Pittsburgh, Jets vs. Giants top betting events on Sunday
With most of the football
games under way, we look at which sports events took the most
bets this Sunday.
Almost all of the football games from Week 5 have already
started and we take this opportunity to inform our readers which
turned out to be the most betting events this Sunday. According
to the online sportsbook
Bookmaker.com the number one
betting event this Sunday was the football game between Seattle
Seahawks (3-1) and the Pittsburgh Steelers (3-1). But the
surprise comes when we learn that the favorite pick was actually
the underdog and visiting team of Seattle. Bookmaker had listed
the Seahawks underdog with odds +220, compared with the Steelers
with odds -260 and it turns out that more people believe that
the Seahawks will be the team to reach 4-1 before the Steelers.
The point spread on the Seahawks vs. the Steelers also got
plenty of action, Pittsburgh were -6 points against the spread
at the odds maker.
Number two in the top 10 betting chart
was the NFL game between the NY Jets vs. the NY Giants. There
were no surprises in the wagers for this game - the Giants were
the favorite pick of the bettors. The odds on the New York
Giants to win the game were posted at -200 and the Jets held a
money line of +170. The point spread favored the Giants -3.5
points. Other top betting games include at #3 Arizona at St.
Louis, with the Cardinals being the favorite pick, at #4 the
bettors chose the New Orleans Saints over the visiting Carolina
Panthers and at No. 5 was the NFL game between Cleveland and the
Patriots, Cleveland, however, took more bets than the New