Where is Sharp Money Falling in the National Championship Game?

Airing the first College Football Playoff games on New Year’s Eve majorly backfired with total viewership dropping by more than 30%. This head-scratching scheduling decision, which drew widespread criticism from fans and media alike, has also affected betting behavior but not as significantly. After tracking 214,819 bets on the two semifinal games last season, we tracked 202,042 this season —…

2015-16 College Football: Playoff Preview

The College Football 4-team playoff was announced a few weeks back and here’s how it all shakes up: #1-Clemson will take on #4-Oklahoma while #2-Alabama will face #3-Michigan State on New Year’s Eve. Prior to the season Alabama had the best odds of making the playoffs at +190 while Clemson was +525, Michigan State +550,…

Las Vegas Bowl Sharp Money: BYU vs. Utah

Bowl season kicks off this weekend with a slate of five games, but perhaps none are more interesting than the poorly named Royal Purple Las Vegas Bowl. Although most bettors will be focused on the two College Football Playoff games, it’s often times the less visible games that offer value to bettors. In Saturday’s most heavily…

2015 College Football: Season Betting Recap

The 2015 College Football Regular Season has nearly come to a close with just Army-Navy left to play in their traditional game on December 12th. Here were some key stats, trends, and futures from another exciting season. Biggest moneyline upsets of the year: New Mexico +5500 at Boise Portland St +5250 at Washington St Furman…