Adam Schefter talks with the biggest names in and around football, taking you inside what makes them tick and how they got to where they are.
Adam starts off this week's episode with his closing thoughts on Week 6 and why we need to remember how far we've come since Week 1. After that, Adam sits down with Broncos Pro-Bowl Safety Justin Simmons who shares a unique story with a unique message regarding another man named Justin Simmons. Lastly, Adam looks ahead to Week 7 and lets us know what he is most excited to see.
Adam starts off this week's episode with a recap of Jon Gruden's situation following his leave from the Raiders. After that, Adam is joined by the wildly talented and highly entertaining, Nate Burleson who talks about his life and career as a football player and how that parallels his current job. Adam wraps up with a lookahead to Week 6.
Adam starts off this week's episode with breaking news out of Dallas before teasing a special story you'll be hearing very soon! Then, Packers RB Aaron Jones joins the show to share his experience with losing his father and how the Packers have helped him play while wearing his father's ashes. After that, Adam wraps up with a personal story regarding the recently retired LeSean McCoy.
Adam starts off this week's episode with a rundown of how the leagues rookie quarterbacks performed in Week 3. Then, Adam is joined by ESPN's Tedy Bruschi who shares his insight on Tom Brady's return to New England and the conflict of emotions for Patriots fans. After that, Tom Brady's agent, Don Yee, joins the show to share his perspective on Tom Brady's journey from New England, to Tampa Bay, and now back to New England.
Adam starts off this week's episode with injury reports and news following Week 2 as we head into Week 3. After that, Adam is joined by Robert Griffin III who shares his opinions on the way the media portrays athletes. RG3 also shares his desire to play football again in the NFL and how he is learning to balance being a sports broadcaster while also training. Lastly, Adam wraps up with a few final notes including his horrible travel experience on his way to MNF.
Adam starts off this week's episode by explaining how happy he was to have actual games back and why he now knows what Tom Brady was talking about this off-season. Then, ESPN's Chris Mortensen joins the show to discuss his biggest Week 1 takeaways and some behind the scenes stories from the ESPN War Room. After that, Adam is joined by Panthers safety Jeremy Chinn, who discusses the Panthers' Week 1 win over the Jets and describes his honoring Carolina Legends campaign.
Adam starts off this week's episode with everything you need to look forward to this NFL season. Then, Washington Football Team co-CEO, Tanya Snyder, joins the show in her first podcast interview to tell us her reaction to what the Snyder Family and the franchise endured over the last year and what the future holds. She also dives into what her life and job entail and how she is growing into her new role with the team. After that, Adam is joined by ESPN's Evan Kaplan who previews the season's opening weekend.
Adam starts off this week's episode by detailing what transpired this morning in New England: Mac Jones is now QB1 and Cam Newton has been released. Then, Adam is joined by Chiefs TE Travis Kelce who is baffled with how Adam finds out his news. Travis tells Adam if Fantasy Football bothers him, what his next career goal is, and more. After that, Pete Bommarito joins the show to tell Adam about the NFL stars that have trained in his gym this offseason. Adam wraps up the podcast with a story of a surprising FaceTime he received this weekend.
Adam starts off this week's episode by setting the record straight on what he is reporting regarding Dak Prescott. Then, Adam is joined by former NFL QB Jay Cutler as he get's ready to release a podcast of his own. Jay also discusses life as a type 1 diabetic and lends some insight into the Chicago Bears quarterback battle. After that, Adam welcomes QB trainer Jordan Palmer to the podcast who gives us an update on some of the guys he has worked with this off-season including: Sam Darnold and Joe Burrow.
Adam starts off this week's episode with some news and notes around the league: including an update on the leagues rookie quarterbacks. Then, ESPN's lead college football analyst Kirk Herbstreit joins the show to discuss his new book, why he moved back to Ohio, and which breakout college QB can we expect to see in next year's NFL draft. After that, ESPN's fantasy expert Mike Clay joins the show to give us his list of players to go after and players to avoid during your fantasy football draft.
