Cardinals vs Broncos Prediction, Odds & Best Prop Bets – NFL, Week 15

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  • The Broncos (3-10) are -2.5 point favorites vs the Cardinals (4-9)
  • Total (Over/Under): 36.5 points
  • Watch the game on FOX

The Arizona Cardinals (4-9) visit Empower Field at Mile High to take on the Denver Broncos (3-10) on Dec. 18. Kickoff is scheduled for 4:05pm EST in Denver.

The Broncos are betting favorites in Week 15, with the spread sitting at -1.5 (-110).

The Cardinals vs. Broncos Over/Under is 36.5 total points for the game.

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Cardinals vs. Broncos Odds, Spread, Over/Under Week 15

SpreadTotal (O/U)Moneyline
Cardinals+1.5 -11036.5 -110+105
Broncos -1.5 -11036.5 -110-125

Cardinals vs. Broncos Prediction for Week 15

Based on recent trends, the winning team model predicts the Cardinals will win this Week 15 game with 50.0% confidence.

Cardinals vs Broncos Spread Prediction for Week 15

Based on recent against-the-spread trends, the model predicts the Broncos will cover the spread this Week 15 with 55.0% confidence.

Both predictions factor in up-to-date player injuries for both the Cardinals and Broncos, plus offensive & defensive matchups, recent games and key player performances this season.


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Best Cardinals Player Prop Bets Today

We’ve highlighted some favorite NFL player prop bets for Cardinals players for Week 15, looking at profitable historical betting trends:

  • Kyler Murray has hit the Passing Yards Under in 12 of his last 17 games (+5.85 Units / 27% ROI)
  • A.J. Green has hit the Receptions Under in 8 of his last 10 games (+5.25 Units / 37% ROI)
  • Kyler Murray has hit the Interceptions Over in 6 of his last 7 away games (+4.65 Units / 57% ROI)
  • Zach Ertz has hit the Receptions Over in 10 of his last 15 games (+4.20 Units / 24% ROI)
  • DeAndre Hopkins has hit the Receiving Yards Over in 6 of his last 8 games (+3.60 Units / 40% ROI)

Best Broncos Player Prop Best Bets Today

And here are some top NFL player prop bets for Broncos players for Week 15, looking at profitable historical betting trends:

  • Chase Edmonds has hit the Rushing Yards Under in 9 of his last 10 games (+7.80 Units / 60% ROI)
  • Russell Wilson has hit the Pass Attempts Over in 6 of his last 7 games at home (+5.00 Units / 65% ROI)
  • Russell Wilson has hit the TD Passes Under in 10 of his last 14 games (+4.15 Units / 18% ROI)
  • Chase Edmonds has hit the Carries Under in his last 4 games (+4.00 Units / 73% ROI)
  • Javonte Williams has hit the Receiving Yards Under in 6 of his last 8 games (+3.60 Units / 37% ROI)

Receiving Props: Total Receiving Yards for Broncos vs Cardinals

Player Name Over Under
Latavius Murray 15.5 -110 15.5 -120
James Conner 20.5 -110 20.5 -120
Greg Dulcich 40.5 -115 40.5 -115
Jerry Jeudy 61.5 -115 61.5 -120

Rushing Props: Total Rushing Yards for Broncos vs Cardinals

Player Name Over Under
Latavius Murray 50.5 -110 50.5 -120
Colt McCoy 13.5 -110 13.5 -120
James Conner 63.5 -120 63.5 -115
Rypien 8.5 -110 8.5 -120
  • The Arizona Cardinals have hit the 1Q Game Total Under in 7 of their last 8 away games (+5.90 Units / 60% ROI)
  • The Arizona Cardinals have hit the 2H Game Total Over in 7 of their last 8 away games (+5.85 Units / 65% ROI)
  • The Arizona Cardinals have covered the 1Q Spread in their last 5 games (+5.15 Units / 79% ROI)
  • The Arizona Cardinals have hit the 1H Game Total Under in 6 of their last 8 away games (+4.85 Units / 56% ROI)
  • The Arizona Cardinals have hit the Game Total Over in 5 of their last 7 games (+3.90 Units / 51% ROI)
  • The Denver Broncos have hit the 3Q Game Total Under in 12 of their last 16 games (+10.15 Units / 57% ROI)
  • The Denver Broncos have hit the Game Total Under in 11 of their last 13 games (+8.80 Units / 62% ROI)
  • The Denver Broncos have hit the Team Total Under in 13 of their last 17 games (+8.10 Units / 40% ROI)
  • The Denver Broncos have hit the 2H Game Total Under in 10 of their last 13 games (+6.85 Units / 48% ROI)
  • The Denver Broncos have hit the 2Q Game Total Under in 11 of their last 15 games (+6.45 Units / 38% ROI)

Cardinals Against the Spread (ATS) Record

Against the spread this NFL season, the Cardinals have gone 6-7 (-1.75 Units / -12.24% ROI).

  • Cardinals are 4-9 when betting on the Moneyline for -4.15 Units / -29.12% ROI
  • Cardinals are 7-5 when betting the Over for +1.5 Units / 10.49% ROI
  • Cardinals are 5-7 when betting the Under for -2.7 Units / ROI

Broncos Against the Spread (ATS) Record

Against the spread this NFL season, the Broncos have gone 5-8 (-3.95 Units / -27.34% ROI).

