New York Jets: No Love From Vegas Bookies

May 3, 2010   ·     ·   Jump to comments

Even after a dynamic offseason in which "Gang Green" added a number of playmakers to the team, they still get no love from the bookies, getting 12:1 odds to win it all this year.
That puts them at seventh overall on the list, sitting behind the Colts (8:1), the Saints (9:1), the Chargers (10:1), the Pats (10:1), and Dallas (11:1).
Okay, I understand why the Colts and Saints are favored over the Jets. I understand it. I don't agree with it, but I won't argue with it either.
Those are proven teams that made it all the way last year. The Jets aren't fully proven yet, so I get that the odds makers believe that they have a better shot at winning the Super Bowl in 2011.
But I'll tell you why the Jets are better than the other three teams that Vegas believes are better fit to win the championship.
We'll go right down the line, so that means San Diego is up first.
Did the Jets beat them in the divisional round of the playoffs last year?
Didn't they pick off ...

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