Sportsbooks and contrarian bettors cleaned up on Sunday, as dogs and Unders both went 2-0 ATS. Favorites and dogs are now 6-6 ATS in the postseason, while Unders have quietly gone 8-4.
In the AFC title game, the Bengals (+ 7) upset the Chiefs 27-24 in overtime. Cincinnati cashed + 270 on the moneyline. In the NFC title game, the Rams edged the 49ers 20-17, but San Francisco covered by the hook (+ 3.5). The Bengals’ outright win was huge for the books, killing countless moneyline parlays and teasers for the public, along with Chiefs futures and wagers on Patrick Mahomes to win Super Bowl MVP.
The big game is now here. Let's dive into how the line is moving along with some notable Super Bowl trends.
Los Angeles Rams (-4.5, 48.5) vs. Cincinnati Bengals
Super Bowl LVI will be played at SoFi Stadium, home of the Rams, although Los Angeles is designated as the road team for this game.