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The Business of Sports with Andrew Brandt takes listeners inside the game with in-depth interviews and analysis by one of the leading voices in the field. Andrew Brandt spent a decade each as both a player agent and as Vice President of the Green Bay Packers and is now a weekly columnist at TheMMQB…

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    Brandt's Rants: Jon Gruden, Ben Simmons, & Kyrie Irving

    Play Episode Listen Later Oct 14, 2021 26:55

    This week on the Business Of Sports, Andrew 'Rants' on... Jon Gruden's firing: why he's the sacrificial lamb, how it relates to DeMaurice Smith's NFLPA reelection, the Washington Football Team, &much more. (2:05) Ben Simmons rejoining the 76ers after Philadelphia withheld an $8.5M payment. (17:27) Kyrie Irving vs the New York vaccine mandate. (22:07) Connect with the Pod Website:  https://www.andrew-brandt.com Andrew's Sunday Seven Newsletter: https://www.andrew-brandt.com/sunday-seven Twitter: @AndrewBrandt Instragram: @AndrewBrandt2 Clubhouse: @adb719 Twitch.tv/andrewbrandtlive Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

    Brandt's Rants: Andrew's New NFL Gig, Urban Meyer, NBA Vaccinations

    Play Episode Listen Later Oct 6, 2021 20:40

    This week it's a Brandt's Rants edition of the Business Of Sports . Andrew talks about... His new Thursday Night NFL gig with Twitch (3:11) The fallout from the Urban Meyer video (6:10) No mandatory NBA Player vaccinations (13:33) Connect with the Pod Website:  https://www.andrew-brandt.com Andrew's Sunday Seven Newsletter: https://www.andrew-brandt.com/sunday-seven Twitter: @AndrewBrandt Instragram: @AndrewBrandt2 Clubhouse: @adb719 Twitch.TV/AndrewBrandtLive Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

    The Greenbrier's Greg Furlong

    Play Episode Listen Later Sep 29, 2021 29:22

    The Greenbrier resort in West Virginia has been hosting NFL teams for training camp since 2014. Vice President of Sales & Event Services Greg Furlong sits down with Andrew on this week's podcast to talk about the evolution of the Greenbrier Sports Performance Center & Sean Payton's influence (2:48), the recruiting process for NFL teams (5:07), the financial impact of hosting teams at the resort (8:43), west coast NFL teams using the facility on back to bak east coast trips (16:01), & other sports that have used the Greenbrier (17:59). Connect with the Pod Website:  https://www.andrew-brandt.com Andrew's Sunday Seven Newsletter: https://www.andrew-brandt.com/sunday-seven Twitter: @AndrewBrandt Instragram: @AndrewBrandt2 Clubhouse: @adb719 Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

    Brandt's Rants: Lamar Jackson Negotiations, Aaron Rodgers Off Season Drama, & NBA player Leverage

    Play Episode Listen Later Sep 22, 2021 24:16

    This week on the Business Of sports, AndrewBrandt 'Rants' on the following topics: Negotiating a contract without an agent is a bad idea for both Lamar Jackson and the Baltimore Ravens (1:54) The Aaron Rodgers offseason drama was 100% media made. The leverage of NBA Superstars (16:37) Connect with the Pod Website:  https://www.andrew-brandt.com Andrew's Sunday Seven Newsletter: https://www.andrew-brandt.com/sunday-seven Twitter: @AndrewBrandt Instragram: @AndrewBrandt2 Clubhouse: @adb719 Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

    Dave Zirin's New Book: The Kaepernick Effect: Taking a Knee, Changing the World

    Play Episode Listen Later Sep 14, 2021 48:40


    Andrew chats with author Dave Zirin about his new book, "The Kaepernick Effect: Taking a Knee, Changing the World." They discuss the origin of the book & how it evolved during the 2020 protests. They also get into how Kaepernick's "Kneel" became a story & eventually a phenomenon, the 2018 NFL league 'try out," & much more. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices


    Andrew Brandt's 2021 NFL Business Predictions

    Play Episode Listen Later Sep 9, 2021 30:21

    This week on the Business Of Sports, Andrew Brandt makes his 2021 NFL Business predictions including: Whether or not the Tamps Bay Buccaneers repeat as Super Bowl Champions? (9:53) Deshaun Watson's playing time (11:24) An increase in NFL player vaccination % (13:13) The 3 teams set to improve (Panthers, Chargers, Eagles) (14:52) Aaron Rodgers MVP (17:44) Why we'll never see a 16 game NFL schedule again (19:16) NFL Ratings don't matter (20:51) & much more Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

    Hiking Mount Everest in Utah

    Play Episode Listen Later Sep 1, 2021 53:10

    Andrew Brandt reflects on his '29029 Everesting' challenge from last weekend with fellow hikers Matt Berthot, Nathan Mansfield, & event co founder Marc Hodulich. They discuss their motivation/personal reasons, fighting through pain, & much more on this week's podcast.

