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Ohio State Buckeyes wide receivers Garrett Wilson (5), Chris Olave (2) and Jaxon Smith-Njigba (11) take the the field for the NCAA football game against the Michigan Wolverines at Michigan Stadium in Ann Arbor on Sunday, Nov. 28, 2021.Ohio State Buckeyes At Michigan Wolverines

Michigan Wolverines vs Ohio State Buckeyes Pick

Can Michigan pop the upset again after beating Ohio State last season? The Buckeyes are 7.5 point chalk. Read More

Dec 27, 2020; Arlington, Texas, USA; Philadelphia Eagles quarterback Jalen Hurts (2) runs the ball against Dallas Cowboys defensive end Aldon Smith (58) in the first quarter at AT&T Stadium. Mandatory Credit: Tim Heitman-USA TODAY Sports

Packers Eagles Pick, GB keeps it close?

Philly has struggled two weeks in a row while the Packers are limply fighting for their playoff lives. The spread is 6.5 points. Read More

Nov 15, 2020; New Orleans, Louisiana, USA; San Francisco 49ers place kicker Robbie Gould (9) kicks a field during the second quarter against the New Orleans Saints at the Mercedes-Benz Superdome. Mandatory Credit: Derick E. Hingle-USA TODAY Sports

Week 12 NFL Picks

Week 12 NFL picks on every game a la Gagnon. Check out Thanksgiving predictions and more on Sunday. Read More

Nov 1, 2020; Cincinnati, Ohio, USA; Cincinnati Bengals defensive end Amani Bledsoe (91) tackles Tennessee Titans running back Khari Blasingame (41) in the first half at Paul Brown Stadium. Mandatory Credit: Katie Stratman-USA TODAY Sports

NFL Week 12 OVER UNDER picks

Five Week 12 NFL OVER UNDER picks from Gagnon should be enough to re-fill your Thanksgiving Week bankroll. Check out his predictions. Read More

Michigan Wolverines running back Hassan Haskins runs by Ohio State Buckeyes safety Ronnie Hickman during the first half Saturday, Nov. 27, 2021, Michigan Stadium.Michigan Ohio

Alabama Auburn Michigan Ohio State Notre Dame USC

The annual USC Notre Dame cash, along with Ohio State Michigan and the Iron Bowl with Auburn and Alabama are featured in our picks. Read More

Oct 1, 2022; Los Angeles, California, USA;  USC Trojans quarterback Caleb Williams (13) recovers a fumbled snap and runs for a first down against the Arizona State Sun Devils in the first half at United Airlines Field at the Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum. Mandatory Credit: Jayne Kamin-Oncea-USA TODAY Sports

Heisman Trophy Betting Odds

Heisman Trophy betting odds have become a popular NCAA futures bet in recent years. Who is favored this year? Read More

Nov 20, 2022; Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA; Dallas Cowboys linebacker Micah Parsons (11) sacks Minnesota Vikings quarterback Kirk Cousins (8) and forces a fumble during the first quarter at U.S. Bank Stadium. Mandatory Credit: Brace Hemmelgarn-USA TODAY Sports

Patriots Vikings Pick, Thanksgiving Day UNDER

Can the Patriots replicate the Cowboys domination of the Vikings? Minnesota has a short week to figure out how to cover 2.5 points. Read More

Bills quarterback Josh Allen  walks of the field after fumbling the snap that turned into a Vikings touchdown.

Bills Lions Pick, Dog & UNDER?

Buffalo hasn't looked like Super Bowl contenders lately and the Lions never do - but 10 points is a lot on the road and that total is high. Read More

September 13, 2020; Santa Clara, California, USA; Arizona Cardinals linebacker Chandler Jones (55) against San Francisco 49ers offensive tackle Mike McGlinchey (69) during the third quarter at Levi's Stadium. Mandatory Credit: Kyle Terada-USA TODAY Sports

49ers Cardinals Prediction, SF Offense Rolls

Arizona's home game is in Mexico this week so maybe that terrible 1-9 streak won't apply. Maybe it will as SF's offense rolls. Read More

kylian mbappe golden boot betting odds

World Cup Group Betting Odds, Golden Boot

Will England's Harry Kane lead the World Cup in scoring? Which team is favored in each group? Check out our World Cup betting odds. Read More

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Every day, some thing happens to change your opinion on which team will win a game. It could be a trade or an injury. It could be the weather or a weird 12-0 trend that makes you think twice about betting on your preferred team. Whatever the news, it affects the NFL betting odds and therefore it affects you.

In the Best Bets section of NationalFootballPost.com, our staff experts and guest writers dissect the news and explain its significance. The goal is to make the most educated bets we can make, after careful research and studying all the possible angles that might impact whether the teams covers the spread or not.

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