Rodgers a Big MVP Favorite after Last Minute Drive

Rodgers a Big MVP Favorite after Last Minute Drive

Aaron Rodgers ripped the hearts out of Cowboys fans in Dallas…shocker! After Dallas went up by a field goal with just 1:13 left, Rodgers marched the Packers down the field and threw the game winning touchdown with just 11 seconds remaining.

For his troubles, he has gained a big edge in the MVP race according to Bovada’s odds.

PlayerTeam10/18 (Bovada)10/11 (Bovada)10/4 (Bovada)9/26 (Bovada)9/20 (Bovada)9/13 (Bovada)9/7 (BetOnline)7/24 (BetOnline)6/27 (Bovada)
Carson WentzPHI+175+700+1600+3300+3300+2000+10000+3300+10000
Alex SmithKC+200+600+1600+1400+2000+3300N/AN/A+6600
Tom BradyNE+400+500+500+400+500+500+350+400+450
DeShaun WatsonHOU+1000+5000+1600N/AN/AN/AN/AN/AN/A
Russell WilsonSEA+1200+1200+1000+4000+2000+1600+1000+1000+1200
Kirk CousinsWAS+1600+5000+3300+2000+10000+10000+6600N/A+5000
Drew BreesNO+2000+2500+1800+6600+15000+5000+2500+2500+2500
Matt RyanATL+2500+1200+1000+400+1000+1600+1600+1400+1600
Cam NewtonCAR+2500+1200+1800+6600+5000+2500+2500+2200+2500
Matt StaffordDET+2500+1600+500+1000+500+1000N/AN/A+5000
Le'Veon BellPIT+2500+7500+3300+10000+3300+2500+2500+2500+3300
Todd GurleyLAR+2500+7500+3300N/AN/AN/AN/AN/AN/A
Kareem HuntKC+3300+3300+1600+1400+2500+3300N/AN/AN/A
Dak PrescottDAL+3300+5000+3300+2000+3300+1200+1400+1200+1200
Ben RoethlisbergerPIT+15000+15000+6600+6600+3300+2000+1400+1200+1000
Jameis WinstonTBN/A+7500+3300+2000+1000+2000+3300+6600+5000
Ezekiel ElliottDALN/A+10000+6600+6600+5000+3300+1600+2000+2000
Aaron RodgersGBN/A+150+300+400+500+300+600+650+700
LeSean McCoyBUFN/AN/A+10000+15000+10000+10000+6600+6600+10000
Von MillerDENN/AN/AN/A+10000+10000+10000N/AN/A+10000
J.J. WattHOUN/AN/AN/A+10000+10000+10000N/AN/A+6600
Julio JonesATLN/AN/AN/A+10000+10000+10000+3300+3300+5000
Rob GronkowskiNEN/AN/AN/A+10000+7500+10000N/AN/A+6600
Philip RiversLACN/AN/AN/A+10000+6600+5000N/AN/A+5000
Antonio BrownPITN/AN/AN/A+10000+5000+3300+6600+3300+5000
Marcus MariotaTENN/AN/AN/A+1600+3300+3300+3300+5000+3300
Derek CarrOAKN/AN/AN/A+1400+900+1000+1600+1600+900
Marshawn LynchOAKN/AN/AN/AN/A+6600+6600N/AN/A+10000
Joe FlaccoBALN/AN/AN/AN/A+6600+7500N/AN/A+10000
Eli ManningNYGN/AN/AN/AN/A+20000+10000+5000+3300+5000
Khalil MackOAKN/AN/AN/AN/AN/A+10000N/AN/A+6600
Blake BortlesJAXN/AN/AN/AN/AN/A+10000N/AN/A+10000
Dalvin CookMINN/AN/AN/AN/AN/A+10000N/AN/AN/A
Leonard FournetteJAXN/AN/AN/AN/AN/A+10000N/AN/AN/A
Odell Beckham Jr.NYGN/AN/AN/AN/AN/A+10000N/AN/A+6600
Sam BradfordMINN/AN/AN/AN/AN/A+2500+4000+3300+5000
Trevor SiemianDENN/AN/AN/AN/AN/AN/A+12500N/AN/A
Paxton LynchDENN/AN/AN/AN/AN/AN/A+15000+10000N/A
Andy DaltonCINN/AN/AN/AN/AN/AN/A+6600+5000+10000
Carson PalmerARIN/AN/AN/AN/AN/AN/A+4000+5000+5000
Andrew LuckINDN/AN/AN/AN/AN/AN/A+3300+2500+2500
David JohnsonARIN/AN/AN/AN/AN/AN/A+2000+3300+3300
Adrian PetersonNON/AN/AN/AN/AN/AN/AN/AN/A+5000
Ryan TannehillMIAN/AN/AN/AN/AN/AN/AN/AN/A+6600
T.Y. HiltonINDN/AN/AN/AN/AN/AN/AN/AN/A+10000
DeMarco MurrayPHIN/AN/AN/AN/AN/AN/AN/AN/A+10000

Though Rodgers trails Tom Brady in several statistical categories, his big drive in Dallas against a formidable opponent has helped improve his implied odds by 15%. Brady had a similar drive against the Texans a few weeks back, but the Pats were huge favorites in that game.

Alex Smith has also taken a huge jump, moving from 16/1 to 6/1—close to a 9% jump in implied odds. The Chiefs’ Super Bowl odds also greatly improved with their latest victory. I guess it just takes a while for people to actually believe in the Chiefs.

The young Carson Wentz is also making moves, as his Eagles have a commanding lead in the NFC East. Wentz has 10 touchdown passes and just three interceptions, which is looking a lot better than the 16/14 ratio from his rookie season. He’ll definitely get consideration if his team can hold on to the division title.

Check back next week to see if anyone can catch up to Rodgers.

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