NFL Marketwatch – Green Bay vs. Chicago

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: 5-3 (62.5%) The goal of this…

NFL Marketwatch – St. Louis Rams vs. Green Bay Packers

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 is chasing and which the sharps are pounding. Overall Record: 2-1 (66.6%) The goal of this weekly…

Stroke of Luck: Indy Wins and Sportsbooks Profit

In just the fourth game of his NFL career, Andrew Luck showed fans why he was considered the best draft prospect since the legendary John Elway. On Sunday, the Stanford product threw for 362 yards and two touchdowns while adding another score on the ground in a shocking 30-27 upset of the Packers. While most…

Seattle Seahawks’ Win Caps Off Huge Weekend for Sportsbooks

While Tuesday morning water cooler talk will be dominated by the final play of Monday Night’s Green Bay/Seattle debacle, the bigger story is its affect on NFL betting for the entire weekend. According to an article by Darren Rovell on ESPN.com, sportsbook managers estimate that between $150 million and $250 million worth of bets shifted…

Monday Night Football Betting Trends

Chaotic. That’s the most fitting way to describe yesterday’s slate of NFL games. Although a vast majority of the discussion this morning has surrounded the ineptitude of the replacement officials, let’s look at the thrilling match-ups that we were lucky enough to witness. Back-up quarterback Shaun Hill led the Detroit Lions to a 14-point comeback in the final…