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Larry Hartstein
+1475 25-9 IN LAST 34 NFL PICKS
+1534 87-58 IN LAST 145 MLB PICKS
A former lead writer for Covers and The Linemakers, Larry combines a vast network of Vegas sources with an analytical approach he honed while working for Pro Football Focus. Entering the 2021 season, Larry is 351-291 all-time on NFL sides (plus $2,212), including 326-280 ATS. Larry also dominates college basketball, going 245-193-8 ATS (plus $3,205) the past two seasons. He appears regularly on "The Early Edge," SportsLine's popular daily podcast hosted by Jonathan Coachman. Catch "The Early Edge" live at 10 a.m. ET on SportsLine's YouTube page. For Larry Hartstein media inquiries, contact SportsLine@CBSInteractive.com.
Adam Silverstein
+1087 21-9 IN LAST 30 NFL ATS PICKS
+270 6-3 IN LAST 9 CFB ATS PICKS

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CBS Sports' managing editor, Adam has been picking college football and NFL since 2002. Born and raised in Florida, he has been covering sports since 1996 when he began his own newsletter and has not stopped following the ins and outs of the games we love. Though he will take the occasional underdog, Adam often looks for value with the favorites, especially after sharp money comes in and lines fall below key numbers. Since joining SportsLine, he's a strong 206-178-16 ATS in the NFL, returning $1,051 to $100 players. For Adam Silverstein media inquiries, contact SportsLine@CBSInteractive.com.
Tom Fornelli
Tom Fornelli
#TrustTheProcess
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+875 11-2 IN LAST 13 NFL ATS PICKS
+435 11-6 IN LAST 17 CFB O/U PICKS
+400 4-0 IN LAST 4 MLB PICKS
A CBS Sports writer since 2010, the entertaining Fornelli is perhaps best known for his college football expertise. Now he's spreading his wings on SportsLine, demonstrating his prowess in every single sport. You'll get maximum access to Fornelli's picks only on SportsLine. For Tom Fornelli media inquiries, contact SportsLine@CBSInteractive.com.
Micah Roberts
Micah Roberts
Former Vegas Bookmaker
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+810 19-10 IN LAST 29 NFL ATS PICKS
+1980 92-64-2 IN LAST 158 MLB PICKS
+855 25-15-1 LAST 41 CFB SIDES

