My Super Bowl XLVII Prop Bet Contest

Here’s the deal: I’ve listed 10 prop bets from Sunday’s Super Bowl. In most cases the bets are actual bets you can make in Vegas. Some will rely on your football knowledge, others on sheer luck. What do you get if you make great picks?

10 out of 10 Correct: (limit 2) You win a $50 Amazon Gift Card OR 2 free tickets to the Killer Tribes Conf. in Atlanta on 3/23/13 plus one free night of lodging near the venue. Winner may use the tickets themselves or give them away. They may not be resold.

9 out of 10: (limit 4) Anyone who gets 9 out of 10 correct wins a $25 Amazon gift card.

8 out of 10: (limit 10) Anyone who gets 8 out of 10 correct wins two free signed copies of my book, Actually, Clams Are Miserable. (with free shipping)

If there are more winners than the limit, the Bonus question will be the first tiebreaker, and the earliest entry to be submitted will be the second tiebreaker.

Choose A or B for each answer using the comments section, and don’t forget to answer the tiebreaker. All entries must be submitted as a blog comment before 5:00pm EST on Sunday, Feb. 3. Please only one entry per person.

Here we go!

The Super Bowl XLVII Prop Bets

1. How long will Alicia Keys’ National Anthem be?

A. 2 minutes and 14 seconds or longer

B. 2 minutes and 13 seconds or shorter

2. Which team will win the coin flip?

A. San Francisco

B. Baltimore

3. Which team will score first?

A. San Francisco

B. Baltimore

4. The first points scored will be…

A. a Field Goal

B. Something other than a Field Goal

5. The largest lead of the game will be…

A. greater than 13.5 points

B. less than 13.5 points

6. How many rushing yards will Colin Kaepernick finish with?

A. Over 49.5 rushing yards

B. Under 49.5 rushing yards

7. Joe Flacco’s longest completion will be…

A. Over 39.5 yards

B. Under 39.5 yards

8. The total number of interceptions thrown in the game will be…

A. Over 2.5 interceptions total

B. Under 2.5 interceptions total

9. The Super Bowl MVP will be…

A. Colin Kaepernick, Ray Lewis, or Ray Rice

B. anyone other than Kaepernick, Lewis, or Rice

10. Which team will win the Super Bowl?

A. San Francisco

B. Baltimore

Bonus: Total Points scored in the Super Bowl?

Submit your predictions now and come back next week to see if you won!

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Enjoy the game!