The public got revenge on the sportsbooks when the Buckeyes defeated the Ducks to win the College Football National Championship
As it turned out, sportsbooks walked away with huge smiles. It was a very positive week for the books and a disastrous one for the public.
Judging from how the lines have moved, it looks like the Divisional Round games in the NFL playoffs will become a teaser mania.
For the sportsbooks, the theme surrounding the four NFL wild card games during the weekend revolved around the fortunes of two teams.
We’re down to the last eight teams that have a chance to win the Super Bowl this coming February.
2014 was an eventful year in North American sports. It had a lot of highs, a lot of lows, and in-betweens.
If there’s anything you’ll notice about this week’s spate of games, it’s that there’s an alarmingly high number of home underdogs.
The penultimate week of the current NFL season offers a mix of some important playoff-level games and some, well, NFL Draft positioning.
Week 15 in the NFL was one of those weeks as the betting public came out swinging and causing a lot of heartache for the sportsbooks.