The Duke Blue Devils suffered their first loss of the season on Saturday at NC State, and now a Duke fan is looking to bet them as big home favorites tonight against Georgia Tech.
Based on Coach K’s ATS history after a loss, however, that might not be a great idea.
The Atlanta Falcons have been dominant at home over the past few years, and yet they’re still only 2.5-point favorites over the blazing-hot Seahawks in the NFC divisional round this weekend.
In the latest edition of the BTB Mailbag, a reader wonders how often top seeds in the NFL playoffs have been this small of favorites at home. Answer: We don’t see this situation very often at all, but the top seeds have performed horribly when it’s happened before.