Covers Feb 11, 2018 - 8:36 PM ETThe 2017 season is wrapped up and that means seven months before NFL bettors have regular season games to wager on. But the handicapping for who will win Super Bowl LIII begins now. Covers outlines the favorites, the long shots and who we think presents the most value to win the Big Game in 2019.
Covers Feb 9, 2018 - 8:32 PM ETFans are still celebrating in the streets of Philadelphia after the Eagles’ epic 41-33 victory over the New England Patriots to capture their first title in Super Bowl in franchise history, but that doesn’t mean we can’t look ahead at the odds to win Super Bowl LIII already.
Covers Feb 7, 2018 - 3:12 PM ETHandicapping who'll win the Super Bowl next season is child's play. There are odds on which team will win the Super Bowl in 2020 and, even though things can change in a hurry in the NFL, Covers does its best to handicap the field. Find out who the faves are and who we think are the best bets to lift the Lombardi Trophy in two years.
Covers Feb 6, 2018 - 1:30 AM ETA record-breaking offensive Super Bowl made for an extremely entertaining game for the viewers but a heartbreaker for Las Vegas sportsbooks. Patrick Everson details the big winners from the night - including Bettor-X - and which wagering outcomes hurt the books the most on a firework-filled Super Bowl Sunday.
Covers Feb 6, 2018 - 1:29 AM ETMuch like the two offenses in Sunday’s high-octane Super Bowl, it seems nothing can stop betting on the big game from soaring to record heights these days. Patrick Everson has all of the details surrounding another record-breaking handle at Nevada sportsbooks for the 2018 edition of the Big Game.
Covers Feb 5, 2018 - 3:46 AM ETFor the first time, the Philadelphia Eagles are Super Bowl champions and the betting public is really enjoying the victory. The Eagles' win over the mighty New England Patriots cashed pointspread tickets, moneyline tickets, and Over tickets for bettors who have been banking on the eventual result for two weeks.
Covers Feb 4, 2018 - 7:44 AM ETThe No. 1 seeds from the NFC and AFC lived up to their status to arrive at today’s 6:30 p.m. ET kickoff in Minneapolis and betting on the big game has been nothing short of crazy. Covers checks in on the action and line movement, with insights straight from Las Vegas and offshore oddsmakers.
Covers Feb 4, 2018 - 2:07 AM ETEach week during the season, Monty Andrews has broken down some of the underlying betting mismatches on the NFL slate, giving you an inside edge when handicapping and setting your daily fantasy rosters. We are down to Super Bowl LII and we use Monty's penchant for finding mismatches to handicap The Big Game.
Covers Feb 4, 2018 - 2:02 AM ETWith the matchup for Super Bowl LII set, Covers is looking back at the best Super Bowl betting moments of the last 10 years. We already went over No. 10 through No. 6, and now we're sizing up the Top 5. If you wagered on these Big Games, chances are you won or lost money on these specific events.
Covers Feb 4, 2018 - 2:01 AM ETSuper Bowl is one of the rare times on the sports calendar that everyone – gambler or not – knows the pointspread. But there are plenty of things most people, even seasoned Vegas veterans, don't know about the Big Game and all the betting action around it. Jason Logan clears up some of those common misunderstandings.
Covers Feb 4, 2018 - 1:59 AM ETMost sports bettors are looking for a big score on Super Bowl props like the safety and overtime. But while the public is trying to make a lot from a little, professional bettors are keeping a close eye on the other side of these prop odds, and want to make a little from wagering a lot. Patrick Everson explains.
Covers Feb 4, 2018 - 1:57 AM ETThis is the big one - the most intense version of The Sharp 600 yet! Joe Fortenbaugh welcomes 19 Las Vegas insiders, including legendary broadcaster Brent Musburger, each sharing their top proposition bets and thoughts on the side and total for Super Bowl LII between the Philadelphia Eagles and New England Patriots.
Covers Feb 3, 2018 - 10:05 PM ETVP of Race and Sports for MGM Resorts in Las Vegas, Jay Rood, revealed some details surrounding a monster Super Bowl wager made at one of his establishments. The $3 million wager on the Philadelphia Eagles has MGM Resorts facing one of the biggest liabilities to ever come across their counter.
Covers Feb 3, 2018 - 6:28 PM ETWe’re one day away from the big game in Minneapolis, and sportsbooks throughout Nevada and offshore are trying to firm up their positions. Covers checks in on the Super Bowl action and line movement, with insights from Tony Nevill, sportsbook director at Treasure Island, and Scott Cooley, odds consultant for BetDSI.eu.
Covers Feb 3, 2018 - 2:37 PM ETThe Philadelphia Eagles were 40/1 to win the Super Bowl last offseason and there are some Philly fans out there holding potential paydays should the Eagles win. If you've got a Super Bowl LII futures ticket on the Patriots or Eagles, Covers explains how to properly hedge your bet and guarantee yourself a winner Super Sunday.
Covers Feb 2, 2018 - 7:47 PM ETIt doesn't matter if you're a book on the famed Las Vegas Strip or taking wagers in Northern Nevada, Silver State sportsbooks are getting flooded with Eagles money for Super Bowl LII. Patrick Everson talks to bookmakers in the north and south, and while their clientele is different the action is the same.
Covers Feb 2, 2018 - 2:23 PM ETHave you ever wanted to see Tom Brady compete against Kevin Durant or Rob Gronkowski versus Kryie Irving? Cross-sport props allow bettors to do just that and the list of wagers is never wider than on Super Bowl Sunday. Ashton Grewal gives us his five favorite picks and a list of some of the best cross-sport bets available.
Covers Feb 1, 2018 - 9:57 PM ETIf you're still on the fence about who to back, we've enlisted the help of those who know these teams best to persuade you. Brandon Gowton, of Eagles blog Bleeding Green Nation, and Rich Hill, of Patriots blog Pats Pulpit, strap on the pads and debate which team will not only win, but cover the spread in Super Bowl LII.
Covers Feb 1, 2018 - 8:07 PM ETHandicapping the Super Bowl is not complete before bettors examine the referee crew calling Sunday's Big Game. Covers looked up the over/under numbers on Gene Steratore to figure out what type of contest we'll see this weekend. Also, the Patriots are skilled at avoiding penalties and why this is important to prop bettors.
Covers Feb 1, 2018 - 3:57 PM ETNo team has won back-to-back Super Bowls since the Patriots held off the Eagles in 2005 - the franchise's third title in four seasons. Thirteen years later, the script is unchanged: The Pats are vying to win consecutive titles and the Eagles are trying to prevent Brady and Belichick from hoisting a third Lombardi Trophy in four years.