Archive for the ‘Point Spreads’ Category.

  • college football playoff opening lines

    College Football Playoff Opening Lines

    Just now, the College Football Playoff Committee revealed the top four teams: 1) Alabama 2) Clemson 3) Ohio State 4) Notre Dame. These will be the teams in the playoffs. Many fans and especially those...

  • NFL week 15 opening point spreads

    Week 15 NFL Opening Lines and Early Leans

    Every week we publish our own guestimated point spreads along side of the actual official point spreads released by top online sportsbooks. The purpose of that aspect is to squeeze any value out of th...

  • Opening Lines week 14 NFL

    NFL Week 14 Opening Line and Analysis – Early Picks

    Catching early lines can really be a benefit. The point spreads tighten up as the week goes on. Two points really can make all the difference in the long run. Last week our early line analysis and pic...

  • Opening NFL Lines Week 13 of 2020 season

    NFL Week 13 Opening Lines and Early Value Plays

    Last week’s early line analysis (pick) went 3-4 over all but that is in part due to injury and Covid. Teddy Bridgewater playing in the Vikings game brought that line way down and Denver never ha...

  • free live odds feed

    New Improved Odds Feed

    Have you been to SBA Odds, our own live odds feed, recently? The lines are still totally live and accurate like they have always been. But the page itself has had a make over. The new design and layou...

  • covering the spread

    Why Do Some Teams Perform So Poorly Against the Spread?

    Some teams don’t do so well against the point spread. This goes for bad teams as well as good teams. The spread, as you may know, is set by Vegas and offshore oddsmakers in order to handicap the...

  • Taysom Hill visits the Broncos this week

    NFL Week 12 Opening Lines and Analysis

    Week 11 was quite exciting. And unfortunately for the general betting public (and yours truly) the sportsbooks made out like bandits. Only one of the 5 sides that were heavily backed by the public wen...

  • Aaron Rodgers week 11 match up and picks

    NFL Week 11 Opening Lines – Analysis – Early Picks

    Every Monday morning we take a look at the schedule for the upcoming late of games. We kick around some lines in the office and settle on what our lines would be if we were running a sportsbook. We th...

  • Hurricanes vs Hokies matchup

    What is Up with the Virginia Tech vs Miami Line?

    The line for this game seems like it comes from an alternate universe. Somehow, the #9 ranked (6-1) Miami Hurricanes are underdogs against the unranked 4-3 Virginia Tech Hokies. A Virginia Tech team m...

  • week 10 point spreads nfl

    NFL Week 10 Opening Point Spreads and Analysis

    As many of our readers know, one way which we handicap the games here at SBA is by creating our own point spread before looking at the official number. This helps us exploit weak lines early. Last wee...