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The Associated Press has been handing out an NFL Coach of the Year award since 1957. Here are the odds to win the 2020 COY award. The graphs below were generated by averaging the odds from multiple sportsbooks.

Odds for Top NFL Coach of the Year Contenders

  • [June 12] Mike McCarthy’s (Cowboys) odds have steadily improved since opening at +2000; he’s now down to +1350, the third-best odds in the NFL
  • [April 29] Bruce Arians (Bucs) has seen his Coach of the Year odds improve from +2000 to +1400 (second-best odds) after Tampa Bay added OT Tristan Wirfs in the first-round of the 2020 NFL Draft, and acquiring formerly retired TE Rob Gronkowski from the Pats
  • [April 6] With Tom Brady departing, sportsbooks believe Bill Belichick will again flex his coaching genius, as he’s opened as the favorite to win 2020 NFL Coach of the Year


Coach (Team) Odds
Bill Belichick (Patriots) +1000
Bruce Arians (Buccaneers) +1400
Mike McCarthy (Cowboys) +1400
Kyle Shanahan (49ers) +1600
Andy Reid (Chiefs) +2000
Frank Reich (Colts) +2000
Kevin Stefanski (Browns) +2000
Kliff Kingsbury (Cardinals) +2000
Mike Vrabel (Titans) +2000
Sean McDermott (Bills) +2000
Brian Flores (Dolphins) +2200
John Harbaugh (Ravens) +2200
Sean Payton (Saints) +2200
Mike Tomlin (Steelers) +2500
Sean McVay (Rams) +2500
Vic Fangio (Broncos) +2500
Zak Taylor (Bengals) +2500
Anthony Lynn (Chargers) +2800
Doug Pederson (Eagles) +2800
Pete Carroll (Seahawks) +2800
Ron Rivera (Redskins) +2800
Dan Quinn (Falcons) +3000
Matt LaFleur (Packers) +3000
Mike Zimmer (Vikings) +3000
Joe Judge (Giants) +4000
Jon Gruden (Raiders) +4000
Matt Nagy (Bears) +4000
Matt Rhule (Panthers) +4000
Adam Gase (Jets) +5000
Bill O’Brien (Texans) +5000
Doug Marrone (Jaguars) +5000
Matt Patricia (Lions) +5000

*Odds taken June 12, 2020


Odds for Past Winners

Past Coach of the Year Winners

Year Coach of the Year Team Record
2019 John Harbaugh Ravens 14-2
2018 Matt Nagy Bears 12-4
2017 Sean McVay Rams 11-5
2016 Jason Garrett Cowboys 13-3
2015 Ron Rivera (2) Panthers 15-1
2014 Bruce Arians (2) Cardinals 11-5
2013 Ron Rivera Panthers 12-4
2012 Bruce Arians Colts 9-3*
2011 Jim Harbaugh 49ers 13-3
2010 Bill Belichick (3) Patriots 14-2

*Took over for Chuck Pagano in the team’s final 12 games

Archived NFL Coach of the Year odds: 2019

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After working in TV, Matt turned his focus towards numbers, specifically odds. He has been with us since 2016 and serves as SBD's Editor-in-Chief, credited with creating our futures trackers, SBD's score predictor, SBD Sharp, and his own model for calculating NFL SOS, among other products.