1. Baylor Bears vs. SMU Mustangs Betting Odds: Analysis and Prediction

    With a point spread nearing five touchdowns and the betting public continuing to pound the heavily favored Baylor Bears, there should be plenty of interest in a potentially high-scoring ...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Mike Pickett about 2 days ago 846 reads 0 comments

  2. What Josh Gordon Suspension Means for Cleveland Browns Offense, WR Depth

    As expected, Cleveland Browns receiver Josh Gordon 's indefinite ban from football was upheld by the NFL on Wednesday, meaning that he'll be unable to play for Cleveland or any team until he successfully applies for reinstatement next year...

    Andrea Hangst Written by Andrea Hangst about 2 days ago 12,490 reads 20 comments

  3. Breaking Down Juventus' Champions League Group Stage Opponents

    After reaching the quarter-finals in 2012-13, Juventus endured a disappointing Champions League campaign last term, exiting the competition in the group stage...

    Adam Digby Written by Adam Digby about 2 days ago 2,842 reads 5 comments

  4. Notre Dame Fighting Irish vs. Rice Owls Betting Odds: Analysis and Prediction

    The resurgent Rice Owls are 7-1 against the spread in their last eight games as underdogs on the road. Meanwhile, the Notre Dame Fighting Irish are just 1-6 ATS the last seven times they've been favored by double digits at home...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Mike Pickett about 2 days ago 1,324 reads 0 comments

  5. Penn State Nittany Lions vs. Central Florida Knights Betting Odds, Prediction

    The Penn State Nittany Lions seemed to be on the upswing under former head coach Bill O’Brien, and now James Franklin inherits a team that will be out for revenge early Saturday in Ireland...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Mike Pickett about 2 days ago 4,187 reads 0 comments

  6. Creating the Ultimate College Football Fantasy Team for Week 1

    Have you set your college fantasy football team yet for Week 1? Odds are you don't actually have such a team, since fantasy sports at the college level isn't nearly as prevalent as the pro football version...

    Brian Pedersen Written by Brian Pedersen about 2 days ago 8,567 reads 16 comments

  7. Big Ten Week 1 Predictions: Badgers and Nittany Lions Score Key Upsets

    The Big Ten heads into the 2014 season with renewed optimism. New schools, offensive firepower and improved divisional alignment have fans excited. There is hope that the conference will be more competitive from top to bottom this year...

    Tom Scurlock Written by Tom Scurlock about 2 days ago 435 reads 0 comments

  8. WWE SmackDown: Spoiler-Free Preview for Aug. 29

    Rematches highlight the Aug. 29 edition of WWE SmackDown. Roman Reigns, Jack Swagger and Paige all face rivals they know well...

    Ryan Dilbert Written by Ryan Dilbert about 2 days ago 8,666 reads 7 comments

  9. NASCAR at Atlanta 2014: Complete Preview and Prediction for Oral-B USA 500

    Sunday night's Oral-B USA 500 is not only the penultimate race of the regular season, but it takes place at one of the fastest, trickiest and oldest tracks that the Sprint Cup Series races on, Atlanta Motor Speedway...

    Bob Margolis Written by Bob Margolis about 2 days ago 2,956 reads 0 comments

  10. NCAA Football Rankings 2014: Preseason Polls and College Playoff Predictions

    Congratulations, America. You finally made it to the start of the 2014 college football season. After an offseason of debates over amateurism, stolen crab legs, band scandals, ...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 2 days ago 5,526 reads 0 comments

  11. FYI WIRZ: NASCAR Drivers Head to Atlanta for One Less Chance

    It may seem that it’s the speed that NASCAR drivers love about Atlanta Motor Speedway, but it’s really the many grooves on the track that count. Drivers get thrills from many fast moves on the 1...

    Dwight Drum Written by Dwight Drum about 2 days ago 218 reads 1 comments

  12. Ohio State Buckeyes vs. Navy Midshipmen Betting Odds: Analysis and Prediction

    The Ohio State Buckeyes have already taken a hit this year, losing Heisman candidate quarterback Braxton Miller to injury. And they enter this season on a two-game losing streak after tasting only victory in the prior 24 matches...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Mike Pickett about 2 days ago 2,980 reads 0 comments

  13. Southern Cal Trojans vs. Fresno State Bulldogs Betting Odds: Analysis, Pick

    The USC Trojans are coming off a disappointing season that saw them finish strong despite some turmoil on the sidelines with head coach Lane Kiffin fired early on, winning six of eight games following his dismissal and going 5-3 against the spread...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Mike Pickett about 2 days ago 1,483 reads 1 comments

  14. NFL Preseason Schedule 2014: TV Info and Predictions for Final Exhibition Games

    With the heat of summer and training camps both in the rearview , the final week of the NFL preseason signals the end of a lengthy wait for real football...

