New Orleans Saints vs. Los Angeles Chargers: Monday Night Football Odds and Computer Picks October 12, 2020

Written by on October 6, 2020

The Los Angeles Chargers (1-3) are an underdog by 7.5 points as they aim to end a three-game skid in a matchup against the New Orleans Saints (2-2) on Monday, October 12, 2020 at Mercedes-Benz Superdome. The point total is set at 52.0.

Game Info

  • Game Day: Monday, October 12, 2020
  • Game Time: 8:15 PM ET
  • TV Channel: ESPN
  • Location: New Orleans, LA
  • Stadium: Mercedes-Benz Superdome
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Betting Information

Saints vs Chargers Betting Information
Favorite Spread Favorite Spread Odds Underdog Spread Odds Total Over Total Odds Under Total Odds Favorite Moneyline Underdog Moneyline
Saints -7.5 -115 -105 52.0 -110 -110 -360 289

Saints Betting Insights

  • New Orleans has a 2-2 record against the spread.
  • Most of New Orleans’ games this year — four out of four — have gone over the point total (100%).
  • The Saints have put an average of 30.8 points per game on the scoreboard this season, seven more than the 23.8 the Chargers have surrendered in each contest.
  • When they meet or outpace their scoring average this season, New Orleans is 2-0 and 2-0 against the spread.
  • Los Angeles is 1-2 overall and 2-1 against the spread this season in games where they allow fewer than 23.8 points.
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Chargers Betting Insights

  • Just three of Los Angeles’ four games this year have gone over the point total (25% of its opportunities).
  • Los Angeles has put together a 3-1 record against the spread this season.
  • The average points per game output for the Chargers this season, 20.8, is 10 fewer than the 30.8 the Saints have given up in each contest.
  • Los Angeles is 0-1 overall and 1-0 against the spread when they score at least 20.8 points this season.
  • New Orleans is 2-0 overall and 2-0 against the spread this season in games where they allow fewer than 30.8 points.
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Computer Picks

Computer picks for Saints vs Chargers
ATS Over/Under Score Prediction
Saints (-7.5) Over (52) Saints 30 Chargers 23

Total Facts

  • The average point total in Saints games this year is 9.5 more points than the over/under of 52.0 in this matchup.
  • The average point total for the Chargers this season is 7.5 points less than this game’s over/under.
  • The Saints and their opponents have put up at least 52.0 points — this matchup’s over/under — in four of four games (100%) this year.
  • The Chargers and their opponents have combined to score at least 52.0 points in 25% of their games this year (one of four opportunities).
  • The two teams average a combined 0.4 fewer points per game (51.6) than this game’s over/under of 52.0 points.
  • Opponents of these teams have averaged a combined 54.6 points per game, 2.6 more than the point total for this game.
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Saints vs Chargers: Last 5 Meetings

New Orleans has an edge against Los Angeles over the last five meetings between these two teams, recording a 4-1 record in those games. Los Angeles outscored New Orleans 160-148 in those five head-to-head matchups.

Saints vs Chargers: Last Five Meetings
Date Home Team Total Yards Result
10/2/2016 Chargers 346-275 SDC 35-34 NO
10/7/2012 Saints 427-404 SDC 31-24 NO
10/26/2008 Saints 37-32 NO
11/7/2004 Chargers 43-17 SDC
9/10/2000 Chargers 28-27 NO

Betting Insights: Last Three Games (Both Teams)

  • The Saints and their opponents have combined to score an average of 63 points in their last three games, 11.0 more than the 52.0 over/under in this matchup.
  • New Orleans has gone 1-2 against the spread and 1-2 overall over their last three games.
  • The over has been familiar to New Orleans. They have gone over the total three times in their last three contests.
  • The Chargers have averaged a total of 49.7 combined points in their last three games, 2.3 fewer than this matchup’s total of 52.0.
  • Los Angeles has gone 2-1 against the spread and 0-3 overall in their last three outcomes.
  • Los Angeles has gone under the total two times in their last three outcomes.

Injury Report

Saints: No Injuries Listed

Chargers: No Injuries Listed

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