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pick six

In American football, an interception of a pass that is then returned by the defensive player for a touchdown. "Pick" is a slang term for an interception, and a touchdown is six points. I can't believe the best quarterback in the league just threw a pick six!
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ARCADIA - A racing fan can feel his eyes spinning when he looks at the Breeders' Cup cards, which offer a betting angle for every taste, dozens of top-class horses at tempting odds, and a pick-six that could pay millions of dollars.
Today's carryover is the third largest three-day carryover in track history and it's expected the total pick-six pool, including carryover, could approach $4.
Declaring that the nation's thoroughbred racing bettors may have been deprived of countless millions of dollars in pick-six wagering over the past eight years because of defective software and poor supervision, a California law firm today filed a national class action lawsuit against Scientific Games Corporation ("Autotote").
The racing week at Santa Anita begins today with a double carryover of $723,744 in the pick-six.
In the wake of the recent Breeders' Cup scandal, the largest wagering fraud in North American Thoroughbred racing history, which exposed alleged gross irregularities in pick-six wagering, the Southern California law firm of Lisoni & Lisoni will file a national class action lawsuit on December 4 against Autotote Systems, Inc.
Flores completed a stakes double when he rode Citronnade to victory in the San Gorgonio Handicap, helping to produce a huge pick-six carryover.
com, surfers join for free and play a pick-six game daily to vie for a weekly drawing for $3 million.
Seems one time Gary played a pick-six ticket at Hollywood Park and failed to include his dad's horse in the final race.
60 upset helped to set up a $751,394 carryover for Wednesday's pick-six.
With upsets dominating before Saint Liam's triumph, bettors were unable for the second year in a row to piece together a perfect pick-six ticket.
1 million in payoffs on the pick-six at the 2002 Breeders' Cup.
Rock Hard Ten will attempt to become the second to accomplish the feat this afternoon at Santa Anita during a 10-race program that begins at noon and will be highlighted by a $369,815 pick-six carryover.
Throw in the spate of news about California authorities' inability to pin a drug charge on jockey Patrick Valenzuela, and this is a veritable pick-six of ugly developments.
Schultz might be the only player among the 214 (including 25 women) in the tournament who won't claim to be the king (or queen) of the trifecta, the pick-six, or this or that magical angle.