Ravens vs. Colts: NFL Betting Preview – November 8, 2020

Posted By Staff on November 3, 2020 - Last Updated on November 4, 2020
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The Baltimore Ravens (5-2) are a short favorite on Sunday, November 8, 2020 against the Indianapolis Colts (5-2). The point total is set at 44.5 for the game.

The betting insights in this article reflect betting data from DraftKings as of November 2, 2020, 2:41 PM ET. See table below for current betting odds and CLICK HERE to bet at DraftKings Sportsbook.

Ravens vs. Colts betting odds

Total Facts

  • Ravens games average 47.9 total points per game this season, equal to the over/under for this matchup.
  • The average total for Colts games is 47.7 points, 3.2 more than this game’s over/under.
  • Ravens games have gone over 44.5 points on five occasions this season (71.4% of matchups).
  • In four (57.1%) games this season, the Colts have combined with their opponents to go over 44.5 points.
  • The total for this matchup is 44.5 points, 12.8 fewer than the combined scoring average of the two teams.
  • The Ravens are the eighth-highest scoring team in the league this year. The Colts have scored the 10th-most points.
  • These teams surrender a combined 38.3 points per game, 6.2 fewer points than this contest’s over/under.
  • Baltimore is the NFL’s second-ranked scoring defense while Indianapolis is the fifth-ranked.
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Ravens Betting Insights

  • Baltimore has a 3-3-1 record against the spread.
  • The Ravens have a split ATS record of 3-3-1 when favored by at least 3.0 points.
  • Just four of Baltimore’s seven games this year have gone over the point total (42.9% of its opportunities).

Colts Betting Insights

  • Indianapolis has compiled a 4-3 record against the spread this season.
  • The Colts are 4-2 ATS when playing as at least 3.0-point underdogs.
  • Indianapolis’ games have hit the over in four out of seven outings this season (57.1%).

When the Ravens Have the Ball

  • The Ravens have put an average of 29 points per game on the scoreboard this season, 9.6 more than the 19.4 the Colts have surrendered in each contest.
  • When they meet or go over their scoring average this season, Baltimore is 4-0 and 2-1-1 against the spread.
  • Indianapolis is 3-0 overall and 3-0 against the spread this season in games where they allow fewer than 19.4 points.
  • The Ravens hold a 64.6-yard advantage in total yards gained versus total yards allowed compared to the Colts defense this season (358 to 293.4). The Ravens average 5.7 yards per play while the Colts give up 4.9 per play.
  • When the Baltimore offense puts together a game with at least their 2020 average in yardage, they are 2-1 overall and 2-1 against the spread this season.
  • When Indianapolis allows fewer total yards to opposing offenses than their season average, they are 3-1 against the spread and 3-1 overall this season.
  • The Colts have allowed opposing rushing attacks to average 79.9 yards per game in 2020 compared to the 178.1 yards the Ravens offense has averaged on the ground per contest.
  • When Baltimore rushers gain at least a combined 178.1 yards this season, they are 2-1 overall and 1-2 against the spread.
  • This season, when the Indianapolis defense allows opponents to pick up less than 79.9 yards on the ground, they are 2-0 against the spread and 2-0 overall.
  • This season, the Colts have forced an average of 1.7 turnovers per game compared to the 1.3 times Ravens have turned the football over in each contest.
  • When Baltimore turns the football over 1.3 times or fewer this season, they are 4-1 overall and 3-2 against the spread.
  • Indianapolis’ record this season when they force more than 1.7 turnovers: 3-1 ATS, 3-1 overall

