About Scott Shapiro

Scott has been handicapping sports and horse racing since he was a teenager in New Jersey. He focuses on pro football, college basketball, Kentucky racing and golf. He had an extremely successful 2018 in his first season as a BetAmerica NFL analyst, with a 44-33-5 record against the spread, and is having another winning season with just a few weeks to go in 2019. You can find Scott on Twitter (@scottshap34), watch him on the Churchill Downs simulcast show and hear his thoughts on the “Who Do Ya Like Podcast,” which can be found on Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Stitcher and Google Podcasts.

Scott Shapiro’s Week 15 NFL Six Pack

BetAmerica analyst Scott Shapiro takes a deep dive on Patriots-Bengals, Bears-Packers, Jaguars-Raiders, Rams-Cowboys and more.

Scott Shapiro’s Thursday Night Football preview: Jets at Ravens

After a week of action that saw one of the most entertaining games of the year in New Orleans and some extremely poor officiating throughout the league, NFL fans get a mismatch on paper to kick off Week 15.

Scott Shapiro’s Week 14 NFL Six Pack

We are at the quarter pole in the 2019 National Football League season, and as they turn for home, it is Lamar Jackson and the Ravens who are the current favorites (+250 on BetAmerica) to hoist the Vince Lombardi Trophy.

Scott Shapiro’s Thursday Night Football preview: Cowboys at Bears

The Bears and Cowboys still have four games to make up for their subpar campaigns and can still make the playoffs, but they need to right the ship Thursday.

Scott Shapiro’s Week 13 NFL Six Pack

The bye weeks are over, so even with a trio of games on Thanksgiving there are plenty of options to choose from on the Week 13 Sunday slate. Here are the six games Scott Shapiro likes most.

Scott Shapiro’s Thanksgiving NFL preview

Football fans will get three NFL games to feast on in 2019, including a clash between the Bears and Lions, a crucial matchup with the Bills and Cowboys and a revenge game between the Saints and Falcons.

Scott Shapiro’s Week 12 NFL Six Pack

A pair of high-level, prime-time games, as well as a couple late-afternoon contests between Super Bowl contenders highlight the Week 12 slate in the NFL.

Scott Shapiro’s Thursday Night Football preview: Colts vs. Texans

A crucial game in the AFC South, between the Indianapolis Colts and Houston Texans, will get the Thursday Night Football spotlight this week.

Scott Shapiro’s Week 11 NFL Six Pack

Week 10 was arguably the most entertaining and captivating slate of games from an enjoyable 2019 NFL season. We got a bit of everything—upsets, nail biters and an overtime thriller between two of the best teams in the NFC to close the week. Hopefully the excitement will continue this weekend.

Scott Shapiro’s Thursday Night Football preview: Browns-Steelers

Week 11 commences with an AFC North clash between the surging Pittsburgh Steelers and the disappointing Cleveland Browns. Both teams head into the weekday affair off tightly contested home victories Sunday afternoon.