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The Rich Eisen Show

The Rich Eisen Show brings a mix of sports analysis with pop culture, humor, and interviews. The show attracts the most recognizable names in sports and entertainment, including Tom Brady, Matt Damon, Jodie Foster, Matthew McConaughey, Regina King, Aaron Rodgers, Morgan Freeman and more.In 2014, Eisen created The Rich Eisen Show. Now in its sixth year, the Emmy nominated show originates out of Los Angeles, CA. Eisen said, “After all these years of seeing TV add 10 pounds, I’m hoping phones and tablets will only add 5.”The nationally syndicated radio & TV talk show airs Monday – Friday, Noon-3pm Eastern / 9am-Noon Pacific on SiriusXM & NBC Sports on Peacock TV

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The Rich Eisen Show brings a mix of sports analysis with pop culture, humor, and interviews. The show attracts the most recognizable names in sports and entertainment, including Tom Brady, Matt Damon, Jodie Foster, Matthew McConaughey, Regina King, Aaron Rodgers, Morgan Freeman and more.In 2014, Eisen created The Rich Eisen Show. Now in its sixth year, the Emmy nominated show originates out of Los Angeles, CA. Eisen said, “After all these years of seeing TV add 10 pounds, I’m hoping phones and tablets will only add 5.”The nationally syndicated radio & TV talk show airs Monday – Friday, Noon-3pm Eastern / 9am-Noon Pacific on SiriusXM & NBC Sports on Peacock TV

REShow: Jermaine Fowler - Hour 3 (03-05-21)

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Chris Brockman runs through the latest news including the most recent report on Russell Wilson and the Seahawks’ situation with Rich and Brockman acting out what a phone call would sound like.

Rich and the guys break down the NBA All-Star team selections and debate if LeBron and Kevin Durant did the Jazz dirty by waiting until the end to select Donovan Mitchell and Rudy Gobert.

Actor/comedian Jermaine Fowler tells Rich how landing a role in ‘Coming 2 America’ opposite Eddie Murphy is a dream come true, how filming with Murphy, Leslie Jones and the rest of the cast was ‘like a party,’ and how he taught himself Kung Fu (which he might have had to use against fellow castmate Judd Hirsch).   

Rich and guys wrap up the hour debating if the media is rooting for Dak Prescott against Jerry Jones and the Cowboys ownership, and Call Screener Adam calls in to reveal which NBA superstar coach he met at a local gas station.

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Mar 05 2021

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REShow: Kwity Paye - Hour 2 (03-05-21)

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Rich kicks off hour 2 breaking down some of the possible NFL Rules Changes for next season including the league going back to its original Overtime Sudden Death rule, and an why he’s all in on the league’s possible adoption of a Sky Judge.

Michigan Defensive End Kwity Paye and Rich discuss his preparation for the NFL Draft, his amazing journey from being born in a Liberian refugee camp to potentially becoming the first defensive player taken in the 2021 NFL Draft, why he chose to play for Jim Harbaugh and playing this season under the cloud of the Covid-19 pandemic, his favorite Harbaugh story, and what a team would be getting if they draft him.

On the anniversary of the release of ‘Analyze This’ Rich and the guys debate which is the best Robert De Niro movie: ‘Midnight Run,’ ‘Meet the Parents,’ ‘Dirty Grandpa,’ or ‘Analyze This’? 

The guys wrap up the hour with their kinda-sorta-maybe-not-so-solid takes including Trevor Lawrence taking the Jaguars to the playoffs, exposing Kawhi Leonard, the Jets’ fortunes after missing out on Lawrence, and Del Tufo’s take on scuba diving in the dirty Hudson River. 

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Mar 05 2021

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RES: Peter Schrager - Hour 1 (03-05-21)

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Rich kicks off the hour reacting to Washington Football Team’s release of Alex Smith and ponders if they should throw their hat into the Deshaun Watson mix, and breaks down Smith’s options going forward including becoming a mentor for Trevor Lawrence in Jacksonville or competing for the Patriots’ starting QB job. 

