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Green Bay Packers at Detroit Lions Betting Preview From Jim Feist
Don Best handicapper Jim Feist goes inside the numbers for the NFL's Week 3 NFC North divisional rivalry game between the Green Bay Packers and Detroit Lions.... Read this article
SEC Boasts 9 Teams in Top 20 of DBA College Football Power Ratings
The Southeastern Conference is once again proving to be the best in the nation for college football. With the new four-team playoff starting this year, how many SEC teams will make it?... Read this article
Winless Bucs Try for First Win of Season at Atlanta on Thursday
The Tampa Bay Buccaneers have been a disappointment through the first two games, losing both at home. Will a change of scenery playing on the road at Atlanta change their fortunes?... Read this article
SEC/BIG12 Showdown Auburn vs Kansas State From Jim Feist
Don Best handicapper Jim Feist kicks off Week 4 of the college football season with a Thurday night preview of the SEC vs. Big 12 matchup between Auburn and Kansas State.... Read this article
Kenny White Picks Surprise 2014 MLB World Series Winner
With the MLB regular season winding down, Don Best COO and oddsmaker Kenny White has picked the team who will win the World Series. Hint: It's not one of the three co-favorites.... Read this article
Eagles Visit Colts in Week 2 Monday Night Football Matchup
The Philadelphia Eagles and Indianapolis Colts both got off to slow starts last week in their season openers, with only one of them coming back to win. Who has the edge on Monday?... Read this article
Handicapping the Vikings Without Peterson Against Patriots
The Minnesota Vikings will be without star running back Adrian Peterson on Sunday, making bettors reverse course and back the New England Patriots. Are the Vikes still worth betting?... Read this article
Week 3 College Football Betting Market Watch
The Don Best College Football Linemakers Poll is a good judge of telling bettors how oddsmakers rate different teams. Who does Kenny White like and dislike so far this season? Find out here.... Read this article
Ravens, Steelers Renew Rivalry on Thursday Night Football
The Baltimore Ravens host the Pittsburgh Steelers on Thursday Night Football and hope to focus on football after dealing with the aftermath of the Ray Rice situation earlier in the week.... Read this article
Week 2 NFL Betting Tips From Marc Lawrence
Don Best handicapper Marc Lawrence takes a look at Week 2 betting trends for the NFL. Marc shows you what to look at, so you don't make a mistake when heading to the window.... Read this article
Week 3 College Football Betting Tips From Marc Lawrence
Don Best handicapper Marc Lawrence goes inside the numbers for Week 3 of the college football season, letting you know what you should and shouldn't believe when looking at statistics.... Read this article
Saints at Browns NFL Betting Preview From Jim Feist
Don Best handicapper Jim Feist goes inside the numbers and breaks down this Week 2 inter-conference matchup between the New Orleans Saints and the Cleveland Browns.... Read this article
Week 2 NFL Betting Trends to Watch From Bruce Marshall
Week 2 NFL betting trends are out from Don Best handicapper Bruce Marshall. Make sure to read this article and get Bruce's insight before you head to the window.... Read this article
Week 3 College Football Betting Trends to Watch From Bruce Marshall
Check out Week 3 college football betting trends from Don Best handicapper Bruce Marshall, who goes inside the numbers of every college football game on the board.... Read this article
Are Baltimore Orioles World Series Contenders or Pretenders?
