Check out the new VSiN audio player
You guys are the best so I hope I can ask a favor. Please try out the new VSiN audio player and let me know what you think. As we move from SiriusXM, effective Dec. 31, the audio player on VSiN.com and the VSiN app will be one of many new ways you can listen to us. GO HERE. Feedback welcome. Get details on other audio options here.
Today’s VSiN lineup
(All Times ET)
- 7-10 a.m. Follow The Money with Mitch Moss and Pauly Howard
- 10 a.m.–Noon A Numbers Game with Gill Alexander (condolences to Gill, who bowed out of the Circa Survivor contest with the Rams’ loss to the Jets)
- Noon–1 p.m. The Lombardi Line with Patrick Meagher and Michael Lombardi
- 1-3 p.m. The Edge with Jonathan Von Tobel
- 3-5 p.m. Betting Across America with Mike Pritchard and James Salinas
- 5-7 p.m. My Guys in the Desert with Matt Youmans, Tim Murray and Danielle Alvari
- 7-8 p.m. Rush Hour with Danny Burke
- 8-10 p.m. Prime Time Action with Gill Alexander, Matt Brown and Danielle Alvari (only on VSiN audio and MSG Network)
Complete schedule HERE. Where to watch HERE. Select this link and never miss a show. HERE.
Gill Alexander’s Beating The Book. LISTEN HERE. The NFL Guessing Lines episode will be available later today.
Are you ready for the start of Bowl and NBA seasons?
The college bowl season starts today. The NBA season begins tomorrow. VSiN is here to help.
VSiN’s NBA Betting Guide, a 100-page issue, is ready for download. Here is last year’s guide if you want to see what you get. It is just $9.99.
VSiN’s College Bowl Guide will be ready Wednesday. Here is last year’s guide. It is $19.99. (FYI: We covered the early bowls in this week’s Point Spread Weekly.)
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Dave Tuley’s ATS Report
- NFL: Dogs still went 7-4-1 ATS Sunday with biggest upset by NYJ (+17, +1100 ML at LAR) & Push on KC -3 at NO; home teams went 7-4-1 ATS on Sunday; Dogs are 9-5-1 ATS so far in Week 15 & 121-95-3 ATS (56%) on season with 4 games closing pick-’em; road teams 8-7 SU & 7-7-1 ATS this week, now lead 111-110-1 SU with 1 neutral site & 112-107-3 ATS (51.1%); Overs 9-6 on week, Unders lead 110-109-4 overall. RECAPS & MATCHUPS.
- NCAAFB: CFB Playoff semifinals on Jan. 1: No. 1 Alabama has settled in as a 19.5-point favorite over No. 4 Notre Dame after opening between -17.5 & -20.5; No. 2 Clemson is up to a 7.5- to 8-point fave vs. No. 3 Ohio State after opening between -6.5 & -7; both O/U at 65.5. BOWL MATCHUPS.
- NCAAMB: Northwestern upset No. 4 Michigan State 79-65. Top 25 chalk went 0-5 ATS as No. 19 Rutgers (+1.5, +105 ML) upset No. 13 Illinois 91-88 while No. 6 Houston (-34), No. 9 Creighton (-4) & No. 11 Texas (-6.5) failed to cover in SU wins. RECAPS & MATCHUPS.
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Josh Appelbaum’s Market Insights
Josh interprets the line movement for tonight’s Bengals-Steelers game. CONTINUE READING.
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Book report for Week 15
Ben Fawkes: The Jets’ victory made winners out of the sportsbooks and some courageous bettors. CONTINUE READING.
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Dave Tuley’s Contest Corner
- Circa Survivor is down to 65 live entrants with 12 needing the Steelers to beat the Bengals on MNF to advance to NFL Week 16; 16 were eliminated with the Rams’ shocking 23-20 loss to the previously winless Jets & 1 lost with 49ers.
- Circa Sports Million Top 5 Most-Selected finished 2-2-1 in Week 15 (40-34-1 on season) with wins on CLE -4.5 & MIA -1.5, losses on SEA -5.5 (Seahawks won 20-15) & TB -5.5 (Bucs won 31-27); push on No. 1 choice of KC -3 in 32-29 win.
- The Million has a new leader (at least temporarily) as ALBO-1 went 3-1-1 to improve to 50-24-1 (67.6%) & take 0.5-point lead over former leader ODBMG2 and 1-point lead over former leaders DSR90-1 & PRESENCE-2; those 3 have PIT -13 MNF.
- SuperContest Top 5 Most-Selected teams are 2-0-2 so far in NFL Week 15 (37-36-3 on season including ties for No. 5 picks) with PIT -12.5 on MNF; wins on CLE -4.5 & MIA -2 but pushes on KC -3 & SEA -5; SuperContest Gold Top 5 also 2-0-2 with PIT (42-32-3).
- Leader ODBMG2 is 1-1-2 in Week 15 (with PIT -12.5 on MNF) & 49-21-4 (70%) w/ 3-point lead on 2nd-place YUGO77; Gold leader BRETTFAVRE 444 is 46-24-4 (65.7%) & 2 points lead on INVISIBLE 1 (both have PIT -12.5) & ICED TEA 2.
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On VSiN.com for subscribers
- Steve Makinen: 3 sets of power ratings for college basketball’s daily matchups (updated by noon ET). GO HERE.
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VSiN betting resources
- Video replays are posted HERE.
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- Live odds comparison from legal states HERE.
- Betting sheets from South Point and Circa. HERE.