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Outkick Live: Emmanuel Acho and Pat McAfee News, The Last Dance, MLB/NBA Returns

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OUTKICK LIVE: @sportsrapport and @burackbobby_ talk Emmanuel Acho and Pat McAfee media news. MJ Doc, and latest on returns of MLB and NBA https://t.co/PU2OmWlL7a — Outkick the Coverage (@Outkick) May 11, 2020 Ryan Glasspiegel and Bobby Burack discuss: Reports at Outkick: Pat McAfee and DAZN part ways; Emmanuel Acho to First Things First. The latest on… Read more »

Best NFL Over/Under Win Total Bets Post-Schedule Release

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After the 2020 NFL schedule release, we listed our thoughts and seven key matchups. Translation: it’s time to dive into the over/under win totals. Here are the best bets on the board. *All odds via FOX Bet. Baltimore Ravens, 11 11 is a lot of wins, but I’m taking the over, anyway. I just don’t see… Read more »

The MLB Revenue Split Better Not Be the Holdup to Return

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For the past couple weeks, there has been a lot of optimism in the direction of MLB reopening Spring Training in June and the regular season in July. This is going to be a complicated arrangement logistically and to some extent it’s understandable for it to take some time to dot the i’s and cross… Read more »

Outkick the Show: Friday, May 8, 2020

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On today’s Outkick the Show, Clay Travis shared more good news on the coronavirus front. Clay also shared some of the highlights of the NFL’s recently-released schedule, Indianapolis Colts quarterback Philip Rivers’ new coaching gig awaiting him upon his yet-to-be-announced retirement, and the staggering 14.7% unemployment rate from April.

Pat McAfee and DAZN Mutually Part Ways

Outkick the Coverage - Pat McAfee and DAZN Mutually Part Ways

The Pat McAfee Show aired its final episode on DAZN last Friday, sources tell Outkick the Coverage. A DAZN spokesperson declined to comment on the news. McAfee’s deal with DAZN was set to expire this summer. The departure was amicable, sources say. Nothing is changing on the radio side with Westwood One. The video version of… Read more »

All That and a Bag of Mail

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It’s Friday Outkick mailbag time and it’s also time for us to get back to work as a nation. The April unemployment rate just hit 14.7%, the highest since the Great Depression and we may ultimately surpass the all time rate in this country. And the craziest thing is we did it all voluntarily to… Read more »

Clay Breaks Down the NFL Schedule and the Brady vs. Belichick ‘Cold War’

Outkick the Coverage - Clay Breaks Down the NFL Schedule and the Brady vs. Belichick ‘Cold War’

With the release of the 2020 NFL schedule, Clay opened Friday’s Outkick the Show discussing some of the most intriguing games as well as what will become a constant topic of discussion throughout the season, Tom Brady versus Bill Belichick and whose legacy is greater. “I thought the NFL would be more apprehensive about scheduling… Read more »

Emmanuel Acho Finalizing Deal with FOX Sports for First Things First

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Emmanuel Acho is close to finalizing a deal with FOX Sports and is leaving ESPN, sources tell Outkick the Coverage. Acho will join Nick Wright, Jenna Wolfe, and Kevin Wildes on FS1’s First Things First. A FOX Sports spokesperson declined to comment on the news. In February at The Big Lead, I reported Acho was… Read more »

7 Big Games to Mark on the NFL Schedule

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Look, no one can sit here and tell you that they know for sure the NFL is going to happen as the schedule is being released tonight. However, if there’s one organization that I’ll never bet against bending the world to get what they want, it’s the NFL. If there’s any sliver of hope for… Read more »

Outkick the Show: Thursday, May 7, 2020

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On today’s Outkick the Show, Clay Travis shared more good news on the coronavirus front, including some telling statistics from a Tennessee prison. Clay continued by commenting on Earl Thomas and his alarming evening with his brother, a couple of women, his wife, her friend, a gun, and a butcher knife. Said Thomas, “stuff like this… Read more »

Updating 2020 NFL Schedule Leaks

Outkick the Coverage - Updating 2020 NFL Schedule Leaks

The highly-anticipated 2020 NFL schedule release is tonight. Let’s hope the great tradition of day-long leaks continues. We, at Outkick, will keep you up-to-date will the latest leaks throughout the day. Here’s what’s out there: Plan your #Cowboys Thanksgiving: Week 12 – home against @Redskins , (Thurs) Nov. 26, 3:30p pic.twitter.com/lf55IZ6Nns — fishsports (@fishsports) May 7,… Read more »

Boxing’s June Return Should Set up Blockbuster Stretch

Outkick the Coverage - Boxing’s June Return Should Set up Blockbuster Stretch

The light at the end of the tunnel is getting brighter. Top Rank boxing will resume action in June, company CEO Bob Arum said Wednesday. The promotion’s return, which will include two cards a week, will be the first installment of a wild stretch in boxing. Boxing’s return across all promotions appears imminent. Combat sports have… Read more »

Clay Breaks Down the Crazy Earl Thomas Incident

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Earl Thomas’s “Stuff like this happens, bro” social media explanation for getting held at gunpoint by his wife over having an orgy with his brother and two other women has been the main topic of discussion on this morning’s radio show. The Baltimore Ravens’ All-pro safety released the video after he heard from his agent… Read more »

Gambling Odds for Skins Game With Rory McIlroy, Dustin Johnson, Rickie Fowler, and Matthew Wolff

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The PGA Tour is returning to action soon, but before the regular Tour events get started back up we have a few skins games to entertain us. While many are excited for the Tiger Woods and Phil Mickelson match with Tom Brady and Peyton Manning, we’ll be treated to another match prior to that featuring… Read more »

MLB Poised to Return in July

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For weeks we’ve been hearing murmurs that MLB is fixated on reopening. The best news yet for baseball fans comes from ESPN’s Jeff Passan, who reported Wednesday night that clubs are reaching out to players informing them to “ramp up” for a second Spring Training in mid June and Opening Day in early July. The… Read more »

White House Press Secretary Destroys Media in One Minute

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I think she was ready for this question. Damn. Harvard Law vs the White House press corps isn’t really a fair fight. pic.twitter.com/L9CK3MHCC0 — Clay Travis (@ClayTravis) May 6, 2020 Say this about new White House Press Secretary Kayleigh McEnany: she was prepared. Reuters White House correspondent Jeff Mason was playing a game of gotcha… Read more »