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As expected, I'll Have Another is the favorite to win the Preakness Stakes after taking the Kentucky Derby earlier this month.Well when it comes to betting (regardless of sport), we can never discount the odds of the underdogs. Here, we see a few horses with low odds but a real shot at winning courtesy of momentum, confidence and/or an experienced jockey leading the way. Full view of Preakness pole positions and odds. Cozzetti, 30/1, Post 11 In Cozzetti's previous seven races, he has only finished lower than fifth-place one time, but has just one victory to three fourth-place finishes dating back to 2011.The ...
When Super Bowl XLVI kicks off, we know players like Tom Brady, Eli Manning and Rob Gronkowski are considered the game's MVP favorites.Even second-tier players such as Aaron Hernandez and Ahmad Bradshaw are solid candidates. That said, there are also a few other players who are worthy of consideration, especially since both the Giants and Patriots resemble one another quite well.Here are four long shots to win the Super Bowl's MVP award. Begin Slideshow
In Super Bowl XLVI, the New England Patriots are minus 3-point favorite against the New York Giants, with the over/under being 55 points according to BetVega.com.That being said, should you take the Pats against the spread or the Giants with the points? Also, should you take the over with both teams scoring more than 55 combined points or the under? Well, let's predict how the game flow will indicate the final outcome.Then, we can determine which road to take on the betting line. Early OnHere, we have to expect New England to try and remain balanced, while the Giants come out ...
Right now BetVega.com has the Super Bowl XLVI point spread at -3.5 in favor of the New England Patriots and the over/under for the game is 55 total points.That being said, what is the safer decision to make?Well, let's break down each side of the ball to first get an idea of what's going to happen come Super Bowl Sunday. Giants Offense vs. Patriots DefenseAlthough New England's defense is susceptible to the passing game, the Patriots have improved at stopping the run and getting pressure on the quarterback.Here, New York must stick to having Eli Manning dish the rock around to his ...

NFL Picks Week 16: Picking This Week’s Surest Bets

By John Rozum On December - 22 - 2011
With teams like the San Diego Chargers, Cincinnati Bengals and Philadelphia Eagles all making late-season surges, it can get tricky feeling confident when placing bets.But, whether it's because of injuries, favorable matchups or the point spread, there are sure bets each week. And here are three of them. Click the link for a full view of the Week 16 NFL Line. Also, all FAVORITES are in CAPS.SAN FRANCISCO 49ERS (at Seattle Seahawks) -2.5The Seahawks may be surging, however the 49ers quickly regained themselves thanks to a big Monday night win over Pittsburgh.RB Marshawn Lynch may be a beast and tough to ...

NFL Week 14 Picks: Picking This Week’s Surest Bets

By John Rozum On December - 8 - 2011
As NFL teams begin to separate themselves from the pack, whether dominant or at the bottom of the food chain, it does make placing bets a little easier.That being said, here are three of Week 14's surest bets. Click the link for a full view of the Week 14 NFL Line Baltimore Ravens (vs. Colts): -16.5The Colts are just plain terrible all over and have been mauled by injuries all season long, regardless of the position. The Ravens, however, are virtually their polar opposite in the AFC. With a shutdown defense and potent offense, Baltimore is the current AFC front-runners.As for the ...

NFL Week 14 Picks: Latest Spreads for Sunday’s Games

By John Rozum On December - 8 - 2011
Here we go folks. Week 14 of the 2011 NFL season is surely to be more exciting than the last. A few games for some teams are basically already playoff games, because a loss could doom the season.In addition, other teams needs to make a statement and try for a higher playoff seed. Some of these elements were also likely to be used in where to place bets.That said, here are the spreads for each game on Sunday. Note: FAVORITES are in all CAPS. Click the link to view the entire Week 14 NFL Line.Begin Slideshow

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