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Join former NFL Pro Bowler Eric Wood as he transitions into the next part of his life. Sports, business, music; you can expect it all as Eric is joined by a compelling guest each episode.

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    Ep 106 - Prepare for Greatness with Rick Pitino

    Play Episode Listen Later Oct 18, 2021 44:00

    College basketball coach Rick Pitino joins the show today. Rick has coached three different schools to a Final Four, spent time as HC in the NBA and is the currently the head coach for Iona College. Rick has had an up-and-down story, but his life lessons of perseverance should teach everyone something. Topics include: (2:00-3:20) - Growing up in New York (3:20-9:10) - The first step of changing a culture at a program (9:10-12:50) - Defining characteristics of a good basketball team (12:50-16:30) - Humility (16:30-19:30) - Coaching different types of basketball players (19:30-23:30) - What your most proud of? (23:30-29:00) - What made 2013 UL team special? (29:00-33:36) - Holding yourself accountable as a coach (33:36-36:00) - Winning a KY Derby or Final Four? And much more. Rate, review and subscribe to the show today! For more information about our sponsors today: https://punchdenergy.com To get 20% off your order, use the code: EricWood20

    Ep 105 - Stop Living on Autopilot with Antonio Neves

    Play Episode Listen Later Oct 11, 2021 52:51

    Antonio Neves is an author, internationally recognized speaker, podcast host, award winning broadcast journalist and in-demand success coach. On the show today, Antonio teaches Eric about having success in all areas of life, including lessons from his book "Stop Living on Autopilot." Topics include: (2:25-7:50) - Growing up in Jackson, Michigan, becoming a collegiate track athlete (7:50-13:30) - The mentality of a walk on, calling up vs calling out (13:30-16:54) - Holding yourself accountable & to a higher standard (16:54-25:00) - Antonio's career path - From TV reporter to career/development coach (25:00-32:40) - Antonio's favorite coaching questions/conversation starters (32:40-38:40) - Having too many apps open in life (38:40-42:00) - Antonio's ideal morning routine And much more, including conversations on faith, food and the future. Rate review and subscribe to the show today! For more information about our sponsors today: Jordan Yocum LouisvilleCustomClothing.com Instagram: @KentuckyClothier https://punchdenergy.com To get 20% off your order, use the code: EricWood20

    Ep 104 - Circle The Wagons with Chris Berman

    Play Episode Listen Later Oct 4, 2021 48:13

    Legendary sports broadcaster Chris Berman joins the show today. Chris has been at ESPN since 1979 as the host of Sunday NFL Countdown and the play by play voice of numerous other events. Best known for his enthusiasm, various catchphrases and quirky demeanor, Chris is beloved by many and an inspiration for even more. Today on the show, the guys breakdown Boomer's love for the Buffalo Bills. Other tropics include: (3:40-7:30) - Growing up in NY/CT, playing sports like soccer and tennis (7:30-15:15) - Early days at ESPN, the success of cable TV (15:15-20:15) - Being yourself in whatever you do, the start of Boomer's style on air (20:15-25:00) - Longevity advice (25:00-29:30) - Prep work for shows/games (29:30-39:30) - Boomer's love for the Buffalo Bills - how it started. Bills outlook in 2021 And much more. Rate, review and subscribe to the show today! For more information about our sponsors today: Jordan Yocum LouisvilleCustomClothing.com Instagram: @KentuckyClothier https://punchdenergy.com To get 20% off your order, use the code: EricWood20

    Ep 103 - Fighting Through Failure with Jay Feely

    Play Episode Listen Later Sep 20, 2021 66:36


    Jay Feely played 14 years in the NFL as a kicker for various teams, most notably with the Atlanta Falcons (2001-04) and Arizona Cardinals (2010-13). Jay now serves as a game analyst for NFL on CBS games for the 2021 NFL season. Throughout his career, Jay had an 82.7 field goal percentage and was the NFL field goals made leader in 2002. Following a record-breaking season with the Giants, Feely was selected to the Pro Bowl in 2005. Today on the show, Jay and Eric relive their playing days and swap notes when it comes to broadcasting. Topics include: (1:31-5:20) - Being the Dad of a college kicker (5:20-9:30) - Special teams knowledge, who's the toughest kicker in the NFL (9:30-12:40) - Growing up in Tampa, Florida, playing golf (12:40-19:05) - Being teammates with Tom Brady at Michigan (19:05-29:00) - Dealing with failure (29:00-34:00) - Mental training it takes to be a kicker (34:00-39:00) - Jay's transition out of the NFL, his start in broadcasting (39:00-49:30) - Broadcast schedule for 2021, Ryan Fitzpatrick stories (49:30-54:00) - Prediction for the 2021 Buffalo Bills, takeaways from Sean McDermott And much more. Rate review and subscribe to the show today! For more information about our sponsors today: https://punchdenergy.com To get 20% off your order, use the code: EricWood20


    Ep 102 - Stories of Ali with John Ramsey

    Play Episode Listen Later Sep 13, 2021 48:07


    John Ramsey is a Louisville media personality and was a close friends with Muhammad Ali. From a meeting in a locker room to a lifelong friendship, John was lucky enough to learn many incredible lessons from The People's Champion. Today on the show, Eric and John get into stories of Ali. Topics include: (4:00-8:00) - Becoming friends with Ali in the late 60's early 70's. The law of attraction. (8:00-11:00) - Ali's servant leadership, stories from Australia Olympics (11:00-16:35) - Ali letting his guard down. Ali's authentic leadership (16:35-20:35) - Advice Ali has given John (20:35-27:20) - Ali's relationship with faith, Ali at the Orange Bowl (27:20-33:00) - John speaking at Ali's funeral (33:00-38:30) - Ali impacting today's athlete activist (38:30-42:00) - John's favorite boxing match of Ali And much more. Rate, review and subscribe to the podcast today! For more information about our sponsors today: https://punchdenergy.com To get 20% off your order, use the code: EricWood20


    Sponsor Spotlight: Get Energized with Punch'd Energy's Owner John Pinelli

    Play Episode Listen Later Sep 10, 2021 24:16

    Punch'd Energy is the most effective way to caffeinate. If yore looking to shave off calories from your day, or just looking to eat healthier, Punch'd is a perfect alternative to some of the other things you may be consuming. Punch'd is not only a sweet caffeine treat, i's also a natural fat burner with health benefits. Today on the show, Owner & Founder John Pinelli sits down with Eric to talk about: - What led to the creation of Punch'd energy chews - What separates Punch'd from the competition - Clean green caffeine - Is this product safe for children? - The gummy craze - Lessons learned during the pandemic And much more. Rate, review and subscribe to the show today! https://punchdenergy.com To get 15% off your order, use the code: EricWood15