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Micah Roberts has worked in the Las Vegas sportsbook industry for 20-plus years, including a 13-year run as Station Casinos' book director. Armed with an elaborate network of sources, Roberts has unmatched info in multiple sports. He is arguably the nation's premier NASCAR betting expert. He also crushes college football and is coming off a 2020 season in which he nailed 61 percent of his plays. For Micah Roberts media inquiries, contact SportsLine@CBSInteractive.com.
R.J. White
R.J. White
Super Stat Geek
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+795 31-21-1 IN LAST 53 NFL ATS PICKS
CBS Sports' managing editor of Fantasy and gambling, R.J. twice has cashed huge in the world's most prestigious handicapping tournament, the Westgate Las Vegas SuperContest. In 2017 he tied for 18th out of 2,748 contestants with a 52-29-4 mark against the spread. In 2015 he tied for 39th out of 1,727 entries with a 51-32-2 record. Over the past six years, R.J.'s SuperContest picks are 279-210-21 (57.1 percent). He shares those five weekly picks on SportsLine. Beyond his weekly SuperContest column, R.J. consistently crushes the NFL: Along with ending the 2020 season as SportsLine's No. 1 NFL expert, he went 354-295-22 on ATS picks from 2017-20, returning $2,613 to $100 players. R.J. has many years of experience analyzing NFL statistics and trends, beginning with Super Bowl XXV, and it shows in his insightful writeups and winning picks. For R.J. White media inquiries, contact SportsLine@CBSInteractive.com.
John Bollman
+5351 181-132 IN LAST 313 MLB PICKS
+540 7-2 IN LAST 9 NHL ML PICKS
John Bollman combines MLB front-office experience with a deep statistical background. In 2018 Bollman, who has a master's degree in biostatistics, worked in the Toronto Blue Jays' analytics department, focusing on high-performance sports science and player development. In addition to his elite baseball mind, John’s expertise encompasses the NHL and NFL. He is known for his ability to quantify the unquantifiable. For John Bollman media inquiries, contact SportsLine@CBSInteractive.com.
Matt Snyder
Matt Snyder
Stick With What Works
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+2916 67-34 IN LAST 101 MLB ML PICKS
Baseball-obsessed since a young child, a fan of gambling from nickel-and-dime poker as a teen to $5 blackjack as a broke college kid and eventually onto major sports betting, the transition always seemed inevitable for Matt Snyder. CBS Sports' longest-tenured baseball expert teams simple logic learned back from his baseball-playing days, such as "stick with what works," with extensive background analytics. He went 26-18 in the 2020 playoffs, including 8-4 in World Series bets.
Matt Severance
+2881 286-197-6 IN LAST 489 MLB PICKS
+761 8-1 IN LAST 9 NFL ML PICKS
+590 7-1 IN LAST 8 NBA PICKS
+542 9-3 IN LAST 12 NHL PICKS
+340 5-1 IN LAST 6 CFB ML PICKS
Matt Severance is a well-connected writer and handicapper who has worked in the industry since 2005. After joining SportsLine, Matt quickly established himself as a top expert. He went 187-129 (plus $1,068) in the 2020-21 NHL season and 149-126-1 (plus $989) in the 2020-21 college basketball season. He believes in buying points in football to get off a push number like 3 or 7. He understands that oddsmakers don't do as much homework on lower-tier FBS games, creating betting opportunities. And he says homefield advantage is underrated in some markets and overrated in others. For Matt Severance media inquiries, contact SportsLine@CBSInteractive.com.
Mike Tierney
+1220 21-8 IN LAST 29 CFB PICKS
+180 15-12 IN LAST 27 NFL ATS PICKS
A veteran sportswriter whose work appears periodically in the New York Times and Los Angeles Times, Mike Tierney has covered the NFL for decades and reported from seven Super Bowls. Mike does not consider himself a pet lover. But he likes 'dogs, preferring to evaluate each game from the underdog's point of view. Mike has used that philosophy to crush the NFL, going 187-147 ATS (56 percent) the past three seasons. All-time at SportsLine (2016-20), Mike is 347-291 on all NFL picks, returning $2,534 to $100 players. For Mike Tierney media inquiries, contact SportsLine@CBSInteractive.com.
Kenny White
+1101 25-13-1 IN LAST 39 MLB O/U PICKS
+280 5-2 IN LAST 7 CFB ATS PICKS
+90 2-1 IN LAST 3 NFL PICKS

