A Look at Monday Night Football

Just some quick thoughts on tonight’s Monday Night Football match-up between the visiting New England Patriots versus the Miami Dolphins.  When you first look at the line (currently “pick ‘ em”), you think: “Wow: are the Dolphins that good?”  and / or, “Have the Patriots dropped that much?” The line opened with the visiting Patriots…

NFL Betting Trends – Week 4

We are breaking down NFL Week 4′s most lopsided games, and highlighting the ones we think you should keep in mind. Top lopsided games: 1. New York Jets vs. Buffalo Bills The public likes the Jets after their impressive win over the Dolphins in week 3, and according to our betting trends data 86% of…

NFL Opening Line Report – Week 4

Pinnacle was the first to open the lines for the NFL Week 4, when it opened the Houston Texans at Oakland Raiders line at 6:37 Sunday night. It was another hour and half before the next book, Olympic, opened lines for week 4 and two hours before Pinnacle opened another line. Early Line Moves of…

NFL Week 3 Betting Trends – 9/24/2010

We are breaking down NFL Week 3′s most lopsided games, and highlighting the ones we think you should keep in mind. Top lopsided games: 1. Buffalo Bills vs. New England Patriots The public still likes the Patriots’ -14.5 points in their game against the Bills Sunday. That line is up from -13.5 at open. With…

NFL Week 2 – Public Underdogs Win Big

Week 2 was very profitable for Betting Against the Public in the NFL as teams receiving 30% or fewer of spread wagers went a staggering 7-2 (77.8%). The table below shows a breakdown of these games: Team % Spread Bets Result ATS Bills 19% Loss Steelers 30% Win Lions 21% Win Bears 27% Win Buccaneers…