Just hours after defeating the Atlanta Falcons 34-28 in overtime in Super Bowl 51 on Sunday, the Patriots were installed as the early NFL betting spreads favorite to win Super Bowl 52 at +500.
Revealed Odds For New England Patriots To Repeat In 2018
Here is a look at the Super Bowl 52 odds for the top six favorites.
|New England Patriots||6-1||5-1|
|Green Bay Packers||12-1||12-1|
As you can see, Dak Prescott and the Dallas Cowboys are the only other single-digit favorite on the board to win Super Bowl 52, just behind New England Patriots at 8-1.
While Ben Roethlisberger and the Pittsburgh Steelers fell short against New England in the AFC title tilt, the AFC North division winners are expected to contend for the Super Bowl 52 crown again next season and re the only 10-1 favorites on the board.
The Seattle Seahawks, Green Bay Packers and completely humbled Atlanta Falcons are all expected to challenge Dallas for the NFC title next season and all check in with identical 12-1 odds to win it Super Bowl 52.
Denver will have a new head coach next season following Gary Kubiak’s health-imposed retirement, but the Broncos have an elite defense and are expected to contend again because of it. The Kansas City Chiefs have been legitimate title contenders for the last few seasons under head coach Andy Reid. After coming up short in each of their playoff appearances, will K.C. be able to make the breakthrough they’ve been looking for next season? At 18-1 odds, the Chiefs are expected to contend at the very least.
Finally, the Carolina Panthers fell completely apart this season after losing Super Bowl 50 to the Broncos, but oddsmakers are clearly expecting Cam Newton and the Panthers to get back to playing solid football next season to challenge for their second Super Bowl berth in the last three years.
Still, Brady and the Patriots are favored to win Super Bowl 52 next season and for good reasons after watching them overcome Roger Goodell’s four-game suspension of Brady to start the season and pull off the largest comeback in Super Bowl history.
A sixth Super Bowl title would tie New England with the Pittsburgh Steelers for the most in NFL history. Super Bowl 52 will be held Feb. 4, 2018, at U.S. Bank Stadium in Minneapolis, Minnesota.