Super Bowl Lines and Odds: Denver Broncos vs Seattle Seahawks

Broncos open up as two-point favorites in the Super Bowl

1/20/14 in NFL   |   GeorgeMon   |   159 respect

Jan 19, 2014; Denver, CO, USA; Denver Broncos executive vice president of football operations John Elway and quarterback Peyton Manning (18) after the 2013 AFC championship playoff football game against the New England Patriots at Sports Authority Field at Mile High. Mandatory Credit: Matthew Emmons-USA TODAY SportsThe Denver Broncos opened up as two-point favorites over the NFC Champion Seattle Seahawks at most sportsbooks—live and online. And by Monday morning the line had already moved by half-a-point in Denver’s favor. The total for the matchup was set at 47.5 points. The Super Bowl is the most-bet sporting event of the entire year and the Broncos, because of the Peyton Manning/John Elway factor, will probably receive the lion’s share of the action.
The Broncos beat the Patriots 26-16 to reach the Super Bowl for the first time in nearly 15 years, while the Seahawks needed a come-from-behind victory and last second tip by Richard Sherman to beat the 49ers and advance to its first Super Bowl appearance in eight years.
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