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The Goin' to Work Podcast is hosted by The Commish, Mad Mack, Steady Eddy, and The Legend. It covers everything in Detroit Sports. Head over to woodwardsports.com to see more of Detroit's only all digital media network!

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    • Nov 29, 2021 LATEST EPISODE
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    Episode 92: Michigan beats Ohio State, MSU vs Penn State, Detroit Lions Week 12, Red Wings, Pistons, Tigers, College Basketball, Segments and more!

    Play Episode Listen Later Nov 29, 2021 117:13

    Another episode of the GTW podcast is here and it's locked and loaded. Michigan pulled off the HUGE win over the Buckeyes on Saturday, while Michigan State finished off their regular season undefeated at home. The Lions had another chance at their first victory on Thanksgiving and they squandered it with some horrendous decisions at the end of the game. The Red Wings had a bounce back week by putting two W's in the win column. The Pistons look lost without much hope in sight. The entire team is struggling and Dwane Casey has a lot of eyes on him. The Tigers still remain in a lot of the offseason free agent talks. With the MLB lockout looming, will they make big moves before December 1st. Michigan State had a thrilling week at the Battle for Atlantis and came up just short in the championship final. Michigan only had one game last week and didn't necessarily put away Tarleton in convincing fashion. Lastly, the show wraps up with the random question of the week. 

    Episode 91: Detroit Lions Week 11, Pistons and Red Wings Recap, Tigers Offseason, Michigan & Michigan State Football and Basketball, Segments and More!

    Play Episode Listen Later Nov 22, 2021 107:24

    Episode 91 of the Goin' to Work Podcast is here and it's loaded. The guys kick off the show with their weekly intros and another infamous Mad Mack rant is back. The Legend's technical difficulties rear their ugly head for the first time in a long time as well. There was huge drama at LCA on Sunday involving the Lakers and the Pistons. The Lions had another disgusting loss against the Browns on Sunday which has a lot of fans looking hard at the coaching staff. The Red Wings had their worst week of the year dropping all four games on their four game road trip. The Tigers have stayed busy during the early offseason with already signing a free agent starting pitcher and AJ Hinch was spotted with Carlos Correa this past week. Michigan and Michigan State football were in action this week and each program were on opposite sides of an ass whooping. Michigan Hoops had a dreadful week after dropping two of their three games in the last week. The Spartans had no issues in their two games against Butler and Eastern Michigan. 

    Episode 90: Detroit Lions Tie, Red Wings and Pistons Recap, Tigers News, Michigan Football and Basketball, Michigan State Football and Basketball, Segments and More!

    Play Episode Listen Later Nov 15, 2021 101:37

    A jam packed Episode 90 is coming your way this week. The boys kick off the show with their weekly intros and then fly into the Lions weird game against the Steelers. The Lions did not lose for the second consecutive week in row. The Red Wings continue to be the most impressive team in Motown. They capped off another solid week by getting 4 of the possible 6 points available. The Pistons had their best week of the season thus far and it comes in the same week Cade Cunningham squared off against Jalen Green. Michigan and Michigan State basketball are underway and it lets just say it's still very early in the season. Both MSU and U of M football programs walked away victorious as they head into the most important two weeks of the season. Lastly, the show wraps up with the 'Random Question of the Week'.  

    Episode 89: Michigan and Michigan State Football, Detroit Pistons & Red Wings Recaps, Tigers Offseason Moves, Lions Bye Week, College Basketball Preview, Segments and More!

    Play Episode Listen Later Nov 8, 2021 93:54

    The boys somehow all managed to make it to episode 89 of the Goin' to Work Podcast. Sleep-deprived and hungover they delivered what they believe one of their better performances. The show kicks off with intros that go into some rants about daylight savings time, but the show gets back on track talking about the tough weekend of Michigan State Football. Michigan had a solid bounce-back performance against Indiana to right their ship before the big match-up against Penn St. The Red Wings had an up and down week but finished off the week strong against a good Golden Knights team. The Pistons are trying to figure out their early-season struggles. Cade Cunningham is starting to get his legs underneath him and hopefully it will be a sign of good things to come. The Tigers got the offseason started quickly and wasted no time trading for a catcher, Tucker Barnhart. Will the Tigers spend big this offseason? The Lions made a small move this week that could have big implications in the OBJ waiver sweepstakes. College Basketball begins this week and the guys give a preview of what they expect for Michigan and Michigan State Basketball. Lastly, the show wraps up with the Random Question of the Week. 

    Episode 88: Michigan State vs Michigan, Detroit Red Wings, Pistons, Verlander to the Tigers, Detroit Lions, Segments and more!

    Play Episode Listen Later Nov 1, 2021 112:42

    The boys are all here for episode 88 and it's a long one. They break down the big game between the Wolverines and the Spartans. Is Harbaugh's tenure coming to an end in Ann Arbor? Kenneth Walker is now easily the favorite to win the Heisman. The Red Wings are the most exciting team in Detroit right now and everyone is here for it. Steve Yzerman is looking like a damn genius early in the 2021-22 season. The Pistons are off to an extremely slow start, but having no Cade Cunningham and their tough early-season schedule is to blame. The Commish is hell-bent on the thought of Justin Verlander returning to Detroit and Miguel Cabrera helped fuel this theory. The Detroit Lions were brutal to watch in their week 8 matchup against the Eagles. Where does the blame go in this one? Lastly, the show wraps up with the 'Random Question of the Week'.

    Episode 87: Detroit Lions Week 7 vs the Rams, Red Wings and Pistons Weekly Recaps, Michigan State and Michigan Football, Segments, and More!

