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All That and a Bag of Mail: Coaching Season Insanity

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I’ll be honest with you guys — all this coaching season insanity is driving me slowly bonkers. And just about all of your questions this week had to do with coaching search insanity so I can tell I’m not alone in this fixation. Here are my latest guesses at who will get the top jobs… Read more »

Stephanie McMahon is WWE’s Creative Kryptonite

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This article title may well have been eye popping to pro wrestling fans, because Stephanie is by no means a bad promo and is certainly photogenic and whip smart, but unfortunately, that’s not why she’s arguably the worst thing to happen to WWE television on an annual basis. She’s talented, she’s a fabulous antagonist, and… Read more »

Make Your Week 12 Outkick Picks

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If you’re ready…Go! Last weekend: Lucky nines ruled in Week 11, as nine Outkick Pickers got nine out of 10 picks correct. Ohio State, Georgia and the Fighting Irish tripped up a lot of folks. Great job, overall. We’ll be in touch and get you your Outkick gear ASAP. Interestingly: nine of you also picked… Read more »

Clay’s Jon Gruden Diary: Day Four

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Dear Diary, The last 24 hours have been pure insanity as it pertains to Jon Gruden, aka the white coaching whale, aka the Gruth, aka the Grudenator. I’ll be honest with y’all, I slept like four hours last night because I was feverishly texting about Gruden late into the night. It’s a disease I tell… Read more »

NFL TV Partners Set To Lose Up To $500 Million On Ratings Decline

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As Roger Goodell, Jerry Jones, and the NFL engage in an ugly internal fight over the future leadership of the NFL, TV partners at CBS, ESPN, Fox and NBC are staring at their own internal conflicts — namely a substantial decline in NFL ratings that is on pace to cost the four networks up to… Read more »

Outkick’s Vegas Top Ten

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By Todd Fuhrman Finally, we get some chaos to spice things up surrounding the college football playoff.  It only took the committee three short weeks to place the right teams in the top two slots in order to get the committee’s popularity poll (excuse me merit based poll) to mesh with what we’ve been saying for weeks.  The faux… Read more »

OddsShark Super Bowl Odds

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With seven weeks remaining in the 2017 NFL regular season, the surprising Los Angeles Rams have emerged as serious contenders to win Super Bowl 52 in Minneapolis. The NFC West-leading Rams (7-2) will visit the Minnesota Vikings this Sunday, and the winner of that game could possibly tie the Philadelphia Eagles (8-1) for the best record in… Read more »

Justice League Review

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I’m on the record as saying it was too soon to release Justice League. Coming off the success of Wonder Woman, DC Comics finally put forth a big screen superhero film that worked on all levels. That’s the first time the studio and its parent company could claim that feat, outside of LEGO Batman, since… Read more »

Clay’s Jon Gruden Diary: Day Three

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Dear Diary, I really, honestly believe Jon Gruden is going to be the next head coach of the Tennessee Volunteers. And today we got two big pieces of evidence that might happen. First, and you know this must be positive news about Gruden for me to share it on Outkick considering these guys are on… Read more »

Outkick’s Gambling Picks For Week 12

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Last week wasn’t great, we went 5-7 based on the Outkick VIP lines — 6-6 based on the lines we gave out on the website here, Penn State covered -28,5 by a half point, but lost for all of you who had them +29.5 or more which was most of you — running our record… Read more »

This Is Us: Season 2, Episode 8 Review

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THIS IS US: SEASON 2, EPISODE 8: NUMBER ONE Even when he tries to tell people how pathetic he is, they don’t hear it. They just cheer. – Kevin Pearson You were my purpose, Kevin, and I swear to you son, I swear to you, you will find yours. – Jack Pearson Well, if you… Read more »

Clay’s Jon Gruden Diary: Day Two

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Dear Diary, The offshore coaching odds markets continue to favor Jon Gruden as the next coach of the University of Tennessee, but Memphis’s Mike Norvell is now the second most likely coach to be hired. Please tell me this is just a cruel joke and that Tennessee is not going to make another mosquito dick… Read more »

Anonymous Mailbag

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It’s Tuesday, time for the anonymous mailbag. And as the holidays approach, guess what, you’re going to end up spending more money than you thought you were. For instance, my wife just told me she’s taking our kids to a ski resort to learn how to ski while I work back home in Nashville. That’s… Read more »

Clay’s Jon Gruden Diary: Day One

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11/13/17 Dear Diary, My name is Clay Travis and this is my Jon Gruden to Tennessee diary. I will update this diary daily with my thoughts about Jon Gruden, the next football coach of the University of Tennessee.* *(Unless he is not and we hire Dan Mullen…or, more likely, Derek Dooley again). I have engaged in… Read more »

Starting 11: The Playoff Drama Explodes Edition

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I love college football. And I especially love college football when the playoff nears and anything can happen. Just like we saw yesterday. Remember those idiots who said a playoff would make the college football regular season matter loss? Boy were they ever wrong. Far from these losses making the college football playoff picture more… Read more »

Outkick’s Top Ten For Week 11 2017

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What a weekend of college football. Seriously, just wow. College football is the best sport in America and there’s not a close second. I can’t wait to see how the final two weeks of the regular season go and what transpires in title game weekend, but for now here’s my best effort at the top… Read more »

All That and a Bag of Mail

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It’s Friday! Hope all of you are having fantastic days and are ready to get rich this weekend with Outkick gambling picks. Let’s roll right into the mailbag: Everyone wants to discuss the coaching search. We got bunches of questions from every SEC team with a coach on the hot seat and Nebraska, North Carolina,… Read more »

Make Your Week 11 Outkick Picks

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If you’re ready…Go! Last week was a rough one for Outkick Pickers, although 18 of you went 8-for-10. Look for a t-shirt from me in the mail. This weekend: Bama is a two touchdown favorite over Mississippi State Penn State is favored by 30+ points over Rutgers Georgia and Notre Dame are spotting a field… Read more »