Super Bowl 2012 Prop Bets: The Weirdest Ways to Make Money

Proposition bets are one of the most fun aspects of the Super Bowl. These props account for about half of the bets made in Las Vegas on the year's biggest game.

There are prop bets that are on the board every year, like the MVP of the game and the coin toss. But each year brings it's only special props, ranging from the number of times a celebrity will be shown on television, to the song choices of the halftime performer.

Below are a few of the most interesting prop bets that can be made in a Las Vegas or online sportsbook in this year's Super Bowl:

How long will it take Kelly Clarkson to sing the National Anthem?

Odds: Over 1 Minute 35 Seconds (-115), Under 1 Minute 35 Seconds (-115)

Will Madonna be wearing fishnet stockings at any point during the halftime show?

Odds: Yes (-115), NO (-115)

Who will the Super Bowl MVP thank first?

Odds: God (+125), Teammates (+200), Does not thank anyone (+250), Coaches/Owner (+400), Family (+500)

What color will the Gatorade be that is dumped in the winning head coach?

Odds: Clear (Even), Yellow (+200), Orange (+250), Lime Green (+550), Red (+800), Blue (+1000)

Who will have more, Manchester United/Chelsea or Giants/Patriots?

Odds: Manchester United + Chelsea goals (-110), Giants + Patriots field goals made (-110)

How many times will David Tyree's 2008 Super Bowl catch be shown on TV during the game?

Odds: Over 1.5 (Even), Under (-140)

How many average viewers will the Super Bowl have?

Odds: Over 117 million (-140), Under 117 million (Even)

How many times will Giselle Bundchen be shown on TV during the game?

Odds: Over .5 (-200), Under (+150)

If Tom Brady's son is shown on TV during the game will he be wearing a Tom Brady Jersey?

Odds: Yes (-170), No (+130)

What will happen with the Dow Jones the day after the Super Bowl?

Odds: Marked Up (-140), Marked Down (Even)

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