About the Author

Craig Williams

Craig Williams is a Charlotte-based sportswriter who has worked professionally in the gaming, fantasy, and sports business industries. He’s an avid fantasy football player, managing over 100 leagues across multiple formats. When he’s not pouring over Vegas odds and statistics, he’s indulging in soccer and enjoys anything from LigaMX to Champions League.

Ohio Sports Betting Updates Provided At Gaming Industry Roundtable

October 7, 2022 | By: Craig Williams

Ohio Casino Control Commission Executive Director Matt Schuler recently offered Ohio legal sports betting updates, and insight into the process and challenges remaining as Ohio completes its journey into legalized sports betting. The OCCC is working diligently ahead of Ohio’s Jan. 1, 2023, universal launch date for Ohio sports betting online. Vixio, a regulatory intelligence […]

College Football Betting Trends: Three Ohio Programs Undefeated To The Over

September 29, 2022 | By: Craig Williams

We’re deep enough into fall to focus on developing college football betting trends. Among those trends is success to the Over/Under. Ten teams are undefeated to the Over. Among that group are three Ohio-based programs — Cincinnati, Ohio University, and Bowling Green. Each team is 4-0 to the Over, but not every college football betting […]

Top 5 Cleveland Browns Offensive Players Of All Time

August 16, 2022 | By: Craig Williams

The city of Cleveland has endured a complicated journey in professional football. A look at the Top 5 Cleveland Browns of all time illustrates some of the franchise’s highs and lows. Today’s lovable losers were yesteryear’s powerhouse. The Cleveland Browns were perennial championship contenders with some of the game’s best players. Fans have not had much […]

Top 6 Ohio College Football Players Who Did Not Attend Ohio State

August 1, 2022 | By: Craig Williams

The state of Ohio has a rich football heritage spanning the Friday night lights through NFL Sundays. Of course that also includes the most popular of all: college football. Ohioans will be allowed to wager on college football when legal sports betting launches in the state on Jan. 1, 2023. While Ohio State University reigns […]

Top 5 Quarterbacks In Ohio State Buckeyes History

July 15, 2022 | By: Craig Williams

Legal sports betting is on its way to Ohio. Prospective Buckeye State bettors will be able to legally wager on sports, including collegiate contests, on Jan. 1, 2023. That date means Ohioans will have to wait until the College Football Playoff to bet on the Ohio State Buckeyes. The Buckeyes — unsurprisingly — own the […]

What To Expect When PointsBet Ohio Launches In Buckeye State

June 30, 2022 | By: Craig Williams

Legal sports betting is on its way to Ohio and it won’t be long before Ohioans are downloading and registering for various sportsbook apps. PointsBet Sportsbook is among those expected to launch in the Ohio market, which will open on Jan. 1, 2023. Prospective Ohio bettors anxious to place their first wagers can pass the […]

Cincinnati Bengals Top 5 Offensive Players of All Time

June 27, 2022 | By: Craig Williams

The Cincinnati Bengals reached Super Bowl 56, marking their first trip to the season’s final Sunday since 1989. Additionally, the run included the Bengals’ first playoff win since 1990. It was a team effort, of course, but quarterback Joe Burrow and rookie wide receiver Ja’Marr Chase stood out in particular. The duo’s tenure has been […]

Why Cincinnati Should Host The 2026 World Cup

June 10, 2022 | By: Craig Williams

The 2026 World Cup may seem incredibly far away. However, FIFA will announce the North American host cities on June 16, and Ohioans will soon know if Cincinnati will host 2026 World Cup matches. FIFA will announce the 16 cities — 10 in the US and three apiece in Canada and Mexico — that will […]

Caesars Racebook Ohio Launches With Introductory Offer For New Users

June 3, 2022 | By: Craig Williams

Legal sports betting is on its way to Ohio on Jan. 1, 2023. However, fans of horse racing don’t have to wait. Caesars Sportsbook, as part of its partnership with the New York Racing Association, created the Caesars Racebook app and launched it in Ohio. Horse racing generated $12.2 billion in betting handle in 2021. […]