Category: The Daily Outkick

The Daily Outkick: Tuesday, November 20, 2018

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Rams-Chiefs Was ‘The New NFL’ in its Most Spectacular Form Yet (Washington Post) Rams 54, Chiefs 51 was the extravaganza that everyone wanted to see. It was the third-highest-scoring game in NFL history. It was the first-ever NFL game in which each team had 50 or more points. And there even was enough glory to go… Read more »

The Daily Outkick: Monday, November 19, 2018

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Starting 11: Michigan and Ohio State Wobble Into Big Game Edition (Outkick) Remember back when some people tried to argue the playoff would kill the regular season? Boy, were those people idiots. The playoff race has made college football even better. So here we go with all the analysis. Saints Deal Eagles Worst Loss Ever For… Read more »

The Daily Outkick: Friday, November 16, 2018

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SEC Cupcake Saturday: Lambs to the Slaughter (Outkick) The Citadel Bulldogs will take aim at the Crimson Tide and if you enjoy car crashes and train wrecks then we suggest you buy your tickets because this one is sure to feature more carnage than Friday the 13th. Packers’ Latest Loss to Seahawks Might Usher in… Read more »

The Daily Outkick: Thursday, November 15, 2018

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Outkick’s Gambling Picks For Week 12 (Outkick) Last week we went 10-4 running our season total to 78-55 which is a 59% winning percentage for the Outkick picks on the year. At 59% winners we’ve set an incredibly high standard through 11 weeks — if you hit 52% you win money accounting for the vig — and… Read more »

The Daily Outkick: Wednesday, November 14, 2018

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Ohio State Would Face a Hard Legal Road If It Were to Sue Brett McMurphy (Sports Illustrated) Ohio State would face long odds in any legal action against McMurphy. Worse yet for the school, it might unwittingly invite the risks of pretrial discovery by taking McMurphy to court. Few Stars Have Ever Fallen As Fast As… Read more »

The Daily Outkick: Tuesday, November 13, 2018

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Good News: Hue Jackson is Back in Coaching (CBS Sports) After getting annihilated by the New Orleans Saints on Sunday, Cincinnati fans have one thing to be happy about: former legendary Cleveland Browns coach Hue Jackson is back with the Bengals. The Packers Need To Depend On Aaron … Jones (538) Aaron Rodgers is arguably the… Read more »

The Daily Outkick: Monday, November 12, 2018

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Starting 11: It’s Still Bama, Clemson, Notre Dame & Michigan (Outkick) It was a status quo Saturday with Alabama, Clemson, Notre Dame, and Michigan all winning games by double digits to maintain their clear status as the top four teams in college football. Disgraced Ohio State Coach Goes Scorched Earth: Saw Texas Coach Cheat on Wife… Read more »

The Daily Outkick: Friday, November 9, 2018

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Steelers Step on the Gas and Throttle Panthers, 52-21 (Pittsburgh Post Gazette) They are nine games into a season that once seemed headed for turmoil again after a 1-2-1 start along with some on- and off-field problems. But no more. They played faster in Heinz Field on offense, defense and special teams Thursday night than Antonio… Read more »

The Daily Outkick: Thursday, November 8, 2018

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Outkick’s Gambling Picks For Week 11 (Outkick) Last week we went 9-3 running our season total to 68-51 which is just over a 57% winning percentage for the Outkick picks on the year. If anyone is actually fading the picks — as opposed to just Tweeting about fading them — they are getting absolutely demolished this… Read more »

The Daily Outkick: Wednesday, November 7, 2018

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College Football Playoff Rankings: Michigan Slides Into No. 4 Spot, LSU Avoids Major Fall (CBS Sports) A new set of College Football Playoff Rankings is out from the CFP Selection Committee, and there was very little drama this week. The top six were pretty obvious after the results of last week. James Conner Has Been Better… Read more »

The Daily Outkick: Tuesday, November 6, 2018

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Forget Jerry, ‘Dumb and Dumber’ is Jason Garrett and Dak Prescott (Fort Worth Star Telegram) Please, on this election day, do not waste your time campaigning that either of these men deserve to drink from anything other than a keg of mockery and ridicule after their dynamically dreadful performance on Monday night. Mariota, Titans Shine in… Read more »

The Daily Outkick: Monday, November 5, 2018

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Starting 11: Alabama and Georgia Establish Dominance Edition (Outkick) Clay’s playoff four, SEC power rankings 1-14, national top ten, and through nine games is Alabama the greatest college football team ever? ESPN Apologizes After James Carville Suggests a Pro-Alabama SEC Conspiracy on ‘GameDay’(Yahoo Sports) An ESPN source told Yahoo Sports that the network issued the apology because… Read more »

The Daily Outkick: Friday, November 2, 2018

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3 Games This Week Could Tell Us Who Will Make The College Football Playoff (538) There may be no more pivotal slate of games this season than that of Week 10, with three games on the Nov. 3 docket with critical consequences for the College Football Playoff. Have Jon Gruden’s Raiders Given Up On Him? (Mercury… Read more »

The Daily Outkick: Wednesday, October 31, 2018

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College Football Playoff Rankings: Alabama Opens at No. 1 With Clemson, LSU, Notre Dame In (CBS Sports) The first College Football Playoff Rankings for the 2018 season are out, and there were a lot of close decisions to sort through. First College Football Playoff Rankings: No Surprises but a Few Conundrums (New York Times) The College Football… Read more »

The Daily Outkick: Tuesday, October 30, 2018

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Browns Needed to Fire Hue Jackson and Todd Haley to Save Baker Mayfield (BR) Jackson, who the Browns fired Monday after he amassed a 3-36-1 record in Cleveland, did care about winning games. But he cared only in the abstract sense that winning games was the most direct means of accomplishing his real goal: making sure… Read more »

The Daily Outkick: Monday, October 29, 2018

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Starting 11: The Calm Before the Playoff Storm Edition (Outkick) My playoff four, the @outkick national top 10, & my SEC power rankings 1-14. The Starting 11 is here. Red Sox Can Stake Claim as One of the Greatest Teams in Baseball History (Boston Globe) The 2018 baseball season is over and the Boston Red Sox are… Read more »

The Daily Outkick: Friday, October 26, 2018

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Outkick’s Vegas Top Ten For Week 9 (Outkick) Bet the Board‘s top ten still includes a strong SEC presence but even after their win and cover against Mississippi St the Bayou Bengals are still on the outside looking in for the top 10. U.S. GDP Grows Above-Forecast 3.5% (Bloomberg) The U.S. economy expanded at a 3.5 percent pace… Read more »

The Daily Outkick: Thursday, October 25, 2018

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Outkick’s College Football Gambling Picks For Week 9 (Outkick) Picking Georgia-Florida, Clemson at FSU, Vols-Gamecocks, Purdue at Michigan State, Vandy at Arkansas, Texas A&M at Mississippi State and Kentucky at Mizzou. Get rich, kids. UCF Does Not Have a Realistic Shot at Making the College Football Playoff (CBS Sports) The problem UCF had last year is the… Read more »

The Daily Outkick: Wednesday, October 24, 2018

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The Tiny Iowa College That Changed the NFL (WSJ) The Air Raid offense, which produced Patrick Mahomes and Baker Mayfield, has infiltrated the NFL. It traces its roots back to Iowa Wesleyan. Jon Gruden, Who Was Awful at the NFL Draft While in Tampa, Has 3 First-Round Picks in 2019 (Big Lead) Jon Gruden historically has not… Read more »