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 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.
Hour 3: Whiteout Weekend At Penn State: 9/17/21
Keyshawn, Jay and Max continue to talk about the Giants' loss to the Washington team, plus ESPN CFB analyst David Pollack joins the show to talk about the whiteout at Penn State and the latest news around college football.
Hour 2: Brady's Sticking Around For Awhile: 9/17/21
Keyshawn, Jay and Max react to Tom Bradys comments about him wanting to play until hes 50. They debate on how long they think Brady can play. The guys also break down the big match ups this weekend in a segment called "4 Downs" and welcome in Waddle and Silvy on ESPN 1000's Tom Waddle to the show to weigh in on the Bears' QB Situation.
Hour 1: A Giant Heartbreak: 9/17/21
Keyshawn, Jay and Max open the show talking about the Giants heartbreaking loss to the Washington Football Team. Keyshawn says its not on the coaching, it's on the player to execute. They focus on Dexter Lawerence's huge miscue at the end of the game and talk about Kenny Golladay being frustrated due to his lack of production last night. Plus, ESPN NFL Insider Dan Graziano joins for "Hot News or Not News."
Hour 4: Thursday Night Football : 9/16/21
With Washington playing tonight against the Giants, Key thinks that Taylor Heinicke has what it takes to be a really good QB that can take his team to the Super Bowl. The crew also shared their thoughts on if Cam Newton would be a good fit in Washington. Also, ESPN Daily Wager Host/ Sports Betting Analyst Joe Fortenbaugh joins to talk about the betting odds for this weekend's games and the problems that betters can have when they go to make their bets.
Hour 3: Too Much Pressure: 9/16/21
Max surprises Keyshawn when he talks about his time when he was a rapper, then they preview Giants - Washington and if there is too much pressure on Daniel Jones. Plus, ESPN NFL Analyst Damien Woody and ESPN Senior NFL Insider Adam Schefter join the show.
Hour 2: Bill Parcells Joins: 9/16/21
Max Kellerman weighs in on Baker Mayfield needing to learn from the loss against Kansas City in order to keep growing and Pro Football HOF Bill Parcells joins the show to discuss the pressures that Daniel Jones has to deal with as the Giants starting QB, the challenges that young QBs have to face and if he thinks Justin Fields is a good fit in Chicago.
Hour 1: Ligers And Giants, and Colts.. Oh My : 9/16/21
Keyshawn and Max dive into some nature talk to teach Jay about ligers. Then Key discusses why he is not worried about Saquon Barkley when the Giants meet Washington on Thursday Night Football. Also, the Rams are facing the Colts on Sunday and Jay thinks that the Colts will be fine against them. However, Max explains what starting 0 - 2 would mean for Frank Reich and Carson Wentz this early on in the season.
Hour 4: Championship Or Bust? : 9/15/21
The guys react to Jermichael Finleys comments earlier on Aaron Rodgers. Jay thinks that its easily a championship or bust season for the Packers. Also, ESPN CFB Senior Writer Heather Dinich shares who she has as the best team in the country, what could happen with OSU and how many teams the SEC can get in to the CFP. Plus, should Eric Bieniemy be interested in the USC job? And, Chargers Head Coach Brandon Staley joins the show.
Hour 3: Clay Helton Firing Not Surprising: 9/15/21
Key breaks down what happened that lead to Clay Helton being fired by USC and Jay and Max join the discussion on the level of concern the Giants should have about Week 2? Plus, ESPN Baseball Insider Buster Olney sheds light on the Dodgers, Max Scherzer and the MVP race.
Hour 2: Finley's Got Strong Words : 9/15/21
Former Packers TE Jermichael Finley joins the show and shares why the Packers got crushed in Week 1, how concerning that loss is, why Aaron Rodgers never takes blame for anything, and his lack of work ethic. Also, ESPN NFL Reporter Kimberley A. Martin reacts to Jermichael Finley, and plays Hot News or Not News. Plus, whats it going to take for Matt Nagy to start Justin Fields?
Hour 1: Great Expectations? : 9/15/21
Keyshawn Johnson, Jay Williams and Max Kellerman discuss which 0-1 team should we be most concerned about, which Week 1 performance was most likely to reality: Jalen Hurts or Carson Wentz, and what the expectations are for the Packers moving forward.
Hour 4: Raiders Wild Finish: 9/14/21
Key was getting smashed on Twitter about his Derek Carr take from a few weeks ago early in the Monday Night Football game, but Carr brought the Raiders back from what looked like would be a loss, to an OT win. Plus, Key says USC alums are ecstatic that theyve moved on from Clay Helton as coach.
Hour 3: The Wild Wild NFC West : 9/14/21
Key, Jay and Max chat with ESPN NFL Front Office Insider Mike Tannenbaum about why it might be a mistake that Ron Rivera and the WFT isnt interested in Cam Newton. Plus, 49ers Tight End George Kittle joins the show to talk about San Francisco's win over the Lions, the 49ers QB rotation, what kind of progression hes seen out of Trey Lance this year and how good the NFC West is.
