Mims' Thursday Night Football Picks: Raiders vs Rams, Derek Carr, Josh Jacobs props, over/under, point spread
The Thursday Night Game has the Las Vegas Raiders against the Los Angeles Rams. The Raiders are favored by 6.5 and the total is 43. The money line is the Raiders -292 and the Rams +263. The Rams are the home team.
Head Coaching Match Up: Rams Head Coach Sean McVay over Raiders Head Coach Josh McDaniels.
The last five: Rams are 0-5 over their last five and 2-5 at home. Raiders are 3-2 over their last 5 and 2-5 on the road.
Prop Bets: Quarterback Derek Carr over 249.5 passing yards. The price is -139. Take Carr over. Josh Jacobs over 87.5 rushing yards. The price is -117. Take him over.
Consensus: 62% of the money is on the Raiders. The total is 61% over.
The Selection: The Raiders have won 3 straight games . Rams have lost 5 straight. Take the Raiders minus the points and the over.
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