The Daily Outkick: Tuesday, January 14, 2020

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L.S.U. Wins The Title The Way It Won All Season: Behind Joe Burrow (New York Times) The Heisman Trophy-winning quarterback threw five touchdowns Monday night against Clemson, delivering a national championship for L.S.U. President Trump, Melania Trump Cheered By Crowd At LSU-Clemson National Championship Game (Fox News) Loud chants of “U-S-A” were heard throughout the… Read more »

Outkick the Show: Monday, January 13, 2020

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On today’s Outkick the Show, Clay Travis discussed the divisional round of the NFL playoffs, offered his predictions and gambling picks for the Clemson-LSU game on Monday night, shared his opinion on the severe penalties levied on the Houston Astros by Major League Baseball, and shared his concern for Antonio Brown after another disturbing video… Read more »

The Daily Outkick: Monday, January 13, 2020

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Mike Vrabel Is The Heart And Soul Of This Winning Titans Team (SI) Mike Vrabel believed in his team—and that was all that they needed. Iran Faces Growing Criticism At Home, Abroad Over Downing Of Ukrainian Plane (Wall Street Journal) Protests expand beyond Tehran and demonstrators express their anger with Tehran. Packers Survive Seahawks And… Read more »

All That and a Bag of Mail

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It’s Friday and we’ve got five big football games being played over the next three days, rejoice. I’m headed down to New Orleans on Sunday for the Clemson-LSU game, which should be incredible. But I’ll be doing radio, TV, and the Periscope and Facebook shows just like I normally do. So let’s get rolling with… Read more »

The Daily Outkick: Friday, January 10, 2020

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Report: Ravens RB Mark Ingram Expected To Play Vs. Titans In Divisional Round (Yahoo! Sports) It looks like the Baltimore Ravens will have every part of their record rushing attack on hand against the Tennessee Titans on Saturday in the AFC divisional round. Trump’s New National Security Team Made Fast Work Of Iran Strike (Wall… Read more »

Outkick the Show: Thursday, January 9, 2020

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On today’s Outkick the Show, Clay Travis commented on Mike Leach and his decision to leave Washington State to coach Mississippi State, the bizarre story surrounding Georgia offensive tackle Cade May and his dad’s severed finger leading to a transfer to Tennessee, the ridiculous non-story of Cleveland Cavalier head coach John Beilein innocently using the… Read more »

The Daily Outkick: Thursday, January 9, 2020

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The College Football National Championship Game Is When? How The Wait Widened (New York Times) A 16-day gap between the College Football Playoff semifinals and the title game was not exactly by design. Twitter To Experiment With Limiting Replies In Effort To Combat Online Abuse (CNBC) Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey has promised since 2018 to… Read more »

Outkick the Show: Wednesday, January 8, 2020

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On today’s Outkick the Show, Clay Travis commented on Jake Fromm’s decision to enter the draft and the future of the SEC without him, Tom Brady’s “more to prove” statement, the 20th anniversary of the Music City Miracle, President Trump’s speech regarding the Iran situation, and the weird goings-on in England with Harry and Megan… Read more »

The Daily Outkick: Wednesday, January 8, 2020

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Giants Agree To Hire Joe Judge As Head Coach (New York Times) The Patriots assistant had not been considered a top target, but he quickly emerged as the Giants’ choice. Matt Rhule, presumed to be the leading candidate, agreed to a deal with the Carolina Panthers. Iran Threatens Further Retaliation After Missile Strikes Against U.S.… Read more »

Outkick the Show: Tuesday, January 7, 2020

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On today’s Outkick the Show, Clay Travis commented on the latest coaching hires in the NFL with the Carolina Panthers, New York Giants, and Dallas Cowboys each heading into the 2020 season with a new head coach. Clay also discussed the far-left bias of the New York Times’ obituary section as well as the settlement… Read more »

Anonymous Mailbag

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It’s Tuesday, time to make the world a better place with the anonymous mailbag. As always you can email your anonymous mailbag questions to claytravis@gmail.com, anonymity guaranteed. Here we go: “A while back my wife came to me and let me know that she was really embarrassed and felt very wrong that she may have… Read more »

The Daily Outkick: Tuesday, January 7, 2020

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Tua Tagovailoa, Alabama’s Star Quarterback, Will Enter The N.F.L. Draft (New York Times) Tagovailoa, who started the 2019 season as a top candidate for the Heisman Trophy but was injured in November, could have played for the Crimson Tide next season. Stampede During Soleimani’s Funeral Procession Kills At Least 35 (Fox News) At least 35… Read more »

Outkick the Show: Monday, January 6, 2020

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On today’s Outkick the Show, Clay Travis broke down the four games from the NFL’s wildcard weekend, then commented on Jerry Jones’ hiring of Mike McCarthy to coach the Dallas Cowboys, Colin Kaepernick’s ignorant reaction to the mess in Iran, and Ricky Gervais and his slam dunk on Hollywood during last night’s Golden Globe Awards.… Read more »

The Daily Outkick: Monday, January 6, 2020

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Kirk Cousins Silenced His Doubters With One Deep Pass Against The Saints (The Ringer) The Vikings shocked the NFC South champs on Sunday after their quarterback came up big in overtime. Ricky Gervais TORCHES Hollywood Elite In Scathing Globes Opener: ‘You’re In No Position To Lecture The Public About Anything’ (Mediaite) In a room filled… Read more »

Outkick the Show: Friday, January 3, 2020

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On today’s Outkick the Show, Clay Travis shared his gambling picks for wildcard weekend in the NFL as well as his perspective on the improbable Gator Bowl win for the Tennessee Volunteers. Clay also offered his opinion on the firings of Joe Moorhead and Jason Garrett while speculating on who might be the best replacement… Read more »

All That and a Bag of Mail

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It’s Friday and I’m still celebrating Tennessee’s improbable bowl game win last night over Indiana. Entering last night’s games teams that were up by 13 or more with less than five minutes to play were 471-0 on the season. But then, boom, the Vols surged their way to an improbable come from behind victory and… Read more »

The Daily Outkick: Friday, January 3, 2020

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Cowboys Decide To ‘Move On’ From Coach Jason Garrett After 13 Seasons With Franchise (CBS Sports) Garrett joined the Cowboys as offensive coordinator in 2007 and became the team’s coach in 2011. Iran Vows ‘Harsh Retaliation’ After US Airstrike Kills Iranian Gen. Qassem Soleimani (Fox News) The U.S. State Department issued a security alert Friday… Read more »

Outkick the Show: Thursday, January 2, 2020

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On today’s Outkick the Show, Clay Travis broke down the recent college bowl games, offered his final regular bowl game gambling pick of the season, shared his favorable opinion of former NBA commissioner Davis Stern, and commented on the double-standards held by CNN in light of the Anderson Cooper/Andy Cohen comments on the male anatomy… Read more »

The Daily Outkick: Thursday, January 2, 2020

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A Deep Dive Into The NFL’s Impressive Ratings In 2019 (The Big Lead) Overall the NFL was up 5 percent and averaged 16.5 million viewers (television only) across all networks in 2019. From its kickoff, the NFL made up 47 of the top 50 most-watched telecasts. Global Stocks Launch Higher After Chinese Easing Move (Wall… Read more »

The Daily Outkick: Wednesday, January 1, 2020

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Ron Rivera, Cast Out Of Carolina, Lands With The Washington Redskins (New York Times) Rivera takes over a Washington team hoping to rebound from one of the worst seasons in franchise history. Wall Street Has Its Best Year Since 2013 (Axios) Wall Street had its biggest annual gain in six years — with the S&P… Read more »