Scott Van Pelt, the popular SportsCenter anchor and former ESPN Radio host will present a weekly show that will include long-form interviews, commentary and expanded takes on his "One Big Thing" segment on SportsCenter. SVP will take deep dives with guests and topics in an entertaining way that only he can. Stanford Steve, host of Stanford Steve & the Bear podcast and a producer on SVP's SportsCenter, will be involved, as always.
Hows Your Inbox?: 5/17/22
Scott Van Pelt and Stanford Steve play a road game from the PGA Championship at Southern Hills Country Club in Tulsa, Okla. The guys discuss the tournament, why Steve think itd be impossible to lose a ball on the course, Scott predicting hell consume double-digit Diet Cokes on Thursday, meeting Internet friends, the city of Tulsa, the price of beer at the tournament, Scotts message for casinos across America and a weekend full of game sevens. Plus, a new twist on What I Hate, and their PGA picks.
Scott Van Pelt and Stanford Steve discuss if they could land a plane, the time Scott thought he may have to jump into the cockpit, who should be allowed to sit in the exit row, if Scott is officially retiring from playing golf, home court advantage in the NBA playoffs, if theyd take the Avalanche or the field in the NHL playoffs, Scotts trip to the Capitals game with his kids, if bars of soap dont last as long as they used to, and the guys trip to Tulsa for the PGA Championship next week.
"To Otis": 5/2/22
Scott Van Pelt and Stanford Steve discuss Scotts difficult week with the passing of his beloved dog Otis, the outpouring of support and one last spin in a golf cart. Then the guys get into the NHL playoffs and the athletic genius of hockey players, Memphis Grindhouse mentality living on in a new group of players, Steve watching a lot of the NFL Draft while parenting solo over the weekend, the Mets Optimism Meter reaching new highs, and beef jerky.
Carpet on The Tarmac: 4/26/22
Its been a while since Scott Van Pelt and Stanford Steve chatted. They start by recounting Steves Final Four experience and his new friendship with Bill Self. Then they discuss the Nets mess, the kind of friend Kyrie Irving desperately needs, Giannis vs. Bostons defense, if theyd max out Irving or James Harden, why Scott wants Sauce Gardner on his team and Steves optimism meter with the Mets.
Grave Tactical Error: 4/13/22
Scott is back from Augusta National, talking about his week and reflecting on the 25 years hes been covering the Masters. Scott discusses his gratitude for attending the tournament since 1997, the advice Chris Berman offered him on the second nine, his off-menu order at the grill, unintentional free lunches, seeing friends and a run in with an astronaut.
Peculiar Places: 4/5/22
Scott Van Pelt hops on the mic from Augusta, sharing his thoughts on North Carolina showing Mike Krzyzewski the door in the Final Four and Kansas toppling the Tar Heels in the championship. Then, Andy North stops by to discuss Tiger Woods plans to play in the Masters, the conditions and intricacies of Augusta National, why the list of potential winners is always short, Scott chasing J. J. Spaun and Andys memories of playing in the Masters.
Freckly As A&: 3/28/22
Scott Van Pelt and Stanford Steve discuss the state of Scotts skin after soaking up some sun on vacation, an epic game between Duke and Texas Tech, North Carolina hiding in plain sight, the high stakes of Blue Devils-Tar Heels in the Final Four, Steve being the only guy rooting against St. Peters at the bar, Scott heading to Augusta National, and if Scottie Scheffler is going to be the favorite at the Masters.
Let Themselves Baste: 3/15/22
Scott Van Pelt and Stanford Steve take a look at each region of the bracket, sharing which games they want to see, which double-digit seeds they think advance and which teams are on Steves list to win it all. Plus, What I Hate, the Big Ten and Mountain West need good showings, and the most fun thing about the NCAA Tournament.
My Family Abandoned Me: 3/7/22
Scott Van Pelt and Stanford Steve discuss a win for the Icebergs, 100 ` F, Scotts trip to Durham, sitting in front of Jerry Seinfeld and Adam Silver, another handshake line conversation, which team theyd bet a toe on to win its conference tournament, where fans will now channel their Coach K hate, if a fast 40-yard dash time is like a good SAT score, Calvin Ridleys year suspension for betting on NFL games, and the Lakers playoff plight. Plus, Scott nearly starves.
