(FOX NEWS) — Sports betters gambling their way to a new high in September.
Americans wagering a new record amount of money on legalized sports betting.
The opening of the NFL season starting, and another betting state added as factors to the increase.
About $1.4-billion dollars getting plunked down on sports teams, and their betting lines in September.
Indiana becoming the latest state to legally bet on sports match-ups.
Now, 13 states allow for some form of legalized sports betting.
Only four states allowed legalized sports betting until May 2018 when the US Supreme Court struck down a federal ban.
US legal betting reaching $7.8 billion for all of 2019.
$6.6-billion was bet on sports in all of 2018.