Tag: Las Vegas Raiders

Raiders running back Josh Jacobs evades tacklers from the Baltimore Ravens during a Monday Night Football Game at Allegiant Stadium in Las Vegas. (Image: Getty)

Las Vegas Raiders Injury Report: RB Josh Jacobs (Toe) Out Week 2

Josh Jacobs, the starting running back for the Las Vegas Raiders, will sit out in Week 2 against the Pittsburgh Steelers due to a toe and ankle injury. Backup running back Kenyan Drake will start in Week 2 for the Raiders. Jacobs missed practice every day this week while nursing […]

Joe Burrow from the Cincinnati Bengals drops back in an overtime win against the Minnesota Vikings as a home dog in Week 1. (Image: Marco Esquondoles/Getty)

NFL Dogs Maul Favorites in Week 1 with 11-5 ATS, 9-7 SU Record

If you like betting underdogs, then you’re already aware that the dogs prevailed in Week 1 action, with an 11-5 record against the spread, and a 9-7 clip straight up. ESPN reported that underdogs went 9-7 straight up during the first week of action for the first time since 1983. […]

Joe Burrow from the Cincinnati Bengals are one of six home dogs in Week 1 to kick off the new NFL season. (Image: Patrick McDermott/Getty)

NFL Week 1 Home Dogs: Texans, Colts, Bengals, Giants, Lions, Raiders

The opening week of the NFL season is upon us and there are six home dogs of note in Week 1, including the Houston Texans, Indianapolis Colts, Cincinnati Bengals, New York Giants, Detroit Lions, and Las Vegas Raiders. If you love hammering home dogs on Monday Night Football, then get […]

Sports bettors are betting on the teams first year on a turnaround. (Image: Rey Del Rio/Getty)

Detroit Lions Receive Most Bets to Make the NFL Playoffs

According to BetMGM, the Detroit Lions are everyone’s favorite long shot to make the NFL playoffs. Although the Lions are roughly +750 to make the playoffs, the sportsbook has received more bets on Detroit than on any other team. A number of studies have shown that people root for underdogs, […]

Patrick Mahomes from the Kansas City Chiefs and Justin Herbert of the Los Angeles Chargers has a post-game chat last season on SoFi Stadium in LA last season. (Image: Porter Lambert/Getty)

AFC West Odds: Can Anyone Slow Down Mahomes and the Kansas City Chiefs?

The Kansas City Chiefs have a specific mission to secure a third-straight Super Bowl appearance and win their second championship in three seasons. The current runners-up march toward the Super Bowl would begin with another AFC West crown, where the Chiefs are the consensus favorites at -250 odds to win […]

Quarterback Marcus Mariota, seen here playing for the Las Vegas Raiders in 2020, is linked in trade rumors with multiple teams. (Image: John Locher/AP)

NFL Trade Rumors: Las Vegas Raiders Shopping Backup QB Marcus Mariota

The hunt for a quarterback continues for a handful of desperate teams. The Las Vegas Raiders put backup quarterback Marcus Mariota on the trading block and the Chicago Bears, Indianapolis Colts, New England Patriots, Carolina Panthers, and the Washington Football Team are all interested parties. A couple of weeks ago, […]

New England Patriots QB Cam Newton and Bill Belichick find themselves in a tough spot on the AFC Wild Card bubble. (Image: Mark J. Rebilas/USA Today Sports)

AFC Playoff Hunt: Raiders, Patriots, Ravens on Bubble

Behold! The NFL playoff hunt begins! Seven AFC teams will advance to the postseason with three wild-card spots available, and three teams sitting on the bubble: the Las Vegas Raiders, Baltimore Ravens, and the New England Patriots. The undefeated Pittsburgh Steelers (11-0) have yet to lose a game and top […]

DraftKings’ Q3 Gains Create Stock Surge, But is Success Sustainable?

DraftKings’ Q3 Gains Create Stock Surge, But is Success Sustainable?

Buoyed by a trio of new states approving gambling on Election Day and continued progress with professional sports partnerships, DraftKings reported some big third quarter wins on Friday. As a result, shares of DraftKings stock jumped more than 10% to end the week after the company released blockbuster quarter-end totals, […]

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 […]