What You Need to Know for the Football Weekend

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New NHL Feature: Andy MacNeil’s Daily Best Bets

  • Three games are on the slate for Friday night. Andy MacNeil is crunching the numbers to find the best bets on sides, totals and player props. Check back throughout the day, especially after morning skates, as lines may come into range. GO HERE. (Free for now, but eventually be available only to VSiN subscribers.)
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Josh Appelbaum’s Market Insights

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Get Ready for the 2021-22 NBA Season

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More on VSiN.com​


  • VSiN Staff: Best bets for the games coming up on Sunday in Week 6 of the NFL season. Thoughts from Adam Burke, Wes Reynolds, Dave Tuley, Will Hill, Matt Youmans and Ben Brown of Pro Football Focus. READ MORE
  • Matt Youmans: Can Patrick Mahomes and the Chiefs offense do enough to overcome the Chiefs defense this season? KEEP READING
  • Brady Kannon: A past SuperContest champion like Brady knows not to leave any stone unturned in the NFL. Here are some games on his mind for Week 6. READ MORE
  • Reid Fowler: A bevy of betting trends for the Week 6 NFL slate with ATS and over/trends for all 26 teams in action the rest of the weekend. KEEP READING
  • Adam Burke: Still surviving in your Survivor pool? We’ve had some big-time sweats lately. Let’s hope these suggestions from Adam come in nice and easy this week. CONTINUE READING
  • Jonathan Von Tobel: We’ve found out a lot about teams around the NFL through five weeks, but JVT seemed to find out quite a bit regarding the Cardinals, Chiefs and Patriots in Week 5. KEEP READING
  • Josh Appelbaum: Where is the sharp money in the NFL? Which sides are the wiseguys on? Josh has breakdowns of five games that have garnered influential money this week. READ MORE
  • Dave Tuley: Need some thoughts on Bucs vs. Eagles? How about Browns vs. Cardinals? Maybe Bills vs. Titans? A different game? You’re in luck because Dave covered all 14 for us in Week 6. CONTINUE READING
  • Will Hill: Capsules bursting at the seams with stats, information and key injuries are Will Hill’s specialty. We’re lucky to have him covering the NFL for us all season, just like he did for Week 6. KEEP READING
  • Did you know that we have improved NFL Matchup pages? Check out trends, betting splits and more on every single NFL game of the week. Don’t bet anything on the board without checking out this phenomenal resource. GO HERE
  • Our NFL betting odds page shows the latest lines in your state and at your preferred sportsbook. Always shop around for the best number! GO HERE


  • VSiN Staff: The top college football best bets for Week 7 from our staff, including Adam Burke, Wes Reynolds, Tim Murray and Scott Seidenberg. KEEP READING
  • Chris Andrews: We’ve got college football on Friday night and South Point Sportsbook Director Chris Andrews tells us what is happening with the lines. READ MORE
  • More from Chris: Chris also gave us an update on the betting odds and the betting action for 19 of the Week 7 Saturday games, including several marquee matchups. KEEP READING
  • ​Adam Kramer: Week 7 in college football started on Tuesday night with some Sun Belt action, but the big games are yet to come. Get geared up for the marquee matchups with Adam’s bettor’s guide for this weekend. CONTINUE READING
  • More from Adam B: Seven college football situational spots for Week 7, including notes on Navy vs. Memphis, Florida vs. LSU, Texas A&M vs. Missouri and BYU vs. Baylor. READ MORE
  • Also from Adam B: The box scores are always talking, but are you listening? Some misleading finals from Week 6 could create some betting value in Week 7. Adam had some examples of teams to strongly consider fading or following this week. READ MORE
  • ​Steve Makinen: Sometimes perception and reality don’t really align. Steve hit on some of the teams that don’t have the stats to match the lofty opinions bettors have. KEEP READING
  • VSiN Staff: College football capsules on big games for Week 7 from Matt Youmans, Wes Reynolds and Bruce Marshall. CONTINUE READING


  • Derek Carty & Adam Burke: After crunching the numbers and looking at the matchups, Derek and Adam shared best bets for the ALCS between the Boston Red Sox and Houston Astros. CONTINUE READING
  • More from Chris: The ALCS is drawing betting action the likes of which Chris Andrews has never seen and we’re talking about 30 years in the business. Find out what is happening with the odds for Red Sox vs. Astros. READ MORE
  • Also from Steve: MLB betting systems, trends and angles for the ALCS and NLCS. CONTINUE READING
  • Andy MacNeil: Projecting the NHL standings for the 2021-22 season. READ MORE
  • Steve Makinen: Top NHL schedule situations for following systems and trends KEEP READING
  • More from Adam B: NBA futures betting strategies and some NBA Championship futures to consider for the 2021-22 season. CONTINUE READING
  • Wes Reynolds: The PGA Tour is still in Sin City, as the CJ Cup heads to The Summit. Best bets for the tournament. KEEP READING
  • Lou Finocchiaro: This weekend’s UFC event is light on big names, but big on betting opportunities. Best bets from Lou. READ MORE
  • MLB: Advanced stats and betting trends for the ALDS and NLDS. RECAPS & MATCHUPS.
  • NHL:Team information, trends, head-to-head results and betting splits. RECAPS & MATCHUPS


  • VSiN Staff: New to betting on sports? Need a refresher now that the football season is here? We have lots of great "How To" articles for those eager to learn how to bet like the pros. GO HERE

VSiN on YouTube

In addition to launching our full 24-7 feed on YouTube TV, we are posting more free clips to the VSiN channel on regular YouTube.com.

Check back often, as new videos are added all the time from our VSiN programming.

  • Femi Abebefe did NFL betting breakdowns with some best bets for Week 6. Here is a link to the full playlist. WATCH NOW
  • Femi is a busy man for us here at VSiN. Along with the NFL betting breakdowns, he also did nine videos on this week’s marquee college football matchups. WATCH NOW
  • The one and only Chris Fowler joined Mitch Moss and Pauly Howard on Follow the Money to talk about this crazy college football season and Week 7. WATCH NOW
  • How about another entertaining edition of "Win Some, Lose Some" from Thursday’s edition of Follow the Money. WATCH NOW
  • Dan Besbris joined A Numbers Game with Gill Alexander to talk about NBA season win total best bets. WATCH NOW
  • Top teaser bets for Week 6 in the NFL from the Prime Time Action crew (Gill Alexander, Matt Brown and Kelley Bydlon). WATCH NOW
  • The Prime Time Action guys didn’t stop there, as they also shared their NFL Power Rankings going into Week 6. WATCH NOW
  • A Heisman Watch from Dave Ross and Wes Reynolds on The Lombardi Line looked at the cases for players that are not quarterbacks. WATCH NOW
  • Drew Dinsick joined Gill Alexander on A Numbers Game to share some best bets and have a betting discussion for NFL Week 6. WATCH NOW
  • Jonathan Von Tobel and Matt Youmans like to dig into the numbers and analytics on The Edge. They had some interesting stuff to discuss this week. WATCH NOW
  • Another installment of the "Wide World of Weingarten" on A Numbers Game looked at some Red Sox vs. Astros wagers. WATCH NOW

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