Broncos vs. Chiefs line, prediction: Denver will cowl
Dave Tuley, senior reporter at VSiN.com, is in his third season with the Submit’s Bettor’s Information. His handicapping items seem in VSiN’s on-line journal, Level Unfold Weekly. (Dwelling staff in CAPS)
DENVER BRONCOS (+9.5) over Kansas Metropolis Chiefs:
The Broncos actually stepped up for us in beating the Patriots outright final Sunday, however I’ve been equally impressed with how the protection has stored them in video games vs. the Titans (which appears to be like higher with every passing week) and Steelers (ditto), because the 2-3 Broncos are 4-1 in opposition to the unfold. This line is on the rise after everybody watched the Chiefs draw back to cowl in opposition to the Payments on Monday, however I contend that’s the market overvaluing the Chiefs. Wait to see if we are able to get +10. If inclement climate hits Denver on Sunday as forecast, that tends to assist stage the taking part in area for underdogs.
Carolina Panthers (+7.5) over NEW ORLEANS SAINTS
The Panthers’ three-game successful streak was snapped with their 23-16 loss to the Bears final Sunday, however I anticipate them — particularly the offense — to fare higher in opposition to the Saints, who’ve let lesser groups (Lions and Chargers) stick round. So getting greater than a TD is just too arduous to withstand. This appears to be like like an instance of New Orleans being credited too many factors for home-field benefit. Although the Saints appeared their greatest of their Week 1 house win over the Buccaneers, they misplaced to the Packers 37-30 in Week 3 at house then gained however didn’t cowl as 7-point house faves vs. the Chargers in Week 5 earlier than their bye. I anticipate an identical outcome with the factors coming in helpful.
Final Week: 2-0, Broncos (W), Eagles (W).
2020 Season: 5-6-1.