Last week the Panthers were a 9-1 bet to win the Super Bowl. According to Bodog, the odds have dropped to 11-2. Only the New York Giants and Pittsburgh Steelers have smaller odds. Each is 7-2.
Tennessee and Dallas are 8-1 and Indianapolis is 9-1. Nobody else is close.
The opponent the Panthers are most likely to play in the Super Bowl, should they make it, is, of course, Pittsburgh. The odds of a Carolina-Pittsburgh contest are 11-2. The odds against Carolina-Tennessee are 13-2.
The most likely Super Bowl combination is the New York Giants and Pittsburgh at 5-1.
The potential playoff teams least likely to advance to the Super Bowl are Atlanta-San Diego and Chicago-San Diego. The odds against either match-up are 250-1.
The Panthers are a 9-4 underdog to win the NFC championship. Only the Giants are in front of them at 7-4.
Carolina running back DeAngelo Williams is a 20-1 underdog to win NFL regular season MVP.