The Mina Kimes Show featuring Lenny
Tampa 2 Legit: 10/21/20
Mina talks to Sam Monson and Steve Palazzolo of Pro Football Focus about the weaknesses of the top 10 teams in the league (according to 538's expected playoff percentage)- Chiefs, Steelers, Titans, Seahawks, Ravens, Bears, Packers, Bucs, Bills, and Saints.
An AFC North Bake-off: 10/14/20
Mina and Charles McDonald of the New York Daily News look ahead to Browns-Steelers, discuss the next steps for the Falcons, and say something positive about the Giants and Jets,
Houston, We Have a Job Opening: 10/7/20
Mina and Patrick Claybon of the NFL Network discuss Washington turning to Kyle Allen, Bill O'Brien's firing in Houston, the start of Joe Burrow's career, and which team is the best in the NFC East. Plus, the second installment of Who Caught Your Eye.
Bear with me, Chicago: 9/30/20
Mina and Field Yates discuss the Ravens-Chiefs game, the Bears turning to Nick Foles, whether or not we anointed Kyler Murray too early, who the best team in the NFC is, and which NFL players would be the best at capture the flag. Plus, a new, innovative, ground-breaking segment.
The Artful Rodgers: 9/23/20
Mina talks to Danny Kelly of The Ringer about the Monday Night match up between the Ravens and Chiefs, the rash of injuries across the league, early MVP candidates, why scoring is up, and the teams that look like they'll have the best chance at drafting Trevor Lawrence.
Cam ran. Russ cooked. Wentz winced.: 9/16/20
Mina and Steven Ruiz of USA Today react to the Week 1 action and look ahead to the top games of Week 2 including Patriots-Seahawks, Falcons-Cowboys, Rams-Eagles, and Broncos-Steelers.
Here's How to Stop Maho--Lol jk: 9/8/20
Mina and Domonique Foxworth look ahead to the best games in Week 1 including Texans-Chiefs, Packers-Vikings, Bucs-Saints, and Titans-Broncos.
Candid Kamara: 9/2/20
Mina talks to former NFL offensive lineman Geoff Schwartz about Alvin Kamara looking for a long term deal, the ramifications of Derwin James' injury, the QB competition in Chicago, and the Jaguars' rebuilding plan.
The Safety Dance: 8/26/20
Mina and Kevin Clark of The Ringer weigh in on Budda Baker's extension and Earl Thomas' release before digging through a mega-mailbag.
Joe Judgement Day: 8/19/20
Mina asks Gregg Rosenthal of the NFL Network to assess how big of a deal a slew of recent headlines actually are- including Tom Brady's arm strength, a QB competition in Washington, and a veteran pass rusher holding in.
Bill and Mina's Excellent Podventure: 8/12/20
Mina and Bill Barnwell discuss possible improvement and regression candidates and then make predictions for all of the biggest awards.
THE TEAM DRAFT IS BACK: 8/5/20
The 2nd Annual Mina Kimes Show Draft, Mina and Mike Golic, Jr. draft all 32 NFL teams and the revised scoring system below will dictate the winner. 1 point for each win. 5 points for making the playoffs. 5 points for making the divisional round. 10 points for making the conference championship game. 10 points for making the Super Bowl. 5 points for winning the Super Bowl.
Will Father Time Come for Big Ben: 7/29/20
Mina and Aaron Schatz of Football Outsiders discuss the growing list of players opting out of the 2020 season, the Seahawks trading for Jamal Adams, and preview the season outlook for the Steelers, Ravens, Browns, and Bengals.
Why You Always Lion: 7/22/20
Mina and ESPN's Courtney Cronin dissect the NFC North and take a look at how the Bears, Vikings, Packers, and Lions will fare in the upcoming season.
Drew Lock It Up: 7/15/20
The divisional previews continue as Mina and former NFL Front Office Executive Nate Tice tackle the AFC West. Full season outlooks for the Kansas City Chiefs, Denver Broncos, Las Vegas Raiders, and Los Angeles Chargers,
The Violent Delights of NFC Westworld: 7/8/20
Mina and Domonique Foxworth discuss Patrick Mahomes' extension with the Chiefs before previewing the teams in the NFC West: Cardinals (7:00), Seahawks (19:42), 49ers (39:30), and Rams (52:10).
