Denver Broncos vs Las Vegas Raiders Prediction, 11/15/2020 NFL Pick, Tips and Odds, Week 10
Game: Denver Broncos vs Las Vegas Raiders
Date: Sunday, November 15, 2020
Location: Allegiant Stadium in Las Vegas, NV
Odds/Point Spread: Las Vegas -5
Allegiant Stadium is the venue where Derek Carr and the Las Vegas Raiders (5-3) will play the Denver Broncos (3-5) on Sunday. Las Vegas opens this contest as 5-point favorites. The total has been set at 51.
The Denver Broncos come into this matchup with a record of 3-5 for this year. In their last game they played the Atlanta Falcons and were beaten 34-27. Drew Lock went 25/48 with 313 yards passing and threw 2 TD's. He gave away 1 interception in the game. Lock led the team in rushing for that game. He had a long run of 16 yards and he tallied 1 TD for the game. He ran for a total of 47 yards on 7 carries which had him averaging 6.7 yards per carry. Jerry Jeudy was the leader in receiving yardage by racking up 125 yards on 7 catches. He notched an average of 17.9 yards per catch for that game. The Denver Broncos ran the ball a total of 22 times and racked up a total of 103 yards which had them averaging 4.7 yards per carry. On the day, they ran 71 plays which added up to 405 yards. Overall, the Broncos racked up 23 first downs and they had a total of 5 infractions for 65 yards. When discussing the defense, Denver allowed 25 completions on 35 throws totaling 271 yards, and a completion percentage of 71.0%. On the ground, the Broncos allowed 92 yards on 32 runs which is an average of 2.9 yards per run allowed. On the day, they gave up a total of 363 yards and forced 1 turnover.
When it comes to putting points on the board, the Denver Broncos are sitting at 21.8 points per contest. Offensively they are averaging 111.6 yards on the ground which ranks them 16th in the league. The Broncos have tallied 2,693 total yards for the year. In terms of getting in the endzone, Denver has earned 11 passing touchdowns and 7 rushing touchdowns. The Broncos are ranked 22nd in the NFL when it comes to team defense, giving up 27.1 points per game. They are allowing teams to run for an average of 4.3 yards per rushing attempt and 119.5 rushing yards per contest this season. Over the course of this year, they have given up 956 rushing yards through 8 outings. Regarding yards through the air, the Broncos have given up 1,927 yards which puts them in 11th in the NFL. Over the course of their 8 games, they have conceded 240.9 yards per contest through the air in addition to conceding a completion percentage of 66.7%. For the season, they have relinquished 360.4 yards/contest putting them 16th in the league.
The Raiders head into this matchup 5-3 for this season. In their last outing they faced the Los Angeles Chargers and earned the victory by a score of 31-26. Devontae Booker paced the team on the ground for that contest. He broke a long run for 23 yards and he added 1 touchdown in the game. He racked up a total of 68 yards via 8 carries which means he ran for an average of 8.5 yards per run. Hunter Renfrow was the leader in receiving yardage by racking up 60 yards on 2 catches. He notched an average of 30.0 yards per reception for that contest. Derek Carr went 13/23 with 165 yards through the air and added 2 TD's. He walked away with no picks. The Las Vegas Raiders rushed the ball a total of 26 times and generated 161 yards which gave them an average of 6.2 yards per run. In the game, the Raiders totaled 16 1st downs and they had 2 infractions for 10 yards. For the game, they totaled 50 plays for 320 yards. In terms of defense, Las Vegas conceded 28 completions on 42 tries totaling 312 yards, and a completion percentage of 67.0%. For this contest, they conceded 440 yards and earned 1 turnover. In the running game, the Raiders conceded 128 yards on 31 attempts which means they had an average of 4.1 yards per rushing attempt allowed.
During the season thus far, the Raiders have thrown for a total of 1,923 passing yards along with holding an average of 240.4 throwing yards per contest, which is ranked 19th in the league. The Las Vegas Raiders have an average of 371.6 yards per contest which has them ranked 14th in the league. They have an average of 131.3 run yards per game and have run for 1,050 yards for the season. Regarding the points being put on the board, the Raiders are 11th out of all teams in football holding an average of 27.3 points per game. When it comes to passing yards, the Raiders have allowed 2,137 yards which puts them in 23rd in the NFL. In total, they have given up 385.6 yards per outing which ranks them 23rd in the league. The Raiders rank 24th in the National Football League concerning the opposition scoring, allowing 28.6 points per contest. They are allowing an average of 4.5 yards per rush on the ground and 118.5 yards on the ground per game this year. In their 8 games, they are giving up 267.1 yards per contest through the air and allowed a completion percentage of 63.7%. During the season, they have allowed 948 yards via the running game in 8 contests.
Who will win tonight's Broncos/Raiders NFL game against the spread?
Tony's Pick: Take the Broncos +5
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