Indianapolis Colts vs Los Angeles Chargers Prediction, Pick and Preview, December 26 (12/26) NFL

Indianapolis Colts vs Los Angeles Chargers Prediction, Pick and Preview, December 26 (12/26) NFL


Time 8:15 p.m. EST
Colts money line -210
Colts spread -4 (-110)
Chargers money line +175
Chargers spread +4 (-110)
Over / under 45.5


2022 season stats

  Los Angeles Chargers Indianapolis Colts
Record 8-6 4-9-1
Road / home record 4-3 2-4
Points per game 22.7 17.2
Points allowed per game 24.0 24.2
O/U 5-8-1 5-9
Pass yards per game 287.3 240.3
Rush yards per game 84.3 105.0
Total yards per game 370.7 345.3
Total yards allowed per game 368.7 346.0



The Los Angeles Chargers will visit the Indianapolis Colts on Monday Night at the Lucas Oil Stadium. These teams haven't faced each other since 2019-2020 season where the Chargers took the win 30-24 at home.


Indianapolis Colts

The Colts get here with a 4-9-1 record and are only 2-4 at home so far this season ranking 3rd in the NFC south. Their coming from a tough loss in what was the largest comeback in NFL history. The Vikings completed the biggest comeback in NFL history, erasing a 33-point deficit by beating the Colts 39-36 on Greg Joseph's 40-yard field goal with three seconds left in overtime. Matt Ryan completed 19 of his 33 passing attempts for 182 yards and a touchdown last weekend. Michael Pittman Jr. had ten catches for 60 yards and added 30 yards.

The Defense has been struggling allowing 93 points on their last 2 games. They're allowing 222 pass yards and 123 rushing yards per game. 


Los Angeles Chargers

The Chargers have won 3 of their last 5 games and are 4-3 on the road with an 8-6 record overall ranking second in the AFC West. In their last game at home, they beat the Titans 17-14. Herbert has 4,019 passing yards this season and is the first player in NFL history with at least 4,000 yards in each of the first three seasons of his career.

The Los Angeles defense is ranking 25th in points allowing 24.3 points per game and 21st in yards allowed at 354.5 yards per game. The Chargers allow an average of 145.6 yards rushing which is 28th in the NFL and 208.9 yards passing which is 11th.



LA Chargers are 14-5-1 ATS in their last 20 games against Indianapolis.

LA Chargers are 4-1 SU in their last 5 games against Indianapolis.

LA Chargers are 5-2 ATS in their last 7 games on the road.

LA Chargers are 12-2 ATS in their last 14 games when playing on the road against Indianapolis.

The total has gone OVER in 4 of Indianapolis' last 5 games.

Indianapolis are 1-7 SU in their last 8 games.

The total has gone UNDER in 6 of Indianapolis' last 9 games against LA Chargers.

Indianapolis are 1-4 SU in their last 5 games at home.



The Chargers have been pretty good lately winning 3 of their last 4 games and they just faced 2 tough teams like the Dolphins and the Titans. The defense has improved and they have allowed only 15.5 points per game in the last 2 games. The Colts season is over and they just lost their best player in Taylor due to an injury. They have lost 7 of their last 8 games and are 2-12 ATS in the last 14 games at home vs Chargers. This is a no brainer, take the Chargers.

PICK: Chargers -4 (-110)

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