Manning vs. Brady: A Bettor’s Perspective

When yesterday’s San Diego/Denver game went final on Sunday evening, Roger Goodell and the rest of the folks down at the league office must have been doing cartwheels. Not only did the league have arguably the best budding rivalry in football with the Seahawks hosting the 49ers, but also one of the best individual rivalries…

Examining NFL Key Numbers for Over/Unders

Most sports bettors are familiar with the importance of shopping for the best line and ensuring that you get the best number available. This is particularly true with key numbers — typically multiples of 3 or 7. A disproportionate number of games land on these numbers which increased the significance of getting the hook. While…

Is Peyton Manning Really a Bad Cold-Weather Quarterback?

Following Monday night’s collapse against the Patriots, Peyton Manning’s ability (or inability at that) to perform in cold weather has been a very hot topic among fans and analysts. Everybody seems to be throwing around different stats to back their own opinions, motivating us to look back in our database to find a betting market…