SB XLIX National Anthem Prop Odds
GLENDALE, AZ (The Spread) – The National Anthem is always a big focal point of the Super Bowl. Can you cash in on Idina Menzel’s performance at Super Bowl XLIX?
According to oddsmakers from Bovada.lv, the over/under for Menzel’s performance of the U.S. National Anthem has been set at 2 minutes and 1 second. The over has odds of -110, while the under has a money line of -130. Super Bowl XLIX will be played on Sunday, Feb. 1 from University of Phoenix Stadium in Glendale, Arizona at 6:30PM ET.
There are some recent trends to go off on this wager. SBNation has some numbers to go off of in this case. In the last nine Super Bowls, the average time of the anthem has been 1 minute, 56 seconds. Billy Joel has the shortest anthem is 1:30, while Alicia Keys tallied the longest time in 2:35. Menzel had a recent anthem performance, doing the 2014 MLB All-Star Game. Surprisingly, she did that anthem right at 2 minutes and 1 second.
Another wager available for the anthem is whether or not Menzel will forget or omit at least 1 word of the official U.S. National Anthem. A wager of yes has a money line of +450 while a wager of No is at -700. In 2011, Christina Aguilera omitted quite a few words, but that performance has probably impacted the following singers to make sure they didn’t omit any words.