There are less than three weeks remaining in the MLB regular season, and the Baltimore Orioles have climbed to No. 3 overall in the latest DBA MLB Power Ratings. But are they the real deal?... Read this article
Giants/Lions Monday Night Preview: 2 Bounce Back Teams From Jim Feist
Don Best handicapper Jim Feist breaks down Monday nights double header games and gives valuable insight on both matchups, analyzing them like only Jim can do.... Read this article
Monday Night Football Doubleheader Wraps Up NFL Week 1 Action
NFL bettors will be treated to a Monday Night Football doubleheader in Week 1, as the Detroit Lions host the New York Giants and the San Diego Chargers visit the Arizona Cardinals.... Read this article
Impressive College Football Teams Heading into Week 2 Action
Don Best COO and oddsmaker Kenny White can't wait for Saturday's college football betting action, especially USC at Stanford and Michigan State at Oregon. Check out his thoughts.... Read this article
NFL Betting Trends To Watch in Week 1 From Bruce Marshall
Check out Don Best handicapper Bruce Marshall's NFL trends for Week 1 games. Bruce goes inside the numbers and breaks down every game on the board to give you what you need to win.... Read this article
Two of NFC's Best Teams Set to Kick off 2014 NFL Season Thursday
The defending Super Bowl champion Seattle Seahawks are favored to repeat this year and will host the Green Bay Packers on Thursday Night Football in the first game of the NFL season.... Read this article
College Football Trends To Watch in Week 2 From Bruce Marshall
Don Best handicapper Bruce Marshall breaks down Week 2 college games with trends you have to see before going to the betting window. He covers every game as only Bruce can.... Read this article
Angels Jump to Top of Don Best Advantage MLB Power Ratings
The Los Angeles Angels were one of Kenny White's teams to watch down the stretch of the MLB regular season, so it's no surprise that they have finally taken the AL West lead.... Read this article
Ben Burns Caps Incredible 72-30-1 Month With 8-1 Weekend

Don Best handicapper Ben Burns enters September on fire after winning better than 70%. 

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Petrino Returns for Louisville Monday in Revenge Spot for Miami
The Louisville Cardinals beat the Miami Hurricanes in the Russell Athletic Bowl last year but will be a much different team this time around as they meet again in their season opener.... Read this article
Barao Out of Bantamweight Title Fight at UFC 177
UFC bantamweight champion T.J. Dillashaw stunned Renan Barao the first time they met a few months ago and will enter the Octagon as the favorte in their bantamweight title fight.... Read this article
2014 College Football's Top 1-20 From Jim Feist
Jim continues the countdown of his Top 40 teams. This week he completes his list, going from 20 all the way down to his No. 1 team in the country. Take a look at each school with betting tips.... Read this article
SEC/ACC Clemson vs. Georgia Showdown Breakdown From Jim Feist
Don Best handicapper Jim Feist offers betting tips on a huge SEC vs. ACC matchup Saturday with the Clemson Tigers heading to Georgia to take on the Bulldogs.... Read this article
Don Best Advantage Kicks Off College Football With Power Ratings
The Top 3 teams in the DBA College Football Power Ratings are no surprise, but find out what Kenny White thinks about other schools, including those who are overrated and underrated.... Read this article
2014 NFC East Division Preview From Marc Lawrence
Don Best handicapper Marc Lawrence breaks down the NFC East teams and offers betting tips and trends on the Cowboys, Giants, Redskins and Eagles for this season.... Read this article
Tigers Finally Fall in Don Best Advantage MLB Power Ratings
The Detroit Tigers are chasing the Kansas City Royals for the American League Central crown, and a few other teams have passed them in the latest edition of the DBA MLB Power Ratings.... Read this article
Bruce Marshall Likes 2014 Nevada Wolf Pack in College Football
The Nevada Wolf Pack football team has 16 starters back this year, led by senior QB Cody Fajardo, making them one of Bruce Marshall's teams to watch with the season set to kick off.... Read this article
Bengals, Cardinals Close Out Week 3 of NFL Preseason Sunday Night
The defending AFC North champion Cincinnati Bengals visit the Arizona Cardinals on Sunday Night Football in the last NFL preseason matchup of Week 3. Who has the edge?... Read this article
UFC Visits Macau, Tulsa With 2 Fight Night Events on Saturday
MMA bettors will have two big events to wager on this weekend, as UFC Fight Night 48 takes place in Macau early Saturday with UFC Fight Night 49 scheduled for Saturday night in Tulsa.... Read this article
Injury to QB Braxton Miller Causes Ohio State Odds to Plunge
The college football season kicks off next week, and the Ohio State Buckeyes saw their national title hopes take a serious hit with a season-ending injury to QB Braxton Miller.
