Jaguars face Raiders in Week 7 odds
Jacksonville Jaguars vs Oakland Raiders Odds
The Jacksonville Jaguars will be looking for their fifth straight win over the Oakland Raiders when they visit them at the O.co Coliseum this Sunday. Jacksonville is 4-0 SU and ATS in its last four games against the Oakland Raiders.
Both Oakland and Jacksonville are 1-4 SU, 2-3 ATS, and 2-3 on the Over-Under here in 2012. Jacksonville is just 2-10 SU in its last 12 games on the road but is 5-2 ATS over its last seven road games.
The point spread was settled in at 5 favoring the host Raiders earlier in the week, according to Sportsbook.ag. The over under line was hovering around 43, with movement expected during the week at Bovada.
Power Rankings / Prediction:
According to the Power Rankings here at OddsShark it's the No. 27-rated Raiders and the No. 31-rated Jaguars in this matchup. Predictive formulas point to a 10-7 win for the Raiders on Sunday.
How They Match Up:
The game also pits Oakland's No. 29-ranked offense, averaging 17.4 PPG, against a Jaguars defense that ranks No. 25 this week at 27.6 PPG. The Raiders aerial game is averaging 271.4 yards per game, more than the Jaguars secondary allows through the air, 261 YPG per game.
Defensively, the Jaguars feature the league's No. 19-rated road run defense, allowing 123.5 yards per game. Oakland, meanwhile, ranks No. 24 in rushing offense at home.
The Jaguars were a 41-3 loser in their most recent outing at home against the Bears. They failed to cover the 6.5-point spread as underdogs, while the total score (44) made winners of OVER bettors.
Last time out for Oakland, they were a 23-20 loser as they battled the Falcons on the road. The Raiders covered in the match as a 10-point underdog, while 43 combined points moved the game UNDER for totals bettors. Carson Palmer led the way last time out for the Raiders, connecting for 353 passing yards, but failing to earn the victory in a 23-20 loss to the Raiders at Georgia Dome.
Jacksonville Jaguars Trends:
When playing in October are 3-7
When playing on grass are 2-8
After being outgained are 5-5
When playing outside the division are 2-8
Oakland Raiders Trends:
When playing in October are 5-5
When playing on grass are 3-7
After outgaining opponent are 5-5
When playing outside the division are 5-5
A few Jaguars at Raiders trends to consider:
Jacksonville is 4-1 SU in its last 5 games when playing Oakland
The total has gone UNDER in 7 of Jacksonville's last 10 games on the road
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Jacksonville's last 6 games
Jacksonville is 1-4 SU in its last 5 games
The total has gone OVER in 5 of Oakland's last 6 games at home
The total has gone OVER in 8 of Oakland's last 12 games
Oakland is 2-4 ATS in its last 6 games
Oakland is 3-5-1 ATS in its last 9 games at home
Jacksonville at Green Bay, Sunday, October 28
Oakland at Kansas City, Sunday, October 28