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#282: Pujols, Payrolls, & the Pitcher Era with Paul Hembekides, & NFL QB Movement
ESPN's Paul Hembekides joins to discuss thoughts on the Angels removal of Albert Pujols, how late in the game long term MLB contracts are affecting the league, why parity plus good pay needs to find balance in the next iteration of baseball, and plenty more. Plus, an open on why Aaron Rodgers' is a day late but not a dollar short on forcing his way out, and how following Tom Brady's footsteps isn't realistic.
#281: Connor McDavid, NFL Draft Trade Ups, & the NBA Play-in Process
Connor McDavid's first 6 years in the NHL have been something to marvel. With another 100 point season in the books, what's the outlook for the superstar? Plus, a deep dive into NFL draft day trades by team, position, & round, & what it might mean for the league in a few years. And a look at how the NBA play-in games work, & how they might impact the looming postseason.
#280: Aaron Rodgers & the Packers, by the Numbers
Mike Ginnitti & Scott Allen discuss a myriad of numbers surrounding the current rift between Aaron Rodgers & the Green Bay Packers, including a decade of cap management, offseason spending, trade deficiency, etc. Plus, Brady vs. Rodgers, superstar athlete trades, Super Bowl QB financials, & a potential MLB injury list problem.
#279: An NBA Round Up with Keith Smith
@KeithSmithNBA joins the show to recap the last few months of NBA action, including teams with stock up & those trending downward, All-NBA candidates who may see big raises this offseason, & plenty more.
#278: NFL Draft Numbers, Offseason Pools, 2022 Outlooks, & UDFAs
With the 2021 NFL Draft in the books, a quick recap of how selections were made positionally, by school, & by team. Plus, how draft day trades impacted 2021 draft pools, & the 2022 draft outlook. And, with UDFA signings now coming in, how impactful has this part of the process become for teams, and a look at the most profitable of all-time.
#277: Financially Recapping the 2021 NFL Draft First Round
Breaking down the selection of 5 quarterbacks, 3 in-round trades, 18 offensive players, 6 Alabama draftees, updated draft pools, how the QB landscape across the league has changed, what might be the future for Jimmy Garoppolo & Cam Newton, which divisions were impacted most, and plenty more.
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Good website horrible podcast
Like the website but this has to be one of the worst podcast out there. The two guys have absolute terrible takes and are extremely annoying to listen to
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Spotrac and OTC are two must listen shows for diehard sports fans