Beating The Book with Gill Alexander (podcast)

With Marco D’Angelo off to tend to a family matter, WagerTalk’s Bryan Leonard drops in on Host Gill Alexander and Vegas Runner to break down this coming weekend's NFL lines.  Included on the docket are the Cincinnati Bengals at NY Giants, Seattle Seahawks at New England Patriots, Kansas City Chiefs at Carolina Panthers, Dallas Cowboys at Pittsburgh Steelers, Minnesota Vikings at Washington Redskins, Houston Texans at Jacksonville Jaguars, and other matchups, as well, all examined from a betting 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 (November 10, 2016).

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South Point Hotel Casino's Chris Andrews, 30+ years in the bookmaking game, looks to isolate value in the coming week's NFL betting lines.  Andrews and Host Gill Alexander analyze each game on the Week 10 slate before giving way to Story Time with Jimmy Vaccaro who recalls the awful day that was November 21, 1980, the date of the tragic fire at the MGM, on Monday's Beating The Book (November 7, 2016).

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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 early success, Mike of DataBaseWinner.com drops in on Host Gill AlexanderWagerTalk.com's Marco D'Angelo, and Vegas Runner to break down this coming weekend's NFL lines.  Included on the docket are the Buffalo Bills at Seattle Seahawks, Denver Broncos at Oakland Raiders, Dallas Cowboys at Cleveland Browns, Carolina Panthers at LA Rams, NY Jets at Miami Dolphins, 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 (November 3, 2016).

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Currently plying his trade at the South Point Hotel Casino sports book, Chris Andrews leans on 30+ years of bookmaking experience in this weekly series, designed to find an edge in the upcoming week's NFL betting lines.  Andrews and Host Gill Alexander leave no game on the slate unturned in the endeavor.  Storytime is included, as well, with Jimmy Vaccaro this time highlighting pickup basketball games in Vegas while touching on his relationship with his brother, Sonny.  All of that on Monday's Beating The Book (October 31, 2016).

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Sportsbook Director at the South Point Hotel Casino in Las Vegas, Chris Andrews brings 30+ years of bookmaking experience to the table in this weekly series, seeking value in the coming week's NFL betting lines.  Andrews and Host Gill Alexander analyze each game on the Week 8 slate before giving way to "Storytime", as South Point sportsbook consigliere and Vegas legend Jimmy Vaccaro tells us about his experience from just this past week on the night that Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump took part in the 2016 election’s third and final presidential debate on the campus of UNLV.  It's a modern day story time on Monday's Beating The Book (October 24, 2016).

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With an eye on Week 7 NFL lines, Host Gill AlexanderWagerTalk.com's Marco D'Angelo, and Ace aka Vegas Runner aka Gianni The Greek welcome legendary MIT blackjack team member and the inspiration for the main characters depicted in “Bringing Down the House” and “21”Jeff Ma, to the showto extract value from the Houston Texans at Denver Broncos, Seattle Seahawks at Arizona Cardinals, San Diego Chargers at Atlanta Falcons, New Orleans Saints at Kansas City Chiefs, New England Patriots at Pittsburgh Steelers, and more matchups through a handicapping prism.  Then, as always, each gives his opinion on the big favorite that's most likely to lose outright and the game you should steer clear of entirely.  It’s all on Thursday's Beating The Book (October 20, 2016).

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South Point Hotel Casino Sportsbook Director Chris Andrews sits down with Host Gill Alexander for their weekly NFL exercise, designed to find an edge in next week's betting lines.  As always, that includes "Storytime", which this week focuses on Jimmy Vaccaro’s recollection of the unique events that followed Buster Douglas’ epic upset of Mike Tyson through his subsequent loss to Evander Holyfield, with all the shenanigans and consequences that surrounded it in Vegas at The Mirage, on Monday's Beating The Book (October 17, 2016).

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Micah Roberts of Linemakers.SportingNews.com drops in on podcasting's longest running NFL series, with Host Gill AlexanderWagerTalk.com's Marco D'Angelo, and Vegas Runner.  Seeking value in Week 6 lines, the quartet examines the New York Jets at Arizona Cardinals, Indianapolis Colts at Houston Texans, Pittsburgh Steelers at Miami Dolphins, Philadelphia Eagles at Washington Redskins, Cincinnati Bengals at New England Patriots, and more matchups from a handicapping perspective.  Plus, each and every MegaPod concludes with its staple questions that aim to identify both the big favorite that's most likely to lose outright and the game that should be avoided at all costs.  It's all on Thursday's Beating The Book (October 13, 2016).

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South Point Sportsbook Director, Chris Andrews, draws on 30+ years of bookmaking experience in this weekly series, looking for an edge in the upcoming week's NFL betting lines.  Andrews discusses how a bettor won a $50,000 reverse teaser at the book this weekend before he and Host Gill Alexander take a look at each game on the Week 6 schedule.  That, in turn, gives way once again to the legendary Jimmy Vaccaro which, on this episode, naturally segues to a StoryTime Classic. It's all on Monday's Beating The Book (October 10, 2016).

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ESPN Chalk and Massey-Peabody Analytics' Rufus Peabody is back in the fold with Host Gill Alexander, using his model to break down the New York Giants at Green Bay Packers, Philadelphia Eagles at Detroit Lions, Chicago Bears at Indianapolis Colts, Buffalo Bills at Los Angeles Ramsand more.  Of courseWagerTalk's Marco D'Angelo and the sports betting diaspora’s Vegas Runner are here to give their more veteran Vegas perspective, as well, on the Week 5 MegaPod edition of Beating The Book (October 6, 2016).

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