Monthly Archives: October 2011

  • OCTOBER 18TH, 2011

    NFL Week 6 Betting Review

    Those in the know figured that after the ridiculous amount of scoring through the first five weeks of this NFL season, things would begin to trend back toward normal. And that's just what happened last weekend in the NFL, as scores stopped looking like basketball finals and a little more like what NFL bettors are used to. Week 6 games averaged 40 points p.....

  • OCTOBER 18TH, 2011

    College Football Week 7 Betting Review

    Despite a couple of upsets ranked teams fared well again in week 7 college football betting action. Which seems to indicate that the cream of this year's crop may be separating itself from the rest of the field. As a group, teams ranked in the USA Today's Top 25 made money over the weekend playing unranked teams, going 11-2 straight-up and 8-5 against the.....

  • OCTOBER 18TH, 2011

    World Series Pick: Texas Rangers @ St. Louis Cardinals Game 1

    The 2011 World Series kicks off with MLB betting action on Wednesday night in the Gateway to the West, as the St. Louis Cardinals take on the Texas Rangers. Texas has been watching and waiting for a number of days for this series to get started, and it has to feel like it has a great chance of getting back to Arlington with a chance to win this series in fi.....

  • OCTOBER 18TH, 2011

    World Series Betting Preview – St. Louis Cardinals vs. Texas Rangers

    St. Louis Cardinals(97-76, NL Wild Card Winner)Texas Rangers(103-69, AL West Winner) Anyone who told you that they had the St. Louis Cardinals playing against the Texas Rangers in World Series betting action is probably a bold faced liar. That being said, these are the two teams that are left standing, and one will claim baseball's biggest prize. Check ou.....

  • OCTOBER 17TH, 2011

    Monday Night Football Prop Sheet: Miami Dolphins @ New York Jets

    The Miami Dolphins and New York Jets are going to duke it out on Monday Night Football in the Garden State on Monday Night, and here at Bang the Book, we're going to take our picks for some of the MNF props on the board for one of the biggest games of the weekend! Total QB Sacks Over 4.5: QB Matt Moore might be a deer in headlights in this one. This is th.....

  • OCTOBER 17TH, 2011

    NCAA Football Betting: Florida International @ Arkansas State Pick

    We tackle a great Sun Belt college football betting affair on Tuesday night here at Bang the Book, as the Arkansas State Red Wolves play host to the Florida International Golden Panthers. Interestingly enough, this is the second time that FIU is going to be on national television this year on the road. It was able to take down the Louisville Cardi.....

  • OCTOBER 16TH, 2011

    NFL Week 6 Betting Previews- New Orleans Saints vs Tampa Bay Buccaneers

    NFL Week 6 Betting Previews- New Orleans Saints vs. Tampa Bay Buccaneers Point spread: New Orleans -4.5 Over/Under: 49 The New Orleans Saints and the Tampa Bay Buccaneers square-off this Sunday afternoon in a huge early season battle for the lead in the NFC South. Kick-off from Raymond James Stadium is slated for 1 p.m. (ET) and the game will be bro.....

  • OCTOBER 16TH, 2011

    2011 NFL Week 6 Preview – San Francisco 49ers vs Detriot Lions

    Can you believe it? It's hard to, even more saying it aloud. The Lions are undefeated. It’s hard to imagine that two teams that went 6-10 last season would be facing each other in week six of the 2011 season with only one loss between them. But that’s exactly what’s going to happen when the San Francisco 49’ers (4-1, 2-0) face the red hot Detroit .....

  • OCTOBER 16TH, 2011

    2011 NFL Week 6 Preview | Eagles vs Redskins

    Last year at this time, Michael Vick and the Philadelphia Eagles were the feel good story of the NFL. Vick’s unlikely redemption was an irresistible human interest story that was sweetened by his explosive play and winning record. Unfortunately for Vick, this season has been more horror show than uplifting drama. Philadelphia v Washington Venue/Stadiu.....

  • OCTOBER 16TH, 2011

    NFL Week 6 Betting Previews- Houston Texans vs. Baltimore Ravens

    NFL Week 6 Betting Previews-Houston Texans vs. Baltimore Ravens Point spread: Baltimore -7 Over/Under: 45 The Houston Texans square-off against the Baltimore Ravens this upcoming Sunday afternoon at M&T Bank Stadium in an AFC tilt between two teams both trying to stay on top in their division. Kick-off is slated for 4:05 (p.m.) and the game will.....