Five NFL players primed for breakout seasons in 2019

You've likely set a draft date for your fantasy football league and are plotting feverishly to pick up a guy like Patrick Mahomes or Julio Jones. But finding the perfect breakout player is just as important to winning in fantasy, or finding value in a team that may defy expectations and go on a playoff run. Here are five players poised to experience a breakout year in 2019, based off of coaching changes, rotating roster pieces and added experience at the pro level.

Monday night NFL preseason preview: 49ers at Broncos

The San Francisco 49ers will try to keep rolling Monday night, when they take on Denver at Mile High Stadium. We have odds and a pick for this intriguing preseason matchup.

Who Do Ya Like Podcast: The NFL, the Travers Stakes, and this Saturday at the Spa with James Scully

On this week's episode of the Who Do Ya Like Podcast, Scott Shapiro welcomes in James Scully to talk about the National Football League, next weekend's Travers Stakes, and this Saturday's late Pick 5 at Saratoga. James gives Scott his team to fade in the NFL, as well as two squads he expects to exceed expectations in 2019.

NFL: Breaking down the weakest link on every AFC team

Following the first full week of the NFL preseason, we're left with plenty to break down—the good, the bad and the downright awful. Let's take a look at the AFC and the most glaring weakness on each team in the conference.

Week 1 NFL preseason game-by-game odds and picks

It's is a perfect time to bet on football, as the bettor often has as much advantage as the sportsbook when it comes to predicting preseason play.

Early look NFL preview: Denver Broncos

Denver Broncos Head coach: Vic Fangio (first year) Last year’s record: 6-10 First game: Sept. 9 at Oakland Raiders Win total: Over/Under 7 (Over 7 -115, Under 7 -105) Super Bowl odds: +6600 Vance Joseph didn’t last long as the Broncos head coach. Since he took over for Gary Kubiak, who led the Broncos to a Super Bowl win in 2015, Joseph went 11-21 in two seasons as head coach. Quarterback play didn’t help much, as Trevor Siemian and Case [...]

Broncos-Falcons Hall of Fame Game preview

The painstaking drought has finally ended. On Thursday the NFL takes over prime-time television, as the Atlanta Falcons host the Denver Broncos in the Hall of Fame Game on NBC. The official kickoff to the NFL preseason will begin at 8 p.m. ET in Canton, Ohio, as part of the festivities leading up to the Pro Football Hall of Fame induction ceremony. While you won’t see much, if any, playing time from Falcons quarterback Matt Ryan or newly healed running [...]

Which former NFL free agents will have an impact in 2019?

In the age of free agency, pro sports is a shifting landscape each season (see: the NBA for the last couple weeks). So, when thinking about wagers for the 2019 NFL season, it's important to know who landed where in the offseason. Here are 10 free agents who are sure to make an impact this season. Landon Collins, Washington Redskins Collins is a throwback NFL safety. He has somehow always been underrated because he played for the under-performing New York [...]

Five games to watch during the NFL preseason

The NFL preseason kicks off Aug. 1. Here are some of the more interesting matchups. Denver Broncos vs. Atlanta Falcons, Aug. 1 Both teams participating in the annual Hall of Fame game are borderline playoff squads, so it will be interesting to see if their young talent plays well. Washington Redskins at Cleveland Browns, Aug. 8 The Browns are favored to win the AFC North, and this will be our first look at the team with Odell Beckham Jr. on [...]

Los Angeles Rams Open As Super Bowl 54 Co-Favorite

The blood on Jared Goff's hand isn't even dry, but sports betting is a forward-looking type of hobby so let's wait a minute to digest the New England Patriots winning Super Bowl 53 and look ahead to the Super Bowl 54 futures. Los Angeles Rams +750 to win Super Bowl 54 No touchdowns in Super Bowl LIII? problem? Yes, they just lost the Super Bowl three hours ago, but that hasn't faded their future value in the eyes' of [...]