.9 PPG. They have forced 16 turnovers (7 INTs & 9 fumbles) in 2014, ranking 17th best.
The Chargers are 5-6 ATS this season, 7-1 ATS in their last 8 road games vs. a team with a winning home record, but 0-5 ATS in their last 5 games following an ATS loss, 1-7 ATS in their last 8 games in November, 0-6 ATS in their last 6 games overall, and 0-5 ATS in their last 5 vs. AFC.
The Ravens are 7-4 ATS, 4-0 ATS in their last 4 home games, 11-3 ATS vs. a team with a winning record, but 2-5-1 ATS in their last 8 games after scoring more than 30 points in their previous game and 2-7-1 ATS in their last 10 vs. AFC.