Cam New(in)Town: 6/30/20
Mina and Field Yates discuss Cam Newton landing with the Patriots before previewing the teams in the AFC South: Titans (17:38), Colts (31:44), Texans (44:30), and Jaguars (54:50)
Fountains of Dwayne: 6/24/20
Mina's NFL divisional previews continue with the NFC East. Mina and Charles McDonald of the New York Daily News discuss the season outlook for the Giants (3:29), Eagles (21:21), Redskins (38:34), and Cowboys (51:49).
When They Go Buffa-low, We Go Buffa-high: 6/17/20
Mina's NFL divisional previews roll on with the AFC East. Mina and the NFL Network's Cynthia Frelund discuss the season outlook for the Jets (4:51), Bills (21:19), Patriots (34:15), and Dolphins (45:52).
TOMPA TIME: 6/10/20
Mina's NFL divisional previews have begun! Up first is the NFC South. Mina and Warren Sharp preview the season outlook for the Saints (3:51), Falcons (21:55), Bucs (41:13), and Panthers (53:32) and offer some fantasy and betting advice along the way.
The Morning Roast Reunion Show - Hour 3: 6/7/20
Malika Andrews tells us about George Hill's ranch, plus...more entertainment needed for NBA re-start and we find out What We Learned Today.
The Morning Roast Reunion Show - Hour 2: 6/7/20
Jeff Passan bullies he way onto the show, Elmo vs. Cookie Monster, and Clinton's overall attitude towards football talk.
The Morning Roast Reunion Show - Hour 1: 6/7/20
TMR is back! Joel Anderson joins for 1 Gotta Go and Clinton, Mina, & Domonique discuss Drew Brees' week & where' they've been.
Can Baker Cook Again?: 6/3/20
Mina talks to Andrew Siciliano of the NFL Network about the outlook for the Rams and Browns next season, the NFL coaches and ESPN personalities they'd want on their bar trivia teams, and what a typical day is like hosting the NFL RedZone channel.
Lane Change: 5/27/20
Mina talks to Eagles tackle Lane Johnson about posing nude, what makes Carson Wentz special, and mental health awareness. Plus, Domonique Foxworth stops by to discuss the NFL's new measures aimed at improving diversity in coach and front-office hiring (24:45).
NOBODY GET MAD BUT WE RANKED SOME QBS: 5/20/20
Mina and Nate Tice conduct a quarterback draft based on who theyd want for the next five years.
Stidham? I hardly know him!: 5/13/20
Mina and Bill Barnwell discuss Stephen Jones' recent comments about the idea that paying your quarterback too much decreases your chance to win, the Patriots' decision to roll with Jarret Stidham at quarterback, and the trade rumors they'd most like to start if they could. Mina and Bill Barnwell discuss Stephen Jones' recent comments about the idea that paying your quarterback too much decreases your chance to win, the Patriots' decision to roll with Jarrett Stidham at quarterback, and the trade rumors they'd most like to start if they could.
Bobby Wagner!: 5/8/20
Mina talks to Seahawks linebacker Bobby Wagner about how he went from two star recruit to future Hall of Famer, what it was like the first time he commanded the huddle of the vaunted Seattle defense, how he negotiated his latest contract, the hardest QB in the league to defend, and his post football plans.
Momentum? More like NOMENTUM: 5/6/20
Mina talks to Ravens Manager of Player Evaluation and Analytics Corey Krawiec about big picture topics like why teams shouldn't draft for need, how views of running the football have evolved, the notion of momentum, and the things that we can't yet quantify.
Love, Actually: 4/28/20
Mina and Sam Monson of Pro Football Focus discuss the team drafts they liked the most, the Packers trading up for Jordan Love, the Eagles taking Jalen Hurts, and Jameis Winston landing in New Orleans.
Love is a Battlefield: 4/21/20
Mina and Mike Golic, Jr. perform their own virtual mock draft complete with the Wide Receiver Thunderdome, an explanation of "airport time," and the first round's three potential inflection points.
Just the Tua Us: 4/15/20
Mina and SB Nations Spencer Hall discuss Tua vs. Herbert, Jerry Jeudy vs. CeeDee Lamb, which position Isaiah Simmons should play, and other NFL draft questions.
A Fox Fix For Every Team: 4/8/20
Mina and ESPN's Domonique Foxworth assess the areas of need for all 32 NFL teams with the draft just two weeks away.
