Week 17 NFL Odds: Examining Early Line Movement

As we approach the final week of the NFL season many teams have already locked up their spot in the playoffs, however numerous teams are still fighting for their postseason lives while others are simply jockeying for position. The Washington Redskins (-3) will host the Dallas Cowboys with the NFC East crown on the line….

Thursday Night Football: 5 Reasons Why You Should Bet on Jacksonville

Thursday afternoon, Sports Insights President Dan Fabrizio hosted a webinar discussing NFL betting for tonight’s game between the Indianapolis Colts and Jacksonville Jaguars. During the webinar, Dan highlighted five reasons why bettors should consider Jacksonville in this week’s Thursday Night Football matchup: 1. NFL 80/20 Rule: Since 2003, regular season underdogs that receive 20% or…

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…

Thursday Night Football Betting Trends: Texans vs. Colts

The Houston Texans opened as 6.5 point favorites at the market-setting Cris sportbook and, according to Sports Insights’ NFL Betting Trends, is currently receiving 83% of all spread bets. Despite this one-sided betting, the line remains at -6.5 at most books. With Indianapolis receiving such a low percentage of spread wagers at home, this game looks…

Peyton Who? Colts 3-0 ATS with Dan Orlovsky

With Kerry Collins and Curtis Painter under center for the first 11 weeks of the season, Indianapolis went winless and posted a dismal 2-9 record against the spread (ATS). After their Week 12 loss to the Carolina Panthers, Colts head coach Jim Caldwell installed Dan Orlovsky as the team’s new starting quarterback. Since the change…