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  • Get the most recent odds to win all eight divisions in the 2020 NFL season
  • Kansas City is the heaviest favorite to win their respective division, while the NFC West appears to be the tightest race after Week 1
  • See how the odds have changed throughout the season

We are tracking the odds to win all eight divisions for the 2020 NFL season. The graphs below have been generated by averaging the odds from our most trusted online sports betting sites.

AFC East Odds

  • [September 14] After Week 1, the Bills and Patriots separated themselves from the Dolphins and Jets even further in AFC East odds; this division appears to be a two-horse race
  • [September 8] For the first time since 2003, the Patriots will not enter the season as the favorites to win the AFC East; the Bills are currently favored by a slim margin
  • [July 28] With more and more Patriots players opting out of the 2020 NFL season, the Bills have become the favorites to win the AFC East again at most books
  • [June 29] After signing Cam Newton, the Patriots are again favored to win the AFC East
  • [May 27] For the first time this season, the Patriots are not favored to win the AFC East; the Bills have overtaken them, currently listed at +126
  • [April 22] New England’s AFC East odds continue to fade ahead of the NFL Draft, as they’re no longer the odds-on favorites
  • [March 18] The Patriots remain the favorites to win the AFC East despite losing Tom Brady in free agency
  • [March 3] The Patriots have again opened as the odds-on favorites to win the AFC East, but with much longer odds than last year when they were -500

The New England Patriots have won the AFC East each of the last 11 seasons, and 16 of the last 17. The Miami Dolphins are the only other team to win it in that timeframe.

The Buffalo Bills are the team suffering through the longest drought. They have not won the division since 1995. The Indianapolis Colts have won this division more recently (1999).

Current Odds

Team Odds
Buffalo Bills +110
New England Patriots +110
Miami Dolphins +1200
New York Jets +1200

Odds taken September 15.

AFC North Odds

  • [September 15] The AFC North is looking like a two-horse race after Week 1, as Cleveland’s divisional odds faded from +501 to +900
  • [September 8] There has been very minimal odds movement in the AFC North since opening; Baltimore will enter the season as the odds-on favorites to win the division
  • [April 27] All teams in the AFC North saw their odds move slightly after the NFL Draft, but nothing significant
  • [March 18] The Ravens are still the odds-on favorites, but money has tightened the gap between them and the Steelers
  • [March 3] To no surprise, the Ravens have opened as the odds-on favorites to win the AFC North

Three different teams have won the AFC North in the last five seasons. The Cleveland Browns are the odd team out, not having won the division since 1989.

Current Odds

Team Odds
Baltimore Ravens -220
Pittsburgh Steelers +290
Cleveland Browns +700
Cincinnati Bengals +4200

Odds taken September 15.

AFC South Odds

  • [September 15] For the first time this season, the Titans are favored to win the AFC South thanks to their win over the Broncos on Monday night, and the Colts being upset by the Jags
  • [September 8] The Colts will enter the 2020 NFL season as the favorites to win the AFC South; they opened with the third-best odds in the division
  • [June 29] Indianapolis’ AFC South odds have reached a new best at +120, while the Titans and Texans see their odds fade slightly
  • [May 27] The Colts’ odds continue to improve this offseason, now listed at +131 to win the division
  • [April 22] The Texans’ AFC South odds have reached +291, an offseason worst thus far
  • [March 18] After the Texans traded DeAndre Hopkins and the Colts signed Philip Rivers, Indianapolis is now favored to win the AFC South
  • [March 3] The Texans have opened as favorites to win the AFC South, followed closely by the Titans and Colts

The AFC South has been claimed by the Houston Texans in six of the last nine seasons. The Tennessee Titans, on the other hand, have not won the division since 2008.

Current Odds

Team Odds
Tennessee Titans +125
Indianapolis Colts +150
Houston Texans +420
Jacksonville Jaguars +1200

Odds taken September 15.

AFC West Odds

  • [September 15] After uninspiring performances from the rest of the division in Week 1, the Chiefs’ odds to win the AFC West reached a new best at -538
  • [September 8] No team has better odds to win their respective division than the Chiefs; Kansas City will enter the season as -419 favorites to win the AFC West
  • [June 29] With Denver’s AFC West odds improving slightly, and LA’s fading a bit, the two are neck-and-neck for the second-best odds to win the division, with the Chargers currently holding a slight advantage
  • [April 27] Despite having what many are calling one of the better 2020 NFL Drafts, the Broncos saw their AFC West odds worsen from +888 to +925
  • [April 22] After seeing their AFC West odds shorten to +800 in mid-March, the Raiders are back to +1075 to win the division ahead of the draft
  • [March 18] Due to the likelihood of having Cam Newton under center in 2020, the Chargers have seen their odds to win the AFC West jump from +900 to +600
  • [March 3] No team has better odds to win their respective division than the Chiefs at -450

The Kansas City Chiefs and Denver Broncos are the only two teams to have claimed the AFC West in the last ten seasons, with the former having won it each of the last four seasons.

The Chargers have not won the division since 2009 and you have to go back to 2002 to see the last time the Raiders sat atop the AFC West.

