Taking a look at the early Super Bowl odds

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Here is a look at the early betting lines on Super Bowl 47.

The 49ers start out favored by 5 points over Ravens. The over/under is 50 total points. And the money line says $100 on Ravens to be Super Bowl champs pays $180.

Here’s are some interesting numbers about a 49ers vs. Ravens matchup.

The Ravens are the first underdog EVER of more than a touchdown to win both Division playoff round and Championship playoff round (records from 1978 onwards).

Joe Flacco now has 6 road playoff wins in his career — more than Joe Montana, Terry Bradshaw, Steve Young, Troy Aikman, Bret Favre, Tom Brady, and Peyton Manning. Those legends are a combined 13-29 on the road in the playoffs, while Flacco has won 6 out of 10.

Before the season started: San Francisco paid 17 to 1 to win Super Bowl ($100 won $1,700); Baltimore paid 14 to 1 to win Super Bowl ($100 won $1,400).

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