Sports Betting Blog

The New York Giants opened as a 3 point favorite at the market-setting Cris sportsbook and, according to Sports Insights’ NFL Betting Trends, is currently receiving 66% of all spread bets. This lop-sided betting percentage is one of the main reasons that the Giants have moved to a 7 point favorite at a majority of books….

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A quick review of Sports Insights views on the sports marketplace as we prepare for another big weekend of sports action: The Sports Investing Index continues to struggle, with college football and baseball both dragging the Index lower.  The Index is down -13% for the month as of September 17th. The heaviest-bet college football game…

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Boise State opened as a 17.5 point favorite at Pinnacle and, according to Sports Insights’ College Football Betting Trends, is currently receiving 72% of all spread bets. That lopsided betting percentage has shifted the Pinnacle line 2.5 points to -20. In fact, after a survey of the marketplace we see that the spread varies between -19.5 (-110) at Olympic…

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LSU opened as a 3-point favorite at 5Dimes and, according to Sports Insights’ College Football Betting Trends, is currently receiving 81% of spread bets. With the betting public all over LSU, the line has moved to -3.5 at 5Dimes and Pinnacle, while CRIS and Olympic are holding at -3 (-115). A scan of the sports marketplace shows sportsbooks…

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Every Tuesday, we take a look at the early line movement and college football betting trends for the 15 most heavily bet games, in terms of the number of total bets. Team Betting % Current Open Notes LSU 81% -3.5 -3 The public is still buying LSU after their 2-0 start, and Mississippi State’s loss to Auburn is…

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