Bruce Marshall

Marshall: Thursday College Basketball Primer with Picks

Wright State (-2, 163.5) at Cleveland State… They’re the quintessential team of this season’s shoot ‘em up Horizon League, where high-scoring firefights have become as familiar as the icy winds off of Lake Erie. We’re talking about Wright State, whose previous claims to fame are being named after Orville & Wilbur (true!), owning a surprisingly beautiful Marshall: Thursday College Basketball Primer with Picks

Marshall: Week 16 NFL Trends

NEW ORLEANS at LA RAMS  (Thursday, December 21)… Saints have won and covered two straight, both at Superdome against punchless foes (Panthers & Giants), but had dropped previous three.  Also “under” 18-6 since mid 2022.  Surging Rams have won four of last five outright and have covered four straight.  Tech edge-Rams and slight to “under,” Marshall: Week 16 NFL Trends

Marshall: Week 13 NFL Trends

SEATTLE at DALLAS (Thursday, November 30)… Cowboys 8-3 vs. line this season, including 5-0 at home, where no win has been by fewer than 20 points.  Dallas also “over” 4-1 at Arlington, and 9-1 “over” last ten as host. Seahawks only 1-3-1 vs. spread last five this season, slowing down late in campaign as a Marshall: Week 13 NFL Trends

Marshall: Week 10 NFL Trends

CHICAGO at CAROLINA (Thursday, November 9)… Bears showing a bit of life, covers in 3 of last 5 after long slump (only one cover in preceding eleven), “over” 6-3 this season (though “under” 3-1 last four).  Panthers even worse, just 1-6-1 vs. line this season, “under” all four in Charlotte.  Tech edge-slight to Bears and Marshall: Week 10 NFL Trends

Marshall: Week 11 Technical Edges

EASTERN MICHIGAN at TOLEDO (Wednesday, November 8)… Eagles 5-1-1 vs. spread last seven meetings, EMU also now 22-1-1 last 24 as MAC road dog! Rockets only 4-11 as chalk since mid 2022.  Tech edge- Eastern Michigan, based on team and series trends. BOWLING GREEN at KENT STATE (Wednesday, November 8)… Road team has covered last Marshall: Week 11 Technical Edges

Marshall: Week 10 Technical Edges

BOSTON COLLEGE at SYRACUSE (Friday, November 3)…Home team has covered last three meetings. Eagles have won last four and covered three of those this season. BC also on 9-2-1 over run since late 2022. Orange in a real nosedive, 0-4 SU and vs. line last four this season. Tech edge-Boston College and over, based on Marshall: Week 10 Technical Edges

Marshall: Week 9 Technical Edges

JACKSONVILLE STATE at FLORIDA INTERNATIONAL (Wednesday, October 25)… Rich-Rod 5-2 vs. line and under 6-2 with Gamecocks in their FBS debut. Golden Panthers 5-2 as dog since late 2022, also under 5-3 this season. Tech edge-slight to Florida International, based on team trends. UTEP at SAM HOUSTON (Wednesday, October 25)… Miners now 2-6 vs. line Marshall: Week 9 Technical Edges

Marshall: Week 8 NFL Trends

TAMPA BAY at BUFFALO (Thursday, October 26)… Bucs no covers three of last four this season, also “under” four in a row. Bills no covers last three this term, only 7-12 vs. spread since mid 2022. Buffalo “under” 5-2 in 2023.  Tech edge-“Under,” based on “totals’ trends. NEW ORLEANS at INDIANAPOLIS… Saints notched their first Marshall: Week 8 NFL Trends

Marshall: Week 7 NFL Trends

JACKSONVILLE at NEW ORLEANS (Thursday, October 19)… Jags surging with three wins and covers on the spin, 10-3 spread run since late 2022. Saints “under” 6-0 this season, 11-1 “under” last 12, 14-2 “under” since mid 2022.  Tech edge- “Under” and Jags, based on totals and team trends. ATLANTA at TAMPA BAY… Falcons covered both Marshall: Week 7 NFL Trends

Marshall: Week 6 NFL Trends

DENVER at KANSAS CITY (Thursday, October 12)… Broncos have lost a numbing 15 in a row to the Chiefs, last win during first meeting of the Denver Super Bowl season of 2015.  Yet Broncos have covered last three and four of last five meetings. Last three in series “over” as well.  Tech edge-“Over,” based on Marshall: Week 6 NFL Trends

Marshall: Week 5 CFB Technical Edges

Bruce Marshall, formerly of The Gold Sheet, has been providing content and picks in the sports betting industry for decades. You can find his work weekly here at MajorWager, and you can find more of his picks and analysis at both VegasInsider and SportsLine. MIDDLE TENNESSEE at WESTERN KENTUCKY (Thursday, September 28)… Tops have now Marshall: Week 5 CFB Technical Edges

Marshall: Week 4 NFL Trends

Bruce Marshall, formerly of The Gold Sheet, has been providing content and picks in the sports betting industry for decades. You can find his work weekly here at MajorWager, and you can find more of his picks and analysis at both VegasInsider and SportsLine. DETROIT at GREEN BAY (Thursday, September 28).. Lions have now won and Marshall: Week 4 NFL Trends

Marshall: Week 2 NFL Trends

MINNESOTA at PHILADELPHIA (Thursday, September 14)… Birds won and covered over Vikes also in Week 2 last season (Monday night). Though 13-6 SU since last season, Minny only 7-11 vs. line, and 2-4 as dog.  Vikes also “over” 19-8 since mid 2021 despite “under” in opener vs Bucs.   Birds 8-3 vs. line at Linc last Marshall: Week 2 NFL Trends

Marshall: Week 2 Technical Edges

VANDERBILT at WAKE FOREST…Wake won and covered this matchup 45-25 last season at Nashville. Note however that the visiting team is 9-0 vs. the line in Vandy non-conference games since Clark Lea arrived in 2021. Dores have covered seven of last nine as visitor. Deacs have covered just 1 of last 6 reg season games Marshall: Week 2 Technical Edges

Marshall: Week 1 CFB Technical Report

Editor’s Note: Bruce Marshall has been involved in the sports betting industry for several decades. You may recognize his name from his work through the years at The Gold Sheet and VegasInsider. We’re thrilled to announce that he’ll be providing weekly football content for MajorWager during the 2023 season!  NC STATE at UCONN (Thursday, August Marshall: Week 1 CFB Technical Report