1. Updated Super Bowl Odds at Season's Quarter Mark

    With four weeks in the books, we've officially hit the quarter mark of the 2014 NFL season. Time flies when you're having fun! As always, the goal of all 32 NFL franchises is to ...

    Nick Kostos Written by Nick Kostos about 4 months ago 138,085 reads 193 comments

  2. NFL Picks and Predictions Week 4: The Ultimate Bettor's Guide

    After an awful Week 1, yours truly —the esteemed captain of #TeamDegenerate —has rebounded nicely, winning with the New York Giants this past Thursday night to pull to 25-23-1 against the spread...

    Nick Kostos Written by Nick Kostos about 4 months ago 44,410 reads 50 comments

  3. NFL Teams Driving Bettors Crazy This Season

    In the wild and wacky world of NFL gambling, it's sometimes not enough for a team to just win the game. In fact, there's a wonderful expression that sums up the gambler's dilemma: "Good teams win, great teams cover...

    Nick Kostos Written by Nick Kostos about 4 months ago 2,432 reads 7 comments

  4. Race for the NFC Wide-Open After NFL Week 3

    We're only three weeks into the NFL season, and as it concerns the National Football Conference (or NFC for the uninitiated), everything you thought you knew is wrong...

    Nick Kostos Written by Nick Kostos about 4 months ago 19,996 reads 61 comments

  5. NFL Picks and Predictions Week 3: The Ultimate Bettor's Guide

    I don't know about you, but I'm so damn tired of the off-field drama that's swirled around the National Football League for the last two weeks...

    Nick Kostos Written by Nick Kostos about 4 months ago 39,400 reads 57 comments

  6. Oakland Raiders Must Clean House, Rebuild Completely to Return to AFC Elite

    "We suck." Over the course of their long (and mostly storied) history, the Oakland Raiders have proudly trumpeted several catchphrases: Pride and poise. Commitment to excellence...

    Nick Kostos Written by Nick Kostos about 5 months ago 20,688 reads 183 comments

  7. NFL Week 2: Sorting out Monday Morning Overreactions

    Warning! Warning! It's a Monday morning in Autumn! It's NFL overreaction day! Warning! Warning! Much like the single, solitary snowflake eventually triggers a mighty and fearsome ...

    Nick Kostos Written by Nick Kostos about 5 months ago 37,760 reads 77 comments

  8. NFL Picks and Predictions Week 2: The Ultimate Bettor's Guide

    Let me spare you the trouble now: Yes, I was awful with my Week 1 picks. But as the Captain of #TeamDegenerate (of which you, dear reader, are most assuredly a member), I must remind you of the following two things: 1...

    Nick Kostos Written by Nick Kostos about 5 months ago 57,956 reads 106 comments

  9. NFL Teams That Fans Should Be Worried About Heading into Week 2

    It could be getting late early for several NFL teams. Yes, the NFL season is only one week old and a poor opening performance definitely doesn't remove a team from playoff contention...

    Nick Kostos Written by Nick Kostos about 5 months ago 27,193 reads 69 comments

  10. NFL Week 1: Sorting Out Monday Morning Overreactions

    In life, there are overreactions, there are gargantuan overreactions and then there are the overreactions that follow the first Week 1 NFL Sunday of the season...

    Nick Kostos Written by Nick Kostos about 5 months ago 50,604 reads 119 comments

  11. The Bettor's Guide to NFL Week 1

    Would you describe yourself as a gambler? Have you ever risked your cab fare on a Pac-12 second-half over from the bar at 1 a.m...

    Nick Kostos Written by Nick Kostos about 5 months ago 65,667 reads 214 comments

  12. Ranking the 25 Best Under-25 Players Heading into the 2014 NFL Season

    The 2014 NFL season is mere days away, and fans should be pleased to know that the young crop of players is as strong as it's ever been. With that in mind, it's time to rank the 25 best players under the age of 25 heading into the campaign...

    Nick Kostos Written by Nick Kostos about 5 months ago 92,701 reads 459 comments

  13. NFL Preseason Player Stock Watch Heading into Week 3

    With Week 2 of the NFL preseason in the books, it's time to take stock of the league's most buzz-worthy players heading into Week 3. The players on this list were chosen because they're among the most talked about in the league...

