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Professional Handicapper Kelso Sturgeon
Kelso Sturgeon has been a professional handicapper for 40 years and has a deep understanding of all facets of the game, be it football, basketball, baseball or horse racing. He’s worked as a football scout in the SEC and studied under Hall of Fame coaches like Alabama’s Bear Bryant, winner of five national titles and Hank Stram of the Kansas City Chiefs, who won the 1970 Super Bowl. He’s been a Regional Sports Editor for the Associated Press, worked as a successful jockey agent and authored several books teaching people how to be a handicapper, including the bestseller, THE COMPLETE GUIDE TO SPORTS BETTING. Kelso also understands that to be a successful handicapper means knowing the business of gambling, and to that end he is personal friends with most of the big linesmakers in Las Vegas and gets the daily scoop on what is happening on the other side of the counter. There is no one better qualifed to be your personal handicapper than Kelso Sturgeon.
Preseason Game of the Year Goes Saturday
10-3-1 In NFL Preseason…Game Of Year Saturday
It’s Week 3 Of The NFL Preseason And That Means Most It’s Time To Win My 50-Unit Game Of The Year…This Saturday
I took down another winner last night with the under in the Denver Broncos-San Francisco 49ers game to end NFL preseason Week 2 on top of the world. Through the first two weeks of the exhibition season I am 10-3-1 and intend to keep on winning in Week 3 that begins Thursday night with six games. On Saturday I will be releasing my 50-unit NFL Preseason Game of the Year.
Thurday Preseason and College Conference Previews
Here's a little warning to the wagering world ... No longer is NFL Preseason Week 3 always a "dress rehearsal" as it used to be. Now, many NFL teams won't even suit up their starters for this third exhibition game (or fourth exhibition game if you're Denver or Atlanta) and in many cases you're only gonna see starting players in for a single series before getting yanked.
Meanwhile, the 2019 NCAA Football Season swings into gear this Saturday with Florida vs. Miami (in Orlando at 7 p.m. ET on ESPN) and then it's Arizona at Hawaii (10:30 p.m. ET on CBS Sports Network), then there's a full-fledged card the following week for the college kids beginning with half-a-dozen on-the-board games on Thursday, August 29th.
Here's some of what we'll be checking out here in NFL Preseason Week 3 action 'round the league ...
There's six games on Thursday night to get this next-to-last preseason week in gear but there's major quarterback questions regarding a couple of teams in action on Thursday night - are the Washington Redskins gonna hand over the keys to greenish rookie QB Dwayne Haskins who has been terribly erratic in his first two games or will they come to their collective senses and allow veteran Case Keenum to take the wheel in time for the season-opener at 9.5-point fav Philadelphia? The 'Skins are 3-point betting favorites here in Atlanta on Thursday night.
Seahawks' Kam Chancellor: 'Time for the next chapter'
RENTON, Wash. (AP) Seattle Seahawks strong safety Kam Chancellor said scans on his injured neck have shown no improvement and declared it was ''time for the next chapter.''
Longtime Iowa sportscaster killed as rain swamps Des Moines
DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) A longtime Iowa sportscaster has died in flash flooding in Des Moines amid heavy rain that forced the evacuation of some homes and businesses in one suburb.