Sports? with Katie Nolan
Oh Baby, Baby: 1/18/19
Katie and Ashley pick six and then another several because there are so many great sports stories this week, such as: The Pats in the AFC Championship (27:30), Seagulls Gone Wild at the Australian Open (41:00), Soccer Spies (46:50), The MTV Cribs Scandal (1:10:10), and something called the Texas Wine Service (1:15:06). Finally, Ashley has a very important Bachelor Update (1:17:30), and the gang answers a voicemail about their most narrow escapes (1:32:03).
The Bachelor Draft: 1/10/19
Katie and Ashley take a voicemail about best birthday desserts (1:59), discuss the double doink (9:55), preview the NFL playoff matchups (12:30), talk Kyler Murray and the NFL draft (22:09), and dissect a pants problem for hockey players (31:10). Later, The Bachelor is back and with it the ultimate Katie Nolan Bachelor Draft (41:07).
Year in Review?: 1/3/19
Katie & Ashley recap 2018 by awarding their favorites of the year, including: Best Quote (16:30), Most Insane Moment (18:30), Biggest Non-Story (21:40), Best Celebration (26:10), Biggest Whoopsie (28:20), Best Repeat Performance (35:00), Most Cringeworthy (38:40), Best Nickname (40:30), Biggest Surprise (45:35), and Best Video of the Year (50:20).
Sorry About The Singing: 12/20/18
Katie and Ashley start the holiday season right, by discussing foods you don't like and don't want to explain (1:06), then later discuss the glorious return of Nathan Peterman (17:42), Yang Yang the giant panda's football picks (26:15), Carrie Underwood-gate (29:28), and A-Rod's binder full of decks (34:20). Later, the gang plays Ones Gotta Go Holiday Edition (51:50).
Reverse Dragon: 12/14/18
Katie & Ashley pick six based on suggestions from the fine people of Twitter, such as: Maroon 5 at the Super Bowl (19:30), the Hurricanes in Whalers jerseys (23:08), doctors maybe lying to players (28:20), Steph and the moon landing (38:44), and Sarver getting owned by Greta Rogers (48:32). Later, the gang asks 20 questions to try and guess what Ashley called "literally the stupidest thing she's ever done" (56:10).
That Sounds Like A Nolan Problem: 12/6/18
Katie & Ashley take on this week's big headlines: Seattle's new hockey team (17:00), ALL of the new football leagues (21:10), and a naked Oreo run to remember (34:30). Then it's time for another exciting round of Sports Charades (47:12), and finally a voicemail about shredded cheese. (1:00:17)
Just Don't Do That!: 11/29/18
Katie and Ashley are BACK! They take on the hard-hitting stories like their top-two Thanksgiving foods (1:24), the Reuben Foster fiasco (13:40), Baker Mayfield and Hue Jackson (28:30), a FAKED death in the world of Irish soccer (31:55), and the Bucs giving away tickets literally for free (44:12). Later, it's the return of NAME THAT TWEET (51:30) and a brief chat about naming a dog Mitchell Trubarksky! (1:05:10).
PICK SIX!: 11/16/18
Katie and Ashley take on not five - but SIX - very important sports stories including Le'Veon Bell's locker (11:24), that hot beef between Draymond and Durant (20:50), Jimmy Butler's minivan (29:28), Patrick Mahomes Ketchupgate (31:00), Volleyball Proposals (38:00), and Becky Lynch's broken face (41:40). Later, the gang tries to name the top 5 Thanksgiving floats (51:50) and plays One Gotta Go and makes some very tough choices (1:01:00).
Off the Rails: 11/9/18
It's time for another ALL VOICEMAIL POD! This Pod has everything: donut power rankings (:38), the worst rules in sports (16:15), fantasy boy bands (25:00), autographs as adults (47:00), dinosaur meat (51:55), the backstory on Katie's Liverpool fanhood (1:02:15), and the gang's senior quotes (1:15:00).
Sports Charades! (it's an audio medium): 11/1/18
Katie and Ashley answer a voicemail about whether it's okay to say "we won" about your team (1:01), then they dive into some serious news (11:01), talk about the sex toy backfield incident (16:40), discuss the dumpster fire in Cleveland (20:15), give an update on the WNBA negotiations (27:30), and chat Matt Patricia's posture requirements (42:30). Later, the gang plays a brand new game called Sports Charades and it gets bonkers (50:30) and answer a voicemail about top 5 flightless birds (1:15:00).