Scott Van Pelt and Stanford Steve predict of chaos for conference tournament week, talk about why its dumb to hold close wins against teams, discuss Scott's role in 20th anniversary celebrations for the Terrapin hoops national championship team and share how they feel about MLBs labor strife Later, Scott accepts a last minute offer to go to Cameron Indoor.
1, 2, 3, Icebreakers!: 2/22/22
Scott Van Pelt and Stanford Steve discuss Steve watching his daughters rec basketball team, Scotts pitch for an American Idol-style dunk contest, and if drafting Bronny James to get LeBron would be worthwhile. Then, The Athletics Brendan Quinn stops by to discuss all of the layers to the Juwan Howard situation, how many teams he thinks can win the title, if the Big Tens individual talent will lead to postseason success, Kansas, and Marylands next coach. Later, Steve has an important question for Scott.
Shirts Off For Pars: 2/14/22
Scott Van Pelt and Stanford Steve discuss their 24 hours in Los Angeles and why professionals leave the Super Bowl city on Saturday, the Super Bowl feeling disjointed but still exciting, Aaron Donald being the real MVP, and the halftime show. Then, the guys talk to golfer Harry Higgs about how he and Joel Dahmen ended up flashing the crowd on the 16th hole at the WM Phoenix Open, why it was a good moment for the PGA Tour, the general craziness of the WM, and how he missed Keith Mitchells bachelor party.
Lumber Conference: 2/7/22
Scott Van Pelt and Stanford Steve discuss Steves trip to Las Vegas to cover the NHL All-Star Game, Scott taking the kids skiing, Steves canceled flight and epic heater, if the Super Bowl be a one-score game in the fourth quarter, running into Hunter Renfrow, making up a backstory for strangers and how many points they think the winning team scores in the Super Bowl.
Bubble Gum, a Frisbee and Old Ham: 1/31/22
Scott Van Pelt and Stanford Steve begin the show not with football, but with Scotts rekindled love for Bit-O-Honey after finding some in the office. Then, the guys discuss the Bengals and Rams heading to the Super Bowl, what went right for Cincinnati in Arrow Head, the slow creep of the tide coming in on the Chiefs, Jimmy Garoppolos level of culpability in the loss to Los Angeles, Matt Stafford coming up big on third downs, and Tom Bradys future. Later, they ponder how many college basketball teams could win the national championship, Scotts confused and Steve hates something.
A Play: 1/24/22
Scott Van Pelt and Stanford Steve join in with the rest of the podcast world and reflect on an exciting week in the NFL divisional round. The guys discuss 49 yard field goals now being layups, the Bengals taking down a No. 1 see and feeling ahead of schedule, the Packers continued playoff failures, their excitement for Matthew Stafford, Cooper Kupps For the Love of the Game route, the Bills having the guy to give them a chance against the Chiefs in the future and where they stand on the playoff overtime rules. Later, Scott shares what he hates.
Competitive Arrogance : 1/18/22
Scott Van Pelt and Stanford Steve recap last week's wild card weekend matchups and share their predictions heading into the next round of the playoffs. Then, they take a stroll down memory lane by sharing stories of Scott's Vegas shenanigans during the "turn of the century Hard Rock" era. Next, the duo explains what they hate this week. To end on a positive note, they share Scott Van Pelts exciting news of being named Co-National Sportscaster of the Year by NSMA Sports Media.
Listen to Your Body: 1/12/22
Scott Van Pelt and Stanford Steve discuss Scotts ride to the hospital on Monday afternoon with an elevated heart rate, how the whole episode started, the show of force from the EMS, hitting the reset button on his heart and the doctors diagnosis of what happened. Later, they get into Steves weekend in Indianapolis for the national championship, the end of Chargers-Raiders, what Scott hates, trying to find the wild-card weekend blow out and Steve meeting Andrew Luck.
