Sports Betting Blog

The College Football season is winding down, with National Title and Bowl Game hopes on the line for several teams. In early action, these types of games are attracting the heaviest betting activity. The opening lines are out for this coming week’s college football games, and depending on what sportsbook you use, you may want…

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Here’s a quick update on a lazy Sunday afternoon, after a long holiday weekend.  The early NFL games have started, but in later afternoon action: The Chicago Bears (vs. Philadelphia Eagles) and Miami Dolphins (vs. Oakland Raiders) are showing potential contrarian value, with low betting percentages. The Bears’ line movement also shows “reverse line movement”…

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In the 2010 edition of the Iron Bowl, Alabama opened as a 4-point favorite at CRIS and is currently receiving 42% of spread bets and 40% of monyeline wagers, suggesting the betting public is happy to grab undefeated Auburn and the points. These betting percentages have pushed the line down to -3.5 at many sportsbooks tracked by…

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Glancing at today’s sports investing screens — and SportsInsights.com’s articles and blog posts, there appears to be a lot of contrarian value for sports bettors on Thanksgiving Thursday. Please take a look at SportsInsights’ popular NFL Marketwatch column for a look at today’s early game (New England-Detroit). There’s also some good info in a SportsInsights’…

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Since the firing of Wade Phillips, the Dallas Cowboys look like a new team, winning consecutive games against the New York Giants and Detroit Lions. However, the betting public is not buying “America’s Team” in Thursday’s Thanksgiving showdown, with 75% of spread bets taking the defending Super Bowl champions. The Saints opened as a 3-point…

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Note that there are several NFL games on Thanksgiving Thursday. The opening lines are out for this week’s upcoming NFL action, and what does the early betting action say?  Please visit our blog and read our series of Sports Marketwatch articles for updated information during the week. Detroit Lions vs. New England Patriots This game…

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