NFL Week 8 Betting Recap

- Apparently bettors are late risers. This weekend’s Lions/Falcons game — which kicked off at 9:30 AM eastern in London, England — received roughly 27,000 bets. For comparison, only Tennessee/Washington and Minnesota/Buffalo received fewer bets last Sunday. – While many bettors may have missed the beginning of the Lions/Falcons game, it was tough to miss the ending. After falling…

Week 8 NFL Line Moves That Matter

As we approach the midway point in the NFL season, bettors have seemingly stopped analyzing teams based on their performance from the past season and are finally judging them on their merits this year. Perhaps that explains why we’re seeing so much one-sided public betting this week with six teams receiving less than 30% of spread…

NFL Week 7 Betting Recap

- Late last week we published an article detailing why betting against the public on NFL totals is not nearly as lucrative as betting against the public on the spread. – Most lopsided bet Week 7 games: St. Louis (+7) – 19% of spread bets vs. Seattle Oakland (+3.5) – 24% of spread bets vs. Arizona Cincinnati (+3) –…

Week 7 NFL Line Moves That Matter

From the time most sportsbooks open their NFL lines on Sunday evening to the time they close before kickoff the following week, a lot can happen. In fact, many oddsmakers will adjust their lines on a given game several dozen times over the course of the week. This can be done to sync up with the rest of the…