Bears, Lions, and Tiger Kings: 4/1/20
Mina and Kevin Clark of The Ringer answer mailbag questions about things like Tom Brady in Tampa Bay, how the Giants will screw up the draft this year, and the Tiger King.
I Don't Give a Cam: 3/24/20
Mina and ESPN's Bill Barnwell discuss Cam Newton being released, free agency winners and losers, and why Jameis Winston has yet to be signed.
TB going to TB, that answers the question: 3/17/20
Mina and Steven Ruiz of USA Today discuss Tom Brady's fit in Tampa Bay, Teddy Bridgewater replacing Cam Newton in Carolina, the Bills trading for Stefon Diggs, and other free agent moves.
Future of Football: NFL Players Vote and 2020 Plans: 3/16/20
While most sports are on hold due to the coronavirus pandemic, the NFL got some certainty this week, with players voting to approve a new collective bargaining agreement. NFLPA Executive Director DeMaurice Smith talks about the major points of the new deal. Then, ESPN NFL Insider Dan Graziano discusses how the league is responding to risks of COVID-19, and how the upcoming football schedule could change.
Deal or No Deal: 3/11/20
Mina and ESPN's Ryan Clark discuss the pending CBA vote, what the Cowboys should do with Dak Prescott and Byron Jones, and how the teams with the most cap space should spend their money.
Traders Gonna Trade: 3/4/20
Mina and Gregg Rosenthal of the NFL Network discuss the 49ers' rumored interest in Tom Brady, the top 10 free agents (15:59), potential trade targets (55:02), and whether or not the Redskins should draft Tua with the 2nd overall pick.
More Football More Problems: 2/24/20
Mina and Domonique Foxworth discuss how much the Cowboys should pay Dak Prescott as well as the ongoing labor negotiations, including the possibility of a 17th regular season game and two additional playoff games. Plus, the Pro Bowler Mina is continually surprised to learn is still in his 20s.
Surveying the QB...Field: 2/18/20
Mina and Field Yates look at the offseason quarterback market and try to figure out the best fits for the Colts, Bears, Patriots, Chargers, Jaguars, and Panthers. Plus, Lenny's origin story and tales from Field's honeymoon.
This *is* it, Chiefs: 2/4/20
Mina and Mike Golic, Jr. discuss who should have been the MVP of Super Bowl LIV, whether or not Kyle Shanahan should be blamed for passing on that 2nd and 5, Shakira's oeuvre, and look back at their preseason predictions.
You Only LIV Once: 1/28/20
Mina and Warren Sharp look ahead to the Super Bowl matchup between the Chiefs and 49ers. How important is play action for Kansas City? Will Richard Sherman be able to keep Tyreek Hill in check? Will Patrick Mahomes run the ball effectively? Can the 49ers run the ball all over San Francisco? And who's going to win?
The Red on Red Wedding: 1/22/20
Mina and NFL.com's Dave Dameshek discuss Patrick Mahomes' greatness (7:45), what the Titans should do this off-season (26:07), the beauty of the 49ers offense (46:52), and why the Packers aren't a lock to bounce right back next season (1:01:11).
The Final Four is Loco: 1/15/20
Mina and ESPN's Chris Sprow sulk in their beloved Seahawks loss (1:53) before looking ahead to the NFC Championship Game (9:57). Then, Mina chats with Mel Kiper, Jr. about the AFC Championship Game (40:39), what the Lions should do with the 3rd overall pick, and his pumpkin pie addiction (1:05:58).
Joy! Divisional Round: 1/7/20
Mina and USA Today's Steven Ruiz react to Wild Card Weekend before looking ahead to the Divisional Round: Texans-Chiefs (4:02), Vikings-49ers (14:44), Seahawks-Packers (34:16), and Titans-Ravens (44:04).
The Wild Wild NFC West: 12/30/19
Mina and Domonique Foxworth preview all four of the Wild Card Weekend matchups- Titans-Patriots (6:49), Seahawks-Eagles (17:06), Bills-Texans (33:52), and Vikings-Saints.
Merry Listmas: Power Ranking The Playoffs: 12/24/19
Mina and The Ringer's Danny Kelly give power rankings for playoff eligible teams, talk the best fan bases in the NFL and discuss group holiday pajamas.
