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New England quarterback Tom Brady was able to lead the Patriots over Kansas City, 43-40. (Image: AP)

NFL Week 6 Showcased Offense, but Over/Under Bettors Faced Tricky Path

The last game of Sundays NFL Week 6 proved to be the most entertaining, and also the most profitable for savvy bettors. Kansas City lost to New England in a thriller, 43-40, but covered the spread for the sixth consecutive week. The Chiefs were 3.5-point underdogs to the Patriots on […]

Notre Dame wide receiver Miles Boykin is a big reason the Fighting Irish are ranked No. 5 in the country. (Image: Gregory Fisher/Icon Sportswire)

Five Bets College Football: Don’t Let Big Spreads Scare You in Week 7

There are some teams that seem to always underperform, and college football week 7 has given bettors a chance to exploit some lower than expected odds, despite the teams being double-digit favorites. Giving away double-digit points is always a concern, but with these teams, like UNLV and Pitt, they always […]

Cleveland Browns quarterback Baker Mayfield has led the team to a 2-2-1 record. (Image: Getty)

Five Bets NFL: Line Movements Show Who Sharps Favor in Week 6

At least two games opened this week with lines that the sharp bettors didnt like. They responded by dumping a bunch of money, and their action actually pushed the number a couple of points. Even with their activity at the window, there is still an opportunity out there for gamblers […]

Sportsbook: Jason Garrett Now Favorite to Be First NFL Coach Fired in 2018

After the Dallas Cowboys fell to 2-3 on the season with a 19-16 overtime loss to instate rivals, the Houston Texans, the calls for coach Jason Garretts firing grew louder. One play in particular during overtime sparked criticism from fans, media, and more importantly, owner Jerry Jones. Garrett, 52, is […]

Is Jon Gruden to Blame for Oakland Raider Woes?

When Oakland Raiders owner Mark Davis introduced Jon Gruden as his new head coach in January, he proclaimed, this is the best day of my life. But in the ensuing months, and now nearly a third of the way through the 2018 NFL season, Davis might be having buyer’s remorse. […]

Drew Brees passed Peyton Manning to become the NFL's all-time passer (Image: Sean Gardner/Getty)

Drew Brees Takes Over Top Spot as NFL’s All-Time Leading Passer

New Orleans Saints quarterback Drew Brees eclipsed Peyton Manning’s record for all-time passing yards during a 43-19 victory over the Washington Redskins. Coming intoMonday Night Football in New Orleans, Brees, playing in his 18th NFL season, needed only 200 yards to tie Manning.He officially passed him in the second quarter […]

Five Bets: Tricky Lines Call for Caution in NFL Week 5

There are several head-scratching lines for NFL Week 5 that tend to make some gamblers salivate, and end up quickly on OG’s Five Bets NFL card. But are they miscues, or the dreaded trap games that will mess up a bettors parlay? We like games like Baltimore and Cleveland, and […]

Patriots QB Tom Brady tosses his 500th career TD (Image: Maddie Meyer / Getty)

Tom Brady Joins 500 Touchdown Club, Drew Brees Next in Line

New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady threw his 500th career touchdown pass Thursday night in a 38-24 victory over the Indianapolis Colts. In the 4th quarter, Brady connected with Josh Gordon for touchdown No. 500. Brady joined the exclusive “500 Touchdown Club,” an elite group that includes Peyton Manning and […]