    Ep 101 - Confidence Is Key with Jordan Palmer

    Play Episode Listen Later Sep 6, 2021 52:14

    Jordan Palmer played 7 years in the NFL as a backup quarterback. He now mentors some of the top QB's in the country in preparation for the NFL Draft, including guys like Josh Allen, Sam Darnold and Joe Burrow. On the show, Jordan dives deep into the importance of confidence, the relationship between business and football and about his own NFL journey. Topic include: (2:20-6:00) - Growing up in California, the benefits of playing multiple sports (6:00-13:45) - Jordan's relationship with his brother Carson, NFL transitions (13:45-17:15) - The mindset of a successful QB? Become an entrepreneur (17:15-23:25) - Josh Allen's development, how to improve accuracy (23:25-26:20) - The dynamic between a QB, his QB coach and his private QB coach (26:20-30:00) - Common traits of high level QB's (30:00-38:40) - The importance of confidence, developing self generated confidence (38:40-42:05) - Expectations for 2021 Buffalo Bills (42:05-45:40) - What sets Joe Burrow apart? And much more. Rate review and subscribe to the podcast today! For more information about our sponsors today: https://ucan.co/superstarch/ To get 25% off your order, use the code: Eric25 https://punchdenergy.com To get 20% off your order, use the code: EricWood20

    Ep 100 - Behind the Podcast with Billy Rutledge

    Play Episode Listen Later Aug 30, 2021 67:51

    The 100th Episode! A big thank you to all the listeners, sponsors and everyone who has supported the podcast over the last two years. On today's show, Eric looks back at the journey with Podcast Producer Billy Rutledge. Billy is a sports radio host/producer for iHeartRadio in the Louisville/Lexington area that has helped build the podcast with Eric since 2019. The guys talk about: (0-5:25) - Introduction, how the podcast started (5:25-10:15) - Billy's upbringing, getting foot in the door in sports media (10:15-15:20) - Billy's reason why, finding fulfillment (15:20-20:15) - Are sports still meaningful? (20:15-31:40) - Predictions on the Louisville Cardinals & Buffalo Bills in 2021 Next, the roles are reversed. As Billy asks Eric questions about: (31:40-35:30) - Eric's biggest takeaway after 100 episodes (35:30-39:15) - What's Next for the podcast, dream guest in the future (39:15-46:00) - The purpose of the podcast, role models in Eric's life And much more including some reoccurring questions and a discussion on faith. Make sure to rate, review and subscribe to the podcast! For more information about our sponsors today: https://ucan.co/superstarch/ To get 25% off your order, use the code: Eric25 Jordan Yocum LouisvilleCustomClothing.com Instagram: @KentuckyClothier

    Ep 99 - The Power of Positive Energy with Damon West

    Play Episode Listen Later Aug 16, 2021 61:25


    Damon West, M.S. Criminal Justice, is a college professor, keynote speaker and best-selling co-author (with best-selling author and motivational speaker Jon Gordon) of The Coffee Bean: A simple Lesson to Create Positive Change. His first book and autobiography, The Change Agent: How a Former College QB Sentenced to Life in Prison Transformed His World, was published just three years after his release from a Texas maximum-security prison. On today's show, the guys get into Damon's incredible journey of redemption. Topics include: (2:23-7:10) - Growing up in Texas, college football career at North Texas (7:10-14:10) - Damon's story of addiction (14:10-19:10) - Getting sentenced to prison, words of advice from his Mom (19:10-25:30) - Be a coffee bean, how Damon earned respect and spent his time in prison (25:30-31:50) - Something Damon took for granted before prison (31:50-40:45) - Program recovery, guard rails that help Damon with recovery (40:45-43:25) - The power of negative entertainment And much more. Rate, review and subscribe to the show today! For more information about our sponsors today: https://ucan.co/superstarch/ To get 25% off your order, use the code: Eric25 https://punchdenergy.com To get 20% off your order, use the code: EricWood20


    Ep 98 - Whatever It Takes with Dan Orlovsky

    Play Episode Listen Later Aug 9, 2021 25:20

    Dan Orlovsky played QB in the NFL for 12 seasons and can now be heard on ESPN on NFL Live, First Take and as he calls games from the booth. Dan played his college football at the University of Connecticut and was selected in the 5th round of the 2005 NFL draft. Today on the show, Eric and Dan give advice about staying in the NFL. Other topics include: (2:04-3:30) - Growing up playing different sports, flipping a coin (3:30-6:30) - Doing whatever it takes to succeed, cheating on a 40-yard dash (6:30-10:15) - Advice for rookies in the NFL, be patiently impatient (10:15-11:40) - The illusion of the backup QB (11:40-14:10) - Hardest part about transition out of NFL (14:10-17:05) - Writing on white boards, getting noticed by ESPN (17:05-21:00) - 2021 outlook of the Buffalo Bills and Josh Allen And much more. Rate, review and subscribe to the show today! For more information about our sponsors today: ucan.co/superstarch/ To get 25% off your order, use code: Eric25 punchdenergy.com To get 20% off your order, use code: EricWood20

    Ep 97 - Don't Quit Now, Quit Tomorrow with Robert J. O'Neill

    Play Episode Listen Later Aug 3, 2021 45:44

    Robert J. O'Neill is a motivational speaker, a Fox News contributor and former United States Navy Seal (1996-2012). A true American hero, Robert earned two silver stars and has been on many high profile missions, including the saving of Captain Phillips and the killing Osama bin Laden. Today on the show, Eric and Robert talk about the importance of pushing through adversity and showing up when it matters most. Topics include: (1:45-3:18) - Growing up in Montana, lessons learned from playing basketball (3:18-7:37) - How a breakup led to Robert joining the military (7:37-11:22) - BUD/S training, training to be uncomfortable (11:22-14:02) - The hardest part of Navy Seal training (14:02-20:05) - Details about killing Osama bin Laden (20:05-26:50) - Live after the military, the difficult transition to normal life (26:50-32:50) - Main message as a public speaker (32:50-34:51) - NFL talk, Ryan Fitzpatrick in Washington And much more. Rate, review and subscribe today! For more information about our sponsors today: ucan.co/superstarch/ To get 25% off your order, use code: Eric25 punchdenergy.com To get 20% off your order, use code: EricWood20

    Ep 96 - Become Mentally Tough with Dr. Jason Selk

    Play Episode Listen Later Jul 26, 2021 42:03

    While serving as the Director of Mental Training for the St Louis Cardinals, Dr. Jason Selk helped the team win their first World Series in over 20 years, and in 2011 he assisted the Cardinals in the historic feat of winning their second World Championship in a six-year period. In addition to working with world-class athletes, Dr. Selk helps business leaders, executives, and top sales people develop mental toughness, increase confidence and focus, and substantially grow the bottom line. Today on the show, Jason and Eric dive deep into the topic of becoming mentally tough. Other topics include: (2:15-4:45) - Growing up in Iowa, Football career (4:45-10:00) - Best thing about Jason's job, embracing your humanity (10:00-13:05) - Mental health issues on the rise (13:05-16:30) - Acknowledge success, confidence is the #1 variable for all human performance (16:30-22:45) - Developing self confidence (22:45-25:50) - The importance of a centering breath, performance biology (25:50-29:40) - What fulfills Jason the most in his work And much more. Rate, review and subscribe to the podcast today! For more information about our sponsors today: Jordan Yocum LouisvilleCustomClothing.com Instagram: @KentuckyClothier https://punchdenergy.com To get 20% off your order, use the code: EricWood20

