NFL Betting Trends – New York Jets vs. Pittsburgh Steelers

For the second straight season, the Jets have won consecutive road playoff games and find themselves playing for the AFC Championship. In fact, with a win against the Steelers Sunday, Mark Sanchez, in his second season, will set the record for most road-playoff wins in NFL history by a quarterback. Pittsburgh opened as a 3-point favorite at CRIS…

NFL Opening Line Report – Conference Championships

The opening lines are out for the NFL Conference Championships — and they have had a few days to “settle in.”  In the AFC Championship Game, Pittsburgh opened as -3 favorites at home, with the surprising Jets getting just +3 points on the road.  With the majority of the bets taking the Steelers, the line…

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 –…

NFL Playoffs start today

SportsInsights has lot of interesting information as the NFL Playoffs get set to start. As always, check out SportsInsights NFL Marketwatch, which focuses on the Jets-Colts game this evening. Also, SportsInsights has released its annual power rankings for the NFL playoff teams.  These are based on a proprietary combination of indicators targeting both value and…

NFL Over / Under Betting Trends

We often get a lot of questions about Over/Under picks and why Sports Insights does not offer more of them.  The short answer is because the data for totals does not show the profitability that the data for spread wagers does.  For our philosophy of betting against the public, it just doesn’t work.  Here is…