Starting 11: Georgia Wins the SEC East Edition

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Georgia effectively eliminated Florida from the SEC East, the SEC title race, and the playoff hunt yesterday in the most significant college football game from a national title perspective. Kirby Smart got just enough from Jake Fromm to keep the Bulldog playoff hopes alive. From a national perspective Oregon put a beat down on Clay… Read more »

Outkick the Show: Friday, November 1, 2019

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On today’s Outkick the Show, Clay Travis offered his college football gambling picks for week 10 and also commented on several upcoming NFL games over the weekend including the Patriots – Ravens, the Jaguars – Texans, and the Broncos – Browns. Clay also discussed San Francisco 49er Jimmy G’s stellar performance at QB against the… Read more »

All That and a Bag of Mail

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It’s Friday, rejoice! You can win $10k of my money this weekend by playing Outkick’s free college football pick’em. So dive in — and I hope you all lose. Let’s dive into the mailbag. Not surprisingly there are a bunch of thoughts on the implosion of Deadspin and we’ll begin there. Greg writes: “Here’s the… Read more »

The Daily Outkick: Friday, November 1, 2019

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Jimmy Garoppolo Finally Gave The 49ers The Performance They Paid Him For (The Ringer) San Francisco’s $137.5 million man has flown under the radar during the team’s 8-0 start. But he was the driving force behind the Niners’ 28-25 win over the Cardinals and showed that he can deliver when the team needs him to.… Read more »

Outkick’s Gambling Picks For Week 10 2019

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Last week we went 5-5 — the blood bank hit at least — to run our record to 54-56 on the year, 6-4 on the blood bank (7-4 for many of you). Despite the mediocrity of the picks as we enter November, all is not lost, however, you can win $10k of my money this… Read more »

The Daily Outkick: Thursday, October 31, 2019

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Nationals Win First World Series Title, Storming Back On Astros In Game 7, 6-2 (Washington Post) The Washington Nationals are World Series champions. Nancy Pelosi Targeted In Ethics Complaint Filed By 40 Conservative Groups (Fox News) The complaint adds that Thursday’s scheduled vote on a resolution codifying the impeachment inquiry is “inadequate at this stage”… Read more »

Outkick the Show: Wednesday, October 30, 2019

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On today’s Outkick the Show, Clay Travis commented on Baker Mayfield of the Cleveland Browns and his testy reaction to a reporter which wasn’t a good look for the struggling QB, a questionable Twitter account that obsessively defends Tampa Bay Buccaneer QB Jameis Winston, the questionable interference call in Game 6 of the World Series which… Read more »

The Daily Outkick: Wednesday, October 30, 2019

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Nationals Force World Series Game 7 With Dominant Stephen Strasburg Performance In 7-2 Win (Washington Post) Max Scherzer to start Game 7 for Nationals. Senators Confront Boeing CEO On Response To 737 MAX Crashes (Wall Street Journal) The plane maker’s chief, Dennis Muilenburg, faced questions about a faulty flight-control system that led to two crashes.… Read more »

Outkick the Show: Tuesday, October 29, 2019

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On today’s Outkick the Show, Clay Travis announced his weekly list of top 5/bottom 5 teams in the NFL, offered his take on the pay-to-play debate in college sports, and commented on the recent employer/employee situation at Deadspin.

Anonymous Mailbag

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It’s Tuesday, time for the anonymous mailbag! You can win $10k playing Outkick’s college football pick’em this weekend. It’s free and ready for you to play, just go click here. As always you can send your anonymous mailbag questions to claytravis@gmail.com, anonymity guaranteed. Here we go: “Last Saturday I was in Tunica playing craps and… Read more »

The Daily Outkick: Tuesday, October 29, 2019

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No, The Nationals Are Not Cursed By An Early Plan To Celebrate (New York Times) Major League Baseball staged a routine rehearsal of a World Series title celebration before a game had been played in Washington. Then social media erupted. Piers Morgan Blasts Trump Critics After Al-Baghdadi Raid: They Shamed Themselves And Shamed Their Country’ (Fox… Read more »

Outkick the Show: Monday, October 28, 2019

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On today’s Outkick the Show, Clay Travis addressed the current playoff picture in college football by discussing last week’s games while offering his current list of four teams he predicts to make the playoff cut. Clay also talked through the highlights of the weekends NFL matchups, mentioned the flashing incident behind home plate during Game… Read more »

The Daily Outkick: Monday, October 28, 2019

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How Gerrit Cole Crafted His Signature World Series Win Without His Best Pitch (SI) Cole is the best fastball pitcher in baseball, and he just won World Series Game 5 by getting just one strikeout with his fastball. How he did it explains why he’s about to become the highest paid pitcher in baseball history.… Read more »

Starting 11: Oklahoma’s Playoff Hopes Vanish Edition

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Three straight weeks, three straight 21+ underdog losses in college football. First came South Carolina at Georgia, then Illinois vs. Wisconsin and now Kansas State vs. Oklahoma. A reminder, if you needed any at all, that there are no sure things in college football, even when one team looks far better than the other on… Read more »

Outkick the Show: Saturday, October 26, 2019

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On today’s special edition of Outkick the Show, Clay Travis addressed the Oklahoma Sooners’ shocking loss to the Kansas State Wildcats on Saturday. This, said Travis, should end any chances for the Sooners to make the playoffs while possibly opening playoff doors for some SEC teams and Penn State and Ohio State of the Big… Read more »

Outkick the Show: Friday, October 25, 2019

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On today’s Outkick the Show, Clay Travis began by sharing his top 5 and bottom 5 ranking of NFL teams going into the weekend, he then discussed Kirk Cousins and his potential MVP-worthy season, the Redskins coach and QB situation in Washington DC, and USA Today’s list of the ten highest paid coaches in college… Read more »

All That and a Bag of Mail

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It’s Friday, rejoice. This weekend you can win $10k of my money by playing Outkick’s free college football pick’em. All you have to do is spend a couple of minutes making your picks here. Dive in. Okay, on to the Friday mailbag. Charles writes: “I’m a long suffering Hog fan and literally LOLed when I… Read more »

The Daily Outkick: Friday, October 25, 2019

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How The Packers’ Extreme Makeover Turned Green Bay Into The Class Of The NFC (The Ringer) The franchise experienced its worst season in a decade in 2018. But after an offseason that saw a new coach, new players, and new philosophies enter the fold, the Packers are 6-1 and seem to be hitting their stride.… Read more »

Vegas Top Ten for Week Nine 2019

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By: Todd Fuhrman It was moving day on Saturday for our Bet the Board Top Ten with a brand new top team in the country (our friend Joel Klatt would be proud).  Two things have become apparent through 8 weeks; first…it’s become impossible to ignore the freight train that is the Ohio State Buckeyes and… Read more »

The Daily Outkick: Thursday, October 24, 2019

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World Series: Nationals Stun Astros In Game 2 To Seize Control (New York Times) A pitching duel turned into a blowout thanks to Washington’s six-run seventh inning, and the Nationals cruised to their eighth straight postseason win. GOP Lawmakers Storm Hearing On Impeachment (Wall Street Journal) Protest over closed-door nature of House’s inquiry delays by hours… Read more »