Beating The Book with Gill Alexander

Lorded over by the OG of podcasting, Gill Alexander, Brady Kannon, member of 2011 SuperContest champion, Sans Souci, returns to the pod alongside WagerTalk’s Marco D'Angelo and Ace to give insights on the New Orleans Saints at Carolina Panthers, Philadelphia Eagles at Los Angeles Rams, Seattle Seahawks at San Francisco 49ers, Arizona Cardinals at Atlanta Falcons, and New England Patriots at Pittsburgh Steelers. Plus, thoughts on a potentially great Thursday night matchup between the Los Angeles Chargers and Kansas City Chiefs, which big favorite is most likely to lose outright, and which game you should steer clear of at all costs, on Thursday's Beating The Book (December 13, 2018).

 

2:25 Saints @ Panthers

15:05 Eagles @ Rams

28:40 Seahawks @ 49ers

30:50 Cardinals @ Falcons

39:05 Patriots @ Steelers

48:00 Chargers @ Chiefs

55:00 Final Two Questions

 

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Gaughn Gaming in-house oddsmaker Vinny Magliulo fills in for Chris Andrews on Guessing Lines, a tribute to the legendary Stardust show, as Magliulo and Host Gill Alexander review Week 14 results and give their thoughts on every game on the Week 15 slate, looking to isolate betting value. (December 10, 2018).

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“The Bettor Life” podcast host Tim Lawson makes his debut on the MegaPod with Host Gill AlexanderWagerTalk.com's Marco D'Angelo, and Ace, this week addressing Week 14 NFL matchups, including the Minnesota Vikings at Seattle Seahawks, Los Angeles Rams at Chicago Bears, New Orleans Saints at Tampa Bay Buccaneers, and Detroit Lions at Arizona Cardinals. Plus, thoughts on Thursday night’s matchup between the Jacksonville Jaguars and Tennessee Titans, which big favorite is most likely to lose outright, and which game you should steer clear of at all costs, on Thursday's Beating The Book (December 6, 2018).

6:25 Vikings @ Seahawks

25:00 Rams @ Bears

33:22 Saints @ Buccaneers

40:35 Lions @ Cardinals

45:48 Jaguars @ Titans

50:37 Final Two Questions

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Gaughn Gaming in-house oddsmaker Vinny Magliulo fills in for Chris Andrews on Guessing Lines, a tribute to the legendary Stardust show, as Magliulo and Host Gill Alexander review Week 13 results and give their thoughts on every game on the Week 14 slate, looking to isolate betting value. (December 3, 2018).

 
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The NFL sports betting podcast series that started it all checks in with Host Gill AlexanderWagerTalk.com's Marco D'Angelo, and Ace, this week bringing back pro bettor Teddy Covers (Sevransky) for the Week 13 roundtable.  The quartet gets feisty with each other once again, and break down the Washington Redskins at Philadelphia Eagles, Los Angeles Chargers at Pittsburgh Steelers, Baltimore Ravens at Atlanta Falcons, Indianapolis Colts at Jacksonville Jaguars, and Carolina Panthers at Tampa Bay Buccaneers. Plus, thoughts on a stellar Thursday night matchup between the New Orleans Saints and Dallas Cowboys, which big favorite is most likely to lose outright, and which game you should steer clear of at all costs, on Thursday's Beating The Book (November 29, 2018).

 

3:37 Redskins @ Eagles

14:24 Chargers @ Steelers

28:29 Ravens @ Falcons

33:28 Colts @ Jaguars

38:11 Panthers @ Buccaneers

44:05 Saints @ Cowboys

52:03 Final Two Questions

 

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Gaughn Gaming in-house oddsmaker Vinny Magliulo fills in for Chris Andrews on Guessing Lines, a tribute to the legendary Stardust show, as Magliulo and Host Gill Alexander review Week 12 results and give their thoughts on every game on the Week 13 slate, looking to isolate betting value. (November 26, 2018).

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Gaughn Gaming in-house oddsmaker Vinny Magliulo fills in for Chris Andrews on Guessing Lines, a tribute to the legendary Stardust show, as Magliulo and Host Gill Alexander review Week 11 results and give their thoughts on every game on the Week 12 slate, looking to isolate betting value. (November 19, 2018).

