Beating The Book with Gill Alexander

And so, it comes to this.  Before the San Francisco 49ers take on the Kansas City Chiefs in Super Bowl LIV at Hard Rock Stadium in Miami Gardens, Florida, enjoy the final NFL MegaPod of the season, replete with game and prop analysis. VSiN host, Jeff Parles joins Host Gill Alexander, CircaSportsMike Palm, and Todd Wishnev from Showtime’s docuseries “Action” to give insight on game and props betting behavior, while the quartet 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, everyone chimes in with thoughts on the most exploitable novelty props on the board, as well.  There's something for everyone, on Thursday's Beating The Book (January 30, 2020).

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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, Mike Palm, and Todd Wishnev take off their handicapping hats and are joined by man about town, Marc Meltzer of the EdgeVegas blog and a variety of Vegas websites, to discuss the best restaurants and sportsbooks in town, while dispensing actionable concert residency and weed information for your next Las Vegas trip.  The Super Bowl's not for awhile.  In the meantime, enjoy a man's guide to Sin City, on Thursday's Beating The Book (January 23, 2020).

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It's Championship Round MegaPod time with Host Gill Alexander, VSiN's Michael Lombardi, CircaSports VP of Operations, Mike Palm and one of the stars of Showtime's docuseries, "Action", Todd Wishnev. Currently the host of "The Lombardi Line" on the Vegas Stats & Information Network and "The GM Shuffle" podcast, Lombardi brings his experience working with Bill Walsh, Bill Parcells, Al Davis, and Bill Belichick to the table, offering his opinion on both championship games. It’s the Tennessee Titans at Kansas City Chiefs in the AFC title game followed by the Green Bay Packers at San Francisco 49ers in the NFC title game to determine who plays in Super Bowl LIV, on Thursday's Beating The Book podcast (January 16, 2020).

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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 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, all preceded by his all-time team rankings thru the prism of his proprietary stat, DVOA. Then, it’s the MegaPod in full effect with Host Gill Alexander and the Vegas Stats & Information's "A Numbers Game" Producer #5 and "Market Watch" host Jeff Parles, along, of course, with CircaSports VP of Operations, Mike Palm and one of the stars of Showtime's docuseries, "Action", Todd Wishnev. The crew gives thoughts on all of this weekend's matchups: Minnesota Vikings at San Francisco 49ers, Tennessee Titans at Baltimore Ravens, Houston Texans at Kansas City Chiefs, and Seattle Seahawks at Green Bay Packers. Plus, teasers of the week, which big favorite is most likely to lose outright, and which game you'd be required to play if you could only choose one, on Thursday's Divisional Round edition of the Beating The Book podcast (January 9, 2020).

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The playoffs are here and it’s MegaPod time with Host Gill Alexander and “Daily Wager” (ESPN2) staple Joe Fortenbaugh, along, of course, with CircaSports VP of Operations, Mike Palm and one of the stars of Showtime's docuseries, "Action", Todd Wishnev. The foursome breaks down the Buffalo Bills at Houston Texans, Tennessee Titans at New England Patriots, Minnesota Vikings at New Orleans Saints, and Seattle Seahawks at Philadelphia Eagles. It’s Thursday's Wild Card edition of Beating The Book (January 2, 2020).

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