#1 QB (Swag): 10/25/18
Katie and Ashley answer a voicemail about taking on a second team when you move somewhere new (1:05), give a quick Red Sox Fan Red Sox update (10:53), analyze deep analytics in football (25:14), bid adieu to #1 QB Chad Kelly (32:41), play a new game called Name That Tweet (54:04), and take a voicemail from two Sports? fans who maybe fell in love! (1:13:00).
Same or Shame with Mina Kimes: 10/19/18
Katie and Ashley are joined by Mina Kimes and debut TWO new games! They take a voicemail about athletes playing other sports (1:17), play SAME or SHAME (9:58), learn way too much about Mina's dog (15:08), try and decipher sports books by their covers (37:30), and answer a voicemail about how to pick a Halloween costume properly (1:01:50).
Katie & Ashley talk about SO MANY SPORTS THINGS like Jimmy Butler (8:05), Odell (13:05), Charles Barkley's underwear (33:00), analyze which NFL QBs can and cannot dunk (1:10:00) and so much more!
NHL Update with Dave (Lemon Pie) Lozo: 10/5/18
Katie & Ashley answer a voicemail about turtle names (:55), talk about Le'Veon Bell's alleged return (09:28), tell you to Go Look It Up (17:14), are joined by Always Late writer Dave Lozo to discuss hockey, pie-gate, and more (23:00), and discuss whether it's okay for athletes to shave with no notice (34:32).
Control Assault Delete: 9/27/18
Katie & Ashley answer what sport they want to watch an animal play (:45), discuss the news (9:34), brainstorm their tag-team name (28:39), and a voicemail about tinder magic.
Whose Side Are You On?: 9/21/18
Katie and Ashley answer a voicemail from a woman going into labor (:20), talk about what happened on this week of the show (12:40), discuss Space Jam 2 (15:45), talk about what can happen in Buffalo (22:00), play a new, very cool game called Whose Side Are You On (31:50), discuss pie flavors (42:00), a voicemail about Katie's multi-color pen preferences (49:30), and much, much more.
The Transitional Pick: 9/14/18
Katie and Ashley answer a voicemail about sleeping with your dog (:19), discuss the important things that have happened since they last did a podcast (9:30), talk about Katie's new show (33:07), share some jokes that didn't make the cut (37:02), dive into Mark Wahlberg's daily schedule (47:52), and learn about primal zodiac signs (58:00).
Katie and Ashley answer a voicemail about picking between having no eyebrows or no fingernails (:10). Plus, the ladies take you on a super-slapping live adventure from Katie's first WWE Summer Slam (7:00).
Tiger Woods Is A McRib: 8/15/18
Katie and Ashley answer a voicemail about Ninja not streaming with women (:15), the most important news from the NFL preseason including Tyrod Taylor's name pronunciation, Cam vs Kelvin, Jalen Ramsey's suspension, Antonio Callaway's punishment and Deflategate II (13:30), is Tiger Woods really back or is he just back for a limited time (28:00), coaches doing weird stuff (32:00), with no more Bachelorette, Ashley discusses a social media Top-3 post (35:00), Bake Your Take on "Aspirational Packing" (46:00) and a final voicemail about what to do with foul balls at a baseball game (55:00).
Kissing Your Kids: 8/8/18
Katie and Ashley answer a voicemail about what snack food they can eat all of in one sitting (:10), discuss the HOF game and how Ray Lewis kisses his kids on the mouth (10:00), hearing both sides of "It's not weird when adults kiss their grown kids on the mouth" (16:45), Serena Williams' Instagram post about Postpartum Depression and being a working mom (23:00), Johnny Manziel's 4 INT debut in the CFL (29:50), the season finale update of The Bachelorette and Very Cavallari (41:00), a voicemail about "What's your favorite mean but funny thing to say to someone" (58:00) and much more.
And Then There Were Two: 8/1/18
Katie and Ashley do an all voicemail podcast starting with possibly the shortest voicemail ever (:23), a montage of voicemail misfires (1:50), Katie tries to decipher a transcription gone horribly wrong (3:00), what is the real-life equivalent of hitting the cutoff man in baseball (15:30), if it's ok to root for players who left your team (19:25), if you were a Disney prince/princess what would your animal sidekick be (23:30), who would be on the All-ESPN Family Feud dream team (29:40), a Bachelorette and Very Cavallari update (37:00) and if you could live anywhere in the world where would you live (45:25).
