How to bet on the NFL - The NFL is made for gambling. With multiple games on at the same time on a Sunday afternoon, it is a good one for parlay hunters too. For those who haven't bet on the NFL before, we've put together a handy guide to some of the basics that will help you on your way to understanding betting on the NFL.
How to deposit funds into a US Sportsbook - The first step to placing a bet online in the USA is to sign-up for a sportsbook account. The second is making sure that you can put money into that account. There are various ways to do this but it is a good idea to have some background information for how to do such a thing, if you've not done it before.
Payment Options - On the back of the above, here we've put together a list of all the commonly used payment options for both depositing and withdrawing funds to/from your online US Sportsbook account.
How to open an online US Sportsbook account - If legal online betting is new to you then please read our simple guide to opening a Sportsbook account online. We'll take you through the basics of the sign-up process so you can understand what information US Sportsbooks need before you can legally open an account with you.
How to place a bet online - Once you've got the hang of placing bets online then it'll be a cinch but until then, please read our step-by-step guide to placing bets online.
What is a Parlay Bet? - For those new to gambling, a parlay bet is where you bet on multiple outcomes across games. So rather than betting on the Patriots to win on a Sunday, you might bet on the Patriots, Broncos and Seahawks all winning for better odds. For more detail please read our guide below.
What is Moneyline Betting? - Many people in the US bet on the spread (which we'll get to below) but the moneyline is where you bet the winner of a match without any points spread. This usually means one team is at shorter odds than the other. For more detail please read our guide below.
What are Points Spreads? - This is the common way to bet in the USA. For example if the Steelers are 3.5pt favourites at home over the Ravens, if you think they'll win by four points or more you back them. If you think they'll win by three or less, or the Ravens might win then you back the Ravens. For more detail please read our guide linked to below.
What States offer Legalized Sports Gambling? - For those unsure as to the legality of sports gambling in a particular state, please read our guide to the latest situation and a list of all the states currently accepting legal bets, either online or in-person.