Ravens vs Redskins Betting Preview
The Washington Redskins are 3-0 SU and ATS over their last three games and will look to keep their playoff hopes alive with another win this Sunday at FedExField hosting the Baltimore Ravens.
Baltimore is 4-1 SU and 3-1-1 ATS over its last five games after having its four-game winning streak ended last Sunday.
Washington is 1-3 SU and ATS in its last four games against Baltimore. The total went UNDER in all four of those games.
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Power Rankings / Prediction:
This game matches up the No. 9 (Redskins) and the No. 19 (Ravens) teams in the league, according to our current NFL Power Rankings at OddsShark. A 29-25 result in favor of the Ravens is predicted by handicapping models.
How They Match Up:
Offensively, the game matches up Washington's No. 8-ranked offense (26 PPG) against a Ravens defense that ranks No. 8 at 20.2 PPG. The Redskins passing attack has averaged 216.5 yards per game, less than the Ravens give up through the air (246.5 YPG on average).
Defensively, the Ravens feature the league's No. 30-rated road run defense, allowing 144.2 yards per game. Washington, meanwhile, ranks No. 1 in rushing offense at home.
In their last action, Baltimore was a 23-20 loser at home against the Steelers. They failed to cover the 6.5-point spread as favorites, while the combined score (43) was profitable news for OVER bettors. The Ravens suffered a Week 13 loss against Pittsburgh in their last game, falling 23-20 at M&T Bank Stadium.
In their last action, Washington was a 17-16 winner at home against the Giants. They covered the 2.5-point spread as underdogs, while the combined score (33) was profitable news for UNDER bettors. Alfred Morris ran through the New York defense for 124 yards in Washington's last game, handing the Giants a 17-16 setback on Monday at FedExField.
Baltimore Ravens Trends:
When playing in December are 6-4
When playing on grass are 6-4
After being outgained are 8-2
When playing outside the division are 6-4
Washington Redskins Trends:
When playing in December are 3-7
When playing on grass are 4-6
After being outgained are 4-6
When playing outside the division are 3-7
A few Ravens at Redskins trends to consider:
The total has gone UNDER in 6 of Baltimore's last 7 games when playing Washington
Baltimore is 4-1 SU in its last 5 games
Baltimore is 4-1 SU in its last 5 games on the road
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Baltimore's last 5 games on the road
The total has gone UNDER in 6 of Washington's last 7 games when playing Baltimore
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Washington's last 6 games
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Washington's last 5 games at home
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Washington's last 5 games when playing at home against Baltimore
Baltimore home to Denver, Sunday, December 16
Washington at Cleveland, Sunday, December 16