Devonta Freeman SB51 Prop Picks
How many rushing and receiving yards will Falcons running back Devonta Freeman gain in Super Bowl 51?
According to oddsmakers from online sports book Bovada.lv, the Falcons are currently 3-point underdogs versus the Patriots for Super Bowl Sunday. The total, meanwhile, is sitting at 58.5 points and neither the point spread nor over/under have moved off those original numbers set by oddsmakers.
Meanwhile, there are a bunch of individual player prop odds available on Freeman for Super Bowl 51. The over/under for total rushing yards on his first attempt, for example, has been set at 3.5 yards. He also has an over/under of 56.5 for the number of total rushing yards that he will gain in Super Bowl 51 and his longest rush from scrimmage has been set at over/under 15.5.
How many total rushing attempts will Freeman finish with on Sunday? That over/under is 13.5. The o/u of how many total receiving yards that he'll have on his first reception is sitting at 7.5 and he has an over/under of 4.0 for the number of total receptions that he'll finish the game with. His over/under for receiving yards is 36.5 and he has odds of 10/13 that he'll score a touchdown, either rushing or receiving, at some point during the game.
OUR PREDICTION: Freeman averaged 14.19 rushing attempts and 67.44 rushing yards during the regular season. He also averaged 3.38 receptions during the regular season, plus 28.88 receiving yards per-game. Our projections for Freeman on Super Bowl Sunday is that he'll rush 12 times for 55 yards, finish with five total receptions for an additional 40 yards. Thus, we like the under 13.5 for rushing attempts, the under 56.5 for rushing yards, the over for total receptions and the over 36.5 for receiving yards in Super Bowl 51.