Demaryius Thomas S. Bowl Props
EAST RUTHERFORD, NJ (The Spread) – Demaryius Thomas is one of the top receivers in all of the NFL. Will he put on a show in Sunday’s Super Bowl XLVIII?
According to oddsmakers from Bovada.lv, Thomas has been given over/under odds of 75.5 receiving yards for Sunday’s game and he has also been given over/under odds of 5 receptions.
Thomas led Denver in all major receiving categories this season, as he caught 92 passes for 1,430 yards and 14 touchdowns. Thomas played in all 16 games during the regular season, averaging 5.75 receptions and 89.37 receiving yards per game. Thomas was also targeted an average of 8.9 times per game.
In the playoffs, Thomas has been a regular piece of the offense. In the win over San Diego, Thomas caught eight passes for 54 yards and one touchdown. In the AFC Championship, Thomas caught seven passes for 134 yards and one score. He has been targeted 10 times in each game.
Of the 18 games Thomas has played in, he has had at least 5 receptions in 13 of them. He also has had at least 76 receiving yards in 12 of them. The big test for Thomas is that he is likely to be covered by the NFL’s top corner, Richard Sherman for a good portion of the game. Many quarterbacks avoid throwing toward Sherman often, so Thomas’ targets could be limited in this game.
For a complete look at the Super Bowl XLVIII Prop Odds available for the Demaryius Thomas, see below.
Super Bowl XLVIII Prop Odds – Demaryius Thomas
Odds to win Super Bowl MVP: 25/1
Odds to score the first touchdown: 9/1
Odds to score the first Denver touchdown: 5/1
Total receiving yards: Over/Under 75.5
Total receptions: Over/Under 5
Total yards on first reception: Over/Under 10.5
Longest reception: Over/Under 24.5 yards
Will Thomas score a touchdown in the game: Yes (-125) No (-105)
Demaryius Thomas Total Receptions
9 or more 9/1