Tag Archives: football

  • AUGUST 28TH, 2011

    The Best Months for Football Bets

    America’s favorite time of the year is among us and that means Football Season is here. Coaches and football players use this time to play their hearts out and show their dedication to their fans. However, bookmakers have a different idea for the NFL season and that includes betting and sportsbooks. Bookmakers can make quite a nice living around football s.....

  • AUGUST 27TH, 2011

    NFL Pick: New Orleans Saints vs. Oakland Raiders

    Normally, NFL preseason games are relatively local in nature, but on Sunday night, for NBC's Sunday Night Football, the New Orleans Saints will take the lengthy road trip across the country to tango with the Oakland Raiders. QB Drew Brees and the starting offense should see at least two quarters of action this week, if not more, as Head Coach Sean Payton tr.....

  • AUGUST 26TH, 2011

    Horse Racing & Bookmakers

    Bookmakers have made their living through the beauty of horse racing. Both horse racing and bookmakers have been in the gambling family for years, and will continue for many more. They have a special bond that no one can rip apart and they share a common love, and that is money. Bookmakers have made tons of money working at these events and they haven’t ha.....

  • AUGUST 25TH, 2011

    Free Football Pick: New York Jets vs. New York Giants

    The Meadowlands will surely be burning up with animosity on Saturday night, as NFL betting fans from the Empire State and the Garden State will love this clash between their hometown teams, the New York Jets and the New York Giants. Head Coach Rex Ryan knows that this is a huge game for the psyche of his offense. He is expected to let QB Mark Sanchez quarte.....

  • AUGUST 24TH, 2011

    Football Pick: St. Louis Rams vs. Kansas City Chiefs

    It's the annual Show Me State showdown in Missouri, and this year, there are definitely high hopes for both the St. Louis Rams and the Kansas City Chiefs as they faceoff at Arrowhead Stadium. The preseason usually doesn't mean a whole heck of a lot, but it became clear last year in the third week of exhibitions that the Rams had themselves a star in the mak.....

  • AUGUST 24TH, 2011

    Free NFL Pick: Cleveland Browns vs. Philadelphia Eagles

    NFL betting action continues on Thursday night with a preseason clash between the Philadelphia Eagles and the Cleveland Browns from Lincoln Financial Field in the City of Brotherly Love. The Browns have had some major problems defensively here in the preseason, and those problems really reared their ugly heads this past week against the Detroit Lions. The L.....

  • 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 effort to pick up the slack for a terrible of.....

  • 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 from Cowboys Stadium is slated for 8 p.m.....

  • 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 understatement. The offense accounted for jus.....

  • AUGUST 17TH, 2011

    Free NFL Pick: Atlanta Falcons vs. Jacksonville Jaguars

    Last week, the Jacksonville Jaguars were embarrassed in NFL betting action. Today, we make our free NFL pick for Friday night's duel at Ever Bank Field between the Jags and the Atlanta Falcons. In spite of the fact that his team was beaten in Week 1 of the NFL preseason, Head Coach Mike Smith has to be considered a relatively happy guy. When his starters le.....

  • AUGUST 16TH, 2011

    Preseason NFL Betting: New England Patriots vs. Tampa Bay Buccaneers Predictions

    There might not have been two more impressive teams in Week 1 of NFL betting action in the preseason this year than the Tampa Bay Buccaneers and the New England Patriots. These two will face off at Raymond James Stadium on Thursday night at 7:30 ET to kick off Week 2.We never know what Head Coach Bill Belichick is going to pull out of his book of tricks,.....

  • AUGUST 13TH, 2011

    Monday Night Football Picks: New York Jets vs. Houston Texans Predictions

    Monday Night Football picks head to Reliant Stadium this week for a big time clash between two of the promising teams in this year's AFC playoff race, the Houston Texans and the New York Jets. Things are going to be interesting this year for the New York offense, knowing that there are a ton of changes that need to be made for this team to succeed. Gone are.....