Roughnecks vs Brahmas Prediction XFL Picks for Today 4/9
- Lm Tipster
- Apr 9, 2023, 1:37:43 AM
The Houston Roughnecks will take on the San Antonio Brahmas on April 9, 2023, at 3:00 PM. The Roughnecks are currently first in the South division with a record of 4-3, while the Brahmas are in third place with a record of 2-5. This game promises to be an exciting one, with both teams looking to improve their position in the division.
In this article, we'll take an in-depth look at both teams, discussing their offense and defense, injuries, and other key factors that could affect the outcome of the game. We'll also provide our expert XFL predictions and picks for today, so you can make an informed decision when placing your bets.
The Roughnecks have a strong offense, currently ranked fifth in the league with 311 yards per game. Their passing game is particularly impressive, with quarterback Brandon Silvers leading the charge with 1,300 passing yards this season. Deontay Burnett is their leading receiver, with 365 receiving yards.
Running back Max Borghi has also been a key player for the Roughnecks, with 226 rushing yards this season. The team's rushing game is ranked fourth in the league, with 88 yards per game.
The Roughnecks' defense has also been impressive this season, currently ranked second in the league with 267.6 yards allowed per game. They have been particularly strong against the run, allowing just 81.6 yards per game, which is the third-best in the league.
The Roughnecks have been relatively lucky when it comes to injuries this season, with no major injuries to report.
San Antonio Brahmas
The Brahmas have struggled on offense this season, currently ranked eighth in the league with just 205.1 yards per game. Quarterback Jack Coan has thrown for 667 yards this season, while running back Jacques Patrick has rushed for 226 yards. Alizé Mack is the team's leading receiver, with 146 receiving yards.
The Brahmas' defense has been a bright spot this season, currently ranked first in the league with just 16.3 points allowed per game. Their defense against the pass has been particularly strong, allowing just 189.3 yards per game, which is the fourth-best in the league.
The Brahmas have been hit hard by injuries this season, with several key players out. Defensive lineman Quincy Roche and cornerback Tony Brown are both out for the season, while safety Grayland Arnold is listed as questionable for this game.
Based on the strengths and weaknesses of both teams, we predict that the Houston Roughnecks will win and cover the -5.5 points spread. While the San Antonio Brahmas have a strong defense, their struggling offense is unlikely to be able to keep up with the Roughnecks' potent offense.
Furthermore, with several key players out due to injury, the Brahmas are at a disadvantage. The Roughnecks have been relatively healthy this season, and their offense and defense have been consistently strong.
Pick: Houston Roughnecks -5.5