2016-17 NFL Wild Card Round: Opening Line Report

The 2016-17 NFL regular season has come to a close, and the Wild Card round starts Saturday with Oakland travelling to Houston. Below we’ve shown a quick report on the opening lines for each matchup: Oakland at Houston, 4:35 pm ET Saturday Most bettors and fans aren’t exactly pining for this matchup, and that’s especially…

NFL 2016: What Should Bettors Know for Week 17?

First and foremost, you should know that many of these week 17 games are kind of a crapshoot. We’ll see two terrible teams playing for nothing, a playoff team playing for nothing against a bad team playing for nothing, and then we have a few games that actually matter. I’m going to mostly focus on…

2016 NFL Week 17 Line Moves That Matter

Every week in this space we highlight the most interesting line moves at the market-setting offshore sportsbooks — typically Bookmaker and Pinnacle — 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 determine…

NFL Week 17: Major Line Changes

Week 17 is always the most unpredictable week of the NFL season. How many starters will playoff teams rest? Will teams out of contention try to play spoiler and knock teams on the bubble out of a playoff spot or will they simply mail it in? Each team has their own plan this week and…