Rank #1: NFL Playoffs Divisional Round Betting Preview | The Action Network Sports Betting Podcast
If you're ready for some football, you've come to the right place. Chris Raybon and Stuckey dive deep (and we mean DEEP) into every game this weekend to bring you all the matchup edges, trends, and analysis you'll need to keep powering forward to the Super Bowl.
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SUNDAY SIX PACK (3:00)
Ravens Titans (43:00)
ML Dog Parlay (54:00)
Jan 09 2020
Rank #2: NFL Week 5 Betting Preview | The Action Network Sports Betting Podcast
Continuing this hot streak, Chris Raybon and Stuckey take to the mics to break down the entire NFL gambling slate from Thursday to Sunday.
The guys give out their six favorites against the spread plays, plus totals, teasers, and survivor picks, along with their white-hot underdog moneyline parlay.
Thurs. Night Football (12:45)
Sunday Six Pack (13:30)
Moneyline Parlay (49:30)
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Oct 03 2019
Rank #3: Week 2 College Football Betting Preview | The Action Network Sports Betting Podcast
We've got another glorious slate of college football as host Stuckey is joined by Collin Wilson to break down all the action.
First, the guys identify lookaheads and scheduling sandwich spots (we're looking at you, Syracuse) before diving fully into the best of the Saturday Slate.
Our duo also plays a round of FC Yes or No to give out all the hottest plays for college football's younger brothers (let's go Maine), before diving deep into the marquee matchups of Texas A&M at Clemson and LSU at Texas this weekend.
The fellas wrap up with a quick update on Arkansas' disgraceful season, Army's fullback issues, and the Friday Night slate. For more info on Friday's games, check out: https://www.actionnetwork.com/ncaaf/college-football-betting-wake-forest-rice-marshall-boise-state-friday
Lookahead or Look Away (2:15)
Saturday Slate (14:20)
FC Yes or No (30:15)
TXAM at Clemson (34:30
LSU at Texas (39:00)
Sep 06 2019
Rank #4: NFL Fantasy QB Guide, Part I: PFF's Jeff Ratcliffe | Action Network Sports Betting Podcast
Host Matthew Freedman welcomes very special guest Jeff Ratcliffe of Pro Football Focus to the program. Along with Sean "The Oddsmaker" Koerner and Chris Raybon, this fearsome fantasy foursome breaks down the top 12 fantasy quarterbacks heading into the 2019 NFL season.
But before diving into Baker Mayfield, Andrew Luck and their never-ending Kyler Murray preseason audio parade, each guy also sheds lights on the personal process they go through to craft their own best-in-class player projections.
Next week, the show returns with NFL Fantasy QB Guide, Part II.
Projection Approaches (2:08)
Jul 03 2019
Rank #5: NFL Fantasy QB Guide, Part II, with guest Evan Silva | Action Network Sports Betting Podcast
It's time to dive back into fantasy QBs as host Matthew Freedman welcomes friend of the podcast Evan Silva! The co-founder of Establish the Run lends his expertise on the second-tier of NFL signal-callers, joining Sean "The Oddsmaker" Koerner and Chris Raybon in a lively discussion covering everyone from Tom Brady to Josh Rosen.
After giving his POV on drafting the position, Silva provides clarity on why he's so bullish on Lamar Jackson this season. Later, Raybon makes his case for Nick Foles. We've also got hot Jameis Winston talk, some love for Andy Dalton, and much more.
Silva on Drafting QBs (2:40)
Silva on Rodgers (4:30)
Silva on Watson (6:20)
Silva on Murray/Kingsbury (8:20)
The Young Guns Tier: Allen, Winston, etc (16:30)
Lamar Jackson (25:18)
Stafford, Carr and Garoppolo (26:50)
Love for Andy Dalton (30:45)
Nick Foles (32:15)
The Gnarly Tier, Harskins to Rosen (35:30)
Jul 10 2019
Rank #6: NFL Week 2 Fantasy Flex with guest T.J, Hernandez | The Action Network Sports Betting Podcast
With one week of actual NFL football now in the books, host Matthew Freedman is joined by Sean "The Oddsmaker" Koerner and Chris Raybon to preview the Week 2 slate from a fantasy and DFS perspective, welcoming special guest, and the Director of DFS at 4 for 4 Football, T.J. Hernandez.
