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View From Vegas on Saturday’s action
Red Sox beat Dodgers 9-6, take 3-1 World Series lead: View From Vegas is they closed as +130 road underdogs (Over 8.5 despite scoreless first 5); 1st dog to win in WS, home teams/faves 3-1, over/unders 2-2; faves/dogs tied 15-15 overall, home teams 16-14, Unders 15-13-2.
No. 17 Penn St. holds off No. 18 Iowa 30-24: View From Vegas is the Nittany Lions covered after closing as 4.5-point home favorites (early Hawkeye backers who got +6.5 cashed on the road underdogs)…went Over the betting total of 51.
No. 7 Georgia beats No. 9 Florida 36-17: View From Vegas is the Bulldogs also covered as 7-point, neutral-site favorites in Jacksonville (game went just Over the average closing total of 52.5 — some bettors pushed with Over/Under 53).
Duffel Bag Bettor update . . .
Not a good Saturday for Vegas’ most-followed bettor as he keyed his point-spread and parlay wagers on Purdue, which lost 23-13 to Michigan State. The game was a pick ’em, though DBB bought a half-point for reasons no one seems to understand.
NFL Week 8: Last-minute advice
Here are VSiN’s best handicapping segments of the week all rolled up into one show, Inside The Numbers. You can watch it here on YouTube.
Consensus picks for SuperContest
The consensus picks, plus every pick for every team, are available here on our SuperContest page.
ICYMI: Brent weighs in with his column on an NFL bet has cashed 100 percent of the time.
Jeff Fogle updates VSiN’s market-based Power Ratings heading into today’s aciton.
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