Are you buying the 3-6 New York Giants as true playoff contenders yet? The Giants' odds of becoming the first 0-6 team in NFL history to make the playoffs remain long, but Las Vegas oddsmakers are increasingly showing some faith in the Giants.
As for just making the playoffs, Bovada has the Giants with 5-1 odds of winning the NFC East. The Dallas Cowboys and Philadelphia Eagles, tied atop the NFC East standings at 5-5, are given 13-10 odds. The Washington Redskins are 8-1.
Not everyone believes in the Giants. Football Outsiders recently gave the Giants only a 1.7 percent chance of winning the NFC East. Playoffstatus.com gives the Giants a 6 percent chance of reaching the playoffs.
Want to know more about the NFC playoff picture? Here is a helpful video from SB Nation.