The NFL season kicked off with a bang over the weekend, and NFL betting sites saw a significant uptick as a result. We saw some major upsets, thrilling finishes, and some terrible beats.
A “bad beat” refers to a bet that comes close to winning but is thwarted by a heartbreaking play or penalty. These are where bettors momentarily celebrated, only to see their bet slip become worthless by the game’s conclusion.
Below, we will share the worst betting losses of the weekend, how each happened, and the odds for the losing side.