The Final Recknoning? : 7/25/18
The crew takes a voicemail about making friends (0:25) and talks about hand, foot and mouth disease (10:40), what other sports you want Adam Schefter to cover (15:00), the Challenge (18:00), if Josh Hader deserved a standing ovation in Milwaukee (22:45), the Browns getting the latest Josh Gordon situation correct (44:00), a Bachelorette & Very Cavallari update (50:00), getting caught and being dumb (58:00) and what's happening with Dopp now that fantasy football season is back (1:08:25).
Another All Voicemail Podcast!: 7/18/18
With Katie and Ashley at the ESPY's, the crew does another all voicemail podcast with questions about fanny packs, proposals, foundational fives, celebrity crushes & more!
Too Busy To Get Busy: 7/12/18
Katie and Ashley help a listener name their new pup (0:25) talk about LeSean McCoy's latest legal trouble (14:30), the Carolina Panthers being contractually obligated to keep a statue of Jerry Richardson (34:30), World Cup updates (46:30), if there's more excitement around the return of The Challenge or debut of Very Cavallari (59:10), a Bachelorette update (1:09:45) and a listener helps to create a Sports? drinking game.
Vuvuzelas, Fast Money & Quarter-Life Crises: 6/27/18
The crew takes a voicemail about quarter-life crises (0:25), talks World Cupdates (11:15), does Iran or Panama have the better fans (16:45), if chocolate statues are unnecessary (21:25), if Jess is wrong for backing out of a Twitter bet (27:00), who has the best middle finger (32:00), if Dwayne Casey deserves to win NBA Coach of the Year when he can't even win Coach of the Raptors (39:00), Ayesha Curry dominating Family Feud (47:30) and another a soon-to-be high schooler calls in to help Eli the middle schooler with his laptop conundrum (1:05:00).
Waffle Makers, Warlocks & Twitter Controversy: 6/20/18
The crew takes a voicemail about waffle makers (0:25), World cUpdates including rooting for rivals and warlocks with rain sticks (10:40), Tom Brady's snooze fest of an interview with Oprah (39:30), controversy in the sports media twitter verse (45:00), if we believe Phil Mickelson is super good at math (1:02:00) a Bachelorette update (1:10:00) and we take a voicemail from a super cool kid going into middle school (1:22:00).
Iceland: The Mighty Ducks of the World Cup: 6/13/18
Dopp is out this week, so Katie and Ashley throw out a bunch of bits they've always wanted to try. "Somethings Gotta Go" (9:49) forces Katie to get rid of one great sports accomplishment. "Gotta Hear Both Sides" (13:49) has her argue both for and against Ariana Grande and Pete Davidson's early engagement. In "Bake Your Take (Working Title)" (23:25), she tries to argue that breakfast restaurants have a unique advantage they keep failing to capitalize on. And in "Metaphorically Speaking" (33:20), they provide metaphors for each team in the World Cup to help you better understand what's happening and who you should put your money on (allegedly?). Oh, and a "Bachelorette Update" (1:10:20).
Pirates, Burners & Kits: 6/6/18
The crew takes a voicemail about the best and worst music collaborations (0:25), why all the big news happens after we post a podcast (16:00), a quick update on the Stanley Cup playoffs (29:00), Katie's definitive list of sports that other sport's athletes would be bad at (32:00), why you should sometimes wait longer than 14 years to ask a question (46:00) and picking the best World Cup kits (1:00:00).
Unexpected Delays: 5/31/18
The crew takes a voicemail from someone who wants to move from South Florida to Boston (:25) talks about which team they're rooting for in the Stanley Cup (16:00), Katie makes Dopp back up his hot take on Chris Paul and Alex Ovechkin (18:00), if people still care about the 4th installment of Cavs-Warriors (25:00), if the 4th movie of a franchise can be any good (31:00), how Katie had to watch the Champions League Final (42:00) and we make our Bachelorette picks (50:20).
Crazy Hat Confidence: 5/23/18
The crew take a voicemail from a listener moving back home with his parents (0:25), talk about the Golden Knights making the Stanley Cup Finals in their first year as a team (15:30), the people at Preakness and the Royal Wedding who have "crazy hat confidence" (26:00) and Katie's Top 10 NBA moments of 2018 (42:30).
The All Voicemail Podcast: Part Deux: 5/16/18
The crew does another all voicemail podcast, taking questions from an angry listener, a guy who got hit by a car, child rearing, read receipts, starfish, keeping secrets, who's the nicest, 4v4v4 battle royale, the best cover songs, two farmers who are both driving tractors, granny syndrome and how to look cool to middle schoolers.
