Today's Sports News
March Madness is just about a month away, and with top-ranked teams dropping like flies the battle for good seedings is wide open. Here's a tasty sampling of what's happening this weekend in college basketball.
Saturday's action begins, among other places, in the Big Ten when No. 3 Michigan hits Madtown to take on 16-7 Wisconsin (Noon ET, ESPN).
Now that football season is over we turn our full attention to college basketball, and the ongoing battles for conference championships and NCAA tournament berths.
Here's a quick preview of what's happening in college hoops this week.
Monday night's big game takes place in the Big East as No. 9 Syracuse, losers of two games in a row, hosts No. 25 Notre Dame. The Orange are also just 1-5 ATS over their last six games.
It's almost hard to believe but the exciting 2012-13 National Football League season comes to an end this Sunday evening when the San Francisco 49ers and Baltimore Ravens meet in Super Bowl XLVII at the Superdome in New Orleans (6:30 pm ET).
How does this Super Bowl betting matchup break down? Here's a quick preview.
Most bettors probably already know which team they're going to back in this Sunday's Super Bowl, matching the Ravens and 49ers. So maybe it's time to take a look at the Super Bowl XLVII prop betting board.
Yes, we know there are six days to go before the Big Game, but some of us might need six days to go through all the offerings.
The NFL's version of the Final Four will play out this Sunday with the two Conference Championship games deciding the matchup for Super Bowl XLVII (that's 47, for all you non-Romans out there).
It might be the best weekend of pro football each season. Eight teams - generally regarded as the eight best teams in the league - hook up in four Divisional Round playoff games with berths in the Conference Championship games on the line.
For this weekend the NFL offers up three rematches from earlier this season, and one very interesting inter-coastal matchup between a top seed and a hot team.
The college football postseason comes to an end this weekend, while the NFL playoffs are just getting started. Here's a quick look at this weekend's football betting action, with pointspreads current as of Friday morning.
The college football bowl season really gets rolling this weekend and the NFL is down to its final Sunday before the playoffs start. Let's take a quick look at some of the marquee betting action, with pointspreads to ponder (as of Friday morning).
With the almost-daily barrage of college football bowl games under way, as well as the playoff races in the NFL, football bettors have plenty to choose from this weekend. Here's a quick look at some of the better football betting action available over the next three days, with pointspreads current as of Friday morning.
The New York Jets will probably have to go perfect from here on out if they want any chance at all of making the AFC playoffs. They've already won two in a row, and will try to make it three straight when they pay a visit to the 4-9 Tennessee Titans for this week's version of Monday Night Football (8:30 pm ET, ESPN).