Football (American)

Patrick Mahomes is the highest-paid player in sports, and several sportsbooks are offering prop bets on the Kansas City quarterback. (Image: Sports Illustrated)

Sportsbooks Offering Rich Amount of Patrick Mahomes Prop Bets

With Kansas City Chiefs quarterback Patrick Mahomes signing a record, 10-year, $503-million contract extension, sportsbooks are putting up some interesting prop bets. Several facilities are posting lines on everything from how many Super Bowls he’ll win to over/under lines on his passing yards and touchdowns this season. The Westgate SuperBook […]

The Philadelphia Eagles and Dallas Cowboys will be vying for the NFC East title once again. (Image: Roland Martinez/Getty)

NFC East Odds: Another Year, Another Cowboys/Eagles Coin Flip

The Dallas Cowboys have won the NFC East three times since 2014, all in even years. It’s 2020, so by that logic, it’s once again the Cowboys turn to snag the division title. The defending NFC East champions, the Philadelphia Eagles, are seeking their third NFC East crown since 2017. […]

San Francisco 49ers safety Jaquiski Tartt dives over the goal line against the Seattle Seahawks in 2019. (Image: Ezra Shaw/Getty)

NFC West Odds: Back-to-Back for Jimmy G and Run-Happy Niners

Seattle or San Francisco? This isn’t a tech job search, but it is NFL divisional betting. It will come down to another two-way fight to the finish to determine supremacy in the NFC West, a division that features three of the top-10 running attacks in the league. The San Francisco […]

Washington owner Dan Snyder is considering getting rid of the team’s nickname the Redskins. (Image: USA Today Sports)

Washington Owner Dan Snyder Considering Changing Name of Redskins

After resisting changing the nickname for years, Washington Redskins owner Daniel Snyder might finally be bowing to pressure. Many consider Redskins to be offensive to Native Americans, and have lobbied Snyder to change the name. Several sponsors have signaled they might end business relationships with the NFL team if the […]

The NFL plans to reduce the 2020 preseason to two games, pending approval from the NFLPA. (Image: Justin Edmonds/Getty)

NFL Cutting 2020 Preseason to Two Games

The NFL has decided to shorten its preseason to just two games in 2020, a concession to the realities of returning to play during the COVID-19 pandemic. The news follows the NFL’s previous decision to cancel the Aug. 8 Hall of Fame Game. Players Gain Extra Time to Prepare for […]

Baltimore Ravens QB Lamar Jackson stiff arms TJ Watt from the Pittsburgh Steelers at Heinz Stadium

AFC North: Baltimore Ravens Eye Three-Straight Titles

The term “smashmouth” football comes to mind when you mention the AFC North, because whenever two AFC North teams meet, it’s going to be a fierce battle. Lamar Jackson and the Baltimore Ravens are the team to beat in the AFC North this season. The Westgate SuperBook posted the Baltimore […]

Tom Brady and Rob Gronkowski reunite with the Tampa Bay Bucs. (Image: The Ringer)

NFC South Odds: Brady Bucs Bump, But Saints Still Team to Beat

Will the New Orleans Saints win their fourth NFC South division title in a row? Or will Tom Brady and Rob Gronkowski lead the Tampa Bay Buccaneers to their first NFC South crown since 2007? The Westgate SuperBook in Las Vegas released an update for all NFL division odds. The […]

New England Patriots Linebacker Kyle Van Noy pursues Carolina Panthers QB Cam Newton in 2018 in Charlotte, NC. (Image: Mike McCarn/AP)

New England Newton; Patriots Sign Cam to 1-Year Deal

Cam Newton finally found a new job, but did the New England Patriots find their replacement for Tom Brady at quarterback? Bill Belichick took a flier on Newton by signing the former MVP to a one-year deal worth $7.5 million. After winning six Super Bowl titles in 19 seasons in […]

Positive COVID-19 Tests Negatively Affect College Football, Odds Steady

Positive COVID-19 Tests Negatively Affect College Football, Odds Steady

Despite COVID-19 greatly affecting some major college football programs, the odds of those teams winning the National Championship have generally stayed the same. In Alabama’s case, their odds have actually improved from when they were first released in January. Clemson and LSU, the two programs that met in the 2020 […]

LSU quarterback, Joe Burrow, won the Heisman, National Championship, and went #1 in the NFL Draft to the Cincinnati Bengals. Is Rookie of the Year next? (Image: Gerald Herbet/AP)

Joe Burrow, Chase Young Top NFL Rookie of the Year Betting

Which rookies will step up and shine in 2020? LSU QB Joe Burrow, the #1 pick in the 2020 NFL Draft, leads all other rookies as a 2/1 odds favorite to win the 2020 NFL Offensive Rookie of the Year. Oddsmakers at the Westgate SuperBook in Las Vegas also listed […]

Jamal Adams, safety for the New York Jets, during a game against the Buffalo Bills in Orchard Park, NY. (Image: Porter Lambert/Getty)

NY Jets Safety Jamal Adams Demands Trade Amidst Contract Dispute

New York Jets safety Jamal Adams requested a trade to either the Seattle Seahawks, Baltimore Ravens, Philadelphia Eagles, San Francisco 49ers, Dallas Cowboys, Houston Texans, Tampa Bay Bucs, or the defending champion Kansas City Chiefs. A two-time All-Pro safety and the Jets top defensive player, Adams believes the team has […]

EA Sports revealed the collage cover of Madden 21 featuring 2019 NFL MVP Lamar Jackson. (Image: EA Sports)

MVP Lamar Jackson Snags Cover of Madden 21

Baltimore Ravens quarterback, Lamar Jackson, will appear on the cover of EA Sports’ Madden 21 football video game. The cover of Madden Football has been linked to jinxed players in the past, but the last few players who graced the Madden cover faded the so-called hex. Last season, Patrick Mahomes […]

Allegiant Stadium, the new home of the Las Vegas Raiders, will host the next NFL Pro Bowl in January 2021. (Image: @NFL/Twitter)

NFL Moves Pro Bowl to Las Vegas, Raiders New Stadium Hype Video

The NFL Pro Bowl will host its annual All-Star festivities at Allegiant Stadium in Las Vegas, the new home of the Las Vegas Raiders, and host to the next Pro Bowl on January 31, 2021. Meanwhile, the Las Vegas Raiders recently released a “hype video” to fire up fans about […]

Denver Broncos linebacker Bradley Chubb is out for the season with a torn ACL. (Image: Getty)

Denver Broncos Signs First-of-its-Kind Deal with FanDuel

In a league that once disdained gambling, the Denver Broncos announced a historic partnership with FanDuel sportsbook on Monday that makes the company the official sports betting partner of the team. Denver Broncos First to Ink Sportsbook Sponsorship For years, the NFL toed the line on gambling, realizing that betting […]

San Francisco 49ers head coach Kyle Shanahan during warm ups at NFL Super Bowl 54 in Miami, FL. (Image: Matt York/AP)

San Francisco 49ers Lock Up Kyle Shanahan to 2025

Kyle Shanahan guided the San Francisco 49ers to Super Bowl 54 and the team rewarded him with a six-year contract extension that runs through the 2025 season. In 2019, the Niners went 13-3 and won the NFC West. The Niners knocked the Minnesota Vikings and the Green Bay Packers out […]