Tag: Super Bowl 54

Kansas City quarterback Patrick Mahomes led the Chiefs to victory in Super Bowl 54, and as a result sportsbooks celebrated a million-dollar win over bettors. (Image: Getty)

Super Bowl Betting Recap: Chiefs Victory, Under Give Sportsbooks Big Payday

it was another million-dollar win for sportsbooks after Sunday’s Super Bowl 54. Many oddsmakers said they needed the Kansas City Chiefs to cover, and the under to hit for them to record a profit. That is exactly what happened, as Kansas City covered the 1.5-point spread, defeating San Francisco, 31-20. […]

The Tom Brady Super Bowl commercial for Hulu created buzz, not about the product, but for where the New England quarterback will be playing next year. (Image: Hulu)

Tom Brady Super Bowl Commercial Teases QB’s Possible Future

Just because New England quarterback Tom Brady wasn’t in the Super Bowl for the first time in three years didn’t mean he couldn’t make an impact on Sunday’s big game. The 42-year-old, who is scheduled to be a free agent in March, might have added to the rumors about where […]

Oddsmakers have put up a couple of wagers on whether halftime entertainer Jennifer Lopez will show butt or breast cleavage in one of many wacky Super Bowl prop bets. (Image: Rich Fury)

Butt Cleavage, Bitcoin Value Part of Wacky Super Bowl Prop Bets

Wagering is serious business, but that doesn’t mean oddsmakers don’t like to have a little fun, and they prove it with these wacky Super Bowl prop bets. It seems there is no end to the creativity of some of these side wagers. Most of them come from overseas sportsbooks, where […]

Kansas City quarterback Patrick Mahomes and head coach Andy Reid are ready for Super Bowl 54. (Image: KC Star)

Can San Francisco Defense Stop Kansas City Offense in Super Bowl 54?

The key matchup between Kansas City and San Francisco in Super Bowl 54 is not disputed, but who will prevail definitely is up for debate. The premise is simple; can the 49ers defense stop the Chiefs offense? Bettors are torn on that answer. The line, which opened at 1.5 in […]

Kansas City punter Dustin Colquitt has 30/1 odds on a Super Bowl longshot prop bet that he will throw a pass. Like he did earlier in the season. (Image: KC Star)

Go for Broke with These Longshot Super Bowl Prop Bets

They tantalize bettors with odds of +500 or +800, but are Super Bowl longshot prop bets worth the money? After all, there is a reason these wagers carry long odds. A perfect example is betting on the exact number of points the 2020 Super Bowl will be decided by. The […]

The San Francisco 49ers battle the Kansas City Chiefs for the Lombardi Trophy in Super Bowl LIV. (Image: Getty)

2020 Super Bowl Information Overload and Ultimate Link Dump

The 2020 version of Super Bowl, otherwise known as Super Bowl LIV, kicks off Sunday with the Kansas City Chiefs and the San Francisco 49ers set to throw down in Miami, Florida. If you haven’t been following the NFL recently, or have very little interest in football, yet were invited […]

If San Francisco 49ers tight end George Kittle scores first it would pay +800 for the Super Bowl offensive prop bet. (Image: Getty)

Offensive Prop Bets: Lean Toward a High-Scoring Super Bowl

The offensive prop bets for the 2020 Super Bowl could be the most lucrative wagers in any category this year. Unlike last year, when the New England Patriots and Los Angeles Rams waged a defensive battle, Kansas City and San Francisco like to score, and do so often. The 49ers […]

Gamblers Should Get Offensive with Super Bowl Defensive Prop Bets

Will a team score a safety is one of the most popular Super Bowl defensive prop bets every year. The only problem is gamblers see the high odds of +600 for “yes,” and they see a potential windfall. Odds are totally against that Super Bowl defensive prop bet. In 53 […]

The Westgate Las Vegas SuperBook has released its Super Bowl prop bet book, and this year’s version has some new features. (Image: John Reger)

The Westgate’s Big Book of Super Bowl Prop Bets Explained

It’s become something of an annual pilgrimage. For years now, in the week leading up to the Super Bowl, Las Vegas retiree Charlie Mayle treks to the Westgate Las Vegas SuperBook to pour over page after page of Super Bowl prop bets. Seated in a light-brown, leather club chair at […]

Kansas City quarterback Patrick Mahomes is the favorite to be named Super Bowl MVP. (Image: AP)

Mahomes Favorite for Super Bowl MVP, Better Betting Options Exist

Kansas City quarterback Patrick Mahomes is the favorite to be named Super Bowl MVP, and the odds keep trending downward. The second-year player opened at several sportsbooks at +140, but has been bet down to +105. Some places, like Circa Sportsbook, have Mahomes at even money. Could Kansas City quarterback […]

Shakira, left, and Jennifer Lopez will be performing at the Super Bowl halftime show, and there are several prop bets gamblers can make on their performances. (Image: Theo Wargo/WireImage for The Recording Academy)

Super Bowl Halftime Show Betting Heats Up with Jennifer Lopez, Shakira

When the Kansas City Chiefs last played in the Super Bowl, the halftime show featured the Southern University marching band followed by a re-enactment of the famous 1815 Battle of New Orleans. Things have changed in 50 years, as we’ll see on Sunday when pop stars Jennifer Lopez and Shakira […]

Joe Buck and Troy Aikman will be covering their fifth Super Bowl and there are plenty of broadcast prop bets regarding the telecast. (Image: Fox Sports)

Fox’s Joe Buck, Troy Aikman Part of Several Super Bowl Broadcast Prop Bets 

The Super Bowl broadcast reaches approximately 100 million people, and the prop bets related to the televised event are big business to sportsbooks. Several side wagers are offered, including everything from what the broadcasters will say, to what celebrity might grab some camera time. Fox Sports has the rights to […]

Singer Demi Lovato will sing the National Anthem at Super Bowl 54, and there are several prop bets available. (Image: Getty)

Demi Lovato National Anthem Performance Could be Hit with Bettors

The news that singer Demi Lovato will be performing the National Anthem at the 2020 Super Bowl was a bit of a surprise, but it hasn’t caught oddsmakers off guard. They have listed several prop bets related to Lovato’s singing of the Star Spangled Banner. A week before the Super […]

San Francisco 49ers QB Joe Montana in Super Bowl XIX against the Miami Dolphins at Stanford Stadium in Stanford, California. (Image: Richard Mackson/US Presswire)

Super Bowl History: San Francisco 49ers Seeking Sixth Championship

In their first five appearances in the Super Bowl, the San Francisco 49ers won the NFL championship five times, with Joe Montana winning four titles, and Bill Walsh winning three times. The Niners failed to win in their last appearance, when they lost 34-31 to the Baltimore Ravens in Super […]

President Trump showed up for the College Football National Championship game two weeks ago, but is a -400 not to show up for the Super Bowl. (Image: AP)

President Trump Super Bowl Prop Bets Include Tweeting, Political Ad

What does President Trump and the Super Bowl have in common? Lots if you want to put down a proposition bet related to the leader of the free world. Bovada and BetOnline have released a few regarding Trump and Super Bowl 54 bets, and while some are predictable, others show […]

Green Bay Packers players carry head coach Vince Lombardi off the field after a victory over the Kansas City Chiefs in Super Bowl I. (Credit: AP)

Complete List of Super Bowl Winners and NFL Champions

We complied a complete list of Super Bowl winners and NFL champions leading up to the 2020 Super Bowl between the Kansas City Chiefs and San Francisco 49ers. The Kansas City Chiefs appeared in the first Super Bowl and won their franchise’s first and only championship with a victory in […]