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Record Super Bowl Betting Expected With Patriots Favored Over Rams

Record Handle Expected on Super Bowl 53 Between New England Patriots and Los Angeles Rams Super Bowl Llll (53) is set, and the betting is going to set records. The early betting has been brisk and the Patriots have gone from a 1-point underdog to as high as a 2.5-point favorite at Las Vegas sportsbooks. The over/under is a record 58 total points. “It’s just been electric,” Westgate oddsmaker Jay Kornegay told Associated Press. “We certainly expect to set a new record this year.”... More

College Basketball: Maryland At Michigan State First Place Showdown

Maryland at Michigan State Key Big Ten Battle The two leading teams in the Big Ten are showcased on Big Monday when No. 19 Maryland (16-3) travels to East Lansing and the Breslin Center to battle No. 6 Michigan State (16-2). Tipoff is at 6:30 ET and Fox Sports 1 carries the TV coverage. The Spartans have won 11-straight games and are undefeated at home at 9-0. Michigan State is also riding a remarkable 19-game Big Ten winning streak dating to last season. Maryland has won 7-straight games ... More

Patriots And QB Brady In Rare Underdog Role In AFC Championship

Those looking to bet against Tom Brady and the New England Patriots in the AFC Championship are taking a minor risk. I lay it out in my recent article at Forbes. In AFC Championship, Brady And Patriots Find Themselves Underdogs For First Time In 68 Games. Brady has been favored in 67 straight starts, and the Patriots have been favored in 52 straight games. The last time New England was an underdog was the opening game of 2016 at Arizona (-9) when Jimmy Garoppolo started at quarterback while ... More

Will Virginia (16-0) Remain Undefeated At Duke (14-2)?

Virginia Cavaliers a 2-point underdog against Duke Blue Devils The most anticipated ACC showdown between No. 4 Virginia Cavaliers and No. 1 Duke Blue Devils is set for Saturday in Durham, NC. I provide some analysis and insight on the key contest in my latest college basketball article at Bet America. The Blue Devils will play their first full game without their star freshman point guard. Duke's stunning loss to Syracuse on Monday likely drops them from No. 1 in the AP poll, but a victory ... More

Prop Betting On NFL Conference Championship Weekend

Saints and Rams Ready for Another Shootout in NFC Conference Championship Prop betting is popular for bettors and big business at the sportsbooks. The Super Bowl will be a smorgasbord for proposition bets with the menu of options enormous, and a feast for sports betting fans. Here is an appetizer to consider for the NFC Championship player props between the Saints and LA Rams in New Orleans. You can review the full analysis at Bet America extra. I also add other player props and analysis at ... More

Road To The Kentucky Derby – Lecomte Stakes Preview

Lecomte Stakes is first of three Road to the Kentucky Derby Prep Series Races at the Fair Grounds The January prep races on the Road to the Kentucky Derby have not been strong races in years, but the Grade 3 Lecomte Stakes has been the most productive in turning out starters for the Kentucky Derby with 13 runners in the past 11 years. In fact, last year’s impressive 3 ¾ length Lecomte winner Instilled Regard beat a deep field and then went on to a fast-closing 4th place finish in the ... More

Cold Weather In Kansas City But Snow And Rain Clearing for AFC Championship

AFC Championship will have freezing temperatures and gusting winds as snow and rain clears If you've been following the fluctuating weather reports for the AFC Championship in Kansas City Sunday night, you know that rain, snow, wind and freezing temperatures have all been in the forecast. Bettors have been following the fluctuating totals moves and making their wagers in anticipation of the weather forecast. The line has remained steady with the Kansas City Chiefs a 3-point favorite over ... More

Super Bowl Odds And Betting Breakdown Of Conference Championship Games

Saints and Chiefs Host Conference Championship Games as Top-4 Seeds Remain The top-4 seeds in this year's NFL playoffs won their divisional round games to set up a super weekend of conference championship games. Three of the four teams won and covered as favorites, while the Saints (-8) held off the Eagles 20-14. A late missed field goal by the Saints cost New Orleans point spread bettors a chance to cover, and a majority of the side bets at the sportsbooks supported the underdog Eagles. ... More