New Jersey’s PlaySugarHouse.com has given an insider view on the betting breakdown for week 13 of the 17-week long NFL season, and other major sporting news. The firm stated: “Week 13 was a wild week in the NFL that featured a number of unexpected outcomes. Underdogs that won outright over potential playoff teams included the Cowboys, Giants, Cardinals, and Jaguars.
“The most popular game of the week for bettors was the highest rated Thursday Night Football game ever, the Cowboys vs. Saints. Other popular games included the Patriots vs. the Vikings and the Raiders vs. the Chiefs. The Saints finally lost after having won 10 in a row, falling to 9-3 Against the Spread (ATS) on the year. The Cowboys improved to 7-5 ATS and moved into first place in the NFC East.”
Turning to the NBA, PlaySugarHouse noted that bettors were enjoying the ‘red hot’ Denver Nuggets, winners of five straight games. Two of their games this week were among the most five popular NBA bets of the week, said the firm.
Meanwhile, National Collegiate Athletic Association Football picked up during the period for Championship Saturday, with Alabama vs. Georgia proving to be the most popular bet of the week. Bettors’ biggest win of the week was UCF‘s 56-41 win over Memphis, making it an incredible 25 straight wins for UCF.
“The NFL has had a much improved prime time schedule this year, with consistently strong match-ups all year long,” said Mattias Stetz, COO at Rush Street Interactive. “Bettors have taken notice as we’ve seen consistently strong action all year long. This week, we are looking forward to MNF (Monday Night Football) for an NFC (National Football Conference) East matchup between the Eagles and Redskins, while the highlight of next weekend is a prime time match up between the Rams and Bears.”