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NFL Betting: NFL Matchups for Week 2

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 2!

The Packers know that they are in a heck of a lot of trouble in this one if they end up losing. They have all of the pressure in the world on their shoulders, as they are already 0-1 at home and could be in a heck of a lot of trouble. Remember that not only would a team that went 15-1 last year be 0-2 with three straight losses dating back to last year’s playoffs,

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NCAA Football Week 3 Picks- No. 20 Notre Dame vs. No. 10 Michigan State

Notre Dame started the season by rolling over Navy 50-10 as a 14.5-point road favorite in Dublin, Ireland and sneaking by Purdue 20-17 as a 14-point favorite at home, but now it will really be put to the test on Saturday night in this heated annual rivalry. The Fighting Irish won this game last season with ease in a 31-13 blowout as six-point home favorites, but has not won on the road against the Spartans since 2006.

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NCAA Football Week 3 Picks- No.1 Alabama vs Arkansas

After two weeks of action, Alabama has clearly established itself as a serious threat to win a second-straight national championship this season. It destroyed Michigan 41-14 on opening day as a 13-point favorite and cruised to a 35-0 win over Western Kentucky as a 38-point home favorite last week. While defense continues to be the backbone of this team, the offense has put up 76 points behind a very balanced attack of running and throwing the ball, which is sort of a twist for this team.

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College Football Consensus Preview and Pick For Week 3

The college football season is in full swing and the action will begin to get even better as several teams head into conference play. This brings the football betting consensus report into play as a true handicapping tool that should be used every week to make money betting on college football.



Every week at Bang the Book we will go over the report and pick out a few games that we have noticed. This will include a winning pick on the busy college football weekend.

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UCONN Huskies vs. Maryland Terrapins College Football Preview

The Maryland Terrapins host the UCONN Huskies on Saturday, at 12:30 pm est. The Huskies are -2.5 point road favorites with a total of 43. The early betting action at one offshore sportsbook is favoring UCONN to the tune of 88%. UCONN is 1-1 with a win over UMASS and a loss to NC STATE while Maryland is off to a 2-0 start to their season with wins over William & Mary and Temple.

No one wants this game more than UCONN fans. It’s a their first crack at former UCONN head coach Randy Edsall. Edsall, who was responsible for putting UCONN football on the map, basically left town in the middle of the night when he accepted the Maryland job.

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Big 12 Football – Week 3 Handicapping Guide

Big 12 Football-Week 3 Handicapping Guide The Big 12 continued its strong start in non-conference play with the exception of Oklahoma State, which lost to Arizona 59-38 as a 10-point road favorite last Saturday. The conference, as a whole, heads …

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SEC Football Week 3 Handicapping Guide

SEC Football Week 3 Handicapping Guide The SEC suffered its first casualty in the Top 25 with Arkansas dropping like a rock after a stunning loss to Louisiana-Monroe as a 30-point favorite. Tennessee jumped up to No.23 to take the …

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Monday Night Football Pick: San Diego @ Oakland

NFL Picks Preview San Diego Chargers vs. Oakland Raiders Date/Time: September 10th, 10:15 P.M. ET Television: ESPN NFL Odds from BetDSI Point Spread: Oakland -1 Total: 46.5   NFL Betting Game Trends San Diego Chargers San Diego is 6-12 ATS …

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Sunday Night Football Pick: Pittsburgh @ Denver

NFL Picks Preview Pittsburgh Steelers vs. Denver Broncos Date/Time: September 9th, 8:30 P.M. ET Television: NBC NFL Odds from BetDSI Point Spread: Denver -1 (-115) Total: 44.5   NFL Betting Game Trends Pittsburgh Steelers Pittsburgh is 1-4 ATS in its …

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Indianapolis Colts @ Chicago Bears Free NFL Pick

NFL Picks Preview Indianapolis Colts vs. Chicago Bears Date/Time: September 8th, 1:00 P.M. ET Television: CBS NFL Odds from BetDSI Point Spread: Chicago -10 (-115) Total: 43.5   NFL Betting Game Trends Indianapolis Colts Indianapolis is 4-8 ATS in its …

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