    Play Episode Listen Later Oct 25, 2021 86:47

    Another episode of the Goin' to Work Podcast is here and it's positive, positive, positive! The Lions had a daunting test against the Los Angeles Rams and they hung in the game the best they could. Dan Campbell brought out all the tricks much to the surprise of everyone. Ultimately, Jared Goff couldn't complete the late 4th quarter comeback. The 'Fab 5' segment gets substituted this week cause the guys are feeling good instead of depressed. The Red Wings have played four games since episode 86 and two of them were really good and two of them were not so good. Lucas Raymond and Tyler Bertuzzi are the early stories of this young Red Wings season. The Pistons kicked off the 2021-22 season with a bit of a buzzkill not having Cade Cunningham in the starting lineup. They came off a bit flat in both games against the Bulls to start the season 0-2. A big week lies ahead for Michigan State and Michigan football. Michigan took care of business against Northwestern and both teams will be 7-0 for their big matchup this Saturday. The boys break down what they expect to see and their predictions. The show wraps up with the 'Random Question of the Week'. 

    Episode 86: Detroit Lions Week 6 Recap, Red Wings Season Begins, Pistons Season Predictions, Michigan and Michigan State Football, Segments and More!

    Play Episode Listen Later Oct 18, 2021 72:19

    Episode 86 of the Goin' to Work Podcast is here and it's not as depressing as it may seem. The show kicks off recapping the God-awful Lions game against the Cincinnati Bengals. Spoiler: there's not a lot of positives in this one. (00:15:15-00:31:04) The Red Wings 2021-2021 campaign kicked off last Wednesday and this team is going to be FUN. They may have blown the opening night game against the defending champions, but they were still able to capture one point behind the Tyler Bertuzzi hat trick. (00:31:05-00:47:54) Talks jump over to the basketball side of things as the boys get you prepared for the 2021-2022 Pistons season. You know they have to give their season predictions of how many wins this team will finish with. (00:47:55-00:56:41) Michigan football had the week off, but it didn't stop them from moving up in the AP standings. Michigan State took on Indiana in a gritty matchup just before their bye week. MSU will for sure be undefeated in the battle for the Paul Bunyan Trophy. (00:56:42-01:03:47) Lastly, the show wraps up with the Random Question(s) of the Week Segment! (01:03:48-01:12:19)

    Episode 85: Detroit Lions Week 5 Recap, Red Wings Season Predictions, Pistons Preseason, Tigers Notes, MSU and UofM Football, Segments, and more!

    Play Episode Listen Later Oct 11, 2021 87:03

    Episode 85 of the Goin' to Work Podcast is here and it's loaded with all six sports teams. The Lions faced off against Vikings in their week 5 matchup. Dan Campbell is going to have to wait to get that first win as the Lions have last-second heartbreak again. (00:06:53-00:30:06) The "Things Worse than Being a Lions Fan" segment tries to ease everyone's pain just a little bit. (00:30:07-00:36:16) A buzz is in the air as the Red Wings season begins on Thursday. There are a few questions that remain as to who will be on that opening night roster. Will Lucas Raymond be a part of the team all year? (00:36:17-00:56:49) The Pistons young core seem to be getting along just fine and the boys would be surprised if this team surprised a few people this year. (00:56:50-01:02:41) The Tigers officially wrapped up their season as Al Avila and AJ Hinch held their end of the year press conference. What are the big pieces you want to see added? (1:02:42-01:08:10) Does Michigan State have the best offense in the Big Ten and can they keep the momentum going? Michigan squeezed out a gritty win against a solid Scott Frost Nebraska team. The road to two undefeated teams squaring off in East Lansing on October 30th looks extremely likely. (01:08:11-1:18:58) The show wraps up with another fun 'Random Question of the Week'. (01:18:59-1:25:50).

    Episode 84: Detroit Lions Week 4, Tigers Weekly Recap, Red Wings Preseason, Pistons News, U of M and MSU Football, Segments, and more!

    Play Episode Listen Later Oct 4, 2021 79:26

    Episode 84 of the Goin' to Work Podcast is here and it's LOADED. The boys touch on every sport and all six teams. They kick the show off recapping week 4 of the Lions against the Bears. It was ugly all the way around for the team in Honolulu Blue. The 'Things Worse than being a Lions Fan' segments makes the week 4 loss not seem as bad. The Tigers finished up the 2021 season, but this organization will be closely watched by all the fans through winter and into Opening Day 2022. Talks shift into some hockey as the Red Wings preseason has kicked off. Lots of positives out of the first four games and lots to be excited about. The Pistons were in the news this week as they reached out to the 76ers to inquire about Ben Simmons. Is there any chance he ends up in Detroit? The guys discuss. Michigan and Michigan State made big jumps in the AP Top 25 and look to continue their undefeated seasons. Can two Big 10 teams make it in the college football playoff? Lastly the show wraps up with the 'Random Question of the Week'. 

    Episode 83: Detroit Lions Week 3 Recap, Detroit Tigers Weekly Report, Pistons and Tigers News, U of M and MSU Football, Segments, and more!

    Play Episode Listen Later Sep 27, 2021 95:13

    Episode 83 of the Goin' to Work Podcast is here along with a lot of pain from the Lions. The matchup against the Ravens turned out to be a thriller that no one was expecting. The "Things Worse than being a Lions Fan" segment had to come back for the rest of the season. The Tigers continue to make the news as their season winds down. Chris Illitch is adamant about spending for the future. Pistons made more roster decisions this last week and the Red Wings had a few noteworthy developments. Michigan and Michigan State both had reality checks with their conference matchups over the weekend. The 'Random Question of the Week' is still around to wrap up the episode. 

