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All That and a Bag of Mail

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It’s Friday, rejoice! You can win $10k of my money this weekend by playing Outkick’s free college football pick’em. I hope you all lose. Okay, let’s dive into the mailbag: “The most common question I got this week was, and I’m distilling it here, what’s the long range impact to LeBron and the NBA over… Read more »

Outkick the Show: Wednesday, October 16, 2019

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On today’s Outkick the Show, Clay Travis discussed the trade between the LA Rams and Jacksonville Jaguars, with the Rams receiving Jalen Ramsey while the Jaguars will benefit from their acquisition of additional first round picks in the 2020 and 2021 seasons. Clay went on to announce his top 5 and bottom 5 teams in… Read more »

Outkick’s Gambling Picks For Week 8 2019

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We went 6-4 last weekend to run our record to 46-44 on the year. The biggest positive so far this year has been the blood bank guarantee — we hit easily on the Penn State at Iowa under — to run our season record there to 5-2 with an additional push on UF-UK that many… Read more »

Outkick the Show: Tuesday, October 15, 2019

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On today’s Outkick the Show, Clay Travis addressed LeBron James’ response to the situation in China, saying “it did not go well.” Clay broke down LeBron’s response, line by line, calling it one of the dumbest things he’s ever heard. Clay also referenced the article he wrote on the matter, LeBron Bends the Knee For… Read more »

Anonymous Mailbag

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It’s Tuesday, rejoice, it’s time for the anonymous mailbag. You can win $10k of my money this weekend by playing Outkick’s free college football pick’em. So go play and I hope you all lose. As always, send your anonymous mailbag questions to claytravis@gmail.com, anonymity guaranteed. Here we go: “My wife is an amazing cook, everything… Read more »

LeBron Bends the Knee For Chinese Dictators

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LeBron James is good at basketball and appears to be a good dad. Upon those two foundations the woke sports media has helped to construct the idea that James is a modern day Muhammad Ali, an eloquent spokesperson confronting society’s ills through the prism of sports. I eviscerated that argument in my most recent book,… Read more »

Outkick the Show: Monday, October 14, 2019

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On today’s Outkick the Show, Clay Travis commented on Georgia’s implosion over the weekend in their loss to South Carolina. The “stat maven’ offered some statistical insight to better understand the contest, calling it more of a statistical anomaly rather than an indictment on the talent of this season’s Georgia Bulldogs. Clay also discussed the… 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 »

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 »

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 »

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 »

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 »

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 »