Former NFL head coach Brian Billick and fullback Michael Robinson provide unique stories and insights about the game of football and those who coach and play it. These two Super Bowl champions take listeners inside the locker room to learn what’s really going on in the NFL.
Today on NFL Total Access I am joined by Super Bowl champion Michael Robinson and former #1 overall pick David Carr. 9 underdogs won in week 10, why aren't we seeing more of these upsets coming? The first upset we will look at is on MNF in Philadelphia. The next upset is in Buffalo; where Josh Allen and the Bills have now dropped two games in a row. Do they need to play differently or just better or did the Vikings design the blueprint for beating the Bills? Later in the show, Michael Robinson is giving NFL officials a demerit in week 10 … what can be done to fix these dilemmas? Lastly, TNF Titans vs Packers, Mike, and DC finish the following sentence: “I wouldn't be surprised if …. “. And finally who's too HIGH & who's too LOW on the latest NFL Power Rankings? See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Today on NFL Total Acess podcast, NFL Network Sr Writer Andrew Lavey is joined by NFL Total Access co-hosts MJ Acosta Ruiz & Mike Yam. First things first we head to Buffalo where we had maybe one of the best games of the year and maybe the greatest catch we've ever seen. After their second loss in a row is it time to panic in Buffalo? Next up we head to Lambeau where The Packers pulled off a big win against The Cowboys; Why didn't we see this Packers win coming? Later we head to Germany where Tom Brady and The Bucs pulled off a dominant win. When are we gonnaa learn not to doubt Tom Brady? Lastly is it time for football “experts” to stop doubting Mike Tomlin & the Steelers or is it time for the Saints to stop doubting Jameis Winston? And finally, we recap the “My Backup is Better than Your Backup” Bowl between the Cardinals and Rams.See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Happy Friday and welcome back to NFL Total Access, today I am joined by Thomas Davis SR. and MJ Acosta Ruiz. First things first we had an NFC South showdown last night where the Panthers bounced back from a Week 9 blowout by the Bengals. Next up its game picks and score predictions for every remaining Week 10 game. Cynthia Frelund will be sharing specific game totals for two Sunday games. And lastly, we are joined once again by Adam Rank who has a workaround for your QB one this week. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Episode 4: Malcolm Jenkins may be newly retired from the NFL, but he's far from taking it easy. On the podcast he joins Peanut and Roman – who he says taught him values of leadership - to talk about how he's diving headfirst into his many second acts as an art collector, a businessman, a content producer, and a sports league owner…all while staying true to his roots as a voice for the underserved. Malcolm shares the advice he gives to players about professionalism. He also dishes on how now that he's retired from the NFL every day is an adventure, and whether it's Saints or Eagles fans for him. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Will Selva and MJ Acosta-Ruiz break down the impact of injuries to Josh Allen and Matthew Stafford, and then give their thoughts on the Colts coaching decisions. Then, MJ shares her dad's thoughts on the Packers and the Eagles, Will reveals his one wish for the Titans, and they highlight the players they're most impressed with so far at the mid point of the season.See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Normally on NFL Total Access, we interrupt this podcast to bring you Adam Rank's weekly picks. But today, the podcast is one giant protracted interruption. We will go game by game in the Week 10 schedule with score predictions and fantasy advice. We will also take a look at the current playoff picture, specifically the playoff teams that are in the picture NOW … but will be out of the playoff picture later...See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Welcome to NFL Total Access podcast, today we are joined by MJ Acosta Ruiz & Steve Wyche. First things first we dive into why the appointment of Jeff Saturday by the Colts sets a terrible precedent for interim hires going forward. Next up its time for Midseason awards MVP … is it Patrick Mahomes or Jalen Hurts? Coach of the year … is it Nick Sirianni, Brian DaBoll, or Pete Carroll Defensive Player of the year … can it be anyone BUT Micah Parsons? Comeback Story of the year … Saquon or Geno? Best Play of the Year … PJ Walker to DJ Moore, George Pickens's one-handed catch, or Justin Fields Rushing TD? And later in the show, we look at the playoff teams that are in the picture now … but will be out of the playoff picture later! As well as those teams on the outside of the playoff picture most likely to play their way in. