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NFL Betting Futures: Green Bay Leads Pack on NFC Conference Odds

Since the NFL realigned in 2002 when it added Houston as an expansion franchise and shifted Seattle from the AFC to the NFC, the AFC Championship Game has almost exclusively been won by one of three quarterbacks: Tom Brady (Patriots), Peyton Manning (Broncos & Colts) and Ben Roethlisberger (Steelers). The NFC, though, has been a Read Full Story

NFL Betting Futures: Patriots Stand Apart on AFC Conference Odds

It’s not exactly rocket science in projecting the winner of the AFC: It will be a team with a future Hall of Famer at quarterback. At least that has been the case every year but one since 2003 as the AFC champion has been quarterbacked by either Tom Brady, Peyton Manning or Ben Roethlisberger. They Read Full Story

NFL Betting Props: Brady, Rodgers Lead NFL MVP Odds for 2017 Season

Frankly, the NFL MVP Award is almost boring these days in terms of projecting who wins it – much like the Heisman Trophy in college football. Both the NFL and NCAA are more pass-heavy leagues than they have ever been. Blame spread offenses and the rules designed to encourage more offense. Americans like scoring. So Read Full Story

NFL Betting: Patriots Leading Way on Season Win Totals Roundup

The NFL is almost a year-round league in terms of news these days, but we are in the one dead period on the calendar following minicamps and before teams report to their training camps in about three weeks. Clubs basically know who they are at this point in terms of roster makeup. Thus it’s a Read Full Story

NFL Betting: Can Lions Break NFC’s Longest Divisional Drought?

The NFL likes to trumpet its parity and how any team has a realistic chance to make the playoffs – well, any team not located in Cleveland. For the past 11 years there have been at least four teams make the postseason that didn’t the prior year. The NFC has seen plenty of parity since Read Full Story

NFL Betting: What Are Odds AFC Division Winners Repeat in 2017?

When the NFL added the expansion Houston Texans for the 2002 season as the league’s 32nd team, it went to four divisions in both the AFC and NFC, with Seattle the only team switching conferences. Since then, all four AFC division winners have repeated just once. In 2012, the New England Patriots (East), Baltimore Ravens Read Full Story

NFL Betting: Early Look at Odds for Week 1 of the 2017 NFL Season

On Wednesday of this week, we will be exactly three months until the start of the 2017 NFL season as it begins with the annual Thursday night Kickoff Game. This year that’s hosted Sept. 7 by the defending Super Bowl champion New England Patriots, who are 7.5-point NFL betting favorites over the Kansas City Chiefs. Read Full Story

2017 NFL Draft Odds: First Round Likely To Be Heavy On Defense

The NFL schedule was released last week, and the draft begins this Thursday from Philadelphia – it’s the last big NFL offseason event before players start reporting to training camps in July. The league moves the draft around now; it had been held in Chicago the previous two years after decades in New York. Did Read Full Story

Super Bowl 52 Opening Odds: Patriots, Cowboys Lead Betting Futures

After delivering the greatest comeback in Super Bowl history it shouldn’t be a surprise that the New England Patriots have opened as the favorites on the Super Bowl 52 odds. Even with the Patriots’ Super Bowl 51 celebrations still going the sportsbooks did not waste any time looking ahead to next season. When the Super Read Full Story

Super Bowl 51 Betting Recap: Patriots Top Falcons, Cover Spread

In what may go down as the greatest Super Bowl in history, Tom Brady and the New England Patriots capped off an unprecedented comeback to not only defeat the Atlanta Falcons in Super Bowl 51 but also cover the spread. It’s been said many times you can never count out Brady and the Patriots and Read Full Story