The Denver Broncos (7-9) are considered 9.5-point underdogs against the Kansas City Chiefs (11-5) in Week 18 of the 2021 NFL season, according to Tipico Sportsbook. The over/under for total points scored between the two teams has been set at 43.5.
Denver’s games have averaged 37.8 points per contest this year while Kansas City’s games have averaged 49.6 points per contest this season. That’s a combined weekly average of 43.7 points between the two teams, just above this week’s over/under line.
When the Broncos faced the Chiefs on the road earlier this season, Denver was also considered a 9.5-point underdog in Week 13, and the game’s over/under was 46.5. Kansas City won by 13 points that week (31 total points were scored).
Last week, the Broncos opened as 5.5-point underdogs against the Los Angeles Chargers and Denver lost by 21 points. The Chiefs were considered 5.5-point favorites against the Cincinnati Bengals last week and Kansas City lost by three points.
The Broncos are 7-9 against the spread this season; Kansas City is 8-8.
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