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When the game’s done, Shawn is on! Following Rockies, Avalanche or Nuggets games, Shawn Drotar hops on early with Nick and Cecil to begin Sports Radio 104.3 The Fan’s postgame discussion. Shawn then sticks around until midnight to provides Denver’s best independent and unbiased analysis. He loves interacting with The Fan listeners on the phones or via text and serves as a pulse of the fanbase every single evening, relying on over 25 years of discussing Denver sports in radio, print and television. Listen live weeknights from 10p-12a.

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    Sandy and Shawn | Hour 3 | 05.20.22

    Play Episode Listen Later May 21, 2022 45:08

    Sandy starts Hour 3 detailing the Avs' record in the city of St. Louis in recent years now that the series moves to the Gateway to the West. He looks at a puzzling quote from Cale Makar this morning about his performance in this series.  He breaks down the importance of getting Mikko Rantanen on the score sheet. He hears from some Broncos in some interesting predicaments roster-wise to hear what they have to say about just that and how they're working to improve themselves. Sandy and Producer Ty look back at the adversity that past championship Avalanche teams have faced in light of the Game 2 loss last night before laying out why the loss of Tim Connelly might not be such a bad thing for the Nuggets. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

    Sandy and Shawn | Hour 2 | 05.20.22

    Play Episode Listen Later May 21, 2022 46:35

    Sandy opens a full Hour 2 hearing from Coach Bednar and Mackinnon to tell all of us why the series isn't over after last night's loss. Sandy is joined by our Denver7 Insider Troy Renck to discuss the state of the Broncos; a team he believes will make the playoffs this season. He discusses the state of the Broncos special teams after drafting Montrell Washington. Sandy stays on the topic of the Broncos to discuss the joint practices with the Cowboys that are happening over the summer. He considers the Avs lineup going into Game 3 and considering what Coach Bednar is saying, we should probably expect some changes. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

    Sandy and Shawn | Hour 1 | 05.20.22

    Play Episode Listen Later May 21, 2022 15:28

    Sandy opens an abbreviated Hour 1 of our show recapping Game 2 of… the Western Conference Finals between the Golden State Warriors and the Dallas Mavericks. He also looks at other Game 2's in the Stanley Cup Playoffs happening as he looks back at last night's loss to the Blues. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

    Sandy and Shawn | Hour 3 | 05.19.22

    Play Episode Listen Later May 20, 2022 31:30

    Sandy takes a call from a worried caller and he takes some time to try and calm down the panicking Avs fans about this one loss. He listens to what Coach Bednar had to say after tonight's loss. He is joined by our own Mat Smith to discuss what went wrong for the Avs. Sandy puts a bow on the show. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

    Sandy and Shawn | Hour 2 | 05.19.22

    Play Episode Listen Later May 20, 2022 19:55

    Sandy is joined by CBS4's Justin Adams to get the opinion of a former college football player in the drama that has been stirred up by Nick Saban from Alabama over the use of NIL in recruiting. He also gives his take on the expectations for the Broncos this year.   See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

    Sandy and Shawn | Hour 1 | 05.19.22

    Play Episode Listen Later May 20, 2022 42:17

    Sandy opens the show recapping how Game 2 of the Avalanche game against the St Louis Blues is going for the good guys. He addresses the firestorm that Nick Saban has kicked up around the subject of NIL and recruiting. Sandy is joined by Denverfan.com's Jake Shapiro to get an intermission report on Game 2. They also debate the state of the Nuggets with the news that their architect is looking at other opportunities. Sandy returns to give a brief update on Game 2. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

    Sandy and Shawn | Hour 3 | 05.18.22

    Play Episode Listen Later May 19, 2022 49:49

    Sandy Clough hears from Coach Bednar, the Captain, and the man of the hour: Josh Manson after their win last night. He discusses the mental toughness that the Avs have built up in light of their resilience in the late minutes of the game. He discusses the game winning goal from all angles and Josh Manson's journey to this point. He talks about the huge missed opportunity by the Blues after dropping Game 1 to the Avs. He discusses Pat Surtain's status as one of the best young players in the NFL after PFF's rankings come out. To wrap up the show, he talks about the difficulty of winning in the second round of the Stanley Cup Playoffs. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

