1. The Complete Bettors Guide to NFL Week 5

    Vegas is always trying to figure out more ways to entice you to spread a few ducats on football, so let's indulge the bookmakers and check out all the best options. There are over/unders, player props and, of course, picks against the spread...

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  2. NFL Predictions Week 5: 3 Favorites Guaranteed to Be Upset

    We see it every week, some NFL favorite saunters into the game and gets beat. That's the whole basis behind the phrase "any given Sunday." Week 5 provides a few games in which some whipper-snappers will turn the tables on a paper lion...

    Brandon Alisoglu Written by Brandon Alisoglu about almost 2 years ago 1,008 reads 2 comments

  3. Cardinals vs. Rams: Final Grades and Player Analysis for St. Louis

    The St. Louis Rams have held serve at home thus far this season. No one has entered their house and left with a victory. The offense never looked great, but they kept plugging away and had a couple quick strikes...

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  4. NFL Week 5 Picks Against the Spread for Every Game

    Dear Vegas, you got lucky. I was one measly point from putting back-to-back non-losing weeks together. That only serves to embolden me as I dole out my NFL Week 5 picks against the spread...

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  5. Matt Cassel and 4 NFL Players Holding Their Teams Back in 2012

    Football is the ultimate team sport. If one player isn't playing up to par, he has the ability to keep the team from reaching its potential. Those players need to be held accountable and I'm happy to do that for you...

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  6. Santonio Holmes: What Does His Injury Mean for Fantasy Football Owners, Jets?

    The New York Jets must be behind on their sacrifices, because they have certainly angered the football gods. A week after losing Darrelle Revis, the Jets are suddenly faced with the prospect of finding a new No...

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  7. Colin Kaepernick: Updated Fantasy Football Outlook and Analysis of 49ers QB

    The San Francisco 49ers have decided to add a new wrinkle to their recently struggling offense—Colin Kaepernick as the Wildcat quarterback...

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  8. Why Cardinals, Seahawks Prove Offense is Overrated in Today's NFL

    The last few years have seen the rise of the passing offense thanks to sharper quarterback play, the evolution of the spread offense and rule changes that freed up receivers...

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  9. Fantasy Football Week 4: New York Giants' Hakeem Nicks; Analysis and Outlook

    You drafted New York Giant Hakeem Nicks in the middle rounds and grinned. You knew he was going to continue his consistent ways by grabbing 70-plus balls for over 1,000 yards. Then he got hurt...

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  10. Arizona Cardinals: How Many Wins Needed to Be Considered Legitimate Contenders?

    The jury of public opinion is still deliberating the merits of the Arizona Cardinals ' contender status. They question the makeup of the team and wonder aloud how many wins they must accumulate before being labeled as legitimate...

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  11. Boise State vs. New Mexico: Keys for Lobos to Shock the Broncos

    Bob Davie is converting quite a few believers in the desert of New Mexico. His Lobos are 2-2, which is the school's best record to start a season since 2007. He has the team believing in his message and his playbook, which features the triple option...

    Brandon Alisoglu Written by Brandon Alisoglu about almost 2 years ago 1,161 reads 0 comments

  12. Manchester United vs. Tottenham Hotspur: Why Red Devils Will Win Against Spurs

    The Barclays Premier League is set for a fun weekend. Arsenal plays Chelsea, which will get plenty of attention, even in the NFL-loving States...

    Brandon Alisoglu Written by Brandon Alisoglu about almost 2 years ago 2,009 reads 2 comments

  13. Start 'Em Sit 'Em Week 4: Running Backs to Avoid at All Costs

    With so many injuries around the NFL, you will undoubtedly be forced to start players you wouldn't otherwise. However, there are certain running backs that need to avoided regardless of your predicament...

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  14. Ohio State Football: Toughest Tests Left for Undefeated Buckeyes

    The Ohio State Buckeyes have an undefeated season in their sight and spite in their soul. Despite their lack of postseason eligibility, Urban Meyer has his boys motivated and running over everyone they come across...

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  15. Boise State vs. New Mexico: Key Players for Broncos to Avoid the Upset

    The New Mexico Lobos host the Boise State Broncos while trying do something they were never in a position to do last year: win three games...

    Brandon Alisoglu Written by Brandon Alisoglu about almost 2 years ago 395 reads 0 comments

  16. T20 World Cup 2012: Why England Can't Be Counted out of Title Contention

    The English team has gotten off to a poor start in the Super Eight at the T20 World Cup. India put a 90-run beatdown on the boys from Britain, preceded by a 15-run loss to the West Indies...

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  17. Francesco Molinari: Why He's Crucial to European Ryder Cup Fortunes

    The Europeans have been victorious in six out of the last eight Ryder Cup tournaments and are looking to build a streak after winning in 2010...

    Brandon Alisoglu Written by Brandon Alisoglu about almost 2 years ago 540 reads 0 comments

  18. NFL Predictions Week 4: Favorites That Will Dominate

    Supposedly nobody likes a bully. But if you're a fan of an NFL favorite this week, you're going to enjoy the pounding your team is about to deliver. The replacement referees have been returned to the XFL, so things should settle down on the field...

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  19. 2013 NFL Mock Draft: Pick-by-Pick Projections and Analysis

    There are about eight or nine teams that have a legitimate chance at winning the 2013 Super Bowl. The rest of the teams might as well turn their attention towards the 2013 NFL Draft with an eye towards future championships...

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  20. NFL Week 4 Picks Against the Spread for Every Game

    After three weeks and divine intervention, I have finally posted a winning record. There is no telling how many games the replacement referees actually altered, but their immaculate Hail Mary put me over the top...

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  21. The Latest Buzz Around Odds, Spreads and Lines for NFL Week 4

    Call it whatever you want: NFL point spreads, odds or lines. What they all have in common is the tantalizing possibility of improving your financial situation. But probably not...

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  22. Why Green Bay Packers Have Every Right to Be Upset After Seahawks' Hail Mary

    To err is human. To blunder as the refs did on the Hail Mary against the Green Bay Packers , well, that was something different. Green Bay fans will spend at least the next week wondering what happened...

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  23. What is Wrong With Aaron Rodgers?

    The strategy for winning ball games used to be running the rock and playing stellar defense. Then players like Drew Brees, Peyton Manning and Aaron Rodgers turned that idea on its head...

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  24. Denver Broncos Foolish Not to Put Ronnie Hillman on the Field

    The Denver Broncos grabbed Ronnie Hillman early in Round 3 of the NFL draft with thoughts of added a speedy threat out of the backfield. Apparently, somewhere between then and now, the Broncos decided that he's better off as a water boy...

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  25. With Aura of Greatness Fading, Bill Belichick is Just a Brat

    The legacy of Bill Belichick has diminished over the years. The New England Patriots haven't finished a season with a ring since 2004. Without the distraction of winning, Belichick's character flaws have been on full display...

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