The Carolina Panthers Analysis

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After opening at 5.5 points, the Super Bowl line has settled at around 6.0 with the Carolina Panthers favored over the Denver Broncos. One would assume the Panthers are favored due in large part to its 15-1 regular season record and the manner with which it eliminated its playoff opponents Seattle 31-24 and Arizona 49-15. All things considered, it would be prudent to consider whether or not the Broncos are indeed as much of an underdog as the line indicates. One one hand, the Panthers are very flashy with its brash young QB in Cam Newton and high scoring offense. On the other side of the field, the Broncos are led by a strong defense and an aging QB, Peyton Manning, who is arguably one of the greatest football players in NFL history. To begin the analysis, everyone sans Carolina…show more content…
On the season, he ran or passed for 4,473 yards while accounting for 45 TDs and only 10 interceptions. It was his ability to finally grasp a leadership role that led to the Panthers huge turn around from a 7-8-1 season recorded in 2014. Also, the Panthers have a defense that more than held its own, ranking sixth in the league in both scoring defense (193 PPG) and yards allowed at 322 YPG. With a marginal advantage on defense and a big deficit on offense, the 6-point line seems reasonable. However, the one intangible that can't be factored into the line is Manning's will to win. A man doesn't retire from the NFL as its leader in passing yards and TDs by accident. The Broncos might be an underdog, but gamblers should proceed with caution. If you locate the best free bet offers available for the Super Bowl, you can use those free bets to make a play on the game, over/under or one of many prop bets currently available. The Super Bowl is the single largest wagering event in the world, often leading top online sportsbooks to break out its best free bet offers and give those free bets to new customers and loyal existing
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