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  • 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 .....

  • 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.....

  • 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.....

  • JANUARY 30TH, 2011

    Super Bowl XLV Betting: Analyzing the Pittsburgh Steelers Coaching and Special Teams

    Quite often, it isn't the offense or the defense, but the special teams and coaching that end up deciding games like this Super Bowl betting affair. These two teams are matched so very closely, but the Pittsburgh Steelers are hoping that their special teams can give them a huge leg up on the Green Bay Packers. Check out our Super Bowl betting analysis of the.....

  • JANUARY 29TH, 2011

    Free Super Bowl XLV Picks: Analyzing the Pittsburgh Steelers Defense

    Hits like this one that you see to the right have become a staple of the Pittsburgh Steelers defense. This is a unit that hits you in the mouth and doesn't care that the league is going to place fins on it. Defensive Coordinator Dick LeBeau has put together a unit that ranked No. 2 in the league at 276.8 yards per game and No. 1 against the rush at 62.8 yard.....