The Los Angeles Rams won Super Bowl 56 over the Cincinnati Bengals 23-20. After the game, blue Gatorade was dumped on LA Rams head coach Sean McVay.
Below, find our complete betting breakdown for Super Bowl 56 Gatorade betting and check back for fresh odds and updates ahead of Super Bowl 57.
It’s the final line in the story of every Super Bowl champion. A few players from the winning team not so sneakily approach their head coach and douse him with a tub of water – a cold cascade of colored water.
The coach is soaked, but more importantly, a few select bettors have just become a little wealthier. Why? Because they went to a Super Bowl betting site and bet on the correct Super Bowl 56 Gatorade color!
Betting on the Gatorade shower is one of the more popular betting options for the NFL’s big game, along with the coin toss and anthem time, because it appeals to novice and seasoned bettors alike. You can lock in a Super Bowl 56 Gatorade bet over at Bovada and use the promo code below for an exclusive $1,000 Super Bowl deposit bonus:
With the Super Bowl 56 matchup set — the Cincinnati Bengals against the Los Angeles Rams — Gatorade color betting markets are now available. For Super Bowl LVI, orange (+250) has moved into the lead as the odds leader. You can check out full Super Bowl Gatorade color odds below:
Orange The Betting Favorite In Super Bowl Gatorade Color Odds
Odds as of halftime at Bovada
Super Bowl 56 Result: Blue (+400 opening odds)
Our Super Bowl Gatorade Color Odds Pick
If last year’s Gatorade results (a big win for underdog blue) are any indication, we should be looking down the oddsboard for value. As we cover below, betting on team colors is not always the best way to go in Super Bowl Gatorade color odds, but we think Los Angeles Rams blue has a good shot in 2022. You cover yourself for a Rams win and the home-team color, while also betting on a Gatorade color that has cashed this bet in two of the last three years. Blue opened at +400, move up to a near favorite and has since moved back down to great value at +400.
At +400 odds, a $100 bet on blue would pay out $400 in profit. Check out how much you’d win for any bet over at our Odds Calculator.
What Is The Super Bowl Gatorade Color Prop Bet?
A Super Bowl prop bet is a wager that may not directly correlate to the outcome of the game. Instead of betting on whether the total combined score of both teams will be OVER or UNDER the oddsmaker’s set number or if one squad will cover the spread over the other, you’re betting on the color of Gatorade to be dumped on the winning coach at Super Bowl 56.
All you need to do is select the shade you think will be poured on the head coach. Our Odds Calculator will tell you how much you’d win based on the Super Bowl Gatorade color odds and the amount you bet.
Unlike a traditional moneyline bet, there is no clear favorite. This isn’t exactly a bet you can handicap since there’s no distinct pattern. The color of Gatorade a team has on the sidelines can vary from game to game. Even if the Kansas City Chiefs had advanced and gone on to win Super Bowl 56, we don’t know if red Gatorade would have been the refreshment of choice for Patrick Mahomes and the squad.
Who Started The Gatorade Shower?
Nobody puts Jim Burt in the corner. After a 37-13 win over Washington during the 1984 season, the nose tackle decided that he wasn’t getting enough playing time and was being treated unfairly during practice. While most of us use our words, Burt used Gatorade instead and dumped the entire cooler of sugar-water on New York Giants boss Bill Parcells – thus the first Gatorade bath.
The Big Tuna would be doused 17 times during the 1986 NFL season. Luckily, New York won the Super Bowl that year so it wasn’t in vain. It was after this endless drenching of Parcells that the Gatorade bath would become a staple of championship games until the end of time.
Super Bowl Gatorade Trends
Since Super Bowl 35, only a few winning coaches have escaped the victory soak. Coach Bill Belichick (New England Patriots), was spared a shower after wins in Super Bowls 36, 38 and 51. John Harbaugh (Baltimore Ravens) also stayed dry following Super Bowl 47.
When MetLife Stadium in East Rutherford, New Jersey hosted Super Bowl 48, the frigid temperature of 49 F did not deter Seahawks players from dousing Pete Carroll in a yellow Gatorade after they beat the Denver Broncos.
From 2007 to 2010, clear liquid – possibly watermelon/strawberry flavor or plain old water – was dumped on the winning coach. Purple and yellow have been used in two showers since 2000, but it is orange Gatorade that has truly shined as the color of choice for winners from the NFC. This color reigned supreme with bosses of the bench Mike McCarthy (Green Bay Packers) and Sean Payton (New Orleans Saints) both being recipients of a carroty-hued shower.
Don’t Bet By Team Color Scheme
Since 2001, the color of Gatorade at Super Bowl games has only matched the team color scheme three times, with yellow being used on Mike Tomlin (Pittsburgh Steelers) and Bill Belichick twice getting doused in a blue mess.
In Super Bowl 55, that trend continued with a blue Gatorade soak for Tampa Bay Buccaneers head coach Bruce Arians.
What Color Was The Gatorade Shower In Past Super Bowls?
We’ve put together this handy chart to show you the color dumped on the triumphant coach from past big games all the way to Super Bowl 55. With the Super Bowl on the horizon, it’s time to take a look at the recent Gatorade results ahead of Super Bowl 56.
|Super Bowl No.||Liquid Color||Winning Team|
|36||None||New England Patriots|
|37||Purple||Tampa Bay Buccaneers|
|38||None||New England Patriots|
|39||Clear||New England Patriots|
|42||Clear||New York Giants|
|44||Orange||New Orleans Saints|
|45||Orange||Green Bay Packers|
|46||Purple||New York Giants|
|49||Blue||New England Patriots|
|51||None||New England Patriots|
|53||Blue||New England Patriots|
|54||Orange||Kansas City Chiefs|
|55||Blue||Tampa Bay Buccaneers|
|56||Blue||Los Angeles Rams|
Super Bowl Gatorade Color Odds FAQ
Can I bet on what color the Super Bowl Gatorade shower will be?
Yes, you can bet on what color the Super Bowl Gatorade shower will be. The best Super Bowl betting sites let you wager on whether you think the Super Bowl Gatorade color dumped over the winning head coach of the big game will be orange, red, green, yellow, blue, purple, or clear.
What’s the most popular Super Bowl Gatorade shower color?
The most popular Super Bowl Gatorade shower color throughout the history of the big game is orange, having been used five times dating back to 2001. The clear color has been dumped over the winning head coach on four separate occasions, while yellow has been the color of the Super Bowl Gatorade bath three times.
What are the Super Bowl Gatorade color odds?
The current Super Bowl Gatorade color odds favor Orange (+210) as the betting favorite to be dumped over the winning head coach of Super Bowl LVI. Lime/Green/Yellow (+350), Clear/Water (+350), Blue (+400), Red (+500), and Purple (+500) round out the rest of the colors to be poured over the Super Bowl 56 winning coach.
Where is the best place to bet on the Super Bowl Gatorade color?
Our top pick for the best Super Bowl prop bet site is Bovada. The online sportsbook is one of the most trusted names when it comes to sports betting sites and has over 750+ props to pick from, which is up there for the most in the industry as far as overall selection goes.