Cardinals vs. Panthers: Pinnacle Sportsbook tells SBR where money is
The Carolina Panthers opened as 4½ point favorites against the Arizona Cardinals. This line is harboring around 5½ thirty minutes prior to kick off for the opening NFC Wild Card playoff game.
Pinnacle Sportsbook (SBR rating A+) has shared some compelling stats on how their players are wagering the event.
Pinnacle Sports (SBR rating A+) has told SBR that in terms of the pointspread, just 39.5% of bets are in favor of the home-team Panthers 30 minutes prior to kickoff, while 39.5% of wagers were in support of Arizona.
In terms of the NFL moneyline odds, 23.5% of bettors are backing Cam Newton's squad while 76.5% are on the Cardinals.
The total opened at 38½ and has dropped a point to 37½. Surprisingly, 78.2% of bettors are tipping the under, which is most unusual given the public generally favor the over and banks on higher scoring contests.
NFL Consensus data
As for wagering volume, players may want to consider using the statistics provided by the NFL Consensus betting data made available by Sportsbook Review. The feeds displayed by consensus are provided by sportsbooks listed on the SBR Betting Odds page. Consensus shows the current average market line, wagers placed, amount wagered, and average bet size.
Handicappers may also be interested in bookmarking the Service Plays forum at SBR which is contributed to by users that choose to share plays given by professional handicappers.
As always, Sportsbook Review thanks Pinnacle Sports for sharing the wagering statistics on this afternoon's NFL playoffs game. Players looking for Pinnacle updates can find the betting site on Twitter @PinnacleSports.