Tony George is the President and CEO of Tony George Sports. He is one of the most consistent and most respected handicappers in the sports gaming world. Tony also is a national radio host on Yahoo Sports Radio and on Sirius Channel 83 during football season. Tony started his business in Lincoln, NE back in 1992 and is now located in Kansas City, MO. His philosophy is that sports handicapping shouldn't be exempt from ethical conduct. George's full-time firm dedicates itself solely to winning and places expectations high. His first big break came in 1991, when he won a small contest at the Horseshoe in Las Vegas. He was encouraged to enter by one of the Binion's, one of Las Vegas' most famous families. Soon other players started to inquire about his picks. George began his phone service in 1993 which was NOT a boiler room. He then found himself in the top ten of Jack Stewart's Sportswatch, one of the first handicapper monitoring services and won over 25 Top 10's at Sports Watch.
Tony became one of the first handicappers to sell a play on the Internet when he set up online in 1995. Tony has been or is a contributor to many large gaming portals such as Covers, Boyds Bets, Gambling 911, Rants Sports, SB Nation, Sports Capping, Yahoo Sports, The Sports Network, Pregame, Bang the Book, and Playbook. But, radio and mass media is what sets George apart from most handicappers. He's appeared on several radio shows including CBS Sports By Line, Vegas Sportswire, Armed Forces Radio. He's a regular guest on The Diehards with Anthony Peppe, Peter Brown on Yahoo Sports Radio, Sirius Channel 93 , and he hosted the Tony George show on ESPN in Lincoln, NE (1998 to 2006), plus other regional markets on College Gameday with Dave Revsion and Mel Kyper. He was co-host of a nightly talk show on ESPN - The Average Joe Sports Show in Lincoln NE for 5 years. In 2013 Tony began a 3 year contract with Yahoo Sports Radio - and in 2016 the Tony George Shows airs on SB Nation Radio in over 200 markets plus Sirius Channel 93 Sunday Mornings 9-11 AM EST. (SB Nation took over YSR)
Ultimately it's the results that keep the players coming back and George boasts some of the most impressive numbers in the business. His firm has been ranked in the top 10 in different sports 60 times at different sports monitors since 1996. He has won the Ultimate Handicapping Challenge in the NFL in 2003, placed 6th in the Golden Nugget contest in Vegas in 2005, and placed 4th in the Reserve Casino Contest in Vegas in 2002. Tony also placed in the top 2 at the Stardust World Series of Poker qualifier in 2006 and played in the main event of the WSOP, furthering his gambling prowess. Tony was the #1 handicapper at Sports Watch in 2014 for March Madness with a 34-12 record. 72% ATS documented. #5 in NFL in 2015 and back to back Top 3 NFLX seasons in 2015-2016. Tony won the Ultimate Handicapping Challenge in 2004 going 52-17 ATS (70%) in the NFL for the entire season and went 68% in CFB the same year for a 2nd place finish there as well.
Money management is important to George,. He unit rates every game to ensure even the novice sports bettor has a way to maximize profits and minimize losses. George uses situational analysis and power numbers in a system that has proven to be very consistent. On moneyline wagers Tony never lays more than -150 on any selection. A hassle free approach with 25 years of experience and an outstanding reputation, George offers proven results for all who invest in his wares.