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New Orleans Saints Looking to Re-Claim Division Title in 2014
There were several changes in the NFC South this offseason, but the New Orleans Saints look to have improved the most while the defending division champion Carolina Panthers need help.... Read this article
Kansas City Royals Become World Series Contenders in August
The Kansas City Royals have stolen the AL Central lead from the Detroit Tigers in August, and oddsmakers have taken notice. But the DBA MLB Power Ratings still favor Detroit.... Read this article
Road Teams Rebound in NFL Preseason, Will Browns Follow Trend?
Monday Night Football will showcase two teams with quality quarterback depth in the Cleveland Browns and Washington Redskins. But the Browns are still trying to figure out their starter.... Read this article
Cincinnati, Central Florida Co-Favorites to Win AAC in 2014
The American Athletic Conference may not have a national title contender in college football this year, but it should be a competitive race from a betting perspective throughout the season.... Read this article
Bader, St. Preux Set to Brawl Saturday at UFC Fight Night 47
The first UFC event in August will take place Saturday night in Maine, headlined by a five-round light heavyweight main event between No. 8 contender Ryan Bader and No. 10 Ovince St. Preux.... Read this article
Seahawks, 49ers Top First Edition of 2014 NFL Power Ratings
Two teams that went toe-to-toe in last year's NFC Championship Game, Seattle and San Francisco, enter this season as the best in the NFL according to Kenny White's Power Ratings.... Read this article
Defending AFC South Champion Colts Again Team to Beat in 2014
The Colts were back on top as AFC South champions last year and are favored to win consecutive division titles. Have the Texans, Titans or Jaguars improved enough to knock them off?... Read this article
Verlander's Shoulder a Big Concern for Tigers Down the Stretch
The Detroit Tigers are no longer in first place in the AL Central with the Kansas City Royals winning eight games in a row. But the health of former ace Justin Verlander is more concerning.... Read this article
Latest College Football Betting Line Moves at Las Vegas Sportsbooks
College football season is almost here, and we've got the latest betting line moves from Las Vegas sportsbooks, including the Golden Nugget Games of the Year and SuperBook Win Totals.... Read this article
Preseason Week 1 NFL Betting Recap Sees Home Teams Dominate
Cleveland Browns rookie quarterback Johnny Manziel did not do much to impress bettors on Saturday in his NFL debut. Then again, almost every road team struggled in Week 1 of preseason.... Read this article
Boise, Utah State Favored to Win Mountain West Conference
The Mountain Division of the Mountain West Conference looks like it has the top two teams this year in the Boise State Broncos and Utah State Aggies. Can any other schools win the MWC?... Read this article
Slumping Angels Could Be Good Value Pick to Win World Series
The LA Angels may have lost three straight the LA Dodgers this week, but that's nothing to be shamed of. The Angels are the No. 2 team in the DBA Power Ratings with the Dodgers No. 4.... Read this article
Quarterback Rotations Key to Preseason NFL Betting
Week 1 of the NFL preseason kicks off Thursday, and knowing who will be playing the most can help you handicap the games. Quarterback rotations and depth charts are worth checking out.... Read this article
Could Super Bowl Winner Come From NFC North This Year?
The Green Bay Packers, Chicago Bears and Detroit Lions all have the offensive talent to win the NFC North this season. But it may be the team with the best defense that takes the division title.... Read this article
Preseason NFL Injuries Can Really Hurt Team Depth
NFL injuries can be especially painful during the preseason, when teams choose to rest starters and see what their reserves can do. Two players were lost Monday that could hurt team depth.... Read this article
Part 3: Interview with Legendary Oddsmaker Roxy Roxborough
In the third and final part of this exclusive interview series with Michael "Roxy" Roxborough, he shares crazy stories involving big line moves and discusses the legalization of sports betting.... Read this article