Heading into Week 17, Green Bay Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers is an commanding favorite to win the NFL customary season MVP grant after a sensational move in the chances at U.S. sportsbooks.
Rodgers was a +450 dark horse to win the honor before a week ago’s games, behind Kansas City Chiefs quarterback Patrick Mahomes, who had been the top pick since mid-November. Be that as it may, after Rodgers wrapped up burning the Tennessee Titans on Sunday night in the day off, moved past Mahomes to turn into the MVP top pick unexpectedly this season.
Rodgers is a – 260 top pick at Caesars Sportsbook by William Hill, trailed by Mahomes, whose chances floated from – 400 to +210 after Week 16.
Rodgers finished 21 of 25 passes for 231 yards and four scores in the Packers’ 40-14 win over the Titans on Sunday. He drives the NFL with 44 passing scores and has an important street game this end of the week against the Chicago Bears. Mahomes and the Chiefs, then again, have just secured the No. 1 seed in the AFC end of the season games and might rest their establishment quarterback in Sunday’s home game against the Los Angeles Chargers.
The Packers can make sure about the No. 1 seed in the NFC end of the season games with a success over the Bears on Sunday.
At FanDuel, Rodgers’ MVP chances had improved to – 370 as of Tuesday. A FanDuel representative revealed to ESPN that the move depended on a mix of Rodgers’ new execution and some wagering interest in the Green Bay quarterback in the course of recent days.
DraftKings, where Rodgers was recorded as the – 335 top pick, said its chances development on the MVP market was fundamentally filled by his new execution.
Buffalo Bills quarterback Josh Allen is 12-1 at Caesars Sportsbook by William Hill, trailed by Titans running back Derrick Henry at +5,000, Packers beneficiary Davante Adams at +7,500 and Seattle Seahawks quarterback Russell Wilson at +10,000.
The Orioles win 11-5 thanks to Mullins’ grand slam
Cardinals starter Dakota Hudson did a sufficiently fine work his initial twice through the Orioles setup. Baltimore pursued Hudson in the fifth with the Cardinals sticking to a one-run lead, and Cedric Mullins welcomed the reliever the most ideal way he knew how. Mullins turned the game with a huge homerun in the lower part of the fifth, and the Orioles beat the Cardinals 11-5 in the first of three games at Camden Yards.
Gunnar Henderson and Adley Rutschman each singled to start the big inning. Ryan O’Hearn followed Anthony Santander’s strikeout with a line drive up the middle. Tommy Edman, a center fielder for the Cardinals, tried a diving catch, but nobody would mistake him for Jim Edmonds tonight.
The outfielder was unable to properly trap the ball because it bounced in front of Edman. Henderson and O’Hearn were both in scoring position when Rutschman raced home. Ryan Mountcastle worked a stroll to stack the bases, and St. Louis captain Oliver Marmol went to his warm up area.
Andre Pallante, a right-handed pitcher, was sent out by the Cardinals to face Mullins, and the former All-Star made the Red Birds pay. A 1-2 slider was activated by Mullins, and he got just enough of it. The ball cruised 370 feet and cleared the wall just left of the tall scoreboard in right field. Baltimore took a firm hold of the lead after the blast.
The huge homerun shut down the volatile baseball played over the initial five edges. St. Louis caught an early lead after a couple of two-out strolls and a solitary by Willson Contreras.
In response, Baltimore scored twice in the second inning. Aaron Hicks followed Mullins’ two-out single with a grounder to center. Hicks chose to break for second, while Mullins raced to third and won the throw. Nolan Arenado seemed to have Hicks red-handed for the third out, yet his toss cruised wide of the sack. Mullins was able to sprint home for the Orioles’ first run of the game thanks to the error.
Ramón Uras took advantage of the RBI opportunity after Adam Frazier took ball four to put two runners on base. Baltimore took its first lead of the game when Uras lined a ball to the center.
Most-watched programme since Super Bowl 57, Chiefs vs. Lions averaged close to 27 million viewers
The NFL season in 2023 may be the most anticipated to date.
Just about 27 million individuals watched the Detroit Lions’ 21-20 over the Kansas City Bosses on Thursday, making the season opener the most-watched show since Super Bowl LVII circulated on Fox in February, as per NBC.
The Lions-Chiefs game also became the second-most watched NFL game ever on streaming, surpassing three previous Super Bowls in terms of streaming views.
According to NBC, the second quarter saw the most viewers, with over 29 million people watching the game-winning fourth quarter drive led by Lions quarterback Jared Goff.
The start of the NFL season wasn’t the main attract driving crowds to turn on Lions-Bosses Thursday night.
Watchers showed up to perceive how the Kansas City Bosses would begin their Super Bowl title guard after 115.1 million watchers watched them beat the Philadelphia Hawks in February, making their title win the most seen broadcast in American history.
Goff, who was called a bust by the Los Angeles Rams and lost 19 of his first 24 games with the Lions, also sparked curiosity because he helped lead Detroit to their most wins since 2017 last season.
Regardless of the outcome, the Lions’ fourth-quarter comeback that ended the Chiefs’ late lead was entertaining for viewers.
According to NBC, the number of viewers was up 24% from the first game of the season last year, when the Buffalo Bills beat the Los Angeles Rams 31-10 in another upset of the NFL’s defending champions.
Since the 2015 matchup between the Pittsburgh Steelers and the New England Patriots, the Lions-Chiefs game was the NFL season opener with the second most viewers. The Tom Brady-led Tampa Bay Buccaneers’ 31-29 victory over the Dallas Cowboys to begin the 2021 season remains the kickoff game with the most viewers over that time period.
Coco Gauff quotes Kobe Bryant after winning the US Open final
After reaching the US Open final, 19-year-old Coco Gauff channeled Kobe Bryant’s well-known Mamba Mentality. Gauff defeated Karolina Muchova 6-4, 7-5 on Thursday to advance to her first US Open final. After the Los Angeles Lakers went 2-0 up on the Orlando Sorcery in the 2009 NBA Finals, late NBA legend Bryant sat with a virus face in his public interview and gruffly said: ” Gauff is one victory away from becoming a Grand Slam champion, but she also emphasized that the work is not done.
“Thank you so much guys. Some of those points it was so loud. I don’t know if my ears are gonna be okay. But be even louder. I grew up watching this tournament. It means a lot to be in the final. The job is not done,” Gauff said in her on-court interview.
Gauff on channeling Bryant’s Mamba mentality
Bryant was one of the greatest NBA players. He tragically died in a helicopter accident in January of 2020.
Bryant was all about hard work throughout his career, and that attitude helped him win five NBA titles. He has an amazing attitude. In the NBA Finals when they have a 3-1 lead in the series, he doesn’t celebrate. He is content.
He gives himself a high-five. In any case, time to continue on. That’s the way I think. I’m trying to take it all in. However, I also know I still have work to do. The victory in the final is remarkable. But it’s something I’m not happy with yet,” Gauff said in her press conference following the match.
In the US Open last, Gauff plays against Aryna Sabalenka. Last year, Gauff was beaten by Iga Swiatek in her most memorable Huge homerun last at the French Open. In her second Grand Slam final, Gauff’s chances of winning are still up in the air.
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