Hour 2: Shaking Up College Football Already: 9/14/21
The guys ask why was Mike Vrabels tone about Julio Jones so sharp. Jay thinks theres something festering in Tennessee. Also,The Paul Finebaum Shows Paul Finebaum weighs in on USC firing Clay Helton, who the next head coach for the Trojans could be, if Lane Kiffin should be considered for USCs head coach vacancy, why its so important for USC to get it right this time, and what is wrong with Ohio State. Plus, ESPN NFL Analyst Jeff Saturday joins the show.
Hour 1: A Wild MNF Ending: 9/14/21
Max is still trying to figure out how to watch sports and wake up at three in the morning for the show. Also, the second half of the Raiders/Ravens game was wild. Usually games like last night go against the Raiders, but Derek Carr brought them back for an improbable win. Plus, Key weighs in on USC's firing of their head coach and ESPN NFL Insider Dan Graziano joins the show to play a little Hot News or Not News.
Hour 4: Let Me Upgrade You: 9/13/21
The guys share thoughts on Matthew Stafford and ask if he is an upgrade over Jared Goff. They also talk about how strong the NFC West is and the potential of all four teams making the playoffs. Plus, the crew has more overreactions on Daniel Jones, the Texans, and Patrick Mahomes.
Hour 3: Facing A Familiar Foe: 9/13/21
Keyshawn, Jay and Max weigh in on Sam Darnold beating his old team and Zach Wilson's performance. Then, they continue to talk about the Browns and Chiefs, the issues with Daniel Jones and the Giants, and more. Also, ESPN NFL analyst Rex Ryan joins the show to talk about Wilsons debut, the Packers getting crushed by the Saints, the Steelers' upset over the Bills and more.
Hour 2: NFL Week 1 Overreactions : 9/13/21
Keyshawn, Jay and Max give their Week 1 overreactions and encourages callers to give theirs as well. Plus, Keyshawn shares his "Key Observations" and welcome ESPN NFL analyst Ryan Clark to the show to discuss the Saints' win and more. Plus, should Washington consider signing Cam Newton.
Hour 1: Ramming Over The Bears: 9/13/21
Keyshawn, Jay and Max open the show talking about the Rams beating the Bears, Stafford throwing for three touchdowns and over 300 yards and what the Bears should do at QB. They also discuss the Saints' victory over the Packers and recap other NFL Week 1 matchups.
Hour 4: Brady Still Brady: 9/10/21
Keyshawn says that Tom Brady, despite his age, is absolutely amazing in his talent and questions why Bill Belichick would not want to keep that talent. Plus, ESPN NFL Reporter Ed Werder joins the show to talk about the Bucs performance last night, the Cowboys' inability to defend against Brady and how concerned Dallas should be about Dak Prescott's shoulder injury. Also, ASU head coach Herm Edwards joins the show to discuss his time as the HC of the Jets when 9/11 occurred, how it impacted his career and the expectations of his ASU team this year.
Hour 3: A Giant Leap? : 9/10/21
Keyshawn, JWill and Max weigh in on the Giants and what they expect to see from Daniel Jones when they face off against the Broncos. Plus, ESPN CFB Analyst Desmond Howard joins the show to discuss the games happening this weekend, what he expects from Ohio State when they go against Oregon and more.
Hour 2: Missed Call? : 9/10/21
After Keyshawn shares his struggles during the commercial break, the guys recap Thursday's NFL kickoff and take calls from listeners on if they believe the refs missed an offensive pass interference.
Hour 1: Quite A Start : 9/10/21
Key, Jay and Max share their thoughts on the NFL opening matchup, their concern about Dak Prescott and how they felt when the Bucs got the ball on the final . The guys discuss which games they are most excited to watch this weekend, Key is looking forward to watching the Ravens play, while Jay chooses the Steelers. Also, ESPN NFL Insider Dan Graziano joins the show to give the Hot News or Not News.
Hour 4: Eli Manning Joins The Show : 9/9/21
Do the Cowboys or Browns have the most to gain with a win in Week 1? Callers weigh in with that they think. Also, ESPN Daily Wager Host Joe Fortenbaugh joins the guys to go through some prop best and play our new game House Money. Plus, 2x Super Bowl Winner Eli Manning joins the guys to talk about what he expects out of Daniel Jones this season, if he would play Saquon Barkley in Week 1 and what itll be like broadcasting the Monday Night Football game with his brother.
Hour 3: Is Dak Really Back? : 9/9/21
Keyshawn, Jay and Max make their early picks for NFL awards and welcome Super Bowl XXXVII Champion Ronde Barber to the show. Also, ESPN NFL Insider Adam Schefter joins the show to talk about Dak Prescott's health heading into tonight's game, the Texans' handling of Deshaun Watson and more.
