Tremendous Bowl 53 odds: Patriots solidify stance as favorites | NFL


Tremendous Bowl week is upon us, and the wagers are rolling in.

The Patriots opened as one-point underdogs to the Rams final week on the conclusion of the controversial convention championships, however the road flipped inside minutes and New England turned the favourite.

In line with OddsShark, the Patriots have been pushed by some sportsbooks to 3-point favorites as of Monday, whereas the unfold consensus  is Patriots by 2.5 factors. The over/beneath whole for the sport is 56.5 factors. Whereas this will likely appear excessive, the Rams ranked second within the NFL with 32.9 factors per sport this season and the Patriots had been fourth at 27.3. Given the two dynamic offenses, the chance of extending the championship sport to extra time is not out of the query.

Moreover, New England is -150 on the cash line and Los Angeles is +130, that means bettors backing the Patriots to report a straight-up victory should wager $150 to win $100 and Rams advocates will put up $100 to win $130.

It ought to come as no shock that 41-year-old Tom Brady is favored to be named MVP given his expertise within the championship sport. Whereas he is 5-Three on the largest stage, the veteran has an opportunity to develop into the primary quarterback to win six Lombardi Trophies.

Nonetheless, NFL Defensive Participant of the 12 months favourite Aaron Donald might be the sleeper MVP if the Rams are capable of pull off the upset. The defensive sort out has been an unstoppable drive this season, logging 59 whole tackles and a league-leading 20.5 sacks in 16 regular-season video games in 2018. He additionally pressured 4 fumbles.

The Patriots and Rams kick off at 6:30 p.m. ET Sunday at Mercedes-Benz Stadium in Atlanta.

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