    Ep 95 - Breaking Ankles with LeSean "Shady" McCoy

    Play Episode Listen Later Jul 19, 2021 45:16

    LeSean "Shady" McCoy is a 2x Super Bowl Champion, his is the Philadelphia Eagles all-time rushing leader and was teammates with Eric on the Buffalo Bills from 2015-1017. One of the most entertaining running backs in the NFL for the last decade, LeSean was named 1st team All-Pro twice and is still looking to continue his NFL career. On the show today, Shady and Eric get into their days in Buffalo, including: (2:08-3:45) - Sports he played besides football. how he got the nickname "Shady" (3:45-8:02) - Why he went to Pitt for college, playing vs Eric and UL (8:02-13:53) - The disrespect of being a 2nd round draft pick, Shady's future career as a TV analyst (13:53-17:05) - Advice to Rookies (17:05-26:20) - Getting traded to Buffalo, his time there (26:20-29:00) - The impact of Kobe Bryant (29:00-35:43) - Winning 2 Super Bowls in the last 2 years And much more. Rate, review and subscribe to the podcast today! For more information about our sponsors today: https://ucan.co/superstarch/ To get 25% off your order, use the code: Eric25 https://punchdenergy.com To get 20% off your order, use the code: EricWood20

    Ep 94 - SaunaSpace with Brian Richards

    Play Episode Listen Later Jul 12, 2021 60:42

    Brian Richards is the founder of SaunaSpace, a device that uses infrared science to help optimize your mind and body. A product that Eric personally endorses, the SaunaSpace is currently helping thousands achieve health benefits by sitting in a home in a sauna! Today on the show, Brian and Eric get into the specific benefits of SaunaSpace, including: (2:10-4:15) - Growing up in Montana (4:15-15:05) - How Brian's own health problems led his path to creating SaunaSpace (15:05-38:12) - The science & benefits behind SaunaSpace, things like EMF blocking, red light therapy and ATP production (38:12-41:05) - Athletic benefits of using a Sauna (41:05-49:45) - Structured Water And much more! Visit Sauna.Space and use code: Whatsnext5 for 5% off your order For more information about our sponsors today: Jordan Yocum LouisvilleCustomClothing.com Instagram: @KentuckyClothier https://punchdenergy.com To get 20% off your order, use the code: EricWood20

    Ep 93 - Never Satisfied with Justin Gatlin

    Play Episode Listen Later Jul 5, 2021 44:36

    Justin Gatlin is an American sprinter and a three-time Olympian. Winner of the Gold Medal in the 2004 100 meters and a constant figure in the World Championships, Justin knows success at the highest level. Gatlin's personal best of 9.74 seconds ranks fifth on the all-time list of male 100-metre athletes. Today on the show, Eric dives into Justin's life story and his prep at the age of 39 for the next Olympic games. Topic include: (2:56-5:31) - Justin's early childhood, racing kids at school, achieving the pinnacle of his sport (5:31-9:26) - The Olympic Village (9:26-12:15) - Nutrition and training for an Olympic athlete (12:15-15:06) - Difficulty of training during COVID, 2020 postponement (15:06-19:31) - Mental training and strength (19:31-25:16) - The science to succeed in the 100 meters (25:16-29:40) - DK Metcalf's attempt to become a sprinter (29:40-35:15) - The last Olympics, post-career aspirations And much more. Rate, review and subscribe today! (Note: Since the recording of this episode, Justin aggravated a hamstring injury in the men's 100-meter final. Which likely means he will fail to qualify for the 2021 Olympic Games in Tokyo.) For more information about our sponsors today: https://trk.chilisleep.com To get 22% off your order, use the code: Eric22

    Ep 92 - Are You Coachable or Teachable? Leadership Lessons with Jordan Montgomery

    Play Episode Listen Later Jun 28, 2021 47:32

    Jordan Montgomery, owner of Montgomery Companies, is a highly regarded performance coach and keynote speaker whose clients include business executives, sales organizations, and entrepreneurs. From small town Iowa, to a dominant force in the performance coaching industry, Jordan travels the country speaking and coaching executives at Fortune 500 companies, professional athletes, and sales people. Today on the show, Jordan gives tons of business and leadership tips. Topics include: (1:50-4:30) - Growing up in small town Iowa (4:30-9:10) - Jordan's career journey, his success at an early age (9:10-14:15) - Jordan's pivot to performance coaching, keynote speaking (14:15-21:20) - Sales advice, the biggest misconception in sales (21:20-25:35) - How to create new habits, accountability = change (25:35-31:40) - How to balance social media and family (3925-42:00) - Iowa Football 2021 outlook And much more! Rate, review and subscribe today! For more information about our sponsors today: https://trk.chilisleep.com To get 22% off your order, use the code: Eric22 https://punchdenergy.com To get 20% off your order, use the code: EricWood20

    Ep 91 - Don't Lose Before You Start with Joe Staley

    Play Episode Listen Later Jun 21, 2021 57:09

    Joe Staley played 13 seasons in the NFL as an offensive tackle with the San Francisco 49ers. He was drafted in the first round of the 2007 NFL Draft and went on to earn 6x Pro Bowl and 3x All-Pro honors. Joe was forced to retire after the Super Bowl in the 2019 season because of a neck injury. Since then, he's been working with offensive lineman to prepare them for the NFL Draft. One of them, is Buffalo Bills' rookie Spencer Brown. Today on the show, Joe and Eric get into some locker room talk, including: (2:06-4:36) - Growing up in Michigan playing multiple sports (4:36:10:56) - Gaining and losing weight in the NFL (10:56-17:55) - Playing through a neck injury in the Super Bowl (17:55-23:20) - Toughest DE's that Joe played against (23:20-30:00) - Daily routine that led to Joe's success (30:00-37:30) - Advice to rookies in the NFL (37:30-38:35) - Generational difference in lineman today....back in my day (38:35-43:05) - Spencer Brown and the 2021 Buffalo Bills (43:05-47:15) - Joe's up-close opinion of the Collin Kaepernick saga And much more. Please rate, review and subscribe if you enjoyed the podcast! For more information about our sponsors today: https://trk.chilisleep.com To get 22% off your order, use the code: Eric22

    Ep 90 - Creating Wealth with Mark Kull

    Play Episode Listen Later Jun 14, 2021 63:36

    Mark Kull is an industry leader in the insurance and financial advising worlds. Currently a Wealth Management Advisor at Northwestern Mutual, Mark is a CFP® certificate holder, along with having the CLU®, ChFC®, RICP®, and CASL® designations from the American College. He is based out of Louisville, Kentucky and creates generational wealth for everyday people. Today on the show, Mark and Eric dive into their 15+ year relationship and also give plenty of financial advice, including: (1:54-6:42) - Mark's upbringing in Louisville, HS football at Male (6:42-14:50) - Transition from Football to Finance, importance of work ethic (14:50-19:40) - How specialization helps Mark separates himself from the competition (19:40-24:15) - Mark's financial principals (24:15-29:50) - Common denominator of wealthy people, advice for NFL rookies (29:50-33:00) - Big mistakes people make with their money (33:00-39:30) - Crypto currency (39:30-46:00) - Mark's daily schedule, discovering his why And much more. Rate, review and subscribe to the podcast today! For more information about our sponsors today: Jordan Yocum LouisvilleCustomClothing.com Instagram: @KentuckyClothier