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Kenny White learned the bookmaking business on his father's knee. By age 24 he was running a sportsbook and at 26 he was setting lines for Vegas' biggest casinos. A two-time winner of the prestigious Stardust Football Invitational, the originator of Player Power Ratings and the former head of the powerful Las Vegas Sports Consultants, Kenny arrived to SportsLine armed with new algorithms, ready to exploit mistakes in the betting line. Look for this legendary oddsmaker's picks, analysis and videos in every major sport. For Kenny White media inquiries, contact SportsLine@CBSInteractive.com.
Zack Cimini
Zack Cimini
Contrarian with Chutzpah
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+961 107-95 LAST 202 MLB SIDES
+320 12-8-1 IN LAST 21 NFL ATS PICKS
+90 2-1 IN LAST 3 CFB ATS PICKS
A Las Vegas handicapper who's never afraid to buck conventional wisdom, Zack excels in multiple sports. Over the past two NBA seasons, Zack is 134-101-1, returning $2,296 to $100 players. Entering the 2021 MLB season, Zack sported an all-time record of 428-373-6, returning $2,001 to $100 bettors. And alltime in college basketball, Zack is 325-279, returning $1,917 to $100 players. Zack appears regularly on "The Early Edge," SportsLine's popular daily podcast hosted by Jonathan Coachman. Catch "The Early Edge" live at 10 a.m. ET on SportsLine's YouTube page. For Zack Cimini media inquiries, contact SportsLine@CBSInteractive.com.
Jeff Hochman
Jeff Hochman
West Coast Wiseguy
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+800 8-0 IN LAST 8 CFB ATS PICKS
+786 18-9 IN LAST 27 MLB PICKS
+169 5-3-1 IN LAST 9 NFL ATS PICKS
Jeff Hochman burst onto the sports betting scene in the 1990s. Today he's one of the nation's most respected handicappers. "This is not a hobby of mine," Hochman says. "It's my business and I take it very seriously." Hochman dominates multiple sports but is perhaps best known for his NHL acumen. Over the past six years, Hochman has hit well over 60 percent of his NHL plays while returning over $30,000 to those following him. For Jeff Hochman media inquiries, contact SportsLine@CBSInteractive.com.
Stephen Oh
+700 7-0 IN LAST 7 MLB O/U PICKS
+500 5-0 IN LAST 5 CFB PICKS
SportsLine's principal data engineer, Stephen specializes in sports simulations, projections and advanced statistical analysis. He is a co-founder of AccuScore. Over the past four NCAA Tournaments, Stephen's upset bracket has called 15 of the 26 double-digit seed upsets in the first round. In MLB, Stephen has dominated three straight seasons, returning $3,178 to $100 bettors. And in the NFL, Stephen has posted five straight winning seasons. For Stephen Oh media inquiries, contact SportsLine@CBSInteractive.com.
Hank Goldberg
+700 7-0 IN LAST 7 NFL ATS PICKS
Legendary handicapper Hammerin' Hank Goldberg joined SportsLine in 2018 and promptly cashed huge for SportsLine members, predicting each of Justify's Triple Crown wins. A beloved national treasure, Hammer enjoyed a 17-year ESPN run in which he had only two losing seasons picking NFL games. He's continued to cash in on the NFL for SportsLine members. Hammer enters the 2021 season on a 53-34 NFL best bets heater, including nailing the Buccaneers (+3) and the Under (56) in Tampa Bay's 31-9 upset of Kansas City in Super Bowl 55. For Hank Goldberg media inquiries, contact SportsLine@CBSInteractive.com.
Kyle Akins
Kyle Akins
SportsBook Breakers
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+570 9-3 IN LAST 12 NFL PICKS
+445 12-7 IN LAST 19 MLB O/U PICKS
+380 6-2 IN LAST 8 CFB O/U PICKS
Kyle is a data-driven expert with a decade of handicapping success. He built an extensive database of historically-driven team and player trends, along with extremely valuable league-wide situations. Using his MBA background, Kyle combines this statistical analysis with an understanding of value propositions. Kyle dominates college football, going 284-224-11 (+$3,864) since the start of the 2017 season. He's also coming off a strong 2020-21 NBA season, as he went 58-45-1 (56 percent). For Kyle Akins media inquiries, contact SportsLine@CBSInteractive.com.
Emory Hunt
Emory Hunt
The Czar of the Playbook
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+400 4-0 IN LAST 4 NFL ATS PICKS
+180 4-2 IN LAST 6 CFB ATS PICKS
No one knows college football personnel and X's and O's better than Emory Hunt. Born and raised in New Orleans, Hunt played running back at the University of Louisiana-Lafayette and coached high school football before starting Football Gameplan, an in-depth analysis site. Emory went 178-149-2 in college football over the past two seasons, returning $1,477 to $100 players. A CBS Sports HQ analyst, Hunt can be seen regularly breaking down CFB and NFL matchups. For Emory Hunt media inquiries, contact SportsLine@CBSInteractive.com.
Jerry Palm
+300 3-0 IN LAST 3 CFB PICKS
Jerry Palm was the first to bring RPI out in the open and is one of the pioneers of predicting the March Madness bracket. After tracking it for more than 20 years, he understands the NCAA Tournament selection process as well as those involved in setting the bracket. When the BCS was created in 1998, Jerry brought that same statistical and analytical know-how to football. That continued with the BCS's evolution into the College Football Playoff. Now, Jerry is showcasing that expertise on SportsLine. For Jerry Palm media inquiries, contact SportsLine@CBSInteractive.com.
Mike Barner
+300 3-0 IN LAST 3 NBA ATS PICKS
Mike is a nationally-acclaimed NBA Fantasy expert, both season-long and DFS, who uses in-depth knowledge of every roster to find betting advantages. Over the past two seasons, Mike crushed sportsbooks with a 291-229-8 record, returning $3,876 to $100 bettors. Mike was nominated in 2018 for Basketball Writer of the Year by the Fantasy Sports Writers Association. His work has appeared in Sports Illustrated and on Yahoo, RotoWire and KFFL. He's also been featured on ESPN Radio. The day-in, day-out NBA grind is the fun part for Mike. He digs deep into the data, examining team trends and projecting game outcomes, while watching as many games as possible to gain an edge. For Mike Barner media inquiries, contact SportsLine@CBSInteractive.com
Max Gorenstein
+300 3-0 IN LAST 3 NFL O/U PICKS
Max is just 22 but he knows numbers and sports inside out. He understands matchups and trends -- which are relevant, which are fluff. In June 2021, Max debuted with SportsLine and promptly crushed MLB props and team totals, going 91-66 (plus $2,010 for $100 bettors) in his first three months. All plays were given out on Twitter (@MaxGorenstein) or on The Early Edge podcast, which can be watched daily on SportsLine's YouTube page. Now Max will be posting his picks with analysis here, exclusively for SportsLine members. For Max Gorenstein media inquiries, contact SportsLine@CBSInteractive.com.
Josh Nagel
Josh Nagel
Senior Analyst
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+290 4-1 IN LAST 5 CFB ATS PICKS