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The NFL's pioneering sports betting podcast series crew breaks down Week 11 lines, as Host Gill AlexanderWagerTalk.com's Marco D'Angelo, and — now out of the sports betting diaspora — Ace, welcome back Ed Feng, the creator of the advanced analytics site, The Power Rank, to break down the Kansas City Chiefs at Los Angeles Rams, Minnesota Vikings at Chicago Bears, Carolina Panthers at Detroit Lions, and Denver Broncos at Los Angeles Chargers. Plus, thoughts on a stellar Thursday night matchup between the Green Bay Packers and Seattle Seahawks, which big favorite is most likely to lose outright, and which game you should steer clear of at all costs, on Thursday's Beating The Book (November 15, 2018).

8:16 Chiefs @ Rams

24:53 Vikings @ Bears

35:06 Panthers @ Lions

39:41 Broncos @ Chargers

37:19 & 44:46 Packers @ Seahawks

46:43 Final Two Questions

 

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Gaughn Gaming in-house oddsmaker Vinny Magliulo fills in for Chris Andrews on Guessing Lines, a tribute to the legendary Stardust show, as Magliulo and Host Gill Alexander review Week 10 results and give their thoughts on every game on the Week 11 slate, looking to isolate betting value. (November 12, 2018).

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Over 20 years in sports broadcasting and hosting sports talk radio, now hosting SportsXradio via 720 KDWN in Las Vegas, Ken Thomson makes his first ever appearance on the pod with Host Gill Alexander and staples Marco D’Angelo and Ace, as the crew breaks down the New York Giants at San Francisco 49ers, Dallas Cowboys at Philadelphia Eagles, New England Patriots at Tennessee Titans, Detroit Lions at Chicago Bears, and New Orleans Saints at Cincinnati Bengals. Plus, thoughts on a stellar Thursday night matchup between the Carolina Panthers and Pittsburgh Steelers, which big favorite is most likely to lose outright, and which game you should steer clear of at all costs, on Thursday's Beating The Book (November 8, 2018).

 

4:34 Giants @ Niners

12:30 Cowboys @ Eagles

24:17 Patriots @ Titans

28:43 Lions @ Bears

32:08 Saints @ Bengals

36:41 Panthers @ Steelers

46:40 Final Two Questions

 

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Tim Fitzgerald, the supervisor at the South Point Race and Sports Book, fills in for Chris Andrews on Guessing Lines, a tribute to the legendary Stardust show, as "Timmy Fitz" and Host Gill Alexander review Week 9 results and give their thoughts on every game on the Week 10 slate, looking to isolate betting value. (November 5, 2018)

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Runner-up in no fewer than 5 Las Vegas handicapping contest finals, Bryan Leonard drops in again on Host Gill Alexander and staples Marco D’Angelo and Ace, the quartet breaks down the Tennessee Titans at Dallas Cowboys, Green Bay Packers at New England Patriots, Houston Texans at Denver Broncos, Los Angeles Rams at New Orleans Saints, Los Angeles Chargers at Seattle Seahawks, and Pittsburgh Steelers at Baltimore Ravens. Plus, thoughts on the Thursday night battle of the Bay between the Oakland Raiders and San Francisco 49ers, which big favorite is most likely to lose outright, and which game you should steer clear of at all costs, on Thursday's Beating The Book (November 1, 2018).

 

4:53 Titans @ Cowboys

18:55 Packers @ Patriots

32:29 Texans @ Broncos

36:38 Rams @ Saints

39:49 Alabama @ LSU

43:02 Chargers @ Seahawks

47:04 Steelers @ Ravens

50:07 Raiders @ 49ers

54:49 Final Two Questions

 

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Gaughn Gaming in-house oddsmaker Vinny Magliulo fills in for Chris Andrews on Guessing Lines, a tribute to the legendary Stardust show, as Magliulo and Host Gill Alexander review Week 8 results and give their thoughts on every game on the Week 9 slate, looking to isolate betting value. (October 29, 2018).

