NFL Super Bowl Draws Record $119.4 Million in Nevada Betting

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Head coach Pete Carroll of the Seattle Seahawks holds the Vince Lombardi Trophy after his team won Super Bowl XLVIII at MetLife Stadium on February 2, 2014 in East Rutherford, New Jersey. Close

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Head coach Pete Carroll of the Seattle Seahawks holds the Vince Lombardi Trophy after his team won Super Bowl XLVIII at MetLife Stadium on February 2, 2014 in East Rutherford, New Jersey.

The Super Bowl drew a record $119.4 million in wagers in Nevada, the state’s Gaming Control Board said in a press release. The state’s 183 sports books took in a $19.7 million win.

The Seattle Seahawks defeated the Denver Broncos 43-8 in yesterday’s National Football League title game, held at MetLife Stadium in East Rutherford, New Jersey.

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