Many people expect Penn State to be one of the top contenders for a Big Ten football title this fall, so let’s take a look at what the oddsmakers have to say about it.
According to BetOnline.ag, the Nittany Lions are tied for the third-best odds to win the Big Ten in 2022. These are the odds as the season is less than four months away, listed in two formats:
Ohio State 2/3 (-150)
Wisconsin 8/1 (+800)
Michigan 17/2 (+850)
Penn State 17/2 (+850)
Iowa 11/1 (+1100)
Indiana 12/1 (+1200)
Northwestern 12/1 (+1200)
Nebraska 14/1 (+1400)
Minnesota 20/1 (+2000)
Michigan State 50/1 (+5000)
Purdue 50/1 (+5000)
Rutgers 50/1 (+5000)
Maryland 80/1 (+8000)
Illinois 100/1 (+10000)
There also are odds listed here for the national championship. Alabama is +260 and Clemson +475, followed by Ohio State +650 and Georgia +700.
Penn State came in tied for 15th with odds of +6600.
There are no Nittany Lion players listed in the odds for the Heisman Trophy.
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