NFL on ESPN
Who Headlines Coach-ella: Picking the top ten HCs: 6/6/23
Mina Kimes is joined by Kevin Clark to give their rankings for the Top 10 coaches in the NFL. They compare and debate their lists but they both agree on who is number one. Plus, they give their picks for key play-callers to keep an eye on this season.
Problems, Patterns, & Paths to Success : 6/6/23
Special episode: Foxworth is joined by Mike Schur, a member of the WGA negotiating committee and writer on The Office (among other well-known projects), to talk about unions. The two draw parallels between the players union in the NBA/NFL and the WGA with the current writer's strike by identifying major problems, patterns, and paths to success.
Blame It On The Crazy... : 6/1/23
Foxworth and Charlie discuss an NBA Finals preview, the future of NBA roster construction, future #1 overall NFL draft pick Caleb Williams should leverage his power... and of course... Taylor Swift.
Rank and file: Drafting all 32 QBs: 5/31/23
Mina Kimes is joined by Steven Ruiz to rank all 32 starting QBs. Who would they select if they were starting a team? They alternate making picks and make their case for each selection.
The Fastest 100 Days : 5/30/23
Adam starts off with the Cardinals releasing DeAndre Hopkins before sharing a rather uncomfortable travel story involving his daughter. After that, Adam is joined by 49ers DE Arik Armstead to talk about his foundation, being a 3x Walter Peyton Man of the Year nominee, and how the team's offseason additions will play out this upcoming season.
All That Matters Is Success : 5/30/23
Dom and Charlie discuss where DeAndre Hopkins will end up and Patrick Mahomes is apparently considering a team friendly contract. After that, Ashley Foxworth joins the show to talk about date night outfits, The Little Mermaid, and having different personalities in social settings than your partner.
Insomnia Solved by Domonique Foxworth : 5/25/23
Dom and Charlie debate if the Celtics can go all the way, if the Celtics do make it all the way what does that say about Jimmy Butler, and what does the future hold for the Nuggets.
The AFCs X-Men: One variable on every team: 5/24/23
Mina Kimes is joined by Mike Golic Jr to give their x factors for the AFC after first determining what success looks like for each of these teams. Can't pick coaches or quarterbacks, so which position did they heavily rely on?
Belichick Would Never... : 5/23/23
Dom and Charlie draft teams to win the 2024 NBA Championship out of today's available players. Then, Ashely Foxworth joins the show to tell us about becoming a general manager and when you should listen to your husband's advice.
Welcome To New York Allen Lazard : 5/22/23
Adam starts off with some news and notes surrounding OTA's before welcoming NY Jets WR Allen Lazard to talk about the move the The Big Apple, playing with Aaron Rodgers in a new city, and what Jets fans can hope for this season. Then, Adam wraps up with a few examples of pure toughness.
The NFC's Sweet 16: Players who matter most for each team: 5/18/23
Mina Kimes is joined by Robert Mays, Host of The Athletic Football Show, to give their x factors for each NFC team. Which player does each team's success rely on? Bears (4:30), Vikings (8:50), Lions (14:10), Packers (20:00), Cardinals (24:40), 49ers (28:40), Seahawks (34:15), Rams (36:45), Panthers (42:15), Falcons (49:10), Buccaneers (52:35), Saints (56:35), Cowboys (1:00:00), Giants (1:06:30), Commanders (1:10:00), Eagles (1:19:10).
Ranking the top 2023 AFC storylines: 5/17/23
Kyle loves the AFC next season. He hates when people complain about the NFL broadcast schedule. He thinks it's hilarious that a San Antonio bar picked up everyone's tabs after the Spurs won the Draft Lottery. Say Anything at 252-4-BRANDT. That's a wrap on Season 1! We'll see you in July!
I believe in Justin Fields!!: 5/16/23
Kyle loves that he believes in Justin Fields. He hates that Chargers-Chiefs isn't a bigger rivalry. He thinks it's hilarious that Marlon Humphrey just found out Titanic is based on true events. Matt Ryan joins CBS Sports. Jaws-inspired The Shark is Broken comes to Broadway this summer.
