As the 49ers continue to recover from their Super Bowl LVIII loss, they have emerged as the favorites to win Super Bowl LIX according to sportsbook odds. Despite variations in odds from book to book, the 49ers are generally given a +550 chance of winning. The Kansas City Chiefs, AFC champions and second place in these odds, are closely followed by the Baltimore Ravens who lost to the Chiefs in the AFC Championship Game.
The Detroit Lions and Buffalo Bills round out the top five teams, though their positions differ slightly. Following this group are six teams including the Cincinnati Bengals, Dallas Cowboys, Philadelphia Eagles, Miami Dolphins, Green Bay Packers and Houston Texans in varying orders. The next group includes the Los Angeles Chargers, New York Jets, St. Louis Rams and Jacksonville Jaguars.
Caesars Sportsbook assistant director Adam Pullen has reported that early action has shown support for both the Lions and Chargers as they enter new seasons with strong potential. The Lions have been following up on their impressive performance last season while the Chargers recently hired Jim Harbaugh as head coach.
As for long shots, Panthers head coach Dave Canales faces an uphill battle with his team having some of the longest Super Bowl odds heading into his first season in charge.