All That and a Bag of Mail

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It’s Friday, time for the mailbag. But first I want to encourage you guys to subscribe to the Outkick the Coverage morning radio show and Outkick the Show afternoon podcasts. We’re going to hit over a million downloads on these shows this month — that’s just audio, it doesn’t count the millions more listening or watching… Read more »

NBA Viewership Hits Five Year Low; How Does League Fix Problem?

Outkick the Coverage - NBA Viewership Hits Five Year Low; How Does League Fix Problem?

There have been many words written and spoken about whether or not superteams are good for the NBA, but there has been relatively little data actually utilized to see what ratings suggest. That all changed yesterday when my guy Michael Mulvihill at Fox tweeted viewership data showing the NBA hit a five year low in… Read more »

ATX Television Festival: Saturday Diary

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ATX Day 3 and 4 were absolutely loaded, and we were there for all of it. There’s a lot to get to today, almost 5000 words worth, so let’s jump right in and dispense with the usual pleasantries. Enjoy! THE AMERICANS Here’s what we didn’t learn about The Americans from showrunners and co-creators Joe Weisberg and… Read more »

Anonymous Mailbag

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It’s Tuesday, time for the best article on the Internet every week — the anonymous mailbag. As always send your anonymous mailbag questions to claytravis@gmail.com, anonymity guaranteed. Before you get rolling with the anonymous mailbag today, how about finding a great, affordable place to stay at Disney World and other vacation destinations. Check out magicalrealty.com… Read more »

In Defense of My Preds Game Outfit

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Last night I went to the Preds game and I wore a polo, jeans, and some tennis shoes and based on the social media reaction you would think I showed up in a male romper. The responses were brutal, my shirt, my shoes, my pants were all savaged online. If you want to hear all… Read more »

Preds Got Screwed Last Night

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I know all of you are thinking, I can’t wait for noted hockey expert Clay Travis to break down the technicalities of why the Nashville Predator goal early in the second quarter didn’t count last night — so here I am. Just a regular Gordie Fucking Howe reincarnated to make sense of this huge mess.… Read more »

ATX Television Festival: Friday Diary

Outkick the Coverage - ATX Television Festival: Friday Diary

This is Outkick’s second year covering the annual ATX Television Festival in Austin, and somehow, our schedule was even busier this time around. Friday was packed full of events, so much so that I never had an opportunity to stop for lunch. Two popsicles were all that stood between me and a very unhappy stomach.… 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 rushing through the mailbag this morning because I’m out in LA meeting with radio show advertisers today. Speaking of advertisers, check out my friends at Magical Realty if you need an affordable place to stay near Disney World or anywhere else you might go on vacation.  For those of you who… Read more »

Bob Stoops Retiring at Oklahoma; Lincoln Riley New Coach

Outkick the Coverage - Bob Stoops Retiring at Oklahoma; Lincoln Riley New Coach

Wow, just a casual college football bomb dropped right into a casual Wednesday in June. I have several thoughts on this, but if you want to see me react to the news live on our daily Outkick Show, check it out below: Bob Stoops news broke live during @outkick. Go watch it. My jaw literally… Read more »