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2014 College Football Win Totals

Friday May 30, 2014

We looked at the NFL win totals earlier this week, now we'll jump over to college football and look at the win totals there in this article, as well as look at a few teams with the potential to exceed their posted totals.

Read 2014 College Football Win Totals located in the Football Betting section of the site.

Photo: Marcus Mariota will lead the Oregon Ducks in 2014. (Photo by Joe Robbins/Getty Images)

2014 NFL Win Totals

Monday May 26, 2014

The LVH in Las Vegas released its 2014 NFL win totals last week and other sportsbooks are following suit. It's no surprise that the Seattle Seahawks have the highest posted win total of 11, while the Jacksonville Jaguars have the loest. How does your favorite team fare?

Find out in 2014 NFL Win Totals located in the Football Betting section of the site.

Photo: Aaron Rodgers of the Green Bay Packers. (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

2014 Indianapolis 500 Betting Preview

Thursday May 22, 2014

IndyCar may lag well behind NASCAR in terms of overall popularity, but if there's one race in the United States that most people are familiar with it's the Indianapolis 500, which takes place this Sunday.

Tony Kanaan finally managed to break into the winner's circle last year and this year looks to be the most wide-open event in several years. We'll take a look at the odds to win the race and a bit of a longshot who could surprise in 2014 Indianapolis 500 Betting Preview located in the Betting on Other Sports section of the site.

Photo: Scott Dixon drives his car around the track in Sebring, Fla., last year. (Photo by Allen Moody)

2014 NFL Division Odds

Thursday May 15, 2014

The LVH in Las Vegas has released its odds on winning each of the eight NFL divisions for the 2014 NFL season and we'll take a look at all of the odds and try to find a few decent value plays in 2014 NFL Division Odds located in the Football Betting section of the site.

Photo: Russell Wilson of the Seattle Seahawks. (Photo by Mike Ehrmann/Getty Images Sport)

UFC Fight Night 40 Preview

Friday May 9, 2014

UFC Fight Night 40 will take place on Saturday from U.S. Bank Arena in Cincinnati and the main event should be a good one, as Matt Brown faces Erick Silva in a bout that both fighters need to win. Silva is currently a 2-to-1 favorite to come away with the victory.

There are several other interesting fights on the card and we'll look at several of them in UFC Fight Night 40 Preview located in the Betting on Other Sports section of the site.

NFL Games of the Year Point Spreads

Friday May 9, 2014

Never ones to let a good betting opportunity pass them by, sportsbooks have released the lines on their so-called NFL Games of the Year, which consist of five games each week, consisting of the big night games, along with several other attractive match-ups.

Even if you have no desire to place a bet months in advance, it's worth looking at to see how the oddsmakers are viewing each team.

Read NFL Games of the Year Point Spreads located in the Football Betting section of the site.

Photo: Aaron Rodgers of the Green Bay Packers. (Photo by Johathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Betting on the 2014 NFL Draft

Thursday May 8, 2014

There are plenty of questions heading into the first round of Thursday's NFL draft, such as where do Johnny Manziel and Blake Bortles end up or will there be any big trades? Will Houston take Jadeveon Clowney as most expect or do they have somebody else in mind?

Sportsbooks know that NFL fans are always eager to place a wager and give them another opportunity to do so with by offering select odds on draft-related propositions. We'll take a look at some of them in Betting on the 2014 NFL Draft located in the Football Betting section of the site.

Photo: Johnny Manziel is expected to be the first quarterback selected in the 2014 NFL draft. (Photo by Scott Halleran/Getty Images)

2013-14 NHL Playoffs Second Round

Thursday May 1, 2014

The second round of the NHL playoffs begin Thursday and the first round will be a tough act to follow. Longtime rivals Boston and Montreal will kick things off, with the Los Angeles Kings and Anaheim Ducks starting play on Saturday in what may be the best series of the four.

We'll look at all four series from a betting perspective in 2013-14 NHL Playoffs Second Round located in the Hockey Betting section of the site.

Photo: Boston's Tuukka Rask. (Photo by Marianne Helm/Getty Images Sport)

2014 Week 1 College Football Odds

Monday April 28, 2014

The start of the 2014 college football season isn't for another four months, but that doesn't mean you can't get a wager on the games right now, as many sportsbooks have already posted the spreads for the first week. There are some decent games, including LSU vs. Wisconsin, Florida State vs. Oklahoma State and Clemson vs. Georgia.

We'll take a look at all of the odds for the first week of the 2014 college football season in 2014 Week 1 College Football Odds located in the Football Betting section of the site.

Photo: Florida State quarterback Jameis Winston. (Photo by Justin K. Aller/Getty Images)

2014 Week 1 NFL Lines Out

Monday April 28, 2014

Sportsbooks want to make sure that you have plenty of time to get your wagers in for the first week of the NFL season and have already released the point spreads for the games. The season begins on Thursday, Sept. 4, with the Green Bay Packers visiting the Seattle Seahawks.

One of the biggest games will be the rematch of last year's wild contest between the Denver Broncos and Indianapolis Colts and that will be the Sunday night game.

We'll look at all the spreads for Week 1 in 2014 Week 1 NFL Lines Out located in the Football Betting section of the site.

Photo: Russell Wilson of the Seattle Seahawks. (Photo by Mike Ehrmann/Getty Images Sport)

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