Stanford Steve & The Bear
Coach Duggs, Belmont & EPL: 6/18/20
Stanford Steve & Bear have an exclusive interview with Tennessee head coach Gus Duggerton before their title game against Miami. Plus, the guys breakdown the Belmont and then chat with Nigel Seeley (44:30) to talk English Premier League
Episode Sixty-Two: 6/3/20
Chris Cote talks to ESPN's Chris Fallica aka The Bear, about horse racing, working on College GameDay, and of course, food.
What Now For Vegas?: 5/22/20
Stanford Steve & Bear chat with Mitch Moss and Pauly Howard of VSiN about the impact that COVID-19 has had on Las Vegas and things they expect to change when it opens back up. Plus, fast food rankings.
Coach Duggs: 5/14/20
Stanford Steve and The Bear get an exclusive interview with Texas Tech HC Gus Duggerton before his big game against TCU as he talks about donut rehab, SEC bias, doubters & more. Plus, why he doesn't plan on staying at Texas Tech.
Potential Bust?: 4/3/20
Stanford Steve & Bear chat with SEC Network's Cole Cubelic about players he likes in the upcoming NFL draft and why he has major concerns for Isaiah Simmons. Plus, why Cole saw Vanilla Ice twice in one week.
SportsCenter Anchor Tournament : 3/23/20
Stanford Steve & Bear talk to Jason Barrett about his SportsCenter Anchor Bracket that he released. Plus, they chat with John Buccigross and Steve Levy who find themselves in the bracket and their thoughts on it. Before chatting about the bracket the guys also get a little college football talk in.
CFP Championship Game Preview: 1/8/20
Stanford Steve and The Bear break down the national championship game between LSU and Clemson. Plus, Stugotz on his historic run of bets during the bowl season (25:00)
Bowl Games Preview 3.0: 12/30/19
Stanford Steve and Bear chat about OSU/Clemson game and what could have been. Then, they get into more bowl games starting with games on New Year's Eve and finish with the LendingTree Bowl on Jan 6.
More Bowl Mania: 12/23/19
Stanford Steve and Bear are back to preview another wave of bowl games. This time breaking down the games starting on Dec 26th through the Orange Bowl on Dec 30
Time To Go Bowling: 12/18/19
Bowl games are here and Stanford Steve & Bear preview the games now until the Hawaii Bowl on Christmas Eve. Plus, a Steamer and Confidence Picks
Champonship Week: 12/4/19
Championship week is here and Stanford Steve and Bear breakdown the 10 games. Plus, they react to the CFP Rankings, including a couple issues they have with them
We Have A Lot Of Hate: 11/27/19
It's Rivalry Week and Stanford Steve and The Bear preview all the big games this weekend. Plus, reaction to some minor changes in the CFP. And season win totals on the line
Hilinski's Hope: One Family's Football Story: 11/26/19
University of South Carolina quarterback Ryan Hilinski has been one of college football's biggest surprises this season. But as Ryan sees success, the family continues to mourn the loss of the older brother, Tyler -- also a college quarterback, for Washington State -- who died by suicide in 2018. ESPN's Jen Lada shares her extensive interviews with the Hilinskis for E:60, documenting the family's tough decisions about football, and their path to hope.
It's A Lot Until It's Not: 11/20/19
Stanford Steve & The Bear breakdown week 13 in college football with OSU/Penn State leading the way. Plus, we have some season win totals on the line and a steamer.
Row The Boat: 11/13/19
Stanford Steve & the Bear breakdown the CFP Rankings and vent about Minnesota and Baylor's ranking being so low. Bucknut is happy about the Chase Young news. Bear needs a minute to discuss the Jets. And the guys make their picks for week 12 of the college football season that include some rather big numbers. Row the boat. Ski U Mah. Go Gophers
We're Talking Playoffs?: 11/6/19
The first CFP Rankings are out and the guys take a look at that before getting into the games this week which is led by Bama/LSU and Minnesota/Penn State. And Stanford Steve has another 14 games he is interested in. Plus, Clemson is 5th in the CFP Rankings, so what would the lines be if they played the teams ahead of them? The guys chat with oddsmaker John Murray
The Steamer Is Hot: 10/30/19
The Pac12 has hope again and the guys take a look at a couple big games. Plus, will the run of 17 point underdog upsets end this week? Will the Steamer move to 9-1? And plenty of picks for the weekend. And, the Breeder's Cup is this weekend and Bear has you covered
Toilet Bowl Tease: 10/23/19
Bear's hot run finally ended but he is looking to rebound. The guys get into UM/ND, LSU/Auburn, Clemson and TCU/Texas among other games. And the guys have a steamer and a toilet bowl tease. Plus, Brian Windhorst joins the show to chat about the NBA and The Ohio State University.
