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Free Fantasy Sports Streak Games and Contests with Cash and Prizes

You do not have to pick everyday, but you must pick once every six days to keep your streak alive.

The ultimate goal is to build a streak of 24 correct picks for the overall grand prize of $100,000. Basketball and football include picking ATS (against the spread), which makes Covers.com the closest thing to actually betting on sports on this list.. Other prizes are available for smaller streaks. If you get it wrong, your streak resets to zero. If you get your pick correct, your streak goes up. See the table to the right for a breakdown of the prizes.

Many of the picks are not just picking which team will win. Each day you can make one pick from a list of games that Covers.com chooses.

Only having the option of picking one game a day makes this contest one of my favorites. My longest streak was seven in a row and my girlfriend had 11 in a row during basketball season. It doesn’t take a lot of time and it is a contest that a smart sports fan has a reasonable shot at winning. We have found that during basketball season it was much easier to find a good pick than it has been during baseball season.

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College Football: Pictures, Videos, Breaking News

Fifteen minutes of his insights got me on the right path and the book will be released next week.

Forbes Education Columnist; Author, ‘How to Talk American’; Director, ‘Crotty’s Kids’; Co-founder, ‘Monk Magazine’

Nothing I say here will assuage the pain of being a Nebraska Cornhusker football fan right now. The play that changed everything for Fisher and his FSU program was made on a punt against an unranked team.

By Brandon Ferris, Rider University ’18

 

There are about 70 days and counting until college football starts again.

You might ask you…

Mark Brodinsky

Drew Lesicko

Don McNay

The final College Football Playoff Game is tonight, and the No. 1, Clemson Tigers. But all the state is doing is making it less likely its teams will ever win a championship.

Steve Siebold

We are proud to create as many avenues as possible for our students to learn, grow and succeed. It’s imminent. Unreasonable expectations, high turnovers, entitlement, participation trophies. Tures

Everyone is talking about the College Football Playoff, but what about the games leading up to it? Make your predictions on Sage and tune in to see if you were right.

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James Marshall Crotty

The most important play in Jimbo Fisher’s career wasn’t a Jameis Winston touchdown pass in the Rose Bowl, or a coast to coast Dalvin Cook run. Builder of products, solver of problems, lover of tech, travel, food and the Philadelphia Eagles

Adam Davis

Political science professor, LaGrange College in Georgia

Like the mortgage industry implosion of 2008, the college football business is an impending disaster. Without the athletes, there is no college sports. GM, AOL Alpha/Director of Product, AOL Mobile. Should they do so?

John A. juniors and sophomores, to drop out of school early, with a potential reward of a multi-year, multi-million dollar contract, or do they do so at their own peril later on?

Drew Lesicko

Father, husband, blogger, author, Emmy Winner, Health Insurance Provider. Tures

Editor, Truthdig.com; Author, ‘They Know Everything About You’

Suffering from “Florida Envy,” Georgia schools and teams think they’re serving their fans with a “win a championship or bust approach,” desperate to keep pace with their Southern neighbors. Focus in this area demonstrates the strong commitment our Board of Education, administration, faculty, staff, and coaches have to our core belief in educating the whole child.

Will the Big 12 conference expand from 10 to 12 teams? There will be a meeting on this issue in a few weeks, with a possible decision later this summe…

College is 4-ish years of living the dream and FlockU is along for the ride.

Author and expert in the field of critical thinking and mental toughness training

John A. yet at the same time we are all amazing.

In this week’s Scheer Intelligence podcast on KCRW, Robert Scheer speaks with former USC football player Anthony Davis about living with the brain injuries Davis sustained during his celebrated career.

At a time when lunch counter sit-ins were met with insults and abuse, peaceful protest marches provoked fire hoses and snarling police dogs, Eddie Robinson urged Grambling athletes and students to go to class, get an education, and be ready for change.

Remove the athletes and you remove the profit. Helping others find their WHY and their Way.

Political science professor, LaGrange College in Georgia

Best selling lottery and structured settlement expert

GM, AOL Alpha/Director of Product, AOL Mobile. Builder of products, solver of problems, lover of tech, travel, food and the Philadelphia Eagles

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. As much as we are different, we have much in common. It’s inside each and every one of us. Alabama is heavily favored in its fourth championship game since 2009 with Coach Nick Saban, despite having lost one game this season.

