Robert Griffin II and his Washington Redskins will look to break a three game losing streak when they travel to the Black Hole to face the Oakland Raiders in NFL pro football action in the late afternoon game scheduled for Sunday September 29th. The Redskins and Raiders will go head to head in Oakland at 4:25PM Eastern Time and FOX will provide the TV broadcast. Check out the NFL odds at Oddsmaker sportsbook.
A check of the NFL odds and we find the road side Washington Redskins favored by -3 ½ points with the total coming in at 45 points. Those who bet on Washington on the money line will lay -175 odds. Bettors liking the home underdog Oakland Raiders on the money line will get back +155 odds.
The Washington Redskins have begun this season with an 0-3 record on the year. They have played one game on the road and were beaten 38-20 at the Green Bay Packers as a +9 point underdog. The issue with the Washington Redskins this season has been the play off their defense. The team is 32nd and last in the NF in total defense as the club allows 488 yards per game. Washington is 31st and second to last in the league in rushing, passing and scoring defense. The team is allowing nearly 33 points a game which puts extreme pressure on the offense to perform perfectly. Last year the Redskins were a bad defense and among the worst in pass defense. The Redskins have been able to move the football effectively this season as they gain 408 yards a game. Washington is fifth best in the NFL in throwing the football as they pass for 307 yards per game in the 2013 campaign.
The Oakland Raiders are 1-2 on the season and appear to be heading in the right direction. Quarterback Terrelle Pryor is doing some positive things in the passing game to give hope for the lone suffering Raiders fans. The team is third in the league in running the football at 148 yards per game as Pryor gives the Raiders and run and pass threat and mobility to extend drives and move the chains on the offensive side of the football.
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