Los Angeles Chargers vs. Baltimore Ravens AFC Wild Card Betting
Posted by: Anthony Yaylor
Despite their best online NFL betting efforts, the Los Angeles Chargers failed to beat the Kansas City Chiefs for the AFC West title. Nevertheless, the Chargers were still a shoo in for the postseason thanks to their eye-catching record. And in the first game of the playoffs, Los Angeles has gotten paired against the Baltimore Ravens. So what can we expect out of this Sunday’s Los Angeles Chargers vs. Baltimore Ravens Wild Card matchup? Let’s check on the NFL legal betting odds to find out.
Los Angeles Chargers vs. Baltimore Ravens – Sunday, January 6th
When: 1:05 pm ET
Where: M&T Bank Stadium, Baltimore, Maryland
Stream: CBS Sports, NFL Game Pass
Online NFL Betting Odds:
Los Angeles Chargers
The Chargers bolt into this Sunday’s contest sporting a 12-4 record that saw them finish 2nd in the AFC West. Closing out the season with a 3-1 record, Los Angeles is ready to pick up right where they left off this Sunday. Unfortunately for Los Angeles, that lone loss in their final 4 games of the season just happened to come against the Baltimore Ravens. Naturally, this has forced this Sunday’s online NFL betting odds to peg Los Angeles as the underdog on the road. That matchup ended 22-10 in Baltimore’s favor, which shows that Los Angeles’ offense was completely shut down by the Ravens. And since they’ll playing in Baltimore on a cold winter day this Sunday, we can fully expect Los Angeles’ offense to struggle once again. All in all the Chargers are 3-7 in their last 10 versus the Ravens and will likely fall to 3-8 this weekend.
Players to Watch: Philip Rivers (4,308 passing yards, 32 TD, 12 INT), Melvin Gordon (885 rushing yards, 10 TD, 0 F), and Keenan Allen (1,196 receiving yards, 6 TD, 97 REC).
The Ravens turned in a 10-6 record this season to claim an AFC North title. It was a tight race but in the end Baltimore was able to beat out the Steelers for the No. 1 spot in the division. Now Baltimore gets to host a team they’ve already bested this season. Notwithstanding that fact, the online NFL betting odds aren’t convinced that Baltimore will come out on top, due to the light favoritism. However, they are pretty confident that this will be a low scoring game.
Players to Watch: Joe Flacco (2,465 passing yards, 12 TD, 6 INT), Gus Edwards (718 rushing yards, 2 TD, 0 F), and John Brown (715 receiving yards, 5 TD, 42 REC).
Los Angeles Chargers vs. Baltimore Ravens Betting Predictions
Los Angeles Chargers vs. Baltimore Ravens Betting Picks
So which side should mobile betting fans take in Los Angeles Chargers vs. Baltimore Ravens matchup? All in all Baltimore looks like the better pick here. They’ll be playing at home on a cold day which will favor their superior defense. Sign up today to make your online betting prediction!
Score Prediction: 20-17 Baltimore.