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In 2003, Richard Borghesi published a paper called, “Price Predictability: Insights from the NFL Point Spread Market.” In this paper, Borghesi analyzed Week 15 through the playoffs from 1981-2000 and found that, after Week 14, there is increased value in NFL betting when isolating large, home underdogs. Last season, we updated this analysis to see…

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The Heisman Trophy presentation will take place this Saturday in New York City, and if you listen to even a minute of sports talk, you will hear two names debated ad nauseam: Notre Dame linebacker Manti Te’o and Texas A&M quarterback Johnny “Football” Manziel. Both players have a fair claim to the prestigious award but…

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Each week, we use our Bet Labs software to analyze betting system questions submitted by our readers via email and Twitter. We’ve selected our favorite questions and posted answers below. If you’re interested in creating your own data-driven betting systems, contact us for a free live demo of our Bet Labs software. Please note that some Tweets have been modified for grammar,…

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Welcome to the 2012-13 edition of NFL Marketwatch, where the team at Sports Insights gives sports fans unprecedented insight into the NFL point spread market. Every week we analyze the sports betting marketplace to pinpoint which games the public are chasing and which the sharps are pounding. Overall Record: 3-3 The goal of this weekly…

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We are now almost a month into the 2012-13 NBA season, and already there have been a surplus of fascinating story lines. After a shockingly slow start, the revamped Lakers fired head coach Mike Brown after just five games and tabbed former Knicks and Suns front man Mike D’Antoni as their new coach. The Wizards…

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Welcome to the 2012-13 edition of NCAA Football Marketwatch, where the team at Sports Insights gives sports fans unprecedented insight into the NCAA Football point-spread market. Every week we analyze the sports betting marketplace to pinpoint which games the public is chasing and which the sharps are pounding. Overall Record: 2-4 The goal of this…

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