Keyshawn, JWill & Max
Every morning, #1 pick in the NFL Draft, Keyshawn Johnson joins #2 pick in the NBA Draft Jay Williams and Max Kellerman as they set the sports table for the day. From the games that electrified us the night before to the stories that will catch fire during the day, Key, Jay and Max will update, inform and entertain. The sparks will fly as these legends debate whats happening and grill the best known guests in all of sports. This is the home for hourly podcasts of the national radio show.
Hour 2: Even Paul's impressed: 11/29/21
Are we headed toward a Brady-Belichick Super Bowl? Plus, Key explains why Mac Jones has what it takes to be the first rookie QB to take his team to the Super Bowl, Dan Orlovsky tells us why Matthew Stafford is struggling and, even Paul Finebaum was impressed by Jim Harbaugh's win over Ohio State.
Hour 1: Buyer's Remorse: 11/29/21
Keyshawn thinks the Rams will have Buyer's Remorse with Matthew Stafford if they don't reach the Super Bowl. Plus, Aaron Rodgers shows why he is still great and the Bengals have a better chance at the playoffs than the Browns.
Hour 4: Which job is better...Bears or Giants?: 11/26/21
The guys discuss if the Bears or Giants GM/head coaching jobs are better...then play Take Your Pick for the final games of Week 12. Ed Werder joins to talk about the Cowboys loss to the Raiders on Thanksgiving day.
Hour 3: Can Harbaugh Finally Beat the Buckeyes?: 11/26/21
Could Sean Payton be the next head coach of the Giants? Ben Hartsock joins to preview this week's biggest college football matchup...Ohio State vs. Michigan. Plus, the guys play TAKE IT OR SHAKE IT.
Hour 2: So many penalties: 11/26/21
The guys discuss the Bears win over the Lions and if Detroit should be looking for a new QB. The Cowboys are in trouble if Zeke can't get healthy. We play Four Downs to preview the biggest NFL matchups this weekend. Harry Douglas joins to react to yesterday's Thanksgiving games.
Hour 1: What Does Keyshawn Know?: 11/26/21
Keyshawn is joined by Freddie Coleman and Chris Canty today. The guys react to the Cowboys' loss to the Raiders on Thanksgiving Day and all the penalties that were called in that game...and the Bears getting a win against the Lions and why it won't change the fate of Matt Nagy. Dan Graziano joins for some Hot News or Not News.
Hour 4: Can Cowboys Bounce Back?: 11/25/21
Ian Fitzsimmons joins Freddie to talk about the if the Bills can handle the pressure they're under trailing the Patriots in the AFC East. Todd Archer joins to preview today's Cowboys/Raiders game.
Hour 3: Hot seats in Chicago: 11/25/21
Matt Nagy's future in Chicago looks bleak. Jeff Dickerson & Adam Schefter join Freddie to talk about the future in Chicago. Freddie also plays Real or Not Real.
Hour 2: Big changes for Big Blue?: 11/25/21
Harry Douglas joins and talks about his hatred for the Saints and how much pressure the Bills are under...Harry & Freddie also play Take Your Pick with today's games. Bart Scott joins to talk about what's next for the Giants.
Hour 1: Bills feeling the pressure: 11/25/21
Freddie Coleman filling in for the guys...Mike Tannenbaum joins him. How much pressure are the Bills feeling with the Patriots taking the lead in the AFC East? Baker Mayfield & Aaron Rodgers both battling through injuries...how effective will they be the rest of the season?
Hour 4: How Good is Gonzaga?: 11/24/21
More on the Giants firing Jason Garrett and what's next for the franchise. Chris Canty joins to talk about the Giants, Zach Wilson, and why it's Super Bowl or bust for the Cowboys. Seth Greenberg joins to talk about the gap between Gonzaga and everyone else.
Hour 3: Time for Giants to Clean House?: 11/24/21
Is it time for a Giant re-build in New York? Kendrick Perkins joins to talk about what's wrong with the Lakers. Heather Dinich joins to react to Cincinnati jumping into the CFP Top 4. The guys play Reputation vs. Reality.
Hour 2: Thanksgiving Dish Draft: 11/24/21
The guys discuss how much firing Matt Nagy could actually benefit Justin Fields right now...and if the young QB should have any input into the next head coach. Who won the show's Thanksgiving Dish Draft? Waddle & Silvy's Marc "Silvy" Silverman joins to talk about the status of Matt Nagy and if it's time for the Bears to move on from their head coach.
Hour 1: Fire Nagy?: 11/24/21
Will Matt Nagy be fired after the Bears Thanksgiving game vs. the Lions? Cincinnati breaks into the Top 4 of the CFP rankings. The guys disagree on if Jerry Jones should be placing blame for the Cowboys loss to the Chiefs on Amari Cooper...and Aaron Rodgers' pinky toe hurts a lot.
Hour 4: LeBron's Suspension: 11/23/21
The guys play "To the Max" on which teams are and aren't Super Bowl contenders. Also, ESPN NBA Analyst Jeff Van Gundy joins the show to talk about the suspension of LeBron James, and the Lakers issues moving forward. Plus, the Giants lost to the Bucs on Monday Night Football.
Hour 3: Giants + Jets = 8 Wins?: 11/23/21
Mike Tannenbaum joins the guys for the hour. The Giants lost to the Buccaneers yesterday, and Keyshawn thinks the main issue is with the coaching. Which team has a better QB situation right now: the Giants or the Eagles? The guys also continue to discuss Baker Mayfield's comments. Plus, if the Jets & Giants combined their rosters could they win 8 games?
Hour 2: Booing Baker: 11/23/21
Baker Mayfield skipped his press conference after their game, but justified it by saying he's accountable to his teammates, not the media. He also addressed the fans booing him. Also, Paul Finebaum talks about the CFP and coaching opening. Plus, Jeff Saturday & Mike Tannenbaum join the show! Who will be the Bears head coach after Matt Nagy?
Hour 1: Still Terrific: 11/23/21
Tom Brady and the Buccaneers handily beat the Giants on Monday Night Football. Who do you trust more to make it back to the Super Bowl: the Bucs or the Chiefs? Also, LeBron James was only suspended for 1 game following his altercation with Isaiah Stewart, which Jay disagrees with. Plus, Key's Real Rankings & Dan Graziano joins to play Overreaction or Not and Overreaction!
Hour 4: Barkley is back: 11/22/21
Saquon Barkley returns for the Giants on Monday Night Football so we tell you what it means for Daniel Jones. Plus, Dak Prescott struggles against the Chiefs and Jalen Hurts has a breakout performance.
Hour 3: Rex is rolling with Robert: 11/22/21
Rex Ryan tells us about his conversation with Jets head coach Robert Saleh and why he is now the right guy to turn the franchise around. Plus, was LeBron's punch dirty? And there's a double standard in Cleveland.
Hour 2: Ryan Day and Dan Mullen: 11/22/21
Dan Mullen is out of a job at Florida and Ryan Day has one of the best teams in the country, so why should NFL team consider both for their head coach position? Plus, Dan Orlovsky tells us why Dak did wrong against the Chiefs.
Hour 1: Dirty or accident: 11/22/21
Key and Jay are on opposite sides of the debate on LeBron's punch on Isaiah Stewart being dirty or an accident. Plus, why the Bears should throw everything at Ryan Day.
Introducing 'Man in the Arena': 11/20/21
Whether you love him or hate him or are somehow completely indifferent, youve probably spent at least some of the last 20 years thinking about Tom Brady. Brady has altered friendships, families and communities. Hes changed the trajectory of careers and reputations, enabled fairy tale dreams to be both realized and dashed. 'Man In the Arena' is a new 10-part series from ESPN and Religion of Sports that looks at those two decades of Brady through the eyes of the fans and the haters, those in the arena and those outside. Host Gotham Chopra grapples with these big themes, while grounding the podcast in his personal relationship with Tom and his journey from a Brady fan to Toms friend. ˙Listen on Apple Podcasts (https://apple.co/3FgQalz), Spotify (https://spoti.fi/3c6q4oB), or search 'Man In the Arena' wherever you're listening now.
Hour 4: Dak vs. Mahomes: 11/19/21
Mac Jones and the Patriots picked up a huge win on Thursday Night Football, extending their winning streak. Also, ESPN NFL Draft Expert Mel Kiper joins the show to talk about which QB's teams will be looking for in the draft this year. Plus, Former Cowboys Guard & 3x Super Bowl Champion Nate Newton previews Cowboys vs. Chiefs.