The Failure Of The Process : 5/16/23
Domonique and Charlie get into the downfall of "the process" in Philly before inviting ESPN Andscape Senior Writer David Dennis Jr. to discuss what's going on with Ja Morant. Lastly, Ashley Foxworth joins the show to talk Mother's Day failures and picking arguments with your spouse.
What A Small World (Ft: Foster Moreau) : 5/15/23
Adam is joined by Saints TE Foster Moreau who has battled cancer over the offseason but is set to participate in OTAs. Foster details how he has dealt with his diagnosis and his determination to get back on the field. After that, Mike North, NFL executive who helped create the NFL schedule, will join us to break down some of the most interesting aspects, challenges, and learning experiences from this year's schedule.
NFL Schedule release, could Tom Brady become part owner AND QB for the Raiders, and Steelers stories with Billy Gardell: 5/12/23
Steelers All Pro DT Cam Heyward reacts to the 2023 NFL season schedule release, previews the Steelers schedule, biggest matchups of the season, playing in two TNF games and what team he's looking forward to playing against the most. Plus, could Tom Brady become a part owner AND starting QB for the Raiders?! And Billy Gardell joins the show telling the crew about his Steelers fandom, favorite memories and expectations for next season.
Josh Allen on Aaron Rodgers to the Jets and why he's never been as focused on football as right now: 5/10/23
Josh Allen joins Kyle Brandt's Basement to discuss Aaron Rodgers joining the Jets, Kyle's AFC Quarterback rankings and the reason why he said he's never been as focused on football as he is right now.
Kirk in Progress: 5/10/23
Mina Kimes is joined by Dan Pizzuta for a mailbag edition of the show. Which team is most likely to go worst to first? (2:40) What do you need to see from Jordan Love to determine if he is the long term solution in Green Bay? (13:40) What is the future of Mac Jones in New England? (20:10) How can the Seahawks improve their pass rush? (29:40) Can the Bengals challenge the Chiefs for the number one seed? (35:00) Which teams would you swap from NFC to AFC to even out the conferences? (45:00) What do you think of the Falcons offseason? (50:20) What should the Vikings do about their QB situation? (55:50) Should the Rams tear it down? (1:11:50) Did the Cowboys actually improve in the offseason? (1:19:15) Which coaches are on the hot seat this year? (1:26:10)
NFL Schedule Release Preview: 5/9/23
Kyle loves the lead-up to the NFL schedule release. He hates Strength of Schedule projections. He still thinks the "Worst Youth Sports" takes are hilarious. What's your Family Confessional? Leave us a voicemail at 252-4-BRANDT
The Laura Rutledge Exclusive : 5/9/23
Adam starts off with a breakdown of how NFL games are scheduled and broadcasted this upcoming season. After that, he is joined by ESPN host and reporter Laura Rutledge to detail what it's been like working through the NFL draft while pregnant so close to her due date.
Searching For Lost Dogs : 5/9/23
Dom and Charlie dive into NBA super teams, how the NBA playoffs are shaking out, who they can see making it to the finals, and who deserves the MVP. After that, Ashley Foxworth joins us to discuss going through your partners phones... is it ever okay?
Did anyone have a better weekend than Josh Allen?: 5/8/23
Kyle loves the weekend that Josh Allen just had. He hates Robert Saleh trying to say that Aaron Rodgers' wish list is a silly narrative. He thinks being a parent during spring sports is hilarious. Takes on Takes pits Dan Orlovsky against Ryan Clark
A Lesson In Dog Science : 5/4/23
Dom and Charlie recap LeBron vs. Steph... some say Steph is surpassing LeBron in the historical rankings of greatest player of all time. Then they get into how to properly evaluate NBA players before switching gears to answer who from this year's NFL draft will be the rookie of the year.
Redefining Legacy : 5/2/23
Dom and Charlie talk about this year's NBA playoffs and how we look at the legacy players leave behind. Then, they get into NFL draft highlights and Lamar Jackson getting his money.
NFL Coachella : 5/1/23
Adam recaps the biggest storylines from this year's NFL draft before welcoming ESPN draft experts Mel Kiper Jr. and Todd McShay to share their experiences from the draft and what we can look forward to for next season.
Introducing 'NFL on ESPN': 4/26/23
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