Over/Under bettors for Saturday USFL game between Houston Gamblers And the defending hero Birmingham Stallion They celebrate, thanks to the returning gamblers Mark Thompson And the end of the stallions is narrow L Michael Pettway.
under the bookies? They took the two teams together for 27 points in the fourth quarter as the Gamblers cruised to a 27-20 win in Birmingham, Alabama, covering both teams by half a point.
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Let’s take a look at the frantic final minutes in which bettors on both sides of the combined 46.5-point O/U line were sitting on the edge of their seats.
Under the bettors were in good shape as the Stallions led 13-7 heading into the fourth quarter.
They were still in good shape as Birmingham, trailing 20-13, turned the ball over on downs at their own 16-yard line with 1 minute and 46 seconds left in the game.
Gamblers running back Mark Thompson rushing for three touchdowns
Houston running back Mark Thompson rushed for 78 yards and three scores in a 27-20 win over the Birmingham Stallions.
To make matters worse, the Stallions were called upon to take an unsportsmanlike penalty, moving the ball to No. 8.
Instead of sitting on the ball to try to run the clock, Thompson ran around right end to make it 27-13, his second straight game with three TDs.
Under the bookies were tense but still covered, and the Stallions haven’t scored a touchdown since the second quarter.
But the Stallions proceeded to drive 57 yards in seven plays, as Pettway caught a TD pass along the back of the end zone with 10 seconds left after the quarter. Alex McGough He had time to slip to his left from the pocket
Under the bettors knew what would happen next – Brandon AubryThe plus point was good.
Final: Gamblers 27, Stallions 20. Total Points Scored: 47 after both teams scored three touchdowns in the last 3 1/2 minutes.
The bettors probably won’t get around to this for a while…
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