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Oddsmakers Like Broncos Over Seahawks, 49ers As Super Bowl Favorites

Just moths after claiming their first ever Super Bowl title it appears the Seattle Seahawks have already been unseated as the team to beat for Super Bowl XLIX by the team they just shredded in the last big game.

07/24/2014

LeBron James #6 of the Miami Heat stands on the court against the Golden State Warriors on February 12, 2014 at Oracle Arena in Oakland. (Rocky Widner/NBAE via Getty Images)

LeBron James Makes Cavs Instant Las Vegas Favorites To Win NBA Title

News that LeBron James is planning to take his talents back where they came from has made the Cleveland Cavaliers an instant favorite to win it all, according to gaming website Bovada.

07/11/2014

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Bookies Now See A’s, Giants As Favorites To Meet In World Series

The San Francisco Giants and Oakland A’s have been getting it done on the field for weeks, and it appears the odds makers in Las Vegas have finally taken note.

06/05/2014

Infielder Brandon Crawford #35 of the San Francisco Giants catches the ball as Nick Punto #1 of the Oakland Athletics safely takes second base on a wild pitch during the first inning of the spring training game at Scottsdale Stadium on March 15, 2014 in Scottsdale, Arizona. The A's defeated the Giants 8-1. (Photo by Christian Petersen/Getty Images)

Despite Baseballs Best Records, Vegas Sees Giants And A’s As World Series Underdogs

As of Wednesday, the San Francisco Giants had the best record in Major League Baseball at 33-19. The second-best Oakland A’s were just ahead of the Brewers and Blue Jays with a 31-21 mark. The A’s were a game and a half up on the Los Angeles Angels and the Giants and were 4.5 ahead of the Los Angeles Dodgers entering action. So Vegas is betting on a Bay Bridge World Series, right? Nope.

05/28/2014

Cornerback Richard Sherman #25 of the Seattle Seahawks (credit: Otto Greule Jr/Getty Images)

5 Most Foolish Super Bowl Bets

With the 49ers showcasing their athletic talents on the golf course, niner nation is reduced to rooting for the Seahawks to fail in this Sunday’s Super Bowl. If that’s not enough to get your juices flowing, you may look to Vegas for a bit of added action, but beware – there are some really trivial bets out there that aren’t worth your wager.

01/31/2014

Super Bowl XLVII - Baltimore Ravens v San Francisco 49ers

49ers Emerge From Draft As Super Bowl Favorite

The San Francisco 49ers, who leveraged a bounty of draft picks to address needs at safety and wide receiver, emerged from the draft as the sole favorites to win Super Bowl XLVIII.

04/29/2013

San Francisco 49ers v Denver Broncos

49ers, Broncos Early Las Vegas Favorites For Next Super Bowl

Super Bowl XLVII has just wrapped up, but oddsmakers are already looking ahead to next season’s game. And it’s good news for the San Francisco 49ers and Denver Broncos.

02/04/2013

Baltimore Ravens v San Francisco 49ers (Photo by Allen Kee/Getty Images)

Latest Line: Niners Are 3 1/2 Point Favs Vs. Ravens

The 49ers never have tasted defeat in a Super Bowl, going 5-0. Headed into this year’s Super Bowl, the Ravens are currently 3 1/2 -point underdogs versus the Niners.

01/30/2013

Vernon Davis #85 of the San Francisco 49ers celebrates after they beat the New Orleans Saints in the NFC Divisional playoff game at Candlestick Park on January 14, 2012 in San Francisco, California.  (Photo by Ezra Shaw/Getty Images)

Vernon Davis Thinks 49ers ‘Should Be The Super Bowl Favorites’

In 2011, the 49ers came out of nowhere to win 13 games, cruise to an NFC West title and nearly make a Super Bowl. They won’t be surprising anyone in 2012, and external expectations are high for Jim Harbaugh in his second year with San Francisco.

06/06/2012

People Choice Award 2012 Winners

Vegas Sets Odds On Jeremy Lin, Kim Kardashian Date

The speculation surrounding Kardashian and Lin has led gambling website Bovada.LV to post odds on whether Lin and Kardashian go on a date.

02/21/2012

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