• SEPTEMBER 29TH, 2011

    NFL Week 4 Best Bets

    NFL ‘Best Bets’-Week 4The dogs had their day last week as 11 of the 16 teams getting points covered the spread or won their games straight-up. We had Tampa Bay as one of the few favorites to win and cover, but missed the boat on Seattle and Buffalo, who each pulled off an outright win as home dogs.Going bac.....

  • SEPTEMBER 29TH, 2011

    NLDS Baseball Betting Preview – St. Louis Cardinals vs. Philadelphia Phillies

    St. Louis Cardinals(90-72, NL Wild Card Winner)Philadelphia Phillies(102-60, NL East Winner)The Philadelphia Phillies had the best team in baseball all season long. Will they end up proving it again in the playoffs in the hunt for the World Series once again? The first test is coming against the hottest team in the.....

  • SEPTEMBER 29TH, 2011

    NLDS Baseball Betting Preview – Arizona Diamondbacks vs. Milwaukee Brewers

    Arizona Diamondbacks (94-68, NL West Winner)Milwaukee Brewers (96-66, NL Central Winner)Baseball purists out there probably aren't going to be all that comfortable with the fact that the Arizona Diamondbacks and Milwaukee Brewers are going to be playing each other in the postseason, but there .....

  • SEPTEMBER 29TH, 2011

    ALDS Baseball Betting Preview – Tampa Bay Rays vs. Texas Rangers

    Tampa Bay Rays(91-71, AL Wild Card Winner)Texas Rangers(96-66, AL West Winner)Last season, the Texas Rangers and Tampa Bay Rays played a fantastic series in the first round of the playoffs that stretched five games, all five of which were won by the road team. This year, can we expect to see a similar series? Check.....

  • SEPTEMBER 29TH, 2011

    ALDS Baseball Betting Preview – Detroit Tigers vs. New York Yankees

    Detroit Tigers(95-67, AL Central Winner)New York Yankees(97-65, AL East Winner)The New York Yankees and Detroit Tigers are all set to have at it in the ALDS starting on Friday night in the Bronx. Check out how our staff of MLB expert handicappers views this series! Pitching Edge: These two pitching staffs both rev.....

  • SEPTEMBER 29TH, 2011

    NCAA Football Pick: Minnesota vs. Michigan Pick

    Big 10 NCAA football betting action heads to Ann Arbor this week, where the Little Brown Jug will be awarded to the winner of the clash between the Minnesota Golden Gophers and the Michigan Wolverines. It's been a woeful first season for Head Coach Jerry Kill in his transition from the Northern Illinois Huskies here t.....

  • SEPTEMBER 29TH, 2011

    College Football Betting: Texas A&M vs. Arkansas Pick

    The Arkansas Razorbacks and Texas A&M Aggies haven't played each other as conference foes since they shared the Big 8 together. They'll be SEC West foes next year which makes this the last time that they will fight it out as non-conference rivals in one of the biggest NCAA football betting battles on the Week 5 sla.....

  • SEPTEMBER 28TH, 2011

    Heisman Trophy Odds Update (as of 9/28/11)

    Here at Bang the Book, we are beginning our update for the Heisman Trophy odds on a weekly basis. Here is our first look through four weeks of play at some of the favorites as well as the odds to win the 2011 Heisman Trophy that can be found below... Landry Jones, Oklahoma Sooners: The Sooners know that they are proba.....

  • SEPTEMBER 28TH, 2011

    NCAA Football Betting: Top 25 College Football Matchups for Week 5

    Here at Bang the Book, we have all of the top matchups of the 2011 NCAA football betting campaign covered! Today, we're taking a look at the Top 25 matchups for Week 5!Ball State Cardinals (3-1 SU, 2-2 ATS) @ #1 Oklahoma Sooners (3-0 SU, 2-1 ATS) Spread: Oklahoma -37, Total: 60 Memorial Stadium - Saturday, 7:00 E.....

  • SEPTEMBER 28TH, 2011

    NCAA Football Betting: Utah State @ BYU Pick

    For the second straight week, the BYU Cougars are going to be playing at home in Friday Night Football. This time though, they are huge favorites on the NCAA football odds against the Utah State Aggies. The Aggies aren't quite at the level yet of being the best team in the Beehive State, but they are definit.....

  • SEPTEMBER 28TH, 2011

    NCAA Football Betting: South Florida @ Pittsburgh Pick

    The South Florida Bulls could be tested for the first time this season when they take on the Pittsburgh Panthers on the road at Heinz Field on Thursday Night Football betting action. The Bulls are up to the No. 14 team in America, but we just don't know if all of those accolades are truly justified or not. T.....

  • SEPTEMBER 28TH, 2011

    2011 College Football Preview – Houston vs UTEP

    The Houston Cougars will roll into the Lone Star State on Thursday looking to remain unbeaten, but they will first have to get by a El Paso Miners team that are a perfect 1-0 at home.Cougars v Miners Venue/Stadium: Sun Bowl Stadium, El Paso, Texas Time/Date: 8:00 PM ET, Thursday, September 29, 2011 NFL Odds From.....