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Host of the morning show, “Joe, Lo, and Dibs”, at 95.7 The Game in San Francisco and Covers.com’s “The Sharp 600” podcast, Joe Fortenbaugh returns to the pod he frequented quite often in more simple times.  Alongside Host Gill Alexander and staples Marco D’Angelo and Ace, the quartet breaks down the New England Patriots at Buffalo Bills, New Orleans Saints at Minnesota Vikings, Tampa Bay Buccaneers at Cincinnati Bengals, San Francisco 49ers @ Arizona Cardinals, and Philadelphia Eagles @ Jacksonville Jaguars. Plus, thoughts on the Thursday night tilt between the Miami Dolphins at Houston Texans, which big favorite is most likely to lose outright, and which game you should steer clear of at all costs, on Thursday's Beating The Book (October 25, 2018).

 

6:05 Patriots @ Bills

15:21 Saints @ Vikings

31:37 Buccaneers @ Bengals

34:38 49ers @ Cardinals

38:09 Eagles @ Jaguars

45:42 Dolphins @ Texans

46:36 Final Two Questions

 

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South Point Hotel Casino Sportsbook Director Chris Andrews brings over 30 years of bookmaking experience to the table in this weekly series, designed to find an edge in the upcoming week's NFL betting lines. Andrews and Host Gill Alexander give their thoughts on every game on the Week 8 slate on Monday's Beating The Book (October 22, 2018).

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Already having won the Wynn Eliminator Contest ($100,000), Palms Contest in 2011, and Station Casinos Last Man Standing College Football Contest in 2016, Las Vegas Cris drops in on Host Gill Alexander, WagerTalk.com's Marco D'Angelo, and Ace to break down this coming weekend's NFL lines.  On today’s docket: the New York Giants at Atlanta Falcons, Cincinnati Bengals at Kansas City Chiefs, New England Patriots at Chicago Bears, Dallas Cowboys @ Washington Redskins, Minnesota Vikings @ New York Jets, Denver Broncos at Arizona Cardinals, and other matchups, as well, all through a handicapping lens.  Plus, which big favorite is most likely to lose outright and which game should you steer clear of entirely, on Thursday's Beating The Book (October 18, 2018).

 

6:46 Giants @ Falcons

16:43 Bengals @ Chiefs

32:35 Patriots @ Bears

35:17 Cowboys @ Redskins

39:09 Vikings @ Jets

42:58 Broncos @ Cardinals

47:51 Final Two Questions

 

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Gaughn Gaming in-house oddsmaker Vinny Magliulo fills in for Chris Andrews on Guessing Lines, a tribute to the legendary Stardust show, as Magliulo and Host Gill Alexander review Week 6 results and give their thoughts on every game on the Week 7 slate, looking to isolate betting value. (October 15, 2018).

 
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A pioneer in predictive modeling in sports betting, Dr. Bob of DrBobSports.com, joins host Gill Alexander and show staples Marco D'Angelo of WagerTalk.com and Ace of the sports betting diaspora to analyze the San Francisco 49ers at Green Bay Packers, Kansas City Chiefs at New England, Carolina Panthers at Washington Redskins, Los Angeles Chargers @ Cleveland Browns, Philadelphia Eagles at New York Giants, and other matchups, as well, all through a handicapping lens.  Plus, which big favorite is most likely to lose outright and which game should you steer clear of entirely, on Thursday's Beating The Book (October 11, 2018).

 

3:21 49ers @ Packers

10:33 Chiefs @ Patriots

26:00 Buccaneers @ Falcons

31:59 Panthers @ Redskins

35:24 Chargers @ Browns

41:42 Eagles @ Giants

45:23 Final Two Questions

 

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Gaughn Gaming in-house oddsmaker Vinny Magliulo fills in for Chris Andrews on Guessing Lines, a tribute to the legendary Stardust show, as Magliulo and Host Gill Alexander review Week 5 results and give their thoughts on every game on the Week 6 slate, looking to isolate betting value. (October 8, 2018).

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Making his Beating The Book podcast debut, the legendary Big Al McMordie joins host Gill Alexander and show pillars Marco D'Angelo of WagerTalk.com and Ace (now out of the sports betting diaspora) to break down the Washington Redskins at New Orleans Saints, Dallas Cowboys at Houston Texans, Los Angeles Rams at Seattle Seahawks, Tennessee Titans at Buffalo Bills, Miami Dolphins @ Cincinnati Bengals, Indianapolis Colts at New England Patriots, and other matchups, as well, all through a handicapping lens.  Plus, which big favorite is most likely to lose outright and which game should you steer clear of at all costs, on Thursday's Beating The Book (October 4, 2018).

