Which company will get the coveted first commercial spot after the coin toss? Bud Light and Budweiser are the leaders at 15-1, followed Coca-Cola and Hyundai (19-1), according to Westgate.
Who will bear the brunt of Trump’s Twittering thumbs? The NFL as a league is the leader at 3-4, followed by any black NFL player (3-1), any white NFL player (30-1) and halftime entertainer Justin Timberlake (39-1). The odds on the president ripping into Tom Brady, by the way, are 1,000-1.
The over-under on the time Pink takes to sing the national anthem is 1 minute, 58 seconds. The odds are favoring that Pink will be blonde (2-1) when she sings, followed by pink (5-2), brown (9-2) and green (10-1).
NFL players have been taking a knee or displaying other forms of protest this season. It’s even odds that a player will make a political or social statement during the national anthem, according to the Vegas books. Raising a fist is the favorite at 4-1, displaying a message on a piece of clothing is 7-1, and taking a knee has 8-1 odds.
And since the game is being played in Minnesota, the odds of snow are very good. The over-under is 1.5 feet, according to the bookies. The odds that it snows on Feb. 4 is set at 2-3, with 4-1 odds it will be a sunny day. Sleet is a 9-1 bet and hail is at 20-1. For doomsday prophets, a hurricane is a 10,000-1 shot, while locusts opened at 1,000,000-1.
You can’t say the bookmakers don’t have a sense of humor.