Hour 2 : Are The Browns Catching The Chiefs? : 9/9/21
Keyshawn says the Cowboys fanbase will go CRAZY if they beat the defending champs tonight. Jay thinks the Browns have the most to gain by showing everyone that theyre on the same level with the Chiefs, which prompts the guys talk about the differences in situations between Baker Mayfield and Patrick Mahomes. Plus, Pro Football Hall of Famer Derrick Brooks joins the show to talk about the expectations for the Bucs coming off their Super Bowl win last season.
Hour 1 - NFL Returns Tonight : 9/9/21
The NFL season starts TONIGHT. The guys weigh in on what they are looking forward to seeing most. Jay says hes going to make sure he appreciates Tom Brady while hes still playing, Key wants to see how the Bucs defense looks and Max is going to be looking to see how Zeke Elliott performs after an abysmal 2020 season. Plus, ESPN Cowboys Reporter Todd Archer & ESPN Buccaneers Reporter Jenna Laine check in ahead of the teams' matchup.
Hour 4: Time To Show And Prove: 9/8/21
Key, JWill and Max share their thoughts on the Titans with Julio Jones and wonder if Ryan Tannehill can take Tennessee to a Super Bowl. Plus, ESPN football analyst Harry Douglas weighs in on who has more to prove: Tannehill or Kyler Murray.
Hour 3: Sam Darnold Or Zach Wilson? : 9/8/21
Keyshawn, Jay and Max weigh in on the Jets and Panthers, where Sam Darnold faces his former team. They also talk about what to expect from Zach Wilson and debate if Wilson or Darnold is the better option. Plus, Host of the Paul Finebaum Show Paul Finebaum and Pro-football Hall of Fame's Tony Dungy join the show.
Hour 2: Can The Bucs Repeat?: 9/8/21
Keyshawn, Jay and Max react to Tony Gonzalez's Comments about the Bucs and debate if they can repeat as Super Bowl Champions. Also 3x Super Bowl Champion Mark Schlereth and ESPN NFL analyst Dan Orlovsky join the show.
Hour 1: Hitting The Next Level: 9/8/21
Keyshawn, Jay and Max open the show talking about the Browns/Chiefs matchup in NFL Week 1, what their expectations are for Baker Mayfield and what kind of season Mayfield has to have for him to get paid. Jay thinks this is the year where the Browns have to get to the next level. Plus, former Packers LB AJ Hawk joins the show to talk about the expectations for Green Bay and If they can get over the hump to a Super Bowl.
Hour 4: Jalen Hurts Joins The Show: 9/7/21
Key, Jay and Max bring Eagles QB Jalen Hurts on the show to discuss being named the starter for Philadelphia, how much pressure is on the team to win the division, working with Nick Sirianni and more. Plus, the crew talk about NFC West and why Matthew Stafford is under the most pressure of anyone in the division.
Hour 3: The Real CFB Contender... After Week 1: 9/7/21
Key, Jay and Max weigh in on the NFC Easter, play "Real or Not Real" on contenders in college football and welcome in ESPN NFL analyst Jeff Saturday to talk about the pressure that is on Dak Prescott, how important Zack Martin is to the Cowboys and more.
Hour 2: Previewing NFL Week 1: 9/7/21
Keyshawn, Jay and Max preview Cowboys-Bucs Week 1 and discuss what the expectations are for the Dallas before Jay tells us why he thinks Tampa is going to the Super Bowl again. Plus, ESPN NFL Reporter Jeff Darlington joins the show to play a game or hot news or not news .
Hour 1: Welcome To Mornings Max : 9/7/21
A new era in morning radio has begun with Keyshawn, Jay Will and Max Kellerman! The guys open the show previewing Week 1 of the NFL season and discuss which game will they learn the most from. Plus, Key shares his "Key Observations" from college football Week 1.
Hour 4: Super Bowl Predictions: 9/6/21
Jay and Fitz give their way-too-early Super Bowl predictions. Trevor Matich stops buy to break down Week 1 of the college season. Plus, Caller Roulette.
Hour 3: Kirk Herbstreit: 9/6/21
College GameDay's Kirk Herbstreit joins the guys to break down the entire college football weekend. How concerned should NFL teams be about players visiting their former colleges? ESPN Cowboys Reporter Todd Archer gives an update on their COVID situation. Plus, Fill in the Blank.
Hour 2: Bulletin Board Material: 9/6/21
Cowboys Rookie DT Osa Odighizuwa pointed out what Tom Brady's weakness. How much motivation do athletes get from these types of comments? Kimberley A. Martin plays Hot News or Not News. Plus, Marcus Spears joins the guys to break down all things college football and NFL.