‘Good Morning Football’ co-host Peter Schrager and Rich discuss possible landing spots for free agent QB Alex Smith, the latest on the Texans-Deshaun Watson standoff, if there is the slightest-remotest-never-gonna-happen chance that Trevor Lawrence is NOT the #1 overall pick in the draft, the Jets’ options with the #2 overall pick, why Drew Brees STILL hasn’t announce of he’s retiring or not, and why there will be a glut of high-level players available once NFL teams start making salary cap-based cuts. 

Rich wraps up the hour reacting to the news of the Pistons FINALLY agreeing to a buyout with Blake Griffin after sitting him out for an extended period of time while attempting to trade him, and which teams make most sense for him. 

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Mar 05 2021

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REShow: Macklemore & Michael Holley - Hour 3 (03-04-21)

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Grammy Award-winning recording artist Macklemore tells Rich why he decided to start his own ‘Bogey Boys’ golf clothing line, what driving him to lower his golf handicap so he can compete with Music’s Golf GOAT Kenny G, his thoughts on good friend Russell Wilson’s discontent with his beloved Seahawks, and why after years of hating Tom Brady he’s starting to soften his stance on the 7-time Super Bowl champion. 

Chris Brockman recaps the latest sports news including Jazz star guard Donovan Mitchell ripping the refs after his controversial ejection which leads to the debate: does the NBA not want Utah in the Finals?

‘Brother from Another’ co-host Michael Holley reveals to Rich who dunked on him so viciously he gave up dreams of playing professional basketball and (smartly) focused instead on a career in journalism.  

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Mar 04 2021

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REShow: Jack McCallum - Hour 2 (03-04-21)

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The hour begins with Rich and the guys looking back at Tom Brady’s memorable Super Bowl parade celebration which gets interrupted by the breaking news of Ben Roethlisberger and the Steelers coming to an agreement on a new contract for the 2021 season.

Rich and the guys go full X-Files when breaking down Baker Mayfield’s tweet about possibly seeing a UFO last night which leads to the ultimate question: would you rather your QB see an alien (Mayfield) or a ghost (Darnold).  

Sports Illustrated’s Jack McAllum and Rich discuss his ‘The Dream Team Tapes’ podcast, how the Redeam Team led by Kobe matched up with Michael Jordan’s original Dream Team, the truth about Michael Jordan keeping Isiah Thomas off that original Dream Team, and more. 

Rich and guys wrap up the hour discussing the Jordan-Isiah beef and why it never gets old and remains a fascinating topic after three decades.

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Mar 04 2021

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REShow: Jeff Darlington - Hour 1 (03-04-21)

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Rich kicks off the hour recapping the latest in the Deshaun Watson-Texans standoff and says why things will get uglier and not better for both sides. 

ESPN NFL Insider Jeff Darlington and Rich discuss Dolphins’ fans impression of Tua Tagovailoa after his rookie season and if they’d rather trade him and a boatload of draft picks for Deshaun Watson, the timeline for a possible deal for the disgruntled quarterback to happen, if the Chicago Bears have a legitimate shot to land Watson via trade, why the fractured Russell Wilson-Pete Carroll relationship mirrors the Tom Brady-Bill Belichick relationship, how the disappointing regression of Carson Wentz and Jared Goff will impact the next batch of young quarterbacks when it’s their turn to sign long-term deals, and when/if Drew Brees will finally announce his retirement. 

Rich and Brockman wrap up the hour debating which young quarterbacks coming off their team-friendly rookie contracts deserve big long-term extensions.

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Mar 04 2021

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REShow: Louis Riddick and Frank Caliendo - Hour 3 (03-03-21)

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Monday Night Football analyst Louis Riddick tells Rich why the Texans should reverse course and start entertaining offers for Deshaun Watson, why the Bears should “take a big swing” to land the disgruntled quarterback, the source of Watson’s unhappiness with the Texans’ brass, and why the Cowboys STILL haven’t worked out a long-term deal with Dak Prescott and why that could come back to bite them with the rest of the players in the Dallas locker room.  

Comedian Frank Caliendo tells Rich about his big role in helping to lure free agent DE JJ Watt to the Arizona Cardinals, why Green Bay Packers fans are mad at him now, and drops a GREAT impression of Buccaneers head coach Bruce Arians.

