2018 Chicago Bears Season Wins & Futures Predictions

When the Chicago Bears fired head coach Lovie Smith following the 2012 season, things took a turn for the worse. The Bears went 8-8 in Marc Trestman’s first year on the job in 2013, but he wasn’t retained after a 5-11 campaign in 2014. In came John Fox to fix the problem, but he managed… Read More »

2018 Green Bay Packers Season Wins & Futures Predictions

When the Green Bay Packers lost starting quarterback Aaron Rodgers in a Week 6 game against the Vikings, there season was all but over. Rodgers got the Packers off to a 4-1 start, but they would go just 3-8 the rest of the way. Rodgers did return to action in Week 15. However, after losing… Read More »

2018 Cincinnati Bengals Season Wins & Futures Predictions

When the Cincinnati Bengals finished 12-4 and won the AFC North title in 2015, it extended a streak of 5 straight playoff appearances (lost all 5). It also marked the fourth straight season they won at least 10 games. Despite the playoff struggles, it looked like the Bengals were going to be a threat in… Read More »

2018 Baltimore Ravens Season Wins & Futures Predictions

The Baltimore Ravens had one of the more painful endings to a regular-season in 2017. After a disappointing 4-5 start, the Ravens returned from their Week 10 bye and would win 5 of their next 6. All they needed to do was win at home against the Bengals in Week 17 to get back to… Read More »

Horses in the 2018 Belmont Stakes That Are Contenders to Win

We are just a little over a week away from the 2018 Belmont Stakes, which will be the 150th running of this historic event. The hype and level of coverage of this race depend heavily on if there’s a horse with a chance to win the elusive Triple Crown. With Kentucky Derby winner Always Dreaming… Read More »

Current Odds to Win Belmont – Betting Favorites, Contenders & Field

The 2018 Belmont Stakes will be the 150th running of the oldest Triple Crown event. The race will take place at Belmont Park in New York and is scheduled for Saturday, June 9. The anticipation for this event relies on whether or not there’s a horse who can win the Triple Crown. Luckily this year we have… Read More »

Belmont Stakes History, Race Facts & Trivia

The 150th running of the Belmont Stakes is just a little over a week away. The race is scheduled for this Saturday, June 9 at Belmont Park in Elmont, New York. In 2015 American Pharoah became the first Triple Crown winner since 1978. Prior to that the previous 13 horses that had won both the… Read More »

Dummies Guide to Handicapping Last Leg of Triple Crown: Belmont Stakes

New to horse racing and looking to get started this week at the Belmont? This article will get you up to speed in a hurry. Check out our Belmont betting odds to find out who is the favorite to win. For more information on the 150th running of the Belmont Stakes, take a look at my… Read More »

2018 Pittsburgh Steelers Season Wins & Futures Predictions

The Pittsburgh Steelers are coming off a 2017 season that ended in disappointment. The Steelers won their second straight AFC North title with a 13-3 record. Their best regular-season mark since they 15-1 back in 2004. Unfortunately things didn’t go as planned in the playoffs. Pittsburgh received a first round bye and would play the… Read More »

2018 Cleveland Browns Season Wins & Futures Predictions

Expectations were limited going into the 2017 season for the Cleveland Browns. However, there was some hope that the team could improve off of their 1-15 mark the previous year. In typical Browns fashion, they managed to get worse. Cleveland didn’t win a single game, becoming the second team in NFL history to go 0-16.… Read More »

Preakness Stakes Results: Exacta, Trifecta, & Superfecta Payouts

The 143rd running of the Preakness Stakes is now in the books.  2018 Kentucky Derby winner Justify lived up to the hype and cashed in as the overwhelming favorite at Pimlico. Conditions were far from ideal. The track was a muddy mess from all the rain, plus heavy fog surrounded the track at post time. Derby… Read More »

Preakness Stakes Picks: Projected Win/Place/Show Results at Pimlico

We are a little less than  a week away from the 2018 Preakness Stakes.  For those of you looking to wager on the big race this weekend, I’ve provided my win/place/show predictions. As well as some analysis to support my selections. This will be the 143rd running of the Preakness at Pimlico. The race is… Read More »

Current Vegas Odds for Horses in the Field for 2018 Preakness Stakes

We are just a little over a week away from the 2018 Preakness Stakes. For those of you who don’t know, it’s held at Pimlico Race Course in Baltimore, Maryland. The actual race itself is schedule for 6:18 EST on Saturday, May 19. While the Kentucky Derby is capped at 20 horses, only 14 spots… Read More »

Dummies Guide to Where & How to Bet on the 2018 Preakness Stakes

The 143rd running of the Preakness Stakes is just around the corner. The second leg of the Triple Crown comes just two weeks after the Kentucky Derby. While not quite as big of an event as the Derby, this is a special event. All eyes will be on Derby winner Justify. Can he follow in the footsteps of… Read More »

Updated 2018 NFL Win Total Numbers, Projections & Past Results

CG Technology recently released the 2018 win totals for all 32 NFL teams.  We can use them as the expected wins for the season. Using the numbers provided we have listed how each division is projected to play out if all teams hit their numbers.  These numbers are also impacted by the public’s perception of… Read More »

How to Handicap NBA Postseason With Teams Leading 3-0 in Series

We recently took a look at the performance of teams up 2-0 in the playoffs. Now we take the next step and check out how a team does with a 3-0 lead in the postseason. Our focus is simply on their performance against the spread and total in Game 4. However, it’s worth mentioning that no team has come back… Read More »

Derby Payouts & Historical Look at How Much You Would Win on $2 Bet

The 144th running of the Kentucky Derby is in the books. Justify lived up to the hype as one of the odds-on favorites, taking command and finishing strong on the sloppy track.  Final winning time was clocked at 2:04:20. Typically this is a race where you want to look for some long shots to sneak into the… Read More »

Kentucky Derby Jockeys: Current Assignments & Historical Winning List

Each Kentucky Derby brings a new set of 3-year-olds to race on the biggest horse racing stage.  One constant is the familiar faces on top the backs of these horses. It only makes sense to provide these horses with the best jockeys. These aren’t your typical athletes that you see across other sports. Jockeys are typically very… Read More »