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4 Unique Ways to Bet on the NFL

Most people who wager on football bet on a team against the spread or the total. But there are so many more ways out there in 2014 to have money on the game. Here are four ways you can bet on the NFL this week without playing a straight side or total.


New Jersey legislation would have allowed gamblers to place sports bets in the state's casinos and racetracks. (Keystone/Getty Images)

Christie Vetoes Sports Betting In New Jersey

Veto seen as defeat for Atlantic City casinos.


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8 Accused Of Illegal World Cup Betting In Vegas

Suspects from Malaysia, China and Hong Kong allegedly ran an illegal gambling ring from high-roller suites in Caesars Palace.


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Stock Trader Wins $500k Picking NFL Games

David Frohardt-Lane was also the only participant in the contest to predict 67% of the winners.


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Kiosks In Bars May Be Doomed

A measure pushed by the Nevada Resort Association to get rid of sports betting kiosks in bars and restaurants has cleared the Senate and now moves to the Assembly.


Wide receiver Golden Tate #81 of the Seattle Seahawks makes a catch in the end zone to defeat the Green Bay Packers on a controversial call by the officials at CenturyLink Field on Sept. 24, 2012 in Seattle, Wash. (credit: Otto Greule Jr/Getty Images)

Top Oddsmaker: Blown Call Caused $1 Billion To Change Hands In Sports Betting

A top oddsmaker believes last night’s controversial blown call was worth a billion dollars in sports betting.


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NFL, College Football Big Business In Vegas

Sunday marks the true beginning of the NFL season and the chance to get rich is always an option in Nevada.



Online Gaming Sites Gain Ground

Sports bettors have helped online gambling sites gain visitors.

CBS Las Vegas–10/25/2011

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Sports Betting…There’s An App For That

A new sports betting app has been approved by the Nevada Gaming Commission.

CBS Las Vegas–10/14/2011

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Super Bowl Betting Up From Last Year

Nevada sports books post small profit, but total wagering falls short of all-time high.

CBS Las Vegas–02/08/2011