    Sandy and Shawn | Hour 2 | 05.18.22

    Play Episode Listen Later May 19, 2022 46:46

    Sandy Clough recaps some of the action going on around the Stanley cup playoffs before he is joined by Denverfan.com's James Merilatt. They chat about the ongoing game in the Battle of Alberta while they scout a possible future opponent for the Avs. They look at the state of the Avs' series with the St. Louis Blues. Sandy gets James' thoughts on the big news that the Nuggets could lose the services of Tim Connelly. Sandy follows up on his conversation with James Merilatt about the possible departure of Tim Connelly and what that will mean to the Nuggets organization. He takes some time to credit the unusual suspects that were key to the Avs' big win over the Blues in Game 1. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

    Sandy and Shawn | Hour 1 | 05.18.22

    Play Episode Listen Later May 19, 2022 33:51

    Sandy Clough recaps the rout in Game One of the Western Conference Final as he comments on Klay's injury and what we can expect from Murray. He compares the Warriors' season to the season the Avalanche have had. He is joined by Dr. Rick Perea from Thinkone4you to break down how teams in the draft evaluate players from the head up. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

    Sandy and Shawn | Hour 3 | 05.17.22

    Play Episode Listen Later May 18, 2022 31:13

    Sandy Clough gives an overview of the Avs' very close call in Game 1 against the Blues before he takes a call from a couple of happy fans to chat about the game. He is joined by our very own Darren “DMac” McKee to break down the Avalanche victory. He is joined by our own Mat Smith to take a deep dive into the Avs Game 1 victory. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

    Sandy and Shawn | Hour 2 | 05.17.22

    Play Episode Listen Later May 18, 2022 33:12

    Sandy Clough opens Hour 2 commenting on the ongoing Avalanche Game 1 in progress against the St. Louis Blues. He takes a look at the Broncos schedule and he examines what a successful season for the Broncos looks like. He recaps the Avalanche game in real time and in overtime, warts and all. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

    Sandy and Shawn | Hour 1 | 05.17.22

    Play Episode Listen Later May 18, 2022 26:20

    Sandy Clough opens the show recapping the opening game of the Avs' Round 2 series with the St. Louis Blues. He is joined by Denverfan.com's Will Petersen to discuss the game through two periods. He notes the similarities between this one and Game 2 of the last series against the Preds. He thinks that the difficulty the Avs are facing is a good thing for them in the long run. They talk about the state of the NFL after ESPN's power index came out. Sandy does some commentating on Game 1 of the Avs' series with the Blues.   See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

    Sandy and Shawn | Hour 3 | 05.16.22

    Play Episode Listen Later May 17, 2022 47:21

    Sandy is joined by our Rockies Insider, Patrick Saunders, to discuss the Rockies' late game collapse against the San Francisco Giants. They discuss the woes that the pitching staff is going through and the long term outlook with Antonio Senzatela's back issue. Sandy talks about Montrell Washington's role with the team and how that affects KJ Hamler going forward. He discusses the happenings of Round 1 of the Stanley Cup Playoffs, particularly the strangeness surrounding the goalies, before previewing Round 2 against the Blues. Sandy takes a look at the rapidly rising rates of NFL franchises over the years with the Broncos sale looming. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

    Sandy and Shawn | Hour 2 | 05.16.22

    Play Episode Listen Later May 17, 2022 44:10

    Sandy Clough discusses the carbon copy collapses from the Rockies before he is joined by our brand new senior Broncos writer, Andrew Mason, to question what constitutes a good season for the Denver Broncos. He breaks down the Broncos' schedule compared to the rest of the AFC West while he previews the playoff race. Sandy hears from Coach Evero's press conference over the weekend to discuss the pass rush and Nik Bonitto. Then he hears some cuts from Coach Stukes and he points out exactly why special teams matters to these guys coming out of college. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

