2024-25 NFL odds: Bettors all in on Raiders' Zamir White to guide league in dashing

by Christina S. Brown
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All (bettors) hail, Zamir White. 

White is getting into his third season with the Las Vegas Raiders, and all indicators level towards him beginning at operating again, after the departure of Josh Jacobs, now a member of the Inexperienced Bay Packers. 

And, to say expectations are excessive for White on the betting counter, may be an understatement.

Take a look at this tidbit from ESPN’s Ben Fawkes:

That is a number of perception in White from NFL gamblers, eh?

White has appeared in 31 video games in his first two seasons, beginning in solely 4. He has a profession complete of 521 dashing yards and one landing. 

At DraftKings Sportsbook, White is +3500 to guide the league in dashing as of Might 26.

Nonetheless, bettors look like all in on White, presumably because of the truth that Jacobs is gone and since 2020, Jacobs completed within the high three league-wide in dashing makes an attempt twice, together with dashing the ball the second-most instances within the league in 2022 (Jacobs entered the league in 2019).

In 5 years with the Raiders, Jacobs averaged 261 carries per season. He is performed in 73 video games, which means he averaged practically 18 carries per recreation. 

Though Jacobs led the league in dashing yards in 2022 (1,653), the Raiders haven’t completed within the high 10 in dashing yards since Jacobs arrived. 

Nonetheless, there are questions on the quarterback place for the Raiders, who determine to start out second-year QB Aidan O’Connell. 

Might it imply extra makes an attempt for White all through the season?

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