NCAA Football Betting Trends – Miami (FL) vs. Pittsburgh

Miami (FL) opened as a 3.5-point favorite at CRIS and, according to Sports Insights’ betting trends data, is currently garnering 72% of all spread wagers. These percentages suggest the public is not worried about the Hurricanes, even after their nationally-televised loss to Ohio State 12 days ago. Despite the one-sided betting, the line has stayed…

NFL Week 2 – Public Underdogs Win Big

Week 2 was very profitable for Betting Against the Public in the NFL as teams receiving 30% or fewer of spread wagers went a staggering 7-2 (77.8%). The table below shows a breakdown of these games: Team % Spread Bets Result ATS Bills 19% Loss Steelers 30% Win Lions 21% Win Bears 27% Win Buccaneers…

What is a Market Setting Sportsbook?

Market setting offshore sportsbooks don’t wait for Las Vegas casinos to create lines. They originate their own lines and/or are one of the first to open and accept wagering for a given event. Market setters also deal with sharp players. Because they deal with sharps, these sportsbooks offer the highest betting limits. Tier 1 Market…