NFL Picks

  • OCTOBER 11TH, 2011

    NFL Week 5 Betting Review

    At some point you'd think the waterfall of points in the NFL this season would wane. After a record-setting opening two weeks, you'd think scoring would trend back towards normal, right? Apparently, not yet. Thanks in part to a beautiful October Sunday of weather across the NFL landscape games averaged 50 points over the week 5 weekend, helping the NFL.....

  • OCTOBER 10TH, 2011

    Monday Night Football Prop Sheet: Chicago Bears @ Detroit Lions

    The Chicago Bears and Detroit Lions are going to duke it out on Monday Night Football in Motown 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! Brandon Pettigrew Over 47.5 Receiving Yards: Believe it or not, Pettigrew has just two fewer receptions t.....

  • OCTOBER 8TH, 2011

    Football Pick: Chicago Bears @ Detroit Lions Preview

    If the Green Bay Packers happen to lose on Sunday Night Football, the 1972 Miami Dolphins will be sitting with their champagne bottles waiting to see if the Detroit Lions get knocked off by the Chicago Bears on Monday Night Football. The Bears are more or less the forgotten team in the NFC North, as all of the accolades have gone to the Pack and the Lions. .....

  • OCTOBER 7TH, 2011

    NFL Week 5 Betting Previews- New York Jets vs. New England Patriots

    NFL Week 5 Betting Previews- New York Jets vs. New England Patriots Point spread: New England -9.5 Over/Under: 49.5 The New York Jets head to Gillette Stadium in Foxborough this Sunday afternoon to square-off against the New England Patriots in an early AFC East showdown. The kick-off in this one is slated for 4:15 p.m. (ET) and the game will be bro.....

  • OCTOBER 7TH, 2011

    NFL Week 5 Betting Previews- Green Bay Packers vs. Atlanta Falcons

    NFL Week 5 Betting Previews- Green Bay Packers vs. Atlanta Falcons Point spread: Green Bay -6 Over/Under: 53.5 The Green Bay Packers put their unbeaten record on the line this Sunday night under the prime time lights of the Georgia Dome when they tangle with the Atlanta Falcons. Kick-off is set for 8:20 p.m. (ET) and the game will be broadcast natio.....

  • OCTOBER 7TH, 2011

    NFL Betting Trends and Tips – Week 5

    NFL Betting Trends & Tips-Week 5 When it comes to wagering on the NFL, the majority of the betting public has a tendency to focus its handicapping efforts on the point spread of the games. However, there is a tremendous amount of value that can also be found in the ‘total line’ if you know where and how to look. So far this season there have.....

  • OCTOBER 7TH, 2011

    NFL Upset Pick of the Week 5

    Atlanta Falcons Get Revenge in the Upset of the Week in the NFL - Sponsored by BetDSI the leader in online sportsbooking. Picking upsets in the NFL is never easy, yet week after week the upsets keep piling in. Who would have thought the Philadelphia Eagles would have been upset in week four against the San Francisco 49ers? Not many, but when you find an u.....

  • OCTOBER 6TH, 2011

    NFL Pick: Oakland Raiders @ Houston Texans Preview

    Two teams that are up and coming in the AFC are going to square off at Reliant Stadium in NFL betting action on Sunday as a part of the Week 5 slate, as the Oakland Raiders pay a visit to the Houston Texans. The Raiders still think that they have a shot at making the playoffs this year even though they were beaten pretty concisely by the New Engla.....

  • OCTOBER 6TH, 2011

    NFL Week 5 Pick: Philadelphia Eagles @ Buffalo Bills Preview

    Ralph Wilson Stadium in Orchard Park will be the site of a crucial Week 5 NFL betting tilt, as the Philadelphia Eagles look to get their mojo back against the Buffalo Bills. So much for the "Dream Team," eh? What was once considered one of the prime teams in the land is now decimated to just a 1-3 start to the season. It's not like these losses have been th.....

  • OCTOBER 6TH, 2011

    NFL MVP Odds Update (through Week 4)

    Here at Bang the Book, we are beginning our update for the MVP odds on a regular basis. Here is our first look through four 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: There's just no way that we can avoid Rodgers right now as an MVP candidate. The man can just d.....