NFL Week 3 Line Comparisons

During the past off-season CG Technology (previously known as Cantor Gaming) posted lines for almost every NFL game for the 2014 regular season with the exception of Week 17 (where many starters rest and lines can be difficult to predict). Using these spreads, we were able to uncover which teams were offering the most value…

NFL Week 2 Futures Changes

We now have two NFL Sundays under our belt, and we will again look at how futures prices have changed for all 32 teams.  Once again, we have converted the futures prices into implied percentages and the table is defaulted to sort by change in percentage. *All futures odds come from BetOnline and are current as…

NFL Week 1 Betting Recap

– Sportsbook.com had four bettors who each bet $500 at +1500 that there would be a safety in Thursday night’s Green Bay/Seattle game. Packers’ lineman Derek Sherrod was tackled in the end zone late in the third quarter, meaning each of those bettors won $7,500. – Speaking of opening night props, Sportsbook.com opened Packers fullback John Kuhn at +7000 to score the first…

NFL Week 1 Futures Changes

After just 1 game for 28 NFL teams, new futures prices have shown how the market has reacted after seeing just 1/16th of the season.  Below shows the futures prices both before and after Week 1 (via BetOnline).  I also converted those moneylines into implied percentages.  The table is sorted by change in percentage, meaning…

Which NFL Head Coaches Are on the Hot Seat?

Sports fans can be a fickle and reactionary bunch — and quite prone to hyperbole. One day a player is your cities savior, the next day they’re a clubhouse cancer that needs to be removed. I think it would be fair to say that the average football fan changes their opinion almost as often as…

2014 Fantasy Football: QB Preview

The NFL is back and that brings the welcome return of fantasy football. Over the past two seasons we’ve begun using oddsmakers projections to shed a new light on fantasy rankings, and the results have been categorically successful. Last season we recommended taking Drew Brees ahead of the higher ranked Aaron Rodgers, and Brees outscored…