The Russell Wilson Rumor Madness Has Maybe Reached the Sportsbooks

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The Russell Wilson Rumor Madness Has Maybe Reached the Sportsbooks

Chicago Bears

All right. We have to at least acknowledge the INCREASING swirl of Russell Wilson rumors tied specifically to some sportsbooks modifying their Bears odds for 2021, and others apparently flat-out taking down Wilson-next-team odds.

THIS DOES NOT MEAN there’s inside info out there or that something is definitely happening soon. It just means that, apparently, at a minimum, the books wanted to protect themselves. It certainly hints that there’s known information out there circling behind the scenes – there’s definitely smoke – but you can’t take this as more than what it is.

Here’s some of what you’re seeing out there:

I tend to regard this stuff as a good reason for me to be paying even closer attention, rather than a clear signal of anything going down. But obviously with the new league year and free agency coming next week, things might HAVE to move soon anyway …



Author: Brett Taylor

Brett Taylor is the Editor and Lead Cubs Writer at Bleacher Nation, and you can find him on Twitter at @BleacherNation and @Brett_A_Taylor.