How to bet parlays

Sep 6, 2018 - 3:53 PM ET

Parlay betting involves tying two or more different wagers together but all wagers must be correct in order to win the parlay. The more bets that are parlayed together, the larger the potential payout. However, with each bet added to the parlay the chances of winning become smaller.

How to bet the pointspread

Sep 5, 2018 - 12:52 PM ET

Betting against the pointspread is one of the most common ways to wager on sports like football and basketball. Oddsmakers will handicap a game by determining how many points one team should beat the other team by.

How to bet totals

Sep 5, 2018 - 12:50 PM ET

Betting on totals – also known as the Over/Under – is one of the most common ways to wager on sports. Oddsmakers determine the total amount of points scored by both teams and set that number as the betting total.

Three tips to help you cash in on the early-season college football betting odds

Aug 29, 2018 - 11:37 AM ET

After a long offseason, college football is back on the betting board. If you’re sizing up the early-season NCAA odds, here are some betting tips and tactics to follow in the first few weeks of the schedule.

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.

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.

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.

Four tips and tactics to bet college football bowl game odds like a sharp

Dec 3, 2017 - 11:25 PM ET

It’s the most wonderful time of the year: bowl season! The top teams in college football matchup in a near month-long NCAA football betting frenzy, starting on December 16 and rolling right into the National Championship on January 8. If you’re betting bowl games this winter, here are some tips and tactics to follow while handicapping these contest.

How to handicap weather when betting football odds

Jul 27, 2017 - 11:00 PM ET

It is always important to know the game-time forecast for any football event you’re betting on and understand how those weather conditions can affect the betting odds and the overall outcome. Here are some tips and tactics when it comes to handicapping the weather for the football betting odds.

What you can do this summer that will help cash in college football bets in the fall

Jul 22, 2017 - 5:07 PM ET

Having a winning college football betting campaign starts in the offseason. We're inside The Still at The Mirage Las Vegas talking to Covers Experts' Jesse Schule about what he does in the summer that helps win his NCAA football bets in the fall.

How to handicap college football betting odds

Jun 19, 2017 - 11:00 PM ET

College football is one of the most popular betting markets in North America and presents various betting angles and strategies depending on the month of the season. Covers Experts' Steve Merril breaks down the NCAA football schedule and how to handicap NCAAF.

How to recognize and handicap spot bets

Jun 15, 2017 - 2:51 PM ET

No matter the sport, bettors can find situational edges – also known as spot bets – throughout the course of a season. These unique situations sometimes influence the outcome of a game, beyond the just the two teams and how they matchup, and can give you an edge at the sportsbook.

How to bet on football

Jun 14, 2017 - 3:57 PM ET

Football is one of the most popular sports betting options in North America. Here are the betting basics when wagering on football, including pointspreads and totals.

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

Dec 14, 2016 - 11:00 PM ET

One of the most exciting twists to bowl season - for teams and bettors - is the exotic travel destinations. In his fourth and final Bowl Betting Bible, Jason Logan says you should mind the mileage when it comes to your college football capping.

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

Dec 12, 2016 - 11:00 PM ET

The extended wait before a bowl game can be a curse and a blessing to football bettors. Jason Logan explains why things like motivation, injuries and downtime all play into betting bowl games in Book III of his Bowl Betting Bible.

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

Dec 7, 2016 - 11:00 PM ET

The names are different but the situations stay the same. Jason Logan preaches the importance of looking beyond the bowl matchup and uncovering each team's motivation in Book II of his College Football Bowl Betting Bible.

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

Dec 6, 2016 - 11:00 PM ET

College football bettors face all sorts of challenges when handicapping bowl season. Thankfully, Jason Logan has written the bible on betting bowl games, starting with Book I: Capping Thy Coaches.