Hour 3: Pumpkin Pie > Sweet Potato Pie: 11/19/21
An age old Thanksgiving debate wages on. Also, would you rather have the Giants or Eagles QB situation? Have Baker Mayfield lived up to the hype of being a #1 pick? Plus, ESPN CFB Analyst Desmond Howard joins the show.
Hour 2: How 'Bout Them....CHIEEEEFS!: 11/19/21
What is the Patriots & Buccaneers meet in the Super Bowl? Rob Ninkovich joins the show to talk about that and more. Also, the guys go through the 5 biggest games of the weekend in Four Down. Plus, Take It or Shake It!
Hour 1: Think of the Children!: 11/19/21
Mac Jones & the Patriots picked up a big win over the Falcons on Thursday Night Football. Matt Nagy doesn't like taunting because it's a bad influence on children. How hot is his seat? Also, which QB situation is better: the Eagles or Giants? Plus, ESPN NFL Reporter Dan Graziano joins the guys to talk about Antonio Brown's alleged fake vaccine card.
Hour 4: Roman Reigns: 11/18/21
2x Universal Champion & 3x WWE Champion Roman Reigns joins the show to talk about Survivor Series, potentially facing The Rock, and his college football days. Also, Joe Fortenbaugh gets you set for a big gambling weekend and plays House Money.
Hour 3: Charlie Weis: 11/18/21
4x Super Bowl Champion Charlie Weis joins the show to talk about the Jets decision to go with Joe Flacco, and the progression of Mac Jones. Plus, Real or Not Real on which Coach/QB combinations can lead their teams to a Super Bowl.
Hour 2: Box Office: 11/18/21
The Keyshawn vs. Michael Irvin feud continues as the production staff looks for more dirt. If you could only watch one player in the NBA right now who would it be? Also, what's the Steelers play for their post-Big Ben era? Plus, ESPN NFL Reporter Dianna Russini plays Hot News or Not News, and ESPN 1000's Tom Waddle joins to discuss Justin Fields.
Hour 1: Best in the West: 11/18/21
Will the Milwaukee Bucks be able to sustain their success? Who is the best team in the West right now? Also, what should we expect from a banged up Baker Mayfield? Plus, the guys play Take Your Pick with the best QB matchups of the week!
Hour 4: Loud-mouthed, Screaming, New York Radio: 11/17/21
Keyshawn has to respond to Michael Kay calling him ridiculous for his Robert Saleh take. Stephen A. Smith joins to talk about why he doesn't think LeBron will win another title.
Hour 3: Two Loss CFP Team?: 11/17/21
Buster Olney joins the show to talk about MLB free agency and if he has beef with Dave Rothenberg. Heather Dinich joins to react to the latest College Football Playoff Rankings. And the guys play "Reputation or Reality."
Hour 2: Is the LeBron Era Over?: 11/17/21
Key tells us why he has more faith in the Cowboys than the Packers. The guys react to Stephen A. Smith saying LeBron James won't win another title. Kimberley A. Martin joins for some Hot News or Not News.
Hour 1: Where are the Cardinals?: 11/17/21
Steph Curry & the Warriors laid the smack down on the Nets last night...and right now Steph is the MVP of the league. Key has to answer for why he left the Cardinals, who are 8-2, off his rankings yesterday. Mike Reiss joins to talk about how good Mac Jones has been this season and if the ceiling for the Patriots really is the Super Bowl.
Hour 4: Key's Real Rankings: 11/16/21
Keyshawn gives his top 8 teams in the NFL right now. Also, the Director of "The Man in the Arena" Gotham Chopra joins the guys to talk about what Tom Brady is like behind the scenes. Plus, new ESPN NBA Analyst J.J. Redick joins the show for the first time!
Hour 3: Either, Neither or Both: 11/16/21
ESPN NFL Front Office Insider & Former Jets GM Mike Tannenbaum joins the guys for the hour. Rex Ryan & Robert Saleh went at it after Rex was unhappy with being compared to the current Jets head coach. Also, the guys play "Either, Neither or Both" with current head coach/QB combinations. Plus, what should we expect from Cam Newton in his first start with the Panthers?
Hour 2: OBJ's Debut: 11/16/21
Odell Beckham Jr. made his debut for the Rams, but they couldn't overcome the 49ers. Paul Finebaum joins the show to talk about how he sees the CFP shaking out. Also, ESPN NFL Analyst Jeff Saturday joins the show to talk about Mike MCCarthy's...interesting...method of motivating the Cowboys.
Hour 1: Superman Returns: 11/16/21
The 49ers whooped the Rams yesterday in Odell Beckham Jr.'s debut. Cam Newton is going to start for the Panthers this week vs. the WFT. Also, who will make a deeper playoff run: the Patriots or the Buccaneers? Plus, ESPN NFL Insider Dan Graziano stops by to play Hot News or Not News!
Hour 4: How Dumb Can You Be?: 11/15/21
Bucs coach Bruce Arians calls his team dumb after getting upset by Washington. London Fletcher stops by to tell us what happened with the defending Super Bowl Champions and D'Marco Farr looks ahead at Odell Beckham Jr's Rams debut.
Hour 3: The Tale of Two Bakers: 11/15/21
Rex Ryan helps us understand how to manage the roller coaster that is Baker Mayfield. Plus, Mike White falls back to earth for the Jets.
Hour 2: How 'Bout Them Cowboys: 11/15/21
The Cowboys bounce back in a big way and now might have the best path to the top seed in the NFC. Dan Orlovsky joins to figure out Baker Mayfield's future and former Packer Leroy Butler says Jordan Love is the future.
Hour 1: Return of the MVPs: 11/15/21
MVPs Aaron Rodgers and Cam Newton return to the field with big wins and 2018 MVP Patrick Mahomes returns to form with 5 touchdowns on Sunday Night Football. Plus, we continue to find reasons not to believe in the Titans.
Hour 4: Who's the best QB in the AFC West?: 11/12/21
Lamar & the Ravens stumbled in their Thursday Night loss to the Dolphins...who will take over as the MVP front-runner after this week? The best QB in the AFC West is going to be on the field on Sunday Night...but is that guy Patrick Mahomes or Derek Carr? Torrey Smith joins the guys to talk about Cam going back to Carolina and OBJ picking the Rams.
Hour 3: The Mike White Era Continues: 11/12/21
The guys talk about why Mike White is the right guy for the Jets right now and how playing in NY compared to playing in LA is different. David Pollack joins to get us ready for the college football weekend. Plus, we play Take It or Shake It!
Hour 2: What OBJ to LA means for Rodgers in Green Bay: 11/12/21
Did the Packers lose Aaron Rodgers when OBJ picked the Rams over Green Bay? Rob Ninkovich joins to play Four Downs and talk about Browns/Patriots (which he'll be on the call for on ESPN Radio).
Hour 1: OBJ to Rams, Cam to Panthers: 11/12/21
The guys react to a huge news day in the NFL, as OBJ heads to LA and Cam goes back home to Carolina. The Ravens fell flat on Thursday Night Football to the Dolphins...does Lamar have to be Superman for the Ravens to be any good? Dan Graziano joins to react to the OBJ & Cam news.
Hour 4: Reputation vs. Reality: 11/11/21
Daily Wager's Joe Fortenbaugh gets you set for a huge gambling weekend, plus plays House Money (which didn't go well for Jay). Also, what's reputation and what's reality with some of the biggest names in the NFL?
Hour 3: Orange, Blue and White: 11/11/21
Why are the New York Kicks struggling so much right now? Will the New York Jets be able to turn their issues around with Mike White under center? Also, ESPN NFL Analyst Damien Woody & ESPN NFL Insider Adam Schefter join the show.
Hour 2: Rodgers or Wilson?: 11/11/21
Which QB is going to win an MVP sooner: Aaron Rodgers or Russell Wilson? Also, the guys play Take Your Pick with the biggest NFL QB matchups this week. Plus, ESPN NFL Reporter Jeremy Fowler joins the show for Hot News or Not News!
Hour 1: Keep Choppin' Wood: 11/11/21
Bruce Arians said they already have an AB, so they don't need OBJ because that would be too many letters. Where is Odell Beckham Jr. going to sign? Keyshawn once won an award for the teammate who hurt his team the most. Also, the guys play Rep vs. Reality about some of the biggest names in the NFL. Plus, ESPN 1000's David Kaplan discusses the Bears, and Scottie Pippen continuing to call out Michael Jordan.
