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The Rich Eisen Show

The Rich Eisen Show mixes sports analysis with pop culture, humor and interviews. The show attracts the most recognizable names including Tom Brady, Matt Damon, Jodie Foster, Matthew McConaughey, Regina King, Aaron Rodgers and Morgan Freeman. Now in its sixth year, the Emmy-nominated show originates out of Los Angeles, airing weekdays Noon-3pm ET/9am-Noon PT on SiriusXM and NBC Sports on Peacock TV. As Eisen said, “After all these years of seeing TV add ten pounds, I’m hoping phones and tablets will only add five.” And make sure you check out Rich's other podcast: Just Getting Started with Rich Eisen.

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REShow: Drew Brees - Hour 1 (03-30-21)

Rich opens the hour recapping the latest from the NCAA Tournament’s Sweet 16, and the guys still can’t believe they’re losing the bracket challenge to Rich’s ten-year-old son.Rich breaks down the 49ers recent press conference and marvels at the absolute 100% honesty of the Niners’ GM John Lynch and Head Coach Kyle Shanahan on Jimmy Garoppolo’s future as the team’s starting QB.Future Hall of Famer Drew Brees tells Rich what his proudest NFL accomplishment was, if he was having second thoughts about hanging up his cleats before formally announcing his retirement, and how close he came to signing with the Dolphins before he eventually opted on the Saints. And make sure to check out Rich's other podcast every Friday: Just Getting Started with Rich Eisen Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

49mins

30 Mar 2021

Rank #1

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REShow: Lavonte David - Hour 2 (03-18-21)

Rich opens the hour revisiting Michael Wllbon’s comments that Bears head coach Matt Nagy wants no part of coaching Mitchell Trubisky and what that says about their organization as a whole.Buccaneers All-Pro linebacker Lavonte David and Rich discuss the impact fellow LB Devin White has made on Tampa’s defense, what Tampa DC Todd Bowles has brought to the team and his defensive game plan that shut down Patrick Mahomes and the Chiefs’ high-powered offense in the Super Bowl, the Bucs’ home field advantage vs KC, how Tom Brady changed the mindset of the locker room, his reaction to the Packers settling for a field goal late in the NFC Championship game instead of going for a touchdown, Brady’s now famous Lombardi Trophy toss during the Bucs celebration parade and the Bucs’ chances to repeat, and why his foundation is focused on providing financial assistance to college students in need.Rich wraps up the hour discussing the Raiders’ curious decision to blow up their offensive line and how that will impact them and the other teams who are getting their castoffs. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

49mins

18 Mar 2021

Rank #2

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REShow: Mike Florio - Hour 2 (03-15-21)

Rich begins the hour examining Patrick Mahomes restructuring his contract and the importance of quarterbacks being flexible with their deals for the betterment of their teams.Pro Football Talk’s Mike Florio and Rich react to the usually-stingy Patriots suddenly becoming free agency big spenders, what the Saints' quarterback options are following Drew Brees’ retirement, if the Bears are more likely to trade for Russell Wilson or run it back with Mitchell Trubisky, why Russell Wilson wants more control over the Seahawks’ offense and a possible timeline for a possible trade of the disgruntled QB, which remaining free agents will take priority for the defending champion Buccaneers, and the Jets' approach in rebuilding their team via the draft or trading for Deshaun Watson.Rich and the guys debate which NFL team has the best Big Three QB/RB/WR combo.To celebrate Daylight Savings Time’s return, Rich and the guys wrap up the hour listing the current sports stories they wish they could spring ahead on to find out how it all plays out. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

49mins

15 Mar 2021

Rank #3

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REShow: Dabo Swinney. Hour 1 (12-10-20)

Rich kicks off the hour previewing the big Thursday Night Football matchup between the Rams and Bill Belichick’s Patriots, previews the top Week 14 storylines, and explains why this is a HUGE week for the Eagles. (3:04). Rich and the guys debate which NBA team would have the best chance to unseat the Lakers if they were to acquire disgruntled Rockets guard James Harden. (26:51). Clemson Head Coach Dabo Swinney and Rich discuss how he got the recruiting ball rolling at Clemson, if teams that have played only a partial schedule should be illegible for the College Football Playoff, and Trevor Lawrence’s NFL future and when it might start. (36:59).   Thank you to today's sponsor: Microsoft Teams = Now there are more ways to be a Team. Learn more at Microsoft.com/teams Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

