The premiere sports podcast for fans, BY FANS. Hosted by Tik Tok Megastars Matt Sponhour, Blaiden Kirk, and Theo Ash. They're going to hit you with the hot takes you crave and that no other analyst has the foresight or courage to give. Covering the NFL, NBA, and when hot, MLB, NHL.
Super Wild Card Weekend is finally underway! All the Saturday and Sunday playoff games are in the books and the guys are excited to discuss their thoughts. First, the trio do a segment called Stay Hot Shock, where they focus on which team shocked them from the weekend and in this case, it was the 49ers beating the Cowboys. Next, the guys recap the rest of the Super Wild Card Weekend games from Saturday and Sunday. They start off with the Bucs dominating the Eagles, then the Bills blowing out the Patriots and to follow that, the Bengals beating the Raiders. The trio also do a live look in of the Chiefs handling the Steelers. Then, the guys do a look ahead to the Monday matchup between the Cardinals and Rams. To wrap up the show, the trio react to the AP 2021 NFL All-Pro Team roster. ⏰ Chapters ⏰ (00:00) INTRO (03:06) Stay Hot Shock (13:25) Bucs Dominating Eagles (21:27) Josh Allen Blowing Out Patriots (29:16) Raiders/Bengals (32:54) Chiefs Handling Steelers (36:10) Cardinals/Rams Preview (42:14) AP 2021 NFL All-Pro Team (53:52) OUTRO (54:14) Stay Hot Shout Outs!
The NFL playoffs are finally here! On this episode, the guys have a special guest to hit on the Miami Dolphins and the potential Super Bowl matchup. First, the guys are joined by TikToker Elite Takes, also known as Nico, as he hits on the Dolphins firing Brian Flores, the college quarterback draft class this year, his Super Bowl pick, and much more. Then, the trio preview every game on Super Wild Card Weekend and give their winners. To wrap up the show, the guys react to the news of the Hawks trading Cam Reddish to the Knicks. ⏰ Chapters ⏰ (00:00) INTRO (02:56) TikToker Nico (Elite Takes) Joins (05:21) Nico On Brian Flores' Firing (07:56) Dolphins QB Situation (08:50) Flores' Replacements (11:01) College QB Draft Class (17:14) Super Bowl Picks (22:42) CFP Expansion (24:20) Best College Basketball Teams (26:31) Cowboys Super Bowl Bound? (29:56) Best Restaurant In Houston (33:11) Matt's Super Bowl Pick (34:10) Raiders/Bengals Preview (42:39) Patriots/Bills Preview (49:40) Eagles/Bucs Preview (55:29) 49ers/Cowboys Preview (1:00:02) Steelers/Chiefs Preview (1:01:48) Cardinals/Rams Preview (1:07:26) David Culley Fired (1:08:36) Cam Reddish Trade (1:15:08) OUTRO
Blaiden has been a believer in Jalen Hurts long before it was popular to do so. Now, it is becoming more and more clear as to why Jalen Hurts is the future for the Eagles, a franchise that looked as though they were dead in the water after the collapse of Carson Wentz. Blaiden walks us through the rise of the talent and how the writing may have always been on the wall. ⏰ Chapters ⏰ 0:00 INTRO 0:25 Counting Out Hurts 1:13 He Always Gets Better 1:33 Taysom and Tebow? 2:19 The Eagles Exceeding Expectations 3:19 It Was Clear 4:18 Bright Future In Philly 5:18 OUTRO
Week 18 of the NFL season is finally underway! All the weekend games are in the books and the guys are excited to discuss their thoughts. First, the trio do a segment called Stay Hot Shock, where they focus on which team shocked them from the day. Next, the guys do a deep dive into their favorite games, storylines and performances from the week. They discuss the following topics: Should teams try to tie? How great of a player Justin Herbert is. Why the Bills are scary. How the Rams didn't look their best. Live look at the Raiders thrilling victory in OT and why Brandon Staley shouldn't have called timeout. Joe Judge shouldn't be the Giants head coach any longer. Then, the guys do a quick preview of Super Wild Card Weekend. To wrap up the show, the guys discuss potential candidates for the Jaguars head coaching vacancy. ⏰ Chapters ⏰ (00:00) INTRO (01:44) Stay Hot Shock (10:20) Lions Coming To Play (16:31) Chargers/Raiders (21:06) Herbert's Greatness (28:40) Why The Bills Are Scary (35:04) 49ers/Rams (35:49) Raiders Clinch Playoff Spot (40:08) Brandon Staley Calls Questionable Timeout (43:23) Why Is Joe Judge Still A Coach (48:58) Eagles/Bucs Preview (52:13) Raiders/Bengals Preview (53:54) Jaguars Coaching Candidates (57:58) Why Matt Rhule Should Be Fired (1:02:20) OUTRO (1:03:26) Stay Hot Shout Outs!
Week 18 of the NFL season is finally here! On this episode, the guys have a special guest to hit on the NFL and college football prospects. First, the guys are joined by YouTuber Bengal, as he touches on Madden, rebuilds the Giants, ranks the top receivers from the 2021 NFL Draft, looks ahead to the next draft class, and much more. Then, the trio focus on the NBA as they talk about the Celtics problems and Theo explains why Russell Westbrook is a bum. To wrap up the show, the guys discuss the Chargers vs. Raiders Week 18 matchup and look at Cooper Kupp potentially breaking the receiving yards record this week. ⏰ Chapters ⏰ (00:00) INTRO (04:25) YouTuber Bengal Joins (05:02) Bengal Being A Giants Fan (07:28) Bengal Playing Madden (12:50) Rebuilding The Giants (15:45) Giants Trading For Russell Wilson (23:19) Looking Back At Top Rookie WRs (26:14) 2022 NFL Draft Class (29:59) Draft Hits And Busts (34:16) Celtics Problems (47:17) Why Russell Westbrook Is A Bum (51:48) Chargers Vs. Raiders (55:24) Will Cooper Kupp Break The Record? (59:42) OUTRO
The Lakers have not played up to expectations, by any stretch of the imagination. Sponhour breaks down why the Lakers are in turmoil, what potential trades could help them greatly, and what they need to fix in the immediate. ⏰ Chapters ⏰ (00:00) INTRO: Fixing The Lakers (01:29) They Are Old (02:25) Their Spacing Stinks (03:35) Not Enough Janitors (04:25) Better Off Ball Players (05:15) Too Many Net Negatives (06:30) Players To Hold On To (09:22) Sponhour's Trades (14:57) The Lakers After These Trades (17:00) Things To Fix Right Now (22:00) OUTRO
On this special episode, the guys hit on a variety of segments. Also, Week 17 of the NFL season is finally underway! All the Sunday games are in the books and the guys are excited to discuss their thoughts from the day. First, the guys do a deep dive into their favorite games, storylines and performances from the week. They discuss the following topics: Giving the Eagles some love. Why the Dolphins can't have Tua return as their starter next season. The Bengals clinching the AFC North and Ja'Marr Chase's incredible performance. Antonio Brown leaving the field during the game against the Jets. How good are the Cardinals? Then, the guys break down the College Football Playoff semifinal games, discuss why there's too many bowl games and look at the negatives of the College Football Playoff system. The trio also analyze the Rose Bowl. To wrap up the show, the guys talk about the final results from their Stay Hot fantasy football league.
On this special New Year themed episode, the guys hit on a variety of segments. Also, Week 16 of the NFL season is finally underway! All the Saturday and Sunday games are in the books and the guys are excited to discuss their thoughts from the weekend. First, the guys do a deep dive into their favorite games, storylines and performances from the week. They discuss the following topics: Breaking down Baker Mayfield's poor performance. How the Cowboys blew out Washington. The Texans shocking the Chargers. Joe Burrow's video game type performance. Josh Allen putting the Bills on his back. Why Jalen Hurts is a good player. Then, the guys do a special segment on which teams could end up with a new quarterback in the new year. To wrap up the show, the guys give their New Year's resolutions. ⏰ Chapters ⏰ (00:00) INTRO (03:14) Packers Vs. Browns (04:27) Baker Had A Rough Christmas (13:36) Cowboys Annihilate The WFT (16:23) Stay Hot Shock (21:29) The Panthers Are In Dire Straits (24:48) Joe Burrow Goes Wild (27:58) Josh Allen's Elite Play (30:03) Pump The Brakes On Mac Jones (31:08) Jalen Hurts Is A Good Quarterback (32:38) Teams That Need A QB Change (53:09) New Years Resolutions (59:30) OUTRO (1:00:11) Stay Hot Shout Outs
On this special Christmas themed episode, the guys tackle a variety of segments. Also, Week 15 of the NFL season is finally underway! All the Saturday and Sunday games are in the books and the guys are excited to discuss their thoughts from the weekend. First, the trio do a segment called Stay Hot Shock, where they focus on which team shocked them from the day. Next, the guys do a deep dive into their favorite games, storylines and performances from the week. They discuss the following topics: The Broncos needing a quarterback. Tyler Huntley playing really well and discussing John Harbaugh's decision to go for two late in the game. Can the Colts make a run in the AFC? Why Aaron Rodgers could be considered the leading MVP candidate. How Tom Brady might have lost some ground on being an MVP candidate. Then, the guys do a special holiday themed segment on what they each want for Christmas. To wrap up the show, Matt asks Blaiden and Theo a trivia question.
