Betting On The Atlanta Falcons To Win The Super Bowl
The Atlanta Falcons are far removed from their 2017 Super Bowl trip where they fell short to the Tom Brady-led Patriots. Not many sports bettors would bet on the Falcons Super Bowl odds to win the 2021 season. Atlanta is coming off of a disappointing 4-12 season after a 7-9 season beforehand. Rumors of replacing Matt Ryan have begun and the whole organization hare left the mindset of Dan Quinn.
Still, many sports bettors like to know the Super Bowl odds for all teams in the upcoming season so that they can better their chances in the betting halls. Here you can find stats, odds, and Falcons playoff history to help you make the best possible wager. The Atlanta Falcons are in the NFC South, so that means they will have to compete with the Saints, Buccaneers, and the Panthers.
When looking for the best Falcons Super Bowl odds, be sure to look around a few sportsbooks, as each one will display different odds. The Super Bowl betting sites also offer other futures odds for the Falcons, including odds to win the NFC and even the division.
Atlanta Falcons Playoff History
|1978, 1980, 1982, 1991, 1995, 1998, 2002, 2004, 2008, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2016, 2017|
|1980, 1998, 2004, 2010, 2012, 2016|
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|Super Bowl Losses||
|1999 (XXXIII), 2017 (LI)|
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What Are The Atlanta Falcons Odds To Win The Super Bowl?
The Atlanta Falcons have not had the seasons they have been hoping for. With this, the odds of the Falcons winning the Super Bowl are quite the longshot. Sitting as one of the worst teams in the league by record last season, the Falcons opened their Super Bowl 56 odds at +7500. They were actually in a decent position when the 2020 season started as their Super Bowl odds opened up at +4000. However, sportsbooks have adjusted for 2021 making the Falcons one of the biggest SB longshots.
Similar to the Falcons Super Bowl odds, their odds to win the NFC Championship have taken a significant hit as well in the past years. Ranging from +6000 all the way down to +10000, sportsbooks have completed counted the Falcons out of winning the NFC. They do not defend well at all and that being said, the Falcons NFC Championship odds will remain quite long.
Unfortunately for the Falcons, they share their NFC South division with both the New Orleans Saints and the Tampa Bay Buccaneers who are both powerhouses in the league. Aside from that, they have also not been able to capitalize on the Carolina Panthers who are also in their division. The Falcons' odds to win the NFC South are long, opening around +800 for the 2021 NFL season.
Betting Trends For The Atlanta Falcons In 2021
- As a road dog, Atlanta is 8-3 ATS in their last 11 games.
- After allowing 250+ passing yards, the Falcons are 7-21 ATS over their last 28.
- Against a team with a winning record, the under has hit in 22 of their last 29 games.
- The over is 11-5-2 during the Falcons' last 18 January games.
Is It Legal To Bet On The Falcons In Georgia?
It is completely legal to bet on the Falcons in Georgia, just not at any land-based sportsbooks. Georgia does not have any regulated sports betting sites just yet but rumors and legislative talks support this change sooner than later. With that being said, there are other options for Falcons bettors to be able to bet as there are tons of online sportsbooks like MyBookie which offer countless Super Bowl odds and other prop bets on the Falcons. For those looking to bet on the Falcons in person, try one of these sports betting locations near Atlanta.
- Murphy, NC
- Chattanooga, TN
- Heidelberg, MS
Bettors that enjoy watching the Falcons play, can also place bets on how they think the Falcons draft is going to play out. In order for you to bet in the Falcons draft, you would need to sign up with an online sports betting site, as they host the widest range of NFL Draft betting odds. These cover many different aspects of the Falcons draft and the NFL Draft as a whole.
2021 Falcons Player Props
The 2021 Atlanta Falcons player props have seen their numbers regress for over-unders compared to the earlier years. With this, it shows the Falcons are trending downward as an NFL playoff team and one that has a solid chance to win the Super Bowl. In 2016, the Falcons had one of the most productive offenses in recent history but Matt Ryan and Julio Jones are two players still left from that 2016 offense. Receiver Calvin Ridley will also have player prop bets for the Falcons betting fans, which could serve as a solid replacement for those betting on Atlanta.
Atlanta Falcons Playoff History
Since the Atlanta Falcons were founded in 1965, they have had their fair share of playoff bouts as they have been able to make the playoffs in 14 different seasons. Of those 14 playoff berths, they have managed 6 division championships and 2 conference championships but have not won any Super Bowls.
Falcons Playoff Appearances
Their first playoff appearance did not come until 13 years after they were established in 1978 under Leeman Bennett. Bennett went on to lead the Falcons to two more playoff appearances in 1980 and 1982. Jerry Glanville then led them to one more playoff appearance in 1991 and they saw one more in 1995 under June Jones. Dan Reeves then took over and led them to two more playoff appearances 1998 and 2002 and then they saw one more in 2004 under Jim Mora. The Mike Smith era then began in 2008 and he led them to four playoff appearances in 2008 and then from 2010-2012. Dan Quinn then took over and led them to the playoffs in 2016-2017.
Falcons Division Championships
The Falcons have not been able to cash in on division championships as they only saw 6 division championships. Their first one came in 1980 under Leeman Bennett. The Dan Reeves era was only able to cash in on one of their two playoff appearances as they saw one division championships in 1998. Their next four division titles came in the 2000s and 2010s with their first one coming in 2004 with Jim Mora, again in 2010 and 2012 with Mike Smith and their most recent one came in 2016 with Dan Quinn.
Falcons Conference Championships
The Falcons have only been able to muscle in two conference championships, in their existence. Their first one came in 1998 with Dan Reeves and their most recent one came in 2016 with Dan Quinn. In 1998 the Falcons took on the Minnesota Vikings where they defeated them with a final score of 30-27 and they did so while playing against the odds as they were seen as 11-point underdogs. In 2016, they took on and defeated the Green Bay Packers with a final score of 44-21. The Falcons took care of business here as they were seen as 6.5-point favorites and won by 23 points.
Falcons Super Bowl Victories
Sadly, for Atlanta, they have not been able to win any Super Bowl during their time in the league but they have been able to make it to the game itself on two occasions given their two conference championships.
Their first appearance was in 1999 for Super Bowl XXXIII. The Falcons were defeated by the Denver Broncos with a finals score of 34-19. They went into the game seen as 7.5-point underdogs and clearly did not cover the spread. They put up 19 points behind the play of their quarterback, Chris Chandler who went for 219 yards and a touchdown.
Their most recent Super Bowl appearance came in 2017 for Super Bowl LI where they were defeated by the New England Patriots with a final score of 34-28. This game could be remembered by the fact that the Falcons were actually up 28-3 at one point and allowed New England to come back and win. Not only did the Falcons lose but they were also unable to cover the spread as they were seen as just 3-point underdogs and lost by 6.