Articles tagged "Mike Wilkening"
Super Bowl XLIX Favorites: NFC Likely To Be Super Again In 2014
It's early, but the NFC looks poised to produce the Super Bowl favorite once again next season — and it's possible it could be a prohibitive favorite.
Super Bowl Bets: Five Tips For Handicapping Super Bowl XLVIII
When it comes to handicapping Super Bowl XLVIII, it's best to start by asking yourself these five simple questions, says CHFF Insider oddsmaking analyst Mike Wilkening.
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.
Brady vs. Manning: By The (Oddsmaking) Numbers
Handicappers who have consistently backed Tom Brady and Peyton Manning have done well for themselves, and the numbers prove it. But how do these two legends stack up head to head when it comes to making fans money?
Upset Alert: Underdogs Star in Divisional Round
Jimmy Graham and the New Orleans Saints are among three big road dogs this weekend. The good news for them is that divisional-round underdogs have thrived in recent seasons. Look no further than the last three Super Bowl champions, writes Mike Wilkening.
Week 17: Incentivized Teams Are Overvalued ATS
Recent history suggests teams in need of a win to help their playoff chances are likely to win outright, but they are not slam dunks to cover. In fact, the Pigskin Public vastly overvalues the "team needs to win" factor.
Philadelphia Eagles Bandwagon Picks Up Steam
The Eagles are Super Bowl long shots in 2013, but they have been a pretty good bet this year, and they should be heavy division favorites in 2014. Oddsmaking analyst Mike Wilkening breaks down Philly's prospects this year and their favorable outlook next year.
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