55mins

10 Dec 2020

Rank #4

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REShow: Hour 1 (11-16-20)

Rich kicks off the week reacting to the NFL’s Week 10 games including the Cardinals’ stunning Hail Mary win over the Bills, (3:06) and recaps the Patriots impressive win over the Ravens on Sunday night (15:26). Rich explains why you shouldn’t sleep on the 6-3 Rams, what the the Saints next few weeks could be like with Jameis Winston filling in for an injured Drew Brees, and why Bill Belichick’s 4-5 Patriots are still a dangerous team (26:35). Rich ends the hour explaining why, though he’s a Knicks fan who hates NBA super teams, wants to see a Nets super team with KD, Kryrie, and James Harden (48:10).   Thank you to today's sponsors: Geico = In just 15 minutes you could save you 15% or more on car insurance. Visit Geico.com Netsuite = The world's number one cloud business system. Schedule your free product tour at Netsuite.com/Rich Pluto TV = Drop in. It's free. 100s of free TV channels and 1000s of movies and TV shows. Visit Pluto.TV Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

57mins

16 Nov 2020

Rank #5

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REShow: Albert Breer. Hour 1 (11-06-20)

Rich kicks off the hour breaking down the Packers impressive Thursday night win over the injury and covid-depleted 49ers, (1:37). Rich and the guys celebrate the anniversary of The Waterboy by debating which fictional football player they’d draft first, Bobby Boucher, Forrest Gump, Bobby Beamen, or Johnny Utah (17:17). The MMQB’s Alber Breer and Rich discuss if Trevor Lawrence and Ohio State’s Justin Fields will go 1 and 2 in the next NFL Draft, the continuing impact of the Covid-19 crisis on the NFL Season, why the NFL came down hard on the Raiders for covid protocol violations, Odell Beckham Jr’s and Jimmy Garoppolo’s futures with their respective teams, how Antonio Brown’s reunion with Tom Brady came about, and which fictional football player he’d draft #1 (22:23).   Thank you to today's sponsor: Geico = In just 15 minutes you could save you 15% or more on car insurance. Visit Geico.com Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

53mins

6 Nov 2020

Rank #6

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REShow: Tyler Ninja Blevins. Hour 2 (11-05-20)

Rich and the guys take calls from viewers who reveal the heartbreaking sports moments they’d like to change if they had a time machine, (3:43). Professional gamer and Stream Tyler “Ninja” Blevins and Rich discuss how he became a Lions fan while growing up in Chicago, what it was like filming the NFL 100 Super Bowl open, which NFL players are the best gamers, which celebrities are good gamers and which are not-so-much, if he can get Bill Belichick to wear one one of his Ninja Wear hoodies, and his experience on The Masked Singer, (21:23). Rich wraps up the hour breaking down if the Browns, Raiders, Rams, Dolphins, Bears and Cowboys will be playoff teams (44:29).   Thank you to today's sponsor: Geico = In just 15 minutes you could save you 15% or more on car insurance. Visit Geico.com Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

55mins

5 Nov 2020

Rank #7

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REShow: Steve Mariucci. Hour 1 (11-05-20)

Rich opens the hour discussing the 49ers and Packers playing on Thursday despite numerous injury and covid-related challenges, (3:26). NFL Network’s Steve Mariucci and Rich discuss his early coaching days with the Green Bay Packers, what it was like to be on the Niners side of the 49ers-Packers rivalry, if Mike Holmgren deserves to be in the Hall of Fame, Green Bay and San Francisco’s battle with injuries and covid-positive tests, and which team is the NFL’s best at the halfway mark (20:24). The guys wrap up the hour naming the sports/pop culture moment they’d like to change of the had a ‘Back to the Future’ time machine.(46:20).    Thank you to today's sponsor: Microsoft Teams = Now there are more ways to be a Team. Learn more at Microsoft.com/teams Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