    Nick Kostos Written by Nick Kostos about 6 months ago 49,195 reads 68 comments

  14. NFL Preseason Week 2: What to Watch for in Friday's Matchups

    While the 2014 regular season is only three weeks away, there are still questions to be answered as it concerns each and every NFL franchise. And a number of answers will be unearthed in Week 2 of the preseason...

    Nick Kostos Written by Nick Kostos about 6 months ago 10,966 reads 11 comments

  15. Jaguars vs. Bears: What to Watch for in Preseason Week 2 Opener

    On Thursday night, the Jacksonville Jaguars visit the Chicago Bears as both teams play their second game of the preseason —a nd they'll do so in front of a national audience, as it's the lone NFL game on the schedule...

    Nick Kostos Written by Nick Kostos about 6 months ago 8,204 reads 20 comments

  16. Which Rookies Are Already Shining in NFL's Preseason?

    Week 1 of the NFL preseason is complete, and regardless of which team won and by what score, there were a number of superlative performers. It's time to credit the first-year players who are already making an impact...

    Nick Kostos Written by Nick Kostos about 6 months ago 125,289 reads 296 comments

  17. NFL Preseason Week 1: What to Watch for in Saturday's Matchups

    Week 1 of the NFL preseason will wrap up Saturday night with four juicy contests, and each one is rife with questions...

    Nick Kostos Written by Nick Kostos about 6 months ago 24,438 reads 38 comments

  18. NFL Preseason Week 1: What to Watch for in Friday's Matchups

    While many (incorrectly) dismiss the preseason as nothing more than a month's worth of fodder before the regular season begins, there is much knowledge to be gleaned from the proceedings...

    Nick Kostos Written by Nick Kostos about 6 months ago 20,605 reads 38 comments

  19. The Complete Guide to NFL Preseason

    The NFL preseason might have kicked off this past Sunday in Canton, Ohio, as the New York Giants downed the Buffalo Bills in the Pro Football Hall of Fame Game, but it won't actually ...

    Nick Kostos Written by Nick Kostos about 6 months ago 12,707 reads 33 comments

  20. Why the Buffalo Bills Could Be the NFL's Biggest Surprise Team of 2014

    On Saturday night, former Buffalo Bills wide receiver Andre Reed was inducted into the Pro Football Hall of Fame...

    Nick Kostos Written by Nick Kostos about 6 months ago 17,169 reads 33 comments

  21. Derrick Brooks: Inside the Legacy of 2014 Pro Football Hall of Fame Inductee

    This Sunday, former Tampa Bay Buccaneers linebacker Derrick Brooks will be inducted into the Pro Football Hall of Fame, culminating a professional journey that began on draft day in 1995...

    Nick Kostos Written by Nick Kostos about 6 months ago 2,489 reads 5 comments

  22. Buying or Selling NFL's 50 Best Players as Eventual Hall of Fame Inductees

    This Sunday, the NFL will induct seven new players into the Pro Football Hall of Fame. And there are a number of players currently playing who will one day join them in football immortality...

    Nick Kostos Written by Nick Kostos about 6 months ago 69,942 reads 666 comments

  23. Why Geno Smith vs. Michael Vick Is 2014's Most Important Training Camp Battle

    On a freshly groomed football field in Cortland, New York, the fight to become the starting quarterback of the New York Jets is finally underway...

    Nick Kostos Written by Nick Kostos about 6 months ago 5,837 reads 128 comments

  24. Projecting the Most Improved NFL Player at Every Position for 2014

    With training camps opening across America, it's a time for boundless optimism in the NFL world. And in that vein, it's time to project the most improved NFL player at every position in 2014...

    Nick Kostos Written by Nick Kostos about 6 months ago 34,483 reads 123 comments

  25. Does J.J. Watt Deserve Franchise Quarterback Money in Next Contract?

    In his three NFL seasons, Houston Texans defensive end J.J. Watt has established himself as the best defensive player in the league and arguably the most valuable non-quarterback on any roster...

    Nick Kostos Written by Nick Kostos about 6 months ago 8,672 reads 49 comments