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An estimated $10 billion is projected to be bet on Super Bowl XLVII worldwide, and over half of all adult Americans are expected to bet on the game in some form. Most bets to date have been on the Ravens, moving the opening line of San Francisco favored by five points to the current line of the 49ers favored by 3.5 points. You can check the latest odds up to the minute here at “Super Bowl 47 Odds”…
Some folks will prefer to gamble on what are known as “proposition” bets, which are isolated from the actual game itself. Here are some of the goofier “Prop Bets” you can actually wager:
1. How long will it take Alicia Keys to sing the national anthem? Vegas over/under: 2 minutes, 15 seconds
2. Will Alicia Keys be booed during or after her rendition of the national anthem? Yes 5/1
3. Will Beyonce be joined by Jay-Z on stage during the Super Bowl halftime ahow? Yes +110 (11/10) …………No -150 (2/3)
You get the idea.
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Geoff Mosher of CSN Philly reports that there are “strong indications” that the Eagles are prepared to pursue signing QB Dennis Dixon who is currently on the Ravens practice squad.
Philadelphia would have to wait until after the season to try to lure Dixon away from the Ravens.
Mosher writes that “all signs point to [Chip] Kelly having his man by next week.”
Dennis Dixon might have a new gig thanks to an old friend. The Baltimore Ravens' practice-squad quarterback could land a job with the Philadelphia Eagles as soon as next week, Comcast SportsNet Philly reported. The Eagles' new head coach is Chip Kelly, who was Dixon's coach at Oregon. According to NFL.com, Dixon is spending this week portraying the role of San Francisco...
NEW ORLEANS - Dennis Dixon hasn't thrown a pass in an NFL game since Week 2 of the 2010 season when he started the first two games for the Pittsburgh Steelers while Ben Roethlisberger served a suspension. In fact, Dixon has just 59 pass attempts through his first four NFL seasons. He left the Steelers last offseason hoping to find an opportunity to compete for a starting job...
Practice squad quarterback Dennis Dixon has played a valuable role this season for the Ravens. Although he hasn’t seen the field, he has played the role of Robert Griffin III and now Colin Kaepernick in practice.
Now comes a report from CSN Philly that Dixon will be an Eagle when he’s allowed to sign after the Super Bowl. The connection is obvious here. Dixon was one of Chip...
An estimated $10 billion is projected to be bet on Super Bowl XLVII worldwide, and over half of all adult Americans are expected to bet on the game in some form. Most bets to date have been on the Ravens, moving the opening line of San Francisco favored by five points to the current line of the 49ers favored by 3.5 points. You can check the latest odds up to the minute here at "...
Chip Kelly needs a quarterback to run his system, and he’s gone to an unlikely yet familiar source. CSNPhilly is reporting that Kelly and the Eagles will sign Dennis Dixon after the Super Bowl.
Dixon who is on the Ravens practice squad, would be free to sign anywhere he likes.
Dixon, who engineered Kelly’s offense to near perfection at Oregon and had his Heisman candidacy in...
Philadelphia Eagles and new coach Chip Kelly are expected to
reach out to Baltimore Ravens practice squad quarterback Dennis Dixon about
joining their team following the Super Bowl, according to Geoff Mosher of CSN
There are strong indications that Kelly won’t waste too much
time after the Super Bowl before reaching out to Ravens practice squad
quarterback Denis Dixon and...
In the unending speculation about who will be under center for the Philadelphia Eagles in the 2013 season, several names have been tossed around. Is Mike Vick more likely to stay with the team in Chip Kelly’s spread offense? Will Coach Kelly like what he sees in Nick Foles’ progress?
Who knows, but it sounds like one thing Kelly will want to do is reunite with a...