The betting line, level unfold and over/beneath for Super Bowl 55 all comprise a historical past issue: For the primary time, there will probably be an precise residence crew within the recreation.
The Buccaneers punched their ticket to Raymond James Stadium in Tampa, Fla., by beating the Packers in Sunday’s NFC championship recreation. They’re going to host the AFC champion (and reigning Tremendous Bowl champion) Chiefs on Feb. 7. They start the two-week countdown to the sport as 3.5-point underdogs, per DraftKings Sportsbook.
Meaning Tampa Bay can also be a moneyline underdog, albeit a slim one at plus-140. Kansas Metropolis is a minus-175 moneyline favourite. Bettors would want to wager $100 on the Bucs to win straight as much as make a $140 revenue. Conversely, Chiefs backers will want initially to threat $175 to win $100.
With the sport happening in Florida, climate will probably be a minor issue (rain ought to be the lone variable), so the entire is skewing towards the upper finish at 57.5 factors.
(Preliminary betting traces per DraftKings Sportsbook.)
Tremendous Bowl 55 odds, unfold, line for Buccaneers vs. Chiefs
- Opening unfold: Chiefs -3.5
- Moneyline: Chiefs -175; Buccaneers +140
- Over/beneath: 57.5
The purpose unfold, moneyline and over/beneath are simply the best-known betting alternatives for Tremendous Bowl 55; sportsbooks may also provide numerous crew, participant and recreation propositions (or “props”) in the 2 weeks main as much as the sport. Bettors can threat cash on things like who will rating the sport’s first factors, complete passing yards for Tom Brady and so forth.
There are additionally the usual frivolity bets such because the size of the nationwide anthem, the end result of the pregame coin toss, the colour of the Gatorade that will probably be dumped on the successful coach, and even the set listing for the halftime present.