Adam starts off this week's episode with some news and notes from around the league: including Josh Allen's contract extension. Then, Adam is joined by Chargers RB Austin Ekeler who tells us why fantasy football managers should draft him. He also gives us some insight into what you can see from the Chargers this season. After that, ESPN's "Fantasy Super Hero" Matthew Berry joins the show to give us his fantasy sleepers and what you should be looking to do during your upcoming fantasy football draft.
Adams starts off this week's episode with some news and notes around the league as we get closer to the start of this upcoming season. Then, he is joined by 49ers GM and HOF Class of 2021 inductee, John Lynch, to talk about his career as a player to now a general manger. John also comments on what he sees in Trey Lance, Jimmy Garoppolo, and the 49ers this season.
Adam starts off this week's episode by discussing the COVID-19 vaccine and it's impact on training camp. Adam also touches on contract extensions and which players we can expect to sign in the near future. Then, Adam is joined by quarterback coach and tutor Quincy Avery who shares his knowledge of Deshaun Watson, Jordan Love, Trey Lance, Justin Fields, and more! Quincy tells us what we will see from each of the leagues most talked about QB's and who we should keep an eye on at the college level.
Adam starts off this week's episode with some news and notes from this past weekend; including the latest on Richard Sherman. Then, he is joined by Tom Brady's personal trainer/life coach/diet guru, Alex Guerrero, who tells us that he believes Tom will play another 2 years in the league. He also tells us exactly what the TB12 diet consists of, what his proudest moments have been working with Tom, and more!
Adam is back from hiatus and starts this week's episode discussing the new NIL opportunities for college athletes and an update on Aaron Rodgers. Then, Adam is joined by his long-time friend, Kenny Dichter, who shares stories of the many athletes he's encountered over the years including becoming a groomsmen in Russell Wilson's wedding.
Adam starts off this week's podcast by reading some of the nice comments he received after his interview with Greg Olsen. He also talks about some of the franchise players looking to sign long term deals in the next few weeks. After that, Adam is joined by former head coach for the Pittsburgh Steelers, Bill Cowher, who reflects on his life and career in the NFL. Bill also shares details on his new book and what he is looking forward to in the future with broadcasting and other opportunities.
Adam starts off this week's episode with some news around the league; including Le'Veon Bell's recent comments directed towards Andy Reid. Then, he is joined by former NFL TE Greg Olsen who details the journey of his son, TJ, receiving a heart transplant earlier this month. Lastly, Adam closes the show with a few notes ahead of Father's Day!
Adam starts off this episode by recapping some of the biggest news from this weekend; including the latest on WR Julio Jones. Then, Adam is joined by former ESPN host Kenny Mayne as he reflects on his 27 years with ESPN and what the future holds. Kenny also comments on his viral soundbite from his interview with Aaron Rodgers.
Adam starts off this week's podcast with a quick breakdown of where we are in the Aaron Rodgers saga and updates us on the Julio Jones trade timeline. Then, Adam is joined by former #1 overall pick and former NFL QB Alex Smith to talk about his career, his recovery, and his opinion on the Aaron Rodgers situation.
Adam starts off this week's episode with the latest news around the league including the most recent comment from Julio Jones. Then, he is joined by the actor who plays Jake from State Farm, Kevin Miles, who details what it's like to work with athletes such as Patrick Mahomes and Aaron Rodgers. Lastly, Adam closes the show with what he believes is the biggest story from this weekend.
Adam starts off this week's episode with a few updates from around the league. Next, NBC Sports' Mike Tirico joins the show to preview some of the most intriguing matchups after the NFL season schedules were released. Mike also shares some insight and perspective on the Aaron Rodgers situation, his career journey, and more.
Adam starts off this week's episode addressing the rumors surrounding the timeline of his Aaron Rodgers story. Then, he is joined by ESPN's Matt Hasselbeck to recap all of the latest NFL news, including but not limited to: the league’s most intriguing QB's, Brady and Gronk still loved by Boston, and getting to know Trevor Lawrence. After that, Pittsburgh WR Juju Smith-Shuster joins the show to update us on his busy offseason schedule and resigning with the Steelers for another year.