Scott Van Pelt and Stanford Steve discuss the snow storm that hit the DMV, throwing their lives into chaos. Trees are broken, the trash truck hasnt shown up and the kids are still home from school. Later, the guys discuss whos going to win the national championship, the Ravens regrets, if anyone views the Titans as the No. 1 seed and the biggest threat to the Packers in the NFC. Plus, a quick round of What I Hate.
One of One: 12/29/21
Scott Van Pelt and Stanford Steve discuss Scotts wrapping paper preferences, their memories of John Madden, what would legitimately surprise them in the College Football Playoff semifinals, if the Chiefs are as good as they seem and whos a threat to Green Bay in the NFC. Plus, what Steve hates about his birthday.
Out of Sorts: 12/22/21
Scott Van Pelt and Stanford Steve discuss making fake phone calls to Santa, their kids wandering around during dinner, COVID-19 refusing to go away, fantasy football lineups being decimated in the middle of the playoffs, believing in the magic of Christmas, Steves bowl experiences at Stanford and more on their holiday album plans.
Advice from Jack: 12/13/21
Scott Van Pelt and Stanford Steve discuss Scotts CVS receipt-sized to-do list, Steves first Army-Navy experience, the best teams in the NFC and AFC, Urban Meyer overshadowing Trevor Lawrences lost season in Jacksonville, and the short list of college coaches breaking through in the pros. Plus, What I Hate, a disagreement over cheese, a questionable soul patch, and candy canes or candy corn.
Inside of a Bundt Cake: 12/7/21
Scott Van Pelt and Stanford Steve discuss discuss Scotts daunting holiday to-do list, the weather dictating terms between Buffalo and New England, Scotts on-air hamstring cramp, if Dave Arranda is plugged in, Steves thoughts on Michigan and Cincinnati in the College Football Playoff, Miami chasing past glory, and Mark Turgeon leaving Maryland. Later, What I Hate, Scott wants to record a Christmas album and Tim Kurkjian is headed to the Baseball Hall of Fame.
Americas collective adoration of the underdog means that people love to hate Tom Brady. In the world of sports, hatred is inevitable, so why are haters always gonna hate? And in the context of sports, could hate be a positive thing? What might it take to change one fans mind? Featuring: 12-year-old viral Brady-hater Ace Davis, Asst. Prof. of Psychology at Univ. of Central Arkansas Marc Sestir, and Chad Neidt, the Broncos fan who wrote the FU Tom Brady song. Thanks to Chad Neidt, Brandon Perna & ThatsGoodSports, 12:05 AM Productions, LLC / Jimmy Kimmel Live! and Lex 18 News for the clips used in this episode.
It Made Me Tingle: 11/29/21
SVP and Stanford Steve discuss Scott putting his Christmas lights up, Lincoln Riley leaving Oklahoma for USC, Michigan running it down Ohio States throat, Alabama wearing the underdog label and if Coach K has ever had a guy like Paolo Banchero. Plus, What I Hate, What I Love and which Christmas songs they immediately turn off.
No Choppers to Piscataway: 11/22/21
SVP and Stanford Steve discuss Steve missing the Naugatuck-Ansonia high school football rivalry on Thanksgiving this year, the Titans bizarre resume, where they are on the Patriots, if they favor Ohio States offense or Georgias defense, and if theyll watch more of Saints-Bills or the Egg Bowl on Thursday night. Plus, whats on their perfect Thanksgiving plates, What I Hate and Steve poses an important life question to SVP.
The Mean Gene Screen... And GO! : 11/16/21
SVP and Stanford Steve dive into the mess that is CFB. They debate which CFB head coaches will keep their jobs and which coaches are on the hot seat. After that, which NFL teams are good? Based on Week 10's slate of games the guys think it's hard to tell. Then, SVP rants about classic fast food orders after Steve tells us what he hates about college sports fans.
