Super Bowl 50 Facts and Trivia

SuperBowl TriviaThe Super Bowl 50 Countdown Clock is Clicking and the anticipation is buzzing!

Super Bowl 50
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Sunday, February 7, 6:30 PM on CBS
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• The Pittsburgh Steelers have won the most Super Bowls (6).

• The Denver Broncos have lost the most Super Bowls (5).

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• According to the Pro Football Hall of Fame, the four currently active teams that have never been to the Super Bowl are: the Cleveland Browns, Jacksonville Jaguars, Detroit Lions and Houston Texans.

• At 39, Broncos quarterback Peyton Manning will be the oldest starting quarterback in Super Bowl history. That record used to belong to a then 38-year-old John Elway (now a vice president of the team).

Johnny Manziel Under Investigation

Heed warning Johnny Manziel!

Johnny Manziel Enters RehabActor Charlie Sheen has taken to Twitter to offer some “words of wisdom” to trouble Cleveland Browns quarterback Johnny Manziel….

On Saturday, the actor tweeted to Johnny Football saying saying, “it’s time 2 refocus all of your energy on health & Football! it’s never 2 late 2 get a fresh start!”

Manziel‘s troubles – both legal and personal – have taken on a whole new meaning and for the  scrambling quarterback who can usually wriggle his way out of a predicaments under pressure unlike any he’s felt before.
Sheen’s tweet comes  a week after Manziel allegedly hit his girlfriend Colleen Crowley during a heated argument and told her “shut up or I’ll kill us both” during a heated argument in Dallas last weekend, according to reports.

Dallas cops have reportedly opened an investigation on Manziel.

Manziel denies the allegations.

A Look at Super Bowl 50 Prop Bets

Super Bowl 50 Broncos panthersWith the Denver Broncos and the Carolina Panthers setting the final details for the big day, betting fans are making the last few SB50 predictions and analyzing the available odds for to this game. If you haven’t checked the Super Bowl 50 Odds yet, the Carolina Panthers are 6-point favorite to win the NFL Title. The Panthers opened the week at -3.5 and has moved up to -6 points to beat the Broncos and -240 to win SU. The over under for the final score is set at 45.5 points.

But unlike many will think, there are multiple ways and options to cash in this coming Sunday. Besides the usual spread, money line and total, there are many other ways to get it on the action, including a long list of prop bets on stuff like the coin toss or the total time length of the National Anthem performance. So if you still undecided or don’t feel like cheering for any of these teams, you can bet on other props. For example, choosing heads or tails will pay $100 for every $115 you bet on that prop, and since the coin toss is 50/50, your chances of hitting the right outcome are way higher than betting on the Spread.

So let’s check some of the most popular prop bets as provided by BetonSports.com.

What other Super Bowl 50 Prop Bets are Available?

SUPER BOWL 50 – MARGIN OF VICTORY

BRONCOS WIN BY 01-03 POINTS: +850

BRONCOS WIN BY 04-06 POINTS: +1200

BRONCOS WIN BY 07-10 POINTS: +1000

BRONCOS WIN BY 11-13 POINTS: +2400

BRONCOS WIN BY 14-17 POINTS: +1700

BRONCOS WIN BY 18-21 POINTS: +2600

BRONCOS WIN BY 22 OR MORE: +1400

PANTHERS WIN BY 01-03 POINTS: +500

PANTHERS WIN BY 04-06 POINTS: +700

PANTHERS WIN BY 07-10 POINTS: +850

PANTHERS WIN BY 11-13 POINTS: +1100

PANTHERS WIN BY 14-17 POINTS: +350

ANTHERS WIN BY 22 OR MORE: +450

Earth Wind and Fire Founder Maurice White Dies

Maurice White Earth Wind and Fire

Maurice White , the founder of soul group Earth, Wind & Fire, has died after a long battle with Parkinson’s Disease.

White, 74, reportedly died in his sleep in Los Angeles on Thursday morning

The singer-songwriter was diagnosed with Parkinson’s in 1992 but his condition was reported to have got worse in recent months.

Blake Griffin Recovering After Hand Surgery

Blake Griffin is the latest to be added to the list of bizarre, self-inflicted injuries.

Blake Griffin Injury UpdateThe Clippers star forward fractured his right hand when he punched a member of the team’s equipment staff   January 23rd  in Toronto.

The NBA star Blake Griffin, who underwent hand surgery over a week ago to repair the spiral fracture on his 4th metacarpal was seen out and about on Wednesday.

According to reports his hand is  still badly swollen and scarred. The team has said Blake needs 4 to 6 weeks to recover.

More about Blake Griffin Here