People also ask

  • What does the number next to the point spread mean in football?

  • When shopping for point spreads on an NFL odds board, bettors will notice a number next to the actual spread, which is used to reflect the payout associated with a winning bet. Also known as the 鈥渏uice鈥?or 鈥渧ig鈥? this indicates the how much needs to be wagered to win a specific amount.

  • What is the NFL line for spread betting?

  • The NFL line for spread betting is set by odds compilers after they determine which team has the best chance of winning the game. They give the stronger team a handicap to level the playing field.

  • What causes point spread lines to change in sports betting?

  • In general the movements are caused by the weight of money on one side or the other however injury rumors or confirmation of an injury to a key player, unrest in a particular NFL team’s management or any number of other reasons can contribute to a point spread line being reassessed and changed by the sportsbooks.

  • Where can I find the results against the closing point spread line?

  • The easiest way to see how your favorite team has been going against the closing point spread line is to visit The Football Lines .com’s NFL Spread Results pages, here you will find the results for all 32 pro football teams against the closing NFL spread listed by AFC teams and NFC teams.