Super Bowl LV Early Odds: Chiefs vs. Buccaneers Betting Analysis & Expert Predictions
NFL gambling sites favor the road team by 3.5 points when the Kansas City Chiefs and the Tampa Bay Buccaneers play on Sunday, February 7 in NFL Super Bowl LV action from Raymond James Stadium.
Super Bowl LV Odds by MyBookie.ag
|Chiefs||-3 (-119)||56 (-105)||-170|
|Buccaneers||+3 (-101)||56 (-115)||+148|
Betting Kansas City Chiefs
The Chiefs are slight road dogs according to the best online sportsbooks. Kansas City finished the regular season with a 14-2 overall record. The Chiefs eliminated the Browns and the Bills on their path to the championship matchup.
Kansas City had a good run in the regular season. They won four in a row prior to a Week 5 loss to Las Vegas. Then they won another 10 in a row before a Week 17 loss to the Chargers. The Chiefs knocked off Cleveland in the Divisional Round 22-17.
Then they took care of Buffalo in the AFC Championship 38-24 on January 24. In the win over the Bills, starting QB Pat Mahomes had 325 yards with three TDs. Darrel Williams had 52 yards and a score on 13 carries. Tyreek Hill had nine catches for 172 yards.
Travis Kelce had 13 catches for 118 yards and two TD.
Per NFL gambling sites, Kansas City is 1-8-1 ATS in their past 10 games. The total has gone O in four of Kansas City’s last six games. Kansas City is 12-1 SU in their past 13 games. 1-5 ATS in their last six games against Tampa Bay. 1-5 SU in their last six games against Tampa Bay. 10-0 SU in their last 10 road games. 1-4 ATS in their last five games playing on the road against Tampa Bay. 9-1 SU in their past 10 games this season.
The total has gone U in four of Kansas City’s last six games against an opponent in the National Football Conference. Kansas City is 5-12-1 ATS in their last 18 games playing an opponent in the National Football Conference South division.
Betting Tampa Bay Buccaneers
Tampa Bay went 11-5 this year. They took out Washington, New Orleans and Green Bay to secure a berth in the Super Bowl. The Bucs had a solid regular season too. They finished off with four consecutive wins.
In the playoffs, the Buccaneers beat Washington 31-23 in the Wild Card. They defeated the Saints 30-20 in the Divisional Round. And bested the Packers 31-26 in the NFC Championship. In the win over the Packers, starting quarterback Tom Brady had 280 yards with three TDs and three picks. Leonard Fournette had 55 yards and one score. Chris Godwin had 110 yards on five receptions.
Looking at NFL gambling sites trends, Tampa Bay is 4-1 ATS in their last five games. The total has gone O in four of Tampa Bay’s last six games. Tampa Bay is 7-0 SU in their last seven games. The total has gone U in four of Tampa Bay’s last six home games.
Tampa Bay is 4-1 ATS in their last five games playing at home against Kansas City. 5-0 SU in their last five games this season. 5-2 SU in their last seven games against a team in the American Football Conference. 5-1 ATS in their last six games against a team in the American Football Conference West division. The total has gone O in 13 of Tampa Bay’s past 20 games on a Sunday.
Kansas City Chiefs vs. Tampa Bay Buccaneers NFL Pick
Let’s take a chance on Tampa Bay here. This will probably be a similar affair as their latest encounter. A relatively higher-scoring contest with a close finish. The Bucs can squeeze in a cover.