Identifying Sharp Money When Betting on the NFL

When it comes to wagering on any sport, bettors always want to know where the sharp or smart money is going. For years we have preached the value of betting against the public, and it has been incredibly profitable — just take a look at our vaunted 80/20 betting system. Square bettors love to pound…

NBA Finals Betting Trends: Tracking Smart Money on the Under

The NBA finals will tip-off tomorrow night with the defending champion Miami Heat hosting the perennially under-appreciated San Antonio Spurs. The Heat, who made head waves this season by challenging the 1971-72 Lakers’ epic 33-game winning streak, are currently listed as -220 favorites for the series and 5.5-point favorites in NBA Finals betting for Game…

College Football Betting Trends: Western Michigan vs. Purdue and Louisville vs. NC State

The Bowl Season continues on Tuesday (12/27) with two games, with the early game matching up Purdue (6-6) and Western Michigan (7-5) in the Little Caesars Pizza Bowl.  Purdue opened at -2.5 at Cris while receiving 65% of spread bets and eventually moved to -3, according to Sports Insights’ College Football Betting Trends.  Since the line moved to Purdue -3,…

NCAA Football Week 1 – Early Lines Moves of Interest

1. Oregon Ducks vs. LSU Tigers In the 2011 Cowboys Classic, early betting is close, with 57% of spread wagers taking LSU and the points. Despite the even betting percentages, the market-setting sportsbooks are offering different lines for this game as Pinnacle and 5Dimes currently show Oregon at -1 while CRIS has the Ducks at…