  • Broncos are 3-10 when betting on the Moneyline for -10.15 Units / -50.12% ROI
  • Broncos are 2-11 when betting the Over for -10.15 Units / -70.73% ROI
  • Broncos are 11-2 when betting the Under for +8.8 Units / 61.75% ROI

Arizona Cardinals: Keys to the Game vs. the Denver Broncos

The Cardinals are winless (0-8) when allowing 100 or more rushing yards this season — tied for worst in NFL; League Avg: .393.

The Cardinals are 1-6 (.143) at home this season — 2nd-worst in NFL; League Avg: .550.

The Cardinals are winless (0-6) when rushing less than 25 times this season — tied for worst in NFL; League Avg: .312.

The Cardinals are winless (0-6) when allowing 3 or more sacks this season — tied for worst in NFL; League Avg: .371.

Denver Broncos: Keys to the Game vs. the Arizona Cardinals

The Broncos are winless (0-6) on the road this season — worst in NFL; League Avg: .441.

The Broncos are 1-6 (.143) when the opposing team commits less than 60 yards in penalties this season — 2nd-worst in NFL; League Avg: .475.

The Broncos are 1-5 (.167) at home this season — 3rd-worst in NFL; League Avg: .550.

The Broncos are 3-13 (.188) when within 7 points at the two minute warning since the 2021 season — 2nd-worst in NFL; League Avg: .493.

Additional Matchup Notes for Arizona Cardinals vs. Denver Broncos

The Broncos went three and out on 38.5% of their drives last week — second-worst in NFL. Cardinals forced three and outs on 33.3% of opponent drives in Week 14 — tied for fourth-best in NFL.

The Broncos have gone three and out on 29.5% of their drives in the second half this season — second-worst in NFL. Cardinals have forced three and outs on 30% of opponent drives in the second half this season — best in NFL.

The Broncos have gone three and out on 30.4% of their drives since Week 11 — fourth-worst in NFL. Cardinals have forced three and outs on 29.4% of opponent drives since Week 11 — tied for second-best in NFL.

The Cardinals have a third down conversion rate of just 12.0% on 3rd and 10+ YTG this season — fifth-worst in NFL. The Broncos defense has allowed a third down conversion rate of just 10.9% on 3rd and 10+ YTG this season — fourth-best in NFL.

The Cardinals have thrown for just 6.1 yards per attempt this season — worst in NFL. The Broncos have allowed just 5.6 yards per dropback this season — second-best in NFL.

The Cardinals have a third down conversion rate of just 30.2% in the fourth quarter this season — fourth-worst in NFL. The Broncos defense has allowed a third down conversion rate of just 29.2% in the 4th quarter this season — fifth-best in NFL.

Arizona Cardinals Offense: Important Stats for Week 15

The Cardinals ran 5% of their plays in their opponent’s territory in the 4th quarter in Week 14 — worst in NFL; League Avg: 51%.

The Cardinals are averaging 17.0 drives per TD in the 2nd half since Week 11 — worst Drives Per TD rate in NFL; League Avg: 5.1.

The Cardinals converted first downs on 36 of 102 plays (35%) on 3rd and long last season — best in NFL; League Avg: 25%.

The Cardinals have scored on 6% of their drives in the 2nd half since Week 11 — worst in NFL; League Avg: 34%.

Denver Broncos Offense: Important Stats for Week 15

The Broncos have run 33% of their plays in their opponent’s territory in the 2nd half this season — worst in NFL; League Avg: 46%.

The Broncos have started 8 drives inside their own 10 yard line in the 1st quarter this season — most in NFL.

The Broncos are averaging 19.5 drives per TD in the 3rd quarter this season — 2nd-worst Drives Per TD rate in NFL; League Avg: 5.4.

The Broncos have scored 3.7 points per Red Zone drive since the 2021 season — worst in NFL; League Avg: 4.3.

Arizona Cardinals Defense: Important Stats for Week 15

The Cardinals defense has allowed a Completion Pct of 60% (55 completions/91 attempts) when they have pressured the QB this season — worst in NFL; League Avg: 41%.

The Cardinals defense has allowed a passer rating of 89.8 when they have pressured the QB (193 Pass Attempts) since the 2021 season — worst in NFL; League Avg: 56.1.

The Cardinals defense has allowed 6.1 yards after the catch (1,995 RAC / 327 receptions) this season — worst in NFL; League Avg: 5.2.

The Cardinals defense has allowed first downs on 50% of plays when the opposing QB has scrambled this season — worst in NFL; League Avg: 21%.

Denver Broncos Defense: Important Stats for Week 15

The Broncos defense allowed successful plays on 58% of rush attempts in the 3rd quarter last season — worst in NFL; League Avg: 45%.

The Broncos defense have averaged 34.0 defensive penalty yards per game (442/13) this season — worst in NFL; League Avg: 20.2.

The Broncos defense has allowed 5 TD passes in the red zone this season — fewest in NFL.

The Broncos defense allowed 9.8 yards after the catch (273 RAC / 28 receptions) in Week 14 — worst in NFL; League Avg: 4.6.

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