 

3:15 Redskins @ Saints

11:59 Cowboys @ Texans

21:44 Rams @ Seahawks

26:44 Titans @ Bills

28:27 Dolphins @ Bengals

32:42 Colts @ Patriots

40:11 Final Two Questions

 

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Gaughn Gaming in-house oddsmaker Vinny Magliulo fills in for Chris Andrews on Guessing Lines, a tribute to the legendary Stardust show, as Magliulo and Host Gill Alexander review Week 4 results and give their thoughts on every game on the Week 5 slate, looking to isolate betting value. (October 1, 2018).

 
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The winner of more documented Top 10 handicapping achievement awards than anyone in the nation, Marc Lawrence of Playbook.com joins host Gill Alexander and show pillars Marco D'Angelo of WagerTalk.com and Ace (now out of the sports betting diaspora) to analyze the Kansas City Chiefs at Denver Broncos, Baltimore Ravens at Pittsburgh Steelers, Detroit Lions at Dallas Cowboys, New Orleans Saints at New York Giants, Minnesota Vikings at Los Angeles Rams, and other matchups, as well, all approached from a handicapping perspective.  Plus, which big favorite is most likely to lose outright and which game should you stay away from at all costs, on Thursday's Beating The Book (September 27, 2018).

 

4:45 Chiefs @ Broncos

13:00 Ravens @ Steelers

28:05 Lions @ Cowboys

30:50 Saints @ Giants

39:00 Vikings @ Rams

42:55 Final Two Questions

 

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South Point Hotel Casino Sportsbook Director Chris Andrews brings over 30 years of bookmaking experience to the table in this weekly series, designed to find an edge in the upcoming week's NFL betting lines. Andrews and Host Gill Alexander give their thoughts on every game on the Week 4 slate on Monday's Beating The Book (September 24, 2018).

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Known for their prowess in baseball over the years but now applying their same approach to the NFL and experiencing similar success, Metrics Mike from the analytics site ClearDataSports.com drops in on Host Gill AlexanderWagerTalk.com's Marco D'Angelo, and Ace to break down this coming weekend's NFL lines.  Included on the docket are the Pittsburgh Steelers at Tampa Bay Buccaneers, New England Patriots at Detroit Lions, San Francisco 49ers at Kansas City Chiefs, Green Bay Packers at Washington Redskins, New York Jets at Cleveland Browns, and other matchups, as well, all approached from a handicapping perspective.  Plus, which big favorite is most likely to lose outright and which game should you stay away from at all costs, on Thursday's Beating The Book (September 20, 2018).

3:11 Steelers @ Buccaneers

15:35 Patriots @ Lions

27:49 49ers @ Chiefs

34:05 Packers @ Redskins

40:47 49ers @ Chiefs

45:42 Jets @ Browns

50:29 Final Two Questions

 

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South Point Hotel Casino Sportsbook Director Chris Andrews brings over 30 years of bookmaking experience to the table in this weekly series, designed to find an edge in the upcoming week's NFL betting lines. Andrews and Host Gill Alexander give their thoughts on every game on the Week 3 slate on Monday's Beating The Book (September 17, 2018).

 
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After more than a year’s absence, in part justified by co-founding the stock market-like exchange for bettors, THESCOREX, EVBettor returns to the pod alongside WagerTalk’s Marco D'Angelo and Ace to give insights on the Seattle Seahawks at Chicago Bears, New York Giants at Dallas Cowboys, and Kansas City Chiefs at Pittsburgh Steelers. Plus, the Thursday night game between the Baltimore Ravens at Cincinnati Bengals is analyzed, as is the big favorite on the slate that’s most likely to lose outright, and which game you should stay away from at all costs. It's all on this week’s edition of Beating The Book (September 13, 2018).

 

5:32 Seahawks @ Bears

17:14 Giants @ Cowboys

29:31 Chiefs @ Steelers

43:42 Ravens @ Bengals

48:14 Final Two Questions

 

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Gaughn Gaming in-house oddsmaker Vinny Magliulo fills in for Chris Andrews on Guessing Lines, a tribute to the legendary Stardust show, as Magliulo and Host Gill Alexander review Week 1 results and give their thoughts on every game on the Week 2 slate, looking to isolate betting value. (September 10, 2018).

