• AUGUST 29TH, 2013

    Football Pick: Texas Tech Red Raiders vs. SMU Mustangs

    Matchup: Texas Tech Red Raiders vs. SMU Mustangs Friday, Aug. 30, 6 p.m. (ET) Television: ESPN NCAAF Betting Odds: VietBet Pointspread: Texas Tech -6.5 Total Line: 59   Game Overview Texas Tech is not one of the top favorites to win the Big 12 title this season, but do not count it completely out of the race after goi.....

  • AUGUST 29TH, 2013

    College Football Week One Betting Trends

    College football is back! We’ve waited almost eight months for it, and nothing is better than the beginning of the football season! The college football schedule has some great games to kick off the weekend again this year. Keep in mind that one week does not make  a season, and all teams can have either exceptional.....

  • AUGUST 28TH, 2013

    College Football Betting By the Numbers: Week 1

    When you bet on NCAA Football, 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 NCAA football betting lines for Week 1. Here are the most important numbers that yo.....

  • AUGUST 28TH, 2013

    Georgia at Clemson Pick & Preview Video

    Tony George of BangTheBook.com previews and gives his free pick & prediction for the ESPN Gameday marquee matchup SEC vs ACC Georgia Bulldogs vs the Clemson Tigers. .....

  • AUGUST 28TH, 2013

    NFL Preseason Week 4 System Picks

    The final week of the NFL preseason is now upon us and Week 4 has traditionally gone to the dogs. Underdogs have been the way to go in the final exhibition game, as underdogs are 85-68-7 (55.6%) in all games since 2003 and 42-33-5 (56%) over the past five seasons. Underdogs of six or more points have gone 13-7 over the.....

  • AUGUST 28TH, 2013

    MLB Pick: Baltimore Orioles vs. Boston Red Sox

    Matchup: Baltimore Orioles vs. Boston Red Sox Date/Time: August 28, 7:10 p.m. EST Television: ESPN Starting Pitchers: Baltimore (Norris) vs. Boston (Lackey) MLB Gambling Odds from TopBet Moneyline: Red Sox (-150) Orioles (+135) Total: 9   The Baltimore Orioles have really been a thorn in the side of the Boston Red S.....

  • AUGUST 28TH, 2013

    Worst Money Pitchers in Baseball (Updated 8/28/13)

    Just a handful of weeks are left until the postseason in baseball begins, and MLB betting fans should always have an eye on the best and worst pitchers in the game. Today, we are dissecting some of the ones that have done the worst for bettors all season long who you should probably be backing in the coming weeks. It's.....

  • AUGUST 27TH, 2013

    Football Pick: Mississippi Rebels vs. Vanderbilt Commodores

    Matchup: Mississippi Rebels vs. Vanderbilt CommodoresDate/Time: August 29, 2013 9:15 pm ESTTelevision: ESPNCollege Football Betting Odds from BetDSICollege Football Betting Favorite: Mississippi -3Total: 53.5 The Mississippi Rebels are on a lot of people’s list as a team to watch this .....

  • AUGUST 27TH, 2013

    Football Pick: North Carolina vs South Carolina

    Matchup: North Carolina Tar Heels vs. South Carolina Gamecocks Thursday, Aug.29, 6 p.m. (ET) Television: ESPN NCAAF Betting Odds: VietBet Pointspread: South Carolina -11.5 Total Line: 56.5                 Game Overview The Tar Heels are coming off an 8-4 straight-up record in 2012 and a NCAA ban on post.....

  • AUGUST 27TH, 2013

    College Football Pick of the Week – 2013 Week 1

    Matchup: Toledo Rockets vs. Florida Gators Date/Time: August 31st, 12:21 PM ET Television: ESPN3 College Football Betting Odds from WagerWeb Sportsbook Spread: Florida -23.5 Total: 56.5 Here at Bang the Book, we are always keeping our eyes open for the best games to bet on each and every week. Of all of the games on th.....

  • AUGUST 27TH, 2013

    NCAA Football Betting: College Football Matchups for Week 1

    Here at Bang the Book, we have all of the top matchups of the 2013 NCAA football betting campaign covered! Today, we're taking a look at the best matchups for Week 1! #1 Alabama Crimson Tide (0-0 SU, 0-0 ATS) @ Virginia Tech Hokies (0-0 SU, 0-0 ATS) Spread: Alabama -20.5, Total: 46 Georgia Dome, Atlanta, GA – Saturda.....

  • AUGUST 27TH, 2013

    An Early Look at the 2013 ACC Futures Odds

    College Basketball Betting Trends- An Early Look at the ACC Futures Odds The ACC ended the 2012/2013 men’s basketball season with only two teams ranked in the final USA Today Coaches Top 25 poll, but the addition of both Syracuse and Pittsburgh for the upcoming season adds a bit more firepower to the 15-team lineup......