Packers visit Chargers in Week 9 Odds
It has the potential to be the best and most bet on game of Week 9, but the trends indicate that the Green Bay Packers may have their way with the Chargers in San Diego on Sunday.
The Packers are 5-0 SU and ATS against San Diego since 1985 and they have won 7 in a row on the road. Green Bay is also 15-1 SU in its past 16 games as chalk (12-4 ATS).
But the pro-Packers trends don't stop there. They are 8-0 SU and ATS past 8 vs AFC West teams and they are 4-0-1 ATS past 5 years following their BYE week.
San Diego meanwhile has played 7 straight home unders while being a tough underdog, going 9-3-1 ATS the past 13 times as an underdog.
Power Rankings / Prediction:
It's a betting matchup between the No. 9-rated Chargers and the No. 10-ranked Packers, according to the NFL Power Rankings here at Odds Shark. Predictive-scoring models run on this game indicate a potential 37-25 result in favor of the Packers.
How They Match Up:
The game also pits San Diego's No. 15-ranked offense, averaging 23 PPG, against a Packers defense that ranks No. 9 this week at 20.1 PPG. The Chargers aerial game is averaging 283.4 yards per game, less than the Packers secondary allows through the air, 288.9 YPG per game.
Defensively, the Packers feature the league's No. 6-rated road run defense, allowing 99.2 yards per game. San Diego, meanwhile, ranks No. 22 in rushing offense at home.
The Packers were a 33-27 winner in their most recent outing on the road against the Vikings. They failed to cover the 10–point spread as favorites, while the total score (60) made winners of OVER bettors. Aaron Rodgers dusted the Vikings secondary for 3 TDs last time out as the Packers defeated Minnesota 33-27 at The Metrodome.
The Chargers were a 23-20 loser in their most recent outing on the road against the Chiefs. They failed to cover the 3–point spread as favorites, while the total score (43) made winners of UNDER bettors. In their last game, San Diego's aerial attack generated 369 yards but it was the Chiefs coming away with a 23-20 victory over San Diego at Arrowhead Stadium.
Green Bay Packers Trends:
When playing in November are 5-5
When playing on grass are 10-0
After being outgained are 8-2
When playing outside the division are 9-1
San Diego Chargers Trends:
When playing in November are 8-2
When playing on grass are 8-2
After outgaining opponent are 6-4
When playing outside the division are 6-4
A few Packers at Chargers trends to consider:
Green Bay is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games
Green Bay is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games on the road
Green Bay is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games when playing San Diego
The total has gone UNDER in 11 of Green Bay's last 15 games on the road
San Diego is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games at home
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of San Diego's last 5 games at home
San Diego is 11-5 SU in its last 16 games
The total has gone OVER in 4 of San Diego's last 6 games when playing Green Bay
Green Bay home to Minnesota, Monday, November 14
San Diego home to Oakland, Thursday, November 10