    Brandt's Rants: Utah Challenge, Bills Stadium, & The Future of the NCAA

    Play Episode Listen Later Aug 24, 2021 23:16

    This week on the Business Of Sports podcast, Andrew Brandt 'Rants' about: His upcoming '29029 Everesting' challenge. Andrew plans on hiking up Snow Basin 13 times in 36 hours, the equivalent of climbing Mount Everest! (1:40) Will the Buffalo Bills get public funding for a new stadium in Buffalo? (7:58) What is the future of the NCAA? With NIL and a conference 'Alliance,' does the NCAA become more regulator/administrator and less enforcer? (15:34) Andrew will also be hosting an encore of his Business of Sports webinar August 24th at 8pm ET/5pm PT. Click here for details:

    Brandt's Rants: Rookie NFL QBs, NFL Uniform Sponsor Patches, NIL update

    Play Episode Listen Later Aug 17, 2021 18:09

    This week on the Business Of Sports, Andrew Brandt talks about: - The growing pains for Rookie NFL QBs & Andrew's bold predition when they become starters. (2:45) - Will the NFL become the next league to allow sponsored logo patches on uniforms? (10:10) - An update on Name, Image, & Likeness plus the future of the NCAA (14:11) * Interested in getting into the Business Of Sports? Join Andrew tonight at 8pm ET for his Webinar on how to start a careeer in the sports industry (Click here for details)  linktr.ee/BusinessOfSports

    Brandt's Rants: Josh Allen, Deshaun Watson, & Dennis Schroder

    Play Episode Listen Later Aug 12, 2021 19:25

    This week on the Business Of Sports, Andrew "Rants' on: - Josh Allen's new 'team friendly' contract with the Buffalo Bills (4:09) - Deshaun Watson in Texans camp (8:09) - Dennis Shroder's NBA Free Agency miscalculation (16:02) Interested in getting into the Business Of Sports? Join Andrew on Tuesday August 18th (8pm ET) for his webinar on how to start a career in the sports industry. (Click here for details ) linktr.ee/BusinessOfSports

    The Evander Kane Gambling Allegations

    Play Episode Listen Later Aug 2, 2021 50:46

    This week Andrew Brandt talks with attorneys Dan Lust & Dan Wallach from the 'Conduct Detrimental' podcast. They discuss the the sports gambling/ tanking allegations brought against San Jose Sharks Evander Kane by his estranged wife Anna. linktr.ee/BusinessOfSports

    Brandt's Rants: The Aaron Rodgers v Packers Resolution

    Play Episode Listen Later Jul 29, 2021 25:05

    This week on the Business Of Sports, Andrew talks about... - Aaron Rodgers reporting to Packers camp (2:20) - Whether or not Deshaun Watson will be suspended this season (13:38) - Simone Biles decision to withdraw from the US Olympic team competition (21:12) - NBA Draft Night (23:16) linktr.ee/BusinessOfSports

    Brandt's Rants: Giannis, NBA vs NFL Player Empowerment, & Olympics

    Play Episode Listen Later Jul 21, 2021 19:18

    This week on the Business Of Sports, Andrew Brandt talks about: - Giannis Antetokounmpo & the Bucks NBA Championship (2:04) - NBA player empowerment vs NFL player Empowerment (5:41) - The COVID Olympics (15:14) linktr.ee/BusinessofSports

    Andrew's Inaugural Business Of Football Hall of Fame

    Play Episode Listen Later Jul 13, 2021 25:21

    This week on the Business Of Sports, Andrew unveils his 'Business Of Football Hallf Fame' for the top 12 players whose salaries have far outweighed their on field performance including: - Sam Bradford - Chase Daniel - JaMarcus Russell - Nick Foles - Brock Osweiler linktr.ee/BusinessOfSports