FantasyLabs co-founder and 2-time DFS World Champion Peter Jennings, a.k.a. CSURAM88, also pops by to give his expert take on the best skill position plays this week, particularly from an ownership and ceiling/floor perspective.
Together the group discusses fantasy flyers, pivots, fades and chalk locks for DFS tournaments and GPPs this weekend, going position by position to cover it all. The guys also assist Oddsmaker with a round of player projections, in their time-honored tradition of trying to outsmart "the house."
The episode finishes with a round of listener questions, who we wish the very best of luck this weekend. For a look at the best streaming options for Week 2, check out Oddsmaker's latest article: https://www.actionnetwork.com/nfl/fantasy-streaming-qb-te-kicker-defense-koerner-week-2-2019
QB Props (15:00)
RB Props (27:00)
Peter Jennings (33:00)
WR Props (47:00)
Sep 11 2019
Rank #7: NFL Fantasy Flex Divisional Round | The Action Network Sports Betting Podcast
We enter the thick of the NFL Playoffs as Matthew Freedman, Sean "The Oddsmaker" Koerner and Chris Raybon return to break down every fantasy angle for the Divisional Round. The guys go position-by-position to give their favorite chalk locks and fades, as well as plenty of Pipin' Hot Mark Andrews Talk.
So settle in and enjoy an episode that is so much fun, you'll ask your wife to listen and make a few dozens lineups too.
QB PROP (15:00)
RB PROP (31:00)
WR PROP (44:00)
TE PROP (55:00)
Jan 08 2020
Rank #8: College Football National Championship Spectacular w/guest Brody Miller | The Action Network Sports Betting Podcast
We've saved the best for last! Stuckey and Collin Wilson bid a fond farewell to a great college football season with an epic show packed with surprises.
First, the guys welcome LSU beat writer Brody Miller of The Athletic, who provides the inside scoop on what promises to be an instant classic championship game between the Bayou Bengals and Clemson Tigers.
Later, Collin and Stuckey focus on the offenses of LSU and Clemson, and dive deep into everything from slot receiver preparation to who is likeliest to receive the opening kickoff.
We wrap things up with the presentation of the 2nd annual Action Network Podcast Gambling Heisman Trophy, the most prestigious award in college athletics, before bidding a fond farewell to the teams and participants that made this season so memorable.
And for those itching for action before Monday, we also provide a thorough breakdown of the FCS Championship Game being played in Frisco, Texas on Saturday.
As Coach O says: "It's gonna be on. No question about that."
CFP Champ Preview (16:00)
When LSU Has the Ball (22:00)
When Clemson Has the Ball (32:00)
Gambling Heisman (51:00)
Happy Trails (55:00)
FCS Championship (1:01:00)
Jan 10 2020
Rank #9: NFL Week 2 Betting Preview | The Action Network Sports Betting Podcast
This week's theme? "Don't overreact!"
Host Chris Raybon is joined by Stuckey as they dissect the entire NFL slate from Thursday Night Football to Sunday Night Football, covering every betting angle along the way.
After previewing a tricky Tampa Bay at Carolina prime time spot, the guys move on to their Sunday Six Pack, where they each draft their 3 favorite against the spread picks. Chris jumped out to an early lead thanks to a Cardinals tie last week, but Stuckey will look to pull ahead this week by avoiding the Patriots at Dolphins game entirely.
Later, the guys give our their favorite totals and teasers, and give an underdog moneyline parlay that pays almost 6 to 1. They finish with their survivor pool pick, and send you into your weekend on the right betting foot.
TNF Preview (1:30)
Coach's Pep Talk (7:45)
Sunday 6 Pack (8:00)
Pick 1 (8:45)
Pick 2 (13:45)
Pick 3 (17:15)
Pick 4 (22:00)
Pick 5 (27:00)
Pick 6 (30:30)
Favorite Total (36:15)
ML Parlay (44;15)
Sep 12 2019
Rank #10: Fantasy Flex NFL Playoffs - Divisional Round
It is the exciting Divisional Round of the NFL playoffs, which means there are just a handful of NFL games remaining. Matthew Freedman, Peter Jennings, Ian Hartitz and Sean "Oddsmaker" Koerner join forces once again to discuss all the DFS angles of this weekend's four matchups, including the chalk locks, stacks and pivots they love.
