Anonymous Mailbag

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It’s Tuesday, time for the anonymous mailbag. As always, send your anonymous mailbag questions to claytravis@gmail.com, anonymity guaranteed. The anonymous mailbag is presented by The Home Loan Expert. Whether you need to be prequalified, have a home you want to buy and need a mortgage or have a mortgage rate that’s way too high and… Read more »

My Final Four Playoff Picks For 2017

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At long last, rejoice, the college football season is here. I published 15 gambling picks on the Outkick VIP message board on Sunday night and you can get those picks the moment I place those bets. How do you get them? Sign up for Outkick VIP for $99 for the entire year and get a… Read more »

Game of Thrones Season Seven, Episode 7, the finale

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Tonight’s Game of Thrones episode was better than just about every movie that will be released in 2017. And it would have been better than all of them if Cersei had ordered The Mountain to kill Jaime instead of allowing him to walk out of her throne room. I know it would have been painful… Read more »

Mayweather vs. McGregor Gambling Preview From OddsShark

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This article provided to Outkick by OddsShark, go to OddsShark for all of your gambling and informational related needs. … Based on the last couple months since the mega-fight between two-division UFC champion Conor McGregor and undefeated welterweight boxing champ Floyd Mayweather was officially announced, you would think the latter was the underdog. After seeing… Read more »

All That and a Bag of Mail

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It’s Friday, and what a week it has been for Outkick. The site broke the news about the Robert Lee mess at ESPN on Tuesday evening and ever since then we’ve dominated the news cycle. Millions of people have read the site and watched me on Fox News, CNN, and Headline News. It’s been truly… Read more »

Outkick Crushes MSESPN On Fox News; MSESPN Fires Back

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Yesterday I did TV hits on Tucker Carlson’s Fox News show, CNN and Headline News, not to mention dozens of radio shows all over the country. All of these hits related to Outkick breaking the news that MSESPN had removed Robert Lee from a University of Virginia football game because his name was too similar… Read more »

Anonymous Mailbag

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It’s Tuesday, time for the anonymous mailbag. But before we get to that, yesterday we had a big announcement on Outkick, the VIP section officially launched. Right now you can subscribe to Outkick VIP for $99 for the entire year and you get a shirt of your choice. (Most of the shirts are brand new… Read more »

Announcing Outkick VIP

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Just over six years ago Outkick the Coverage launched as an independent website. I had no idea what would happen, but I was cautiously optimistic things would go well enough that I might be able to make $100k a year off it one day. Six years later Outkick has a national Fox Sports Radio show… Read more »

Game of Thrones Season Seven, Episode 6

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I’m a weak man, what can I say? The moment news broke that HBO had accidentally aired Game of Thrones Season Seven, Episode 6 on Spanish HBO — seriously, what’s the punishment for the CEO of HBO Spain, he has to get Nedd Stark’ed in the HBO parking lot, right? — I had to watch.… Read more »

Protesters Demand WWE Boot Trump from Company Hall of Fame

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Waking up this morning to stories of Trump protesters outside Barclays Center in Brooklyn wasn’t particularly strange, because at this stage in the game, Trump protesters anywhere, whether for or against, barely furrows my brow. People love to get signs, they love to stand together, and they love to plan trips to various independent coffee… Read more »

All That and a Bag of Mail

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It’s Friday, and what an insanely crazy week it has been. I don’t know about you guys, but this week seems like it has lasted a month. That’s why the mailbag today is only one question, and it’s one that I have gotten hundreds of subtle variations on this week. Here’s that question distilled to… Read more »

Marvel’s The Defenders is Dark, But Fun

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I had to watch the first two episodes of Netflix’s The Defenders, which hit the streaming service today, twice. Why? Because I fell asleep during both initial viewings. Whoa, that’s clearly not a good sign. That’s what I thought, but by the end of the fourth episode, which was the final hour Marvel and Netflix… Read more »

Outkick’s Top 13 Coaches In College Football

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It’s just over a week until actual, live college football games return — Thank the Lord — and I decided it was a good time for Outkick to break out our latest list of the top coaches in college football. The important info you need to have here is that I’m only ranking guys based… Read more »

AMC’s Halt and Catch Fire: Still a Killer App

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So many examples exist within the realm of television of overlooked shows or underappreciated properties. Often, an audience dissipates after a series starts slow, because we live in a “What have you done for me lately” culture, as opposed to a long game. Patience remains a virtue, but in TV, if you’re not really good…really… Read more »

Anonymous Mailbag

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It’s Tuesday, time for the anonymous mailbag. And up top, an important announcement, we now have a sponsor for the next year for the anonymous mailbag — Ryan Kelley’s The Home Loan Expert. I’m really excited about all the cool things we’re going to be doing with these guys, but what I want you to… Read more »

Yes, I’ve Turned Down TV Show(s)

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Last month the New York Daily News ran a story saying I’d turned down my own TV show on FS1. I wasn’t the source for this story, but the writer, Bob Raissman, a man I’d never talked to before, called me while I was touring the beaches of Normandy with my family. I declined all comment… Read more »

Game of Thrones Season Seven, Episode 5

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There was a ton of information in today’s show so let’s move slowly as we try to unpack what exactly happened and what it can tell us about the story going forward. Here’s our discussion on Periscope right after the show ended. Game of Thrones reaction show. https://t.co/bWpnewmvCa — Clay Travis (@ClayTravis) August 14, 2017… Read more »

JMart’s Health Journey

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(The above photos were taken in 2015 at the WWE Performance Center in Orlando, and four weeks ago in Nashville. In February of this year, I was bigger than in the photo on the left. That’s for clarification purposes.) Many people have either emailed me at jmartclone@gmail.com or DMed me @JMartOutkick about my health changes,… Read more »

All That and a Bag of Mail

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I’m currently in the air flying to Las Vegas with my fingers crossed that the Southwest Wifi is going to hold up and allow me to post the mailbag. Well, that, and that North Korea doesn’t decide to fire a missile at Las Vegas over the weekend and wipe me out. (Spoiler, the Southwest wifi… Read more »