PFF and Sunday Night Footballs Cris Collinsworth teams up with one of the best players on and off the field, 49ers All-Pro CB Richard Sherman. They provide the most interesting football conversation in sports every single week. And sometimes that means the discussion will venture off the field too. Additionally, Cris will be taking a dive into the game of football as he sees it, inviting in the best and brightest to talk about everything that is happening in the great game of football. Mark your calendars, you do not want to miss the best 60 minutes of insight this season.
Jac Collinsworth and Seth Galina join the podcast. Cris, Jac, and Seth discuss Jac's experience working in different sports and Seth's road to PFF (02:40). Also on this episode, Cris, Jac, and Seth highlight some notable players from Week 5 and some of the top performing rookies in the NFL this season (07:51).
PFF's Eric Eager and Brad Spielberger join the Cris Collinsworth Podcast. Cris, Eric, and Brad discuss the Stephon Gilmore trade (02:45) , PFF's players of the week (11:17), and preview the Week 5 NFL slate (19:20).
PFF's George Chahrouri, Doug Kyed, and Ari Meirov join the podcast. George discusses his favorite Week 4 bets (02:22), Doug talks Brady's return to Foxboro (21:57), and Ari highlights some of the most intriguing NFL storylines headed into another week of NFL action (39:21).
PFF's Mike Renner and Sam Monson join the podcast. Cris, Mike, and Sam highlight the top performers from Week 2 (02:51). Also on this episode, Cris, Sam, and Mike highlight some noteworthy games and players to watch as we head into Week 3 of the NFL season (06:14).
PFF"s Steve Palazzolo and Eric Eager join the podcast. Cris, Steve and Eric recap all the Week 1 NFL madness (01:48). Also on this episode, Cris highlights PFF's top performing players of the week by position (50:31) and the guys give their picks for every Week 2 game (54:26).
PFF's Austin Gayle joins the podcast. Cris and Austin discuss Dak Prescott's return and whether or not the Buccaneers should be considered favorites to repeat (04:05). Andy Dalton starting in Chicago and Matt Stafford's ceiling with the Rams (23:23), and Cris gives his Super Bowl prediction (36:15).
PFF's George Chahrouri and Eric Eager join the podcast. Cris, George and Eric highlight some of the notable games from Week 1 of NFL action: 02:49 - Dallas vs. Tampa Bay 10:03 - Jacksonville vs. Houston 14:18 - Los Angeles Chargers vs. Washington 20:39 - Seattle vs. Indianapolis 24:22 - New York Jets vs. Carolina 29:13 - Minnesota vs. Cincinnati 34:50 - Arizona vs. Tennessee 38:02 - San Francisco vs. Detroit 43:22 - Pittsburgh vs. Buffalo 48:50 - Philadelphia vs. Atlanta 53:12 - Chicago Bears vs. Los Angeles Rams
PFF's Ian Hartitz, Dwain McFarland, and George Chahrouri join Cris Collinsworth to discuss PFF's Worst Ball Fantasy Draft (04:35). Cris, Ian and Dwain also share some insight on strategies you can use to win your fantasy football league (17:53).
PFF's Ari Meirov, Doug Kyed, and Brad Spielberger join the podcast. Ari discusses the Michael Thomas, Deshaun Watson, and Aaron Rodgers situations (03:02), Doug discusses some notable QB battles from around the league (27:42), while Brad touches on some looming contract extensions (44:21). All that and much, much more on today's episode of the Cris Collinsworth Podcast featuring Richard Sherman.
Cris Collinsworth welcomes Miami Dolphins Head Football Coach, Brian Flores. Brain discusses switching from Ryan Fitzpatrick to Tua Tagovailoa last season (04:42), his unique start into the game of football (10:24), Xavien Howard's contract situation (16:52), Miami's 2021 outlook (20:27), and much, much more.
Washington Football Team WR, Terry McLaurin joins the podcast. Terry discusses his road to Washington and becoming an elite NFL WR (03:56), Curtis Samuel, Ryan Fitzpatrick and the rest of his new teammates (08:40), Dwayne Haskins and Urban Meyer (14:34), the rest of the NFC East (19:20), and much, much more.
