NFL Week 8 is here and below are the NFL Referee Assignments and betting stats and trends. Last week the Week 7 NFL Referee Assignments report ended up going 4-1! Another week and another Under the total winner in a Ron Torbert game. If you’re following the Referee Report, well you should already know which games to bet on! Again as a reminder, these are trends and should not be your ONLY source for making your bets. Let’s get into the NFL Week 8 Referee Assignments and betting trends!
2021-2022 NFL Referee Stats
2022-2023 NFL Referee Betting Stats and Trends
Let’s keep this short and simple. Ron Torbert = Under. Last week, the Under in the game between the Titans and Colts cashed easily as both teams combined for only 29 points that had a pre-game total set at 43. In fact, over the last 40 games, Torbert officiated games are 30-9-1 (76.3%) to the Under and are a perfect 6-0 this season. However, the NFL Week 8 Referee Assignment for Ron Torbert and his crew is the Sunday Night Football game between the Green Bay Packers and the Buffalo Bills!
Referee Likes: Packers/Bills Under 47.5
Similar to Ron Torbert, Clay Martin has been a referee I have been highlighting dating back to last season. Home teams are thriving in situations with Clay Martin assigned to officiate their games. Last week, Martin was assigned to officiate the Commanders’ upset victory over the Packers. Thus far this season, home teams are 6-1 straight up and 5-2 against the spread. Additionally, home underdogs are a perfect 4-0 this season, and dating back to last season they are 10-2 against the spread! The NFL Week 8 Referee Assignment draws Clay Martin to officiate the Titans visiting the Texans.
Referee Likes: Texans +2.5 and Texans Team Total Over 19.5
How about a little love for road teams? Well, Scott Novak is to the rescue. Thus far this season, road teams are 6-1 against the spread. Furthermore, road underdogs are 5-1 against the spread. Dating back to last season, underdogs have been profitable in games officiated by Scott Novak. In fact, home and road underdogs are 16-8 (66.7%) against the spread since the last season! In NFL Week 8, Novak is assigned to officiate the inter-conference matchup between the Las Vegas Raiders visiting the New Orleans Saints.
Referee Likes: Saints +1.5
Craig Wrolstad is another referee who is profitable to the Under this season. In fact, Wrolstad officiated games are 5-1 to the Under this season with an average combined score of 35.7 points per game. Furthermore, both teams are averaging less than 20 points per game this season in the games Wrolstad has officiated. This week, Wrolstad is assigned to officiate the matchup between the Commanders and the Colts.
Referee Likes: Commanders/Colts Under 39.5
Referee Likes YTD: 13-11 (54.2%)