Cold, Hard Football Facts Archives
Inside Vegas: The Story Behind Volatile Seahawks-Broncos Point Spread
Sharps pounced on Denver immediately after the AFC/NFC title games, creating a huge swing in the Super Bowl point spread. Sean O'Neill takes us inside the decisions that moved the line, looks at the history of prop bets and talks to Mirage bookmaker Jeff Stoneback, a huge Seahawks fan, about his Sunday plans.
Stats Up the Wazoo: Super Bowl XLVIII Game Capsule
This fact-filled Super Bowl XLVIII game capsule was provided by NFL media services.
Slot Machine: King of Props Banks on Denver Passing Game
The Mighty King of Props has rolled through 2013 with a record of 52-27-1 (.658), 32-13 (.711) since Week 9, and 8-4 (.667) in the postseason. He issues his second of six Super Bowl XLVIII props here.
Super Bowl XLVIII Snapshots: Seattle Seahawks
The NFL's best defense brings the 'Boom' to North Jersey. Justin Henry looks at the team from head to toe in preparation for Sunday.
Super Bowl XLVIII Snapshots: The Denver Broncos
Peyton Manning and company are a slim favorite to win this year's championship. Justin Henry examines all facets of the Mile High contender.
Spectacular Russell Wilson Deserves Respect, And Much More
We've said it before about Russell Wilson: Dude. Doesn't. Lose. Here's why: Wilson is fresh off the greatest performance by any second-year QB in history. His statistical production paints an impressive portrait, one that pigskin pundits don't seem to get.
Scorching King of Props Starts Serving His Super Six
The King of Props has never done worse than .500 on a day of multiple plays during the 2013 season. He's now a stellar 52-27-1 (.658), including an electrifying 32-13 (.711) since Week 9. He tackles his first of six Super Bowl props.
The Super Bowl XLVIII Handicapping Kickoff Show
CHFF oddsmaking analyst Mike Wilkening warms up for the Super Bowl with a game-by-game review of the gambling seasons and results for the NFC champ Seattle Seahawks and AFC champ Denver Broncos.
AFC Champion Denver Broncos Betting Season in Review
The Denver Broncos were favored in all 18 games this year, posting an 11-7 record ATS and an over-under record of 11-7. The Broncos have gone 22-13 (.629) ATS in two years with Peyton Manning at the helm. Oddsmaking analyst Mike Wilkening breaks down the AFC champs.
NFC Champion Seattle Seahawks Betting Season in Review
The Seattle Seahawks were favored in 17 of 18 games this year, while posting a 12-6 record ATS and an over-under record of 6-12. Russell Wilson's Seahawks are 25-11 (.694) ATS in his two years as a starter. Oddsmaking analyst Mike Wilkening breaks down the NFC champs.
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