Hour 4: Super Bowl Contenders: 11/10/21
Jerry Jones said the Cowboys were overconfident heading into this week. How big of a concern is that moving forward? Aaron Rodgers addressed his controversial interview from last week on the Pat McAfee Show. What should we expect from Rodgers when he comes back from this? Plus, Real or Not Real: Super Bowl Contenders!
Hour 3: We Believe in Mac: 11/10/21
Believe It or Not but Mac Jones will continue to be the best rookie QB, Patrick Mahomes still has a chance to make this a great season, and David Pollack says there's no reason for Michigan to be ranked ahead of Michigan State in the latest College Football Playoff rankings.
Hour 2: Will Rodgers be ready?: 11/10/21
How will Aaron Rodgers be impacted by COVID-19 in his return this week? Also, ESPN CFB Writer Heather Dinich breaks down the current CFP rankings. Plus, ESPN NFL Reporter Kimberley A. Martin plays Hot News or Not News!
Hour 1: What's wrong with Patrick Mahomes?: 11/10/21
The best fit for the Odell Beckham Jr is....The Green Bay Packers, the Cowboys tough path to the top seed, and Domonique Foxworth joins to help us fix Patrick Mahomes turnover problems.
Hour 4: DeMarcus Ware: 11/9/21
9x Pro Bowler, 7x All-Pro and Super Bowl Champion DeMarcus Ware joins the show. Also, ESPN College Basketball Analyst Jay Bilas previews the college hoops season. Plus, the guys argue about the Nikola Jokic incident, and how good he ACTUALLY is.
Hour 3: OBJ in NYC?: 11/9/21
Mike Tannenbaum joins the show for the hour. Should the Giants consider bringing back Odell Beckham Jr.? If not, where is the best landing spot for him? Also, how concerning is it that Mike McCarthy kept Dak Prescott in the game with the Cowboys up big? Plus, Paul Finebaum on the College Football Playoff picture.
Hour 2: Frank Reich: 11/9/21
Indianapolis Colts Head Coach Frank Reich joins the show to talk about how Carson Wentz's season has gone so far. Also, JWill's Top 5 college hoops contenders (with Seth Greenberg). Plus, Key's Real Rankings!
Hour 1: Terrible Taunting: 11/9/21
Bears LB Cassius March was flagged last night for taunting, which the guys thought was completely ridiculous. Would the Bears have been better off if Justin Fields had been under center sooner? Also, would OBJ help get the Seahawks season back on track? Plus, Dan Graziano plays Hot News or Not News.
Hour 4: Should Packers Love Jordan's debut?: 11/8/21
Dan Orlovsky says details the positives the Packers can takeaway from Jordan Love's first career start. Plus, Louis Riddick talks about the challenges the Steelers bring Justin Fields on Monday night and Giants cornerback Adoree Jackson stops by.
Hour 3: Who's the NFL MVP?: 11/8/21
Lamar Jackson is the NFL MVP through Week 9, but can he close out his 2nd award in 3 seasons? Plus, Rex Ryan tells us why Baker is better without OBJ.
Hour 2: Better without Beckham: 11/8/21
Baker and the Browns are better without OBJ, teams are attacking the Cowboys defense differently, and all eyes are on Matt Nagy on Monday Night Football. Plus, Dan Orlovsky says Sam Darnold's mistakes have to stop.
Hour 1: No Love for Rodgers: 11/8/21
Jordan Love struggles vs. the Chiefs and Aaron Rodgers struggles to explain himself. Plus, the Cowboys and Rams suffer shocking losses.
Hour 4: Jets QB Controversy?: 11/5/21
Where does OBJ land after he's released by the Browns? Quentin Richardson joins to talk about the allegations against the Suns organization and Robert Sarver. Plus, the guys play Take It or Shake It!
Hour 3: OBJ = Randy Moss?: 11/5/21
Dwight Freeney joins the show to talk about why the Colts need to run the ball like they did last night to be successful. Desmond Howard joins the show to talk about if Cincinnati was disrespected with their initial CFP ranking. Plus, the guys dive back into OBJ and what team would make the most sense for him.
Hour 2: Is Jordan Love ready?: 11/5/21
Is Jordan Love ready for his first start? We'll find out on Sunday. Harry Douglas & Dan Graziano join the show to talk about OBJ's imminent release from the Browns. Adrian Wojnarowski joins to give us the latest on the allegations about the Suns organization and owner Robert Sarver.
Hour 1: Browns & OBJ working on release: 11/5/21
The Colts take care of business vs. the Jets on Thursday Night. Dan Graziano breaks the news that the Browns are working to release OBJ. Plus, the guys get into the allegations against Suns owner Robert Sarver.
Hour 4: Brian Snitker: 11/4/21
The guys are joined by Braves Manager & new World Serie champion Brian Snitker. Also, Joe Fortenbaugh stops by to get you set for the gambling week. Plus, ESPN Packers Reporter Rob Demovsky breaks down the Aaron Rodgers situation.
Hour 3: Who won the OBJ trade?: 11/4/21
Did the Giants or Browns win the Odell Beckham Jr. trade? Will the Browns & OBJ be able to come together for the greater good? Also, Mike White is set to get the start for the Jets tonight. How concerning is that for Zach Wilson. Plus, Adam Schefter on the latest with Aaron Rodgers.
Hour 2: Isaac Bruce: 11/4/21
The guys continue to discuss the Aaron Rodgers situation with ESPN Milwaukee's Jason Wilde. Also, Pro Football Hall of Famer Isaac Bruce stops by to talk about the OBJ/Browns situation, and what the Rams outlook is for the rest of this season. Plus, the guys look at the biggest QB matchups of the week and decide which QB they like more in Take Your Pick!
Hour 1: Rodgers Out: 11/4/21
Aaron Rodgers has tested positive for COVID-19 and will miss Sunday's game. How will this impact his long-term future with the Packers? Also, Odell Beckham Jr. is at odds with Baker Mayfield and the Browns. Will the two sides be able to come back together? Plus, ESPN NFL Reporter Jeff Darlington plays Hot news or not News!
Hour 4: Technical Difficulties: 11/3/21
The guys discuss Joe Judge saying that the Giants keep having technical issues with their headsets, MJ vs. Scottie, and if Dak will play this week.
Hour 3: No Greatness in the Giants: 11/3/21
Key takes issue with the Jets bringing in Zach Wilson's QB coach in the middle of the season. Max tells us he doesn't see anything great in the Giants while playing One's Gotta Go. Heather Dinich joins to talk about the initial CFP rankings.
Hour 2: Disrespecting Cincy: 11/3/21
Why won't Baker throw the ball to OBJ? Robert Griffin III joins to talk about the first CFP rankings and if he's concerned about Dak's injury going forward this season. Greg McEroy joins to talk about the first CFP rankings. The guys play TO THE MAX on which QBs are most important to their team's chances of winning the Super Bowl.
Hour 1: MJ vs. Pippen: 11/3/21
Buster Olney joins to recap the Braves winning the World Series. OBJ's dad is causing trouble on social media and the Browns hold onto the WR through the deadline...what's it like dealing with family members speaking out on social media when you're an athlete? David Kaplan joins to talk about the rift that's formed between MJ & Scottie Pippen.
Hour 4: Levels: 11/2/21
After an ongoing feud between him and Keyshawn, Canty & Golic Jr's Chris Canty joins the show to talk about who the best team is in the NFC. Plus, Patriots RB Damien Harris & Oregon Head Football Coach Mario Cristobal.
Hour 3: Giant Issues: 11/2/21
Mike Tannenbaum joins the guys for the hour. What was the biggest concern with the Giants after their loss to the Chiefs? Also, Mike gives his list of which QB's the Saints could go after. Plus, Real or Not Real!
Hour 2: Bridgewater to NOLA?: 11/2/21
Dan Graziano sticks around and explains why it makes a lot of sense for the Saints to attempt to trade for Teddy Bridgewater. Also, Paul Finebaum joins the show to talk about how he sees the CFP Top 4 looking after tonight. Plus, ESPN NFL Analyst Jeff Saturday.
Hour 1: 50,000 Pennies: 11/2/21
Keyshawn owes Jay $500 after losing a bet over the Chiefs covering vs. the Giants. The Rams traded for Von Miller. What does that mean for their Super Bowl hopes? Plus, Key's Real Rankings. Also, Dan Graziano joins to play Hot News or Not News!
