Posts tagged ‘history’

  • Derrick Henry in 2020 - all time great seasons

    The NFL’s Most Dominant Seasons May Surprise You

    With the advent of the 17-game season in 2021, fans will not be surprised to see some records fall. The 5,000-yard passing season, for example, will likely become more common and a new record season o...

  • NHL greatest comebacks in history

    Greatest Stanley Cup Playoff Upsets in NHL History

    The 2021 Stanley Cup Finals got off to a dramatic start as the defending champion Tampa Bay Lightning defeated upstart Montreal 5-1 in Game 1. That the Canadiens are even in this Stanley Cup Final is ...

  • Super Bowl history and betting results for each game

    History of Super Bowl Betting and Every Result

    With the big game kicking off tomorrow evening, we thought we would put together a complete history of Super Bowl spreads, totals and results. Sports betting was already very much in fashion when Supe...

  • Super Bowl Facts and Stats

    Historical Super Bowl Betting Statistics

    Knowing the history of the Super Bowl is also knowing that people have steadily wagered on the big game since its creation. Each year betting on the game increases in popularity. It is estimated that ...

  • modenr sportsbook

    How Did People Place Sports Bets Before Modern Sportsbooks Existed?

    This is a question that many don’t think to ask because they assume the modern parlor style sportsbook has been around since the dawn of Las Vegas. But that simply isn’t the case. The mode...

  • Franzese discusses fixing games

    Former Mobster Discusses Fixing Games

    68 year old Michael Franzese is a former member of the Colombo crime family in New York. He has had a life full of any and every mobster activity you can imagine. He did a lot of time in prison as wel...

  • Miami Dolphins large home dogs

    Largest Home Underdog Spreads in NFL History

    What is the largest point spread for a favored team on the road? That is latest question being inspired by the 2019 Miami Dolphins, a team so bad that they are breaking all types of records in the bet...

  • Tank for Tua

    Cowboys vs Dolphins Line One of the Largest of All Time

    The Miami Dolphins may have overdone it with their “Tank for Tua” campaign. They may have possibly created one of the worst teams in the modern football betting era. In week one they got s...

  • Las Vegas Super Bowl take

    Super Bowl Betting History

    As Super Bowl 53 approaches, we figured what better time to look back at some Super Bowl betting figures from the past. For this article, we will be using stats and figures gathered by Las Vegas Sport...

  • betting line nfl history

    Largest NFL Point Spreads Ever

    Updated May 30, 2020 A few recent tweets stated they have never seen a spread this big in the NFL. But, those of us who have been in the business for any length of time know that there have been bigge...