Chargers Vs Broncos: NFL Betting Trends, Stats And Computer Predictions – Week 12

Written By PlayPicks Staff on November 22, 2021

AFC West rivals will meet in Week 12 when the Los Angeles Chargers (6-4) meet the Denver Broncos (5-5). The Chargers (-2.5) and the Broncos (+125 on the moneyline to win) match up on November 28, 2021 at 4:05 PM ET on CBS. The total for the game is set at 47 points.

This article uses lines current as of November 28, 2021 at 3:48 PM ET. Find all the current odds for this contest in the table below and click here to get the best DraftKings Sportsbook deposit bonus!

Chargers Vs Broncos Odds

Computer Pick

Computer picks for Chargers vs Broncos
ATS pick Over/Under pick
Broncos (+2.5) Under (47)

Predictions are calculated by a data-driven algorithm (raw power score) that ranks head-to-head matchup results within a closed network of games. Prediction confidence is determined by the delta between each team’s raw power score.

Team Stat Rankings

Chargers Broncos
Off. Points per Game (Rank) 26.0 (12) 20.0 (24)
Def. Points per Game (Rank) 26.5 (25) 18.3 (3)
Off. Yards per Play (Rank) 6.0 (5) 5.5 (18)
Def. Yards per Play (Rank) 5.5 (15) 5.5 (15)
Turnovers Allowed (Rank) 10 (5) 11 (7)
Turnovers Forced (Rank) 11 (20) 11 (20)

Chargers Betting Insights

  • Los Angeles has covered the spread five times in 10 games.
  • The Chargers have two wins ATS (2-4) as a 2.5-point favorite or greater this season.
  • This year, four of Los Angeles’ 10 games have gone over the point total.
  • Six times so far this year, Los Angeles and its opponent have combined for more than 47 points.
  • The point total average for Chargers games this season is 50.5, 3.5 points higher than the over/under for this matchup.

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Broncos Betting Insights

  • Denver has five wins in 10 games against the spread this season.
  • The Broncos have covered every time (1-0) as a 2.5-point underdog or more this year.
  • Denver has had two games (out of 10) go over the total this year.
  • Denver games have finished with over 47 points just one time this season.
  • Broncos games average 43.8 total points, 3.2 fewer than the total for this matchup.

Chargers Players to Watch

  • Justin Herbert leads Los Angeles with 2,927 yards (292.7 ypg) on 261-of-394 passing with 22 touchdowns and eight interceptions this season. He also has 207 rushing yards on 39 carries while scoring two touchdowns on the ground.
  • Austin Ekeler has racked up 573 rushing yards on 123 carries, scoring seven touchdowns. He’s also added 405 yards (40.5 per game) on 45 catches with six touchdowns.
  • Keenan Allen has hauled in 74 catches for 810 yards (81.0 yards per game) to lead the team so far this season. He’s found the end zone two times as a receiver.
  • Mike Williams has hauled in 46 receptions totaling 705 yards, finding the end zone seven times as a receiver so far this campaign.
  • Joey Bosa has 6.5 sacks to lead the team, and also has 4.0 TFL and 32 tackles.
  • Derwin James, Los Angeles’ tackle leader, has 86 tackles, 3.0 TFL, 1.5 sacks, and one interception this year.
  • Kyzir White has picked off a team-high two passes. He also has 74 tackles, 5.0 TFL, 1.0 sack, and three passes defended to his name.

Broncos Players to Watch

  • Teddy Bridgewater has recored 2,389 passing yards, or 238.9 per game, so far this season. He has completed 69.2% of his passes and has tossed 14 touchdowns with five interceptions.
  • Melvin Gordon III has carried the ball 118 times for 522 yards, with five touchdowns. He’s also tacked on 21 catches for 161 yards and two touchdowns.
  • Javonte Williams has racked up 514 yards on 103 carries with one touchdown.
  • Courtland Sutton has racked up 617 receiving yards on 43 catches to pace his team so far this season while scoring two touchdowns as a receiver.
  • Tim Patrick has put together a 523-yard season so far with four touchdowns. He’s caught 37 passes on 53 targets.
  • Noah Fant has racked up 379 reciving yards (37.9 ypg) and three touchdowns this season.
  • Malik Reed has collected 5.0 sacks to pace the team, while also recording 3.0 TFL and 31 tackles.
  • Kareem Jackson, Denver’s leading tackler, has 66 tackles, 1.0 TFL, 1.0 sack, and one interception this year.
  • Justin Simmons has a team-high four interceptions to go along with 48 tackles, 1.0 TFL, and nine passes defended.

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