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South Carolina came painfully close to knocking-off No.6 LSU last Saturday in a 23-21 loss as a three-point underdog on the road. The loss dropped the Gamecocks to 6-1 both straight-up and against the spread on the year, but they still control their own destiny in the SEC East heading into this huge showdown.
Quarterback Conner Shaw has done a good job running the South Carolina offense this season and running back Marcus Lattimore is returning to form after suffering a devastating knee injury last season.
The college football consensus report for week 8 is here and if you are not using it as a handicapping tool you are making a big mistake. When it comes to betting on football the public is wrong the majority of the time. The consensus report basically shows the bettor where the public is betting. So if you fade the public more times than not you will walk away winner, so what games are the public on this weekend?
The college football season is filled with upsets and every week there is a big time team that gets knocked off by a smaller school that is playing with heart and still has plenty of fight left in them although they may not have the best record.
This week in college football, the upset can be found in the ACC in the game between the North Carolina State Wolfpack and the Maryland Terrapins.
The Wolfpack are getting plenty of national attention after knocking off the Florida State Seminoles and giving a top-ranked team their first loss of the season.
The college football season presses on for Week 8 as the BCS standings were announced. The games are getting more important and it is vital to look at some of the recent trends that could affect the outcome of games.
It starts early on Thursday this week when Oregon travels to Arizona State for a big early test. It is interesting to note that the trends show the Sun Devils as a good net as a home team in conference. The Sun Devils are 13-6-3 ATS in their last 22 conference games and 13-6-1 ATS in their last 20 home games.
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 7! Seattle Seahawks (4-2 SU, 4-2 ATS) @ San Francisco …
The San Francisco 49ers and the Seattle Seahawks are going to meet up on Thursday Night Football this week, and the winner of the game will be 5-2 and in first place all by themselves for the time being in the NFC West.
Seattle knows that it is going to have to do the virtually impossible to win this game. The squad is coming off of a major emotional win against the New England Patriots,
The college football betting strategy for week 8 features an interesting angle that are very obvious, but even the most seasoned handicappers forget to use it. The tool that we are talking about is the schedule. The schedule is often overlooked because handicappers tend to focus on the week that is currently in action and not past or future weeks.
Here at bang the book.com we reveal a different strategy every week so you don’t have to do the leg work and this week, we focus on the road weary teams.
The college football season heads to Week 8 and there are plenty of reasons to check out the big board early. All of the sharp bettors get the odds as early as possible so they can find value in the big schedule of college football games that are on tap for the upcoming week.
Here are some of the games that stand out that have plenty of value heading into week 8.
The New England Patriots are taking to the road this week for one of their most important road trips of the season in NFL betting action, as they take on the Seattle Seahawks at CenturyLink Field.
The Pats have quietly covered three in a row, and they have put at least 30 on the board in all three of those games. They’re still just a 3-2 team that could be in some trouble if this one is dropped, but in the end,
Two teams that are surprisingly up and coming this year are going to meet in South Beach for some NFL betting action this week, as the St. Louis Rams try to tackle the Miami Dolphins.
Give St. Louis a heck of a lot of credit. It was able to take down the previously unbeaten Arizona Cardinals last week on Thursday Night Football, and now, it is one of the teams right in the middle of the pack for the NFC playoffs.