    Sandy and Shawn | Hour 1 | 05.16.22

    Play Episode Listen Later May 17, 2022 47:00

    Sandy Clough goes it alone tonight and the rest of the week. He takes us around the Denver sports starting with the Avalanche, who are still waiting to start their round two series against the St. Louis Blues. He listens to what Coach Outten has to say about the Broncos' shiny new rookie tight end Greg Dulcich. He previews Round 2 of the Stanley Cup Playoffs for the Avalanche on the eve of the big night. He takes some time to discuss the never ending legal saga between Altitude and Comcast. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

    Sandy and Shawn | Hour 3 | 05.13.22

    Play Episode Listen Later May 14, 2022 42:57

    Sandy and Shawn are joined by our Rockies insider, Patrick Saunders of the Denver Post, to discuss the latest Rockies loss to the Kansas City Royals. He breaks down the woes that the Rockies' rotation has been through this season. They hear from the Broncos' potential number one TE, Greg Dulcich, who addresses the big knock on him coming out of college. They hear from the Broncos' top '22 Draft pick, Nik Bonitto, who gives us his impressions of his new position coach and he also explains the differences in the he's running from college to now. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

    Sandy and Shawn | Hour 2 | 05.13.22

    Play Episode Listen Later May 14, 2022 50:17

    Sandy and Shawn go into Hour Two discussing the good vibrations in Broncos Country after the schedule release. The NFL has a 50 percent rate of turnover across the entire league, they look at the teams that had some of the most change. They look at the Broncos schedule and they think that Russell Wilson needs to be a top 5 QB if the Broncos can get anywhere they want to go. They are joined by our Denver7 Broncos insider Troy Renck to discuss the Jerry Jeudy situation. They also discuss the rookies' performance in their very first day of minicamp and his impressions of the Broncos after seeing their schedule. They question why there have been so many people who were arguing against Jokic winning the MVP award. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

    Sandy and Shawn | Hour 1 | 05.13.22

    Play Episode Listen Later May 14, 2022 46:09

    Sandy and Shawn start the show talking about how real the NFL season feels at the moment now that the schedule has been released and they discuss the road ahead of Coach Hackett. One of the bumps in the road ahead is the arrest of Jerry Jeudy, which the guys think is A) A really dumb situation the parties involved got themselves into and B) A learning experience for Coach Hackett and the rest of the rookies. They discuss the next obstacle in the road to the Stanley Cup for the Avs, they preview the series versus the St. Louis Blues. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

    Sandy and Shawn | Hour 3 | 05.12.22

    Play Episode Listen Later May 13, 2022 44:55

    Sandy and Shawn start Hour Three discussing Russell Wilsons chances at getting MVP honors this season. They look at the national attention that the Broncos are getting leading into the season, especially after six years of irrelevance. Byron Allen is still in the mix for the ownership of the Broncos, Sandy and Shawn wonder if he still even has a chance. Now that we know who the Avalanche play now, Sandy and Shawn preview their Round 2 series against the St Louis Blues. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

    Sandy and Shawn | Hour 2 | 05.12.22

    Play Episode Listen Later May 13, 2022 44:00

    Sandy and Shawn begin Hour Two carrying over their conversation about Jerry Jeudy's arrest today. They break down the ramifications that this has for the Broncos' upcoming season and for Nathaniel Hackett's mettle as the Head Coach. Shawn got the opportunity to talk to CBS4's Justin Adams to discuss the Broncos' slate of games that was released today. They also discuss the biggest news of the Broncos' day, the arrest of Jerry Jeudy. Sandy and Shawn react to the St Louis Blues advancing to face off against the Avalanche in Round 2. The Avalanche will have one of their most important pieces back for Round 2 versus the Blues. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

    Sandy and Shawn | Hour 1 | 05.12.22

    Play Episode Listen Later May 13, 2022 49:40

    Sandy and Shawn start the show discussing the NFL's schedule release and the slate handed to the Broncos. They are joined by Denverfan.com's Jake Shapiro to discuss the Broncos' schedule. He thinks that the frontloading of primetime games on the Broncos schedule is a hint that the networks might not be sold on the Broncos. He gives his thoughts on the big news of the day, the arrest of Jerry Jeudy. They look at the incremental changes that could be going on for the Broncos this season, they think that we'll find out what this team is in the early going of the season. They react to the Stanley Cup Playoffs from the Avs' next opponent, the St. Louis Blues, to the Toronto Maple Leafs doing what they do best: choke in the playoffs. They discuss the big news of the day for the Broncos, the arrest of Jerry Jeudy. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

