Mike Florio and Myles Simmons react to the Giants hiring former Bills' assistant GM, Joe Schoen. They also discuss Jerry Jones saying he has "a lot to think about" regarding his coaching staff and what that could mean for Mike McCarthy. Plus, Tony Dungy and Maria Taylor join Florio to preview the Divisional Round of games this weekend.
Divisional Round Coaching Matchups: Which of these coaches has an edge over the other? Which one does Florio and Simms trust the most? Baker Mayfield: Baker Mayfield underwent shoulder surgery and now he is on his way to recovery. Will we see Baker get resigned in 2022? Philadelphia Eagles: Howie Roseman and Nick Sirianni back up Jalen Hurts as the starter in 2022. Didn't they say the same thing about Carson Wentz right before they drafted Jalen Hurts? Divisional Round Prop Bets Most important non-QBs in Divisional Round: Florio and Simms draft the most important non-QB aspect for each of these teams.
Divisional Round preview: Bengals @ Titans 49ers @ Packers Rams @ Bucs Bills @ Chiefs Dak Prescott went to Twitter to convey his apology to the NFL officials for supporting the throwing of trash. After Further Review: Florio and Simms take a look at some of the worst calls made during Super Wild Card weekend. Wild Card In Case You Missed It Divisional QB Confidence: Which QB are Florio nd Simms most confident in, going into the next round of playoffs.
Mike Florio and Myles Simmons recap Matthew Stafford's first playoff win of his career, and Kyler Murray's poor performance. Mike Tomlin says "all options are on the table" regarding who the Steelers' next quarterback will be. Plus, Florio gives his thoughts on the Vikings' request to interview Rams' defensive coordinator Raheem Morris for their head coaching job.
After Further Review: Simms and Florio look at some controversial calls from the Week 18 games. Week 18 was full of OT wins, what can we expect from these teams coming into the playoffs? Only 3 teams from the NFC are returning to the playoffs; Packers, Rams, and the Buccaneers. Week 18's Oh What a Catch Most Enticing Head Coach Openings: Florio and Simms will go deeper into the head coach openings throughout the league.
Mike Mulligan and David Haugh were joined by Mike Florio of Pro Football Talk to react to Bears chairman George McCaskey's bizarre press conference Monday. Florio believes McCaskey should sell the Bears if he can't identify general manager and coaching candidates on his own.
Mike Florio and Myles Simmons discuss Jimmy Garoppolo potentially starting against the Rams, Lamar Jackson missing his fourth straight game, and JJ Watt returning from IR. They also react to Antonio Brown saying that Tom Brady is his friend because Antonio is "a good football player" and how the media portrays Brady as a hero. Plus, Tony Dungy and Maria Taylor join Florio to preview the biggest Week 18 matchups.
Dan Bernstein and Leila Rahimi were joined by Mike Florio of Pro Football Talk to discuss Score contributor Hub Arkush's refusal to vote for Packers star quarterback Aaron Rodgers for MVP due to off-the-field drama. Florio also discussed what changes the Bears may make at season's end.
In the second hour, Dan Bernstein and Leila Rahimi were joined by Mike Florio of Pro Football Talk to discuss Score contributor Hub Arkush's refusal to vote for Packers star quarterback Aaron Rodgers for MVP due to off-the-field drama. Florio also discussed what changes the Bears may make at season's end. After that, Richard Deitsch of the Athletic joined the show to discuss MLB Network parting ways with respected reporter Ken Rosenthal and how our sports streaming menu has changed. Later, Bernstein and Rahimi conducted a gassy version of the Midday Midway, taking a look at the wackiest headlines from around the world.
AP Voter, Hub Arkush: After appearing on a talk show, this particular voter said he will not be voting for Aaron Rodgers with his MVP vote due to the actions of Rodgers off the field this season. Should an MVP just be about numbers and on-field play? Or should we consider all facets of the year? After Further Review: Simms and Florio take a look at Week 17's controversial calls and gives us their take. Week 18 Motivations: Which of these teams should be most motivated to win in week 18? Oh What a Catch: The best catches from week 17. PFT LIVE Draft: Some end of year awards that Simms and Florio are most confident in.
