Steve interviews Joe Manniell0 (00:04:17) from Newsday. Joe joins us to talk about the rise of the online brackets. Joe explains why the covid world has proven to be the perfect recipe for the rise of the bracket. Joe also talks about the dominance of the 1 seed, Billy Joel, the depth of Seinfeld, and ranks five of the finest humans ever to be born on Long Island. Also, Jon Pessah(00:37:42) returns to talk about his book on Yogi Berra. Jon talks about the challenge of writing about a subject that has been written about for decades, Yogi's rise from an open tryout in St. Louis, and of course the Yogi-isms. Jon also talks about using his twitter feed for politics instead of book promotion. The show starts with Steve jumping right into the show. The book club has cleared out most of the summer reading and has only Chris Cornell remaining. OLT ends the program with a quick couple of thoughts on Paula's tee-ball. For more information follow the podcast on twitter @sports_castersEmail: email@example.com
Episode 23 - Newsday's Joe Manniello joins the show
Philly vs The World
Newsday's NFL pick columnist Joe Manniello joins the show to discuss the latest around the NFL and the best bets of the week. Keep an eye on Monday Night Football's matchup between San Francisco (-6.5) and Seattle. Chris, Drew, and Gianfranco discuss what the Panthers should do at the quarterback position moving forward. Gianfranco says he would rather have a player, who is currently a third string quarterback for an NFL team, as a starting QB rather than Cam Newton heading into the 2020 season. Follow Joe Manniello on twitter: @Joe_Manniello Time Stamps: Joe Manniello - (1:03) Is Kyle Allen the future for the Panthers? (21:51)
Will goes one on one with Newsday’s own Joe Manniello. The duo discusses Jets, Giants, week one and Joe gives his Super Bowl pick for this upcoming football season. See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.