Sleigh Hot is in Los Angeles! The boys had an incredible trip to Sofi Stadium to see the Chiefs and Chargers battle it out for the division and potentially the 1 seed in the AFC. They break down their experience in watching the game at SOFI and seeing Mahomes versus Herbert. They then get into what is on everyone's minds...the covid mess that is ravaging the country and more specifically the NFL and NBA. Will these leagues shut down? To wrap things up they discuss their favorite and least favorite parts about the trip to Cali. ⏰ Chapters ⏰ (00:00) INTRO (02:06) Chiefs Vs. Chargers In Person (16:10) Sofi Stadium Breakdown (20:21) NFL Covid Mess (26:05) NBA Could Shut Down (32:20) Lebron Back To Cleveland? (35:30) Will the NFL Or NBA Shut Down? (36:52) Favorite And Least Favorite Parts Of Los Angeles (39:10) OUTRO
Week 14 of the NFL season is finally underway! All the Sunday games are in the books and the guys are excited to discuss their thoughts from the day. First, the trio do a segment called Stay Hot Shock, where they focus on which team shocked them from the day. Next, the guys do a deep dive into their favorite games, storylines and performances of the day. They discuss the following topics: If the Browns needed everything to beat the Ravens. Who should win Defensive Player of the Year? Why the Cowboys are a sleeper as a contender. How well the Chiefs defense has been playing. Discussing how bad the Packers special teams unit played. Why Urban Meyer has been a disappointment and reasons why he should get fired. To wrap up the show, the guys discuss which other coaches should get fired. ⏰ Chapters ⏰ (00:00) Intro (05:39) Stay Hot Shock (07:17) The Browns Segment (09:50) Defensive Player Of The Year Race (15:58) Back To the Browns (19:47) How Bout Dem Cowboys (23:46) The Chiefs Are Good Again (26:25) The Packers Special Teams (28:29) Back To The Chiefs (33:49) Can The Bills Compete With The Chiefs? (39:10) Coach Hot Seat (1:08:27) OUTRO
The start of Week 14 of the NFL season is here! Plus, a special guest joins today to talk various NBA topics. To start off, the trio react to the wild Steelers vs. Vikings Thursday Night Football game. Then, the guys discuss the NCAA banning the fake slide move. Next, the guys are joined by YouTuber Rusty Buckets. First, the trio ask Rusty Buckets if certain NBA teams are contenders or pretenders. After, they touch on which unexpected team could potentially win the NBA Finals. Following that, the guys discuss underperforming players. Lastly, Rusty Buckets hits on what trades he'd like the Pacers to make. ⏰ Chapters ⏰ 0:00 INTRO 2:24 Thursday Night Football Recap 12:27 Welcome Rusty Buckets! 13:00 NBA Contenders Vs. Pretenders 14:29 Chicago Bulls 17:24 Philadelphia 76ers 23:04 Utah Jazz 27:07 Miami Heat 30:33 How About Dem Cavs! 31:42 Least Likely Team To Win The Finals 35:25 Can James Harden Turn It Around? 39:55 What's Up With De'Aaron Fox? 42:27 Would You Pay Deandre Ayton? 44:47 Pick Your Pacers Trade 48:35 OUTRO
Week 13 of the NFL season is finally underway! All the Sunday games are in the books and the guys are excited to discuss their thoughts from the day. Also, the College Football Playoff matchups are set! First, the trio do a segment called Stay Hot Shock, where they focus on Alabama shocking Georgia this past weekend. Next, the guys do a breakdown of the College Football Playoff and the matchups of Alabama vs. Cincinnati, and Michigan vs. Georgia. The trio also explain if Miami going after Mario Cristobal is a good move. Then, the guys do a deep dive into their favorite games, storylines and performances of the day. They discuss the following topics: If the Lions upsetting the Vikings was surprising. Could Derek Carr be traded to the Browns? How T.J. Watt won the game for the Steelers today and why he can win Defensive Player of the Year. Making a case for Bill Belichick for Coach of the Year. Joking about Laquon Treadwell being the leading receiver for the Jaguars today.
The start of Week 13 of the NFL season is here! Plus, a special guest joins today to talk the NBA and NFL. To start off, the trio react to the news of Antonio Brown being suspended for violating COVID-19 protocols. Next, the guys are joined by Tik Toker Adam Faris. With Faris, the crew look at teams outside and on the bubble of the current NFL playoff picture that can make a deep run. The guys also discuss the NBA teams that will likely be later seeds that can make it far in the playoffs as well. Plus, Adam tells a crazy sports story. Then, the trio discuss the Grizzlies beating the Thunder by 73 points in the biggest blowout in NBA history. To finish out the episode, the guys react to Brian Kelly leaving Notre Dame to go to LSU and explain if Bill Belichick could recruit well if he was a college coach. ⏰ Chapters ⏰ (0:00) Intro (1:47) Live Stream TODAY! (3:39) Stay Hot Shout Outs Reminder (4:05) Antonio Brown's Suspension (8:15) Welcome Adam Faris (11:00) Low Seed NFL Teams That Could Make A Run (36:00) Adam's Favorite Sports Teams (37:18) Adam's Favorite Sports Story (42:11) Grizzlies-Thunder Wild Record Set (50:31) Brian Kelly to LSU (1:04:33) Joe Brady's Next Move? (1:10:29) Could Belichick Recruit In College? (1:12:45) Closing Thoughts
Week 12 of the NFL season is finally underway! All the Sunday games are in the books and the guys are excited to discuss their thoughts from the day. First, the trio do a segment called Stay Hot Shock, where they focus on the team that shocked them the most from today. Next, the guys do a deep dive into their favorite games and performances of the day. They discuss the following topics: Why the Bucs vs. Colts matchup was the game of the day. How the Packers have been able to overcome injuries in order to stay hot. Why Cooper Kupp is not a traditional wide receiver. The positives for the Dolphins in their win over the Panthers. What makes the 49ers a dangerous team. Then, the guys discuss college football with a focus specifically on Michigan beating Ohio State, Lincoln Riley leaving Oklahoma for USC and talking about the College Football Playoff.
Week 11 of the NFL season is finally underway! All the Sunday games are in the books and the guys are excited to discuss their thoughts from the day. Plus, a special Thanksgiving themed episode today! First, the trio do a segment called Stay Hot Shock, where they focus on the team that shocked them the most from today. Next, the guys do a deep dive into their favorite games and performances of the day. They discuss the following topics: Baker Mayfield's poor performance against the Lions. Is Jonathan Taylor in the MVP discussion? Is Jalen Hurts the Eagles franchise QB for the future? The Vikings wide receivers balling out today. Why the Cowboys vs. Chiefs game sucked. The importance of the Ravens win against the Bears. How the Dolphins vs. Jets game was surprisingly entertaining. Theo discusses why Justin Herbert is a top 3 quarterback. Then, the guys break down which Thanksgiving food is the best and worst. After that, the trio do a quick preview of the Thanksgiving Day games. To finish out the episode, Theo touches on the parlay he won from the day of games.
The start of Week 11 of the NFL season is here! The trio do a new segment on this special episode. Also, there's lots of big games to come and the guys are excited to preview them. To start off, the guys go head to head and debate various topics in a segment called Stay Hot Spar. Then, the guys discuss the best Week 11 NFL games and top storylines. The guys look at matchups like the Lions vs. Browns, Cowboys vs. Chiefs, Saints vs. Eagles, Washington vs. Panthers, Packers vs. Vikings, and Cardinals vs. Seahawks. To finish out the episode, the guys discuss some of the hottest teams in the NBA and also touch on other key NBA topics.
Week 10 of the NFL season is finally underway! All the Sunday games are in the books and the guys are excited to discuss their thoughts from the day. First, the trio do a segment called Stay Hot Shock, where they focus on the team that shocked them the most from today. Next, the guys do a deep dive into their favorite games and performances of the day. They discuss the following topics: What Cam Newton brings to the Panthers and how exciting it was to watch him against the Cardinals. Which teams in the NFC could get the 7th seed. Breaking down DeVonta Smith's impressive game. If the Seahawks still have a shot at the 7th seed and joking about Russell Wilson rehabbing his finger 19 hours a day. The Browns poor performance and the Patriots being sneaky good. Looking at the AFC playoff picture. Discussing if Cam Newton will start over P.J. Walker eventually. Touching on the Lions game with the Steelers ending in a tie. To finish out the episode, the guys analyze various NBA storylines. They focus on topics like the Warriors defense being stout, the 76ers recent struggles, which teams are exciting and teams that aren't playing well.
