Category: Football

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Put a New Online Sportsbook on Your Holiday Shopping List

The month of December ushers in the mad dash to the Christmas Holiday and it is one of the busiest times of the year when it comes to betting on sports. You have the college bowl season starting up just as the race to the NFL Playoffs is really heating up. Daily action in both […]

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How to build your bankroll at your favorite sportsbook

Anytime you have just about every major sport in action at the same time it becomes very important to constantly assess the success or failure of your current betting strategies. If it is late November and you are still getting killed on your straight bets for football, it may be time to change things up […]

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Cashing In on Special Online Sportsbook Props

Late fall is one of the best times of the year to be a sports bettor given the sheer amount of daily betting action that is out there. With the exception of baseball, every major sport’s season is in action right now so you never have to look all that far to find something to […]

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I Love My Futures Bets

One of the things I like the best when I place my bets at America’s Bookie is my futures bets. Your job as a sports bettor is to predict the future and not look back on the past. There is a guy on the Giants radio show, Charlie from Portland, Maine who is always trying […]

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The Good Ol’ Days

Part of my job here at askthebookie.com is writing one column a week explaining the goings on in the sports world and sportsbetting world, but it’s getting harder and harder to do so. The world in general is spinnin out of control and people are not concerned anymore with the bigger issues only tabloid “National […]

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It’s not gambling if you pay attention

By The Rex Factor Winning significant amounts of money by betting on sporting events is difficult. As legendary Lem Banker said decades ago, there is a national anthem being played every day. That means that there is no need to force plays that aren’t there, because another game is just around the corner. With that […]

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The Struggle is Real

By: Joe Berra Well, I got smoked this weekend like my Thanksgiving turkey, among other things. Just when you think you’re starting to figure things out, karma carves you up like…well you know. At least I’m not writing about a pool noodle incident that I saw was getting way too much publicity by the untalented […]

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AB’s The Brink : Cup of Irish

When one has to be jolted in two different directions, only an Irish Coffee will do on this Sunday morning.  As a backup quarterback saved the collective bacon of the Fighting Irish ML, the midwest flourished while both the South and the West suffered setbacks in college football.  While we require something to take the […]

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AB’s The Brink : Rebound

Before we get to the Saturday bonanza of college football, Americas Bookie’s The Brink has to wrap up business for Friday evening.  Staying up late for a Mountain Time Zone game, we saw Utah State somehow hang in the game against Utah.  The end was an Aggies +12 cover as they lost to Utah 24-14. […]

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AB’s The Brink : Beware the Backdoor

Good morning avid The Brink readership.  Yesterday we were witness to an avalanche of learning opportunities from the NFL opener.  A very comfortable game for the high chalk ML bettors turned into a nail bitter in the late moments.  Reminding us why some teams just dont quit, the Steelers taught us about backdoor covers, the […]