NFL Week 15 Opening Line Report

Week 14 concludes tonight with the Giants and Dolphins facing off in Miami, and it’s New York getting the bulk of bets as a small favorite. This past weekend was highlighted by the Panthers’ continued undefeated streak, the Raiders upsetting the Broncos in Denver, and the wide open AFC South with the Jaguars crushing the…

NFL Week 14: DFS Contrarian Value

Daily fantasy sports were dealt devastating news on Friday morning when New York Attorney General Eric Schneiderman was granted a preliminary injunction to stop DraftKings and FanDuel from doing business in the Big Apple. Although much of the debate leading up to this decision centered on whether daily fantasy was a game of skill or a game of…

NFL Game of the Week: San Diego Chargers at Kansas City Chiefs

Last week in this space we examined the line movement and sharp money indicators for Sunday’s battle between the Carolina Panthers and New Orleans Saints. Our analysis showed that public money had been artificially inflating the Panthers line, which created value on the Saints. We also explained how the Saints fit more than four of our most profitable…

2015 NFL Betting: Week 14 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…

2015 NFL Season: Week 13 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 13, favorites posted their second consecutive winning week posting…

NFL Week 14 Opening Line Report

We’re now nearly through 13 weeks of the NFL season with just the Cowboys and Redskins left to meet on Monday night. The Panthers continue to roll, winning at New Orleans and moving their record to 12-0. The Panthers were +400 (implied 20% probability) before the week to go undefeated for the entire regular season,…