    Episode 82: Detroit Lions Monday Night Football, Detroit Tigers Recap, Red Wings prospect tourney, Michigan and Michigan State Football, and more!

    Play Episode Listen Later Sep 21, 2021 110:08

    Episode 82 of the Goin' to Work Podcast involves ALOT of sports. The Detroit Lions made their only Monday Night Football appearance for the 2021 season and it looked so promising to start. Things quickly went downhill and they became the team everyone thought they would be. The Tigers have officially been eliminated from all playoff contention with only 12 games left in the season. They're in for a MASSIVE offseason. Don't look now, but the Red Wings season is less than a month away. Michigan and Michigan State football was back in action and both programs look to be a force in the Big Ten East. Is there a chance both teams are undefeated by the time their October 30th matchup rolls around? The show wraps up with the 'Fab 5' and 'Random Question of the Week' segments. 

    Episode 81: Detroit Lions Week 1 Recap, Tigers Weekly Recap, Ben Wallace Hall of Fame, College Football Week 2, Segments, and more!

    Play Episode Listen Later Sep 13, 2021 91:33

    Episode 81 of the Goin' to Work Podcast is here and it's football-heavy! The Lions' week 1 is officially in the books against the 49ners. There were some things the boys liked out of the 'retooling' team but there were A LOT of things that they didn't enjoy. It could be a season full of a lot of losses, but this team could take on an identity much like the Pistons and the Tigers. The Tigers have just over two weeks left in their season and the 'shutdown' has gone even further. Casey Mize, Tarik Skubal, and Matt Manning are all on 3 inning limits until the end of the season. Ben Wallace was officially inducted into the Basketball Hall of Fame this weekend and there were a lot of familiar faces there. Michigan and Michigan State football was back in action this weekend and both teams had no issues with their opponents whatsoever. There's a lot to look forward to the rest of the season for both programs. Lastly, the show wraps up with a 'Fab 5' segment and the 'Random Question of the Week'!

    Episode 80: Michigan State and Michigan Football Recap, Little Detroit Tigers Talk, More Red Wings and Pistons Offseason moves, Lions Season Preview, and more!

    Play Episode Listen Later Sep 8, 2021 103:32

    Episode 80 of the Goin' to Work Podcast is here after a long Labor Day weekend. There was a lot to dive into as meaningful football is all the way back. Michigan State and Michigan both win big in their season openers. Both fan bases should be feeling pretty good about the rest of the first half of games. Will both teams be undefeated at their October 30th matchup? The Tigers are in the home stretch of their 2021 season. The makeup of how the starters are being used has changed and the results show that. News came out this week that AJ Hinch and Al Avila may not have the best relationship and because of that there may be some shifts in the front office. The Red Wings and Pistons remain fairly busy in their offseasons with moves that fans will definitely approve of. Lastly, the time is here for week 1 of the NFL. The boys give an idea of what will happen with the Lions this upcoming week versus the 49ners. They also give their yearly record prediction for the boys in Honolulu blue. The show wraps up with the 'Random Question of the Week'. 

    Episode 79: Stafford ESPN Reactions, Detroit Tigers Recap, Lions 53 Man Roster, College Football Predictions, and much more!

    Play Episode Listen Later Aug 30, 2021 136:19

    Episode 79 of the Goin' to Work Podcast is here and it's a long one! If you like football, then you'll like this one. The show kicks off with a little fantasy football talk but then moves into the ESPN article about Matthew Stafford finding his "happy place". After that, the boys recap another hard fighting week from the Tigers. AJ Hinch had a few quotes this week that will have you all fired up for the direction of the organization. Tuesday marks the deadline for all NFL teams to get down to the 53 man roster requirement. Who's in and who's out for the Lions? College Football is officially back and the preview for the Michigan State and U of M programs is here. There may be an all-new favorite "Fab 5" category this week in honor of college football being back. Lastly, 'The Legend' gets the Random Question of the Week back rolling. 

    Episode 78: Miguel Cabrera 500th Home Run, Tigers Weekly Recap, Detroit Pistons and Tigers News, Lions Preseason Week 2, Sports Jeopardy, and More!

    Play Episode Listen Later Aug 23, 2021 94:14

    Episode 78 of the Goin' to Work Podcast is here and it's all over the map as the show kicks off with an old fashion Mad Mack rant. After the intros, the boys celebrate Miguel Cabrera's 500th career home run and give the Tigers weekly recap. There are a few notes about the Pistons and Red Wings that will make a lot of fans happy. The Lions' second preseason game is in the books and there are two familiar players that have everyone talking. The Tavai experiment needs to come to an end for multiple reasons. The last week of Jeopardy is unfortunately here, but it gets sent off in great fashion. A familiar segment makes a return to wrap up the show this week. 

    Episode 77: Lots of Pistons News, Malice at the Palace, Detroit Lions Preseason, Tigers Weekly Recap, Sports Jeopardy, and more!

    Play Episode Listen Later Aug 17, 2021 96:25

    Episode 77 of the Goin' to Work Podcast is here and it's filled with all kinds of news. It's been a drama-filled week for the Detroit Pistons. The 'Malice at the Palace' documentary came out on Netflix this last week and everyone from Detroit to Indiana was talking about it. Jalen Green decided to take more shots at the city of Detroit and the Pistons organization after not being selected #1 overall. Summer League basketball has been as eye-opening for another rookie that isn't named Cade Cunningham. Lions football is officially back! The new-look Lions faced off against the Buffalo Bills in their first preseason game of the year. Lots of positives, but no big alarms are sounding off one game into the year. The Red Wings made a little bit of noise as they decided to keep two key pieces around for the future. The Tigers had another solid week in the books, but the road gets a bit tougher as Mize and Skubal will have extra days off in between starts. Playoff dreams are all but gone, but baseball is still exciting in the city right now with the Miggy Milestone watch. Sports Jeopardy is in its final two weeks as the football regular season is just on the horizon. The show wraps up with the worst showing of the new 'Take a Stand and Rebrand' segment. 

