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The Bettor’s Edge

NFL bettors should heed record of NFC underdogs

This season, I’ve forced myself to take notes after every week of NFL gambling. I track basic spread trends and leave myself reminders, hopeful that this extra effort and discipline will uncover an occasional edge.

While reviewing these notes, I typically find they’re about as exciting as stories covering the NHL lockout. More than once, I’ve wondered why I bother, but this week I discovered something worth sharing.

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