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Eli, Sanchez face same MVP odds

Eli Manning of the New York Giants points

Eli Manning of the New York Giants points out the defenders to new center David Baas during an NFL preseason game against the Chicago Bears at the New Meadowlands Stadium in East Rutherford, New Jersey. (Aug. 22, 2011) Photo Credit: David Pokress

Our friends at have come out with the odds on players who will win the 2011 NFL MVP award. As you might have guessed, the first eight names on the list are all quarterbacks. None of them, however, is from New York.

You have to get to the group that is getting 25-to-1 odds to find Eli Manning and Mark Sanchez. They are getting the same odds as Arian Foster, Joe Flacco and Sam Bradford.

Aaron Rodgers is the favorite to win MVP, getting 11-to-2 odds, followed by Tom Brady (13-to-2) and Michael Vick (17-to-2). Peyton Manning, who may not start the season, gets 10-to-1 odds.Chris Johnson, who may not play for the Titans or any other team, gets 20-to-1 odds, as does Tony Romo. "The Field" is a 10-to-1 bet.

No odds were given for Plaxico Burress.


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