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Teddy Bridgewater, Derek Carr see MVP odds take a hit following Week 7

We go over what quarterbacks hurt their MVP odds the most after Week 7.

Teddy Bridgewater of the Carolina Panthers throws the ball against the New Orleans Saints during a game at the Mercedes-Benz Superdome on October 25, 2020 in New Orleans, Louisiana. Photo by Jonathan Bachman/Getty Images

Russell Wilson was the frontrunner to win this year’s MVP Award ahead of Week 7 and remains the frontrunner on DraftKings Sportsbook despite losing to the Arizona Cardinals on Sunday. He has the best odds in the field at +100. He’s trailed by the Green Bay PackersAaron Rodgers (+400) and the Kansas City ChiefsPatrick Mahomes (+450). Some other signal callers are falling behind the the leaders ahead of Week 8. Let’s go over who the biggest fallers were.

Derek Carr (+10000)

Carr and the Las Vegas Raiders were riding high after their Week 5 victory against the Kansas City Chiefs. That didn’t last for long though, as they were blown out by the Tampa Bay Buccaneers following their bye in Week 6. Carr dropped from +3300 after throwing for 284 yards and two scores against Tampa Bay.

Teddy Bridgewater (+25000)

Bridgewater was +10000 ahead of Week 7 and his drop is much more confusing than Garoppolo’s. He threw for 282 yards and two scores in a loss to the New Orleans Saints on Sunday. He’s among the league leaders in passing yards and is only second to Drew Brees in completion percentage. It appears like two straight losses can do a ton of damage.

2020 NFL MVP odds after Week 7

Player Odds
Player Odds
Russell Wilson +100
Aaron Rodgers +400
Patrick Mahomes +450
Tom Brady +1200
Lamar Jackson +2000
Kyler Murray +2000
Derrick Henry +3300
Ben Roethlisberger +3300
Josh Allen +3300
Ryan Tannenhill +3300
Matt Stafford +6600
Alvin Kamara +6600
Baker Mayfield +7000
Jared Goff +7000
Deshaun Watson +10000
Aaron Donald +10000
Cam Newton +10000
Derek Carr +10000
Drew Brees +15000
Carson Wentz +15000
Khalil Mack +15000
TJ Watt +15000
Nick Foles +15000
DeAndre Hopkins +15000
Justin Herbert +15000
Phillip Rivers +25000
Teddy Bridgewater +25000
Matt Ryan +50000
Jimmy G +50000
Ezekiel Elliot +50000

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