Burns’ Great Bowl Scoring Traits

Provided that Tremendous Bowl XL is nearly listed right here, it’s actually time to glimpse at some scoring traits. The ‘whole’ on this 12 months’s recreation is presently holding regular at 47.

While quite a few playoff video video games change into defensive battles, Great Bowl on-line video games tend to be fairly superior-scoring.
Looking out again on the latest on-line video games, we find that every Great Bowl this millennium has manufactured a least of 37 components. These 6 on-line video games averaged a little or no rather more than 48 factors for each recreation. If we go once more 30 a very long time, we uncover that virtually each single recreation since 1976 has produced a minimal of 36 components. People 30 video games averaged simply shy of 51 factors every. Of all these 30 on-line video games, 15 completed with elevated than 47 factors and 13 completed with fewer than 47 particulars, The video video games in 1982 and 1984 landed best on 47.


Like their two playoff video video games, the Seahawks noticed the ‘Over’ go 11-7 this time. The ‘Over’ was 3-1 when Seattle was detailed as an underdog and 5-4 after they carried out a recreation with a ‘whole’ starting from 42 1/2 to 49 particulars.


Which incorporates their 3 playoff video games, the Steelers noticed the ‘Over’ go 10-8-1 this time. The ‘Over’ was 9-4 when the Steelers have been listed as a favourite however simply 1-4 after they performed a online game with a ‘whole’ starting from 42 1/2 to 49 particulars.

Head-to-head heritage

The Steelers and Seahawks have confronted each different simply as soon as this millennium. That exercise, at Seattle in November of 2003, resulted in a 23-16 victory for the Seahawks. The merged 39 components fell beneath the ‘whole’ of 44 1/2. The groups confronted nearly each different 11 occasions throughout the Eighties and Nineties. Solely the 1983 recreation completed with excess of 47 particulars. The 12 on-line video games averaged a merged 33 factors.

Ford Topic specifics

Undoubtedly, the Detroit Lions will not be participating in Tremendous Bowl XL. Nonetheless, the sport will probably be carried out at their property of Ford Space. Provided that opening for frequent season take part in, on September 22, 2002, there have been 32 on-line video games carried out there. Sixteen on-line video games have accomplished larger than the quantity although 16 on-line video games have accomplished beneath the amount, which features a 4-4 mark this previous season. Folks 32 video video games ranged from a decrease of 16 components to a excessive of 74 particulars. The common is just a bit lower than 42 factors over-all.

*Editor’s Discover:

Take a look at Ben’s previous Documented closing outcomes from earlier Great Bowls!


2005: Lower than WINNER

2004: Over WINNER

2003: Round WINNER


2002: Lower than WINNER

2000: Below WINNER


*Notice that Ben handed in 2001 as he skilled no feeling and did not wish to energy a play.