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Take Advantage of Contrarian Underdogs in the NFL Playoffs

by John Ewing • January 3, 2018

If you’re a frequent Bet Labs reader you know that we take a contrarian approach to sports betting. Public perception artificially inflates lines and sharp bettors can capitalize on these market overreactions by zigging when the public zags. One of our favorite strategies is betting against the public. Of course, the postseason is a different […]


Chargers Playoff Odds Offering Value for Bettors

by John Ewing • December 20, 2017

There’s only two weeks left in the regular season and the number of playoff spots available are dwindling. The Patriots, Steelers, Jaguars, Eagles and Vikings have clinched postseason berths, leaving seven spots up for grabs. BetOnline is offering prop bets for 10 teams to make or miss the playoffs. After 10,000 simulations of the 2017 […]


2017 NFL Super Bowl Value Bets (Week 2 Update)

by John Ewing • September 20, 2017

Two weeks into the season and eight teams are a perfect 2-0 but only a pair are worth betting to win the Super Bowl. To determine if a team has value we look at what their current odds are to win the title at BetOnline and compare that to our projected odds that they win […]


How to bet the 2017 NFC South

by John Ewing • August 31, 2017

The NFC South is wide open and a case can be made for anyone to come out on top this year. Which team has the best chance? We answer that question and more by looking at how to bet the 2017 NFC South. Our projections are based on 10,000 simulations of the 2017 NFL season […]


Bet playoff underdogs in NFL Preseason games

by John Ewing • August 8, 2017

Week 1 of the NFL preseason starts tomorrow. The Carolina Panthers will host the Houston Texans. We’ve covered betting strategies for exhibition games and looked at the most profitable coaches in the preseason but there is one more approach to take. Bet playoff underdogs in NFL preseason games. This is a simply betting system. Did a […]


2017-18 NFC South Preview

by John Ewing • June 21, 2017

Welcome to Bet Labs 2017 NFL preview series where we will look at all eight of the league’s divisions.  As part of the preview, we will highlight each team’s chances of winning their respective division and take a look at their season win total. To create our projections, we simulated the 2017 NFL season 10,000 […]


2016 NFL Week 15 Review

by John Ewing • December 20, 2016

The Raiders made the playoffs for the first time since 2002, Brock Osweiler got benched and everything else you need to know about Week 15 in the NFL. Betting Trends Favorites went 8-8 (50.0%) ATS Road teams went 11-5 (68.8%) ATS Unders went 9-7 (56.3%) Betting against the public (<35% of tickets): 3-5 (37.5%) ATS […]


Trend of the Week: Seahawks vs. Panthers

by John Ewing • November 29, 2016

Context The Seahawks-Panthers rivalry is growing thanks to the star power of Russell Wilson and Cam Newton, as well as highly entertaining games. Last season Carolina beat Seattle twice, once on the road in Week 5 and then in the NFC Divisional playoffs at home. This Week 13 matchup doesn’t have the high stakes of […]


It is time to panic in Carolina and Arizona

by John Ewing • October 5, 2016

The Panthers and Cardinals have started the 2016 season with a 1-3 record. It is time to panic in Carolina and Arizona. History Isn’t Kind Since 1990, teams that started the season 1-3 have just a 15% chance of making the playoffs per FiveThirtyEight.com. Now the Panthers and Cardinals are unique because of last season’s […]


NFL Trends Week 4

by John Ewing • September 27, 2016

There is incredible power in understanding how teams, players, leagues and markets have reacted to various scenarios. Using Bet Labs massive database of proprietary sports betting information you can easily build and explore data-driven betting systems. Each week we will provide a betting trend for every NFL team. Some trends will be team specific and […]