The sports gambling violation to make the biggest headlines since states outside Nevada began legalizing such betting was not one involving point-shaving or other criminal conduct. In November 2019, the NFL suspended Arizona Cardinals cornerback Josh Shaw through the 2020 season for placing a legal football bet in Las Vegas. At the time, he was on injured reserve and not interacting with his team, and the league reported no finding that he was using any inside information.
And the NFL needs to be paying very close attention, like it did during the Tim Donaghy scandal, which rocked the NBA. The NFL has been lucky to not have its own betting scandal. Unless the NFL ...
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With the Supreme Court ending a federal ban on sports betting, the floodgates have opened for some, or all, of the 50 states to legalize wagers on athletic events.
The latest collegiate betting scandal has come to light in the last few weeks, as University of Toledo running back Scooter McDougle was indicted in US District Court on charges of 'participating in a bribery scheme to influence sporting contests.'. As was the case in the another fairly recent betting scandal, a point shaving scheme among Arizona State basketball players, the legalized, regulated Las Vegas sportsbooks were instrumental in uncovering the plot.