Los Angeles Chargers vs Kansas City Chiefs Prediction and Odds
The top two teams of the AFC West division will meet this week as the Chargers welcome the divisional toppers the Chiefs.
In the last meeting between these two earlier this season, the Chargers were able to pull off a win. The Chiefs now look a whole different team when they last faced. They are currently on a 6 games winning streak while the Chargers have won the last two of their games.
Los Angeles Chargers vs Kansas City Chiefs Prediction and Odds: Crowd’s Prediction
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Los Angeles Chargers vs Kansas City Chiefs Prediction: Odds
|Los Angeles Chargers||Kansas City Chiefs||Predicted Winner|
|Smarkets||Odds: 2.32||Odds: 1.61||Chiefs|
|Betway||Odds: 2.40||Odds: 1.60||Chiefs|
Los Angeles Chargers vs Kansas City Chiefs Prediction: Game Preview
The Chargers are currently placed in the second position in the AFC West points table with eight wins and five losses. They are currently enjoying 2 games winning streak. In both games, the Chargers were brilliant on the field with displayed their excellent defense and offense.
Taking about their recent form, against the Bengals they were in their best form as they started the scoring and went on to score 24 points on a stretch. However, the Bengals went on the score 22 points, but by the time the final whistle was blown Chargers added 17 more points taking their tally to 41 points.
In their last game, the Chargers were up against the New York Giants. In the first quarter both the teams looked equally strong but the second and third quarters were dominated by the Chargers. With two touchdowns and three field goals, the Chargers were able to score 24 points in the first two quarters. In the remaining two-quarters Chargers added 13 points. When the game ended Chargers were ahead of Giants by 16 points.
The two victories came after their loss to their divisional team the Broncos. This was their first loss against any of their divisional members. Chargers were able to win their games against the Raiders and the Chiefs earlier. Against the Broncos they were able to cover more yards and hold the possession for a much longer time but could not convert it into a win.
The Chiefs are at present topping the AFC West with nine wins and four losses. They are one spot above their next opponent. The Chiefs are in good form lately and enjoying a winning streak of six games. The wins have come against the top teams in the NFL. The Chiefs are now tearing away every team coming in their way.
The Chiefs have scored 163 points in the last six games they won. From 163 points scored they have managed to score 89 points against the Raiders in two games. In their first game when the Raiders visited them the Chiefs scored 48 points and conceded 9 points while in the 2nd game Chiefs managed 41 points.
Playing against the teams from their own division, they have won three matches out of four until now. The victory against the Broncos in the earlier match was a good show of their defense as they allowed them to score only 9 points. The Broncos had the majority in possession as they held the ball for a longer period. The Chiefs though were able to score 22 points.
The Chiefs have totally worked on their defense and in the recent matches, it was evident on the field. In their last three games, they have conceded only 27 points.
Los Angeles Chargers vs Kansas City Chiefs Prediction and Odds: Key Players
Justin Herbert- The quarterback has completed 338 passes with 3,822 passing yards, 30 touchdowns, 11 interceptions, and 27 sacks.
Austin Ekeler – He has covered 730 rushing yards, 9 touchdowns, and 42 first downs.
Kyzir White – He has a total of 106 tackles including 68 solo tackles, 1 sack, 2 interceptions and 3 passes defended.
Patrik Mahomes – Mahomes has completed 329 passes covering 3,642 passing yards with 27 touchdowns, 12 interceptions and 24 sacks.
Tyreek Hill – In receiving he has completed 1,030 yards with 8 touchdowns and 61 first downs.
Nick Bolton – He has made a total of 88 tackles with 54 solo tackles.
Los Angeles Chargers vs Kansas City Chiefs Prediction and Odds: Injury Report
Los Angeles Chargers
Keenan Allen- He is Ill and will miss the next match.
Asante Samuel Jr. – Will be out of the team for the next match.
Austin Ekeler – Suffering an ankle injury will be doubtful for the next game.
Kansas City Chiefs
Chris Lammons – He has an ankle injury and was placed on the injured reserve team on Saturday.
Jody Fortson – Has a problem with the Achilles. Placed on the reserve list this Friday.
L’Jarius Sneed – He will miss the next match due to personal reasons.
Los Angeles Chargers vs Kansas City Chiefs Prediction: Head-to-Head
Chargers and the Chiefs have met 123 times as of now. The Chiefs have had an upper hand in the series as they have won 64 games while the Chargers have won 58 times. One game between the two teams ended in a tie.
In the season earlier the Chargers visited the Chiefs and were able to come out with a victory. In the last season both the team shared one victory each.
Los Angeles Chargers vs Kansas City Chiefs Prediction and Odds: Match Details
Scheduled Date and Time: 16th December, 8:20 pm ET
Venue: Los Angeles Chargers at SoFi Stadium.
Where To Watch: Channel: FOX Live stream: Sling, Hulu + Live TV, fuboTV, YouTube TV, DirecTV NFL Sunday Ticket, NFL Mobile App.