Lamar Jackson Improves Odds to Win The NFL MVP Award After Amazing Performance
Lamar Jackson – The Spin Move Seen Across The Nation
Twitter, Facebook, ESPN, and every other platform where the NFL resonates went crazy last Sunday. It all happened when Baltimore Ravens’ Lamar Jackson performed an incredible videogame-like maneuver against the Cincinnati Bengals.
Jackson also delivered an incredible overall performance during the game. It not only set him up as a strong MVP candidate, but he will go down in NFL history for this feat.
Bengals Having Hard Time Dealing With Jackson
The Bengals defense was already falling victim to a 28-10 lead in the first half.
Then, Lamar completely baffled them with a 47-yard touchdown.
The astonishing play included running off a tackle, easily breaking through the first level of defense, performing a devastating highlight-reel worthy spin move, and speeding into the end zone.
Setting Records With Perfect Passer Rating
He went on to finish the game with a perfect passer rating. Becoming the first player in NFL history to put up a perfect passer rating twice in the same season.
There should no longer be any doubts left about Jackson’s ability to play QB at an NFL level. Fans should now be eyeing him as a serious MVP contender this year.
The 22-year-old Jackson now owns a mind-blowing signature move and is leading the Ravens in a 7-2 season. Including wins over the Patriots and Seahawks.
Improving Team Morale With Impressive Skills
After the 49-13 victory, even Bengals coach, Zac Taylor, called Jackson’s play “electrifying”. Ravens offensive lineman Marshal Yanda said,
“Changing the game for us in every way.”
A sentiment many teammates have for their QB. His coach, John Harbaugh, acknowledged that Jackson’s play and performance were “rare and special.”
Updated Odds Make Jackson A Serious MVP Title Contender
It’s easy to see now why Jackson is a serious MVP candidate. Lamar Jackson now has +200 odds to win the NFL regular season MVP title.
The only other player that has better odds at this moment is Russell Wilson (+175). Jackson is a great choice if you are betting on the NFL MVP award.
It’s also important to note how his talent and the team’s performance are making the Ravens serious Super Bowl candidates.
This continues to have a positive effect on the Baltimore Ravens betting odds.
Has Jackson’s Performance Changed The Odds For The Ravens?
The Ravens are hosting the Texans during week 11. The Ravens (-223) are favored by 4.5 (-110) points against the spread (ATS) over the Texans.
This also translates into better chances of winning titles. They are now listed to win the AFC Championship at +370 and Super Bowl betting lines have them at +740.
We’ll continue to keep an eye on Lamar and the rest of the NFL to bring you news, reports, and analysis for you to improve your play and place better-informed bets.