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.

Clowney trade makes Seahawks’ win total an attractive bet

The Houston Texans settled their holdout situation with former first round pick Jadeveon Clowney over the weekend by trading him to the Seattle Seahawks. The Pro Bowl defensive end signed his franchise tender immediately following the trade making him eligible for Week 1. We examine the impact he'll have on Seattle's win total this season.

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 [...]

Scott Shapiro’s NFL Playoff Selections and Analysis- Sunday’s Divisional Round

The second doubleheader in the National Football League divisional round playoffs gets rolling at 1:05 p.m. EST on Sunday. Much like with Saturday’s twin bill, I am going to attempt to buck the trend of favorites doing well in this round by backing the two dogs. Los Angeles Chargers at New England Patriots -4.0 (1:05 PM EST) The #NFLPlayoffs continues Sunday w/ #fightforeachother traveling to #GoPats. @ScottShap34 discusses the battle of veteran cubes w/ @EJXD2 — BetAmerica Sportsbook (@BetAmericaSport) [...]

Scott Shapiro’s Week 16 NFL 4-Pack

I am hopeful to close out the 2018 regular season in style with this being the final “NFL 4-Pack” write up of the year. I will be off during the squirrelly Week 17, but back to share my thoughts once the playoffs commence. In the meantime, be sure to follow @BetAmericaSport on Twitter So without further ado…. Philadelphia Eagles (-1.5) vs Houston Texans Is it happening again? When the defending champions looked dead to rights after losing to NFC East [...]

Rematch of NFC Divisional Round Game Gets Things Started in Thursday Night Opener

The 2018-2019 NFL regular season kicks off on Thursday night as the defending champion Philadelphia Eagles host the Atlanta Falcons. These two teams met last year in the Divisional round and it came down to the final play. Matt Ryan was unable to deliver on a fourth and goal from the Eagles 2-yard line and the rest was history as Philly went on to capture their first Super Bowl. Two teams likely to be extremely competitive in the NFC again [...]

2018 Philadelphia Eagles Need Wentz Back

by DS Williamson Carson Wentz and Doug Pederson shocked the world by toppling the Patriots in the Super Bowl during a thrilling gauntlet of a game. The 2018 Philadelphia Eagles will look to become the first team since 2004 and 2005 to repeat as champions, which just goes to show you how hard it is to win in this league. Pederson's crew is systematically built for the long haul and added some great pieces, but also lost a few. The [...]