Marty Smith's America The Podcast
NASCAR Is Back: 5/19/20
What up ya'll. NASCAR is back and I discuss what last week was like and going to Darlington on Sunday but sitting outside the track without fans. Plus, I get into my SEC feature on former athletes now working on the frontlines fighting against COVID-19 and The Last Dance finale
What up ya'll. This week I chat with Rece Davis about what it was like working when all the college basketball conference tournaments were canceled and the craziness that is hosting GameDay. Plus, #DearSports and what it will be like when NASCAR returns this Sunday without any fans.
It's Gotta Be The Shoes: 5/4/20
What up ya'll. This week it's all about The Last Dance as I chat with Craig Ehlo about MJ's shot over him and why he doesn't mind talking about it and his reaction to the comments made by Ron Harper. Then, Derek Anderson joins me to talk about being one of the first five players to sign with Air Jordan and he gives his top five Air Jordan shoes. Plus, I give my Mount Rushmore of Jordan shoes and I have a surprise for Travis.
TJ Watt: 4/27/20
What up y'all. Pittsburgh Steelers All-Pro TJ Watt joins me this week to discuss what life is like at the Watt Compound under quarantine life. Plus, advice his dad gave him that he still uses to this day and what it's like being JJ Watt's little brother. I also get into The Last Dance and the newest addition to the Smith household.
Ole Miss Head Coach Lane Kiffin: 4/22/20
What up y'all. Lane Kiffin joins me and you will see him in a different light. Not only does he talk about Tua & Jalen, but also why he was the happiest at Tennessee. Why Saban is the best college football coach and Pete Carroll is the smartest coach he's been around. And, what if Reggie Bush went to Notre Dame
Rockets Owner Tilman Fertitta: 4/18/20
What up y'all? Houston Rockets owner Tilman Fertitta joins me to discuss how painful it was to furlough more than 40 thousand employees, playing NBA games without & what a championship would mean to him and more. Plus, I talk about trying to get Michael Jordan's autograph as a kid and being a complete fanboy when I met him a few years ago.
American Filmmaker Ken Burns: 4/13/20
What up y'all? This week I'm joined by documentarian Ken Burns as he discusses how at an early age he knew he wanted to be a filmmaker, what the process is like when making a documentary and more. Plus, we chat about his 8-part series on the history of country music
Cleveland's Myles Garrett: 4/6/20
What up y'all? This week I chat with Cleveland Browns DE Myles Garrett about how he is spending his time at home during this pandemic, the new CBA and playing with guys like OBJ and Baker. Plus, I talk about being in a virtual beer pong tournament and taking my son driving for the first time
Mamba Mentality with Gerald McCoy: 3/30/20
What up y'all? This week I'm joined by Dallas Cowboys' defensive lineman Gerald McCoy. We chat about why he signed with the Cowboys, who his top five quarterbacks of all time are, ranking MJ, Kobe & LeBron, what Kobe meant to him and his thoughts on Jameis Winston & Cam Newton.
That Ain't My Truck: 3/24/20
What up y'all? This week country music singer/songwriter Rhett Akins joins me as he talks about some of his hits, moving to Nashville, playing football at Georgia and now watching his son sellout arenas. Plus, Travis and I catch up on what the last week has been like working at home.
King of Country: 3/8/20
What up y'all? This week I discussed George Strait's amazing catalog of hits and what is his best song. But, I couldn't do this alone so I made some calls. You will hear from Chipper Jones, Phil Vassar, Wright Thompson, Randy Scott, Will Cain, Ryan McGee, Kash Daniel & Barry Odom among others as they give their favorite Strait song and why.
The Power of Sports: 3/1/20
What up y'all? Matt Barrie joins me this week to discuss the power of high school sports, overcoming Bell's Palsy and how he got to ESPN. Plus, we talk about having fun at The Masters.
The Cowboy In Me: 2/23/20
What up y'all? I discuss meeting former LSU head coach Dale Brown and the letter he sent Shaq that he shared with me. Then, I get into music and what songs would be my biography.