Current Odds

Team Odds
Kansas City Chiefs -500
Los Angeles Chargers +850
Las Vegas Raiders +1200
Denver Broncos +1600

Odds taken September 5.

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NFC East Odds

  • [September 15] Neither Dallas or Philadelphia saw their NFC East odds suffer much from their Week 1 losses; Washington’s odds went from +1650 to +700 with their upset win over the Eagles
  • [September 8] Dallas’ odds to win the NFC East continue to improve, now reaching a new best at -127
  • [May 27] The Cowboys have become the odds-on favorites to win the NFC East for the first time this season
  • [April 27] After a strong 2020 NFL Draft, which was highlighted by first-round pick CeeDee Lamb, the Cowboys are now favored to win the NFC East for the first time this season
  • [April 22] The Eagles will enter the 2020 NFL Draft as the favorites to win the NFC East, but not by much
  • [March 18] After Dallas was able to re-sign Amari Cooper and tag Dak Prescott, the Cowboys are now listed alongside the Eagles as co-favorites to win the NFC East
  • [March 3] The Eagles have opened as slight favorites to repeat as NFC East champions

The NFC East has not had a repeat winner since the Philadelphia Eagles won four straight from 2001-2004. Three different teams have won the division in the last five years, with Philadelphia and Dallas taking turns each of the last four seasons.

Current Odds

Team Odds
Dallas Cowboys -135
Philadelphia Eagles +165
Washington Redskins +900
New York Giants +21500

Odds taken September 15

NFC North Odds

  • [September 14] After a 43-34 victory over the Vikings in Week 1, the Packers are back to being the favorites to win the NFC North
  • [September 8] The Vikings head into the 2020 NFL season as the favorites to win the NFC North
  • [May 27] Green Bay’s odds continue to worsen after their questionable draft, and are now no longer the favorites to win the NFC North for the first time this season; the Vikings now hold that title
  • [April 27] The Packers remain NFC North favorites, but the gap between them and the Vikings closed significantly after Green Bay’s first two picks were spent on players who will serve backup roles this year (QB Jordan Love and RB AJ Dillon)
  • [March 18] The Packers have broken away as the lone favorite to win the NFC North, but Chicago has seen their odds improve after trading for Nick Foles
  • [March 3] The NFC North is the only division with co-favorites to win it, as the Packers and Vikings sit at +150 each

Three different teams have won the NFC North in the last three years. The Detroit Lions are the odd team out, as they haven’t won the division since 1993. The Tampa Bay Buccaneers have won the division more recently (1999).

Current Odds

Team Odds
Green Bay Packers +125
Minnesota Vikings +250
Chicago Bears +270
Detroit Lions +700

Odds taken September 15.

NFC South Odds

  • [September 14] The Saints are -188 favorites to win the NFC South, their best odds since Tom Brady signed in Tampa Bay, after beating the Bucs 34-23 in Week 1
  • [September 8] Drew Brees’ Saints enter the 2020 season favored to win the NFC South, with Tom Brady’s Bucs listed as a close second at +149
  • [April 22] After acquiring Rob Gronkowski, the Bucs have seen their NFC South odds shorten to +150; as a result, the Saints are nearing even-money as well
  • [March 18] The Saints remain the odds-on favorites to win the NFC South, but saw their odds worsen from -400 to -110 after the Bucs signed Tom Brady; Tampa Bay’s odds improved from +800 to +200
  • [March 3] The Saints have again opened as the odds-on favorites to win the NFC South

The New Orleans Saints became the second team to repeat as NFC South champions in 2018, joining the Panthers, who won the division from 2013-2015. New Orleans has also now matched Carolina’s three straight division crowns.

Current Odds

Team Odds
New Orleans Saints -195
Tampa Bay Buccaneers +220
Atlanta Falcons +1000
Carolina Panthers +2400

Odds taken September 15.

NFC West Odds

  • [September 14] The 49ers still have the best average odds to win the NFC West, despite losing to the Cardinals in Week 1, and both the Rams and Seahawks picking up wins as well
  • [September 8] Despite Seattle’s odds continuing to improve leading up to kickoff, the 49ers are still favored to win the NFC West in 2020
  • [July 28] For the first time this season, the 49ers are not odds-on favorites to win the NFC West, thanks to the Seahawks acquiring Jamal Adams; San Francisco does remain the favorite, however
  • [April 22] After the Rams have been forced to part ways with some of their stars, including Todd Gurley and Brandin Cooks, the Seahawks have seen their NFC West odds improve to +266
  • [March 18] While the Niners remain the odds-on favorites, the Cardinals acquisition of DeAndre Hopkins makes this the tightest divisional race from top to bottom
  • [March 3] The 49ers have opened as the odds-on favorites to win the NFC West, and sportsbooks are unsure whether the Seahawks or Rams will provide the toughest test for San Francisco

The 49ers stole the NFC West last year, ending the Rams’ two-year reign. All four teams have won the division in the last five years.

Current Odds

Team Odds
San Francisco 49ers +190
Seattle Seahawks +195
Los Angeles Rams +310
Arizona Cardinals +440

Odds taken September 15.


Archived NFL Divisional 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.