Tony George

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Tony George

  • Updated Big 12 Power Ratings - Oct. 23 Weekend

    Wow, what a BAD weekend for the Big 12 North powers Nebraska, who fell at home to Texas Tech, laying 11 points (Your Forum and podcast free play here last week), Kansas falling to hapless Colorado on the road, and Missouri getting smacked at Okie State...
  • Sports Gambling , Online Gambling getting Government Support

    By Tony George We all know how the Internet Gambling Ban has affected our industry as a whole, including the handicapping business over the past 3 years. Your deposits and withdrawals have become a game of cat and mouse with various offshore books...
  • Big 12 Championship on the House from Tony George

    Need I say more? Big 12 Championship for Free , Courtesy of Tony George Sports Oklahoma -16.5 vs. Missouri It boils down to Oklahoma who was given the nod by the BCS point system to represent the South division of the Big 12 after...
  • The Big 12 Report - Showdown in Lubbock Texas

    Texas Tech quarterback Graham Harrell looks to have a big day Saturday! By Tony George ANOTHER Sweep in my Big 12 Selections last week, 2-0 in my report and we unloaded on Oklahoma State +12 for my game of the week, who had a chance...
  • Holiday Wishes from Tony George

    To All the Forum Dwellers I wish you all a Very Merry Christmas and a Blessed New Year to you and your familes. Safe travels, and may your stockings be stuffed with cash from all your winning plays this Holiday Bowl Season. Have a great weekend...
  • Legalize Gambling - Help Save America

    By Tony George Every year after the Super Bowl I get angry. I am not referring to the fact that football is over, but that does not help my demeanor either. The opening first two months of the first quarter of the new year always brings bad news from...
  • Michael Phelps human after all! Ouch!!

    function slideShowPopup(url) { fPopUp(820,680,url); return false; } Just a note: When the record setting Gold Medal Olympic Winner said he consumed about 10,000 calories a day to fuel his body for training on Dateline NBC, It was unknown...
  • NFL Shocker for FREE!

    NFL Free Play from Tony George NY Jets -3 @ Oakland In the wild and crazy world of the NFL, anyone can beat anyone on any given Sunday. The past few weeks have been an example of this scenario. More times than not I look at lines set...
  • IS KANSAS CITY FOR REAL? ANSWER ME!

    Is Kansas City for Real? By Tony George As a hometown boy, I have followed the Chiefs all year both as a fan and a professional handicapper. After last year’s assistant coach acquisitions, I thought they could break the 6 win barrier based on schedule...
  • Football Wagering 101- What to Avoid

    By Tony George As football approaches next week in full swing, I am getting emails from past clients of my own service asking me about certian handicappers, what level of club they should join at Score to compliment my subscription, and all kinds of...
  • The Big 12 Wrap Up and Championship

    By Tony George Plaxico Buress was not the only person to shoot himself in the leg this weekend, as Missouri shot themselves on national television with a surprising loss to Kansas as a 14+ point favorite, while Oklahoma scored 61 points on the...
  • The Big 12 Report - From the Penthouse to the Outhouse

    Texas ranked #1 this week By Tony George Lets forget for a moment I laid the wood with Oklahoma and Missouri last week. There was a moment of clarity last week for me and millions of Big 12 fans. Running the football wins big games, and that...
  • Thie Big 12 North Preview

    The Big 12 North Season Preview By Tony George The balance has shifted in the North from the old days of Nebraska and then everyone else, to the rise of Kansas State in late 90's and then a myriad of teams rising and falling like Colorado. The...
  • HOW SWEET IT IS - THE FINAL 16

    By Tony George Here we go gents. After all the heart attacks, cussing in public bars, and violent tossing of remote controls, and throwing up of excess beer and chicken wings after Thursday through Sunday games in March Madness, it boils down to the...
  • Armageddon for Online Books and Poker is here

    By Tony George This is my opinion, not representation of the site it appears on. If the recent seizure of 3 of the biggest online poker sites was not enough to set you back in your seat and take notice, the US Feds have seized more domain names in...
  • The Big 12 Season Preview

    By Tony George A new horizon for the Big 12 Conference in the 2011 season, as the mighty Huskers have ventured north into the Big 10 conference taking out a major force to be recokned with in this conference and removing a huge obstacle for many...
  • The Big 12 Hoops Report - Power Ratings

    By Tony George I am off the races again in Big 12 Hoops action, and also the Mo Valley as my two specialty conferences, but I am finding huge success cherry picking the Books in the Big 12. Some teams are overrated and some teams underrated and...
  • Once again the NFL Brass at the height of Hipocrisy with Gambling

    By Tony George The NFL continues to show its 2 emotions, greed and more greed once again. While the NFL frowns upon any point spread or gambling related activities, they once again show their hunger for dollars by being total hypocrites. It has...
  • My Monday Night Teaser Play

    WINSLOW NOT PLAYING TONIGHT- Relased from Hospital on Sunday Some wild games and results on Sunday but will they carry over to tonight? I went 2-2 on Sunday and after what I saw in terms of last minute covers and wins, I am taking the approach...
  • The 2010 Big 12 North Preseason Report

    By Tony George Well it has been a hell of an off season for the Big 12, soon to be the Big 12 minus 2. Rumors and speculation surrounded the Big 12 early in the Spring and came to a head with Colorado leaving for the PAC 10 and Nebraska bolting to...
  • NBA Playoffs Round 1 Futures

    By Tony George As I look over round 1 of the playoffs, I like to find an underdog and a Favorite to place a small wager on. As you all know I am NOT a huge fan of exotic wagers, and am a flat betting type guy across the board, however a small $100...
  • Big 12 Key Offensive and Defensive Players and Units

    By Tony George In my continued series on the Big 12, I thought I would break down the top players at positions headed into the 2010 season. There is talent galore in the Big 12, many players having national attention this season and I thought I would...
  • NCAA / NIT Tourney Primer

    By Tony George THE SUPER BOWL OF BETTING IS HERE . Bear in mind with March Madness already showing that underdogs rule this time of year and nothing comes easy, it is good food for thought in the NIT and NCAA Tourneys. MANAGE YOUR EXPECTATIONS ...
  • The Big 12 Report - The Taming of the Tigers

    Missouri wide receivers Jerrell Jackson (right) and Jared Perry (left) sit on the bench to wait out the final minutes of play during a game between Missouri and Texas at Austin, Tex. (Chris Lee/P-D) By Tony George If there was any doubts who the best...
  • Week 1 NFL Thoughts and Takes

    By Tony George Week one of the NFL regular season is upon us and I have some stats and numbers to consider this week. REMEMBER Week 1 is sometimes not what it seems on paper, and there is MUCH PARITY in the NFL. The starters have not played basically...