Detroit Lions vs Denver Broncos 12/12/2021 Spread, Game Analysis and Tips

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Detroit Lions vs Denver Broncos 12-12-2021 Spread Game Analysis and Tips

Detroit Lions vs Denver Broncos 12/12/2021 – The Detroit Lions have finally won their first game of the season against the Minnesota Vikings last week. The Lions will now take the road to Denver to kick off against the Denver Broncos. The Lions are holding the last spot in the NFC North and the Broncos are at the bottom of the AFC West. Denver will try to rebound at home after their last defeat against the Kansas City Chiefs. The best NFL betting advice sites have predicted a winner for this game based on the odds and latest football betting trends.

Detroit Lions vs Denver Broncos 12/12/2021

When: Sunday, December 12, 4:05 PM ET
Where: Empower Field at Mile High, Denver, Colorado
TV: FOX
Stream: NFL Game Pass
Detroit Lions vs Denver Broncos 12/12/2021
Team SP/RL TOTAL ML
Lions +8.5 (-110) 443.5 o (-110) +325
Broncos -8.5 (-110) 443.5 u (-110) -370
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Detroit Lions

The Lions are holding the worst record in the NFL after dropping 10 games and recording only a single victory. Detroit defeated the Minnesota Vikings last week with a 29-27 final score. Detroit is touching 201.1 passing yards on the average per game and is 109.8 from the rushing ends. Their weak offensive unit is closing in at 16.9 points. From the defensive end, they are giving up 26.3 points per game to opponents. Detroit is giving up 249.7 passing yards with 131.1 rushing yards per game.

Players to watch: J. Goff QB (GP 11, CMP 266, ATT 399, CMP% 66.7, YDS 2576, AVG 6.5, YDS/G 241.2, LNG 63, TD 13, INT 7, SACK 30, SYL 251, RTG 88.1), D. Swift RB (GP 11, ATT 140, YDS 555, AVG 4, LNG 57, BIG 2, TD 4, YDS/G 50.5, FUM 0, LST 0, FD 25), T.J. Hockenson TE (GP 12, REC 61, TGTS 84, YDS 583, AVG 9.6, TD 4, LNG 33, BIG 8, YDS/G 48.6, FUM 0, LST 0, YAC 199, FD 32).

Denver Broncos

The Denver Broncos split their 12 games and are exactly at the .500 mark. Denver is holding the same record as the Raiders in the AFC West. The Broncos are coming off a terrible loss against the Kansas City Chiefs. Denver scored just nine points and gave up 22 in return. QB Teddy Bridgewater has covered 2775 passing yards with 16 TDs and seven interceptions. Javonte Williams remains the leader in running with 670 yards and two TDs. Wide receiver Courtland Sutton recorded 648 yards with 47 receptions.

Players to watch: T. Bridgewater QB (GP 11, CMP 233, ATT 339, CMP% 68.7, YDS 2518, AVG 7.4, YDS/G 236.1, LNG 64, TD 15, INT 5, SACK 27, SYL 181, RTG 98.9), M. Gordon III RB (GP 11, ATT 135, YDS 605, AVG 4.5, LNG 70, BIG 1, TD 5, YDS/G 55, FUM 2, LST 2, FD 32), C. Sutton WR (GP 11, REC 45, TGTS 70, YDS 634, AVG 14.1, TD 2, LNG 55, BIG 8, YDS/G 57.6, FUM 0, LST 0, YAC 106, FD 30).

Detroit Lions vs Denver Broncos Betting Numbers

Trends

Detroit Lions

Detroit are 5-1 ATS in their last 6 games.
The total has gone UNDER in 8 of Detroit’s last 10 games.
Detroit are 1-14-1 SU in their last 16 games.
Detroit are 3-7 SU in their last 10 games against Denver.
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Detroit’s last 5 games on the road.

Denver Broncos

Denver are 3-6 ATS in their last 9 games.
The total has gone UNDER in 6 of Denver’s last 6 games.
Denver are 3-6 SU in their last 9 games.
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Denver’s last 6 games at home.
Denver are 4-1 SU in their last 5 games when playing at home against Detroit.

Detroit Lions vs Denver Broncos Betting Picks

There is no doubt that the recent NFL betting picks favor the Broncos to win this game and cover the spread with ease. Detroit is the worst team in the season and they are no match for Denver. Back the Broncos to win with a predicted score of 24-16.