Article posted on Friday 18 August
Everyone knows that the Super Bowl is the Patriots to lose this year. After all, New England's better than the championship team they fielded last season. This doesn't mean that they're a lock - winning two consecutive rings is one of the most difficult achievements in the sport. The best NFL dark horses to bet on for SB LII futures have strong lineups with the potential of joining the elite.
After last year’s historic Super Bowl win by the unkillable Patriots, front offices around the NFL understood the tall task ahead of them in the offseason. Teams like the San Francisco 49ers focused on building the future, while franchises like the Atlanta Falcons mostly stood pat, content with their ability to compete. In 2017, the most improved NFL teams decided to go all in during the draft and free agency, confident in their odds of winning Super Bowl LII.
Article posted on Tuesday 15 August
The Super Bowl is a cultural phenomenon powerful enough to make an economic impact across borders. When the CRTC decided to ban simultaneous substitution of Canada's Super Bowl ads on American TV stations, Canadian broadcasters and media groups decried the decision as damaging to the economy. Forcing Bell to allow U.S. Super Bowl commercials on American channels certainly impacted the telecom giant's bottom line, even if the estimated economic cost strains credulity.
Article posted on Saturday 12 August
He stunned the sports world with a timeless, highlight-reel catch that you must see to believe. A year after his impossible reception, the Canadian rugby sevens superstar smoked his tryout with the Philadelphia Eagles, earning an NFL contract in the process. Adam Zaruba looks to become one of the few international players able to make a successful transition between football codes, transposing his world-class rugby experience into American football.
Article posted on Friday 11 August
Sports broadcasting has come a long way since 1911, when an audience of 1,000 watched a telegraph recreation of a football game between Kansas and Missouri, played out over a large model kit. Fast forward to the modern era, where fans follow their favorite sports in the palm of their hand, wherever an internet signal’s available. In Canada, the latest major development will be the addition of a full schedule of streamable NFL games via DAZN, an international web service that challenges the Rogers and Bell media empire.
Article posted on Thursday 10 August
Brady and the Patriots had a microscopic chance of winning last year’s Super Bowl when the Atlanta Falcons opened with a 28-3 lead. Famously, they won anyway. This year, NFL futures list the New England Patriots as the overwhelming favorites to their sixth ring as a dynasty.
Article posted on Monday 24 July
Taking a pause from our Canadian Football League focus, that's produced many weeks of exciting betting action, here we look at the National Football League Rookie of the Year futures prices. Furnished via SportsInteraction, these lines join an always-growing list of options for the new NFL season that begins with the Chiefs vs Patriots grudge match on September 7, 2017, at Gillette Stadium.
Article posted on Monday 17 July
Stopping time, to ensure an endless summer in Canada, is impossible. As such, we roll with the punches and take the good (NFL startup) with the bad (winter) as we focus on the current National Football League MVP favorites, their prices and the chances of five top pivots. Bettors can expect slight moves on these lines prior to the Patriots vs Chiefs Opening Night fight on September 7, 2017.
Scorching through summer, up here in the Great White North, the bitter-sweet arrival of National Football League action is just around the corner. Bitter due to it signifying winter is near – Sweet because the NFL is the best betting season. Games that count begin when New England hosts Kansas City at 8:30 PM ET on September 7, 2017. Let’s check out some preseason Team Prop wagering offers.
If Super Bowl LI was a precursor to what we can expect during the second half century of NFL Championship battles – Bring It On! With more twists and turns than a heaping plate of linguine at Trevi’s Las Vegas, the New England Patriots historic and record setting win over the Atlanta Falcons may be discussed until Super Bowl C rolls around in 2066. Let’s take a look back on our Super Bowl LI series and then peak into the future as we wrap up our 2016-17 NFL coverage.