Shilo Sanders Elects to Become a Gamecock

The son of Deion Sanders has committed to play his College Football at the University of South Carolina. Shilo Sanders had numerous offers, with Tennessee and Nebraska being a couple of the biggest contenders, but the Gamecocks were his final decision according to his latest tweet:  Sanders is listed at 6’0 but is known as …

The Super Bowl’s Greatest Upsets…According to the Point Spread

As much as the NFL’s brass may disdain sports betting, on occasion the aficionados of The Shield must turn to Las Vegas for some type of objectivity.   Who can really say what the biggest Super Bowl upsets of all time are? We can say what we think, or what we feel were the biggest surprises …

Super Bowl Prop Betting Opens with Scores of Silly Markets

Sportsbooks can take weeks putting out proposition markets for a big game. But by Tuesday, the biggest betting sites in the world had already kick-started “prop” action for Super Bowl LIII in Atlanta, with dozens of gambling options for the L.A. vs New England showdown on February 3rd.   There are many articles on the funniest prop bets, such as wagers on Gladys Knight’s game-day outfit, and on whether the singer will take more or …

Eagles Taking to Social Media Regarding Quarterback

The defending Super Bowl Champion Philadelphia Eagles did everything they could to get back to the NFL Playoffs, but it was without the help of their quarterback Carson Wentz. Once again, Nick Foles took the reins and led the Eagles to the playoffs, but fell short in a postseason loss to the New Orleans Saints. Wentz finished …

Super Bowl LIII’s Opening Point Spread Among the Tightest in Years

No matter which side they’re on, point spread gamblers are unlikely to be giving (or receiving) many points when the New England Patriots and L.A. Rams meet in Atlanta to decide Super Bowl LIII.   The Patriots are favored to win the February 3rd battle for the National Football League title. But not by very much. An opening-consensus point spread gave the …