What is the Point-Spread Value of Elite NFL Quarterbacks?

Whenever an elite NFL quarterback gets injured, we get asked what kind of point-spread value sportsbooks assign to the player in order to make a line adjustment. In most cases, sportsbook don’t open a line on a game when they know a starting quarterback’s status is in doubt. However, most books opened this week’s Ravens/Steelers…

2012-13 College Basketball and Betting Against the Public

The 2012-13 college basketball season is in full-swing and, using our Bet Labs software, we’ve updated our analysis on the performance of betting against the public. Our analysis includes closing lines from Pinnacle and College Basketball Betting Trends since the start of the 2008 season (over 14,000 games). In previous research, we noticed a slight bias…

How to Make Smarter Bets in the NFL

Sunday morning, Sports Insights President Dan Fabrizio hosted a live webinar designed to help bettors make smarter bets in the NFL. During the webinar, Dan highlighted: 1. How to evaluate line movement 2. Sharp vs. public line moves 3. The importance of public betting trends 4. Sportsbook moves you should be following Dan also answered questions…

Thursday Night Football: 5 Reasons Why You Should Bet on Jacksonville

Thursday afternoon, Sports Insights President Dan Fabrizio hosted a webinar discussing NFL betting for tonight’s game between the Indianapolis Colts and Jacksonville Jaguars. During the webinar, Dan highlighted five reasons why bettors should consider Jacksonville in this week’s Thursday Night Football matchup: 1. NFL 80/20 Rule: Since 2003, regular season underdogs that receive 20% or…