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Super Bowl gamblers had to let it go

Singer Idina Menzel sings the national anthem prior to Super Bowl XLIX.
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Singer Idina Menzel sings the national anthem prior to Super Bowl XLIX.

While no one is pointing fingers at either of the teams, there may have been some cheating going on at the Super Bowl.

Ahead of Sunday night's match up between the New England Patriots and the Seattle Seahawks, betting site Sportsbook announced it had suspended prop wagers related to the national anthem's length. The platform said it suspected "insider info" from a rehearsal may have leaked.

The novelty prop bet's over/under line had been set for a 122.5-second performance from Tony award-winner Idina Menzel's rendition of the song.

According to Sportsbook, gamblers could also bet on whether Patriots Coach Bill Belichick would be wearing a sweatshirt with cutoff sleeves (he wasn't), or what color Gatorade would be shown (it was blue).