As soon as the New England Patriots clinched their Super Bowl spot last Sunday odds makers posted betting odds for Super Bowl 2015. The opening line was a pick’em between the Seahawks and Patriots, but then moved to -1 point in favor of the New England Patriots. Now that we know the teams and odds, only thing left is to teach you how to bet on the Super Bowl online so you can jump in on the wagering action for one of the most bet on games and/or sporting events of the year.
The Super Bowl odds released for the NFL’s 49th installment of the Super Bowl paint a picture that many fans may not want to acknowledge. The NFL book makers have released their odds and they generally agree that the Patriots and Seahawks are both 5/2 favorites to win the Super Bowl before the playoffs have even started. When you think about the fact that both of these teams play well at home and each of them are the overall number 1s in their respective conference tournaments, it is easy to see why odds makers are so keen on these two teams facing off in the championship game.
Other teams rounding out the list of favorites to make the Super Bowl based on odds are the Green Bay Packers are 5/1 and the Denver Broncos, who lost to the Seahawks last year in the Super Bowl by a wide margin, are listed at 6/1. The Cowboys are listed at 10/1 while the Steelers are getting 18/1 betting odds. The Steelers are often looked at as a dangerous team during the NFL playoffs. The Colts make the list at 25/1 while the Lions are backing up the list at 30/1. Some of the longer shots include the Cardinals at 50/1.