This Is Us: Season 2, Episode 4 Review

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THIS IS US: SEASON 2, EPISODE 4: STILL THERE My mom believes, still believes, that how you present yourself on the outside reflects how you feel on the inside. – Beth “Still There” is an interesting title for the episode, because although I don’t think the writers intended it as such, I found myself applying… Read more »

Anonymous Mailbag

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It’s Tuesday, time for the anonymous mailbag. I’m working on three hours sleep today so if there are more typos than usual, cut me some slack. I was at the Colts-Titans game last night and am still celebrating the amazing double digit win by the Titans to break an 11 game losing streak. Do you… Read more »

Starting 11: What if SEC and Big Ten Both Got Two Playoff Teams?

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Wow, what a weekend. Four top ten teams went down — Clemson, Washington State, Auburn and Washington and the college football playoff picture got turned upside down. I’ll explain all the significance of these losses below, but for now my playoff top four would look like this if I were only picking the best teams:… Read more »

Outkick’s Top Ten For Week 7 2017

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We’re over halfway through the 2017 college football season and it was a wild Friday, but Saturday wasn’t as crazy with the exception of Auburn’s collapse at LSU. The result? Three of Outkick’s top ten lost, which shook up our top ten quite a bit. Remember that Alumni Hall is the proud sponsor of Outkick’s… Read more »

All That and a Bag of Mail

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It’s Friday, time for the Outkick mailbag, which I apologize for not having much in the past month. I’ve just been traveling too much to have time to get it done. But that should change in the months going ahead because I won’t be on the road as much. So here we go. Lots of… Read more »

Make Your Week 7 Outkick Picks

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Ready? Go! So close, yet so far. While no Outkick Picker achieved perfection, four of you went 9-for-9 and given the way my week went, this week’s winners are probably getting this shirt. At the beginning of this, we said we’d send the best picker to Costa Rica, and we’ll have our leaderboard out in… Read more »

Outkick’s Vegas Top Ten

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BY TODD FUHRMAN It’s starting to get lonely at the top for Alabama.  Yes, the same Crimson Tide that started the season in the top spot remain there after a very workmanlike victory against Texas A&M.  Despite losing to Iowa State as 31-point favorites, Oklahoma only falls one spot in our Bet The Board poll this week;… Read more »

OddsShark Super Bowl and National Title Odds

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SPECIAL TO OUTKICK FROM ODDSSHARK … Thirteen of the AP’s Top 25 teams are undefeated on the season, but two of them stand out as the clear favorites on the latestodds to win the national championship at sportsbooks monitored by OddsShark.com. Atop the futures are the 6-0 Alabama Crimson Tide at +120 (bet $100 to win $120),… Read more »

Outkick’s Gambling Picks For Week 7 2018

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We are now 35-35 on the year, squarely at .500 halfway through the college football season. This is the time when lesser men would retrench, take a smaller swing, pull out the three wood and lay up instead of taking a big swing and sending the golf ball as far down the fairway as you… Read more »

Anonymous Mailbag

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It’s Tuesday, time for the anonymous mailbag. As always, send your anonymous mailbag questions to claytravis@gmail.com, anonymity guaranteed. The anonymous mailbag is brought to you by The Home Loan Expert. If you have a mortgage rate in the 4’s, you need to contact them to refinance and get down into the 2’s. And if you’re… Read more »

Donald Trump Tees Off On ESPN, Jemele Hill As ESPN Dumpster Fire Burns

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Oh, boy. ESPN is a dumpster fire right now with Jemele Hill suspended for two weeks, Mike Wilbon comparing NFL players to slaves on a plantation, Al Sharpton planning to protest ESPN’s suspension of Jemele Hill and President Donald Trump teeing off on the network’s collapsing ratings this morning. Goodness. Here’s Trump this morning on… Read more »

Rejoice! WWE’s Shield is Back

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Finally, The Shield has returned to our pro wrestling lives! There’s not a tremendous amount in Vince McMahon’s version of sports entertainment that generates genuine excitement these days. It’s not that the talent isn’t there, because the roster is loaded, it’s varied, and it’s incredibly skilled. The writing is often stagnant, the ideas stale, the… Read more »

Starting 11: Jim Harbaugh Is Overrated Edition

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If I were on the playoff committee these would be my four playoff teams after week six of the college football season: 1. Alabama 2. Clemson 3. Georgia 4. Penn State My fifth team would be Washington and my sixth team would be Ohio State. That’s who I think is the best, not who I… Read more »

Outkick’s Top Ten For Week 6 2017

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The college football season is halfway over for many teams and Alabama, Clemson and Georgia have distinguished themselves as the three best teams in the country. I think you’re crazy if you have any other teams in your top three right now. Remember that Alumni Hall is the proud sponsor of Outkick’s Top 10 and… Read more »

OddsShark CFB and NFL Betting Trends

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OddsShark Week 6 College Football Betting Trends There are several key conference matchups to watch this week in college football, but perhaps the most intriguing will take place in Tallahassee on Saturday when the Florida State Seminoles (1-2) host the Miami Hurricanes (3-0) as 3-point home underdogs at sportsbooks monitored by OddsShark.com. These two Florida schools were supposed to… Read more »