    Episode 76: Cade Cunningham Debut, Calvin Johnson Hall of Fame, College Football Talk, Detroit Tigers Recap, Sports Jeopardy, and more!

    Play Episode Listen Later Aug 9, 2021 93:01

    Episode 76 of the Goin' to Work Podcast is here and it's safe to say it's one of the funnier ones out there. The show kicks off all over the place, but the boys dial it in and get you caught up on the Pistons offseason moves and the start of Summer League. From there, the talks shift to the memorable night for Calvin Johnson. Megatron was officially inducted into the Pro Football Hall of Fame and he delivered a special message for Lions fans and the city of Detroit. The boys keep with the football talk and get you to start thinking about the college football season that's just around the corner. The Tigers had a mediocre week compared to what they have done as of late. Is this upcoming week the week of 500? The Commish will get you thinking so. Sports Jeopardy is back this week and there may be an upset in store. Lastly, the show wraps up with the 'Take a Stand and Rebrand' segment. 

    Episode 75: Detroit Pistons Draft Recap, Lions Mini-Camp, Red Wings Offseason Moves, Tigers Recap, Sports Jeopardy, & more!

    Play Episode Listen Later Aug 2, 2021 91:38

    Episode 75 of the Goin' to Work Podcast is here and it's a busy one. The show kicks off with the celebration of Cade Cunningham being a Detroit Piston, but the boys rip the NBA Draft. After that, the talks shift into the moves that the Red Wings made in the last week. There's no big splash yet like 'The Commish' was expecting. The first week of the Lions mini-camp had some great stories and entertainment out of it. Steady Eddy leads the baseball talks this week and The Commish doesn't trust his antics this week. Sports Jeopardy had another interesting week with an all-time Final Jeopardy. Lastly, the show wraps up with the new "Take a Stand and Rebrand" segment. 

    Episode 74: Detroit Pistons Draft, Red Wings Draft Recap, Detroit Lions Mini Camp Preview, Sports Jeopardy, and much more!

    Play Episode Listen Later Jul 26, 2021 104:17

    Episode 74 of the Goin' to Work Podcast is here and it has everything! The show kicks off with getting you ready for the NBA Draft. Is Cade Cunningham a for sure a lock for the Pistons? From there the boys recap the NHL expansion draft and the rookie draft. Steve Yzerman also made some noise when he traded for Calder Trophy finalist Alex Nedeljkovic. The Lions training camp is just about to start and it's always fun to look at the expectations for the season with the Lions. The Tigers were riding the highs of all highs when they swept the Rangers in a four-game set. Once they left town everything went downhill. Sports Jeopardy is back again and will we get a three-way final this week? Lastly, the show wraps up with a new segment called 'Take a Stand and Rebrand'. 

    Episode 73: The Open, Detroit Tigers Recap, Red Wings Offseason Moves, Sports Jeopardy, and More!

    Play Episode Listen Later Jul 19, 2021 90:48

    Episode 73 of the Goin' to Work Podcast is here and it's off the wall. The show kicks off with the beloved intros that involve some golf talk. The second half of the Tigers season is off to an unreal start as they swept the Twins out of the gate. The boys will have you thinking about playoffs. The NHL expansion draft is on Wednesday, followed up by the rookie draft on Friday. It could be a big week for fans of the Winged Wheel as Stevie Y and company have begun to make moves. Sports Jeopardy is back again as 'Mad Mack' and 'The Legend' look to dethrone 'The Commish'. Lastly, the show wraps up with the 'Random Question of the Week'!

    Episode 72: Fab 5, MLB Draft, Detroit Tigers Weekly Recap, Sports Jeopardy, and more!

    Play Episode Listen Later Jul 12, 2021 90:25

    Episode 72 of the Goin' to Work Podcast is here and it's officially a baseball podcast this week. The sports world is quiet in the city of Detroit, but the Tigers are staying busy! The show kicks off with the Fab 5 segment and then talks move right into the MLB draft. The Tigers had the third overall selection and their choice left several fans upset. Headed into the All-Star break, the boys in navy and orange end the first half on a low note. Sports Jeopardy is back again this week and it is a thriller! Lastly, the show wraps up with the 'Random Question of the Week'.

    Episode 71: Rocket Mortgage Classic, NCAA NIL, Tigers Weekly Recap, Sports Jeopardy, and much more!

    Play Episode Listen Later Jul 6, 2021 105:31

    Episode 71 of the Goin' to Work Podcast is hereafter the 4th of July weekend and the boys are ready for some fun. They kick off the show recapping the Rocket Mortgage Classic that was held at Detroit Golf Club. The Commish was in attendance and gives his thoughts on how the event was run.  From there, the talks get a little long-winded when discussing the new Name, Likeness, and Image policy in the NCAA. Should the Michigan banners go back up? Should Reggie Bush get his Heisman trophy back? The 'Fab 5' segment this week is "Favorite 4th of July things". The Tigers stayed hot this last week as they won two big series against two division rivals. After having two back-to-back above .500 months, is it time to take this team seriously? Sports Jeopardy turned out to be another thriller as a final jeopard question was thrown into the mix. The show wraps up with the 'Random Question of the Week'. 

