Because you guys love gambling news and nuggets
• A bettor at an MGM sportsbook in Nevada on Saturday placed $110,000 bets on the Kansas City Chiefs -8.5 and the Washington Redskins -1.5 and a $100,000 bet on the New England Patriots -6 at even odds, according to sportsbook manager Scott Shelton. The Chiefs and Patriots covered the spread in wins over the Browns and Green Bay Packers, respectively. Washington failed to cover in a loss to the Atlanta Falcons.
• A bettor at BetStars’ sportsbook in New Jersey dropped $8.68 on an 11-team NFL parlay that turned into a $10,920 windfall, when the Patriots covered against the Packers on Sunday night. The other 10 legs of the parlay: Bears -10, Panthers -6, Chiefs -8, Falcons-Redskins over 47, Rams-Saints over 57, Steelers-Ravens under 46, Dolphins -3, Texans -1 and Chargers-Seahawks under 48. The odds on all 11 hitting were a cool 1,259-1.
Drop those on your buddy when you get to work.