53mins

5 Nov 2020

Rank #8

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REShow: Matthew McConaughey. Hour 3 (10-26-20)

Rich recaps an exciting weekend in College Football including the season-ending injury to all-world Alabama WR Jaylen Waddle, Justin Field’s impressive game vs Nebraska, and his reaction to an all-time thrilling/controversial end the epic Penn State-Indiana game(4:16). Academy Award-winning actor Matthew McConaughey and Rich discuss Washington Football Team’s domination of the Cowboys, the inspiration for his new book “Greenlights,” the biggest risk he ever took that could have cost him his career, if we’ll ever see him revive his Rust Cole ‘True Detective’ role, and why the old axiom that common sense isn’t so common is commonly true (21:29). Rich wraps up the hour with a salute to Washington head coach Ron Rivera on his completion of his chemotherapy, and a thorough roundup of the latest NFL injury news (44:50).   Thank you to today's sponsor: Geico = In just 15 minutes you could save you 15% or more on car insurance. Visit Geico.com Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

54mins

26 Oct 2020

Rank #9

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REShow: Peter King and Patrick Peterson. Hour 1 (10-26-20)

Rich kicks off the week remarking on a remarkable sports weekend, and weighs in on the Buccaneers signing of controversial wideout Antonio Brown to join Tom Brady, and an in-depth recap of the Cardinals thrilling overtime win over the Seahawks (1:33). NBC Sports’ Peter King and Rich discuss which team’s offensive weapons he likes most, the Steelers Super Bowl chances, why the Niners are hitting their stride on offense despite a number of injuries, if the Patriots can salvage their season after a 2-4 start, (23:00). Cardinals CB Patrick Peterson joins the show to discuss Arizona’s huge overtime win over the NFC West front-running Seahawks and how Kyler Murray compares (favorably) to Russell Wilson, how Kliff Kingsbury has turned the franchise around, and his hilarious reaction to DK Metcalf dashing Budda Baker’s pick-six dreams on Sunday Night Football (42:11).   Thank you to today's sponsor: Geico = In just 15 minutes you could save you 15% or more on car insurance. Visit Geico.com Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

54mins

26 Oct 2020

Rank #10

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REShow: Bruce Feldman. Hour 3 (10-23-20)

Rich recaps his greatest fear and why he can relate do Daniel Jones embarrassing trip on Thursday Night Football (2:15). Brockman runs through the latest news from the world of sports including the latest NFL injury updates, and an update on the health of Washington Football Team head coach Ron Rivera, and a debate on if when the NBA should let fans back into arenas (10:47). The Athletic’s Bruce Feldman and Rich discuss the return of Big Ten football, Nick Saban’s covid-19 scare, Ed Orgeron’s coaching journey in college football, and if Michigan’s schedule is toughest in their conference (22:03. The guys run through the best view submissions for the name of Mike Del Tufo’s new boat along with their High-Register Tepid Takes, Chris Brockman’s Sneaky Good Games, and Rich’s Unlockiest Lock of the Week (41:07).   Thank you to today's sponsor: Microsoft Teams = Now there are more ways to be a Team. Learn more at Microsoft.com/teams Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

53mins

23 Oct 2020

Rank #11

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REShow: Hour 2 (10-23-20)

Rich kicks off the hour with an in-depth look at Daniel Jones’ 90-yard TD-Run-Turned-Embarrasing-Stumble and how it compares to running a 40-yard dash at the NFL Combine each year (3:07). Manny from El Paso calls in to ask for marriage advice on the eve of his wedding (18:50). Rich offers up his top three Under the Radar games for NFL Week 7, and a preview of Bill Belichick and the Patriots vs the resurgent 49ers (26:10). Rich explains why he has a bone to pick with Tim Tebow when it comes to Michigan vs Minnesota on Saturday (40:00).   Thank you to today's sponsors: Geico = In just 15 minutes you could save you 15% or more on car insurance. Visit Geico.com Old Spice = A new line of products for down below. Visit Walmart.com/oldspicebelowdeck Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