    Ep 89 - Embrace The Pressure with David Akers

    Play Episode Listen Later Jun 7, 2021 69:24

    David Akers played 16 seasons as a kicker in the NFL. The 6x Pro Bowler, 6x All-Pro and Philadelphia Eagles all-time scoring leader once played his college ball at the University of Louisville, just like Eric. David is now a corporate speaker, and today on the show, gives great advice about being prepared when opportunity knocks and nuggets about the mental side of football. Topics include: (1:50-8:40) - Growing up, how David started kicking (8:40-15:06) - Time with Louisville Cardinals, lessons from Coach Howard Schnellenberger (15:06-24:45) - Advice to rookies in the NFL, David's path to success (24:45-30:24) - Everyone thinks they can be a kicker (30:24-38:30) - The mental approach David took to be a kicker, pressure kicks (38:30-47:15) - Financial issues, things to avoid transitioning out of the NFL And much more. Subscribe, rate and review today! For more information about our sponsors today: Jordan Yocum LouisvilleCustomClothing.com Instagram: @KentuckyClothier https://punchdenergy.com To get 20% off your order, use the code: EricWood20

    Ep 88 - Find Your Voice with Kirk Herbstreit

    Play Episode Listen Later May 31, 2021 57:54


    Kirk Herbstreit is an analyst for ESPN's College Gameday and a color commentator for college football games on ESPN and ABC. He has won five Sports Emmy Awards in various categories and is known around the world for his work. Today on the show, Kirk and Eric talk about their love of the game of football, behind the scenes of the TV set, and many more topics including: (1:55-8:30) - Kirk growing up playing sports, his time playing football at Ohio State (8:30-12:20) - Breaking into broadcasting, falling in love with talk radio (12:20-18:39) - Working with athletes in broadcasting, why do some succeed and others fail? (18:39-26:00) - Find Your Voice, Feedback on Eric's broadcasting journey (26:00-28:30) - The traits of a leader (28:30-37:45) - NIL's impact on college sports and the NFL (37:45-41:00) - Kirk's kids playing at the University of Clemson (41:00-44:00) - Kirk and Eric in the horse racing world And much more. Subscribe today! For more information about our sponsors today: https://trk.chilisleep.com To get 22% off your order, use the code: Eric22


    Ep 87 - Welcome to the League, Rookie with Gregory Rousseau

    Play Episode Listen Later May 24, 2021 23:47

    The Buffalo Bills selected University of Miami defensive end Gregory Rousseau with the No. 30 overall pick in the 1st round of the 2021 NFL Draft. Today, he becomes the youngest guest ever on What's Next with Eric Wood. 6 foot 7, 253 lbs and born in the year 2000, Greg looks to make an immediate impact with the Bills despite opting out of the college football season in 2020 due to COVID-19. In 2019, Greg led the ACC with 15.5 sacks and also added on 54 tackles, 19.5 tackles for loss and seven quarterback hurries. Today on show, Eric gives Greg a few bits of advice, including: (2:07-5:07) - Growing up playing sports, moving from WR to DE (5:07-8:10) - Decision to opt out of the 2020 season, what he did during off time (8:10-11:15) - Getting the call from Buffalo (11:15-15:20) - Who Greg modeless his game after (15:20-18:05) - What does Greg need to work on the most (18:05-21:06) - First big purchase And much more. Subscribe today! For more information about our sponsors today: https://trk.chilisleep.com To get 22% off your order, use the code: Eric22

    Ep 86 - The World's Most Disciplined Man with Craig Ballantyne

    Play Episode Listen Later May 17, 2021 46:24


    Craig Ballantyne is a best-selling author, an award winning business coach and is known around the planet as "The World's Most Disciplined Man." Craig now coaches entrepreneurs to make more money and work less using the techniques in his books "Unstoppable" and "The Perfect Week Formula." Today on the show, Eric and Craig dive into the importance of accountability, and also discuss: (2:07-7:52) - Craig's upbringing, his transition from having anxiety attacks to becoming a public speaker (7:52-14:00) - The paradox of freedom (14:00-23:52) - What drives The World's Most Disciplined Man? (23:52-32:13) - Morning routine (32:13-35:00) - What a successful mindset looks like (35:00-39:20) - Craig's nutrition philosophy And much more. For more information bout Craig and his books, visit: https://www.craigballantyne.com/books/ Or follow him on Instagram @realcraigballantyne For more information about our sponsors today: https://trk.chilisleep.com To get 22% off your order, use the code: Eric22 Jordan Yocum LouisvilleCustomClothing.com Instagram: @KentuckyClothier


    Sponsor Spotlight: Live With Confidence with Jordan Yocum

    Play Episode Listen Later May 14, 2021 19:00

    Your custom clothing should reflect your personal style, from the fit, to the fabric, to the details. To help define your style, meet Jordan Yocum of Custom Clothing. Jordan and his team take the time to learn and understand: What you do, who you interact with, how you dress, and what professional clothing you already own, what needs to be updated and what needs to have alterations. Their goal? To learn more about you so they can better advise you on clothing that will make an impact and help define your style. Today on the show, Eric and Jordan talk about their working relationship together, and also discuss: -How Jordan became a professional Clothier -What the benefits are of working with Custom Clothing -The most fulfilling part of the job -What separates Jordan and Custom Clothing from the competition -What you wear is who you are -And advice for upcoming wedding season For more information on Jordan Yocum and Custom Clothing: LouisvilleCustomClothing.com Instagram: @KentuckyClothier Or call or text Jordan at any time: 502-525-0802

    Ep 85 - Inside The Mind with Michael Gervais

    Play Episode Listen Later May 10, 2021 64:18

    Michael Gervais is a high performance psychologist working in the trenches of high-stakes environments with some of the best in the world, training the mindset skills and practices essential to pursuing and revealing one’s potential. His clients include world record holders, Olympians, internationally acclaimed artists and musicians, MVPs from every major sport and Fortune 100 CEOs. Today on the show, Michael gets Inside The Mind, and talks with Eric about: (1:55-3:45) - Michael's upbringing, sports he played (3:45-6:40) - How Michael got started in psychology (6:40-13:40) - Michael's time with the Seattle Seahawks & other professional sports teams (13:40-22:06) - Red Bull Stratos, Meeting Pete Carroll (22:06-30:40) - Helping Seattle overcome the Super Bowl loss, controlling your emotions (30:40-38:00) - How Michael approaches a physiological meeting with a client (38:00-41:14) - The importance of being present (41:14-49:20) -Issues people have with transitions - finding purpose And much more. Subscribe today! For more information about our sponsors today: https://trk.chilisleep.com To get 22% off your order, use the code: Eric22 Jordan Yocum LouisvilleCustomClothing.com Instagram: @KentuckyClothier https://punchdenergy.com To get 20% off your order, use the code: EricWood20

