3 Lessons from Betting on the NFL Draft

With the first betting event related to North American sports now in the books, I wanted to take some notes of what I learned from betting on the NFL 2020 draft. We posted our prop bets article (can be found here) with the intent to help you get some action on the event as well as, reflect on how we did. Some did better than others but, I believe for some picks we all had the same thought process…

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NFL Draft 2020: Prop Bets

We here at CoastersCorner have been salivating for any opportunity to bet on something besides E-Sports…tomorrow is that day! Mock draft after mock draft, expert analysis and seeing through the smoke and mirrors are only some things we focused on when making our wagers. We will do a follow-up article to see who did the best and who can we maybe view as the NFL Draft tout of our website. Without further adieu, here are the prop bets from 5 of our experts.

Comment on this post with your favourite prop bets or your favourite bet from one of our experts! Let’s make draft day great again.

Rob Gronkowski is a Buccaneer!

Oh how the turn tables! What a world we are currently living in. Rob Gronkowski came out of retirement, passed a physical and was traded all in the span of about 30 minutes earlier this afternoon. The trade that sent the perennial tight end from New England to Tampa Bay was a 4th rounder in exchange for Gronkowksi and a 7th…

NHL Mock Draft 2020: Picks 1-10

Senators fans have been simulating the lottery ever since the Covid-19 lockout started. The team here at CoastersCorner decided to make a mock draft of one of these simulations…sadly the Sens did not get first pick. We had 8 experts…

Mekhi Becton Flagged for Drug Test: Knee-Jerk Reactions

We were notified yesterday that a few players were flagged for failed drug tests, including projected top 10 pick Mekhi Becton. According to Ian Rapoport, teams were made aware of this at the combine and he also went on to say that Becton had no failed drug tests in his collegiate career. Here are a few of my knee-jerk reactions:

NFL Mock Draft: Round 2

8 Coaster’s Corner Experts, 4 Teams each, in our 2nd full round of the 2020 NFL Draft. Each expert was assigned their favourite team and an additional 3 teams to play the role as (virtual) GM. The draft is set to occur on April 23rd, 2020 and our experts could not help but take a crack at it. Here are our results of round 2:

Sungjae Im, remember the name,

Let There be GOLF: PGA Tour Revised Schedule

I do not want to get too excited but we have two straight days of good news within the sports world. Yesterday, Dr. Fauci said he sees a path to sports being played in the summer with extensive supervision. Today, the PGA Tour released its revised schedule for the 2019-2020 season. Below we can find the new dates of scheduled tournaments:

Dr. Fauci: SPORTS ARE BACK…Well They Can Be

You probably have seen Dr. Fauci on T.V by now, he has been spearheading the charge on fighting the corona virus in the U.S. He has been the director of the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases since 1984 but more importantly, a Nationals fan since they moved to D.C back in 2005. Here are a few quotes from one of his recent media scrums regarding sports and its future…

NFL Teams if they were NHL Teams: An 8 Part Series, AFC East

Amidst a pandemic, our creative juices have been pushed to new highs. The team here at CoastersCorner thought we could do a comparison of NFL teams to NHL teams. We focused predominantly on where they currently stand and for some teams, their franchises’ recent success/failure…

NFL Teams if they were NHL Teams: An 8 Part Series, AFC West

Amidst a pandemic, our creative juices have been pushed to new highs. The team here at CoastersCorner thought we could do a comparison of NFL teams to NHL teams. We focused predominantly on where they currently stand and for some teams, their franchises’ recent success/failure…