The start of Week 10 of the NFL season is here! The trio play a surprise game on this special episode. Also, there's lots of big games to come and the guys are excited to preview them. To start off, the guys react to the news of the Panthers signing Cam Newton and the Rams signing OBJ. Next, the trio play an NFL edition of Squid Game, where they eliminate 24 teams until they get down to their final 8 playoff teams. From there, the guys each pick Super Bowl matchups and winners. Then, the guys discuss the best Week 10 NFL games and top storylines. The guys look at matchups like the Browns vs. Patriots, Seahawks vs. Packers, Chiefs vs. Raiders, and Bills vs. Jets. To finish out the episode, the guys give midseason NFL awards for MVP and Defensive Player of the Year. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
Week 9 of the NFL season is finally underway! All the Sunday games are in the books and the guys are excited to discuss their thoughts from the day. First, the trio do a new segment called Stay Hot Shock, where they focus on the team that shocked them the most from today. Next, the guys do a deep dive into their favorite games and performances of the day. They discuss the following topics: Why the Browns look better without OBJ and the crew also break down Joe Burrow's play. Explain why Javonte Williams will be a star. Discuss how the Panthers can get rid of Sam Darnold and who the team should replace him with. Theo gives his take on Jordan Love's debut against the Chiefs. Why Lamar Jackson is a strong MVP candidate. Following that, the guys discuss college football and specifically, talk about Cincinnati and also lopsided conferences. Then, the trio talk about the NBA, with a focus on a variety of topics. To finish out the episode, the guys preview the MNF game of the Bears vs. Steelers and Theo discusses his bet on the game.
The start of Week 9 of the NFL season is here! Plus, a special guest joins today. Lots of big NFL news and the guys are excited to break it down. To start off, the trio react to the news of the week of Von Miller being traded to the Rams. Next, the guys look at the first College Football Playoff rankings and discuss who are the 4 most deserving teams. Then, Jordan Palmer joins, who is a former NFL QB and one of the best QB coaches in the country. Palmer goes into detail on Joe Burrow, the Baker Mayfield and OBJ situation, gives his evaluation on Cincinnati's Desmond Ridder, and much more.
Week 8 of the NFL season is finally underway! All the Sunday games are in the books and the guys are excited to discuss their thoughts from the day. First, the trio do a deep dive into their favorite games and performances of the day. They discuss the following topics: How Mike White stepped up in place of Zach Wilson and earned the respect of the guys. Blaiden on who the Browns should get rid of at the end of the season. Analyzing Carson Wentz's interceptions and the impressive game by A.J. Brown. Do NFL and NBA teams tank? Why Tom Brady isn't always perfect. Giving some love to the Eagles. How Justin Fields looked good despite a Bears loss. Discussing Justin Herbert's struggles against the Patriots. Next, the guys discuss college football and specifically, talk about Cincinnati's resume, look at potential Heisman candidates and give College Football Playoff predictions. Then, the trio talk about the NBA, with a focus on bad jersey designs. To finish out the episode, the guys do a Halloween candy draft. ⏰ CHAPTERS ⏰ (0:00) - Intro (2:53) - Hat Giveaway (3:19) - Jets vs Bengals (10:36) - Steelers vs Browns (18:15) - Titans vs Colts (26:25) - Do Teams Tank? (30:37) - Saints vs Bucs (44:18) - Eagles vs Lions (48:50) - 49ers vs Bears (51:49) - Patriots vs Chargers (55:19) - College Football (1:07:41) - NBA (1:11:39) - Halloween Candy Draft (1:15:05) - Stay Hot Shout Outs
Today's episode is a special Halloween themed one! It's also the start of Week 8 of the NFL season, so lots of football to preview! The guys will ease or affirm your fears involving your favorite teams. To start off, the guys answer your questions of things you are scared of with your favorite teams. Next, the trio discuss the best Week 8 NFL games and also their locks. The guys look at matchups like the Packers vs. Cardinals, Dolphins vs. Bills, Steelers vs. Browns, Patriots vs. Chargers, Titans vs. Colts, Giants vs. Chiefs, and Bengals vs. Jets. To finish out the episode, the guys talk about NBA hot topics from the week. ⏰CHAPTERS⏰ (0:00) - Intro (2:34) - Hat Giveaway (3:16) - Costume Inspiration (5:48) - NEW SPONSOR (9:30) - Will the Pats fire Bill? (14:20) - How Will the Steelers fix the QB situation? (17:27) - Can the Giantspay Saquon? (19:50) - Will Detroit ever win? (24:25) - Will Luka ask for a trade? (28:10) - Will Kyle figure it out in SF? (34:46) - Is Doc Rivers a fraud? (42:05) - NFL Preview (57:56) - NBA Preview (01:06:00) - Goodbye
Week 7 of the NFL season is finally underway! All the Sunday games are in the books and the guys are ecstatic to discuss their thoughts from the day. First, the trio do a deep dive into their favorite games and performances of the day. They discuss the following topics: Why the Lions have a bright future. Breaking down the Chiefs struggles after an ugly loss to the Titans. How the Bengals have been surprising this season and looking at Ja'Marr Chase's record-breaking year. Analyzing why Sam Darnold is bad. Discussing Justin Fields' struggles with turnovers and why Tom Brady could win MVP. Next, the guys talk about the NBA, with a focus on the Charlotte Hornets. Then, the trio discuss college football and specifically, look at which surprising teams could potentially get into the College Football Playoff. Following that, the guys touch on more NBA topics like examining the Lakers slow start to the season. To finish out the episode, the trio give an update on their fantasy football league.
The start of Week 7 of the NFL season is here! Lots of big games to come and the guys are hyped to preview them. To start off, the guys give their takeaways from the first few days of the NBA season. Next, the trio look at the potential places Deshaun Watson could be traded to. Then, the guys discuss the best Week 7 NFL games and top storylines. The guys look at matchups like the Broncos vs. Browns, Bengals vs. Ravens, Colts vs. 49ers, Washington vs. Packers, Jets vs. Patriots, Lions vs. Rams, and Chiefs vs. Titans. To finish out the episode, the guys look at how Derrick Henry is making a case for MVP and they also explain what the MVP award should be renamed to.
