As of April 26, 2016, it was announced that Skip Bayless was leaving ESPN for FS1. The master of early morning hot takes didn't renew his contract, but don't you fret, Skip Bayless' bad predictions will never die! If you are a sports fan of senseless hot takes and unbelievably bold opinions, then @RealSkipBayless is a must-follow for you on Twitter.
Skip Isn't Sure Andrew Luck Has Tebow's "It-Factor"
Luck is in the league, Tebow isn't, and Luck has proven to be capable when healthy, whereas Tebow's inconsistence has led to teams being unwilling to take a chance on him.
I KNOW what Tebow can do in the NFL. I've seen it over/over/over. I'm not sure what Andrew Luck can do or if he has Tebow's It Factor— Skip Bayless (@RealSkipBayless) January 27, 2012
Skip Says Johnny Football Will Be Bigger Than LeBron In Cleveland
Said in 2014, this couldn't be less accurate. Johnny Football isn't just out of Cleveland, he may never be back in the NFL. LeBron plays for the Cavs again and could potentially bring them a championship.
Johnny Football will one day be bigger in Cleveland than his buddy LeBron ever was.— Skip Bayless (@RealSkipBayless) May 9, 2014
Skip Bayless Says A Healthy Peyton Manning Is No Better Than Tim Tebow
In 2012, Skip said that Peyton and Tebow were comparable in abilities, which is actually hilarious. It's almost unclear if he even believes what he's saying, as he wears a troll-like smirk throughout the segment.
Skip Bayless Says Kevin Durant Is Not A Top 5 NBA Player
Skip Bayless believes Russell Westbrook is the "Batman" of the Oklahoma City Thunder, and Durant is the "Robin." This was in 2014, yet Bayless said Durant wasn't a "great" player. Durant was the 2014 NBA MVP.