Hour 4: Breaking Derrick Henry News: 11/1/21
Derrick Henry suffered a potentially season-ending injury and Adam Schefter joins with the latest news. Plus, Louis Riddick joins Key, Jay and Max to discuss the impact of the injury and why Henry is more valuable to his team than any other player in football.
Hour 3: Best NFC Team: 11/1/21
The NFC has four one-loss teams and the AFC has none, but who is the best of the bunch? Rex Ryan has the perfect landing spot for Odell Beckham Jr. And...Key tries to fix the Chiefs defense with one phone call.
Hour 2: A Big Easy Decision at QB: 11/1/21
Jameis Winston has a "significant" knee injury and best the option long-term is Cam Newton. Dan Orlovsky says the Saints should make calls to Philip Rivers and Drew Brees. And...what does it say about the Bears that Justin Fields had his best game without Matt Nagy.
Hour 1: The Case for Keenum: 11/1/21
Baker returned and the Browns lost, so would things have been different if Case Keenum started? The Cowboys win without Dak and the Saints should sign Cam Newton.
Hour 4: Aaron Rodgers enjoying life: 10/29/21
Rodgers is enjoying life right now...does that mean he'll be back in Green Bay next season? David Pollack joins to preview Michigan vs. Michigan State. Ed Werder joins to give us the latest on Dak's calf injury.
Hour 3: Reaching for a QB: 10/29/21
There's no way the Giants will be able to take down the Chiefs on Monday Night...right? Mel Kiper joins and we ask him about his latest Big Board. Sam Acho joins to talk about the Packers win over the Cardinals. And...which team is playing the best football in the NFL right now?
Hour 2: What did Jameis say???: 10/29/21
Will Baker Mayfield be healthy enough to play vs. the Steelers on Sunday? If he doesn't, and Case Keenum plays well...Baker could start losing money. The guys go through the biggest games of the weekend in Four Downs and play Believe It or Not. Plus, Monica McNutt joins to talk some hoops.
Hour 1: Down Go the Cardinals: 10/29/21
Aaron Rodgers didn't have his top 3 receiving options, but it didn't matter as the Packers handed the Cardinals their first defeat of the season. The guys talk about Rodgers future in Green Bay and if Dak will play vs. the Vikings on Sunday Night. David Kaplan joins to talk about how big of a mistake the Bears made not giving Justin Fields more reps in the preseason.
Hour 4: Key needs a loan: 10/28/21
Key might need a loan to keep playing House Money with Joe Fortenbaugh (who was the only person to win any of his bets last week). The guys talk about Adam Schefter saying that he's not convinced that the issues Aaron Rodgers has with the front office in Green Bay are resolved. James Hasty joins the show to talk about the lack of minority coaches in the NFL and Mike Tomlin emphatically shutting down the USC rumors. Plus, the guys react to Deion Sanders' motivational IG video.
Hour 3: What's wrong with James Harden?: 10/28/21
The guys get you ready for the Packers/Cardinals Thursday Night game and discuss what exactly is going on with James Harden early this season. Damien Woody & Adam Schefter also join the show.
Hour 2: Is Nick Siriani a botanist? : 10/28/21
Patriots LB Matt Judon joins the show to talk about his season with the Patriots so far and the hit that injured Zach Wilson. Does Aaron Rodgers having the time of his life mean he'll be a Packer after this season? Plus...the Bears blew it in the preseason by not giving Justin Fields the starting QB reps...and the guys play Take Your Pick.
Hour 1: Panthers out on Watson: 10/28/21
How will the Packers look tonight vs. the Cardinals without Davante Adams & Allen Lazard? Key says you always have a chance if your QB is Aaron Rodgers. Panthers are out on Deshaun Watson...but is Sam Darnold their franchise QB? If Baker is healthy enough to play, he should play. Jen Lada joins to talk about Aaron Rodgers' future in Green Bay &
Hour 4: Would you fire your coach to hire Mike Tomlin?: 10/27/21
Would you fire your coach to hire Mike Tomlin if he became available? We play Real or Not Real to answer that question...and callers weigh in on the subject. Hall of Famer Tom Glavine joins to talk about Charlie Morton's toughness and the Braves taking Game 1 of the World Series.
Hour 3: It's a wrap...Steph Curry will be MVP: 10/27/21
Charlie Morton threw 16 pitches and struck out Jose Altuve on a fractured leg...so what's the toughest thing you've seen an athlete do? Tim Legler joins and says Steph Curry is going to win the NBA MVP. Jean-Jacques Taylor joins to talk about why now is the time for Lamar Jackson to get his contract extension.
Hour 2: If Dak can play, he should play: 10/27/21
How safe should the Cowboys play it when it comes to Dak Prescott's calf injury? Paul Finebaum joins to talk about the all-knowing Jim Harbaugh and applaud Mike Tomlin's emphatic denial that he has any interest in the USC job. Kimberley A. Martin joins for some Hot News or Not News. Plus, the guys play Take The Field.
Hour 1: You can get a DB anywhere...: 10/27/21
The Braves win Game 1 of the World Series, Green Bay loses both Davante Adams & Allen Lazard to the COVID-19 list before their Thursday Night matchup with the Cardinals, and Roger Goodell says there's not enough information on Deshaun Watson to make a decision yet. Plus, Domonique Foxworth joins the show to talk about Mike Tomlin turning down USC and Tom Brady saying defensive players are dumb.
Hour 4: Red Sea Hates Key: 10/26/21
Keyshawn explains why he doesn't have the Cardinals at #1 in his Real Rankings, and it's mainly due to a rivalry with someone in Arizona. One added wrinkle to this weeks Packers-Cardinals matchup is Davante Adams potentially being out due to COVID-19. What impact will that have? Also, Michael Irvin said the Chiefs "dynasty" is over. Plus, ESPN NBA Analyst Tim Legler joins the show.
Hour 3: Benched I Am: 10/26/21
How do the Jets figure out all of the issues they have right now? Speaking of issues, former Jets & current Panthers QB Sam Darnold was benched during their loss to the Giants. Also, ESPN NHL Analyst Mark Messier joins the guys to talk about his new book, and what he's looking forward to this NHL season. Plus, Former MLB 1B Sean Casey previews the World Series.
Hour 2: Burrow or Herbert?: 10/26/21
ESPN (Senior?) NFL Front Office Insider Mike Tannenbaum joins the guys for the hour. If you could start a franchise with one of the QB's drafted since 2018 who would it be? How likely is it that Deshaun Watson gets traded before the NFL Trade Deadline? Plus, Matt Nagy might officially be on the hot seat in Chicago.
Hour 1: Chiefs Dynasty?: 10/26/21
The Saints picked up a clutch win over a bang up Seahawks team yesterday. Also, Michael Irvin said on First Take that the Chiefs "dynasty" is over, which the guys think is ridiculous. Plus, Key's Real Rankings, and ESPN NFL Reporter Dan Graziano plays Hot New or Not News!
Hour 4: Why You Always Lion?: 10/25/21
Jared Goff came up short against the Rams. Max thinks that Sean McVay feels bad for Goff. Also, Key wonders if Bucs OC Byron Leftwich would want to coach in college at a school like LSU or USC. Plus, Pro Football Hall of Famer Anthony Munoz stops by to talk about how good Burrow & Chase are.
Hour 3: Eddie George: 10/25/21
Daniel Jones & the Giants thrashed the Panthers, which lead to the benching of Sam Darnold. Why haven't things gone the way Carolina anticipated they would? Former Titans RB Eddie George stops by to talk about how good Tennessee looks right now. Plus, Key Observations & ESPN NFL Analyst Rex Ryan!
Hour 2: Big Time Brady: 10/25/21
Tom Brady continues to set records and play at an unbelievable level. Should we be giving more credit to Byron Leftwich for the success of that offense? Plus, ESPN Football Analyst Dan Orlovsky & Former Bears CB Peanut Tillman stop by to talk about the issues with the Bears and Justin Fields right now.
Hour 1: Chasing Greatness: 10/25/21
Is Ja'Marr Chase the front runner to win Rookie of the Year at this point? Keyshawn is still not sold that the Bengals shouldn't have taken an offensive lineman. Also, what will the 49ers do at QB moving forward? Plus, the guys go No Huddle on the biggest stories of the NFL week, including why Key doesn't think the Cardinals will make the Super Bowl!