Rich wraps up the hour celebrating the anniversary of one of his all-time favorite shows, ‘Moonlighting,’ and how it launched Bruce Willis’ career.   

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Mar 03 2021

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REShow: Rod Woodson - Hour 2 (03-03-21)

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Rich open the hour recapping the Jets news on trading Sam Darnold and why the Texans would be smart to make a deal with New York.

The guys break down Tom Brady’s appearance with James Corden, and Rich offers up some advice for impatient Cowboys fans still waiting for that Dak Prescott deal to get done.

Pro Football Hall of Famer Rod Woodson tells Rich why former Browns WR Webster Slaughter was the ONE player who constantly got under his skin, why the Steelers would be smart to work things out with Ben Roethlisberger, what Tom Brady’s Super Bowl win with the Bucs means for Bill Belichick’s legacy, what his Hope Thru Football charity does for kids, and why the Texans should just go ahead and trade Deshaun Watson.

Rich wraps up the hour assessing a caller’s suggestion for naming Mike Del Tufo’s new boat.

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Mar 03 2021

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REShow: Albert Breer - Hour 1 (03-03-21)

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Rich kicks off the hour discussing the ripple effect of the JJ Watt-Cardinals signing on Russell Wilson and Deshaun Watson’s situations with the Seahawks and Texans.

With the Cardinals bringing back their #99 for JJ Watt to wear, Rich offers a history lesson on the man who’s exploits originally retired the number, Marshall Goldberg.

The MMQB’s Albert Breer and Rich discuss JJ Watt signing with the Arizona Cardinals, what disgruntled QB Russell Wilson did to “piss off” the Seahawks, a possible timeline for the Texans to deal Deshaun Watson, and if Houston would even budge from their current stance in keeping the star QB, which teams make the most sense for the Texans to deal with for Watson, why Drew Brees is prolonging his retirement announcement, and how the Patriots could approach their shaky QB situation.

Rich wraps up the hour reacting to the news that the Jets are putting incumbent QB Sam Darnold on the trade block.

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Mar 03 2021

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REShow: Steve Keim & Matthew Willig - Hour 3 (03-02-21)

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Arizona Cardinals GM Steve Keim tells Rich Eisen how the team used comedian Frank Caliendo and Country star Blake Shelton to recruit JJ Watt to Arizona, if future Hall of Famer Larry Fitzgerald will return for another season, the challenge of scouting draft prospects without an NFL Combine, and his thoughts on former Cardinals head coach Bruce Arians winning the Super Bowl with the Buccaneers.

NFL Lineman-turned-Actor Matthew Willig and Rich discuss the greatness of his late USC roommate Junior Seau, winning a Super Bowl with the Rams in ’99, his favorite moments being coached by Steve Mariucci on the 49ers, what it’s like portraying Andre the Giant on the new NBC sitcom ‘Young Rock,’ and that time he introduced himself to Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson in a gym and what Hall of Famer Reggie White said to him that almost made him cry. 

The hour wraps up with Call Screener Adam (ad die-hard Chicago fan) giving props to one of his all-time favorite Bulls player and if the team should retire Derek Rose’s number. 

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Mar 02 2021

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REShow: Jeff Van Gundy - Hour 2 (03-02-21)

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ESPN NBA analyst Jeff Van Gundy and Rich discuss why NBA head coaches aren’t wearing suits anymore and how that could hilariously snowball out of control, just how good the Jazz are and how they’ll fare against good teams in the postseason, if the Nets will be the team to beat come playoff time, who’s on his list of top 4 all-time shooting guards, why teams shouldn’t be allowed to sit potential trade bait players for extended periods of time, and which potential trades could swing the balance of power in the NBA.  

Rich and the guys debate the merits and the downside of MLB’s new Spring Training rule that allows managers to end and inning early on a mercy rule to save a pitcher’s pitch count. 

Rich wraps up the hour weighing in on the state of the Jets and the pivotal decisions they can make in the coming weeks that could change the direction of the franchise. 

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Mar 02 2021

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REShow: Dan Orlovsky - Hour 1 (03-02-21)

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Rich tips off the hour with a “my bad,” acknowledging his “don’t trade your whole team for James Harden” take DID NOT age well in the face of Harden lighting it up on the Nets.

