Based in the UK, it was natural Sam loved soccer and the Premier League, but watching the Super Bowl on TV led him to playing football at university in Britain, which led to the NFL becoming a huge part of his career. Whether it's afternoons watching soccer or late nights watching primetime NFL games, Sam is always focusing on the big matches and finding the best betting value.
Sport to bet on: NFL
Sports movie: Happy Gilmore
Sports snack: Buffalo wings
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The AFC Championship on Sunday features a rematch of last year's conference title game as Cincinnati travels to Arrowhead to take on Kansas City. Read more to find out our favorite anytime touchdown props for Bengals vs. Chiefs.
Deebo Samuel has a knack for the big play when it's needed. Against a great Eagles defense, the 49ers are going to need Deebo's best — and he highlights our NFC Championship game touchdown prop picks.
Jamal Musiala has quickly become one of the best young forwards in the sport. Read why we're backing the 19-year-old to be a key offensive presence on Saturday in our Bayern Munich vs. Eintracht Frankfurt betting picks.
On Friday, FA Cup action brings us a much-anticipated clash between two Premier League heavyweights at Etihad Stadium. Read more to find out which team we're siding with in our Man City vs. Arsenal betting picks.
Both these sides will do battle to punch their ticket into the Carabao Cup final taking place at Wembley Stadium. With Newcastle having the much better side, our soccer betting picks expect them to win without conceding a goal.
Dawson Knox has been on a tear down the stretch, and our NFL player prop picks for Bengals vs. Bills are targeting him again — as Josh Allen should in a shootout.
After pulling off an insane comeback against the Chargers, Jacksonville is rewarded with facing Kansas City. With the Chiefs having such a deep receiving corps, our NFL prop picks are highlighted by Kadarius Toney finding the end zone.
Man City's title challenge took a hit with a weekend derby defeat to Man United but a home clash with Spurs offers a chance to rebound. Our EPL picks expect them to do just that in emphatic fashion.
With no Tua, fans and bettors alike expect Buffalo to beat the brakes off of Miami. With that in mind, our NFL prop picks for this matchup are targeting two Bills to find the end zone, while one struggles to get looks.
San Francisco has looked unstoppable over the past three months, collecting 10 straight victories. With Seattle limping into the postseason, our NFL betting picks are backing the Niners to squash the Seahawks.
Granit Xhaka is always a prime candidate to lose his cool in the big spots, and no spot is bigger for Arsenal than the North London Derby. With the Gunners away to Spurs in the NDL, our EPL picks are counting on Xhaka to have his name taken.
Man City enter as large betting chalk in the EFL Cup quarterfinals on Wednesday at St. Mary's Stadium. Find out where the betting edge lies for this match in our Southampton vs. Manchester City betting picks.
Chelsea have been one of the EPL's most disappointing squads, and with Fulham also depleted, neither side will be primed to do much scoring when they meet Thursday. See why our EPL picks are predicting a low-scoring clash.
This EFL Cup quarterfinal matchup is a story of two sides heading in mostly opposite directions. As such, our Newcastle vs. Leicester City betting picks expect Eddie Howe's defense to continue dominating en route to a victory.
Russell Wilson's first season in Denver has been an outright disaster. After his ego saw him depart Seattle, waning physical skills have seen him make plenty of mistakes with the Broncos — and our NFL picks expect another vs. the Chargers.
Former Falcons wideout Russell Gage returns to Atlanta Sunday with the Buccaneers. As Tampa looks ahead to the postseason, Gage should get a little extra run — and find paydirt. Check out our NFL betting picks for more.
Liverpool is set to host the Wolves at Anfield on Saturday in FA Cup action. Find out where the betting edge lies between these two Premier League teams as each squad attempts to gain momentum in the new year.
Tottenham are hungry for three points as they are just two points out from a Top 4 spot in the Prem, while Crystal Palace are trying to avoid relegation. With Tottenham having an explosive offense but suspect defense, expect both teams to score.
Marcus Rashford has been a force since the World Cup break. Read more to find out why we're banking on the 25-year-old striker on Tuesday in our Manchester United vs. Bournemouth betting picks.
It's the battle of L.A. on Sunday, with the Rams facing the Chargers. The Rams have found a bright spot with Baker Mayfield's play — and as our picks highlight, his connection with Tyler Higbee.