Jimmie Johnson: 2/17/20
What up y'all? Seven time NASCAR Champion Jimmie Johnson joins me to discuss his retirement, insecurities, chasing his 8th title and more.
Beers & Baseball: 2/10/20
What up y'all? Two-time World Series champion Kevin Youkilis joins me this week. We chat about the Red Sox running out of beer in 2004 after winning the World Series, the unwritten rules of sign stealing and what it is like being Tom Brady's brother-in-law.
Man In The Mirror: 1/31/20
What up y'all? Panthers' Cam Newton joins me this week to chat about his future in Carolina, his conversation with new head coach Matt Rhule, what he learned while injured and more
Ramblin Man: 1/24/20
What up y'all? This week Travis and I go on a tangent about Mikey C's smoking, Phil Vassar, the power of music, targeting, coach Calipari and more
It's Okay To Not Be Okay: 1/16/20
What up y'all? Former UK Linebacker Kash Daniel joins me and talk the incident he had with Kyle Trask and how he dealt with it afterwards. Plus, what he dealt with off the field that made his senior season so tough and the depression he's been dealing with since he was a kid
What up y'all? McGee joined me this week to chat about Tua Tagovailoa going pro, Deshaun Watson's performance on Saturday, Dick Trickle, Randy Moss, Hillbilly Headlines & more
Episode Willie Gault: 12/17/19
What up y'all? McGee is back with me as we talk about Willie Gault, Mike Quick, Wham, The Power Station, McGee as a DJ, my accent, Hall & Oates, Mustaches, Was (Not Was), OJ Simpson being in the same state as his Heisman, McGee getting a parking ticket, Marty & McGee After Dark, Bojangles, Joe Burrow, Justin Fields & More
Solving The World's Problems: 12/11/19
What up y'all? This week I'm joined by my brother Ryan McGee and we talk about Joe Burrow, Jalen Hurts, Justin Fields, Sean Payton at Whole Foods, Sam Pittman calling the hogs, Myrtle Beach Bowl, Dolly Parton's Pirate Show, 9 finger bandit, Cheez-Its, favorite snacks and Peloton
Faces In The Crowd: 12/3/19
What up y'all? This week I'm joined by Alabama legend and 2005 NFL MVP Shaun Alexander as we talk about his career on and off the field. Plus, Travis had the plague and we chat about Justin Fields and Joe Burreaux
The Next Last American Hero: 11/20/19
What up y'all? This week I'm joined by arguably the greatest bullrider ever, J.B Mauney as we chat about his career that's had massive success and a laundry list of injuries. Then, a video went viral the other week with me and reporter Jack Patterson and I finally got to chat with him about this and what we can learn from this (44:00).
All American: 11/11/19
National Champion. Bronze Star Recipient. Father of Digital Art & Computer Animation. That is what this week's guest, Charles Csuri has accomplished in his life and I had the pleasure of sitting down and talking to him about all this in what was one of the most fulfilling things I've done in my career and hope you enjoy it
Tomorrow's Team: 11/8/19
What up y'all? I've been to Baton Rouge, Orlando, Columbus, back to Baton Rouge and now in Tuscaloosa. I've been covering LSU all week but went to Orlando to give a 4 year scholarship to one student from the proceeds of my book. Then went to Columbus to do a piece on a WW2 hero in what has been one of the most fulfilling weeks of my life. And now I'm in T-Town for the Game of the Century 2.0
We Interrupt This Season: 11/6/19
Ivan Maisel tells the story of two college football teams who found themselves marooned on Oahu on December 7, 1941, the day the Japanese attacked Pearl Harbor.
I'm Gonna Be Somebody: 10/28/19
What up y'all? I went down to the Grand Ole Opry to interview country music icon Travis Tritt and it filled up my tank and hope you enjoy it.
