Here are a few firsts:
When the big game begins, it will mark the first time in Super Bowl history two Black quarterbacks — Patrick Mahomes and Jalen Hurts — will start the contest.
With a combined age of 51 and 337 days — just six years older than newly re-retired Tom Brady – they are the first two quarterbacks under the age of 28 to face off for the Lombardi Trophy
It’s being called the Kelce Bowl. On Sunday, when the Philadelphia Eagles go up against the Kansas City Chiefs, Jason and Travis Kelce will do something that has never been done before in a Super Bowl. They will become the first brothers to ever play against each other in the big game
Latest Odds as of Saturday afternoon:
The current Super Bowl odds are the Eagles at -1.5 spread favorites. The line to place a spread bet for the Chiefs is +1.5. The 2023 Super Bowl odds for the moneyline are Eagles -105 and Chiefs +125. At most sports betting sites Saturday afternoon the Super Bowl over under is 50.5 points.
The Eagles, who went 14-3 in the regular season, opened as -2 betting favorites over the Chiefs. Kansas City, which also went 14-3, was briefly a +2.5 underdog but the line has since settled at Chiefs +1.5
Eagles 35 – Chiefs 31