Super Bowl XLIV is nearly here. It’s the biggest sports betting day of the year and the one that draws the biggest TV audiences in the USA. The media and the pre-game ‘machine’ have already started up and the hype just builds until the 7 Feb.
It’s an interesting game this year because for the first time in seventeen years the number one teams in the AFC and NFC will fight it out for the biggest prize in US team sports ราคาไหล.
Current Odds: Spreads +5.5 Saints -110. -5.5 Colts -110
Total Points: 56 – 57 range.
The Indianapolis Colts
The Colts have not been prolific scorers of late. The Saints on the other hand have racked up some numbers during the playoffs.
Indianapolis ended the regular season with the finest track record in the league at 14-2. But if it wasn’t for the fact that Indianapolis put out a weakened side for their last two regular season games, to save the first string for the playoffs, they might have gone undefeated for the season. Perhaps it is therefore a bit of a revelation to see the spread moving in support of Colts backers from -6.5 to -5.5. The strategic point spreads of 3.0 and 7.0 don’t enter into matters in this Super Bowl but we’ll all take less on the negative when we can get it!
The Colts bring to the table one of the best passing offenses in the league, that will be run by Peyton Manning. The Colts defense on the other hand has not been as reliable. The Colts have faded from around tenth in the league to fifteenth – hardly impressive. This has been enough of a crisis to force Manning to engineer a number of comeback wins. As a consequence of this the Colts have had to come from behind to win a