Best Online Sportsbooks for Football Season

Josh Allen #17 of the Buffalo Bills runs for a first down on 4th and 2 against the Kansas City Chiefs. David Eulitt/Getty Images/AFP

While there is nothing wrong with betting on baseball, golf, and tennis during the summer, it’s all just an appetizer for the entrée being served in September. That’s right the NFL and college football season will be here before you know it and it’s always a good idea to know which sportsbooks will give you the biggest bang for your betting buck!

The Best of the Best

BetMGM – You can’t go wrong with BetMGM. They are an iconic name in the gambling industry and their website, as well as their mobile app, incorporates state-of-the-art technology with a myriad of betting options and markets. If you plan on signing up, BetMGM has some of the most generous bonuses for first-time customers in the industry. Don’t sleep on BetMGM as a top-tier option for your football wagering this season. 

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Caesars Sportsbook – Speaking of legendary names in the gaming industry, the Caesars brand has been around for decades and its arrival in the online gambling market allows millions to access its avant-garde technology. Caesars Sportsbook is a fine option for heavy hitters but the casual bettor will enjoy it as well. Big signup bonuses to boot!

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FanDuel – FanDuel is a heavyweight behemoth in the world of online gambling, as it remains one of the most popular and celebrated online betting sites in America. New customers will find outstanding sign-up bonuses as well as odds boosts scattered throughout its betting menu. 

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PointsBet – It may not be the biggest online betting site on the block but PointsBet offers an interesting array of betting options, most notably, its PointsBetting option that seasoned sports bettors will recognize as PowerPoints or ActionPoints. Their college football menu is sneaky good and it is an overlooked gem that is gaining in popularity.

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Bet365 – You might not know it but Bet365 is a global titan in the online sports betting market. Its roots are based in Europe but it has made a big splash in the states with a vast array of football betting options and in-game betting technology that can’t be beat. If you are in one of the states in which Bet365 operates then make sure to try them out!

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Unibet – This venerated bookmaker’s online lineage dates all the way back to 1997 and the wealth of experience they bring to the table is obvious the moment you download the app and fund your account. Unibet is the winner of the best “Sports Betting Operator” (EGR Nordics Awards 2019 and 2020) and “Socially Responsible Operator” (International Gaming Awards 2020 and EGR Nordics Awards 2020) awards.

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SugarHouse – Although SugarHouse is only available in a very limited number of states, the rewards program is excellent and they have an extensive live-betting menu with streaming on select events. Owned by gaming giant, Rush Street Interactive (RSI) they are the sister site to BetRivers. If you reside in Connecticut, New Jersey, or Pennsylvania then they are well worth checking out. 

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BetRivers – This is RSI’s main entry into the U.S. online gaming market and it is chock-full of betting markets which include player and team props that are always available on the BetRivers platform. You will never lack sports betting options at BetRivers.  

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