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.
Meanwhile a lot of football analysts are making a case for the signing by the...