Last updated on December 6th, 2023 at 03:17 pm
If you look at your sports betting software, you will see how diverse the betting options are for NFL betting. Given that football betting is the biggest draw in many sportsbooks, it makes sense for bookies to offer as much NFL and NCAA football betting options. If you are new to running your own sportsbook, our bookie guide to NFL Player Prop Bets can help you understand specific popular football wagers.
Prop bets are extremely popular in sportsbooks because these bets are more unpredictable, and unrelated to the outcome of the game. Prop bets are usually made on outcomes of a specific player or team, like who scores the first touchdown in a game.
Prop bets also carry more risk for bettors. If they win, they get a nice payout and will be happy with your sportsbook. If the sportsbook wins, then you get to keep the money. Either way, your sportsbook benefits one way or another.
Bookie Guide to NFL Player Prop Bets
There are a lot of NFL player prop bets your sportsbook can offer to your players. Using a good Pay Per Head Bookie software guarantees you the best portfolio in NFL betting. Your players can bet on NFL touchdown scorer props, with these as the most popular:
- First Touchdown Scorer
- Anytime Touchdown Scorer
- Last Touchdown Scorer
You also have Passing Prop Bets, where your players can place a bet on an over-under on passing stats of NFL players. Similarly, players can also place action on Receiving Props, which are basically an over/under on stats like:
- Total Receiving Yards
- Total Number of Receptions
- Longest Reception in the Game
You also have what is called Rushing Prop Bets, which is also in an over/under line. Here, players can bet on specific stats like:
- Total Rush Attempts
- Rushing Yards
- Combination of Receiving and Rushing Yards
There are more NFL bets that your players can make, which we will cover in future tutorials. For now, learn how to check for prop bets in your sportsbook, and find out when you should be moving the lines based on your players’ bets.