Bears, Texans are favorites among underdog bets

Bear with me.Image: Getty Images After a Week 1 that saw bettors nail their underdog pick of the week — Chicago over San Francisco — gamblers are riding the hot hand and rolling with Da Bears once again in Week 2 to take down their “owner” Aaron Rodgers and the Green Bay Packers. However, this … Read more

The garbage kicking, field-goal missing, place-kicking phenomenon that opened the 2022 NFL season

Problem shooter?Image: Getty Images I firmly believe that I’m not the only person who had a warm feeling all inside the chest region on Sunday. That lovely feeling wasn’t provided by a lovely smelling indica from the dispensary. It came from the reality that the NFL had finally returned. No more training camp tales about … Read more

Texans, Bears, Giants, Seahawks, Jets

1. New York Jets Image: Getty Images The Jets had a pretty good offseason. Unfortunately, they probably won’t improve enough to make a huge impact in the standings. At best, they’ll be the third-best team in the AFC East which isn’t exactly the toughest division in the NFL. And Zach Wilson is likely to miss … Read more

Hot mic’d Little Leaguer at LLWS says ESPN rigged game

We feel you, Kid.screenshot: ESPN If you’ve ever gambled on sports, you know the feeling. You spend all your time prepping, finding the perfect line, and studying the trends in order to maximize the money you can win. You get through the first three legs of your four-game parlay totally unscathed and all that’s left … Read more

Analyzing Jimmy Garoppolo’s next-team odds

Jimmy Garoppolo is still in San AP Most people thought Jimmy Garoppolo would be traded long ago. Yet, with barely more than a month until the start of the NFL regular season, Garoppolo is still a 49er. At this point, it’d be easy to assume that Garoppolo will remain on the team for at … Read more

Matt Ryan goes to Indianapolis Colts

Matt Ryan could enjoy a career renaissance in Getty Images Since Andrew Luck’s surprise retirement during the 2019 preseason, the Indianapolis Colts have been salvaging every down-on-his-luck quarterback they find. During the 2020 season, they took a flier on Philip Rivers. Rivers became available in his 17th season and led the Colts to an … Read more