The Latest from: Jason Logan

Jason Logan is one of the most connected writers in the sports betting industry, with contacts and sources at the biggest books in Nevada, overseas and online. Covers’ Senior Managing Editor has been breaking down the betting action since 2005, providing unrivaled insight into the oddsmakers’ process as well as first-hand reports from the bookmakers, telling you where the wiseguys are wagering. JLo’s informative and always entertaining commentary spans everything from the NFL, college hoops, and the whacky and wonderful world of exotic prop betting.

Five steps to safely bet MLB Spring Training odds

Feb 21, 2018 - 11:38 AM ET

Betting on MLB Spring Training is right up there with eating week-old pizza and lending your car to that girl you met at the bar last night: bad move. However, if you've been starving for baseball action since the fall and can't help but take a swing at spring odds, Jason Logan has five rules to follow.

Can-Am Duels are NASCAR betting for people who hate NASCAR

Feb 14, 2018 - 1:40 PM ET

Is NASCAR betting not for you? Don't want to watch cars turn left for three hours? We don't blame you. But have you ever considered getting action down on the Can-Am Duels from Daytona? Jason Logan explains why the Duels are the best bet for first-time fans - and even those who can't stand NASCAR.

Tobacco Road warriors: Visitors the best bet when Duke meets North Carolina

Feb 6, 2018 - 11:00 PM ET

Duke versus North Carolina is the crown jewel of college basketball rivalries and it's also been one of the best betting secrets when it comes to cashing in on the road team. Tobacco Road visitors are covering at an incredible rate over the past 20 years, with another chapter on the hardwood being written in Chapel Hill Thursday night..

NFL Underdogs: Super Bowl LII plus-money prop picks and predictions

Jan 30, 2018 - 6:55 PM ET

What do you do when you write a weekly column titled “NFL Underdogs” but don’t want to bet on the Super Bowl underdog? If only there was another way to wager on the Big Game... Jason Logan is sticking with his Patriots pick, but points out his favorite plus-money (underdog) prop plays for Super Bowl LII.

Five things you didn't know about Super Bowl betting

Jan 21, 2018 - 11:00 PM ET

Super 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.

Six costly mistakes Super Bowl bettors make

Jan 21, 2018 - 10:33 PM ET

The bigger the game the bigger the action - and unfortunately, the bigger the bloopers. Whether you're a seasoned sports bettor or wagering for the first time, the Super Bowl has a unique set of pitfalls to look out for. Our Jason Logan points out these mistakes before it's too late.

NFL Underdogs: Conference Championship playoff pointspread picks and predictions

Jan 16, 2018 - 11:00 PM ET

With only two games on the board for NFL Championship Sunday, it's no surprise who Jason Logan is going with in his weekly NFL Underdogs column. But if you're about to pull the trigger on the chalk in the NFC and AFC Championships, at least hear his case for the Eagles and Jaguars. Hey, underdogs are 7-1 ATS in the playoffs.

NFL Underdogs: Divisional Round Playoff pointspread picks and predictions

Jan 9, 2018 - 11:00 PM ET

Underdogs ruled the Wild Card Round, and Jason Logan was perfect with his NFL Underdogs picks because of it. So what does he have in store for the Divisional Round games Saturday and Sunday? What?! He's picking against the Patriots at home to the Titans? Oh, this better be good...

Six alternative ways to wager - and win - on the CFP National Championship

Jan 6, 2018 - 11:00 PM ET

A game as big as the CFP National Championship demands a long list of betting options, and sportsbooks have delivered. Jason Logan breaks down the betting props for Monday's showdown between Georgia and Alabama and gives his six best ways to wager on the alternative action for the college football championship.

NFL Underdogs: Wild Card Weekend pointspread picks and predictions

Jan 3, 2018 - 11:00 PM ET

The NFL regular season was rough on underdogs, at least in the final 10 weeks when favorites covered 63 percent of the time. That made Sundays tough to watch for Jason Logan and his weekly pup picks. He's anxious to start the NFL playoffs and finally bet some underdogs with teeth this Wild Card Weekend.