The Kirk Store Called: 12/18/19
Mina talks with Field Yates about underrated players and ideas in the NFL and then chats with Get Up producer Paul Hembekides about overrated players and concepts like Drew Brees and the Saints passing game and Aaron Rodgers (33:02).
Mina and Domonique Foxworth discuss the Patriots latest camera controversy before looking ahead to Texans-Titans and Rams-Cowboys. Plus, how many members of the 2013 Seahawks will make it to the Hall of Fame?
The Bills Are Due: 12/4/19
Mina and Charles McDonald of the New York Daily News discuss the Panthers' firing of Ron Rivera as well as the future of the Giants. Plus, they look ahead to Ravens-Bills and Titans-Raiders.
Lenny Thanksgiving Spectacular: 11/27/19
Mina and Mike Golic, Jr. discuss Lamar Jackson's brilliance (2:08) and field mailbag questions from fans, friends, and family members (7:50). Plus, Lenny is unleashed and back behind the microphone (54:24).
Get a Grip! NFL QB Secrets to Handling the Pigskin: 11/22/19
It seems so basic. And yet, it can reveal so much - how an NFL quarterback holds the ball. ESPN Senior Writer David Fleming talked to some of the league's top signal callers to find out their preferences, their quirks, and the unique stories behind their grips.
Baltimore RAVIN': 11/20/19
Mina and Aaron Schatz of Football Outsiders discuss whether or not a series of statements are real like: The Ravens are the best team in the NFL (3:59), We were wrong about Kliff Kingsbury (17:28), and Russell Wilson is the MVP (36:33).
Summer of Cam: 11/13/19
Mina and Jacson Bevens of FieldGulls.com discuss the Seahawks' win over the 49ers on Monday (3:23) before evaluating how teams like the Panthers (18:41), Bears (26:52), Broncos, Bengals, Dolphins, Jaguars, and Chargers (1:04:15) should handle their QB situations.
Slapshot, Meet Smile: Inside the Craziest Job in Sports - The NHL Dentist: 11/7/19
Pucks to the mouth. Teeth flying to the ice. Hockey players aren't known for their perfect smiles. But have you ever wondered who exactly comes to the rescue mid-game, after a player takes a slapshot to the teeth, and gets them back on the ice? Enter the world of NHL dentists - the brave heroes who put hockey players' notorious grins back together. ESPN writer Dave Fleming takes Mina Kimes on a gory, grueling journey of mouth molds, chiclets, emergency surgery, and more tales of dental hockey horror.
Breaking 2 Electric Boogerloo: 11/6/19
Mina and ESPN's Booger McFarland discuss the black cat that interrupted MNF and then preview Seahawks-49ers (2:56), Lions-Bears (24:23), and Vikings-Cowboys (36:39).
Foxworth Power Index: 10/30/19
Mina and ESPNs Domonique Foxworth look at the top ten teams in the NFL per ESPNs Football Power Index and discuss their weaknesses.
Philly Not So Special: 10/23/19
Mina and ESPN's Field Yates react to a flurry of NFL trades and look ahead to Panthers-49ers (9:30), Eagles-Bills (32:59), and Bucs-Titans (49:46).
QB Tiers for Fears: 10/16/19
Mina and Adam Lefkoe from Bleacher Report rank the NFL quarterbacks in tiers: 1. God level 2. Pretty, pretty good 3. I mean, sure 4. Thinking emoji 5. Scooby Doo.
Shana-stans Unite: 10/9/19
Mina and Steven Ruiz of USA Today discuss whether or not the 49ers are for real, who deserves the most blame for the Browns 2-3 start (35:22), Texans-Chiefs (51:18), and the moment in their lives they'd like to relive.
I love you and I Minshew: 10/2/19
Mina and ESPN's Cam Wolfe discuss how Teddy Bridgewater's name adds to his likeability, the Packers-Cowboys game, Minshew Mania (22:28), the Dolphins tank (39:32), and the Mina Bowl (1:01:26).
The Dimes Times: 9/26/19
Mina and Mike Golic Jr. relive the reason for the delayed posting of this podcast. Plus, they discuss Daniel Jones' debut as the Giants starter (4:46), why the Redskins should turn to Dwayne Haskins (15:09), and look ahead to Vikings-Bears (31:07) and Patriots-Bills (43:10).
