An autistic young man and his dad talk sports.
Bri breaks down the top 8 teams in the East and West in the NBA (Maxey and Halliburton are fun in the East while Ant is a superstar while Chet and Sengun impress as young big men in the West) and the Elite 8 in Men's College hoops (Shaka Smart has Dad's Marquette team in the top 4 after upset win over Kansas.)
The guys breakdown both Rivalry Week in CFB (Michigan beats Ohio State for the 3rd year in a row while UGA, Washington, FSU and Bama survive) and NFL Week 12 (Pack upsets the Lions and Jags beat the Texans-by the width of the cross bar.)
Bri breaks down the latest NBA standings (Celts lead the East, TWolves/Thunder co-lead the West); Then he asks is LeBron still the best player in the NBA? and finally the guys do a deep dive on the Magic and the TWolves.
Bri breaks down the results from CFB Week 12 (FSU wins but loses Travis to ankle injury while Washington wins a tight one in the rain) and NFL Week 11 (Bengals lose Burrow for the year, Browns nip Steelers at the buzzer and Jags look much better with impressive win over the Titans.)
Jimbo gets fired, will Belichik be next?; CJ Stroud for NFL MVP?; Craig Counsell is officially a Cub; Draymond chokes Gobert while 76ers, Mavs, T Wolves and Rockets look good in the NBA and Bri makes his CFB and NFL (Huge Bengals game at the Ravens on Thursday night) picks.
Harbaugh gets suspended, Jimbo gets fired and top 8 win in CFB while Jags gets crushed, Bengals lose at the buzzer and Browns-Ravens play a classic in the NFL.
Craig Counsell leaves the Brewers for the Cubs (Dad is sad); Bri likes Missouri to beat Tennessee in CFB; his NFL upsets include: Panthers over Bears, Jags over 49ers and Cards (with Kyler) over Falcons and finally in the NBA the Nuggets are still awesome and Maxey is unleashed on the 76ers.
OK State upsets the Sooners in the last "Bedlam" game in CFB while Texans behind standout rookie CJ Stroud and Vikings behind newly acquired Josh Dobbs come back late to win in the NFL early games.
Sixers trade Harden (and get better); Rangers win the World Series; Bri likes-Lions for NFC Championship game, K State, USC and OK State to pull upsets in CFB and Dolphins, Vikes, Rams, Commanders and Panthers to pull upsets in NFL; RIP Coach Bob Knight.
Bengals upset 49ers behind a strong Burrow performance and 2 key picks; Who gets traded at the NFL deadline on Tuesday?; Bri likes the big spending Rangers while Dad likes the small ball D Backs in the World Series and the NBA defending champion Nuggets are very impressive after 2 games.
UGA stomps UF in the cocktail party; Kansas upsets OU in the Big 12; NU Wildcats beat Maryland moving to 4-4; Jets come back to beat Giants; Jags beat Steelers; Panthers get their first win of the year and Cowboys beat Rams with Chip and the Dishman's in the house at Jerry World.
Bri makes his predictions for CFB Week 9 (Utah upset Oregon) and NFL Week 8 (Titans upset Falcons, Saints upset Colts, Bengals upset injured 49ers) plus Bri likes Eagles and Chiefs (The rightest QB and the rightest coach) to square off in a Super Bowl rematch.
Bri makes his picks in the NBA's Western Conference (Suns, Nuggets, Lakers and Grizzlies top the list with Thunder, TWolves, Kings and Pelicans making it past the play in.)
Bri breaks down Week 8 in CFB (Harrison is a stud for the Buckeyes while UNC gets upset by UVA) and Week 7 in NFL (Jags win on Thursday night, Pats shock Bills, Ravens maul Lions, Packers may need to draft a QB and Eagles outclass Dolphins.)
Bri likes Jags (if Trevor Lawrence plays) and Lions (Best team in the NFL?) in 'upsets' in Week 7 plus the guys discuss the 4 best college football games this week (Ohio State vs. Penn State should be a classic) and Phillies and Rangers on track for a World Series matchup.
Phillies, D Backs, Rangers and Astros move onto MLB's LCS; Washington nips Oregon in "True Classic" and #21 ND shocks #10 USC in college football; Jags take the lead in AFC South with win over the Colts; 49ers lose their first game of the season and Bri's Bengals get huge win over Seattle.
