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  • Blog Post: 2009 College Football: Shocking Preseason Odds

    Five teams have a combined 50% chance of becoming National Champions. Florida individually has a better chance than 3 of the BCS conferences! Las Vegas, Nevada (August 10, 2009) - Las Vegas odds, properly analyzed, tell us what the betting experts really think. With the recent release of the USA Today...
  • Blog Post: An Estimated 40 College Football & Basketball Games Were Fixed This Year!

    Yes, you read the title right: Basic statistical analysis concludes that approximately 40 college football and basketball games were NOT played fair & square during the prior 12 months. Exactly how was this number calculated? The Pregame.com staff estimates that 700 football games and 3300 basketball...
  • Blog Post: Vegas Ranks the Best College Football Teams

    Top 8 BCS teams in order: See who would be favored . . . Las Vegas, Nevada (December 5, 2008) - Heading into the last week of the regular season, there's tons of watercolor conversation about college football. People are especially curious about the opinion of Las Vegas, since sportsbooks back their...
  • Blog Post: Sports Betting Notes: NFL Week 1 & OSU/USC

    Games notes: UCLA (+10) at Tennessee . . . no line move UCLA 5-0 ATS vs. SEC UCLA 20-7 ATS as underdog Frosh QB Prince likely to have big trouble on road Notre Dame (-3) at Michigan . . . no line move ND 6-0 as road favorite Distractions from Coach Rich Rodriquez may be bigger factor this week than last...
  • Blog Post: Toledo Basketball Point Shaving: Behind the Numbers!

    How many basketball games are really fixed? Las Vegas, Nevada (8/6/08) - Former Toledo basketball player Sammy Villegas has been charged with point-shaving. The indictment references games from the 2004-05 and 2005-06 seasons. A closer look at the numbers tells a fuller story. The main game in question...
  • Blog Post: Vegas Agrees: Florida/Oklahoma Two Best Teams

    Both Florida and Oklahoma would be favored over any other team in the country Las Vegas, Nevada (December 8, 2008) - With the college football regular season over, the water cooler conversation about the BCS Bowls is in full swing. People are especially curious about the opinion of Las Vegas, since sportsbooks...
  • Blog Post: Vegas agrees with BCS: Oklahoma over Texas

    Sooners would be 6-point favorites over Longhorns Las Vegas , Nevada (December 1, 2008) - Oklahoma has prevailed over Texas to advance to the Big 12 Championship game. The BCS standings were the deciding factor in this controversial decision. According to RJ Bell of Pregame.com, Las Vegas agrees: Played...
  • Blog Post: Toledo Point-Shaving: Vegas Odds and Details!

    Bettors won 11 of 17 games, including 7 of 8 close games At least 10-times the amount reported was likely bet Big money won 7 of 7 football games Las Vegas, Nevada (May 6, 2009) - Six former Toledo football/basketball players were charged on Wednesday with conspiracy to commit sports bribery. Two Detroit...
  • Blog Post: 99% Evidence of Toledo Game-Fixing

    Las Vegas math supports game-fixing allegations. Las Vegas, Nevada (April 24,2009) - According to court documents, former Toledo reserve running back Adam Cuomo has admitted to being a key figure in an alleged point-shaving scheme. Last year, Sammy Villegas, a former Toledo basketball player, was charged...
  • Blog Post: Vegas Odds: Utah vs. Florida - Surprising Projection

    Florida would be favored by 14-points over Utah! Las Vegas, Nevada (January 4, 2009) - Utah's domination over Alabama has people wondering how good the Utes really are. To get that answer, RJ Bell of Pregame.com has polled numerous Las Vegas and offshore sports betting professionals. Utah would be...
  • Blog Post: 2010 College Football Win Totals

    Here are the latest win totals for college football 2010 from Las Vegas compiled by RJ Bell of Pregame.com: Texas Christian 11 Ohio State 11 Boise State 10.5 Oklahoma 10.5 USC 10 Texas 10 Florida 10 Alabama 10 Nebraska...
  • Blog Post: Vegas Odds: TCU vs. Alabama and Texas

    Las Vegas, Nevada (December 9, 2009) - TCU is undefeated, and people wonder just how good they really are. Here are projected point spreads exclusively from RJ Bell of Pregame.com: Alabama would be a 7-point favorite over TCU Texas would be a 3-point favorite over TCU Florida would be a 6-point favorite...
  • Blog Post: USC Trogans Scrimmage Video: Highlight Plays

    Video of highlight plays from USC Trogans scrimmage:
  • Blog Post: Injury Factors to Consider When Star Misses Game

    For the first game the star is out, the other players on the team rally to the rescue, playing with extra effort to compensate for the star's absence. In addition, the opponent often lets down - thinking it may be an easy game with the star out. Also, if the star's absence is announced the day...
  • Blog Post: Vegas Odds: Boise State vs. Alabama/Texas

    Las Vegas, Nevada (January 5, 2010) – Boise State has finished the season undefeated, and people wonder just how good they really are. Here are the projected point spreads of major hypothetical matchups - exclusively from RJ Bell of Pregame.com: In a bowl game, on a neutral field: Alabama would be...
  • Blog Post: How Far Has Florida St Football Fallen?

    FSU serves up cupcakes, walks away from a fight (pulled from FanBlogs) To the Seminole nation - this is going to sting a little. In light of the suspensions from last season's cheating scandal, FSU has altered its schedule and will play two DI-AA teams in the same season for the first time since...
  • Blog Post: Vegas says: 6 Biggest CFB Favorites

    September 1, 2010 (Las Vegas, Nevada) - From RJ Bell of Pregame.com: Las Vegas says SIX college football teams are expected to be favored in EVERY scheduled game this season. [listed in order of National Title chances] ALABAMA Odds to win BCS: 5 to 1 Closest game: 3-point favorite at home vs. Florida...
  • Blog Post: Overrated? Underrated? Odds on 2008 College Football National Championship

    True Vegas Odds August 26, 2008 Know more than the next guy: Sports facts backed by math! This is the first in a weekly column in which I will break down and explain the meaning of actual odds from Las Vegas. Every guy in a bar has opinions; Vegas, though, is willing to back its opinion with millions...
  • Blog Post: Vegas Odds: Florida vs. USC or Utah?

    Florida -5 versus USC. Florida -14 versus Utah. Las Vegas, Nevada (January 8, 2009) - With the college football season over, the water cooler conversation about the National Champion is in full swing. People are especially curious about the opinion of Las Vegas, since sportsbooks back their opinions...