Anonymous Mailbag

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It’s anonymous mailbag Tuesday and I’m up in Minneapolis for the Super Bowl writing the mailbag from radio row. If you happen to be an Outkick fan in Minnesota you can come by and see our set and say hi from 5-8 am central. Yeah, you really have to love me and Outkick in order… Read more »

Ronda Rousey Arrives in WWE…Now What?

Outkick the Coverage - Ronda Rousey Arrives in WWE…Now What?

Back on December 20, I wrote an article on this very website predicting much of what we saw last night from Ronda Rousey at the Royal Rumble in Philadelphia. I can’t take a full victory lap, because I believed she’d debut as a surprise entrant in the historic first-ever Women’s Rumble Match. Not only that,… Read more »

Poll: 10 Percent of Tennesseans Would Vote For Me For Senate

Outkick the Coverage - Poll: 10 Percent of Tennesseans Would Vote For Me For Senate

So I’m up in Minnesota for the Super Bowl this week — we’re broadcasting Outkick live on Radio Row from the third floor of the Mall of America all week long — but back home in Tennessee I’m receiving up to 10 percent of statewide votes for the senate race in the fall of 2018. You’ll… Read more »

All That and a Bag of Mail

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It’s Friday, time for the Outkick mailbag to come rushing in and save you from the end of week doldrums. So off we go. A ton of you: Jemele Hill is out at SportsCenter, what are your thoughts on this? I’ve been saying on the air for a couple of weeks that she was being… Read more »

OddsShark Super Bowl Preview

Outkick the Coverage - OddsShark Super Bowl Preview

It may come as no surprise to see the top seeds from each conference battling it out for the Vince Lombardi Trophy in Super Bowl 52 at U.S. Bank Stadium in Minneapolis on February 4. What is surprising is how the NFC champion Philadelphia Eagles advanced to the big game as home underdogs twice, and the fact that… Read more »

NFL Ratings For AFC and NFC Title Games Hit Nine Year Low

Outkick the Coverage - NFL Ratings For AFC and NFC Title Games Hit Nine Year Low

As the NFL continues to make idiotic decisions and alienate its fan base — seriously, look at the ad below that the NFL refused to include in its Super Bowl program because it was “too political” — ratings continue to dive off a cliff. You can hear me talk about this NFL decision and the… Read more »

Anonymous Mailbag

Outkick the Coverage - Anonymous Mailbag

It’s anonymous mailbag Tuesday so all work productivity is about to cease. Send your questions to claytravis@gmail.com, anonymity guaranteed. The anonymous mailbag is brought to you every week by my friends at The Home Loan Expert. Are you overloaded with credit card debt after the holidays? Did you miss your budget for 2017? Why not… Read more »

American Tennis Player Advances To Quarterfinals, Quizzed On Politics

Outkick the Coverage - American Tennis Player Advances To Quarterfinals, Quizzed On Politics

I’ll admit, I don’t spend that much time paying attention to early rounds of tennis majors. Especially not when that major is taking place during the NFL playoffs. But over the weekend I heard about American tennis player Tennys Sandgren, who grew up in the Nashville area and went to the University of Tennessee, winning… Read more »

All That and a Bag of Mail: Kid Rock Fauxrage

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It’s Friday and the most common question I’m getting, believe it or not, is about the NHL’s decision to have Kid Rock perform at the league’s All Star Game and the resulting “outrage” articles that are lead news stories all over left wing sports websites. MSESPN, of course, is leading the charge, somehow deciding that… Read more »

University of Alabama Threatens to Sue Outkick Over Aloha, Bitches Tshirts

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To whom it may concern at the University of Alabama, Sigh. This is gonna shock y’all, but the University of Alabama’s lawyers and the people advising them aren’t very smart. Alabama threatens to sue @outkick over Aloha, bitches tshirts, JMart punishment = watch SC6, NFL needs Brady/Pats i… https://t.co/Tk1JiPJE0I — Clay Travis (@ClayTravis) January 18,… Read more »

Outkick’s OddsShark NFC and AFC Title Game Previews

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Now that it’s championship Sunday I am adding in my gambling picks for the AFC and NFC title games today. After my picks will be the AFC and NFC previews from the crew at OddsShark. Okay, here we go, I’ve got the Patriots -7.5 over the Jaguars and the Vikings -3 over the Eagles.  There… Read more »

NFL Ratings Plunge As 23 Million Fewer Viewers Watch Divisional Playoffs

Outkick the Coverage - NFL Ratings Plunge As 23 Million Fewer Viewers Watch Divisional Playoffs

This past weekend the NFL had three very competitive games among its four divisional round playoff contests. Unfortunately for the league, ratings continued to plummet. In fact, ratings are plummeting so much that virtually no major media outlets are even talking about ratings at all. It’s almost like the league and its television partners have… Read more »

Anonymous Mailbag

Outkick the Coverage - Anonymous Mailbag

It’s Tuesday, time for the anonymous mailbag. Send your anonymous mailbag questions to claytravis@gmail.com, anonymity guaranteed. As always the anonymous mailbag is brought to you by the fine folks at The Home Loan Expert. Go to thehomeloanexpert.com right now and you can turn a mortgage rate in the 4’s into a rate in the 2’s just… Read more »

Titans Fire Mike Mularkey!

Outkick the Coverage - Titans Fire Mike Mularkey!

What an incredible day already. Here’s my emergency Outkick the Show breaking down a tremendous day for Titan fans. Titans fire Mularkey! Saints choke, Patriots win sixth Super Bowl title https://t.co/Th0Jhww1fd — Clay Travis (@ClayTravis) January 15, 2018 I didn’t think Titans owner Amy Adams Strunk had the balls to do it — especially not… Read more »

All That and a Bag of Mail

Outkick the Coverage - All That and a Bag of Mail

It’s Friday and I’m currently awaiting the arrival of the White Death in the Outkick Mansion. Snow will be here at any moment — in theory — and I’ve got the sleds lined up by the front door and the boys are begging to go outside and play. So fingers crossed we actually get some… Read more »

Super Bowl Odds Update From OddsShark

Outkick the Coverage - Super Bowl Odds Update From OddsShark

The Minnesota Vikings have the second-best odds of any team to win Super Bowl 52 behind only the defending NFL champion New England Patriots, according to sportsbooks monitored by OddsShark.com. The Vikings are listed at +375 (bet $100 to win $375) while the Patriots are the favorites at +200, although this weekend’s divisional playoff action could… Read more »

College Football Playoff Ratings Soar As NFL Playoff Ratings Tank

Outkick the Coverage - College Football Playoff Ratings Soar As NFL Playoff Ratings Tank

Monday night Alabama played Georgia in an all SEC title game and ratings rose 10% over last year’s Alabama Clemson national title game that was decided on the final play of the game. That 10% rise in college football national title game ratings, coming on the heels of another double digit rise in the playoff… Read more »

Anonymous Mailbag

Outkick the Coverage - Anonymous Mailbag

It’s Wednesday — I know, I know, I’m a day late again thanks to the national title game ending so late and me having to travel back from Atlanta this time — and it’s time for the anonymous mailbag. Send your anonymous mailbag questions to claytravis@gmail.com, anonymity guaranteed. As always the anonymous mailbag is brought… Read more »