    Andrew's Mailbag - Morning Routine, Getting into the Business Of Sports, & more

    Play Episode Listen Later Jul 5, 2021 38:08

    This week on the the Business Of Sports, Andrew answers the most frequent questions asked to him about his personal life, his career, & the Business of Sports including: - Andrew's morning routine / TV watching habits (3:06) - Duathalons vs Triathalons. (10:53) - Keeping his morning's free. (13:16) - Would he work for a team again? (13:41) - The difference between working for a team and being an agent. (20:43) - The challenges of recruiting free agents to Green Bay. (26:20) - How to get into the Business Of Sports. (32:33) linktr.ee/BusinessOfSports

    Brandts Rants: NIL for recruitment, NFL Dead Period

    Play Episode Listen Later Jun 29, 2021 23:24

    This week on the pod, Andrew discusses the Supreme Court's decision against the NCAA regarding education benefits (2:22), Name, Image, & Likeness & how it can/will be used for recruitment in certain states (11:15) & college player agents (12:40). Andrew also talks about his experience during the NFL dead period while in Green Bay (18:20) and COVID in the College World Series (21:00). linktr.ee/BusinessOfSports

    Michael McCann & Gabe Feldman re: Supreme Court NCAA ruling

    Play Episode Listen Later Jun 23, 2021 41:12

    Gabe Feldman, Director of the Tulane Sports Law Program & Michael McCann, UNH Law Professor / Sportico legal expert join Andrew Brandt on this week's podcast to discuss the United States Supreme Court's unanimous decision against the NCAA which prevents limiting education related benefits to student athletes. They get into Name, Image, & Likeness (NIL), cash payments vs. benefits, Justice Kavanaugh's opinion, why this ruling is significant, & much more. linktr.ee/BusinessOfSports

    Cameron Kinley: Bucs UDFA Denied Military Deferrment

    Play Episode Listen Later Jun 14, 2021 22:06

    Tampa Bay Buccaneers undrafted free agent / Navy graduate Cameron Kinley was denied military deferrment to play in the NFL. He talks with Andrew on this week's podcast about that decision, how he's trying to get the decision overturned, how he hopes to play in the NFL while promoting the Navy, & much more. linktr.ee/BusinessofSports

    Scott O'Neil: President of Pthe Philadelphia 76ers & New Jersey Devils

    Play Episode Listen Later Jun 9, 2021 33:13

    Scott O'Neil, President of the Philadelphia 76ers & New Jersey Devils joins Andrew on this week's podcast talking about his new book, "Be Where Your Feet Are." Scott talks about why he wrote the book (4:50), how to manage a work/home life balance (12:30), & his formula for success (20:26). linktr.ee/BusinessOfSports

    NFL Concussion Settlement Attorney Chris Seeger Returns

    Play Episode Listen Later Jun 4, 2021 33:21

    Andrew Brandt welcomes back Chris Seeger to the podcast. Chris is one of the lead player's attorneys in the NFL concussion settlement lawsuit. He & Andrew talk about the latest payouts, race norming, appeals, & more on this week's show.

    Title IX Attorneys: Lori Bullock & Arthur Bryant

    Play Episode Listen Later May 25, 2021 59:00

    This week on the Business Of Sports, Andrew Brandt talks with attorneys Arthur Bryant and Lori Bullock about their efforts to reinstate non revenue sports programs and other Title IX lawsuits, specifically... - Title IX and its misconceptions (5:51) - How cases are formed (10:46) - The case to restore the Clemson men's track program (17:40 & 37:47) - Michigan State's swimming & diving lawsuit (43:24) linktr.ee/BusinessOfSports

    Brandt's Rants: Rodgers Silence, Tebow, & NBA Play in Games

    Play Episode Listen Later May 20, 2021 21:55


    This week on the Business Of Sports, AndrewBrandt 'Rants' about Aaron Rodgers silence during his standoff with the Packers (:50), the Packers HOF inductees (6:33), Tim Tebow signing with the Jaguars (12:21), & the NBA Play in games (15:27). linktr.ee/BusinessOfSports


