Pregame.com‘s RJ Bell may have had a bumpy regular season, but he has been simply dominating in the playoffs. Going (8-2) in the postseason is mighty impressive, so why not finish the football year on top?
The Super Bowl is obviously huge for betting, with about 10 billion dollars being bet worldwide. Historically, Vegas has won 23 of the last 25 Super Bowls, with the bettors winning only 2.
(By the way, if you plan on betting on the coin toss, The NFC has won the coin flip 16 of the last 18 tosses)
RJ’s Pick: Denver Broncos +5.5 vs. Carolina Panthers
RJ says bettors have a bias depending on what has happened recently. The Panthers have been dominant, especially in the NFC Conference Championship, but teams that win a playoff game by 40+ points have gone (5-23) against the spread in the following game.