Jennifer Piacenti

Jennifer Piacenti

In addition to being a fantasy sports and betting analyst at Sports Illustrated, Jennifer is a radio host for Sirius XM Fantasy Sports Radio, and she hosts her own podcast, “Waiver Wired” on the Extra Points podcast network. Jennifer has been nominated for multiple FSWA awards for her NFL DFS video series. She’s a Scott Fish Bowl Finalist, and she finished third overall in the 2021 NFFC post-season mini. Jennifer is also a featured expert on MLB Network’s “Bettor’s Eye,” and a member of the esteemed Tout Wars, the fantasy baseball battle of the experts.

May 14, 2024; Boston, Massachusetts, USA; Boston Red Sox starting pitcher Nick Pivetta (37) pitches against the Tampa Bay Rays during the third inning at Fenway Park. Mandatory Credit: Eric Canha-USA TODAY Sports
Betting

Walk-Off Wagers: MLB Best Bets Today Plus-Money Pitcher Strikeout Props to Target (Framber Valdez and Nick Pivetta)

Breaking down a pair of plus money prop bets for the Major League Baseball action on Wednesday.

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Dec 17, 2023; Miami Gardens, Florida, USA; New York Jets quarterback Aaron Rodgers walks on the field prior to the game against the Miami Dolphins Hard Rock Stadium. Mandatory Credit: Jasen Vinlove-USA TODAY Sports
FANTASY

On the Mend: Aaron Rodgers Fantasy Football Outlook and Injury Update

Can Rodgers return fantasy football value after missing last year with injury?

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May 29, 2024; Detroit, Michigan, USA;  Pittsburgh Pirates pitcher Paul Skenes (30) throws a pitch against the Detroit Tigers in the second inning at Comerica Park. Mandatory Credit: Lon Horwedel-USA TODAY Sports
Betting

MLB Best Bets: Plus-Money Player Props to Target for Cardinals vs. Pirates (Back Paul Skenes and Rowdy Tellez)

Breaking down a pair of plus-money props for the St. Louis Cardinals-Pittsburgh Pirates matchup on Tuesday, June 11.

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Oct 22, 2023; Inglewood, California, USA; Pittsburgh Steelers coach Mike Tomlin reacts after the game against the Los Angeles Rams at SoFi Stadium. Mandatory Credit: Kirby Lee-USA TODAY Sports
Betting

Mike Tomlin Signs Three-Year Extension with Steelers- Bet on George Pickens and Russell Wilson

Pittsburgh Steelers betting odds for 2024 following an extension for head coach Mike Tomlin, including how to bet on George Pickens season long player prop.

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Jun 8, 2024; Anaheim, California, USA;  Houston Astros designated hitter Yordan Alvarez (44) is congratulated in the dugout after hitting a two-run home run in the fourth inning against the Los Angeles Angels at Angel Stadium.
Betting

Walk-Off Wagers: MLB Best Bets Today (Bet Yordan Alvarez and Spencer Arrighetti Props at Plus-Money Tonight)

Breaking down a pair of plus-money props bets to consider for the Houston Astros-San Francisco Giants matchup on Monday night.

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Jun 1, 2024; Houston, Texas, USA; Houston Astros starting pitcher Framber Valdez

MLB Bets: Plus-Money Player Props to Target for Framber Valdez and Bobby Witt, Jr. Tonight

Let’s head into the weekend with a couple of plus-money player props!  Here are two that have appealing payouts tonight.  Framber Valdez under 4.5 strekouts (+1

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Jun 4, 2024; Cleveland, Ohio, USA; Kansas City Royals shortstop Bobby Witt Jr. (7) celebrates his two-run home run in the third inning against the Cleveland Guardians at Progressive Field. Mandatory Credit: David Richard-USA TODAY Sports
Betting

Walk-Off Wagers: MLB Best Bets Today (Back the Royals at Home for Plus-Money)

Royals vs Mariners prediction offers a chance at plus money for a team that's been rock solid at home.

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Jun 3, 2024; Atlanta, GA, USA; Atlanta Falcons quarterback Kirk Cousins (18) shown on the field during Falcons OTA at the Falcons Training facility. Mandatory Credit: Dale Zanine-USA TODAY Sports
FANTASY

Fantasy Football: Kirk Cousins' Injury Clouds Early-Season Outlook

Fantasy insider Jennifer Piacenti provides analysis of Kirk Cousins, explaining why she sees a slow start coming for the Falcons new QB.

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Apr 6, 2024; Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA; Pittsburgh Pirates pitcher Bailey Falter (26) throws against the Baltimore Orioles during the first inning at PNC Park. Mandatory Credit: David Dermer-USA TODAY Sports
Betting

Walk-Off Wagers: MLB Best Bets Today (Back Underdog Pirates vs. Dodgers for a Juicy Payout)

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Houston Texans quarterback C.J. Stroud (7) celebrates a touchdown run Houston Texans wide receiver Tank Dell (3) in the fourth quarter of a Week 10 NFL football game between the Houston Texans and the Cincinnati Bengals,
FANTASY

On the Mend: Tank Dell Injury Update and Fantasy Outlook

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May 5, 2024; Colorado Rockies starting pitcher Ryan Feltner
Betting

Walk-Off Wagers: MLB Best Bets Today (Reds-Rockies YRFI Pick and Matt Waldron Walk Prop)

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May 29, 2024; Milwaukee, Wisconsin, USA; Chicago Cubs starting pitcher Shota Imanaga (18) pitches in the first inning against the Milwaukee Brewers at American Family Field. Mandatory Credit: Benny Sieu-USA TODAY Sports
Betting

Shota Imanaga's NL Rookie of the Year Odds Move to Plus Money While Paul Skenes Remains Second

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