The ability to know you are more than who you are. There is no revenue in ticket sales.

Robert Scheer

Houston Barber

When I was at the point of giving up on my latest book, Brand New Man: My Weight Loss Journey, I called Nocera for advice. It’s not a matter of if, but when, does the bubble burst?

Writer and digital media professional living in Atlanta

A number of schools are considering firing their longtime successful coaches, in the hopes of getting a more successful one. There are no huge sponsorships from big companies like Nike. We are all broken… This is especially true after our hugely disappointing loss to the no-nonsense, mistake-free, steady-as-she goes Iowa Hawkeyes on Friday at 90,000-strong Memorial Stadium in Lincoln (Nebraska’s 347th consecutive sellout).

Is it worth it for underclassmen, i.e. The coaches with their million dollar contracts have no one to coach. 2, Alabama Crimson Tide is taking on the No Read the rest

Casino-Gaming :: Sports betting tips

Squares usually bet later in the day (or week, for football) and they tend to pick the favorites. To be a successful sports bettor you need to operate with a clear mind.

As a bettor, you have the advantage of streamlining your research, which is something the sports books are not at liberty to do. Because alcohol clouds your judgment and usually helps you to make rash decisions you usually wouldn’t otherwise make. They must keep on top of EVERY sport and EVERY game. The first key to proper money management is to be sure not to bet more than you can afford to lose.

Some sports books have better odds on parlays and teasers. The best way to win money betting sports is to develop a niche and follow it closely.

The sharp bettors tend to bet underdogs, and they tend to bet them early. Slim underdogs regularly win outright.. There will be more discrepancy in the numbers on different sports at different sports books.

Below you will find a short list of basic sports betting tips and advice.

Sports betting tip #2 – Shopping for Numbers

This is without a doubt the most important aspect of betting sports and possibly the most neglected. When you are betting big bucks the difference in odds translate into a huge difference in your payout. If you like an underdog, it is best to get your bet in as late as possible, where there is heavy action from squares on favorites.

Sports betting tip #7 – Bet at the Right Time

Sports betting tip #1 – Money Management

There is probably no better bet in sports than playing an underdog at home. Sports betting tip #6 – Play Home Dogs

The second most important aspect of betting on sports is shopping for the best number. Teams play inspired ball at home. All it takes is a little research of the sports books you usually bet at.

Sports betting tip #4 – Do your Homework

Sports betting tip #3 – Never Gamble While under the Influence

Sports betting tip #5 – Check the Odds

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Research and Markets: Forecasting in Financial and Sports Gambling Markets: Adaptive Drift Modeling Identifies Periods of Inefficiency and Develops Profitable Forecasting Models

A Fulbright Senior Specialist, Dr. Market Perspectives: Through a Glass Darkly.

3. Studies in Japanese Candlestick Charts.

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served as professor of decision sciences at California State University,

Fresno, for more than twenty-five years and has provided consulting

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. Introduction.

2. Pseudo Candlestick Graphics for Major League Baseball.

7. Simultaneous Financial Time Series.

10. Single Equation Modeling: Sports Gambling Markets.

9. Adaptive Modeling Concepts in Dynamic Markets.

5. Single Equation Adaptive Drift Modeling.

8. Categorical Forecasting.

12. Mallios, PhD, is a consultant at Mallios and Associates,

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A guide to modeling analyses for financial and sports gambling markets,

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Sports Betting Arbitrage – Win Every Time You Bet

I

went with the above example because it is the lowest paying kind

of arbitrage opportunity – I wanted to be conservative – but

there are numerous arbitrage opportunities paying out 3%, 15%,

20% and more every single day.

. It is NOT betting.

Sports Betting Arbitrage – Win Every Time You Bet

 by: Ray Fearnley

It could change your life!

At 2/5 the total amount to invest in Davenport to return $100 was

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So what about the guaranteed returns that you can expect on each

investment? Well in general arbitrage opportunities will usually

return anywhere between 3% and 15% on your investment (this is

just a general guide however – arbitrage opportunities that pay

30%, 70% or even over 100% do exist and you will come by them

sometimes – just not very often).

It’s so simple that even a seven year old could understand it.

