Football

Tom Brady Still a Super Bowl Hero for Patriots Prop Bettors

Gamblers didnít win betting on the Patriots to capture the Super Bowl title, but they did collect if they made prop bets on the team. Several paid off quite well to savvy students of that section of the betting sheet. Even though he was unable to lead his team to […]

Video Promoting New XFL Gives Nods to Betting, Fantasy Sports

WWE founder Vince McMahon tried to revolutionize professional football with the launch of the XFL in 2001. Now heís trying again, with a new league by the same name, but taking a slightly different approach. Last week, McMahon announced that he will be relaunching the XFL in 2020, and released […]

Cross-Sport Super Bowl Prop Bets Provide Little Benefit to Gamblers

Of the more than 400 proposition bets offered by the Westgate LV SuperBook one area that has carved out a niche is the cross-sports prop wager. These 64 wagers encompass achievements in different sports pitted against an aspect of the Super Bowl. For example one of the props is Who […]

With Kirk Cousins being replaced by Alex Smith he will mostly likely be shown the door in Washington and there are several teams that would love to have the three-year starter. (Image: AP)

Cleveland Browns, New York Jets Favored to Sign QB Kirk Cousins

When the Washington Redskins officially gave up on quarterback Kirk Cousins by trading for Kansas Cityís Alex Smith, it didnít take long for internet sports books to speculate on where he was headed. The is no shortage of teams that need a quality signal caller, but it appears two organizations […]

Alex Smith led the Chiefs to the playoffs four times in the past five years, and will look to replicate that success in Washington. (Image: Getty)

Kansas City Chiefs Trade QB Alex Smith to Washington Redskins

The 2018 NFL offseason hasnít even begun yet, but the first major trade of the year has already happened. The Kansas City Chiefs have agreed to send quarterback Alex Smith to the Washington Redskins in exchange for a third-round draft pick and cornerback Kendall Fuller. According to a report by […]

Philadelphia quarterback Nick Foles is sure to be nervous in his first Super Bowl but will that translate into his first pass being incomplete? Sports Books think not and are offering good odds on betting for an incompletion. (Image: Getty)

Where’s the Smart Money on Long Shot Super Bowl Prop Bets?

Philadelphia quarterback Nick Foles is going to be a Super Bowl rookie with all the nerves that go with it, and if bettors believe the jitters will get to him, there’s an intriguing prop bet that could pay off well. Foles is a +200 to throw an incompletion on his […]

South Point oddsmaker Jimmy Vaccaro said he saw the mystery man who won $14 million on the 2017 World Series make a six-figure bet on the Philadelphia Eagles for this Sunday?s Super Bowl. (Image: Las Vegas Review-Journal)

Mystery World Series Gambler Bets $1.7 Million on Super Bowl

The Las Vegas bettor dubbed “Sir Let it Ride,” who won $14 million on the first six games of the World Series, is trying his skill at football. He has reportedly placed seven-figure wagers at several area sports book on Sunday’s Super Bowl. He apparently likes the underdog Philadelphia Eagles […]

New England quarterback Tom Brady has won four Super Bowl MVPs and is the 4-5 favorite to win his fifth one this Sunday. (Image: Getty)

Tom Brady Clear Favorite to Win Super Bowl MVP, for Fifth Time

New England quarterback Tom Brady has won more MVPs in the Super Bowl than any other player in history and oddsmakers believe he will capture the honor for the fifth time. The two-time winner of the regular-season MVP award opened as a 4-5 favorite to take the hardware on Sunday. […]

One bettor has placed a multimillion-dollar bet on the Philadelphia Eagles ahead of Super Bowl LII. (Image: USA Today)

MGM Takes First Multimillion-Dollar Super Bowl Bet on Underdog Eagles

An unnamed gambler has made a multimillion-dollar bet on the Philadelphia Eagles ahead of 2018 Super Bowl, according to officials from MGM Resorts, kicking off what promises to be a busy couple weeks for Nevada sportsbooks. The bet, made at an MGM property, appears to be one of the largest […]

Tom Brady is hoping to hoist the Vince Lombardi Trophy for the second consecutive year when New England faces Philadelphia in Super Bowl LII. (Image: Getty Images)

Sports Books Enjoying Dream Situation Throughout NFL Playoffs

We know the house supposedly always wins, but in sports betting, week to week, it doesn’t always work that way. For Nevada sports books, however, so far the NFL Playoffs have delivered beyond their expectations, with increased betting handles and game results supporting casino profits. Last Sunday was no exception. […]

Philadelphia quarterback Nick Foles has been proving sports books wrong in the playoffs by winning, but will be the underdog again when they face New England. (Image: Getty Images)

Philadelphia Opens as Underdog Against New England in Super Bowl LII

For the third consecutive game Philadelphia is an underdog in the NFL Playoffs as sports books gave them six points against the defending champion New England Patriots for Super Bowl LII. Bettors quickly jumped on the NFC Champions and the line was dropped to 5 Ĺ at most Las Vegas […]