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The Action Network's Chief Content Officer Chad Millman welcomes professional gambler Simon Hunter to break down all the betting angles of the weekly NFL slate. Using the latest in sports gambling analytics, insider NFL info and good ol' fashioned gumption, they build a five-game card to serve as their entry in the DraftKings 2020 Pro Football Pick 'em National Championship.
The grand prize? A million dollars in cash.
The margin for error? Impossibly low.
The odds you'll enjoy yourself? A sure thing.

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    • 4.7 • 586 Ratings

The Action Network's Chief Content Officer Chad Millman welcomes professional gambler Simon Hunter to break down all the betting angles of the weekly NFL slate. Using the latest in sports gambling analytics, insider NFL info and good ol' fashioned gumption, they build a five-game card to serve as their entry in the DraftKings 2020 Pro Football Pick 'em National Championship.
The grand prize? A million dollars in cash.
The margin for error? Impossibly low.
The odds you'll enjoy yourself? A sure thing.

    Gambling on NFL Week 2 with Pro Gambler Simon Hunter

    Gambling on NFL Week 2 with Pro Gambler Simon Hunter

    Undefeated, baby! Chad Millman and Simon Hunter kick off their pursuit of a million dollars in the DraftKings Pro Football Pick 'em National Championship by going 5-0 their first week and catapulting to the top of the rankings. This dynamic duo looks to continue their hotstreak as they dissect another full NFL slate, selecting five picks against the spread to serve as their weekly entry. Will they back FitzMagic facing his former team? Can the Cardinals stay hot? Why is the Jersey Shore involved? So much to discuss, all in under an hour!
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    • 53 min
    NFL Week 1 and a Farewell to Scooch

    NFL Week 1 and a Farewell to Scooch

    The NFL season kicks off this week, which means the sports gambling season enters overdrive. To break down the NFL slate, Chad Millman welcomes on professional sports gambler Simon Hunter, and they select their top 5 picks against the spread to serve as their entry in the 2020 Pro Football Pick 'em National Championship.
    Together they'll be competing every week for the million dollar grand prize, with every pick a precious commodity. This week Simon breaks down his feelings on the Giants' defense, the Jaguars' chances, the Cleveland hype machine and so much more.
    But first, the bittersweet news that Bob Scucci, longtime guest on The Favorites and beloved "Bookmaker to the World," must announce his retirement from the show. Scooch explains his departure in a short interview, and Chad, producer Matt Mitchell and all our long-time listeners wish Scooch all the very best in his elevated role with Boyd Gaming.
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    • 49 min
    NFL 2020 Betting Preview, AFC Edition

    NFL 2020 Betting Preview, AFC Edition

    The NFL season is nearly upon us! Joining host Chad Millman are NFL handicappers Chris Raybon and Stuckey of The Action Network, who go division-by-division to provide sports gambling enthusiasts their POVs on every team and every futures price.
    Later in the show, Lorin Cox and John Butchko of the Locked On Podcast Network join to discuss the Chicago Bears and the New York Jets, two teams that have drawn extra attention in the betting markets this offseason.
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    • 1 hr 7 min
    NFL 2020 Betting Preview, NFC Edition

    NFL 2020 Betting Preview, NFC Edition

    With the NFL season rapidly approaching, Chad Millman welcomes Action Network Podcast hosts Chris Raybon and Stuckey to breakdown their favorite picks across the NFC. Will "Mitch Bortles" submarine the Bears? Are the Seahawks the safest 'dog in the divisional races? Are the Bucs a team to fade? All this and so much more from two of the best NFL handicappers in the business.
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    • 44 min
    Betting the NBA Bubble & College Football's Conundrum

    Betting the NBA Bubble & College Football's Conundrum

    The NBA bubble is in gambling hyperdrive. The college football season is circling the drain. There's so much to unpack for sports gamblers.
    To do so, Chad Millman is first joined by Action Network college football mavens Stuckey and Collin Wilson, who lament the loss of any semblance of a traditional college football season.
    Later, Chad welcomes back Matt Moore and Justin Phan, who have delighted gamblers with betting-themed broadcasts on NBA League Pass in the past weeks. They cover their favorite NBA Finals bets, the trends and stats that have caught their eye, and select their All-Bubble Team.
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    • 37 min
    The Return of Sports, Bob Scucci and Firing Up the Phanwagon w/Matt Moore & Justin Phan

    The Return of Sports, Bob Scucci and Firing Up the Phanwagon w/Matt Moore & Justin Phan

    Beloved "Bookmaker to the World" Bob Scucci joins host Chad Millman to talk about how sportsbooks are handling the re-launch of professional sports leagues nationwide, much to the delight of sports gambling enthusiasts everywhere.
    Later, premiere NBA bettor Justin Phan and seasoned journalist Matt Moore are welcomed to the show to discuss handicapping the NBA's re-launch later this week.
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    • 31 min

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586 Ratings

586 Ratings

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Let’s go undefeated. Thanks for excellent week 1. Rolling the bankroll!

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Awesome betting podcast

Simon says let’s go 5-0 and chad peaked at 14 and is now a nerd dad.

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