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(1:30) Peter King & Paul Burmeister recap Week 6 and discuss Peter's Top 12 QB through the first third of the season(37:30) Seth Wickersham joins Peter to discuss his book "It's Better To Be Feared: The New England Patriots and the World They Made" about the Brady-Belichick Pats
(1:40) Peter King &Paul Burmeister react to Jon Gruden resigning as head coach of the Raiders and fallout from it.(17:05) Peter & Paul react to Week 5, including Lamar Jackson's comeback, the Packers wild win over the Bengals, and the best teams in the NFL right now.(29:20) Andrew Beaton of the Wall Street Journal joins to the show to discuss his reporting on Jon Gruden's emails that eventually led to the end of his coaching tenure with the Raiders.
Peter King wraps up a memorable night in Foxboro and shares his 1-on-1 conversation with Tom Brady after his triumphant return to New England. Peter and Paul also recap the other big games in the NFL Week 4, including a statement win by the Cardinals. Then, Boston Globe columnist Dan Shaughnessy chats with Peter about Brady's return and the Red Sox making the playoffs.
(1:00) Peter King & Paul Burmeister discuss the Dolphins trading bonanza, praise for the 49ers for keeping things quiet, the schedule release, and the NFLPA pushing its players to stay away for offseason workouts(47:30) Packers WR Davante Adams contemplates life after Aaron Rodgers, what bugs him the most about losing to the Bucs in the NFCCG, and the good work he's doing with 'Building Better Lives'
(1:00) Peter King and Paul Burmeister recap the NFL Draft and discuss what happens next in the Aaron Rodgers saga(36:10) #1 overall pick Trevor Lawrence talks with Peter about becoming the face of the Jacksonville Jaguars(46:15) 49ers head coach Kyle Shanahan on what went into the selection of Trey Lance
(0:30) Peter King & Paul Burmeister discuss Trey Lance's Pro Day and some of the challenges facing teams and scouts as the Draft approaches.(12:45) Peter Schrager from NFL Network and Fox Sports joins Peter to preview the first round of the Draft and go through each team and their likely options(48:20) Anthony Gonzalez, former Colts WR and current Ohio Congressman, discusses the legislation he plans to introduce surrounding the Name, Image, and Likeness issue in college athletics.
(1:00) Peter King & Paul Burmeister ponder what the Falcons might do with the 4th overall pick, and discuss Julian Edelman's career after the Patriots WR announced his retirement.(28:15) John Beck, QB coach for Zach Wilson, Justin Fields, and Trey Lance, talks about his 3 pupils - all of whom are expected to go in the 1st round.
(1:00) Peter King and Paul Burmeister analyze the big trade between the Jets and Panthers, which sent Sam Darnold to Carolina. Also, the guys react to the controversial comments surrounding Justin Fields(33:30) ESPN's NFL Draft analyst Mel Kiper Jr takes a trip down memory lane, and breaks down some of the top prospects in this year's draft.
(2:30) Peter King & Paul Burmeister break down the 49ers-Dolphins trade, as well as the Dolphins-Eagles trade and all the ramifications the moves will have on the draft(29:55) Jaguars head coach Urban Meyer on Trevor Lawrence, learning from Tom Brady, and why there's "zero chance" he returns to coach college football
(1:25) Peter King and Paul Burmeister discuss the impact of Deshaun Watson's legal troubles on the rest of the league as it relates to the QB position(25:35) Former Chiefs GM and Patriots front office exec Scott Pioli on Bill Belichick's process and decision-making, and why the New England dynasty deserves more credit.(54:35) Richard Deitsch from The Athletic on the NFL's new TV deal
(1:20) Peter King & Paul Burmeister break down the first 24 hours of free agency(25:30) Agent Drew Rosenhaus on making deals with Belichick, signing his big clients Jonnu Smith & Rob Gronkowski, and why the opening of this free agency period was so unique(41:20) Patriots Insider Tom Curran on the Pats making an uncharacteristically big splash in free agency
(0:40) Peter King & Paul Burmeister analyze the Dak Prescott contract, and what it means for the QB market moving forward(21:20) Packers coach Matt LaFleur on Green Bay's uncertain offseason, and what he should've done differently with Aaron Rodgers at the end of the NFC title game(41:40) Lions GM Brad Holmes on the task of turning Detroit around
Peter King & Paul Burmeister dive into some of the stories from Peter's FMIA column, including getting to know BYU QB Zach Wilson, the future of Russell Wilson in Seattle, and JJ Watt signing with the Cardinals.Then, Peter's full conversation with Zach Wilson, who is expected to be one of the first QBs taken in April's Draft.
