The Philadelphia Eagles fought driving rain, their former coach and a slow start to emerge with a 29-21 win over the Jacksonville Jaguars. Despite falling behind 14-0 in the first quarter, the Eagles managed to storm back and cover the 6.5-point spread and the Over 44.5 cashed. The Eagles (4-0) remain the last undefeated team in the league.
Miles Sanders player prop bettors were rewarded as he rushed for 134 yards and two touchdowns.
Pennsylvania sportsbooks opening Week 5 lines have the Eagles as 6-point road favorites against the Arizona Cardinals with the total points at 49.5
Philadelphia Eagles Week 5 betting odds vs. Arizona Cardinals
Eagles vs. Cardinals Week 5 betting preview
- The Eagles have a 68% win probability.
- Eagles 3-1 ATS; Cardinals 2-2 ATS
- Eagles 2-2 O/U; Cardinals 1-2 O/U
- Eagles avg. points for 28.8; Cardinals avg. points for 22
- Eagles avg. points against 17.8; Cardinals avg. points against 25.8
Philadelphia Eagles player prop betting vs. Cardinals
Philadelphia Eagles player prop recap vs. Arizona Cardinals
- Jalen Hurts Over/Under 251.5 (-115)
- Kyler Murray Over/Under 250.5 (-115)
- Jalen Hurts Over 1.5 (-130)/Under 1.5 (+100)
- Kyler Murray Over 1.5 (+100)/Under (-135)
- Miles Sanders Over/Under 63.5
- Jalen Hurts Over/Under 47.5
- A.J. Brown Over/Under 74.5
- DeVonta Smith Over/Under 53.5
- Dallas Goedert Over/Under 43.5
Philadelphia Eagles favorites to win the NFC Championship
By the end of Week 3 afternoon games, the Philadelphia Eagles were the favorites (+350) to win the NFC championship at DraftKings followed by the Green Bay Packers at +400. Caesars Sportsbook has the Eagles and Tampa Bay Buccaneers as co-favorites to win the NFC at +375.
Eagles to win the NFC odds movement
- Open: +1600
- Start of regular season: +1100
- After Week 1: +660
- After Week 3: +350
Eagles Super Bowl, NFC East odds, playoff odds movement
(Odds via DraftKings)
|Open||Start of Regular Season||After Week 1||After Week 3||After Week 5|
|To Make Playoffs||Yes (+125)/No (-145)||Yes ( -190)||Yes (-360)/No (-250)||Yes (-2000)/No (-2500)||Yes (-10000)/No (-1800)|
Eagles getting lots of action to win NFC and Super Bowl
Since the start of Week 3 action, the Philadelphia Eagles (14% of the handle) and the Miami Dolphins (16%) have attracted the most Super Bowl futures betting action at DraftKings.
It’s a similar story about the popularity of the Philadelphia Eagles with futures bettors at BetMGM.
According to John Ewing at BetMGM, since Sunday, the Birds have attracted the most bets to win the Super Bowl, the NFC, and the NFC East.
From Week 3 to Week 4, the Eagles Super Bowl odds improved from +1100 to +850 at BetMGM.
Jalen Hurts MVP odds movement
The Eagles and Ravens quarterbacks have also drawn bettors NFL MVP bucks. Since 1 p.m. on Sunday, Lamar Jackson (+700) has gotten 55% of the money to win NFL MVP followed by 21% of the money going to Jalen Hurts (+600).
Opening odds for NFL MVP at Caesars Sportsbook had Hurt priced at +4000. At the start of the NFL season he was around +2500 to win NFL MVP at most sports betting apps.
Eagles Week 6 lookahead betting lines vs. Dallas Cowboys
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