- The Indianapolis Colts have +145 odds to win the AFC South.
- The Tennessee Titans are the favorite at -175 odds.
- Both teams boast 9-4 records on the season.
INDIANAPOLIS – With the NFL season winding down, division futures are beginning to heat up at online sportsbooks. The AFC South in particular is gaining a lot of attention, as both the Tennessee Titans and the Indianapolis Colts have 9-4 records.
Currently, the Titans have the tiebreaker, therefore a tie would result in Tennessee claiming the division. For that reason, the Titans are the current favorites despite the equal records.
With the remaining schedule, those betting on the NFL may find the longshot Colts odds to be very appealing as the potential for an upset is viable.
AFC South Race
The Indianapolis Colts will be playing the Houston Texans, the Pittsburgh Steelers, and the Jacksonville Jaguars for the team's last games of the season. Should the Colts go undefeated, they could end up taking the AFC south.
Odds to Win AFC South
- Tennessee Titans -175
- Indianapolis Colts +145
Sports bettors are leaning in favor of the Titans, however, as their remaining schedule will see them face the Detroit Lions, the Green Bay Packers, and the Houston Texans.
For both teams, they will be facing two below .500 teams and one potential Super Bowl, contender. This means that both teams are expected to go 2-1 for the rest of the season.
The Titans have the tiebreaker, so should this occur, those who took the favorite would have made the right choice. However, there is still hope for the Colts.
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— Indianapolis Colts (@Colts) December 18, 2020
For the Titans, the Super Bowl contending team they will be facing off against is the Green Bay Packers. The Packers have a 10-3 record and have the second favorite for league MVP in Aaron Rodgers. The matchup will be tough for Tennessee.
The Colts, on the other hand, will be facing the Pittsburgh Steelers. While the Steelers did start the season great, going 11-2, it seems the magic has worn off and Pittsburgh has lost their last two games.
The Colts have a legitimate chance in taking out the Steelers when they face off. The Packers on the other hand are currently on a three-game win streak, riding the hot hand of Aaron Rodgers.
Underdog sports bettors should lean in on the early longshot odds for the Colts at online sportsbooks the teams play these tough games and the odds change.
After graduating from Florida State University with a degree in creative writing, Giovanni spent his professional career writing short stories for online journals. Now at USAOnlineSportsbooks, you can find him keeping fans up to date on their favorite teams best betting odds. Giovanni still tries to incorporate his passion for storytelling through the perspective of sports betting.