The AFC has produced the champion in two of the last three Super Bowls, but the early betting odds for Super Bowl 50 at the online sportsbooks have the NFC set as the small favorite to win the championship in 2016.
At Bodog & Bovada the NFC is set as a 2.5-point favorite over the AFC on the early Super Bowl 50 spread. The NFC’s Seattle Seahawks fell 28-24 to the AFC’s New England Patriots at last year’s Super Bowl, with the Seahawks winning the title the previous year with a 43-8 trouncing of the Denver Broncos.
The early moneyline for Super Bowl 50 at Bodog & Bovada then has the NFC at -130 and the AFC at +110, while the early total for the game is set at an OVER/UNDER of 50.5 points.
Since 1971 the NFC has gone 24-21 in the Super Bowl against the AFC, with the four Super Bowls prior to that seeing the National Football League and the American Football League winning two titles apiece. The AFC is 2-1 in the last three Super Bowls, but the NFC is 4-2 in the last six title games.
The top two teams on the latest Super Bowl odds at Bodog & Bovada come from the NFC, with the Packers at 6/1 and the Seahawks at 13/2. The AFC’s Colts and Patriots are then at 8/1 and 9/1, with the NFC’s Cowboys at 10/1, and the AFC’s Broncos rounding out the top Super Bowl contenders at 12/1.
Early Super Bowl 50 Spread
- AFC +2 1/2
- NFC -2 1/2
Early Super Bowl 50 Moneyline
- AFC +110
- NFC -130
Early Super Bowl 50 Total
- Over 50½ -110
- Under 50½ -110