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Chiefs open as 1.5-point favorite vs. 49ers in Super Bowl 54

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The Super Bowl 54 matchup is set. The Chiefs have opened as slight favorites against the 49ers.

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The Kansas City Chiefs and San Francisco 49ers are set to square off in Super Bowl 54. The two teams will kick things off at approximately 6:30 p.m. ET in Miami, Florida at Hard Rock Stadium.

DraftKings Sportsbook has released their opening line for the Super Bowl, and the Chiefs are early favorites. Kansas City has been installed as a 1.5-point favorite and the point total is 53. The Chiefs are -124 favorites on the money line, while the 49ers are +102 underdogs.

The Chiefs advanced to the Super Bowl with a 35-24 win over the Tennessee Titans. Kansas City was a touchdown favorite and at two different points found themselves down by ten. Patrick Mahomes started slow but picked up steam and finished the game with three passing touchdowns and a rushing touchdown to get the cover and over the point total (52). The Chiefs are 13-5 against the spread and have gone over the point total ten times.

The 49ers advanced to the Super Bowl with a 37-20 win over the Green Bay Packers. The 49ers opened as a touchdown favorite and closed at -8 by kickoff. The point total was 45 and this game blew past the number in the second half. The 49ers are 11-6-1 against the spread and have gone over the point total nine times.

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