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  1. Five things: FSU vs. Miami

    David M. Hale

    It's the second top-10 matchup in three weeks for Florida State, and while the 22-point spread suggests it might not be that close of a contest, history suggests these rivalry games usually include a good bit of drama. In the 57 previous meetings bet...

    Blog | November 02, 2013
  2. Vegas Weekend Recap: How Times Have Changed

    RJ Bell

    The sports world was buzzing on Sunday after the Lions' last-second comeback win against the Cowboys. The final touchdown didn't affect the point spread, since Dallas was a 3-point underdog and lost by only one. A decade ago, that would have meant th...

    Blog | October 30, 2013
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  4. Bad Quarterback League, Week 6: When Las Vegas Ruined Peyton Mann...

    Andrew Sharp

    A good rule of thumb for gambling is that anytime Vegas sets a "record" point spread, you should take the underdog. No matter how great one team is and how horrible the other is, the laws of the universe almost always keep it close somehow. That's wh...

    Blog | October 15, 2013
  5. Gallo: NFL Hangover Week 6

    DJ Gallo

    DJ Gallo ranks all 32 NFL teams based on the comedic value each has exhibited so far this season.

    Story | Conversation | October 13, 2013
  6. Double Coverage: Jaguars at Broncos

    Jeff Legwold and Michael DiRocco

    Already, it has been the subject of the biggest point spread in decades as well as an exchange of tweets from each team's official Twitter handle that included a "stay classy Denver" missive from the Jaguars. But the league's highest-scoring team and...

    Blog | October 11, 2013
  7. Broncos win! You can bet on it

    Rick Reilly

    The point spread in the Broncos-Jaguars game is so crazy that some sports bookies are trying to dream up interesting prop bets to give the matchup some heat, Rick Reilly writes.

    Story | October 09, 2013
  8. Jackonsville Jaguars defiant about being huge underdogs against D...

    Michael DiRocco

    Just because they're on the wrong side of the largest point spread in history, don't expect the Jacksonville Jaguars to back down against the Denver Broncos on Sunday.

    Story | Conversation | October 09, 2013
  9. Denver Broncos tie record for highest point spread

    Chad Millman

    Of all the records Peyton Manning is laying waste to through the first five weeks of this season - 20 passing touchdowns, 1,884 passing yards, 230 points -- it is perhaps this number that best defines how dominant he and the Broncos have been: -28.

    Story | Conversation | October 07, 2013
  10. Vegas Weekend Recap: The Boys in the Desert

    RJ Bell

    Many rightly fawn over the accuracy of the betting market. It's the stuff that memes like "Vegas knows" are made of. But the "boys in the desert" exceeded even the most outsize expectations this week in college football, with the point spread favorit...

    Blog | September 25, 2013
  11. Insider - Betting glossary

    Jeff Gold and Dave Tuley

    Insider gives a glossary of betting terminology to help fans.

    Story | Conversation | September 05, 2013
  12. How Does Someone Bet on the NFL Preseason? Glad You Asked

    RJ Bell

    I love when bookies are scared. This happens when bettors have the best of it. Small betting limits and large point spread movements are telling signs of a scared bookie. And no major sport has smaller limits or larger point spread movement than the ...

    Blog | August 22, 2013
  13. Ex-Auburn Tigers guard Varez Ward indicted for point shaving

    Former Auburn point guard Varez Ward has been arrested for allegedly trying to fix games and offering money to teammates to help during the 2011-12 season.

    Story | Conversation | June 04, 2013
  14. First Take: 49ers as 4.5-point initial favorites

    Mike Sando

    The San Francisco 49ers opened as 4.5-point favorites against the Baltimore Ravens in Super Bowl XLVII. ESPN's Eric Mangini, Stephen A. Smith and Skip Bayless discussed the point spread in the video above. Mangini made a football-related point to ...

    Blog | January 22, 2013
  15. Video: Goldberg taking 49ers and Rams

    Mike Sando

    ESPN's Hank Goldberg has a winning record picking games against the point spread this season. He likes the San Francisco 49ers by a 23-16 score over the Seattle Seahawks in the Sunday night game. He's taking the St. Louis Rams against Tampa Bay. G...

    Blog | December 23, 2012
  16. Prediction/matchups: A&M vs. Miss. State

    Sam Khan Jr.

    Texas A&M 31, Mississippi State 27 Of all the games on the Aggies' schedule, this feels the closest to a coin flip, point spread notwithstanding. The teams are next to each other in the rankings (the Bulldogs are 15th in the BCS standings, A&a...

    Blog | November 02, 2012
  17. Video: Giants-Cowboys point spread

    Stephen A. Smith, Skip Bayless and Omar Epps discuss the Giants being favored by four points over the Cowboys....

    Blog | September 04, 2012