There have already been plenty of big upsets throughout the NFL, and the Los Angeles Chargers hope to avoid that in NFL Week 3. Los Angeles hosts the Jacksonville Jaguars in what could be an interesting game.
The Chargers are a team that is ready to compete for a Super Bowl in 2022, while the Jaguars are still a few years away. This game could feature plenty of offense, and it should be exciting to watch.
Jacksonville Jaguars vs. Los Angeles Chargers
If you are going to make Chargers vs. Jaguars betting picks then you will want to take a close look at the previous results for each team.
Los Angeles Chargers
The Chargers enter Week 3 with a record of 1-1, and that is right where they should be based on their schedule.
Quarterback Justin Herbert has thrown for 613 yards and six touchdowns through two weeks, but he did throw a costly interception. The Chargers are averaging just 75.5 rushing yards per game, and that will have to change.
Wide receiver Keenan Allen is questionable for this Week 3 matchup, and that is one injury concern to watch for the Chargers. Los Angeles needs all of their biggest weapons on the field to avoid a potential upset.
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Los Angeles might be 1-1 on the season overall, but they are 2-0 against the spread so far this season. Both of the Chargers games have been decided by five points or less.
The Jaguars standings look impressive through two weeks, and they could potentially make a run in the AFC South.
NFL Player Stats
The NFL player stats for some of the biggest Jacksonville star players look impressive through two weeks. Quarterback Trevor Lawrence has thrown five touchdown passes, and running back James Robinson has scored a pair of rushing touchdowns.
One advantage that the Jaguars have in this game is that they don’t have anyone listed on the most recent injury report.
Coming into Los Angeles with a full complement of players is going to give the Jaguars a chance to pull off an upset.
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Jacksonville is 1-1 against the spread through two weeks. The Jaguars failed to cover the three points in Week 1, but pulled off an outright upset in Week 2.
Chargers vs. Jaguars Odds Breakdown
There are many ways to make Chargers vs. Jaguars betting picks after looking at the odds for this game. Los Angeles is a seven-point favorite at home, and the over/under is set at 47.0 total points.
Los Angeles Chargers vs. Jacksonville Jaguars Betting Picks
The Los Angeles Chargers are big favorites on the moneyline for this game at -335. This means that it would take a $335 bet to win $100, but this makes sense when looking at the spread.
Los Angeles should win this game at home, and they would be the team to bet on the moneyline.
The over/under is a chance to bet on the total number of points for every NFL game, and it’s currently set at 47.0. Both NFL teams can really score, and taking over 47 points would be the way to go in this game.
Los Angeles is a seven-point favorite against the spread, and that means that the Chargers have to win this game by seven points to push and at least eight points to cover the spread.
You could actually bet on the Jaguars to lose by seven or fewer points, which makes this a unique wager.
Los Angeles Chargers vs. Jacksonville Jaguars Score Prediction
The Chargers game today is going to draw much more action than it would have in previous years, as there are so many more expectations for this team. Jacksonville Jaguars is hoping to get to that point in the future, but they just aren’t there yet.
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The NFL stats for the Jaguars have been impressive through two weeks, but this is not going to be a good matchup for them.
Los Angeles should be able to have a big day on offense, and they are going to roll to a victory in Week 3.
Score Prediction: Los Angeles Chargers 31, Jacksonville Jaguars 20
NFL Pick: Chargers -7.0 (-110)