Starting 11: Three Playoff Spots Look Set Edition

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The college football playoff picture isn’t that complex as we enter the conference title game weekend. As a result of Alabama and Minnesota’s losses, there are now seven teams alive for four playoff spots. Those seven teams, in the order I’d rank their playoff chances, are as follows: 1. LSU 2. Ohio State 3. Clemson… Read more »

The Daily Outkick: Monday, December 2, 2019

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The Patriots’ Very Real Offensive Problems Could Doom Them (The Ringer) Or they could be just fine. Retailers Readjust As Online Sales Soar (Wall Street Journal) Online sales reached $7.4 billion on Black Friday, up from $6.2 billion last year. Bengals Are No Longer Winless, Thanks To The Jets (New York Times) Quarterback Andy Dalton,… Read more »

All That and a Bag of Mail

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Happy Black Friday! Everything is 20% off on the Outkick store today if you use the code “olepiss” in honor of how the Egg Bowl ended last night.  This isn’t a joke, everything really is 20% off with that “ole piss” code.  By the way, how great is Derrick Henry getting mocked by his Auburn-grad… Read more »

The Daily Outkick: Friday, November 29, 2019

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Josh Allen, Bills Introduce Themselves To NFL World In Trouncing Of Cowboys (Bleacher Report) All of Allen’s talents were on display in the Bills’ 26-15 win over the dying, moribund, comatose Cowboys. His athleticism. His speed on the run. His accuracy. His toughness. It was all there in a spectacular performance. Trump Makes Surprise Thanksgiving… Read more »

The Daily Outkick: Thursday, November 28, 2019

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Cowboys Bring Spice To Thanksgiving As Jerry Jones Appears To Be At Breaking Point With Jason Garrett (SI) The emotional mood swings that define Jerry Jones usually peak immediately after a loss, when surrounded by reporters he delivers his take on the state of his Dallas Cowboys. He’s the only NFL owner who routinely makes… Read more »

Outkick the Show: Wednesday, November 27, 2019

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On today’s Outkick the Show, Clay Travis gave his college football picks for week 14. Clay also commented on the CFB playoff rankings, the Mizzou bowl-ban, and Duke’s shocking loss to Stephen F. Austin. Clay also commented on President Trump’s funny tweet featuring his head photoshopped on Rocky Balboa and suggested that many Americans fail… Read more »

Outkick’s Gambling Picks For Week 14 2019

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We’re hot, baby! Last week we went 8-2 with the Outkick picks — including another win on the blood bank guarantee — running our season record to 83-70 overall, which is good for a robust 54.2% winning percentage on the year. I hope you’ve been playing every pick and I hope fade the picks guy… Read more »

The Daily Outkick: Wednesday, November 27, 2019

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Stephen F. Austin Upset No. 1 Duke On An Absolute Bonkers Buzzer-beater In OT (For The Win) No. 1 Duke suffered its first loss of the season in stunning fashion Tuesday as the Blue Devils lost an overtime stunner at the buzzer to Stephen F. Austin, 85-83, in an absolutely wild ending at Cameron Indoor… Read more »

Outkick the Show: Tuesday, November 26, 2019

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On today’s Outkick the Show, Clay Travis commented on the collapse of the LA Rams and the surge of Lamar Jackson and the Baltimore Ravens. Clay also shared his weekly list of the top 5 and bottom 5 teams in the NFL and concluded by addressing PETA’s ridiculous criticism of The University of Georgia for… Read more »

Anonymous Mailbag

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It’s Tuesday, rejoice! The anonymous mailbag is here to save those of you who are actually at work. Or to save those of you who are already with your families for Thanksgiving and seeking a few minutes of escape. You can win $10k of my money over Thanksgiving weekend by playing the Outkick pick’em. It’s… Read more »

The Daily Outkick: Tuesday, November 26, 2019

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Lamar Jackson Throws Five TDs As Ravens Demolish Rams On Monday Night Football (SI) Jackson and Baltimore stormed out of the gate and never looked back. Supreme Court Suspends House Subpoena Seeking Trump’s Financial Information (Wall Street Journal) High court now likely to consider case that strikes at heart of the U.S. Constitution. Jason Garrett… Read more »

Outkick the Show: Monday, November 25, 2019

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On today’s Outkick the Show, Clay Travis broke down the weekend in football in college and in the NFL. Clay shared the playoff picture for both leagues and shared his Outkick national top 10 list and his SEC power rankings for the week. The self-proclaimed “stat maven” and this week’s king of Lock It In… Read more »

The Daily Outkick: Monday, November 25, 2019

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The Packers Look Like A Team Exposed (The Ringer) Green Bay had the appearance of a Super Bowl contender in the first half of the season, but an ugly loss to the 49ers—and another to the Chargers a few weeks back—has put their résumé in question. Bloomberg Enters Crowded Democratic Race (Wall Street Journal) Billionaire’s… Read more »

Starting 11: The Playoff Race Narrows Edition

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With one week left in the regular season, we are now down to nine playoff contenders. Those contenders, in the order I’d rank them right now, are: LSU, Ohio State, Clemson, Georgia, Alabama, Utah, Minnesota, Oklahoma, and Baylor. That’s pretty much it, four of these nine teams will be playing for the title. So how… Read more »

Outkick the Show: Friday, November 22, 2019

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On today’s Outkick the Show, Clay Travis began by giving his weekly gambling picks for week 13 in college football and discussed the coaching decision facing USC this off-season. Clay also commented on the Colts – Texans game last night and concluded by sharing some legal challenges facing Mason Rudolph if he chooses to sue… Read more »

All That and a Bag of Mail

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It’s Friday, rejoice! And go play our free college football pick’em. You can win $10k of my money. Good luck (but not too much luck). Okay, here we go with the mailbag. Vol4life Tweets: “Would Mason Rudolph win a civil suit for defamation against Myles Garrett?” The challenge here is that Mason Rudolph has to… Read more »

Vegas Top 10 – Week 13

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Yikes! I’m not sure there is a better word out there to describe the feeling of the Crimson Tide fanbase prior to entering the locker room after their victory against Mississippi State. With QB Tua Tagovailoa unfortunately out of the picture for Alabama (we wish him a speedy and successful recovery), they’ve tumbled down to… Read more »

The Daily Outkick: Friday, November 22, 2019

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Colts At Texans Final Score: Houston Takes Control Of AFC South Led By The Return Of Will Fuller (CBS Sports) The Texans’ big plays lead to a 20-17 win over the Colts on ‘Thursday Night Football’ Dana Perino: Democrats Would Admit They’re Not Making ‘Overwhelming’ Impeachment Case (Fox News) She also said if Democrats felt… Read more »

Outkick the Show: Thursday, November 21, 2019

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On today’s Outkick the Show, Clay Travis discussed Myles Garrett’s allegation of Mason Rudolph using a racial slur during the incident  in the Steelers – Browns game over the weekend, Tyrell Owens’ racist comments re: Stephen A. Smith and Max Kellerman, the ridiculous article in Yahoo! Sports crediting Colin Kaepernick for Nike’s success in the… Read more »

The Daily Outkick: Thursday, November 21, 2019

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Mike Mayock’s Debut Draft Class Is Already Transforming The Raiders (The Ringer) From Josh Jacobs to Maxx Crosby, nearly all of Oakland’s rookies are producing. The youngsters have helped propel the team to a 6-4 record, and now Jon Gruden’s squad is the most surprising playoff contender of the year. Google To Restrict Political Ad… Read more »