Expect heavy favorites to cover in Week 3


Now that we’re two weeks through the 2020 NFL season, what might have seemed like anomalies during the opening slate of action can now be seen as trends.

The New York Jets are an absolute laughingstock in every way. That has led to the Indianapolis Colts being major Week 3 favorites against their conference rivals. On the other hand, two NFC West quarterbacks in Kyler Murray and Russell Wilson have their offenses clicking on all cylinders.

In taking a look at Week 3 action around the NFL, here’s a look at some best bets and locks. One hint would be to go with the heavy favorites to cover. We start with that.