When the Colts Have the Ball

  • The Colts rack up 28.3 points per game, 9.4 more than the Ravens allow per matchup (18.9).
  • When Indianapolis puts up at least 28.3 points, it is 2-1 against the spread and 3-0 overall.
  • Baltimore has a 2-1-1 record against the spread and a 4-0 record overall in games when it gives up 29 points or less.
  • The Colts rack up 40.7 more yards per game (363.6), than the Ravens allow per outing (322.9). On average, the Colts gain 5.7 yards per play, while the Ravens give up 5.1 per play.
  • When the Baltimore offense put together a game with at least their 2019 average in yardage, they were 7-1 overall and 5-3 against the spread last season.
  • In games Baltimore holds its opponents to 322.9 or fewer yards, it has a 3-1 record ATS and a 3-1 record overall.
  • This season, the Colts rack up 101 rushing yards per game, just 0.7 more yards per game than the Ravens allow per contest (100.3).
  • When Indianapolis rushes for at least 101 yards, it compiled a 4-0 ATS record and a 4-0 overall record.
  • This season, Baltimore is 2-1-1 against the spread and 3-1 overall when holding opponents to no more than 100.3 yards on the ground.
  • This year, the Colts turn the ball over one time per game, just 0.7 fewer turnovers per game than the 1.7 the Ravens force on average.
  • Indianapolis is 4-0 against the spread and 4-0 overall when it turns the ball over 1 or fewer time.
  • When it forces 1.7 or more turnovers, Baltimore has a 3-0 record against the spread and a 3-0 record overall.

Ravens Players to Watch

  • Lamar Jackson leads the team with 1,343 passing yards (191.9 yards per game) and has a 60.5% completion percentage this year (115-of-190) while throwing 12 touchdowns and four interceptions in seven games. He also has 411 rushing yards on 66 carries with two touchdowns, averaging 58.7 yards per game.
  • In seven games in 2020, Gus Edwards has run for 305 yards on 64 carries (43.6 ypg), with two rushing touchdowns.
  • Marquise Brown has grabbed 27 passes to lead the team with 379 yards with two touchdowns. He has been targeted 44 times and averages 54.1 yards per game over seven outings.
  • Mark Andrews has also chipped in with 275 yards on 23 grabs with five touchdowns. He has been targeted 39 times and puts up 39.3 receiving yards per game over seven matchups this year.
  • Over seven games in 2020, Willie Snead IV has caught 16 passes on 22 targets for 255 yards and one touchdown, averaging 36.4 receiving yards per game.
  • Calais Campbell has notched a team-leading 4.0 sacks, while adding 5.0 TFL and 23 tackles over seven games.
  • In seven games over the 2020 campaign, Queen has totaled 48 tackles, 4.0 TFL, and two sacks and leads the team in tackles.
  • Peters has a team-high two interceptions and has tacked on 24 tackles, one sack, and five passes defended seven in games this season.

Colts Players to Watch

  • This year, Rivers has recorded 1,860 passing yards (265.7 yards per game) while going 161-for-231 (69.7% completion percentage) and throwing 10 touchdowns and six interceptions in seven games.
  • Taylor has churned out a team-high 389 rushing yards (55.6 yards per game) and scored three touchdowns in seven games. He has added 18 catches for 171 yards (24.4 receiving yards per game).
  • Wilkins has 183 yards on 49 carries (26.1 ypg), with one rushing touchdown over the course of seven games.
  • Hilton has been targeted 39 times and has 22 catches to lead the team with 251 yards (35.9 ypg) and scored zero touchdowns in seven games this season.
  • Pascal has also contributed with 19 catches for 242 yards and two touchdowns over the course of seven games this year. He has been targeted 34 times and averages 34.6 receiving yards per game.
  • Mo Alie-Cox has caught 14 passes on 18 targets for 231 yards and two touchdowns, averaging 38.5 yards per game in six contests in 2020.
  • Denico Autry has 4.0 sacks to lead the team, and has also collected 5.0 TFL and 16 tackles over seven games.
  • In seven games over the 2020 campaign, Anthony Walker has racked up 40 tackles, 2.0 TFL, and one interception and leads the team in tackles.
  • Rhodes has a team-high two interceptions and has tacked on 15 tackles and eight passes defended seven in games this season.

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