Week 6 of the NFL season is finally underway! All the Sunday games are in the books and the guys are ecstatic to discuss their thoughts from the day. First, the trio do a deep dive into their favorite games and performances of the day. They discuss the following topics: Trevon Diggs and how he can potentially win Defensive Player of the Year. The Browns struggles against the Cardinals and the guys give credit to the Cardinals front office for the moves they've made. How well the Ravens have been playing. Looking at the Chiefs bouncing back with a win over Washington. Discussing Diontae Johnson's performance against the Seahawks. The guys give a shout out to Carson Wentz as he's playing good as of late. Should the Dolphins have taken a quarterback in the first round in the most recent draft. Why interim head coaches always win in their debut. How Trevor Lawrence looked impressive against the Dolphins. Next, the guys talk about a variety of college football topics including Cincinnati being ranked No. 2 in the AP Top 25 poll. To finish out the episode, the trio give an update on their fantasy football league. ⏰ Chapters ⏰ (0:00) Intro (1:13) Trevon Diggs for DPOTY? (6:49) The Cowboys Seem Legit (7:55) Blaiden's Sad Browns (16:57) Ravens Make A Statement (19:58) Chiefs-Football Team (25:00) SNF Live Reactions (26:20) Colts and Wentz Demolish Texans (27:58) Dolphins Are In BIG Trouble (35:41) Raiders-Broncos (38:44) Trevor Lawrence's First W (41:55) College Football Chatter (54:11) Stay Hot Fantasy League (58:23) Will Blaiden Watch the NBA This Year? (1:02:02) Stay Hot Shoutouts
The start of Week 6 of the NFL season is here! Lots of big games to come and the guys are hyped to preview them. First, the guys give their take on Jon Gruden resigning as the Raiders head coach. Then, the trio discuss the best Week 6 NFL games, top storylines and also give some of their picks for the week. The guys look at matchups like the Raiders vs. Broncos, Cardinals vs. Browns, Dolphins vs. Jaguars, Chargers vs. Ravens, Packers vs. Bears, Buccaneers vs. Eagles, and Seahawks vs. Steelers. As the NBA regular season approaches, the guys do a NBA tip-off preview as they go into detail on over/under prop bets, while also talking about teams like the Pelicans, Heat, Nets, Lakers, Rockets, Mavericks, Nuggets, Bulls, and Suns. To finish out the episode, the guys give an update on their Stay Hot TikTok fantasy football league. ⏰ Chapters ⏰ (0:00) Intro (1:37) Jon Gruden Resigns (4:27) Raiders-Broncos (8:08) Browns-Cardinals (15:44) Jaguars-Dolphins (19:15) Chargers-Ravens (24:20) Packers-Bears (25:55) Thursday Night Live Reax (27:18) Last Weeks Kicker Problem (33:58) Seahawks-Steelers with No Russ (38:52) NBA Tip-off Preview (1:11:04) Thursday Night Football Recap (1:13:48) Stay Hot Fantasy Update (1:15:06) Stay Hot Shoutout
Week 5 of the NFL season is finally underway! All the Sunday games are in the books and the guys are excited to discuss their thoughts from the day. First, the trio do a deep dive into their favorite games and performances of the day. They discuss the following topics: The amount of missed kicks in Cincinnati between the Packers and Bengals, plus the wide receivers that went off in the game. How Sam Darnold hasn't been playing well. Why the Patriots vs. Texans game was so awful to watch. Kadarius Toney is a baller and is Trevon Diggs the real deal? Talking the Bills vs. Chiefs, with a quick focus on Dawson Knox. Why the Lions are the best 0-5 team and discussing Dan Campbell's emotional press conference. Blaiden gives his take on the Browns vs. Chargers game and the guys break down why the Chargers roster is so good. Next, the guys talk about a variety of college football topics including the implications of Alabama's loss to Texas A&M. To finish out the episode, Theo evaluates Zach Wilson and the trio talk about some Georgia players. ⏰Chapters ⏰ (0:00) Intro (1:38) Crazy Packers-Bengals Game (6:07) Panthers Tough L (10:03) Pats Barely Beat Texans (18:04 Kadarius Toney is REAL (21:27) Giants Injuries (22:42) Trevon Diggs INTs (28:33) Chiefs Are... Really Bad? (33:11) The Poor Lions (39:14) Wild Browns-Chargers Game (50:49) Alabama LOST! (1:04:17) Zach Wilson's Poor Performance (1:06:00) Georgia's Darnell Washington is a MAN (1:09:58) Theo Going To WNBA Finals (1:12:27) MLB PLAYOFFS! (1:14:27) Closing Thoughts and Voicemails
The start of Week 5 of the NFL season is here! With about a quarter of the NFL season done with, the guys are hyped to rank their top teams. To start off, the guys announce the jersey giveaway winners! Next, the crew hit on the recent news of the Panthers trading for Stephon Gilmore and the Packers signing Jaylon Smith. Then, the trio each give their NFL power rankings from 10-1. Following that, the guys look at a few Week 5 NFL games. Specifically, matchups like the 49ers vs. Cardinals, Patriots vs. Texans, and Browns vs. Chargers. After that, the crew give College Football Playoff predictions and further expand on various scenarios. Next, the trio give a quick update on their Stay Hot TikTok fantasy football league. To finish out the episode, the guys have a special announcement. ⏰ CHAPTERS ⏰ (0:00) - Intro (5:49) - Jersey Giveaway Winners (8:56) - Stephon Gilmore Trade (15:34) - Jaylon Smith to the Packers (20:01) - Geno Smith Comeback? (20:35) - Robert Woods out of the Woods (21:45) - Darrell Henderson (22:30) - NFL Power Rankings (23:20) - Matt Power Rankings (26:52) - Seahawks vs Rams Reaction (27:41) - Matt Power Rankings Continued (28:32) - Blaiden Power Rankings (36:05) - Theo Power Rankings (47:34) - 49ers vs Cardinals (48:18) - Patriots vs Texans (49:37) - Browns vs Chargers (51:41) - QB Debate (57:08) - College Football Playoff Predictions (1:15:51) - Fantasy League Update (1:19:06) - Stay Hot Shout Out (1:22:45) - Outro
Week 4 of the NFL season is finally underway! All the Sunday games are in the books and the guys are excited to discuss their thoughts from the day. First, the trio do a deep dive into their favorite games and performances of the day. They discuss the following topics: What type of contract does Baker Mayfield deserve in his next contract extension? With all the 49ers injuries in recent years, the guys emphasize the importance of a good medical staff for a team and then evaluate Trey Lance's performance. How the Patriots defense is doing a good job matching up with all the Buccaneers weapons. Are the Cardinals the best team in football? Discuss the Titans decision to go for the tie late in overtime by kicking a field goal and talk about Zach Wilson's game. Break down Lamar Jackson and the Ravens after their big win over the Broncos. Looking at how Justin Fields did against the Lions. The guys also quickly touch on their Stay Hot TikTok fantasy football league. To finish out the episode, the trio hit on why Cincinnati is a College Football Playoff contender. ⏰ CHAPTERS ⏰ (00:00) Cardinals Are The Best Team In The NFL (00:53) Jersey Giveaway!!! (03:05) Week 4 Recap (03:33) The Market For Franchise QBs (15:56) The 49ers and Injuries (23:14) Trey Lance's Debut (26:15) Brady's Performance in Foxboro (29:08) The Cardinals are ELITE (34:11) Ties in the NFL (38:24) Zach Wilson's Performance (40:00) Stay Hot Locks (43:44) Justin Field's Big Day (51:51) Stay Hot Fantasy League (54:30) Lamar vs Kyler For MVP? (56:00)Tyreek Hill Is The Best WR (59:00) College Football Talk (01:01:18) Heisman Watch (01:06:59) Most Likely to Punch A Hole In The Wall (01:11:51) Matt Is Aristotle (01:15:18) College Football Thoughts
The start of Week 4 of the NFL season is here! Lots of big games to come and the guys are hyped to preview them. First, the trio discuss the best Week 4 NFL games, top storylines and also give some of their locks of the week. The guys look at matchups like the Jaguars vs. Bengals, Buccaneers vs. Patriots, Chiefs vs. Eagles, Steelers vs. Packers, Browns vs. Vikings, Cardinals vs. Rams, and Ravens vs. Broncos. Next, the guys go into detail on their Stay Hot TikTok fantasy football league. Then, Theo and Matt explain why Blaiden should go on The Bachelor. To finish out the episode, the trio touch on the NBA as preseason approaches this weekend, with a focus on if people are too high on Zion Williamson. ⏰ Chapters ⏰ (00:00) T-Law Is The Best Rookie QB (00:41) Welcome (03:15) Voicemail of the day (09:50) Trevor Lawrence is LEGIT (16:00) Brady-Belichick Storylines (24:26) Locks of the Week (29:30) Intriguing Matchups (32:27) Stafford Looks Impressive (35:33) Shaming Players Who Leave Your Favorite Team (39:35) Lamar For MVP? (50:42) Stay Hot Fantasy League (54:46) Blaiden On The Bachelor!? (01:03:57) Zion Overrated? (01:10:52) The Pelicans Stink
