Betting The OVER/UNDER for Super Bowl LV Attendance

More than a few NFL teams have already decided to play their 2020 home games in empty stadiums. The coronavirus pandemic has raised major concerns with actual fans attending the games. It remains to be seen if anything will change later in the season in certain NFL markets.

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Where Can I Bet The OVER/UNDER for Super Bowl LV Attendance?

This brings up the question of live attendance for Super Bowl LV. The game will be played in Tampa Bay. It is scheduled for Sunday, Feb. 7. The league has yet to make any formal decisions concerning attendance by fans. However, online sportsbooks has already released betting odds for the OVER/UNDER.

This is one of the most progressive online sportsbooks in the industry today. BetOnline is always pushing new boundaries with its prop bet options. Along with this Super Bowl prop, the site has posted odds for a few more pressing NFL COVID-19 topics.

Super Bowl LV Attendance

The total attendance figure has been set at 20,000 for the betting prop. There is still hope that a small group of NFL fans will be able to watch the game live. There are active plans to hold the Super Bowl Experience. Details on this endeavor will be released by the Tampa Bay Super Bowl LV Host Committee.

It is still too early to determine how many people would be allowed to attend the actual game. The betting odds currently favor the UNDER for this prop at -140. The odds that more than 20,000 people will be in attendance at Super Bowl LV is +110.

Past Super Bowls would hold in excess of the host stadium’s seating capacity. This is the biggest single-day sporting event of the year. This past season, Super Bowl LIV posted an official attendance figure of 62,417. This was second-lowest attendance for a Super Bowl since the inaugural game.

The coronavirus was not a factor back in early February at the time of that game. However, outrageous ticket prices and other high costs may have been a contributing factor. Fast forward to this upcoming February. You might want to make a small wager on the OVER just because of the plus money odds.

Betting The OVER:UNDER for Super Bowl LV Attendance

The concerns that COVID-19 remains a major health issue into next year persist. Sportsbooks has also released some additional props around these concerns.

–The Los Angeles Rams and the Los Angeles Chargers lead the list to have at least one home game cancelled. The betting odds for each team are set at +600. Betting odds are posted for 11 other teams. The reining Super Bowl Champion Kansas City Chiefs are not on that prop bet list.

–The betting odds that NO NFL games are cancelled this season are set at +700. Those odds imply that there will be an issue with COVID-19 infections to shut a game down.

–The betting odds that the 2020 NFL season is cancelled at some point are +400. That implies that the show must go on despite any coronavirus issues that may arise.

All of these prop bet odds point to a very fluid NFL situation that is definitely subject to change.

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