    Sandy and Shawn | Hour 3 | 05.11.22

    Play Episode Listen Later May 12, 2022 44:49

    Sandy and Shawn hear from NFL Network's Bucky Brooks who believes that despite all of the excitement the Broncos have had this offseason, the Broncos are still the bottom of the AFC West. They hear from the back to back MVP Nikola Jokic and they discuss the Joker's place with the all-time greats. They also hear from Broncos CB Ronald Darby and they wonder if he can walk the walk after saying that he wants to create more turnovers. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

    Sandy and Shawn | Hour 2 | 05.11.22

    Play Episode Listen Later May 12, 2022 50:00

    Sandy and Shawn start Hour Two discussing the rest of the ongoing Round 1 series going on in the Stanley Cup playoffs, from Kaprizov's dominance to Sidney Crosby's injury. They are joined by Denverfan.com's James Merilatt to discuss who the greatest obstacle is for the Avalanche in the playoffs, one of the other teams or themselves? They discuss the expectations for the Avalanche and the greatness of Cale Makar. They see the young rising teams in the western conference this year and they question if they Nuggets window is closing. The Broncos' rookie numbers came out today and a former Bronco took issue with a rookie taking his number. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

    Sandy and Shawn | Hour 1 | 05.11.22

    Play Episode Listen Later May 12, 2022 47:34

    Sandy and Shawn kick off the show talking about the NFL's schedule release tomorrow. They look forward to the game in Seattle this upcoming season whilst looking back at the last time the Broncos played the Seahawks. They hear from KJ Hamler today about his recovery from his torn ACL. They are joined by our Rockies Insider Patrick Saunders of the Denver Post to discuss the Rox loss to the true owners of the team, the San Francisco Giants. They congratulate Nikola Jokic on his MVP award finally being officially announced and they compare Joker's season to Giannis and Embiid. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

    Sandy and Shawn | Hour 3 | 05.10.22

    Play Episode Listen Later May 11, 2022 52:01

    Sandy and Shawn take a look-see at the continuously rising price tag for the ownership of the Denver Broncos and they come to the only conclusion that makes sense. They put the prospective $5 Billion purchase of the team into perspective. They listen to some advice the original Coach Hackett told our own Coach Hackett and they make it clear that creativity is the name of the game for the Broncos this season. They are joined by our Rockies Insider Patrick Saunders to break down their loss tonight. They pay tribute to the late Bob Lanier. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

    Sandy and Shawn | Hour 2 | 05.10.22

    Play Episode Listen Later May 11, 2022 44:39

    Sandy and Shawn discuss how the Nuggets can work to get Jokic a ring after his back-to-back MVP awards. They are joined by Denverfan.com's Will Petersen who gives his two cents about how the Nuggets can build around Jokic. He thinks that the Nuggets should do whatever they can to get out from under MPJ's contract. It's been a crazy offseason, not just for QB's but for WR's as well, are receivers the RB's? They look at the position the Broncos' pass catchers are in this upcoming season. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

    Sandy and Shawn | Hour 1 | 05.10.22

    Play Episode Listen Later May 11, 2022 48:08

    Sandy and Shawn start the show putting a bow on the Avs' Round 1 series sweep over the Nashville Predators. They question whether or not too much rest is a problem for the Avalanche after sweeping the Preds. They discuss the benefits of the mental break that the Avs' will get after sweeping their series. They look at the hype behind the Broncos and they try to temper the lofty expectations that some have for the team. They saw Joel Embiid's performance tonight and Sandy goes off on the supposed MVP candidate. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

    Sandy and Shawn | Hour 3 | 05.09.22

    Play Episode Listen Later May 10, 2022 41:20

    Sandy and Shawn are joined by our very own Darren “DMac” McKee, live from Nashville to break down Game 4 and tell some stories from music city. They listen to Coach Bednar's press conference after the sweep. They are joined by our own Mat Smith to cap off the series and the show. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

