Impact of Alex Smith Injury on Chargers/Chiefs Line

The AFC Playoff picture is almost set with five teams having already clinched a berth in the postseason; however, four teams are still competing for the sixth and final spot. In fact, earlier this week the popular offshore sportsbook, Bovada, released playoff odds for these four remaining contenders. NFL Playoff Odds via Bovada #Ravens: Yes…

NFL Week 16 Betting Recap

- In Week 16, underdogs went 11-5 pushing their season record to 122-111 ATS. Home teams went 9-7 ATS in Week 14 pushing them to 115-115 ATS on the season. It was also a profitable week for contrarian betting with teams receiving less than 40% of spread bets going 7-4 ATS. – On Sunday the Dallas Cowboys destroyed the…

2014-15 NFL Playoff Odds

Before the start of this season, we posted a number or articles involving prop bets for the 2014-15 NFL season. In addition to examining NFL Win Totals, Divisional Odds and Futures for the 2014-15 season, we posted odds for all 32 NFL teams to make the playoffs this season at two prominent offshore sportsbooks. Considering the supposed talent discrepancy…

NFL Week 15 Betting Recap

- In Week 15, underdogs went 7-7 pushing their season record to 111-106 ATS. Home teams went just 4-10 ATS in Week 14 dropping them to 106-108 ATS on the season. It was also an awful week for contrarian betting with teams receiving less than 60% of spread bets going 4-10 ATS. – Typically when contrarian betting struggles, sportsbooks…

NFL Projected Wins and Playoff Teams

Original article edited and updated on 12/15/2014 We’re almost through 15 weeks of the NFL season and the playoff picture still isn’t settled.  Prior to the season, we projected wins for every NFL team and compared them to the season win totals at LVH.  We have decided to recalculate our projections with the benefit of actually…