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Wild-Card Weekend ATS Confidence Pool/Picks

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Not a bad way to wrap the regular season at 11-5 in the Week 17 Confidence Pool as the Packers at No. 11 were the highest-rated team that did us wrong. After a successful regular season, we will move into the wild-card round of the postseason where we will make our picks against the point… Read more »

Why Tide Will Roll to Another National Championship

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The Clemson Tigers deserve to be ranked the No. 2 team in the nation and demonstrated their prowess with a surgical dismantling of the Notre Dame Fighting Irish in the first CFP semifinal game by rolling to a 30-3 victory. Unfortunately for the Tigers, the one team in the nation that does just about everything… Read more »

Make Your Round 3 Bowl Picks

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Ready now? Go! There’s a lot of games out there. We put the 12 games that matter on the card. Check out the leaderboard here to see your chances at being crowned champion, and winning a share of the $5,000 grand prize. Get all 12 picks right for this week and I’ll send you an… Read more »

Chiefs on Warpath as Top Confidence Pick of Week 17

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We didn’t have a straight-up loser until the Broncos done us dirty at the No. 7 spot by losing to the Raiders last week, but we wound up with a stellar 13-3 Confidence Pool mark. Let’s move on and wrap the season in style as we check out Week 17 where we rate our most… Read more »

LeBron James Exposes Sports Media’s Far Left Wing Bias

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Last weekend LeBron James compared white NFL owners to slavemasters and then perpetuated a stereotype that has led to the discrimination of Jews for centuries by sharing a rap lyric — “We been getting that Jewish money, everything is kosher,” — and there was one negative article written on mainstream sports sites calling out James’s… Read more »

Backing Browns & Niners in Week 17 Upset Alert

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The NFL regular season is nearly a wrap, but that doesn’t mean we didn’t find a pair of live underdogs, so let’s get to cashing in our Week 17 Upset Alert   Cleveland (7-7-1 SU, 9-6 ATS) at Baltimore (9-6 SU, 8-7 ATS) – Sunday, 4:25 PM ET The best online sportsbooks, found over at… Read more »

Here’s Why Irish & Tide Will Meet in CFP Title Game

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Alabama is the top-ranked team in the nation – again – and will be playing No. 4 Oklahoma in the College Football Playoff on Saturday at 8 p.m. ET on ESPN in the Orange Bowl, so make sure you clear your Saturday night itinerary. The Tide comes into this one with a head of steam… Read more »

2018 Bowl Gambling Picks

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We have started off the bowl season via early VIP picks — damn you, Memphis and the over! — and public picks on Lock It In at 4-3. Combining that with some brutal beats in the conference title games we are 6-9 in our past 15 games for a total record this season of 97-80… Read more »

LeBron James Compares NFL Owners To Slave Masters

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Last night LeBron James compared NFL owners to slavemasters further cementing his status as the dumbest man in athletics who has ever been taken seriously as smart by woke sports media obsessed with pretending a man with a high school education who has never made an intelligent statement unrelated to basketball is somehow the Albert… Read more »

All That and a Bag of Mail

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It’s Friday, rejoice. And please go buy as much Outkick gear, autographed books, and Outkick VIP subscriptions as you can possibly afford. Since many of you slackers aren’t working for all of next week. Meanwhile I’ll be doing radio or TV on every day but Christmas between now and after New Year’s. And probably writing… Read more »

Niners & Big Blue Bringing Big Bucks In Week 16 Upset Alert

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The end of the season is always a great time to spot live NFL dogs against teams that may be in cruise control or looking more to stay healthy rather than win the game. Let’s take a look at a few such matchups in our Week 16 Upset Alert.   Chicago (10-4 SU, 10-4 ATS)… Read more »

What’s An Eight Team College Football Playoff Worth?

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As the debate rages on the potential for college football to have an eight team playoff, most of the discussion has focused on which teams should be included, where those games should be played, and what the time frame for those games might look like. All of those conversations are worthy of having — in… Read more »

Make Your Round 2 Bowl Picks

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Ready now? Go! With CFB Bowl Season well underway, we’ve put together a massive slate of games for our College Football Challenge this week. With 13 games on the card, this week is a huge opportunity for you guys & gals vying for a top spot in our season-long contest. The top of the leaderboard… Read more »

Dynasty Danger: Patriots Top Play In Week 16 Confidence Pool

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We caught a double-dose of disaster last week as our two top Confidence Pool plays, the Jaguars and Rams, crashed and burned, leaving squares all over the nation with misty eyes and empty wallets. Nevertheless, we still pulled a fairly decent number despite the mess at the top of our totem. Let’s check out Week… Read more »

Commodores Hunting For Bears at Texas Bowl

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At one point in the season, the Vanderbilt Commodores had lost five of six and a .500 season was something of a reach with four games remaining, all against conference rivals. But better late than never, because Vanderbilt went on to defeat Arkansas, Ole Miss and Tennessee, with their only loss coming on the road… Read more »

Anonymous Mailbag

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It’s Tuesday, time for the anonymous mailbag. The anonymous mailbag is presented by my guy Ryan Kelley at The Home Loan Expert. Own a home but also have too much credit card debt? Go to their website today and by this time next week your credit card debt can be wiped out and you can have… Read more »

All That and a Bag of Mail

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It’s Friday, rejoice. Let’s dive right into the mailbag. Reminder, you can send me any questions to claytravis@gmail.com. Here we go. John writes: “How will increased legalized gambling force leagues to look at replay rules on judgement plays in NFL games? The Chargers ended up covering last night but it sure seemed like the Chiefs… Read more »

Make Your College Football Bowl Picks

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Ready? Go! It’s the start of bowl season, and the College Football Challenge is back and better than ever. This holiday season, we’re stuffing stockings with Outback swag bags for perfect weekly cards, and season-long winners will take home a share of the $5,000 grand prize. Note: the game kicks off this Saturday, Dec. 15… Read more »

Packers Bounce Bears & Cards Flush Falcons In Week 15 Upset Alert

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We had an outright underdog winner last week as the 49ers defeated the visiting Broncos, but it was not all lollipops and sunshine as the Bucs watched an 11-point lead drift away into a 28-14 loss to New Orleans. Let’s scope out the Week 15 slate and analyze a few live hounds that will add… Read more »

Could DAZN Be the Netflix of Sports?

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This weekend DAZN (pronounced Da Zone) will host the Canelo Alvarez fight on its streaming service. It will be the first of 11 fights Alvarez agreed to do on DAZN. For these 11 fights — to take place over the next five years — DAZN paid Alvarez $365 million. The contract was an eye popping… Read more »