He's On Fire: 10/16/19
Bear has been on fire and looks to keep handing out winners. The guys are big on some weekday games, including some Bad Beats Anniversary Games. Plus, a 4 team parlay, a steamer and Stugotz decided to crash the podcast
You Always Get Greedy: 10/9/19
The hot streak continued for the guys and hope it continues in week 7. They start this week off with a steamer before getting into their picks for the week including a breakdown of UF/LSU, USC/ND & Texas/OU. Plus, the Bear takes a call from Kirk Herbstreit while recording the pod
I Like Football, Ponies & Some Action: 10/2/19
The guys preview the upcoming week, including a big game where they disagree on. Plus, could October bring us an unranked team pulling off an upset and more.
We Like the Board This Week: 9/25/19
Stanford Steve & The Bear react to week 4 and get you ready for week 5. Stanford Steve starts off in the Big 12 (17:45) while Bear likes some Friday night games (26:20). There's also another steam this week and Stanford Steve agrees with it (38:50). And the guys sprinkle in some other games they like before getting to updated conference championship odds (53:20). And lastly, Taylor Twellman joins the show (1:16:00)
CFB Week 4 Preview: 9/18/19
There are some big games this weekend and the guys have you covered. They preview Georgia/ND, Texas A&M/Auburn, Wisconsin/Michigan among others. And the guys pick their top 5 coaches. Plus, Coach Donnan joins the show to preview UGA/ND and tell a couple stories from his days coaching
Ep 6: CFB Week 3 Preview: 9/11/19
It's a slow weekend in college football but plenty of good games to bet on and Stanford Steve and the Bear get you ready for week 3
Ep. 5: CFB Week 2 Preview: 9/4/19
Stanford Steve and Chris "The Bear" Fallica welcome Greg McElroy to the show to talk Florida State and more. Plus, they share their over/unders, picks and more for CFB Week 2.
Bear Down: 8/29/19
Stugotz talks with College Gameday's Chris Fallica about how he became known as "The Bear," how he fell in love with gambling at an early age, and what it was like dealing with Dan Le Batard in college at the University of Miami. Plus, a game of Rece, Herbie, or Des.
Ep. 4: CFB Week 1 Preview: 8/28/19
Stanford Steve and The Bear discuss the biggest storylines heading into Week 1 of the CFB season, make their picks, share their favorite home underdog in a conference game, and their money line picks. Plus, they welcome ESPN CFB analyst Ivan Maisel who talks about CFB 150, the new Down & Distance podcast and more.
Ep. 3: The Season Approaches: 8/20/19
Stanford Steve and The Bear welcome ESPN CFB analyst Brad Edwards aboard who talks about Miami-Florida, LSU-Texas, ACC contenders and Justin Fields expectations.
Episode 2: More Season Win Totals: 8/15/19
Stanford Steve and Chris "The Bear" Fallica delve into more over/under season win totals and some division winners including the Big Ten West and ACC Atlantic. Plus, the guys answer your Twitter questions.
Episode 1: New Season; Win Total Odds: 8/7/19
Stanford Steve and Chris "The Bear" Fallica talk over/under on win total odds and conference championship odds for some power five conference teams and more.
Preakness Stakes/ PGA Preview : 5/15/19
Stanford Steve and the Bear recap the Kentucky Derby's shocking finish then preview the Preakness Stakes (20:45). Plus, preview the PGA (45:00) and discuss 2019 CFB win totals (1:04:00).
