Podcast by Dave Steinwedel, Payton Girod and Brandon Stephens discussing the latest topics across the sports landscape and pop culture
Opening Kickoff 1-12-22 Football plus Joe Lucia on the Sports Media Landscape
On this show: Dave and Brandon are back as the guys react to the College Football National Championship game, plus sports emmy? (1:00-8:30).
Awful Announcing and The Comeback's own Joe Lucia joins the pod to talk: Manningcast, love for the Ravens, new MNF booth, ranking the top NFL crews, Sunday Ticket, and more. (8:35-31:00).
Finally the guys break down all the coaching moves from the NFL, Carson Wentz, playing to a tie and picking all the games from Super Wild Card Weekend. (32:00-END).
Opening Kickoff 1-5-22 Bill Bender on State of CFB Plus Sports!
On This Show: Dave and Brandon are back as the guys discuss: a beef with another show plus a baseball story you need to hear. (2:00-18:30). Sporting News' Bill Bender joins the show to break down the College Football Playoff, the QBs in the upcoming draft, College GameDay's comments on Opt outs, Jim Harbaugh and much more. (19:00-47:50).
Finally the guys decide the fate of some NFL Coaches, Baker Mayfield's future and who makes the playoffs after Week 18 in the NFL. (4800-END).
Opening Kickoff 12-29-21 Damon Amendolara talking Sports and Sports Talk
On this show: Dave, Brandon and Payton are back as they talk: The NFL and its new policy on Covid 19.(2:00-11:30) The guys welcome in Damon Amendolara from CBS Sports Radio and Host of the DA Show to talk: Baker Mayfield, Russ and Seattle, Covid 19 and the league, John Madden's legacy, his career, doing talk radio and more. (11:00-52:00).
Finally the guys break down week 17 in the NFL. (52:30-END)
Opening Kickoff 12-23-21 Live from SoFi and Plenty of other craziness
On this show: Dave and Payton kickoff the show with a special report from SoFi Stadium as Payton went to the Rams covid game. (1:00-4:30). Brandon joins the show as Payton recaps the experience, and the guys discuss the QB draft prospects and which bowl games excite us. (5:00-35:00).
Finally the guys discuss whether the NFL should have moved the three games in Week 15, too much analytics, and the big games in Week 16 in the NFL. (35:30-END)
Opening Kickoff 12-16-21 On the Hardwood with Clevis Murray and NFL Week 15
On this show: Dave is back with Brandon and Payton as they discuss: The struggles of their teams and the hope for them (1:00-6:55)
The Athletic's Clevis Murray joins the pod to discuss: Warriors, Covid and the NBA, Bulls hot start, Kyrie and Ben Simmons, surprise teams in the NBA, Lakers and much more. (7:00-26;00). The the guys discuss all things NFL including Urban Meyer, Covid is back, and Week 15's big games in the NFL. (27:30-END)
Opening Kickoff 12-8-21 Getting the Band Back Together
On this show: Dave is joined by David Miles. Todd Michaelson and Brandon Smart as Payton and Brandon are away to talk:
The wild college football coaching search, College Football Playoff Rankings, Georgia's woes and Heisman pick. (9:00-36:00)
The guys discuss the Ravens-Steelers, Sink or Swim for teams in the Wild Card, Week 14's big games, and more. (37:00-END)
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