55mins

23 Oct 2020

Rank #12

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REShow: Dan Patrick. Hour 1 (10-19-20)

Rich kicks off the hour with an in-depth recap of Tom Brady and the Bucs’ manhandling of Aaron Rodgers and the Packers, the 49ers critical win over the Rams on Sunday Night, and the Titans overtime win over the Texan led by the 200-yard game of RB Derrick Henry (3:07). Dan Patrick dials into the show to break down who, among so many teams, actually has a shot to win the Super Bowl this season, how the nature of sports talk has changed over the years, and reveals which of those classic ‘This Is SportsCenter” commercials are his favorites (20:49). Rich wraps up the hour reflecting on the NFL debut of Dolphins rookie QB Tua Tagovailoa (49:26).   Thank you to today's sponsors: Geico = In just 15 minutes you could save 15% or more on car insurance. Visit Geico.com Old Spice = A new line of products for down below. Visit Walmart.com/oldspicebelowdeck Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

54mins

19 Oct 2020

Rank #13

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REShow: Brett Favre. Hour 1 (10-16-20)

 Rich starts the hour breaking down the Dodgers facing elimination at the hands of the Braves, and the Astros dramatic walk-off win against the Rays, and which would be the most attractive World Series matchup (4:06). Rich then dives deep into Le’Veon Bell’s signing with the Chiefs and why it could but the Jets in the butt sooner than later (13:35). Hall of Fame QB Brett Favre calls the show to discuss Aaron Rodgers, Drew Brees, Tom Brady, why he’s impressed with this year’s crop of rookie quarterbacks, why he’s fully endorsing CBC for pain management, and you won’t believe what his dad blurted out that time he met Kevin Costner (23:16).   Thank you to today's sponsors: Geico = In just 15 minutes you could save 15% or more on car insurance. Visit Geico.com Old Spice = A new line of products for down below. Visit Walmart.com/oldspicebelowdeck Visa = Shop Local with Visa to help support your community. https://usa.visa.com/ Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

54mins

16 Oct 2020

Rank #14

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REShow: Orel Hershiser, Alfonso Ribeiro, and Mark Sanchez. Hour 3 (10-15-20)

Dodgers announcer and 1988 World Series MVP Orel Hershiser and Rich discuss the Dodgers NLCS Game 3 demolition of the Braves, revisit Kirk Gibson’s dramatic walk-off World Series HR vs the A’s on this day 32 years ago, and how professional poker compares to pitching in the big leagues (2:22). Alfonso Ribeiro and Rich discuss the new season of America’s Funniest Home Videos and his 14,000 mile journey across America in his 41-foot RV since June (23:00). Former Jets QB Mark Sanchez calls the show to reveal what it was like as a contestant on The Masked Singer, if there’s any hope for Sam Darnold in New York, (37:45).  Thank you to today's sponsors: Geico = In just 15 minutes you could save 15% or more on car insurance. Visit Geico.com Old Spice = A new line of products for down below. Visit Walmart.com/oldspicebelowdeck Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

53mins

15 Oct 2020

Rank #15

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REShow: Matt Rhule. Hour 2 (10-12-20)

Panthers head coach Matt Rhule and Rich discuss what Teddy Bridgewater brings to the Carolina locker room, the timeline for the return of running back Christian McCaffrey, and how the former Baylor coach is adjusting to his first year as an NFL head coach (2:07). Rich recaps the ALCS Game 1 and reminisces about the Mariano Rivera-era Yankees (19:55). Rich also launches into an in-depth take on why there’s so much hand-wringing about the safety of the NFL’s return to play, but the same standards don’t seem to apply to the world of college football (33:29).   Thank you to today's sponsors: BetOnline = Visit betonline.ag and use promo code "podcastone" to receive a 50% off welcome bonus. Old Spice = A new line of products for down below. Visit Walmart.com/oldspicebelowdeck Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

53mins

12 Oct 2020

Rank #16

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REShow: Jon Bon Jovi. Hour 3 (10-08-20)

