Gennady “GGG” Golovkin is a minus-150 favorite over Saul “Canelo” Alvarez in Saturday’s middleweight title fight at T-Mobile Arena. The total is 9.5 rounds (over minus-250).
Handicappers Kelly Stewart and Alex B. Smith lead the contest with 7-3 records against the spread.
Atlanta’s head won’t be pounding as bad at home Sunday, when it literally faces the hair of the dog in Green Bay linebacker Clay Matthews, whose Packers are 3-point underdogs in a rematch of January’s NFC title game.
Oklahoma State is 19-12-2 against the spread as a road favorite during coach Mike Gundy’s 13-year tenure at his alma mater.
The Houston Texans and Cincinnati Bengals gave us a perfect example of why the NFL is hurting its product. They played a game that featured 16 punts and one touchdown Thursday night.
The Gold Sheet handicapper Bruce Marshall provides the Review-Journal with NFL tech notes and trends from Goldsheet.com.