NFL Week 5 Betting Recap

- This week we saw another blowout in the Thursday Night Football game with Green Bay defeating Minnesota 42-10. The average margin of victory in Thursday games this year is now 29 ppg. – Following New England’s impressive victory on Sunday night, Tom Brady is 26-9 against the spread (ATS) following a loss. He’s also 8-0 ATS when…

Is Sharp Money Moving the Alabama/Mississippi Line?

It should be an exciting weekend of College Football, but the game receiving the most attention from bettors is Saturday afternoon’s SEC showdown between the 3rd ranked Alabama Crimson Tide (4-0) and the 11th ranked Ole Miss Rebels (4-0).  Both teams feature defenses that rank among the top ten in points allowed and passing attacks that rank within the top…

2014 NFL Offensive Rookie of the Year Odds

The NFL Draft concluded on Saturday, May 10th, and although every expert is quick to slap grades on each teams draft results, nobody will know how successful any team really was until years down the line. That said, oddsmakers are certainly doing some projecting of their own. Shortly after the conclusion of the draft, Bovada…

2014-15 Fantasy Hockey: An Oddsmakers Take

Before the start of the current NFL season, we published a series of articles evaluating which fantasy football players were being undervalued according to oddsmakers. By comparing various prop betting opportunities with the Yahoo! Sports fantasy rankings, we were able to pinpoint the most under/overrated quarterbacks, running backs and wide receivers. Although hockey is clearly the…

2014 MLB Win Total Watch

The 2014 MLB regular season has concluded and, before we move on to the postseason, we wanted to quickly turn out attention to the preseason win total bets. For bettors who took the over on the Texas Rangers or Boston Red Sox, this past season was likely more depressing than a Darren Aronofsky or Gaspar Noe film. Both…

NFL Week 4 Betting Recap

- Favorites went 7-6 ATS in Week 4 but are still just 27-32 ATS for the season. Home teams went 8-4 ATS in Week 4 but are also below .500 this season with a 28-30 ATS record. Teams coming off a loss in the Week 3 were just 6-7 ATS this week but have gone…