"When it's all said and done I don't think it's really going to matter who wins the game", Jay Kornegay, executive vice president of race and sports operations at Westgate SuperBook, told Reuters in a telephone interview.
With Vegas oddsmakers making Kansas City a one-point favourite over San Francisco in a game that features exciting players such as Chiefs QB Patrick Mahomes and Niners rookie defensive end Nick Bosa, it will be interesting to see what the Madden 20 Super Bowl simulation comes up with.
With hip-hop and rap music blaring from sideline speakers - the ideal soundtrack to a practice in Miami - the Niners wore helmets and shells as they focused on nickel installations while reviewing first- and second-down plays.
San Francisco finished the regular season with a 13-3 record, winning the NFC West and the number one seed in the conference, which secured them a first-round bye and home-field advantage throughout the playoffs.
"I would definitely - probably - pick the 49ers", he said.
After the Fox broadcast crew led by Joe Buck and Troy Aikman took in the Chiefs' practice Wednesday, it was their turn with San Francisco. The Chiefs are coached by Andy Reid, who is making his first Super Bowl appearance since 2005 when he was head coach of the Philadelphia Eagles.The Chiefs are now 1.5 point favorites and the over/under stands at 54.5.Jennifer Lopez and Shakira will headline the halftime show this year. But all four were full participants in the workout, which lasted about two hours during the early afternoon heat.
With the Chiefs once again returning to the Super Bowl decades later, Grant Jackson said he hoped other fans would be able to experience what he did 50 years ago.
The star quarterback is set to become the highest-paid player in the National Football League. "It was good hearing from him".