Feb 3, 2012; Indianapolis, IN, USA; Vince Lombardi Trophy is seen at a press conference in preparation for Super Bowl XLVI between the New York Giants and the New England Patriots at the J.W. Marriott. Mandatory Credit: Dale Zanine-USA TODAY Sports

Super Bowl Odds: New England Patriots Clear Favorite to Hoist Lombardi Trophy


The conference championships are set and the NFL’s final four teams will battle it out for a place in Super Bowl XLVII in New Orleans and a chance to life the Lombardi Trophy.

The NFC will be represented by either the San Francisco 49ers or Atlanta Falcons, while he AFC representative will be the New England Patriots or Baltimore Ravens. With the games less than a week away, the Super Bowl odds have come out.

Who is favored to hoist the Lombardi Trophy in New Orleans?

With 1/1 odds, the Patriots are a scratch favorite to win. San Francisco follows behind with 2/1 odds, per Bovada. The Falcons (11/2) and Ravens (15/2) are viewed as long shots to make the big game. As you can figure out from the individual odds to win the Super Bowl, a Patrios vs. 49ers matchup is viewed as the most likely.

Here exact Super Bowl matchups odds:

Baltimore Ravens vs. Atlanta Falcons                   9/1

Baltimore Ravens vs. San Francisco 49ers            6/1

New England Patriots vs. Atlanta Falcons             9/4

New England Patriots vs. San Francisco 49ers      5/6

Of course, this can all change on a dime. The games are won on the field and Atlanta and Baltimore will not let the oddsmakers determine their fate.

Regardless of he odds, we are set up for an incredible championship weekend right around the corner.

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