Bridge Over Troubled Water: 9/17/19
Mina and ESPN Rams reporter Lindsey Thiry discuss the injuries to Drew Brees and Ben Roethlisberger, the Steelers trading for Minkah Fitzpatrick, Jalen Ramsey demanding a trade, the best three teams in the NFC, Mina's fascination with a third string quarterback, and "normies."
Kliff Notes: 9/11/19
Mina and Daniel Jeremiah of the NFL Network discuss the Week 1 success of Kyler Murray and Lamar Jackson, the battle for supremacy in the NFC North, whether or not the Jets-Browns game is a must win, and the fast food restaurant they'd eat at for the rest of their lives if they could only eat at one.
Houston, We have a...Trade: 9/4/19
Mina and Kevin Clark of The Ringer discuss the Texans trading away Jadeveon Clowney and for Laremy Tunsil (2:11), the sliding doors moment of 2019 (3:53), the merits of French onion soup (41:20), and look ahead to two of the best matchups in Week 1 (45:21)
Good Luck and Godspeed: 8/28/19
Mina and Bill Barnwell discuss Russell Wilson responding to Mina on Twitter (0:45), the impact of Andrew Luck's retirement (3:33), an updated assessment of Daniel Jones (42:49), and which classic novels best describe NFL teams (30:38).
That's a Clowney Question, Bro: 8/21/19
Mina and Gregg Rosenthal of the NFL Network discuss persons of interest like Jadeveon Clowney (10:16), Derwin James (18:04), Josh Gordon (24:03), Lamar Jackson (43:48), and Deshaun Watson (57:45). Plus, Mina's recall of network television procedurals (4:01), the NFL player she had a dream about (44:39), and a major show announcement (1:04:33).
Preseason SZN: 8/13/19
Mina and Domonique Foxworth play a modified version of Buy or Sell based on preseason headlines. Plus, the moment Mina outsmarted her 4th grade teacher (10:31), Lenny's origin story (39:55), and which NFL QB would win The Bachelorette?
KC and GoJo: 8/7/19
Mina and Mike Golic, Jr. draft every NFL team in a game Mina created on a whim (3:04) including a realistic homer take and the team most likely to draft Tua. Plus, Hall of Fame game takes, an idea for a TV show about a dog (47:26), and the Disney duo that they are most like (1:09:51).
Pump Up the Sam: 7/31/19
Mina and Warren Sharp examine the AFC East and discuss how the Jets (7:01), Bills (19:41), Patriots (43:31), and Dolphins (53:10) will fare this season. Plus, dark horse picks to win each conference and Mina makes a startling admission about a movie (1:08:28).
Lenny Takes Seattle: 7/23/19
Mina and The Ringer's Danny Kelly review the offseason in the NFC West and discuss how the Cardinals, Rams, 49ers, and Seahawks will do this season. Plus, Seahawks LB K.J. Wright drops by to discuss the Russell Wilson contract announcement, a crazy Pete Carroll story, and the moment he knew he'd make it to the NFL.
Welcome to the Bake Show: 7/17/19
Mina and Mike Ryan from The Dan Le Batard Show with Stugotz take a closer look at the AFC North and discuss how the Browns (3:18), Ravens (16:53), Bengals (39:52), and Steelers (49:51) will fare this season. Plus, who's the best Packers QB of all time (29:40), a new DJ name for Mike (58:54), and which character from Big Little Lies is Dan Le Batard (1:02:53)?
Under the Influwentz: 7/10/19
Mina and Cynthia Frelund of the NFL Network zero in on the NFC East and discuss the Eagles (5:15), Redskins (21:16), Giants (43:02), and Cowboys (51:35). Plus, whether or not John Elway can hack it as a GM (37:19), the difficulty of watching game deciding kicks (1:01:25), and a plea to update Wikipedia pages.
Are the Colts the Celtics of the NFL?: 7/3/19
Mina and Domonique Foxworth evaluate the offseason in the AFC South and discuss how the Colts (4:34), Jaguars (17:22), Titans (41:40), and Texans (50:36) will do this season. Plus, Mina's proudest Twitter moment (29:59) and which NFL coach is the most wedgieable (1:04:46)?
My Wife Left Me But The Pack Is Back: 6/26/19
Mina and Adam Schefter take a closer look at the NFC North and discuss the offseason changes made by the Packers (4:44), Lions (17:01), Bears (41:47), and Vikings (49:14). Plus, Mina asks Adam who would play him in a movie and why his news breaking tweets don't have a name like Adrian Wojnarowski's do?