    Ep 84 - Cooking Up Success with Dan Oliver (Dan-O's Seasoning)

    Play Episode Listen Later May 7, 2021 34:55

    Dan Oliver is a Louisville based entrepreneur who has had a rapid rise to success. Founder and owner of Dan-O's seasoning, Dan has a story of perseverance and dedication that many can learn from. Today on the show, Eric and Dan cook up some food at the E-Wood Headquarters, and discuss: (1:41-4:02) - Dan the competitor (4:02-12:03) - Dan's career journey and start of Dan-O's (12:03-18:02) - How Dan grew the brand of Dan-O's (18:02-21:45) - The pandemic pivot (21:45-25:15) - Advice to small business owners (25:15-31:20) - What separates Dan-O's from the competition And much more. Follow Dan on Social media @danosseasoning and vest their website https://danosseasoning.com/

    Ep 83 - Train Your Brain & Your Life with Ben Greenfield

    Play Episode Listen Later May 3, 2021 61:47


    Ben Greenfield is human performance consultant, speaker and New York Times bestselling author of 17 books. Ben has also been instrumental in Eric's body and brain transformation after his retirement from the NFL. Today on the show, Ben gives practical advice from a health standpoint and shares strong words about his faith journey. Topics on the show include: (2:00-10:55) - Where Ben grew up, some of the sports he played (10:55-14:20) - The benefits of being an introvert (14:20-26:15) - Tips for recovering your body (26:15-30:40) - Optimal brain health, training the brain (30:40-43:25) - Diet changes to live a healthier life (43:25-56:08) - Ben's faith journey as a committed follower of Christ And much more. Learn more about Ben at: https://bengreenfieldfitness.com/ & follow Ben on Twitter @Bengreenfield For more information about our sponsors today: Twinspires Use promo code "Eric25" now through Derby, and listeners will receive $25 in their wagering accoount after making a $5 bet on the app https://trk.chilisleep.com To get 22% off your order, use the code: Eric22 https://punchdenergy.com To get 20% off your order, use the code: EricWood20


    Ep 82 - 2021 Kentucky Derby Special with Brad Cox

    Play Episode Listen Later Apr 26, 2021 24:24

    Brad Cox is a Louisville based Horse Trainer and will bring the favorite to the 147th KY Derby this Saturday, and that's Essential Quality. Brad's North American career earnings exceed $80 million with 1,492 wins through 2021. He has won 6 Breeders' Cup races and will look to become the first Louisville trainer to ever win the KY Derby. Today on the show, Eric an Brad discuss: 2:55-6:40 - Getting into the horse business 6:40-9:00 - What separates elite horses from the rest 9:00-12:30 - What to look for when buying horses 12:30-16:41 - KY Derby Preview And much more. For more information about our sponsors today: Twinspires Use promo code "Eric25" now through Derby, and listeners will receive $25 in their wagering account after making a $5 bet on the app Jordan Yocum LouisvilleCustomClothing.com Instagram: @KentuckyClothier https://punchdenergy.com To get 20% off your order, use the code: EricWood20

    Ep 81 - Set The Example with Ben Newman

    Play Episode Listen Later Apr 19, 2021 44:34

    Ben Newman is a highly regarded Performance Coach, International Speaker and Best-Selling Author, whose clients include Fortune 500 companies around the world, business executives, sales organizations and professional athletes in the NFL, PGA, NBA, MLB, UFC and NCAA. Ben serves as a Mental Conditioning Coach for the 18-time National Champion Alabama Crimson Tide football team and has worked with players from the last 3 Super Bowl Champion teams. Today on the show, Eric and Ben get into some of the lessons that he teaches Coach Nick Saban. Other topics include: (2:00-6:40) - The power of words & mentors at a young age (6:40-9:15) - Ben's career journey, You Always can Improve (9:15-13:00) - Accountability & Mindset (13:00-17:12) - Relationship with Mom (18:12-31:00) - Alabama Football, Leadership lessons from Nick Saban (31:00-35:00) - Ben's morning routine (35:00-39:46) - Ben's faith journey And much more. For more information about our sponsors today: https://trk.chilisleep.com To get 22% off your order, use the code: Eric22 Jordan Yocum LouisvilleCustomClothing.com Instagram: @KentuckyClothier https://punchdenergy.com To get 20% off your order, use the code: EricWood20

    Ep 80 - Relentless with Dan Morgan

    Play Episode Listen Later Apr 12, 2021 32:52

    Dan Morgan is a former Pro Bowl NFL Linebacker for the Carolina Panthers and the current Director of Player Personnel for the Buffalo Bills. Dan was selected 11th overall in the 2001 NFL Draft after playing college football at the University of Miami. At Miami, Dan became the first sophomore team captain in team history and was the first player in NCAA history to win the Butkus Award, the Nagurski Trophy and the Bednarik Award in a career (and in the same year). Today on the show, Dan and Eric discuss: (2:14-4:25) - Dan's upbringing in sports, transition into college (4:25-7:35) - Switching positions & leadership lessons from Miami (7:35-14:03) - Dan's advice to NFL players, looking back on his 7 year career (14:03-18:25) - Dan's transition out of the NFL and into the front office (18:25-24:05) - The job of Director of Player of Personnel: Covid impact, balancing family life & 2021 Buffalo Bills talk And much more! For more information about our sponsors today: https://punchdenergy.com To get 20% off your order, use the code: EricWood20

    Ep 79 - A Life of Transitions with Mike Caussin & Jana Kramer

    Play Episode Listen Later Apr 5, 2021 50:02

    Join Eric, Mike and Jana on Instagram LIVE for a LIVE edition of What's Next with Eric Wood. Mike Caussin played 5 seasons in the NFL and is a former teammate of Eric's with the Buffalo Bills. His wife, Jana Kramer, is an actress and country music superstar. Together, the two have written a book titled "The Good Fight" that explores the raw and real emotional moments of their marriage. Today on the show, the gang get into several different topics, including: Dealing with each others Quirks Mike's injury history in the NFL Jana's decision to get into acting What moves the needle for them Stories from writing the book "The Good Fight" The transitions throughout their careers And much more. For more information about our sponsors today: https://www.chilitechnology.com/pages/cooling-sleep-systems?offer_id=2&affiliate_id=1931&transaction_id=1029fa200cbdccf2ec238b41424c06&utm_source=TUNE&utm_medium=cpc To get 22% off your order, use the code: Eric22 https://punchdenergy.com To get 20% off your order, use the code: EricWood20

    Ep 78 - Chasing Greatness with Andre Reed

    Play Episode Listen Later Mar 29, 2021 46:58

    7x Pro Bowler, Hall of Fame Wide Receiver and Buffalo Bills legend Andre Reed joins the show. Andre played 15 seasons for the Bills from 1985-1999 and was a huge part of Buffalo's success in the 90's. Today on the show, Eric and Andre relive some locker room stories from those Bills days. Andre also gives great advice on making the most of your opportunities in life and powerful moments throughout his NFL journey. Topics include: (3:00 - 6:05) - Diet & Exercise (6:05 - 8:52) - Andre's D-II Journey to the NFL (8:52 - 14:04) - The Comeback Game (14:04 - 23:20) - More 90's Bills stories (23:20) - 25:00) - Marv Leavy's greatness (25:00 - 29:15) - Transition out of the NFL (29:15 - 32:00) - Philanthropy work with Boys & Girls Club of America. Get Involved, link here: https://www.bgca.org/get-involved (32:00 - 36:30) - Getting the call to go into the Hall of Fame And much more. Subscribe today! For more information about our sponsors today: https://punchdenergy.com To get 20% off your order, use the code: EricWood20 Jordan Yocum LouisvilleCustomClothing.com Instagram: @KentuckyClothier