    Sandy and Shawn | Hour 2 | 05.09.22

    Play Episode Listen Later May 10, 2022 24:30

    Sandy and Shawn open Hour 2 pointing out the elite company that Jokic now keeps after his 2nd MVP award. They talk about the highway robbery deal that brought Devon Toews to the Avalanche as they commentate on the Avs' Game 4 matchup against the Nashville Predators. They react live to the Avalanche sweeping the Predators. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

    Sandy and Shawn | Hour 1 | 05.09.22

    Play Episode Listen Later May 10, 2022 47:00

    Sandy and Shawn start the show talking about the events of the weekend, namely Darcy Kuemper's unfortunate luck with equipment. They break down why it's so important that the Avalanche wrap up their series with Nashville tonight. Sandy gushes over the magnificent play of Cale Makar in the playoffs so far. They are joined by CBS4's Romi Bean to gush over Cale Makar and discuss what a possible loss means to the Avalanche. They discuss Nikola Jokic's back to back MVP honors. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

    Sandy and Shawn | Hour 3 | 05.06.22

    Play Episode Listen Later May 7, 2022 46:15

    Sandy and Shawn open Hour Three discussing the NFL's decades long effort of getting a foothold across the pond. Shawn unveils his interview with Colum Cronin, the host of The Irish NFL Show, to talk about the Broncos' upcoming game in London. He gives his thoughts on the Broncos' moves in Free Agency and the Draft. Sandy reacts to Colum Cronin's interview with Shawn, and he is very impressed with the wealth of knowledge that Colum possesses in spite of the major time difference. They preview the Avs' Game 3 on the road in Nashville tomorrow. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

    Sandy and Shawn | Hour 2 | 05.06.22

    Play Episode Listen Later May 7, 2022 46:45

    Sandy and Shawn open Hour Two discussing the upcoming rookie minicamps. They are joined by Denver7's Troy Renck to discuss the critical years coming up for Jerry Jeudy and Bradley Chubb. He tells us who his favorite Broncos draft pick of the '22 class was. Sandy and Shawn look at the roster overhaul that the Nuggets need to do this upcoming offseason. They take a hard look at Dre'Mont Jones' performance in past season and they question if they've seen everything there is to his game or if he can finally break out. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

    Sandy and Shawn | Hour 1 | 05.06.22

    Play Episode Listen Later May 7, 2022 48:17

    Sandy and Shawn kick things off discussing what it means that the Broncos are now George Paton's team instead of John Elway's. Sandy looks back at the past of Paton and he looks at how they inform his decision making with the Broncos now. They give their day after thoughts on the Avs' hard fought Game 2 win over the Nashville Predators. They look at the Avalanche roster and they see quite a few future Hall of Famers on the roster. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

    Sandy and Shawn | Hour 3 | 05.05.22

    Play Episode Listen Later May 6, 2022 22:25

    Sandy and Shawn come out of the Fan's Postgame Show with our Avalanche insider, Adrian Dater from Colorado Hockey Now.com, to react to the Avs' challenging Game 2 victory over the Nashville Predators. Everybody wants to talk about the big win, Sandy and Shawn are joined by our very own Darren “DMac” McKee to react to the Avs' Game 2 win.   See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

    Sandy and Shawn | Hour 2 | 05.05.22

    Play Episode Listen Later May 6, 2022 43:07

    Sandy and Shawn start Hour Two discussing the Avalanche game against the Predators in its closing period. They pivot to the ongoing bidding for ownership of the Broncos as they begin to host them. The Avalanche are going to overtime in Game 2, Sandy and Shawn react and break it down. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

    Sandy and Shawn | Hour 1 | 05.05.22

    Play Episode Listen Later May 6, 2022 49:27

    Sandy and Shawn kick things off commenting on the Avs' game 2 tilt against the Predators in progress. They are joined by CBS4 Denver's Justin Adams to question why the Nuggets haven't made getting more shooters the top priority when they have Jokic on the roster. He gives his thoughts on the Broncos' brand-new rookie TE Greg Dulcich's strengths and weaknesses. He has a surprising favorite pick of the Broncos class of '22. They get Peyton Manning's two cents on Russell Wilson's transition to Denver under the tutelage of Coach Hackett. There's been a lot of turnover on the D-Line, should we expect some regression? See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

