Finding value in college football futures market

College football is the most exciting sport in the world. But as the elites of the sport–namely Alabama and Clemson—continue to distance themselves from the others, fans and bettors are finding themselves pushed to the outer fringes when it comes to the futures market. Futures Value Recognition As we look for value in this always-intriguing, yet incredibly top-heavy market, we first must recognize that the proliferation of recruiting sites, attention to high school film, and increased top-level camps are making [...]

Looking for value in NFL futures markets

In just 13 weeks, the 2019 NFL regular season kicks off. In less time than that, the preseason gets underway. And in less time than that, Sportscenter will begin showing sideline videos of Cowboys receivers getting into fights with cornerbacks at practice. Before we bet way more than we care to admit on the Hall of Fame Game, let’s look at some futures prices at BetAmerica to determine which plays can give us both value and create some excitement over [...]

NFL Futures: Patriots and Chiefs Still Favorites

The NFL regular season will be here before you know it. Check BetAmerica's updated odds on NFL Futures. Super Bowl LIV Odds New England Patriots +600 and Kansas City Chiefs +600 The Patriots and Chiefs offer the lowest odds to win the Super Bowl. New England must find a way to replace retired tight end Rob Gronkowski, one of Tom Brady's favorite targets, but questions surround Kansas City, as well. Wide receiver Tyreek Hill might be suspended for the entire [...]

College Football Betting Preview: Miami Hurricanes

Miami Hurricanes Head coach: Manny Diaz (first year) Last year’s record: 7-6 (4-4 ACC), Pinstripe Bowl loss to Wisconsin, 35-3 Final AP ranking: Unranked Recruiting Ranking: No. 28 (zero 5-stars, seven 4-stars, 10 3-stars) First game: Aug. 24 against Florida (Futures available on BetAmerica) Win total: Over 8.5 Miami’s former defensive coordinator, Manny Diaz, is now at the helm of the Miami Hurricanes following the departure of Mark Richt. The first-year coach has taken over a 7-6 team, which finished [...]

THE PLAYERS Championship Futures – Rory Hopes to Score a Win as the Favorite

Golf’s top players descend upon  TPC-Sawgrass for this week’s THE PLAYERS Championship. The TPC offers a purse of $12,000,000 this year, making it one of the highest-pursed events on the PGA Tour. Check out analysis, BetAmerica odds, and free picks for THE PLAYERS Championship! 2019 THE PLAYERS Championship Favorites Rory McIlroy +1150 Dustin Johnson +1150 Justin Thomas +1500 Justin Rose +1900 McIlroy’s already earned over $2.33 million this year. He’s earned that much on the Tour while failing to win a [...]

2019 Honda Classic Futures – Can Thomas Repeat?

Justin Thomas shows up as a massive favorite to win the 2019 Honda Classic this week. Which of the  favorites deserves a long look? Also, check out an analysis on the top golfer with odds up to +4000 as well as the golfers with a shot offering odds up to +6000. Head-to-head matchups are also available! 2019 Honda Classic Favorites Justin Thomas +500 Justin Thomas beat Luke List in a playoff at the 2018 Honda Classic. Both Thomas and List [...]

2019 WGC-Mexico Championship Futures – Thomas, Johnson, McIlroy Lead Charge

Justin Thomas, Dustin Johnson, and Rory McIlroy offer favorites odds to win the 2019 WGC-Mexico Championship. Defending champion Phil Mickelson will be in the mix for the first World Golf Championship event of the season. Who will take the top of the leaderboard at Club de Golf Chapultepec this weekend? Let's look at a few ways to spread our money around and get the most value out of our dollar. 2019 WGC-Mexico Championship Favorites Justin Thomas +975 Dustin Johnson +1100 [...]

2019 Australian Open Futures – Farewell, Andy Murray

To say that Andy Murray deserves better should go without saying. A champion of all the right causes, and a decent bloke to boot, Murray is stepping away from the sport he loves (and is awesome at) due to a hip injury that doesn't seem to be getting any better. It's a very tragic start to the tour, but also breaks up the Big Four. Murray's 2019 Australian Open futures odds have been adjusted. Novak Djokovic (+160 2019 Australian Open Futures) [...]