Hour 1: ND's Execution: 9/6/21
Jay and Jason Fitz recap a huge weekend of college football, including an epic win by Notre Dame. ND coach Brian Kelly made a weird joke after the game. Zack Martin will miss the Cowboys Week 1 opener vs. the Bucs. How concerning is that for Dak Prescott? Plus, ESPN NFL Front Office Insider Mike Tannenbaum!
Hour 4: Warren Moon: 9/3/21
Does the CFP need to expand past 4? The guys debate the pros and cons. Pro Football Hall of Famer Warren Moon joins the guys to talk about the biggest QB stories around the NFL. Plus. Joe Fortenbaugh gives you all the gambling insight heading in to Week 1 of the college football season.
Hour 3: Air Raid: 9/3/21
Does Kyler Murray need a change of scenery to become successful? Mac Jones will start for the Patriots, and Key thinks he fits what the Patriots want to do. Ryan McGee joins the guys to preview Week 1 of the college football season. Buster Olney joins the talk all things baseball. Plus, Take It or Shake It!
Hour 2: CFP Expansion?: 9/3/21
Does the College Football Playoff need to expand past 4 teams? Keyshawn wants to see it, but Jay sees the argument against it. Which QBs could benefit from a change of scenery? Also, who is under the most pressure in the Cowboys organization? PLus, ESPN NFL Insider Jeremy Fowler plays Hot News or Not News.
Hour 1: College Football is back!: 9/3/21
College football is back! Ohio State managed to hold off Minnesota to pick up the win on Thursday night. How will COVID-19 impact this college football season? Bart Scott says that Alabama QBs are NFL ready, but have lower ceilings. Keyshawn isn't willing to buy that narrative. Plus, the 4 biggest college football games this weekend.
Hour 4: Organized Chaos : 9/2/21
The guys talk about the uncertainty of the Deshaun Watson and if there is a likelihood that he will be traded to another team. Plus, ESPN NFL analyst Rex Ryan weighs in on Cam Newton's release, starting a rookie QB as a contender team and his new podcast with Bart Scott, Organized Chaos. Lastly, the crew plays Caller Roulette.
Hour 3: Nick Saban Joins: 9/2/21
The guys discuss the most underrated QBs this season as well as Tony Romo's comments about Zach Wilson and how it won't be long before he is a top three to five QB. Plus, Alabama HC Nick Saban joins the show to talk about the growth of Mac Jones since he played college football and more. Also, ESPN NFL Insider Adam Schefter joins the show to talk about why the Patriots released Cam Newton and the Colts' GM making comments about there being consequences for unvaccinated players.
Hour 2: Open To Discussion? : 9/2/21
Packers GM Brian Gutekunst stated that he's had excellent conversations with Aaron Rodgers, although Keyshawn thinks that these conversations aren't more than just short discussions and not Rodgers having meaningful conversations with management. Also, the guys discuss Joel Embiid denying that a rift exists between him and Ben Simmons.
Hour 1: The Youth In Week 1 : 9/2/21
Freddie Coleman, Keyshawn Johnson and Jay Williams discuss which division has the best quarterbacks and now that younger quarterbacks are going to be able to start this season, the chances of one of these younger quarterbacks breaking out is a lot higher this season. Plus, Former NFL Patriots Tight End Jermaine Wiggins joins the show to talk about Cam Newton being released from the Patriots, the pressure that is on Mac Jones' shoulders and more.
Hour 4: More On New England: 9/1/21
ESPN Draft Analyst & Dari & Mel Host Mel Kiper Jr. joined the guys to talk about how what he saw in Mac Jones' game in college and if he has translated it to the pros. He also shares why the Bears would be better off starting Justin Fields. Also, Former Patriots QB Matt Cassel joins the guys to talk about how Jones won the Patriots starting QB job, why he thinks Belichick made the decision to go with a rookie QB and more.
Hour 3: Why Now? : 9/1/21
Former Saints Wide Receiver Joe Horn joins the show to talk about whats going on down in Louisiana in the wake of Hurricane Ida, how big of an opportunity this season is for Jameis Winston, and how something like this could galvanize this team like Hurricane Katrina galvanized the 2005 team. Former Patriots Offensive Coordinator Charlie Weiss joins the show to talk about why Bill Belichick decided to go with Mac now and the comparisons between Mac & Tom Brady.
Hour 2: Tell Us How You Really Feel: 9/1/21
Callers rip Key for being a Mac Jones hater from day one and ESPN Patriots Reporter Mike Reiss joins the show to share why no one should set the ceiling too low for Mac Jones. ESPN NFL Reporter Jeff Darlington joins the guys for Hot News or Not News including Cam Newtons release, Urban Meyer saying vaccination status was considered in final cuts, and Brian Flores telling the Dolphins that Tua is their QB.
