One of the most anticipated games of this year's young NFL season takes place Sunday night as the Indianapolis Colts travel west to take on the Arizona Cardinals.

The Cardinals, last season's beaten Super Bowl XLIII finalist, got off to a shaky start by loosing its first game at home to the San Francisco 49ers by a close 16 points to 20. However, the Tempe-based franchise soon bounced back and crushed the Jacksonville Jaguars by 31 points to 17 away a week later.

As a result, the Cardinals go into Sunday's match-up heavily favoured with and listing ‘The Cards' at odds of 8/13 to win. Slightly longer,,,,, and show 4/6 while,, and are offering punters 20/29.

At the longer end of the spectrum,,, and are offering odds of 8/11 on a home victory while shows 3/4.

After the first two games of the new NFL season, the Indianapolis Colts are undefeated under new coach Jim Caldwell with two narrow victories against the Miami Dolphins and Jacksonville Jaguars. Many experts have already indicated that the Indiana team could be a serious contender for this season's Super Bowl in February and a victory against another top challenger could go a long way to cementing the Colts' position. is offering the away team at Evens for Sunday's game while currently shows odds of 11/10. From here the odds lengthen incrementally with offering 23/20 followed by,,,,, and with 6/5. has the Colts at odds of 17/14 to win on Sunday evening while is offering 11/9 followed by, and with 5/4. At the higher end of the spectrum, bettors can get 24/19 from followed by 13/10 from on a Colts victory.

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