2015 COLLEGE PREVIEW: HEISMAN TROPHY WATCH

Meet some of the top contenders for the most prestigious award in college football. Typically, this honor recognizes the nation’s top quarterback. Thirteen of the last fifteen trophies have gone to young men that played that position. The exceptions were two running backs, Alabama’s Mark Ingram in 2009, and USC’s Reggie Bush in 2005. In … [Read more...]

2015 NFL DRAFT REVIEW

As each franchise attempts to deal with their particular strengths and weaknesses, the NFL draft also offers fans an opportunity to predict ways the season might shape up. But it may take a few years for some of these new players to make an impact on their clubs, so rather than grade all of the … [Read more...]

READERS’ VIEWS

“I UNDERSTAND THE ADVANTAGES OF GOING WITH A BIG OFFSHORE SPORTSBOOK, BUT I HAVEN’T HAD A PROBLEM YET WITH MY FRIENDLY NEIGHBORHOOD BOOKIE. WHY CHANGE NOW?” -Hotstreak2000   The average local guy always seems great until he goes bad. When he experiences some trouble, you will too. So far, you have been very lucky. If … [Read more...]

Betting With an Offshore Sportsbook VS Using the ‘Local Guy’

Have you made the leap to the big time yet?   The millions of successful sports bettors that regularly use the Internet would be surprised to hear it, but the main source of competition to the leading online sportsbooks is still the local bookmaker. Many of the satisfied players that have happily joined the electronic … [Read more...]

2015 NFL FREE AGENCY: GRADING THE TRADES

For many NFL wagering analysts, the free agency feeding frenzy in the offseason is the first real sign that some teams may actually be able to reverse their patterns and turn it all around in the coming regular season. While such conjecture is always premature, and it’s difficult to predict how personalities will mesh within … [Read more...]

2015 NFL COACHING CHANGES

After all of the coaching changes that have occurred, some online football betting fans may feel they need a scorecard to see which teams made the best or worst deals. Here, ranked in order of popularity among leading NFL analysts, are the situations for the new hires:   1. John Fox Chicago Bears John Fox … [Read more...]