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Today on NFL Total Access podcast Super Bowl Champion Michael Robinson and NFL Explained Podcast co-host Mike Yam take a look at the topic on everyone mind; the Colts' decision to hire Jeff Saturday as their interim head coach, was it candid? Next up we answer why the Ravens are the AFC threat that no one will want to face in the playoffs. Sticking to the AFC we debate why the Bills simply CANNOT survive a period of time without Josh Allen. Next, up are we ready to give the Minnesota Vikings more respect? What will the Vikings record be after the next, very challenging, 4 game stretch, and how Kirk Cousins went from BEING a drip … to HAVING some! Later in the show we preview the Cowboys vs The Packers from Mike McCarthy's emotional return to Green Bay and if the packers are regretting not trading Aaron Rodgers before the season.See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Monday Answers to Sunday Questions from Week 9 Today on NFL Total Access we are joined by MJ Acosta-Ruiz and special guest, DeAngelo Hall. First things first our hosts share Monday Answers to Sunday Questions Did the Jets catch the Bills on a bad day? Or is this a genuine sign of trouble for the AFC Top Seeds The Vikings won, yet again … why are we STILL not convinced? Will the Chargers take a moment of good luck & turn it into a season of good fortune? Are the Raiders officially DONE? DeAndre Hopkins just quit on Kyler Murray? Next up we will take a look at last night's SNF nail-biter between the Chiefs and Titans; Are the Chiefs far too dependent upon Patrick Mahomes and how can the Titans better use Malik Willis? Later in the show, we break down why Tom Brady's win was impressive but NOT informative and did Jalen Ramsey go too far in criticizing his Rams after that loss to the Bucs. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Today on NFL Total Access podcast we are joined by MJ Acosta Ruiz and special guest Steve Wyche. We are officially 100 days to Super Bowl 57 and we have game picks and score predictions for every remaining Week 9 game. First off on the show the Eagles won on Thursday night, but did we just spot a weakness that will ultimately wreck Philly's Super Bowl dreams? Next, we will recap the recent NFL trading window and why it isn't Christian McCaffrey and the 49ers. Steve Wyche will share his 3 matchups to watch in Sunday's Bills & Jets AFC East battle. Later in the show, Adam Rank and Cynthia Frelund share player stat projections & key matchup game totals. Lastly, special guest Ravens RB Kenyan Drake compares playing with Kyler Murray vs playing with Lamar Jackson.See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
It gets spicy on the latest episode of the NFL Players: Second Acts podcast when former 9-year NFL vet and social media “don't-call-me-an-influencer” sensation Anthony “Spice” Adams joins hosts Peanut Tillman and Roman Harper. We learn the ways Spice separates his family and online lives (4:17). He also dishes on why he chose to take part in the Amazon Prime Video series “Life After” (5:33). Spice also shares why creating social content is therapeutic for him, and why he won't create content that will embarrass his kids (29:38). He reflects on why he doesn't regret turning down a main character role in the HBO series “Ballers” (29:38). And, we learn the origin stories of his most famous characters, Leon Lemons (34:52) and Cream E. Biggums (7:46).See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Will Selva and MJ Acosta-Ruiz discuss who made the most (and least) noise at the Trade Deadline and how the new players might impact week 9. Then they're joined by comedian, actress, and author Anjelah Johnson-Reyes to talk about her time as a Raiderette, her road into comedy, and her journey defining her identity.See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Today on NFL Total Access podcast 3-time Super Bowl Champion Willie McGinest and MJ Acosta Ruiz join us to examine the AFC playoff picture as it stands after week 8. From the top-seeded Buffalo Bills to the puzzling but potent LA Chargers at #7, we ask 3 questions of every AFC playoff team: What's Good? What's Not? What's Next? We'll balance opinion & statistical data on our search for strengths, weaknesses, and what the future holds. Later in the show Adam Rank join us for Week 9 game picks and score predictions. