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NFL Betting Pick & Prediction: Philadelphia Eagles vs. Kansas City Chiefs

November 20, 2023

Week 11 of the NFL season will conclude on Monday night with a rematch of Super Bowl LVII when the Philadelphia Eagles travel to Kansas City, Missouri to face the Kansas City Chiefs at CEHA Field at Arrowhead Stadium with the game scheduled to start at 8:15 PM ET and will air on ABC, ESPN, and ESPN 2.

The Philadelphia Eagles enter this game with the best record in the NFL with a record of 8-1 and are on a three-game winning streak following their loss on the road against the New York Jets in week 6. The Eagles have one of the best scoring offenses in the league as they enter this game averaging 28 points per game which ranks 3rd in the NFL and they have been one of the most well-balanced offensive teams in the league as they enter this game ranked 8th in the NFL in rushing yards per game with an average of 129.67 rushing yards per game while also being ranked 10th in passing yards per game with an average of 247.11 passing yards per game. Jalen Hurts continues to prove why he is one of the most explosive players in the NFL as he enters the matchup having completed 210 of 305 attempts for 2,347 yards with 15 touchdowns and eight interceptions while rushing for 316 yards and seven touchdowns.

The Kansas City Chiefs enter this matchup with the best record in the AFC with a record of 7-2 and are coming off a 21-14 win in London before their bye week against the Miami Dolphins by a score of 21-14. Their scoring defense has been one of the most improved defenses in the league this season as they enter this game tied for the fewest points allowed per game in the NFL with an average of 15.89 points while also having an above-average offense that is averaging 23.11 points per game. Patrick Mahomes is still performing at a high level but has not looked as good as he has in previous seasons. Mahomes enters this game having completed 229 of 334 attempts for 2,442 yards with 17 touchdowns and eight interceptions and Kansas City is still averaging the 5th most passing yards per game with an average of 265 passing yards per game.

BookMaker has the Kansas City Chiefs listed as 2.5-point favorites at home against the Philadelphia Eagles on Monday night. Kansas City has won five of the last eight including the previous four meetings. Both teams are 4-4 ATS in the last eight while the Chiefs are 3-0 ATS in the last three games in the series. The Philadelphia Eagles are 5-2-2 ATS overall and 3-1-1 ATS on the road this season while the Kansas City Chiefs are 6-3 ATS overall, 3-1 ATS at home, and 6-3 ATS as a favorite. 

This is the most anticipated game this season in the NFL as it features the team with the best record in the NFC against the team with the best record in the AFC while also being a rematch of last season’s Super Bowl. However, Kansas City has been the better team in the series, winning the previous four meetings while going 4-0 ATS in those matchups and are 3-1 ATS at home this season. Buy the .5 point and lay the points with the Chiefs when they host the Eagles on Monday night. 

Spooky Express Pick: Kansas City Chiefs -2