The hype surrounding Daniel Jones has surged following the rookie quarterback’s first NFL preseason performance.
Jones, who was chosen sixth overall had a solid debut with the New York Giants, heading. This led improving.
In addition, it escalated speculation about who will be the starting quarterback for the Giants the rookie Super Bowl winner Eli Manning. That directed the oddsmakers in BetOnline to place a string of prop bets involving both potential starters.
Here’s a breakdown of all of the prop bets.
* All chances herein gathered on 08/12/2019.
While Manning is a favorite to begin the year as the Giants’ starting QB odds suggest the two-time Super Bowl MVP won’t have the ability to maintain the job.
BetOnline is also offering an enticing -140 lineup which Jones may have more yards than Manning when all is done and said.
There are grounds to think that could be the situation. The Giants took a lot of heat for selecting Jones so high in the draft, and so the team will be eager to show the naysayers wrong.
It’s tough to ignore the fact that Manning is coming from a 4,299 passing yard , ??marking the fourth time in five seasons he has posted more or 4,000 passing yards.
Select: Eli Manning (+100)
Manning has never become a touchdown-machine. His most productive period came between 2013 and 2015, averaging 27.7 touchdowns per season during that interval. In 2015, Manning threw for a career-best 35 TD passes — most of which were caught by Odell Beckham Jr..
However, Manning’s touchdown production plummeted over the previous 3 years projecting 21 and 19 in 2017 and 2018.
Jones has down to throw touchdowns, which makes the -120 cost worth carrying.
Select: Daniel Jones (-120)
Manning has been able to keep his interceptions relatively year over year, but using the Giants rebuilding its roster, anticipate the pick-offs to rise substantially in what is expected to be a season in New York.
Jones is still a -200 favorite however there is more value in gambling in +150 on Manning.
Manning has held that a 13.6 interception average during the last five years, but should complete somewhere in the array of 18-20 on this Giants team.
By then the damage will have been completed, although that ought to be sufficient to open the doorway to get Jones.
Pick: Eli Manning (+150)
BetOnline believes Manning will begin more games for the Giants, record the Hall of Fame QB since the -150 favorite.
Manning will be the Giants’ starting quarterback to begin the 2019 NFL season and ought to continue to keep the occupation for 7-8 weeks.
On the other hand, the door will be available for Jones to take over if the Giants remain winless or possess a record.
There is much more value in choosing Jones in +110 to start more games this year.
Head coach Pat Shurmur will look for the smallest of windows to formally begin the Daniel Jones age, handing the QB whilst also utilizing Manning as a mentor.
Manning is an ironman of forms — missing just one regular-season match in 14 decades, however as the Giants reconstruct, they’ll need Jones are the No. 1 man sooner than later.
Select: Daniel Jones (+100)
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