4am Text Messages: 5/9/18
Katie, Ashley and Dopp take a voicemail for relationship advice (:25) we check in on Katie's picks for the NBA & NHL playoffs (18:00), the excitement surrounding Liverpool in the Champions League Final (30:30), if 4am is the right time to send text messages about job performance (39:00), Becky Hammon's interview with the Bucks (47:00) how to feel about Adele's Titanic themed birthday party (57:30) what was Tom Brady thinking with his suit for the Met Gala (1:05:00) and a final voicemail about which animal needs to become a pro team mascot?
Ruin That Story!: 5/2/18
Katie, Ashley and Dopp take a voicemail about wedding songs (:25) we look back at Katie's picks for the NBA & NHL playoffs and she makes second round predictions (14:00), we ruin everything about the NFL draft (48:00), Daniel tries to talk about the White House Correspondents Dinner (1:06:00), if MySpace is still a thing / how we picked our top 8 (1:07:45) we debut a new segment called "Go Look It Up" (1:09:30), and we finish with a voicemail about Fortnite (1:15:00).
The All Voicemail Podcast: 4/25/18
Katie, Ashley and Dopp do an all voicemail podcast! The crew takes questions about 90's one-hit wonders, binge worthy shows, the top 16 ways to prepare a potato, sending someone to Mars, why Katie hates everyone, video games, bucket list sporting events, best and worst karaoke songs, if we had one wish what would we wish for, what celebrity would we be best friends with, power ranking corn products, our favorite biopics, Dopp's most embarrassing moments, why Ashley and Katie are so mean to Dopp, which branch of the military was Dopp in (cause he sounds dumb) and the best sports town that isn't the town we root for.
Move That Gigantic Cotton Candy: 4/19/18
Katie, Ashley and Dopp take a voicemail about being really good at something random (:25) Katie predicts the winners of the first round of the NBA playoffs based on mascots (12:00), a celebrity breakup that shakes Ashley to her core (27:30), and Dopp doesn't think Dez Bryant still a superstar WR (34:15). Plus the Super Troopers guys stop by to talk about the release of Super Troopers 2, why Kevin Heffernan is the perfect Farva, what their favorite line from the original Super Troopers is and they answer a listener voicemail on how to make friends in Germany (45:00).
Pope Facts, Hard Words & Predictions: 4/11/18
Katie, Ashley and Dopp take a drunk voicemail from a girl in Minnesota (:25) why Ashley loved Wrestlemania (9:55), if we're buying the NBA2K league (18:30), Katie scientifically predicts the winners of the first round of the NHL playoffs (26:30), if we've ever been confused for another person with the same name as us (43:15), Packers WR Trevor Davis gets arrested for making a bad joke at an airport (49:10) words that are hard to say / read (53:45), Pope facts (57:45), and Dopp has a super special voicemail for the crew (1:09:15).
Baseball Injuries Are Weird: 4/4/18
Katie, Ashley and Dopp take a voicemail about The Challenge (:25) and talk about which professional sport they think they could play and not totally embarrass themselves (8:00), the weirdest injuries we've seen from MLB players (17:00), if all NFL players should train with knives like Aaron Donald (29:30), if it's ever okay to leave a game early (39:00), why April Fools is the worst holiday (49:45) and one of our three hosts talks about their experience as a child model (52:45).
The Cinderella Bracket: 3/28/18
Katie, Ashley and Dopp take a voicemail about their favorite lyrics (:35) and talk about NFL cheerleaders / Dateline (8:30), how Ashley's tournament selection process has worked out (10:45), and a NYC museum that encourages you to ride a sex machine (21:40). Plus, in honor of Loyola-Chicago making the final four, we do a "Cinderella" bracket about the top eight Disney princesses (26:36).
The Upset Bracket: 3/21/18
Katie, Ashley and Dopp take a voicemail about crustaceans (:20) and talk about how bad their NCAA tournament brackets look (6:45), comedian Bert Kreishcer running a marathon in five and a half hours without training (10:45), and Dopp is thinking about playing Fortnite (14:00). Plus, in honor of all the tournament upsets we do a bracket of all the things that make Katie upset (22:15) and Marty Smith joins the show to talk about his new ESPN podcast (1:13:00).
