NFL Betting Trends: Week 6

Seattle's coming off its bye week and heads to Chicago as an underdog in Week 6 of the NFL season. With the way underdogs are biting, do they deserve your money this week? The trends say no.

The Seahawks must hate being away from home because they've been a total disaster on the road for quite awhile. Seattle is currently riding a four-game road losing streak during which they're also 0-4 ATS. Look back a little further and you'll find they're 1-10 SU and ATS in their last 11 road games.

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Texas vs Tampa Game 5 Odds Preview

The AL East champion Tampa Bay Rays have all the momentum after coming back from an 0-2 deficit to force a deciding game in their best-of-five ALDS against the Texas Rangers.

The home crowd at Tropicana Field on Tuesday should give Tampa Bay the boost it needs. Still, most books only give them a slight advantage as -115 favorites.

Tampa Bay’s bats came alive in Game 4 of the ALDS, sending Texas starter Tommy Hunter to the showers after just four innings. Texas will travel to the sunshine state for Game 5; set to get underway at 8:07 p.m. ET.

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Big Ben Odds in NFL Week 6

The NFL has been an underdog league over the last three weeks as underdogs have covered the spread over 65% of the time and won outright over 50% of the time over that span.

Last week, there were six underdogs of seven points or more, and four of the six not only covered but won straight up as well. Will big favorites continue to fall in Week 6?

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NHL Odds Offer Midweek Value

Early-season NHL betting has gone heavily in favor of underdogs, a trend that emerges each year as oddsmakers get a feel for the league's strong and weak teams.

For hockey enthusiasts looking to cash in against sportsbooks, Tuesday is a light night with just two games on the NHL schedule.

Here is a breakdown for bettors of both games going this night and a look at what’s in store for Wednesday.

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Battle of the Blades Odds

Canadians are so crazy about hockey that they'll even watch retired players figure skate on TV.

Not only that - they bet on it. (DWTS Odds available at Sports Interaction)

Nov. 18, 2010

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Pacquiao Enlisting Big Names

Manny Pacquiao is wasting no expense in his training for the Nov. 13 bout with Antonio Margarito for the vacant boxing odds WBC junior middleweight title at Cowboys Stadium outside Dallas. The seven-time world champion is bringing British WBA welterweight world champion Amir Khan to the Philippines later this week for about three weeks of sparring.

Khan is set to defend his WBA title against Marcos Maidana of Argentina so he has his own reasons for wanting to work with Pacquiao and Hall of Fame trainer Freddie Roach as well.

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NFL Weekend Betting Recap

Just five weeks into the season and there are already no undefeated teams left in the NFL. It’s been that kind of year for favorites, who aren’t just getting beat by underdogs, they are getting demolished.

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Week 16 CFL Odds Preview

With four weeks left to play in the regular season, three teams have already qualified for the playoffs with three spots still up for grabs.


The East was the best last week, as last week all the teams in the East division beat all the teams in the West Division.

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College Football Betting Recap

Week 6 in NCAA football betting was an exciting one, with several undefeated teams going head to head and splitting people’s opinions at sportsbooks in the process.

The battle of Michigan, pitting Michigan State against Michigan, probably had the most betting buzz over the weekend. Led by dynamic Denard Robinson at quarterback, the 5-0 Wolverines were favored at home to the 5-0 Michigan State Spartans. But those who felt the visiting Spartans were the more legit team got rewarded.

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Vikings vs Jets MNF Odds

It's a night of returns on Monday Night Football, as Brett Favre makes his return to New Jersey to face his former team, and Randy Moss makes his return to purple.

Minnesota tries to end a five-game road losing streak and the betting public has been pushing money on the Vikings since early in the week. [ {URL=http://www.oddsshark.com/Stats/Matchup/Football/NFL/9226}Matchup stats here {/URL}]

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