NCAA Football Betting Trends – Oregon vs. USC

According to Sports Insights’ Betting Trends data, this game is already one of the most heavily bet contests of the day, recording over 34,000 wagers at the time of publication. Oregon is currently ranked #1 in both polls, so it’s not surprising to see the betting public all over the Ducks. The road favorite is currently…

NCAA Football Betting Trends – West Virginia vs. Connecticut

West Virginia is coming off last week’s upset loss to Syracuse, however, the betting public does not seem worried. According to Sports Insights’ Betting Trends data, 82% of spread bets, 73% of moneyline bets and 80% of parlay/teaser wagers are backing the Mountaineers. Even with the significantly lopsided betting percentages, the line has dropped 1.5 points…

Different World Series Angles

Please check out this New York Times article by the authors (Carlton Chin & Jay Granat) of one of the books we have reviewed.  We like these analyses because they often give different angles on playoff match-ups.  And as a result, they sometimes give reasons for “live dogs” to surprise the public favorites.  This is…

Boise State – Louisiana Tech: point spread of 37.5 points!

Tonight features one of college football’s powerhouses, Boise State, in the hunt for the National Championship — and a huge favorite over Louisiana Tech.  On the face of things, some sports bettors would look at SportsInsights’ betting percentages and think that SportsInsights’ analysts lean towards the heavy underdog. However, in addition to “betting against the…

NFL Opening Line Report Week 8

Thanks for all of the great comments on last week’s NFL Opening Line Report (Week 7).  We appreciate the comments and enjoy bouncing ideas and trends around — with our members! The opening lines are out for next weekend’s NFL action, and what does the early betting action say?  Please visit our blog and read…

NCAA Football Opening Line Report Week 9

The opening lines are out for this coming week’s college football games, and depending on what sportsbook you use, you may want to check out the current line movement and the latest lines – based on our Opening Line Report below.  Please visit our blog and read our series of Sports Marketwatch articles for updated information…