Adam starts off this week's episode by touching on the quarterbacks of the NFL post Draft Weekend including the Aaron Rodgers news. Then, ESPN NFL Draft Experts Mel Kiper Jr. and Todd McShay join the show to recap this weekend's picks, look ahead to next year's draft, and share some behind the scenes draft stories! Adam wraps up with a note on Najee Harris joining the Steelers.
Adam starts off this week's episode by reminiscing on the greatest NFL Draft soundbite while also previewing what might happen with this year's top 10 picks. Then, Adam is joined by the man who holds the number 1 overall pick, Jacksonville Jaguars HC Urban Meyer. Urban shares what the process has been like and what he's looking forward to about this year's draft. Lastly, ESPN's Evan Kaplan joins the show to offer some stats and information behind the presumed top 10 picks.
Adam starts off this week's episode by paying homage to Alex Smith who has announced his retirement. Then, he is joined by ESPN's Mike Greenberg (a.k.a. Greeny) who talks about what it will be like to host this year's NFL Draft. Lastly, Adam wraps up with a discussion on Trevor Lawrence's recent comments.
Adam starts off this week's episode addressing the retirement of Patriots WR Julian Edelman. Then, he sits down with former NFL QB and current NBC analyst Chris Simms who says he would pick QB Zach Wilson over QB Trevor Lawrence in this year's NFL Draft. Chris also details the story behind his matching tattoo with Kyle Shanahan and explains what he learned coaching for the Patriots. Lastly, Adam wraps up with stories from his time at the 2021 Masters.
Adam starts off this week's episode with a reaction to the most recent news of the Jets trading Sam Darnold. Then, he is joined by Alabama RB Najee Harris who starts off his interview with a bang! Najee tells Adam all about his drive from Texas to Alabama for Pro Day, who he hopes drafts him, and Najee even reacts to a few Draft Reports sent to us by Mel Kiper Jr, and Todd McShay. Lastly, Adam is joined by ESPN's Mina Kimes to recap the April Fool's Day Prank that Adam played on Mina last week.
Adam starts off this episode by recapping the latest news around the league: including the trades that took place to adjust this year's NFL Draft lineup. Next, Adam hands over the microphone to Tampa Bay Buccaneers GM Jason Licht who asks Adam a few questions in our new twist on Ask Adam! Lastly, Adam is joined by the new cornerback for the New York Giants, Adoree Jackson as he explains what the month of March has been like for him with signing a new contract and balancing school work.
Adam starts off this episode by recapping the New England Patriots' free agency moves. Then, he sits down with former Patriots wide receiver Josh Gordon who opens up about past mistakes and how he's learned to prioritize what is most important to him. He also discusses how far he's come personally and what he hopes to do with his life and career moving forward. Then, Adam is joined by current Patriots wide receiver Kendrick Bourne who talks about how life comes full circle as he has also learned from past mistakes and how he can now pay it forward. Kendrick also discusses his hopes for next season playing under Bill Belichick.
Adam starts off this week's episode with a funny story regarding free agency. Then, he is joined by both free agent guard Kyle Long and free agent tight end Jonnu Smith as they're preparing for free agency week looking to solidify deals. Lastly, Adam wraps up with a few thoughts on the week ahead and the potential new deals across the league.
Adam starts off this week's episode by highlighting the 3 quarterback situations that are the most pressing as we approach the start of the new league year. Then, Adam is joined by Eagles QB Jalen Hurts as he gives his thoughts on the Carson Wentz trade, what to look forward to next season from the Eagles, and which of his former Alabama teammates entering this year's NFL Draft will make big waves in the league. And lastly Adam wraps up with a reflection on the one year anniversary of the start of the pandemic.
Adam starts off this week's episode by walking through the possible outcomes for the league's most intriguing QB trade possibilities. Next, Adam sits down with Arizona's newest defense end JJ Watt to understand how he is feeling now that he is officially a Cardinal. JJ also tells Adam about his decision process and what made him choose Arizona over anywhere else.
Adam starts off this week's episode by recapping the Carson Wentz trade and highlighting the other offseason news and potential trades. Then, Adam is joined by ESPN's Tim Tebow to originally discuss this year's QB draft class, Urban Meyer's future in Jacksonville, and stepping away from his baseball career. But, Tim also shares all the details surrounding his long-time passion and what's been taking up most of his time. Lastly, Adam wraps up with a look back on a story he covered at the beginning of his career.
