Do teams try harder with bowl eligibility on the line?

by John Ewing • November 20, 2017

Teams try harder when a bowl bid is at stake, at least that is how the theory goes. Most of the attention in Week 13 of the college football season will be on the games that impact the playoff race (Iron Bowl: No. 1 Alabama vs. No. 6 Auburn). While not as sexy, there are […]


NFL trends to feast on during Thanksgiving

by John Ewing • November 20, 2017

What’s Thanksgiving without football? Between mouthfuls of turkey and pumpkin pie, chow down on these tasty betting trends. Thursday’s slate 12:30 pm ET: Lions vs. Vikings (-2) 4:30 pm ET: Cowboys (pick’em) vs. Chargers 8:30 pm ET: Redskins (-7.5) vs. Giants Give thanks for favorites  Favorites on Thanksgiving are 24-11 (68.6%) ATS since 2003. Teams […]


Two trends that point to fading the Celtics

by John Ewing • November 19, 2017

15 and counting, the Celtics are off to the best start in franchise history through 17 games. Boston is getting W’s on the court and at the ticket window. The C’s (14-2-1 ATS) are the most profitable team against-the-spread to start 2017. On Monday night, Boston will try to extend its winning streak to 16 […]


The Sweat Podcast – Episode 1

by Travis Reed • November 17, 2017

We’re debuting a brand new podcast this week.  The Sweat Podcast tells you all the games we’re betting on (and sweating) this weekend.  We also wonder what the Bills are doing with Tyrod and discuss the best and worst Thanksgiving foods.