    Episode 70: Pistons Win the Draft Lottery, Stanley Cup Finals Predictions, Tigers Recap, Sports Jeopardy, & More

    Play Episode Listen Later Jun 28, 2021 77:43

    Episode 70 of the Goin' to Work Podcast is here and times are changing! The Detroit Pistons have won the 2021 NBA Draft Lottery. Is Cade Cunningham the guaranteed first pick? The Steve Yzerman-built Lightning are back in the Stanley Cup Finals and the boys make their predictions as they're set to take on the Canadians. The "Fab 5" segment this week gets you ready for some boom this weekend as the boys give you their favorite fireworks. The Tigers had another winning week and they are creeping up the AL Central standings slowly but surely. Sports Jeopardy is hosted by Steady Eddy this week and he actually designed his own jeopardy board for Episode 70. Lastly, the "Random Question of the Week" sends the boys down a long wormhole. 

    Episode 69: Nice. (Detroit Tigers Weekly Recap, Calvin Johnson, Pistons Lottery, Jeopardy, & more!)

    Play Episode Listen Later Jun 21, 2021 86:26

    Episode 69...nice...of the Goin' to Work podcast is here and the vibes are all time. The show kicks off talking a little golf. The US Open did not disappoint this weekend. Calvin Johnson made national headlines in an interview that was done at Woodward Sports and the boys discuss what he had to say. The talks then shift into the Pistons lottery chances, where 'The Legend' makes a bold prediction. The Tigers had another solid winning week as the rookies continue to impress as the future begins to take shape. Sports Jeopardy is back again and there was a dominant performance to be had. Can you guess who? Lastly, the show wraps up with the "Random Question of the Week."

    Episode 68: Comerica Park is back, Red Wings other 1st Round pick, CFP Expansion, Jeopardy, and much more!

    Play Episode Listen Later Jun 14, 2021 73:48

    Episode 68 of the Goin' to Work Podcast is here and the boys are on fumes. Weddings and golf trips were at the forefront of the weekend for all the hosts. The "Fab 5" kicks the show off and it'll get you thinking about your favorite jerseys. The Red Wings officially know where their 2nd first-round draft pick will fall. Big news also came out of the University of Michigan regarding the potential #1 overall pick. More news out of college sports as the College Football Playoff Committee may just be expanding the number of playoff sports available. The Tigers had a tough week but should be able to bounce back as they head out west. The second week of Jeopardy has a similar feel to the first week. Lastly, the show wraps up with an important 'Random Question of the Week'. 

    Episode 67: Red Wings Draft Lottery, Dan Campbell, Tigers Weekly Recap, and Jeopardy

    Play Episode Listen Later Jun 7, 2021 67:41

    Episode 67 of the Goin' to Work Podcast is here and the boys are having some fun with it! The show kicks off with the recap of the dumbass NHL Draft lottery. Is there really a point to it? From there,  the national media wanted to dump on Lions' Head Coach, Dan Campbell, but the fans of Detroit came to his defense. The show then slides into the Tigers series recap versus the White Sox. There are a lot of positives from this series even though the wins weren't there. The "Random Question of the Week" was done this week by Steady Eddy and it pertains to the Tigers. Lastly, the boys decided with the lull in sports, that they are going to play a game of Sports Jeopardy to wrap up each show. You don't want to miss this!

    Episode 66: NHL Draft Lottery, Pistons add Beilein, Tigers Weekly Recap, and more!

    Play Episode Listen Later Jun 2, 2021 52:53

    Episode 66 of the Goin' to Work Podcast is here and it's a little shorter than normal. Three-fourths of the boys are recovering from a bachelor party in Nashville and The Legend had to miss this episode. However, the show must go on! The boys kick off the show talking about the Pistons' newest hire. From there, they discuss the Red Wings' chances to land the 1st Overall pick in the Draft Lottery. Will they get a "make-up" call? The Tigers had one of their best months in the last 5 years. They pulled off a HUGE upset sweep of the Yankees and now it's time to get fired up about this young pitching staff. The show wraps up with the "Random Question of the Week".

    Episode 65: Blashill Extension, Turnbull No-Hitter, PGA Championship, & More

    Play Episode Listen Later May 24, 2021 87:36

    Episode 65 of the Goin' to Work Podcast is here and it's an interesting one! The boys kick off the show talking about how much they liked the NBA play in games and what the league could do to improve it. From there talks get a little heated in regards to the Jeff Blashill extension. Should he have been extended or let go? The Tigers had another solid week as their hot streak was slowed at the end of the week thanks to the Royals. A quick recap of the PGA Championship is done and the boys couldn't be happier for Phil. The show wraps up with the "Fab 5 of Subs" and the random question of the week.

    Episode 64: Big Ben HoF, Lions Schedule Release, & More

    Play Episode Listen Later May 17, 2021 95:02

    Episode 64 of the Goin' to Work Podcast is here! The boys kick off the show recapping the Pistons season and what they look forward towards heading into the offseason. Dwayne Casey is here for the foreseeable future as an extension was announced for him last week. One of the "Best 5 Alive" will be a Hall of Famer, and the city of Detroit could not be more excited. The 'Fab 5' segment is BACK with the best "summer sporting events".  The Tigers have been much more fun to watch as of late, but their bullpen is a complete dumpster fire. The Lions schedule was released last week and the boys are already thinking about drinking some Kool-Aid. The Red Wings season has been over for just over a week and no one knows the fate of the current Head Coach, Jeff Blashill. Lastly, the show wraps up with the Random Question of the Week!