    Brandt's Rants: NFL Schedule Release & latest on Aaron Rodgers

    Play Episode Listen Later May 13, 2021 21:21

    This week on the Business Of Sports podcast, Andrew Brandt discusses the NFL schedule release & what team executives typically look for first. (5:10) Also, Andrew talks more about the rift between Aaron Rodgers & the Green Bay Packers and offers up a potential resolution! (13:00) linktr.ee/BusinessOfSports

    Brandt's Rants: 2021 Draft Recap & The Aaron Rodgers / Packers Rift

    Play Episode Listen Later May 3, 2021 35:11

    This week, Andrew Brandt recaps the 2021 NFL Draft & why he thinks many teams will start their rookie quarterbacks this fall (5:48). Andrew also talks about the Aaron Rodgers/ Green Bay Packers rift, specifically why Rodgers feels slighted (15:28), what's next for the Packers (21:40), the Packers corporate structure (& how it is different from the rest of the league) 22:40, & why he thinks the Rodgers/Packers relationship be saved. (26:45) linktr.ee/BusinessOfSports

    Chiefs TE Sean Culkin On Why He's Taking his NFL Salary in Bitcoin

    Play Episode Listen Later Apr 27, 2021 48:32

    Kansas City Chiefs Tight End Sean Culkin talks with Andrew Brandt on this week's podccast about his decision to take his 2021 NFL salary in Bitcoin. Specifically he talks about: - His background in finance. (9:50) - Sound Money. (17:13) - Comparing cryptocurrencies to gold. (18:17) - How his salary will be converted from USD to Bitcoin. (20:18) - Why Sean believes Bitcoin is not a bubble. (24:12) - Tax implications for selling Bitcoin. (26:14) - Why Sean doesn't plan to ever sell his Bitcoin. (27:38) - Investing in other cryptocurrencies & NFTs. (34:57) - The Chiefs 2021 outlook. (41:00) linktr.ee/BusinessOfSports

    ESPN Soccer Analyst Taylor Twellman re: European Super League

    Play Episode Listen Later Apr 22, 2021 39:11

    This week's episode is all about the European Soccer League. ESPN's Taylor Twellman joins Andrew Brandt to discuss... - How the European Super League came to fruition. (3:17) - The differences between the European Super League & the Champions League (4:57) - Why many people in Europe are upset about the Super League (5:56) - Why the owners were interested in the European Super League. (9:42) - Is the American sports model a form of Socialism? (15:46) - How are American EPL owners viewd by fans in Europe. (19:54) - Is the European Super League model a precursor to something else? (26:15) linktr.ee/BusinessOfSports

    Ray Taylor, Villanova Marketing Professor re: Matsuyama's Masters Win + Potential 2022 Olympic Boycott

    Play Episode Listen Later Apr 15, 2021 40:06

    Forbes Senior Contributor / Villanova Professor of Marketing Ray Taylor joins Andrew Bandt on this week's podcast to discuss: - Hideki Matsuyama's win at the Masters & his markting/endorsement potential. (10:15) - The fallout of a potential 2022 Beijing Olympic boycott. (24:26) Andrew also 'rants' on the NFLPA's priority for teams to stay away from the off season workouts (2:12) & the legality of the Buffalo Bills requiring COVID vaccinations to attend home games (7:06). linktr.ee/BusinessOfSports

    Brandt's Rants: Aaron Rodgers/Jeopardy, Sam Darnold Trade, MLBPA

    Play Episode Listen Later Apr 6, 2021 23:11

    This week on the podcast, Andrew talks about: - Aaron Rodgers hosting Jeopardy. (2:41) - Sam Darnold's trade to the Carolina Panthers. (8:11) - Latest on Deshaun Watson. (12:02) - Are college basketball athletes exploited? (15:19) - The strength of the MLBPA & disparity of team payrolls. (18:28) Sponsors - Download the Draft Kings Sports Book app and use code ROSS - Prevent hair loss by going to Keeps.com/BOS. Get your first month FREE! linktr.ee/BusinessOfSports