Who's Drinking the Raider-ade?: 6/19/19
Mina and Field Yates evaluate the offseason in the AFC West and discuss how the Raiders (8:20), Chargers (20:09), Broncos (38:13), and Chiefs (46:52) will fare this season. Plus, who at ESPN has the best hair (55:23)?
Carolina On Our Mind: 6/12/19
Mina and SB Nation's Charles McDonald discuss whether the Falcons (6:35), Saints (19:55), Bucs (38:57), and Panthers (48:09) will be better or worse next year. Plus, who from The Dan Le Batard Show with Stugotz could Mina beat in a race (34:47)?
The 400 Body Blows: 6/4/19
A major show announcement (5:38). Plus, Mina and Mike Golic, Jr. discuss the notion of establishing the run (9:05), answer a bunch of questions in a mega mailbag (23:04), and put a new twist on Dinks and Dunks (59:36).
Stuck in QB Purgatory: 5/29/19
Mina talks to Dan Orlovsky about how much the Cowboys should pay Dak Prescott (6:31), why Derek Carr should have a bounce back year (20:35), if Jameis Winston or Marcus Mariota is more likely to get a long term contract (37:17), and which ESPN employee would make the best Bachelor/Bachelorette (52:07).
Not Safe For Kirk: 5/22/19
Mina talks to Deadspin's Drew Magary about his love of the Vikings (8:38), his Why Your Team Sucks feature (25:46), NBA Twitter (29:40), and his recovery from a brain hemorrhage that put him in a coma (43:17).
Cool Your Jets: 5/15/19
Mina talks to PFF Steve (Steve Palazzolo) about the Jets firing of Mike Maccagnan as well as the article that has been tearing apart the football analytics community (3:48). Plus, part two of the QB roundtable with the shipping container from The Dan Le Batard Show with Stugotz (37:57). Plus, a preview of Sports Wars. https://wondery.com/shows/sports-wars/
The Right Time with Lenny: 5/8/19
Mina and Bomani Jones talk about why Zion Williamson didn't play football (10:03), the complicating factors of how the NFL should handle Tyreek Hill (21:03), Richard Sherman's comments on Nick Bosa's tweets (41:15), and how easy it'd be to throw Russell Wilson a birthday party (53:57).
Mr. Jones and Me: 5/1/19
Mina and Mike Golic, Jr. take a look at the landing spots for the top four quarterbacks drafted (6:57), offer up five winners (three teams, a GM, and a player) and six perplexing choices (43:48), and discuss the best looking NBA players (1:08:49), and celebrities that have inexplicably followed them on social media (1:11:45).
Draft Night is Dark and Full of Terrors: 4/23/19
Mina and Domonique Foxworth talk about why the Giants should not take a quarterback with either of their first round picks (14:15), whether or not Dwayne Haskins would be an upgrade over Jameis Winston in Tampa Bay (23:14), if they'd rather have unlimited queso or unlimited salsa (37:53), and if Domonique would hug Roger Goodell if he were a draft prospect this year (1:08:20).
Don't Nickel and Dime Your Quarterback: 4/17/19
Mina and Louis Riddick discuss getting sassy on social media dealing with keyboard tough guys (2:21), Russell Wilson's new contract and whether or not you can win while paying a QB that much (7:28), how many QBs deserve to go in the first round (31:16), why more top QBs don't pull an Eli Manning (37:49), and how the draft teaches us about both trends in the NFL and the sliding scale of positional importance (43:50).
We Will We Will Mock You: 4/10/19
Mina and ESPN's Joel Anderson go back and forth to create a mock draft of who NFL teams should select later this month in Nashville. Joel tells us which prospect looks like Meek Mill, the player that doesn't have a face for greatness, and why a prospect's last name is giving him a boost. Mina suggests that Mountain Time is inconsiderate, says that a player has planetary upside, and rotates through a series of phrases like "pro ready", "plug and play", and "day one starter", which all mean the same thing. Plus, Mina chats with former Washington safety Taylor Rapp about his preparation for the draft.
The Start Of Draft SZN: 4/3/19
NFL Draft SZN is upon us and Mina talks to Spencer Hall about how this year's QB class is like Sunday brunch (10:57), the similarities between Jared Goff and Josh Rosen (36:48), the QB he'd take a bullet for (37:11), why he thinks Ed Oliver is the best player available (54:20), the NFL Draft prospect that can play every position except QB (1:02:52), and what Jim Harbaugh would do if he wasn't a football coach (1:18:30).
