The Denver Broncos (3-3) take to the road to visit Kansas City Chiefs (5-2), listed as the Vegas odds betting favorite at Arrowhead Stadium, for a week 8 Monday Night kickoff at 8:30 pm ET.
The Broncos coming off a shutout handed to them by the Los Angeles Chargers will have 10 days to regroup for this matchup. The Broncos QB Trevor Siemian has a 63% completion rating with 1471 yards on the season and 8 TDs.
The Chiefs QB Alex Smith has a 72% completion percentage with 1979 yards and 15 TDs on the season. A running back comparison has the Broncos leading rusher, CJ Anderson, with 391 yards and 1 TD versus the Chiefs leading rusher with 717 yards and 4 TDs.
On the receiving side the top receiver for the Chiefs is Tyreek Hill with 515 yards and 3 TDs and the Broncos Demaryius Thomas has no touchdowns and 389 yards. The NFL oddsmakers’ pick is Kansas City with a point spread of -7(-115) and Denver as road dogs at +7(-105).
The Chiefs will look to turn things around and end the two game losing streak. The Chiefs offense is ranked 3rd in the league with a defensive ranking of 29th. The Broncos offense is ranked 15th in the league with a defensive rank of 1st. Can the #3 offense get through the #1 defense in this Week 8 NFL betting matchup? With a passing and rushing ranking of #5 Kansas City has the talent to. The Chiefs and the Broncos have met 114 times including one postseason game with the Chiefs leading the series at 59-55-0.
As far as home games including 3 games played in Texas in the 1960’s, Kansas City leads the series 37-20-0.
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