NFL odds: Jaguars stun Chargers, one of many worst unhealthy beats of all time

Down 27 factors, and your quarterback threw 4 interceptions within the first half throughout an NFL Tremendous Wild Card Weekend playoff sport?

Not an issue for Trevor Lawrence and the Jacksonville Jaguars.

The Jaguars (+2.5 at FOX Guess) rallied for an inconceivable 31-30 win over the Los Angeles Chargers on Saturday evening. Extra importantly, this is among the worst unhealthy beats of all time when you have been a Chargers ticket holder.

Welcome to the world of wacky wins and unhealthy beats in sports activities betting.

Every week, we’ll recap the betting performs that had some folks cashing in and others tearing up their tickets in frustration. To paraphrase famed broadcaster Al Michaels, “those plays are significant to some.”

Let’s recap the craziness from the Chargers-Jaguars sport.

The Jaguars accomplished the third-largest comeback in NFL playoff historical past, a lot to the enjoyment of Jacksonville moneyline (+110) and unfold bettors and to the agony of Chargers backers, who little doubt have been beginning to plan what they have been going to do with their winnings after Los Angeles bolted to a 27-0 lead.

The 2 larger playoff comebacks in NFL historical past have been the Buffalo Payments’ 41-38 time beyond regulation win over the Houston Oilers in 1993 (Houston led 35-3 with 8:53 remaining within the third quarter) and the Indianapolis Colts 45-44 win over the Kansas Metropolis Chiefs in 2014 (Kansas Metropolis led 38-10 with 11:48 remaining within the third quarter).

The Chargers had an opportunity to flee with the win after the Jaguars lower the result in 30-28, however Los Angeles went three-and-out and punted with slightly over three minutes to go.

The massive play for the Jaguars got here on fourth-and-1 with lower than 90 seconds to go when Travis Etienne ran for 25 yards to the Chargers’ 16. Riley Patterson kicked the profitable 36-yard area aim with no time left.

From a betting perspective, the Jags bought as excessive as +2800 on the stay moneyline at Caesars after they have been down 27-0. 

This bettor, after sweating through the first half, might be nonetheless celebrating.

The luckiest gambler may be this particular person, because of his … radio?

Lawrence shook off the tough begin to end 28-for-47 passing (59.6%) for 288 yards and 4 touchdowns.

Simply name Lawrence “Mr. Saturday.”

The comeback additionally turned out to be good for the sportsbooks.

There have been experiences of 1 explicit bettor who suffered a big loss on the sport.

Keep tuned for extra of the wackiness!

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