The founder of PFF, Neil Hornsby joins the podcast. Cris and Neil discuss the early days of PFF (02:40), Cris' acquisition of PFF and the move to Cincinnati (19:30), PFF's first NFL client and how the business became integral to teams (34:11), as well as how PFF has evolved and what the future holds for PFF (51:33).
Cris Collinsworth welcomes Seahawks LB, Bobby Wagner to the podcast. Bobby discusses his college career and road to the NFL (04:37), Fred Warner's big deal and what it takes to be a high-level LB in the NFL (11:07), as well as Bobby's career in Seattle (20:35). Also on this episode, Bobby gives his thoughts on the Russell Wilson situation (27:25), as well as some of the legendary Seahawks he's played with throughout his career and much more.
Adam Schefter joins the podcast to discuss the situation between Aaron Rodgers and the Packers (04:50). Also on this episode, Adam discusses how he goes about his reporting (24:20) and welcomes MySportsUpdate's, Ari Meirov to the PFF team (33:20).
Las Vegas Raiders QB, Derek Carr joins the podcast. Derek talks about his time with the Raiders and the move to Vegas (05:14), Carl Nassib coming out and the team's reaction (19:18), the 2020 season and what the team has done to improve (24:35), Darren Waller (47:49), and much, much more.
PFF's Salary Cap Analyst, Brad Spielberger, and Senior NFL Analyst, Sam Monson join the podcast. Cris, Brad, and Sam discuss the basics of understanding the NFL Salary Cap (03:45), Baker Mayfield, Lamar Jackson, and Josh Allen's contract situations (24:00), whether or not the Packers would be smart to trade Aaron Rodgers (37:33), PFF's Top-50 players, and much, much more.
Cris Collinsworth welcomes new Atlanta Falcons Head Football Coach, Arthur Smith. Smith elaborates on his famous family and how that led to rebirth in his coaching career (05:18), his time with the Titans (13:55), the salary cap situation in Atlanta (20:10), the 2021 NFL Draft (24:29), Atlanta's outlook headed into the 2021 NFL Season (30:41) and much, much more.
Cris Collinsworth welcomes Chicago Bears Head Football Coach, Matt Nagy. Nagy reflects on his college days and his road to NFL Head Coach (03:28), how the Bears went about landing new QB, Justin Fields (11:58), Fields' first impressions (16:00), and Coach Nagy's outlook on the 2021 NFL season (36:05).
Cris Collinsworth welcomes PFF's Steve Palazzolo to discuss the state of all 32 NFL teams headed into the 2021 NFL Season: 5:45 - Washington Football Team 9:50 - Tennessee Titans 12:15 - Tampa Bay Buccaneers 17:37 - Seattle Seahawks 21:39 - Pittsburgh Steelers 26:39 - Philadelphia Eagles 29:05 - New York Jets 35:10 - New York Giants 39:52 - New Orleans Saints 44:00 - New England Patriots 50:22 - Minnesota Vikings 53:55 - Miami Dolphins 56:36 - LA Rams 01:02:27 - San Francisco 49ers 01:10:28 - LA Chargers 01:13:56 - Las Vegas Raiders 01:18:20 - Kansas City Chiefs 01:22:16 - Jacksonville Jaguars 01:25:50 - Indianapolis Colts 01:30:16 - Green Bay Packers 01:34:55 - Detroit Lions 01:37:40 - Denver Broncos 01:40:35 - Dallas Cowboys 01:44:33 - Cleveland Browns 01:51:16 - Cincinnati Bengals 01:55:11 - Chicago Bears 01:58:24 - Carolina Panthers 02:00:52 - Buffalo Bills 02:04:45 - Baltimore Ravens 02:08:25 - Atlanta Falcons 02:10:02 - Arizona Cardinals
Dallas Cowboys Head Football Coach, Mike McCarthy joins the podcast. Mike discusses his coaching career and the road to Dallas (01:02), working for Jerry Jones (09:25), Dak Prescott's recovery (11:49), the Cowboys 2020 season (15:28), the 2021 offseason and expectations for 2021 (21:17).
