Expert Edges On First TD Scorer Odds: Ja’Marr Chase, Deebo Samuel Offer Small Edges On Championship Sunday
Getty Images. Pictured: Bengals WR Ja’Marr Chase, 49ers WR Deebo Samuel
- Betting on first touchdown scorer props for Bengals-Chiefs or 49ers-Rams on Championship Sunday of the NFL playoffs?
- Projections from our Director of Predictive Analytics reveal small potential edges on Ja'Marr Chase and Deebo Samuel.
- Of course, first TD scorer bets are longshots, so proceed with the high-risk nature of these props in mind.
It wouldn’t be the NFL playoffs without sweating touchdown props.
To help you find an edge on these props for Bengals-Chiefs and 49ers-Rams on Championship Sunday, I projected my “true” odds for first and anytime touchdown scorers. I then outlined them next DraftKings odds so you could quickly identify potential betting edges.
I also created this downloadable spreadsheet so you can input odds from any book to calculate edges accordingly (more on how to do that below).
Note: Sean Koerner’s projections are in the columns labeled “Koerner.”
Bengals-Chiefs TD Projections
49ers-Rams TD Projections
NFL Playoff TD Prop Calculator
You can calculate edges for odds available at your book(s) by downloading this spreadsheet then adjusting the odds in the columns labeled “Add Odds Here.” The edges will automatically calculate in the columns directly to the right of where you input the odds.
What Are NFL Player Prop Bets?
Bets on a player’s statistics or various outcomes can be considered a player prop. Betting on the over or under on a quarterback’s passing yards, over or under on a wide receiver’s number of receptions, and whether a running back will score a touchdown are all considered player props.
To learn more about the various types of props you can bet on, check out our Betting 101 series.