Less than 24 hours after what is being called one of the five best Super Bowls ever played, the world champion New England Patriots and runner-up Seattle Seahawks are the odds-on favorites to return to the big game next year.


The Westgate SuperBook and the William Hill sports book installed the Seahawks as 5-1 favorites to win Super Bowl 50 heading into the offseason, whereas VegasInsider.com has the Hawks going off at 13/2 (6.5-1)

Here are the top four teams that gamblers are looking at to be contenders for Super Bowl L, to be played in Santa Clara, Calif., at Levis Stadium -- home of the San Francisco 49ers:

Seattle Seahawks 13/2
New England Patriots 8/1
Green Bay Packers 10/1
Denver Broncos 10/1