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Lorded over by the OG of podcasting, Gill Alexander, it’s Season 8 (Season 8!!) of the MegaPod as Brady Kannon, member of 2011 SuperContest champion, Sans Souci, returns to the pod alongside WagerTalk’s Marco D'Angelo and Ace to give insights on the NY Jets at Detroit Lions, Los Angeles Rams at Oakland Raiders, Chicago Bears at Green Bay Packers, Cincinnati Bengals at Indianapolis Colts, Pittsburgh Steelers at Cleveland Browns, and Dallas Cowboys at Carolina Panthers.  Plus, the Thursday night game between the Atlanta Falcons at Philadelphia Eagles is discussed, as is the big favorite on the slate that’s most likely to lose outright, and which game you should stay away from at all costs. It's all on the inaugural 2018 edition of Beating The Book (September 6, 2018).

4:45 Jets @ Lions

15:01 Rams @ Raiders

26:41 Bears @ Packers

38:15 Bengals @ Colts

44:10 Steelers @ Browns

48:06 Cowboys @ Panthers 

52:12 Falcons @ Eagles

54:37 Final Two Questions

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Host Gill Alexander is joined by former Bills, Panthers, and Colts GM, Hall of Famer and 6-time NFL Executive of the Year, Bill Polian, as the two discuss what the Browns, Bills, Cardinals, and Jets should do with their rookie QBs. Then, Michael Lombardi, author of “Gridiron Genius” and writer at the Athletic, joins Gill for a spirited discussion about an array of NFL-related topics, including coaches’ inability to grasp game theory. Time to whet your appetite for the 2018 season on this edition of Beating The Book. (August 30, 2018)

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First, Todd Wright joins host Gill Alexander to prepare you for the upcoming fantasy football season, riffing on a list of untouchables, the Zero RB Draft Philosophy, and the Antonio Brown dilemma, among other topics. Then, it's the Q3 MLB derivatives show, breaking down the most and least profitable money line clubs in baseball (home/road splits), the best and worst run line clubs, the most reliable totals umpires, as well as proprietary betting stats on the best and worst 5 inning clubs and pitchers, and 1st inning pitching performers, all designed to inform your MLB derivative wagers. (August 23, 2018)

 

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Host Gill Alexander welcomes the founder of Sharp Football Stats and Sharp Football AnalysisWarren Sharp, for analytics-based insights headed into the upcoming 2018 NFL season. (August 16, 2018).
 
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Host Gill Alexander welcomes the founder of Football OutsidersAaron Schatz, for analytics-based insights headed into the upcoming 2018 NFL season. (August 9, 2018).
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Gill Alexander breaks down the most and least profitable money line clubs in baseball (home/road splits), the best and worst run line clubs, the clubs with the biggest difference between their money line and run line performances, the best and worst first 5 inning teams in terms of run production and prevention, and the most and least reliable 1st inning clubs. Also, sabermetrician Mark Borchard helps with the most reliable totals umpires. Plus, proprietary betting stats on the best and worst 5 inning clubs and pitchers are included, as are numbers that you won’t find anywhere else on 1st inning pitching performers, all designed to inform your MLB derivative wagers, on Tuesday's Beating The Book (July 3, 2018)

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First, host Gill Alexander gives his picks for the 2018 World Cup, including his pick for Golden Boot winner. Then, Laurie Shaw from Eighty Five Points shares which teams have value in the group stage according to his data. Finally, Dave Tindall breaks down his formula for what makes a U.S. Open champion and which golfer fits that criteria this year. (June 13, 2018).

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Peter Fornatale of the Daily Racing Form podcast, Marco D'Angelo of WagerTalk, and Ron Flatter of VSiN join host Gill Alexander to handicap the third leg of the Triple Crown as Justify attempts to make history.  Then Pete Fiutak of CollegeFootballNews.com talks college football season win totals, on Thursday's Beating The Book (June 7, 2018).

 

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Host Gill Alexander first welcomes the founder of Football Outsiders, Aaron Schatz, for analytics based insight to NFL season win totals. Then, Joe Lisi joins to talk about the upcoming college football season's Week 1 lines, as released by the South Point. Finally, ESPN College GameDay’s “The Bear”Chris Fallica joins Gill Alexander to give his thoughts on the College Football Games of the Year lines, also courtesy of the South Point, that catch his eye. It's all on today's Beating The Book (May 25, 2018).

