Betting Dork with Gill Alexander
Gambling experts from discuss the biggest sports betting news each weekday, with an emphasis on advanced Sabermetric stats - plus big game analysis, free picks, and Las Vegas betting stories - hosted by Gill Alexander.

It's everyone's favorite handicapping exercise, guessing NFL lines (in Week 9 style), in an effort to uncover betting value. Pregame Pro Dave Essler and Host Gill Alexander take their shots with a rant thrown in for good measure.  If we're not careful, we just might learn something too, on Sunday's Betting Dork (October 30, 2011).

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Betting Dork: NFL MegaPod Week 8 Preview

Their combined experience in the sports betting business would be classified under senior citizen status.  That's how long Pregame Pros Joe Gavazzi and Marco D'Angelo have been at it.  Today, Host Gill Alexander has the privilege of exploring that 60+ years of knowledge as it applies to the Week 8 NFL slate.  San Diego Chargers at Kansas City Chiefs, Dallas Cowboys at Philadelphia Eagles, New England Patriots at Pittsburgh Steelers, Jacksonville Jaguars at Houston Texans, Detroit Lions at Denver Broncos.  Those games and more are the focus of Friday's Betting Dork (October 28, 2011). 

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Betting Dork: Marc Spears, Yahoo! Sports & Vegas Runner on the Week of Strange Betting Lines

The NBA, NFL, MLB, and College Football are all represented on this one.  First, Marc Spears, NBA writer for Yahoo! Sports, drops in on Host Gill Alexander for a discussion on the current pulse of the NBA lockout.  Then, its Vegas Runner, back in the fold on a somewhat odd week in sports betting, as lines across sports merit further analysis.  Whether the NFL, MLB, or College Football, VR breaks it all down, on Wednesday's Betting Dork (October 26, 2011).

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Betting Dork: The 2011 Week 8 NFL Guessing Lines Show

It's the only way to begin your NFL Week 8 handicapping process.  Play along, as Pregame Pro Dave Essler and Host Gill Alexander tackle each and every one of this week's NFL matchups in an effort to uncover betting value, on Sunday's Betting Dork (October 23, 2011).

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Betting Dork: NFL MegaPod Week 7 Preview

The who's who of sharp NFL handicapping minds keep dropping by, as Senior Editor and Handicapping Writer for Pro Football Weekly, Mike Wilkening, checks in with Host Gill Alexander and show staples Marco D'Angelo and Vegas Runner to slice and dice the Week 7 NFL slate.  Baltimore Ravens at Jacksonville Jaguars, Indianapolis Colts at New Orleans Saints, Green Bay Packers at Minnesota Vikings, San Diego Chargers at NY Jets, St. Louis Rams at Dallas Cowboys, Kansas City Chiefs at Oakland Raiders, Houston Texans at Tennessee Titans, Atlanta Falcons at Detroit Lions.  All are discussed from varying betting angles, on Friday's Betting Dork (October 21, 2011).

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It's that time.  Everyone's favorite Sunday evening interactive weekly ritual is in full effect as Host Gill Alexander and Pregame Pro Dave Essler dive into Week 7 lines, taking stabs at the numbers in an effort to unearth value.  It's all packed into one show, along with a plethora of conversational tangents.  As always, you're invited to play along, on Monday's Betting Dork (October 17, 2011).  

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Betting Dork: NFL MegaPod Week 6 Preview

Whether inside the pages of Gaming Today, on, or through a host of other outlets, you'll find the work of Micah Roberts throughout the sports betting community.  Today, Roberts checks in with Host Gill Alexander as part of this weekly NFL staple, with Pregame Pros Marco D'Angelo and Vegas Runner taking their positions, as always.  Miami Dolphins at NY Jets, Minnesota Vikings at Chicago Bears, Philadelphia Eagles at Washington Redskins, Dallas Cowboys at New England Patriots, Cleveland Browns at Oakland Raiders, San Francisco 49ers at Detroit Lions, Houston Texans at Baltimore Ravens, Buffalo Bills at NY Giants, New Orleans Saints at Tampa Bay Buccaneers.  Those games and the rest of the NFL slate is broken down, on Friday's Betting Dork (October 14, 2011).

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Betting Dork: When Scalping is Disguised as Middling

Unscripted as always, Pregame Pro Vegas Runner joins Host Gill Alexander for a discussion that covers an array of betting topics, including what's really going on in a certain betting situation that, on the surface, looks to be a strange middle by pro bettors, but is actually something quite different.  Then, VR lets us know about his new line movement prediction blog, his College Football leans, and his method of looking at the MLB Postseason through the prism of historical probabilities, on Wednesday's Betting Dork (October 12, 2011).

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Betting Dork: The 2011 Week 6 NFL Guessing Lines Show

It has become an end-of-football-day ritual.  Before the Sunday Night game has even concluded, Pregame Pro Dave Essler and Host Gill Alexander fire away at the coming week's NFL lines in an effort to uncover inherent betting value.  As always, you're invited to play along in what should be everyone's preliminary exercise in handicapping the NFL slate, on Monday's Betting Dork (October 10, 2011).

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This one is special.  Although most of us will never be lucky enough to be attend the Las Vegas Tuesday meeting, this pod gets us as close as we'll ever come to being inside the room.  Pregame Pros Bryan Leonard, Vegas Runner, and Marco D'Angelo, each weekly participants in that famous weekly get-together, join Host Gill Alexander to share their insights on this weekend's NFL board.  Chicago Bears at Detroit Lions, Green Bay Packers at Atlanta Falcons, San Diego Chargers at Denver Broncos, Kansas City Chiefs at Indianapolis Colts, Cincinnati Bengals at Jacksonville Jaguars, Philadelphia Eagles at Buffalo Bills, NY Jets at New England Patriots.  Those games and more are sliced and diced on Friday's Betting Dork (October 7, 2011).

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Betting Dork: Todd Fuhrman, Senior Race and Sports Analyst, Caesars Entertainment

While many from the sportsbook side of things have come on the show before, none quite make you feel as though they're here to help in the same way that Todd Fuhrman does.  From his vantage point at Caesars Las Vegas, the Race and Sports Analyst drops in on Host Gill Alexander to deliver equal parts Betting 101 and College Football handicapping.  From his take on what a competitor like Cantor Gaming brings to the sports betting landscape, to dispelling the pervasive myths on what makes one sharp or square, to even offering up his exclusive college football pick of the week, this isn't the evil face of your mom and dad's sportsbook, on Wednesday's Betting Dork (October 5, 2011).

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Betting Dork: The 2011 Week 5 NFL Guessing Lines Show

Host Gill Alexander and Pregame Pro Dave Essler wake up Monday morning, and like robots, immediately tackle Week 5 NFL lines in an effort to unearth a betting edge.  It's equal parts dedication and instinctive handicapping reflex urge, on Monday's Betting Dork (October 3, 2011).

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