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Week 9 rough on Vegas sportsbooks

Updated: November 5, 2012, 5:28 PM ET
By Darren Rovell | ESPN.com

Las Vegas bookmakers make their money by balancing their risk, but sometimes they simply come out on the wrong side of too many bets. In fact, the results of Sunday's games were so bad for the bookies that it very well might have been their Black Sunday.

At the end of the third quarter of the early NFL games on Sunday, Las Vegas Hotels Super Book vice president Jay Kornegay knew he needed more money at the front of the sportsbook.

"I've been in this business for 26 ...

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