Matt Landes is a sports bettor, craft beer connoisseur, and multimedia content creator with a decade of experience in the symbiotic worlds of betting and beer.
As a bettor, Matt passionately pursues every edge he can get. He hosted the House of Yards podcast with sports betting legend David Malinsky in 2017 and covered the NFL betting landscape on SportsbookReview.com in 2018 and 2019. Matt currently hosts the Props & Hops betting and beer podcast and writes weekly articles for sports betting website Dimers.com.
To pair a proper approach to beer with a proper approach to betting, Matt has successfully tasted his way through UCLA’s “A Class of Beer: An Overview of the Craft Brewing Renaissance.”
While he honed his chops for the hops at UCLA, Matt has a degree in Broadcast Journalism from USC, where he won the Chick Hearn Memorial Scholarship for his pursuit of a career in sports broadcasting.
Matt is a fan of the Trojans, Angels, Chargers, Lakers and his wife Allyson, with whom he lives in Los Angeles, California.
Scott Kellen is a professional sports bettor located in Las Vegas, NV. Scott specializes in NFL betting. Scott has produced 14 winning NFL seasons over the past 19 years, including winning the 2011 Cantor Football Showdown and the 2014 Golden Nugget Football Showdown contests. He has also placed in the top 20 (11th & 20th) of the prestigious Westgate NFL Super Contest.
Scott combines a mix of time-tested technical, fundamental and statistical handicapping. Well respected by the offshore and Las Vegas books, Scott’s model has passed the test of time for over 19 years. Regularly featured in the past on ESPN1100 in Las Vegas during the football season and now VSIN and in the Las Vegas Review-Journal, Scott concentrates on just one sport all 12 months of the year.
Mention the name Las Vegas Cris and one thing comes to mind, NFL. Widely understood to be the most difficult sport to beat, LVC has a long history of success not only betting NFL, but consistent success in major contests. Wagering results on NFL sides stand at 61% over the last 3 years (355 gms), and 58% over the last 7 years.
LVC cashed 244k in the 2020 Circa Millions 2, finishing 2nd & 5th out of 3148 entries. 2019 finished 20th and 31st out of 1875, 64% win rate for all entries. Previous contest wins include Wynn Eliminator, Golden Nugget, Palms Pigskin and Stations last man standing. LVC understands that the only thing that matters is next week, don’t live in the past, and work harder each year to have a chance to maintain success.
The BetUS NFL Show brings you weekly advice and predictions from proven football cappers. With host Matt Landes leading the way, experts Scott Kellen and Las Vegas Cris take an in-depth look at each week of NFL action to break down games and provide their picks.
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