The San Francisco 49ers are set to take on the Las Vegas Raiders in their upcoming preseason match. With both teams looking to shake off the rust and prepare for the regular season, this game provides an opportunity for players to showcase their skills and make an impact on the field.
Form Las Vegas Raiders
The Las Vegas Raiders lost their final match of the previous campaign to the Kansas City Chiefs, 13-31 at the Allegiant Stadium. The defeat extended their losing streak to three games. They signed off with a 4-4 home record, having gone 6-11 throughout the season.
At the Allegiant Stadium, the Las Vegas Raiders had a scoring average of 27.1 points per game. They averaged 23.2 points in all their 17 games, which was the league’s 13th-best record. Yet, on the defensive side of the game, the visitors struggled, giving up 24.6 points on average.
Going into the preseason, the Las Vegas Raiders hope to make a strong start. A return to the playoffs is the aim after last season’s failure. They ended up third in the AFC West and 13th in the AFC Conference.
Form San Francisco 49ers
The San Francisco 49ers finished last season with a 15-5 record from 20 games, going 4-4 on the road. Their most recent match in the league saw them lose 31-7 against the Philadelphia Eagles.
In the previous season, the San Francisco 49ers ranked sixth in the NFL in points scoring, having averaged 26.5 points per game. On the defensive side of the ball, the visitors had the best unit in football, with just 16.3 points allowed on average.
The San Francisco 49ers are aiming for greater heights this season. They made it all the way to NFC Championship Game in 2022 and are seen as another legitimate postseason contender for the upcoming campaign.
The total reached 36.0 points in the most recent encounter between these teams in January 2023. The matchup ended in a 34-37 road victory for the San Francisco 49ers back then. The San Francisco 49ers are riding a three-game winning streak against the Las Vegas Raiders. They boast an 8-2 record from the last ten contests between these two teams.
In their ten most recent meetings, the San Francisco 49ers had an average of 23.3 points while the Las Vegas Raiders only averaged 16.6 points.
San Francisco 49ers at Las Vegas Raiders odds
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- Moneyline (ML): San Francisco 49ers (1.59) | Las Vegas Raiders (2.50)
- Against the spread (ATS): San Francisco 49ers -4.0 (1.91) | Las Vegas Raiders +4.0 (1.91)
- Over/Under (O/U): 36.0 (1.91) | (1.91)
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Take the San Francisco 49ers to win (1.59).
The Las Vegas Raiders are coming off three straight losses heading into this matchup. The hosts will want to win at the Allegiant Stadium, but their record in this series is a worry. They’ve lost their last two meetings with the San Francisco 49ers, and a third straight defeat seems probable.
Take the San Francisco 49ers (1.59) on the moneyline as the visitors are 9-1 in their past 10 outings and normally have the edge over the Las Vegas Raiders, who have lost four of their last five games.
Against the Spread
Take the San Francisco 49ers -4.0 (1.91) as they are the best bet.
The San Francisco 49ers open up as the 4-point favorites over the Las Vegas Raiders, according to the oddsmakers. This suggests a road win is possible, but it won’t be by much. A winning margin as high as 16.6 points has settled the last five matches between the Las Vegas Raiders and San Francisco 49ers.
The Las Vegas Raiders went 5-3 ATS at the Allegiant Stadium last season, going 8-9 ATS in all 17 of their games. They go into this contest, having covered the spread in 10 of their last 13 matches at home.
In contrast, the San Francisco 49ers ended up 3-5 ATS on the road and 13-17 for the season. Nine of their 11 most recent games saw them cover the spread.
Take the Total over 36.0 (1.91) for the best over/under bet
Matches between the Las Vegas Raiders and San Francisco 49ers tend not to be the most high-scoring affairs. The average total has been 39.9 points in their last ten meetings.
The total has gone under in four of the last six meetings between these teams at the Allegiant Stadium. For Sunday’s matchup, 36.0 points is the current line.
Last season, the Las Vegas Raiders boasted an overall record of 8-8-1 O/U and 5-2 O/U at the Allegiant Stadium. The total went under in four of their past six games.
The San Francisco 49ers, meanwhile, had a 10-10 O/U record for the season and 3-5 O/U on the road. The total went over in six of the away team’s last nine games.