Kansas City Chiefs at Los Angeles Rams Week 11 NFL Picks & Predictions 11/19/2018
Monday, November 19, 2018
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The Kansas City Chiefs travel to Estadio Azteca to take on the Los Angeles Rams on Monday, November 19, 2018. The opening line for this game has Los Angeles as 1 point favorites. The over/under has been set at 64.
The Chiefs have an ATS record of 8-2-0 while their over/under record is 5-4-1. The Rams have an over/under record of 5-5-0 and they are 4-6-0 against the spread.
Valuable Kansas City Chiefs Betting Trends
The Kansas City Chiefs are 5-4-1 against the over/under
The Kansas City Chiefs are 8-2-0 against the spread
Important Los Angeles Rams Betting Trends
The Los Angeles Rams are 5-5-0 against the over/under
The Los Angeles Rams are 4-6-0 against the spread
Key Kansas City Chiefs Injuries
11/13/18 WR Sammy Watkins Ankle is upgraded to probable Monday vs LA Rams
11/11/18 DB Eric Berry Heel is questionable Monday vs LA Rams
11/11/18 LB Justin Houston Hamstring is questionable Monday vs LA Rams
11/11/18 OL Mitch Morse Concussion is questionable Monday vs LA Rams
10/23/18 OL Jordan Devey Undisclosed IR
10/23/18 LB Terrance Smith Knee IR
10/13/18 WR De'Anthony Thomas Leg IR
10/10/18 DB Armani Watts Undisclosed IR
10/10/18 OL Laurent Duvernay-Tardif Fibula IR
09/04/18 WR Byron Pringle Hamstring IR
09/04/18 OL Dillon Gordon Shoulder IR
09/04/18 RB J.D. Moore Undisclosed IR
09/04/18 OL Tejan Koroma Knee IR
Key Los Angeles Rams Injuries
11/12/18 WR Cooper Kupp ACL is out for season
11/11/18 LB Ogbonnia Okoronkwo Foot is questionable Monday vs Kansas City
10/01/18 DT Dominique Easley Knee IR
09/26/18 CB Aqib Talib Ankle IR
09/20/18 WR Mike Thomas Hip IR
09/12/18 WR Pharoh Cooper Ankle IR
09/04/18 LB Carlos Thompson Undisclosed IR
09/04/18 LB Garrett Sickels Undisclosed IR
09/04/18 DE Morgan Fox Knee IR
09/04/18 DE Ryan Davis Undisclosed IR
08/11/18 CB Kevin Peterson ACL IR
Useful Offensive Statistics
The Kansas City Chiefs are 6th in the NFL in points scored with 353. They have run 609 plays this season for 4,231 yards, which ranks them 5th in the league in total offense. The Chiefs average 6.9 yards per play, which is 2nd in the National Football League. As a team they have accumulated a total of 240 1st downs this year, placing them 10th overall as an offensive unit. On the ground Kansas City has run for 1,176 yards as a team, which ranks 9th in the NFL. They've run 247 times, averaging 4.8 yards per carry as a rushing unit. The Chiefs have been penalized on offense 84 times for 679 yards so far this season, which has them 6th in the league in penalties. Patrick Mahomes has thrown for 3,150 yards this season. He has completed 231 passes on 345 attempts for a completion percentage of 67%. His quarterback rating is 117.4. He averages 9.1 yards per pass attempt and 13.6 yards per completion.
Kansas City is 15th in the league in points allowed on defense with 240. They have surrendered a total of 4,107 yards on D, which is 28th in the NFL. The Chiefs are ranked 26th in yards per play allowed with 6. Their pass defense has given up 6.4 net yards per pass attempt, placing them 25th in the league as a unit. Opposing offenses have completed 265 passes on 419 attempts against the Kansas City Chiefs defense this season, placing them 9th and 27th in the National Football League. The Kansas City pass defense has also given up a total of 2,890 yards through the air, which is 29th overall in total pass defense. Their rushing defense has allowed 240 attempts for 1,217 yards this year, putting them in 25th place in the league against the run. The Chiefs have committed 66 penalties for 543 yards on the defensive side of the ball this season. That ranks them 8th in the NFL. They've given up a score on 40.2% of possessions on defense, which is 17th in the league.
Special Teams Stats
Kansas City is ranked 15th in the league in punt returns with 16. They've accumulated 223 punt return yards and average 13.9 yards per return, which is 26th in the NFL. Their longest punt return so far this year is 91 yards. They have returned 18 kicks for 444 yards on special teams, ranking 1st in kick return yardage. The Chiefs average 24.7 yards per kick return and have a long of 97 yards this year. They are 1st in the league in all-purpose yards with 4,993. The Kansas City Chiefs have attempted 17 field goals this season and made 16, which is 1st in the National Football League. Their kickers have a field goal percentage of 94.1%. Kansas City Chiefs kickers have made 95% of their extra points, going 41 for 43 this year. Their punters have totaled 1,270 yards on 28 punts, averaging 45.4 yards per punt. That places them 14th in the NFL in punting average.
Useful Offensive Statistics
The Los Angeles Rams have run for 1,448 yards as a unit, which ranks 8th in the league. They've run 295 times, averaging 4.9 yards per rush as a unit. The Rams have been penalized on offense 55 times for 483 yards so far this year, which has them 16th in the NFL in penalties. They are 1st in the National Football League in points scored with 335. They have run 648 plays this year for 4,480 yards, which ranks them 10th in the NFL in total offense. The Rams average 6.9 yards per play, which is 7th in the league. As a team they have accumulated a total of 250 1st downs this season, ranking them 16th overall as an offensive unit. Jared Goff has completed 227 throws while attempting 332 passes for a completion percentage of 68.4%. He has passed for 3,134 yards this year. He averages 13.8 yards per completion and 9.4 yards per pass attempt. His quarterback rating this season is 113.
The Rams rush defense has given up 235 attempts for 1,221 yards this season, putting them in 28th place in the NFL against the run. They have had 54 penalties for 474 yards on defense this year. That places them 3rd in the league. They've allowed a score on 38.7% of possessions on defense, which is 8th in the NFL. Los Angeles is 12th in the NFL in points surrendered on defense with 231. They have given up a total of 3,552 yards on D, which is 19th in the league. The Rams are 19th in yards per play allowed with 6. Their pass defense has allowed 6.6 net yards per pass attempt, ranking them 11th in the National Football League. Opponent offenses have completed 213 throws on 328 attempts against the Los Angeles Rams defense this season, ranking them 8th and 20th in the league. The Rams pass defense has also surrendered a total of 2,331 yards in the air, which is 13th overall in total pass defense.
Special Teams Stats
The Los Angeles Rams have tried 26 field goals this season and made 21, which is 2nd in the league. Their kickers have a FG percentage of 80.8%. Los Angeles kickers have made 97% of their extra points, going 30 for 31 this season. Their punters have accumulated 1,071 yards on 25 punts, averaging 42.8 yards per punt. That ranks them 4th in the NFL in punting average. Los Angeles is 2nd in the NFL in punt returns with 20. They've totaled 257 punt return yards and are averaging 12.9 yards per return, which is 4th in the league. Their longest punt return this season is 60 yards. They have returned 28 kicks for 614 yards on special teams, placing them 3rd in kick return yardage. The Rams average 21.9 yards per kick return and have a long of 40 yards this season. They are 3rd in the National Football League in all-purpose yards with 5,465.
Who will win tonight's Chiefs/Rams NFL game against the spread?
Tony's Pick: Take the Chiefs +1
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