Old No. 7: 10/21/19
What up y'all? This week I chat with Jack Daniel's Master Distiller, Jeff Arnett. Plus I talk about Stark Vegas, Tailgating, Joe Moorhead, SEC West, Big Ten East, Darth Vader, Cowbells, TSA, Ice Cubs, Candles, Diffusing Oils and more
Another Marty Tangent: 10/16/19
What up y'all? This week we get into Georgia's big loss and meeting Goldberg, the statement made by LSU and other college football storylines. Plus, I had to be good on Friday night but got after it on Saturday. And we talk Stagecoach and Travis has some homework to do
Old Me & Captain Corona: 10/8/19
What up y'all. My boy McGee and I chat about being at the same renaissance festival, except we had no idea. Plus, once again I injured by myself and McGee thinks my age is catching up to me. And, Travis was in heaven this weekend.
Victory Lane: 10/2/19
What up y'all. McGee joins the show to chat about our crazy weekend. Which started with SEC Nation, talking about Justin Bieber haircuts and our exit strategy. Then we went to the Roval 400 with the ESPY Auction Winners and had a few pops as they watched their favorite driver win the race and then got to meet him
Should've Been A Cowboy: 9/25/19
What up y'all? This week I decided to have a brew master on to talk about one of my favorite things...canned beer. Plus, why I wont be joining the rodeo any time soon
The Best of the Best: 9/17/19
What up y'all? This week I chat about hanging out with the Green Berets and the impact it had on me. Plus, I talk cold brew coffee, beer and country music
Bloody Marys, Pizza & SEC Nation: 9/10/19
What up y'all? This week we chat about Bloody Marys, pizza, my debut hosting SEC and the good and bad from week 2. Plus, well done by Tennessee fans helping out a kid.
Stitches, Goat Yoga & Football: 9/5/19
OU assistant coach Shane Beamer joins the show to explain why he needed stitches during their game against Houston. Plus, I chat about doing goat yoga on SEC Nation.
Open Bar: 8/27/19
This week I chat about wedding receptions, open bars and DJ's. Plus, Florida had an ugly game against Miami but they won and you'll hear my full sit down with Feleipe Franks.
College Football Is Back: 8/20/19
College Football is here and I talk about my trip to UF where I interviewed Feleipe Franks. Plus, I chat about the show Jalen Hurts is going to put on in the Big 12
40 Hour Week: 8/13/19
I chat about WVU's football team visiting a coal mine and the impact that has on the players and the entire state. Plus, Ryan McGee & I chatted with some SEC players.
Sports, Family & The American Soul: 8/7/19
My book Never Settle is out and I chat about a few things from it. Plus, what I learned while visiting Clemson last weekend and what team you should not sleep on
Late Nights & Longnecks: 7/29/19
Country Singer/Songwriter Justin Moore chats about why his new album is the most authentic album he's put out and why it speaks to who he is.
Position U: 7/24/19
Who is the real DB U? College football is almost here and Travis and I chat about which schools produce the most talent at each position.
Cooter Strikes Back: 7/15/19
What up y'all. This week me and my boy Ryan McGee chat about the power of sports after a tragedy. Plus, I need to get a motorized suitcase
Stitches, Saran Wrap & Shenanigans: 7/8/19
What up y'all. This week I chat with my boy Ryan McGee and explain how I inured my foot at the liquor store. And we also talk how dangerous Saran Wrap can be.
Hot Dogs & Cold Beer: 7/1/19
What up y'all. This week i chat about signing a liquor waiver and what i like on my hot dog. Plus, professional eater Megabyte Ronnie joins the show
Going Vegan: 6/24/19
What up y'all? This week I chat with Gerald McCoy about how going vegan helped save his career. Plus, I went crowd surfing in New Orleans and Travis found his favorite beer
The Spirit of New Orleans: 6/18/19
What up y'all. This week I chat about my trip all over the south that included noodling, crawfish boil and beer. Plus, a friendly PSA from Travis
Kathy Ireland, Wonder Woman & Hillbilly Headlines: 6/13/19
What up y'all? This week thanks to a crazy schedule you are going to get a taste of Marty & McGee as we chat about famous people doing normal stuff and Hillbilly Headlines
The GOAT: 6/4/19
What up y'all? This week I talk to Nancy Lieberman about playing at Rucker Park and getting a call from Ice Cube. Plus, we get into her lifelong friendship with Muhammad Ali
Youre Looking Live: 5/27/19
What up yall. This week I chat with Brent Musburger about drinking with Harry Carey, gambling and his famous Hail Flutie call. Plus, what QB would be the best drinker
What up y'all? This week I chat with country star Lee Roy Parnell about expecting to make it in Nashville and hanging out with Willie & Merle. Plus, story time with Travis
Never Settle: 5/13/19
What up y'all? This week I chat with Greg Oden about the ups and downs during his NBA career and what his post NBA career goal is. And, the Hillbilly Hotline is back.
