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Seahawks’ Russell Wilson overtakes Chiefs’ Pat Mahomes as MVP betting favorite

[ad_1] For the first time this season, the favorite to win NFL MVP resides in Seattle.Seattle Seahawks quarterback Russell Wilson moved ahead of Kansas City Chiefs quarterback Patrick Mahomes this week and is now the betting favorite to win MVP at Caesars SportsbookWilson has thrown for 14 touchdowns without an interception, leading the Seahawks out to a 5-1 start. He passed for 295 yards and two touchdowns, and also ran
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Week 6 NFL betting trends to know

[ad_1] Week 5 was another winning week for the road teams, as they went 8-6-1 ATS. Road teams are now 48-29-2 ATS for the season, good for a 62% win rate.Road underdogs have been the best, going 34-19-1 ATS and 25-29 straight up. Underdogs in general are hitting at a 57% rate at 43-32-2 ATS.As for Week 6, Baltimore hopes to avoid its first ever loss as a double-digit favorite,
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Former long-shot Nationals favored over Cardinals in NLCS

[ad_1] The Washington Nationals overcame a slow start and long odds to reach the National League Championship Series and are now the favorites to reach the franchise's first World Series.The Nationals stunned the Los Angeles Dodgers with a late-inning rally in Wednesday's decisive Game 5 victory to advance to the NLCS against the St. Louis Cardinals.At Caesars Sportsbook, the Nationals opened as -120 favorites over the Cardinals in the NLCS.Washington
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Washington Nationals favored over St. Louis Cardinals to reach World Series

[ad_1] The Washington Nationals overcame a slow start and long odds to reach the National League Championship Series and are now the favorites to reach the franchise's first World Series.The Nationals stunned the Los Angeles Dodgers with a late-inning rally in Wednesday's decisive Game 5 victory to advance to the NLCS against the St. Louis Cardinals.The Nationals opened as -120 favorites over the Cardinals in the NLCS at Caesars Sportsbook.Washington
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Notable bets – Oakland Raiders deliver for books in upset of Chicago Bears

[ad_1] With kickoff approaching for the early Sunday games, a bookmaker sent out an MIA for Team 454."Pretty sure the '454' button is not on keyboards in Indiana," Caesars Sportsbook head of risk Jeff Davis tweeted. Team 454 was the betting rotation number for the underdog Oakland Raiders, and it wasn't used often in Indiana.2 RelatedThree hours prior to kickoff in London, 93% of the money bet on the game
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Week 5 NFL betting trends to know

[ad_1] Betting on road teams in the NFL continues to be profitable. Including the Los Angeles Rams' narrow cover against the Seattle Seahawks on Thursday night, road teams are now 41-22-1 ATS this season.Tom Brady makes history this week with his 63rd consecutive regular-season game as a favorite, breaking a tie with Steve Young for the longest streak in the Super Bowl era. He has gone 45-26-1 ATS during that
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‘Mattress Mack’ places $3.5 million bet on Astros to win World Series

[ad_1] A Houston furniture salesman, attempting to mitigate millions of dollars in potential refunds from a promotion, placed one of the largest bets ever taken by a U.S. bookmaker on Tuesday at a Mississippi sportsbook.Jim "Mattress Mack" McIngvale, owner of Gallery Furniture in Houston, bet $3.5 million on the Astros to win the World Series at the DraftKings sportsbook at Scarlet Pearl casino in Biloxi, Mississippi. At +220 odds, the
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‘Mattress Mack’ – The man who wants to bet $10 million on the Astros

[ad_1] A Houston furniture salesman, facing millions of dollars in refunds if the Astros win the World Series, has enlisted the help of two high-level gamblers from Las Vegas to find an American bookmaker willing to take a giant bet.Gallery Furniture in Houston is offering to refund purchases of mattresses costing $3,000 or more, if the Astros win the World Series. Store owner Jim "Mattress Mack" McIngvale says sales spiked