Rangers, Astros, D Backs advance in MLB; Bri likes Washington, ND, UNC and Oregon St in CFB Week 7; Bri's NFL Week 6 upsets-Bears over Vikings and Chargers over Cowboys.
Bengals get a much needed win over the Cards; 49ers outclass the Cowboys and Eagles stay unbeaten in the NFL; Rangers go two up on the Orioles while Twins tie their series with the Astros; Bri gives a brief preview of the NHL (regular season starts Tues) and the guys discuss the first NBA power rank.
OU beats UT in an epic Red River shootout; Louisville's D dominates Notre Dame; Jags nip Bills in London; Lions are for real and 4-1; Pats get shoutout 34-0 at home and Bri likes the Astros to win it all (again) in the MLB Playoffs.
4 sweeps in MLB wild card round (including Dad's Brewers getting swept); Bri likes Missouri to upset LSU and Texans, Colts, Saints, Steelers, Cards and Raiders (over Dad's Packers) to win upsets in the NFL.
Mac Jones gets benched/Is this the last year for Bill Belichek in New England?; Chiefs nip Jets; 49 ers stay unbeaten; Khalil Mack has 6 sacks then the guys break down the final regular season standings in MLB-shout out to the low payroll: Orioles, Rays, Marlins, Twins and especially the Brewers (5th playoff appearance in the last 6 years.)
The Bucks acquire Damian Lillard for Jrue Holliday, Grayson Allen, picks and pick swaps which makes them the early NBA favorites; Oregon State beats Utah in CFB; Lions crush Packers and Titans embarass Bengals in the NFL and Europe wins the Ryder Cup on home soil (again.)
RIP Brooks Robinson then Bri likes Duke to upset Notre Dame in Week 5 CFB and Bengals, Rams, and Bucs to upset their opponents in Week 4 of the NFL.
The guys break down the late games from NFL Week #3 incl. the Bengals narrow win over the Rams on MNF and then they review MLB standings with one week left in the season (Mike's Brewers can clinch NL Central tonight while Bri's Reds likely need to their last 5 to grab a wild card spot.)
Bri breaks down FSU's OT win over Clemson; Ohio State's last minute TD for the win over the Irish and the NFL Week #3's early games including: Dolphins scoring 70 points; The Packers come back win over the Saints and the Colts upset of the Ravens in OT.
Craig Counsell gets win #700 as Brewers Manager as Brew Crew closes in on NL Central crown; Bri makes his CFB Week #4 picks (Ole Miss to upset Bama and the Irish to upset the Buckeyes) and his NFL Week 3 predictions (Packers, Jags and must win Bengals all hold serve at home.)
Cowboys, Dolphins, Eagles, 49ers and Ravens look like the 5 best teams in the NFL while Brewers are 6 games up on the Reds and Cubs with 4 series left in MLB and the Rays will get a new ballpark and stay in St. Pete.
Aaron Rodgers out for the year; A weak Week 3 CFB schedule (Miami of Ohio vs. UC is a highlight) and Bri makes his NFL Week 2 predictions (including Packers beat Falcons; Bengals bounce back and beat Ravens while Jags upset the defending champion Chiefs.)
Bri breaks down Texas' upset win at Bama, Ole Miss win over Tulane and Week 1 in the NFL (Bri's Bengals crushed by Browns, while the Packers and Jags both win.)
Bri makes his CFB Top 25 Week 2 picks (Ole Miss talent prevails over Tulane while Texas, behind stud QB Ewers, upsets Bama) and his NFL Week 1 picks including Chip's Jags handle the Colts, in Indy, Bri's Bengals lose in Cleveland-Watson improved and Brown D is elite and Dad's Packers lose to their archrival Bears (better offensive weapons).)
Bri makes his 2023 predictions in NFC South (Saints dominate), NFC East (Eagles dominate) and NFC West (49ers nip Seahawks) and then the guys discuss a very impressive #8 Florida State victory over #5 LSU in Week 1.
Stanford, Cal and SMU join the ACC; Deion's Colorado Buffalos shock #17 TCU (his son sets school record with 510 yards passing/4 TD's); Zach Johnson makes his Ryder Cup picks and Brewers, Reds and Cubs keep battling.
