NFL Week 1 Futures Changes

After just 1 game for 28 NFL teams, new futures prices have shown how the market has reacted after seeing just 1/16th of the season.  Below shows the futures prices both before and after Week 1 (via BetOnline).  I also converted those moneylines into implied percentages.  The table is sorted by change in percentage, meaning…

Which NFL Head Coaches Are on the Hot Seat?

Sports fans can be a fickle and reactionary bunch — and quite prone to hyperbole. One day a player is your cities savior, the next day they’re a clubhouse cancer that needs to be removed. I think it would be fair to say that the average football fan changes their opinion almost as often as…

2014 Fantasy Football: QB Preview

The NFL is back and that brings the welcome return of fantasy football. Over the past two seasons we’ve begun using oddsmakers projections to shed a new light on fantasy rankings, and the results have been categorically successful. Last season we recommended taking Drew Brees ahead of the higher ranked Aaron Rodgers, and Brees outscored…

2014 Fantasy Football: RB Preview

Last week we kicked off our fantasy football coverage by bringing you our most overrated and underrated quarterbacks and wide receivers, but today we look at perhaps the toughest and most important position — running back. Entering the season, Yahoo! has seven running backs listed among the top ten overall players including the first six overall…

2014 Fantasy Football: WR Preview

On Wednesday we published an article previewing which quarterbacks are being undervalued and which are being overvalued by fantasy football analysts by comparing the Yahoo! Sports rankings with oddsmakers’ projections. Today, we examine the wide receiver and tight end position to determine which sleepers managers should circle on their draft board and which future busts should…

2014 NFL Divisional Odds

The NFL regular season doesn’t kick-off until Thursday, September 4th when the Seattle Seahawks host the Green Bay Packers but that hasn’t stopped oddsmakers from getting an absurdly early start on the NFL season. Multiple sportsbooks have already posted Win Totals,Super Bowl Futures, Rookie of the Year props and even point-spreads for every game between Week 1 and 16….