It’s Official: The Biggest Wager of the Super Bowl Betting Season

Billy Walters once placed a successful 3.5 million dollar bet on the New Orleans Saints beating the Indianapolis Colts in the Super Bowl. A few years after that triumph, and Walters was headed to prison. Perhaps that’s why you don’t see quite a lot of bets of such mammoth size in the present decade. Sharks …

Super Bowl LIII free bets, enhanced Betting Odds & Predictions

The NFL season comes to a climax on Sunday February 3 when Super Bowl LIII takes place at the Mercedes Benz stadium in Atalanta. The New England Patriots face the Los Angeles Rams and there are plenty of special betting offers available for this match. Here’s two of the very best that we’ve seen online. …

New NFL Replay Rules Could Change Sports Betting Outcomes

Part of being a football game is the “Cheer gap.” When your team’s quarterback heaves an incredible deep pass that is caught for a go-ahead touchdown, or the running back breaks through the line and down the field into the endzone, you can’t help but cheer. Then, the yellow bar comes up at the bottom …

Nick Bosa Favored to be Top Pick in Latest NFL Mock Draft

Despite the hype surrounding the top ten, there are some great value picks available at the bottom of the first round.   On Tuesday, Sports Illustrated released a new NFL mock draft. Like most mock drafts, defense rules the top of the first round; however, they also projected that three quarterbacks would wind up in the …

Super Bowl LIII: Amazing Trend May Help Explain Flood of Bets on New England

Of the approximately 85% of sports gamblers who have taken the New England Patriots to cover the (-2.5) spread at the Super Bowl this Sunday, surely a large chunk are Boston-grown Pats supporters. Others may be die-hard believers in the New England passing game over any power punches the L.A. Rams can throw. Still others …

Strange Line Movement for Super Bowl LIII Shows Bettors At Odds

There is a general rule-of-thumb that governs most American football betting. If a high-powered offensive team is favored, the Over/Under line tends to go up. If the O/U line begins to go down, that means a lot of gamblers are predicting a low-scoring result with good chances for the underdog. It hasn’t quite worked out …

Las Vegas Handicaps the NFL Pro Bowl as an Absolute Toss-Up

The Pro Bowl is the NFL’s version of an All-Star Game, and as players have become more and more high-priced commodities in the modern era, the postseason contest has become less and less competitive. Fans attending the 2019 Pro Bowl in Orlando, Florida can expect to see elite NFL athletes participating in essentially a touch …

First List of Super Bowl 53 Prop Bets Released

Some people watch the Super Bowl for the love of the game, many fans follow it because their favorite team is in the game. Non-football people pay attention for the commercials, and sports bettors are interested because of the Prop Bets. That final set of fans, the sports bettors, are in luck as the Westgate Las …

Top Online Bookmaker Set to Take Bath if New England Wins the Super Bowl

Thoroughbred racebooks allow the betting action to drive the odds. If bettors want to wager on a snail to win the Belmont Stakes, the bookie is happy to take their money and shorten the line. But in other sports, betting sites are known to occasionally hold stubbornly to a house handicap regardless of where the …

The NFL is Trying to Ban Player Props at the Super Bowl

Celebrity “props,” or proposition bets, add an element of fun to gambling on the Super Bowl. If desired, we get to wager on Lady Gaga’s stage outfits (all dozen of them) and on various elements of the pregame show and TV broadcast.   But those props are just the window dressing, the icing on the cake. Super Bowl player props are the …