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Host Gill Alexander breaks down the most and least profitable money line clubs in baseball (home/road splits), the best and worst run line clubs, the clubs with the biggest difference between their money line and run line performances, the most reliable totals umpires, the best and worst first 5 inning teams in terms of run production and prevention, and the most and least reliable 1st inning clubs as seen through the prism of scoring percentage.  Plus, proprietary betting stats on the best and worst 5 inning clubs and pitchers are included, as are numbers that you won’t find anywhere else on 1st inning pitching performers, all designed to inform your MLB derivative wagers.  It’s all preceded by Marco D'Angelo of WagerTalk.com, Chris Fallica of ESPN’s College GameDay, and Ron Flatter of the Vegas Stats & Information Network breaking down the Preakness, the second jewel of the Triple Crown, on Thursday's Beating The Book (May 17, 2018).

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Pro football analytics expert Warren Sharp joins Host Gill Alexander to examine NFL strength of schedule now that NFL Season Win Totals are out, and offers up a couple bets in that market, on Thursday’s Beating The Book (May 10, 2018).

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It’s super-sized. Ron Flatter of the Ron Flatter Racing Pod gives his Kentucky Derby Championship Formula, narrowing the list of potential winners in the process. Then, horse racing expert Marco D'Angelo (who called the Derby win of 30-1 shot Animal Kingdom seven years ago and would’ve hit the Derby Superfecta in 2017 had he only played it) of WagerTalk, ESPN’s Chris Fallica (who had Orb in 2013 at 125-1), and Daily Racing Form Podcast Host Peter T. Fornatale drop in on Host Gill Alexander for this annual extensive Kentucky Derby roundtable preview, isolating the horses in this year's Run for the Roses that form the group on which bets will be made come the first Saturday in May. All on Thursday's Beating The Book (May 3, 2018).

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Host Gill Alexander and Sharp Football Analysis and Sharp Football Stats creator, Warren Sharp, break down strength of schedule for the upcoming NFL season from both offensive and defensive perspectives.  It’s the antidote to lazy mainstream media analysis of strength of schedule.  Then, College Football News creator Pete Fiutak joins us to go over the NFL draft props that Gill pounced on at release, on Tuesday's Beating The Book (April 23, 2018).

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Gill Alexander guesses NBA Playoff First Round Series prices and is joined by Bob Stoll from Dr. Bob Sports with initial thoughts on the matchups. Then, after overnight release and line movement, the two handicappers review the current market series prices looking for value. (April 13, 2018)

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It's a betting podcast tradition unlike any other. Host Gill Alexander welcomes golf handicapper Brady Kannon to highlight key stats that you won't get anywhere else, courtesy of Dave Tindall and Steve The Punter from Betfair, and which golfers chasing the green jacket are teeming with value at this week's Masters Tournament at Augusta. It's golf's first major of the season, replete with long shots, head-to-head thoughts, and props, as well, on Tuesday's Beating The Book (April 3, 2018). 

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It's time to dance! The 2018 NCAA Men's Basketball Tournament is here and Gill talks with the best in the business to break down each game for your bracket and betting needs. First, Bob Stoll of Dr. Bob Sports goes through the criteria of what makes a "giant killer" and discusses game theory in your office pools. Then, with Greg Peterson of the Vegas Stats & Information Network in studio and Adam Stanco of the 40 Year Coach Podcast and Pac 12 Network calling in, the guys break down each and every game in the round of 64. Plus, the one team (or three) that fit the bill for Gill's tried and true championship formula.  It's nearly two hours of March Madness insight on this week's Beating the Book (March 13, 2018).

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It’s a compilation of segments from recent shows on “A Numbers Game” at The Vegas Stats & Information Network (VSiN), hosted by Gill Alexander. First, Gill shares his experience trying to get down on MLB season win totals at CG Technology. Then, it’s a dissertation on MLB season win totals and what bettors should keep in mind as they look to make wagers. Next, Paul Sporer from FanGraphs gives us his thoughts on the season wins market and where he thinks there may be value. Lastly, it’s Tankapalooza 2018 in the NBA and no one was more ahead of the curve than Gill on this. Here, Dan Besbris joins the show and provides his insight on teams tanking down the stretch of the NBA season.

