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Finishing Strong: Our SuperContest Week 16 Plays

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Last week was a tough one as our model simply had too much love for a few teams (Bucs, Pats) with great ATS records all year. Each week we play our machines results (whether we like them or not) and last week, we openly stated that we sure didn’t — and we went 1-4. This… Read more »

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The Bettors Road To Super Bowl XLVII – The Week 16 Edition

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We are analyzing Super Bowl and Conference values from here until the Super Bowl to help you find keep you informed and to expose any perceived edges.  We’ll also be relying on Football Outsiders, one of the most essential tools for the modern day football bettor. Last week we saw some alleged value on the Seahawks, and they didn’t let us… Read more »

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Feds Seize $200,000 from Survivor Pool in Missouri

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A Missouri man who runs a NFL survivor pool told his pool participants that all the pool’s funds were seized by the federal government. The man runs the website mrsports.com. David Purdum at Linemakers first reported the story. According to pool participants, there were 2,000 players in this year’s survivor pool who each paid $100. And there was… Read more »

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NFL Media Handicapping Challenge: Week 15 Results

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The 2012 Media Handicapping contest is  turning into a two man race for the title. ESPN Radio’s Chris Vernon leads the contest with 42 wins and is still shadowed closely by Pro Football Weekly’s Mike Wilkening 40 wins. Third place (held by Rob L:ongley) is now a full 4 games back from the lead. Unless… Read more »

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Third And Long: Our SuperContest Week 15 Plays

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We’ve built a model that we’ve been using to help us in the LVH SuperContest every week.  We anaylze the gmaes, then play the results whether we like em or not. Last week we went a disappointing 2-3 again thanks to a tremendous series of meltdowns by the Bengals, Bucs and Ravens. On the year, we are… Read more »

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The Bettors’ Road To Super Bowl XLVII – The Week 15 Edition

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As the Super Bowl approaches, we thought it would be interesting to analyze futures for AFC, NFC and Super Bowl odds. We’ll continue this process through to the end looking at the biggest movers & best values. We’ll also be relying on Football Outsiders, one of the most essential tools for the modern day football… Read more »

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NFL Media Handicapping Challenge: Week 14 Results

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After a tough week 13, there was no where for our contestants to go than up. And up they went. In week 14 our media contestants went 35-21 for a 62.5% win rate. Five of our media members went 4-1, the most of any week to date. Those leading the way in week 13 with… Read more »

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The Final Countdown: Our SuperContest Week 14 Plays

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We’ve created a model that helps us pick games against the spread for the LVH SuperContest every week. Whether we like the picks or not, we submit them each week and share them with you. Last week we went a disappointing 2-3 with losses coming from the 49ers, Patriots and Bears. We are now 36-29 on the… Read more »

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NFL Media Handicapping Challenge: Week 13 Results

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Ouch. Week 13 was a week to forget for our crack staff of media contestants. Overall our participants won just 32% of their plays. First place Chris Vernon turned in a 0-5 card, allowing Mike Wilkening to tie thanks to a 2-3 week. Drew Collins led all contestants for a second straight week going 3-1-1… Read more »

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Insane Finishes in Week 13: And a 8 Team, $18,441 Parlay Loses on 98 Yard Punt Return

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From a gambler’s perspective, yesterday was the most insane day of NFL finishes this year. In the early games, you had Shonn Greene of the Jets fall down on the 1 yard line rather than score a touchdown, costing Jets backers a cover and handing the money to Arizona bettors. Minutes later, the Dolphins, down… Read more »

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