New Jersey’s yearslong efforts to allow legal sports betting have brought more opposition from the federal government Tuesday.
Gambling911.com has your Carolina Panthers Daily Fantasy Football picks for 2015 with early season pricing courtesy of StarFantasyLeagues.com and subject to change.
Starting quarterback Cam Newton comes in priced at $7.6K. Newton has consistently averaged better than 24 fantasy points per season though that average has dropped slightly each season since his rookie year.
The Washington Redskins season wins total betting odds were coming in at 6.5 with the OVER promising a potential payout of $165 for every $100 bet.
Gambling911.com has your Buffalo Bills Daily Fantasy Football picks for 2015 with early season pricing courtesy of StarFantasyLeagues.com and subject to change.
Gambling911.com has your Atlanta Falcons Daily Fantasy Football picks for 2015 with early season pricing courtesy of StarFantasyLeagues.com and subject to change.
Gambling911.com has your Arizona Cardinals Daily Fantasy Football picks for 2015 with early season pricing courtesy of StarFantasyLeagues.com and subject to change.
Football Outsiders has provided an audit of the list of #NFLRANK from ESPN.com and found Adrian Peterson to be among the most overrated.
The Seattle Seahawks starting quarterback Russell Wilson Daily Fantasy NFL salary had him priced at $7.8K at Star Fantasy Leagues, a leading Daily Fantasy Sports site. He will face off against a Rams defense in Week 1 that some say is better than that of Seattle’s.
The Chicago Bears starting quarterback Jay Cutler Daily Fantasy NFL salary had him priced at $6.8K. It will be interesting to see how Cutler thrives under a new system and head coach.
The Green Bay Packers starting quarterback Aaron Rodgers Daily Fantasy NFL salary had him priced at $8.6K. Rodgers is considered among the top 3 most sought after Daily Fantasy quarterbacks. It remains to be seen how Rodgers numbers will be affected with the season loss of Jordy Nelson.
The Packers vs. Bears betting line for 2015 Week 1 had Bears as a +6.5 home underdog early on.
Marcus Mariota’s Daily Fantasy NFL salary to start the 2015 season was listed at $6K.
Matt Cassel’s Daily Fantasy NFL salary coming into September 2015 had him priced at a low $5.8K.
The Indianapolis Colts starting quarterback Andrew Luck Daily Fantasy NFL salary had him priced at $8.3K. Luck is considered among the top 3 best fantasy quarterbacks in the league, averaging close to 30 fantasy points last season.
Luck averaged 297.6 passing yards per game and could even get better in 2015.
Erik Karabell of ESPN.com featured a segment on Fantasy running backs they believe will break out in 2015. Do you agree with their selections below? All salaries found at Star Fantasy Leagues.
Carlos Hyde (San Francisco Giants) – Salary $5.3K - "I think it’s a given Hyde will be at least a RB2"
The Packers were still favorites to win the 2016 Super Bowl but those odds got longer by a point (7-1, down from 6-1 earlier Sunday) on news that Jordy Nelson will miss the entire season.
Initial reports have Green Bay Packers star wide receiver suffering a torn ACL during a preseason game against the Pittsburgh Steelers. Favored to win the 2016 Super Bowl, the likely loss of Nelson could prove detrimental to futures bettors and season long Fantasy owners alike.
The Green Bay Packers have suffered what could be a major blow Sunday as one of their top players Jordy Nelson exited a preseason game against the Pittsburgh Steelers with an apparent torn ACL.
The Atlanta Falcons should be a troubled team defensively in 2015 even with slight improvements possible. This opens up some opportunities for opposing running backs. A list of player prop wagers and team future bets can be found here.
The NFL’s worst defense in 2015 are expected to be the Atlanta Falcons, Jacksonville Jaguars, Tennessee Titans, Chicago Bears and Tampa Bay Buccaneers (not necessarily in that order).
Honorable mentions go out to the Oakland Raiders, who could see improvements, and the New Orleans Saints.
For Daily Fantasy Sports fanatics, you will want to consider the opposing offenses when going up against any of these five teams.
With the Atlanta Falcons expected to have one of the worst defenses in the NFL, Gambling911.com takes a look at some great Daily Fantasy Sports quarterback picks. Note that oddsmakers do not believe the Falcons will necessarily falter in 2015 as they were favorites to win OVER 8.5 regular season games.
Newly acquired from the New Orleans Saints, Seattle Seahawks tight end Jimmy Graham hopes to have an immediate impact on the team.
This season, Graham says blocking will be a top priority on par with making receptions.
The Seahawks vs. Rams betting line for Week 1 of the 2015 NFL season had Seattle as a -3 road favorite.
The Pittsburgh Steelers have a history of hanging onto their head coaches and that tradition looks set to continue as Mike Tomlin agreed a new two-year contract extension, making him one of the NFL's best paid coaches. On the back of his eighth season as the Steelers head coach, Tomlin will now stay in Pittsburgh until 2018, at the earliest, having agreed an extension to his current deal that will see him earn $7 million a year.
DALLAS — (Associated Press) - A company partly owned by Tony Romo sued the NFL on Tuesday over a canceled fantasy football event in Las Vegas that was to involve the Dallas quarterback and other star players.
The Fan Expo LLC alleged in a lawsuit filed in Dallas County that the league intimidated players with threats of fines and suspensions if they attended what the NFL said was a gambling-related event because it was to be held at a facility associated with a casino.
The Steelers vs. Patriots Week 1 betting line for the new 2015 season had New England as a -3.5 home favorite despite the likelihood that Tom Brady will not be playing due to a suspension for his allegedly involvement in a scheme to deflate footballs in a Playoffs game versus Indianapolis.
The Browns odds to win the 2015 AFC North were at 14-1 with Johnny Manziel likely at the helm as starting quarterback.
Cleveland, at least to start the season, proved especially competitive in one of the toughest divisions. At one point they led the division, winning six of their first eight games. Then came Johnny Manziel.
(Gambling911.com Sports Wire) – The Dallas Cowboys had until 4 pm EST to have a long term extension worked out with star receiver Dez Bryant or else risk not losing him in training campa and potentially some games, a scenario that may have ultimately affected NFL future bettors who believe Bryant can finish the season as the league’s top receiver at 10-1 odds.
Tom Brady’s Daily Fantasy Football outlook for 2015 is questionable with the reigning Super Bowl winning quarterback expected to miss the first four games of the regular season due to a suspension over the alleged deflation of footballs in a post season game versus the Colts.
Tony Romo’s Daily Fantasy Football outlook for 2015 should be quite good provided he can stay healthy. He will likely enter the season priced somewhere around $7800.
The Pennsylvania Senate is advancing legislation to allow online casino-style gambling in the state