NFL Picks

  • FEBRUARY 18TH, 2015

    The Money Down: February 18

    NFL Draft: Mariota Moving?The NFL Combine features some of the best young players in the country all hoping to be selected in the NFL draft. One of the players that are projected to go as high as No. 1 is Oregon quarterback Marcus Mariota. With the clear cut favorite to be No. 1 overall, now Jameis Winston out of Florida State, a few teams will be looking .....

  • FEBRUARY 17TH, 2015

    The Daily Six Pack February 17

    If you are a sports betting enthusiast like all of us at BangTheBook.com are, then you probably start thinking about the betting impact of the day’s top stories. Not every top story has a relevance to betting, but you probably try to connect the dots anyway. In a new feature each weekday, we will take a look at the top six sports stories of the day in an a.....

  • FEBRUARY 17TH, 2015

    The Money Down: February 17

    NFL: Tag You’re It!For teams and big name players this is an important time of the year. For 2015, the two-week window for applying the franchise tag opened Monday and teams will have to make a decision on what player they may want to consider tagging.With the franchise tag window opening Monday, here's our annual team-by-team look at who could .....

  • FEBRUARY 16TH, 2015

    The Money Down: February 16

    St. Louis Rams: Backing BradfordDespite missing plenty of games over the last few years due to injuries, the St. Louis Rams have made it very clear that they plan to stick with Sam Bradford at quarterback. The Rams announced that Frank Cignetti would be the offensive coordinator for the upcoming season.Jeff Fisher left no doubt when asked if he wanted .....

  • FEBRUARY 15TH, 2015

    CG Technology 2015 NFL Season Win Totals

    It’s never too early to start thinking about the 2015 NFL season and CG Technology has set the market for NFL Season Win Totals. These numbers were released on Saturday with $2,000 limits and it’s a good way to gauge how the oddsmakers are viewing teams entering the offseason prior to free agency and the 2015 NFL Draft. Standard vig on these win totals a.....

  • FEBRUARY 13TH, 2015

    The Daily Six Pack February 13

    If you are a sports betting enthusiast like all of us at BangTheBook.com are, then you probably start thinking about the betting impact of the day’s top stories. Not every top story has a relevance to betting, but you probably try to connect the dots anyway. In a new feature each weekday, we will take a look at the top six sports stories of the day in an a.....

  • FEBRUARY 13TH, 2015

    The Money Down: February 13

    Cincinnati Bengals: Hoping For HardyThe Cincinnati Bengals have been a playoff team in recent years but they have yet to go to the next level and win a few playoff games. That could change if they are able to get free agent Greg Hardy.4 Fits for Talented, Troubled Greg Hardy (via http://t.co/ADfTdzwRjR) http://t.co/MAP4a4DEQp— Silver and Blog (@Si.....

  • FEBRUARY 12TH, 2015

    The Money Down: February 12

    Tampa Bay Buccaneers: Waiting On WinstonThe Tampa Bay Buccaneers have the very first pick in the upcoming NFL draft and any mystery about who they are going to pick may have disappeared with the most recent transaction by the team.Jameis flow RT @TBBuccaneers: The #Bucs have released QB Josh McCown. READ: http://t.co/lr0XrDvsDY pic.twitter.com/y.....

  • FEBRUARY 11TH, 2015

    The Money Down: February 11

    Carolina Panthers: Hardly Waiting For HardyCarolina Panther standout Greg Hardy had his domestic violence charges dismissed, but this is not the end of this story.Some tidbits on #Panthers DE Greg Hardy: 1. Prosecutors knew months ago about the settlement between Hardy & alleged victim.— Jason Cole (@JasonPhilCole) February 10, 2015The Pan.....

  • FEBRUARY 10TH, 2015

    The Money Down: February 10

    Carolina Panthers: Hardy Off the Hook, For NowCarolina Panther defensive juggernaut Greg Hardy had all charges of domestic violence dropped on Monday. With criminal charges thrown out against Panthers defensive end Greg Hardy Monday morning, he’s now clear to enter the free agent market. He can still be subject to punishment from the league, but he will .....

  • FEBRUARY 9TH, 2015

    The Money Down: February 9

    Buffalo Bills: Bringing In the BullyIt did not take long for new head coach Rex Ryan to make a move that is saddled with some controversy. Incognito hasn't played a single down in the NFL since the bullying scandal involving former Miami Dolphins teammate Jonathan Martin, which occurred in the middle of 2013. The guard was cleared to play last season and .....

  • FEBRUARY 6TH, 2015

    The Money Down: February 6

    Arizona Cardinals: Bringing Up BettcherOutside linebackers coach James Bettcher, who had been the one expected for a few weeks, was promoted by Bruce Arians to take over for Todd Bowles. Bowles left to become head coach of the New York Jets.Cardinals announced outside linebackers coach James Bettcher has been promoted to defensive coordinator, replacing .....