Category: OKTC

ESPN Rips Redskins For Signing Reuben Foster While Promoting Greg Hardy

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During Monday Night Football ESPN stopped calling a tight game in the fourth quarter between the Redskins and the Eagles to allow Joe Tessitore, Jason Witten and Booger McFarland to address the Redskins signing of Reuben Foster. Foster, who was released by the San Francisco 49ers and has been accused of domestic assault for a… Read more »

Bolts Batter Bengals in Week 14 Confidence Pool

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After a white-hot Week 12 Confidence Pool, we cooled in Week 13 by going 9-7 straight up, but it was the Packers getting stunned by the Cardinals in the 14th spot and Saints losing to the Cowboys at No. 11 that did the damage. Let’s move on to Week 14 where we rate our most… Read more »

Week 14 Upset Alert: Bucs Shock Saints & Niners Buck Broncos

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Last week we once again had an underdog straight-up upset as the Tampa Bay Bucs defeated the Carolina Panthers as 3½-point dogs, which means if you tailed this pick it not only cashed with the points but on the money line as well! We weren’t nearly as fortunate with the Jets, as they fell to… Read more »

Anonymous Mailbag

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Rejoice, it’s Tuesday, and time for the anonymous mailbag. Before we get rolling if you want an autographed copy of my new book you get a free autographed copy of the book as part of a yearly subscription to the Outkick VIP. You can also buy an autographed copy of the book for $50 here. And… Read more »

Urban Meyer “Retires” At Ohio State

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Look, everyone knew Urban Meyer’s time at Ohio State was coming close to an end because he’d gone all Urban Florida on us. You know the signs — program is in decline, off field issues become all encompassing, suddenly his health is in question and he has to “retire.” So the big question here isn’t… Read more »

The College Football Playoff Committee Got It Right

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The most inherent and glaring conflict in the college football playoff committee’s decision is this — the conflict between the concept of the “best” and “most deserving” team. Sometimes this is easy — Alabama and Clemson are both the two best and the two most deserving teams in the country, the only teams to finish… Read more »

Outkick’s Vegas Top Ten For Title Week 2018

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BY TODD FUHRMAN There goes the chance to see Jim Harbaugh embarrassed by the mastermind Nick Saban in the college football playoffs; Urban Meyer was intent on stealing that honor. The Wolverines were dismantled in Columbus and subsequently leapfrogged by the Buckeyes in our Bet the Board Top Ten.  Notre Dame held on against a plucky USC Trojan team… Read more »

Likely All Or Nothing For Dawgs In SEC Title Match Vs. Tide

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The Georgia Bulldogs are ranked No. 4 in the nation and, at this moment, included in the quartet of college football teams that are slated to receive invitations to the College Football Playoff (CFP). However, likely the only way they maintain their name on that exclusive guest list and keep the door open is if… Read more »

Chiefs Get Top Spot In Week 13 Confidence Pool

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What a difference a week makes! We went from the outhouse to the penthouse – the smaller one with the semi-private balcony – as we sizzled in our Week 12 Confidence Pool picks, with our only losses coming down the totem pole with the Steelers (7), Jaguars (5), and Packers (1). It wasn’t perfect, but… Read more »

Outkick Gambling Picks For “Title” Games 2018

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Last week we went 6-8 running our season total to 91-71 which is a 56% winning percentage for the Outkick picks on the year. We were 5-2 after Thursday and Friday and then had a disaster of a Saturday, going 1-6, including a late touchdown pass from USC against Notre Dame that I’m still bitter… Read more »

Bucs & Jets Live Hounds In Our Week 13 Upset Alert

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If you’ve been following our weekly NFL underdog plays, then you are raking! Two weeks ago, we had the Redskins and Chiefs, both dogs that covered, but last week we not only beat the spread with the Browns and Seahawks but both pups won outright and cashed on the money line! You want more? Then… Read more »

Make Your Championship Week Outkick Picks

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It’s Conference Championship Week. The leaderboard is extremely tight at the top. Play here to win $5,000! Still no perfect scores last week, but we twenty-two players went 9-10. This week there are only 7 picks, so keep that in mind when looking at how far you need to go to win on the leaderboard.… Read more »

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 »

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 »

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 »