    Ep 77 - Decide to Win with Keith Craft

    Play Episode Listen Later Mar 22, 2021 73:35

    Keith Craft is the Founder and Lead Pastor of Elevate Life Church, a non-denominational church in Frisco, Texas. As a leader, coach, speaker, author, and transformationalist, Keith Craft impacts thousands of people around the world every year and does so yet again today in this episode. Eric and Keith discuss: Keith's athletic upbringing and career with the Dallas Cowboys (3:00-13:45) Creating habits and the importance of consistency (14:00-17:00) Self discipline is everything (17:00-23:00) Defining and Deciding to Win (23:00-29:00) Meeting the right people at the right time (29:00-35:00) Core values to live your life by (42:00-45:00) Improving your speaking skills (45:00-49:00) And much more. Make sure to rate, review and subscribe! For more information about our sponsors today: https://www.chilitechnology.com/pages/cooling-sleep-systems?offer_id=2&affiliate_id=1931&transaction_id=1029fa200cbdccf2ec238b41424c06&utm_source=TUNE&utm_medium=cpc To get 22% off your order, use the code: Eric22 https://punchdenergy.com To get 20% off your order, use the code: EricWood20 Jordan Yocum LouisvilleCustomClothing.com Instagram: @KentuckyClothier

    Ep 76 - Becoming Adaptable with Lorenzo Alexander

    Play Episode Listen Later Mar 15, 2021 57:23

    Former teammate and 4x Walter Peyton Man of the Year nominee Lorenzo Alexander joins the show today. Lorenzo played college football at the University of Cal, but went undrafted out of college. It was his ability to adapt and be versatile that helped him play for 13 seasons in the NFL. Today on the show, Eric and Lorenzo discuss behind the scenes stories from their days in Buffalo, their transitions in and out of the NFL, and much more, including: Lorenzo's early days as an athlete (2:30) Concussions and their impact on youth football (4:11) Lorenzo's transition into the NFL as an undrafted FA (6:32) Lessons to Rookies today (10:30) Becoming adaptable in order to succeed (17:40) The transformation of his body for different positions (23:18) Lorenzo's pivot point and Sean Taylor (28:55) His transition out of the NFL (33:50) Being intentional at home (41:40) And much more: For more information about our sponsors today: https://www.chilitechnology.com/pages/cooling-sleep-systems?offer_id=2&affiliate_id=1931&transaction_id=1029fa200cbdccf2ec238b41424c06&utm_source=TUNE&utm_medium=cpc To get 22% off your order, use the code: Eric22

    Ep 75 - Inspiring The Next Generation of Athletes with Deja McClendon & Jordan Larson

    Play Episode Listen Later Mar 8, 2021 36:28

    To celebrate International Woman's Day, Eric welcomes two female star athletes to the show. Deja McClendon and Jordan Larson are players in the new Athletes Unlimited Professional Volleyball league, the first indoor professional Volleyball league in the United States. Deja is from Louisville, Kentucky, she was Miss KY Volleyball in 2009 and has been playing oversees since 2013. Jordan played her college Volleyball at the University of Nebraska, she has won multiple Olympic Medals and is currently ranked the #1 player in the AAU Volleyball League. Deja and Jordan are leading by example and inspiring the next generation of athletes. Today on the show, they talk about: Their transition from collège Volleyball to playing overseas (2:42) Details about the new Volleyball League (5:30) How they use mental motivation to their advantage (8:33) The impact a Professional Volleyball League in the U.S. can have (9:11) Standing out and fitting in as a female in sports (11:00) Overcoming obstacles such as sexism and racism in sports today (14:00) Their most fulfilling athletic accomplishment (17:45) How Covid has impacted their career (20:21) And much more. Subscribe today! For more information about our sponsors today: https://www.chilitechnology.com/pages/cooling-sleep-systems?offer_id=2&affiliate_id=1931&transaction_id=1029fa200cbdccf2ec238b41424c06&utm_source=TUNE&utm_medium=cpc To get 22% off your order, use the code: Eric22 https://punchdenergy.com To get 20% off your order, use the code: EricWood20

    Ep 74 - Hall of Fame Discipline with Terrell Owens

    Play Episode Listen Later Mar 1, 2021 69:45

    Terrell Owens played 16 seasons in the National Football League. He is a six-time Pro Bowler, a five-time First-Team All-Pro and was inducted into the Hall of Fame in 2018. As a former teammate of Eric in Buffalo in 2009, Terrell is considered one of the greatest Wide Receivers of all-time. Today on the show, the guys get into some of T.O.'s favorite memories in Buffalo, playing hurt in a Super Bowl and much more, including: T.O.'s upbringing in Alabama The Power of Words Learning from Jerry Rice How to Play Like a Champion The Greatest QB he's ever played with (Ryan Fitzpatrick) His transition out of the NFL The secret to T.O.'s success: Discipline And much more. Rate, review and subscribe to the pod today. For more information about our sponsors today: https://www.chilitechnology.com/pages/cooling-sleep-systems?offer_id=2&affiliate_id=1931&transaction_id=1029fa200cbdccf2ec238b41424c06&utm_source=TUNE&utm_medium=cpc To get 22% off your order, use the code: Eric22 Jordan Yocum LouisvilleCustomClothing.com Instagram: @KentuckyClothier

    Ep 73 - Holistic Approach to Battling Mental Health Issues with Victor Brick

    Play Episode Listen Later Feb 26, 2021 56:27

    International business consultant and motivational speaker Victor Brick joins the show today. Victor is the co-founder of the John W. Brick Mental Health Foundation, the CEO of Planet Fitness Growth Partners and he and his wife, Lynne, were both named as two of Maryland's top 50 most influential people. In this episode, you'll be inspired by Victor's story of grit and determination in business and his passion to uplift others, especially in the space of mental health. Some other topics include: How Grit and Success are related (3:00) The importance of having Dreams (6:30) Why he chose the fitness industry (13:30) Having the Right Kind of People around you (17:45) How sports and business are related 21:05) Why Victor started the Mental Health Foundation (23:40) Discussion about Mental Health in America Today (31:45) Steps to creating Healthy Habits and Positive Stress (36:30) Connectivity and Coping Skills (41:00) And much more. If you enjoyed, make sure to rate, review and subscribe to the Podcast! For more information about our sponsors today: https://punchdenergy.com To get 20% off your order, use the code: EricWood20

    Ep 72 - Shedding Labels with Ryan Leaf

    Play Episode Listen Later Feb 22, 2021 49:23

    Ryan Leaf was the #2 overall pick in the 1998 NFL Draft. Today, he his considered "The Biggest Draft Bust in Sports History." What went wrong? On today's show, Ryan shares his powerful story of redemption and how he shed labels to make an impact in people's lives today. Topics include: Ryan's decision to attend Washington State (5:30) How a lack of maturity cost Ryan his career (10:28) Advice to guys entering the NFL today (13:33) Lessons learned in prison and his path to redemption (22:16) Ryan's weight loss journey (30:00) College football playoff expansion (35:15) And much more! Subscribe and leave a review if you enjoy the podcast! For more information about our sponsor today: https://punchdenergy.com To get 20% off your order, use the code: EricWood20

    Two-Year Anniversary Podcast Special

    Play Episode Listen Later Feb 19, 2021 11:27

    A look back at some of the best moments of "What's Next with Eric Wood" over the past two years, including: The most fun podcast, the most convicting story, the best advice given, the most passionate episode, the most popular episode and much more. And a big THANK YOU to all the listeners.