49ers GM and NFL Hall of Famer John Lynch joins the podcast. Cris and John discuss John's playing career and his induction into the Pro Football Hall of Fame (02:13), John's broadcasting career and how he became the GM of an NFL team (34:49), and of course, the 2021 NFL Draft and new QB, Trey Lance (51:18).
PFF's George Chahrouri and Eric Eager discuss Kansas City and Tampa Bay's win totals (06:05), what the 49ers should do with Trey Lance and Jimmy G (15:55), Kliff Kingsbury, Kyler Murray, and the Arizona Cardinals (30:05), Justin Fields in Chicago (36:43), and much, much more
Cris Collinsworth sits down with Jacksonville's new Head Football Coach, Urban Meyer. Meyer talks his coaching roots (03:04), his potential reuniting with Tim Tebow (14:19), Trevor Lawrence and the 2021 Jaguars (16:45), and much, much more.
Cris Collinsworth sits down with Washington Head Coach, Ron Rivera. Rivera looks back on the 2020 season and his battle cancer (02:05), the team's name change and other social justice issues (12:04), Alex Smith's comeback (19:33), the 2021 Draft Class (25:02), and much, much more.
Cris Collinsworth sits down with Bengals QB, Joe Burrow. Cris and Joe discuss his road from Athens, Ohio, to Ohio State, to a National Championship at LSU (01:00), his rookie season with the Bengals (13:28), Joe's knee injury and the recovery process (20:42), the 2021 NFL Draft Class (23:39) and much, much more.
Cris Collinsworth and Richard Sherman welcome former Virginia Tech CB, Caleb Farley. Farley talks his recovery from back surgery (08:52), and preparation for the 2021 NFL Draft (14:39). Caleb also chats with Richard about life in the NFL and what it takes to be a successful CB at the next level (30:00).
Cris Collinsworth and RIchard Sherman sit down with Buffalo Bills CB, Tre'Davious White. Cris, Richard, and Tre discuss Tre's upbringing and path to the NFL (02:09), the 2021 NFL Draft class (07:54), Sam Darnold in Carolina (30:00), and much, much more.
Cris Collinsworth sits down with Buccaneers Head Football Coach, Bruce Arians. Arians discusses Tampa Bay's Super Bowl run (01:37), Tom Brady and his time with the Bucs so far (26:00), his coaching career (33:38) and much more.
Cris Collinsworth and Richard Sherman sit down with Colts Head Football Coach, Frank Reich. Cris and Richard discuss Richard's next move (03:31), Indy's young playmakers (06:40), the Carson Wentz trade (10:12), Frank's coaching history (14:23) and much more.
Cris Collinsworth and Richard Sherman sit down with Buccaneers ED, Shaquil Barrett to discuss his new contract (01:48), Tristan Wirfs & Tom Brady (04:15), Super Bowl LV (12:35) and Richard's ongoing Free Agent saga (15:48).
Cris chats with PFF's Lead Draft Analyst, Mike Renner about the 2021 NFL Draft QB Class (02:42). Also on this episode, Richard Sherman and George Chahrouri talk to current Free Agent T, Trent Williams (22:37). Trent and Richard discuss the freakiest athletes they've faced (25:25), Trent opens up about his road to San Francisco (32:47), and potential landing spots for both Trent and Richard (01:08:49).
Cris Collinsworth and Richard Sherman are joined this week by Allen Robinson to talk about free agency, the franchise tag, playing with a rookie QB, evaluating landing spots and more.