Bri makes his picks in the NFC North. Bears have some nice weapons for Fields with Moore, Claypool and Kmet. Lions had a great draft adding starters at RB, ILB, TE and nickel. Packers have gotten much younger-only 3 players over 30. Vikings won all the tight games last year, can they repeat with 2 elite WR Jefferson and Addison?
Bri makes his picks in AFC West (Defending champs look strong again; Chargers have an excellent roster; Russ should be better for the Broncos under Payton; Raiders need a healthy Jimmy G to take pressure off Jacobs.
Bri is very pleased with his fantasy football drafts and the guys give their weekly MLB update (Mariners on a heater have caught Rangers and Astros in AL West while pesky Cubs and Reds wont go away in NL Central despite Mike's Brewers winning 7 straight.
Bri makes his picks for the AFC East (Hard Knocks darling Jets have an elite D and Rodgers/Wilson combo; Dolphins have speed to burn but need Tua to stay healthy; Bills are solid but may need to upgrade the RB position while Patriots WR room is underwhelming.)
Bri makes his 2023 AFC South predictions. Jags run away in a division with 2 rebuilding teams (Texans and Colts) and a Titans team with an 80% new offensive line.
The guys review the latest MLB standings (Brewers, Reds and Cubs still battling for NL Central title while Orioles continue to amaze) and then Brian talks about his Evan-league fantasy draft results (Travis Kelce with his first pick).
Bri makes his predictions in the brutally difficult AFC North. Can Deshawn Watson regain his 2020 form for the Browns? Can Bri's Bengals continue their winning ways with the secondary changes? What does year 2 hold for Kenny Pickett in Pittsburgh? Can the Ravens generate enough pass rush?
Bri makes his picks for the 2023 Pac 12 College Football season. USC and Washington look elite with Oregon, Oregon State, Utah and UCLA all in the mix. Colorado under Deion will be fun but 50 transfers will take time to jell.
The guys discuss: NFL pre-season week 1; Will the ACC add Cal and Stanford and lose FSU? Harden is unhappy (what else is new?); Braves, Orioles, Dodgers and Rangers lead the MLB standings with roughly 45 games left.
Bri makes his predictions for the new look Big 12 with BYU, Cinci, Houston and UCF in the mix. Will Texas and Oklahoma finish their last year in the Big 12 on a high note? Can TCU and Kansas State repeat their great 2022 seasons? Does Texas Tech's continuity carry them to 10 wins?
Bri makes his picks for the 2023 Big 10 college football season. Penn State, Michigan and Ohio State will battle in the East. Badgers will win the unimpressive West under new coach, OC and QB. Can my NU Wildcats beat UTEP and Howard with hazing scandal hanging over the program?
Washington and Oregon join the Big 10; Colorado, Utah, Arizona and ASU join the Big 12; Stanford, Cal, WSU and OSU are in limbo; Cubs putting pressure on Brewers and Reds in NL Central; Ohtani hit his 40th HR (MLB leading); AD to be paid $270MM over the next 5 years by the Lakers.
Reds make 1 minor move while Brewers make three or four minorish moves at the trade deadline; Baltimore Orioles continue to amaze; Mets trade Sherzer and Verlander to the 2 Texas team that could meet in the ALCS and Bri predicts re-alignment to 2 super conferences in college football.
The guys preview 2023 ACC college football-Clemson and Florida State look elite; Can Chizik improve the UNC Defense/We know they can score with elite QB Maye; Will Brohm make a big difference as HC in Year 1 at Louisville (his alma mater); Miami has added 16 transfers and 26 freshman-is that too much turnover?
In the MLB, blazing hot Cubs are coming after Brewers and Reds, Mets trade Sherzer to the Rangers for Ronald Acuna's brother and Ohtani continues to make history. In the NFL Bengals Burrow out a few weeks with calf strain while RB issues abound-Taylor wants out of Indy and Zeke and Dalvin look for jobs.
Brewers take 2 of 3 from Reds in Milwaukee despite only scoring 3 runs/game; Angels will not trade Ohtani (instead they traded for Giolito) and most MLB races tighten with less than a week before the trade deadline.