NFL Week 1 – Early Line Moves of Interest (Part 2)

1. Atlanta Falcons vs. Chicago Bears The betting public is hammering the Falcons, with 79% of spread bets taking the road favorites. Both CRIS and Pinnacle opened Atlanta as a 1-point favorite in this game, but have moved the line to -2.5 to offset the influx of early public money. Team # Bets Spread Current Open Atlanta Falcons…

MLB Betting Trends: Indians vs Red Sox

Boston opened as a -160 favorite at Pinnacle and, according to Sports Insights’ Betting Trends data, is currently receiving 73% of moneyline bets and 81% of runline wagers.  This game currently ranks fifth in terms of number of bets placed, but square bettors often like to bet games that are on television, so that number…

Sports Investing Index -14.1% in July

This is  a quick “flash” report on the Sports Investing Index.  July was difficult for contrarian plays in the sports investing marketplace (which was made up of MLB action) — and declined -14.1% for the month.  The Index remains up +4.1% for the year. Please visit the Sports Insights section dedicated to the Index here.

NFL Week 1 – Early Line Moves of Interest

1. New Orleans Saints vs. Green Bay Packers In the upcoming 2011 season opener, the defending Super Bowl champs opened as 4.5-point home favorites at CRIS. However, early betting action is all over New Orleans, pushing the line down to -4.5 at both CRIS and Pinnacle. Team # Bets Spread Current Open New Orleans Saints 632 75%…

Sports Insights now Offering Real Time Odds from SBG Global

Sports Insights is excited to announce the addition of SBG Global to our list of available Real Time Odds sportsbooks. Premium and Premium Pro members are invited to add SBG to their Live Odds Pages and instantly receive real time updates. Click here for more information about Customizing Sportsbooks on your Live Odds Page.