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San Diego Chargers vs. Pittsburgh Steelers

The San Diego Chargers and the Pittsburgh Steelers will both be trying to pick up a win on Sunday when they battle at Heinz Field.

The Chargers were a 20-13 loser in their most recent outing at home against the Bengals. They failed to cover the 1-point spread as favorites, while the total score (33) made winners of UNDER bettors.

Pittsburgh won its last outing, a 23-20 result against the Ravens on December 2. The Steelers covered in that game as a 6.5-point underdog, while the 43 combined points took the game OVER the total.

Current streak:
San Diego has lost 4 straight games.

Team records:
San Diego: 4-8 SU, 5-7 ATS
Pittsburgh: 7-5 SU, 5-6-1 ATS

San Diego most recently:
When playing in December are 6-4
When playing on grass are 3-7
After being outgained are 4-6
When playing outside the division are 3-7

Pittsburgh most recently:
When playing in December are 8-2
When playing on grass are 4-6
After outgaining opponent are 6-4
When playing outside the division are 6-4

A few trends to consider:
The total has gone OVER in 4 of San Diego's last 5 games on the road
The total has gone OVER in 4 of San Diego's last 6 games when playing on the road against Pittsburgh
The total has gone OVER in 6 of San Diego's last 9 games
San Diego is 2-6 ATS in its last 8 games
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Pittsburgh's last 5 games at home
Pittsburgh is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games when playing at home against San Diego
Pittsburgh is 8-1 SU in its last 9 games when playing San Diego
Pittsburgh is 7-1 SU in its last 8 games at home

Next up:
San Diego home to Carolina, Sunday, December 16
Pittsburgh at Dallas, Sunday, December 16