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NFL: New Orleans Saints at Carolina Panthers Preview, Betting Picks & Predictions

Drew BreesDivisional matchups are front and center in week three of the NFL season including the NFC South clash between the (2-0) Carolina Panthers and (0-2) New Orleans Saints, who meet on Sunday at Bank of America Stadium (1pm ET on FOX).

Carolina opened up their season in Santa Clara where they took on the San Francisco 49ers in a more …

NFL: Detroit Lions at New York Giants Predictions, Picks & Betting Preview

Matthew StaffordIn need of a win after last week’s embarrassing performance, the New York Giants play their first home game of the season against the Detroit Lions, who looked pretty good in their opening contest (8.30pm ET Monday on ESPN).

The NFL season is still in its infancy and for that reason, it’s way too early to start hitting the panic button or more …

NFL: Houston Texans at Cincinnati Bengals Predictions, Betting Preview & Picks

Deshaun WatsonWeek two of the NFL season features the Cincinnati Bengals taking on the Houston Texans in a game where both teams could really use a win to get their seasons on track (8.25pm ET Thursday).

The Bengals hosted the Baltimore Ravens in their NFL opener on Sunday and got blanked 20-0. Going scoreless was more …

NFL: Kansas City Chiefs at New England Patriots Predictions, Picks & Betting Preview

Tyreek HillPreseason is over and the kickoff to the 2017-18 NFL season is officially here. The defending Super Bowl champion New England Patriots will host the Kansas City Chiefs at Gillette Stadium for the first game of the new season (8.30pm ET Thursday).

Considered to be whopping nine-point home favorites, which is tied for the biggest line of the week, New England also more …

NFL: Super Bowl LII Predictions, Picks & Betting Preview

Aaron RodgersLast season’s Super Bowl was arguably the most compelling in NFL history. The New England Patriots trailed the Atlanta Falcons 28-3 late in the third quarter before storming back to win 34-28.

New England heads into the 2017 season as the strong favorite to win the championship again. Despite an more …

NFL: NFC Championship Predictions, Preview & Betting Picks

Matt RyanUnlike the AFC, where the New England Patriots are the heavy favorite, the race for the NFC Championship has several viable contenders. The Seattle Seahawks, Green Bay Packers and Atlanta Falcons all should be very good teams, but not one of them is without significant weaknesses.

Then there are teams like more …

NFL: AFC Championship Predictions, Preview & Betting Picks

Stephon GilmoreMuch like the AFC East, the AFC as a whole has been dominated by the New England Patriots for the past decade and a half. New England, despite being just one out of 16 teams in the conference, has seven AFC Championships since 2001.

The Patriots enter the 2017 season as the prohibitive favorite to win the conference again. But which other more …

College Football: Alabama Crimson Tide vs Florida State Seminoles Predictions, Preview & Betting Picks

Deondre FrancoisIn one of the greatest kickoff games of all-time, preseason favorite Alabama Crimson Tide takes on No.3 Florida State Seminoles for the first game of the season. It is also the first college football game in Atlanta’s new Mercedes-Benz Stadium (8pm ET Saturday on ABC). This will feel like a championship finale than a season opener.

For the most part, last season was more …

NFL: NFC West Preview, Predictions and Betting Picks

Russell WilsonFour years ago the NFC West was the NFL’s best division. Three teams finished with at least 10 wins, and the St. Louis (now Los Angeles) Rams weren’t terrible, either, finishing with a 7-9 record.

It’s a much different situation now. The Seattle Seahawks and Arizona Cardinals have remained competitive squads, but more …

NFL: NFC South Preview, Predictions and Betting Picks

Matt RyanThe NFC South is the division of quarterbacks. Matt Ryan, Drew Brees, Cam Newton and Jameis Winston all should be above-average QBs in 2017 who will lead their squads well. In fact, the division should be a very tough one in general.

Every team in the NFC South has significant strengths that make it a legitimate threat to contend for more …

NFL: NFC North Preview, Predictions & Betting Picks

Aaron RodgersRecently, the NFC North has been dominated by the Green Bay Packers. The Packers have five of the division’s last six titles, and they went 10-6 in the year they didn’t win the division.

Green Bay, with a dynamic offense led by superstar quarterback Aaron Rodgers, are unsurprisingly the hot more …

NFL: NFC East Predictions, Betting Preview & Picks

Brandon MarshallThe NFC East is often one of the tightest divisions in the NFL, and it’s usually very tough to predict. Just last season, the Dallas Cowboys went from last place to first place, winning 13 games in 2016 after a four-win performance in 2015.

Are the Cowboys going to be stellar once again, or will another team take the division crown? Let’s look at more …

NFL: AFC West Preview, Predictions and Betting Picks

Derek CarrThe AFC West should be the strongest division in NFL. All four teams are legitimately solid squads that have a shot at winning the division.

How will the teams end up finishing this season, though? Will the Oakland Raiders’ explosive offense take the cake? Will the Los Angeles Chargers complete a major turnaround? Is the more …

NFL: AFC South Preview, Predictions & Betting Picks

Andrew LuckThe AFC South has earned a reputation of being one of the weakest divisions in the NFL over the past several seasons. That could change in 2017.

The division should be one of the more tightly contested groups in the league, with all the teams possessing plenty of youth that should continue to progress. There isn’t an elite team in the more …

NFL: AFC North Preview, Predictions & Betting Picks

Andy DaltonThe AFC North is a division where three teams consistently vie for supremacy every year. The Pittsburgh Steelers, Cincinnati Bengals and Baltimore Ravens have all won exactly two division titles in the past six years. Their last division rival, the Cleveland Browns, have averaged just four wins per season in that span.

Once again, Pittsburgh, Cincinnati and more …

NFL Preseason: Philadelphia Eagles at Green Bay Packers Predictions, Picks & Preview

CJ SmithThe Philadelphia Eagles travel to Lambeau Field to take on the Green Bay Packers in the first preseason game for both teams this year (8pm ET Thursday).

While the Dallas Cowboys and Arizona Cardinals officially kicked off the 2017 NFL Preseason last weekend at the annual Hall of Fame Game in Canton, for the rest of the league it more …

NFL: AFC East Preview, Predictions and Betting Picks

Bill BelichickThe AFC East is the land of the New England Patriots, and that should stay the same as long as quarterback Tom Brady and head coach Bill Belichick remain in Foxboro.

The Miami Dolphins, Buffalo Bills and New York Jets are facing a major uphill to win the division in 2017, though there’s always a chance of an upset.

Let’s break down each of more …

NFL Regular Season MVP Award Preview, Predictions & Betting Picks

Tom BradyThe NFL season is just over a month away and the preseason starts soon. As we look toward the season, a big question is on many people’s minds: who will win the Most Valuable Player award?

The league’s most prestigious individual honor traditionally goes to a quarterback. Nine of the past 10 more …

Super Bowl Specials & Prop Bets Preview, Predictions & Betting Picks

Julio JonesOne of the best parts about Super Bowl season, in addition to the game itself and the fanfare surrounding it are the prop bets and specials. Ranging from what color liquid will be poured on the winning coach to how long it will take Luke Bryan to sing the national anthem, there is pretty much no shortage of additional betting football fans can take part in this year.

So here is our look at the props available from more …