Super Bowl XLIV Must Know Betting Trends

ctsports picksAnalyst IJanuary 31, 2010

INDIANAPOLIS - JANUARY 24:  Quarterback Peyton Manning #18 of the Indianapolis Colts under center during the second half against the New York Jets during the AFC Championship Game at Lucas Oil Stadium on January 24, 2010 in Indianapolis, Indiana. The Colts defeated the Jets 30-17.  (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)
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Hard to believe but yes its once again time for the biggest game of the year. The 2010 Super Bowl faces two of the most exciting teams including some of the biggest stars in the NFL. Both of these teams were the number one seeds coming into the playoffs and the home field advantage got them to this point.  Odds makers have been busy already sitting and moving the line on the game, currently the Colts are -5.5 point favorite and the total is at 56.5. But the betting opportunities do not end their as the wagers seem almost endless with a million different props as well.

The best thing about the Super Bowl is trying to figure out how to make money wagering on the big game. Even novice sports bettors get down big when it comes to the Super Bowl. Don't wager one dollar though unitl you really examine the betting trends and facts in recent years. CT Sports Picks has gathered the recent betting trends so that you will not wager blindly on this years Super Bowl.

Recent Super Bowl Betting Trends

  • AFC domination straight up as they have won 5 of last 6 games including last years winner Pittsburgh.
  • Favorites have not done well Against the Spread in Recent Super Bowl going 2-4 ATS
  • Money Line Favorites have been money in recent years going 5-1 straight up
  • Super Bowl Totals have been under the listed total in 4 of the last 6 Super Bowls but was over in last years game.

The above is a great place to start but remember analyzing trends is only a start of the handicapping process that an expert handicapper goes thru before deciding a winner. 

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