The Kansas City Chiefs will be going for their seventh consecutive win when they face the Los Angeles Chargers on Thursday Night Football. The game will be played at SoFi Stadium and it is scheduled to begin at 8:20 PM. ET.
Kansas City Chiefs Analysis:
The Chiefs have been on a roll. They currently have a one-game lead over the Chargers in the AFC West standings. They will try to increase their lead with a win on Thursday night, which will give them their seventh win in a row.
Kansas City is averaging 27 points per game. They are throwing for 277.9 yards and rushing for 111.7 yards per game.
Patrick Mahomes has completed 65.5 percent of his passes for 3,642 yard, 27 touchdowns. Also, 12 interceptions. Clyde Edwards-Helaire leads the team with 458 rushing yards and three touchdowns, while Tyreek Hill leads the team with 1,030 receiving yards and eight touchdowns.
Kansas City has played well defensively, giving up 20.6 points per game. They gave up nine points in their last game and will need a similar effort if they want to get the win.
Betting Lines NFL Week 15 Chiefs at Chargers
Los Angeles Chargers Analysis:
The Chargers bounced back from their loss to Denver by winning their last two games. They will try to keep the momentum going with a win over the Chiefs, which will give them their third win in a row and fourth win in their last five games.
Los Angeles is averaging 27 points per game. They are throwing for 280.3 yards and rushing for 104.9 yards per game.
Justin Herbert has completed 67.1 percent of his passes for 3,822 yards, 30 touchdowns, and 11 interceptions. Austin Ekeler leads the team with 730 rushing yards and nine touchdowns, while Keenan Allen leads the team with 929 receiving yards and four touchdowns.
Los Angeles has struggled defensively, giving up 25.8 points per game. They gave up 21 points in their last game and will need another solid defensive effort if they want to win this game. What does this mean?
Odds and Predictions:
The Chiefs are favored to win this game by 3.5 points. The over/under on total points scored is 50.5.
The Chargers have a very good offense that can keep up with the Chiefs, but they aren’t very good defensively, especially against the run. Expect the Chiefs, who lost the first game between the two teams to exploit their run defense and get the win. Go with the Chiefs to cover and the over.