Monthly Archives: October 2011

  • OCTOBER 19TH, 2011

    West Virginia vs Syracuse Free Pick/Preview

    West Virginia Mountaineers vs. Syracuse Orange Gambling Odds from BookmakerNCAA Football Betting Favorite: West Virginia -13.5Over/Under: 58 Syracuse travelled to Morgantown as a 13.5 point underdog last year. The Orange shocked the Mountaineers and won the game 19-14. Ironically, the Orange are once again a 13.5 point underdog in this g.....

  • OCTOBER 19TH, 2011

    College Football Pick: UCF vs UAB

    UCF Knights vs. UAB Blazers Gambling Odds from BetOnlineNCAA Football Betting Favorite: UCF -15.5Over/Under: 45 UCF and UAB have both had very disappointing starts to the season. The Knights were expected to be one of the teams to beat in Conference USA, but they are just 3-3. UAB wasn’t expected to be great, but not many people expec.....

  • OCTOBER 19TH, 2011

    NCAA Football Pick: UCLA vs. Arizona Pick

    Middle of the road Pac-12 teams duke it out on ESPN's Thursday Night Football betting action, as the UCLA Bruins take on the Arizona Wildcats. This is a big, big game for the Bruins, who are still searching for the minimum of three wins required to make it to a bowl game this year. Head Coach Rick Neuheisel's job probably depends on it, and that's a scary pr.....

  • OCTOBER 18TH, 2011

    2011 College Football Power Rankings (Through Week 7)

    Ready to take a look at the Top 25 college football power rankings for this week? We've assembled the best comprehensive Top 25 on the internet, so check out how our teams are faring through Week 7 of the season!1: LSU Tigers (7-0 SU, 5-2 ATS) (LW: 1) - The Bayou Bengals are the top rated team in the first BCS rankings, and they should get a boost in the.....

  • OCTOBER 18TH, 2011

    NFL Opening Line Report For Week 7

    The NFL week seven is here and coupled with bye weeks, the teams are scrambling to grab some much needed wins as they head for the mid-season run. Investigating the opening line and line movement is more important than ever.Here is a look at some of the opening NFL lines for week seven along with movement and public consensus.Check out the line repor.....

  • OCTOBER 18TH, 2011

    College Football Opening Line Report Week 8

    The college football season is about to heat up. The latest BCS standings have been revealed and the games will start earlier in the week, which is great news for any fan of the game that likes to bet a few bucks on football.In order to be successful at betting on football it is important to investigate the opening line, consensus information, and money .....

  • 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 the f.....

  • 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.....