2014 Super Bowl Odds: Redskins, Steelers bandwagons empty early

This probably isn't surprising, but the bandwagons for the Redskins and Steelers are empty at this point. Good luck finding someone who believes in them, and if that person is in Vegas, well, you should tell them bet on one of those squads.

It's not that bad a bet, actually. Ben Roethlisberger or Robert Griffin III could flip things around real quick and both teams have a nice price (Washington is 75-1, Pittsburgh is 100-1). It just feels odd to have both those teams at such a low price so early in the season.

Not that they don't deserve it. The Steelers offense is a bigger trainwreck than Steely McBeam. Washington's secondary is a group of aerial matadors. Neither of these teams look good. But they're both in bad divisions that should be competitive throughout the year. Weirder things have happened and betting on someone to win the Super Bowl should involve rolling the dice a little bit.

Notable Movements
-- Hey, hey Seahawks and 49ers. You guys just got flipped for real. Seattle beat San Francisco on Sunday night and now Vegas has flopped the two teams. It's to be expected, but don't read too much into it. Seattle has a statistical edge on the Niners for a Super Bowl spot. If anything, San Francisco is a better value.

-- The Dolphins and Chiefs are questionable 2-0 climbers. I like both teams and I'm impressed by what they're doing. But would I invest now in either to win it all? No sir.

-- A team I do like is the Lions. I don't buy them as a legit Super Bowl winner but at 50-1? Reggie Bush is fine by all accounts and if he stays healthy the whole season this team could scare it.  

-- So quickly off the Andrew Luck bandwagon? The Colts fell (66-1) after being on the first page this week. That division, aside from Jacksonville, might be tougher than we thought.

-- Hmm. The Panthers are now really cheap (100-1) just a few weeks after being my Super Bowl odds sleeper? I would say it's an obvious double-down situation but I actually like money and I can't trust the Panthers not to screw up late-game situations.

-- What the hell is that green arrow by the Raiders? I must've made a mistake.

Team Week 2 Odds

Week 3 Odds

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Team

Week 2 Odds

Week 3 Odds
Trend
Denver Broncos 11-2 4-1 Detroit Lions
33-1 50-1
Seattle Seahawks 8-1 6-1 Indianapolis Colts
 40-1 66-1
San Francisco 49ers
6-1 8-1 San Diego Chargers
 100-1 66-1
New England Patriots
10-1 10-1 St. Louis Rams
 40-1 66-1
Green Bay Packers
14-1 11-1 Washington Redskins
 50-1 75-1
Houston Texans
12-1 12-1 Pittsburgh Steelers
 50-1 100-1
New Orleans Saints
16-1 16-1 Arizona Cardinals
150-1 100-1
Atlanta Falcons
18-1  18-1 Buffalo Bills
125-1 100-1
Cincinnati Bengals
22-1  18-1 Carolina Panthers
66-1 100-1
Chicago Bears
22-1  20-1 Tennessee Titans
100-1 100-1
Baltimore Ravens
 33-1  33-1 Minnesota Vikings
66-1 150-1
Dallas Cowboys
 22-1  33-1 New York Jets
100-1 150-1
Kansas City Chiefs
 40-1  33-1 Tampa Bay Buccaneers
66-1 150-1
Miami Dolphins
 40-1  33-1 Cleveland Browns
150-1 200-1
Philadelphia Eagles
 28-1  33-1 Oakland Raiders
300-1 250-1
New York Giants
 33-1  40-1 Jacksonville Jaguars
500-1 1000-1
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Will Brinson joined CBS Sports in 2010 and enters his seventh season covering the NFL for CBS. He previously wrote for FanHouse along with myriad other Internet sites. A North Carolina native who lives... Full Bio

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