Baltimore Ravens vs. Las Vegas Raiders: Best Odds and Preview for Week 1

By BestOdds Analyst | September 13, 2021, 7:33 pm

The Baltimore Ravens (0-0) are favored by 3.5 points versus the Las Vegas Raiders (0-0) on September 13, 2021, starting at 8:15 PM ET. The matchup has an over/under of 50.5 points.

Best odds for Ravens vs. Raiders

Welcome to the BestOdds betting breakdown where we use data from our industry leading partner, Sportradar, to identify performance trends in order to analyze teams’ chances in the upcoming game.

Today, we are looking at the NFL matchup between the Baltimore Ravens and Las Vegas Raiders in which the Ravens are currently the pick among bettors to cover the spread.

Ravens Vs. Raiders Spread Betting Action

Ravens vs Raiders Moneyline Action
Ravens Raiders
Bet % 76% 24%
Stake % 69% 31%

Baltimore stats and betting info

Betting trends for Baltimore

  • Baltimore put together a 10-5-1 record against the spread last season.
  • The Ravens covered the spread nine times last season (9-5-1 ATS) when playing as at least 3.5-point favorites.
  • Last season, the combined scoring went over the point total seven times in Baltimore’s games.
Stat Average (Total) Rank
Pass yards 182.4 (2919) 32
Rush yards 191.9 (3071) 1
Points scored 29.3 (468) 7
Pass yards against 238.0 (3808) 9
Rush yards against 108.8 (1740) 8
Points allowed 18.9 (303) 2

Key players for Baltimore

  • Last season, Lamar Jackson had 2,757 passing yards (183.8 yards per game), a 64.4% completion percentage (242-of-376), 26 touchdowns, and only nine interceptions. He also added 1,005 rushing yards on 159 carries with seven rushing touchdowns (averaging 67.0 yards per game).
  • Latavius Murray racked up 656 yards on 146 carries (43.7 ypg), with four rushing touchdowns last season.
  • In the previous season, Marquise Brown hauled in 58 catches for 769 yards (48.1 ypg) while he was targeted 100 times. He also scored eight touchdowns.
  • Mark Andrews also filled up his receiving stat line last year. He grabbed 58 receptions for 701 yards and seven touchdowns. He was targeted 88 times and averaged 50.1 receiving yards per game.
  • Sammy Watkins reeled in 37 passes on 55 targets for 421 yards and two touchdowns, putting up 26.3 yards per game last year.

Baltimore injuries

Ravens: Justin Madubuike: Out (Knee), Chris Moore: Out (Finger), Justice Hill: Out (Thigh), Tyre Phillips: Questionable (Ankle)

BestOdds rating 9.4
Risk Free Bet Up To $5,000

Las Vegas stats and betting info

Betting trends for Las Vegas

  • Las Vegas went 8-8-0 ATS last season.
  • The Raiders had an ATS record of 3-3 when playing as at least 3.5-point underdogs last season.
  • In Las Vegas’ games last year, the combined scoring went over the point total 13 times.
Stat Average (Total) Rank
Pass yards 273.9 (4383) 9
Rush yards 119.8 (1916) 14
Points scored 27.1 (434) 10
Pass yards against 271.3 (4341) 26
Rush yards against 125.8 (2013) 23
Points allowed 29.9 (478) 30

Key players for Las Vegas

  • Derek Carr averaged 256.4 passing yards per outing and threw 27 touchdowns last season.
  • Josh Jacobs racked up 12 rushing touchdowns on 66.6 yards per game last season.
  • Last season Kenyan Drake rushed for 59.7 yards per game. He also scored 10 touchdowns.
  • Darren Waller was targeted 9.1 times per game and racked up 1,196 receiving yards and nine touchdowns over the course of 2020.
  • Hunter Renfrow averaged 41.0 receiving yards on 4.8 targets per game in 2020, scoring two touchdowns.
  • Henry Ruggs III played his way to two receiving touchdowns and 452 receiving yards (30.1 ypg) last season.

Las Vegas injuries

Raiders: No Injuries Listed

Pick for Ravens vs. Raiders

The Ravens are favored to cover the spread against the Raiders based on our in-depth games analysis combined with the bet split data from regulated betting sites.

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