(1:08) - The gift Cris gave the GM of the Year (11:49) - How a tweet delivered Diggs (18:12) - How the Josh Allen trade up happened (26:46) - Will low cap create more super teams (53:30) - Richard’s convo with John Lynch
Brandon Staley on Justin Herbert's game, Derwin James and Jalen Ramsey, learning from Vic Fangio, plus bonus audio of Brandon and Richard before the pod and much more in the Cris Collinsworth Podcast. 1:57 Chargers New Head Coach Brandon Staley intro 5:00 Transitioning from a defensive coordinator to head coach 9:23 Building relationships with players 13:30 Learning under Vic Fangio 16:39 Richards favorite rookie QB 20:40 Facing the Kansas City Chiefs 24:00 2021 Preview of the Los Angeles Chargers 28:00 Justin Herbert dominate rookie performance 31:38 Brandon Staley talks Sean McVay and their great friendship 35:00 Why the Chargers were a great fit for Brandon Staley 38:19 Richard and Brandon talk Terry McLaurin 41:06 Brandon and Richard talking football and Super Bowl LIV
Cris Collinsworth, Richard Sherman and George Chahrouri come together to discuss how the Super Bowl was won, the KC penalties and mistakes, non-Brady MVPs, and what's up with Russell Wilson all in this weeks of the Cris Collinsworth Podcast. (4:00) Super Bowl 55 reactions (9:47) Todd Bowles' game plan (17:55) Bucs dominate pass rush (25:50) Were Chiefs distracted by Britt Reid car accident (32:20) The Streaker and how he made bank (36:00) The impact of Chiefs calling a timeout right before half (40:20) Antonio Brown vs Tyrann Mathieu (41:59) Mike Evans and the Chiefs PI's (48:35) Bruce Arians trust in Todd Bowles (53:20) Coaching hires in-season
Jon Gruden joins Cris and Richard this week to talk about the Stafford/Goff trade, fixing the Raiders defense, can the Texans keep Deshaun Watson, Super Bowl preview, picks and props. Intro 0:00 Goff/Stafford trade - 7:00 Deshaun Watson trade value 10:25 Preview of 2021 Las Vegas Raiders - 16:05 Raiders success vs KC - 21:45 49ers vs KC: 24:30 Keys to SB LV - 26:00 SB LV picks and props - 41:00
Fred Warner joins Cris Collinsworth and Richard Sherman to talk Robert Saleh, how to defend Mahomes, rookie QBs vs vet QBs, Aaron Rodgers, is Brady the GOAT athlete, plus SB LV picks 0:00 Intro 1:18 Fred Warner and Richard Sherman join 4:59 The most bizarre season of all time 10:48 Is Patrick Mahomes too much to bet against 21:00 What would you do differently 27:21 Brady's pass to Scott Miller 32:21 Is Aaron Rodgers leaving Green Bay 35:19 Should you pay for a rookie QB 40:05 Is it over for Sam Darnold 42:00 How much is too much for Deshaun Watson 47:28 George Chahrouri joins 51:19 No excuses for Green Bay 55:22 Mahomes vs. Brady 1:02:32 Could Devin White be the X-Factor 1:05:25 GB vs. Tampa is going down in history
Richard Sherman, Cris Collinsworth and George Chahrouri discuss the results of the Wild Card games and more specifically discuss going for it or not on 4th down, when it’s the right decision and when it’s not (3:45). They also discuss the upcoming divisional round games (23:35). Rams at Packers (25:05). Browns at Chiefs (37:55). Buccaneers at Saints (51:07). Ravens at Bills (1:01:10).
Davante Adams joins Richard Sherman and Cris Collinsworth to share stories about watching Richard play in College while he was still in Highschool (1:55), talk about how the Packers are dealing with losing Bakhtiari for the playoffs while the offense is doing so well (5:40), playing and practicing in the snow (15:00), Davante and Richard share stories from when they faced each other (18:20), playing cornerback in the snow (36:10), thoughts on Doug Pederson benching Jalen Hurts (39:25), did Jordan Love play a role in Aaron Rodgers incredible 2020 season? (53:20), George Chahrouri joins to talk Wild Card Weekend lines (55:35), Colts at Bills (57:57), Rams at Seahawks (1:01:18), Buccaneers at Football Team (1:03:09), Ravens at Titans (01:06:50), Bears at Saints (1:09:50).
