Super Bowl Sharp Money: Is There Value on The Total?

Shortly after the Ravens’ victory catapulted them into Super Bowl 47, both offshore and Vegas odds opened for betting. The MGM, a well-respected Las Vegas sportsbook, set their opening line with the 49ers listed as 4.5-point favorites and a total of 50. Immediately, they took a big bet on the under, dropping the total to 49.5, as…

NFL Betting Trends: Examining Early Super Bowl Line Movement

Within moments of Baltimore’s shocking upset of the New England Patriots, our live odds page lit up as sportsbooks began posting their Super Bowl XLVII lines. A majority of the market opened this so-called “Harbaugh Bowl” with the Ravens listed as a 5-point underdog against the 49ers, and early action has favored the upset-minded Ravens….