    Episode 63: "Sub Experts"

    Play Episode Listen Later May 10, 2021 88:56

    Episode 63 of the Goin' to Work Podcast is here and it's a fun one! The boys kick off the show recapping their weeks before diving into the sports talk. The Red Wings season is officially over and now it's time for Steve Yzerman to manage what 'The Commish' is calling his "most important offseason" as a General Manager. The Pistons are heading into their last week of the season with the #FadeForCade train full steam ahead. The Tigers' bats came alive in their series against the Red Sox and they carried the offensive momentum into the Twins series. The Lions continue with the offseason overhaul. They released tenured running back, Kerryon Johnson and added veteran Tight End, Darren Fells. Lastly, the show wraps up with the "Random Question of the Week" segment. 0:00 Intro8:30 Red Wings News26:22 Pistons Weekly Recap40:36 Tigers Talk1:03:12 Lions Update1:16:55 Random Question of the Week Segment1:26:52 Outro

    Episode 62: Draft Recap and Big News!

    Play Episode Listen Later May 3, 2021 125:21

    Episode 62 of the Goin' to Work Podcast is here at it is a long one! 'The Commish' kicks off the show talking about some big news for the podcast. From there, talks go into a full Lion's draft review. The boys agree that Holmes and Campbell hit on their needs in their first-ever draft together. After the long draft talk, the focus shifts to the three other major sports teams. The Red Wings currently sit with the 8th worst record in the NHL but could find themselves in the top four as all the teams around them have more games left than they do. The Pistons have moved into the second-best odds to land the first overall pick with eight games left. The Tigers seem to be the worst of the four major teams as they're on pace to lose 117 games this year. They've lost the last 15 of 17 games with no signs of any type of production. Lastly, there's some news in the college basketball world as Michigan State sees one of its top recruits of all-time de-commit, while Michigan adds a transfer student to help bolster their roster. The show wraps up with the "Random Question of the Week" segement. 

    Episode 61: Draft Preview / Happy Gilmore vs The Sandlot

    Play Episode Listen Later Apr 26, 2021 97:28

    Episode 61 is here and Steady Eddy is back after his "contract" negotiations were settled. The show kicks off with heavy NFL draft talks. The boys seem to have a consensus of what they want to happen on Thursday with the Lions. After the draft preview, the talks move into the local sports recap. The Pistons are letting the young guns play their hearts out. The Red Wings are finally having fun and that's because of some new faces in the locker room. The Tigers suck one week and then are average the next week. Is it far too early to point fingers yet?Mad Mack asks the Random Question of the Week and you don't want to miss it! Lastly, a winner is crowned in the Greatest Sports Movie of All Time Bracket. 

    Episode 60: Contract Negotiations

    Play Episode Listen Later Apr 19, 2021 87:30

    Episode 60 is a little different this week with the absence of Steady Eddy. Nonetheless, the show must go on! The Red Wings announced last week that they traded Anthony Mantha and Jon Merrill. Stevie Y got a haul in return for Mantha that has fans extremely happy. The Tigers had a much better week than last, but there were still some struggles. Next, the Pistons continue to grind out the rest of their season. The rookies are all playing together and all Pistons fans are having a good time. Lastly, the boys give a little taste of some Lions draft talks. The show then wraps up with the Random Question of the Week and the Greatest Sports Movie of All-Time Bracket. 

    Episode 59: Who's to blame?

    Play Episode Listen Later Apr 12, 2021 99:59

    Episode 59 of the Goin' to Work Podcast is here and it's action-packed. The show kicks off recapping the National Championship game that was played on Monday night between Gonzaga and Baylor. Then the show turns to the green grass of Augusta National. The boys talk about their favorite moments from the Masters. The show eventually makes it into the local sports talks. The Pistons are remaining super competitive even with a month left in the season and nothing left to play for. The trade deadline is about here for the NHL and Stevie Y is wheeling and dealing already. The Tigers had a horrendous week and The Commish is starting the blame game very early in the season. The show wraps up with the Greatest Sports Movie of All-Time bracket and the random question of the week. 

    Episode 58: April in the D

    Play Episode Listen Later Apr 5, 2021 86:49

    Episode 58 of the Goin' to Work Podcast is here and it's a fun one! The show kicks off with a quick recap of the Final Four. From there, the boys recap the few games that the Red Wings and Pistons both had since Episode 57. With the NHL trade deadline a week away will a few Red Wings be on the move? BASEBALL IS BACK! The Tigers start off the season with a series win over the Cleveland Baseball Team. Lots of positives, but also some typical concerns. The Masters kicks off this week and some predictions are made at who the guys think will take home the green jacket. The show wraps up with the random question of the week segment!

    Episode 57: Opening Day 2021

    Play Episode Listen Later Apr 1, 2021 86:09

    Episode 57 of the Goin' to Work Podcast is here and it's a doozy! Two of the hosts have COVID and the other two don't. Nonetheless, the show must go on! The boys kick off the show by recapping Michigan's loss to UCLA in the Elite 8 matchup. They look towards the offseason and how Michigan's roster may take shape. Michigan State was in the news as they landed highly touted transfer Tyson Walker, while Rocket Watts enters the transfer portal. The show moves into some professional basketball talk as the Pistons went 1-4 since Episode 56. From basketball, the talks move into recapping the Red Wings 2-2 week. The Wings are undoubtedly a tough team to watch right now. The NFL made some noise this week by announcing there would be 17 games starting with the upcoming season. Lastly, the show wraps up with some baseball talk! The 2021 season is here and so are the predictions for the Detroit Tigers. 

