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Football is officially back and this is how to bet in New York on NFL preseason games. Sure, we know that preseason games don’t move the needle quite like Week 1 will, but for football fans, this is the first chance to watch their team in months. It’s OK to be a little excited about the games.

Even if some fans don’t get up for these games, sportsbooks in New York are rolling out the red carpet for NFL preseason. There are boosts and bonuses available for New York bettors all week long. These promos can be applied to Jets-Eagles or any other NFL preseason game this weekend.

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How to Bet in New York on NFL Preseason Games

Betting on the NFL preseason can be tough. It’s not always clear if the starters will play and for how long. However, grabbing a new-user promo from a sportsbook is one way to bet on the games with little to no risk involved. Let’s take a closer look at how to bet in New York on NFL preseason games.

DraftKings Sportsbook’s MLB No-Brainer or $1,050 in Bonuses

Now, here’s the rub with DraftKings Sportsbook. They are offering a guaranteed $100 bonus to anyone who places a $5 wager on any MLB game. However, from there, players can use this $100 bonus on any sport, including NFL preseason. This is one way for football fans to lock in free bets for preseason action this week.


On the other hand, new users can lock in up to $1,050 in bonuses by signing up with DraftKings Sportsbook’s other promo. This provides a $50 free bet and up to $1,000 in deposit bonuses. The important thing for New York bettors is that they have options.

Click here to sign up with DraftKings Sportsbook and grab a $100 no-brainer MLB bonus. Click here for the $1,050 in bonuses instead.

Caesars Sportsbook Unleashes $1,500 Risk-Free Bet

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Caesars Sportsbook is raising the bar with this $1,500 risk-free bet. New players in New York who place an initial wager on the NFL preseason will receive up to $1,500 in first-bet insurance. If that first wager loses, players will receive an automatic refund in the form of a free bet. When betting on the NFL preseason, it can help to have a safety net in place.

New players can click here and input Caesars Sportsbook promo code ESNYXL15 to grab a $1,500 risk-free bet for NFL preseason.

PointsBet Sportsbook Offers 5 $100 Risk-Free Bets

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While risk-free bets are a common promo in New York, PointsBet Sportsbook is changing it up a bit. Instead of a standard risk-free bet, they are offering up to five cracks at it. New players can snag five $100 risk-free bets to use on any NFL preseason action this weekend. Instead of loading up on one game, bettors can spread the wealth around to a few different NFL preseason games and maybe one or two MLB games. This PointsBet promo provides flexibility to New Yorkers.

PointsBet Sportsbook is giving away five $100 risk-free bets for New Yorkers this weekend. Click here and use promo code ESNYXL500 to claim this offer.

Grab a $1,000 No-Sweat First Bet With FanDuel Sportsbook

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FanDuel Sportsbook is getting in on the action in New York with a $1,000 no-sweat first bet. Any losses on that first bet will be offset with free bets, hence the “no-sweat” aspect of this promo. Having a backstop like this can help New Yorkers feel a bit more comfortable with placing wagers on NFL preseason games. It’s only a matter of time before the real thing starts and this promo is one way for New York sports fans to hit the ground running.

Click here to sign up with FanDuel Sportsbook in New York and claim a $1,000 no-sweat first bet for Jets-Eagles or any other preseason game.

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