NFL Underdogs: Week 17 pointspread picks and predictions

Dec 27, 2017 - 11:00 PM ET

Some bettors may shy away from the anarchy that is Week 17 of the NFL season. Jason Logan, on the other hand, embraces the uncertainty, knowing that books and bettors are on a rare even playing field with so many unknowns on the board this Sunday. He's got his three favorite underdog picks for the NFL finale.

Covers' College Football Bowl Betting Bible: The Complete Edition

Dec 23, 2017 - 8:34 AM ET

Bowl season presnts some unique handicapping angles for college football bettors that just aren't there in the regular season. Jason Logan has written the Bible on betting bowl games, from coaching changes, to in-game wagering and everything in between we bring you the complete edition. Everything you need to know to bet bowl games.

NFL Underdogs: Week 16 pointspread picks and predictions

Dec 19, 2017 - 11:00 PM ET

When it comes to Christmas presents and NFL late-season underdogs, you just never know what you're going to get. What you think is the latest tech toy turns out to be a boring pen set - or fourth-quarter collapse that blows up your bet. Jason Logan shakes a couple NFL teams taking the points in Week 16 to see if there is betting value inside the box.

Covers' College Football Bowl Betting Bible: Book V - Bowls were built for live betting

Dec 15, 2017 - 11:06 PM ET

College football bowl season was made for live betting. Jason Logan gives your his fifth and final Book of the Bowl Betting Bible, breaking down the right way to wager on in-game odds and what to look for while watching games to get the most from your live betting bankroll.

Covers' College Football Bowl Betting Bible: Book III - The Waiting Game

Dec 14, 2017 - 11:46 PM ET

One of the biggest challenges for college football teams during bowl season is staying focused during what can be a month-long hiatus between games. Jason Logan continues his Bowl Betting Bible with Book III, handicapping how time can help and hurt your bowl bets this month.

Covers' College Football Bowl Betting Bible: Book IV - Tackling Travels

Dec 14, 2017 - 11:00 PM ET

Everyone hates to travel over the holidays, even college football bowl teams. Jason Logan turns in another Bowl Betting Bible, this time looking at how travel distance and home-field advantage can play into your NCAA football bowl game wagers this month. Check out Book IV: Tackling Travels.

Covers' College Football Bowl Betting Bible: Book II - Make money from motivation

Dec 13, 2017 - 11:00 PM ET

Motivation is a huge key to handicapping college football bowl season. You have some teams out to prove themselves, some ripe for a letdown, and others that couldn't care less about their postseason performance. Jason Logan continues his Bowl Betting Bible with Book II, helping you make some money off of motivation this month.

NFL Underdogs: Week 15 pointspread picks and predictions

Dec 12, 2017 - 11:00 PM ET

It's too damn cold outside to do anything but wager on football and watch Christmas movies. Jason Logan gives his Week 15 NFL Underdogs picks a holiday twist, breaking down the best "plus the points" plays on the schedule with the help of some of his favorite Xmas flicks. Follow or fade, here are his top dogs for this weekend's NFL action.

Covers' College Football Bowl Betting Bible: Book I - Capping Thy Coaches

Dec 11, 2017 - 11:00 PM ET

Bowl season presents some unique handicapping angles for college football bettors that just aren't there during the regular season. Jason Logan has written the Bible on betting bowl games, and Book I is all about capping the coaches. Find out which programs could be impacted most after swapping out coaches before their bowl games.

NFL Underdogs: Week 14 pointspread picks and predictions

Dec 7, 2017 - 12:20 PM ET

Picking underdogs in the NFL is tough enough as it is, but trying doing it in a race against a quickly-draining laptop battery is a real challenge. Our Jason Logan is in a race against the clock to bring you his three favorite puppy plays for Sunday. Follow or fade: Check out his NFL Underdogs for Week 14.

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