2017 NFL Playoffs: Lookahead Lines

The road to Super Bowl LI kicks off with this weekend’s Wild Card round, but one offshore sportsbook is already looking towards next weekend. On Tuesday morning, 5Dimes posted lookahead lines for every potential matchup in the Divisional Round, along with the spread for the most likely Conference Championship games. The list below displays how…

Sports Insights Podcast: Episode 21 (January 5, 2017)

Happy New Year! In the first Smarter Bets podcast of 2017, David is joined by special guest Josh Appelbaum to discuss all four NFL playoff games as well as the College Football Playoff National Championship game. Their analysis includes a break down of historical betting trends, dissecting the major line moves, and pinpointing the best sharp money indicators….

Who Will be the Next Head Coach of the San Diego Chargers?

On Sunday afternoon, the San Diego Chargers announced that head coach Mike McCoy will not return in 2017. In four seasons with the team, McCoy went 28-38 straight up (42.4%) and 33-32-1 (50.8%) against the spread. Although San Diego earned a playoff berth in McCoy’s first season, the team struggled mightily in subsequent seasons. Over the…