Thigh to Ankle: 11/8/21
SVP and Stanford Steve discuss a Sunday of Carnage in the NFL, Tennessee and Arizona as the best teams in their respective conferences, whether Dallas or Buffalo took a worse loss, and fans not living in reality when it comes to hiring and firing college coaches. Later, What I Hate featuring youth soccer coaches, burritos and tight sheets. And finally, SVPs feelings on college basketball in November.
Simple Exchange: 11/1/21
SVP and Stanford Steve lead off the podcast talking about Halloween with their kids, what SVP hates about Halloween and what Stanford Steve nailed about this years holiday. Then, they discuss which teams are atop the AFC and NFC, the Rams trading for Von Miller, how they learned about what lobbyists do, Stanford Steve preemptively hating the College Football Playoff rankings, and what you should say to an Astros fan about their team cheating.
Leading the World in Pumpkins: 10/25/21
SVP and Stanford Steve discuss the "ya, buts" lingering around the Cardinals, Steve's weekend in Vegas, the Bengals surprising the league, if there's still a path to the playoffs for the Chiefs, why SVP fears the Cincinnati Bearcats will be edged out of the College Football Playoff and if their excitement for the World Series is an isolated feeling, Plus, What I Hate, how long a dinner out should be, SVP's kids carve their first pumpkins, what you shouldn't dress up as for Halloween, Squid Game and playing football in the rain with gloves.
30 Minutes with Alex Toussaint: 10/18/21
SVP usually spends 30 minutes riding with Alex Toussaint on his Peloton. This time it's Alex spending 30 minutes with SVP talking about everything on and off the bike.
What I Love: 10/12/21
SVP and Stanford Steve discuss the Raiders firing Jon Gruden, why it shows who Gruden really is, the leaked Gruden emails coming from the investigation into the Redskins, the Oklahoma quarterback situation, why Texas A&M cant get too caught up in the hype after beating Alabama, Steves mental state after a rough start to his gambling weekend, Justin Herbert making a lot of people look dumb and Buffalo giving the Kansas City the beatdown. Plus, What I Hate and a new segment.
Comin In Hot: 10/4/21
SVP and Stanford Steve discuss the Maryland/Iowa game. Who will make the CFP this year and the Big Ten is going to be fun to watch. Scott talks about making Ramen Noodles with no sauce. What is more stressful&MLB or NHL Playoffs? What I Hate and are dinosaurs real?
Let Us In!: 9/28/21
SVP and Stanford Steve discuss who is the best team in the NFC and AFC. Why Matt Corral is Johnny Manziel 2.0. Maryland has a big game Friday night and SVP wants classes cancelled on Friday. What impact will the Ryder Cup have on how people view Bryson DeChambeau going forward? Plus, two rounds of Heres What I Hate
I'm Wicked Famous: 9/21/21
SVP and Stanford Steve discuss the Ryder Cup, what to expect this weekend and how Brooks and Bryson will handle being on the same team. SVP has a theory on Tom Brady. Biggest threat in the NFC to Tampa Bay. How impressive the Ravens win on Sunday was. Steve has a hot take on the Swamp vs. Happy Valley. Who is good in college football? Heres What I Hate that includes sports bars. Lastly, will Tiger Woods show up at the Ryder Cup?
USC is the Hard Rock of the 90's: 9/14/21
SVP and Stanford Steve react to Clay Helton being fired and what the future holds for USC. A recap of the NFL including why its a pain to play the Chiefs, Buffalos week 1 struggles, rookie QBs and more. And, Heres What I Hate has SVP telling a fan base to calm down and play some Earth, Wind and Fire
Hammered & Hostile : 9/7/21
SVP and Stanford Steve react to week 1 of the college football season that saw Randy Edsall retiring, McKenzie Miltons comeback upset fans & more. Then, what games in the NFL they have their eyes on for week 1. Finally, Heres What I Hate
The Source : 9/1/21
College football is here and SVP and Stanford Steve preview the season and take a look at some big games in week 1. Whats going on with Bishop Sycamore? Plus, Heres What I Hate that includes crabgrass, emails and picking up your kids from school
Inky Johnson: 8/24/21
Inky Johnson was a star at Tennessee before permanently paralyzing his right arm. After the injury he found a new calling, as a motivational speaker. SVP chats with him about how he found his new purpose, his message and a whole lot more
I Need To Mock: 8/11/21
SVP and Stanford Steve chat about the humidity, mock drafts, tv shows and Heres What I Hate. Plus, Pat Forde joins the guys to chat about the Olympics, what it was like covering his daughter swimming in the Olympics and a whole lot more
Maya Moore: 8/3/21
SVP chats with Maya Moore about stepping away from the game of basketball to fight for Jonathan Irons, who was wrongly convicted. While fighting for Irons freedom, the two fell in love and after he was freed, they got married.