After Further Review: 5/6/19
What up y'all? This week I talk about my weekend at the Kentucky Derby and the historical outcome after the race. Plus, I defend the Shipping Container on the Le Batard Show
Jack Daniels & Jesus: 4/29/19
What up y'all? This week I chat with my boy Chase Rice about his rise in Nashville, playing football at UNC & being on Survivor. Plus, roller skating, mint juleps & more
The Greatest Comeback: Tiger Woods Wins The Masters: 4/22/19
What up y'all? This week Travis, Michael Collins and myself chat about being at The Masters. Plus, we talk food and a NFL QB does the best Tiger impression.
Patrick Dempsey: From fake doctor to real race car driver: 4/7/19
What up y'all? This week i chat with Patrick Dempsey aka Dr. McDreamy about his new film Hurley, his racing career & a little Grey's Anatomy. Plus, a PSA on sun screen.
The Mad Hatter: 4/1/19
What up y'all? We all know how funny Les Miles is, but in this interview you will see a different side of him. Plus, we have an announcement coming
The Madness Is Here: 3/25/19
What up y'all, this week I talk about my NCAA Tournament Marathon and you'll hear my interviews with Ja Morant & John Calipari. Plus, I head to Tobacco Road
A Falafel, Red Panda & Delayed Flights: 3/18/19
What up y'all, I've been all over the country so we don't have a guest this week. Instead I talk about Zion, Red Panda, bad food decisions and more. Check it out
Good God Almighty: 3/4/19
What up y'all...this week I'm joined by hall of fame wrestling announcer Jim Ross as we talk about partying with Ric Flair, the XFL and other crazy stories.
Champion My Idiocy : 2/26/19
Y'all better buckle up for this one. First we talk to my guy Mudflap who went on the Price is Right with a mullet and won. Then Pat McAfee on Natty Light, WVU & wrestling
Long Live the Mullet: 2/18/19
What up y'all. Today i talk about the greatness that is the mullet. Plus, I chat with Nate Boyer about how he became a Green Beret and then walked on at Texas for Mack Brown.
Von's Vision: 2/5/19
What up y'all this week i chat with Von Miller about his foundation, Peyton Manning & Tebow. Plus, we talk food etiquette and bringing Taco Bell to a party
Brandt Snedeker: Hardcore Commodore : 1/28/19
Y'all are going to like what Brandt Snedeker has to say, including how he streams football games while on the course. Plus, my boy McGee joins me to talk Smokey & the Bandit
Warrior In The Arena : 1/21/19
What up y'all, this might be the best interview yet as Hines Ward talks about Antonio Brown, concussions, the HOF & his triathlon. Plus, i need everyone's help
It Just Means More: 1/14/19
What up y'all? This week I'm joined by SEC Commissioner Greg Sankey and we talk about CFP expansion and paying players. Plus, Greg talks about his first day in office
Ryan Leaf: I'm Thankful for 32 Months in Prison: 12/17/18
What up y'all, this week i chat with Ryan Leaf about struggles with addiction and depression and why going to prison was the best thing to happen to him
Tucker Beathard: Nobody's Everything: 12/10/18
What up y'all, I had my boy Tucker Beathard join me this week as we talked about his music career, having a brother in the NFL to go along with a famous dad & grandpa
Jerry Stackhouse & The Marty Party Went to Columbus: 11/27/18
What up y'all, check out my interview with Jerry Stackhouse about his playing & coaching career. Plus, I talk to some people who helped make The Game on Saturday crazy.