Hour 4: Dawuane Smoot has great hands: 10/21/21
Joe Fortenbaugh joins the show to get us ready for the NFL weekend and play House Money. The guys play Take Your Pick with Week 7's QB matchups. And Jaguars DE Dawuane Smoot joins to tell us the incredible story of helping his wife deliver their baby girl at home after they couldn't make it to the hospital on time.
Hour 3: Dark Horse Contenders in the NFL: 10/21/21
If OBJ plays tonight and finds chemistry with Case Keenum...things are going to start getting weird in Cleveland. Doris Burke joins to talk about the Knicks win over the Celtics last night & the latest on Ben Simmons & the Sixers. Bart Scott joins to play Real or Not Real and talk about the dark horse contenders in the NFL. 2x Olympic Gold Medalist & MMA fighter Claressa Shields joins to talk about her stepping into the octagon & if/when she'll step back into the boxing ring.
Hour 2: Giannis = Lamar?: 10/21/21
Why does everyone keep moving the goalposts (and basket) on Lamar & Giannis? The TV voice of the Bucks, Lisa Byington joins the show to talk about Milwaukee embarking on their title defense and her first year as the PxP voice. Plus, Key is sick of people trying to poke holes in the Cowboys success.
Hour 1: The Dodgers make Key sad: 10/21/21
The Dodgers lose and are now down 3-1 to the Dodgers in the NLCS...and that makes Key sad. The Sixers beat the Pelicans last night without Ben Simmons and some of the things Jay has heard from Joel Embiid definitely makes him think that the Sixers will be way better off without him. Tonight's game is one of the biggest of Baker Mayfield's NFL career...and he's not even playing.
Hour 4: Aaron Boone: 10/20/21
Yankees Manager Aaron Boone joins the show to discuss his new contract, as well as where the Yankees go from here. Plus, NBA Countdown's Michael Wilbon joins the guys on set for a half hour to talk about the new show, and the beginning of the NBA season.
Hour 3: Cereal Wars: 10/20/21
The guys debate what the best cereal is. The Bucks knocked off the Nets in game 1 of the season. What is the ceiling for both teams? Plus, 3x Super Bowl Champion Je'Rod Cherry joins the show to discuss the injury to Baker Mayfield's shoulder, and cereal. Also, Doris Burke & Tim Legler discuss if the Lakers have concerns already.
Hour 2: May take the Field: 10/20/21
Baker Mayfield is trying to come back from his shoulder injury, but is it worth the risk for him to play on Thursday? Also, 97.5 The Fanatic's Anthony Gargano argues with the guys over the on-going issues with Ben Simmons. Plus, Fill in the Blank and Hot News or Not News.
Hour 1: Good Day in LA?: 10/20/21
The Dodgers beat the Braves yesterday, but the Lakers lost to the Warriors. How does Key feel about how things went for his LA teams? Ben Simmons was suspended by the Sixers after being thrown out of practice. How will things play out in Philly? Plus, a former Bears player says he wants to punch Aaron Rodgers in the face following his "I own you" comments.
Hour 4: Don't Judge Me: 10/19/21
Is Joe Judge officially on the hot seat? Plus, Jay gives his top 5 NBA MVP candidates heading into this season. Also, Mike Tannenbaum, Jeff Saturday and Stephen A. Smith join the show.
Hour 3: Used Car Salesman: 10/19/21
ESPN NFL Front Office Insider Mike Tannenbaum joins the guys for the hour. How concerning is the clock management issue with Mike McCarthy? Which team should sign Cam Newton? Adam Silver discussed whether or not Kyrie would be back on the basketball court this season. Plus, the guys play QB or Not QB!
Hour 2: Pile Inspector: 10/19/21
Keyshawn explains what happens at the bottom of the pile during an NFL game. How does Derrick Henry stack up to some of the greatest running backs of all-time? Paul Finebaum joins the show to talk about what LSU will do at head coach. Plus, ESPN NBA Analyst Tim Legler previews night one of the NBA season.
Hour 1: 4th and 1: 10/19/21
The Bills came up short against the Titans on Monday Night Football. Also, the NBA season officially kicks off tonight. Are the Lakers the favorites to win the title? Sean McVay says he regrets how the Goff trade was handled. Plus, ESPN NFL Insider Dan Graziano joins the guys to play Hot News or Not News.
Hour 4: Dak's Calf: 10/18/21
Should there be any concern over Dak Prescott's injury late in their game vs. the Patriots? Plus, Louis Riddick joins the show to preview the Monday Night Football matchup between the Bills and Titans. Also, ESPN NFL Reporter Sal Paolantonio.
Hour 3: Giant L: 10/18/21
The New York Football Giants continue to struggle. Who is to blame for the problems? ESPN NFL Analyst Rex Ryan joins the guys to discuss the Cowboys strengths, and what might be their one fatal flaw. Plus, ESPN Baseball Insider Buster Olney breaks down the MLB playoffs.
Hour 2: NFL's Best: 10/18/21
Who is the best player in the NFL right now? ESPN Football Analyst Dan Orlovsky stops by to answer that question, as well as which team is the biggest disappointment in the NFL right now. Plus, will we see Cam Newton back under center soon?
Hour 1: How 'Bout Them Cowboys?: 10/18/21
The Cowboys beat the Patriots in a close game. Is Dak Prescott in the MVP conversation now? Also, everything is going right for Kyler & the Cardinals, while everything is seemingly going from for Baker & the Browns. Plus, the guys go No Huddle on the biggest storylines of the NFL weekend, including Lamar Jackson continuing to impress.
Hour 4: Rating Bart Scott's Top 5 QBs: 10/15/21
The Eagles tried their hardest to hold off the Bucs but were not able too, especially after they were called for taunting in the 4th quarter last night. The guys rate Bart Scotts Top 5 QBs in the NFL, which does not include Patrick Mahomes. Chris Long joins to talk about the young QBs that he likes, what he thinks they bring to their teams and he gives his pick for the most valuable QB.
Hour 3: Key Conference: 10/15/21
Keyshawn explains how anxious he was while he was watching the Dodgers go against the Giants last night and how emotionally involved he gets when his teams play big games. He also gives his version of what coaches and players say during thier press conference before Producer Evan plays the actual audio.
Hour 2: Controversy at Dodgers & Giants Last Night: 10/15/21
Eduardo Perez joins to talk about the Dodgers win last night against the Giants, the controversy about the last call and about Game 1 of the ALCS tonight between Astros vs Red Sox. Dan Graziano also joins to talk talk about how much Tom Brady has changed the Bucs, Lamar Jackson evolving his game and his article about the timeline with Deshaun Watson.
Hour 1: OBJ Wants the Ball More: 10/15/21
OBJ came out and said that he wants the ball more and the guys agree. They see the dominant player that he is and the Browns are missing out on the talent that they already have on their roster. David Kaplan also joins the show to discuss if Lamar Jackson is an elite QB, what makes an elite QB and if the league has caught up to Mahomes.
Hour 4: What would Al Davis have done?: 10/14/21
Joe Fortenbaugh joins the show to preview Week 6 in the NFL. Amy Trask joins the guys to talk about Jon Gruden and how the NFL can become more inclusive.
Hour 3: Key is NERVOUS about Game 5: 10/14/21
Kyrie needed to speak up about what's going on with him, so it's good we got to hear from him on IG Live last night. Jessica Mendoza joins to preview Game 5 between the Dodgers & Giants tonight. Plus, more on the fallout from Jon Gruden's resignation as Las Vegas' head coach.
Hour 2: Gruden is untouchable: 10/14/21
The guys preview tonight's game between the Bucs & Eagles. Paul Finebaum joins to tell us why Jon Gruden won't coach again in the NFL or college. Plus, we play Real or Not Real!
Hour 1: Kyrie Speaks: 10/14/21
Kyrie Irving took to IG Live to explain his stance on the COVID-19 vaccine. More fallout from Jon Gruden's resignation in Las Vegas...the guys react to Mike Mayock's comments and wonder why Mark Davis won't speak about his former head coach.
Hour 4: Who's the MVP?: 10/13/21
Hall of Famer LaDainian Tomlinson joins the show to talk about Justin Herbert, the Chargers defense, and the Jets. Aqib Talib joins to talk about Kyler & the Cardinals and Trevon Diggs. And we play To The Max to try to figure out who the NFL MVP is right now.