More John Madden moments that changed the NFL. COVID-19 List: Along with Carson Wentz, there are still plenty of others that have been placed on the COVID list this late in the season. Week 17 Rip Through Speed Round: Dolphins or Titans, Eagles or Washington, who does Florio and Peter think will take these matches? Week 17 Show Me Something: Florio wants to witness Justin Herbert go off again. Peter King wants to see the Kyler Murray we saw earlier in the season.
What's More Likely: Simms and Florio discuss which of these scenarios are more likely. Will Joe Burrow break through the Chiefs defense, or will the Chiefs hold their top position in the AFC? Can Matthew Stafford keep the Rams going, or will the big bad Ravens take it to LA? PFT Props: Florio and Simms pick some prop bets for Week 17. Coach of the Year: Matt LaFleur is currently in the lead for COTY according to points bet, who's close behind him?
Mike Florio and Myles Simmons discuss the impact that the late John Madden had on football as we know it and their memories playing Madden NFL growing up. They also share the latest in quarterback news regarding Jimmy Garoppolo's thumb and Carson Wentz's COVID-19 status. Plus, Florio reacts to Aaron Rodgers' comments about this potentially being the quarterback's last season.
In the second hour, Dan Bernstein and Leila Rahimi were joined by Mike Florio of Pro Football Talk to remember NFL legend John Madden, who passed away Tuesday. Florio also discussed NFL head coaching candidates around the league. After that, Bernstein and Rahimi discussed the relationship between Bears third-string quarterback Nick Foles and the organization. Later, they conducted the Midday Midway, taking a look at the wackiest headlines from around the world. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
After Further Review: Join Florio and Simms as they discuss some controversial calls and non-calls in the week 16 games. Jacksonville Jaguars: The Jaguars requested to start being able to interview assistant coaches for the head coaching position for Jacksonville next season. Oh What a Catch: Week 16's best catches. Join Simms and Florio as they remember some of John Madden's best moments.
COVID Latest: Joe Burrow says the reason why the Bengals aren't COVID heavy is because of the lack of nightlife in Cincinnati. Multiple head coaches tests positive for COVID. Trevor Lawrence: When asked about the next head coach, Trevor keeps on dodging any real responses. Could we see an offer being thrown at Josh McDaniels? Speed Round Fill in the Blank: Florio and Simms gives us their grievances and some matchups their looking forward to. Week 16 Show Me Something: Josh Allen needs to show up in this rematch against the Patriots. Florio thinks its time for Kyler Murray to prove that he is one of the best.
We knew all good things would eventually have to come to an end. Is this it? Mike Florio discusses the state of the Seahawks: Is it time for changes to be made? If Pete Carroll has to go, will he do so on his own terms? He's not exactly young at this point. This has been the worst sports year for Seattle since 2008. Is there hope in the immediate future?
After Further Review: Take a look at some controversial calls from Week 15 games.Cole Beasley: "Just to be clear, COVID is not keeping me out of this game. The rules are."......or you know, just get vaccinated.Tampa Bay Buccaneers: With so many injuries occurring during their game this past Sunday, Leonard Fournette, Chris Godwin, and Mike Evans were just a couple of them. What will Tom Bray due now when 3 of his favorite targets are out?Week 15 GOAT (in a bad way): Tom Brady getting shutout this past weekend gets the top spot on Florio's list. Simms doesn't agree with Brandon Staley's constant 4th down try, and that's what places him on Simms' list.
Jacksonville Jaguars: After Urban Meyer gets fired, new interim head coach Darrell Bevell talks to the media. More comments made by the rest of the team about Urban's firing.Packers vs Ravens: Lamar Jackson did not participate in Thursday's practice. He's a day-to-day ahead of Week 15 matchup. Aaron Rodgers yet again talks about his toe, and how it won't be a problem.Joe Burrow says every game is a must win.Week 15 Rip Through: Join Florio and Myles Simmons as they enter the speed round and pick their favorite matchups to win.Week 15 Show Me Something: Myles wants to see a Dak comeback and Florio thinks this could be another showcase for Russell Wilson to the teams looking for a superstar QB.
