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Giants vs. Jets Betting Odds – Preseason Week 2: 80 Percent on the Under

The Giants vs. Jets betting odds for Week 2 of the 2012 Preseason Saturday had the Jets as a -1 point favorite at WagerWeb.com

Submitted by Mary Montgomery on, Aug/17/2012

San Francisco 49ers Odds to Win 2013 Super Bowl: Payout Would Be Four Figures

The San Francisco 49ers odds to win the 2013 Super Bowl were listed at 10/1 at WagerWeb.com for a payout potential of $1000 on every $100 bet (likewise a $10 bet could potentially pay out $100). 

Submitted by Mary Montgomery on, Aug/17/2012

Atlanta Falcons 2012 NFL Regular Season Win Totals Betting

The online oddsmakers have assigned a line of OVER/UNDER 9.5 to the 2012 NFL Regular Season Win Totals betting option available at Bookmaker.eu.  Here is what’s a little surprising in that the oddsmakers do not believe this Falcons team can win more than 9 regular season games in 2012.  The UNDER features a line of -155.  Needless-to-say, that OVER priced at +125 is mouthwatering for a potential payout of $125 on every $100 bet or $12.50 o

Submitted by Don Shapiro on, Aug/17/2012

Oakland Raiders vs. Arizona Cardinals Line at -6

The Oakland Raiders vs. Arizona Cardinals line was posted at -6 in favor of Oakland for Friday’s late night Preseason NFL game.   55 percent of those betting this game were backing the underdog Raiders here at WagerWeb.com

Submitted by Don Shapiro on, Aug/17/2012

New York Jets 2012 Odds: Comes Down to Tebow vs. Sanchez

The New York Jets 2012 odds have the franchise at long 6/1 odds to win the AFC East (with New England a huge favorite) and at 11/1 odds to win the 2013 AFC Championship.  Everything seems to hinge on who will ultimately be named the starting quarterback:  Tim Tebow or Mark Sanchez.

Submitted by Don Shapiro on, Aug/17/2012

Jaguars vs. Saints Betting Line - 2012 Preseason NFL: Heavy Injuries for Jacksonville

The Jaguars vs. Saints betting line had New Orleans as a -6.5 point favorite, though Gambling911.com has seen the number at -7 at some online books. 

Submitted by Ean Lamb on, Aug/17/2012

Detroit Lions vs. Baltimore Ravens Line at -2.5: 65 Percent of Public Backs the Dog

The Detroit Lions vs. Baltimore Ravens betting line had the Ravens as a -2.5 favorite vs. a Detroit team that was getting around 65 percent of the public betting action at Bookmaker.eu

The spread on this game was ranging between -1 to -2.5 across the board. 

Submitted by Ean Lamb on, Aug/16/2012

Bills vs. Vikings Line Between -1 and -2.5 Favoring Minnesota

The Bills vs. Vikings line for Week 2 of the NFL Preseason had Minnesota as a -1 to -2.5 point favorite depending on the book.  Bookmaker.eu offered a line of -2.5 with even betting action on both sides, so Gambling911.com does not anticipate this number moving more than a half point before game time. 

Submitted by Ean Lamb on, Aug/16/2012

Titans vs. Bucs Betting Line – Preseason NFL 2012: Heavy Tennessee Backing

The Titans vs. Bucs betting line for Week 2 of the Preseason NFL 2012 had Tampa Bay anywhere from a -1 point favorite to -3.5 depending on the sportsbook.  Wagerweb.com listed the Buccaneers as a -3 point favorite.  Tennessee, as the underdog, was seeing 70 percent of the public betting action on the spread. 

Submitted by Dan Shapiro on, Aug/16/2012

Denver Broncos Odds to Win AFC West: Elway Says Manning Throwing Ball Better Than Ever

The Denver Broncos odds to win the 2012 AFC West still had terrific value considering the payout would be $15.50 on every $10 bet at WagerWeb.com as the team’s Executive in charge John Elway claimed Thursday that starting quarterback Peyton Manning is “throwing the ball better than ever”. 

Submitted by Don Shapiro on, Aug/16/2012

2012 Week 2 Preseason NFL Betting Odds: Eight Underdogs See More Public Action

The 2012 Week 2 Preseason NFL betting odds are out and available at Bookmaker.eu here

Some interesting observations made by Gambling911.com:

*Eight of the underdogs were seeing more of the public action.  That’s half of the sixteen games being played.

Submitted by Don Shapiro on, Aug/16/2012

Dolphins vs. Panthers Line at Carolina -4: Preseason NFL August 17

Those of you betting Preseason NFL on Friday August 17, take note.  The Dolphins vs. Panthers line had Carolina as a -4 point favorite at Bookmaker.eu

Submitted by Don Shapiro on, Aug/16/2012

How to Bet NFL Point Spreads

Want to learn how to bet NFL Point Spreads? So you want to tackle the beast that is football betting, but you have no idea where to start, not a clue what a spread is other than another word for buffet. The moneyline? You’re still in the dark. Over/Under? Well, a little light is coming through.

Submitted by Guest on, Aug/16/2012

Cleveland Browns vs. Green Bay Packers Line at Pack -2.5 to -3

The Cleveland Browns vs. Green Bay Packers line was coming in at Packers -2.5 to -3 depending on the book.  Belmont.com had this one at Green Bay -3

Submitted by Dan Shapiro on, Aug/15/2012

Cantor Gaming Combines Fantasy Football and Gambling

Gambling911.com reported just the other day on how Web-based sportsbooks such as Northbet were starting to enter the Fantasy Football fray.  Now comes word that gambling giant Cantor Gaming will be offering its own Fantasy Football variant.

