650 Results for author: FairwayJay

Tour Championship Betting Preview: Taking Aim At $15 Million And FedEx Cup Title

Off a big week of match-ups and the winner Justin Thomas in our Fairway Foursome at the BMW Championship last week, we continue with our Tour Championship preview, picks and projections. East Lake Golf Club has hosted the Tour Championship since 2004, and the title sponsor FedEx has raised the stakes again this year with a $15 million top prize. The new staggered, strokes-adjusted format this year is drawing plenty of comments (and concerns) knowing that two players that won majors this ... More

Sports Betting Podcast #62: NFLX Week 2, Contests, Iowa Live Sports Betting

Podcast Episode #62: NFLX Week 2, NFL Handicapping Contests, FanDuel Survivor, Iowa Legal Sports Betting Iowa becomes 11th state to legalize sports betting in the U.S., and 4th to have online sports betting. More contests and FanDuel Sportsbook is offering a $100,000 NFL survivor contest along with a $10,000 Week 1 pick 'em contest. The Lines Episode #62 Podcast continues with discussion of NBA schedule release, season over/under win totals and teams taking the most bets. We continue with ... More

FedEx Cup Playoffs – Betting The BMW Championship

BMW Championship Features $9.25 Million Prize Pool And Top 70 Players Remaining in FedEx Playoffs The PGA Tour moves to suburban Chicago and Medinah Country Club for the BMW Championship. The top 70 players in the FedEx Cup standings advanced following last week's event at Liberty National in New Jersey for The Northern Trust. Patrick Reed's victory at 50-1 odds moved him up from No. 50 to No. 2 in the FedEx Cup standings, but this week the top players in the betting market is expected to win. ... More

Sports Betting Podcast #61: Football Contests And Betting Key Numbers

Podcast Episode #61: NFL Handicapping and DFS Contests, Betting Key Numbers and Teasers, Rush Streek Interactive Guest From major sports handicapping contests to daily fantasy sports (DFS) contests, we cover the sports betting news with updates in Podcast Episode #61 at The Lines. Our sports betting podcast this week also includes NFL key numbers and teaser strategies. The mission of TheLines is to provide our readers with sharp analysis and opinion from our team of sports betting ... More

NFL Preseason Betting Tips And Strategy

Plenty of NFL news as the first full week of NFL preseason action kicks off. We've already seen more scoring than expected with over/unders going 9-4 with more games yet this weekend. Three of the four games that went under the total barely stayed under by 2 points or less. We'll see the bookmakers make adjustments into Week 2 of the preseason with increased scoring. Betting NFL preseason football involves different tips and strategies than the regular season, and I chipped in some additio... More

Sports Betting Podcast #60: NFL Preseason Betting And 2019 Win Totals

Episode #60: NFL Preseason Betting, Win Totals And FanDuel Guest The mission of TheLines is to provide our readers with sharp analysis and opinion from our team of sports betting industry experts. And that’s exactly what we do on TheLines sports betting podcast, covering the biggest, most important, and often the most ridiculous stories from the past week. Listen in as Matt Brown, Brett Collson and FairwayJay cut through the crap and tackle the topics you need to know about. Podcast: ... More

Three Preseason Quarterback Competitions And Odds To Win Week 1 Start

Redskins QB trio is tightest competition with Dolphins and Giants veteran QB's early leaders August has arrived and football season is just a 3rd and 5 completion away from moving the chains. NFL training camps are in full pads and preseason football is ready to kickoff starting with the Hall of Fame Game Aug. 1 followed by the first preseason games the following week. While many star players will take few, if any, snaps during preseason, others will be trying to impress their teammates ... More

Heisman Trophy: 2019 Odds And Favorites

My latest article and update at The Lines is the Heisman Trophy odds and leading candidates to capture the award. Clemson QB Trevor Lawrence and Alabama QB Tua Tagovailoa are the favorites, and those two teams are the overwhelming favorites to return to the 2020 national championship game. We correctly called Clemson's outright underdog win over Alabama in the 2019 national championship in an article and breakdown at Forbes, and Lawrence will be tough to beat if he remains healthy as Clemson ... More