The title for Super Bowl 48 champion is going to be a brutal battle this year, indeed. HuffPost already pitted the Seahawks against the Broncos in an in-house food eating contest (Seattle won), and even Lil' Wayne and Sopranos actor Joe Gannascoli have weighed in.
The competition is so fierce that it seems more animals are placing their bets this year, too. Though we're not totally sure if these animals have psychic abilities or are just entranced with their new toy, at least they're cute in the process.
Without further adieu, here's your animal prediction round-up for Super Bowl XLVIII:
Apes (Check out Utah's Hogle Zoo's Facebook page for more photos)