And, yes, there is gambling involved. 

Submitted by Aaron Goldstein on, Aug/15/2012

Bengals vs. Falcons Line: Preseason NFL August 15

The Bengals vs. Falcons line had Atlanta between a -4 and -5 point favorite Thursday night.  This game goes off at 8 pm EDT and can be bet online at WagerWeb.com here

Submitted by Don Shapiro on, Aug/15/2012

2012 Preseason Team Quarterback Ratings – Top 6

Tony George of TonyGeorgeSports.com has released his 2012 Preseason NFL Team Quarterback Ratings and here they are….

Submitted by Tony George on, Aug/14/2012

Chicago Bears 2012 Odds to Win NFC North: Brian Urlacher to Undergo Knee Surgery

News that middle linebacker Brian Urlacher is set to undergo arthroscopic surgery on his left knee likely will not alter the Chicago Bears 2012 odds of winning the NFC North, which at press time had them paying out $350 for every $100 bet at Bookmaker.eu

Submitted by Dan Shapiro on, Aug/14/2012

Carolina Panthers Odds to Win 2013 Super Bowl: Stroup Says Team has Value

At 40/1 odds, the Carolina Panthers winning the 2013 Super Bowl would result in quite the windfall.

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In a division where the favorite, New Orleans Saints, enter the season mired in controversy, Carolina has an excellent shot at advancing deep into the Playoffs provided all the pieces come together.

Submitted by Don Shapiro on, Aug/14/2012

New York Giants Odds to Win NFC East, 2013 Super Bowl: Hakeem Nicks Activated

The New York Giants were an absolutely ridiculous 18/1 odds long shot to win the 2013 Super Bowl despite being the reigning champions.  The folks at WagerWeb.com, along with other online bookmakers, don’t even have the Giants winning the NFC East.  That honor goes to the Philadelphia Eagles, though both teams paid slightly better than EVEN odds at the time this was published – August 13, 2012. 

Submitted by Don Shapiro on, Aug/13/2012

‘Hard Knocks’ or Hard Luck: Is HBO NFL Reality Show a Jinx?

Sports Illustrated.

Madden football video games.

The latest season of "Hard Knocks."

The latest season of "Hard Knocks?"

Yup, it looks like HBO's NFL-themed reality TV show "Hard Knocks," which premiered its seventh season last week, has become the latest form of sports media to jinx the athletes it embraces.

Submitted by Thomas Somach on, Aug/13/2012

Free Fantasy Football Now Available at Northbet

If a sportsbook, racebook, and casino aren’t enough to get your gaming fix, Northbet has added another option with free fantasy football.  This will be Nothbet’s second season offering free weekly contests to all of its customers.  The weekly contests use a salary cap format that allows customers to choose the players they want to fill a weekly roster without exceeding the salary cap value.  Unlike traditional fantasy football with long drafts and the fear of season-ending injuries, Northbet’s weekly cont

Submitted by Guest on, Aug/13/2012

Oakland Raiders Odds to Win the 2013 Super Bowl: Payout Would be Huge

The Oakland Raiders odds to win the 2013 Super Bowl were coming in at 60-1, and this is a team you might not want to overlook, especially at this great value

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Submitted by Don Shapiro on, Aug/13/2012

Odds to Win Super Bowl XLVII

Carrie Stroup here with a look at the odds to win Super Bowl XLVII, courtesy of our friends at Sportsbook, who were offering up to $350 in FREE CASH to qualified customers.

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Submitted by Carrie Stroup on, Aug/13/2012

Dallas Cowboys vs. Oakland Raiders Line at -1: Preseason NFL August 13

The Dallas Cowboys vs. Oakland Raiders line for August 13 was coming in at Raiders -1 at WagerWeb.com, which was currently offering up to $1000 in FREE BETS to qualified customers here

Submitted by Don Shapiro on, Aug/13/2012

Indianapolis Colts 2012 Regular Season Win Totals Odds

The Indianapolis Colts 2012 regular season win total odds were coming in at OVER/UNDER 5 with oddsmakers at Sportsbook.com believing first round starting quarterback Andrew Luck will carry this team to at least 6 wins with a line of -130.  The UNDER 5 pays slightly better than EVEN odds. 

Submitted by Carrie Stroup on, Aug/13/2012

Green Bay Packers Odds to Win 2013 Super Bowl Still 5-1 After Cedric Benson Signing

The Green Bay Packers odds to win the 2013 Super Bowl were coming in at 5/1 immediately after the announcement of Cedric Benson’s signing Sunday. 

Submitted by danbdan on, Aug/12/2012

NFL Preseason Football Betting Odds – August 11, 2012

NFL Preseason Football betting odds for August 11, 2012 featured Houston vs. Carolina and Tennessee vs. Seattle.  Carolina opened as a -1 point favorite but the line has since moved to -3.  The Panthers are listed with 5/1 odds of winning the NFC South, a division that features a favorite Saints team marred in controversy and a Falcons team that never quite seems to meet expectations (especially when it comes to the post season).

Submitted by Don Shapiro on, Aug/11/2012

Odds to Win the 2013 NFC Conference

Odds to win the 2013 NFC Conference had the Green Bay Packers paying $250 for every $100 bet at WagerWeb.com.

Submitted by Don Shapiro on, Aug/10/2012

Odds to Win the 2013 AFC Conference

Odds to win the 2013 AFC Conference had the New England Patriots paying $265 for every $100 bet at WagerWeb.com.

Submitted by Don Shapiro on, Aug/10/2012

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