Our Free Press scribes covering the Lions anticipate this team scripting history with their inaugural Super Bowl trip. Beat writer Dave Birkett predicts a nail-biting 28-27 Lions victory, while columnists are divided 2-to-1 in favor of the Lions. Betting Odds for Lions vs. 49ers Game lines and odds from BetMGM as of Sunday: Spread: 49ers (-7). Over/under: 51.5 points.