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Ballon D’Or Dream Team Announced by France Football

 Ballon D’Or Dream Team Announced by France Football

Specialized soccer magazine and website France Football made a big announcement recently, the Ballon D’Or Dream Team, a historical starting eleven chosen by the votes of 140 different sports journalists from around the world. 

Submitted by C Costigan on, Mar/04/2021

Washington Football Team Getting Rid of Its Cheerleading Squad After 50 Years

Washington Football Team Getting Rid of Its Cheerleading Squad After 50 Years

Washington will not have cheerleaders for the first time since the NFL’s longest-running cheerleading team was founded in 1962, with a coed dance team taking its place.

Submitted by Associated Press on, Mar/03/2021

Cardinals Agree to Terms With JJ Watt

Cardinals Agree to Terms With JJ Watt

The team announced the deal with the free-agent edge rusher on Monday. Watt was released last month by the Houston Texans, for whom he won three NFL Defensive Player of the Year awards.

Submitted by Associated Press on, Mar/01/2021

Russell Wilson Latest Trade Odds for 31 Teams

Russell Wilson Latest Trade Odds for 31 Teams

The Raiders were the favorites when odds for Russell Wilson's next team were released on February 9, and they remain the favorites on the latest wagering board.

Submitted by C Costigan on, Feb/25/2021

Betting on a Quarterback’s Next Team

Betting on a Quarterback’s Next Team

The starting quarterback carousel still has a long way to go this postseason. Matthew Stafford, Jared Goff, and Carson Wentz have all changed teams, but the sports betting world is keeping an eye on even bigger names out there.

Submitted by C Costigan on, Feb/24/2021

Marcus Mariota Favored to Become Patriots Next Quarterback

Marcus Mariota Favored to Become Patriots Next Quarterback

The football world is wondering who Bill Belichick and Josh McDaniels will be coaching up this offseason.

Submitted by C Costigan on, Feb/24/2021

No Real Change in Colts Odds With Wentz Trade

No Real Change in Colts Odds With Wentz Trade

While some sportsbooks saw the addition of Carson Wentz an improvement to the Colts' Super Bowl chances, some are not as bullish on the former Eagle.

Submitted by C Costigan on, Feb/18/2021

Colts Super Bowl 2022 Odds Improve With Wentz Trade

Colts Super Bowl 2022 Odds Improve With Wentz Trade

While going from no quarterback to Carson Wentz may not been seen as much of an upgrade in the eyes of some, the oddsmakers are giving the Colts slightly better championship chances following the trade with Philadelphia.

Submitted by C Costigan on, Feb/18/2021

Carson Wentz Traded to Colts for Two Draft Picks

The Carson Wentz era is officially over in Philadelphia. The Eagles on Thursday traded their former franchise quarterback to the Indianapolis Colts for draft picks, according to ESPN’s Adam Schefter.

Submitted by Don Shapiro on, Feb/18/2021

Pacman Jones Bar Fight Video Shows Violent Chaos ... People Throwing Chairs

TMZ.com Tuesday morning released exclusive video footage of a bar fight involving former NFL player and casino cheat Adam "Pacman" Jones, which shows chairs being thrown and barstools flying.

Submitted by Jagajeet Chiba on, Feb/16/2021

Bovada Won't Be Paying Streaker....But They Will Be Paying Both Sides of Bet to Others

Bovada Won't Be Paying Streaker....But They Will Be Paying Both Sides of Bet to Others

A Super Bowl streaker has changed his story three times, and nobody is buying any of it.

Submitted by Jagajeet Chiba on, Feb/15/2021

Former 38-Year-Old NFL Player Vincent Jackson Found Dead in Hotel Room

Former 38-Year-Old NFL Player Vincent Jackson Found Dead in Hotel Room

Former NFL wide receiver Vincent Jackson was found dead Monday at a Florida hotel room, days after authorities spoke with him as part of a welfare check, according to the Hillsborough County Sheriff’s Office.

Submitted by Associated Press on, Feb/15/2021

Pacman Jones Arrested Again: This Time for Assault

Pacman Jones Arrested Again: This Time for Assault

Former NFL cornerback and casino cheat Adam "Pacman" Jones was arrested on Monday morning in Hamilton County, Ohio, according to court documents obtained by WCPO Cincinnati.  He is accused of punching and kicking a person in the head.

Submitted by Jagajeet Chiba on, Feb/15/2021

Odds on Brady Apologizing to "Whiny Brat"

Odds on Brady Apologizing

BetOnline has created odds on whether or not Tom Brady will apologize to Vince Lombardi’s whiny granddaughter for throwing her family trophy.

Submitted by Nagesh Rath on, Feb/14/2021

Bryan DeArdo: Watt's 5 Likely Landing Spots

Bryan DeArdo: Watt's 5 Likely Landing Spots

DeArdo: "The Steelers make the most sense because it would reunite him with his brothers, T.J. and Derek."

Submitted by Dan Shapiro on, Feb/12/2021

Packers and Steelers Top List for Watt's Next Team

Packers and Steelers Top List for Watt's Next Team

It seems obvious that J.J. Watt could join his brothers in Pittsburgh next season, but the number-crunchers point to a different landing spot for the future Hall of Famer.

