Sports Betting Blog

The 2016-17 College Football season has officially begun, but there has still been plenty of futures movement. Throughout the summer we’ve been updating conference futures at both sharp books (5Dimes) and square books (BetOnline, Sportsbook.com). The most noticeable difference between these sets of odds is that Sportsbook.com is offering far less favorable odds for many of the most nationally recognizable…

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On Tuesday afternoon, Minnesota Vikings quarterback Teddy Bridgewater suffered a dislocated knee and torn ACL during a non-contact drill at practice. Although there was no nerve or arterial damage, it appears that the third-year quarterback will be sidelined for the entirety of the 2016 season. With Bridgewater out, the Vikings will turn to 36-year old backup Shaun…

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Bettors did not have to wait until September for the beginning of a new college football season. The official opener took place last Friday between Cal and Hawaii in Australia. However, most teams start their 2016 season this week. Earlier this year, we highlighted win totals posted at South Point and Golden Nugget and recently offshore sportsbook 5Dimes updated…

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Last season Houston’s Dallas Kuechel (20-8, 2.48 ERA) and Chicago’s Jake Arrieta (22-6, 1.77 ERA) were the Cy Young winners in the American League and National League, respectively. This was a massive surprise to bettors, as many sportsbooks didn’t offer odds for either player prior to the start of the season. At BetOnline, who offered odds…

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