Sammy Watkins Favourite to Win Rookie of the Year

sammy watkins rookie of the year betting

The Buffalo Bills gambled in order to draft Sammy Watkins in the 1st round, and Watkins is expected to make a immediate impact this season. In fact, odds makers think Sammy Watkins will be so effective that he is the favourite to win offensive Rookie of the Year. Check out the betting odds here and find which site you can bet Sammy Watkins to win ROTY online…

According to odds makers at Bodog, Buffalo Bills wide receiver Sammy Watkins is the favourite to win Rookie of the Year at (+450) odds. 

After dazzling football fans in training camp with spectacular catches, Sammy Watkins is favoured to win offensive Rookie of the Year honours over fellow WR Mike Evans (+600) and popular QB Johnny Manziel (+600) among others.

What makes Watkins an early favourite for ROTY is not just his amazing talent, but that he is projected #1 receiver for the Bills heading into the season, while Mike Evans is the #2 option on Tampa Bay and Manziel is likely to start the season on the bench. So, Barring any injury, we should be seeing Sammy Watkins weekly on the highlight reels.

We will get a sneak peak at Sammy Watkins this Sunday, August 3rd when the Bills play the Jets in the annual “Hall of Fame Game” in Canton, Ohio. Andre Reed has just been inducted into the Hall of Fame and will be in attendance for this game, and this has motivated Watkins to impress in front of the former Bills star wide receiver.

“I definitely want to go out there and put on a great show for him,” Watkins said. “And I want to get a win. That would just start the team up and build confidence for everybody.”

2014 Offensive Rookie of the Year – Odds to Win

Sammy Watkins +450
Johnny Manziel +600
Mike Evans +600
Teddy Bridgewater +700
Bishop Sankey +900
Brandin Cooks +900
Blake Bortles +1200
Eric Ebron +1200
Jordan Matthews +1200
Kelvin Benjamin +1400
Odell Beckham +1600
Marqise Lee +1800
Cody Latimer +2000
Devante Adams +2500
Jace Amaro +2500
Tre Mason +2500
Jarvis Landry +3300
Jeremy Hill +3300
Charles Sims +5000