New off a upset over the Los Angeles Chargers, the Denver Broncos sit 1-4 to Start the season.
Traveling back home, the Broncos currently face a 2-3 Tennessee Titans team. Last week, the Titans failed to overcome the Buffalo Bills, losing 14-7. With both teams fighting, bookmakers now project the Broncos to acquire by 2.5-points with a 39-point total.
Running among attacks and the slowest in soccer, Tennessee projects to lean on the series early in Week 6. Already running at the sixth-highest speed in soccer (46-percent), Derrick Henry averages 77.6 rushing yards per game. From Denver run defense, Tennessee should find a boost with efficacy as a team. Denver currently rankings in rushing yards just discarded defensive lineman Bradley Chubb to a torn ACL and allowed bottom-12.
However, Marcus Mariota remains one of the passers in the NFL. He now ranks 29th in completion percentage (61.7-percent) and 27th in Internet Yards per effort (5.90). With Denver standing 5th-best in pass yards allowed to sign veteran that are conflicting, the Broncos will appear to take out to a early lead.
On the other side of this contest, Tennessee rankings in the top half of their league in run and pass protection. Denvers offense struggles to consistently move the ball, ranking 26th in points a game (18). However, quarterback Joe Flacco has arisen for big games lately. Flacco racked up 303 passing yards against the Jaguars in Week 3 and has finished 66.7-percent of his moves this year.
In the run game, Denver leans on Phillip Lindsay and Royce Freeman in tandem. Lindsay notched a season-best 114 rushing yards, however, Tennessee remains stingy up front. So far this season, they rate 14th in rushing yardage allowed to opposing backs (414).
Despite playing with home field advantage, most matchup advantages point in this contest to some Titans success. NFL odds stage to the Titans with the Titans being backed by 58-percent of all wagers as well.
Best Bet: Tennessee +2.5 (+120) in 5Dimes