Pooch Punting With Pat: 3/26/19
Mina talks to former Colts punter Pat McAfee about acting reckless on press row of an NCAA Tournament game (4:03), which NFL coach would win a royal rumble (13:59), the kind of texter Colts GM Chris Ballard is (12:48), her experience portraying The Undertaker (43:01), and which team should be favored in the AFC North (48:32). Plus, Mina offers strong takes on beer and Pat decides how much money he'd pay to have an hour long conversation with his dog.
TANK U, NEXT: 3/20/19
Mina talks to former NFL LB Kirk Morrison about the hype train for the Browns (3:15), the angriest looking coach in the NFL (9:55), why the sophomore slump for QBs is a real thing (31:50), what the Packers should do to help Aaron Rodgers (49:09), the Costco portion of free agency, and if he'd rather give up cake or pie (1:09:54). Plus, Mina discusses why she's here for the fish tank (11:05) and the time she awkwardly got in a revolving door with a 2-time Super Bowl champ (1:04:48).
Pre Agency: 3/13/19
Mina talks to Dianna Russini about Le'Veon Bell's deal with the Jets and having Adam Schefter tweet out a report from her phone (1:32). Plus, she gets reaction from Browns super fan Mike Ryan on the Odell Beckham, Jr. trade (29:29) and tries to make amends with the city of Pittsburgh by talking to Dave Dameshek (36:17).
Larry Fitzgerald Loves Gerbils: 3/6/19
Mina chats with Larry Fitzgerald about coming back for another season, his handsome new head coach, his favorite shows to watch on Netflix, and his post retirement plans. Plus, she talks with Warren Sharp about analytical trends to watch for next season, how the Rams could have used analytics to scheme better in the Super Bowl, and who the most overrated quarterback in the NFL is.
Measure Up: 2/27/19
Mina chats with Field Yates about Nick Foles' free agency, the Cardinals' decision with the #1 pick, and the top pass rushers in the draft. Plus, she talks with the two men who created the psychological test administered to every player at the combine.
Welcome To Source Season: 2/19/19
Mina Kimes chats with Bleacher Report's Adam Lefkoe about potential landing spots for Le'Veon Bell, the top 10 free agents, the secret behind athletes' work out videos, movies that deserve a sequel, and Colin Kaepernick's settlement with the NFL.
A Tale of Two QB Conversations: 2/13/19
Mina Kimes reacts to the Joe Flacco trade, chats with Sheil Kapadia about Nick Foles' future, and plays a QB game with the shipping container from The Dan Le Batard Show.
Was The Super Bowl... Good?: 2/6/19
Mina Kimes and friend of the podcast The Undefeated's Domonique Foxworth recap Super Bowl LIII, discuss what the Rams could have done to win and look ahead to the 2019 season.
Mina & Dianna: Friday Frenzy: 2/1/19
Mina Kimes & Dianna Russini discuss whether the Patriots or Rams have the advantage on offense & defense, Sean McVay's in-game strategy & more. Plus, Andrew Hawkins stops by to make his predictions, weigh in on prop bets and much more.
Mina & Dianna: TBT Edition: 1/31/19
Mina Kimes and Dianna Russini continue to preview Super Bowl LIII and are joined by Mike Golic Jr. and Bill Barnwell. Also on this Throwback Thursday edition, they crew recalls the last time the Patriots and Rams met in the big game and discuss if the results of this year's matchup will be the same.
Kimes & Barnwell: The Dynamic Duo: 1/30/19
Mina Kimes welcomes Bill Barnwell to the show to discuss Super Bowl LIII from all angles, include the Rams' offensive plans, the Patriots' defense strategy and more.
Mina & Dianna Take On Twitter : 1/30/19
Mina Kimes and NFL reporter Dianna Russini bring you a special treat from Super Bowl LIII. In this "live on Twitter" episode, Mina & Dianna welcome Domonique Foxworth to the show to discuss the Patriots' underdog narrative, the role Rob Gronkowski plays in the big game and much more.
And Then There Were Fewer : 1/23/19
Mina Kimes welcomes analyst and former NFL WR Andrew Hawkins to the show to recap Championship Sunday and explain how he managed to predict a Rams-Patriots Super Bowl in the preseason.
