The Daily Outkick: Monday, October 14, 2019

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Astros Beat Yankees As Bullpen Battle Ends With One Swing (New York Times) Houston evened the A.L.C.S. when Carlos Correa’s home run in the 11th ended a long battle between two bullpens. Executives Rethink Social-Media Policies After China Dust-Up (Wall Street Journal) Companies set the rules when it comes to public expression by corporate executives… Read more »

The Starting 11: Georgia Georgia’d Edition

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It happened. Again. The Georgia Bulldogs, the perpetually star-crossed team which can snatch defeat from the jaws of victory more than any program in the country, lost a home game they were favored to win by 21+ over a South Carolina team playing its third string quarterback. It was a bad loss, but it was… Read more »

Outkick the Show: Saturday, October 12, 2019

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On today’s special edition of Outkick the Show, Clay Travis reacted to South Carolina’s shocking double-overtime win over Georgia in Athens on Saturday.

All That and a Bag of Mail

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Rejoice, it’s Friday. It has been an absolute disastrous week for the NBA in China, maybe the most disastrous week any pro sports league has had in my life, and that’s what most of you want to talk about in the Friday mailbag this week. But before we get to that I want to remind… Read more »

The Daily Outkick: Friday, October 11, 2019

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35 Thoughts On The Patriots’ Disjointed Win Over The Giants (Boston.com) The defense, again, was spectacular. Ukraine Whistleblower May Not Testify In Person (Wall Street Journal) Lawmakers are awaiting an appearance Friday by the former Ukraine ambassador. Outkick’s Gambling Picks For Week 7 2019 (Outkick) We will not let the picks go quietly into the… Read more »

Outkick the Show: Thursday, October 10, 2019

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On today’s Outkick the Show, Clay Travis discussed the NBA and China, calling them out on their hypocrisy and their collective decision to “shut up and dribble” as they bend the knee to communist China and the almighty dollar. Clay also talked about the two Game 5s on Wednesday night, with the Braves and Dodgers… Read more »

The Daily Outkick: Thursday, October 10, 2019

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The Clayton Kershaw Playoff Narrative Will Never Go Away (The Ringer) There were many goats in the Dodgers’ Game 5 NLDS loss to Nationals, but the focus will remain on the onetime ace who gave away the lead in a relief appearance. AOC Joins Cruz, Sasse, Others In Letter To NBA’s Silver Condemning League For… Read more »

Outkick the Show: Wednesday, October 9, 2019

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On today’s Outkick the Show, Clay Travis addressed the ongoing mess with China, with China now removing NBA banners on buildings and within gyms after cancelling their televised coverage of games within the country. Clay also offered some free advice (cancel the games, cancel their business arrangement, leave China) for embattled NBA Commissioner Adam Silver. … Read more »

Outkick’s Gambling Picks For Week 7 2019

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It was a rough gambling weekend, topped off by Tennessee giving up a 14-10 second quarter lead and failing to cover the +24/25 number thanks to a late 60 yard fumble return plus a failure to score on a first and goal from the five at the end of the game. The end result when… Read more »

The Daily Outkick: Wednesday, October 9, 2019

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The Rays Bullpen Their Way Past Justin Verlander And The Astros (New York Times) Tampa Bay’s committee of relievers — with help from one starter — outdid the Houston ace, forcing a decisive Game 5 in this division series. China Lashes Out At Western Businesses As It Tries To Cut Support For Hong Kong Protests… Read more »

Outkick the Show: Tuesday, October 8, 2019

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On today’s Outkick the Show, Clay Travis discussed the ongoing situation with the NBA and China as well as Baker Mayfield’s dismal performance in the Browns’ loss to the San Francisco 49ers on Monday Night Football.

Anonymous Mailbag

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It’s Tuesday! Time for the anonymous mailbag. You can go win $10k of my money this week with our free Outkick college football pick’em. Go play. (I hope you all lose). In the meantime, here we go with the anonymous mailbag. As always you can send your anonymous mailbag questions to claytravis@gmail.com, anonymity guaranteed. “Clay,… Read more »

The Daily Outkick: Tuesday, October 8, 2019

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The “Woke” NBA’s Response To China Is Pathetic (Outkick) The NBA is now apologizing for democracy. Chinese State Broadcaster Drops Two NBA Games After Hong Kong Tweet (Wall Street Journal) China Central Television is also reconsidering other cooperation. Colliding With China, The N.B.A. Retreats With A Bruised Spine (New York Times) For the N.B.A., which… Read more »

Outkick the Show: Monday, October 7, 2019

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On today’s Outkick the Show, Clay Travis addressed the madness and cowardice surrounding Adam Silver and the NBA with regard to Houston Rockets GM Daryl Morey’s statement supporting democracy. Clay’s response to the NBA is must-see and must-share Outkick material. Clay also commented on the happenings in the NFL and reported on his trip to Knoxville… Read more »

Starting 11: College Football Is Halfway Over Edition

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I was in Knoxville for Georgia-Tennessee this weekend and didn’t have time to write my normal Starting 11 column on Sunday morning because I was traveling back home. Then the NBA pathetically bent the knee to China so I wrote about this in the morning right after my radio show. I’ve got the TV show… Read more »

The “Woke” NBA’s Response to China Is Pathetic

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This weekend Houston Rockets general manager Daryl Morey Tweeted “Fight For Freedom. Stand With Hong Kong,” in support of protesters in Hong Kong fighting for continued democracy in the semi-autonomous Chinese region. Morey’s Tweet provoked a backlash in China, leading Morey to delete the Tweet and the league and his team to apologize for his… Read more »

The Daily Outkick: Monday, October 7, 2019

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Redskins Fire Coach Jay Gruden After 0-5 Start (Washington Post) Gruden was summoned to the team’s facility in Ashburn at 5 a.m. Monday morning by owner Daniel Snyder and team president Bruce Allen, who informed him of the decision. U.S. Senator Ted Cruz Joins Wave Of Politicians To Support Daryl Morey (Rockets Wire) U.S. Senator… Read more »

Outkick the Show: Sunday, October 6, 2019

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On today’s Outkick the Show, Clay Travis discussed the ongoing coaching blunders of Tennessee Titans head coach Mike Vrabel. Clay pointed out Mike Vrabel’s poor decision making, especially on fourth down, in their recent games against the Atlanta Falcons and the Buffalo Bills. The only two solutions going forward would be to either A) fire… Read more »

Outkick the Show: Friday, October 4, 2019

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On today’s Outkick the Show, Clay Travis offered his college football gambling picks for the week, bemoaned the Atlanta Braves and their perpetual October struggles, and commented on the mass firings and failed business model at Sports Illustrated. Clay also talked about the Georgia – Tennessee game on Saturday, and the quarterback issues — both bad and good… Read more »

All That and a Bag of Mail

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Rejoice, it’s Friday! You can make your weekend even better by playing the Outkick free college football pick’em and winning $10k of my money this week. Go play for free here. As soon as we finish “Lock It In” today I’ll be hopping in the car for the drive up to Knoxville to watch Georgia-Tennessee… Read more »