Episode 26 of our sports betting show “I’ll Take That Bet” is live discussing the NFL Hall of Fame Game between the Chicago Bears and Baltimore Ravens, the NL Cy Young Award, Johnny Manziel and the CFL and much more.
If you missed the last episode, here’s the gist of the show: Two analysts — in today’s case, Geoff Schwartz and Paul Lo Duca — draft their favorite picks of the day from a board of 10 bets, plus a bonus side action bet. These are real wagers you can make across the gambling universe.
Here’s Wednesday’s board:
Here’s how the picks played out in today’s show. You can watch the full episode exclusively on ESPN+. You’ll want to stick around to the end for Geoff and Paul’s side bet on the Hall of Fame Game on Thursday night.
PICK NO. 1 (LO DUCA): Chicago Cubs over Pittsburgh Pirates (-115)
PICK NO. 2 (SCHWARTZ): Baltimore Ravens (-2.5) over Chicago Bears in 2018 Hall of Fame Game (-110)
PICK NO. 3 (LO DUCA): Joe Flacco to throw more than 19.5 touchdowns in 2018 (-110)
PICK NO. 4 (SCHWARTZ): Baltimore Ravens to win more than 8 games in 2018 (-140)
PICK NO. 5 (LO DUCA): Chicago Bears to win more than 6.5 games in 2018 (-150)
PICK NO. 6 (SCHWARTZ): Josh McCown to start in Week 1 of 2018 season for the New York Jets (-185)
PICK NO. 7 (LO DUCA): Saquon Barkley to rush for more than 1,099.5 yards in 2018 (-110)
PICK NO. 8 (SCHWARTZ): Joe Flacco to start more game at QB for the Baltimore Ravens in 2018 than Lamar Jackson (-750)
PICK NO. 9 (LO DUCA): Aaron Nola to win the 2018 NL Cy Young Award (+350)
PICK NO. 10 (SCHWARTZ): Hamilton Tiger Cats (-6.5) over Montreal Alouettes (-110)