Week 3 of the NFL season is finally underway! All the Sunday games are in the books and the guys are ecstatic to discuss their thoughts from the day. First, the trio do a deep dive into their favorite games and performances of the day. They discuss the following topics: Is Matthew Stafford the MVP favorite? What's wrong with the Giants? The guys break down Justin Tucker's record-setting 66-yard field goal. The trio analyze Trevor Lawrence's and the other rookie quarterbacks' performances. What are the Chiefs weaknesses? How many quarterbacks starting right now would you not take over Big Ben? Who is the best team in the AFC? Evaluating Justin Fields' poor game vs. the Browns and looking at the Browns weapons. Theo reacts to Mason Crosby's game-winning field goal and emphasizes Aaron Rodgers' greatness. To finish out the episode, the guys touch on a variety of college football topics and games from the weekend. ⏰ CHAPTERS ⏰ 0:00 The Best Kick EVER 0:27 Theo's Gambling Update 1:52 Jersey Giveaway! 2:23 Voicemail of the day 6:45 NFL Week 3 Recap 7:02 Stafford The MVP Favorite? 9:10 Bucs Secondary is NOT Good 12:03 The Giants Are A Nightmare 15:31 Lions Lose A Heartbreaker 19:27 Urban Meyer's Terrible Playcalling 24:07 Stay Hot Locks Update 27:00 Is The Chiefs'Dynasty Over? 31:03 Big Ben Is Finished 35:36 Bills Are Still Legit 37:03 Blaiden Talks Browns 41:22 Justin Fields' Schedule Is INSANE 44:00 Dolphins Had The Worst Play Of The Day 46:02 Someone Sign Cam Newton! 47:15 Theo LIVE Packers Win Reaction 53:19 College Football Chatter
The start of Week 3 of the NFL season is here! Lots of big games to come and the guys are hyped to preview them. First, the trio discuss the best Week 3 NFL games, while giving their locks of the week. The guys look at matchups like the Panthers vs. Texans, Jets vs. Broncos, Bucs vs. Rams, Bears vs. Browns, Packers vs. 49ers, Colts vs. Titans, and Cardinals vs. Jaguars. Next, Blaiden and Matt go into detail on their flag football league. Then, the crew touches on their Stay Hot TikTok fantasy football league. To finish out the episode, the guys evaluate ESPN's NBA top 25 rankings. ⏰ CHAPTERS ⏰ (00:00) - Brady MVP? (00:42) - Ed Sheeran Merch is LIT (03:25) - Jersey Giveaway! (05:30) - Voicemail of the Day (09:40) - Week 3 Preview + Locks (10:40) - TNF Recap (13:55) - Games of The Week (16:00) - Bucs-Rams (17:52) - Early MVP Picks (21:03) - Mahomes PFF Rank (25:20) - Browns Defense Is Bad? (28:20) - Justin Fields Gets The Starting Nod (34:06) - Packers-49ers (35:26) - Colts-Titans (40:05) - Cards-Jags (40:50) - Chiefs-Chargers (42:49) - Flag Football, Matt Might Be Fired (45:34) - Fantasy Update (55:09) - NBA Top 25 Rankings (01:05:26) - Kyrie at #20 is WRONG (01:07:46) - Our Rankings (01:12:52) - Closing Thoughts
Week 2 of the NFL season is finally underway! All the Sunday games are in the books and the guys are excited to discuss their thoughts from the day. First, the trio do a deep dive into their favorite games, performances of the day, and which teams need to be reassessed. They discuss the following topics: Is the talent level of competition a huge difference between the NFL and college football? After losing a close game to the Cardinals and starting the season 0-2, should the Vikings be reassessed? The guys analyze Joe Burrow and Zach Wilson's Week 2 struggles. How good did the Broncos look after two games? The trio reassess the AFC West and why the Raiders are looking better than anticipated. Is Sam Darnold the real deal after a big win over the Saints? Why Clyde Edwards-Helaire was drafted too high, especially considering his fumble late against the Ravens. Also, why the win over the Chiefs is the biggest win of Lamar Jackson's career. The guys break down Mac Jones' performance against the Jets. To finish out the episode, the guys touch on college football, while focusing on which top teams are beatable. ⏰ CHAPTERS ⏰ 0:54 - Lamar Outduels The Chiefs 4:07 - Welcome 7:30 - Voicemail of the day 8:09 - Week 2 Recap 10:23 - Blaiden Was Worried About The Browns 11:42 - Worst Argument Against College Football 14:32 - Don't check the scores while you drive! 16:10 - Cards-Vikings 23:49 - Burrow & Wilson's Poor Performances 28:12 - The Raiders Are... Good? 31:38 - Sam Darnold Looked Impressive 35:11 - Clyde Was A Terrible Pick 38:51 - The Defining Moment in Lamar's Career (So Far) 40:29 - Recapping Fantasy/Locks 46:07 - No Apology For Mac Jones 58:22 - College Football Recap 1:00:01 - We root for choas on this podcast 1:03:09 - Theo's New Nickname
The start of Week 2 of the NFL season is here! Lots of huge games to come and the guys are excited to preview them. First, the trio discuss the best Week 2 NFL games, while giving their locks of the week. The guys look at matchups like the WFT vs. Giants, Patriots vs. Jets, Bucs vs. Falcons, Browns vs. Texans, Saints vs. Panthers, Ravens vs. Chiefs and Cardinals vs. Vikings. Next, the crew talk about the USC opening and if Urban Meyer will stay with the Jaguars or eventually pursue the USC job. To finish out the episode, the guys touch on their Stay Hot TikTok fantasy football league. ⏰ CHAPTERS ⏰ (00:00 - 00:40) Urban Meyer to USC!? (00:41 - 04:08) What to buy with gambling winnings (04:09 - 04:59) Everyone knows where Theo lives (05:00 - 09:22) Voicemail: Best TE in the league (09:23 - 10:32) We've all made the switch to Mint Mobile (10:33 - 15:43) Blaiden Got Clamped In His Flag Football Game (15:44 - 16:23) NFL Week 2 Previews and Locks (16:24 - 18:29) Comparing the Giants and WFT (18:30 - 20:28) Pats-Jets Matchup (20:29 - 22:31) Bucs-Falcons (22:32 - 24:35) Saints-Panthers (24:36 - 26:08) Explaining the "Agent Favor" term (26:09 - 27:28) Nobody picked the Chiefs against the Ravens? (27:29 - 30:48) Cardinals-Vikings (30:49 - 37:06) Urban Meyer USC rumors (37:08 - 39:55) Notre Dame is Mickey Mouse and other frauds (39:56 - 49:45) Stay Hot Fantasy League Update (49:46 - 51:22) Theo is bigger than the Packers (51:23 - 53:47) Pod is cancelled if the Browns win it all (53:48 - 54:38) Closing Thoughts
Week 1 of the NFL season is finally underway! All the Sunday games are in the books and the guys are ecstatic to discuss their thoughts from the day. First, the trio do a deep dive into their favorite games, moments and performances of the day. They answer the following questions: What position group is weakest on the Browns? Is Josh Allen regressing? How is Zach Wilson going to handle pressure? How impressive is Mac Jones? What can be made of the Packers lackluster showing? Why can Matthew Stafford and Van Jefferson be a force this season? Is Joe Burrow's thrilling OT victory a sign of more to come? To finish out the episode, the guys touch on college football, as Matt gives his opinion on Ohio State's loss to Oregon. ⏰ CHAPTERS ⏰ (00:53) Theo Is NOT Mad About The Packers (02:51) NFL Week 1 Roundup (04:51) Blaiden Drove 11 Hours to Watch Miami-Ohio (08:43) Voicemail of the Day: QBs On An Island (08:56) Favorite NFL Games (16:10) Browns-Chiefs (22:18) Bills-Steelers (29:55) Panthers-Jets (35:10) Patriots-Dolphins and Corny Mac Jones (40:35) Packers-Saints (44:20) Rams-Bears and Stafford's Debut (48:45) Joe Burrow Looked Good (50:00) College Football Roundup (53:02) Ohio State Should've Won (56:00) Clemson and Ohio State Can Still Make The Playoff (57:23) Oregon is LEGIT (58:38) Monday Night Picks and Closing Thoughts
Week 1 is upon us! The Thursday Night Game is already in the Books and the boys are PUMPED to share their Best NFL Week One Matchups. First, the guys discuss Flag Football season at their respective colleges and a little strategy their. They then hop into the STAY HOTLINE VOICEMAIL OF THE DAY PRESENTED BY MINT MOBILE. A listener polls the boys asking them if they believe in home field advantage. Then, the trio dive into the goods with a hearty discussion of the best NFL matchups of week 1. Matchups Discussed: Dolphins Vs. Patriots Jets Vs. Panthers Broncos Vs. Giants Bucs Vs. Cowboys Browns Vs. Chiefs WFT Vs. Chargers Theo guides us into a new Stay Hot game for their Locks of the week and they divulge who they think is going to take care of business in week 1. To finish out the episode, Blaiden judges which Fantasy team will emerge victorious in the epic battle between Matt and Theo. ⏰ CHAPTERS ⏰ 0:00 The Browns Is The Browns 0:52 INTRO 2:08 Flag Football Season 9:45 STAY HOTLINE PRESENTED BY MINT MOBILE 10:25 Home Field Advantage is Real 16:05 BEST MATCHUPS OF THE WEEK 16:35 Is Week 1 The Best Week In The NFL 17:37 Dolphins Vs. Patriots 18:40 Jets Vs. Panthers 20:20 Broncos Vs. Giants 21:58 Bucs Vs. Cowboys 25:14 Browns Vs. Chiefs 26:48 NFL Ed Sheeran Merch 30:07 WFT Vs. Chargers 31:17 A Hypothetical Bet 32:16 LOCKS OF THE WEEK 33:44 Theo's Locks: Bucs, 49ers, Rams 36:04 Matt's Locks: Rams, Vikings, Broncos 37:16 Blaiden's Locks: Ravens, Bills, Vikings 42:35 Sewell's Arm Length, Rousseau's Arm Size 44:45 FANTASY FUN 44:50 Matt Vs. Theo 52:15 Fantasy Team Reviews 54:29 OUTRO