Submitted by C Costigan on, Feb/12/2021

Texans Release JJ Watt: Watson Wants Trade Too

Texans Release JJ Watt: Watson Wants Trade Too

J.J. Watt and the Houston Texans have “mutually agreed to part ways,” ending the tenure of the face of the franchise and adding another huge change to an offseason filled with upheaval.

Submitted by Associated Press on, Feb/12/2021

Early NFL Draft Odds 2021 for Top Picks, QBs, WRs and Najee Harris

Early NFL Draft Odds 2021 for Top Picks, QBs, WRs and Najee Harris

The 2021 NFL Draft is more than two months away, but the oddsmakers are getting an early start on their pick projections.

Submitted by C Costigan on, Feb/12/2021

NFL Division Odds for 2021 Season

NFL Division Odds for 2021 Season

More than half of the projected division victors are different when comparing last year's odds to the 2021 season's odds.

Submitted by C Costigan on, Feb/11/2021

Looking Ahead to the NFL Draft

Looking Ahead to the NFL Draft

Tom Brady and Rob Gronkowski are still wearing their Mickey Mouse ears from this week’s trip to Disney World, and Patrick Mahomes is still aching from the Super Bowl-record 29 pressures he faced from the Buccaneers defense. But it is never too early to look ahead to the NFL Draft. 

Submitted by C Costigan on, Feb/10/2021

Odds to Win the 2021 FCS National Championship - Spring College Football

Odds to Win the 2021 FCS National Championship - Spring College Football

Football isn't over just yet.  The FCS level of college football (NCAA Division I-AA) kicks off this Saturday with a lone matchup between McNeese State and Tarleton State.

Submitted by C Costigan on, Feb/10/2021

Russell Wilson Next Team Odds Posted as Trade Talk Heats Up

Russell Wilson Next Team Odds Posted as Trade Talk Heats Up

Seattle Seahawks starting quarterback Russell Wilson appeared on the Dan Patrick Show Tuesday morning and made some news.

Submitted by Tyrone Black on, Feb/10/2021

Wentz to Bears and Watson to Jets, According to Latest QB Odds

Wentz to Bears and Watson to Jets, According to Latest QB Odds

Below you will find updated team odds for Carson Wentz and Deshaun Watson, should they be traded or released.

Submitted by C Costigan on, Feb/09/2021

Streaker's $50K Prop Bet Claim Suspect

Streaker's $50K Prop Bet Claim Suspect

A Florida man has been identified as the “Super Bowl streaker” claims he placed a $50,000 bet on the Super Bowl prop asking if there would be a streaker taking to the field. 

Submitted by C Costigan on, Feb/09/2021

Marty Schottenheimer, NFL Coach With 200 Wins, Dies at 77

Marty Schottenheimer, NFL coach with 200 wins, dies at 77

Marty Schottenheimer, who won 200 regular-season games with four NFL teams thanks to his “Martyball” brand of smash-mouth football but regularly fell short in the playoffs, has died. He was 77.

Submitted by Associated Press on, Feb/09/2021

Bucs' Super Bowl LVI Odds Drop After Victory

The Bucs have put Vegas on notice.  After Tampa Bay embarrassed the Chiefs in Super Bowl LV, the oddsmakers have dropped the Bucs odds for next season.

Submitted by C Costigan on, Feb/08/2021

Super Bowl LV Prop Bets

Gambling911.com has your Super Bowl LV prop bets, courtesy of BetOnline.

Submitted by C Costigan on, Feb/07/2021

Bucs Win Not Good for Books

Bucs Win Not Good for Books

The betting public backed the Bucs heavy to win the 2021 Super Bowl during the offseason and those futures paid off, much to the disdain of the sportsbooks.

Submitted by Mary Montgomery on, Feb/07/2021

What is BetOnline's Biggest Liability for Super Bowl LV?

What is BetOnline's Biggest Liability for Super Bowl LV?

For the sportsbooks to have a banner day this Super Bowl LV, the following scenario would be perfect

Submitted by Dan Shapiro on, Feb/07/2021

Super Bowl LV: Warm-Up and General Props Review

Super Bowl LV: Warm-Up and General Props Review

As we move toward Super Bowl LV, we’re taking a look at some of the many prop bets that you can find action on ahead of the game. This game offers more prop bets than just about any other sporting event due to its high popularity.

Submitted by C Costigan on, Feb/07/2021

Breaking News

Can I Bet on Draftkings Sportsbook App From California?

Can I Bet on Draftkings Sportsbook App From California?

You will not be able to bet using the Draftkings sportsbook app from California as that state is yet to amend its laws applying to sports wagering.  International websites are also accessible from CA however.

Harry, Meghan Interview Scores Massive U.S. Ratings

Harry, Meghan Interview Scores Massive U.S. Ratings

How many people watched the Prince Harry, Meghan Markle bombshell tell-all interview conducted by Oprah Winfrey Sunday night.

Bitcoin to Join Stocks and Bonds as Part of the Classic Balanced Portfolio

Bitcoin to Join Stocks and Bonds as Part of the Classic Balanced Portfolio

Ark Invest’s Cathie Wood spoke on CNBC’s “Closing Bell” Monday afternoon. She said she believes cryptocurrencies could stabilize and eventually behave like bonds.