Fallout From Andrew Luck’s Latest Injury

It’s been a tough season for the Indianapolis Colts. After opening the season with the third-best odds of winning the Super Bowl (+800) and the best odds of winning their division (-350), the Colts have posted a record of just 4-5 including near losses to perennial cellar dwellers Tennessee and Jacksonville. Franchise quarterback Andrew Luck has…

2015 NFL Season: Week 9 Betting Recap

Every Tuesday morning, the team at Sports Insights will examine some of the most interesting trends and results from the past week’s NFL action. We’ll also look at our betting systems, prop bets, bad beats and more before looking ahead to the following week. In Week 9 underdogs were 7-6 ATS, home teams were 7-6…

NFL Week 10 Opening Line Report

We’re nine weeks into the season and it’s the first time ever that 3 different teams have started 8-0: Patriots, Bengals, and Panthers. There were a number of key injuries suffered this past weekend, most notably Steelers QB Ben Roethlisberger and Vikings QB Teddy Bridgewater. Roethlisberger will definitely be out for Week 10 with a…

NFL Week 9: DFS Contrarian Value

Two weeks ago we published an article that examined how daily fantasy players could utilize contrarian strategies for tournament play. The basic idea was to highlight players that were not only being undervalued by DraftKings pricing, but were also owned in a very low percentage of leagues. One of the keys to success in larger…

NFL Game of the Week: Denver Broncos at Indianapolis Colts

In his return to Indy, Peyton Manning and the Broncos opened as 3-point road favorites at the market-setting Pinnacle sportsbook. At the time of publication, Denver was receiving 81% of spread bets at our seven contributing offshore sportsbooks. This overwhelming public support has pushed the line from -3 to -5. We also spoke with Michael…

2015 NFL Betting: Week 9 Line Moves That Matter

Every week in this space we highlight the most interesting line moves at the market-setting offshore sportsbooks — typically CRIS, Pinnacle and 5Dimes which take the highest limits and therefore attract the sharpest bettors. By contrasting the opening and current lines with the public betting trends from our seven contributing offshore sportsbooks, we’re able to…