Chargers vs Ravens: Week 12 action
The Baltimore Ravens have won each of their last three games and will try to make it four straight with a win on the road Sunday against the San Diego Chargers at Qualcomm Stadium.
The Ravens are 9-1 SU vs AFC West teams since 2007, while the Chargers are a money-losing 1-7 ATS past 8 vs AFC North teams.
The Ravens are 2-0-1 ATS over their last three games after going 0-5 ATS over their previous five games.
San Diego is just 1-5 SU and 2-4 ATS over its last six games. The Ravens are 4-2 SU and ATS over their last four games against the Chargers.
The Ravens were listed as 1.5-point underdogs at sportsbooks such as Sportsbook.ag, but it was bet down to PK. The total was listed earlier at 47 over at .
Power Rankings / Prediction:
The Chargers sit at No. 13 in the current NFL Power Rankings here at OddsShark, while the Ravens are at No. 23 on that chart. Math models have concluded that the Ravens will win this game 29-24.
How They Match Up:
Offensively, the game matches up San Diego's No. 16-ranked offense (23.2 PPG) against a Ravens defense that ranks No. 9 at 20.6 PPG. The Chargers passing attack has averaged 228.5 yards per game, less than the Ravens give up through the air (250.1 YPG on average).
Defensively, the Ravens feature the league's No. 32-rated road run defense, allowing 154.8 yards per game. San Diego, meanwhile, ranks No. 10 in rushing offense at home.
Baltimore won its last outing, a 13-10 result against the Steelers on November 18. The Ravens earned a push in that game as a 3-point favorite, while the 23 combined points took the game UNDER the total. In their last game, the Ravens were Week 11 winners, coming out on top of the Steelers by a score of 13-10.
San Diego lost its last outing, a 30-23 result against the Broncos on November 18. The Chargers covered in that game as a 8.5-point underdog, while the 53 combined points took the game OVER the total. The Chargers's last action saw them get a 2-TD performance from Philip Rivers, but they were handed a 30-23 loss by Denver at Sports Authority Field at Mile High.
Baltimore Ravens Trends:
When playing in November are 8-2
When playing on grass are 5-5
After being outgained are 8-2
When playing outside the division are 6-4
San Diego Chargers Trends:
When playing in November are 4-6
When playing on grass are 5-5
After being outgained are 5-5
When playing outside the division are 4-6
A few Ravens at Chargers trends to consider:
Baltimore is 7-1 SU in its last 8 games
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Baltimore's last 6 games on the road
Baltimore is 4-2 SU in its last 6 games when playing San Diego
The total has gone OVER in 6 of Baltimore's last 9 games when playing on the road against San Diego
The total has gone OVER in 6 of San Diego's last 7 games
The total has gone OVER in 4 of San Diego's last 5 games at home
San Diego is 5-2 SU in its last 7 games when playing at home against Baltimore
The total has gone UNDER in 11 of San Diego's last 16 games at home
Baltimore home to Pittsburgh, Sunday, December 2
San Diego home to Cincinnati, Sunday, December 2