Tag: Gambling

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Rebirth of Gamblor: Week 3 NFL Picks

Last week was another very fine week for the computer, with both models delivering solid performances.  Gamblor was 7-6 with a weighted...

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Rebirth of Gamblor: Week 2 NFL Picks

Gamblor started out quite well last week, laying out $704 and winning it all back, plus a tidy profit of $255.  Both models had...

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Rebirth of Gamblor: Week 1 NFL Picks

A few months ago in a conversation with Sports Illustrated, “Game of Thrones” creator George R.R. Martin compared a few...

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Gamblor Raids Again: Week 17 NFL Picks

Sorry, folks.  Gamblor actually had a profitable week last week, but I’m on vacation this week so I don’t have access to the...

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Gamblor Raids Again: Week 16 NFL Picks

Gamblor was actually looking pretty sharp last weekend, having put together a tidy profit of about $200 by the end of the weekend....

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Gamblor Raids Again: Week 15 NFL Picks

Last week, Gamblor suffered its worst beat of the year, but still almost managed to break even for the week. This week, it makes a big...

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Gamblor Raids Again: Week 14 NFL Picks

Away Home Spread Gamblor’s Pick Bet Amount Son of Gamblor’s Pick Bet Amount Overall Pick Overall Bet CLE at PIT -14 CLE $3.46...

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Gamblor Raids Again: Week 13 NFL Picks

I have to say, at this point the only positive thing I can find to say is that I’m glad I didn’t have much money left to lose...

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Gamblor Raids Again: Week 12 NFL Picks

I don’t even know what to say anymore.  Gamblor has effectively gone bankrupt.  After hitting a peak of +$1,910 after Week 9 last...

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Gamblor Raids Again: Week 11 NFL Picks

Gamblor's having a terrible season, but it's not backing down. The computer throws its lot in with the Chargers this week, hoping to claw...

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Gamblor Raids Again: Week 10 NFL Picks

Two weeks ago, the computer had its best week of the season, winning $264 primarily due to a big win by the Eagles.  Last week, the...

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Gamblor Raids Again: Week 9 NFL Picks

Last week the computer looked brilliant thanks to only one team: the Philadelphia Eagles.  The computer nailed its second-biggest bet of...

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Gamblor Raids Again: Week 8 NFL Picks

Back in Week 2, Gamblor and Son of Gamblor combined for a $191 bet on the Minnesota Vikings, who were favored by 3 points when hosting the...

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Gamblor Raids Again: Week 7 NFL Picks

Last week was about as vanilla as it’s possible for things to get when Gamblor is involved.  The computer only made three bets, all...

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Gamblor Raids Again: Week 6 NFL Picks

This might be Gamblor's quietest week ever, with just three games where the computer will be wagering actual money....

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Gamblor Raids Again: Week 5 NFL Picks

Gamblor got jobbed by the Philadelphia Eagles and their collapse last weekend, so it's looking up from the bottom of a pretty big hole this...

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Gamblor Raids Again: Week 4 NFL Picks

Gamblor's on a hot streak. Will it continue?...

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Gamblor Raids Again: Week 3 NFL Picks

Last week was heartbreaking for the computer, as its second, third, and fourth-biggest bets all flopped (Minnesota by blowing a 17 point...

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Gamblor Raids Again: Week 2 NFL Picks

Gamblor looks to bounce back from a disappointing first week of bets with big bets on the New Orleans Saints and Buffalo Bills....

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Gamblor Raids Again: Week 1 NFL Picks

Gamblor and Son of Gamblor have returned for a third season of NFL picks against the spread. Sportsbooks beware!...

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I Call Him SON OF GAMBLOR! Superbowl Pick

Thanks for checking in one last time this season!  Let’s see what Gamblor has to say about the Superbowl… Gamblor’s...

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I Call Him SON OF GAMBLOR! Season Summary

Well, it ended up being a profitable season.  And over the three years it has been active, Gamblor has now crossed into positive...

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I Call Him SON OF GAMBLOR! Divisional Playoffs

Ah, the divisional playoffs.  Which is a bit more interesting than usual because with the AFC West, AFC South, and NFC East divisional...

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I Call Him SON OF GAMBLOR! Week 17 NFL Picks

UPDATE: The lines have moved a bit – check the table at the top for any changes (they won’t be reflected in the capsules;...

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I Call Him SON OF GAMBLOR! Week 16 NFL Picks

I’m a nervous gambler.  Even in games that I’m winning comfortably, I compulsively dream up scenarios where through some...

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I Call Him SON OF GAMBLOR! Week 15 NFL Picks

I’m very sorry for taking such a long time last week to get my picks posted.  You see, I was in Mammoth on Sunday night and the...

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I Call Him SON OF GAMBLOR! Week 14 NFL Picks

What can I say? The computer went 10-3 on its bets last weekend, including a staggering 10-1 on Sunday. Unfortunately, the one bet it...

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I Call Him SON OF GAMBLOR! Week 13 NFL Picks

FRIDAY UPDATE: The Dolphins line moved up a half-point, which I actually find rather encouraging.  The computer now has $900 invested in...

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I Call Him SON OF GAMBLOR! Week 12 NFL Picks

Whoops – sorry for getting this posted so late.  There’s no money wagered on the Lions game, and the other bets for today are...

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I Call Him SON OF GAMBLOR! Week 11 NFL Picks

UPDATE: Well, the computer started off its week in a hole, as it badly missed its top play for the week last night.  The table below shows...