Hey there, fellow bettors! Have you ever wondered what those mysterious letters "o" and "t" mean when it comes to football betting? Well, worry no more! Today, we're going to dive into the delightful world of sports betting lingo and uncover the secrets behind these two intriguing letters. So, let's start with the letter "o." In the exciting realm of football betting, "o" stands for "over." It's a term used to indicate the total number of points that will be scored in a game. For instance, if the bookies predict a high-scoring match, they might set the over/under line at 50 points. If you believe the total score will exceed 50, you'd bet on the "o," cheering for a thrilling shootout on the field. On the flip side, we have the letter "t," which represents "under." This little "t" is for all you fans of tight defense and low-scoring affairs. Just like with the "o," the bookies set a line for the total points, but this time you're betting that the actual score will be lower than that line. So if the total line is set at 50, and you think it'll be a defensive slugfest
What does 6 mean in betting?
Detroit being +6 means that in order for a bet on them to win, one of two things must happen. They can either win the game outright or just not lose by 6 or more points. Green Bay at -6 means they not only need to win the game, but must win by a total that exceeds 6 points.
What does under 8 mean in sports betting?
There are two possible bets: betting there will be more than eight combined runs or betting under eight combined runs. The odds are the same for both bets, at -110, which is slightly less than even money. This is a relatively standard baseball total. Eight runs isn't particularly high or low for a total.
What does minus 6 mean in football betting?
Negative numbers (in American money line odds) are reserved for the favorite on the betting line and indicate how much you need to stake to win $100—you generally need to put down more to win $100 on the favorite.
What is under 9 in betting?
This means that if both teams score 9 or more combined runs the result counts as Over. If less than 9 runs are scored, the result counts as Under.
What does under 6 mean?
When betting on the Under market you need the total goals of a game to stay below 6.0 for your bet to win. If the result total of the game is exactly 6.0 goals it is known as a push, meaning the total bet results in no winner or loser.