Lie To Your Child (It's Fine): 7/21/21
SVP and Stanford Steve chat about Chick-fil-A, the Bucks winning the NBA Finals, swim life in the DMV & Conference Expansion. Plus, Collin Morikawa joins the podcast to chat about his win at The Open Championship, changes he made to win, drinking out of the Claret Jug & more
Keep Your Poise: 7/12/21
SVP and Stanford Steve chat about Yacht Rock, letting their kids fight in the UFC and dealing with traffic. Plus, NBC Golf Analyst Steve Sands joins the podcast to chat about The Open Championship, the Olympics, pizza and more
Water Park Wednesday: 7/7/21
SVP and Stanford Steve chat about doing things they dont like to make their kids happy. Plus they chat about device time for their kids and making sure everything is charged. Heres what I hate and a bonus, what I like. Oh&and some NBA Finals talk
Pro Charities: 6/30/21
SVP and Stanford Steve chat a little about the NBA Playoffs. Then the two chat about swim meets and how proud they are watching their kids. Plus, Heres What I Hate and Steve needs some help with a few things.
I'm Speaking To The World: 6/22/21
SVP and Stanford Steve are joined by Atlanta Hawks guard Kevin Huerter as they chat about his game 7 performance, the teams playoff run, College Park and more. Plus, a recap of the US Open and Heres What I Hate
Giddy Up: 6/16/21
SVP and Stanford Steve chat about all the injuries going on in the NBA and whats to blame for them. Plus, Heres What I Hate. Lastly, Soly from No Laying Up joins the guys to chat about Bryson v. Brooks, The US Open and more.
Entertainment Tax: 6/9/21
SVP and Stanford Steve chat about MLB's problem with pitchers doctoring baseballs. The impact fans are having on sports, especially in college baseball. A look at the NBA Playoffs and what to expect going forward. Plus, some parenting advice and what color is American cheese. Finally, Stu Feiner joins the podcast to talk about mulch, the Islanders and gambling.
The Brotherhood: 6/2/21
SVP & Stanford Steve chat about Steves trip to Camden Yards with his 3 daughters on Monday. Then, the Clippers are coming alive thanks to SVP, Dame Lillard is on fire and can the Bucks hang with the Nets. Plus, a look at the relationship between the media and athletes. Finally, Scott on the Spot and Heres What I Hate.
Put The Phone Down: 5/26/21
SVP and Stanford Steve chat about the PGA championship, Brooks Koepka vs. Bryson DeChambeau, the embarrassment that is the Clippers and cicadas. Plus, another edition of What I Hate
Cabin John: 5/18/21
SVP is at the PGA Championship and after walking the course, it could be a long weekend for golfers if course conditions stay the way they are. Players like Justin Thomas, Brooks Koepka, Jordan Spieth and others met with the media to discuss the course and you'll hear what they had to say. Plus, it could be tough for SVP this week having to wake up and be on the air at 7am
Love Is The Answer: 5/5/21
SVP & Stanford Steve are joined by ESPNs Brian Windhorst as they discuss the state of the NBA and problems they are facing because of COVID, tanking, resting and much more. Plus, Stanford Steve has some parenting questions for Scott. And, Heres What I Hate.
