Paul Anthony Lo Duca is an American retired professional baseball player and television personality. He is an analyst for The Action Network and co-host the show The Favorites - Part of The Action Network.
Chad and Bob Scucci recap Week 2 in the NFL before going over how the wiseguys are betting in Week 3. Chad then welcomes Darren Rovell back as they continue to go for the big prize of $1.5M in the Super Contest. The guys currently sit at 6-4 after the first two weeks and pick 5 more games for Week 3. Simon Hunter calls back in to review Chad and Darren’s picks and provides insights to which ones he likes and which ones he doesn’t. Those topics and more on this week’s episode of The Favorites.
The NFL is back! Chad welcomes back bookmaker to the world, Bob Scucci. Chad and Bob go over how all the wiseguys are betting the Week 1 NFL. Then, Chad talks about the Super Contest. Chad and Darren Rovell each pick 5 NFL games against the spread to win $1.5M. The guys are then joined by Simon Hunter, a professional football better from NJ. Simon goes over Chad and Darren’s picks and provides insight to which ones he likes and which ones he doesn’t. Those topics and more on this week’s episode of The Favorites.
Week 1 of College Football is here! Chad starts the show with bookmaker to the world, Bob Scucci. They discuss how the college football season seems bigger now than ever and how betting factors into the sport’s popularity. Scooch discusses how the unexpected retirement announcement of a high-profile player, such as Andrew Luck last weekend, plays into win total projections, point spreads, and fantasy perspectives. The guys look out some heavily bet games for this weekend. Then, Chad talks to Connor O'Gara from Saturday Down South. Can Georgia beat Alabama and go on to play in the National Championship? Connor gives some bold picks for betting against the spread in Week 1 of college football and then gives some early predictions for the College Football Playoff. Those topics and more on this week’s episode of The Favorites.
Football is in the air! Chad brings in Scooch to discuss Week 3 of the NFL Preseason, where starters usually see more of the action. How do book makers set lines for such an unpredictable time on the league calendar? What are some angles that you can take to bet the rollercoaster that is the preseason? The guys discuss that and much more. Then, Chad talks with Ralph Russo of the AP to discuss the College Football Top 25 poll that was released this week. How will Clemson handle being the top team entering the season? Who will win the Pac 12? Can the SEC East really challenge the SEC West? Those topics and plenty more on this football heavy edition of The Favorites.
It’s a college football spectacular! Chad Brings back bookmaker to the world Bob Scucci to talk College Football! USC, yes USC, is getting more action than anyone else to win the College Football Playoff. But that’s not the team that has Scooch worried. Plus, Scooch gives us the five season-win totals wiseguys have been betting the most. Next Chad welcomes ESPN college football insider Phil Steele, who reveals his improved teams, including the Nebraska Cornhuskers. The guys also discuss coaches that thrive as underdogs but struggle as favorites and how that will bode for coaches like Tom Herman in the long run. Finally Phil gives us his Playoff and Championship prediction with a new face sneaking in at the four seed!