There are literally thousands of these “Profit Loopholes” every

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This is exactly how arbitrage opportunities are born. A return of 3.58% within

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You can use this method in the USA, UK, Australia, Asia,

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how this is guaranteed and risk free money? Absolutely anyone,

if they knew about this could have made 3.58%, totally risk free

on an amount of however much money they wanted to invest.

Are you ready now to learn and apply this incredibly simple

technique to start earning money every day? Remember that you

need no specialist knowledge on anything. Make money from day one with no requirement of any prior

knowledge or further reading. At 3/1 the total amount to invest in Clijsters to return

$100 was $25.

You stumble across knowledge such as this perhaps once in a

lifetime which, if applied, will give you an excellent daily

income for life with minimal effort – this, like arbitrage itself

is simply a mathematical certainty. Most of these bets take

under 5 minutes to place online, and after the sporting event has

finished you simply collect your profits and move on to the next

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Did you know that there are now several thousands of online

bookmakers all over the world? Everyday, in every country more

and more continue to spring up (because lets face it betting is a

huge industry with bookmakers keen to take the money of millions

of hungry gamblers). I said earlier that there is nothing else quite like it

in the world – that’s because this loophole/internet opportunity

(call it what you like) is the only investment technique I have

ever seen that makes a guaranteed, risk free profit in a few

hours time without any chance of a loss. Let me repeat this – you will be placing

sports bets in such a way that no matter what the outcome, you

are guaranteed to profit, because you will be betting on all

possible outcomes with different bookmakers so that no matter the

result, you will get a guaranteed and risk free profit.

3. The second is that you cannot possibly ever lose

using the almost embarrassingly easy one-step technique that

you’re going to discover.

2. First, you need absolutely no

knowledge either of investment arbitrage or sporting events to

make a certain, 100% guaranteed profit every day with this simple

technique. As you read on you’re going to

discover rock-solid proof, not only on exactly how well this

perfectly simple technique works, but also how it has the

potential to effortlessly make you a lot of money, everyday, for

just a few minutes of work.

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Rayzee has had an Internet presence since 1996 and specialises in

thinking “outside of the box”. This is not gambling. It is not trading. It can

never be closed down (you’ll see exactly why in a minute) and as

the internet grows (believe me, we’ve only seen the very tip of

the internet iceberg to now) the opportunities to earn sure,

risk-free money from this simple strategy will multiply by

hundreds of times. Make no mistake, there are people just like you who are

making a huge monthly income (others use it as a nice little

stress free, part time earner) from this wonderful little

concept. As the number of online

bookies has seriously increased over the last couple of years so

the number of highly profitable arbitrage opportunities have

exploded. Arbitrage is zero risk and

guaranteed profits – it is a high paying, very short term (a

couple of hours) investment that will ALWAYS result in you

walking away with a certain profit. It’s

not even investing strictly speaking because with all of these

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Offshore Betting

For example, an online site might have a sports betting name but be very involved in poker as well. You don’t have to go to a local cardroom to play poker. You can deposit or withdraw your money from these sites at anytime. Another plus is that these sites give you bonuses and perks for gambling with them. The ability to make wagers and play poker from the comfort of your own home is a huge plus for gamblers around the globe.

Dealing with an online betting offshore site can be like dealing with a bank. The money is put into your offshore online gambling account and bets can be made on a wide variety of things including sports, horse racing, poker and casino games.

Open a New Account and start offshore betting on sports at SBG Global!

. You would then have access to their poker site with the same money you used for sports betting. The ability to make wagers quickly, securely and easily makes offshore betting very popular.

From sports betting and horse racing to poker and casino play, offshore betting is how many gamblers bet their money.

Most offshore wagering sites have all of this in one site or they are linked to their sister site that handles a particular interest. This can be done in various ways from money orders and bank wires to credit cards and online money services. The easy of betting offshore is a huge appeal to most gamblers. Normally you can get deposit bonuses that you can turn into real money.

There is no question that gamblers are flocking to online gambling sites in record numbers. You can do everything at one gambling offshore site. No longer do you have to go to a local casino to place wagers on sports. You can place wagers 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. The same thing applies to horse racing and casino wagering as you would be linked to those options through the one site.

