The Los Angeles Chargers (5-4) play the Kansas City Chiefs (7-2) at SoFi Stadium on 21st November at 02:20. A tally of five wins from nine games leaves the Los Angeles Chargers with a divisional ranking of second in the AFC West, while the Kansas City Chiefs are first in the AFC West after collecting seven victories out of a possible nine. It’s now getting toward that time of the year when every match counts. For the Los Angeles Chargers and the Kansas City Chiefs, a victory here could prove to be a game-changer in their respective campaigns.
Los Angeles Chargers VS Kansas City Chiefs Betting lines
Los Angeles Chargers VS Kansas City Chiefs Betting expert picks
Los Angeles Chargers VS Kansas City Chiefs Moneyline
Take the Kansas City Chiefs (-312) to win on the moneyline. The Los Angeles Chargers may have the home-field advantage for this matchup, but recent history in this series is very much not on their side. The visitors are on a two-match winning streak against the Los Angeles Chargers and we’re backing them to continue this trend on Monday.
Los Angeles Chargers VS Kansas City Chiefs Spread
The Kansas City Chiefs (-113) open as the -6.5 point road favorites against the Los Angeles Chargers, according to the oddsmakers. This suggests they should win by over one field goal at the very least. A one-score game anyhow seems to be where the smart money lies, as the last five rounds between the Los Angeles Chargers and the Kansas City Chiefs produced an average winning margin of 7.0 points.
Home-field advantage hasn’t worked its magic for the Los Angeles Chargers recently, at least for spread betting. The hosts have failed to cover the spread in their last three games and counting at the SoFi Stadium. The hosts are also 1-5 ATS in the past ten games at home and 5-5 ATS overall from their previous ten games.
The past five visits to the SoFi Stadium have gone rather well for the Kansas City Chiefs, having bagged five wins by an average winning margin of 8.0 points. The visitors are 3-2 ATS from their five most recent road trips, as well as 5-5 ATS in their last ten games overall.
Los Angeles Chargers VS Kansas City Chiefs Total
There was an average of 47.24 points scored in the previous 25 clashes between the Los Angeles Chargers and the Kansas City Chiefs.
Going for the Over (-112) might be worth a shot, with the total currently set at 50.0 points, as the total average points from the previous five meetings between the Los Angeles Chargers and Kansas City Chiefs was 53.8 points.
The total has averaged 46.5 points in the Los Angeles Chargers’ ten most recent games, as well as 47.2 points in their last five at home. Against the total, the Los Angeles Chargers have gone over in each of their past three home games and are 4-5 in the last ten overall.
As for the Kansas City Chiefs, the average total has been 50.3 points in the away team’s past ten matches and 54.8 points in the last five on the road. Meanwhile, the over-market paid out in three of the last 5 games on the road for the Kansas City Chiefs. All in all, they are 4-6 in their last 10 games.
Los Angeles Chargers VS Kansas City Chiefs Betting trends
- Los Angeles Chargers have failed to cover the spread in five of their last six games at home.
- The Kansas City Chiefs have won the last eight head-to-head matches against the Los Angeles Chargers on the road.
NFL Power Rankings Week 11 2022, Los Angeles Chargers VS Kansas City Chiefs
Los Angeles Chargers Form
The Los Angeles Chargers are 5-4 for the season and their latest match against the San Francisco 49ers ended in a 22-16 defeat, leaving them 5-5 across their past 10 games and 2-3 in the last five at home.
In terms of points added, it’s fair to say the Los Angeles Chargers have a strong and consistent offense. The unit has put 21.6 points on board in the last five matches after all, while averaging 22.2 points for this season. The art of defending isn’t something the Los Angeles Chargers excel in though. By allowing 25.3 points per game, their defense has been below average compared to the rest of the league this year.
In 2021, the Los Angeles Chargers came home in third place in the AFC West standings after going 9-8 across all games. The hosts naturally hope to go even better this season. However, like every other team in the NFL, sealing a spot in the playoff during this regular season is the first and foremost priority for now.
Kansas City Chiefs Form
Form is strong for the Kansas City Chiefs, who beat Jacksonville Jaguars by a 27-17 scoreline last time out, thereby extending their winning streak to three matches. Their overall regular season record is now 7-2 and 3-1 on the road.
A strong offense has been a highlight for the Kansas City Chiefs this season. The unit ranks first in the NFL’s offensive ladder with 30.0 points per game and has put up 28.2 points in the last five matches alone. On the other side of the ball, the defense has been relatively average in the league recently. The visitors have given up 22.0 points in the previous five outings, which is more or less on par with the 22.9 points they’ve allowed per game over the course of the regular season.
In 2021, the Kansas City Chiefs came home in first place in the AFC West standings after going 14-6 across all games. The visitors naturally hope to go even better this season. However, like every other team in the NFL, sealing a spot in the playoffs during this regular season is the first and foremost priority for now.
Los Angeles Chargers VS Kansas City Chiefs H2H history
The previous matchup between these two franchises ended in a 27-24 win for the Kansas City Chiefs at the GEHA Field at Arrowhead Stadium in September 2022. The Kansas City Chiefs are on a eight-match winning streak on the road at the SoFi Stadium and also boast a 16-9 record in the last 25 rounds against the Los Angeles Chargers overall.
While the Los Angeles Chargers averaged 22.64 points, the Kansas City Chiefs performed an average of 24.6 points in their 25 most recent head-to-head games.