Tennessee Titans at Los Angeles Chargers - 10/21/18 NFL Pick, Odds, and Prediction
Tennessee Titans (3-3) at Los Angeles Chargers (4-2)
NFL Football: Sunday, October 21, 2018 at 9:30 am (Wembley Stadium)
The Line: Los Angeles Chargers -6.5 -- Over/Under: 45.5 See the Latest Odds
The Tennessee Titans and Los Angeles Chargers meet Sunday in NFL action at Wembley Stadium.
The Tennessee Titans look for a statement victory here to get a game above a .500 record. The Tennessee Titans have lost five of their last seven non-home games. Marcus Mariota is completing 63.6 percent of his passes for 793 yards, two touchdowns and four interceptions. Mariota has zero touchdown passes in four of his last five games. Corey Davis and Taywan Taylor have combined for 567 receiving yards and two touchdowns while Dion Lewis has 23 receptions. The Tennessee Titans ground game is averaging 98.5 yards per contest, and Derrick Henry leads the way with 240 yards on 72 carries. Defensively, Tennessee is allowing 17.8 points and 337.8 yards per game. Jayon Brown leads the Tennessee Titans with 40 tackles, Jurrell Casey has three sacks and Adoree' Jackson has two interceptions.
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The Los Angeles Chargers look to build on their three-game winning streak to remain in the AFC playoff picture. The Los Angeles Chargers have split their last eight non-home games. Philip Rivers is completing 68.6 percent of his passes for 1,702 yards, 15 touchdowns and three interceptions. Rivers has two touchdown passes in each of his last seven games. Keenan Allen and Tyrell Williams have combined for 744 receiving yards and four touchdowns while Melvin Gordon has 30 receptions. The Los Angeles Chargers ground game is averaging 137.3 yards per contest, and Gordon leads the way with 466 yards and six touchdowns. Defensively, Los Angeles is allowing 24 points and 357.7 yards per game. Denzel Perryman leads the Los Angeles Chargers with 39 tackles, Derwin James has 3.5 sacks and Desmond King has two interception.
The Titans are 7-2 ATS in their last 9 games on grass, 9-3 ATS vs. a team with a winning record and 17-42-4 ATS in their last 63 vs. AFC. The Chargers are 4-1 ATS in their last 5 vs. AFC and 1-4 ATS in their last 5 games following a ATS win. The Titans are 0-6 ATS in their last 6 meetings in Los Angeles, 0-9-1 ATS in their last 10 meetings and the favorite is 3-0-1 ATS in their last 4 meetings.
The Tennessee Titans looked like they were turning things around until they averaged six points in their last two games and have been held to 12 or less points in three of their last four games. The Los Angeles Chargers have scored no less than 23 points in all six games this season and three of their four wins have come by double digits. The Tennessee Titans have covered five of their last seven games when an underdog of at least five points. The Los Angeles Chargers have covered six of their last eight games when a favorite of at least five points. While trips across the pond are tricky, the Chargers are the better team and have a huge advantage at quarterback. If the Titans can't find offense, the Chargers will hop the floor in this game.