It’s too early to fully decipher the contenders from the pretenders in the young NFL season, but it’s no surprise to see the Green Bay Packers and New England Patriots as the betting favorites to meet in Super Bowl 50 next February.
At online sportsbook 5Dimes, the chances of the two juggernauts squaring off in the biggest game of the sporting calender are currently +900. Both clubs came out of the gate firing and are sitting with a pair of perfect 2-0 records heading into this weekend’s action.
A potential rematch of Super Bowl XLIX comes in as the second most likely matchup, as the shop is offering a potential Pats-Seahawks tilt at +1100 odds despite Seattle’s rough start to the 2015 campaign.
Do you think veteran signal caller Peyton Manning has enough left in the tank to take the Broncos over the proverbial playoff hump? If it’s a Denver-Green Bay in the final, bettors can grab that line for +2000 now.
The Arizona Cardinals, a team that’s not usually mentioned in the same breath with the upper echelon teams in the NFL, are now commanding respect. Carson Palmer and company have a +2600 shot of meeting the Pats at Levi’s Stadium.
Super Bowl 50 Matchup ODDS
Odds as of Sept. 24 at 5Dimes
- New England Patriots vs Green Bay Packers +900
- New England Patriots vs Seattle Seahawks +1100
- Denver Broncos vs Green Bay Packers +2000
- New England Patriots vs Arizona Cardinals +2600
- Indianapolis Colts vs Green Bay Packers +2725
- Pittsburgh Steelers vs Green Bay Packers +2750
- Denver Broncos vs Seattle Seahawks +3200
- Cincinnati Bengals vs Green Bay Packers +3200
- New England Patriots vs Philadelphia Eagles +3575
- New England Patriots vs Atlanta Falcons +3950
- New England Patriots vs Dallas Cowboys +3950
- Indianapolis Colts vs Seattle Seahawks +4250
- Cincinnati Bengals vs Seattle Seahawks +4975
- Kansas City Chiefs vs Green Bay Packers +5100
- Pittsburgh Steelers vs Seattle Seahawks +5350
- San Diego Chargers vs Green Bay Packers +5600
- Miami Dolphins vs Green Bay Packers +5950
- New York Jets vs Green Bay Packers +5950
- Buffalo Bills vs Green Bay Packers +5950
- Baltimore Ravens vs Green Bay Packers +6250