After talking about all the latest NFL coaching hires, the guys start answering the important questions. With Colts vs Chiefs providing so much stacking potential, will there be any love left over for the Eagles and Saints? Can Peter look at himself in a mirror and honestly say "I like Nyheim Hines again this week"? How good has Antonio Gates gotten at the art of turning around, catching footballs and falling down?
Later we hear a round of Bold Calls and a riveting round of prop bets courtesy of Oddsmaker. So download now and join in on the fun!
Jan 09 2019
Rank #11: NFL Week 4 Fantasy Flex | The Action Network Sports Betting Podcast
Joining the crew this week is Will Brinson of CBS Sports and the Pick Six Podcast, and a man who isn't afraid of to speak his mind about the Seattle defense and Todd Gurley.
Along with Matthew Freedman, Sean "The Oddsmaker" Koerner and Chris Raybon, we explore every corner of the DFS and fantasy football universe this week to identify the best lineups, stacks, cash plays, streamers and flyers. Going position-by-position, we look at who's hot and who's not before playing a round of player props and answering listener questions.
QB Props (11:30)
RB Props (31:45)
WR Props (42:30)
TE Props (51:30)
Sep 25 2019
Rank #12: NFL Week 9 Betting Preview | The Action Network Sports Betting Podcast
With the second half of the NFL season underway, host Chris Raybon is joined by his Action Network colleague Stuckey to break down the Week 9 weekend slate.
Stuckey makes an especially passionate case for the Ravens off a bye this week, along with a play on the hard-luck Buccaneers. Raybon, with the gambling gods as his witnesses, bets on the Browns, plus the Jaguars in foggy old Londontown.
The guys give out lots more against the spread action, along with Thursday Night angles, totals, teasers, survivor pool plays and so much more.
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Coach Pep Talk (14:00)
Sunday 6 Pack (14:30)
ML Dog parlay (50:00)
Survivor Pool (56:00)
Oct 31 2019
Rank #13: Week 4 College Football Betting Preview | The Action Network Sports Betting Podcast
With conference play just around the corner, Stuckey and Collin Wilson preview a wild weekend of college football action. We have Oklahoma State heading to Austin to face the Longhorns, Utah looking to beef up it's Pac-12 resume in the Coliseum, and UMass still fielding a football team. It's crazy out there!
The guys preview lookahead spots, check in with the UTEP Miner Nation, preview their favorite FCS vs FBS matchups and so much more. If you're looking to bet college football this weekend, you won't spend a better hour than right here.
Lookahead or Look Away (2:00)
Saturday Slate (13:00)
FC Yes or No (46:00)
Friday Night Lights (50:15)
Moneyline Parlay (56:15)
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Sep 20 2019
Rank #14: The Ultimate Super Bowl Breakdown
Matthew Freedman and Chris Raybon break down Super Bowl LIII from both betting and DFS angles. They highlight the Patriots’ stellar secondary, but Raybon offers a theory on how Sean McVay could play an unexpected trump card to combat it. They also break down the Rams’ backfield situation, Brady’s performance under pressure, and the value Aqib Talib adds to the Rams defense. The guys close the show by discussed player and entertainment props, and Raybon offers some keen insight on Andre 3000’s potential surprise Super Bowl appearance.
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Current Betting Lines, Percentages & Information (2:24)
Rams Offense vs. Patriots Defense (4:30)
Patriots Offense vs. Rams Defense (24:07)
Betting The Super Bowl (38:12)
DraftKings Showdown Strategy (44:03)
Prop Bets (48:43)
Jan 31 2019
Rank #15: Fantasy Flex NFL Conference Championship Sunday
There are but three NFL games remaining this season, but take heart! Matthew Freedman, Peter Jennings, Ian Hartitz and Sean 'Oddsmaker' Koerner return to break down all the DFS angles for the AFC & NFC Championship games this weekend.
Beyond all the chalk locks, fades and pivots you know and love, the guys do a round of Bold Calls and prop bets, as well as discuss the greatest receivers in the NFL. You'll be surprised to hear where pod favorite Antonio Brown lands!
Later, the guys discuss potential defense strategies for a Sunday that promises to be loaded with points, and we even get some speculation on the Super Bowl over/under.