Hour 3: Number 2: 10/13/21
Is Max a bad parent because he won't buy his kids a dog? The Nets are in a bad spot with Kyrie and his uncertain vaccine status. What's the endgame there with him? Would they be able to trade him if they wanted to? Brian Windhorst joins to give us the latest on Kyrie...and Ben Simmons unexpectedly reporting to Sixers camp. Plus...is it too soon to
Hour 2: Justin Fields Doing What He Needs To Do: 10/13/21
Justin Fields has been impressive as the Bears starting QB. The league speaks out on Gruden emails. Jessica Mendoza joins to preview the ALCS & Game 5 between the Dodgers & Giants. Jay Will's 5 includes a big win for Jimbo and Keyshawn willing our radio team to a big W this week.
Hour 1: Darlington Pours Water on MVP Debate: 10/13/21
The Dodgers force a Game 5 with the Giants...and Keyshawn wants to know how Evan got his wife's phone number. With Kyrie's vaccination status unknown and the Nets taking a stand that he won't be able to participate in team activities part-time, would anyone want to trade for him? And are the Nets still the favorites to win the NBA title? Plus, Jeff Darlington joins to play Hot News or Not News.
Hour 4: NHL Commissioner Gary Bettman: 10/12/21
NHL Commissioner Gary Bettman joins the show to talk about the NHL returning to ESPN, what we can expect from it, and how COVID-19 has impacted the league. Plus, Keyshawn ranks his top 7 teams in the NFL right now (with a small glitch). Also, Key on ice skates...that's it...that's the description.
Hour 3: NHL on ESPN!: 10/12/21
The conversation around Jon Gruden's resignation continues. How will the Raiders handle things moving forward? ESPN NFL Insider Adam Schefter joins the show to discuss that and more. Also, is Giants GM Dave Gettleman on the hot seat? Plus, ESPN NHL Analyst Chris Chelios stops by to get you ready for the NHL's triumphant return to ESPN!
Hour 2: Back in the Front Office: 10/12/21
ESPN NFL Front Office Insider Mike Tannenbaum joins the guys for most of the how to talk about the Jon Gruden situation. The guys also put Mike back in the front office to answer some of the burning GM questions from around the NFL. Plus, is Lamar Jackson the front runner for MVP right now? Also, ESPN MLB Analyst Jessica Mendoza breaks down the MLB playoffs up to now.
Hour 1: Gruden Resigns: 10/12/21
Keyshawn, Jay and Max react to the huge news that Jon Gruden resigned as coach of the Raiders following his email controversy. ESPN Football Analyst Booger McFarland & ESPN NFL Reporter Dan Graziano join the show to add their perspectives on the situation.
Hour 4: Banged Up in the Big Apple: 10/11/21
The guys start the hour discusses the email comments made by Jon Gruden. Plus, Monday Night Football's Louis Riddick joins the show to preview Ravens-Colts. Also, ESPN Giants Reporter Jordan Raanan explains how the injuries to Barkley, Jones & Golladay will impact the Giants moving forward.
Hour 3: Black and Blue: 10/11/21
The Giants lost Daniel Jones, Saquon Barkley & Kenny Golladay yesterday due to injury. How will this impact their long-term plan? Plus, Texas A&M Head Coach Jimbo Fisher joins the guys to talk about Texas A&M's shocking win over #1 Alabama this weekend. Also, Rex Ryan joins the show.
Hour 2: Who Runs the AFC?: 10/11/21
Who is the best team in the AFC right now? Also, ESPN Football Analyst Dan Orlovsky joins the guys to talk about Aaron Rodgers, why the Browns can win a Super Bowl with Baker Mayfield, and why Justin Herbert is his MVP right now. Plus, ESPN CFP Expert Heather Dinich joins the show to talk about how the Alabama loss impacts the top 4.
Hour 1: Keyshawn addresses Gruden emails: 10/11/21
The Bills crushed the Chiefs last night in a game that showed everyone that Josh Allen is who we thought he was. Also, the Browns came up short vs the Chargers. Is Baker Mayfield as good as some give him credit for? Plus, the guys discuss the Jon Gruden email controversy.
Hour 4: Looking for a Heisman Front Runner : 10/8/21
The guys take calls to find out what fans are concerned about in Week 5 of the NFL and Desmond Howard joins to preview this weekends matchups in Week 6 of college football, who looks good as a Heisman front runner and who could beat Michigan.
Hour 3: Teams to Buy Stock In: 10/8/21
Ahead of the Sundays game between the Giants vs Cowboys, Keyshawn thinks that the Cowboys have the edge in this game and they also discuss which NFC East teams they are buying stock in. Dan Graziano stops is to give his segment of Hot News or NOT News.
Hour 2: Perception vs Reality: 10/8/21
Sam Acho joins the show to talk about if Matt Nagys comments were a reflection of how he coaches, if he will get an extension and the differences on how Matt Nagy can be perceived by the media.
Hour 1: Loss After an Injury: 10/8/21
Alan Hahn is back as a guest host and the guys discuss the Seahawks loss to the Rams after West Russell Wilson had to leave the game due to a finger injury. Then, Buster Olney joins to talk about Arozarenas home run last night allowing the Rays to solidify their win against the Red Sox and lead their series 1 - 0 and previews the Dodgers vs Giants NLDS Game 1 happening tonight.
Hour 4: Tortoise vs. Hare: 10/7/21
Joe Fortenbaugh joins to help us get our money right for this weekends games and Fury/Wilder fight. Matt Cassel joins to talk about rookie QB performances so far and his thoughts on Tom Brady's return to Foxboro.
Hour 3: Daniel Jones breaking out?: 10/7/21
Is Daniel Jones quietly having a breakout season? Jess Mendoza joins to recap the Dodgers' Wild Card win last night and look ahead to the NLDS matchup between LA and San Francisco. Bubba Wallace joins the guys fresh off his win at Talladega. Plus...when will Kyrie Irving be available to play for the Nets, if he's available at all?
Hour 2: Key Interprets Coach Speak: 10/7/21
Key says that the Bears will more than likely extend Matt Nagy and Jay can't believe it. David Kaplan & Jeff Darlington join the show. Plus, we play Take Your Pick...and not all the choices are QBs!
Hour 1: Justin Fields, QB1: 10/7/21
The Dodgers advance to the NLDS on a Chris Taylor walkoff home run...and Key hasn't slept yet. Matt Nagy finally names Justin Fields QB1 and Jay still can't understand what took so long. Plus, we try to figure out if some of the starting QBs this year will still be the starting QBs for their current team next year in Real or Not Real.
Hour 4: Angry Evan: 10/6/21
Producer Evan rants about something that Aaron Boone said after their loss to the Red Sox. Also, Cowboys 3x Super Bowl Champion Nate Newton join the guys to talk about the expectations for Dak this season, and how good he can be overall. Plus, Jessica Mendoza previews Dodgers-Cardinals.
Hour 3: See Ya Stephon: 10/6/21
The Patriots are surprisingly releasing Stephon Gilmore. Why now, and where might be the best landing spot for him? Adam Schefter joins to discuss that. Also, Buster Olney joins the show to talk about what went wrong for the Yankees, and what went so right for the Red Sox. Plus, Chicago Bears WR Allen Robinson joins the show.
Hour 2: Rodgers to Cleveland?: 10/6/21
Key is still having Uber issues. Is Kyler Murray the front runner to win NFL MVP right now? The guys discuss whether or not it would make sense for Aaron Rodgers to end up in Cleveland. Also, Jay gives his top 5 players who willed their team to victory this week. Plus, Heather Dinich on the CFP race.
Hour 1: Playing the Field: 10/6/21
The Red Sox beat the Yankees in the AL Wild Card game. Also, Keyshawn thinks that the Packers are the most likely landing spot for Aaron Rodgers after this season. Plus, Domonique Foxworth joins the guys to play Take the Field, and discuss the Urban Meyer situation.
Hour 4: Rivalry Renewed: 10/5/21
Keyshawn explains why he dropped the Rams from #1 to off of his Real Rankings. Jessica Mendoza joins the show to preview the Yankees-Red Sox Wild Card matchup tonight. Plus, Pro Football Hall of Famer Steve Hutchinson.
Hour 3: Rookie Report Cards: 10/5/21
ESPN NFL Front Office Insider Mike Tannenbaum joins the guys for the hour. Mike gives his rookie report cards for both QB's and coaches, talks what the Steelers should do at QB, and plays To The Max with the guys. Plus, where does Justin Herbert sit among the top QB's in the NFL right now?
