Super Bowl XLIX Prop Bets

The Super Bowl is here and offshore sportsbooks have continuously posted some intriguing prop betting opportunities. Typically the more public books like Bovada or Sportsbook.com offer a large number of prop bets for regular season games, but everybody joins the party when it comes to the Super Bowl. It’s the one sporting event where even non-bettors choose to spice up…

Super Bowl Squares

Football squares are one of the easiest and most common way for football fans to bet on the Super Bowl, but many are unfamiliar with the rules and strategy for this basic betting opportunity. To start, take an empty 10 x 10 sheet thus giving you 100 total squares. Then label each axis from 0-9….

2015 Pro Bowl Betting Analysis

The 2015 Pro Bowl kicks off this Sunday at 8:00 PM ET when a team coached by Cris Carter will face off against a team coached by Michael Irvin. For the second straight year, the NFL has eschewed the traditional AFC vs. NFC format in favor of randomized rosters determined by Hall of Fame captains. The Pro…

Historical Super Bowl Trends

Super Bowl XLIX kicks off on Sunday, February 1st at 6:30 PM when the New England Patriots face off against the defending champion Seattle Seahawks. New England opened as a 3-point underdog but, at the time of publication, was receiving 77% of spread bets. This one-sided public betting has pushed the game to a pick ‘em and…

NFL Playoffs: Conference Championship Prop Bets

The first game of the NFL conference championship round kicks off this Sunday at 3:05 PM eastern time when the Seattle Seahawks (-7.5) host the Green Bay Packers followed by the New England Patriots (-6.5) hosting the Indianapolis Colts at 6:40 PM eastern time. While most bettors will be focusing on either the spread, moneyline or…

NFL Conference Championships: Early Line Movement Report

The NFL Conference Championship games kick off this Sunday with a trip to Super Bowl XLIX on the line. Although most home teams opened as 7-point favorites at the market-setting Pinnacle sportsbook, the line for these two games have moved in decidedly different directions. Over the past decade it’s become increasingly obvious that you can’t…