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Oakland Raiders vs. Denver Broncos Pick

Two of the most hated rivals in football betting action will meet on Sunday afternoon at Mile High, where the Denver Broncos will face off with the Oakland Raiders.

Oakland has had all sorts of success in this series over the course of the last few years, and all of it really spurns around the offense. Even though this is a team that has historically struggled quite a bit on the offensive side of the ball, and the Raiders have been through a ton of quarterbacks, they just keep scoring big time points against the Broncos.

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Minnesota Vikings vs. Detroit Lions Pick

NFC North foes battle it out in what is becoming one of the most intriguing games of the week in NFL betting action, as the Detroit Lions will fight it out with the Minnesota Vikings.

Sure, we’re only a few games into the season, but the Vikings all of a sudden might find themselves in the thick of the playoff race, especially if they can figure out how to win this game. Taking QB Christian Ponder in the first round of the NFL Draft was considered a massive reach, but perhaps Minnesota knew what it was doing.

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Ten Betting Tips: NFL Betting Bits To Watch For Week 4

Week 4 of the 2012 NFL betting campaign is about set to kick off on Thursday night, as all 32 teams continue their conquest to lift the Lombardi Trophy. Today, we take a look at our Top 10 Betting Tips, as we point out some of the most important people, teams, and trends that you’ll be hearing all about as the season continues.

The word “replacement” is a word that NFL fans hope to not hear a lot of any longer. Yes, the replacement refs are gone and the real refs are back, but there are some teams that are going to be dealing with some major injuries this week that could hamper their efforts at winning games.

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NFL Betting By the Numbers: Week 4 Numbers Of Note

When you bet on the NFL, you should know all about the numbers. Numbers for stats, numbers for trends, numbers for betting lines, numbers for ‘totals’ – You should know it all. Here at Bang the Book, we are set to talk about the football betting lines for Week 4. Here are the most important numbers that you need to remember for the week!



2: The number of wins this year that QB Christian Ponder has. To put that in perspective, that’s double the wins that QB Drew Brees and QB Aaron Rodgers have this year, and it is the same number of wins that Brees, Rodgers, and QB Tom Brady have put together. It’s amazing to think that Ponder is the man that is leading the NFC North this year, when you think about all of the other great quarterbacks in that division.

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NFL Betting: NFL Matchups for Week 4

Here at Bang the Book, we have all of the top matchups of the 2012 NFL betting campaign covered! Today, we’re taking a look at the best matchups for Week 4!

The Chiefs are hoping to make the AFC West race a heck of a lot closer, and they’ll do just that if they can pull the upset in this game. The Chargers are a game up in the AFC West right now on the rest of the pack. If they win, they’ll be two up on Kansas City and two up on the loser of the Denver/Oakland game. If they lose, there will be three teams at the top of the division when we all wake up on Monday morning.

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Browns vs. Ravens Prop Picks at Bet Any Sports Sportsbook

BetAnySports.com is back with another great set of NFL betting props for the NFL Network’s Thursday Night Football. Join us for the Baltimore Ravens vs. Cleveland Browns prop picks for this AFC North duel at M&T Bank Stadium.

Ray Rice To Score a First Half Touchdown (+120): It’s a little ballsy to make a play on a prop like this one, but we are basically banking on Rice to have one of the first two Baltimore touchdowns, essentially.

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NFL Consensus Report Week 4: Established Teams

A perfect example of this was the 75 percent of betting people who backed the Green Bay Packers in the Monday night game against the Seattle Seahawks. According to reports out of Vegas an estimated 300 million dollars switched hands on that one play and anyone who had Green Bay is still smarting from the loss.

The public tends to jump on popular teams or teams that are off a big win and have proven they can win early in the season.

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NFL Betting Trends – Wagering on the Underdogs

The 2012 NFL regular season is only three weeks old and we have already seen our fair share of shocking results. There are only three undefeated teams left (Atlanta, Arizona, and Houston) and the two preseason favorites to meet in this year’s Super Bowl (Green Bay and New England) are a combined 2-4.

What this has meant for anyone who enjoys wagering on the games is a number of golden opportunities to cash-in on these crazy results if they were bold enough to think ‘outside the box’. The first big money maker this season has been the surprising Cardinals at 3-0 both straight-up and against the spread. If you would have wagered $100 on the money line for each of their games, you would be up a healthy $895.

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Cleveland Browns vs Baltimore Ravens Pick

Two teams that used to take up residence in the Dawg Pound are going to meet on the NFL Network’s Thursday Night Football betting festivities in Week 4, as the Cleveland Browns take on the Baltimore Ravens.



This is going to be a tough draw for the Browns, knowing that they are already facing an 0-3 start to the season and now have to get ready for the Baltimore no-huddle attack with just three days of preparation.

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Scanning the NFL odds for Week 4

Week 3 in the NFL proved once again that anything can happen in the NFL from week-to-week. Any team can win and there is always bound to be a surprise. With that in mind it is important to take a look at the opening line in the NFL every week to find any value that is presented with the opening number.

Although the Monday night football game between the Green Bay Packers and the Seattle Seahawks is playing tonight, the time to scan the nfl odds for value is now.

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