A recent Washington Post headline reads, "Sorry Broncos, Almost Everyone Betting on Panthers in Super Bowl 50" — and that's no exaggeration.
An overwhelming number of bettors have placed their money on Cam Newton and the Panthers — and as a result, the point spread has widened.
Carolina opened as a 3.5 point favorite to win the big game on February 7, but that number has grown to 5.5 points or more. And as more and more prognosticators predict a Panthers victory, expect those digits to keep moving higher.
Twitter Nation also thinks Cam and company will spoil what could be Peyton Manning's last rodeo. But we managed to find some die-hard fans who actually think the Broncos will shock the world and win.
Here are our twenty favorites.
Defense wins chips.. And that's exactly how the Broncos are gonna beat the panthers in the super bowl defense!!— SB50BoundTbh (@CP_3__) February 1, 2016
It appears a Broncos fan on reddit has figured out the formula to beat the Panthers. pic.twitter.com/Fig3KjlgUk— Jakob Narbei (@JakobNarbei) January 31, 2016
Broncos gone beat the Panthers— #youahbrokeboi (@CallMehNino) January 31, 2016
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@Broncos Beat the Panthers in the Super Bowl and win it for Peyton Manning!!!— Adamdorgant (@adamdorgant) January 30, 2016
Not only did my Nuggs beat Steph's Warriors but now my Broncos are gonna beat his Panthers. #sorrynotsorry— Parker Browning (@PBrowning3) January 29, 2016
I think the Broncos will win come on beat the panthers winning streak— Peyton Tanner Mares (@MaresTanner) February 1, 2016
I hope the Broncos beat the Panthers so bad that Cam retires— Aaron Manzo (@Brain_Of_A) January 31, 2016
Broncos gone beat the panthers, Peyton Manning gone retire, its all set up— Joshuwa (@NFZ_1) January 30, 2016
I actually think the Broncos beat the Panthers.... Is that bad? #SuperBowl— Mitchell Pantzke (@_Pantzke) January 31, 2016
Yup finally got my decision on the Super Bowl Broncos beat Panthers 26-17... Von Miller MVP— EL FOOSAY (@SheHatesJacoby) January 29, 2016
The Broncos will beat the Panthers. I'm gonna look either brilliant or stupid after the game. #SuperBowl50— Knowledgy (@youngjross24) January 29, 2016
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