Chasing Legacies: 11/12/18
What up y'all...we called in a big dog this week. Joining me is NASCAR Driver Chase Elliott. We talk about growing up in the sport and following in his dad's footsteps
Huggy Bear: 11/7/18
What up y'all, I've got a good one for you as I talk to my guy Bob Huggins. We chat about life in West Virginia and what it means to coach there. Plus, drinking in the CFL
A Hall of Fame Conversation with Chipper Jones: 10/30/18
What up y'all, I got a good one this week as I talk with Chipper Jones about hunting, flash bangs and how he broke his hand. Plus, I talk can beer with my boy Travis
A MVP Conversation with KD & Breanna Stewart: 10/22/18
What up y'all, I went out to Seattle and talked with KD & Breanna Stewart and you're going to see them like you've never seen them. Plus, tweet me pics of your J's
Beer, Country Music & Sports: 10/15/18
Y'all thought my career path was crazy, just wait till you hear about my guy Jason Fitz and how he got to ESPN. Plus I love can beer and want to see who else does too
All Day with Adrian Peterson: 10/8/18
What up y'all. I'm under the weather but we've got a good one for you. My guy Adrian Peterson talks about why he runs the way he does and how he almost quit playing football.
The Head Ball Coach: 10/2/18
What up y'all, this week i got to chat with one of the greatest to roam the sidelines, Steve Spurrier. It's a good one. Plus I talk about my trip to State College
Beer Money & Joe Knows Football: 9/24/18
Y'all are going to love this week's podcast as my buddy Kip Moore joined me to talk about doing whatever it took to make it. Plus, don't sleep on my boy Joe Burrow
Chad Johnson: I was never covered: 9/18/18
What's up y'all, you're going to like my conversation with Chad Johnson, aka Ochocinco talking about life and football. Plus, be careful with little kids going to the restroom
The Return of Deshaun Watson: 9/10/18
Marty sits down with Houston Texan's QB Deshaun Watson to talk about tearing his ACL and his road to recovery. Plus, a fractured shoulder on the Hillbilly Hotline.
Jake Peavy: I need a miracle every day: 9/3/18
After chatting with Jake Peavy about losing 20 million dollars, Marty gets an update on the Hillbilly Hotline from Justin about his drunken night with Jack Daniels
These Are My People: 8/27/18
Marty chats with Auburn QB Jarrett Stidham about having to watch the national title game at home, why he chose Auburn and proposing to his girlfriend. Plus, hillbilly hotline
Talkin Season: 8/20/18
Marty & McGee talk with Barry Odom, Kirby Smart & Dan Mullen about tackling trees, hold my beer stories and biscuits or cornbread. Plus, the guys are sick
Roll Tide / War Eagle: 8/13/18
Marty along with his co-host Ryan McGee chat with Nick Saban & Gus Malzahn about what it's like being a head coach in the SEC. Plus, we talk colbeer
Run Freely: 8/6/18
Marty chats with Kenny Mayne about how his tryout with the Seahawks, almost having his ankle amputated and creating his foundation, runfreely.org. Plus we remember Tom Higgins
Maurice the Beast: 7/30/18
Marty talks with former OSU star RB Maurice Clarett about how he went from national champion to in prison and how he's changed his life since then. Plus, Hillbillyisms
Hillbilly Deluxe: 7/23/18
Marty talks with Ronnie Dunn from Brooks & Dunn about why they broke up, the impact of their songs and the state of country music. Plus, Marty had a minor issue on a jet ski
Catchin' Deers: 7/16/18
Marty talks with former NHL star Mike Fisher about his love for hockey and the outdoors and what it's like being married to Carrie Underwood. Plus, making Nick Saban laugh
Will to Win: 7/9/18
Marty chats with WVU QB and Heisman hopeful Will Grier about staying at WVU for another year, learning from what happened at UF and his family. Plus, how long should jorts be?
