All posts by Aaron Ryan

  • NOVEMBER 24TH, 2011

    NCAA Football Pick: Notre Dame vs. Stanford Pick

    There could be a BCS bowl bid on the line this week down on the farm, where the Notre Dame Fighting Irish take on the Stanford Cardinal in NCAA football betting action. It might seem a tad crazy that the Fighting Irish could be in the BCS in spite of the fact that they only have an 8-3 record for the time being, but take a second to think about it. Notre Da.....

  • NOVEMBER 23RD, 2011

    Heisman Trophy Odds Update (as of 11/23/11)

    Here at Bang the Book, we are beginning our update for the Heisman Trophy odds on a weekly basis. Here is our look through 12 weeks of play at some of the favorites as well as the odds to win the 2011 Heisman Trophy that can be found below... Andrew Luck, Stanford Cardinal: Luck was once absolutely considered the man that was going to win the Heisman Trophy.....

  • NOVEMBER 23RD, 2011

    College Football Betting: Iowa vs. Nebraska Pick

    The boys from the cornfields visit the Children of the Corn on Friday in what should be a great battle between two of the top teams in the Big Ten, as the Iowa Hawkeyes engage in NCAA football betting warfare for the first time against their newest conference rivals, the Nebraska Cornhuskers. The Hawkeyes probably knew at the outset of the season that they .....

  • NOVEMBER 23RD, 2011

    NCAA Football Betting: Louisville @ South Florida Pick

    The jam packed Big East could get a heck of a lot cloudier on Friday morning in NCAA football betting action, as the South Florida Bulls look to become bowl eligible at the expense of the Louisville Cardinals. The Cardinals have had themselves a very interesting season this year to say the least. They're only just bowl eligible right now at 6-5, a.....

  • NOVEMBER 23RD, 2011

    Hockey Pick: Boston Bruins @ Buffalo Sabres 11/23/11

    Two of the teams in the crowded Northeast Division do it up in NHL betting action on Wednesday night, as the Buffalo Sabres take on the Boston Bruins. The Bruins have been one of the hottest teams in the NHL of late, They have won nine games in a row, and they are playing tremendous hockey on both sides of the ice. In this winning streak, the team has sco.....

  • NOVEMBER 23RD, 2011

    NFL Pick: Miami Dolphins @ Dallas Cowboys Preview

    Thanksgiving Day football betting action is a great tradition like none other in all of sports, and here at Bang the Book, we are making our NFL picks for the clash between the Dallas Cowboys and the Miami Dolphins. The Dolphins have the best record on Thanksgiving Day in terms of winning percentage amongst teams that have played at least five tim.....

  • NOVEMBER 19TH, 2011

    NFL Week 11 Pick: Kansas City Chiefs @ New England Patriots Preview

    The ties between the Kansas City Chiefs and the New England Patriots run strong, but the two teams don't get a chance to see each other all that often. That'll battle it out on the NFL odds on Monday Night Football though, which should create for an amazing setting for a game between two teams that badly need a victory. That four game winning streak that th.....

  • NOVEMBER 18TH, 2011

    NFL Trends: Philadelphia Eagles @ New York Giants Betting Trends & Injury Report

    The Philadelphia Eagles and the New York Giants are set to square off in Sunday Night Football betting action this week at MetLife Stadium. 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! Philadelphia Eagles Notes: The Eagles are really in need of this game, but even if.....

  • NOVEMBER 17TH, 2011

    NFL MVP Odds Update (through Week 10)

    Here at Bang the Book, we are beginning our update for the MVP odds on a regular basis. Here is our first look through 10 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: The all-time best quarterback rating in the history of the NFL is 112.7, held by the great San Fr.....

  • NOVEMBER 17TH, 2011

    College Football Betting: Oklahoma State vs. Iowa State Pick

    The Oklahoma State Cowboys are just two games away from the BCS National Championship Game. If they can beat the NCAA football odds in this one against the Iowa State Cyclones on Friday night, they'll be just one step away from the biggest game in school history. The Pokes really have to be careful of complacency in this game. They are probably going to hav.....

  • NOVEMBER 17TH, 2011

    NHL Pick: Washington Capitals @ Winnipeg Jets 11/17/11

    For the first time as divisional rivals, the Washington Capitals and the Winnipeg Jets will meet in NHL betting festivities in a nationally televised game on Thursday night from the Great White North. The Caps are really going to want to assert themselves as the leaders of this Southeast Division at some point. Through 16 games, they have 21 points, level.....

  • NOVEMBER 14TH, 2011

    Monday Night Football Prop Sheet: Minnesota Vikings @ Green Bay Packers

    The Minnesota Vikings and Green Bay Packers are going to duke it out on Monday Night Football in Lambeau Field 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!Michael Jenkins Under 3.5 Pass Receptions: Give QB Christian Ponder some credit for the wa.....