Outkick the Show: Friday, January 3, 2020

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On today’s Outkick the Show, Clay Travis shared his gambling picks for wildcard weekend in the NFL as well as his perspective on the improbable Gator Bowl win for the Tennessee Volunteers. Clay also offered his opinion on the firings of Joe Moorhead and Jason Garrett while speculating on who might be the best replacement… Read more »

All That and a Bag of Mail

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It’s Friday and I’m still celebrating Tennessee’s improbable bowl game win last night over Indiana. Entering last night’s games teams that were up by 13 or more with less than five minutes to play were 471-0 on the season. But then, boom, the Vols surged their way to an improbable come from behind victory and… Read more »

The Daily Outkick: Friday, January 3, 2020

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Cowboys Decide To ‘Move On’ From Coach Jason Garrett After 13 Seasons With Franchise (CBS Sports) Garrett joined the Cowboys as offensive coordinator in 2007 and became the team’s coach in 2011. Iran Vows ‘Harsh Retaliation’ After US Airstrike Kills Iranian Gen. Qassem Soleimani (Fox News) The U.S. State Department issued a security alert Friday… Read more »

Outkick the Show: Thursday, January 2, 2020

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On today’s Outkick the Show, Clay Travis broke down the recent college bowl games, offered his final regular bowl game gambling pick of the season, shared his favorable opinion of former NBA commissioner Davis Stern, and commented on the double-standards held by CNN in light of the Anderson Cooper/Andy Cohen comments on the male anatomy… Read more »

The Daily Outkick: Thursday, January 2, 2020

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A Deep Dive Into The NFL’s Impressive Ratings In 2019 (The Big Lead) Overall the NFL was up 5 percent and averaged 16.5 million viewers (television only) across all networks in 2019. From its kickoff, the NFL made up 47 of the top 50 most-watched telecasts. Global Stocks Launch Higher After Chinese Easing Move (Wall… Read more »

The Daily Outkick: Wednesday, January 1, 2020

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Ron Rivera, Cast Out Of Carolina, Lands With The Washington Redskins (New York Times) Rivera takes over a Washington team hoping to rebound from one of the worst seasons in franchise history. Wall Street Has Its Best Year Since 2013 (Axios) Wall Street had its biggest annual gain in six years — with the S&P… Read more »

Outkick the Show: Tuesday, December 31, 2019

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On today’s Outkick the Show, Clay Travis discussed the dumpster fire that is the Cleveland Browns organization, the coaching questions facing the Dallas Cowboys, the successful season enjoyed by Florida Gator head coach Dan Mullen, and the NBA’s disastrous 26% ratings free-fall suffered over the last two years according to the Wall Street Journal.

Anonymous Mailbag

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It’s New Year’s Eve and I feel like I’m the only person working in the entire country. I’ve already knocked out the morning radio show and we’ll be live on “Lock It In” this afternoon at 4:30 eastern. But until then, it’s time for the anonymous mailbag. As always, send your anonymous mailbag questions to… Read more »

The Daily Outkick: Tuesday, December 31, 2019

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Is Jerry Jones’ Radio Silence On Jason Garrett A Master Class In Media Manipulation? (Yahoo! Sports) The Dallas Cowboys owner may not know how to put together a winning football team. But he sure can generate headlines while keeping the Dallas Cowboys relevant and profitable. Obama, Trump Tie As Most Admired Man In 2019 (Gallup)… Read more »

Outkick the Show: Monday, December 30, 2019

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On today’s Outkick the Show, Clay Travis discussed the semifinal games of the College Football Playoff as well as his thoughts on the performances of Joe Burrow and Trevor Lawrence, specifically. Clay also talked through the NFL playoff picture, the unique 30-30 club Jameis Winston just started, and the future of Chargers QB Philip Rivers.

The Daily Outkick: Monday, December 30, 2019

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The Browns Wasted No Time Firing Freddie Kitchens (The Ringer) Cleveland dramatically underperformed expectations in 2019, and now the franchise must start over again. U.S. Launches Airstrikes On Iranian-Backed Forces In Iraq And Syria (New York Times) The strikes were a response to a rocket attack that killed an American contractor. Eagles Finally Rise Up To… Read more »

Outkick the Show: Friday, December 27, 2019

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On today’s Outkick the Show, Clay Travis broke down the two College Football Playoff games this Saturday between LSU and Oklahoma as well as Clemson and Ohio State. Clay also shared his insight on the NFL playoff picture and the pertinent games being played in week 17. Clay went on to discuss other topics including… Read more »

All That and a Bag of Mail

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It’s Friday and most of you aren’t working because you’re all a bunch of slackers. I, however, am working — having already knocked out three hours of radio this morning. I’d also encourage you guys to check out “Lock It In” later today on FS1 at 4:30 eastern if you’re just sitting at home with… Read more »

The Daily Outkick: Friday, December 27, 2019

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Joe Burrow And Jalen Hurts: Scouting Reports From Teammates And Rivals (New York Times) As Louisiana State and Oklahoma prepare to play Saturday in a duel between two of America’s best college quarterbacks, it’s clear that no one will be surprised if the signal callers have dazzling moments. Trump Outs Whistleblower (Mediaite) It is the… Read more »

Outkick’s Bowl Game Picks For 2019

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Santa Clay is coming to town! Here we go with the final college football gambling pick column of 2019. Right now we are sitting at 89-83 on the season for a 51.7% winning percentage. But I’ve gotten killed in the past two years on bowl games, primarily because it’s virtually impossible to figure out two… Read more »

The Daily Outkick: Thursday, December 26, 2019

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Matthew Stafford’s Awesome Christmas Surprise For Two Kids Who Recently Lost Their Dad (For The Win) Detroit Lions QB Matthew Stafford and his wife, Kelly, pulled off a Christmas surprise for two young fans who recently lost their father and it’s surely a moment they will never forget. Last-Minute Shoppers Rushed To Online Retailers (Wall… Read more »

The Daily Outkick: Christmas, 2019

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Trump Offers Holiday Greetings In Video Call To U.S. Troops (Wall Street Journal) President Trump called U.S. troops deployed around the world to offer holiday greetings on Christmas Eve, saying they were “tremendous warriors” who have “kept the Taliban running scared.” Edward Aschoff, ESPN College Football Reporter, Dies At Age 34 (ESPN) “We are very… Read more »

Disney/ABC/ESPN Steals Away SEC Game of the Week

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At a recent SEC spring meeting in Sandestin, Florida ESPN president Jimmy Pitaro addressed a room full of SEC presidents, athletic directors, and league executives and said ESPN had three main sports priorities: the NFL, the NBA, and the SEC. Now Pitaro has put his money where his mouth is, inking a massive deal with… Read more »

Anonymous Mailbag

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Merry Christmas Eve! (Or happy holidays or whatever if you’re a communist and you hate Santa Claus). I’m working pretty much every day the next two weeks so if you’re at home and haven’t checked out our FS1 “Lock It In” gambling show we’ll be live at 4:30 et today and Thursday and Friday of… Read more »

The Daily Outkick: Christmas Eve, 2019

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Kirk Cousins Is Still Searching For His Signature Win In Minnesota (Yahoo! Sports) Green Bay clinched the NFC North by harassing Cousins into an underwhelming performance in a 23-10 victory in Minnesota. Saturday Shopping Sets U.S. One-Day Sales Record, Analyst Says (Bloomberg) Job growth and fatter wallets, along with stronger household finances, have put consumers… Read more »