ARIZONA CARDINALS

Betting line favors Cardinals ahead of NFC West clash vs. 49ers

Oct 9, 2021, 11:15 AM | Updated: 11:25 am
Arizona Cardinals running back James Conner (6) runs off the field after a win over the Los Angeles...

Arizona Cardinals running back James Conner (6) runs off the field after a win over the Los Angeles Rams during an NFL football game Sunday, Oct. 3, 2021, in Inglewood, Calif. (AP Photo/Jae C. Hong)

(AP Photo/Jae C. Hong)

The Arizona Cardinals (4-0) are the last remaining undefeated team in the NFL after the 37-20 win over the Los Angeles Rams on Sunday.

Following the win, the Cardinals opened as a 4.5-point favorite against the San Francisco 49ers on Monday.

49ers quarterback Jimmy Garoppalo did not participate in practice during the week due to injury, but it was not until Friday when rookie quarterback Trey Lance was named the starter, did the line move.

According to FanDuel Sportsbook, Arizona has moved to a 5.5-point favorite for Sunday’s NFC West matchup or -240 on the moneyline. Currently, a $106 bet would net $100 on the Cardinals to win by 5.5 or more.

DraftKings Sportsbook has seen movement on the game since the Lance news was announced. Bettors saw the Cardinals line reach its lowest point Friday morning at -4. Fast forward to Saturday afternoon, the line reached -5.5 but currently sits at -5.

As Arizona ascends many power rankings around the league, the team’s odds to win the NFC West, NFC and Super Bowl continue to rise as well.

FanDuel gives the Cardinals the eighth-best odds to win the Super Bowl at +1500. It also gives Arizona a slight edge to win the division at +125, just ahead of the Rams at +140, 49ers at +500 and Seattle Seahawks at +1900.

FanDuel also gives Arizona the fourth-best odds to win the NFC at +600, only behind the Tampa Bay Buccaneers, Rams and Green Bay Packers.

Cardinals-49ers time, TV, radio info

Time: 1:25 p.m. MST

Radio: 98.7 FM Arizona’s Sports Station

TV: Fox

Arizona Cardinals

Arizona Cardinals defensive end J.J. Watt (99) battles Houston Texans offensive tackle Charlie Heck...
Arizona Sports

Packers-Cardinals injury report: J.J. Watt, DeAndre Hopkins out Monday

WR DeAndre Hopkins and DE J.J. Watt were among five Arizona Cardinals who were listed as non-participants Monday.
16 hours ago
Arizona Cardinals LB Chandler Jones (Tyler Drake/Arizona Sports)...
Arizona Sports

Cardinals activate LB Chandler Jones, DL Zach Allen off COVID-19 list

The Cardinals officially activated linebacker Chandler Jones and defensive lineman Zach Allen off of the reserve/COVID-19 list on Monday.
16 hours ago
Markus Golden #44 of the Arizona Cardinals celebrates a sack in the third quarter against the Cleve...
Tyler Drake

Meant-to-be Cardinals LB Markus Golden enjoying productive 2021

There aren't many who proclaim their love for a team quite like Cardinals LB Markus Golden. With how he's playing, the feeling is mutual.
16 hours ago
Arizona Cardinals TE Zach Ertz warms up ahead of practice Wednesday, Oct. 20, 2021, in Tempe. (Tyle...
Character Counts

Cardinals TE Zach Ertz to give 5,000 meals per TD to Arizona food banks

Cards TE Zach Ertz is giving back to the community, providing 5,000 meals to local AZ food banks for every TD the team score this season.
16 hours ago
Washington Football Team's Benjamin St-Juste is called for pass interference on Green Bay Packers' ...
Arizona Sports

Packers WR Adams to COVID-19 list, DC positive before Cards game

Green Bay Packers DC Joe Barry will miss the Thursday Night Football game against the Arizona Cardinals, reports NFL Network's Mike Garafolo.
16 hours ago
Head coach Kliff Kingsbury of the Arizona Cardinals reacts during the final moments of the NFL game...
Kevin Zimmerman

‘Disconnected’ Cardinals coach Kliff Kingsbury happy to be back from COVID-19 stint

Arizona Cardinals coach Kliff Kingsbury would rather have last week's scenario over this week's.
16 hours ago
Betting line favors Cardinals ahead of NFC West clash vs. 49ers