Disney Buys Much of Fox: What Does It Mean?

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This morning’s blockbuster news that Disney would be spending nearly $67 billion to buy the 20th Century Fox Movie and TV studio and its library of films and TV shows and the resulting characters — among them “The Simpsons,” “The X-Men,” “Avatar,” and the like — as well as the Fox Sports Regional Sports Networks, the… Read more »

The Early Bowl Game Outkick Gambling Picks

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We went 3-4 in conference title game weekend dropping our season record to 81-86. That’s a 49% winning percentage, which would be our first losing season on the Outkick picks in six years of making public picks on the website. (By the way, in addition to being the biggest losers on social media, fade the… Read more »

OddsShark Saturday College Football Bowl Game Preview

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Four schools from Conference USA will take part in the five bowl games slated for Saturday, starting with the North Texas Mean Green (9-4) facing the Troy Trojans (10-2) in the New Orleans Bowl as consensus 7-point underdogs at sportsbooks monitored by OddsShark.com. The Trojans ride a six-game winning streak into the matchup and have won seven of… Read more »

Anonymous Mailbag

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It’s Tuesday, time for the anonymous mailbag. Send your anonymous mailbag questions to claytravis@gmail.com, anonymity guaranteed. As always the anonymous mailbag is brought to you by the fine folks at The Home Loan Expert. Go to thehomeloanexpert.com right now and you can turn a mortgage rate in the 4’s into a rate in the 2’s just… Read more »

Star Wars: The Last Jedi Review

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I want to tell you a story. It’s a wide-ranging, galaxy-spanning tale that feels both fresh, but eerily familiar. It’s a tale of ordinary human beings doing extraordinary things through love, kindness, shared sacrifice, and compassion, but all for the sake of purpose. It has heroes and villains, and despite its setting, it could accurately… Read more »

Why Is the Sports Media Protecting Michael Bennett?

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Yesterday evening Michael Bennett, the racebaiting, lying fraud who falsely accused three minority police officers in Las Vegas of racially profiling him and refuses to stand for the national anthem yet was nominated as the Seattle Seahawks man of the year anyway, dove at the back of Jacksonville Jaguar center Brandon Linder’s knees. You can… Read more »

All That and a Bag of Mail: College Coach Rankings

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Rejoice, it’s Friday. And the Outkick mailbag is here to help you kill the time when you should be working. Or, if you live in much of the South, we’re here to save you from the white death falling from the sky. All Outkick Gear is 20% off when you spend $50 and use the… Read more »

College Football Bowl Preview From OddsShark

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For the second year in a row, the Oklahoma Sooners have a star running back dealing with serious allegations heading into the biggest game of the season. It is uncertain if leading rusher Rodney Anderson will suit up for the second-seeded Sooners against the third-seeded Georgia Bulldogs in the Rose Bowl on January 1. Oklahoma opened… Read more »

Anonymous Mailbag

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It’s Tuesday, time for your day to be made perfect with the anonymous mailbag. As always the anonymous mailbag is brought to you by the fine folks at The Home Loan Expert. Go to thehomeloanexpert.com right now and you can turn a mortgage rate in the 4’s into a rate in the 2’s just in… Read more »

Outkick’s Final Top Ten Of the Regular Season

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The playoff selection committee got it right. Congrats to them for picking the right four teams for the playoff. Even if their rankings remain different than mine, I think their teams are correct. We’ll do one more Outkick top ten after the bowl games, but this will be our final ranking for over a month.… Read more »

Alabama vs. Ohio State: Who Gets the Fourth Playoff Spot?

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The top three in the playoff will be 1. Clemson 2. Oklahoma 3. Georgia and either 4. Alabama or Ohio State will be the fourth playoff team. Before I get into the breakdown between Alabama and Ohio State here’s the way the fourth team will be picked, just ten committee members will rank the teams… Read more »

OddsShark Conference Title Game Preview

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The undefeated Wisconsin Badgers (12-0) know that they must beat the Ohio State Buckeyes (10-2) on Saturday in the Big Ten Championship Game to make the College Football Playoff for the first time in school history. The Badgers are listed as 6-point underdogs though at sportsbooks monitored by OddsShark.com and will need to break a five-game losing streak in… Read more »

Game of Thrones Meets Tennessee Athletics

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I am posting the live Outkick the Show I just did to explain what has been going on at Tennessee right here. I’d encourage all of you to watch it as most in the media are still missing the larger stories at play inside the University of Tennessee. But here are some key details that… Read more »

Championship Week Outkick Picks

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It’s a big week. It’s Championship Week. If you’re ready now, Go! Last week: thousands of you played, but only one of you went a perfect 10-for-10. Erica from Middle Tennessee, we salute you and your singular savvy. Auburn, Stanford, Vandy and Michigan all did you right. Santa Clay will be sending you something nice… Read more »

Tennessee’s Fans Know More Than John Currie and the Haslams

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As Tennessee inches ever closer and closer to offering the job to another coach its fan base doesn’t want — Dave, the ACC’s own Butch Jones luckily chose not to take the job — you can expect the predictable gnashing of the teeth from national college football media who have no idea about Tennessee or… Read more »

Outkick’s Vegas Top Ten and SEC vs. Big Ten 1-14

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By TODD FUHRMAN The time to shine is finally here.  All the posturing, resume building, and quality win discussion becomes moot after just one more Saturday.  Your trusted playoff committee has spoken; placing the ultimate college football blue blood Alabama on the outside looking in after losing to Auburn seemingly far from controlling their own destiny with a… Read more »

Mr. Robot: Season 3, Episode 8 Review

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MR. ROBOT – SEASON 3, EPISODE 8: eps3.7_dont-delete-me.ko When you delete something, you’re making a choice to destroy it. To never see it again. You choose to delete because you need to free up space. Because you don’t want it anymore. Because it no longer holds value. – Elliot Alderson After the pace of the… Read more »

Outkick’s Gambling Picks For the Conference Title Games

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I regret to inform you that we have fallen below .500 on the year in the college football picks. We went 4-8 on the week, falling to 78-82 on the year. (I gave out the over in Mizzou-Arkansas on Friday, which cashed even if Mizzou’s long run of check cashing dominance finally came to a… Read more »

Mr. Robot: Season 3, Episode 7 Review

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MR. ROBOT – SEASON 3, EPISODE 7: eps3.6_fredrick+tanya.chk You’re actually going to get away with this. – Dominique DiPierro We’ve now seen Mr. Robot pull its own Breaking Bad card, because as I watched Leon, Fred, and Tanya in that empty wilderness, I instantly thought of Albuquerque and whether Walt and Jesse would have gotten… Read more »

Anonymous Mailbag

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Rejoice, it’s anonymous mailbag Tuesday, the only thing that Tennessee, Arkansas, and Texas A&M fans are all reading online today that has absolutely nothing to do with their respective coaching searches. We’ve got an awesome contest for you guys over the next couple of weeks, all 14 videos from Outkick and The Home Loan Expert’s SEC… Read more »