Week 2 of the NFL season kicks off on Thursday night, as the Denver Broncos travel to Kansas City to take on the Chiefs. The game at Arrowhead Stadium is scheduled to start at 8:25 PM ET, and the Chiefs are currently a minor home favorite with the sports gambling experts.
Denver is 1-0 SU, and 1-0 ATS so far this season. This will be their first road game, and the total has gone UNDER in their one game of the season. They are coming off of a 19-13 win over the Baltimore Ravens, where they won against the spread as 4 ½ point home favorites, and the total went UNDER the 46 ½ point line that was set by our sportsbook.
Kansas City is 1-0 SU and 1-0 ATS overall this year. This will be their first home game, and the total went OVER in their first game of the season. They are coming off of a 27-20 win over the Houston Texans, where they won against the spread as 1 point road favorites. The total went OVER the 41 point line that was set by the betting oddsmakers.
The Broncos are 5-0 ATS against AFC West opponents, 6-1 ATS on Thursday night, and 2-5 ATS after a SU win. They are 2-5 ATS against teams with a winning record, and 0-5 ATS after a win spreadwise. The total has gone UNDER in 5 of their last 6 games after a SU win, OVER in 31 of their last 42 against teams with a winning record. The total has gone UNDER in 5 of their last 7 against the AFC.
The Chiefs are 4-0 ATS in September games, and 6-1 ATS at home. They are 9-3 ATS against AFC opponents, and 6-2 ATS against the AFC West. They are 11-5 ATS overall lately. The total has gone UNDER in 14 of their last 17 games in Week 2 of the season, and UNDER in 27 of their last 38 home games. The total has gone UNDER in 18 of their last 27 against the AFC West.
Between these teams, the Broncos are 4-1 ATS lately, and 5-1 ATS when playing in Kansas City. The road team is 9-4 ATS in this series. The total has gone UNDER in 7 of their last 9 meetings, and UNDER in 4 of their last 5 in KC.
They last met in November 2014, when the Broncos won 29-16, and won against the spread as 1 point road underdogs. The total went UNDER the 49 point line that was set by the sportsbook experts.
For Thursday's game, the Chiefs are listed as 3 point home favorites, with an over/under of 42 points. The Chiefs are listed at -170 on the moneyline, with the Broncos are +150.