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  • The Money Down: October 30

    Welcome to “The Money Down” an article that covers the NFL and the latest injuries, stats and trends from around the league with a focus on sports betting. When betting on the NFL, timely information can make the differen...

  • Thursday Night Football NFL Pick: New Orleans Saints at Carolina Panthers

    The New Orleans Saints seem to have gotten the offense back on track and they'll need to continue to play at that level when they take on a much better Carolina Panthers defense this Thursday night. It's a short week for both...

  • Free College Football Pick: #2 Florida State Seminoles at Louisville Cardinals

    The Louisville Cardinals will have a chance to slay Goliath on Thursday night when the Florida State Seminoles come to town. The Cardinals defense has been tremendous this season, but they haven't faced a test like Jameis Win...

  • Free College Football Pick: Troy Trojans at Georgia Southern Eagles

    The Georgia Southern offense is averaging over 400 rushing yards per game with 40 rushing touchdowns. The Troy Trojans are one of the worst teams in FBS this season. Can the Trojans pull off a shocking Thursday night upset ov...

  • The BangTheBook.com College Football Betting Podcast Week 10

    We feel comfortable putting our College Football Podcast up against anybody else's. Our Week 10 edition was filled with more great information and thoughts on some of Saturday's most intriguing and important games....

  • Free NBA Picks: New York Knicks at Cleveland Cavaliers

    LeBron James's decision to return to the Cleveland Cavaliers has put expectations at never before seen levels for the team. They will make their first impression on Thursday night when the Cavs host the New York Knicks....

  • Free NHL Picks: Los Angeles Kings at Pittsburgh Penguins

    The Los Angeles Kings are in the midst of a tough Eastern road trip and Thursday's game against the Pittsburgh Penguins will be the biggest test. The Penguins just got done scoring eight goals against New Jersey and bring the...

  • College Football News and Notes October 28

    Each week during the college football season, we look at a list of injuries and other noteworthy developments so that bettors are updated on the latest college football news. Information means everything and that's true of th...

  • Free College Football Pick: Cincinnati Bearcats at Tulane Green Wave

    The Cincinnati Bearcats and quarterback Gunner Kiel bring their explosive offense to the Big Easy for a date with Tulane on Friday night. The Green Wave have one of the country's worst offenses, but Curtis Johnson's defense p...

  • Free College Football Pick: Tulsa Golden Hurricane at Memphis Tigers

    The Tulsa Golden Hurricane have lost six straight as a once powerful "mid-major" football team has fallen on hard times. The Memphis Tigers are going in the opposite direction as a noted basketball school is once again becomi...

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  • NFL Wagering Angles Week 9

    In this week's Wagering Angles, we take a look at "tough spots" for teams. These can include travel, letdown after a big win, and a game against a lesser opponent sandwiched between two big games. Learn how to approach those games in t...

  • NHL Puck-Line Power Poll as of 10/28/14

    The NHL season is well underway and we're starting to find out a lot about these teams. Each week, we will take a look at the five best and five worst that the NHL has to offer in our Puck-Line Power Poll....

  • BTB NFL Power Rankings After Week 8

    Each week here at BangTheBook, our resident NFL expert Cole Ryan ranks the top 20 teams in his mind, paying special attention to perception, injuries, and, of course, recent results....

  • NHL System Picks Week 4

    Everybody says that they have a system, but we have one that works. Our system picks are tracked every week in a weekly article with analysis and the results that you are looking for from a betting system....

  • College Football Pick: #10 TCU Horned Frogs at #20 West Virginia Mountaineers

    The West Virginia Mountaineers are one of the country's most improved teams and they'll have another chance to prove it this week when the TCU Horned Frogs come to town. The Mountaineers knocked off Baylor at home earlier this season a...

  • Free NFL Picks: Philadelphia Eagles at Houston Texans

    The Philadelphia Eagles hit the road once again this week for a matchup against the Houston Texans. The Texans won last Sunday in Jadeveon Clowney's return to the lineup, while the Eagles fell to the Cardinals in their first game after...

  • College Football Pick: Stanford Cardinal at #5 Oregon Ducks

    The Oregon Ducks are right in the thick of the College Football Playoff race and they should be able to navigate a Stanford team that is a couple notches down this season. But, the Cardinal always get up for this game and both teams ha...

  • NFL Pick: Washington Redskins at Minnesota Vikings

    The Washington Redskins shocked a lot of people with their Monday Night Football win over the Dallas Cowboys. A loss this week to the Minnesota Vikings would basically cancel out that win. Teddy Bridgewater and the Vikes hope to do jus...

  • College Football Pick: #14 Arizona Wildcats at #25 UCLA Bruins

    The UCLA Bruins are desperate for a big win over a ranked team. Looked at as a National Championship contender before the season, the Bruins have failed expectations numerous times. They'll get a crack at a top 25 team this week when t...

  • NFL Pick: Jacksonville Jaguars at Cincinnati Bengals

    The Jacksonville Jaguars were on the right track before suffering a setback last week against the Miami Dolphins. They head to Cincinnati as a big underdog this week against Andy Dalton and the Bengals....

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