NFL Preview: Chargers vs. Dolphins
The San Diego Chargers and the Miami Dolphins will both be gunning for a victory on Sunday when they meet at Dolphin Stadium.
Oddsmakers currently have the Chargers listed as 6½-point favorites versus the Dolphins, while the game’s total is sitting at 44½.
The Chargers defeated Oakland 28-18 as a 7.5-point favorite in Week 4. The combined score went OVER the posted over/under total (45.5).
LaDainian Tomlinson rushed for 106 yards on 20 carries with a pair of touchdowns for San Diego, while Philip River passed for 180 yards with a touchdown and two interceptions in the win.
The Dolphins upset New England 38-13 as a 12.5-point underdog in Week 3. The combined score went OVER the posted over/under total (37).
San Diego has won 2 straight games.
San Diego: 2-2 SU, 2-1-1 ATS
Miami: 1-2 SU, 1-2 ATS
San Diego most recently:
When playing in October are 7-3
When playing on grass are 8-2
After being outgained are 4-6
When playing outside the division are 7-3
Miami most recently:
When playing in October are 1-9
When playing on grass are 1-9
After outgaining opponent are 3-7
When playing outside the division are 1-9
A few trends to consider:
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of San Diego’s last 5 games when playing Miami
San Diego is 6-0-1 ATS in its last 7 games on the road
San Diego is 11-1-1 ATS in its last 13 games
The total has gone OVER in 5 of San Diego’s last 6 games
Miami is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games when playing San Diego
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Miami’s last 5 games when playing San Diego
Miami is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games when playing at home against San Diego
Miami is 6-1 ATS in its last 7 games when playing San Diego
San Diego home to New England, Sunday, October 12
Miami at Houston, Sunday, October 12