    Kalyn Kahler re: Deshaun Watson Allegations

    Play Episode Listen Later Apr 1, 2021 61:06

    Defector Media's Kalyn Kahler is this week's guest on the pod. Kalyn has been covering the lawsuits filed against Deshaun Watson & shares some of the revealing details of the allegations. (12:20) Andrew also 'Rants' on the US Supreme Court hearing the Alston v NCAA case (1:54) & shares his thoughts on the NFL officially moving to a 17 game regular season. (6:01) This week's Sponsors: - Cuts Clothing: Clothes for the modern man. Get 15% off your first order at CutsClothing.com/BOS - Draft Kings Sports Book: Turn a $1 college basketball bet into $100 w code ROSS (Restrictions apply. See DraftKings.com for details.) linktr.ee/BusinessOfSports

    Brandt's Rants: NBA Trade Deadline, NFL Voidable Contracts, Deshaun Watson

    Play Episode Listen Later Mar 25, 2021 24:49

    This week, Andrew Brandt 'Rants' on the following subjects: - The NBA trade deadline & how it differs from the NFL's deadline. (1:17) - NFL Salary Cap prorations & voidable contracts. (8:04) - Deshaun Watson's legal issues & possible punishment from Roger Goodell. (14:09) linktr.ee/BusinessOfSports

    Brandt's Rants: New NFL Media Deals, Free Agency, & Taysom Hill Contract

    Play Episode Listen Later Mar 19, 2021 23:54

    This week on the podcast, Andrew 'Rants' about: - The new media deals between the NFL & the TV Networks/Amazon...and why it's a great time to be an NFL owner. (2:28) - The start of Free Agency & his initial thoughts on teams who are spending & managing the salary cap well. (9:31) - The New Orleans Saints salary cap problems & why they added "dummy" years to Taysom Hills contract. (16:25) Note: For information & tickets to Villanova University's upcoming Sports Law Journal Symposium - click here. linktr.ee/BusinessOfSports

    Brandt's Rants: Dak's New Deal, Franchise Tag, & the 2021 Salary Cap

    Play Episode Listen Later Mar 10, 2021 23:46

    This week on the Business Of Sports, Andrew Brandt takes a deep dive into: - Dak Prescott's new contract with the Cowboys (1:25) - How NFL teams use the Franchise Tag as leverage (9:01) - The $182.5M NFL Salary Cap (14:54) - Ben Roethlisberger's salary cut to stay with the Steelers (20:03) linktr.ee/BusinessOfSports

    Brandt's Rants: Salary Cap Myths, JJ Watt, & Player Empowerment

    Play Episode Listen Later Mar 3, 2021 25:15

    This week on the Busines Of Sports podcast, Andrew Brandt 'Rants' on: - Why dead money salary cap charges should not be back loaded (1:29) - A lower 2021 salary cap shouldn't come as a surprise to any NFL team (7:02) - JJ Watt's decision to sign with the Arizona Cardinals (9:26) - A lack of player empowerment in MLB & the NFL (18:01) linktr.ee/BusinessOfSprots

    Andrew's 'Salary Cap' 101

    Play Episode Listen Later Feb 23, 2021 36:01

    This week , Andrew Brandt goes in-depth on a 'MasterClass' type discussion explaining the NFL Salary Cap including: - What is a salary Cap (1:20) - Cap Myths (2:39) - Why does the NFL have a Salary Cap? (5:31) - Is the NFL a Hard Cap? (13:18) - What is pro-ration as it relates ot the Salary Cap? (15:09) - The Cap hit to the Eagles with the Carson Wentz trade (16:08) - Why its better to front load the cap? (21:30) linktr.ee/BusinessOfSports

    Greg Genske - MLB Agent

    Play Episode Listen Later Feb 16, 2021 34:09

    Greg Genske, CEO of VaynerBaseball joins Andrew on this week's podcast to talk about Baseball free agency & his client Justin Turner: - MLB Free Agency vs. the NFL & NBA. (7:09) - Why Justin Turner signed with the Dodgers & how close he came to joining another team. (10:57) - The ongoing labor issues between MLB & MLBPA (18:08) - Turner's positive COVID test during the 2020 World Series & Greg's role throughout the ordeal (21:23) - Why there is no salary cap in Major League Baseball (26:51) linktr.ee/BusinessOfSports

    Brant's Rants: Why Super Bowl Ratings Don't Matter

    Play Episode Listen Later Feb 10, 2021 19:51

    This week on the Business Of Sports Podcast, Andrew 'Rants' on the following: - Why the lower television ratings from Super Bowl LV should not be alarming to anyone, especially the league office. (2:49) - Russell Wilson's recent comments and his future in Seattle. (7:51) - The latest on the Eagles/Wentz trade front. (13:55) linktr.ee/BusinessOfSports

