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Pickswise Curates the “Top 10 Super Bowl Betting Moments & Controversies” List Sports betting content site highlights big game moments to anthem controversies with an expert look at the upcoming betting market for Super Bowl LVI

News release by Pickswise

facebook icon linkedin icon twitter icon pinterest icon email icon NEW YORK | February 08, 2022 08:31 AM Eastern Standard Time

 Pickswise, the fastest growing independent sports betting content provider in North America, today announced the creation of the “Pickswise Top 10 Super Bowl Betting Moments and Controversies” ahead of Super Bowl LVI in Los Angeles. The list takes a deep dive into some of the most notable betting events of the past 20 years, exploring everything from spectacular plays that drastically swung the balance of the game to wholly unique Super Bowl situations, including Gatorade confusion and national anthem controversies.   

 The Top 10 Super Bowl betting moments and controversies

10. Patrick Mahomes’ victory kneel down chaos (Super Bowl LIV)

9. Philly Special - Foles & Eagles trick Pats (Super Bowl LII)

8. Controversial Gatorade bath (Super Bowl XLVI)

7. Malcolm Butler goal line interception - Patriots vs Seahawks (Super Bowl XLIX)

6. Devin Hester opening kickoff touchdown return (Super Bowl XLI)

5. Christina Aguilera and Gladys Knight National Anthem controversies (Super Bowl XLV) & (Super Bowl LIII)

4. Steelers come back to beat Cardinals (Super Bowl XLIII)

3. Kurt Warner leads the longshot Rams (Super Bowl XXXIV)

2. Underdog Giants ruin Patriots perfection (Super Bowl XLII)

1. Patriots 28-3 comeback, win in OT vs Falcons (Super Bowl LI)

“The Super Bowl is the pinnacle of sports betting since almost every aspect of the event can be bet on, from the coin toss to the final score. All these moments are then amplified as an estimated 24 million Americans will bet nearly $5 billion on the game,” said Jared Smith, lead betting analyst at Pickswise. “It was important for us to develop an inclusive list showcasing how fortunes have swung on everything from the Patriots historic comeback in Super Bowl LI to Gladys Knight causing a stir by hitting some extra notes in Super Bowl LIII. Anything and everything can happen during the Super Bowl, which makes it so compelling and exciting.”

In addition to the list of memorable betting moments, Smith and Pickswise host Lauren Jbara have provided key analysis to this year’s most popular Super Bowl betting markets, found on Pickswise’s Super Bowl Hub.

“Our Super Bowl Hub serves as a one-stop destination for all those looking to make a more informed decision come Super Bowl Sunday,” said Jbara. “With breakdowns on everything from sides and totals to key props and betting trends, we have been able to put all a bettor needs ahead of the big game in one place.”

Pickswise is owned by Spotlight Sports Group, a world-leading technology, content and media company specializing in sports betting and fantasy sports.



 Pickswise is a digital platform that provides free wagering research, insights and analysis from experts in every major sport. Based in New York and part of Spotlight Sports Group, Pickswise is one of the fastest-growing publishers of sports betting content in the U.S. For more information, visit Pickswise.com.



 Spotlight Sports Group (owned by Exponent Private Equity) is a leading technology, content and media business specializing in sports betting. Evolved from the Racing Post Group, Spotlight Sports Group engages millions of people directly through Racing Post, Pickswise, Free Super Tips, Fantasy Alarm and myracing. The company also has decades of experience in powering growth and conversion for the world’s biggest sportsbooks and media companies, delivering best-in-class technology and expert scalable content experiences in more than 70 languages.


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