Super Bowl Odds

The San Francisco 49ers are the early favorites to win Super Bowl XLVII this Sunday in New Orleans over the Baltimore Ravens. The line opened yesterday at 5 points and has since been bet down to 4 . The over/under has held steady at 49.

Our friends at Covers.com tell us that 65% of the action is leaning towards Baltimore right now.

The trends are as contrasting as you can get:

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According to the latest Las Vegas lines, the Giants are 2.5 -to- 3 point underdogs to the New England Patriots in Super Bowl XLVI. ?Now, there's still ten days before the teams hit the field in Indy, but considering the way the two teams have performed lately, shouldn't the Giants be getting more respect?

They beat the Patriots straight-up in Foxborough this season, and have been red hot on the road as of late. The Pats have played their past four games at home - winning them all. The last time they left Massachusetts was the week before Christmas when they pasted the Broncos in Denver, 41-23.

Even though, they're the "home" team in the Super Bowl, they'll be at a disadvantage because the road team will be the battle-tested Giants, who have become road hogs.

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According to the online oddsmakers Bovada.lv, the Giants are 10-1 to get to Super Bowl XLVI and 18-1 to win it.

Three teams have hit chalk status to hoist the Lombardi Trophy next month: The Packers (9/5), the Patriots (4/1) and the Saints at 9/2.

Odds to win the 2012 Super Bowl XLVI

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Oddsmakers Make Big Blue a Modest 11-1 To Win NFC

We know the general public is not buying the story that the Giants have shored up their defensive issues from last season.?? They want to see it with their own eyes before they believe it and furthermore, place money on it.

That is why the Giants are currently at 11-1 to win the NFC and 25-1 to win the Super Bowl.? These may sound like long odds to most, but in reality they aren't. They're middle-of-the-pack odds.

The Giants are actually the sixth-favorite to win the conference behind New Orleans (9-2), Dallas and Minnesota (6-1 each), Green Bay (7-1) and the Eagles (9-1).

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