Thibs Needs A Shape-Up: 4/28/21
SVP & Stanford Steve are joined by rapper, author, chef, Knicks fan & movie star, Action Bronson as they chat about the Knicks, his weight loss and a whole lot more. Plus, SVP & Stanford Steve are happy this week and they talk about the NFL Draft
Take Me To Flavortown: 4/21/21
SVP & Stanford Steve are joined by Todd McShay as they break down the draft. Plus, Heres What I Hate
The Pick Is Kyle Pitts!: 4/15/21
SVP & Stanford Steve are back and chat about the Masters, what to watch now until football starts and Julian Edelman's HOF case. Plus, Here's What I Hate & Scott on the Spot: NFL Draft Edition.
Let's Go: 3/23/21
SVP and Stanford Steve discuss the first two rounds of the Mens NCAA Tournament. The Big Tens awful weekend, Pac 12 making a statement and everything in between. Plus, heres what I hate and Scott on the spot.
Take A Gap Year America: 3/16/21
SVP and Stanford Steve are joined by The Undefeateds Jesse Washington who co-wrote with John Thompson on his autobiography. They chat about Jesse gaining John Thompsons trust, Allen Iverson, Patrick Ewing and much, much more. Plus, SVP and Steve chat about finally getting a NCAA Tournament after losing it last year and they take a look at the bracket. And, Steve has a bone to pick with construction on college campuses.
Remembering March 11, 2020: 3/10/21
March 11, 2020 is the day the sports world stopped. On that night, Scott Van Pelt hosted SportsCenter as the world changed and joining him on this episode are the people who were a part of that night. Adrian Wojnarowski, Royce Young and Malika Andrews all joined SVP that night to report on what was going on in the NBA. Behind the scene was Marco Alfandary (producer) and Joe Iuliano (director) as they helped guide SVP through that historical night. Those five people along with SVP take a look back at a night they will never forget
It's Fair Dinkum: 3/2/21
Fresh off his WGC victory, Collin Morikawa joins SVP and Stanford Steve to talk about his win, playing after Tiger Woods accident, what hes done with his winnings and much more. Plus, Steve thinks Phil Martelli is getting too much air time. Meanwhile, SVP has a beef with traffic cameras
Roundball Rock: 2/23/21
SVP and Stanford Steve are joined by Iowas Luka Garza who leads the country in scoring. Garza chats about what it was like going from D.C to Iowa, playing for Fran McCaffery, returning for his senior season & more. Plus, a new feature that has Steve yelling about Roundball Rock and Scott going off on college basketballs Net Ranking
Big Brave...: 2/17/21
SVP and Stanford Steve are joined by Ohio State head coach Chris Holtmann as they talk about dealing with COVID protocols, how tough the Big Ten is, paying attention to rankings & more. Plus, should teams sit out of the conference tournament, things kids talk about and SVPs daughter running a home gym
There's Only One GOAT: 2/9/21
SVP and Stanford Steve breakdown the Super Bowl as Tom Brady won his 7th Super Bowl but dont talk about GOAT status around Steve. The guys also get into the impressive performance by Tampa Bay and what went wrong with Kansas City. Why Otis the dog needs protection when he goes outside. March Madness is around the corner but the status of conference tournaments is still up in the air. Finally, the guys chat about the weather and SVP has Valentines Day advice.
Jeff Saturday: 2/7/21
SVP and Stanford Steve are joined by Jeff Saturday as he goes down memory lane discussing what it was like to finally beat the Patriots, preparing for the Super Bowl, celebrating with his family & more. Stanford Steve talks about going on a recruiting visit at UNC and his host was none other than Jeff Saturday. Plus, SVP has a Super Bowl story about Chris Berman, Tom Jackson, Mike Tirico and himself.
