|Written by Bishop Whitmore|
|Sunday, 02 February 2014 10:39|
Fans and gamblers alike are waking up across the country on Sunday with anticipation and excitement for kick-off (6:30pm EST) of the most cherished game in NFL history. In just a few hours, MetLife Stadium in East Rutherford, New Jersey will host the 48th edition of the title game between the AFC and NFC champions. The Denver Broncos will represent the AFC having gone 15-3 SU and 11-7 ATS for the year while the Seattle Seahawks will represent the NFC going 15-3 SU and 12-6 ATS this season. Super Bowl betting in Vegas currently favors Denver by -2½ points to hoist the Lombardi trophy in victory later this evening.
Seattle on the other hand are +3 underdogs to win the championship which bookmakers are saying have been approximately 40% of today's wagers. Those looking to take either team straight up without a point spread would need at the moneyline being offered by sportsbooks. Denver has been listed as a -140 favorite on the Super Bowl betting money line while Seattle would return +120. That means to win $100 on the favored team, you would need to risk -$140 while taking the underdog in a straight up win would pay out +$120 on a $100 wager. Despite the league's top scoring defense (Seattle) playing against the top scoring offense (Denver), the Seahawks vs Broncos odds total has been set at a low 48 with the UNDER favored at -115.
The quarterbacks in today's game combined for 8,834-yards with 81-touchdowns during the regular season and are expected to continue their dominance on Sunday with Peyton Manning favored at 11/10 to win the Most Valuable Player award followed by Russell Wilson at 15/4. Although defense wins championships, it will be the production of the running backs that will decide the outcome of Sunday's championship game. Super Bowl betting on the MVP award has Seattle RB Marshawn Lynch listed at 4/1 while Denver RB Knowshon Moreno would pay out 20/1. With so many gambling options for today's game, be sure to view current Seahawks vs Broncos odds, totals and moneylines with over 500 player and team prop bets.
|Last Updated on Sunday, 02 February 2014 10:42|