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And so, it comes to this.  Before the Philadelphia Eagles take on the New England Patriots in Super Bowl LII at U.S. Bank Stadium in Minneapolis, Minnesota, enjoy the final NFL MegaPod of the season, replete with game and prop analysis. 2011 Hilton SuperContest winner, Brady Kannon (Sans Souci), joins Host Gill Alexander, WagerTalk.com's Marco DAngelo, and Ace to give insight from behind the book on game and props betting behavior, while the panel breaks down the game itself and offers up what it sees as the best value on the board among Super Bowl game-related proposition wagers.  For the non-Vegas bettors, Gill offers thoughts on the most exploitable novelty props on the board, as well.  There's something for everyone, on Wednesday's Beating The Book (January 31, 2018).

 

4:34 Super Bowl LII Eagles v Patriots

27:37 Super Bowl Game/Cross Sport Props

42:26 Exotic Props (offshore)

Direct download: beatingthebook188-2018-01-31.mp3
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It's the only non-sports betting episode of the calendar year, but for some, it's the most anticipated.  If you're planning a trip to Vegas, let this be your guide.  Host Gill Alexander, Marco D'Angelo, and man about town, Ace, take off their handicapping hats and are joined by Marc Meltzer of Covers.com and a variety of Vegas websites to discuss the best restaurants, sportsbooks, nightclubs, and strip clubs in Las Vegas.  The Super Bowl's not for awhile.  In the meantime, enjoy a man's guide to Sin City, on Tuesday's Beating The Book (January 25, 2018).

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ClearDataSportsMetrics Mike joins Host Gill Alexander in looking back at the NFL Divisional Round, and breaking down both the AFC Title Game (Jacksonville Jaguars at New England Patriots), and the NFC equivalent (Minnesota Vikings at Philadelphia Eagles).  Of course, WagerTalk's Marco D'Angelo and the sports betting diaspora's Ace are here to give their Vegas perspective, as well.  It's a Championship Round episode of Beating The Book (January 16, 2018). 

6:20 Super Bowl LII Potential Lines/Matchups/Outcomes

9:59 Jaguars @ Patriots

32:08 Vikings @ Eagles

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Warren Sharp of SharpFootballAnalysis.com, SharpFootballStats.com, and the Sharp Football Analysis Podcast joins Host Gill Alexander and offers up his thoughts on an array of topics, including what he believes is the stat getting the least attention in today’s NFL. Then, it's MegaPod time as Matthew Holt, COO at CG Analytics, Head Oddsmaker and Vice President of Business Development for CG Technology, returns to the pod alongside WagerTalk’s Marco D'Angelo and Ace to give insights on the Atlanta Falcons at Philadelphia Eagles, Tennessee Titans at New England Patriots, Jacksonville Jaguars at Pittsburgh Steelers, and New Orleans Saints at Minnesota Vikings.  It's all on a supersized Thursday Divisional Round edition of Beating The Book (January 11, 2018).

1:19 Warren Sharp

14:10 Falcons @ Eagles

24:56 Titans @ Patriots

36:17 Jaguars @ Steelers

50:55 Saints @ Vikings

1:04:38 Final Two Questions

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Making his annual NFL postseason appearance with Host Gill Alexander, now in both Sirius XM satellite radio form on “A Numbers Game” at VSiN and podcast form here, Aaron Schatz, Creator and Editor-in-Chief of Football Outsiders and Insider at ESPN.com offers up his thoughts on a host of topics, including his team to watch for betting value in next season’s futures markets, based on his advanced metrics.  Then, it’s MegaPod time, as pioneer in predictive modeling in sports betting, Dr. Bob of DrBobSports.com joins Gill and show staples Marco D'Angelo of WagerTalk.com and Ace of the sports betting diaspora to analyze the Tennessee Titans at Kansas City Chiefs, Atlanta Falcons at LA Rams, Buffalo Bills at Jacksonville Jaguars, and Carolina Panthers at New Orleans Saints.  It's all part of a supersized Wild Card edition on Thursday's Beating The Book (January 4, 2018).

1:24 Aaron Schatz

24:52 Titans @ Chiefs

35:23 Falcons @ Rams

45:58 Bills @ Jaguars

58:15 Panthers @ Saints

1:12:33 Final Two Questions

Direct download: beatingthebook182-2018-01-04.mp3
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