Hour 2: Popularity Contest: 10/5/21
Jose Bosa rips the refs after the Chargers win over the Raiders. Will the Bolts ever be relevant in LA? Paul Finebaum stops by to discuss the latest Urban Meyer controversy, as well as Notre Dame's loss to Cincinnati. Plus, Keyshawn's Top 7 teams in the NFL right now.
Hour 1: Carr Trouble: 10/5/21
Keyshawn is having ride sharing issues. Will the Chargers ever be relevant in LA? Vic Fangio was unhappy with the Ravens running for a record with 3 seconds left in the game. Also, Matt Nagy maintains that Andy Dalton will be the starter if he's healthy, which Keyshawn & Jay disagree over. Plus, Hot News or Not News with Dan Graziano.
Hour 4: Big Day for Boston: 10/4/21
Bill Belichick said this morning that we wasn't going to disclose what his conversation was like with Tom Brady after the game. Plus, we get the Yankees vs. Red Sox in the AL Wild Card game. Also, ESPN NFL Analyst & Former Patriot Rob Ninkovich joins the show to talk about Brady vs. Belichick.
Hour 3: Double Secret Conversation: 10/4/21
How surprising was it to hear Tom Brady & Bill Belichick met after the Pats-Bucs game? Former Patriot Tedy Bruschi weighs in on that, and how the game went overall. Plus, how impressive was the Cowboys win over the Panthers? Also, ESPN NFL Analyst Rex Ryan joins the guys to talk Brady, Zach Wilson and more.
Hour 2: Big Ben Clocking Out?: 10/4/21
The guys continue to discuss Tom Brady's return to Foxboro. Plus, when should the Steelers make the move away from Big Ben in favor of Mason Rudolph? Is there any chance of them landing Aaron Rodgers? Also, Keyshawn does his Key Observations for Week 4 of the NFL season.
Hour 1: Terrific Tom: 10/4/21
Tom Brady made his return to New England, and came up with a 19-17 win following a missed field goal by the Patriots. Belichick & Brady has a small hug after the game. How surprising was the lack of interaction between the two? The guys run the No Huddle on the biggest stories from yesterday. Plus, is it time for the Steelers to call Cam?
Hour 4: House Money : 10/1/21
Joe Fortenbaugh joins to talk about what to be careful of when placing your bets this weekend, who looks good and gives his picks with the guys for this week's House Money. Keyshawn also explains why he agrees with Dak on why he shouldnt eat the cheese of the media putting high praises on him and the team.
Hour 3: Heisman Front runner... Already?: 10/1/21
David Pollack joins the show to talk about #8 Arkansas going against #2 Georgia tomorrow, who he thinks is the Heisman front runner so far and if any team from the ACC still look good. Jeff Darlington also joins to discuss his sit down with Tom Brady ahead of their game against the Patriots.
Hour 2: Are the Patriots prepared for Brady: 10/1/21
Rob Ninkovich joins the show to discuss how the Patriots have been preparing to go against Brady and the Bucs on Sunday, Belichick's comments about his former QB and who he thinks is going to come out with a win and what he thinks the Packers can do next year for QB.
Hour 1: Bucs Heading to New England: 10/1/21
Dan Graziano joins the show for another segment of Hot News or NOT News and ahead of the Buccaneers heading to New England to go against the Patriots, Patriots players have been dealing with questions about Tom Brady and what they thought about him playing in his old stadium.
Hour 4: Ty Law: 9/30/21
3x Super Bowl Champion Ty Law joins the show to talk to Brady's return to New England. Russell Wilson and the Seahawks are trying to avoid a 3rd straight loss. Is that the best division in football? Plus, Laura Rutledge previews this week in college football.
Hour 3: Lil' Crisco: 9/30/21
Cincinnati Head Football Coach Luke Fickell joins the guys to talk about the impending matchup with Notre Dame, and how their program is handling rumors of Fickell going to USC. Bart Scott joins the show to talk about week 3 in the NFL. Plus, Key gets a new nickname.
Hour 2: The Prodigal Son: 9/30/21
ESPN Patriots Reporter Mike Reiss & ESPN Buccaneers Reporter Jenna Laine join the show to get you ready for the Bucs/Patriots matchup. Plus, the guys take their pick on NFL QB matchups this week. Also, Keyshawn explains why Lane Kiffin could be the front runner for the USC job this week.
Hour 1: Guess Who's Back?: 9/30/21
The buildup to Patriots-Bucs is huge, but Key thinks the game itself is going to be dull. Jay thinks that Brady and Arians have a better connection than Brady and Belichick. Plus, ESPN Baseball Insider Buster Olney joinss the guys to break down the MLB playoffs.
Hour 4: Tennessee Chiefs: 9/29/21
ESPN Senior Writer Seth Wickersham stops by the talk about the ins-and-outs of the Brady/Belichick relationship falling apart. Pro Football Hall of Famer Tony Dungy joins the guys to talk about Brady & Belichick, Mike McCarthy's clock management, and how to fix the bears offense. Plus, there's a debate over whether Key says "Kansas City Chiefs" or "Tennessee Chiefs."
Hour 3: The Mega Powers Explode: 9/29/21
The guys continue to discuss the end of the Brady/Belichick relationship, and if we'll see a pre-game conversation between the two. MLB Network's Mark DeRosa stops by to get you ready for the MLB playoffs. Also, former Patriots TE Benjamin Watson joins the guys to talk about what makes Tom Brady so great.
Hour 2: The Godfather: 9/29/21
Seth Wickersham is releasing a book that details the end of the Brady/Belichick relationship. Key doesn't like how Belichick handled saying goodbye to Brady. Paul Finebaum stops by to preview the upcoming week in college football. Is there any chance that Ben Simmons and the Sixers can come back together? Plus, the guys play Fill in the Blank.
Hour 1: Rodgers Returning?: 9/29/21
Does Aaron Rodgers need extra motivation at this point in his career? Is there any chance that he comes back to the Packers after this season? Plus, the guys run the No Huddle on all 4 AFC North teams.
Hour 4: Brady's Back Bay Bay!: 9/28/21
What should we expect from Tom Brady in his first return to New England as a member of the Buccaneers? Kyrie Irving missed the Nets media day due to COVID-19 protocols in New York. Jay explains why he wouldn't be shocked if Kyrie chose not to play basketball anymore. Plus, 2x Super Bowl Champion Asante Samuel joins the show.
Hour 3: Big Money Backs?: 9/28/21
ESPN NFL Front Office Insider Mike Tannenbaum joins the guys for the hour. Is it still worth it to pay running backs big contracts? If you were an NFL team would you sign LeBron James to play tight end or defensive end? Plus, Chiefs TE Travis Kelce joins the show.
Hour 2: Stop Nagy-ing Me: 9/28/21
Former Bears returner Devin Hester joins the guys to talk about how the Bears save Justin Fields, and what making the Hall of Fame would mean to him. How concerned should the Cowboys be about Mike McCarthy's issues with clock management? Plus, ESPN NFL Analyst Jeff Saturday tells us which division leaders are real or not real when it comes to making the playoffs.
Hour 1: Monday Night Prescott: 9/28/21
Dak and the Cowboys absolutely routed the Eagles on Monday Night Football. How concerning is this for Jalen Hurts? Matt Nagy says all 3 Bears QB's could start this week. Key gives his top 10 NFL teams in the NFL right now. Plus, ESPN NFL Insider Dan Graziano stops by to play Hot News or Not News.
Hour 4: Magic McVay?: 9/27/21
How impressive have the Rams been so far this season? Also, Louis Riddick stops buy to discuss that and preview Monday Night Football between the Eagles & Cowboys. Plus, the guys react to Chris Canty laying in to the Giants management team.
Hour 3: Giant Debacle: 9/27/21
How concerning is how bad the New York Giants are right now? Former Giant Chris Canty says their season is already over. Bill Belichick was on WEEI and addressed previous statements about Tom Brady, and what he said might surprise you. Plus, ESPN NFL Analyst Rex Ryan rips in to Matt Nagy for his handling of Justin Fields.
Hour 2: Can't Bear It: 9/27/21
Justin Fields was sacked 9 times yesterday. How likely is it that Matt Nagy gets fired during the season? Keyshawn gives his 5 Key Observations from Week 3, including what to expect from Mac Jones moving forward after more struggles. ESPN Football Analyst Dan Orlovsky stops by and rips Matt Nagy for his handling of Justin Fields.
