Found January 24, 2012 on
This Given Sunday:
Around 2 minutes after Lawrence Tynes kicked a game winning field goal to send the Giants to the Super Bowl, the boys in Vegas had a Super Bowl line all ready to go. The line opened up at Patriots -4 or -3.5 pending on which site you use. However by Monday afternoon the line had dropped down to Patriots -3, where it currently stands.
The wise guys in Vegas expect historic betting on this game fueled by the wealth of storylines to hit the press in this rematch of 2007's championship thriller.
Here are a couple of very interesting tweets since the line has opened:
RJ Bell (@RJinVegas): Patriots/Giants Super Bowl expected to be BIGGEST bet of all-time, with over $10 Billion in action worldwide!
RJ Bell (@RJinVegas): Using LINE and TOTAL to project the Super Bowl score, Vegas expects: Patriots 29, Giants 26.
Darren Rovell (@DarrenRovell): The Las Vegas favorite has won 33 of 45 Super Bowls (via @RJinVegas)
Covers.com Team (@CoversSports): 6-figure bet comes in on Pats, but is ...
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Lawrence Tynes' 31-yard field goal sailed through the uprights, and the Giants are somehow back in the Super Bowl for a rematch against the Patriots.
It all seemed so familiar. Lawrence Tynes running with his hand in the air after another overtime field goal. The Giants’ sideline erupting knowing the New England Patriots await. Even Tom Coughlin admitted resistance is now futile, and there’s no avoiding comparisons to the Giants’ glorious ...
Lawrence Tynes kicked a 31-yard field goal in sudden-death overtime as New York beat San Francisco 20-17 in the NFC Championship Game.
Only the mother of a kicker could feel for Baltimore goat Billy Cundiff
Maggie-Ann Tynes, mom of Big Blue-footed hero Lawrence Tynes, said today her heart still bleeds for a man she’s never met — the Ravens field-goal specialist who choked a chip shot that would have kept Baltimore’s...
SAN FRANCISCO — Kickers have dreams, too. And nightmares.
Lawrence Tynes dreamed on Saturday night that he would kick the game winner in the NFC Championship Game last night and, again, his Super dreams have come true.
After his 31-yard field goal screamed through the uprights at the 7:06 mark...
EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. -- Lawrence Tynes made the Sunday night field goal that has the New York Giants preparing for next week's Super Bowl at Lucas Oil Stadium.
Lawrence Tynes booted the Giants into the Super Bowl again.
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) -- Eli Manning is headed to another Super Bowl with a shot to show the world he belongs in the same breath as Tom Brady. Manning directed one short, final drive and Lawrence Tynes kicked a game-winning 31-yard field goal in sudden death overtime, sending the New York Giants to the Super Bowl with a 20-17 victory over the San Francisco 49ers in the NFC championship game Sunday...
Drudgereport.com might be a great place for news about politics and other boring stuff, but they don't know a darn about sports. This picture was on their front page minutes after GIANTS kicker Lawrence Tynes sent the New York Giants and quarterback ELI Manning to Super Bowl XLVI.
I'm submitting my resume as you read this...
And suddenly, the 49ers ran out of miracles. Kyle Williams, who also botched a punt in regulation, fumbled on a punt return in overtime and the Giants recovered on the 49ers' 24-yard line, setting up Lawrence Tynes for...