    Episode 56: Addicted to the Madness

    Play Episode Listen Later Mar 24, 2021 108:27

    Episode 56 of the Goin' to Work Podcast is here, and we sure hope you like college basketball because there's a lot of it in this one. The boys breakdown the Michigan State season and Mad Mack provides some insight into next year's roster. Michigan is still dancing and is doing it behind some big play of their "6th Man". They face FSU in the 'Sweet 16' and Steady has a new saying for everyone out there. After the college ball talk, the focus shifts to the NBA where the Pistons are still playing so so basketball. Is Jalen Suggs the dream get if the Pistons land a top draft pick? The basketball talk leads to the Red Wings news and things are not getting any better for them. Steady may have jinxed them after stating "they're starting to heat up". The boys discuss what Stevie Y could be doing with the future roster. That leads the talks over to what the Lions have done so far in the new league year with cuts and signings. There seems to be a strong consensus that they are making "smart" signings thus far. The show wraps up with the Goin' to Work March Madness Bracket update. 

    Episode 55: Selection Sunday Special

    Play Episode Listen Later Mar 15, 2021 123:42

    Episode 55 of the Goin' to Work Podcast is here and it's a BIG one! The March Madness bracket is set, and so is the Greatest Sports Movie of All-Time bracket. That's right, in honor of March Madness starting the boys do a live draft of sports movies and place them into one big bracket for everyone to vote on. Before all of that happens, they recap all the news that came from the Lions camp this week. From there they dive into the tough week that both the Pistons and Red Wings had. Lastly, they recap the Big Ten tournament and give their predictions for the NCAA tournament.

    Episode 54: Live, Laugh, Sports

    Play Episode Listen Later Mar 8, 2021 62:33

    Episode 54 of the Goin' to Work Podcast is here and it starts off with the giggles. The boys are all in good spirits as it was a fun week for sports. The show kicks off recapping the weeks for Michigan and Michigan State basketball. One team is the Big 10 champs and the other may have just locked themselves into the big dance. On the professional side of basketball, the Pistons beat another good team with help from two triple-doubles. Blake Griffin is no longer a Piston and is on his way to Brooklyn....thank God. The Red Wings had another trying week, but Mad Mack provided some insight into who he thinks the new coach will be once Blashill is gone. The show wraps up with a few notes from Tigers Spring training and the random question of the week!

    Episode 53: Madness Has Begun

    Play Episode Listen Later Mar 1, 2021 88:45

    Episode 53 of the Goin' to Work Podcast is here and it's a special one. The boys have completed one full year of podcasting while big things seem to be happening. The show gets started with talks about the crazy week Michigan State basketball just had. Michigan has inserted themselves into the talks of the best team in the country. The Pistons struggled this past week, but Dennis Smith Jr seems to have added a nice flair to the offense. 'The Commish' has no idea what's going on with the Red Wings anymore. Guys are getting waived but then put right back into the starting lineup. Finally, baseball has returned! Steady fills everyone in on what to expect roster-wise even though The Commish and The Legend aren't satisfied with his answers. The show wraps up with a random question of the week from two of the hosts this week!

    Episode 52: March Madness is looming

    Play Episode Listen Later Feb 22, 2021 82:42

    Episode 52 of the Goin' to Work Podcast is here and it gets deep into college basketball. The boys recap a great Michigan vs Ohio State thriller. Is State dead when it comes to the tourney, or do they have still have a chance? The 'FAB 5' segment is the GTW's host's favorite college basketball players of all time. The Pistons did not follow up their great week with a lot of wins. In fact, they had zero this last week. The Red Wings stink something awful, but Stevie Y is finally starting to make some roster moves. The show wraps up with a fun random question of the week. 

    Episode 51: Six to Nine Inches

    Play Episode Listen Later Feb 16, 2021 70:24

    Episode 51 of the Goin' to Work Podcast is here and it's a fun one! The show kicks off with a recap of the successful Pistons week. Blake Griffin is on his way out of Detroit and a lot of fans are happy about it. The show then jumps from professional basketball to college. Michigan State had another .500 week and are probably in need of a miracle to make the big tourney. Michigan proved after their three-week layoff that they're a team to take seriously for the national championship. The "FAB 5" of favorite snow day activities comes up as boys wait for the conclusion of the Red Wings game. The Wings lost 3 of 4 games this past week and are starting to make important roster moves. The show wraps up with the 'Random Question of the Week'. 

    Episode 50: Detroit Rock Bottom City

    Play Episode Listen Later Feb 9, 2021 77:12

    Episode 50 of the Goin' to Work Podcast is here and it's a doozy! The boys do a little recap of the Super Bowl and Steady Eddy becomes "Steady Facts". The "Fab 5" segment is back this week to celebrate the best Super Bowl commercials. The show then leads into the local sports talk. Calvin Johnson was announced as a first-ballot Hall of Famer. It's fair for fans to start asking about some of the decisions of the Red Wings organization. The Pistons have a bit of a losing streak going and will now have newly acquired Dennis Smith Jr to help right the ship a bit. College basketball is getting into the most important stretch of the season now. Will Michigan State begin to make a run at a tournament berth? Michigan has made their way in the AP top 3 even though they haven't played in over 2 weeks. The show wraps up with two random questions of the week!

    Episode 49: Stafford to LA Trade Recap

    Play Episode Listen Later Feb 1, 2021 74:18

    Episode 49 of the Goin' to Work Podcast is here, and man, things have moved quickly for the Lions this offseason. John Matthew Stafford is no longer a Detroit Lion and is on his way to the LA Rams. The boys give a full recap of everything the Lions got in return, plus a glimpse at the Lions' future moving forward. The Red Wings had another tough week and The Commish is ready for things to change. The Pistons are starting to form an identity even though they are losing some close battles. College basketball is the last sport on the agenda and it's time to sound the alarms for the Spartans. The show wraps up with the best random question of the week thus far! 

