Blog: Talking Points

Sunday Sweats: Five bets to add to your Week 7 NFL card

Fortunes flipped quickly in last week’s Sunday Sweats column. …

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College football by the odds: Vegas picks and preview of every Week 8 game

Maybe the major college football conferences should stagger their start dates every year. …

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Vegas pick’em: NFL Week 7 winners against the spread

I thought I had escaped what might be the worst beat of the NFL season so far. …

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Sunday Sweats: Five bets to add to your Week 6 NFL Sunday card

Week after week so far this NFL season, the most popularly teased sides are rolling in and denting sports books’ bottom lines – often in dramatic fashion. …

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College football by the odds: Vegas picks and preview of every Week 7 game

A sports bettor can never experience the full joy of victory without knowing the agony of defeat. At least that’s what I tell myself after a losing week. At least that’s what I’m telling myself after last week’s college football performance …

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Vegas pick’em: NFL Week 6 winners against the spread

Lost in all the talk of the lopsided over/under results so far this season has been the symmetry of point-spread results.

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Sunday Sweats: Five bets to add to your week 5 NFL Sunday card

Fortunes can flip quickly in sports betting, so let’s look to keep building in the right direction this week.

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College football by the odds: Vegas picks and preview of every Week 6 game

College football betting requires some hurricane watching this week. …

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Vegas pick’em: NFL Week 5 winners against the spread

In some ways, it could be seen as a success that it took until week 4 for the global pandemic to wreak havoc on a bet in the pick’em. …

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Sunday Sweats: Five bets to add to your week 4 NFL Sunday card

Points are the talk of town as it pertains to NFL betting. …

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College football by the odds: Vegas picks and preview of every Week 5 game

A failed two-point conversion attempt and a declined opportunity to kick an extra point with time expiring condemned me to a losing week last week. …

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Vegas pick’em: NFL Week 4 winners against the spread

Not every week can be a winning week. No week should be as bad as last week. …

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Sunday Sweats: Five bets to add to your week 3 NFL Sunday card

Exotic wagers conspired to sink Las Vegas sports books last Sunday. …

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College football by the odds: Vegas picks and preview of every Week 4 game

It’s felt like college football had a soft opening the last couple weeks, albeit one where a portion of the products were roped off and marked as unavailable because of coronavirus cancelations. …

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Vegas pick’em: NFL Week 3 winners against the spread

Bettors always remember the bad beats and rarely recall the lucky wins. …

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