Wish to wager on that? The SuperBook at Westgate Las Vegas opened the over/beneath at 64 factors.
In keeping with ESPN, if that line holds, it will be the best since at the least 1986, when the community started monitoring betting data. The best O/U since that point, 62, got here in 2009 in a sport between the Rams and 49ers. The Rams gained that sport, 34-24.
It will be tempting to hurry out and wager the mortgage cost that the 2 groups will rating greater than that … after which some. The Chiefs (35.3 factors per sport) and Rams (33.5) are second and third within the NFL in scoring this season — the Saints are first at 36.7, due to a 51-14 win over the Bengals on Sunday.
However, there are a number of components to contemplate.
The sport website, Estadio Azteca, sits at 7,200 toes altitude, so image poor Tyreek Hill operating all these man-in-motion routes in that skinny air. Add the unique locale and the groups’ unfamiliarity with the stadium and who is aware of how that may impression the sport.
Then once more, these two defenses are exploitable, the offenses can strike fast, and so they may hit that over/beneath within the third quarter.
Within the NFL’s two earlier journeys to Mexico Metropolis, the Raiders beat the Texans 27-20 in 2016 and the Patriots defeated the Raiders 33-Eight final yr.