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January 23, 2015 at 8:49 AM

A whole new slew of Super Bowl prop bets

Straight from PreGame.com, here are a whole new, updated batch of bets and other betting line-type info on the Super Bowl:

— Patriots favored by 1 point over Seattle

— Deflated football controversy has had NO EFFECT on the betting market

— Seattle opened 2.5 point favorite, but heavy early action on New England moved line

— Only 5 prior Super Bowls have been so close that the spread was LESS THAN a field goal.

— Vegas favorite has won 33 of 48 Super Bowls (69%)

— Underdog 6-1 ATS in last 7 Super Bowls

— Winner of turnover battle in Super Bowl history has won 36 of 39 games

Game Trends:

(Patriots) NFL teams scoring 40+ points in the playoffs are on a 4-23 Against The Spread losing run their next game

Patriots 4-11 ATS their last 15 playoff games

Last 20 times Seattle an underdog, lost against the spread only THREE TIMES

Seattle: 34-15-1 ATS last 50 games overall

Seattle in December or later: 19-5-1 ATS (last four seasons)

Seattle: 20-7-1 ATS vs. teams with a winning record

ACTION

An estimated $10 BILLION is projected to be bet on Super Bowl XLIX worldwide!
Over HALF of adult Americans are expected to have some money at risk on the game.
Less than 1% of the total amount bet is expected to be wagered legally in Nevada.

90% of overall SB 49 action in Las Vegas will come from recreational (non-professional) bettors.
This is highest percentage of recreational bettors for any American sporting event.

Vegas Wins 92% of the Time!
Nevada has kept separate Super Bowl accounting for 24 years:
Vegas has won money (in net) 22 years, with bettors winning money only twice.

COIN TOSS

48 prior Super Bowls: exactly 24 heads; 24 tails!

NFC has won 15 of the last 17 coin tosses

EARLY PROPS

MVP
($100 wins …)

Tom Brady +175
Russell Wilson +350
Marshawn Lynch +450
Rob Gronkowski +900
LeGarrette Blount +1800
Julian Edelman +3000
Richard Sherman +3300
Darrelle Revis +3800
Earl Thomas +4000

Total Passing Yards
Tom Brady: over/under 262.5 yards
Russell Wilson: over/under 220.5 yards

How long will it take Idina Menzel to sing National Anthem?
Over/Under 2 minutes and 2.5 seconds

Will Marshawn Lynch be fined for actions on media day?
Yes: +400 | No -600

What Color will Belichick’s hoodie be?
Grey: -150
Blue: +175
Red: +700

What Color Gatorade will be dumped on winning coach?
Orange +150
Yellow +350
Clear +400
Blue +750
Red +750
Purple +800
Green +1000

How many times will “Deflated” Balls be said during the game?
Over/Under 3 times

How many times will Gisele Bundchen be shown during game?
Over/Under 1.5 times

>>> More NFL Vegas trends and news on Twitter: @RJinVegas

 

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