College Football Opening Line Report – Week 2

Every Tuesday, we take a look at the early line movement and college football betting trends for the 15 most heavily bet games, in terms of the number of total bets. Team Betting % Current Open Notes Stanford 88% -21 -18 After Duke lost to FCS Richmond last week, it’s no surprise to see public taking Stanford and Heisman…

Sports Investing Index -7.9% in August

The Sports Investing Index continued its recent decline, ending September with a loss of -7.9% for August.  Major League Baseball remains positive for the year, although contrarian plays have given back much of their gains for the season.  Football is now here, though, so there will be some diversification to the Index starting now! We’ll…

Sports Insights presents NCAAF “Bet Against” Update

Sports Insights is pleased to present an update to its popular series of “betting against the Public” — for college football. http://sportsinsights.com/sports-betting-articles/ncaa-football/bet-against-public/2010-11-season-review.aspx Betting against the public continues to show an impressive bias and edge — based on its contrarian approach — helping Sports Insights and its members in their sports handicapping.

Week 1 Most Popular NCAA Football games

When we use the term ‘popular’ at Sports Insights, we are referring to the number of bets made on each game according to our own Betting Trends.  We often look at these games because if there is a large number of bets, then it is likely that there is a large amount of “square” money…

Sports Investing Index -7.1% at 8/24

With about a week left in the month, the Sports Insights Sports Investing Index is down -7.1% for the month.  This is relatively unchanged since our last update near mid-month.  Baseball continues to be the sole driver of Index performance in August — but Sports Insights is preparing for college and professional football.

NCAA FB Betting Trends: Western Michigan vs Michigan

The NCAA Football season kicks off next week and several games have been catching our eye.  One of the games we will highlight is Michigan hosting a lesser opponent in the opening game of the season (sound familiar Appalachian State?) Michigan opened as a 14.5 point favorite at CRIS and Pinnacle, and in the early…