Colts open as underdog vs Titans
Indianapolis Colts vs Tennessee Titans Odds
Points could be at a premium this Sunday when the Indianapolis Colts visit the Tennessee Titans at LP Field. The total has gone UNDER in 12 of the last 14 meetings between these two division rivals.
Indianapolis is 0-10 SU and 3-7 ATS in its last 10 games on the road. The Colts have had recent success against Tennessee though with a 6-1 SU record in their last seven games against the Titans.
The Titans were listed as 2.5-point favorites at Bovada and other online sportsbooks, with the total listed at one point at 46.5.
Power Rankings / Prediction:
According to the Power Rankings here at OddsShark it's the No. 31-rated Titans and the No. 22-rated Colts in this matchup. Predictive formulas point to a 18-13 win for the Colts on Sunday.
How They Match Up:
The game also pits Tennessee's No. 20-ranked offense, averaging 21.3 PPG, against a Colts defense that ranks No. 24 this week at 26.3 PPG. The Titans aerial game is averaging 236.6 yards per game, more than the Colts secondary allows through the air, 210.7 YPG per game.
Defensively, the Colts feature the league's No. 32-rated road run defense, allowing 183 yards per game. Tennessee, meanwhile, ranks No. 30 in rushing offense at home.
In their last action, Indianapolis was a 17-13 winner at home against the Browns. They covered the 1-point spread as favorites, while the combined score (30) was profitable news for UNDER bettors. Andrew Luck scored twice in Indianapolis's most recent game, earning a 17-13 win over Cleveland at Lucas Oil Stadium.
Tennessee won its last outing, a 35-34 result against the Bills on October 21. The Titans covered in that game as a 4.5-point underdog, while the 69 combined points took the game OVER the total. Chris Johnson tore up the turf for 195 rushing yards in the latest Titans game, a 35-34 win over the Bills at Ralph Wilson Stadium.
Indianapolis Colts Trends:
When playing in October are 4-6
When playing on grass are 3-7
After outgaining opponent are 5-5
When playing within the division are 5-5
Tennessee Titans Trends:
When playing in October are 6-4
When playing on grass are 6-4
After outgaining opponent are 6-4
When playing within the division are 4-6
A few Colts at Titans trends to consider:
The total has gone UNDER in 6 of Indianapolis's last 7 games when playing Tennessee
Indianapolis is 6-1 SU in its last 7 games when playing Tennessee
The total has gone OVER in 16 of Indianapolis's last 21 games on the road
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Indianapolis's last 7 games when playing on the road against Tennessee
The total has gone UNDER in 6 of Tennessee's last 7 games when playing Indianapolis
The total has gone OVER in 5 of Tennessee's last 6 games
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Tennessee's last 7 games when playing at home against Indianapolis
Tennessee is 4-2 SU in its last 6 games at home
Indianapolis home to Miami, Sunday, November 4
Tennessee home to Chicago, Sunday, November 4