Week 1 is just days away and the boys have a banger for you, breaking down the NFL by giving their final Playoff and Super Bowl Predictions for the 2021 season. First, the boys answer the Stay Hotline brought to you by NEW SPONSOR MINT MOBILE! They answer the question…Who has the best and worst takes on the podcast?!?! Oh boy… Then, they hop into CFB, talking about what they saw in the first weekend of College action. Blaiden brings us into the first Thursday Night Football preview of the year, breaking down the Bucs/Cowboys inaugural game of the year. Will Dak return to form? Will the Bucs defense be able to handle Dallas' high octane offense? Will Mike McCarthy coach himself out of a victory? The meat and potatoes of the episode is the NFL Playoff and Super Bowl Predictions. Each host gives their NFC and AFC playoff Seeds 7 through 1 and they discuss the hypothetical playoff matchups based on those seeds, resulting in the Super Bowl and Super Bowl winner. ⏰ CHAPTERS ⏰ (00:00) Brady Sold His Soul (00:25) INTRO (02:46) Stay Hotline VM Of The Day Presented By Mint Mobile (03:00) Best and Worst Takes (08:42) College Football Chatter (15:37) Thursday Night Football Preview (19:43) NFL PLAYOFF PREDICTIONS (20:04) Matt NFC Wild Card Teams (22:50) Theo NFC Wild Card Teams (26:21) Blaiden NFC Wild Card Teams (28:38) Matt NFC Division Winners (30:47) Theo NFC Division Winners (35:16) Blaiden NFC Division Winners (39:47) NFC Wild Card Games (42:28) NFC Divisional Round Games (46:13) NFC Championship Game (48:17) Matt AFC Playoff Seeds (50:06) Theo AFC Playoff Seeds (52:18) Blaiden AFC Playoff Seeds (56:18) AFC Playoff Games (1:01:16) THE SUPER BOWL (1:04:47) OUTRO
It's Hot take Friday folks! The guys get into an NFL Hot Take listener mailbag segment where YOU, the listener give the takes and they give their opinions on it. First, the trio debrief after an epic YOUTUBE LIVE STREAM of the Stay Hot Tik Tok Fantasy League Draft. Are they happy with their decisions? Can their teams compete with the likes of Chris Long's and Will Blackmon's? Then, the boys discuss the only NFL news that matters this week…Cam Newton has been released by the Patriots. Matt gives his thoughts on one of his favorite players and the boys give a fond, possibly farewell to the Quarterback. They also discuss Mac Jones. Now that he is the Patriots starting Quarterback, what does it mean for the teams record this year? Much like Daniel Jones last year, he looked awesome in pre-season. How will he handle regular season action? We hop into the main event, where the listeners give their Hot Takes for the upcoming NFL Season. Matt, Blaiden, and Theo weigh in on the fan thoughts and finish out the episode with some spicy takes of their own. ⏰ CHAPTERS ⏰ 0:00 “THIS DUDE, BLAIDEN” 0:35 INTRO 3:47 Fantasy Team Recap 6:26 NFL NEWS: Adios Cam Newton 16:25 The Mac Jones Era In New England 19:51 HOT TAKE LISTENER MAILBAG 20:09 Panthers To the Playoffs 26:12 The Broncos Are Going To Win The Super Bowl 28:58 LA Chargers Hype Is Too High 34:10 Sean Payton: Overrated and Over Adored 38:57 Patriots Are 2nd Best Team In AFC 42:00 DJ Moore Is Better Than Mike Evans 46:58 Dak For MVP! 50:20 Josh Jacobs To The Bench 52:51 Brady Is Washed Up! 57:02 STAY HOT'S HOT TAKES! 57:18 Theo: The Jags Are Better Than You Think 58:57: Theo: TREVOR LAWRENCE IS AN MVP CANDIDATE YEAR 1! 1:00:30 Matt: Jamaal Williams And Swift Will Have Equal Carries 1:01:33 Blaiden: Kyler Murray For Unanimous MVP and 55 Touchdowns 1:05:03 OUTRO
A BEAST of an episode today, with the main events being a College Football Primer and a breakdown of the much anticipated, Blaiden hyped, Kanye release of his album, DONDA. First, the guys quickly discuss the Larry Nance Jr. trade to the Blazers and Lauri Markannen to the Cavs. Who won this trade? Will the Blazers benefit enough to compete in the West? Then, the fellas dip into the NFL with News and pre-season chatter. J.K. Dobbins is out for the year with an ACL tear. What are the repercussions of that and is Gus Edwards going to the be the only back in town? Are the guys high on Gus for fantasy or are they waiting to see what happens? Jameis Winston is now the starter for the Saints! Does that change the win totals the trio have for the Sean Payton led club. And, Gardner Minshew has been traded to the Eagles, forwarding the Stay Hot narrative that the Eagles hate Jalen Hurts. Finally, rounding out the news, Shanahan had to get a little goofy in the final Pre-Season game and implement a two QB rotation with Lance And Jimmy G. Will this continue into the regular season? And is it worth it? The guys get into one of two main events of the episode with a College Football Primer. Topics discussed: The expansion of the playoffs. Do we like it or hate it? Will it add parity to a very top heavy system? They Get into the transfer rules and how it might help spread the talent throughout the NCAA. The guys get into some sleeper picks for who could do well in the playoffs and then they finish out with their picks for the Heisman Trophy. To finish off this banger, the boys, led by Kanye Super fan Blaiden Kirk, deep dive Kanye's Donda. ⏰ CHAPTERS ⏰ 0:00 Donda Is Album Of The Year! 0:40 INTRO 3:19 NBA Update: Nance and Markkannen Move 5:33 NFL News 5:40 JK Dobbins Out For The Season 10:09 Jameis Winston Is The Starter In New Orleans 15:23 Gardner Minshew Is Now An Eagle 17:53 Kyle Shanahan Implements A 2 Quarterback Rotation 20:50 College Football Primer 21:20 College Football Playoffs Expansion 24:00 Will The Expansion Create Parity? 27:12 Bowl Games Don't Matter Now 29:40 Why College Football Is Not Awesome Of Late 33:25 Transfer Rules 39:48 Teams Outside Of Ohio State 44:30 Heisman Picks 47:22 Let's Talk About Donda! 1:00:46 OUTRO
The final BONUS episode of the week! The boys are back for one last Fantasy extravaganza. Theo is here and ready to give his Fantasy Locks And Let Downs for the AFC North and South. The guys start off the show by chatting about Matt's swanky new bedroom. Then, the guys get right into the goods with chatting about their locks and let downs. ⏰ CHAPTERS ⏰ 0:00 Jonathan Taylor Needs To “STAY HOT” 0:41 INTRO 2:38 AFC SOUTH LOCKS AND LET DOWNS 3:09 AFC South Matt Light Lock: Carlos Hyde 3:29: AFC South Theo Lock: Michael Pittman 4:28 AFC South Blaiden Lock: Ryan Tannehill 5:29 AFC South Theo Lock: Brandin Cooks 7:46 AFC South Matt MAYBE Let Down: Jonathan Taylor 11:32 AFC South Theo Lock: Marvin Jones/Matt Let Down: DJ Chark 12:30 AFC South Blaiden Light Lock: Mark Ingram 14:58 AFC South Theo Let Down: Julio Jones 16:29 AFC NORTH LOCKS AND LET DOWNS 17:01 AFC North Matt Lock: Najee Harris 19:38 AFC North Theo Lock: Jarvis Landry 23:51 AFC North Blaiden Lock: Nick Chubb 26:23 AFC North Theo Lock: Pat Freiermuth 28:30 AFC North Matt Let Down: Ja'Marr Chase 31:26 The Question On Everyone's Mind…Joe Mixon 34:39 AFC North Blaiden Lock: Lamar Jackson 36:19 AFC North Theo/Matt Lock: JK Dobbins 37:40 Theo's Pronunciation Of “Echelon” 38:37 OUTRO
