Super Bowl LIII: 4 Factors Will Determine Who Lifts the Vince Lombardi Trophy

The Los Angeles Rams and New England Patriots duke it out at Mercedes-Benz Stadium this Sunday in Super Bowl LIII. After analyzing the matchup every which way, it looks like the winner will come down to 4 Super Bowl LIII factors. Obviously there are tons of elements that are going to influence this game, but for betting purposes you have to eventually narrow your focus. Keep reading for the 4 factors that will determine who lifts the Vince Lombardi Trophy [...]

Scully’s NFL Championship Preview

A pair of overtime thrillers decided this year’s Super Bowl match-up, with the Los Angeles Rams and New England Patriots winning conference championships on the road. The Rams opened as a slight choice but bettors quickly pushed New England into the favorite’s role. From 1983-to-2012, a span of 29 years, every Super Bowl favorite was giving at least three points and that led to numerous blowout wins. But underdogs have fared well this century, recording a 10-4-1 ATS record in [...]

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Super Bowl Player Props – Grading The Best Offensive Player Bets

In only a few days, the Rams will attempt to win their second Super Bowl and their first in Los Angeles. Most feel that if the Rams are to do that, their top players on both sides of the ball must step it up. That’s excellent news to those looking to attack Super Bowl player props this weekend. This is a game that is going to feature a double dose of offense, with two of the best architects doing putting [...]

SBLIII – Do NFL Running Backs Matter?

Over the past few seasons, a very strange debate has broken out. Do NFL running backs matter in the grand scheme of the game? With Super Bowl LIII barreling down our throats on Sunday, February 3rd, it's a discussion worth having especially when you consider how much one team is paying for the services of their running game compared to their opponent. Yes, of course we're talking Todd Gurley here. Before we broach his impact on this subject, we should [...]

Revisiting Super Bowl XXXVI – The One Where Tom Brady Became A Thing

When the Los Angeles Rams and New England Patriots battle it out at Mercedes-Benz Stadium in Atlanta this Sunday, it will be more than just a football game. Often, the days leading up to Super Bowls are filled with hyperbole, but in this case, the hype is real. This is, after all, a rematch of Super Bowl XXXVI where the Patriots provided one of the largest upsets in the history of the championship game. The last time the Rams and [...]

[VIDEO] – Scully and Shapiro Discuss Super Bowl Betting Strategies

There's a reason that there are so many Super Bowl betting strategies out there. Simply put, you won't find a game with more historical betting statistics in all of sports betting. The question is whether or not you should treat the Super Bowl a mutually exclusive entity, or take in to consideration the other 52 itterations of the contest. James Scully sat down with Scott Shapiro to discuss this angle. Check out the video below: It's very easy to get [...]

[VIDEO] – Scully & Shapiro Discuss Crazy Super Bowl Line Movement

In what has been a somewhat unprecedented event, the public and the oddsmakers have been bullying the Super Bowl spread since it opened at LAR -1.0. Almost immediately, the line rushed towards the Patriots and has been hovering around NE -3.0 through this week. The total has remained sky-high at 58.0 points. James Scully and Scott Shapiro sat down to discuss the intense Super Bowl line movement at length in order to gauge the market's reaction. Do the Patriots deserve the [...]

2019 NFL Pro Bowl Betting – The Super Bowl has a higher total

The NFL has made it a mission to turn the 2019 Pro Bowl betting matchup into something more than just a glorified, meaningless, celebration. They’ve sort of succeeded? The last two Pro Bowls have been dink and dunk contests both won by the AFC, 20-13 in 2016 and 24-23 in 2017, and each has turned the clock back on the idea that the OVER in the Pro Bowl is guaranteed money like it used to be. You want to know [...]

NFL MVP – The Case for Aaron Donald

The NFL announces winners of its awards on Feb. 2, the night before Super Bowl 53 and the NFL MVP has basically come down to three candidates. The first two are quarterbacks Patrick Mahomes and Drew Brees. There should be a viable third candidate as well. NFL MVP Odds (prior to playoffs) Patrick Mahomes -250 Drew Brees +170 Mahomes took over for Alex Smith in what was a pretty controversial call that slightly polarized fans. Smith was efficient and a [...]

Early Super Bowl 53 Betting Line Swings To Patriots

A lot has happened since the Patriots and Rams played each other in the Super Bowl seventeen seasons ago. Tom Brady's iconic journey was just beginning. Jared Goff was seven years old. The Rams were in St. Louis. The Patriots entered that game as 14-point underdogs, a stark contrast to the early Super Bowl 53 betting line where they're now 2.0 point favorites. This is a classic battle of the old school defending against the rise of the new school, [...]