Chris Brockman opens the hour with his 16th rant on the Red Sox trading Mookie Betts to the Dodgers(4:51). The guys update the latest on the NFL injury front including news on Lamar Jackson, DeAndre Hopkins and Le’Veon Bell, then get into a heated debate on how to steer their kids’ rooting interests when the parents have differing views (9:56). Grammy-winner Jon Bon Jovi calls in to discuss his new ‘2020’ album, and reveals he’s a good friend of Patriots head coach Bill Belichick going back to the coach’s days as a Giants assistant, and reflects on the passing of Rock legend Eddie Van Halen (21:22).   Thank you to today's sponsors: BetOnline = Visit betonline.ag and use promo code "podcastone" to receive a 50% off welcome bonus. Netsuite = The world's number one cloud business system. Schedule your free product tour at Netsuite.com/Rich Old Spice = A new line of products for down below. Visit Walmart.com/oldspicebelowdeck Visa = Shop Local with Visa to help support your community. https://usa.visa.com/ Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

55mins

8 Oct 2020

Rank #17

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REShow: Albert Breer. Hour 1 (10-08-20)

Rich starts the hour recapping the epic, fireworks-filled NLDS Game 2 between the Dodgers and Padres (4:29). The MMQB’s Albert Breer joins the show to discuss the Titans rash of Covid-19 positive tests, if the team broke NFL protocol rules and if forfeiting games could be a possibility if so. SI’s NFL Insider and Rich also discuss if Breer, an Ohio State alum, can still claim Joe Burrow as one of his own (23:27). The guys wrap up the hour with Del Tufo dabbling in the truth by telling a story about the time he bested Whitney Houston in a talent contest back in high school (46:33).    Thank you to today's sponsors: BetOnline = Visit betonline.ag and use promo code "podcastone" to receive a 50% off welcome bonus. Geico = In just 15 minutes you could save 15% or more on car insurance. Visit Geico.com NFL Gamepass = Where football never stops. Visit NFL.com/Gamepass to start your free trial today. Old Spice = A new line of products for down below. Visit Walmart.com/oldspicebelowdeck Visa = Shop Local with Visa to help support your community. https://usa.visa.com/ Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

55mins

8 Oct 2020

Rank #18

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REShow: Stephen A. Smith. Hour 3 (10-05-20)

Rich starts the hour discussing of Texans QB Deshaun Watson deserves better than head coach Bill O’Brien, then Chris Brockman updates the latest NFL injuries coming out of Week 4 (2:06). ESPN’s Stephen A. Smith joins the show with his reaction to the Browns putting up 49 points on the Dallas Cowboys and his ABSOLUTE hatred of Cowboys fans, and LeBron James’ and the Lakers game 3 loss to the Heat in the NBA Finals (22:05 ). The guys wrap up the hour discussing which of their fanbases are the most annoying/obnoxious, and one last take on the Cowboys after a caller says he’d rather see Andy Dalton starting over Dak Prescott (46:27).   Thank you to today's sponsors: BetOnline = Visit betonline.ag and use promo code "podcastone" to receive a 50% off welcome bonus. NFL Gamepass = Where football never stops. Visit NFL.com/Gamepass to start your free trial today. Geico = In just 15 minutes you could save 15% or more on car insurance. Visit Geico.com Old Spice = A new line of products for down below. Visit Walmart.com/oldspicebelowdeck Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

55mins

5 Oct 2020

Rank #19

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REShow: Tyrann Mathieu. Hour 1 (09-11-20)

Rich recaps the NFL’s first game of the season with a thorough breakdown of the Chiefs 34-20 win over the Texans (4:12). Chiefs safety Tyrann Mathieu calls in to talk about KC’s Thursday Night Football win, and how his team is approaching social justice (23:08). Rich wraps up the hour breaking down the top three under-the-radar games of the NFL’s Week 1 where an 0-1 start could prove disastrous for three unlucky teams (46:52).    Thank you to today's sponsors: BetOnline = Visit betonline.ag and use promo code "podcastone" to receive a 50% off welcome bonus. Geico = Visit Geico.com. In just 15 minutes you could save 15% or more on car insurance. NFL Gamepass = Where football never stops. Visit NFL.com/Gamepass to start your free trial today.  Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

55mins

11 Sep 2020

Rank #20