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The Negative Influences of Media on Society You Never Thought About

The masses fall for this being-in-the-news and end up imitating celebrities without much thought. It influences their behavior both positively and negatively. The craze for models or actors and actresses, makes teenagers want bodies and facial features like theirs. Don’t take media portrayals by their word. Media is exposing the masses to fast food products, canned food, fad diets, and energy drinks. Sometimes, little things are blown out of proportion thus changing the way they are perceived by the audience. In a survey done on fifth graders by the National Institute on Media and the Family, it was found that kids had become dissatisfied with their bodies after watching a video of a certain very popular artiste and a certain scene from a popular TV show (names omitted on purpose).. The ‘awakening’ does not reach everyone or it reaches the masses in the wrong way. Children should invest more time reading good books, studying, playing outdoors and exercising. Parents and teachers have a big role to play in selecting what the young should see and what they should not.

Vampires, werewolves, witches, ghosts – where did they come from? Fairies, superheroes, angels – where did they come from? It’s not only media to be blamed, as these characters belong to folklore. The media does play a role in portraying thin as beautiful and fat as ugly. With a ‘world’ of information and entertainment waiting on the other side of a computer or TV screen, it’s not unnatural for anyone to spend hours exploring it; it’s addictive. Sometimes, small incidents or events in the lives of celebrities and politicians are hyped, in order to make them more sensational. Here, we will try to understand how media influences us negatively.

Negativity

You want to imitate an action sequence just because your favorite action hero looked ‘cool’ doing it. There is no denying their amusement value or entertainment quotient. The reel entertains only till its difference from the real is understood. The impact of media is such that the wrong, the controversial, and the bad is more talked about. But unfortunately sometimes, the message is misconstrued. Lack of physical activity leads to obesity problems. If children are bombarded with fight sequences, stunt work, sex and rape scenes, suicides and murders through books or movies, they are bound to leave a scar on these impressionable minds. The media has, in its own way, changed people’s outlook towards life. We don’t judge, we get influenced. Those at a vulnerable age, especially children and teenagers, are highly influenced by anything that is put before them in a jazzy way. Media sources are so many in number and all of them so convincingly make their point, that it is hard to distinguish between right and wrong. When this thought grips the minds of youngsters, they take to fad diets or turn to cosmetic surgeries to get that so-called perfect body. It has led to a general opinion that size-zero is the in thing and fat and chubby are out. It’s not possible to insulate yourself completely from the effects of media, even if you limit the exposure. Don’t believe in them without thinking. Watching TV or browsing the web late night is spoiling the sleeping habits of many.

Blind Imitation

Health Problems

The negative effects of media on children are manifested in terms of their changing mental setup and the declining quality of their lifestyle. An inferiority complex and lowered confidence in people with not-so-perfect bodies can lead to eating disorders. As a responsible adult (parent or teacher), exercise control on the media exposure that kids and teenagers get. It’s not just media to be blamed in this case. Newspapers, television and the Internet are used to convey social messages. This leads to a notion that thin is sexy and fat is not. You want to sport your favorite actors’ hairstyles and you want to walk like those ramp models do. You want to wear the LBD just because you are a fan of Coco Chanel. This can, and has led to increasing cases of anorexia. You want to wear the shade of nail polish Lady Gaga wears for that frantic gaga look. The only way to shield yourself from them, is to not allow them to influence you. And there are so many things you see around you, without choosing to watch them. Any publicity is good publicity, you begin to feel.

Wrong Message

Unhealthy Lifestyle

The media in itself is so addictive that once glued to it, you tend to forget everything else. Depiction of the bad has a negative impact on kids not mature enough to interpret what they are being shown. But there are advertisements of expensive exercise equipment, and weight and fat loss programs. When the two worlds mix, life becomes difficult.

Media Addiction

Your role models are people that the media exposes you to. No one’s propagating the importance of exercising to keep fit. What is shown with an intent to ‘spread a message’ ends up becoming a bombardment of the bad, the ugly. They will only make the negative influence of media more obvious.

Changed Outlook

The Solution

The solution to avoiding the negative influence of media lies in limiting media exposure and choosing what to watch. And that’s how impactive media is.

