Conference USA 2011 Odds Preview

Conference USA is known for its high-scoring games, and this season should be no exception.

Editor Note: Conference USA odds preview for 2013, click here

 

A bunch of teams have quarterbacks capable of putting up big numbers, and one or two of them might sneak into the Heisman picture. Defense is not the forte of the CUSA.

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Yankees vs. Orioles MLB Odds

The Yankees will be looking to beat up on a weak division rival on Friday when they open up an MLB betting series in Baltimore.

The Yankees and Orioles will play five games starting Friday night, with a doubleheader scheduled for Saturday. New York beat Baltimore three of four times when they last met in late July.

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Sun Belt 2011 Odds Preview

This should be an interesting season in the Sun Belt Conference, with three new head coaches and two teams opening new stadiums.

 

Editor note: See the Sun Belt Odds preview for 2013 here.
 

The Troy Trojans have been the top dog in the Sun Belt for half a decade now, but others are nipping at their heels.

Troy Trojans (Odds to Win Sun Belt at Bovada – 3/1)

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UFC 134 Underdog Betting Odds

Many of the UFC big dogs are in action Saturday at UFC 134 - Anderson Silva, Mauricio Rua, Forrest Griffin, Minotauro Nogueira to name just a few.

But it's the big dogs in betting terms that have many MMA fans exciting about wagering on UFC 134 odds. (And you can double up your deposit bonus when you sign up today at Bovada )

Of the 12 fights, eight involve underdogs of 2/1 or better odds. In a sport like MMA, hitting just a few big dogs can be a big benefit to your bankroll.

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MLB Odds: D-Backs vs. Nationals

The Arizona Diamondbacks will close out a road trip on Thursday when they finish up a set in Washington against the Nationals.

The D-Backs have come back to Earth lately, costing their supporters on the MLB betting lines some money and hurting their chances of winning the NL West division title this season.

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NFC South Season Odds Preview

Last season, the NFC South was the only division in the NFL to have three teams with 10 wins or more as Atlanta was 13-3, New Orleans was 11-5, and Tampa Bay was 10-6.

Editor Note: NFC South odds preview for this season, click here.

 

With no noticeable drop-off for any of these teams this offseason, the NFC South should once again be extremely competitive in 2011.

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WAC 2011 Odds Preview

Contenders for the WAC championship don't have to worry about Boise State anymore now that the Broncos, who won or shared eight of the previous nine WAC titles, have moved to the Mountain West.

 

* Editor note: See the 2012 WAC odds preview here.

 

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Baseball Betting Odds: White Sox vs. Angels

Two teams trying to stay in the playoff hunt will take the field on Wednesday when the Los Angeles Angels host the Chicago White Sox.

The Angels are trying to make up some ground on the Texas Rangers in the AL West standings, while the White Sox are still within shouting distance of the Detroit Tigers in the AL Central race.

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UFC 134 Betting Odds

You'd better be tough if you call the man who beats you in MMA a coward, but that’s what Anderson Silva did five years ago when he lost to Yushin Okami.

It was a pre-UFC fight for each man and Silva took a disqualification loss for a questionable illegal upkick during the match. Okami said he couldn’t continue and got the victory. Silva called it a ‘cowardly way to win.’

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NASCAR Odds: Irwin Tools Night Race

Defending race champion Kyle Busch is the oddsmakers' choice to visit Victory Lane this weekend in the Irwin Tools Night Race at Bristol Motor Speedway.

Busch is pegged as the +275 favorite on the NASCAR odds at 5Dimes heading into Saturday night's Sprint Cup Series event. The standings leader has won more Sprint Cup Series races (four) than any other driver so far this season.

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