NCAA Football Betting Trends – BYU vs. Utah State

After a season-opening win against Washington and overhyped Jake Locker, BYU looked to be picking up right where it left off after an 11-2 campaign in 2009. But following that victory, BYU has lost three straight games while being outscored 86-41 over that span. Even with their early struggles, the Cougars remain popular among the…

MLB Betting Trends – Houston Astros vs. Cincinnati Reds

Cincinnati clinched the NL Central crown Tuesday, its first since 1995. The public has certainly taken notice as the Reds are currently receiving 72% of runline bets, 57% of moneyline bets and 63% of parlay wagers for tonight’s game against the Astros. Cincinnati opened as a -134 favorite at CRIS, yet despite the betting percentages,…

What is a Sports Betting Exchange?

Over recent years, sports exchanges have gained in popularity and “user friendliness.” Previously, sports bettors were worried about liquidity or the fact that some exchanges seemed difficult to use. Nowadays, several sports exchanges have the “look” of a sportsbook. In addition, the lines and pricing are great. In many cases, you can find better lines at the…

NCAA Football Betting Systems +14.84 Units

Through four weeks of college football action, Sports Insights’ NCAA Football Square Plays and Best Bets are +14.84 units, combined. The table below shows a breakdown of these plays through Week 4 of the 2010 NCAA Football Season. Betting System Record Units Square Plays 16-7 (69.6%) +7.84 Best Bets (Spread) 13-6 (68.4%) +6.3 Best Bets (O/U)…