Trevor Hass, Sports Producer
September 12, 2020 | 5: 29 PM
The Patriots formally launch a recent era Sunday at 1 p.m. when they host the Miami Dolphins in a fan-less Gillette Stadium. Many assume Unusual England will proceed its divisional dominance this season, whereas others build an advise to the Buffalo Bills to take the AFC East.
Here’s how oddsmakers heed the Patriots’ season unfolding – including odds to take the division, steal the Tall Bowl, and non-public particular gamers manufacture the Most Treasured Participant award.
Vegas Insider presents the Patriots the 14th-handiest odds of successful the Tall Bowl, at 40/1, effectively in the assist of the Tom Brady-led Tampa Bay Buccaneers (seventh) and factual below the AFC East contender Bills (12th).
The positioning puts Unusual England as the seventh-most-probably AFC crew to make the Tall Bowl, at 20/1, in the assist of the Kansas City Chiefs, Baltimore Ravens, Pittsburgh Steelers, Indianapolis Colts, and Bills, and tied with the Las Vegas Raiders, Tennessee Titans, and Denver Broncos.
Vegas Insider puts the Bills as the favorites to steal the division, at 4/5, and the Patriots 2nd at 9/5. Unusual England, pointless to reveal, has won 11 straight AFC East titles, but oddsmakers feel as even supposing it’s very that that it’s probably you’ll perhaps maybe maybe imagine that traipse will pause this year.
The Strains is a puny extra optimistic relating to the Patriots’ probabilities to acquire their fourth Tall Bowl title in the closing seven years, hanging them as the ninth-most-probably crew to hoist the trophy.
Sports Insider has them at ninth (+2200), factual sooner than the Bills (+2500). The Bills, alternatively, non-public better odds to steal the division (+110 over +150) and AFC Championship (+1000 to +1400).
Caesars Sportsbook, as of late August, jam Unusual England’s odds at 20-1 to steal the Tall Bowl, 9-1 to steal the AFC, +135 to divulge one more division title, and over/below 8.5 wins. Their odds to make the playoffs are -175 and to miss +155.
“We are going to in actuality wish to focal point on enchancment and learning from experiences in games.”
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— Unusual England Patriots (@Patriots) September 12, 2020
On Action Network, the expected steal total for the Patriots is 9, even with the Bills and sooner than the Unusual York Jets (six) and Dolphins (six). Odds Shark concurs, predicting a 9-7 enact.
On an individual level, Vegas Insider has quarterback Cam Newton as the 10th-most-probably quarterback (27th participant overall) to steal MVP (+2500), in the assist of Brady (+1600) and sooner than Jimmy Garoppolo (+4000). Odds Shark believes there’s principal extra probably for him to whole so, hanging him as the 10th-most-probably participant (+2500) overall.
Sony Michel is the 19th-most-probably running assist to take home MVP (+15000). Cornerback Stephon Gilmore, who took home Defensive Participant of the Year honors a season ago, is the sixth-most-probably candidate, in line with Sports Making a bet Dime, to manufacture the identical honor this year.
As for over/unders for projected stats, BetOnline has Newton’s total landing passes at 22.5, interceptions at 13.5, speeding yards at 395.5, speeding touchdowns at 3.5, and passing yards at 3525.5.
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