NFL Week 15 Betting Trends

The Jacksonville Jaguars have been bucking the NFL betting trends all season long, and they could continue to do so this week in a matchup with the Indianapolis Colts that could decide the AFC South.

The Jaguars head into their showdown with the Colts with a one-game lead on Indianapolis in the division. Despite winning five of their last six and already beating the Colts once this season the Jaguars are a 5-point road underdog on the NFL odds this weekend.


NFL Week 15 Opening Lines

Week 14 was short on marquee football betting matchups, but NFL Week 15 has some huge games on the docket. In Thursday night action, the San Diego Chargers try to stay alive in the AFC West when they take on the San Francisco 49ers in cross-conference action.


Flyers, Penguins on NHL Lines

Can anyone stop the Pittsburgh Penguins? Hockey betting fans are about to find out. Sidney Crosby and the Pens will put their 12-game winning streak to the test when they battle the Philadelphia Flyers on the road on Tuesday night.


Monday Night Football Lines

The Houston Texans only have one win in their last six games, but they can still play spoilers when they host the favored Baltimore Ravens on Monday Night Football.

The Texans failed to hold on again last week in a 34-24 loss to Philadelphia as an 8-point road underdog. Houston actually held a 24-20 lead heading into the fourth quarter but was outscored 14-0 the rest of the way,


UFC 124 Betting Results

Heavily-favored Georges St-Pierre (21-2-0) once again dominated Josh Koscheck (15-5-0) at UFC 124. The Welterweight champ established a stiff jab that controlled the fight for all five rounds, punishing Koscheck’s face along the way. St-Pierre (a very safe -450 at retained his title via unanimous 50-45 decision.


NFL Week 14 Prop Bets

Another inexperienced quarterback makes his first start this weekend, giving NFL props bettors a chance to cash in on John Skelton and the brutal Arizona Cardinals.

The Cardinals are one of the worst teams in the NFL this season. The Cards are 3-9 in the worst division in football, and they've lost their last seven games. Now things somehow get even worse, with rookie QB Skelton set to start this weekend against the Denver Broncos.


NFL Odds: Week 14 Betting

Coming off an upset loss to Oakland on NFL odds, the Chargers face a must-win game this weekend when they host the division-rival Chiefs.

The Chargers have been their own worst enemy this season, and they may have killed their playoff chances last week with a 28-13 loss to the Raiders as a 13-point favorite. [ Chiefs Chargers matchup stats ]


Bowl underdogs bite hard

Oklahoma and Boise State are the biggest college football bowl game favorites on the 2010 season (-17), but bettors know better than to blindly show their financial faith in the Sooners and Broncos.

Big dogs have packed a big bite in recent years, with even huge favorites losing outright or struggling to win. The result has been a steady stream of underdog successes and in some situations, betting double-digit bowl underdogs has produced an 18-4-1 ATS run over 23 games!


Duke Odds: Kyrie Irving Injury

The Duke Blue Devils received some devastating news on Wednesday; freshman point guard Kyrie Irving will be out for an extended period of time (and possibly the entire season) with a toe injury.

In losing one of their most important weapons, Duke becomes a much less clear favorite in odds to win the NCAAB Championship. Will March madness futures odds change to reflect this shift in power?


UFC 124 Betting at Bodog

We will see if Josh Koscheck’s predictions about his own fights are better than his hockey forecasts.

When the UFC visited Montreal’s Bell Centre back in early May for UFC 113, Koscheck took Paul Daley down to the ground and controlled him for most of three straight rounds, winning a straight 30-27 unanimous decision. The victory was by far the biggest of Koscheck’s career and it earned him a welterweight title bout against Georges St. Pierre.



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