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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.

    #119 - 49ers & Chiefs weaknesses, the unprecedented Patrick Mahomes, and Super Bowl stories with the Big Effer

    #119 - 49ers & Chiefs weaknesses, the unprecedented Patrick Mahomes, and Super Bowl stories with the Big Effer

    Chris & Phil recap the Championship games and take a first look at Super Bowl LIV between the 49ers & Chiefs, & the Big Effer tells some Super Bowl week stories.

    (2:45) Phil talks about the Arrowhead Stadium atmosphere at the AFC Championship

    (6:20) How did the Chiefs stop Derrick Henry?

    (11:30) Have we ever seen anyone like Patrick Mahomes?

    (21:15) How much can you blame Aaron Rodgers for the NFC Championship loss?

    (29:00) What is the biggest weakness for the 49ers and Chiefs?

    (32:10) Phil tells Super Bowl stories: "We had fights"

    (39:40) Thoughts on Jason Garrett to the Giants & Jay Gruden to the Jaguars

    • 48 min
    #118 - Mahomes' epic run, 49ers roll the Packers & Super Bowl LIV first glance

    #118 - Mahomes' epic run, 49ers roll the Packers & Super Bowl LIV first glance

    Chris & Ahmed recap a Conference Championship weekend where Simms favorites Patrick Mahomes and Kyle Shanahan both came through, and they take an early look at Super Bowl LIV.

    (1:30) Chris has a big announcement about tickets to our first live podcast in Miami

    (3:50) Chiefs 35-Titans 24 The turning point for the KC defense against Derrick Henry

    (11:05) WTF Happened on Patrick Mahomes' epic TD run?

    (20:20) Damn! Okay for a Chiefs skill player who is finally earning his contract

    (23:55) 49ers 37-Packers 20 How San Francisco dominated Green Bay again

    (26:55) WTF Happened on Raheem Mostert's untouched TD on 3rd & 8?

    (36:00) What went wrong for the Packers?

    (39:10) Chris has praise for how far Kyle Shanahan has come

    (45:55) Requiem For a Team: What lies ahead for Ryan Tannehill & Derrick Henry?

    (55:10) What does Aaron Rodgers need before his window closes?

    (58:45) The 2 Robbies have a bone to pick with Simms

    (1:01:00) Super Bowl LIV First Glance 49er throwbacks, best bet for MVP and "he's the best D-lineman in this game"

    • 1 hr 10 min
    #117 - Conference Championship Picks: Stopping Henry & Mahomes, Rodgers for the upset, & Simms defends butts

    #117 - Conference Championship Picks: Stopping Henry & Mahomes, Rodgers for the upset, & Simms defends butts

    Florio relishes his Best Bets title before the guys go deep on the Championship Sunday matchups, with questions from the homies.

    (3:05) Storytime: When Evil Roger Goodell met Real Roger Goodell

    (5:45) #6 Titans at #2 Chiefs: Can the Chiefs stop Derrick Henry? Can the Titans stop Patrick Mahomes?

    (14:35) Ring Ding Dong has a Mahomes question

    (23:05) #2 Packers at #1 49ers: Why the Week 12 SF blowout was closer than it appeared

    (32:10) International Touch has an idea for how Aaron Rodgers can avoid the 49ers pass rush

    (39:20) Florio has a rant about a Packers play call

    (49:25) Player prop bets - Travis Kelce or Tyreek Hill? Davante Adams or George Kittle?

    (58:40) Lemons and Cocunuts has Chris getting defensive about butts

    (1:00:20) Best Bet - Mike takes a favorite and Chris goes with an over/under

    • 1 hr 4 min
    #116 - Luke Kuechly retires, Joe Burrow vs Trevor Lawrence & previewing Conference Championships

    #116 - Luke Kuechly retires, Joe Burrow vs Trevor Lawrence & previewing Conference Championships

    Chris & Big Phil chat about the latest NFL news and take an early look at the Conference Championship matchups.

    (4:55) Luke Kuechly retires: Is he a Hall of Famer?

    (9:15) George Young makes the Hall of Fame: Phil tells some stories about his former GM

    (15:25) Early draft talk on Joe Burrow, Trevor Lawrence & Justin Herbert

    (24:20) Previewing Titans-Chiefs: Can the Chiefs stop Derrick Henry?

    (36:00) Previewing Packers-49ers: Will this a repeat of the Week 12 blowout?

    (44:30) Phil talks about the playoff rematch he was most scared for

    • 50 min
    #115 - Divisional recap: Chiefs crazy comeback, 49ers crazy crowd & Would You Rather tackle Derrick Henry

    #115 - Divisional recap: Chiefs crazy comeback, 49ers crazy crowd & Would You Rather tackle Derrick Henry

    Chris & Ahmed recap the Divisional Round by second-guessing some coach decisions and Chris finishes with an epic rant against the Browns.

    (2:45) Chiefs 51-Texans 31 Why Chris never thought the Chiefs were out of it

    (5:45) Mulligan Monday: should Bill O'Brien have gone for it on 4th-and-1 early?

    (8:55) Chris calls O'Brien hot seat talk "insane"

    (14:05) Why couldn't the Texans cover Travis Kelce?

    (19:10) Bad tweets & how "Big Buck Chuck" launched the Chiefs comeback

    (22:50) Ahmed makes a case for taking Andy Reid over any other coach

    (26:05) Titans 28-Ravens 12 Tajae Sharpe trolls Mark Ingram

    (27:40) Would You Rather tackle Derrick Henry or...

    (33:50) Earl Thomas' ill-fated trash talk

    (34:45) Mulligan Monday: was John Harbaugh too aggressive on 4th down?

    (39:45) Did the Ravens make a mistake by resting in Week 17?

    (47:55) Packers 28-Seahawks 23 Ahmed questions Seattle's early-game strategy with Russell Wilson

    (53:20) Chris apologizes for calling the Packers the worst #2 seed he's ever seen

    (56:30) Damn! Okay Davante Adams

    (59:15) Mulligan Monday: Pete Carroll's punt on 4th-and-11

    (1:04:15) 49ers 27-Vikings 10 Simms raves about the playoff atmosphere at Levi's Stadium

    (1:06:30) "The 49ers running game is as exciting as some teams' passing games."

    (1:13:45) Browns hire Kevin Stefanski "Cleveland is back to the mistake on the lake"

    (1:21:30) Requiem for a Team: Ahmed eulogizes the Texans, Vikings, Ravens & Seahawks

    • 1 hr 24 min
    #114 - Divisional Picks: Deshaun vs Mahomes, Russell Wilson vs ooooh Aaron Rodgers & Florio goes with his heart

    #114 - Divisional Picks: Deshaun vs Mahomes, Russell Wilson vs ooooh Aaron Rodgers & Florio goes with his heart

    With Florio on the verge of clinching the Best Bets title, he and Simms give their Divisional picks.

    (2:55) #6 Vikings at #1 49ers: Florio predicts overtime

    (11:00) #6 Titans at #1 Ravens - "I'm curious how much Bill Belichick helped Mike Vrabel this week"

    (17:20) #4 Texans at #2 Chiefs - Deshaun Watson vs Patrick Mahomes in a shootout?

    (22:45) #5 Seahawks at #2 Packers - "This is the most 50/50 matchup of the weekend"

    (30:00) Prop bets - Lamar Jackson & Derrick Henry rush yards? More passing yards: Russell Wilson or Aaron Rodgers?

    (44:25) Best Bets - Mike goes with over/unders while Chris likes an upset.

    • 50 min

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