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Today on NFL Total Access podcast 3-time Super Bowl Champion Willie McGinest and MJ Acosta Ruiz join us to examine the NFC playoff picture as it stands after week 8. From the undefeated Eagles at #1 to the ever-dangerous 49ers at #7, we ask 3 questions of every NFC playoff team: What's Good? What's Not? What's Next? We'll balance opinion & statistical data on our search for strengths, weaknesses, and what the future holdsSee omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Today on NFL Total Access the podcast we bring you an NFL Trade Deadline Day Special with Michael Robinson and David Carr. The Dolphins move for Bradley Chubb, but does this close the gap between the Fins and the Bills? Does this close the book on Bronco's ambitions in 2022? Chase Claypool is headed to Chicago … how happy should Justin Fields be right now? Is this the piece he's been looking for? Or, more importantly, is it finally proof that the Bears (A) believe in Fields & (B) are willing to help him? Later we are joined by special guest Minnesota Vikings RB Alexander Mattison. Next up is power rankings pushback: Are the Cowboys overrated? Are the Dolphins Underrated? Are the Vikings Disrespected? How is it possible the Bengals are as high as they are? See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Today on NFL Total Access we are joined by Steve Mariucci and Mike Yam to help us take a look at a very wild Week 8 in the NFL. First things first, in the NFC is Pete Carroll the coach of the year so far? How far can grit and determination actually take the Commanders? And why Steve Mariucci says the 49ers are the best team in the NFC. Next up in the AFC we look at last night's Sunday night game and why it might be the best thing that happened to Josh Allen and the Bills so far this season. We also look at why were Aaron Rodgers, AJ Dillon & Aaron Jones smiling and laughing at the end of that game; do they know something we don't? The Broncos win in London but was this a blip on the radar or a sign of things to come? Are the Dolphins a monster or a mirage? Last but not least where do the Niners, Eagles, Cowboys & Vikings rank in the NFC, and are the Saints actually the team to fear the most in that conference?See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Today on NFL Total Access Podcast we are joined by special guests Thomas Davis Sr. and MJ Acosta Ruiz first fill us in on the truth about Tom Brady and the Tampa Bay Buccaneers … is this season officially beyond repair? Next up, Thomas Davis Sr shares his 3-Point Plan for a Packers upset over the Bills on Sunday night alongside, game picks for every remaining week 8 game (scores included). Last but not least we are joined by Adam Rank and Cynthia Frelund for upset alerts for favorites who may be more confident than they should be. Followed by stat projections for Jalen Hurts, Terry McLaurin, Daniel Jones, and Josh Jacobs with game totals for the GB-BUF, NYG-SEA & MIA-DET games. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
In Episode #2 of the NFL Players Second Acts podcast, NFL Executive Vice President of Football Operations Troy Vincent joins Peanut and Roman for a candid conversation about his journey from 15-year NFL veteran, to one of the top executives in the league office. Troy expounds on when he knew it was time for him to retire (2:17), and how he planned for his post-football life in high school (8:24). Troy also discusses why, during his playing days, he never defined himself as an NFL player (12:33). As a man of faith, Troy explains why he operates on the principle of being a servant leader (18:07). He also talks about whether he has his eyes on one day being NFL Commissioner (20:08). The guys get into nitty-gritty talk of NFL rules, with Troy dishing on how he manages criticism of the league's on-field rules (23:19) and why he believes the rulebook should be trimmed (23:41). Of course, the talked roughing the passer (26:52) as a jump off to why Troy says the NFL game today is different, safer, and better. And Troy gushes over what he calls the future of the game: flag football (37:23). *NOTE: Time codes are approximate.See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.