Adam starts off this episode by previewing some of the offseason quarterback moves. Then, he is joined by the new Atlanta Falcons GM Terry Fontenot to discuss his hiring process and what the future holds for the Falcons. Lastly, Adam wraps up by discussing all of the biggest offseason news thus far including Urban Meyer and the criticism he has received.
Adam starts off this week's episode with a breakdown of Tom Brady's Super Bowl career. Then, he is joined by Bucs GM Jason Licht and Bucs Director of Football Administration Mike Greenberg to recap the Super Bowl win. Jason and Mike even share the funny story of how they signed Tom Brady to the Bucs during a pandemic. Lastly, Adam is joined by the legendary broadcaster James Brown who has covered 10 Super Bowls in his career.
Adam starts off this podcast by diving into Deshaun Watson's situation. Then, he sits down with NBC sportscaster and owner of Pro Football Focus, Cris Collinsworth. These two friends talk everything from "insider information" about life in football to previewing Super Bowl LV. Then, ESPN's Evan Kaplan joins the show to preview this weekend's Super Bowl matchup. And lastly, NFL trailblazer Jennifer King joins Adam to discuss becoming the leagues first full-time black female assistant coach.
Adam starts off this week's episode by addressing the quarterback questions: which quarterbacks are we certain will keep their job? Which quarterbacks are likely to be traded? Adam dives into all of that before he is joined by the new head coach of the Los Angeles Chargers, Brandon Staley. Adam and Brandon discuss life leading up to this opportunity and what Brandon is expecting to do in the future. Lastly, ESPN's Kimberley Martin joins the show to talk about a few other head coaching hires and what issues arise from the hiring process.
Adam starts off this week's episode with a breakdown of the news surrounding Deshaun Watson and the Texans. Next, Adam is joined by former Chicago Bears DC Chuck Pagano as he has announced his retirement from the NFL. Chuck tells us what this decision was like and what the future holds for him. After that, the owner and president of the Buffalo Bills, Kim Pegula, calls in to share the excitement felt in Buffalo. Kim explains how Bills Mafia has been waiting for this opportunity for a long time. Lastly, ESPN's Evan Kaplan joins Adam to preview this weekend's conference championship games.
Adam starts off this episode with some perspective on hiring NFL general managers. Next, ESPN's Louis Riddick joins Adam to recap the Cleveland Browns' victory over the Pittsburgh Steelers and what this win means for the city of Cleveland. They also talk NFL QB needs around the league and Louis' experiences in the MNF booth this past season. Then, former Browns QB Bernie Kosar sheds some more light on what the Browns have accomplished and what their future holds. Lastly, ESPN's Evan Kaplan helps to preview this upcoming weekend's divisional playoff matchups.
Adam starts off today's podcast with COVID-19 news from Cleveland. Then, he gets into fake news and NFL firings/hirings. After that, New York Jets RB Frank Gore sits down with Adam to talk about playing next year in what will be his 17th NFL season. They also discuss the future of Sam Darnold with the Jets and who might win this year's Super Bowl. Lastly, ESPN's Evan Kaplan joins the show to breakdown the 6 Wild Card matchups this weekend.
Adam starts off the final episode of 2020 with a recap of the New York Jets vs. Los Angeles Rams Week 15 game that seemingly cost the Jets the #1 overall pick in the 2021 draft. Next, former GM of the Jets Mike Tannenbaum joins us to breakdown what this means for both the Jets and now the Jaguars who are projected to be the franchise that gets Clemson QB Trevor Lawrence. And then, we will hear from the #1 overall pick himself, Trevor Lawrence, who talks everything from remembering this season with his team to where he believes he'll end up next year. Lastly, ESPN's Evan Kaplan joins us to breakdown the upcoming 2021 NFL draft class and more.
