Commodores Hunting For Bears at Texas Bowl

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At one point in the season, the Vanderbilt Commodores had lost five of six and a .500 season was something of a reach with four games remaining, all against conference rivals. But better late than never, because Vanderbilt went on to defeat Arkansas, Ole Miss and Tennessee, with their only loss coming on the road… Read more »

The Daily Outkick: Thursday, December 20, 2018

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10 Major Takeaways From The Early National Signing Day And The Class Of 2019 (College Football Talk) Alabama was the No. 1 team by all the major recruiting services and there was a pretty solid gap between them and the rest of their SEC rivals like Georgia. The Most Heartwarming Announcement on National Signing Day… Read more »

The Daily Outkick: Wednesday, December 19, 2018

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Aaron Rodgers And Tom Brady Made The Pro Bowl. They Shouldn’t Have(Washington Post) Neither deserved to be named to the Pro Bowl rosters, announced Tuesday, over other quarterbacks with better 2018 résumés. College Football’s Early Signing Period Begins Today; Here Is What You Need To Know (Forbes) This is the second year that the NCAA has… Read more »

Anonymous Mailbag

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It’s Tuesday, time for the anonymous mailbag. The anonymous mailbag is presented by my guy Ryan Kelley at The Home Loan Expert. Own a home but also have too much credit card debt? Go to their website today and by this time next week your credit card debt can be wiped out and you can have… Read more »

The Daily Outkick: Tuesday, December 18, 2018

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Who Will Replace Tennessee Senator Lamar Alexander? Phil Bredesen, Bill Haslam, Clay Travis (Newsweek) The sports talk show host based out of Nashville said Monday he’d seriously consider running… Clay Travis often delves into politics — most recently speaking out against Democrat senators during the Brett Kavanaugh confirmation hearings. Recruiting’s Biggest Week Has Arrived Quietly, and… Read more »

The Daily Outkick: Monday, December 17, 2018

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Once More, Nick Foles At His Best When Eagles Needed Him Most (Philly.com) What Foles pulled off Sunday was as close as he could come in a regular-season game to replicating those forever memories that he produced earlier this year. Titans’ Story Changing Because Of Derrick Henry (Tennessean) Derrick Henry has 408 rushing yards in his past… Read more »

All That and a Bag of Mail

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It’s Friday, rejoice. Let’s dive right into the mailbag. Reminder, you can send me any questions to claytravis@gmail.com. Here we go. John writes: “How will increased legalized gambling force leagues to look at replay rules on judgement plays in NFL games? The Chargers ended up covering last night but it sure seemed like the Chiefs… Read more »

Make Your College Football Bowl Picks

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Ready? Go! It’s the start of bowl season, and the College Football Challenge is back and better than ever. This holiday season, we’re stuffing stockings with Outback swag bags for perfect weekly cards, and season-long winners will take home a share of the $5,000 grand prize. Note: the game kicks off this Saturday, Dec. 15… Read more »

The Daily Outkick: Friday, December 14, 2018

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Chargers Top Chiefs in Last Second Thriller (LA Times) Mike Williams scored a touchdown with four seconds left to make it 28-27 Chiefs, and then converted on the ensuing two-point conversion throw to a wide-open Williams to stun Kansas City. Both AFC West teams are now 11-3 on the season. Facebook Wants You To Buy HBO… Read more »

Packers Bounce Bears & Cards Flush Falcons In Week 15 Upset Alert

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We had an outright underdog winner last week as the 49ers defeated the visiting Broncos, but it was not all lollipops and sunshine as the Bucs watched an 11-point lead drift away into a 28-14 loss to New Orleans. Let’s scope out the Week 15 slate and analyze a few live hounds that will add… Read more »

Could DAZN Be the Netflix of Sports?

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This weekend DAZN (pronounced Da Zone) will host the Canelo Alvarez fight on its streaming service. It will be the first of 11 fights Alvarez agreed to do on DAZN. For these 11 fights — to take place over the next five years — DAZN paid Alvarez $365 million. The contract was an eye popping… Read more »

Redskins On Autofade In Week 15 Confidence Pool

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Our 10-6 record from Week 14 Confidence Pool play is misleading because it wasn’t even as good as that. Two of our big favorites, Steelers and Patriots, were upset, although our top play, the LA Chargers, did come through. Let’s check out Week 15 where we rate our most confident straight up pick from (16)… Read more »

The Daily Outkick: Thursday, December 13, 2018

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NFL Moving Closer to Entering Sports Betting Business (The Action Network) While the NFL has staunchly opposed sports gambling publicly, preferring to wait for federal legislation, the league began to take steps on Wednesday behind closed doors to capitalize on the business. Zion Williamson Is The Best College Basketball Player In At Least A Decade (538) Ten… Read more »

The Daily Outkick: Wednesday, December 12, 2018

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Never Miss a Show! Follow Clay Travis on YouTube The 17 Gripping Minutes That Captivated Washington (Politico) In the Oval Office, Donald Trump, Nancy Pelosi and Chuck Schumer clashed in spectacular fashion, with the cameras rolling and shocked reporters watching. This Is the Most Important Week of the N.F.L. Season. Here’s Why (New York Times) Of the 16… Read more »

Anonymous Mailbag

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Happy Tuesday. Today is the absolute last day you can order an autographed copy of my new book, “Republicans Buy Sneakers Too,” and have it delivered at your house before Christmas. The. Absolute. Last. Day. So go buy one today if you want one yourself or you want to give it as a gift to… Read more »

2019 Early Heisman Odds: Tua Leads Pack (Again)

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Had Alabama’s Tua Tagovailoa performed his routine heroics in the 2018 SEC championship game, then chances are the ratings for ESPN’s Heisman show last Saturday night would have been that much higher due to at least a touch of suspense. However, as we know Tua struggled for the first time all season due to an… Read more »

The Daily Outkick: Tuesday, December 11, 2018

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Make Sure to Subscribe to Clay on YouTube! Never Miss a Show On Russell Wilson’s Worst Night, Seahawks’ New-look Defense Delivered Its Best Game (Seattle Times) It was a watershed moment for fans who once cheered on Richard Sherman, Earl Thomas, and Kam Chancellor. For the first time all season, they forgot they weren’t around.… Read more »

On Kyler Murray and Social Media Shaming

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Saturday night Kyler Murray won the Heisman trophy. By later that evening Murray’s offensive Tweets, sent when he was a teenager, had emerged, eventually leading many top mainstream media outlets to run stories about the Tweets. This has become an all too common theme and, frankly, it’s patently absurd and indefensible from a journalistic perspective… Read more »

The Daily Outkick: Monday, December 10, 2018

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Subscribe to Clay Travis on YouTube! Never Miss An Episode ‘Miami Miracle’ Final Play Lifts Dolphins Past Patriots 34-33 (Miami Herald) Bedlam. Insanity. Dolphins football. Their game looked over. Their season too. Then a miracle. Inside the Fight for the Future of the Denver Broncos (Wall Street Journal) Under Pat Bowlen’s leadership, the Broncos were the model… Read more »

Vegas’s Top Six & Bowl Game Picks

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By Todd Fuhrman This is an unusual version of our piece but given it’s an unusual week for college football bettors we must adjust.  Below you’ll find the  Bet the Board Top 6 teams (who would be favored on a neutral field), a very quick peak at the College Football playoff, New Year’s Day Odds, and the current… Read more »