As the 2023 NFL season prepares to take over television screens across America, the landscape of sports betting is different than it was even just one season ago.
Since football last kicked off a new season in September 2022, states such as North Carolina and Kentucky have made major legislative changes to legalize and expand their sports betting markets. States with existing markets are also feverishly preparing for what will be the busiest time of the year for sportsbooks.
The NFL itself has also become even more entrenched with gambling, albeit to the detriment of its players.
Here’s a comprehensive view of where the country stands on sports betting ahead of the NFL season.