Cincinnati Bengals vs Kansas City Chiefs Odds
The Kansas City Chiefs will try to avoid losing their seventh straight game when they host the Cincinnati Bengals at Arrowhead Stafium Sunday. The Chiefs are 2-4 ATS over their current six-game losing streak.
The total has gone UNDER in seven of the last eight games between Kansas City and Cincinnati. The Bengals are 3-1 SU and 2-2 ATS in their last four games against the Chiefs.
The visitors opened as 3-point favorites in this one at most sportsbooks tracked here at OddsShark (including BetOnline), while the total was hovering around 44 at most shops.
Power Rankings / Prediction:
The Power Rankings at OddsShark have the No. 20-rated Bengals taking on the No. 23-rated Chiefs in this contest. Handicapping models indicate a 22-11 win for the Bengals on Sunday.
How They Match Up:
Offensively, the game matches up Kansas City's No. 30-ranked offense (16.2 PPG) against a Bengals defense that ranks No. 25 at 25.7 PPG. The Chiefs passing attack has averaged 201 yards per game, less than the Bengals give up through the air (234.7 YPG on average).
In comparing defenses, the Bengals own the league's No. 20-rated front 7 in terms of stopping the run, allowing 125.8 yards per game when on the road. Kansas City, on the other hand, rates No. 7 this week in generating rushing yards at home.
Last time out for Cincinnati, they were a 31-13 winner as they battled the Giants at home. The Bengals covered in the match as a 3.5-point underdog, while 44 combined points moved the game UNDER for totals bettors. Andy Dalton dusted the Giants secondary for 4 TDs last time out as the Bengals defeated New York 31-13 at Paul Brown Stadium.
The Chiefs were a 16-13 loser in their most recent outing on the road against the Steelers. They covered the 12.5-point spread as underdogs, while the total score (29) made winners of UNDER bettors. Jamaal Charles ran through the Pittsburgh defense for 100 yards in Kansas City's last game, but the Chiefs still lost a 16-13 decision at Heinz Field.
Cincinnati Bengals Trends:
When playing in November are 3-7
When playing on grass are 5-5
After being outgained are 4-6
When playing outside the division are 6-4
Kansas City Chiefs Trends:
When playing in November are 2-8
When playing on grass are 2-8
After outgaining opponent are 4-6
When playing outside the division are 3-7
A few Bengals at Chiefs trends to consider:
The total has gone UNDER in 7 of Cincinnati's last 8 games when playing Kansas City
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Cincinnati's last 5 games when playing on the road against Kansas City
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Cincinnati's last 5 games on the road
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Cincinnati's last 6 games
The total has gone UNDER in 7 of Kansas City's last 8 games when playing Cincinnati
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Kansas City's last 5 games when playing at home against Cincinnati
Kansas City is 6-2 SU in its last 8 games when playing at home against Cincinnati
The total has gone UNDER in 8 of Kansas City's last 11 games at home
Cincinnati home to Oakland, Sunday, November 25
Kansas City home to Denver, Sunday, November 25