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Currently plying his trade at advanced analytics site, AgainstThe Number.comChris 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, this time highlighting a prank that one bettor pulled on another.  All of that and fantasy football talk with Joe Fortenbaugh of 95.7 The Game in San Francisco, on Monday's Beating The Book (November 16, 2015).

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The NFL's flagship sports betting podcast series is once again in full effect with Host Gill AlexanderWagerTalk.com's Marco D'Angelo, and Ace, primed to attack another week of NFL lines, this time featuring their second straight first-time guest.  Respected analyst and bettor, Warren Sharp of Sharp Football Analysis, takes a seat at the roundtable for Week 10, breaking down the Houston Texans at Cincinnati Bengals, Arizona Cardinals at Seattle Seahawks, New Orleans Saints at Washington Redskins, Carolina Panthers at Tennessee Titans, Chicago Bears at St. Louis Rams, and more matchups through the handicapping prism.  Plus, which big favorite is most likely to lose outright and which game, sidewise, should you avoid at all costs, on Thursday's Beating The Book (November 12, 2015).

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AgainstThe Number.com's 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 10 slate before giving way to "Storytime", which this week recalls a time when a pair of bettors tried to drug Chris, at best to get a favorable line and, at worst, to kill him.  It's a slightly dark sportsbook story on Monday's Beating The Book (November 9, 2015).

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Already having won the Wynn Eliminator Contest ($100,000) and Palms Contest in 2011, and now in the bracket stage (final 8) of the Las Vegas Sportsline Friday Football Showdown 2015 presented by the Golden Nugget SportsbookLas Vegas Cris 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 Chicago Bears at San Diego Chargers, Philadelphia Eagles at Dallas Cowboys, Green Bay Packers at Carolina Panthers, Oakland Raiders at Pittsburgh Steelers, 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 5, 2015).

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Chris Andrews of AgainstTheNumber.com 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 a 9 month period during which Chris was estranged from Cal-Neva, and the fun of entering one of their horse contests while not employed there.  That's all preceded by a look at overvalued and undervalued teams in pro basketball with NBA Guru of Sports Insights and DrBobSports, on Monday's Beating The Book (November 2, 2015).

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The band is back together again.  With an eye on Week 8 NFL lines, Host Gill AlexanderWagerTalk.com's Marco D'Angelo, and Ace aka Vegas Runner aka Gianni The Greek welcome back pod favorite and friend, 2004 Hilton SuperContest co-champion Johnny Detroit, to extract value from the Indianapolis Colts at Carolina Panthers, Green Bay Packers at Denver Broncos, Arizona Cardinals at Cleveland Browns, Minnesota Vikings at Chicago Bears, NY Jets at Oakland Raiders, 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 29, 2015).

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AgainstThe Number.com's Chris Andrews leans on 30 years of bookmaking experience in this weekly series, seeking an edge 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 Breeders’ Cup Classic analysis with The Daily Racing Form podcast’s Peter Fornatale and a horse-centric Storytime.  Plus, fantasy football pickups for DFS and leagues from 95.7 The Game’s Joe Fortenbaugh, on Monday's Beating The Book (October 26, 2015).

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Breaking his self-imposed media embargo, Massey-Peabody Analytics' Rufus Peabody chooses to do so with Host Gill Alexander on this podcast, using his model to break down the Baltimore Ravens at Arizona Cardinals, Philadelphia Eagles at Carolina Panthers, New Orleans Saints at Indianapolis Colts, Minnesota Vikings at Detroit Lions, Tampa Bay Buccaneers at Washington Redskins, and 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 7 MegaPod edition of Beating The Book (October 22, 2015).

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Category:podcast -- posted at: 7:54pm EDT

Chris Andrews of AgainstTheNumber.com 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 props are made before he and Host Gill Alexander take a look at each game on the Week 7 schedule.  That, in turn, gives way to their signature segment, "StoryTime" which, on this episode, takes us back to why Chris’ Uncle Jack, a Las Vegas legend, made his way to Sin City in the first place.  And yes, the Feds were involved.  Plus, Joe Fortenbaugh of 95.7 The Game in San Francisco stops by to highlight this week's impact pickups for both leagues and DFS. It's all on Monday's Beating The Book (October 19, 2015).

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The MegaPod.  There is no substitute.  Host Gill AlexanderWagerTalk.com's Marco D'Angelo, and Vegas Runner welcome Spreadapedia's Jason Weingarten to the fray for Week 6, breaking down the New York Giants at Philadelphia Eagles, New England Patriots at Indianapolis Colts, Cincinnati Bengals at Buffalo Bills, Baltimore Ravens at San Francisco 49ers, and Miami Dolphins at Tennessee Titans, and more, with the purpose, as always, of identifying value in the line.  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 (October 15, 2015).

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