Theo is on “assignment”, but that doesn't stop Matt and Blaiden from bringing you the goods for the NFL Fantasy Locks and Letdowns of the AFC East and West. First, the guys rip into Theo for getting a good nights rest. Then they hop into the NFL News. Travis Etienne is out for the season. Will this make way for James Robinson to do what he did last season? Will Urban give him the touches he's capable of? Matt made a big call in a previous episode, that the Rams will make a play for a running back and they did just that. Sony Michel is now a Ram. What does this mean for the RB room going forward? Is Sony serviceable in that offense? Robby Anderson got paid and the boys gush over it being well deserved. Joe Burrow is taking some snaps in the final pre-season game. Is it going to be enough time for him to be comfortable for the regular season? The biggest news is that the Broncos have named Teddy Bridgewater the starter. Matt and Blaiden give their takes on what this might do to the Broncos. The duo dive then get into the AFC East and West Fantasy Locks and Let Downs. A little special surprise may or may not happen toward the end of the episode… ⏰ CHAPTERS ⏰ (00:00) Sleeping On Jacoby Meyers (00:22) INTRO (03:32) Travis Etienne Out For The Season (05:27) Sony Michel To The Rams (08:07) Robby Anderson Extension (10:21) Joe Burrow Taking Snaps (13:25) Drew Lock To The Bench! (19:09) FANTASY LOCKS AND LET DOWNS: AFC EAST (19:54) AFC East Matt Lock: Josh Allen (21:12) AFC East Blaiden Lock: Miles Gaskin (24:15) AFC East Matt Let Down: Michael Carter (28:02) AFC East Blaiden Let Down: Zach Wilson (28:20) AFC East Blaiden Lock: Cam Newton (31:59) AFC East Matt Lock: Jacoby Meyers (33:32) AFC East Matt Let Down: Bills Receivers Except For Diggs (35:17) AFC East Blaiden Light Let Down: Dolphins Receivers (39:08) AFC West Matt Lock: Clyde Edwards Helaire (40:47) AFC West Blaiden Lock: Josh Jacobs (44:00) AFC West Matt Let Down: Justin Herbert (46:25) AFC West Blaiden Light Let Down: Broncos Receiving Core (50:26) AFC West Matt Lock: Mecole Hardman (51:24) BREAKING NEWS: Theo is Awake! (52:21) AFC West Blaiden Lock: Austin Ekeler (53:58) THEO ENTRANCE!!! (54:20) Theo's Drew Lock Benching Thoughts (55:59) OUTRO
The fellas are back with a BONUS EPISODE for you, diving back into the NFL Fantasy Draft Locks and Letdowns for the NFC North and South. First, the boys discuss their Tik Tok post about whether Baker Mayfield would become more famous in Cleveland than LeBron James. Does the rest of the country underestimate how much love Cleveland has for their football team? Then, the guys pick right back up from where they left off with their Locks and Let Downs for the NFC North and South. Is Tom Brady still Mr. Reliable? Is mike Evans still the guy in Tampa? Should you be concerned about Michael Thomas? And does Blaiden remember all of the teams in the NFC North and South? ⏰ CHAPTERS ⏰ 0:00 INTRO 2:00 Lebron Vs. Baker 7:03 Fantasy Locks and Let Downs: NFC South 7:38 NFC South Matt Lock: Robby Anderson 9:57 NFC South Theo Lock: Michael Thomas 15:58 NFC South Blaiden Lock: Chris Godwin 17:40 NFC South Theo Lock: Tom Brady 18:49 NFC South Matt Let Down: Mike Evans 20:34 NFC South Matt Lock: Antonio Brown 22:32 NFC South Blaiden Let Down: Christian McCaffrey 28:20 NFC South Theo Let Down: Kyle Pitts 31:18 NFC South Matt Lock: Mike Davis 34:31 NFC South Blaiden Lock: Matt Ryan 36:28 NFC South Matt Light Lock: Latavius Murray 40:12 NFC North Theo Lock: Davante Adams, duh! 42:25 NFC South Rewind - Calvin Ridley Question Mark 44:01 NFC North Matt Lock: Jamaal Williams 45:04 NFC North Matt Let Down: D'Andre Swift 49:25 NFC North Theo Lock: Adam Thielen 51:33 NFC North Blaiden Let Down: Justin Fields 52:45 NFC North Theo Let Down: Allen Robinson 55:36 NFC North Matt Lock: Kirk Cousins 57:11 Some Sleepers To Consider 1:00:42 OUTRO
Mattthew Sponhour is back for another STAY HOT SHOT to discuss Cam Newton past and present and whether or not he can hold on the starting QB job in New England for the whole season. Matt starts us off by getting into the common misconceptions about Cam in Carolina and how he got nearly all the blame during his time there. Was it his fault? Did he have the weapons needed to win? Then, he gives us the truth about Cam's accuracy issues. Last year he was dealing with shoulder issues and Covid, can he get back to his former self both health wise and gain a bit more accuracy? If so, will he hold on to that starting job and what is the outlook for the new look Pats this year? (00:00) INTRO (00:40) The Misconception In Carolina (01:31) Cam Got The Blame Always (02:23) Cam's Accuracy Issues (03:01) It's A New Year (03:38) Expectations For The 2021 Pats Offense (04:08) OUTRO
The guys discuss Theo's birthday festivities and the strange alcoholic beverages he imbibed on his day. Then the guys hop into the news. The hype is real for quarterbacks in the pre-season. Tua performed well in his latest pre-season game. Does this matter at all? Will it change their thoughts on their negative Tua takes? The guys defend Shanahan for saying that he is still not naming the QB 1 and Jimmy G is at this moment, the starter. Finally, they talk about Big Ben's lackluster 45 yard toss. Why is everyone going crazy over this? The main event of the episode is the beginning of the fellas' quest to help you in your Fantasy Drafts with Locks and Let Downs for the upcoming season in the NFC East and West. ⏰ CHAPTERS ⏰ (00:00) Evan Engram Has Never Been Good (01:15) INTRO (03:42) Happy Birthday, Theo! (05:35) NFL NEWS: Tua Looks Good In Pre-Season… (08:42) Theo's Alter Ego (09:48) Shanahan Ain't Talkin' (12:07) Is Big Ben Back?? (14:53) Fantasy Locks and Let Downs: NFC East (15:39) NFC East Matt's Lock/Theo's Let Down: Devante Smith (19:21) NFC East Theo Lock: Zeke Elliott (23:33) NFC East Blaiden Lock: Amari Cooper (26:05) NFC East Matt Let Down: Miles Sanders (30:21) NFC East Theo Let Down: Dallas Goedert (32:50) NFC East Blaiden Let Down: Saquon Barkley (37:26) NFC East Theo Lock: Terry McLaurin (40:53) NFC East Matt Lock: Curtis Samuel (41:25) NFC East Blaiden Lock: Sterling Shepard (44:08) NFC East Matt Let Down: Evan Engram (46:58) NFC West Matt Lock: Russell Wilson (50:42) NFC West Theo Lock: Chris Carson (43:04) NFC West Blaiden Lock: Kyler Murray (54:34) NFC West Matt Let Down: Darrell Henderson (57:43) NFC West Theo Let Downs: Trey Sermon and Chase Edmonds (1:01:14) NFC West Blaiden Let Down: Trey Lance (1:04:05) NFC West Matt Lock: Gerald Everett (1:04:44) NFC West Blaiden Lock: Robert Woods (1:06:24) OUTRO
The boys are pumped to enhance your Friday with a new segment, The NFL Friday Five. First, the guys touch on NBA stuff. Patrick Beverly is headed to Minnesota. Sponhour has some positive thoughts, but Theo might not agree. Terry Rozier got a big time extension. How are the guys feeling about it? Next, the guys dive into the NFL with some bad news for two Quarterbacks. Josh Rosen is waived from the 49ers. Does he really suck that much? And former QB and almost tight end, Tim Tebow was cut from the Jaguars. Sad, but warranted? Jamal Adams got PAAAAID! He is now the highest paid safety in football. Is he worth that contract? Matt, Blaiden and Theo deep dive into trading first round picks for the win now mentality. Is it the right decision? After the Broncos upcoming pre-season game, Head Coach Vic Fangio has said that he will name the starter for the season. Is it still Drew Lock and why? Theo gets a nice rant in on why Drew Lock isn't the worst quarterback in football. Blaiden gets into the meat and potatoes of the episode with the NFL Friday Five - Who are the five guys on the hosts “Agendas” for the upcoming NFL season? These are players who they are incredibly high on, guy they might have a differing opinion from the mainstream media, guys who are flying under the radar etc. ⏰ CHAPTERS ⏰ (00:00) Josh Rosen…Woof! (01:18) INTRO (03:14) NBA THINGS: Patrick Beverly To Timberwolves (06:03) Terry Rozier - Big Extension (08:32) NFL STUFF: Josh Rosen Gets The Axe (13:11) Tebow Time No More (16:22) Jamal Adams Got PAID! (22:11) The Rams Going All In (26:22) Can The Rams ACTUALLY Take Down The Bucs? (29:13) The Broncos Will Name A Starter Soon (33:45) THE FRIDAY FIVE - Players On The “Agenda” (35: 36) #1 On Matt's Agenda: Josh Allen (QB Bills) (37:52) #1 On Theo's Agenda: AJ Brown (WR Titans) (40:56) #1 On Blaiden's Agenda: Kyler Murray (QB Cardinals) (44:22) #2 On Matt's Agenda: Gerrid Doaks (RB Dolphins) (46:14) #2 On Theo's Agenda: ANTI Christian McCaffrey (RB Panthers) (50:33) #2 On Blaiden's Agenda: Dax Milne (WR WFT) (52:04) #3 On Matt's Agenda: Star Lotulelei (DT Bills) (53:31) #3 On Theo's Agenda: Kareem Jackson (Safety Broncos) (54:31) #3 On Blaiden's Agenda: Jordan Poyer (Safety Bills) (55:39) #4 On Matt's Agenda: Nico Collins (WR Texans) (57:11) #4 On Theo's Agenda: The Bucs- Brady (QB Bucs) and Vita Vea (Tackle Bucs) (59:53) #4 On Blaiden's Agenda: Tylan Wallace (WR Ravens) (1:01:33) #5 On Matt's Agenda: Cam Newton (QB Patriots) (1:01:53) #5 On Theo's Agenda: ANTI Joe Burrow (QB Bengals) (1:04:14) #5 On Blaiden's Agenda: Montez Sweat (DE WFT) (1:05:19) OUTRO
