Super Bowl XLVII: Niners 4-Point Favorites

The San Francisco 49ers are the early favorites to win Super Bowl XLVII this Sunday in New Orleans over the Baltimore Ravens. The line opened yesterday at 5 points and has since been bet down to 4 . The over/under has held steady at 49.

Our friends at Covers.com tell us that 65% of the action is leaning towards Baltimore right now.

The trends are as contrasting as you can get:

The 49ers are 5-1 ATS vs. a team with a winning record and are 4-1 ATS in their last 5 games on fieldturf.
The Ravens are 4-0 ATS in their last 4 playoff games and are 4-1 ATS vs. a team with a winning record.

Ravens OU….
Under is 4-0 in last 4 games on fieldturf.
Under is 4-1 in last 5 games overall.
Under is 4-1 in last 5 playoff games.

49ers OU…..
Over is 6-0 in last 6 games overall.
Over is 4-0 in last 4 games after allowing more than 350 total yards in their previous game.
Over is 4-0 in last 4 games following a S.U. win.

The Super Bowl is being played on fieldturf in the SuperDome this year. This will be the sixth dome game of the year for the 49ers, including last week’s game in Atlanta. They are 3-2 in those games. The Ravens have not played any indoor games this season.

Giants Listed at 20-1 to Win 2014 Super Bowl

The Las Vegas Hotel & Casino SuperBook have listed the odds for next year’s Super Bowl which will be held right here at MetLife Stadium.

The Patriots are the favorites (as usual) at 6-1 followed by the 49ers (8-1), Broncos (8-1), Packers (10-1) and Seahawks (10-1).

The Cowboys and Redskins are both listed at 30-1. The Eagles and Jets are way down the list at 50-1.