2021-10-06 01:07:47 GMT+00:00 – The Arizona Cardinals are the lone remaining unbeaten group by way of 4 weeks of the NFL season, and the person who has led them to that 4-0 file is now the consensus favourite to win league MVP honors.
Kyler Murray had ascended the checklist of contenders at sportsbooks by way of a sizzling September, however now he owns the shortest odds at main sportsbooks after main a 37-20 upset of the Los Angeles Rams on Sunday.
Murray completed 24-of-32 passing for 268 yards with two touchdowns and no interceptions in opposition to the Rams’ sometimes stout protection. He is third within the league with 1,273 passing yards with 9 touchdowns in opposition to 4 interceptions.
Installed earlier than the season at +2500 by BetMGM, Murray is now the +500 MVP favourite on the sportsbook. He is adopted by one other quickly rising quarterback in Buffalo’s Josh Allen, who has moved from +1600 to +650 in main the Bills to a 3-1 begin.
Both have handed preseason favourite Patrick Mahomes, who nonetheless has the third-shortest odds at +750 in guiding Kansas City to a 2-2 begin. Just behind him is Chargers second-year star Justin Herbert, who has rocketed from +2200 to +800.
Murray has even shorter odds at DraftKings, the place he’s the +450 favourite forward of Mahomes (+650), Allen (+700) and Herbert (+750). Murray is +475 forward of Mahomes (+550) at PointsBet, the place Tampa Bay quarterback Tom Brady has the third-shortest odds at +800.
It nonetheless stays a large open race with three-quarters of the common season remaining.
Brady had been among the many prime three favorites simply two weeks in the past when the Bucs have been 2-0. A loss to the Rams adopted by a slim win at New England resulted in Brady’s odds lengthening to +1000 at BetMGM together with Green Bay’s Aaron Rodgers and Dallas’ Dak Prescott.
Meanwhile, DraftKings is providing Prescott at +800, Rodgers at +1000 and Brady at +1400 with Matthew Stafford, who was among the many favorites earlier than the Rams’ offense scuffled within the loss to Arizona.
The prime non-quarterback stays Tennessee operating again Derrick Henry, who’s a +5000 longshot at BetMGM and PointsBet and has even longer odds at +10000 at DraftKings.
Line motion (Open, Current)
–Kyler Murray +2500 to +500
–Josh Allen +1600 to +650
–Justin Herbert +2200 to +800
–Kyler Murray 16.1%
–Matthew Stafford 15.3%
–Josh Allen 11.9%
–Kyler Murray 18.2%
–Matthew Stafford 13.1%
–Tom Brady 13.0%
–Field Level Media