Football Prop Betting Guide
How to Make Football Prop Bets
New to prop betting? Have you made other bets before? Prop betting is no different than any other bet. This guide is to provide you the basics of prop betting so you can start out having fun (winning is fun).
Props bets are often viewed as amateur wagers rather than a way to make any serious money. The phrase “prop bet” is short for proposition bet. The proposition bet can actually be on any outcome at all. In football betting, props are bets that are not directly related to the final outcome of the game.
Prop bets must be handicapped just other bets to be successful. Football props in particular can be profitable because of the large number of props on a game and the time to research the lines.
How to Start Betting on Football Below we cover the most common football bets. What are the bets and what are the strategies you need to know to get started betting on the NFL & College Football. What is a point spread? What is a money line? What is a game total? What is a […]
Betting on Football Season Win Total Our Season Win Total Predictions You should do your own research. However, part of your research should be looking at our season win total predictions. NFL Predictions College Football Predictions
How to use Daily Fantasy Football to make NFL Prop Bets Was this you last year? You buy the fantasy football magazines. You do your online research. You’ve even got your phone set to get ESPN fantasy alerts. You book a week of fun & work by flying to Las Vegas so you can play […]
Why make Prop Bets on the NFL? Why are some prop bets considered easier than side/totals bets on NFL games? The Sportsbooks often offer props as a marketing tool rather than as a means of profit. Think of how many times you have heard of some crazy prop bet on the news. That is free […]
What is a football prop bet? A football prop bet is a wager on a game, but is not on the point spread, total, or moneyline. Bovada NFL Betting Odds Here are some examples of football prop bets. Will Tom Brady throw a touchdown? Which team will score first? Will the total points be […]
USING DERIVATIVES FOR PROP BETTING If you remember the housing market crash you probably heard a lot about derivatives on the news. Many football propositions are derivatives. That means that one line derives from another. An example of a derivative is a prop bet on which team will score first. This is a derivative of […]
PROP BETTING ANALYSIS: EXAMPLE A fuller example of how to make your own line for a prop bet. I will use the 2015/16 AFC Championship game between the New England Patriots and Denver Broncos. Let’s start with the stats. Tom Brady Average Passing Yards: 298 (Median 293) Peyton Manning Average Passing Yards (9 games) 263 […]