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Josh Nagel is a Reno-based analyst and radio host who has worked in the sports handicapping industry for more than 20 years. SportsLine's assistant managing editor has covered the wagering industry on a variety of platforms, and has won numerous sports handicapping contests. He prides himself on consistency and insightful analysis. He has hit 61 percent of his NBA spread picks since the start of the 2017 season, and has hit the NFL at a 56-percent clip over the same period. He also has connected on 59 percent of his CFB spread picks over the past two seasons. What's more, he has a documented 40-22 record on SportsLine proposition-bet specials, which includes a 5-0-1 mark in the 2019 NFL conference championship games. For Josh Nagel media inquiries, contact SportsLine@CBSInteractive.com.
Brett Anderson
+285 4-1 IN LAST 5 NFL ATS PICKS

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A CBS Sports NFL editor, Brett Anderson has been covering the NFL and other sports for 25 years, from the Midwest to Midtown Manhattan to South Florida. He joined his first NFL picks pool at age 12 and has been hammering home dogs ever since. Brett's strategy is a hybrid of data, game film and gut instinct, and he also seeks out prognosticators on a serious streak to either ride along with the red hot or, often more profitably, fade the ice cold. For Brett Anderson media inquiries, contact SportsLine@CBSInteractive.com.
Josh Pate
Josh Pate
Pate State University
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+277 5-2 IN LAST 7 CFB PICKS

