NFL best bets for Week 14: Pick against Deshaun Watson and the Browns

Deshaun Watson is clearly not in game shape and the Bengals on the rise, so take the favorite in that AFC North rivalry.

By Matt BonesteelDecember 9, 2022
Analysis

NFL best bets for Week 13: Trust the Seahawks (and the Bengals’ offense)

The Los Angeles Rams will struggle to stay with Seattle, while the Bengals shouldn't have much trouble scoring against the Kansas City Chiefs.

By Neil GreenbergDecember 2, 2022
Analysis

College football best bets: A Pac-12 shootout and a Big Ten rout

The Pac-12 title game between USC and Utah should feature plenty of points and not a lot of defense, while Michigan should roll in the Big Ten.

By Matt BonesteelDecember 1, 2022
Analysis

‘Thursday Night Football’ betting predictions for Bills-Patriots

The Bills will be playing their third road game in 11 days, a scheduling anomaly that hasn’t been seen since the early 1990s

By Neil Greenberg and Matt BonesteelDecember 1, 2022
Analysis

College football best bets: In Ohio State-Michigan, take the under

Ohio State-Michigan could be another classic rock fight, and the under is the play.

By Matt BonesteelNovember 24, 2022

Mobile sports betting is live in Maryland: What you need to know

Maryland’s sports betting industry hit a critical milestone this week, two years after Maryland voters endorsed it in a landslide.

By Erin CoxNovember 23, 2022
Analysis

Thanksgiving NFL picks: Best bets for all three games

There are two big favorites on Thanksgiving Day, and one puzzling underdog. Here are our picks.

By Neil Greenberg and Matt BonesteelNovember 23, 2022
Analysis

NFL best bets for Week 12: Keep riding this Commanders wave

Left hand up, then click on the Commanders (to shut down Atlanta's erratic offense).

By Neil GreenbergNovember 23, 2022
Analysis

The World Cup favorites and our World Cup best bets

The usual soccer powerhouses top the list of favorites to win this year’s World Cup in Qatar, starting with Brazil and Argentina.

By Matt BonesteelNovember 19, 2022
Analysis

NFL best bets for Week 11: Justin Fields keeps getting better

The Bears and Lions lit up the scoreboard when they met last week. This week, they're both best bets.

By Neil GreenbergNovember 19, 2022
Analysis

Looking for a Super Bowl value bet? Consider the Dallas Cowboys.

Also, why it might be worth a wager on the New York Jets or New England Patriots to win the NFC East.

By Neil GreenbergNovember 19, 2022

How to run a World Cup pool

Everything you need to organize your pool for the 2022 World Cup in Qatar.

By Matt BonesteelNovember 17, 2022
Analysis

‘Thursday Night Football’ betting predictions for Titans-Packers

Why the Titans are the play for this meeting between playoff hopefuls.

By Neil Greenberg and Matt BonesteelNovember 17, 2022
Analysis

College football best bets: For UCLA-USC, the over is the play

When two Pac-12 rivals with elite offenses and terrible defenses get together, there will be points.

By Matt BonesteelNovember 17, 2022

Sportsbooks say you can win big. Then they try to limit winners.

Sportsbooks are increasingly attempting to limit their least favorite type of customers: Winners.

By Danny FuntNovember 17, 2022
Analysis

Picks and best bets for Commanders-Eagles: Watch the Washington running game

The Eagles are big favorites against Washington on Monday night, but there are plenty of other intriguing angles in this matchup.

By Neil Greenberg and Matt BonesteelNovember 14, 2022
Analysis

Josh Allen is injured. How much should the point spread move?

Here's one method to assess the point-spread value of NFL quarterbacks, from stars to backups.

By Neil GreenbergNovember 12, 2022
Analysis

NFL best bets for Week 10: Fade Aaron Rodgers and the flailing Packers

We might have passed the point of no return for the struggling offenses of the Green Bay Packers and Los Angeles Rams.

By Neil GreenbergNovember 11, 2022
Analysis

‘Thursday Night Football’ betting predictions for Falcons-Panthers

A Carolina defense in disarray provides some opportunities to bet on Atlanta.

By Neil Greenberg and Matt BonesteelNovember 10, 2022
Analysis

College football best bets: Ole Miss has a shot against reeling Alabama

Ole Miss is an underdog against Alabama, but take the Rebels against the struggling Crimson Tide.

By Matt BonesteelNovember 10, 2022