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The Daily Outkick: Friday, April 10, 2020

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Ready To See Baseball How We’ve Never Seen It Before? (SI) Laying out the blueprint for a 43-game season and an expanded postseason. WHO Leader Tedros Asked To Explain China Ties By GOP Members Of House Oversight Panel (Fox News) China has faced numerous accusations that it downplayed the outbreak in Wuhan, which is believed… Read more »

The Daily Outkick: Thursday, April 9, 2020

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The Entire NCAA System Would Suffer Without A Football Season (SI) Administrators and insiders weigh in as the coronavirus threatens the college football season—and explain why the entire NCAA system could hang in the balance. White House Officials See ‘Real Evidence’ That Coronvirus Mitigation Efforts Are Slowing Outbreak (CNBC) Gov. Andrew Cuomo said New York… Read more »

The Daily Outkick: Wednesday, April 8, 2020

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UFC 249: Ferguson Vs. Gaethje On An Island — Start Time, How To Watch, Full Fight Card (CNET) UFC President Dana White is bringing Enter The Dragon to life with UFC 249. U.S. Stock Futures Wobble After Bout Of Volatility (Wall Street Journal) European stocks drop following fresh survey data showing Germany may be headed… Read more »

The Daily Outkick: Tuesday, April 7, 2020

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Masters In November As Golf Shuffles Schedule For Majors (ESPN) The Open at Royal St. George’s was canceled, but the PGA Championship was moved to August and the U.S. Open to September, the Ryder Cup will remain in its original late September date and the Masters will be Nov. 12-15. Dow Futures Point To 600… Read more »

The Daily Outkick: Monday, April 6, 2020

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WWE WrestleMania 36 Results: Watch As Rob Gronkowski Wins 24/7 Championship After Huge Stage Dive (CBS Sports) Gronkowski scored a title win in his first official WWE result on Sunday night. Stocks Are Set To Jump, With Dow Futures Pointing To A More Than 800 Point Gain (CNBC) Weekend figures in Europe showed slower death rates… Read more »

The Daily Outkick: Friday, April 3, 2020

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No Live Sports On TV? Consumers Want A Refund (New York Times) Some providers break out sports fees on bills. With seasons on pause because of the coronavirus, it’s another reminder to customers of what they’re paying for but not getting. A Million N95 Masks Are Coming From China—on Board The New England Patriots’ Plane… Read more »

The Daily Outkick: Thursday, April 2, 2020

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Tiger Woods Vs. Phil Mickelson II (Plus Brady And Manning)? Yes, Please (Yahoo! Sports) It very well may happen, which is good, because for sports-starved fans staring into an increasingly harrowing pandemic, it serves as a glimmer of hope. White House Advisor Fauci Says Coronavirus Vaccine Trial Is On Target And Will Be ‘Ultimate Game… Read more »

The Daily Outkick: Wednesday, April 1, 2020

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NFL Playoff Expansion To 14 Teams: Everything You Need To Know (ESPN) The decision will change the complexion of the postseason, boost league revenues by nine figures annually and perhaps provide a new level of job security for coaches. Global Stocks Fall After Trump Issues Warning On Pandemic (Wall Street Journal) U.S. stock futures point… Read more »

The Daily Outkick: Tuesday, March 31, 2020

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NCAA To Give Spring Sport Athletes Extra Year Of Eligibility (AP) The NCAA will permit Division I spring-sport athletes who had their seasons shortened by the coronavirus pandemic to have an additional year of eligibility. Restrictions Are Slowing Coronavirus Infections, New Data Suggest (New York Times) A database of daily fever readings shows that the… Read more »

The Daily Outkick: Monday, March 30, 2020

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The NBA Should Take Over Las Vegas To Finish Its Season (Outkick) Rather than try to play around the country or pick a few neutral sites to host games, the NBA should relocate the entire league to Las Vegas. China Gets Back To Work While U.S. Extends Coronavirus Shutdowns (Wall Street Journal) Confirmed cases of… Read more »