Xavien Howard joins Richard and Cris to talk about the incredible year that Xavien has had. They discuss playing in man coverage (4:15), the Dolphins win over the Raiders (7:20), Flores vs. Gase (11:52), whether or not 40 times are overrated (17:25), and the best WRs in the NFL (35:55). George Chahrouri joins Cris to make some week 17 picks (40:45), Cowboys vs. Giants (44:10), Bengals vs. Ravens (45:50), Dolphins vs. Bills (47:35), Packers vs. Bears (49:40).
Cris Collinsworth is joined by Brian Westbrook on this episode. Cris and Brian talk about when Terrell Owens broke his leg (3:47), Playing with Donovan McNabb (6:20), Carson Wentz benched for Jalen Hurts (7:40), Brian Westbrook’s relationship with Andy Reid (17:20), Eric Bieniemy’s coaching future (22:20), New York Jets win over the LA Rams and what that means for the Jacksonville Jaguars (25:45), George Chahrouri joins Cris to discuss the lines for Week 16 (32:32), Vikings at Saints (36:50), 49ers at Cardinals (39:00), Colts at Steelers (41:28), Rams at Seahawks (44:52), and Eagles at Cowboys (48:36).
Cris Collinsworth and Richard Sherman start off the podcast by asking Mitchell Schwartz to share some of his greatest highschool football stories (2:38). The guys go on to talk about the Kansas City Chiefs’ SB LIV ring ceremony under Covid-19 rules and regulations (6:50), Mitchell’s famous dog named cupcake (9:45), offensive line techniques and which of those translate to DB techniques (11:10), which position you would start a team with - interior defensive linemen or edge (30:30), what it’s like to block for a QB and assume where they are supposed to be (33:30), Patrick Mahomes’ $500M contract extension (37:00), and finally the guys discuss pass interference (39:30). George Chahrouri joins to talk week 15 lines (44:10). Bills at Broncos (46:45). Seahawks at Football Team (48:30). Eagles at Cardinals (50:08). Texans at Colts (54:18). Chiefs at Saints (55:52).
Cris Collinsworth and Richard Sherman start off the podcast discussing how things are going for Richard out in Arizona (2:20). They then discuss Josh Allen’s performance this year (3:42), How Mayfield, Lamar, and Josh Allen stack up (7:40), Gregg Williams fired from the Jets (16:30), Steelers first loss of the season (22:10), What if Aaron Rodgers played under center for the Chiefs? (25:30), Jalen Hurts - would you continue to start him over Carson Wentz? (27:45), Is Richard Sherman going to play in the NFL next year? (32:35), George Chahrouri joins Cris to talk week 14 lines (35:15), Patriots @ Rams (38:10), Chiefs @ Dolphins (43:15), Colts @ Raiders (49:18), Saints @ Eagles (52:18).
Cris Collinsworth dives right in on this episode and talks to Richard Sherman about his return to the football field and getting his 40th career interception (1:03). The guys continue to talk about the 49ers moving the team to Arizona to practice (2:03), Sherman gives his take on Defensive Coordinator Robert Saleh (6:23), Cris talks about being in Pittsburgh waiting for the Ravens @ Steelers game (10:18), The guys discuss the Broncos vs Saints game - specifically the QB woes that Denver dealt with (14:03), Richard shares what he learned about himself during his time off the field this year (23:48), Cris asks Richard to play GM again and asks what he would tell Bruce Arians and Tom Brady at this point in the season (28:18), George Cahrouri joins the podcast to discuss a week 13 teaser he likes (36:00).
This week, Cris Collinsworth and Richard Sherman deliver a Thanksgiving Special. In this episode, Richard gives his broad stroke take on 2020 so far (1:30). Cris shares some stories about growing up in Titusville, FL in the 70's (3:30). Richard tells Cris about how his mother's relationship within the community, in Compton, kept Richard from going down the wrong path in life (7:25). Cris asks Richard what his parents thoughts are on him addressing social issues in the country (14:30). They wouldn't have been able to record this episode without discussing Colin Kaepernick (24:25). Richard offers an example of how easy it could be for a high school student, in Compton, to be arrested on their way to their football game (29:20). Cris shares a story from his high school days when he experienced inequality (32:30). Richard tells Cris a story about a uniquely law savvy kid (36:00). Finally, Cris and Richard discuss what everyone can do to help make this world a better place for us all (37:20).
