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 »

The Daily Outkick: Monday, November 26, 2018

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Starting 11: Playoff Chaos Finally Arrives, Maybe (Outkick) The college football regular season is officially over and there are still six teams alive for the college football playoff as we head to the conference title games. Those six teams, in the order I believe they will be ranked by the playoff committee are: Alabama, Clemson,… Read more »

Starting 11: Playoff Chaos Finally Arrives, Maybe

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The college football regular season is officially over and there are still six teams alive for the college football playoff as we head to the conference title games. Those six teams, in the order I believe they will be ranked by the playoff committee are: Alabama, Clemson, Notre Dame, Georgia, Oklahoma and Ohio State. Now… Read more »

ESPN Loses Two Million More Subscribers In Fiscal 2018

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Yesterday Disney announced in its yearly 10K filing that ESPN lost another two million subscribers in fiscal year 2018. ESPN now has 86 million subscribers, down from over 100 million subscribers in 2011. Now the positive for ESPN is that the rate of subscriber decline seems to have slowed this year, but the negative is… Read more »

Browns & Seahawks Set To Cash In Week 12 Upset Alert

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Last week we selected two underdogs that failed to get the outright win but covered the spread as the Redskins and Chiefs cashed for all of you who followed our sage advice. Let’s keep this money train rolling and do it all over again in Week 12.   Browns (3-6-1 SU, 6-4 ATS) at Bengals… Read more »

The Daily Outkick: Friday, November 23, 2018

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ESPN Loses 2 Million Subscribers in Fiscal 2018 (Variety) ESPN has shed about 2 million domestic subscribers over the past 12 months, according to Disney’s newly released annual report. Amazon Bids To Buy 22 Fox Regional Sports Networks (Outkick) Let’s presume this report is true and Amazon is actually making a run at buying these… Read more »

Outkick’s Vegas Top Ten

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By Todd Fuhrman Following a week where we lacked big games, there were no changes to our Bet the Board Top 10.  Notre Dame easily dismantled Syracuse (featured in our overrated section last week) while Ohio State survived a scare in Maryland.  This week we revisit a team that has been a thorn in our side most of the… Read more »

Bolts Set To Strike In Week 12 Confidence Pool

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The only positive about last week was that we won our top two Confidence Pool picks, but after that we experienced a historic freefall that saw us lose 10 of the 13 games on the slate outright. We’ve had several outstanding weeks this season, but we crashed in Week 11 and are now determined to… Read more »

Amazon Bids To Buy 22 Fox Regional Sports Networks

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On Thursday CNBC reported that Amazon was amid the bidders for the 22 regional Fox Sports Networks that Disney is being forced to sell as part of its acquisition of 21st Century Fox assets. We don’t know what Amazon bid or how serious they are as potential acquirers of these assets, but CNBC reported that… Read more »

Outkick’s Gambling Picks For Week 13 2018

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Happy Thanksgiving! I’m going to be doing a book signing on Friday from 12-2 in Rosemary Beach, Florida at the Tattered Cover bookstore there on the square in Rosemary. So if you’re going to be down on the Gulf Coast for Thanksgiving, come by and see me there from 12-2. I’ll be donating $10 for… Read more »

Vols At Dores: Bowl-Bound Or Bust For Both

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Tennessee and Vanderbilt, both sharing space in the basement of the SEC East, will shoot it out on Saturday with the winning prize most likely being a minor bowl invitation to take on another middling-at-best team. The loser will end the season with a disappointing 5-7 record but that, as they say, is life in… Read more »

The Daily Outkick: Wednesday, November 21, 2018

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Amazon’s Bid For Regional Sports Networks is Big Deal for Sports Broadcasting (Washington Post) A deal with Amazon would be the most notable, potentially shifting live sports rights into a digital sphere. So what does Amazon want with the RSNs? Several industry experts speculated that local game broadcasts could eventually be used to boost the… Read more »

Anonymous Mailbag

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It’s Tuesday, rejoice, it’s time for the anonymous mailbag. It’s Tuesday, time for the anonymous mailbag to distract you from all your work or school related obligations. In advance of black Friday, if you want an autographed copy of my new book you get a free autographed copy of the book as part of a yearly… Read more »

The Daily Outkick: Tuesday, November 20, 2018

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Rams-Chiefs Was ‘The New NFL’ in its Most Spectacular Form Yet (Washington Post) Rams 54, Chiefs 51 was the extravaganza that everyone wanted to see. It was the third-highest-scoring game in NFL history. It was the first-ever NFL game in which each team had 50 or more points. And there even was enough glory to go… Read more »

The Daily Outkick: Monday, November 19, 2018

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Starting 11: Michigan and Ohio State Wobble Into Big Game Edition (Outkick) Remember back when some people tried to argue the playoff would kill the regular season? Boy, were those people idiots. The playoff race has made college football even better. So here we go with all the analysis. Saints Deal Eagles Worst Loss Ever For… Read more »

Starting 11: Michigan and Ohio State Wobble Into Big Game Edition

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Barring absolute chaos in the final week of the regular season and in the conference title games there are now eight teams alive to capture the four playoff spots. Those eight teams, in the order I believe they should be presently ranked, are: Alabama, Clemson, Notre Dame, Michigan, Georgia, Oklahoma, Washington State and Ohio State.… Read more »

Outkick’s Vegas Top Ten For Week 12 2018

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By Todd Fuhrman Georgia made a statement last weekend! However our Bet the Board Top 10 has Michigan moving up to the three spot behind the clear cut Top 2 in Alabama and Clemson. There was only one other minor change with Penn State jumping back into the top 10 over the aforementioned Auburn Tigers on the strength… Read more »

All That and a Bag of Mail

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It’s Friday, rejoice! I’ve been out in Los Angeles all week working on marketing and promotion for our new “Lock It In” television show and that’s been pretty awesome to do, but I’m looking forward to getting back home for Thanksgiving week. FYI, I’ll be doing a booksigning down on 30A on the Saturday after… Read more »

Make Your Week 12 Outkick Picks

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Play here to win big! No perfect scores last week, but we had twenty players go 9-10. The race for $5,000 is really starting to heat up, so make sure to check the leaderboard to see how far you need to go to win. Outkick content with weekly articles like Weekly Gambling Picks and Vegas… Read more »