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The Westgate Las Vegas SuperBook releases updated futures odds across major sports every week. Custom Dodgers T-shirts . ESPN Stats & Info senior researcher Matt Willis breaks down the biggest changes within the marketplace, including who is moving up or falling back among odds to win championships and major awards.?Super Bowl LINFL:?New Extremes for Raiders, PanthersLast Sunday, in one of the most thrilling games of the year, the Oakland Raiders first blew a 17-point halftime lead to the Carolina Panthers, then the Raiders overcame an eight-point fourth-quarter deficit to win 35-32. The game finalized the flipping of these teams in the season odds.The Raiders improved to 12-1 to win the Super Bowl, the fourth-best in the NFL behind the Patriots, Cowboys and Seahawks. The Raiders odds have improved for five straight weeks, after being at 25-1 following Week 7.ESPNs Football Power Index isnt far off, giving the Raiders a 6.9 percent chance to win the Super Bowl, second-best among AFC teams and fifth-best overall. Entering the season, the Raiders were 13th in the NFL to win the Super Bowl, and eighth among AFC teams according to FPI.Meanwhile, the Panthers record dropped to 4-7 and their odds are 300-1 to win the Super Bowl. Carolina was as good as 8-1 at one point this offseason, and even rebounded to 40-1 after consecutive wins improved their record to 3-5 on the season.In the final odds release before the regular season, Carolina had the fourth-best odds to win the NFC. Three of the top four NFC teams now have losing records: the Packers, Cardinals and Panthers.College Football PlayoffMichigan ahead of Wisconsin and Penn StateEntering conference championship (and end of the Big 12 season) weekend, four teams have separated from the pack for the odds to win the National Championship: Alabama?(5-7), Ohio State?(2-1), Clemson?(6-1) and Washington?(8-1).Michigan, just 5-1 three weeks ago, is now to 20-1, an understandable drop after losses to Iowa and Ohio State, but whats notable is that the Wolverines title odds are still ahead or tied of both the teams that will play in the Big Ten Championship Game, Wisconsin?(20-1) and Penn State?(50-1).This is just the third year of the College Football Playoff. In the first two, all eight teams to make the playoff were conference champions.FiveThirtyEights College Football projections?arent into Michigans playoff chances. It gives Michigan just a 1 percent chance to make the playoff, compared to 30 percent for Wisconsin and 21 percent for Penn State.None of the three are given much of a shot to win the championship (Wisconsin/Penn State 2 percent, Michigan less than 1 percent).GolfTigers 2017 OutlookTiger Woods will make his long-awaited return this week at the 18-player Hero World Challenge. Hell enter that event with 40-1 odds to win, the worst of any player in the field.?That might not seem very hopeful for Tigers season, but the oddsmakers arent totally out on Tiger. Hes still 40-1 to win the Masters, improving from 50-1 last week. Thats better than Brandt Snedeker, Louis Oosthuizen, Matt Kuchar and last years champion Danny Willett.His odds to win any major this year are 12-1. The winner of the last major played, Jimmy Walker at the PGA Championship, is 20-1 to win a major this year.Part of the reason for Tiger being given these odds is to counterbalance the action that will come just for him being Tiger Woods. Babe Herman Jersey Large . Wilson hit Schenn from behind during Tuesday nights game in Philadelphia, earning a five-minute major for charging and a game misconduct. He has a phone hearing with the department of player safety, which limits any potential suspension to five or fewer games. Dodgers Jerseys China . -- There were so many positives from the Orlando Magics first victory of the season that it was hard for coach Jacque Vaughn to stop praising his players. http://www.customdodgersjersey.com/ . Fernandez, coached in Toronto by former two-time Olympic silver medallist Brian Orser, scored 267.11 points and is the first champion to successfully defend since Russias Evgeny Plushenko in 2005 and 2006. MIAMI -- Buyers at the trade deadline for a change, the Miami Marlins believe they now have enough starting pitching to make a playoff push.The Marlins acquired the rotation reinforcements they sought in a trade Friday that cost them four players. Right-handers Andrew Cashner and Colin Rea were sent to Miami by the San Diego Padres in the seven-player deal.Miami also will receive pitching prospect Tayron Guerrero and cash for right-handers Jarred Cosart and Carter Capps and two minor leaguers, pitching prospect Luis Castillo and first baseman Josh Naylor.The one message it does send is that were trying to win, Miami manager Don Mattingly said. Were not trying to go backward. We have an opportunity here.The Marlins are in contention for their first playoff berth since 2003 despite a shaky rotation. Aside from ace Jose Fernandez, their starters are 23-24 with an ERA of 4.40.Rea will start Saturday against the St. Louis Cardinals, and Cashner will start the series finale Sunday.Cashner is 4-7 with a 4.76 ERA in 16 starts, including a 2.55 ERA in his past three outings while being showcased for a trade.We wanted to get someone that was hot and could bring an immediate impact, Marlins president of baseball operations Michael Hill said.Cashner has a career record of 30-49 with a 3.73 ERA in seven seasons. Mattingly, former manager of the Los Angeles Dodgers, faced the 6-foot-6 right-hander often in the NL West.Ive seen him really good, Mattingly said. Hes got power stuff. I saw him when he was their No. 1, and he has that kind of stuff.Rea, who is in his second major league season, is 5-5 with a 4.98 ERA in 19 games this year.Cashner has a $7.15 million contract and becomes a free agent after this season. Authentic Custom Dodgers Jersey. Rea, 26, has a salary of $510,200 and is under team control through 2018.The Padres are fourth in the NL West and looking to future seasons, and for them the prize in the deal might be Naylor, 19, a left-handed power hitter taken by the Marlins in the first round of the 2015 draft. He is batting .269 with nine home runs this year for Single-A Greensboro.Cosart went 13-11 in 2014 with Houston and Miami but has struggled since. This year he is 0-1 with a 5.95 ERA in four starts with the Marlins, and 3-4 with a 4.09 ERA in 10 starts for Triple-A New Orleans.Capps, a reliever with a 100 mph fastball, underwent Tommy John surgery in March and is expected to be ready for opening day 2017.We traded away good players, Hill said. To get quality, you have to give quality.Miamis already thin rotation was further depleted last week when left-hander Wei-Yin Chen went on the disabled list because of a sprained elbow. Cashner and Rea will join Fernandez, Tom Koehler and Adam Conley.Marlins players applauded the trade.Cashner has very good stuff, Fernandez said. Ive actually faced him hitting, and I dont like to hit against him. I think hes going to help us get to where we need to go.Miami designated outfielder Cole Gillespie and infielder Cole Figueroa for assignment.The trade is the second between the Marlins and Padres this summer. In June, Miami acquired All-Star reliever Fernando Rodney for a minor league pitcher.---AP Freelancer Christopher Stock in Miami contributed to this report. ' ' '
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