Luke Willson Prop Odds
GLENDALE, AZ (The Spread) – Luke Willson wasn’t well known a few months ago. Will he be the surprise star of Super Bowl XLIX? See what the oddsmakers think.
According to oddsmakers from BetDSI, Willson is getting 66/1 odds to win the Super Bowl MVP honor. His over/under for receiving yards has been set at 29.5 while his reception total has been set at 2.5. Willson’s odds for scoring a touchdown are listed +300. Super Bowl XLIX will be played on Sunday, Feb. 1 from University of Phoenix Stadium in Glendale, Arizona at 6:30PM ET.
Willson has been used off and on throughout the season but has seen an increase in play over the later part of the season due to injuries to other tight ends. He had 22 receptions for 362 yards and three touchdowns during the regular season. He caught four passes for 68 yards with a touchdown against the Panthers before catching just two passes for 11 yards against the Packers in the NFC Championship.
Willson has been targeted in 13 games this season and has at least 30 receiving yards in five of them and has at least 3 receptions in five of the games as well. Willson has scored in three different games as well. The Seahawks will be facing a rather weak passing defense, as the Patriots ranked 17th in the NFL this season. The Pats allowed 239.8 yards per game through the air.