Simms is chip-chip-chipping away at Florio's lead after a big Week 14. But before we get into this week's picks, Chris tells us who killed JFK.(3:15) TNF: Chiefs at Chargers(7:30) Saturday: Raiders at Browns(12:15) Saturday: Patriots at Colts(15:45) Panthers at Bills(17:45) Cardinals at Lions(19:15) Texans at Jaguars(21:05) Jets at Dolphins(22:25) Cowboys at Giants(24:30) Washington at Eagles(26:40) Titans at Steelers(30:00) Bengals at Broncos(32:50) Falcons at 49ers(34:55) Packers at Ravens(38:05) Seahawks at Rams(43:40) SNF: Saints at Buccaneers(45:45) MNF: Vikings at Bears(48:40) Best Bets & Folsom Prison Blues Pick
Roger Goodell: After releasing a statement to the Washington Post, it seems as if Goodell and the league are not going to pursue further on Dan Snyder allegations. Other reports and stories say different, who's telling the truth?NFL COVID-19 Latest Protocol: NFL has no plans to cancel or postpone games due to COVID. They are considering allowing vaccinated players who have tested positive but are asymptomatic to be able to rejoin sooner.Chiefs vs Chargers Preview: Join Simms and Florio as they breakdown tonight's Thursday Night Football matchup.Week 15 Matchups: Saints Defense s Tom Brady, can Brady win against the Saints? Can the Patriots front 7 stop Jonathan Taylor?
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After Further Review: Join Simms and Florio as they review some referee calls from Week 14 games.Week 15 Power Rankings:4 - LA Rams3 - Tampa Bay Buccaneers2 - New England Patriots1 - ???Week 15 Feats of Strength: Simms and Florio take a look at some incredible plays that show off some incredible strength.Bruce Arians: When asked about the comparison between Lawrence Taylor and Micah Parsons...."slow down a little bit".Draft: Predictions of Yearly Awards
QB Injuries: Rodgers has a nagging toe, Josh Allen was seen in a walking boot, Lamar Jackson sprains his ankle.Cleveland Browns: After Sunday's game, Baker made a comment to the media that suggested that him and the coaching staff have communication issues.Urban Meyer: More issues are arising with Urban and his staff. How much longer can we see Urban in the league?Week 14 GOATS (in a bad way): Simms was disappointed in the pregame show the Raiders gave by storming the Chief's logo, so they made the top of Chris' picks. Chase Claypool and his lack of situational awareness tops Florio's list.
Russell Wilson: During an interview, Wilson was asked about his future in Seattle. Cam Newton: After losing 2 games, Cam Newton is being more realistic about what he wants to accomplish and what the team can accomplish. Cowboys vs. Washington: Ahead of Week 14's matchup, HC Mike McCarthy already locks in the win against the WFT. Ron Rivera later on in his own interview replied to McCarthy's comments. Week 14 Rip Through: Baker Mayfield knows its "Crunch time" and it all starts against the Ravens. And some more matchups that could be interesting.Week 14 Show Me Something: Josh Allen needs a bounce back game, and Florio wants him to Show it this weekend against Tom Brady and the Bucs. Charean wants to see the Chiefs offense really explode this week and show her something.
