Broncos vs Panthers Game Preview
Denver Broncos vs Carolina Panthers Odds
The Denver Broncos hope to extend their winning streak both SU and ATS to four Sunday when they visit the Carolina Panthers at Bank of America Stadium. The Broncos are 3-0 SU and ATS over their last three games and 4-1 SU and ATS over their last five.
Carolina is just 2-6 SU and ATS over its last eight home games including a current 0-3 SU and ATS stretch at home since beating New Orleans at home in Week 2.
Power Rankings / Prediction:
According to the Power Rankings here at OddsShark it's the No. 21-rated Panthers and the No. 5-rated Broncos in this matchup. Predictive formulas point to a 31-19 win for the Broncos on Sunday.
How They Match Up:
The game also pits Carolina's No. 27-ranked offense, averaging 18.6 PPG, against a Broncos defense that ranks No. 13 this week at 21.9 PPG. The Panthers aerial game is averaging 228.6 yards per game, more than the Broncos secondary allows through the air, 221 YPG per game.
In comparing defenses, the Broncos own the league's No. 20-rated front 7 in terms of stopping the run, allowing 124.8 yards per game when on the road. Carolina, on the other hand, rates No. 12 this week in generating rushing yards at home.
Denver won its last outing, a 31-23 result against the Bengals on November 4. The Broncos covered in that game as a 5.5-point favorite, while the 54 combined points took the game OVER the total. Peyton Manning dusted the Bengals secondary for 3 TDs last time out as the Broncos defeated Cincinnati 31-23 at Paul Brown Stadium.
The Panthers were a 21-13 winner in their most recent outing on the road against the Redskins. They covered the 3-point spread as underdogs, while the total score (34) made winners of UNDER bettors. The Panthers grabbed a Week 9 victory over the Redskins in their last game, winning 21-13 at FedExField.
Denver Broncos Trends:
When playing in November are 7-3
When playing on grass are 7-3
After being outgained are 8-2
When playing outside the division are 4-6
Carolina Panthers Trends:
When playing in November are 2-8
When playing on grass are 4-6
After being outgained are 3-7
When playing outside the division are 3-7
A few Broncos at Panthers trends to consider:
The total has gone OVER in 6 of Denver's last 7 games on the road
Denver is 4-1 SU in its last 5 games
The total has gone OVER in 7 of Denver's last 10 games
Denver is 2-4 ATS in its last 6 games on the road
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Carolina's last 6 games
Carolina is 2-6 ATS in its last 8 games at home
Carolina is 2-6 SU in its last 8 games at home
Carolina is 1-5 SU in its last 6 games
Denver home to San Diego, Sunday, November 18
Carolina home to Tampa Bay, Sunday, November 18