Hour 1: Cam Is Out: 9/1/21
Key, Jay and Shae discuss the Patriots releasing Cam Newton and why Jay believes Cam not being vaccinated might be at least PART of the reason why, as maybe the Patriots couldnt take the chance of having their starting QB miss time due to COVID or protocols because they arent vaccinated. ESPN NFL Front Office Insider Mike Tannenbaum joins the guys to talk about why he was more surprised that Cam was released than Mac actually being named starter and more.
Hour 4: The Cam Factor: 8/31/21
Bill Belichick spoke today and was asked about Cam Newton and his preseason. He said everyone is in a better place than they were last year. Was it a statement of nothing? Plus, The Paul Finebaum Show's Paul Finebaum joins the show to discuss Week 1 of the college football season
Hour 3: Make Or Break Season For NY Giants: 8/31/21
ESPN MLB Insider Buster Olney comes aboard to talk Mets. Plus, are the Giants and Daniel Jones ready to make a run in the league? Jones has a make or break year coming up and there is no other way around it. Also, ESPN football analyst Harry Douglass joins the show and more.
Hour 2: Intriguing Divisions In The NFL : 8/31/21
Shae said she would go jet skiing in the East River and everyone is very concerned with that statement. Plus, the crew wonders what division is the most intriguing not named the NFC West. Also, Real or Not Real today is centered around where QBs will end up next season and ESPN NFL analyst Marcus Spears joins the show to shed some light on the QB battles around the league.
Hour 1: A Whole City Behind You? : 8/31/21
Shae, Jay Williams and Keyshawn weigh in on the Colts and their injuries situation and follow up with the eerie similarity thing going on in New Orleans, regarding a hurricane making landfall in the city. Could Jameis rally a city much like Drew Brees did? Also, Andy Dalton is the slated starter in Chicago. Jeff Saturday said he would raise hell if Andy Dalton was the starter and he was on the team. ESPN 1000's David Kaplan joins the show to discuss.
Hour 4: Controversy In New England? : 8/30/21
Shae, Keyshawn and Jay continue to talk about the QB controversy in New England. ESPN Senior MLB Insider Jeff Passan also joins the show to talk about the Javier Baez situation, if the Yankees are good enough to win a World Series and if the Padres are a playoff team.
Hour 3: Thumbs Down : 8/30/21
Keyshawn and Jay tell you why they have no issue with Javier Baez giving the Mets fans the thumbs down and discuss Daniel Jones' performance. Jay thinks that if the offensive line plays the way it did last night, the Giants are in for a long year. Plus, they react to the Ravens losing JK Dobbins, the 49ers QB situation, the Eagles trading for Gardner Minshew and Joe Burrow getting back on the field for the Bengals.
Hour 2: Cowboys Expectations: 8/30/21
Shae, Keyshawn and Jay talk about Cowboys QB Dak Prescott being ready for opening night against the Bucs and the expectations for Dallas this year. They also discuss Matt Nagys comments about Justin Fields and who the starter should be in Chicago Plus, ESPN NFL Analyst Dan Orlovsky joins the show to weigh in on who the Patriots' starter should be and why New England is close to the Bills,
Hour 1: Heating Up In New England: 8/30/21
Shae, Keyshawn and Jay open the show talking about Cam Newton and Mac Jones and react to Bill Belichick's comments about the situation. They also discuss the Eagles trading for Gardner Minshew and how this impacts each team involved. Keyshawn tells you why this still means that Hurts is clearly the starter. Jay thinks the Cowboys should have looked into getting Minshew. Plus, ESPN NFL Insider Dan Graziano joins the show.
Hour 4: Jameis Winston Is The Guy: 8/27/21
The guys discuss the breaking news that Jameis Winston has been named the Saints starter. What should we expect from him this season?
Hour 3: Giant Frustration: 8/27/21
The crew discussed Louis Riddick talking about the frustration that John Mara must be feeling about the Giants. Could Daniel Jones get the Sam Darnold treatment? Former NFL C/NFL Networks Shaun OHara chimes in on what happens if the Giants dont make the playoffs, Also, Texas Head Coach Steve Sarkisian joins the show. Plus, Breaking News: Jameis Winston will be the Saints starter.
Hour 2: COVID Conversations In The NFL : 8/27/21
ESPN Football Analyst Sam Acho weighs in on how vaccine conversations have been going in the off-season, and what to expect during the year. Plus, Acho sticks around to play Take Your Pick on which QBs will have more wins. Also, ESPN NFL Analyst Rob Ninkovich joins the show.
Hour 1: It's All A Set Up : 8/27/21
Conspiracy Alan thinks that the Patriots were playing their music loud on purpose for Mac Jones. Plus, the crew weighs in on the Titans having nine players/coaches who has tested positive for COVID, as well as Deion Sanders saying the NFC East will be garbage. Also, ESPN NFL Insider Dan Graziano plays Hot News or Not News.
