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NFL draft: The odds on who will wear the most 'bling' and other props


FLOWERY BRANCH -- For leisurely purposes only, here are some odds regard the NFL draft courtesy of MyTopSportsbooks.com:

Odds to be selected with the 1st overall pick:

  • Jared Goff (Cal): 2/5
  • Carson Wentz (ND St): 7/3
  • Jalen Ramsey (FSU): 100/1

Odds on which rookie QB wins a Super Bowl (as a starter) first:

  • Jared Goff (Cal): 7/2
  • Carson Wentz (ND St): 11/2
  • Paxton Lynch (Memphis): 12/1
  • Dak Prescott (Mississippi St): 50/1
  • Cardale Jones (Ohio State): 50/1
  • Connor Cook (Michigan State): 80/1
  • None: 8/9

Odds on which rookie QBs will start week 1 (2016):

  • Jared Goff (Cal): 1/6
  • Carson Wentz (ND St): 5/3
  • Paxton Lynch (Memphis): 5/1
  • Dak Prescott (Mississippi St): 40/1
  • Cardale Jones (Ohio State): 60/1
  • Connor Cook (Michigan State): 60/1

Odds to win 2016 Offensive ROY:

  • Ezekiel Elliott (Ohio State):: 9/2
  • Jared Goff (Cal): 6/1
  • Josh Doctson (TCU): 10/1
  • Carson Wentz (ND St): 10/1
  • Laquon Treadwell (Ole Miss): 12/1
  • Will Fuller (Notre Dame): 14/1
  • Derrick Henry (Alabama): 14/1

Odds to win 2016 Defensive ROY:

  • Myles Jack (UCLA): 6/1
  • Jalen Ramsey (FSU): 15/2
  • DeForest Buckner (Oregon): 9/1
  • Joey Bosa (Ohio State): 9/1
  • Reggie Ragland (Alabama): 12/1
  • Shaq Lawson (Clemson): 12/1
  • Vernon Hargreaves (Florida): 15/1

Over/under on QBs selected in the first round: 3 o/u

Odds to have the most players selected in first round:

  • Ohio State: 2/11
  • Alabama: 12/1
  • Tie between two or more: 19/2

Odds to make the most trades during the draft:

  • San Francisco 49ers: 4/1
  • New England Patriots: 8/1
  • Cleveland Browns: 9/1
  • Dallas Cowboys: 10/1
  • Tennessee Titans: 10/1

Odds to make the most picks:

  • Cleveland Browns: 3/2
  • San Francisco 49ers: 2/1
  • New England Patriots: 4/1

Odds on which draftee will hug Roger Goodell the longest:

  • Robert Nkemdiche (Ole Miss): 7/2
  • Laremy Tunsil (Ole Miss): 5/1
  • Myles Jack (UCLA): 6/1
  • Vernon Butler (LA Tech): 8/1

Odds on which draftee will wear the most “bling:”

  • Laquon Treadwell (Ole Miss): 7/1
  • Shaq Lawson (Clemson): 7/1
  • Ezekiel Elliott (Ohio State): 9/1
  • Corey Coleman (Baylor): 11/1
  • Jalen Ramsey (FSU): 11/1
  • Jared Goff (Cal): 99/1

Odds a team doesn’t make a pick in the allotted time: 31/1

Odds the power goes out during the draft: 1,500/1

NFL DRAFT 2016 – POSITION BY POSITION SERIES

Sunday, April 17 -- QUARTERBACKS

Rams quest for franchise quarterback behind big trade --Wentz or Goff?

D. Led’s breakdown of the Quarterbacks

A look at the top 10 Quarterbacks in the draft

Monday -- RUNNING BACKS

D Led’s breakdown of the Running backs -- Is Derrick Henry the next Charles Muncie?

A look at the top 10 Running backs

Tuesday - WIDE RECEIVERS

D. Led’s breakdown of the Wide receivers

A look at the top 10 Wide receivers

Wednesday -- TIGHT ENDS

D. Led’s breakdown of the Tight ends

A look at the top 10 tight ends

Thursday -- OFFENSIVE LINEMEN

D. Led’s breakdown of the Offensive linemen

A look at the top 10 offensive linemen

Friday -- DEFENSIVE LINEMEN

D. Led’s breakdown of the Defensive linemen

A look at the top 10 defensive linemen 

Saturday, April 23 -- LINEBACKERS

Falcons searching for hybrid linebacker/safeties

D. Led’s breakdown of the Linebackers

A look at the top 10 linebackers

Sunday, April 24 -- CORNERBACKS

D. Led’s breakdown of the cornerbacks

A look at the top 10 cornerbacks

Monday, April 25 -- SAFETIES

D. Led’s breakdown of the Safeties

A look at the top 10 Safeties

Tuesday, April 26

D. Led’s breakdown of the Specialists, kickers, punters and returners

A look at the top 5 punters and top 5 kickers

Wednesday, April 27

Final mock draft

 

 


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D. Orlando Ledbetter is the Atlanta Falcons beat writer for The Atlanta Journal-Constitution.