Halftime Clevage, Jay-Z and Harbaugh Hugs: The 22 Strangest Super Bowl Prop Bets For Super Bowl XLVII

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The Super Bowl is, well, the Super Bowl of sports betting. And as interest in the game has grown, sports books have responded by offering more and more proposition bets. Last year, we highlighted the 21 strangest Super Bowl prop bets which included madness like: will Kelly Clarkson show her belly button (she didn’t) and will… Read more »


NFL Media Handicapping Challenge: Conference Round Results

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After 20 weeks and 95 picks , we have a tie on our hands in the first-ever WagerMinds NFL Media Handicapping Challenge. Just like the Harbaugh brothers, the fate of  both ProFootballWeekly‘s Mike Wilkening and ESPN Radio‘s Chris Vernon will be decided on February 3rd. Both contestants are tied with 50 wins a piece, but Wilkening owns… Read more »


Super Bowl Line: San Francisco (-5) vs. Baltimore (49.5)

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Yes, it’s going to the Harbaugh Bowl. After the 49ers beat the Atlanta Falcons and the Ravens upset the Patriots as 8 point underdogs, Super Bowl XLVII is set: it’s San Francisco vs. Baltimore. This is the first time since 1997 that both road teams won the conference championship games.  Pinnacle, the largest offshore sports… Read more »


NHL Season Long Plays: Short the Rangers, Long the Bruins

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The abbreviated NHL season begins as 26 teams will open their 48 game schedule today. This season will be a different kind of animal, as not only is it a shortened schedule but there’s also no inter-conference play. The conventional wisdom is that this shortened schedule will hurt Western Conference teams who have extensive travel… Read more »


NFL Media Handicapping Challenge: Divisional Round Results

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Last week Pro Football Weekly’s Mike Wilkening took the lead in the first annual WagerMinds Media Handicapping Challenge by edging out ESPN Radio’s Chris Vernon. This week the roles have been reversed. Vernon took a one game lead heading into Conference Championship weekend. Vernon went 3-1 in the divisional round with his only loss coming… Read more »


Betting Preview for the Golden Globes (Seriously)

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You’ve been waiting all year for it and, finally, it’s here. Well, maybe not. Either way, the Golden Globes are tonight. And, to help with your Globes handicapping analysis, we’re going to make our selections for the winner of every major category. Remember, the Golden Globes are voted on by the members of the Hollywood… Read more »


NFL Media Handicapping Challenge: Wild Card Round Results

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  A clear cut leader has emerged! After the wild card round of the playoffs, Mike Wilkening has moved to the top of the leaderboard and is now the sole leader of the WagerMinds Handicapper Challenge. His 2-2 performance inched him slightly ahead of Chris Vernon and his 1-3 effort in the wild card round…. Read more »

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