With the Knicks sporting an above-500 record and the 4th seed in the East, Rich tells his fellow fans to pump the brakes a bit and take a look at what’s going on across the river in Brooklyn.

ESPN NFL Analyst Dan Orlovsky and Rich discuss if Russell Wilson or Pete Carroll is more important to the Seahawks, Seattle’s options to replace Wilson if they decide to trade him, what the Seahawks can adjust on offense to appease its star QB, why Matthew Stafford is poised to thrive on the Rams running Sean McVay’s offense, and why the Jets shouldn’t be too quick to give up on incumbent QB Sam Darnold. 

Rich wraps up the hour lamenting the demise of the sharp-dressed NBA head coach in the face of the ‘dress down’ trend since the pandemic bubble began.  

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Mar 02 2021

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REShow: Brent Musburger & Daniel Jeremiah - Hour 3 (03-01-21)

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Raiders announcer and VSiN Managing Editor Brent Musburger and Rich discuss the passing of broadcaster and former NFL DB Irv Cross, what Cross brought professionally and personally to the groundbreaking ‘NFL Today’ pre-game show, why he’d take Derek Carr over Deshaun Watson as the Raiders’ starting QB next season, 

NFL Network’s Daniel Jeremiah and Rich discuss why GPS data could make the 40-yard dash obsolete when evaluating NFL Draft prospects, the market for a potential Russell Wilson trade, the Jets plans at QB, why Mac Jones would be a great fit with the Saints, Alex Smith’s NFL future, and why he was surprised JJ Watt chose to sign with the Cardinals.  

Rich wraps up the hour debating Chris Brockman about the merits of the Patriots signing free agent-to-be Alex Smith.

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Mar 01 2021

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REShow: Scott Drew - Hour 2 (03-01-21)

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Baylor head basketball coach Scott Drew and Rich discuss the challenges his 1-loss team has faced this season, how much he turns to his father, hoops coaching legend Homer Drew, for advice during his career and his hilarious first-ever basketball memory, the inside scoop on Valparaiso’s March Madness buzzer beater against Ole Miss back in 1998, and if losing their first game of the season was actually a good thing for his Bears team. 

Rich breaks down a video posted of Drew Brees working out HARD and wondering if the future Hall of Fame QB is having second thoughts about retirement after Tom Brady’s Super Bowl win at the age of 43 this season.

Rich wraps up the hour with his reaction to an alarming report that the NFL might do away with his beloved 40-yard dash drill at future combines.

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Mar 01 2021

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REShow: Mike Florio - Hour 1 (03-01-21)

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Rich kicks off the hour breaking down the snowballing drama between Russell Wilson and the Seahawks, and says why Seattle’s star QB is unlikely to be traded.

Pro Football Talks Mike Florio and Rich discuss the latest in the Deshaun Watson-Houston Texans standoff and what a timeline for a deal makes most sense, the possibility that the Seahawks actually deal Russell Wilson and why he would consider a trade to the Bears, why Saints’ QB Drew Brees hasn’t announced his retirement yet, how much of a pay cut Ben Roethlisberger is willing to take to remain the Steelers’ starting QB, and why the 49ers are still not completely sold on Jimmy Garoppolo as their starting QB going forward.

Rich wraps up the hour reacting to Adam Schefter’s report of JJ Watt’s signing with the Arizona Cardinals

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Mar 01 2021

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REShow: Shaquille O'Neal & Damon Lindelof - Hour 3 (02-26-21)

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Turner Sports NBA Analyst and Basketball Hall of Famer Shaquille O’Neal and guest host Suzy Shuster discuss his training for his upcoming All-Elite Wrestling debut, his take on big men taking more and more 3-pointers and why Steph Curry is his favorite player in the NBA right now, why he was so brutally honest in his criticism of Jazz guard Donovan Mitchell, which players he’d choose to play alongside him in an all-time starting five, his NBA Finals prediction and why the Sixers are clicking right now, his thoughts on changing the NBA logo, and the ONE thing in life he still wants to do.

If you miss wagering on the NFL, Chris Brockman runs through the odd of the major categories for the Golden Globe Awards with Suzy weighing in on her picks to take home the hardware.