Hour 4: QB1 In New England: 8/26/21
Cam Newton is set to return to practice today and we wonder who will get the first team reps. Sam doesn't believe it's possible to lose your job for missing a few practices. Also, the 2002 NFL MVP Rich Gannon joins the show to give us his thoughts on what these young rookie QBs are going thru and the guys discuss the situation in Buffalo and the fines for failure to wear a mask.
Hour 3: It's A Trap? : 8/26/21
Trevor Lawrence has been named the starter. Zach Wilson is going to be the starter but Alan Hahn feels like he's being set up. The praise around Zach Wilson and the Aaron Rodgers comparisons are making him feel uneasy. Plus, the guys welcome in ESPN NFL analyst Dan Orlovsky and ESPN NFL Insider Adam Schefter.
Hour 2 : What's Next For Dak? : 8/26/21
Dak Prescott throws in 7-on-7s and now Alan, Bart and Sam wonder what will happen with his health in the future. What is more concerning the shoulder or ankle injury for Dak? .Also, Mark Schlereth of 104.3 The Fan joins the show to tell us why Teddy Bridgewater finally won the starting job in Denver and ESPN Patriots reporter Mike Reiss discussed what is going on in New England, as Mac Jones shined bright in practice.
Hour 1: Padres-Dodgers Battle All Night: 8/26/21
Alan Hahn, Bart Scott and Sam Acho react to the 16-inning baseball game between the Padres and Dodgers and ask if Mac Jones turning into the starter for New England. Plus, ESPN Jags Reporter Mike DiRocco joins the show to discuss the most obvious news ever that Trevor Lawrence is named the starter.
Hour 4: NFL And The Vaccine: 8/25/21
Jerry Jones had some explanation on what he thinks should happen with the vaccine and the NFL. The guys weigh in on Jones thinking everyone should get it for the benefit of the next man. ESPN College Football Senior Writer Heather Dinich joins to give us some insight on the alliance and what it means for the new landscape of the NCAA and Nerlens Noel is suing Rich Paul for close to 60 million for money lost saying that he did not represent him correctly.
Hour 3: Could Zach Wilson Be A Household Face? : 8/25/21
Zach Wilson is turning into the darling of the preseason. NFL Twitter is having a field day, but could he turn into a face of something? Also, ESPN MLB Insider Buster Olney joins to discuss what the MLB should do with replay and what to make of the Yankees' win streak.
Hour 2 : Jerry Jones Being Jerry Jones: 8/25/21
The crew Jerry Jones came out with some big statements about the vaccine. ESPN football analyst Robert Griffin III joins the show to give some insight on Lamar Jackson and if anyone will figure him out. BREAKING: The Patriots trade Sony Michel to the Rams, a running back needy team. ESPN NFL analyst Jeff Saturday discusses the move and more. Plus, Serena Williams is withdrawing from the U.S. Open. We are now waiting for that next win and Bart is a little worried we might see her never win that next one.
Hour 1: Hard Knock Life : 8/25/21
Alan Hahn shares why he was amazed at the Hard Knocks intro and his conspiracy theory on what is going on with Cam Newton. Also, Florida State Head Coach Mike Norvell joins the show to give his thoughts on the news of an alliance forming between the Big 10, Pac 12, and ACC, and ESPN NFL Analyst Sam Acho aids in our conversation of the Bears and the flip flopping we are hearing coming out of Chicago.
Hour 4: The Alliance Is Coming: 8/24/21
The Alliance is set to be announced around 2pm today with a mission to improve football within the NCAA. Tony Boselli joins the show to share some Keyshawn stories and discuss what he saw from the preseason game between New Orleans and Jacksonville. BREAKING NEWS: Justin Fields will start in the final preseason game and Andy Dalton will be named the Week 1 starter&..for now.
Hour 3: Not Quite A Believer : 8/24/21
Is the decision made in New Orleans in regards to their QB situation? Keyshawn feels like the beginning of the game showed a lot. Also, ESPN 98.7 New York Chris Canty joins the show to give his two cents on what he saw from the Saints and former Washington LB joins to defend the team as Key is skeptical about Ryan Fitzpatrick.
Hour 2: Actions Speak Louder Than Words: 8/24/21
Alan Hahn isn't feeling coaches this morning because they say one thing and do another. Matt Nagy is a guy who is on Hahns list. Today is Kobe Bryant Day (RIP MAMBA) as we play a Keyshawn and Kobe commercial and ESPN NFL reporter Jeff Darlington, ESPN NFL Reporter.
Hour 1: What QB Competition? : 8/24/21
Jameis Winston came out and showed out in a big way on Monday Night Football. Alan and Keyshawn think he all but put to bed the QB battle discussion between him and Taysom Hill. Plus, ESPN NFL Patriots Reporter Mike Reiss joins the show to give us a breakdown on what happened between New England and Newton and a coronavirus test. The misunderstanding is just that, but what does that mean for Mac Jones in the immediate future?
