Archive for the ‘2017-2018’ Category.

Analyzing Over Unders in NFL Conference Championship Games

January 16, 2018

In five days the conferences will have their championship games and the winner of these will move on to Super Bowl XLII (52 if you don’t speak Roman numeral). This late in the year the games on which to bet become much fewer so each game is dissected by bettors and handicappers that much more. […]

2018 NFL Conference Championship Opening Lines

January 15, 2018

Today was a great day of football. The first game was a barn burner with Jacksonville pulling off the huge upset in Pittsburgh. The second game had a finish for the ages as Minnesota scores a 61 yard TD with the clock hitting zero. We liked New Orleans in that matchup and if you bet […]

NFL Line Analysis: Jaguars at Steelers

January 14, 2018

In just a little over three hours the playoff game between the Jaguars and Steelers will kick off. Prior to the point spread being issue last weekend, I said to my partners here at SBA that the perfect line for the Steelers vs. Jaguars matchup is a TD. A solid 7 point favorite at home […]

NFL Pick and Preview: Saints vs Panthers

January 6, 2018

The last game of this weekend’s wild card games may be the best one. The Carolina Panthers are in New Orleans to take on the New Orleans Saints. The game goes at 4:40 EST, Sunday, January 7, 2018. The betting spread was pushed out at New Orleans -6 and the total at 48.5. Since then, […]

The Atlanta Falcons Vs. The Los Angeles Rams Free Pick

January 4, 2018

It’s midway through the 3rd quarter in last year’s Super Bowl. The Falcons are leading the New England Patriots 28 to 3. Four weeks prior, the 4-12 Rams were just capping their season with a 7 game losing streak. Their top pick in the draft looked like a mistake. If I told you that the […]

NFL Free Pick: Oakland at Philadelphia

December 25, 2017

Tonight at 8:30 PM est the Oakland Raiders take on the Philadelphia Eagles in the City of Brotherly Love. SBAodds has Philly -10 and the total is 46.5 points. Philly has had one fantastic year and even the injury of its starting Pro Bowl QB Carson Wentz doesn’t seem to be slowing them down. The […]

Detroit Lions at Cincinnati Bengals Free Pick

December 22, 2017

We’ve certainly seen that anything can happen in an NFL contest. Most games on Sunday were decided on the final play. I’ve defended the referees in the past, but many final scores and ATS covers were decided by the officials as much as the players. Anyway, Cincinnati is just done. They do have some players […]

NFL Free Pick Indianapolis at Baltimore

December 21, 2017

Saturday, December 23, 2017 M&T Bank Stadium The Indianapolis Colts travel to M&T Bank Stadium to take on the Baltimore Ravens on Saturday, December 23, 2017. The opening line for this game has Baltimore as 13 point favorites. The over/under has been set at 41. The Colts have an ATS record of 6-8-0 while their […]

MNF Falcons at Buccaneers Free Pick

December 18, 2017

Tonight is Monday Night Football, ending an exciting week 15 in the NFL. The game features the Atlanta Falcons visiting the Tampa Bay Buccaneers. Both teams have had a disappointing year but only one has playoff aspirations. The Falcons are 8-5 and are currently in the 6th seed for the playoffs. Tampa is just 4-9 […]

Free Pick Patriots at Steelers

December 16, 2017

Sunday December 16, 2017 at 4:25 PM EST The New England Patriots are in Pittsburgh to take on the Pittsburgh Steelers. The line is New England -3 and the total is 54. Despite the fact that New England is coming off a loss on Monday Night in Miami and the fact that the Steelers have […]