English
Menu

OddsShark Top Sportsbooks

SNF Betting Preview: Patriots at Broncos

Patriots Broncos Sunday Night Football

Is anyone going to stop the New England Patriots this season? Thanks to a 20-13 victory over the Buffalo Bills in Monday Night Football, the Pats improved to a perfect 10-0 SU on the year. New England has been much more pedestrian against the spread, however, going 5-3-2 ATS so far. Next up on the docket is a road tilt versus the Denver Broncos.

Shark Bites
  • The visiting team is 0-5 SU and ATS in the last five games between the Pats and Broncos.
  • The Broncos are 5-2 ATS in their last seven games after an ATS loss.
  • The Patriots are 11-2 SU and 10-3 ATS in their last 13 games against the AFC West.

Denver turned to young signal caller Brock Osweiler to replace the injured Peyton Manning and the Arizona State product did a fine job filling in for the future Hall of Famer. Osweiler threw two touchdowns and 250 yards in the win to go along with a 127.1 quarterback rating. The Broncos have stated the 25-year-old will start once again versus the Pats in the upcoming tilt.

Denver backers will be glad to see the team return to Sports Authority Field at Mile High Stadium. The Broncos are 11-2 SU in their last 13 games at home – a trend that will certainly work in their favor if they hope to slow down the powerhouse Patriots.

Opening Odds & Computer Pick

The Denver Broncos were 5.5-point underdogs at odds maker shops such as Bovada, while the NFL total was set at 47.5 for over under totals betting.

Handicapping prediction models run by the computers at Odds Shark pick a 26-20 result in favor of the Broncos. View the computer score prediction and who will win the pick on the moneyline for all upcoming NFL matchups here.

New England Patriots vs Denver Broncos Matchup

Team Betting Records & Power Rankings

The Denver Broncos sit at 8-2 (5-4-1 ATS) on the season; in comparison, the New England Patriots are currently 10-0 (5-2-3 ATS). Looking to bet on the totals? Denver is 3-5-2 OU, and New England is 5-5 OU. Stay Informed: follow us on Twitter for odds specials, betting line moves and Denver vs New England injuries news.

The game pits the Denver Broncos, currently No. 8 in our Odds Shark NFL Power Rankings, against the New England Patriots, who rate No. 1 in the latest survey.

Statistical Matchup

Offensively, the game matches up the Denver Broncos No. 19-ranked offense (22.2 PPG) against a New England Patriots defense that ranks No. 1 at 18.2 PPG. The Broncos passing attack has averaged 243 yards per game, less than the Patriots give up through the air (252.6 YPG on average).

In comparing defenses, the New England Patriots own the league's No. 18-rated front 7 in terms of stopping the run, allowing 115 yards per game when on the road. Denver, on the other hand, rates No. 19 this week in generating rushing yards at home.

Recent Outings Betting Recap

In their last gridiron battle, Danny Amendola did much of the damage, producing 117 receiving yards as New England beat the Bills 20-13 at Gillette Stadium.

Ronnie Hillman tore up the turf for 102 rushing yards in the latest Broncos game, a 17-15 win over the Bears at Soldier Field.

Betting Trends
  • New England is 2-2-2 ATS in its last 6 games
  • New England is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games
  • New England is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games on the road
  • The total has gone OVER in 4 of New England's last 5 games on the road
  • Denver is 1-3-1 ATS in its last 5 games
  • Denver is 8-2 SU in its last 10 games
  • Denver is 11-2 SU in its last 13 games at home
  • Denver is 1-5 ATS in its last 6 games when playing New England

Next Betting Matchups

New England home to Philadelphia, Sunday, December 6th
Denver at San Diego, Sunday, December 6th

Comments