    Chris  Roling Written by Chris Roling about 2 days ago 3,756 reads 0 comments

  15. Colorado State Rams vs. Colorado Buffaloes Betting Odds: Analysis and Prediction

    Despite recent struggles, the Colorado Buffaloes have maintained the upper hand in their in-state rivalry with Colorado State, winning and covering six of the last seven meetings with the Rams...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Mike Pickett about 2 days ago 3,672 reads 0 comments

  16. Wisconsin Badgers vs. LSU Tigers Betting Odds: Analysis and Prediction

    The Wisconsin Badgers are not used to starting the year against such a tough opponent and will put their 16-game winning streak in season openers on the line when they face the LSU Tigers at NRG Stadium in Houston...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Mike Pickett about 2 days ago 5,029 reads 0 comments

  17. Alabama Crimson Tide vs. West Virginia Mountaineers Betting Odds: Pick, Preview

    The Alabama Crimson Tide opened the past two seasons with blowout victories over Michigan and Virginia Tech, covering big point spreads on both occasions...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Mike Pickett about 2 days ago 2,688 reads 0 comments

  18. US Open Tennis 2014 Schedule: TV Coverage and Live Stream Info for Day 4

    The seemingly never-ending barrage of tennis in Flushing Meadows continues chugging along Thursday, as the world's best men and women attempt to burrow their way into the third round...

    Tyler Conway Written by Tyler Conway about 2 days ago 2,597 reads 1 comments

  19. 2014 MLB Award Race Odds Updates with 4 Weeks to Go

    September is almost here, meaning that a look at some updated odds for the 2014 MLB awards race is in order. True, this is a non-scientific undertaking. We are simply not in the practice of setting professional odds...

    Matthew Smith Written by Matthew Smith about 2 days ago 49,179 reads 152 comments

  20. Miami Hurricanes vs. Louisville Cardinals Betting Odds: Analysis and Prediction

    The Louisville Cardinals, competing in the new American Athletic Conference last year, didn't play one game against a ranked team. And while they went 12-1, they went just 5-7 against the spread...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Mike Pickett about 2 days ago 1,484 reads 0 comments

  21. Florida State Seminoles vs. Oklahoma State Cowboys Betting Odds: Pick, Preview

    The Florida State Seminoles pulled off a tough trick last year, rampaging to a national championship and making a bunch of money along the way, going 11-2 against the spread despite battling some huge point spreads...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Mike Pickett about 2 days ago 2,067 reads 0 comments

  22. FC Augsburg vs. Borussia Dortmund: How BVB Will Line Up in Bundesliga Clash

    Borussia Dortmund travel to southern Germany on Friday night as they try once again to get their Bundesliga campaign up and running, with a tricky away tie to FC Augsburg ...

    Stefan Bienkowski Written by Stefan Bienkowski about 2 days ago 3,524 reads 4 comments

  23. Clemson Tigers vs. Georgia Bulldogs Betting Odds: Analysis and Prediction

    The Georgia Bulldogs may have lost last year’s season opener 38-35 to the Clemson Tigers, but they had won the previous five meetings—going 4-1 against the spread...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Mike Pickett about 2 days ago 5,281 reads 0 comments

  24. 5 Things to Watch Out for in Serie A Week 1

    Finally, Serie A is back in action. Europe's other top leagues have all started, but the football is just getting underway in Italy with a bumper weekend packed full of fascinating fixtures...

    Colin O'Brien Written by Colin O'Brien about 2 days ago 3,241 reads 9 comments

  25. Boise State Broncos vs. Mississippi Rebels: Odds, Analysis and Prediction

    Boise State will continue with its motto of playing “anybody, anytime, anywhere” when it opens this season against the Rebels of Ole Miss on Thursday night at the Georgia Dome in Atlanta...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Mike Pickett about 2 days ago 4,921 reads 3 comments