As the dust settles on Super Bowl 50, following the Denver Broncos destruction of the Carolina Panthers, today we take a look at the early futures odds to claim Super Bowl LI that will play out on February 5, 2017, at NRG Stadium in Houston, Texas. Pleased that we avoided any need greed - we were able to build our bankroll by hedging up our Panthers Super Bowl 50 futures wager and we hope our loyal readers followed suit by doing the same. Bookmakers at SportsInteraction are offering some big prices on the 2017 National Football League Championship game. The odds are definitely at their ripest right now.
New England Patriots: Open as AFC and overall favorites
Seemingly the case for ages now, the Patriots are once again one of the top favorites to bring a Super Bowl Championship back to New England. Second chalk last year at this time with a +700 ML price, just behind Seattle who were favorites with +550 odds, New England is on the top of the board this year with a +701 money line. Pittsburgh (+1000) is the second favorite out of the AFC while the Super Bowl Champion Broncos (+1400) are third and tied with Dallas as the sixth overall chalk. The Host City Houston Texans have been tagged with a lofty +4000 NFL Championship price as they are looking to be the first team to participate in a Super Bowl on their home turf.
Green Bay Packers: Rodgers & Crew lead the NFL as top Super Bowl LI chalk
After a disappointing 2015 NFL season, by their lofty standards, Green Bay is the top NFC favorite to claim the Vince Lombardi Trophy 361 sleeps from today. As was the case last February, when they had six of the top nine favorites, the NFC is well represented at the top of the SportsInteraction betting board again this year. Five of the top eight Super Bowl LI chalk teams are from the NFC as Seattle, Carolina, Dallas and Arizona join the Packers. Not seeing much of drop off from the Panthers, in fact they will be better with stud WR Kelvin Benjamin returning from injury, our first horse in the Super Bowl LI race is Carolina with a three-unit futures wager at SportsInteraction.
SportsInteration Super Bowl LI – NFL 2017 Championship Futures Odds
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