Edwards vs. Busch Odds
According to oddsmakers at online sports book SBGGLOBAL.com Busch is favored to win this matchup as he has odds of -160 while Edwards has odds of +110.
Edwards won the pole and will start first in Sunday’s race while Busch qualified 12th for the race.
Edwards has two wins at Bristol in his career and he has one win already this season with two top-five performances. Edwards has a driver rating of 89.4 at this track and an average finish of 13.3.
Busch comes into this race with four wins in his career at Bristol. His average finish is 9.3 and his driver rating at the track is 106, which ranks first amongst drivers. Busch is winless on the year with 1 top 5 and 1 DNF.
In this matchup, the underdog is more than capable of winning as he has run well at Bristol during the week and seems to be on a mission to contend for the season title. His only poor showing this season is when Busch actually wrecked Edwards.
2011 Jeff Byrd 500 Matchup Odds – Carl Edwards vs. Kyle Busch – Mar. 20
Carl Edwards +110
Kyle Busch -160