2012 Super Bowl Sunday Betting Trends and NFL Odds - UPDATED Saturday February 4th, 2012

tom-brady-superbowlIt's the eve of Super Bowl Sunday and sports handicappers are looking for the current Super Bowl Sunday betting trends. The current betting trends for the 2012 Super Bowl matchup between the Giants vs Patriots are trending towards the New York Giants winning Super Bowl 2012. At Vegas-Spreads.com we constantly track all of the betting trends form the internet's most popular sportsbooks and monitor what the public is betting on.

According to our sports betting trends tracker for the 2012 Super Bowl, 70% of the betting public are taking the New York Giants to win this contest straight-up. The Vegas odds opening line for a New York Giants straight-up victory opened at +140 and since the Vegas line opened on January 22nd, Vegas odds makers have moved the opening line on a straight-up bet on the Giants to win the Super Bowl to +115. Of course that Vegas line depends on which online sportsbook you have chosen to make your Super Bowl picks at one online sportsbook the moneyline could be +105 or +122.

Check out our Super Bowl odds comparisons to find out which sportsbooks have the best odds for your money-line bet.

The New England Patriots were listed as the NFL betting favorite in 2008 and are also the 2012 Super Bowl odds favorite if you're looking at a point spreads wager. According to the opening Vegas spreads set by odds makers on Jan. 22nd, 2012 the Patriots were listed as a -3 (-120) point Super Bowl picks favorite. Since then, the NFL odds makers have held the line and still favor the Patriots by 3 points. Like I mentioned earlier, the Super Bowl betting trends show that the Giants are the public's favorite to win this Super Bowl bet as well, 54% of the Super Bowl point spreads wagers are on the Giants.

last but not least is the Super Bowl bet on the game total. The Vegas odds makers set the total to 55½( ov-110) when this line opened and have since moved the line to 54( ov-105). The Super Bowl betting trends for this pick is a bit of a surprise to me, since 52% of the Super Bowl bets are on the OVER.

Those are the current Super Bowl betting trends for the Giants vs Patriots rematch, if you would like to stay up to date on the Vegas odds for Super Bowl 2012 make sure you bookmark our Super Bowl odds comaprisons page.

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