What are the odds the Bears win this season’s Super Bowl? Not great

on Sep 13, 2018 |

The road to the Super Bowl started this weekend as the NFL season kicked off in 2018. The season looks to be a very good one with many teams vying for the top prize in football. There are a bunch of team with difference maker caliber players and as a result, the Super Bowl is wide open. Though the Eagles still look good and want to protect their trophy, the odds are that they do not win this year. Key Takeaways: The entire NFL season is going to be a nail biter as there are many real contenders. Some of the star players in the NFL are stepping it up a notch this year as they see the big money flying around. The best teams in the NFL are the ones that can stay consistent all throughout the year. “The New England Patriots as a very early favorite for winning the franchise’s third Super Bowl in five seasons. Meanwhile, the Philadelphia Eagles have the fifth-best chance to defend...

Winners and losers from Week 1 of the 2018 NFL season

on Sep 12, 2018 |

The NFL season promises to be a great one this year. There were some big surprises in the first week of the season and there seems to be a multitude of teams who have a chance at glory. The stars, for the most part, showed up and carried their teams with big workloads. With that being said, there were some teams who simply did not perform. The Pittsburgh Steelers have to be the biggest upset in the minds of many. Key Takeaways: The NFL opening weekend was awesome but it did not have any real surprises occur. The Pittsburgh Steelers were the biggest loser of the first weekend within the season. It is hard for anyone to predict which team is going to be the best in the NFL for this season. “This week it was a point total that offered the toughest finish, and it took a looooooong time to reach the 00:00 mark. Two lightning delays lasting 3 hours, 59 minutes led to the Tennessee...

NFL Week 2 early odds: Patriots not favored to win for first time since 2016

on Sep 11, 2018 |

Ever since facing the Cardinals and the Texans in Weeks 1 and 2 of the 2016 season, the Patriots has been favored to win every game they played in, but that just changed with the Patriot’s upcoming showdown with the Jaguars, which is considered a pick ‘em. However, the Patriots are still a great bet as underdogs, having won six of the seven games since 2014 in which the odds haven’t favored them. Separately, the Ravens upcoming match against the Bengals is also a pick ‘em. Key Takeaways: Whenever Tom Brady serves as the Patriots quarterback, they have always been favored to win. The Patriots have maintained an impressive record of winning games when they were not even favored. Another game to bet on is the Ravens-Bengals game. Betting on the Bengals is not a good idea. “The game on Sunday between the Jaguars and the Patriots has opened as a pick’em, which is notable because...

Mike Trout, Chris Sale, Jacob deGrom Headline Updated MVP, Cy Young Odds

on Sep 7, 2018 |

As there is just over a month of regular season play in the MLB the race for awards is starting heat up just like the race for the pennants. OddsShark just released updated odds for MVP and the Cy Young awards in both the National League and the American League. The odds have Mike Trout at the top of the AL MVP award even though the Angels are not in playoff contention. In the race for the NL Cy Young, deGrom is at the top of the odds chart even though he is only 8-7. Key Takeaways: Pundits feel that as far as candidates for the most valuable player award goes, there aren’t going to many dark horse contestants this year. Title-winner Jose Altuve, of the Astros, is holding the line, with another strong showing this season. Indians third baseman, Jose Ramirez, looks good, as does Red Sox outfielder, Mookie Betts and Angels outfielder Mike Trout. “With just more than one month...

2018 NFL Odds: Josh Allen Favored to Have Most Starts Among Rookie QBs

on Sep 4, 2018 |

The NFL rookie class for the upcoming season has some unreal expectations that many people do not know if they will be able to live up to. Collectively, it is a very talented class and the consensus is that there are a lot of potential difference makers that landed at their own respective teams. However, Josh Allen is actually the QB, not Baker Mayfield, who is projected to have the most starts out of all the QB’s who are rookies. Key Takeaways: This year, the NFL Rookie class has some unreal expectations placed on them. Baker Mayfield may not be the big time player that everyone was hoping he would be. Rookie QB’s have a massive position within their respective team regardless of age. “Peterman—a 2017 fifth-round pick—made two starts for the Bills last year, going 1-1 while throwing five interceptions in the first half of his first start. Allen, on the other hand,...