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The Oakland Raiders take on the Kansas City Chiefs in an AFC West matchup with big playoff implications. The Chiefs are 10-5 while the Raiders come in at 7-8.
The Raiders have been eliminated from playoff contention but have improved greatly since last season. Kansas City has already clinched a playoff berth but is fighting to win the AFC West.
According to OddsShark, the Chiefs are favored by seven points. The over-under is set at 43.5 points.
Oakland is 7-8 against the spread this season while Kansas City has been 8-7. The total has gone under in four of the last six home games for the Chiefs.
The OddsShark computer projected a 27.1-14 Chiefs victory. The computer is taking Kansas City to cover and under on the point total.
Heavy likes the Chiefs to continue their winning streak but by a closer margin. Oakland is going to try to finish the season strong but the Kansas City defense at home will be too much for them to pull off the upset.
Heavy’s Pick: Chiefs 28 Raiders 24. Raiders +7. Over on the point total.