(3:10) TNF: Steelers at Vikings(8:30) Falcons at Panthers(11:05) Ravens at Browns(13:40) Seahawks at Texans(16:00) Raiders at Chiefs(20:05) Saints at Jets(21:40) Jaguars at Titans(23:10) Cowboys at Washington(28:10) Lions at Broncos(31:40) Giants at Chargers(36:00) 49ers at Bengals(39:00) Bills at Buccaneers(43:50) Bears at Packers(46:50) Rams at Cardinals(49:05) Best Bets & Folsom Prison Blues Pick
Week 14 Injury Updates: Taysom Hill still has finger issues, and Joe Burrow will play just a week after dislocating his pinky.What's More Likely?: Simms and Florio answer some odds as to what they think would be more likely in these week 14 scenarios.Bill Belichick: After an impressive win on Monday Night, Bill Belichick is now in talks for coach of the year. Everyone knows how skilled Belichick is, year after year, he proves it with his team. Can Belichick win another Coach of the Year award?NFL owners decided in October to allow coaching interviews to begin as of Week 17 of regular season.Week 14 Matchups: What are some of the best matchups to look out for in week 14? Join Florio and Simms as they give us their answers. Ravens or Browns? Josh Allen or the Bucs Defense? And more....
Joe Burrow: After dislocating his finger in the first series, Joe Burrow threw for 300 yards against the Chargers. The Bengals ultimately lost in the end. Burrow and Zac Taylor talk to the press about the injury. Will this affect Burrow for the rest of the season?Tampa Bay Buccaneers: Antonio Brown is still on his 3 game suspension for giving the league a fake vaccination card. Bruce Arians talks to the press about it, but it seems as if he's being too easy towards the actions of Brown.Logan Thomas: Ron Rivera believes that the Logan Thomas injury sustained by a low hit was "avoidable".Kenyan Drake: In a scary looking tackle, Kenyan Drake takes it to Twitter to tell the league to update their tackling criteria.Week 13 GOATS (in a bad way): They lost to the Lions, and that's why the Vikings Defense is Florio's first pick. Vic Fangio was disappointing enough to be Chris' first pick.
Week 13 Superlatives: Jonathan Taylor gets recognized by Golic and Florio loved watching Gardner Minshew prove himself. Look at more superlatives from Week 13.Lions vs Vikings: Jared Goff won his first game without head coach Sean McVay. Dan Campbell gets his team their first win of the 2021 season, moving the lions to 1-10-1.Raiders vs Washington Football Team: Brian Johnson, the kicker for the WFT, joined the team 5 days ago and proceeded to kick the go-ahead FG for the win.Week 13 Sunday Statements: Tom Brady is still trailblazing the league with his Sunday statement, still undefeated against the Falcons in his career. Dallas Goedert proved himself and gave a solid statement with his solid performance in the Eagles win against the Jets.Monday Night Football Preview: New England Patriots at Buffalo Bills.
Mike Florio and Myles Simmons react to Bruce Arians response to Antonio Brown's suspension for using a fake vaccine card. Daniel Jones is officially ruled out for this Sunday's game against the Dolphins, but what does his future look like in New York? Plus, Tony Dungy and Maria Taylor join Florio for a preview of the biggest Week 13 games.
Ravens vs Steelers: Lamar Jackson threw 4 interceptions in a single game for the first time in his career. Does this performance concern Baltimore fans? Big Ben lost more than a step this year, what does Pittsburg need to do looking forward to the 2022 season?LA Chargers vs Cincinnati Bengals: Joe Burrow got drafted 1st overall and Justin Herbert 6th overall in the 2020 Draft. This will be the first time these two young franchise QBs face off in the league. Could this be the start of an intense rivalry we will be watching for the next decade?Week 13 Speed Round: Giants or Dolphins, WFT or Raiders, and more matchups will be looked at. Join Florio and Peter King as they pick some outcomes.Week 13 Show Me Something: Kyler Murray is back after 5 weeks and Florio wants to see something from the potential 2021 MVP. Peter King on the other hand wants to see Josh Allen show why its the Bills time in the AFC East, but does Mac Jones and the Patriots have other things in mind?
After Further Review: In this weeks segment where Florio talks about some of the NFL's more questionable calls, Florio and Simms take a closer look at some discrepancy calls thus far in the 2021 campaign. Week 13 Power Rankings:5 - Baltimore Ravens4 - Tampa Bay Buccaneers3 - Green Bay Packers2 - ???1 - ???Fill in the Blank: Florio and Simms give out their picks for 'coaches you trust most that haven't made it to the playoffs', 'the week 12 loser you're least concerned about', and more.Mike and Chris pick their top 3 QBs who they think have most at stake going into the final 6 weeks of the season.