    Brandt's Rants: Stafford/Goff Trade

    Play Episode Listen Later Feb 1, 2021 31:02

    On this week's podcast, Andrew analyzes the blockbuster NFL trade that sent Jared Goff & 3 draft picks from the Los Angeles Rams to the Detroit Lions for Matthew Stafford (1:00). Andrew also explains the NFL Salary Cap (aka "Cap 101"), specifically dead money, signing bonuses, prorations, & the differences between the NHL & NBA caps. (15:26) linktr.ee/BusinessOfSports

    Will Aaron Rodgers, Deshaun Watson, or Carson Wentz be traded??

    Play Episode Listen Later Jan 28, 2021 20:48

    This week on the Business Of Sports podcast, Andrew Brandt dives deep into whether or not Aaron Roders (2:23), DeShaun Watson (10:31), and Carson Wentz (15:01) will be traded this off season. #BrandtsRants linktr.ee/BusinessOfSports

    Brandt's Rants: NFC Championship, NFL QB/Cap Hits, James Harden

    Play Episode Listen Later Jan 18, 2021 26:29

    This week on the Business Of Sports, Andrew Brandt talks about: - The Green Bay Packers in the NFC Championship game & his memories of the last time they hosted it back in January 2008 (1:01) - Andrew's relationship with former Eagles head coach Doug Pederson (7:12) - Why DeShaun Watson (& other high priced Starting QBs) will not be moved this off season (15:58) - James Harden & NBA Player Empowerment (19:08) linktr.ee/BusinessOfSports

    Weekly Chat With Ross Tucker

    Play Episode Listen Later Jan 13, 2021 24:58


    This week the Business Of Sports is a simulcast of Andrew Brandt's weekly segment on the Ross Tucker Football Podcast. Andrew & Ross talk about Doug Pederson leaving the Eagles (2:47), what to expect from the Eagles in 2021 (5:44) & Andrew's relationship with Pederson & Brett Favre from their days together in Green Bay (7:47). They also discuss Bill Belichick's decision to turn down the Presidential Medal of Freedom (11:47), the loophole that allows OT Jared Veldheer to play for the Colts last week & the Packers this week (13:17), Jaylen Waddle's decision to play in the National Championship game (16:35), & the latest on the Houston Texans head coach search (19:02). linktr.ee/BusinessOfSports


    Brandt's Rants: Eagles Tanking, NFL Hiring season, Sports Betting

    Play Episode Listen Later Jan 6, 2021 26:49

    Andrew Brandt starts 2021 with a "Brandt's Rants" edition of the Business Of Sports podcast. This week he talks about: - The Eagles "Tanking" their Week 17 game against Washington (:59) - The NFL Firing & Hiring season of coaches & General Managers (12:18) - The evolution of the NFL General Manager position (16:22) - New York State legalizing Sports Betting (21:48) linktr.ee/BusinessOfSports

    The Top 10 Business of Sports Stories of 2020

    Play Episode Listen Later Dec 31, 2020 23:55

    Andrew Brandt wraps up the year with his Top 10 list of the biggest "Business Of Sports" stories from 2020 including: 1. COVID (:49) 2. Activism (4:43) 3. Name Image & Likeness (6:31) 4. MLB / Turner Contract (9:02) 5. The sale of the New York Mets (10:33) 6. Influx of Private Equity & SPACs into Sports (11:34) 7. Washington Football Team's Name Change (14:33) 8. NFL QB Contracts (15:58) 9. The XFL Sale (18:16) 10. College Sports cutting non revenue programs. linktr.ee/BusinessOfSports

    Joe Banner - Wentz, Hurts, & Eagles 2021 Salary Cap

    Play Episode Listen Later Dec 22, 2020 62:16

    Former Eagles & Browns President Joe Banner returns to this week's podcast to talk with Andrew Brandt about: The 2020 NFL season (1:46), the 2021 NFL Salary Cap (6:08), the Philadelphia Eagles salary cap issues (7:48), Carson Wentz contract extension (11:47), Should the Eagles trade Carson Wentz? (16:17), The Jalen Hurts Draft Pick (33:48), New NFL Media Deals, Postseason picks, Officiating, & more. linktr.ee/BusinessOfSports

