Bolts Batter Bengals in Week 14 Confidence Pool

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After a white-hot Week 12 Confidence Pool, we cooled in Week 13 by going 9-7 straight up, but it was the Packers getting stunned by the Cardinals in the 14th spot and Saints losing to the Cowboys at No. 11 that did the damage. Let’s move on to Week 14 where we rate our most… Read more »

Week 14 Upset Alert: Bucs Shock Saints & Niners Buck Broncos

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Last week we once again had an underdog straight-up upset as the Tampa Bay Bucs defeated the Carolina Panthers as 3½-point dogs, which means if you tailed this pick it not only cashed with the points but on the money line as well! We weren’t nearly as fortunate with the Jets, as they fell to… Read more »

The Daily Outkick: Wednesday, December 5, 2018

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Urban Meyer “Retires” At Ohio State (Outkick) Look, everyone knew Urban Meyer’s time at Ohio State was coming close to an end because he’d gone all Urban Florida on us. You know the signs — program is in decline, off field issues become all encompassing, suddenly his health is in question and he has to “retire.”… Read more »

Anonymous Mailbag

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Rejoice, it’s Tuesday, and time for the anonymous mailbag. Before we get rolling if you want an autographed copy of my new book you get a free autographed copy of the book as part of a yearly subscription to the Outkick VIP. You can also buy an autographed copy of the book for $50 here. And… Read more »

Urban Meyer “Retires” At Ohio State

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Look, everyone knew Urban Meyer’s time at Ohio State was coming close to an end because he’d gone all Urban Florida on us. You know the signs — program is in decline, off field issues become all encompassing, suddenly his health is in question and he has to “retire.” So the big question here isn’t… Read more »

The Daily Outkick: Tuesday, December 4, 2018

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Urban Meyer to Step Down as Ohio State Head Coach After Rose Bowl (Yahoo Sports) Ohio State coach Urban Meyer plans to step down and will coach his final game in the Rose Bowl, sources told Yahoo Sports. Flashback: In October, Clay Travis Predicted Urban Meyer Would Quit (Outkick) “I think there is a legitimate question about… Read more »

The College Football Playoff Committee Got It Right

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The most inherent and glaring conflict in the college football playoff committee’s decision is this — the conflict between the concept of the “best” and “most deserving” team. Sometimes this is easy — Alabama and Clemson are both the two best and the two most deserving teams in the country, the only teams to finish… Read more »

The Daily Outkick: Monday, December 3, 2018

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Alabama Survives Georgia In SEC Title Thriller, Playoff Race Down to OU or UGA (Outkick) Jalen Hurts, bringing the Tide back with two fourth quarter touchdowns, delivered one of the great comeback stories in the history of college football and in the process struck a blow for everyone who has ever faced adversity and toughed it… Read more »

Outkick’s Vegas Top Ten For Title Week 2018

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BY TODD FUHRMAN There goes the chance to see Jim Harbaugh embarrassed by the mastermind Nick Saban in the college football playoffs; Urban Meyer was intent on stealing that honor. The Wolverines were dismantled in Columbus and subsequently leapfrogged by the Buckeyes in our Bet the Board Top Ten.  Notre Dame held on against a plucky USC Trojan team… Read more »

The Daily Outkick: Friday, November 30, 2018

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Outkick Gambling Picks For “Title” Games 2018 (Outkick) Here are the Outkick gambling picks for SEC, Big Ten, Big 12, & ACC title games. Plus, Pac 12, AAC, and Conference USA. We’re going 8-0, baby! Was Upset of Saints a Job Saver for Cowboys’ Jason Garrett? Sure Sounds Like It (Yahoo Sports) Four wins in 18 days.… Read more »

Likely All Or Nothing For Dawgs In SEC Title Match Vs. Tide

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The Georgia Bulldogs are ranked No. 4 in the nation and, at this moment, included in the quartet of college football teams that are slated to receive invitations to the College Football Playoff (CFP). However, likely the only way they maintain their name on that exclusive guest list and keep the door open is if… Read more »

Chiefs Get Top Spot In Week 13 Confidence Pool

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What a difference a week makes! We went from the outhouse to the penthouse – the smaller one with the semi-private balcony – as we sizzled in our Week 12 Confidence Pool picks, with our only losses coming down the totem pole with the Steelers (7), Jaguars (5), and Packers (1). It wasn’t perfect, but… Read more »

Outkick Gambling Picks For “Title” Games 2018

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Last week we went 6-8 running our season total to 91-71 which is a 56% winning percentage for the Outkick picks on the year. We were 5-2 after Thursday and Friday and then had a disaster of a Saturday, going 1-6, including a late touchdown pass from USC against Notre Dame that I’m still bitter… Read more »

Bucs & Jets Live Hounds In Our Week 13 Upset Alert

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If you’ve been following our weekly NFL underdog plays, then you are raking! Two weeks ago, we had the Redskins and Chiefs, both dogs that covered, but last week we not only beat the spread with the Browns and Seahawks but both pups won outright and cashed on the money line! You want more? Then… Read more »

The Daily Outkick: Thursday, November 29, 2018

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How Jon Gruden Shaped the NFL Playoff Picture (Wall Street Journal) The Raiders’ coach laid the groundwork for teams across the league to reach the playoffs. (The Raiders aren’t one of them.) Grading the First Year College Football Coaches (CBS Sports) Dan Mullen gets an A, Willie Taggart gets an F. The Patriots Aren’t Quite Their… Read more »

Make Your Championship Week Outkick Picks

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It’s Conference Championship Week. The leaderboard is extremely tight at the top. Play here to win $5,000! Still no perfect scores last week, but we twenty-two players went 9-10. This week there are only 7 picks, so keep that in mind when looking at how far you need to go to win on the leaderboard.… Read more »

The Daily Outkick: Wednesday, November 28, 2018

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College Football Playoff Rankings Reaction: It’ll Be Difficult for Ohio State to Jump Oklahoma (CBS Sports) CFP Selection Committee is having a hard time looking past Ohio State’s 29-point loss to Purdue. CFP Rankings Analysis: New Order Confirms It’s an SEC World Out There (Sports Illustrated) This conference’s dominance is far from being news at this point,… Read more »

Anonymous Mailbag

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Rejoice, it’s Tuesday, and time for the anonymous mailbag. Even if it’s a bleary eyed anonymous mailbag because I was up watching the Titans get crushed by the Texans last night and have been running around since 4 AM. Before we get rolling if you want an autographed copy of my new book you get a… Read more »

The Daily Outkick: Tuesday, November 27, 2018

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With Kirk Cousins Outplaying Aaron Rodgers, Packers — and Maybe Mike McCarthy — are Just About Done (Washington Post) A second straight season out of the playoffs for the Packers, this one with Rodgers in the lineup for every game so far, could persuade Team President Mark Murphy that a coaching change would be in order.… Read more »