As we chug along in this NFL season, I am going to talk about value, but in different ways. One is value in a team the market might realize is really good under the surface. The other comes in the shape of two disgusting dogs that were dropped by a combined 44 points last weekend.
Value On The Vikings
Last week I placed a wager on the Minnesota Vikings to win the NFC at 30-1 odds. This is not a long shot I am placing in hopes of a massive payday. This is a bet on odds I believe to be inflated on a team that has shown real improvement since the start of the season and is being undervalued by the betting market. That live underdog status extends to the Vikings’ home game against Dallas this weekend, but first let’s analyze the numbers behind Minnesota’s improvement over the last four games, in which it is 3-1 SU.