Vegas: Packers a lock to win Super Bowl

The smart money in Last Vegas has the Green Bay Packers winning their second-consecutive Super Bowl. The playoff long shot? Tim Tebow's Denver Broncos.
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The smart money in Last Vegas has the Green Bay Packers winning their second-consecutive Super Bowl. The playoff long shot? Tim Tebow's Denver Broncos.

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