Emmy Award-winning writer & producer Damon Lindelof tells Suzy his favorite sports movie and TV show, why he (a Jets fan) had a BIG problem (jealousy??) with how Tom Brady prepared for the Super Bowl, why HBO’s ‘Watchmen’ was just a one-and-done, how he juggles fans’ love and criticism of his iconic ‘Lost’ series, and what to expect from Sunday’s Golden Globes show. 

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Feb 26 2021

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RESHow: Doc Rivers - Hour 2 (02-26-21)

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Guest host Suzy Shuster starts the hour trying to stump Chris Brockman and TJ in her turn at bat in the Movie Quotes Challenge. 

Brockman runs through the latest in the world of sports including the latest on the Deshaun Watson-Texans standoff which leads to a heated debate on who would be the best QB for the Cowboys next season: Dak Prescott, Russell Wilson, or Deshaun Watson? 

76ers head coach Doc Rivers and Suzy discuss how he’s gotten his young players to buy into his system and how he has Joel Embiid and Ben Simmons playing well together when most experts said they couldn’t coexist, why he chose the Sixers job, and if the NBA should change its logo from Jerry West to Kobe Bryant or another player.

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Feb 26 2021

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REShow: Peter King - Hour 1 (02-26-21)

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Guest host Suzy Shuster and the guys kick off the hour discussing the growing tension between Russell Wilson and the Seahawks’ brass and the emerging roll of quarterbacks in teams’ personnel decisions.

NBC Sports NFL Insider Peter King and Suzy discuss why Wilson became disgruntled in Seattle, break down the QB’s curious list of possible trade destinations, if Deshaun Watson has played his last game for the Texans, and why JJ Watt could be leaning toward signing with the Packers.  

Suzy and the guys wrap up the hour discussing if the NBA should change its logo to Kobe Bryant and if so, which iconic image of the late Lakers star should be used. 

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Feb 26 2021

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REShow: Steve Kerr & Stephen A. Smith - Hour 3 (02-25-21)

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Hour 3 kicks off with TJ Jefferson taking his turn trying to stump Chris Brockman, Mike Del Tufo and guest host Suzy Shuster with his Movie Quotes Challenge, and his impressions of the actors who delivered the original lines are CAN’T MISS!

Golden State Warriors head coach Steve Kerr and Suzy discuss the development of the W’s up-and-coming young players, the challenge of coaching during the Covid-19 pandemic, the latest on Klay Thompson’s recovery from a torn Achilles injury, ‘The Last Dance’ and that time he punched Bulls teammate Michael Jordan, and how the NBA has changed for better and worse since MJ’s glory days.

ESPN’s Stephen A. Smith and Suzy discuss the Russell Wilson situation in Seattle and why the Seahawks are highly unlikely to trade the superstar QB, the latest in the Deshaun Watson-Texans standoff, his early pick to win the NFC East next season, why the Lakers won’t last long in the playoffs this season, and who he’d choose to portray him in a biopic on his life.

Suzy and the guys wrap up the hour revealing their picks to portray themselves if there was a movie made on their lives.

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Feb 25 2021

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REShow: Jeremy Schaap - Hour 2 (02-25-21)

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Chris Brockman runs through the latest news from the sports world which leads to a spirited debate on some possible trade destinations for Russell Wilson, a deep dive into JJ Watt’s latest cryptic tweet with a possible indication of where he’ll sign, and a discussion on whether the NBA should change its logo from Jerry West to Kobe Bryant.  

ESPN’s Jeremy Schaap and guest host Suzy Shuster discuss his impressive BBQ skills and a fail-proof recipe you can try, why it makes sense for the NBA to switch logos from Jerry West to Kobe, and the big picture changes coming in Tiger’s life following the car crash that left him hospitalized with multiple leg injuries.

Suzy and the guys wrap up the hour trying to come up with a jingle for her to rival the one Blake Shelton laid down for Rich recently.

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Feb 25 2021

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Thank you !

By nickdavies1991 - Mar 09 2020
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So glad your not stopping ! Keep pushing!

Consuming all 3 hrs

By Thru-Way Nick - Dec 06 2019
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Can't wait to hear their takes after a crazy day in sports 😲