Takefest Of Champions: 1/16/19
Mina Kimes welcomes in ESPN's Chris Sprow to breakdown the NFL's final four heading into Championship Sunday.
Good Luck Stopping The Colts: 1/9/19
Mina Kimes is joined by ESPN NFL analyst Damien Woody who helps break down the NFL Divisional Weekend matchups. Plus, Lenny makes moves on Damien's furry friend Tiffany.
Let's Get Wild (Card): 1/2/19
Mina Kimes welcomes back Mike Golic, Jr. to help preview NFL Wild Card Weekend. Together, they make winner predictions and Lenny may have thrown salt in Golic Jr.'s wound.
New Year's Resolutions: 12/26/18
Mina Kimes welcomes friend of the show Domonique Foxworth to offer New Year's Resolutions for the 15 teams in playoff contention (4:11), including but not limited to the Chiefs (8:48), Rams (21:09), Chargers (34:39), Seahawks (36:52) and Steelers (45:23). Plus, they take some questions from the mailbag (30:37) and close out with Dinks & Dunks (54:07).
Stretch Fun: 12/19/18
Mina Kimes talks all things NFC East with Matthew Berry (3:10), and welcomes Dianna Russini to chat about the enormous Saints-Steelers matchup this weekend (48:00).
Hasselbeck To The Future (of QBs): 12/12/18
Mina Kimes is joined by ESPN NFL analyst Matt Hasselbeck to draft some NFL quarterbacks... all 25 years-old or younger (who they select first may or may not surprise you).
Who's Leading The Pack? : 12/5/18
Mina Kimes welcomes in ESPN NFL Insider Field Yates to discuss Mike McCarthy's firing, preview the Rams-Bears and Vikings-Seahawks Week 14 matchups and much more.
Baker vs. Everybody: 11/28/18
Mina Kimes is joined by ESPN NFL analyst Ryan Clark. They discuss Baker Mayfield's comments, the Redskins' claim of Reuben Foster and more. Plus, Katie Nolan learns how to be Seahawks fan.
Death To Defense? : 11/21/18
Mina Kimes welcomes NFL Network's Patrick Claybon to the show and they try to rank the 5 best teams in the NFL. Plus, they weigh in on Lamar Jackson and if defense is dying in the NFL.
We FINALLY Remember The Titans : 11/15/18
Mina Kimes welcomes ESPN NFL analyst Dan Orlovsky to the show to break down three Week 11 matchups. Also, Mina brags on her Titans prediction and answers fans questions!
Taking Out The Trash: 11/7/18
Mina Kimes welcomes back good friend and The Undefeated's Domonique Foxworth to talk about the worst teams in the NFL and how long we can expect them to stink.
Killa Cam Is Back: 10/31/18
Mina Kimes brings back her first repeat guest - Mike Golic Jr.! Together they preview four games from Week 9 including if Panthers QB Cam Newton can lead the team to victory in their NFC South matchup against the Buccaneers.
Falcons Versus Themselves: 10/24/18
Mina Kimes is joined by SB Nation NFL writer Charles McDonald to discuss some of Week 8's compelling matchups. Plus, they breakdown the Falcons' interesting season.
A River Runs Through It : 10/17/18
Mina Kimes welcomes The Ringer's Danny Kelly help her break down a few NFL Week 7 matchups, including Philip Rivers' MVP-type performances and more. Plus, Danny's pronunciation of the team in Jacksonville is pure comedy.
Dawg Pound Love: Mike Ryan: 10/11/18
The Dan Le Batard Show with Stugotz producer Mike Ryan joins Mina to talk NFL Week 6 including whether or not his beloved Browns have a chance over the Chargers. Plus, there may or may not be special guest voice on the show.
Do We Like Mike More? : 10/4/18
Mina Kimes and First and Last's Mike Golic Jr. weigh in on if the Jags' defense comes second to the Bears, if the Bengals or Dolphins are playoff contenders, what the matchup for Texas will tell us about the Cowboys and Texans, and preview MNF. Plus, is Mike Golic, Jr. or Domonique Foxworth a better guest?
Debuting With Domonique : 9/27/18
On the debut of Bootleg, host Mina Kimes welcomes NFL analyst Domonique Foxworth to the show. They weigh in on if Josh Allen is for real, Fitz Magic vs. Jameis, Bakermania and much more!
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