Hour 1: 37 Seconds: 9/27/21
Key, Jay and Max start the week by giving their thoughts on a big weekend in football. The 49ers left Aaron Rodgers with 37 seconds, which turned out to be plenty of time to pull out a win. What should the Bears do after Justin Fields was sacked 9 times (!) vs. the Browns? Plus, the guys go no Huddle on 4 of the biggest matchups from Week 3.
Hour 4: Concerns with the Steelers: 9/24/21
There are concerns with the Steelers ageing QB Ben Roethlisberger, these concerns are raised even higher with the lack of confidence in their team work. The Steelers dont seem to have a backup plan to grow upon. The guys also give their picks to which QBs they think will make their stocks rise come Monday morning.
Hour 3: The Jets' Regret: 9/24/21
Week 3 is underway and Sam Darnold thanks the Panthers for welcoming him in with open arms after leaving the Jets. Then, Desmond Howard joins to discuss who needs to win against Notre Dame vs Wisconsin and he previews the biggest games to watch out for this weekend, with the biggest surprise in Oklahoma.
Hour 2: Eyes on the Patriots: 9/24/21
OBJ is still finding his stride with the Browns, but Keyshawn says that OBJ is going to be fine, he just wears his emotions on his shoulders because he wants to win. Rob Ninkovich joins the show to talk about how important week 3 is for the Patriots, his reaction to the Alex Guerrero statement about how Brady was treated by Belichick and if there could have been any other issues in the locker room.
Hour 1: Guerrero's Shot at Belichick: 9/24/21
Alex Guerrero said that Bill Belichick never evolved when he dealt with Brady, Keyshawn thinks that its hard to believe that Belichick didnt evolve at all and Jay expands on the conversation explaining the tension and the rift that Guerrero & Belichick had between each other. Then, Dan Graziano joins the show for another edition of Hot News or NOT News.
Hour 4: Place Your Bets!: 9/23/21
ESPN Sports Betting Analyst Joe Fortenbaugh joins the show to talk about the weekend of gambling that is ahead of us. Bart Scott stops by to break down some of the biggest storylines of NFL Week 3. How concerned should Jets fans be about Zach Wilson?
Hour 3: Bruce Arians: 9/23/21
Buccaneers Head Coach Bruce Arians joins the show to discuss how long Tom Brady will continue to play, whether Gronk actually watches film, Super Bowl hangovers, and why he doesn't like the new taunting rule. Plus, MLB Network analyst & former MLB player Cliff Floyd stops by to break down where we are with this baseball season.
Hour 2: To The Max: 9/23/21
Which QB's are already on the panic meter after only 2 week? The guys also continue to discuss the Bears QB situation. Jeff Darlington stops by to play Hot News or Not News. Plus, Doc Rivers joined the show yesterday, and the guys continue to react to his comments on Ben Simmons.
Hour 1: Fields or Dalton?: 9/23/21
Should the Bears still with Justin Fields even if Andy Dalton is healthy? Aaron Rodgers criticized the media for not knowing what he deals with behind the scenes. Was it fair, and who was he talking about? Plus, the guys get you ready for Thursday Night Football, and play Take Your Pick for some of this weekends' matchups.
Hour 4: Doc Rivers comments on Ben Simmons: 9/22/21
Sixers head coach Doc Rivers joins the guys to discuss the latest with the Ben Simmons situation, if he can still win a title with Ben, and what it would take to get him back on track.
Hour 3: Warren Moon: 9/22/21
Pro Football Hall of Famer Warren Moon joins the show to talk about which rookie QB's impressed him most so far this season. If we re-drafted the NFL draft where would Mac Jones land? Mike Reiss joins to answer than and more. Plus, what's next for Ben Simmons?
Hour 2: New Franchise QB: 9/22/21
Which QB (not named Patrick Mahomes) would you build your franchise around right now? Kimberley A. Martin joins the show to play Hot News or Not News. Plus, Key explains whether or not Deion Sanders would fit with USC.
Hour 1: Sanctions for Simmons?: 9/22/21
Keyshawn explains why Aaron Rodgers needs to stop being sensitive to media narratives. What is going to happen with Ben Simmons and the Sixers? Jay explains what the fallout could be. Domonique Foxworth joins the guys to talk about why Big Ben is done, and play Real or Not Real on which 2-0 teams will make the playoffs.
Hour 4: Winless WIth A Chance : 9/21/21
What 0-2 teams still have a chance to make the playoffs? Max still thinks the Giants could get there. Callers weigh in on which winless teams could get into the postseason. Also, The Paul Finebaum Shows Paul Finebaum joins the guys to talk about why Alabamas close win over Florida showed everyone that the Crimson Tide are beatable, if Georgia has enough offense to hang with Alabama and more. Plus, J-Will reacts to JJ Reddick retiring and Key shares his new book The Forgotten First, which drops today.
Hour 3: Maybe They're Back? : 9/21/21
ESPN NFL Front Office Insider Mike Tannenbaum joins the guys for the hour to talk about Aaron Rodgers and the Packers' performance against the Lions. Jay still wants to see how they look against the 49ers before hes all in on the theyre back! train. Mike says the offense will be fine and Green Bay will win the NFC North, but hes concerned about their defense. Also, Mike shares why he would bring in Nick Foles if he were the Colts GM and Carson Wentz was going to miss some significant time.
Hour 2: A Week Of Injuries: 9/21/21
ESPN Injury Expert & Fantasy Focus Football Podcast Host Stephania Bell joins the guys to talk about Carson Wentz and his two sprained ankles, Tuas rib injury and the timetable for his return, and what is going on in Cleveland with Jarvis Landry, OBJ, & Baker Mayfields injuries. Plus, ESPN NFL Insider Dan Graziano joins the guys for a little Hot News or Not News including Zach Wilson throwing four picks against the Pats and Mac Jones picking up his first NFL win.
Hour 1: R-E-L-A-X: 9/21/21
Everyone was worried about Aaron Rodgers and the Packers for nothing. Rodgers is fine& the Packers are fine. Also, Key doesnt understand why were making a big deal about the Cowboys clock management after a game that they won and Jay wants Mike McCarthy to stop making excuses. Max says he just cant trust McCarthy, who Jerry wanted because hes a name that wont push back. Plus, Kap & J-Hood Host David Kaplan to talk about how poorly Matt Nagy answered questions about who would be his starting QB going forward.
Hour 4: Culture Shift?: 9/20/21
Monday Night Football analyst Louis Riddick joins the show to talk about the Ravens win over the Chiefs and preview the Packers-Lions game. He also shares his thoughts on the expectations for the Packers and if Dan Campbell can change the culture in Detroit. Also, Shae, Keyshawn and Jay react to Sam Darnold's comments after the Panthers win over the Saints, they react Kyler Murrays comments after the Cardinals win and more.
Hour 3: The Difference A Week Makes: 9/20/21
Shae, Keyshawn and Jay share their thoughts on the performance Zach Wilson had yesterday against the Patriots and welcome in ESPN football analyst Sam Acho to talk about Wilson, the Ravens' win, and the Bears QB situation and how far Matthew Stafford can take the Rams. Also, ESPN NFL Analyst/Co-Host of Organized Chaos podcast- Rex Ryan joins the show to shed light on how to defend Lamar Jackson.
Hour 2: The Legend of Lamar : 9/20/21
Shae, Keyshawn and Jay continue to talk about the performance of Lamar Jackson on Sunday Night Football and weigh in on the Cowboys' win over the Chargers. Plus, ESPN football analyst Dan Orlovsky joins the show to talk about the Ravens win over the Chiefs, Carson Wentz getting hurt again and Zach Wilson throwing 4 picks against the Jets.
Hour 1 :A Wild Week 2: 9/20/21
Shae, Keyshawn and Jay open the show talking about the Ravens' huge win over the Chiefs and how impressive Lamar Jacksons performance was. They also discuss Carson Wentz getting hurt and how his injuries continue to keep him off the field, as well as react to Frank Reich's comments about the injury and Tua being injured as well. Plus, how good is Derek Carr and what should the Bears should do at QB?
Hour 4: Trouble In New York? : 9/17/21
Keyshawn, Jay and Max share their thoughts on Kenny Golladay and Daniel Jones going at it on the sidelines and Co-Host of Canty and Golic Jr. Chris Canty also weighed in on the Giants' loss to Washington. Plus, the crew wonders if the Packers are going to bounce back this week on Monday Night Football against the Lions and if Josh Allen can do the same against the Dolphins.
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