One last missfor Aints fans

Dec 23, 2003 7:21 AM

Red Sox fans, give it a rest. How bad is it backing the Saints straight up!

Just after posting an incredible late TD off a gadget play against the Jaguars, the usually accurate kicker John Carney misses the extra point that would have sent the game to overtime. New Orleans is now out of the playoff hunt, but bettors did rejoice since the closing line moved from pick to Jax —1½.

The books also won big with Miami, a 20-3 victor at Buffalo as 1½ dogs after opening as 1-point favorites. The dogs were 8-6 ATS prior to the Monday night game.

HORSE EXPO: Bally’s/Paris Las Vegas is pumped for its 2004 Handicapping Expo set for Feb. 26-29. The event is in conjunction with the Daily Racing Form. It’s a can’t miss for anyone who is a racing buff.

$10G! Stratto won the Stardust final and said he’d return in ’04.