Weirdest College Mascot Bracket: 3/14/18
Katie, Ashley and Dopp take a voicemail about cereal (:25) and talk about Tom Brady drinking a beer on The Late Show with Stephen Colbert / NFL free agency (6:45), if we still care about Tiger Woods (17:40), and how to pick your bracket for the NCAA tournament (25:00). Plus, we do our own March bracket around the 32 weirdest college mascots (30:30) and our championship school wins the gift of a lifetime (1:25:35).
How Many Nuggets Can You Eat In Two Hours?: 3/7/18
Katie, Ashley and Dopp take a voicemail about In-N-Out Burger (:25) and talk about 8 different nuggets of news including The Oscars (8:25), the NFL combine (46:45), chicken nuggets (54:12), Jesus Shuttlesworth (58:15), Yoko Ono / science (1:03:00), BBQ (1:07:45), cloned pets (1:13:00) and the dumbest drunk purchases we've ever made (1:15:25).
Joel McHale: 2/28/18
Katie, Ashley and Dopp take a voicemail about their ideal hangs (0:30) about Geno Smith's flat earth hot take (8:00), Ronda Rousey's WWE debut (16:30) and if tv shows should have a season limit (23:50). Plus, Joel McHale stops by (33:30) to talk about his new Netflix show, hair pillows, rowing crew and why he doesn't believe in brainstorming.
Marvel Winter Olympics: 2/21/18
Katie Nolan, Ashley and Dopp discuss Katie's All-Star weekend (7:30), Fergie's National Anthem performance (16:00) and if the Browns should go after Drew Brees (19:25). In honor of Black Panther, the crew also debates which characters from the Marvel Universe would medal in the Winter Olympics.
Rachel Nichols: 2/14/18
Katie Nolan and her producers Ashley and Dopp answer a listener's voicemail (0:20), discuss Josh McDaniels' coaching decision (4:20), if Jimmy Garoppolo is worth $137.5m (10:00), and did the Cavs make the right move in trading away their entire team (14:45)? Plus, in advance of the NBA Celebrity game coaching showdown, Rachel Nichols stops by to draft their celebrity "dream team" starting line ups (20:00) and Katie pays off her Super Bowl bets (41:15).
Super Bowl Recap: 2/7/18
Katie Nolan and producer Ashley answer a listener's voicemail and look back on their very different experiences at last weekend's Super Bowl in Minneapolis.
Live From Radio Row With Rich Eisen: 1/31/18
Katie Nolan and her producer Ashley answer a listener's voicemail and then are joined by Rich Eisen from the aptly named "The Rich Eisen Show" to discuss the Super Bowl, the radio row experience, which reality show he could win if he competed today and more (4:16). Later, Ryan Clark confirms one of Katie's hot takes regarding Mike Tomlin (40:25) and Katie & Ashley place a bet on the Super Bowl (44:40).
Which Super Bowl Halftime Show is the GOAT?: 1/24/18
Katie Nolan enlists her producers, Ashley and Dopp, to talk about the Championship round games, why losing is harder when you're not used to it (3:20-7:25) and what Eagles fans should feel if Nick Foles, rather than Carson Wentz, wins the Super Bowl (7:25-12:50). Plus, Katie has a Justin "Timbertake" (15:15-20:00) and they go through every Super Bowl halftime show since 2000 and eliminate them one-by-one until they're left with the greatest halftime show in recent memory (20:00-1:22:00).
Shea Serrano: 1/17/18
Before being joined by Shea Serrano, Katie enlists producer Ashley to help her unpack all the random thoughts she had while watching last weekend's NFL Divisional Round games (3:00) before looking forward to this weekend's Conference Championships (33:00). Then Shea and Katie discuss the craziness that was Rockets-Clippers (45:15) and the incredible donations the FOH Army has made around the globe (52:15). Plus, Shea vicariously lives through the hate in Katie's Twitter mentions (1:03:00) and what it feels like to have a personal hero read the book he wrote.
Adam Pally: 1/10/18
Katie and her producers run through this weekend's Divisional Round NFL games before being joined by Adam Pally (12:00) to talk NY sports, if all coaches should wear suits, and is kale really better than regular lettuce?
TBD with Katie Nolan: 12/13/17
In Episode 0, Katie, her producer Ashley, and guest David Jacoby (of ESPN's Jalen & Jacoby) choose a name for the show from a bracket comprised of submissions by friends, coworkers, and people with much better podcasts. Weekly episodes of the show will launch JANUARY 10th.
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