The Bookies.com Podcast Episode 4: NFL Week 8, CFB Locks & More
The Bookies.com Podcast returns to get you ready for another loaded weekend of NFL and college football betting.
Director of North American content Gerry Ahern, NFL handicapper Adam Thompson and college sports handicapper Dan Kilbridge break down all the action with a look at NFL Week 8 point spreads and best bets, early Big Ten betting impressions and Saturday’s college football locks, MLB 2021 World Series odds and the Masters.
The guys are also joined by colleague and 30-year industry veteran Lou Monaco to talk Jets-Chiefs, big NFL point spreads, how teams favored by 20 or more have fared in the past ahead of this week’s game at Arrowhead and much more.
Here’s a detailed look at this week’s topics:
1:15-3:10: Adam breaks down the Dolphins’ decision to go with rookie Tua Tagovailoa at quarterback and what it means for this week’s game against the Rams (-4). You can bet the NFL at DraftKings.
3:10-9:10: The guys go into some Week 8 NFL matchups and future prospects for the Bengals, who are 5-2 against the spread this season. Adam gives his best bets of the week and breaks down a few games including Vikings at Packers (-6.5), Patriots at Bills (-4) and Saints at Bears (+4). Check out all our NFL expert picks.
10:15-19:45: Lou enters the mix to discuss his latest story on a Jets-Chiefs point spread that’s already one of the largest in NFL history.
19:45-26:15: Dan and crew talk early Big Ten betting impressions with reaction to a wild gambling finish for Penn State-Indiana. They also break down another huge spread with Michigan set as a 25.5-point favorite over Michigan State before Dan gives his best bets of the weekend. Bet on Saturday’s Big Ten action at Unibet.
26:15 – 33:12: Adam looks at 2021 MLB World Series futures odds coming off the Dodgers’ Game 6 win over the Rays to secure the championship. Dan weighs in on betting favorites for the upcoming November Masters and Lou has his eye on a few college football plays. Bet on MLB futures and the Masters at BetMGM.