Charles Jay

CHARLES JAY, a contributor to BangTheBook.com, is one of the most experienced sports betting writers in America, as he has written more than 10,000 pieces specifically for the industry over the last seven years. At one time employed as an editorial consultant with USA Network, he is also a former syndicated radio talk show host (American Radio Networks) and has also done color commentary on boxing events in the past for Prime Network (now known as Fox SportsNet). He is a veteran of more than a decade and a half working within the professional sports industry, and has been handicapping sporting events for over 25 years. In addition to this, he has compiled specialty odds for a number of online sportsbook operations and media outlets.

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Thursday Night NFL Odds– Is Minshew “The Dude” in Jacksonville? Don’t Go Overboard

There seems to be a lot of excitement surrounding the new Jacksonville Jaguars quarterback. Gardner Minshew comes to the table with a lot of “cool dude” charisma. He dresses to get noticed, and, in a sense, he’s been playing that way too; last week he directed a rather dramatic touchdown drive to get the Jags … Continue reading Thursday Night NFL Odds– Is Minshew “The Dude” in Jacksonville? Don’t Go Overboard

3 days ago

Sunday Night NFL Preview — Eagles-Falcons: How ‘Offensive’ Will This Be to Watch?

The Philadelphia Eagles registered a 32-27 win over the Washington Redskins in their season opener, but they had to come from way back. So did they answer questions as whether they might be capable of getting back to the Super Bowl? Maybe, but maybe not. The Atlanta Falcons looked very much like a no-show for … Continue reading Sunday Night NFL Preview — Eagles-Falcons: How ‘Offensive’ Will This Be to Watch?

6 days ago

Pro Football Betting — Broncos’ Fangio Puts Knowledge of Bears’ Offense to Work

There were some strange noises coming out of the Chicago Bears’ training camp in August. Mitchell Trubisky was throwing a lot of passes into the hands of the defense during drills. The press was questioning whether something was wrong with him. These passes were more of the “downfield” variety; in today’s vernacular, that means tossing … Continue reading Pro Football Betting — Broncos’ Fangio Puts Knowledge of Bears’ Offense to Work

6 days ago

College Football Odds — New Mexico State Could Be in For “Long” Night vs. San Diego State

The New Mexico State Aggies have been waxed a couple of times already this season, playing nationally-ranked teams. Will they get any relief out of this week’s opponent, the San Diego State Aztecs? That’s something that is going to be determined starting at 8 PM ET on Saturday at Aggie Memorial Stadium in Las Cruces, … Continue reading College Football Odds — New Mexico State Could Be in For “Long” Night vs. San Diego State

1 week ago

College Football Betting — Buffalo-Liberty: How Much “Anti-Freeze” Can Bulls Provide?

When Liberty University decided to step up with its football program and enter the Division I (FBS) ranks, it stressed the idea of going big-time, and that was part of the rationale behind signing Hugh Freeze as head coach, as they apparently chose to look past charges that he secured escorts for recruits while he … Continue reading College Football Betting — Buffalo-Liberty: How Much “Anti-Freeze” Can Bulls Provide?

1 week ago

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