Adam starts off this podcast with a few notes from Week 14 ahead of the Baltimore Ravens vs. Cleveland Browns MNF matchup. Next, the surgeon who operated on Rams' Nick Bosa, Giants' Saquon Barkley, and most recently Cincinnati's Joe Burrow, Dr. Neal ElAttrache, joins Adam to discuss return to play. Dr. ElAttrache also touches on COVID-19 in relation to certain injuries across professional sports. Then, ESPN's Evan Kaplan joins us to preview Week 15's most exciting matchups. And lastly, Adam is joined by the Senior NBA Analyst for Establish the Run, Mike Gallagher, to discuss Adam's favorite topic: fantasy basketball.
Adam starts off this episode with the most recent NFL coaching news from the New York Jets; along with some other Week 13 hot topics. Then, 49ers DC Robert Saleh calls in to discuss how the team is adjusting after relocating to Arizona and what his thoughts are on potentially becoming a head coach next season. After that, former Seahawks DC Kris Richard shares his thoughts on interviewing for open head coaching positions and what he can bring to the NFL coaching table. Lastly, ESPN's Evan Kaplan joins us to discuss Week 14's most enticing matchups.
Adam starts off today's episode by recapping the *still developing news* of Week 12 with job firings, delayed games, team displacements, and more. Then, former NFL HC Jim Caldwell joins Adam to discuss the NFL firing process and what he's been doing since his last head coaching job. After that, ESPN's Evan Kaplan calls in to highlight the most exciting matchups of Week 13.
Adam starts off the podcast by answering: Will the Pittsburgh Steelers remain undefeated? Next, former Houston Texans GM Rick Smith joins the show to share what he's been going through over the last 3 years and what his hopes are for returning to the NFL. Lastly, ESPN's Evan Kaplan joins Adam to preview this week's Thanksgiving matchups as well other major storylines for Week 12.
Adam starts off this podcast by recapping some of Week 10's most interesting moments. Then, former CEO of the Oakland Raiders Amy Trask calls in to discuss women in football after the Miami Marlins hired Kim Ng as the first female general manager. After that, interim head coach for the Atlanta Falcons Raheem Morris calls in to discuss how he is preparing to play the New Orleans Saints. Lastly, Evan Kaplan joins the show to preview Week 11's most exciting matchups.
Adam starts off this week's podcast with insight into how COVID-19 has impacted each team around the league. Then, broadcaster Jim Gray calls in to talk about everything from his interview with Muhammad Ali at 18 years old, to what it is like working with Tom Brady. Next, Evan Kaplan joins Adam to preview the great matchups of Week 10. Lastly, Adam wraps up the show with a few thoughts from this weekend.
Adam starts off this week's podcast with all of the NFL trade deadline news from around the league. Then, former legendary NFL QB Joe Montana joins Adam to talks everything from admiring today's top quarterbacks to a potential career comeback. Lastly, ESPN's Evan Kaplan calls in to preview the great matchups of Week 9.
Adam starts off the podcast with news regarding Antonio Brown and how it benefited his Fantasy Football team. Next, NFL agent Mike McCartney joins Adam to explain how he is often mistaken for Head Coach of the Dallas Cowboys Mike McCarthy on Twitter. Then, Buffalo Bills TE Tyler Kroft and his wife Alexa discuss with Adam how the birth of their first child likely spared Tyler from getting placed on the COVID-19/reserve list. Lastly, ESPN's Evan Kaplan calls in to preview Week 8's most exciting matchups.
Adam starts off the podcast with news from Miami about QB Tua Tagovailoa. After that, Adam is joined by 49ers TE George Kittle to talk everything from Panda Express to navigating this uncertain season. Next, former Michigan WR Nico Collins talks about his decision to opt out of this season. Lastly, ESPN's Evan Kaplan joins Adam to preview the great Week 7 matchups.
Adam starts off the podcast by addressing some of the most recent NFL news around the league. Then, television personality Jim Cramer joins Adam to discuss everything from Dak Prescott's injury to fantasy football advice. Next, former Philadelphia Eagles LB Connor Barwin calls in to share his perspective on Dak Prescott's injury and Dak's timetable to return. Lastly, ESPN's Evan Kaplan joins Adam to preview the great QB matchups of Week 6.