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Vegas football bets are taking Giants over Cowboys in the NFC East

Covers Jul 25, 2017 - 1:19 PM ET
The NFC East looks to be a two-horse race between the Dallas Cowboys and New York Giants. In Las Vegas, money is coming in on the G-Men as live underdogs to upset Big D and take the division crown. We're talking NFL betting odds with director of race and sports at the Wynn, Johnny Avello.

Score big at your sportsbook with these NFL quarterback touchdown totals

Covers Jul 24, 2017 - 3:00 AM ET
The NFL is a pass-happy league - just look at the touchdown totals from football's elite quarterbacks. We look at the Over/Under prop odds on how many TD passes these star QBs will tally in the upcoming 2017 NFL season.

Will the good fortune run out for the luckiest teams in the NFL?

Covers Jul 19, 2017 - 5:40 PM ET
Numbers never lie? Please. There's plenty of evidence showing several double-digit-win teams in NFL last season should have finished with .500 records. Find out which teams were the biggest imposters from last year's final regular seasons standings.

Vegas' NFL season win totals constantly shuffling over the summer

Covers Jul 16, 2017 - 9:12 PM ET
The NFL season win totals market is one of the most popular bets for football fans during the offseason. As the 2017 campaign draws near, action on win totals is heating up and moving the odds all over the board. We're inside the Mandalay Bay sportsbook talking to Mike Piranio about the most notable adjustments.

Cowboys’ odds on the move with looming Ezekiel Elliott suspension

Covers Jul 14, 2017 - 7:55 PM ET
Oddsmakers are reacting to the news of a probable suspension for Cowboys Pro Bowl running back Ezekiel Elliot. Find out how many points Elliot is worth to the Week 1 pointspread against the New York Giants and if his absense will affect Dallas' odds to win the Super Bowl.

Vegas' biggest football contests always a wild ride for the top proxy service

Covers Jul 14, 2017 - 2:22 PM ET
Matty Simo runs the largest handicapping contest proxy service in Las Vegas, helping sports bettors around the country get their action down in the various capping contests around town. He shares some of his most memorable moments, sweating alongside his loyal clients.

Sin City bookies will battle live bettors at Las Vegas Raiders games

Covers Jul 13, 2017 - 1:52 PM ET
With the Raiders coming to Sin City in 2020, NFL bettors will be able to sit in the stands and wager on the NFL action. Should Vegas books be worried about getting beat to the punch by live in-game bettors? Patrick Everson discusses "courtsiding" the Raiders.

Which of the NFL's worst teams could turn out to be a good pointspread bet?

Covers Jul 13, 2017 - 1:49 PM ET
The Chicago Bears, Cleveland Browns, New York Jets, Los Angeles Rams and San Francisco 49ers are going to be bad this season, but their season outlooks are so foul that NFL bettors could find value backing a few of these teams in the 2017 regular season.

Being Super Bowl favorites might not be good news for Patriots bettors

Covers Jul 12, 2017 - 12:31 PM ET
The New England Patriots are one of the biggest Super Bowl favorites over the past 16 seasons heading into the 2017 campaign. Why is that a bad thing for Pats backers? Ashton Grewal looks at how preseason Big Game faves live up to those odds and expectations.

How to recognize and handicap key NFL betting numbers

Covers Jul 6, 2017 - 4:10 PM ET
Football is a unique sport in the way that it's scored, which produces a set of key margins. Football bettors need to be able to recognize these key numbers and know how to handicap their bets around them. Covers Experts' Steve Merril shows you how to handle the NFL's key numbers.

Bet on the NFL's arms race with Quarterback vs. Quarterback props

Covers Jul 5, 2017 - 12:14 AM ET
The NFL is a quarterbacks league, and thanks to CG Technology in Las Vegas you can pit the top QBs in football against each other in these fun QB vs. QB props, wagering on which one will have the most TD passes this upcoming season. We take a look at the odds and matchups.

Which NFL showboat will get the first flag for "excessive celebration"?

Covers Jul 4, 2017 - 6:59 PM ET
The NFL is loosening its tie a little, allowing players to celebrate more freely in the upcoming 2017 season. We look at the odds on which of the NFL's top showboats and TD dancers will get flagged for "excessive celebration" first.

Bet on which NFL quarterbacks will throw the most TDs and INTs

Covers Jul 4, 2017 - 4:11 PM ET
It may be the dead of the summer but Las Vegas bookies are always thinking about football in the fall. CG Technology just released some QB-focused props and we're talking the Frank Yi, one of the oddsmakers behind these numbers. Find out the favorite quarterbacks to throw the most TDs or the most INTs.

These are the most consistent Over and Under NFL season win total bets

Covers Jun 27, 2017 - 1:19 AM ET
One of the most popular offseason betting options are NFL season win totals. Ashton Grewal looks at which teams constantly crush the oddsmakers' expectations and which teams have been consistent underachievers when it comes to their limited success.

"The Art of Tanking - Fading the Jets" a betting guide from 'Real Betting Trump'

Covers Jun 22, 2017 - 4:39 PM ET
It seems as if New York Jets owner Woody Johnson is taking a page out of the 'Real Betting Trump' bestseller The Art of the Deal when it comes to the 2017-18 version of the team. Don't just lose. Lose huge.

Father's Day Weekend bets inspired by my dad

Covers Jun 16, 2017 - 5:09 PM ET
You know what sports bettors and fathers have in common? They both like to scream at the TV. With the Father's Day Weekend upon us, Jason Logan gives us some bets inspired by his dad, including some MLB action, U.S. Open golf, and Mayweather vs. McGregor.

Cowboys vs. Patriots is Las Vegas' top Super Bowl LII matchup

Covers Jun 16, 2017 - 1:05 PM ET
Earlier this month, the Golden Nugget sportsbook in downtown Las Vegas released odds on possible matchups for Super Bowl LII. We take a look at the top pairings between the AFC and NFC elite and their odds of meeting in the Big Game in Minnesota.

Four key coaching changes NFL bettors need to know for the 2017 season

Covers Jun 15, 2017 - 6:51 PM ET
The coaching carousel is always spinning in the "win now" NFL. Ashton Grewal narrows those sideline shuffles down to four key coaching moves that could impact your NFL bets. Make sure you know who is calling the plays before you make yours.

Don't miss out on the Top 10 "must bet" games on the 2017 NFL schedule

Covers Jun 15, 2017 - 3:53 PM ET
With the release of the 2017 NFL schedule, Joe Fortenbaugh combs through all 256 games to give you the "Must Bet" moments for the upcoming NFL season, looking at unique situations, historic trends, and valuable scheduling spots that are just begging to be bet.

NFL Monday Night Football betting odds and cheerleaders

Covers Jun 15, 2017 - 3:53 PM ET
Odds for every Monday Night Football game of the 2017 NFL season are on the board in Las Vegas, so make sure to circle these primetime showdowns on your calendar. Covers breaks down the odds and gives you some betting insight - with the help of each team's cheerleaders.
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