The Effect of QB Injuries on the Patriots/Bills Week 1 Line

First, rookie EJ Manuel underwent minor surgery to address swelling in his left knee. A week later, Kevin Kolb suffered a devastating concussion that, according to reports, may be career threatening. Now, undrafted rookie Jeff Tuel is expected to start the Bills’ season opener against the Patriots. With Buffalo’s quarterback situation more cringeworthy than Miley…

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What is Johnny Manziel’s Value to Texas A&M’s Week 1 Betting Line?

We’ve previously examined the point-spread value of both elite NFL quarterbacks and NBA superstars to illustrate how injuries and suspensions to key players affect betting line value. With rumors swirling about Texas A&M quarterback Johnny Manziel facing disciplinary action for profiting from sales of his autograph, sportsbooks are forced to consider how they’ll react if…