Hour 4: Can Jameis Lead New Orleans? : 8/23/21
There is a Monday Night Football game, which naturally leads Alan and Keyshawn to wonder who will be the starter for a team like the Saints. Plus, Monday Night Football analyst Brian Griese joins the show to discuss the rookie QBs and their unique situations around if they will start or not. Also, we end the show with Caller Roulette.
Hour 3: Who Should Start Week 1? : 8/23/21
Which rookie QB should be their team's starter Week 1? Keyshawn and Alan discuss, as well as Chandler Jones not being happy with the Cardinals and what it would take for the Jets to make a deal to happen. Plus, ESPN NFL analyst Kimberley A. Martin plays 'Hot News or Not News.'
Hour 2: Year Of The Backup? : 8/23/21
Mitchell Trubisky shined against his former team. Alan and Key weigh in on how backup QBs are becoming more important than ever now with an added game. Also, The Paul Finebaum Show host Paul Finebaum jumps on with us to discuss the landscape of the NCAA and the potential of the power 5 shifting even more, and Jim Miller, Former Bears QB joins the show to give us his insight on Justin Fields and what is going on in Chicago.
Hour 1: Securing Their Spot: 8/23/21
Keyshawn hinted over the weekend that he would let us know what rookies are closer to starting. He gives us a rundown of what rookies shined and which ones didnt help their case to start as a rookie. Key also wonders why people aren't buying that Cam Newton is the starter for the Patriots and why are all these coaches so hesitant on naming their starters, especially with the young QBs. Plus, ESPN Front Office Insider Mike Tannenbaum joins.
Hour 4: Chris Doesn't Like It: 8/20/21
Key paints a pretty bleak picture of the Philadelphia Eagles and it makes Producer Pat sad. Plus, ESPN NFL Insider Chris Mortensen joins the guys to rip Keyshawn for saying Matthew Stafford & Derek Carr are basically the same QB and more.
Hour 3: Carl Lawson's Out: 8/20/21
Alan is hurt and sad by the Carl Lawson injury. ESPN Jets Reporter Rich Cimini comes aboard to discuss the impact of the Lawson injury both short and long term, and more. Also, Bart & Hahns Bart Scott jumps into Keys seat for a moment and WWE Superstar & Former WWE Champion Drew McIntyre joins the guys to talk about his SummerSlam matchup with former tag team partner Jinder Mahal.
Hour 2: Reunited : 8/20/21
Reuniting college teammates was really a thing in this past NFL draft, so Alan and Key debate which reunion is going to be the most successful? Key thinks that the least successful reunion will be Tua and Jaylen Waddle because the Dolphins dont seem like theyre fully invested in Tua. Also, ESPN Senior NFL Reporter Jeremy Fowler joins the guys for a little Hot News Or Not News including Jalen Hurts missing last nights game and more.
Hour 1: Cam Is the Man: 8/20/21
After Cams performance against the Eagles, both Key and Alan say that the Patriots QB battle is over and Cam is the guy. Plus, Former NFL Tight End Jermaine Wiggins joins the guys to talk about what he saw out of Newton and Mac Jones in last nights game.
Hour 4: Troy Vincent Joins: 8/19/21
NFL Executive Vice President of Football Operations Troy Vincent joins the guys to talk about why theres been a crackdown on taunting this year, if the league will move towards an 18-game season, and how much pressure the players feel to get vaccinated. Also, Pro Football Hall of Famer Anthony Munoz joins the show to weigh in on expectations for the Bengals this year, if we should be concerned about Joe Burrow and more.
Hour 3: A Fan First : 8/19/21
Zach Wilson is fanboying out being around Aaron Rodgers this week. Keyshawn said he never really felt that way around legendary players when he first got into the league. Former Mets & Red Sox Manager Bobby Valentine joins the guy, as well as ESPN New Yorks Chris Canty.
Hour 2: Cementing A Legacy: 8/19/21
Alan and Key ask which QB needs a second Super Bowl win the most for their legacy: Russell Wilson, Aaron Rodgers, or Patrick Mahomes? Plus, ESPN NFL Reporter Jeff Darlington with some Hot News or Hot News about Aaron Rodgers farewell tour, Andy Dalton's preseason performance, if the Chiefs can extend Tyrann Mathieu and more.
Hour 1: The Challenger : 8/19/21
After Alan throws the entire plan out the window because Allen Yates started talking about salmon cheesesteaks two minutes before the show started, he and Keyshawn ask which QB has more to prove this season between Cam Newton Jalen Hurts and if Justin Fields will see the field sooner than later. Plus, ESPN Patriots Reporter Mike Reiss joins the guys to talk about how Mac Jones really is challenging Cam Newton for the starting QB job in New England,
Hour 4: Vaccination Requirement? : 8/18/21
Key isnt too sure how he feels about the Raiders requiring fans to prove theyve been vaccinated before they can get into home games. Plus, ESPN Giants Reporter Jordan Raanan joins the guys to talk about his follow up question to Dave Gettlemans Saquon Barkley comments yesterday, if everyone is on the hot seat this season, why they didnt play Daniel Jones in their preseason opener and Saquons status for Week 1.