    Episode 71 - Booger McFarland

    Play Episode Listen Later Feb 15, 2021 55:11

    Two-time Super Bowl Champion and former Monday Night Football analyst Booger McFarland joins Eric on the show today. Booger was a 1st Team All-American at LSU and was drafted in the 1st round by the Tampa Bay Buccaneers in the 1999 NFL Draft. The former NFL veterans get into some locker room talk, and also discuss: How he got the nickname "Booger" (2:35) The proudest moments of his career (7:40) Stories of Warren Sapp and Tony Dungy (9:30) What made Super Bowl winning teams different (16:45) His transition into broadcasting (19:00) Advice to transitioning athletes (24:30) Stories from broadcasting Monday Night Football (26:10) How to obtain parity in College Football (34:20) And much more. For more information about our sponsors today: Jordan Yocum LouisvilleCustomClothing.com Instagram: @KentuckyClothier https://www.chilitechnology.com/pages/cooling-sleep-systems?offer_id=2&affiliate_id=1931&transaction_id=1029fa200cbdccf2ec238b41424c06&utm_source=TUNE&utm_medium=cpc To get 22% off your order, use the code: Eric22 https://punchdenergy.com To get 20% off your order, use the code: EricWood20 BrainMD.com code: EricWood

    Episode 70 - Chad Michael Murray

    Play Episode Listen Later Feb 8, 2021 63:21

    The 70th episode of What's Next with Eric Wood is a special one. That's the number Eric wore in Buffalo, and today on the show, Buffalo born and raised Chad Michael Murray joins the show. Chad is best known as an actor on several different shows, including the well known tv series One Tree Hill. Today, the guys get into: Chad's upbringing as an avid Bills fan and how that helped him get into acting Behind the scenes stories on a TV set and how that translate to the NFL locker room Chad's rise to stardom and his transition with it His mentors in the acting world Why so many people fail trying to become an Actor And much more. For more information about our sponsors today: https://www.chilitechnology.com/pages/cooling-sleep-systems?offer_id=2&affiliate_id=1931&transaction_id=1029fa200cbdccf2ec238b41424c06&utm_source=TUNE&utm_medium=cpc To get 22% off your order, use the code: Eric22 https://punchdenergy.com To get 20% off your order, use the code: EricWood20 Jordan Yocum LouisvilleCustomClothing.com Instagram: @KentuckyClothier BrainMD.com code: EricWood

    Episode 69 - Shawne Merriman

    Play Episode Listen Later Feb 1, 2021 43:15

    Former Buffalo Bills' teammate and 3x All-Pro Linebacker Shawne Merriman joins the show. Shawne was a 1st round pick out of Maryland, played 8 seasons in the NFL and gained a reputation for being one of the hardest hitters in the league. Today on the show, Eric and Shawne relive some old locker room stories, and discuss: What kind of sports Shawne played as a kid (2:20-3:50) How he got the nickname "Light's Out" (3:50-8:20) Manifesting things in your life (10:15-12:30) Shawne's time in Buffalo (12:45-17:50) The toughest players Shawne has played against (18:50-23:40) Advice to transitioning athletes (24:00-29:00) Staying in shape after retirement (29:25-31:30) And much more. For more information about our sponsors today: https://www.chilitechnology.com/pages/cooling-sleep-systems?offer_id=2&affiliate_id=1931&transaction_id=1029fa200cbdccf2ec238b41424c06&utm_source=TUNE&utm_medium=cpc To get 22% off your order, use the code: Eric22 https://punchdenergy.com To get 20% off your order, use the code: EricWood20

    Episode 68 - Ed Mylett

    Play Episode Listen Later Jan 25, 2021 38:37


    Ed Mylett is one of top business leaders, peak performance experts and global keynote speakers in the world. Ed is the host of the #1 Business Podcast on iTunes: "The Ed Mylett Show" and today on the show, shares his wisdom with the listeners about what it takes to become a champion in all areas of life. Topics include: Your test will be your testimony (5:20) Traits of the most successful people Ed knows (10:06) Being Coachable (12:21) How we should all be chasing butterfly moments in our lives (16:40) How things in life happen for you, and not to you (19:18) How your habits will shape your future (22:35) What keeps you pursuing to impact others (27:35) And much more. You can follow Ed on social media @EdMylett or on YouTube, iTunes and Spotify. For more info on our show sponsors: Jordan Yocum LouisvilleCustomClothing.com Instagram: @KentuckyClothier https://www.chilitechnology.com/pages/cooling-sleep-systems?offer_id=2&affiliate_id=1931&transaction_id=1029fa200cbdccf2ec238b41424c06&utm_source=TUNE&utm_medium=cpc To get 22% off your order, use the code: Eric22


    Episode 67 - Ariel Helwani

    Play Episode Listen Later Jan 22, 2021 53:00

    Ariel joins Eric on Instagram LIVE Thursday night as they guys talk about Ariel's journey in broadcasting, the upcoming Connor McGregor fight, lots of Buffalo Bills talk and much more!

    Episode 66 - Luke Kuechly

    Play Episode Listen Later Jan 18, 2021 52:37

    Luke Kuechly played 8 seasons with the Carolina Panthers from 2012 to 2019. He earned First-Team All-Pro Honors 5 times, made it to a Super Bowl in 2015 and was one of the smartest and toughest guys to play in the NFL. His early retirement was a surprise to many, and on the show today, Luke and Eric get into Luke's decision to step away, also: Why Luke decided to go to Boston College (6:20) Luke's transition into and out of the NFL (9:20) Sean McDermott as DC in Carolina (13:40) How Luke prepares and study's game film (16:30) Super Bowl loss to Denver, Superstitions and Traditions (21:00) Why he decided to retire (31:00) Toughest people/teams to prepare for (39:00) And much more.....For more info on our show sponsors: https://www.chilitechnology.com/pages/cooling-sleep-systems?offer_id=2&affiliate_id=1931&transaction_id=1029fa200cbdccf2ec238b41424c06&utm_source=TUNE&utm_medium=cpc To get 22% off your order, use the code: Eric22 BrainMD.com code: EricWood

