Reporters, Contributors, Experts & Fact Checkers

The BetMississippi.com Staff consists of a team of Mississippi sports betting veterans, who know the politics, the industry, and everything else connected to Mississippi sports betting. These veteran reporters and editors cover breaking Mississippi sports betting news. They also provide opinions on where we are heading in terms of legislation as well as conduct interviews with leading figures in the Mississippi sports betting community.

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Shelby Dermer
Reporter
Shelby Dermer is a report & journalist for BetMississippi.com. Shelby has been a sports reporter for the Cincinnati Enquirer for the last five years and now lends his expertise to the Mississippi sports betting market. He grew up in Waynesville, Ohio, and graduated from Ohio University.
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Mike Ferguson
Betting Analyst
Mike Ferguson is a college football betting analyst for BetMississippi.com. Mike spends his days browsing the latest lines for all the top college football betting markets to find storylines curated specifically for sports bettors in Mississippi. From time-to-time Mike will also turn his attention to NFL, NBA, MLB or NHL betting lines that Mississippi sports bettors might be interested in but college football odds are Mike's expertise.
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Jim Tomlin
Contributing Editor
Jim Tomlin has 30-plus years of experience writing and editing stories about sports, gambling and the intersection of those two industries. He has worked at the Tampa Bay Times, FanRag, Saturday Down South and Saturday Tradition and now lends his expertise to BetMississippi.com, among other sites.
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Martin Booth
Betting Expert
Martin Booth is an award-winning contributor covering sports betting and casino gaming around the world for decades, Martin is one of the most trusted voices in online gambling, from legislative updates to breaking down the top betting apps in various states.
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Thomas Leary
News Editor
Thomas Leary is a news editor and writer for BetMississippi.com. He previously spent six years at Sports Business Journal, where he helped identify emerging sectors across sports business, such as legalized gambling, and helped launch a digital newsletter division. Thomas lives in Charlotte, N.C., with his wife Emmie and their dog, Pickles.
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Bill Ordine
Bill Ordine is a senior journalist and columnist for BetMississippi.com covering legal and responsible gambling in the state.
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Ron Fritz
Managing Editor
Ron is managing editor of BetMississippi.com.
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Michael Peters
Editor & Fact Checker
Michael is a news editor, helping oversee coverage at BetMississippi.com.
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Nate Hamilton
Football Betting Analyst
Nate Hamilton is a senior football betting analyst for BetMississippi.com. He spends his time immersed in analytics, stats, and betting lines including a special focus on all things Mississippi football related. Nate has been a notable voice in the world of NFL, and football in general, for over a decade producing valuable content for several leading sports media outlets around the country.
Matthew Asher
Product Coordinator & Fact Checker
As the current Product Coordinator and Fact Checker editor for BetMississippi.com, Matthew Asher has nearly a decade of experience working in public relations and digital media marketing with the Milwaukee Brewers, St. Louis Rams, Detroit Lions and San Francisco 49ers. Matthew is passionate about the sports betting industry and about making sure you have the most up-to-date and correct information about Mississippi betting regulations.
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