    Sandy and Shawn | Hour 3 | 05.04.22

    Play Episode Listen Later May 5, 2022 44:15

    Sandy and Shawn project who they think will be the top rookie contributor for the Broncos this year, will it be Nik Bonitto? Greg Dulcich? Maybe even Damarri Mathis. They look at what they excluded from the Class of '22 and they speculate that maybe the Broncos won't really use ILB's that much. They look at all of the positions on the team that now have to earn their keep. They look at the damage the 2nd line did to the Predators with Gabriel Landeskog and they ask if there's any rush to get the top line back together. They preview Game 2 and they confront the Predators for using goon tactics. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

    Sandy and Shawn | Hour 2 | 05.04.22

    Play Episode Listen Later May 5, 2022 48:06

    Sandy and Shawn talk about tonight's Rockies victory before they are joined by Denverfan.com's James Merilatt. He is baffled at the Nuggets' fear of expectations when he was listening to Michael Malone's press conference today. He reiterates why he thinks that Michael Malone isn't the man to take the Nuggets to the promised land. The Athletic wrote up an article giving their predictions for each team's top rookie, Sandy and Shawn give us theirs for the Broncos. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

    Sandy and Shawn | Hour 1 | 05.04.22

    Play Episode Listen Later May 5, 2022 49:16

    Sandy and Shawn kick things off talking about the Broncos' receivers and the expectations for Jerry Jeudy. They discuss what the upcoming trip the Broncos are taking across the pond means to the organization. They look at the way Nazem Kadri is officiated and how he will be baited by Nashville in the coming games since he can't fight back. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

    Sandy and Shawn | Hour 3 | 05.03.22

    Play Episode Listen Later May 4, 2022 37:29

    Sandy and Shawn are joined by our own DMac to break down all aspects of the Avs' dominant win over the Preds. He thinks that the lines are great as they are, he doesn't think Landeskog needs to come back up to the top line. They are also joined by our own Mat Smith who believes that the Avs were waiting for this moment. Sandy and Shawn think that the Avalanche could and maybe should put Kurtis MacDermid into the lineup for Game 2 to keep the Predators in check. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

    Sandy and Shawn | Hour 2 | 05.03.22

    Play Episode Listen Later May 4, 2022 24:09

    Sandy and Shawn take some time away from the Avs game to question why the Broncos didn't address some of the roster's gaps in the Draft. They discuss the value of a good offensive line for a team's Super Bowl aspirations in light of the Bengals and Chiefs losses in the past couple of Super Bowls.  See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

    Sandy and Shawn | Hour 1 | 05.03.22

    Play Episode Listen Later May 4, 2022 48:03

    Sandy and Shawn come out firing like the Avs talking about the 5-0 lead they've built up on the Preds… in the first period as the second period goes on. They look ahead to Game 2 and they discuss that maybe the Avs should include MacDermid in the lineup. Sandy and Shawn are joined by Denverfan.com's Will Petersen to comment on the game. After two periods and 6 goals, he's now on Kadri watch, he wants to see if he will keep his head with the inevitable Nashville goonery. He's impressed with the lack of rust with this team coming into the playoffs. They comment on the marathon overtime game between the Pittsburgh Penguins and the New York Rangers before discussing the Florida Panthers' loss. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

    Sandy and Shawn | Hour 3 | 05.02.22

    Play Episode Listen Later May 3, 2022 45:43

    Sandy and Shawn head into the Final Hour discussing the rookie set to make the biggest impact for the team, TE Greg Dulcich. They push back on the idea that this was a disappointing draft, telling us the value of GM's who go out and get their guys as opposed to settling for the table scraps. They take an overdue listen to Jamal Murray's comments at his end of the year press conference to finally put the Murray fiasco to rest. They talk about the roller coaster season that the Rockies have been having lately and they give some credit where it's due. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

