Sportsbook: Chargers vs. Buccaneers

August 14th, 2020 Sportsbook

Sportsbook: Chargers vs. Buccaneers. This Sunday afternoon, two .500 teams meet, as the San Diego Chargers leave the west coast for the east to face the Tampa Bay Buccanneers. Gametime in Raymond James Stadium in Tampa, FL, is scheduled for 1:00 PM ET, with regional coverage to be provided by CBS.

The Chargers are coming off of a win at home over the lowly Kansas City Chiefs, 31-13. San Diego held a 339-289 edge in total yards, and a 216176 edge in passing yards. They also forced 4 turnovers from the Chiefs, including 3 lost fumbles and 1 interception. QB Philip Rivers threw 18-of-20, for 220 yards, and 2 touchdowns. Rivers is at just 12 touchdowns and 10 interceptions on the season so far. Check the Sportsbook betting Lines for Chargers vs. Buccaneers Game.

The Buccaneers come into this game off of a win on the road over the Oakland Raiders, 42-32. This game was a shootout, with the Bucs holding a 515-424 edge in total yards, and a 278-22 edge in rushing yards. However, they suffered a 402-237 deficit in passing yards. Fourteen penalties and a sack cost them over 125 yards, but they forced 3 interceptions from the Raiders. QB Josh Freeman threw 18-of-30, for 247 yards, and 2 touchdowns. RB Doug Martin set a franchise record with 251 rushing yards, and scored 3 touchdowns on runs of 45, 67, and 70 yards.

The Chargers are 1-7 ATS in road games against non-division opponents. They are 4-4 ATS overall this year, and 1-1 ATS as a road dog. The Bucs are 6-2 ATS on the season, and 1-1 ATS as a home favorite.

These two teams have met just twice since 2001, with the Chargers winning both games. Their last meeting, in December 2008, resulted in a 41-24 San Diego victory. In that one, the Bucs were 3 ½ point favorites. In a December 2004 matchup, the Chargers won 31-24, in a game in which they were favored by 5 points.  Start your Sportsbook Gambling on Chargers vs. Buccaneers Game.

For this weekend’s game, Tampa Bay is listed as a 3 point home favorite from SBG Global Sportsbook. The line opened in Vegas at -2 for the Bucs. The over/under is set at 47 ½ points.

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