Washington Commanders vs. Indianapolis Colts – Week 8 Betting Preview


Sunday afternoon, the 3-4 Washington Commanders head to Indianapolis to take on the 3-3-1 Colts. This matchup was supposed to be Carson Wentz vs. the team that did not want him anymore, but due to an injury, Wentz will not play, and neither will Matt Ryan, due to being benched.


Let’s dive into some key statistics and information about this matchup.

When is Commanders vs. Colts Week 8?

Date/Time: 4:25 p.m. ET
Arena: Lucas Oil Stadium, Indianapolis
How to Watch: FOX
Opening odds: IND -3 | IND -155, WAS +130 | O/U 40

Week 8 Commanders vs. Colts Betting Odds

Here is an up-to-date look at the betting odds for this matchup.


Week 8 — Commanders vs. Colts Stats to Know

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  • Washington is 3-4 straight up and 3-4 ATS
  • Washington is 3-4 to the over
  • The Colts are 3-3-1 straight up and 3-5 ATS
  • The Colts are 1-6 to the over
  • The Colts are 31st in total DVOA
  • The Colts are 32nd in offensive DVOA
  • The Colts are 11th in defensive DVOA
  • The Colts are 21st in special teams DVOA
  • Washington is 27th in total DVOA
  • Washington is 28th in offensive DVOA
  • Washington is 16th in defensive DVOA
  • Washington is 7th in special team DVOA
  • The Colts have a -27 point differential 
  • Washington has a -31 point differential 
  • Sam Ehlinger will make the start for the Colts over Matt Ryan 
  • Taylor Heinicke will make his second straight start for the injured Carson Wentz
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