Former NFL executives Mike Tannenbaum & Ernie Accorsi discuss the QB movement that's expected this offseason(8:00) Tannenbaum on how he would handle the Deshaun Watson situation if he were in Nick Caserio's shoes(35:50) Accorsi on the history of QB trades. Plus, a remembrance of Marty Schottenheimer
(1:00) Peter King reacts to JJ Watt being cut by the Texans, and the market for Carson Wentz(9:25) Vikings WR Justin Jefferson on his incredible rookie year(26:25) Panthers RB Christian McCaffrey on taking care of his body(40:40) Chargers RB Austin Ekeler on playing with Justin Herbert
Peter King speaks with a trio of Bucs coaches in the immediate aftermath of their Super Bowl LV victory(6:35) Byron Leftwich on working with Tom Brady and getting confused for Todd Bowles(35:00) Bruce Arians on his journey from thinking he'd never get a head coach job to becoming a Super Bowl champ(47:30) Todd Bowles on why this was his best gameplan (that worked)
(1:00) Peter King reacts to the Stafford-Goff trade, speculates that we could be waiting on a Deshaun Watson deal for a long time, and makes his Super Bowl pick.(9:30) Chiefs GM Brett Veach on building a potential dynasty in Kansas City(44:15) Giants RB Saquon Barkley on his video game tournament, rehabbing his knee, and a bright outlook for the Giants
(5:30) Bucs GM Jason Licht on the impact of Tom Brady, and constructing a roster that's one win away from a Super Bowl title(35:20) Chris Simms breaks down the 3 goal-to-go plays that preceded Matt LaFleur's ill-fated decision to kick a FG in the NFC Championship Game.(56:15) Jets head coach Robert Saleh on his inspiring story to take up coaching, his defensive philosophy, and message to Jets fans
Rams defensive coordinator Brandon Staley on coaching Aaron Donald, Jalen Ramsey, and why playing QB at Dayton was such a valuable step in his career. Then Rich Eisen pops by to discuss s great Wild Card weekend and look ahead to the Divisional round.
Peter King discusses how Doug Pederson messed up Week 17 for him and the Eagles. Aditi Kinkhabwala from NFL Network talks about the Browns COVID-19 outbreak that will keep Kevin Stefanski from coaching in the Wild Card round against Pittsburgh. Finally, Dr. Allen Sills gives the latest on how the NFL is dealing with the pandemic.
Peter King speaks with Jamal Adams about finally making the playoffs, and why the Seahawks got the better of the trade with the Jets. Then Colts coach Frank Reich discusses getting over a tough loss to the Steelers, the prospect of missing the playoffs at 11-5, and coaching Philip Rivers.
Peter King speaks with Ravens all-world kicker Justin Tucker on his game-winner vs the Browns, and the art of kicking. Plus, Steve Kornacki from NBC News on his Patriots fandom, the craziness of election night, and learning from Tim Russert
Peter King speaks with Greg Cosell from NFL Films about the benching of Carson Wentz and what to expect from Jalen Hurts. Then Mike Sando from The Athletic joins to discuss why the Giants making the playoffs might be a bad thing, why running backs might have a tough time making the Hall of Fame, and more.
Peter King shares his conversations with some of Week 13's biggest newsmakers(1:50) Browns DE Myles Garrett on the Browns big win over the Titans(8:35) Giants DL Leonard Williams on the Giants shocking upset over the Seahawks(15:15) 49ers GM John Lynch on the wild, rocky season thus far for San Francisco, which has taken them to Arizona
(3:10) Peter peels back the curtain on his FMIA column writing process, including his in-depth conversation with Patrick Mahomes after his incredible comeback win vs the Raiders(14:10) Washington QB Alex Smith opens up about his improbable comeback from a life-threatening leg injury(42:35) Steelers WR JuJu Smith-Schuster on his dog, celebrating his birthday with a TD dance, and the undefeated Steelers
(2:20) Peter peels back the curtain on how the NFL is dealing with the latest COVID-19 spikes around the country(5:20) NFL Executive VP of Football Operations Troy Vincent on the possibility of an expanded postseason, and the incentives for NFL franchises to develop minority coaches and executives(33:25) Dolphins edge rusher Emmanuel Ogbah on his unique path from Nigeria to the NFL, playing with Patrick Mahomes, playing for Brian Flores, and being teammates with Tua Tagovailoa
(1:30) Peter King marvels at how the Saints & 49ers have stayed afloat and explains why they are so intriguing over the next couple weeks(7:10) Mike Tirico on NFL power rankings, Trevor Lawrence, and NFL COVID(37:20) Tyler Tynes from The Ringer on the frustration of black football coaches at every level
(2:50) Peter King reflects on his conversation with Bruce Arians about the signing of Antonio Brown(8:30) Fox's Joe Buck on his crazy October of calling NFL and MLB games nearly every day(46:25) Jason Fitzgerald of overthecap.com on why the trade deadline is different this year because the salary cap will drop for 2021
(1:00) Peter King explains why he agrees with the Dolphins decision to name Tua Tagovailoa the starter moving forward.(6:55) Cris Collinsworth talks about the role that advanced analytics plays in today's game(51:45) Former Falcons GM Thomas Dimitroff on getting fired by Atlanta, and what's next for him
(1:15) Peter King reacts to the Titans decisive victory over the Bills, and how Tennessee pulled it together after 2 weeks of COVID outbreak-related delays.(8:45) Ed Werder on Dak Prescott's injury, and what's next for the Cowboys QB(27:25) Dan Orlovsky on Jimmy G, what system would be best for Deshaun Watson, Browns/Steelers, and plenty more
Another wild week, from a veteran QB fairy tale to the first COVID crisis of the regular season.(4:50) Dr. Allen Sills, the NFL's Chief Medical Officer, discusses the Titans COVID-19 outbreak and how the situation will be handled moving forward.(20:30) Dolphins QB Ryan Fitzpatrick on enjoying football and enjoying life(44:15) Bruce Gradkowski on Carson Wentz's struggles and grading QBs for PFF