The Daily Outkick: Friday, March 27, 2020

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The Cowboys May Have Spent Themselves Into A Bad Situation (The Ringer) After years of getting great offensive production at a low cost, Dallas had to shell out this offseason—and it’s come at the expense of depth and defense. Americans Are Worried About The Coronavirus. They’re Even More Worried About The Economy. (538) An overwhelming… Read more »

The Daily Outkick: Thursday, March 26, 2020

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Can It Still Be ‘Euro 2020’ In 2021? Sponsors Hope So (New York Times) The coronavirus pandemic pushed the European Championship to 2021. For companies with warehouses full of Euro 2020 merchandise, it may be better to pretend nothing has changed. Senate Approves Roughly $2 Trillion In Coronavirus Relief (Wall Street Journal) Legislation to provide… Read more »

The Daily Outkick: Wednesday, March 25, 2020

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Carolina Releases Cam Newton, Completes Housecleaning (New York Times) Facing free agency with an uncertain foot injury, 30-year-old Newton may be a tough sell. White House Reaches Deal With Lawmakers On $2 Trillion Coronavirus Stimulus Bill (Wall Street Journal) Legislation to provide direct financial checks to many Americans, expand unemployment insurance, offer health-care providers additional… Read more »

The Daily Outkick: Tuesday, March 24, 2020

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U.S. Olympic Committee Urges Postponing Summer Games In Tokyo (New York Times) The United States added its voice to growing calls for the Tokyo Games to be rescheduled because of the coronavirus pandemic. Global Stocks Rise Following Turbulent Start To Week (Wall Street Journal) Gold prices jump, signaling that investors continue to pile into the… Read more »

The Daily Outkick: Monday, March 23, 2020

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Patriots Agree To Terms With Brian Hoyer, Who’ll Get Chance To Start; Pats May Be Done Adding QBs, Per Reports (CBS Sports) It will be Hoyer’s third stint with the Patriots. Dow Futures Drop 500 Points, Briefly Hit ‘Limit Down’ As Investors Await A Stimulus Deal (CNBC) Wall Street has been clamoring for fiscal economic… Read more »

The Daily Outkick: Friday, March 20, 2020

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Releasing Todd Gurley Doesn’t Solve The Rams’ Massive Problems (The Ringer) Los Angeles released the 2017 Offensive Player of the Year and his massive contract on Thursday. But the team still has some big contract decisions coming up and little draft capital with which to bolster its roster. US Futures Point To 800-point Opening Gains… Read more »

The Daily Outkick: Thursday, March 19, 2020

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Tom Brady In Tampa Bay? It’s Not As Weird As It Sounds (New York Times) Brady has been synonymous with New England over his 20-year career with the Patriots. But landing with the quirky Buccaneers might give him an even better shot at success this year. China Reports No New Domestic Coronavirus Infections For The… Read more »

The Daily Outkick: Wednesday, March 18, 2020

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Why Tom Brady Chose The Buccaneers (The Ringer) The greatest quarterback of all time is going to … Tampa Bay? It may seem like an odd marriage at first, but a deeper look at the details shows this union makes plenty of sense for both sides. U.S. Futures And Global Stocks Resume Falls (Wall Street… Read more »

The Daily Outkick: Tuesday, March 17, 2020

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Marcus Mariota Lands With Raiders In Free Agency After Benching In Tennessee (Yahoo! Sports) The No. 2 overall pick in the 2015 NFL draft is headed to Las Vegas. U.S. Stock Futures Whipsaw On Global Market Jitters (Wall Street Journal) Stock markets were jittery following a punishing selloff at the start of the week amid… Read more »

The Daily Outkick: Monday, March 16, 2020

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N.F.L. Players Vote Yes On New 10-Year Labor Deal (New York Times) The vote paves the way for the addition of a 17th regular-season game, an expansion to the playoffs and increased minimum salaries. US Moves Nearer To Shutdown Amid Coronavirus Fears (AP) Health officials recommending that groups of 50 or more don’t get together… Read more »