LeGarrette Blount Prop Odds
GLENDALE, AZ (The Spread) – LeGarrette Blount was the dominant force in the AFC Championship for the Patriots. Will he dominate again in Super Bowl XLIX?
According to oddsmakers from Bovada.lv, Blount has been given 12/1 odds to be the Super Bowl XLIX MVP against the Seahawks on Sunday. His over/under for rushing yards has been set at 62.5 yards and his odds of scoring a touchdown has been set at -105. Super Bowl XLIX will be played on Sunday, Feb. 1 from University of Phoenix Stadium in Glendale, Arizona at 6:30PM ET.
Blount joined the Patriots late in the season and rushed for 281 yards and three touchdowns in his time with New England, averaging 56.2 yards per game. Blount had a strange playoffs as he rushed for just one yard on three carries against the Ravens, but then had 148 yards on 30 carries with three touchdowns in the AFC Championship against the Colts.
Of his seven games with the Patriots this season, Blount has had at least 63 rushing yards in three of the games and he has scored in three of the games. The big question will be about carries for Blount. He has had at least 10 carries in five of the seven games and at least 20 in two of them. Blount and the Patriots are up against the NFL’s third-ranked rushing defense. Seattle has allowed just 81.5 yards per game on the ground for the season.