Monday Night Football might have been about introducing the wonder of Allegiant Stadium, but the Las Vegas Raiders weren’t blinded by the celebration.
BetMGM took an avalanche of late Saints money, including a $180,000 bet on New Orleans (-4) at the Bellagio that was placed as the teams were lining up for the opening kickoff.
The coronavirus left Raiders fans on the outside looking in at Allegiant Stadium, but did not prevent supporters from celebrating the team’s Las Vegas debut.
The Raiders overcame two early 10-point deficits and scored 24 straight points.
The Saints scored the first touchdown at Allegiant Stadium in the first quarter. The Raiders scored their first TD in their new home in the second period.
The Vegas Nation team previews the debut of Allegiant Stadium during Monday Night Football.
The Raiders are playing their first game ever at Allegiant Stadium, and Raider Nation is out in full force in Las Vegas.