The day has finally arrived, it’s Super Bowl day folks! Please tell us that you are still waiting to place your Super Bowl bet. If that is the case, then take a gander at our latest Super Bowl online betting picks on why we think the Seattle Seahawks will defeat the New England Patriots today in Super Bowl 49 and become back-to-back Super Bowl champions.
The Seattle Seahawks are returning the Super Bowl on February 1st 2015 in order to play the New England Patriots and defend their NFL championship. Many fans are surprised that the New England Patriots have gained the slight edge in regards to betting odds. Many online bookmakers are marking the Seattle Seahawks down to a 1 point underdog. Although Seattle played well enough to represent the NFC in the Super Bowl, many analysts wonder how injuries to Richard Sherman will impact the Seahawks ability to contain the New England Offense.
The Seahawks being the underdog in their Super Bowl defense shouldn’t worry too many Seattle fans. The Broncos were the favorites in the Super Bowl 48 but when the score was all settled, the Seahawks blew out the Broncos proving the odds makers wrong once again. Although a 1 point disadvantage doesn’t seem like much, the psychological feeling of being the underdog could help propel the Seahawks to a win. The Seahawks must bring their best defensive game this year in order to beat the Patriots. Will Pete Carroll be able to prepare his team for their biggest challenge yet? Many computer simulations have been run on the Super Bowl and the average score seems to be New England 35 Seattle 34.