Hour 3: On The Hot Seat: 8/18/21
Listeners have been suggesting names for Keys fantasy football team all morning. Is 2 Pillow Sleepers the best one? Also, Alan and Key ask if John Mara's statement meant that Dave Gettleman is on the hot seat.
Hour 2: Injuries Galore: 8/18/21
Evan tries to explain keeper fantasy leagues to Keyshawn. Plus, ESPN NFL Analyst Jeff Saturday joins the guys to talk about how the Colts should handle Carson Wentz & Quenton Nelson coming back from injury and ESPN Injury Expert Stephania Bell joins the guys to play Believe It or Not&
Hour 1: Jamal Adams Re-signed: 8/18/21
Alan and Keyshawn weigh in on Seahawks' Jamal Adams getting paid and how this re-signing could be the start of the Legion of Boom 2.0. Also, ESPN NFL Insider Field Yates joins the guys as part of the Fantasy Football Marathon to play a game of Take The Field with Justin Fields, Najee Harris, Matt Nagy, Daniel Jones, and Dak Prescott.
Hour 4: 2 Former Patriots: 8/13/21
Was the Field of Dreams game a success for MLB? Also, Former Patriots QB's Matt Cassel & Drew Bledsoe join the guys to talk about Mac Jones, and was Drew's experience was like playing with Key.
Hour 3: Preseason Debuts: 8/13/21
Keyshawn & Acho recall their preseason debuts, and discuss the performances of Mac Jones & Cam Newton. Plus, 2x Super Bowl Champion David Diehl joins the guys to talk about the expectations for Daniel Jones, and why Saquon Barkley will be so important to the Giants offense.
Hour 2: Fields or Dalton?: 8/13/21
Who is going to start for the Bears: Justin Fields or Andy Dalton? Key, Sam and Alan play Take It or Shake It. ESPN NFL Insider Jeremy Fowler stops by to tell us what's hot news and what's not news. Plus, former Bears center & 6x Pro Bowler Olin Kreutz.
Hour 1: 1 to Tannehill: 8/13/21
Keyshawn, Alan & Sam Acho react to the performances from Mac Jones & Jalen Hurts in their first preseason games of the year. Plus, Keyshawn gives his top QB's in the NFL from 1 to Ryan Tannehill, and some of the guys in from of him might surprise you!
Hour 4: Danger for Dak?: 8/12/21
Keyshawn Johnson and Alan Hahn are joined by Brad Johnson, as they discuss what it was like to win a Super Bowl and what Brad thinks of playing in the preseason now. Clinton Yates join the show from Iowa to discuss the Field of Dreams game.
Hour 3: Jet Problems?: 8/12/21
Keyshawn and Alan Hahn are joined by Steeler QB Charlie Batch ahead of their preseason game to get some insight on Big Ben and what the Steelers will look like this year as well as what he expects to see from Jalen Hurts. Lane Kiffin joins to catch up with Key,
Hour 2: Worried for Dak?: 8/12/21
Keyshawn Johnson and Alan Hahn begin the second hour wondering what to make of Dak Prescott and his health. Dan Orlovsky joins the show to discuss if he is worried about the health of Dak.
Hour 1: FOOTBALL IS BYKE: 8/12/21
Football is back finally! The guys discuss that football is back and what they want to see from Jalen Hurts. Could Carson Wentz and Quenton Nelson ACTUALLY play Week 1?
Hour 4: Moose joins & Graz is hot in New Orleans: 8/11/21
How worried should the Jets be about Zach Wilson's struggles in camp? Plus, 3x Super Bowl Champ and former Cowboys fullback Daryl "Moose" Johnston joins to talk about the Cowboys' Super Bowl hopes and the expectations for Dak & the offense this season. Dan Graziano joins live from Saints camp to talk about New Orleans' QB battle and if he knows anything Keyshawn doesn't about the situation with the Saints & Michael Thomas.
Hour 3: Are the Cowboys really Super Bowl contenders?: 8/11/21
Could the Giants be in on Deshaun Watson if the Texans don't trade him until next year? Plus, it's Super Bowl or bust for the Cowboys...and NBA title or bust for the Mavericks. Mike Tannenbaum joins to take us back to the front office to react to some of the things going on around the NFL.
Hour 2: CALL PAUL: 8/11/21
Is this preseason more important for Jordan Love or Jalen Hurts? Paul Finebaum joins for a couple of segments and we let our listeners CALL PAUL!
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