    Episode 48: The Gambler

    Play Episode Listen Later Jan 25, 2021 69:31

    Episode 48 of the Goin' to Work Podcast is here and it's a crazy one! The Lions' offseason is moving fast and furious. The new regime is here, but a familiar face will not be apart of its future. The boys breakdown all the big news and hires. The Red Wings had a rough last week partially due to some of the main guys being scratched for Covid protocols. The Pistons remain super competitive, but, unfortunately, they are not winning. Michigan State hasn't played in two weeks due to Covid and now Michigan will be in the same boat, but not before handling business this past week. The show wraps up with a weird question of the week!

    Episode 47: Is it a Little Sappy in Here?

    Play Episode Listen Later Jan 18, 2021 88:27

    Episode 47 is here and it is JAM Packed! The Lions announced their new GM and all the insiders have confirmed who the next head coach will be. Steady's "Here me out Segment"  makes its first-ever appearance! The Red Wings season is underway and we have a new captain in Hockeytown! Covid has hit Sparty nation hard and now the Big Ten must scramble to make sure all the teams can fit their games in. The Pistons played two of their three games this week as Jerami Grant continues to shine. The show wraps up with a great random question of the week!

    Episode 46: Underrated Wings

    Play Episode Listen Later Jan 11, 2021 71:53

    Episode 46 is here and there's a lot to discuss. The boys kick off the show discussing how the Lions' head coaching and GM search has unfolded. Is there a new candidate in the mix? The show quickly turns to basketball as Michigan has cemented itself as the best team in the Big Ten. Michigan State went 1-1 this past week leading Steady to believe that they're going to miss the 'Big Dance'. On the professional side, the Pistons are playing exciting losing basketball. Jerami Grant is proving to be the real deal and would be in talks for the MVP if he had some help. Michigan announced their extension of Jim Harbaugh and another debate begins. The NHL is here and is there any reason to be hopeful for the Wings in a shortened season? 'The Commish thinks so. The boys also give their record predictions for the 56 game season. The show wraps up with an entertaining random question of the week. 

    Episode 45: Egregious

    Play Episode Listen Later Jan 4, 2021 90:48

    Happy New Year and welcome to Episode 45 of the Goin' to Work Podcast. After missing Episode 44 and the Best of 2020 Episode, Mad Mack is back and everyone couldn't be happier about that. He hands out his one and only Sportie award to a deserving recipient. The show really kicks off with the boys recapping the Lions' questionable week 17 loss against the Vikings. What's next? No one really knows, but the first domino starts with Matthew Stafford. The guys use the "Fab 5" segment to celebrate their favorite moments from the 2020 season. Moving into college basketball, Michigan looks like a force in the Big Ten while Sparty is trying to figure out who they can depend on. In the professional basketball world, The Commish is having a great time watching this young Pistons team. They have been competitive but are finishing the full 48 minutes. A quick note about the Red Wings has everyone excited for the future of Hockeytown. The show wraps up with some lighthearted fun with the random question of the week. 

    Best of 2020 and the Motown Sportiez

    Play Episode Listen Later Dec 31, 2020 85:30

    The first-ever Best of the Best and Motown Sportiez Awards episode is here! The guys reflect on how crazy 2020 has been and how they managed to get through a time of no sports. We relive some of the show's best moments as 2020 has come to a close. From a Magician holding up a monastery to Mad Mack's love for cold toilet seats. This episode has it all. The Commish, Steady Eddy, and The Legend also award the first-ever Motown Sportiez. The show closes up with plans and goals for 2021. Have a safe and Happy New Year!

    Episode 44: Find the Positives!

    Play Episode Listen Later Dec 28, 2020 70:15

    Episode 44 of the Goin' to Work podcast is here! The boys are missing Mad Mack this week as he is out of town for the holidays. The show must go on and the guys give a quick recap of how their Christmas went before diving into some Lions talk. The team in Honolulu Blue got massacred this week with no help from the NFL. The "Things Worse than being a Lions Fan" segment makes the pain of Saturday's loss not hurt so much. There's big news out of the University of Michigan this past week, regarding their football program. Big 10 basketball is in full swing with Sparty and the Wolverines at two different ends of the standings already.  The Pistons were both surprising and not surprising in their first two games to kick off the season. The show wraps up with the Draft Kings shoutouts and the random question of the week. 

    Episode 43: Merry Early Christmas and Happy Holidays!

    Play Episode Listen Later Dec 21, 2020 86:24

    Episode 43 of the Goin' to Work podcast is here and it is another solid one! The boys do a quick recap of the Lions' loss to the Titans, but more of the front office moves from the past week and what it means for the organization moving forward. That leads into the "Things Worse than Being a Lions Fan" segment. The college football seasons are both over for Michigan and Michigan State and we couldn't be happier based on how their seasons went. Michigan State played the only college basketball game this week and took what could be a big loss moving forward from Northwestern on Sunday. The Pistons kick off the regular season on Tuesday and the boys provide their predictions for this upcoming season. Pistons owner Tom Gores is overshadowing the start of the season with some unethical business dealings. The NHL announced it reached an agreement with the NHLPA and the season will start on January 13th. All the divisions got realigned and the Red Wings will be facing some old Western Conference rivals on a regular basis. The show finishes off with some laughs due to the "Weird-Ass News" segment and the random question of the week.

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