Blaiden is back for another Stay Hot Shot to get into the pros and cons of his quarterback, The Browns quarterback, Baker Mayfield. Is he a top QB in the NFL? He gets into it with how people outside of Cleveland perceive him. Then, Blaiden goes back in time to showcase what he's done well up to this point and the difficult situation he was in prior to Stefanski being hired. Blaiden highlights what he does well and what he needs to improve upon. Finally, Blaiden gets into his expectations for Baker this season, and if he can be THE GUY for the Browns and lead them the Super Bowl. ⏰ CHAPTERS ⏰ 0:00 Intro 0:40 The Perception Of Mayfield 1:25 Baker Up To This Point 2:11 A Gun Slinger 2:40 He Is Not Perfect 3:21 Expectations This Season 3:40 Can Baker Lead The Browns To A Super Bowl? 4:04 Outro
After a raucous time in Vegas, the guys are back in their homes to talk about The Pre-Season Quarterbacks and their battles for who is going to be QB1 AND a massive and awesome Listener Mailbag session. First, the guys debrief about Vegas a little bit. Theo tells a tale of how he was stranded in Vegas. Woops! Then, the guys hop into the NFL with some Pre-Season Quarterback talk and the battles for who is the starter for their respective teams. Justin Fields LIT IT UP. What is the timeline looking like for him? Trey Lance also, had a stellar pass down field for an 80 yard touchdown. Should Shanahan feed him to the wolves and start him quickly, or have Jimmy G hold on to the position for a bit? How did Jordan Love fair with his first in game snaps? The Darnold Vs. PJ Walker talk is real! The guys get into the main event of the episode...answering your questions. Some hilarious questions and some awesome football and basketball talk had because of them. ⏰ CHAPTERS ⏰ (00:00) Panthers/Jets?!? (00:22) Intro (04:37) Final Summer League Thoughts (05:20) Pre-Season Quarterback Play (05:55) Promising Start For Trey Lance? (08:27) Justin Fields Looked Very Strong (12:26) Love For Jordan Love (15:45) Darnold's Got Competition (18:20) J.O.K. 45 Second Flex (19:37) LISTENER MAILBAG: Start/Bench/Cut (23:16) Favorite Sports Commentators (27:38) Will A Record Be Broken This NFL Season?? (29:15) Second Year Breakout (32:32) Portland Trail Blazers Future (37:04) Pats Or Celtics Next Year?? (39:48) Davante Adams Future (41:45) Top Three Safeties In The NFL (45:03) Super Heroes In Sports (48:29) Most Anticipated Game Of The 2021 NFL Season (51:23) NFL Top 100 Snub (55:23) Is Kanye Going To Drop Donda?! (57:43) Stranded In Vegas or San Diego? (59:13) Best Uniforms In Sports (1:01:28) Outro
The boys are in studio together for the first time in VEGAS BABY, to talk about their visit to Raiders training camp in an NFL Camp Exclusive and to talk about their experience at NBA Summer league. First, the guys debrief about meeting each other for the first time and how awesome it is to be at the Wynn in Vegas. They then hop into what they've seen at NBA Summer League and how they are in awe of seeing players all around them. Matt, of course, gets into how his Hornets look, while Blaiden is amazed by how fast the game is. Theo gets into how it was some of the most fun basketball he's ever seen live. The guys discuss a salmon pizza that they had which personifies the bougie lifestyle they've been living in Vegas. They then get into their time at Raiders Camp and just how incredible Brian Edwards looks and shockingly, how great the defense looks. Matt has an incredibly important question...Marcell ATEman wears 88. Is he doing this on purpose? And, Blaiden gives his thoughts on Henry Ruggs. Do Matt, Blaiden, and Theo think the Raiders are better than they previously thought? Michael Thomas is asking for a trade. Is this smoke in mirrors or real? Theo brings it back to Summer League to talk Jalen Green and Cade Cunningham. How do they both look? Theo dives back in to Raiders camp and the boys discuss Gruden's ridiculousness and how Leatherwood looked on the field. The trio lament about their inability to gamble due to being 20 and Theo has just 9 more days until he's 21, but they are having an absolute blast in Vegas. The guys finish the episode with some last minute thoughts on players they've seen at Summer League. ⏰ CHAPTERS ⏰ (00:00) VEGAS Intro (01:31) The Vibe Of Summer League (05:40) Matt's Hornets (06:52) Agent Favors (07:17) The Shot Making (09:03) Salmon Pizza (09:40) Raiders Training Camp (10:17) Josh Jacobs Looked Awesome (10:55) Bryan Edwards Analysis (11:53) The Defense Won The Day (13:37) ATEman…EIGHT Man??? (14:06) Yannick Ngakoue Made Leatherwood look… (15:11) Raiders Folks Are Really Nice (15:34) Henry Ruggs Had A Pretty Strong Day (16:44) Slow Your Roll On Bryan Edwards (17:11) Arnette Is Improving: It's Camp Though (18:17) A Better Outlook For The Raiders This Year? (19:05) Michael Thomas Wants Out? (20:16) An Out Of Body Experience (20:48) Jalen Green Vs. Cade Cunningham (21:30) Binocular Pictures (22:15) Timberwolves and Bulls Slander (22:50) Are Cade or Jalen Changing Their Teams? (23:38) Rock Star Lifestyle (25:45) Being 20 In Vegas (26:45) No Hardcore Takes (27:35) Gruden Is Hilarious (28:45) Matt's Favorite Player (31:00) Seeing The Field (31:45) Blaiden Loves Sacramento (32:21) NO BROWNS TALK (32:42) Outro
Theo is back for another STAY HOT SHOT to discuss whether Sean McVay's genius is still firing on all cylinders. He begins by getting into how he took the league by storm when taking over as Rams head coach and why his scheme was so dangerous. Theo, then discusses arguably McVay's favorite weapon, Cooper Kupp and what he adds to the offense and how he uses him within the scheme. The blockbuster trade of the off season was Goff for Stafford. What does Matthew Stafford add to the McVay system that Goff couldn't? And, will McVay's offense improve because of it. He then lays out his expectations for The Rams Offense this season as well as getting into what makes players love McVay. Finally, a discussion of a questionable coaching hire to look out for. ⏰ CHAPTERS ⏰ 0:00 Intro 0:34 McVay's Early Head Coaching Prowess 1:17 Sean McVay's Scheme 1:56 McVay's Favorite Weapon: Cooper Kupp 2:29 Acquiring Stafford 3:05 What Stafford Brings To The Table 3:16 Top Offense In 2021 3:55 McVay's Likability 4:25 A Questionable Hire 5:02 Outro
With Fantasy Drafts around the corner, the guys dive DEEP into the 2021 NFL Fantasy Draft with some fades; guys they just don't think are going to live up to the hype or aren't worth their Average Draft Position. First, the guys dive into the NBA talking about the Knicks acquiring Kemba Walker. Will it be a big help in NY? How will the spacing work with Rose and him on the floor at the same time? Then, they dive into Summer League. The boys are headed to Vegas and are amped to see some of this rookies in action! Who are they high on? Who are they low on? Lots of NFL news discussed today. Xavian Howard and the Dolphins seem to have come to an understanding. How vital is this for Miami? Josh Allen got paid! Was this the right call by the Bills? How does this affect the Quarterback market going forward, especially for Baker and Lamar? The Hall of Fame game was a joke, but what did the guys take from it? The entrée of the episode is the guys' 2021 NFL Fantasy Draft Fades. Mentioned in this episode is: Tight Ends: Kyle Pitts, Logan Thomas, Robert Tonyan, The Patriot's Tight Ends Wide Receivers: Jamarr Chase, Tee Higgins, DJ Chark Running Backs: Najee Harris, Saquon Barkley Quarterbacks: Joe Burrow, Jalen Hurts The episode finishes with Vegas excitement and a tease that the boys will be recording their first ever in person podcast after they go to Raiders Camp and NBA Summer League! ⏰ CHAPTERS ⏰ (00:00) Camp Hype Foolishness (00:40) Intro (04:38) NBA Free Agency: Kemba To The Knicks (08:13) Summer League Is Upon Us! (16:23) NFL News: Xavian Howard Staying In Miami (18:45) Josh Allen Got PAID (23:45) Large Camp Thoughts (29:10) Who Believed In Feleipe Franks First??? (30:51) Fantasy Draft Fades (31:04) Tight Ends: Kyle Pitts At His Current ADP (33:38) Logan Thomas' Situation Is Tough (36:44) Robert Tonyan Isn't Actually Good (38:25) Who Is The Stud In New England? (40:08) Wide Receivers: Ja'Marr Chase Hasn't Looked Great (41:53) Tee Higgins Is Going Too High (42:59) Julio MIGHT Be A Tricky Early Pick (44:37) When To Take DJ Chark (46:32) Running Backs: Najee Harris, Hard Fade (50:45) Ben Roethlisberger Season. Not A Najee Season (53:19) Jonathan Taylor Is A Question Mark (54:20) Banking On Saquon Is Scary (56:11) James Robinson Is Going Sooner Than Etienne, Why!? (58:06) Quarterbacks: Joe Burrow - No Way! (01:03:00) The Eagles Hate Jalen Hurts (01:06:22) Outro