Scotty Schettler began his Las Vegas journey in 1968. By the time he quit the race and sports book business he had booked over $1.5 billion for different employers. He says he knows where most of the cans are buried. His book, We Were Wise Guys and Didn't Know It is available on amazon.com.
Quite a bit of hoopla surrounded a $1.1 million wager on the Atlanta Falcons this past Super Bowl. However it was not the first million dollar Super Bowl wager made in Las Vegas history. There was a million dollar laydown on the 1989 49ers/Bengals Super Bowl in Miami.view
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