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NFL Betting Lines Steelers @ Broncos Preseason Odds

August 29th, 2010 Comments off

denver broncos A lot of people like to think that the betting NFL preseason doesn’t mean much. They may add that it’s simply a warm up for the real season, a chance for players to get in shape, QBs and receivers to build a rapport and a chance for the coaches to make the final roster cuts. And that’s all true. But the importance of the third game of the preseason cannot be overstated and for 2-3 quarters this is a virtual regular season game.

More important, its chance for sports betting fans, coaches and players to get a glimpse of a team’s potential. Read more…

Betting on the NFL Preseason Steelers at Broncos Odds

August 29th, 2010 Comments off

pittsburgh steelers When you think of the current Pittsburgh Steelers squad there are plenty of positions that might produce a question mark or two, but QB is not one of them. Yet that is the biggest question mark that this team will be addressing in its betting NFL preseason showdown with the Denver Broncos.

The Steelers are fortunate to have one of the best QBs in the game, 2-time Super Bowl Champion Ben Roethlisberger, but thanks to his abominable behavior off the field the team will be without his services for at least the first four games of the 2010 NFL betting lines action. The team has just 4 preseason games to try and resolve this QB issue and in reality this matchup with the Broncos will be the decisive game in terms of deciding the starter. Read more…

Sports Betting Cowboys at Texans NFL Preseason Odds

August 28th, 2010 Comments off

houston texans Few athletes in sports betting have come from out of nowhere to have a bigger impact on a team and a league than Dallas QB Tony Romo. Undrafted out of tiny Eastern Illinois Romo earned a tryout spot with the Cowboys and somehow stuck as a third-string QB. He bided his time on the depth chart before getting chance to work this first time and the rest has been NFL history. Last season he threw for 4,483 yards and 26 TDs last season and led the team to an 11-5 record.

But after last season, Romo’s achievements might have been outdone by his own teammate, breakout receiver Miles Austin. This guy was lucky to even be on the open day roster but he paid out huge dividends in the half of a season that he started. Read more…

Preseason San Diego Chargers at New Orleans Saints Odds

August 27th, 2010 Comments off

san diego chargers The NFL betting lines competition is all about turnover and renewal and it seems that every season there are certain teams that rise and others that fall and that is part of the magic of the what makes the football action so amazing.

Since Drew Brees and Shawn Peyton arrived on the scene the Saints have been a team on the rise. No longer the ‘Aints’, this team made football history last season by winning its first Super Bowl and ensuring it’s place in sports betting legend for years to come.

The Chargers, a team that’s been at the top of the NFL world for a handful of years, unfortunately, looks like it’s on a reverse course at the moment and could soon find itself in the category of NFL has-beens. Read more…

Betting on the NFL Preseason Colts at Packers Sports Odds

August 26th, 2010 Comments off

green bay packers It’s no coincidence that the August 26th Thursday night NFL betting lines matchup between the Indianapolis Colts and the Green Bay Packers has the highest over/under on the board this week. These two teams boast two of the most proficient offenses in the NFL and can aerial supremacy over just about any opposing defense.

Kickoff for this Thursday matchup is set for 8:05 Eastern Time and SBG Global opened with the Packers as a 3.5-point favorite with an over/under total at 44. The crazy thing is that these teams could easily go over the 44 points, and in fact, likely will. Read more…