Monthly Archives: November 2011

  • NOVEMBER 6TH, 2011

    2011 College Basketball Power Rankings (Preseason)

    Ready to take a look at the Top 25 college basketball power rankings for this week? We've assembled the best comprehensive Top 25 on the internet, so check out how our teams are faring just before this season gets started!1: North Carolina Tar Heels (0-0 SU, 0-0 ATS) (LW: NR) - There seems to be no doubt that the Tar Heels are going to be one of the best.....

  • NOVEMBER 5TH, 2011

    NFL MVP Odds Update (through Week 8)

    Here at Bang the Book, we are beginning our update for the MVP odds on a regular basis. Here is our first look through eight weeks of play at some of the favorites as well as the odds to win the 2011 MVP that can be found below... Aaron Rodgers, Green Bay Packers: Rodgers is the odds on favorite for a good reason to be the league's MVP this year. He has thr.....

  • NOVEMBER 5TH, 2011

    NFL Trends: Chicago Bears @ Philadelphia Eagles Betting Trends & Injury Report

    The Chicago Bears and the Philadelphia Eagles are set to square off in Monday Night Football betting action this week at Lincoln Financial Field. But before you make your NFL picks for the big game on Monday, check out some of the great NFL betting trends that we have for the duel! Chicago Bears Notes: The Bears are technically the second Wild Card holders .....

  • NOVEMBER 5TH, 2011

    NFL Trends: Baltimore Ravens @ Pittsburgh Steelers Betting Trends & Injury Report

    The Baltimore Ravens and the Pittsburgh Steelers are set to square off in Sunday Night Football betting action this week at Heinz Field. But before you make your NFL picks for the big game on Sunday, check out some of the great NFL betting trends that we have for the duel! Baltimore Ravens Notes: Obviously, this game for the Ravens is brutally important. Wi.....

  • NOVEMBER 5TH, 2011

    NFL Lock of the week – Week 9

    The NFL Lock for this week is in the AFC EastThe word “lock” is not always used freely in the sports betting world. It signifies the best game of the week and the best bet on the board. This essentially is a football wager that simply cannot lose. Most bettors try to dodge this moniker because they believe it is a jinx and could actually cause a bet .....

  • NOVEMBER 5TH, 2011

    NFL Upset of the Week – Week 9

    The Giants get a super upset against the PatriotsNFL upsets are not always easy to find and the schedule in week nine has some games that could go either way. So how does the football betting fan find the upset? There are several steps that the can be used to pick that game every week in the NFL.First take a look at the odds and fade the public and l.....

  • NOVEMBER 5TH, 2011

    NFL Week 9 Picks – Super Six

    Each week, exclusively at Bangthebook.com I will release the Super Six in the NFL. This will be the top six football betting games that the NFL has to offer. The super six last week went 3-3 on the week and the overall record is 26-19-3(58%). With two weeks in a row around .500, this is the time for a big week from the Super Six.Here are the Super Six pi.....

  • NOVEMBER 5TH, 2011

    NFL Best Bets-Week 9

    NFL Best Bets-Week 9The odds makers continue to keep the lines razor sharp and for the second week in-a-row the favorites and underdogs were evenly split as six games apiece with one game ending as a ‘push’. The home teams had a slight 7-5-1 edge. For the second week in-a-row the ‘best bets’ were also split right down the middle as well with a .....

  • NOVEMBER 5TH, 2011

    NFL Top Three Over/Under Plays- Week 9

    NFL Top Three Over/Under Plays- Week 9The odds makers have been able to keep the lines pretty sharp this season, but last week they opened the door on the total line with nine of the 13 games staying ‘under’.So far this season we have been Banging the Book on the total line with a winning percentage of 66 percent and last week was no exception w.....

  • NOVEMBER 5TH, 2011

    NFL Week 9 Betting Previews- Baltimore Ravens vs. Pittsburgh Steelers

    NFL Week 9 Betting Previews- Baltimore Ravens vs. Pittsburgh SteelersPoint spread: Pittsburgh -3Over/Under: 42.5The Baltimore Ravens will be looking for the season-series sweep against the Pittsburgh Steelers when the two AFC North rivals square-off this Sunday night at Heinz Field in a prime-time showdown for the lead in the division. Game time .....

  • NOVEMBER 5TH, 2011

    NFL Week 9 Betting Trends

    NFL Week 9 Betting TrendsAs we approach the halfway point of the 2011 NFL regular, the odds makers now have a wealth of information on all 32 teams in the league, allowing them to keep the lines for each week’s matchups razor-thin. In an effort to gain an edge for the second-half stretch run, it is a good time to take a look at which teams have been co.....

  • NOVEMBER 5TH, 2011

    NFL Week 9 Betting Previews- New York Giants vs. New England Patriots

    NFL Week 9 Betting Previews- New York Giants vs. New England PatriotsPoint spread: New England -9Over/Under: 52.5The New York Giants square-off against the New England Patriots this Sunday afternoon at Gillette Stadium in an NFC-AFC clash between two division leaders. Kick-off is set for 4:15 p.m. (ET) and the game will be broadcast nationally on.....