Thanksgiving weekend is here and we got 12 games to choose from for NFL Week 12. However, despite the many games to choose from, there is one game that stands out the most for sports handicappers. Yes, we are talking about the Chiefs vs Raiders game which will bring the most NFL betting profits. Thus, take a look at our Chiefs vs Raiders Betting Pick to see how best to bet on this game.
According to betting odds, the Kansas City Chiefs are the favorite to win this matchup with a -395 money line. This is because they rank first in the AFC West rankings while the Raiders rank third with a 5-6 record. Thus, many sportsbook expect to see a blowout game with an 8.5 pointspread.
However, can the Raiders overcome the odds and defeat the Chiefs? Let’s find out with our Chiefs vs Raiders Betting Prediction and analysis from our betting expert.
Chiefs vs Raiders Betting Prediction and Analysis for 11/26/2023
For this matchup, the Las Vegas raiders will have the home advantage at Allegiant Stadium in Las Vegas, NV. So far this season, the Raiders have been playing a decent game, However, they have not been able to take advantage of key plays during their games.
At the moment, the Raiders have lost 3 of their last 5 games after a heartbreaking 20-13 loss against Miami. During the game, the Raiders and Dolphins were even throughout the game. In fact, the Raiders seem to have a slight advantage on the field. However, the Raiders quickly lost that advantage due to multiple interception by Jalen Ramsey.
According to online sports betting statistics, the Raiders are 5-2 ATS in their last 7 games. In addition, they are averaging 79.0 rushing yards per game and have run for 869 yards overall. Last but not least, the Under is 8-1 in their last 9 games.
On the other hand, the Kansas City Chiefs have Patrick Mahomes and are the 2023 NFL defending champions. Therefore, with a 7-3 record and a high confidence level, they are a tough team to beat for any team. However, their weakness lies with their receivers’ inability to catch a ball.
During their 21-17 loss last week against the Eagles, Mahomes actually had a phenomenal game. However, the same could not be said for his receivers were often dropping the ball against the Eagles.
Chiefs vs Raiders Betting Pick
Game time: 11/26/2023 at 4:25 PM ET
Bet on the Las Vegas Raiders at +8.5
This season, the Raider’s defense has been decent while their offense does need some work. However, if Josh Jacobs can come thru for this game, they have a good chance of winning.
The point spread for this matchup is completely off as the Raiders are always a strong opponent against the Chiefs. In addition, the Chiefs’ offense has been struggling this season and Raiders are looking for revenge. Therefore, we predict the Las Vegas Raiders will win and cover the spread with a final score of 17-13.