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Bet If the First Score of Super Bowl 55 Will Be a Touchdown

Written by:
Dan Shapiro
Published on:
Jan/28/2021

Among the various scoring props you will find for Super Bowl 55 is the First Score of the Game a Touchdown

Will first score be a touchdown

Yes -220

No +150

Touchdown is always favored as the first score of any Super Bowl.  A field goal or safety pays $15 for every $10 bet.

Last year, Chiefs starting quarterback Patrick Mahomes scored the first touchdown of the game.  Quarterbacks rarely score the first touchdown.  As such, the payout was rather lucrative at 21-1 or $2100 for every $100 bet.  Mahomes returns for Super Bowl 55.

MGM executive director of public relations Scott Ghertner confirmed that Mahomes scoring the first touchdown was a “low six-figure decision” for the sportsbook.

More first score odds include:

First score

Kansas City Passing TD                        +225   

Tampa Bay Passing TD                        +275   

Kansas City Field Goal             +400   

Tampa Bay Field Goal             +500   

Kansas City Rushing TD                       +600   

Tampa Bay Rushing TD                       +600   

Kansas City Defensive TD                    +2500 

Tampa Bay Defensive TD                    +3300 

Kansas City Safety                   +4000 

Tampa Bay Safety                   +4000 

- Dan Shapiro, Gambling911.com

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