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  • APRIL 8TH, 2011

    2011 NFL Draft Preview – Wide Receiver Prospects

    The 2011 NFL draft is set for Thursday April 28 through Saturday April 30. It will be held at Radio City Music Hall in New York City with the first round on Thursday night, the second and third rounds on Friday night, and rounds four through seven taking place on Saturday afternoon. Earlier this year over 300 of the nation’s top college prospects partic.....

  • APRIL 5TH, 2011

    2011 NFL Draft Preview – Defensive Line

    Over the past few years the focus in the first round of the NFL draft has shifted somewhat away from the skill positions, other than quarterback, and has gravitated more towards the defensive line. Last year DT’s Ndamukong Suh and Gerald McCoy were selected No.2 and 3 overall and in 2009 there were six defensive linemen chosen in the first twenty selection.....

  • APRIL 1ST, 2011

    2011 NFL Futures – Odds to win the NFC

    Sportsinteraction.com has released the odds for all 32 teams in relation to their chance to win next season’s Super Bowl as well as their respective conference. Much of the rational that goes into setting these odds tends to focus more on a team’s past performance as opposed to future potential, especially given the current labor situation which has cu.....

  • MARCH 29TH, 2011

    2011 NFL Futures – Odds to win the AFC

    The NFL labor situation aside, plans for the 2011 season are underway and that includes the release of ‘futures’ lines by the various sportsbooks that provide the odds for all 32 teams in relation to their chance to win next season’s Super Bowl as well as their respective conference. Much of the rational that goes into setting these odds tends to focus.....

  • MARCH 29TH, 2011

    2011 NFL Draft Preview – Quarterbacks

    When it comes to the NFL draft, easily the most talked about position is quarterback. Including the 1998 draft when Peyton Manning was selected by Indianapolis with the first overall pick, a quarterback has been selected first in 10 of the last 13 years. There are a few high profile NFL players on that list along with Manning such as his brother Eli, Michael.....

  • FEBRUARY 3RD, 2011

    Super Bowl XLV Betting: Green Bay Packers Players to Watch

    The Green Bay Packers are the favored team on the Super Bowl XLV odds this year, and for good reason. There are a number of different players that have really helped bring this team to the Promised Land, but there are five that we are keying in on that can lead them all the way through it to take down the Lombardi Trophy. Check out the five guys that we ar.....

  • FEBRUARY 3RD, 2011

    Super Bowl XLV Betting: Pittsburgh Steelers Players to Watch

    Should the Pittsburgh Steelers really complete the "Stairway to Seven" this year and clinch Super Bowl XLV, they are going to need a few key players to step up and make a huge impact. Here is the list of the Top 5 men in black and gold that we think are going to be pivotal for the Steelers to beat the Super Bowl XLV odds. Ben Roethlisberger: It almost goe.....

  • FEBRUARY 3RD, 2011

    Free Super Bowl XLV Picks: Analyzing the History of the Super Bowl

    The Green Bay Packers and Pittsburgh Steelers are just days away from kicking it off in Super Bowl betting action this year. Neither of these franchises are strangers to the biggest game of the campaign, especially in black and gold, where they have two rings over the course of the last six seasons. But which team really has the upper hand in terms of histor.....

  • FEBRUARY 2ND, 2011

    Super Bowl XLV Betting: Analyzing the Super Bowl Total

    It's not just the Super Bowl odds that we are analyzing here at Bang the Book, but the Super Bowl 'total' as well. This season, there were certainly a ton more games that went past the number than stayed below it, and that trend has held true through the playoffs as well. But will it hold true in Super Bowl XLV between the Green Bay Packers and the Pittsburg.....

  • JANUARY 30TH, 2011

    Super Bowl XLV Betting: Analyzing the Super Bowl ATS Trends

    Any time you look at an NFL betting line, you know that there are always going to be trends that are on the side of both teams. Super Bowl XLV betting action is no different, as the Pittsburgh Steelers and the Green Bay Packers are both red hot right now and have a lot of trends going in their corners to support betting on them in the biggest game of the yea.....