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Chris Simms takes an unfiltered look at the NFL, featuring player access, unabashed opinion, X&O film breakdown, and stories from a life in and around football.

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Chris Simms takes an unfiltered look at the NFL, featuring player access, unabashed opinion, X&O film breakdown, and stories from a life in and around football.

    Championship Sunday Recap: Brady is the GOAT*, Rodgers heartbroken again

    Championship Sunday Recap: Brady is the GOAT*, Rodgers heartbroken again

    Even though Chris was right on both his Conference Championship picks, he's still a bit sad after yesterday's Conference Championships. And Ahmed says goodbye to the Packers, Bills, and one of his favorite players ever.

    (3:30) Buccaneers def. Packers - Is Chris finally willing to admit Tom Brady is the GOAT? Should Matt LaFleur have gone for it on 4th-and-goal? Should Packers fans be mad at the refs? What was Green Bay's D doing on the Scotty Miller TD? And might Aaron Rodgers want out of Green Bay?

    (50:15) Chiefs def. Bills - Chris breaks down Tyreek Hill's big play. Why did the Chiefs blitz get to Josh Allen? What do the Bills need to do to beat the Chiefs next season? And Ahmed buries Buffalo with Requiem For A Team.

    (1:12:00) Super Bowl LV - Some early thoughts on Chiefs vs Bucs. KC might already be missing a couple key pieces.

    (1:14:00) Thanks, Matthew Stafford - Ahmed is ready to let go of one of his favorite Lions of all time

    • 1 hr 19 min
    Conference Championship Picks

    Conference Championship Picks

    Chris and Mike cannot wait for Brady vs Rodgers & Allen vs Mahomes. They give their Championship Sunday picks, but not before Florio gets to gloat about a nice performance last week. Also, an astute viewer has uncovered a secret about Simms.

    (3:50) #5 Buccaneers at #1 Packers

    (26:00) #2 Bills at #1 Chiefs

    (43:20) Championship Sunday Props

    (49:15) Best Bets & Folsom Prison Blues pick

    • 51 min
    WTF Will Happen? Conf. Championship Preview

    WTF Will Happen? Conf. Championship Preview

    Chris talks about his Championship Sunday routine and reflects on Philip Rivers' career before he and Paul dive into Bills-Chiefs and Bucs-Packers.

    (2:30) Philip Rivers retires - Chris respects his toughness, but is he a Hall of Famer?

    (11:00) Bills vs Chiefs - Buffalo's D is better than Week 6, but can KC run all over them again? And the Bills O "needs to use its greatest weapon."

    (27:05) Big Phil joins to share some concerns about the Bills passing game, and if Buffalo can doubleteam both Tyreek Hill & Travis Kelce

    (52:50) Buccaneers vs Packers - How did the Bucs give Aaron Rodgers his worst game of the year? And "I don't see how Green Bay can slow down Tampa Bay."

    (1:19:15) QB Jeopardy: Championship Weekend Edition - Can Chris repeat his 5-for-5 performance?

    • 1 hr 27 min
    Divisional Recap: Brees' final game, Browns fumble, & Josh Allen busts his "a-word"

    Divisional Recap: Brees' final game, Browns fumble, & Josh Allen busts his "a-word"

    Chris & Ahmed recap the Divisional Round, including an unhappy ending for Drew Brees.

    (2:45) Buccaneers def. Saints - Yes, Drew Brees is at fault for his INTs. How did Bruce Arians go against his nature? And where was Michael Thomas?

    (24:30) Chiefs def. Browns - #HennethingIsPossible! Andy Reid's "gutsy playcall"", Damn! Okay Steve Spagnuolo, and the Browns should be "so happy where they are."

    (50:15) Bills def. Ravens - Stefon Diggs & Josh Allen have a bromance, and what does Lamar Jackson need to work on this offseason?

    (1:08:00) Packers def. Rams - Green Bay burns LA with the same play twice. Should Jalen Ramsey blame his teammates? And is Jared Goff's job secure?

    • 1 hr 26 min
    My Boy Blue!: Interview with Bills QB Josh Allen

    My Boy Blue!: Interview with Bills QB Josh Allen

    Simms chats with Bills QB Josh Allen prior to Buffalo's Divisional round game against the Ravens. The bromance is real.

    (1:00) Josh picks his best play of the year, and explains why Week 2 against the Dolphins was a turning point

    (4:45) How losses to the Titans & Chiefs help the Bills right the ship

    (6:40) How Josh deals with the haters and self-curses thyself to get past mistakes

    (10:20) Changes to his mechanics helped his accuracy

    (13:50) Josh talks us through 2 key plays vs the Colts last week

    (17:40) When did facing a blitz become something to attack and not to fear?

    (18:50) Best way to describe the Ravens D, keys to playing in the snow, and keeping tabs on Lamar & Baker

    (22:00) The one thing that Sean McDermott hasn't quite accepted about his QB

    (23:50) Simms serenades Josh with his official song: "Giddy Up Josh Allen"

    • 26 min
    Divisional Picks: Upset in Buffalo + Brady vs Brees

    Divisional Picks: Upset in Buffalo + Brady vs Brees

    Due to some scheduling conflicts, there will be no WTF Happened Wednesday pod this week. Instead, enjoy Chris and Mike's Divisional Round picks a day early.

    (5:30) #6 Rams at #1 Packers

    (16:00) #5 Ravens at #2 Bills

    (28:00) #6 Browns at #1 Chiefs

    (36:40) #5 Buccaneers at #2 Saints

    (46:00) Divisional Round Props

    (49:45) Best Bets & Folsom Prison Blues pick

    • 51 min

Customer Reviews

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88 Ratings

88 Ratings

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The Best Out There

Great in depth analysis and insight. Ably assisted by his Pa and Mr Fareed.

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Great podcast

Always insightful and good listening

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