Author Archives: Dirty

Dirty has been an employee or owner of some of the top online sports gambling forums since 1998. He worked at from it's inception until 2008 when he left and opened GamblingIQ and then in 2012 opened Handicappers Hidaway. He has written hundreds af articles over the years and always has his "Dirty Dozen" College Football poll up starting the first week of October.

Royals Taking the Bite Out of the Tigers

Betting on KC Royals Baseball

    In a series that was predicted by most to be a sweep for the surging Tigers and struggling Royals the result has been quite a surprise. The Tigers have dropped two games to the Royals and have fallen three games back on divisional leaders the Chicago White Socks. After a promising 5-1 record last week it was looking ...

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Orioles and Yankees Battle in Key Match Up in MLB Over Labor Day Weekend

Betting on MLB

    MLB Betting – Yanks Have Trouble With Pesky Orioles   The betting world is keeping a close eye on the AL East pennant race between the Baltimore Orioles for a couple of reasons. The first reason is that it has been a very long time since the Baltimore Orioles have been in an AL East pennant race heading ...

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UFC Betting – UFC 151 Debacle Will Add To Light Heavyweight Champs Motivation

Betting on Ultimate Fighting Championship

    Within 48 hours of his decision not to accept a fight against Chael Sonnen and help salvage the UFC 151 card, UFC Light Heavyweight champion Jon “Bones” Jones expressed remorse that he hadn’t made a different choice. With just eight days notice of the potential switch, Jones turned to those around him to help make the decision, and ...

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College Football Preview: South Carolina Gamecocks vs. Vanderbilt Commodores

Betting on South Carolina Gamecocks Football

    The South Carolina Gamecocks and the Vanderbilt Commodores will both be trying to pick up a win on Thursday when they battle at Vanderbilt Stadium. Oddsmakers currently have the Gamecocks listed as 7-point favorites versus the Commodores, while the game’s total is sitting at 45. Team records: South Carolina: 11-2 SU, 7-6 ATS Vanderbilt: 6-7 SU, 9-4 ATS ...

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Tigers Looking to Claw Closer to Top Spot in AL Central

Betting on Detroit Tigers Baseball

    The Detroit Tigers are doing exactly what needs to be done to get into the playoffs. With a week that saw the Tigers go 5-1 the pennant race is heating up in Detroit and it doesn’t look like it’s slowing down. With only 4 weeks left you can bet that the Tigers will be playing the best baseball ...

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Dirty’s NCAA Football and WNBA Plays for Thursday

Betting Online on College Football

      My NCAA Football and WNBA Plays Tonight [133] SOUTH CAROLINA -6½-110 [147] MINNESOTA U -9½-105 [603] WASH MYSTICS +10-105 [605] CONNECTICUT SUN +7-105

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Oilers fans across the country are still celebrating Taylor Hall’s seven year, $42 million contract

Betting on Edmonton Oilers Hockey

    Oilers fans across the country are still celebrating Taylor Hall’s seven year, $42 million contract extension with Edmonton. The deal cemented not only Hall’s future in Edmonton, but also helped the Oilers stay on the path to improvement as the franchise hopes to escape the ‘NHL Basement’ during the 2012-2013 season. Hall had a good season in 2011-2012 ...

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2012 College Football Betting: Next Week’s Picks For Games On Saturday, Sept. 1

Betting Online on College Football

    Game 1: Northwestern Wildcats @ Syracuse Orange – Saturday, September 1 No matter which one of several betting websites you flock to in the coming days, you are going to have a tough time deciding on the straight-up winner of this Big Ten-Big East clash between Northwestern and Syracuse. You don’t need to know everything about legal online ...

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NHL Betting – Game Off for 2012-2013?

Betting on the NHL Lockout

    For the sportsbook bettors that have not heard by now, the current NHL collective bargaining agreement expires on September 15. If no new agreement is worked out, then the owners are prepared to lockout the players for what would be the third time since Gary Bettman became commissioner in 1993. The last lockout cost the NHL an entire ...

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NFL Odds: Despite Adversity Saints Remain NFC Threat

Betting on New Orleans Saints Football

    It’s hard not to notice the tension surrounding the New Orleans Saints this season. After the overwhelming revelation that the franchise participated in what’s been deemed “Bountygate”, many of the faces who helped establish the club as a perennial NFL odds contender will sit out part or all of the 2012 season. That’s not the type of resilience ...

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