2018 Army-Navy Betting Preview

For the first time since 2001, Army is favored over Navy. Last year Army beat Navy 14-13 and the Black Knights also won 21-17 as underdogs in 2016. Navy had previously dominated the series, but the Midshipmen will finish this season with a losing record for the first time since 2002. Army also won the Commander-in-Chief Trophy in 2017 for the first time in 21 years. Started in 1972, the trophy is awarded to the service academy that wins the [...]

NHL Wednesday Free Picks – Oilers-Blues, Blackhawks-Ducks on NBCSN

On Wednesday, the Edmonton Oilers travel to St. Louis to battle the Blues while the Chicago Blackhawks take on the Anaheim Ducks on the road in a nationally broadcast double-header on NBC Sports Network. Edmonton’s played close to .500 hockey, going 13-11-2 this season before their Monday night battle with the Dallas Stars. The Oilers are in the thick of the Pacific Division race because no team has yet separated from any other. Edmonton’s opponent on Wednesday hasn’t had nearly [...]

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NFL Power Rankings Week 13

NFL Power Rankings Week 13 1. Los Angeles Rams (11-1 SU and 5-5-2 ATS) Todd Gurley pulling the "I'll just score this touchdown untouched in a few plays anyways" thing where he burned more time off the clock is the ultimate swagger move. Next Game: LAR -3.0 at Chicago 2. New Orleans Saints (10-1 SU and 9-2 ATS) You don't get to keep the spot after you lose a game, especially one that EVERYONE saw. Thanks to less-than-spectacular performances from his counterparts [...]

New England Patriots Sneaking up SBLIII Futures

A deafening loss by the New Orleans Saints did very little to muffle their odds in SBLIII Futures. A lot of that had to do with how the other two top teams fared in Week 13, but the team that everyone gets routinely annoyed by did a ton to back themselves in the book this past weekend. To almost nobody's surprise, the New England Patriots have moved up to +600 as the next best option in Super Bowl futures, and [...]

Week 13 Monday Night Football Betting Preview

The Washington Redskins are feeling the pressure after the Dallas Cowboys beat the New Orleans Saints on NFL Wek 13 Thursday Night Football. The Redskins are a half a game behind he Cowboys for the NFC East Division lead. If Washington doesn’t beat Philadelphia straight up in Week 13 Monday Night Football betting, they’ll fall a full game behind Dallas. For the Eagles, Monday night’s battle is a must win. Philadelphia won’t make the playoffs with a loss. A victory [...]

Depleted Chargers Face Troubled Steelers in Week 13 SNF Betting

The Pittsburgh Steelers look to get back on the winning side of things when they host the L.A. Chargers in NFL Week 13 SNF betting showdown that will help us clear the muddy waters of the AFC playoff picture. Pittsburgh entered Denver on a roll, but the Broncos punched the Steelers in the mouth. They face a team in Week 13 that they could have some trouble beating. The Chargers have gone a scorching 7-1 SU in their last 8. [...]

NFL Week 13 Game of the Week – Minnesota at New England

The NFL Week 13 Game of the Week takes place on the afternoon card, where the Vikings and Patriots are likely to put on an offensive show with precision and two of the top rated quarterbacks showcasing their mettle. The Patriots have won seven of their last eight games and in their four home games during that stretch, New England scored 31, 43, 38 and 38 points in reverse order against the Packers, Chiefs, Colts and Dolphins. Three of those [...]

NFL Week 13 Picks – Cleveland Browns vs. Houston Texans

The Browns continue to play better following the firing of head coach Hue Jackson, but the Texans have won 8-straight games to surge into contention for a top-two playoff seed in the AFC. Off a Monday Night division win over Tennessee, will the Texans continue to over achieve and pound on losing teams? More importantly, are they worth taking in NFL Week 13 picks facing a modest line? Cleveland Browns (4-6-1) at Houston Texans (8-3) Sunday Dec. 2nd – NRG Stadium, [...]

NFL Week 13 Betting – Carolina Panthers at Tampa Bay Buccaneers

Sitting 6-2 three weeks ago and surging towards the playoffs, the Carolina Panthers are now 6-5 and fighting for their playoff lives. A division title is lost as the New Orleans Saints (10-1) are running away with the NFC South and four games clear of the second place Panthers. Carolina is now in a 3-way tie for the second and final NFC wild card spot, but the Panthers should bounce back and explode on offense against the deficient defense of [...]

Big Ten Championship Betting – Will Ohio State Earn a CFP Berth?

With the MIchigan Wolverines soundly in their rearview mirror, Ohio State hopes to get back into the Selection Committee’s good graces with a victory over Northwestern as double-digit favorites in the 2018 Big Ten Championship betting matchup. The Northwestern Wildcats won the Big Ten West (some people call it the Big Ten “B” Division) this season. Will Northwestern prove that they're the best in the conference, or will Ohio State send a glowing memo to the College Football Playoff Selection Committee [...]