VIP Denny the Dog | Why does everyone lose their mind when they play the New England Patriots? Is it the Brady-Belichick intimidation factor? The fact that they’re playing the best coach and quarterback to ever play the game?view
VIP Pigskin Picks | As is the case in promoting television shows and movies, here is a Spoiler Alert. This is a Triple Wow column. Wow Number One involves one of the most surprising and impressive results of this or any season.view
The Takeover | As a kid, I grew up watching Walter Payton diving over an entire group of giant men to score touchdowns making my young self a Chicago Bears fan. Coupled with my father, older brothers, mother and grandmother watching the NFL games I was hooked.view
VIP On the Mark | In football terms the El Cortez is Boise State – the undersized mid-major that can stand up to the big boys downtown. “We are a good option for locals,” said Nick Sfanos, who took over as race and sports manager last year.view
VIP Iskoe’s NFL Football Averages and Rankings lists wins and losses straight up and against the point spread and Over/Under results. Analysis also includes yardage, turnovers and home/road scoring averages for the current 2017-2018 season through Sunday night’s game.view
NFL Super Bowl 2018 future odds for betting and wagering are provided by South Point. Check your local sports book for the latest odds. NFL future odds are updated weekly.view
For the first time this year, Saturday games grace with NFL schedule with a pair of division battles that have playoff implications. One fascinating game to check on is the Steelers-Patriots in Pittsburgh.view
Alan and Big Dave break down Week 15 of the NFL LIVE with their Big 7, followed by the Fire, and then close the show with their Big 3.view
Bob Christ's Thursday NFL Breakdown | After last week's doozy of a Thursday night game between NFC South powers New Orleans and Atlanta, the league schedule maker is throwing fans a lemon for Week 15 with the Denver Broncos and Colts meeting in Indianapolis.view
The Takeover | As I mentioned several times on the “Cash Considerations” podcast, this is the time of year in the NFL where the lines get very difficult to cap and caution is needed when choosing your game of the week.view
VIP GamingToday's Bookies Battle the Point Spreads Week 15 | Las Vegas' top casino bookmakers pick the point spread winner of every NFL game. The Bookies Battle will be featured weekly throughout the 17-week pro football season.view
Gaming Yesterday | Last week the Supreme Court heard arguments for and against repealing the Professional and Amateur Sports Protection Act (PASPA). They could clear the way for single game sports wagering countrywide.view
VIP On the Mark | The future has never looked brighter for gaming in Vegas. If only I could say the same about all my selections. I’m still steaming about the missed extra point that cost me a cover with Wisconsin in the Ohio State Big Ten title game. But just like the AGA, we are a persistent bunch.view
Vegas Sports Books | Las Vegas sportsbooks got a bit of a break with the Ravens covering the spread in a 39-38 loss at Pittsburgh. However, the big story on the day was the Eagles possibly losing QB Carson Wentz for the seasonview
Inside the Lines | One of the biggest and most important handicapping factors down the stretch is isolating which of the bad non-playoff NFL teams are still showing up each week by playing hard and with that required high level of effort and intensity and which of those teams are falling apart especially in the midst of games when things go against them.view
VIP Pigskin Picks | Perhaps the most eagerly anticipated game of the season, certainly in the AFC, finally arrives with the top seed in the Playoffs on the line when Pittsburgh hosts New England.view
Pimlico Race Course in Baltimore will offer 15 stakes worth $3.7 million in purses during its spring meet. The meet opens on Thursday, May 10 and is highlighted by the 143rd running of the Preakness Stakes (G1) on May 19, the Middle Jewel of the Triple Crown.
The U.S. hotel industry should continue to enjoy gains on both the top and the bottom line. The report notes that consumer spending grew 3.8 percent in the fourth quarter after a 2.2 percent boost in the third.
A possible South Dakota constitutional amendment on the November ballot that might have allowed voters to decide the fate of a proposed casino complex in Yankton has been voted down by a branch of the State Legislature.
On a night when the U.S. Olympic men's curling team captured gold in South Korea, the Knights capped a 7-game home stand by "sweeping" past Vancouver, 6-3, Friday at T-Mobile Arena.
William Hill Chief Executive Philip Bowcock says the company is readying a war chest to invest into marketing in the U.S. should the Supreme Court end the ban on sports betting.