Edwards vs. Gordon GEICO Odds
JOLIET, IL (TheSpread) – Carl Edwards and Jeff Gordon are among the contenders to win Sunday’s GEICO 400, but which driver will best the other in this NASCAR Sprint Cup Series race on Sunday.
According to oddsmakers, Edwards is the favorite in this matchup with odds of –155 while Gordon has a money line of +125 to prevail. The GEICO 400 takes place from Chicagoland Speedway at 2:14PM ET and air on ESPN.
Jeff Gordon is third in the point standings, three points out of first. Gordon has three wins this year as well as top 10 5’s. Gordon has one win and six top 5’s in his career at this track. Gordon has an average finish of 8.6 at Chicagoland Speedway while his driver rating is 100.7, which ranks fifth amongst drivers. Gordon will start 23rd on Sunday.
Carl Edwards sits in a tie for fifth in the point standings, nine points out of first. Edwards has one win and 12 top 5’s this year. He also has 17 top 10’s, which is tied for most of any driver. Edwards is winless at Chicagoland Speedway, but has two top 5’s. Edwards’ average finish at this track is 18.3, while his driver rating is just 89.4, which is 10th-best of any driver. Edwards will start 5th on Sunday.
2011 GEICO 400 Matchup Odds – Carl Edwards vs. Jeff Gordon – September 18, 2011
Carl Edwards -155
Jeff Gordon +125Want More From TheSpread.com? Follow us on Twitter and Facebook or Subscribe to Our News Feeds!