    Brandt's Rants: Wentz, Giannis, Nickelodeon

    Play Episode Listen Later Dec 16, 2020 20:21

    This week on the Business Of Sports, Andrew Brandt talks about: - Why the Eagles won't trade Carson Wentz & how his contract compares to Jimmy G, Mahomes, Watson, & others. (:43) - The Business of the NBA including James Harden leveraging the Houston Rockets for a trade (9:24) & why Giannis may not stay in Milwaukee for the entire 5 years of his extension. (11:23) - Nickelodeon's NFL Wild Card broadcast & marketing the game to a younger audience (16:01) linktr.ee/BusinessOfSports

    Trey Wingo

    Play Episode Listen Later Dec 7, 2020 60:51

    Former ESPN TV & Radio host Trey Wingo joins Andrew on this week's Business Of Sports podcast to talk about: - Getting his start in the business & joining ESPN (2:43) - The NFL in 2020 (16:13) - Is Joe Judge overrated? (21:21) - The Washington Football Team (23:52) - Carson Wentz (26:09) - COVID in the NFL (31:27) - The QB class of 2017 (38:52) - Transitioning out of ESPN (46:45) - Trey's new Podcast, "Half Forgotten History" (52:06) linktr.ee/BusinessOfSports

    Brandt's Rants - December 2, 2020

    Play Episode Listen Later Dec 2, 2020 24:57

    Andrew 'Rants' on the Ravens @ Steelers game & why it should not be played after being postponed from Thanksgiving Day (1:01). He also talks about the COVID risks to NFL athletes (14:20), & why the Philadelphia Eagles won't be moving on from Carson Wentz (19:32). linktr.ee/BusinessOfSports

    Bill Polian

    Play Episode Listen Later Nov 24, 2020 72:02

    This week, Andrew shares an interview he recorded back in June of 2020 with legendary NFL executive Bill Polian. They discuss several topics including the team owners he worked for including: - Ralph Wilson in Buffalo (12:51) - Jerry Richardson in Carolina (25:30) - Jim Irsay in Indianapolis (28:04) Andrew & Bill also talk about the end of Peyton Manning's tenure with the Colts (30:42), minority opportunities in the NFL (43:02), Colin Kaepernick's NFL job prospects/activism (49:51), & their time together at ESPN (56:37) linktr.ee/BusinessOfSports

    Brandt's Rants: David Bakhtiari, NBA Free Agency

    Play Episode Listen Later Nov 18, 2020 24:05

    On this week's podcast, Andrew "Rants" about the Green Bay Packers signing David Bakhtiari to a 4 year contract extension (1:14). Andrew also goes in-depth on NBA free agency, specifically James Harden wanting out of Houston (9:51). linktr.ee/BusinessOfSports

    Bakari Sellers

    Play Episode Listen Later Nov 11, 2020 36:45

    CNN Political commentator Bakari Sellers talks with Andrew about the 2020 Presidential Election, specifically ... - The enormous voter turnout (2:21) - Why the pollsters got it wrong (5:01) - Will the Electoral College ever go away? (11:49) - The Biden transition (14:08) - Gridlock & Divisiveness in Congress ( 17:24) - Attacks on the Media (18:53) - Activism by pro athletes to encourage voting & other social issues. (25:20) linktr.ee/BusinessOfSports

    Brandt's Rants: NFL Trade Deadline, Pats Cap Issues

    Play Episode Listen Later Nov 4, 2020 24:31

    This week is a Brandt's Rants edition of the Business Of Sports podcast. Andrew 'Rants' on the following topics: - The NFL Trade Deadline & why it's not as active as other sports (1:26) - The Patriots Cap issues & Bill Belichick's excuses (12:32) - Andrew's hope for the Presidential Election ( 18:05) linktr.ee/BusinessOfSports

    Thomas Dimitroff - Life after the Falcons

    Play Episode Listen Later Oct 29, 2020 48:19

    Former Atlanta Falcons General Manager Thomas Dimitroff returns to the pod to talk about his inital reaction of being let go by Atlanta (3:32), Rich McKay's return to football operations wih the Falcons (11:57), working hand in hand with Dan Quinn (24:45), the Falcons struggles in 2020 (30:53), his commitment to fitness (34:48), & more. linktr.ee/BusinessOfSports

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