    Sandy and Shawn | Hour 2 | 05.02.22

    Play Episode Listen Later May 3, 2022 47:18

    Sandy and Shawn enter Hour Two discussing the ground gained between the Chiefs and Broncos before they are joined by CBS4 Denver's Romi Bean. She thinks that a lot of Elway's players are officially on notice after this draft. She's a little disappointed that the team didn't address the offensive line, but she doesn't really mind holding off of a linebacker. They discuss the Avs' chances of winning their series against the Predators. They wonder if Girard or Manson or both will suit up for the playoffs as they project the playoff roster. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

    Sandy and Shawn | Hour 1 | 05.02.22

    Play Episode Listen Later May 3, 2022 47:42

    Sandy and Shawn kick things off discussing the Broncos' draft. Sandy believes that regardless of the grades that have been coming out, this draft is a success if Russell Wilson works out. They both think that some of Elway's guys are not long for Denver after Paton picked guys like Bonitto, Dulcich, and Washington. They look at the decision to pass on Nakobe Dean and they have to wonder if the Broncos made a mistake by passing on him. They preview Game 1 against the Nashville Predators tomorrow night. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

    Sandy and Shawn | Hour 3 | 04.29.22

    Play Episode Listen Later Apr 30, 2022 46:49

    Sandy and Shawn and Cecil discuss the culture that George Paton is building with the Broncos. Shawn looks at the state of the Broncos and what George Paton is building and he makes the argument that the Broncos need to think about winning big now. Cecil gives us a little sneak peek at the hidden gems left on Draft Day 3. Sandy premieres the Recovery of the Week, highlighting the marvelous night put together by Broncos General Manager George Paton. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

    Sandy and Shawn | Hour 2 | 04.29.22

    Play Episode Listen Later Apr 30, 2022 47:43

    Sandy and Shawn (and Cecil) discuss the effect that the Rams have had around the league at large with all of the big splashy trades in this year's draft. Shawn thinks that this may be the new norm for the drafts to come. James Merilatt's article got them thinking about running backs, Cecil and Sandy debate about Javonte Williams' workload. They listen to what George Paton had to say about trading in the draft and they count their blessings that the Broncos have George Paton as their GM. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

    Sandy and Shawn | Hour 1 | 04.29.22

    Play Episode Listen Later Apr 30, 2022 48:02

    Sandy and Shawn… and Cecil come out raving about the great second day of the 2022 draft that George Paton is putting together for the Broncos. They break down what the selections of Greg Dulcich and Nik Bonitto mean for the offense and defense. They look ahead toward the Broncos' consecutive picks in Round 4 for the Broncos and they discuss the possibility of a hybrid ILB for the team. They come out of the break discussing who will be the starting Tight End on opening day, Albert O or Greg Dulcich? They listen to what Broncos General Manager George Paton and Head Coach Nathaniel Hackett have to say after putting together a great Day 2. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

    Sandy and Shawn | Hour 2 | 04.28.22

    Play Episode Listen Later Apr 29, 2022 46:40

    Sandy and Shawn wonder what a “Russell Wilson Offense” actually looks like, will it be like when Peyton Manning came to Denver? They discuss the Broncos' draft strategy now that the first round is done. They listen to what ESPN's Jeff Legwold has to say about this year's Draft and the guys believe even more that George Paton will stock up on picks for next year. They also take a look at the talent available to the Broncos in the supposed “sweet spot” of the draft. They discuss the poor play of Darcy Kuemper and the rest of the team as the Avalanche roll into the playoffs. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

    Sandy and Shawn | Hour 1 | 04.28.22

    Play Episode Listen Later Apr 29, 2022 15:03

    Sandy and Shawn start off commenting about the final moments of the Avs' game against the Nashville Predators. They briefly return from The Fan's Postgame to discuss the first round of the NFL Draft and if the needle has moved at all in the AFC West. They talk abbot the added pressure and expectations for the WR corps with the addition of Russell Wilson. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

    Sandy and Shawn | Hour 3 | 04.27.22

    Play Episode Listen Later Apr 28, 2022 22:59

    Sandy and Shawn return from The Fan's Postgame to provide a postmortem on the Nuggets' 2021-2022 season. They break down the greatness of Nikola Jokic in comparison to some of the all-time greats' feats in the playoffs. They look at the future of Jokic on the Nuggets, and that future looks bright. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

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