The Daily Outkick: Monday, May 25, 2020

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We Are All Tom Brady: What Sports Can Learn From “The Match 2” (The Ringer) A hilarious and entertaining Sunday of celebrity golf offers some lessons in how to make sports broadcasts work during the pandemic.

Vice President Mike Pence: This Memorial Day Our Freedoms Are Cherished Even More. Here’s Why (Fox News) Today is Memorial Day in America. This is the day we honor all those who paid the ultimate sacrifice for our freedom.

University Of Michigan Head: What School Decides For Fall Will Likely Stick For Year (Wall Street Journal) The Wolverines football team won’t have a season unless students are back on campus.

Why Scientists Are Changing Their Minds And Disagreeing During The Coronavirus Pandemic (CNBC) Changing your mind based on new evidence is a badge of honor in the scientific community.

NASCAR At Charlotte Results: Brad Keselowski Wins Crazy Coca-Cola 600 (Sporting News) After six hours on Sunday that included a rain delay and overtime, Brad Keselowski won the Coca-Cola 600 for the first time in his career. It was the longest race, by miles, in NASCAR history.

Republicans Sue California Over Mail-Out Ballot Plan (Axios) Experts have found all forms of voting fraud are rare in the U.S. However, “the mail voting system is more vulnerable to fraud than voting in person,” the New York Times notes.

Catcher Is Baseball’s Most Endangered Position (538) An automated strike zone, which MLB has begun to experiment with, would eliminate the value of receiving, and advances in training are already shrinking the gulf in defensive skill at the position.

Amazon Plans ‘Summer Sale’ To Lure Shoppers Back From Target And Walmart (New York Post) Amazon now accounts for 34 cents out of every dollar Americans spend online, down from 42 cents before the outbreak, according to market research firm Rakuten Intelligence.

In Joe Flacco, Jets Get A Credible Backup For Sam Darnold (New York Times) For a pittance, the Jets address a major need by adding Flacco, the Super Bowl 47 most valuable player.

The Netflix Show The Pentagon Can’t Stop Talking About (Politico) The U.S. Space Force is about to be eclipsed by Netflix’s upcoming parody—and that might be a good thing.

To Beat Tecmo Bowl: One Man’s Modest Quarantine Quest (SI) Before there was Madden, Nintendo had the ultimate NFL simulation.

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