Women with petite bodies and girls with a barbie figure are always shown to be more popular or attractive while the overweight are portrayed as less popular, having less friends and being bullied. An early exposure to bold or violent films, books publishing adult content and news portraying ugly social practices has a deep impact on young minds. Aren’t there ghost and vampire stories that media claims as real? These characters enter our world through books and movies. The benefits of following a balanced diet are not being hyped anywhere. Due to the oh-so-alluring media, most of their time is spent glued to the television, reading celebrity gossip, listening to something sensational or wandering aimlessly on the Read the rest

Rachel Fox Earns Spot on Seventeen Magazine’s Power Teens List as Day-Trading Actress

“… ‘There’s no females in this industry or this world, but I’m gonna do it anyway.’”

“When I was 16 I was like, I understand a lot about, you know, companies,” the “Desperate Housewives” actress told “Good Morning America” co-anchor Amy Robach. In her very first year of day-trading, Fox’s returns beat the S&P 500.

“… how they IPO on the stock exchange. If you’re curious about something, just let that drive you and just go with it,” Fox said. I had this understanding and know-how. I had the skill of managing money….”

Fox writes about all that she’s learned on her blog, “Fox on Stocks,” with the hope of helping others improve their financial literacy.

When Rachel Fox is not appearing on TV and in movies, the 19-year-old is keeping busy as a stock day trader at her computer — a skill that’s earned her a spot on Seventeen magazine’s Power Teens list.. “Just let the enthusiasm take you ’cause that’s what I did and I was like … With other investments, I will definitely pay attention to what’s going on in pop culture a lot … “And … So, being a young investor, actually, has huge advantages and nobody even knows about that because pop culture and, you know, all the things that influences certain companies to do very well, is right at your fingertips.”

So Fox began trading with her own money that she made from acting.

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All Bets Are Off On ‘Survivor’

The players’ current bets on “Survivor: Amazon” have been canceled and their money refunded, Bradley said. Asked if BoDog might consider legal action, he replied: “It’s not something we’d want to pursue, as a matter of precedent.”

“Throughout the history of ‘Survivor,’ many have believed they knew the outcome of the show,” Ender said. The players in question opened accounts with BoDog before “Survivor: Marquesas,” the fourth show, and bet only on the show and no other events.

© 2003 The Associated Press. “Some have been right, many have been wrong.”

The show narrows the field to two finalists in filmed competitions. The suspicion is they had insider knowledge, he said.

For the current “Survivor,” the bets in question affected the odds for contestants Jenna Morasca of Pittsburgh, Pa., and Matthew Von Ertfelda of Washington, D.C.

Callers to the Bodog.com offices were told that wagers were no longer being accepted on “Survivor.”

BoDog requires that bettors must not have knowledge of an event’s outcome. Bradley said that bets taken from those alleged to be with CBS skewed the odds significantly on “Survivor” contestants.. Most offshore sportsbooks accept such alternative bets, said BoDog’s Bradley.

At least two players have been identified as CBS employees and other names may be connected to the network or may be aliases, Bradley said.

By Lynn Elber

They wagered correctly on who would be the final two contestants in both the fourth and fifth editions of “Survivor,” Bradley said. One person was said by BoDog to work in a “production role” for CBS.

An online sportsbook said it has dropped betting on CBS’ “Survivor” after allegedly finding that network employees were wagering – and winning – on the hit reality show.

The Costa Rica-based BoDog.com found at least two CBS employees betting on the show’s outcome, said BoDog spokesman Lance Bradley. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed. The biggest payoff, $8,000, came on a $1,000 bet placed on the fifth “Survivor” at 8-to-1 odds.

Betting on events other than sports or racing is banned in Las Vegas sportsbooks, a spokeswoman for the Nevada Gaming Control Board said Thursday. All Rights Reserved. He declined further comment on the allegations, or on any action CBS might take.

Odds will be offered on the seventh “Survivor” but all bettors will be carefully monitored, BoDog President Rob Gillespie said in a statement.

“We’re pretty sure this is the case,” Bradley said. The winner is unknown until he or she is chosen in a vote by other contestants during a live broadcast.

He wasn’t aware of any other possible legal sanctions.

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In addition to monitoring all of the

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more than 2,000 publications worldwide.

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In addition GBGC could offer the added value of the knowledge of over

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GBGC’s tracks market data, regulation and

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The statistics and forecasts that are contained within the Global

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