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Defensive end Michael Bennett is being traded to the Philadelphia Eagles after spending five years with the Seattle Seahawks. (Image: AP/Elaine Thompson)

Eagles Acquire Michael Bennett from Seahawks to Bolster Defensive Line

The Seattle Seahawks are trading defensive end Michael Bennett to the Philadelphia Eagles in a move that should improve the defensive line for the defending Super Bowl champions. In addition to Bennett, the Eagles will receive a seventh-round draft pick from Seattle. In exchange, the Seahawks will receive wide receiver […]

Former Wyoming quarterback Josh Allen is one of several quarterbacks that have been invited to the NFL Combine and will be undergoing several physical and mental tests to try and impress NFL teams that may draft him. (Image: USA Today Sports)

NFL Scouting Combine Lets Teams Size Up Players, Fans Bet on Skills

Unless you are a professional football scout, the NFL Scouting Combine can be rather monotonous. But at least one internet sportsbook is trying to jazz up the event by offering prop bets on this pre-draft showcase of 300 hot NFL prospects. BetOnline, for one, is spreading several performance-based wagers, as […]

Vegas Golden Knights Have NHL’s Best Record, A First For A New Team

The record-setting season of the Vegas Golden Knights reached another mark as the expansion team now has the best record in the NHL. The newest hockey club has 82 points and a 39-15-4 record, besting Tampa Bayís 81 points and 39-17-3 mark. According to Elias Sports Bureau it is the […]

Despite losing the 2018 Super Bowl to the Philadelphia Eagles, the New England Patriots are 5/1 picks to win the 2019 big game. (Image: USA Today Sports)

Patriots Favorite to Win 2019 Super Bowl, But Hardly a Runaway Pick

The New England Patriots are the top pick to win the Super Bowl for the second consecutive year, but are seeing their competition moving up the betting board. When early odds were released Jan. 7 at the Westgate Las Vegas SuperBook, the Patriots were at 5/1. Pittsburgh was next at […]

Nevada Sportsbooks Take Thin Profit on Record Super Bowl Handle

The final numbers are in, and Nevadaís sports books managed to weather the storm and just barely come out on top for the 2018 Super Bowl. Overall, books in Nevada took in a record $158.6 million in betting on the game, in which the Philadelphia Eagles beat the New England […]

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 […]