The biggest turkeys in sports in 2019

With Thanksgiving just around the corner, let’s reflect on the biggest turkeys of the year, including an unlucky kicker, polarizing NFL figures, a historical fail in the postseason and one master tennis troll.

NFL Roundtable: Is it time to take the Buffalo Bills seriously?

Every week we sit down with BetAmerica Extra columnists Ashley Anderson, James Scully and Scott Shapiro to discuss the latest news from around the NFL. This week they weigh in on Antonio Brown's future, the Patriots' scary good defense and the suddenly relevant Buffalo Bills.

NFL Week 1 Roundtable: Antonio Brown, Lamar Jackson & more

Every week we sit down with BetAmerica Extra columnists Scott Shapiro, James Scully and Ashley Anderson to discuss the latest news from around the NFL. This week we dive into the Antonio Brown saga, Nick Foles' injury woes and Lamar Jackson's breakout game against the Miami Dolphins.

Jaguars Super Bowl odds take a massive hit following Foles injury

Nick Foles' injury has had an immediate - and dramatic - impact on the Jaguars' championship aspirations as the team's Super Bowl 54 odds have lengthened from +3000 to +7175. Jacksonville now has just the 24th best odds to hoist the Vince Lombardi Trophy this February.

Monday Night Football preview: Texans-Saints, Broncos-Raiders

Football fans are in for a treat on Monday night with a Week 1 doubleheader to finish off the opening week of action in the National Football League. Scott Shapiro digs into the odds and offers his thoughts on Texans vs. Saints and Broncos vs. Raiders.

Brown’s release doesn’t move the needle on Raiders’ AFC odds

How much did Antonio Brown mean to the Oakland Raiders? Not much according to oddsmakers. The team’s AFC Conference odds remain unchanged at +4000 following the Raiders’ decision to release the mercurial wide receiver on Saturday.

Oakland Raiders 2019 NFL betting preview

It is hard to believe that a team with a combined 10-22 record in 2017 and 2018 has been the lead on SportsCenter for each of the last two preseasons. Because of Jon Gruden's decision to trade away Khalil Mack in 2018 and Antonio Brown's antics in 2019, the Raiders find themselves on television a lot for a non-contender.

Pittsburgh Steelers 2019 NFL betting preview

The Pittsburgh Steelers head into the 2019 NFL season with a number of question marks, following the departures of Le'Veon Bell and Antonio Brown. Can Mike Tomlin and Ben Roethlisberger continue to keep the ship afloat in the rugged AFC North?

Scott Shapiro’s Week 2 NFL 4-Pack

Week 2 got rolling on Thursday evening in Cincinnati as the Bengals jumped out to a 21-0 lead on three A.J. Green touchdown grabs and held on to win 34-23. As usual, a full slate of NFL games is on tap for Sunday afternoon. Here is my Week 2 4-Pack: Pittsburgh (-5.5) vs Kansas City The Steelers did not look good in their season opener in the rain in Cleveland, but they head home to Heinz Field where they are [...]