NCAA Football Week 1 – Early Lines Moves of Interest

1. Oregon Ducks vs. LSU Tigers In the 2011 Cowboys Classic, early betting is close, with 57% of spread wagers taking LSU and the points. Despite the even betting percentages, the market-setting sportsbooks are offering different lines for this game as Pinnacle and 5Dimes currently show Oregon at -1 while CRIS has the Ducks at…

2011 NCAA Football Championship – Sports Investing Info

The 2011 BCS College Football Championship game has arrived.  Tonight’s NCAA Football championship features two undefeated teams — # 1 Auburn versus # 2 Oregon — both with explosive hurry-up offenses and solid defenses.  We have summarized some key sports investing information on the game, below. SportsInsights’ College Football Square Plays have had a banner year,…

Sunday Sports Marketplace

The NFL playoffs got off to a rip-roaring start yesterday, with the Jets beating the Colts in Indy, starting the NFL Marketwatch off in a positive way for this year’s playoffs. Today’s NFL games offer some great match-ups — including Green Bay’s great defense against Philly’s great offense and huge running game.  The Baltimore –…

NCAA Football – Bowl Update

The College Football Bowl season is nearing an end, with the big BCS championship game coming up on Monday, January 10, 2011. Let’s take a look at the NCAA Football sports marketplace — and also look at the Championship from a different angle: sports psychology. First, let’s look at an earlier game: Friday’s Texas A&M…

New Year’s Day Sports Marketplace

Happy New Year! Here’s a quick look at today’s sports marketplace. In NCAA Football, TCU looks to complete an undefeated season and a “moral victory” in its claims to a national title.  Bettors don’t believe they are as strong as their undefeated record — or their # 3 ranking.  Almost 3 out of 4 bettors…