The image quickly displays all 47 Super Bowl pool number combinations that have won a quarter and how frequently they paid off. As you can see the red boxes have never won. If those red boxes represent your pool numbers, then you can enjoy the party and consider your fee as a donation. Although over the last 2 Super Bowls, 2 number combinations had their first quarter win.
First time number pairs:
- Super Bowl 46 saw NFC 5 & AFC 7 win a quarter for the first time ever. Thanks to Tom Brady getting a safety early in the 1st quarter after being pressured by Justin Tuck.
- Super Bowl 47 saw AFC 8 & NFC 3 win a quarter for the first time ever in the 3rd quarter.
Reviewing this chart is critical to seeing the frequency of your pool numbers and if they have ever won a quarter. Although past performance of the Super Bowl is not a guarantee, there is some comfort in knowing that you have a possibility of a winning some money. If your pool allows you to sell your box or sell shares of your box, this chart is a great resource.
Number pairs which have yet to win a quarter include:
1-1, 2-2, 5-5, 8-8 and 9-9.
There are 42 number combinations which have yet to produce a winner.
0-0 has paid off the most with 13 wins
An AFC 7 & NFC 0 rank 2nd with 12 wins
An NFC 3 & AFC 0 rank 3rd with 10 wins
Based on the scoring in a game, certain number pairs are more difficult to occur in the 1st quarter and some cases won’t occur until later in the game.