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Josh Pate is a national college football analyst for 247Sports and CBS Sports HQ. He is the creator and host of The Late Kick with Josh Pate, which airs live on the 247Sports YouTube channel and across all podcast platforms. In his debut season at 247Sports, Josh's college football plays (dubbed the Ramen Noodle Express) went 53-34 ATS (61 percent). Josh blends intel from a network of team insiders with his own proprietary model to gain early edges on fresh college football lines. He appears on a multitude of regional and national radio programs weekly and frequently discusses wagering on his social platforms (@LateKickJosh). Now, see all of his picks, as soon as they're released, at SportsLine. For Josh Pate media inquiries, contact SportsLine@CBSInteractive.com.
Allan Bell
+195 10-7 IN LAST 17 NFL ATS PICKS
+85 2-1 IN LAST 3 CFB PICKS
Allan Bell was a founding creator of NFL coverage at 247Sports where he served as managing editor before joining the SportsLine team in 2019. You have likely heard him in radio markets from Los Angeles to New York, Nashville and everywhere else in between. He brings a wealth of knowledge to attack the boards, using both an analytical approach and his connections to former players and front office members to understand the 'why' and truly get inside the lines. Allan believes a winning wager only has value when you bring others with you. His method is simple: We win together. Let's have a day!
Justin Perri
+189 3-1 IN LAST 4 MLB O/U PICKS
+90 2-1 IN LAST 3 NFL ATS PICKS

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Physics researcher turned sports data analyst, Justin is part of a new wave of sharp bettors who use predictive statistical modeling to find mathematical edges. His college basketball model debuted last season and returned $2,590 to $100 bettors (173-130, 57.1 percent). In the first weekend of March Madness, Justin went on an unheard-of 15-0 ATS tear. For Justin Perri media inquiries, contact SportsLine@CBSInteractive.com.
Barrett Sallee
+159 6-4 IN LAST 10 CFB ATS PICKS
A nationally known CBS Sports college football writer, Sallee debuted with SportsLine in 2017 and has delivered in a big way. Over the past two years, he went 79-55 (59 percent) in his popular best bets column and 109-84-3 (plus $1,659) overall. Sallee hosts shows on SiriusXM College and appears regularly on CBS Sports HQ. He is a regular on local, regional and national radio programs, including The Paul Finebaum Show on ESPN Radio and the SEC Network. For Barrett Sallee media inquiries, contact SportsLine@CBSInteractive.com.
Mike McClure
+120 3-2 IN LAST 5 NFL PICKS
+90 2-1 IN LAST 3 CFB PICKS

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Mike is a professional DFS player and SportsLine predictive data engineer, specializing in player projections and advanced statistical analysis. Mike has nearly $2 Million in DFS winnings in addition to being recognized in the book “Fantasy Football (and Baseball) for Smart People: How to Turn your hobby into a Fortune” as a top Daily Fantasy Baseball Player. He appears regularly on "The Early Edge," SportsLine's popular daily podcast hosted by Jonathan Coachman. Catch "The Early Edge" live at 10 a.m. ET on SportsLine's YouTube page. For Mike McClure media inquiries, contact SportsLine@CBSInteractive.com.
Tim Doyle
Tim Doyle
Big Ten Baller
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Tim Doyle is a former All-Big Ten basketball player at Northwestern. He made his bones on the playgrounds of New York City and was featured in the book “Asphalt Gods” about his outstanding play at the famed Rucker Park in Harlem. Doyle has called games for CBS, the Big Ten Network and ESPN and appears regularly on the SportsLine show on CBS Sports HQ. He handicaps games based on matchups, and focuses heavily on coaches. For Tim Doyle media inquiries, contact SportsLine@CBSInteractive.com.
Ameer Tyree

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Ameer Tyree is a Charlotte-based sports betting and DFS analyst who made a name for himself covering various sports for DraftKings Nation as a staff writer. While Tyree specializes in basketball and has hit on an impressive 61% of his NBA picks since the 2019-20 NBA season, he also prides himself on finding undervalued options in the gambling and fantasy landscape across the NFL, EPL, the Bundesliga, and college sports. He strives to find diamonds in the rough by scouring sportsbooks for the most desirable plus-money props. Tyree appears regularly on "The Early Edge," SportsLine's popular daily podcast hosted by Jonathan Coachman. Catch "The Early Edge" live at 10 a.m. ET on SportsLine's YouTube page. For Ameer Tyree media inquiries, contact SportsLine@CBSInteractive.com.