Kentucky Derby Preview : 5/1/19
Stanford Steve and the Bear dive deep into the Kentucky Derby odds and offer some value plays on each race.
Final Four Preview: 4/3/19
Stanford Steve and the Bear recap the Elite 8 and preview the Final Four action. Plus, the Bear does a Masters deep dive (24:00).
Sweet Sixteen Preview : 3/27/19
Before a conversation with ESPN CBB analyst Sean Farnham (26:00) Stanford Steve and the Bear recap the first two rounds of the chalk heavy 2019 March Madness and look ahead to the Sweet 16 round.
NCAA Tournament Preview : 3/19/19
Stanford Steve and the Bear break down the entire 2019 NCAA Tournament Bracket with picks, prop bets, and great tips for the NIT.
National Championship Preview : 1/4/19
Stanford Steve and the Bear discuss the National Title game including their money line picks, individual player prop-bets and much more.
Bowl Bonanza Part 3: 12/26/18
Stanford Steve and the Bear get into the third installment of the Bowl Bonanza with picks for all the games including the CFP Semi-Finals.
Bowl Bonanza Week 2: 12/19/18
Stanford Steve and the Bear go through the second week Bowl games offering picks and sound advice through the Christmas holiday.
Bowl Bonanza: Week 1: 12/12/18
Stanford Steve and the Bear discuss the first week of Bowl Season offering some picks and sound advice. Plus, answer some of your Twitter questions. (54:00)
Week 14 Preview : 11/28/18
Stanford Steve and the Bear get you ready for Championship weekend with picks and a super condo-steamer. Plus, discuss the CFP rankings and make predictions.
Week 13 Preview : 11/21/18
Stanford Steve and the Bear get you ready for the Thanksgiving Day games and the entire Week 13 slate with picks and parlays. Plus, Brad Edwards joins.
Week 12 Preview : 11/14/18
Stanford Steve and the Bear are joined by oddsmaker for the Westgate Superbook Ed Salmons to discuss interesting lines and Tua's Heisman odds. Plus, Week 12 picks.
Week 11 Preview : 11/7/18
Sanford Steve and the Bear react to the week 2 CFP rankings then make their Week 11 picks, including a steamer!
Week 10 Preview: Greg McElroy: 10/31/18
Stanford Steve and the Bear are joined by ESPN CFB analyst Greg McElroy to discuss Bama-LSU and many other Week 10 match-ups. Plus, the Bear offers a Breeder's Cup deep dive.
Week 9 Preview: Todd McShay : 10/24/18
Before Stanford Steve and the Bear make their Week 9 picks, including a steamer, they are joined by ESPN CFB analyst Todd McShay (8:56).
David Pollack & Week 8 Preview: 10/17/18
Stanford Steve and the Bear are joined by ESPN CFB analyst David Pollack to preview the Oregon vs Wazzu matchup and much more. Plus, week 8 picks and stories from Pullman.
Week 7 Preview : 10/10/18
Stanford Steve and the Bear are joined by SEC CFB analyst Cole Cubelic to preview the UGA-LSU matchup and do an SEC conference breakdown. Plus, week 7 picks including a true condo steamer pick.
Week 6 Preview : 10/3/18
Stanford Steve and the Bear are joined by former Sooner and current ESPN CFB analyst Dusty Dvoracek to preview Texas-Oklahoma. Then, make their Week 6 picks including the Red River Showdown.
Week 5 Preview : 9/26/18
Before Stanford Steve and the Bear make their Week 5 picks, ESPN College GameDay's Kirk Herbstreit joins the show to discuss Ohio State-Penn State, the Clemson QB drama and so
Week 4: Bruce Feldman: 9/19/18
Stanford Steve and the Bear welcome The Athletic CFB reporter Bruce Feldman to discuss the Week 4 slate and more. Plus, this week's picks and Bear's travel plans.
CFB Week 3 Picks: 9/12/18
Stanford Steve and Chris "Bear" Fallica are joined by Sports Illustrated's Andy Staples to discuss the biggest games of the week, he helps Stanford Steve find some good eats in Austin, TX and much more (2:34). Plus, the guys give their picks for Week 3 of CFB (30:00).
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