    Episode 65 - Jason Romano

    Play Episode Listen Later Jan 11, 2021 80:51

    For 17 years, Jason was an Emmy-Award winning Producer and Senior Manager at ESPN. He has created and produced content for shows such as SportsCenter, Monday Night Football and Mike and Mike in the Morning. In February of 2017, Jason took a leap of faith and walked away from his job at ESPN to pursue sports ministry. One month later, he launched the Sports Spectrum podcast, an interview driven show that features athletes, coaches, entertainers and other personalities sharing their stories on the intersection of sports and faith. Today on the show, Eric and Jason get into many different topics, including: Jason's journey to ESPN and his first jobs in the business (2:36-13:01) Former athletes in broadcasting and common mistakes they make (16:32-30:00) Jason's reason for leaving ESPN to pursue sports ministry (30:00-43:00) Jason's favorite podcast episodes and his most fulfilling work (45:00-53:00) The results of effort (54:00-1:03:00) And much more. Jason is the author of two books, "The Uniform of Leadership" and "Live to Forget" and you can purchase them here: https://www.jasonromano.com/book For more info on our show sponsors: https://www.chilitechnology.com/pages/cooling-sleep-systems?offer_id=2&affiliate_id=1931&transaction_id=1029fa200cbdccf2ec238b41424c06&utm_source=TUNE&utm_medium=cpc To get 22% off your order, use the code: Eric22

    Episode 64 - NFL Center Roundtable with Joe Hawley & Nick Hardwick

    Play Episode Listen Later Jan 4, 2021 100:05

    Former podcast guests Joe Hawley and Nick Hardwick join Eric Wood today to talk some ball. The three have a combined 25 years played in the NFL and are here to give you a glimpse into an NFL locker room. On the show, the guys discuss: Which era of the NFL was the most physical/violent (2:42-10:29) NFL stories, mistakes and mistakes made and by NFL coaches (10:29-20:40) Hardest play to block, offensive strategy and the roles of a center (20:40-32:50) The importance of work ethic (32:50-40:46) Advice about creating your own space after sports (41:50-52:30) Lessons to teach your kids as former professional athletes (52:30-1:02:20) The value of recovery (1:02:20-1:07:20) What you wish you knew when playing (1:07:20-1:17:20) The future in coaching/broadcasting (1:20:00-End) For more info on our show sponsors: https://www.chilitechnology.com/pages/cooling-sleep-systems?offer_id=2&affiliate_id=1931&transaction_id=1029fa200cbdccf2ec238b41424c06&utm_source=TUNE&utm_medium=cpc To get 22% off your order, use the code: Eric22

    Episode 63 - Steve Weatherford

    Play Episode Listen Later Dec 28, 2020 64:47

    Steve Weatherford is a Super Bowl Champion Punter and, at one point, was named the Fittest Man in the NFL. He is a husband, father of 5 and Christian man that gives great advice today about inspiring others to becomes their best self in 2021. The guys also talk about: Steve's success as an two sport athlete, how the government creates a narrative to promote fear, Steve's relationship with Jesus Christ, how soccer helped him becomes the athletes he is today, how to rejoice in suffering and several action steps to help live a healthier lifestyle. For more info on our show sponsors: https://www.chilitechnology.com/pages/cooling-sleep-systems?offer_id=2&affiliate_id=1931&transaction_id=1029fa200cbdccf2ec238b41424c06&utm_source=TUNE&utm_medium=cpc To get 22% off your order, use the code: Eric22

    Episode 62 - Sarah Dandashy

    Play Episode Listen Later Dec 21, 2020 44:31

    Sarah Dandashy is an award-winning concierge, travel content creator, and hospitality consultant. On the show today, she informs us on how and where to travel safely to in 2021. You will love hearing her story of living all over the world and will be inspired to venture into new experiences yourself. Sarah also gives great insight on building a brand, something she has done with her brand - Ask A Concierge® - during her time of being furloughed. For more info on our show sponsors: https://www.chilitechnology.com/pages/cooling-sleep-systems?offer_id=2&affiliate_id=1931&transaction_id=1029fa200cbdccf2ec238b41424c06&utm_source=TUNE&utm_medium=cpc To get 22% off your order, use the code: Eric22 https://punchdenergy.com To get 20% off your order, use the code: EricWood20

    Episode 61 - Kyle Idleman

    Play Episode Listen Later Dec 14, 2020 75:15


    Kyle Idelman is a bestselling author and the teaching pastor at Southeast Christian Church in Louisville, Kentucky, one of the largest churches in America. Kyle's book, "not a fan" has sold more than 1.3 million copies and can be purchased here: https://www.amazon.com/Not-Fan-Becoming-Completely-Committed-ebook/dp/B004DCAUYM Eric and Kyle are close friends and, on this episode, they have discussions about vulnerability & gratitude. They talk about creating & stacking habits, also give advice on finding fulfillment through your work, the challenges of leadership and suggestions when it comes to parenting and marriage. For more info on our show sponsors: https://www.chilitechnology.com/pages/cooling-sleep-systems?offer_id=2&affiliate_id=1931&transaction_id=1029fa200cbdccf2ec238b41424c06&utm_source=TUNE&utm_medium=cpc To get 22% off your order, use the code: Eric22 https://punchdenergy.com To get 20% off your order, use the code: EricWood20


    Episode 60 - Jason Tartick

    Play Episode Listen Later Dec 7, 2020 52:24

    Jason was born in Buffalo, New York in 1988 and is best known for his appearance on The Bachelorette in 2018. Since then, Jason has been helping others shift their mindset and find fulfilling careers in the field of their choosing, He's done this by starting his own motivational company: Restart. In this episode, the guys talk about: behind the scenes stories from the Bachelorette, how he's adjusted to fame, his purpose in life after the show, advice he has to people in a time of transition and, of course, some Bills talk. For more info on our show sponsors: https://www.chilitechnology.com/pages/cooling-sleep-systems?offer_id=2&affiliate_id=1931&transaction_id=1029fa200cbdccf2ec238b41424c06&utm_source=TUNE&utm_medium=cpc To get 22% off your order, use the code: Eric22 BrainMD.com code: EricWood

    Episode 59 - Dr. Ara Suppiah Part 2

    Play Episode Listen Later Nov 30, 2020 37:11

    Round 2 with Dr. Ara Suppiah, who is a highly sought after personal physician on the PGA and LPGA Tour, a practicing ER Physician & Chief Wellness Officer for Florida Emergency Physician and an Assistant Professor in Clinical Medicine at the University of Central Florida Medical School. In this episode, Dr. Ara and Eric get into several different topics including: a COVID update from an ER doctor's perspective, supplements Dr. Ara recommends to help live a healthy lifestyle, his thoughts on a vaccine, Dustin Johnson winning the Masters and a fascinating discussion about Dr. Ara's recent trip to Tanzania. For more info on our show sponsors: https://www.chilitechnology.com/pages/cooling-sleep-systems?offer_id=2&affiliate_id=1931&transaction_id=1029fa200cbdccf2ec238b41424c06&utm_source=TUNE&utm_medium=cpc To get 22% off your order, use the code: Eric22 BrainMD.com code: EricWood

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