clock menu more-arrow no yes mobile

Filed under:

NFC Championship odds 2022: Teams to fade to represent the NFC in Super Bowl 57

We take a look at some teams to fade to win the NFC Championship at their current odds.

Dallas Cowboys quarterback Dak Prescott (4) looks to throw the football during the NFC Wild Card game between the San Francisco 49ers and the Dallas Cowboys on January 16, 2022 at AT&T Stadium in Arlington, TX. Photo by Robin Alam/Icon Sportswire via Getty Images

With Super Bowl 56 over and done with, it is a perfect time to look at the odds for which team will represent the NFC in Super Bowl LVII next season. The Los Angeles Rams, who defeated the San Francisco 49ers in the NFC title game, are the odds on favorite to win the NFC again at +450.

While there will be a lot of attention on which NFC team could be headed to Super Bowl 57, we are going to look at a couple of teams that you might want to stay away from. Odds are courtesy of DraftKings Sportsbook.

NFC Championship odds 2022: Teams to fade

Dallas Cowboys (+650)

Maybe Stephen A. Smith has been right all this time when he calls the Dallas Cowboys the accident waiting to happen. Dallas had a prolific 2021 regular season, but got bounced in the wildcard round by the No. 6 seed 49ers at Jerry World. The Cowboys have a solid team on paper, but for some reason, they cannot get over that hump.

Tampa Bay Buccaneers (+1200)

The obvious choice would’ve been the Green Bay Packers, especially with potential changes on the horizon. However, we are going to go with the Bucs, who are entering a new era of football without Tom Brady.

As of this article publishing, we don’t know who will be the starting quarterback. But if Bruce Arians is serious about Blaine Gabbert, then it’s hard to see this team making a deep playoff run. And not to mention Gabbert, Chris Godwin, Leonard Fournette, Jason Pierre-Paul, Carlton Davis, and Ryan Jensen are all set to become free agents. Tampa Bay might be the best team by default in the NFC South, but that’s about it.

If you or someone you know has a gambling problem, crisis counseling and referral services can be accessed by calling 1-800-GAMBLER (1-800-426-2537) (IL/IN/MI/NJ/PA/WV/WY), 1-800-NEXT STEP (AZ), 1-800-522-4700 (CO/NH), 888-789-7777/visit (CT), 1-800-BETS OFF (IA), 1-877-770-STOP (7867) (LA), 877-8-HOPENY/text HOPENY (467369) (NY), visit (OR), call/text TN REDLINE 1-800-889-9789 (TN), or 1-888-532-3500 (VA).21+ (18+ NH/WY). Physically present in AZ/CO/CT/IL/IN/IA/LA/MI/NH/NJ/NY/OR/PA/TN/VA/WV/WY only. Eligibility restrictions apply. See for full terms and conditions.