In this weeks podcast Cris Collinsworth and Richard Sherman discuss the 'Hail Murray' play made by Kyler Murray and DeAndre Hopkins (2:22). The guys also discuss Justin Jefferson having PFF's highest grade to date (6:06). Nick Chubb's choice to run out of bounds for the team win (10:38). Jalen Ramsey silencing DK Metcalf (12:40). Patriots vs. Ravens (14:15). Raiders victory lap saga (20:45). High School football stories about being petty (23:12). What do the NY Jets look like this year if they had Mahomes? (26:05). Cris asks Richard what he would start with if he were a GM of an NFL team: WR, DB, Pass Rusher or LT? (33:00). George Chahrouri joins the podcast to discuss week 11 lines with Cris (38:50). Cardinals vs. Seahawks (42:30). Titans vs. Ravens (47:08). Packers vs. Colts (52:36). Rams vs. Buccaneers (55:43).
Cris Collinsworth let’s Richard Sherman know that he thinks Andy Reid has tuned into the podcast (2:30). The guys discuss the ongoing impact that covid-19 has on the NFL (3:00). Cris talks about the balance among teams and the level of competition this year and he asks Richard why he thinks that is (6:10). Cris and Richard share stories about being under the spotlight and what kind of responsibility comes with it (9:55). Revisiting what counts as a catch and what doesn’t in the NFL (17:45). Are the New York Jets on the fast track to get Trevor Lawrence? (20:04). Tua, Kyler, Herbert, Allen who would you take? (22:30). Cris and Richard share a few golf stories (25:05). George Chahrouri joins the podcast to discuss Week 10 lines (29:30). Colts at Titans (33:00). Buccaneers at Panthers (35:45). Bills at Cardinals (38:50). Chargers at Dolphins (42:15). Seahawks at Rams (45:50).
Cris Collinsworth and Richard Sherman dive right in by breaking down the AFC (0:54) and the NFC (11:35) after 8 weeks. The guys discuss the Patriots and their cap space (20:00). Cris asks Richard to tell him something he doesn’t know about a list of the best QBs (23:00). The guys talk about the return of AB on SNF (30:14). Cris can’t help but ask Richard about his past beef with Revis (32:40). George joins the show (34:40). Clemson vs. Notre Dame (37:50). Packers vs 49ers (42:05). Ravens vs Colts (46:20). Seahawks vs Bills (49:05). Panthers vs Chiefs (53:00). Raiders vs Chargers (55:30).
Cris Collinsworth opens up this episode by giving us his top 5 teams in the NFL so far this year (00:45). Richard Sherman joins Cris (2:44). Cris asks Richard who his biggest rival is in the NFL (8:27). They talk trade deadline and speculate what might happen as the deadline quickly approaches (14:35). Did the Buccaneers make the right decision by signing Antonio Brown (17:00)? Baker Mayfield and the Cleveland Browns will look better with OBJ off the field (21:46). Cris and Richard talk some more about what they think is happening in Dallas this year (23:57). Are the Patriots missing Tom Brady right now (31:18)? Cris asks Richard, if he were the GM of the Patriots, how would he handle their situation with next year's season in mind (34:48). Get out and vote (40:31). George Chahrouri joins Cris to talk week 8 lines (41:47). Vikings at Packers (44:10). Steelers at Ravens (46:40). 49ers at Seahawks (49:48). Patriots at Buffalo (57:58) The Cris Collinsworth Podcast featuring Richard Sherman is presented by DraftKings Sportsbook. DraftKings Sportsbook is giving ALL NEW users the chance to earn a sign-up bonus up to ONE THOUSAND DOLLARS when signing up using promo code PFF.