After Further Review: Errors and more controversies from officiating staff this week. Join Florio and Simms as they break down some of these calls. Week 12 Power Rankings:5 - Tampa Bay Buccaneers4 - Green Bay Packers3 - LA Rams2 - ???1 - ???What's More Likely?: The NY fans will be booing at halftime, or cheering a revitalized offense?Week 12 Matchups: Florio picks McVay to go against Florio and Simms picks Mike Vrabel against Bill Belichick. Join Florio and Simms as they more of the week 12 matchups they want to see.
Seattle Seahawks: After a loss to the Cardinals, Tyler Locket told the media what he thought went wrong in their offense. A day later, Pete Carroll doesn't corroborate with his wideout's story. The offensive communication in Seattle seems to be leaking beyond the field.Speed Bump or Road Block: Join Florio and Simms as they take a look at some anomalies that occurred this weekend. Are these outcomes the outlier or the expectation for these team?Taysom Hill: After just signing his 4 year extension, some fans were confused by his contract details. Florio and Simms will take us through how much he is expecting to make and how much he can potentially make off of this new deal.Week 11 GOATs (In a Bad Way): Tannehill, Mayfield, and Josh Allen are just a few of the picks for this week's bad GOATs.
Ron Rivera: With the Washington Football Team heading down to Carolina this weekend, Rivera talks to the press about any emotions he's feeling. Fill In the Blank: Join Simms and Florio as they answer this week's fill in the blank ad libs. QB Injuries: Baker Mayfield tells the media, "I'm probably the most beat up I've been". Week 11 Matchups:
PFT 'After Further Review': With so many missed calls in the league so far in the season, Florio and Simms take a look at some of the worst missed calls made by NFL officials in Week 10. Some of these were game changing calls, should NFL officials be held more accountable? Should we require them to hold postgame press conferences? Listen to Simms and Florio discuss a possible turning point in the league. PFT Week 10 Power Rankings: Who's on top the power ranking board after their Week 10 performance. Odell Beckham Jr.: Aaron Rodgers spoke on his interest in OBJ during his free agency period. After his first game in LA, could we see more reps from the now veteran wideout? PFT LIVE Draft: After reaching the halfway point in the season, who does Simms and Florio see as potential end of year MVP candidates?
Week 10 Superlatives: Florio and Golic hand out some superlatives after what they saw this past Sunday. Patriots vs Browns: The Patriots win their 4th straight game with Mac Jones leading this new Patriots campaign. Cowboys vs Falcons: Trying to forget about the loss to the Broncos last week, Dak Prescott and Co. defeats the Falcons in Week 10. Bills vs Jets: In a much needed matchup, the Bills proved they have an explosive offense in a 45-17 win over the Jets. Week 10 Sunday Statements: Golic and Florio both pick QBs that proved themselves this week and left a statement on the field. Monday Night Football Preview: Rams or 49ers? Who's taking home the W in tonight's Primetime Game?
Carolina Panthers: That's right, Cam Newton agreed on a deal to return to Carolina. This means Carolina is now paying for Cam's replacement, Cam's replacement's replacement, and now Cam replacing his replacement.....what a front office they got down there! Seattle Seahawks: Russell Wilson is set to make his comeback from injury against the Green Bay Packers. Will we see some magic from this future Hall of Famer? Week 10 Rip Through: Join Florio and Peter King as they pick some outcomes in this week's Rip Through. Week 10 Show Me Something: Peter King wants to see Aaron Rodgers show why he's the undeniable QB1, Florio wants to see Dak Prescott show some leadership, and other players we want to see put on a showcase this week.
Odell Beckham Jr.: With OBJ being released yesterday, what teams are in contention to receive the 29 year old vet? Will we see him in a New England jersey? Or maybe a Chiefs one? Brian Burns: After the statement released by Mac Jones Brian Burns still wants his apology. Florio and Simms take another look at the "dirty play".