• AUGUST 30TH, 2013

    MLB Betting Trends for Series Starting 8/29 and 8/30

    The Atlanta Braves became the first team to win 80 games this year on Wednesday night. The Braves dominance at home has really been amazing this season. Atlanta is 46-18 at home so far in 2013. The Braves have been baseball’s best home team, but the Texas Rangers are the road warriors of baseball so far this season. .....

  • AUGUST 30TH, 2013

    Football Pick: Mississippi State vs. Oklahoma State Pick

    Matchup: Mississippi State Bulldogs vs. Oklahoma State Cowboys Date/Time: August 31, 2013 3:30 pm EST Television: ABC/ESPN2 College Football Betting Odds from Bookmaker College Football Betting Favorite: Oklahoma State -12.5 Total: 60   It’s a big SEC vs. Big 12 matchup in week one of the college football season. Th.....

  • AUGUST 30TH, 2013

    Football Pick: Penn State vs. Syracuse

    Matchup: Penn State Nittany Lions vs. Syracuse Orange Date/Time: August 31st, 3:30 ET Television: ABC or ESPN2 College Football Odds from BetAnySports Point Spread: Penn State -8 Total: 51.5 The second season of the post-Joe Paterno era kicks off for the Penn State Nittany Lions as they take to the field at MetLife Sta.....

  • AUGUST 30TH, 2013

    Free Football Pick: Rice vs. Texas A&M

    Matchup: Rice Owls vs. Texas A&M Aggies Saturday, Aug. 31, 1 p.m. (ET) Television: ESPN NCAAF Betting Odds: VietBet Pointspread: Texas A&M -27 Total Line: 66.5   Game Overview The Owls were just one game over .500 last season at 7-6 straight-up, but they closed-out the 2012 season with a five-game winning stre.....

  • AUGUST 29TH, 2013

    College Football Betting Week 1 Video Preview

    Hosts Brian Blessing and Kenny White preview two games for Friday and Saturday. First up the Texas Tech vs SMU game and then on Saturday the Purdue Boilermakers vs Cincinnati Bearcats .....

  • 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.....