• AUGUST 21ST, 2011

    Free NFL Pick: Chicago Bears vs. New York Giants

    Monday Night Football picks are back here at Bang the Book, and we're here with another great NFL betting showdown to preview in the preseason between the New York Giants and the Chicago Bears. The first week of the preseason was pretty much a par for the course type of game. The Bears used a fantastic defensive effor.....

  • AUGUST 21ST, 2011

    Baseball Pick: St. Louis Cardinals vs. Chicago Cubs Preview 8/21/11

    ESPN Sunday Night Baseball is back this week with a tremendous clash of arch rivals in the NL Central. The Chicago Cubs will take on the St. Louis Cardinals in a rare night game at Wrigley Field. The Cards have already lost the first two games in this series, and the truth of the matter is that a loss on Sunday night .....

  • AUGUST 20TH, 2011

    San Diego Chargers vs. Dallas Cowboys Pick and Preview

    NFL Preseason Picks & PreviewsSan Diego Chargers vs. Dallas CowboysPoint Spread: Cowboys -1Total Line: 37The San Diego Chargers and the Dallas Cowboys clash this upcoming Sunday night in a NFL Week 2 preseason matchup between two teams looking to reverse their ill-fortunes from a year ago. Kick-off .....

  • AUGUST 20TH, 2011

    NFL Preseason Pick: Bengals vs. Jets

    Cincinnati Bengals vs. New York Jets Gambling Odds from BetOnlineNFL Betting Favorite: Jets -6 (-110)Over/Under: 35.5 In 2009, the Cincinnati Bengals hosted the New York Jets in the first round of the NFL playoffs. The Jets went on to beat the Bengals in that game, and the two teams have gone in opposi.....

  • AUGUST 19TH, 2011

    Terrelle Pryor NFL Supplemental Draft Betting Odds

    It’s been a tumultuous off-season for former Ohio State Buckeyes’ quarterback Terrelle Pryor. First, it was reported that he received ‘extra benefits’ during his time in Columbus; including as many as eight vehicles. Then he decided he wasn’t going to return to school with these allegations and a suspension h.....

  • AUGUST 19TH, 2011

    MLB Futures Betting Update – Aug 18

    The 2011 Major League regular season enters the home stretch with about 40 games to go in the 162-game schedule. We already have a pretty good idea of most of the teams that will make it into the postseason, but there are a few division races that could still come down to the wire.The following is a look at Bodog.E.....

  • AUGUST 19TH, 2011

    NFL Preseason Pick: Raiders vs. 49ers

    Oakland Raiders vs. San Francisco 49ers Gambling Odds from BetOnlineNFL Betting Favorite: 49ers -3 (-105)Over/Under: 34It may only be the preseason, but a matchup between these two Bay area rivals will always be intriguing. The Raiders will take a short trip across the bay to visit San Francisco on Saturday.....

  • AUGUST 18TH, 2011

    2011 Baltimore Ravens Team Preview and Prediction

    The Baltimore Ravens are perennial playoff contenders, but as of late they have not been able to get over the hump and back to the Super Bowl. One reason for that has been their failure to stretch the field on offense, and another is that they've had to play exclusively on the road the last three postseasons. So this y.....

  • AUGUST 18TH, 2011

    Bang the Book Welcomes BetIslands Sportsbook

    Here at Bang the Book, we are always looking for the best sportsbooks on the internet to promote for you, the bettor. Today, we are taking a look at one of our newest partners, BetIslands Sportsbook!BetIslands is one of the newer sportsbooks out there for US bettors, as it has only been around since 2004. However, .....

  • AUGUST 18TH, 2011

    JustBet Sportsbook Announces NFL Kick Off 60″ TV Giveaway!

    The football season is right around the corner, and here at Bang the Book, we're keeping you up to date with the latest sportsbook news and notes! Today, JustBet Sportsbook has announced that they are giving away not just one, but two 60" flat screen TV in honor of the kickoff of the 2011 NFL betting campaign!Getti.....

  • AUGUST 18TH, 2011

    Free Football Pick: Minnesota Vikings vs. Seattle Seahawks

    New faces will meet their old team on Saturday night at Qwest Field in NFL betting action, as we make our free football pick in the clash between the Minnesota Vikings and the Seattle Seahawks. To say that the Vikings offense just couldn't get anything going last week against the Tennessee Titans was a bit of an under.....

  • AUGUST 18TH, 2011

    News and Notes from the NFL- August 18

    The first week of the preseason gave us our first glance at all 32 NFL teams in action and you can already tell that the extended player lockout this past offseason has affected some teams much harder than others. Fortunately these teams still three more weeks until the regular season kicks-off to help close the gap. .....