Jan 16 2019
Rank #16: NFL Week 9 Fantasy Flex w/guest Mike Tagliere of FantasyPros | The Action Network Sports Betting Podcast
This week host Matthew Freedman is joined by Mike Tagliere of FantasyPros. Along with Sean "The Oddsmaker" Koerner and Chris Raybon, the guys cover all the NFL fantasy angles this weekend.
Going position-by-position, they cover all the QBs, RBs, WRs and TEs you'll want to target, and highlight those you'll want to avoid like a Noah Fant dropped pass. Lastly, they answer a round of scintillating Twitter questions, for those who just need to know.
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QB Prop (14:00)
RB Prop (28:00)
WR Prop (41:00)
TE Prop (43:00)
Oct 30 2019
Rank #17: The Ultimate CFB Recap & MNF Preview, Plus Listener Voicemails | The Action Network Sports Betting Podcast
From Tulane and UCLA insanity to a savage front door cover by Alabama, this weekend delivered all the things we love about college football. Together with Freddie Kitchens losing his mind on Sunday Night Football, gamblers endured plenty of zaniness.
Luckily Stuckey and Collin Wilson are here to sort it all out for us as they recap all the best action you may have missed (or wish you'd missed), as they respond to the best of their voicemail line. This week's crop didn't disappoint, especially after Collin's ill-fated UMass bet and Stuckey's dreadful Saturday start, which led to infuriation, confusion and at least two death threats.
The guys wrap up with a preview of the Monday Night Football game and "the worst starting quarterback in the NFL," featuring a matchup at least one of them is excited to bet.
Midweek Madness (49:45)
Monday Night Football (52:45)
Sep 23 2019
Rank #18: The Ultimate Conference Championship Breakdown
Matthew Freedman and Chris Raybon break down both NFL Conference Championship matchups from both betting and DFS angles. Raybon believes the NFC Championship game will likely be decided by how Wade Phillips deals with Michael Thomas -- who absolutely torched Marcus Peters in their regular season matchup. The guys also debate Mark Ingram vs. CJ Anderson in DFS, and Freedman remarks on Anderson's Barry Bonds-like physical transformation this season. They go back-and-forth hypothesizing about the nearly-infinite number of ways Bill Belichick may game-plan for the Chiefs offense; but, they mutually agree that the Patriots aren't necessarily built to play from behind and must avoid a shootout at all costs.
NFC Championship Breakdown (2:35)
Trend of the Week (14:47)
NFC DFS Showdown Slate (15:57)
The Sharp Report (25:19)
AFC Championship Breakdown (27:50)
Dance of the Divas (43:04)
AFC DFS Showdown Slate (45:20)
Jan 18 2019
Rank #19: Free Agency News, Rumors & Analysis (aka The Antonio Brown Podcast)
Matthew Freedman and Ian Hartitz break down looming NFL Free Agency, focusing heavily on Antonio Brown’s trade to the Oakland Raiders. They break down what the deal means for AB’s fantasy stock and speculate on what his absence may mean for remaining pieces of the Steelers offense. Our experts break down top free agents for each skill position group, including speculation on Nick Foles to the Jags, Le’Veon Bell to the Jets, and more.
Antonio Brown to the Raiders (1:56)
Fallout for Steelers Players (8:16)
Free Agents Who Have Already Signed (11:41)
Best Available Free Agents (15:11)
Le’Veon Bell & Other FA Running Backs (21:16)
Wide Receivers (31:42)
Tight Ends (40:14)
Mar 11 2019
Rank #20: CFB Recap, Best Voicemails & Early Week 2 Angles | The Action Network Sports Betting Podcast
College football did NOT disappoint this weekend!
After a Thursday miracle cover for some by Texas State in College Station, Oregon blows an upset versus Auburn, Northwestern fumbles away a cover at Stanford in spectacular fashion, and all the thrills and chills of autumn were in mid-season form.
Host Stuckey is joined by Collin Wilson to go over everything we learned over a holiday weekend of action, including who to target in Week 2. The guys also dive into a bumper crop of listener voicemail rants from sea to shining sea.
Our duo returns on Friday morning for a deep dive into the college football slate, but for those looking for an early edge, check out Collin's Week 2 article here: https://www.actionnetwork.com/ncaaf/college-football-week-2-spreads-early-bets-texas-am-clemson-michigan
Bet Regret (4:30)
Listener Voicemails (12:30)
Sep 03 2019