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New York Post › Sports › 54 minutes ago
It’s one of the most intriguing matchups of .500 teams ever. The Dallas Cowboys (6-6) visit the Chicago Bears (6-6) on Thursday night (8:20 p.m., Fox/NFL Network). This showdown matches longtime marquee franchises led by potentially lame-duck coaches...
New York Post › Sports › 12 hours ago
Las Vegas bookmakers do not expect Eli Manning to put on a cape Monday night and lead the Giants to their first victory in more than two months. Shortly after it was announced Manning likely would start at Philadelphia in place of injured rookie Daniel...
New York Post › Sports › 19 hours ago
NBA fans with League Pass have enjoyed watching Trae Young of the Atlanta Hawks light up the scoreboard this season. He ranks fourth in the NBA averaging 28.2 points per game and can be an electrifying showman. Are teams led by such players smart bets...
New York Post › Sports › 20 hours ago
To call Virginia Cavaliers games slow and painstaking would be kind, but it has gotten the team off to a 7-0 start entering Wednesday’s matchup with Purdue. Though Virginia played games last season with the fewest possessions on average, the offense...
New York Post › Sports › 1 day ago
Michigan State and Duke have had some eerily similar results this season. Both have suffered losses as the No. 1 team in the country. Both are giving up between 64.7 and 64.8 points per game, and are now ranked 11th and 10th, respectively, in the...
New York Post › Sports › 1 day ago
Though the annual Big Ten/ACC Challenge began Monday night, its most marquee matchups will be played Tuesday and Wednesday nights to avoid clashing with the NFL. Here’s a quick look at several games matching “Dance caliber” opponents. Ken Pomeroy...
New York Post › Sports › 2 days ago
LAS VEGAS — In an ironic twist, Joe Burrow never was good enough to start at Ohio State, but the Louisiana State quarterback could finish his college career by facing the Buckeyes for the national championship. If that scenario develops, William Hill...
New York Post › Sports › 2 days ago
The most impactful game of NFL Week 13 takes place Monday night in Seattle as the Vikings visit the Seahawks. Seattle (9-2) owns the No. 1 wild-card position while the Vikings (8-3) own the No. 2 wild card. Both teams have their sights set on division...
New York Post › Sports › 2 days ago
Monday night’s likely thriller matching the Vikings and Seahawks (ESPN, 8:20 p.m.) appears at first glance to be a matchup of even teams. Both are in great shape to make the playoffs. Betting markets are likely to close near Seattle -3. That’s the...
New York Post › Sports › 4 days ago
The Wildcat returns for his 23rd season in The Post. Including the 1997-2018 seasons in the Bettor’s Guide, Cat’s record in print stands at 615-520 (54.2 percent) against the spread. San Francisco 49ers (+6) over BALTIMORE RAVENS: Given that no...
New York Post › Sports › 5 days ago
Can Michigan finally break through with a truly big win for Jim Harbaugh? The Wolverines have flunked so many litmus tests since Harbaugh took over before the 2015 season that few even ask the question any more. Fans, pundits, and bettors have given up...
New York Post › Sports › 5 days ago
Oregon quarterback Justin Herbert returned for his senior year with plans to contend for the Heisman Trophy, lead the Ducks to a Pac-12 title and make a stronger case to be the NFL’s No. 1 draft pick. Sometimes, plans fall apart. Herbert’s stock is...
New York Post › Sports › 5 days ago
The season was already dreadful. Now it’s officially a disaster. Over the past two weeks, I’ve gone 7-22. It’s incomprehensible. It’s almost impossible. You would do better. Any random person on the street would. A child would. Even an infant...
New York Post › Sports › 5 days ago
This is college football’s rivalry week, but we’re avoiding the marquee matchups for Saturday’s best bet. Air Force is an 11-point home favorite over Wyoming, but I love the underdog Cowboys. I see why oddsmakers have the Falcons favored. They...
New York Post › Sports › 5 days ago
This is college football’s rivalry week, but we’re avoiding the marquee matchups for Saturday’s best bet. Air Force is an 11-point home favorite over Wyoming, but I love the underdog Cowboys. I see why oddsmakers have the Falcons favored. They...
New York Post › Sports › 5 days ago
New York native Vinny Magliulo is a VSiN oddsmaker and the sportsbook director for Gaughan Gaming in Las Vegas. He moved to Vegas 40 years ago to pursue a career that included running the sportsbooks at Caesars Palace and Wynn Las Vegas. Catch Vinny...
New York Post › Sports › 6 days ago
Despite another season riddled with losing and negativity, Nebraska is playing for bowl eligibility on Black Friday. An upset of Iowa would be a major boost for coach Scott Frost’s struggling program. The Cornhuskers (5-6) stopped a four-game losing...
New York Post › Sports › 6 days ago
It’s very easy for recreational bettors to get overenthusiastic about rivalry weekend in college football. They’ll imagine some sort of edge (take all the home teams, take all the revenge teams, take everyone that “needs” the game more, etc.)...
New York Post › Sports › 6 days ago
The Post’s Howie Kussoy, aka the struggling Pigskin Profit, lets his soon-to-be 1-year-old daughter (Kid Profit) take a shot on four Friday college football games: VIRGINIA CAVALIERS (+3) over Virginia Tech Hokies: Before April, Virginia had never...
New York Post › Sports › 6 days ago
When Texas Tech made its run to the national championship game last season, it was with a defense that gave up the fewest points on a per possession basis in the country. The Red Raiders come back this season with an offense and defense that rank in...
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