Jason has been hooked on soccer since watching Real Madrid and Manchester United in the 2003 Champions League, and has been betting on the sport for nearly 15 years. He has given soccer gambling and fantasy advice for nearly a decade, writing for sites including Rotowire, SB Nation, and The TwinSpires Edge. Jason lives in Louisville, Kentucky and is an on-air contributor with ESPN Louisville 680, where he co-hosts University of Kentucky football and basketball post-game shows and produces the weekly Soccer City Radio show covering Louisville City and Racing Louisville.
Sport to bet on: Soccer
Sports movie: Dodgeball
Sports snack: Wings
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Netherlands and United States have both had feeble attacks throughout this World Cup, so we're not envisioning many fireworks when the two clash Saturday. Check out our betting picks for the best angles as the knockout stage begins.
South Korea will be desperate and need to go all-out against a superior Portugal squad. See why that will spell their doom — and also lead to lots of goals — in our World Cup picks.
Argentina need a win to ensure passage to the Round of 16 and who better to help make sure that happens than Lionel Messi? While Poland have looked strong, particularly on the defensive end, our betting picks doubt their firepower.
The United States need a win and three critical points to advance through to the Round of 16, but with so much at stake, their final Group B match against Iran projects to be tight and cagey. Find out the best bet in our World Cup betting picks below.
Can defensive-minded Uruguay find enough scoring power to pull out an unexpected win over Cristiano Ronaldo and Portugal to close out Matchday 2 in Group H? It's a tall task, especially as the Portuguese look to wrap up a spot in the Round of 16.
Thanksgiving Day is behind us, but there is still plenty of sports betting action to get us through this long weekend. With Week 13 comes plenty of opportunities for college football upsets, and we've picked out three favorites — including Louisville.
England opened up Group B play with a bang, trouncing Iran 6-2 earlier this week. Now, they face a United States squad that kicked things off with a disappointing draw vs. Wales. Will England fully assert their dominance over the group on Friday?
A late penalty from Gareth Bale salvaged a point for Wales against the USMNT and they now have a superb chance at three points vs. Iran. Our World Cup betting picks break down the side and total for this Group B clash.
Simply put, Ghana will have great difficulty walking away with three points against Portugal. With the favorites expected to win easily, our World Cup betting picks look at which way Ronaldo and Co. will claim victory.
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Neither Mexico nor Poland have high-octane offenses and this game's total is a tick lower than normal as a result. Poland's primary offensive contributor is Robert Lewandowski. Can he provide enough punch to give his team the edge?
Wales and the United States are likely to be playing it safe with England looming, and the Americans' scoring woes don't bode well for the prospects of fireworks in this Group B matchup, as our World Cup picks explain.
The host country haven't lost their opening match in 18 straight World Cups, but will Ecuador be able to break that trend Sunday? We answer that and much more in our World Cup betting picks for Ecuador vs. Qatar.
As the World Cup draws close to kickoff, everything from injuries, to weather, to shifting odds will shape how to bet on soccer's biggest tournament. Find out the latest info as we prepare for the showcase in Qatar.
The Oklahoma State Cowboys are 7-point underdogs on Saturday but we're backing them in Norman against a Sooners team that has been a mess defensively. Find out more in this weekend's best college football upset picks.
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Brazil haven't won a World Cup — or even reached the finals — since 2002 despite always being among the favorites. As Neymar inches toward the end of his prime, our Group G preview wonders if the Samba Boys can find glory vs. some stiff competition.
In Lionel Messi's possible final crack at World Cup glory, he will be looking to secure his legacy as possibly the greatest Argentina has ever seen. As winning the group stage is a foregone conclusion, the question is who will join them in the Round of 16.
Could Group B be the real Group of Death in the 2022 World Cup with England, the United States, Wales, and Iran duking it out? England are the favorites to win this group, but they struggled in the Nations League. Can Harry Kane & Co. rebound?
Manchester United have had no problem playing at Craven Cottage, as they've fared extremely well there recently. Find out why they hold the advantage yet again in our Fulham vs. Manchester United betting picks.