Raiders offense ranks #5 in offensive efficiency, #5 in yards per play (6.1), #6 in rush offense efficiency, and #8 in rush yards/gm (130). Their OL ranks #4 in pass protection (12 sacks allowed in 9 games) and #4 in rush blocking. This unit will face the Bengals defense that ranks #32 in defensive efficiency, #32 in pass defense efficiency, #29 in rush defense efficiency, #32 in rush yards allowed/gm (173). Their DL ranks #30 in pass rush (10 sacks in 9 games) and #25 in stopping the run.
The Raiders’ 3rd down offense ranks #4 in conversion (48%), facing the Bengals 3rd down defense ranking #24 in 3rd down defense (44%). Raiders will have no problem moving the chains.
This points to a Raiders’ TT OVER and a Josh Jacobs OVER
Ravens went for 136 rush yards in a blowout last week. Prior to their game against the Rams, the Bengals allowed 216 rush yards to the Jags, 269 rush yards to the Ravens and 266 rush yards to the Cardinals. They will get gashed.