Posts tagged ‘Underdog’

Largest Home Underdog Spreads in NFL History

September 23, 2019

What is the largest point spread for a favored team on the road? That is latest question being inspired by the 2019 Miami Dolphins, a team so bad that they are breaking all types of records in the betting world. It is no secret that Head Coach Brian Flores and owner Stephen Ross are tanking […]

Largest NFL Underdogs to Win Outright

November 28, 2018

This weekend will feature one of the larger point spreads of the season when one of the NFL’s best teams visits one of the NFL’s worst teams. The 9-2 KC Chiefs wil be at the 2-9 Oakland Raiders. The points spread currently has the Chiefs -15.5 points. Although up to 80% of the public money […]

Tom Herman Teams Highly Successful Versus Ranked Opponents

September 14, 2017

Tom Herman will lead the Texas Longhorns onto the field Saturday night on the road against the USC Trojans. Herman is seen by many as the savoir for the Longhorns football program, as the offensive genius came to Texas following two highly successful seasons with the Houston Cougars. The Longhorns head coach has much work […]

Numbers to Consider Before Making Your Title Game Bet

April 3, 2017

The NCAA men’s National Champion in basketball will be crowned on Monday night. The three weeks that begin in March and culminate the first week of April are fondly known as March Madness. Sixty-eight teams began, just two remain and only one will cut down the nets at University of Phoenix Stadium in Glendale, Arizona […]

More Numbers to Crunch for Super Bowl LI

January 25, 2017

Super Bowl LI will have the largest betting handle of any single sporting event in the U.S. as it does each year. That means bettors are digging through all the data trying to find the key combinations to those numbers that will add up to a win for them on Super Bowl Sunday February 5 […]

Wrap Up of Week 4 of College Football

September 26, 2016

Week 4 of the college football regular season is history, but not without a few surprises. Favorites for the week were 41-14 straight up, but just 26-27-1 against the spread. Home teams were 30-25 SU and 26-27-1 ATS. The point total leaned toward the OVER 28-24. The largest underdogs that won straight up were Duke […]

Favorites Let the Public Down, Books Enjoy Strong Weekend

March 24, 2015

During the first four days of the NCAA Tournament, bettors were let down by the favorites. The four days were exactly what sportsbooks were looking for, as nearly every book in Vegas and online won while bettors were unable to mount any type of momentum. The books were the big winners in the round of […]