Marty chats with Scott Van Pelt about fatherhood, his career and how a golfer named Tiger Woods helped him get to where he is. Plus, one story on refusing to ever give up.
Welcome to Tallahassee: 6/25/18
Marty chats with FSU's Willie Taggart about why he couldn't pass up leaving Oregon for FSU and why he want's Bobby Bowden looking over his shoulder. Plus, more redneck sayings
The Lane Train: 6/17/18
Marty chats with FAU head coach Lane Kiffin about his use of Twitter, working for Nick Saban & being asked to wear a bullet proof vest. Plus, Marty talks mullets.
Fore Please...Next Up 2017 US Open Champion: 6/11/18
Marty chats with 2017 US Open Champion Brooks Koepka about how he feels about the state of his game & why he won't be around his family at the majors. Plus, Matt Barrie
Nowhere Virginia to the American Dream: 6/4/18
Marty chats with Phil Vassar about how he moved to Nashville with $300 dollars and turned it into 10 number 1 hits, how country music has changed & what was his greatest hit.
Heisman Trophy to NBA : 5/28/18
Marty Smith chats with Charlie Ward about winning the Heisman and playing in the NBA. Plus, Danny Kanell on how great of an athlete Ward was and Hillbillyisms
Dust on the Bottle: 5/21/18
Marty chats with country superstar David Lee Murphy about how Dust on the Bottle came to be. Plus, tequila, Eric Church & George Strait in the Marty Party.
It's a Cane Thing: 5/14/18
Marty chats with documentary film director Billy Corben about the crazy people in Florida & his 30 for 30 documentaries. Plus, Sheriff Chitwood and a naked man making a threat
Si or No: 5/7/18
Marty chats with Dan Le Batard about his parents being exiles from Cuba and what makes his show work. And, Marty was in France with the Michigan Wolverines and at the Derby
Uncle Rico: 4/30/18
Marty talks with Jon Gries, aka Uncle Rico from Napoleon Dynamite about how he got the role in the film and what it was like shooting it. Plus, Ryan McGee stops by.
Who is Baker Mayfield: 4/23/18
Marty talks with Heisman trophy winner and draft prospect Baker Mayfield about the highs and lows of his career. Plus, Ryan McGee joined Marty to chat about Mayfield.
Marathon Monday: 4/16/18
Marty chats with former NBA great and Memphis Tigers head coach Penny Hardaway (1:33). Plus, Marty talks about running in the Boston Marathon a year after the bombings (37:40)
CTE, Drugs & The Hall of Fame: 4/9/18
Marty talks with Niall Horan at Augusta about his love for golf (1:55) before Jason Day stops by to chat (13:00). Plus Warren Sapp opens up on CTE and Marijuana (23:30).
Sunday Red: 4/2/18
Marty chats with Tiger Woods about his rehab (18:15), what allowed him to win 14 majors (28:30) and the love for his dad (30:00). Plus, Rory McIlroy on the Masters (43:20).
How The Marty Party Came to Life: 3/26/18
Marty chats with SC's Matt Barrie about how "Marty Party" was coined and Jalen Rose (10:44) about the Fab 5 and when his relationship with Chris Webber really ended (21:30)
Dirt Road Anthem: 3/19/18
In the debut of Marty Smith's America The Podcast, Marty chats with friend and co-host of Marty & McGee, Ryan McGee, sits down with country superstar Jason Aldean to talk about his kids, his love for the outdoors and whether he is over Georgia losing the National Title game (28:30). Plus, we hear from a loyal caller from Marty & McGee as Leighton talks about the rodeo (43:30).
Marty Smith's America The Podcast: 3/15/18
In Episode 0, Marty Smith previews what to expect on his new podcast Marty Smith's America. He talks about his first guest, Country music star Jason Aldean and highlights some of the people he's talked to in the past like soccer super star Cristiano Ronaldo. Episode 1 debuts March 19.
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