The Plane Game: 1/27/21
SVP and Stanford Steve discuss the good and bad of being a Bills fan, Super Bowl prop bets and Big 12 vs Big 10 in basketball. Plus, Steve explains the GameStop story
Don't Judge: 1/19/21
SVP and Stanford Steve talk about Bills Mafia, Andy Reids masks, if Aaron Rodgers is in the matrix and more from the NFL playoffs. Plus, Tennessee Volunteer fans need to get a grip on expectations. Finally, Scott on the Spot and Steve tries to fix the PGA, NASCAR and college basketball
Best Team Ever?: 1/13/21
SVP and Stanford Steve discuss Alabamas impressive National Championship and the football factory that Nick Saban has created. Plus, Alabama was clearly the best team but college football has a problem and the system needs to be fixed. And, the guys preview this weekends playoff games that includes talk about squals, why Steve hates the Saints, Buffalo geography & more
How Drunk Are People: 1/5/21
SVP and Stanford Steve discuss the Giants being upset with the Eagles and why they need to calm down and maybe get new uniforms. Plus, the state of Ohio might be drunk and will continue to be drunk with the Browns in the playoffs and OSU in the national championship. The guys also preview the NFL Playoffs and try to draft a daily fantasy team for the playoffs&.it didnt go well
MARCH 11 2020: 12/21/20
Americans woke up on March 11 2020 in one reality and, by the time they went to sleep that night, they were living with a new one. Hear the story of the day everything changed the day the NBA shut down and the pandemic became real as told by those who lived it.
Luke Combs, Country Superstar : 12/15/20
SVP and Stanford Steve discuss what exactly happened with Lamar Jackson last night, pitchy pitchy woo woo & the bad beat on MNF. Plus, country superstar Luke Combs joins the podcast to discuss going from bouncer to singer, how he got his first hit, friendly wagers and more.
Christmas Carols & Duke Basketball : 12/11/20
SVP and Stanford Steve start off this episode with a little Christmas karaoke. Next, they get into a discussion about Duke basketball being the most hated team in sports. Then, they get into the latest NFL news and Stanford Steve shares some CFB bowl stories from his playing days.
Chris Mooney, Richmond Basketball HC: 12/1/20
SVP and Stanford Steve are joined by Richmond basketball coach Chris Mooney as he discusses dealing with COVID-19, beating Kentucky, playing at Princeton and more
Bud Dupree: 11/23/20
SVP and Stanford Steve are joined by Pittsburgh Steelers Bud Dupree as he talks about the rivalry with the Ravens, what an undefeated season means, Big Blue Nation & more. Plus, The Thanksgiving week isnt the same without all the college basketball tournaments.
I Need A Driver: 11/19/20
SVP and Stanford Steve discuss the problems they have with the NBA Draft and how an awkward selfie improved SVPs night. Plus, the Pac-12 made a good decision and will allow teams to play non-conference games. Finally, Scott on the Spot that includes speeding tickets, Titos, soup power rankings & more
Touchscreen 101: 11/5/20
SVP is joined by ESPNs Tim Legler as they discuss the art of using a touchscreen and the performance John King had Tuesday night. Plus, SVP and Stanford Steve have issues hitting their heads on things and being bald isnt helping. Finally, Scott on the Spot.
Ketchup v. Mustard: 10/27/20
SVP & Stanford Steve are joined by Arizona Cardinals head coach Kliff Kingsbury as he discusses play calling in the NFL, Kyler Murrays growth, his amazing house and more. Plus, the guys chat about the Big Ten, OSUs dominance over Michigan & condiments.
We Have A Dealer: 10/20/20
SVP & Stanford Steve are joined by actor/comedian Joel McHale as he talks about hosting ABCs Card Sharks, being mistaken for Daniel Tosh, walking on the football team at Washington & more. Plus, Scott on the Spot that includes the Big Ten, Poop Town and Lyman Orchards.
Get The Ball To Number 5: 10/14/20
SVP & Stanford Steve are joined by Houston Cougars HC Dana Holgorsen as they discuss dealing with COVID-19 protocols, high powered offenses, his wardrobe & more. Plus, Steve talks about things he doesnt understand including fireworks and red lights in D.C
Down & Across: 10/8/20
SVP & Stanford Steve discuss exactly how football square pools work because for some reason SVP always messes it up. The two talk about what they miss the most about Connecticut and are looking for assistance to fix this problem. Plus, the college football season feels weird, the Steelers look good and Aaron Rodgers is on fire & more.
Duncan Robinson: 9/29/20
SVP & Stanford Steve are joined by Miami Heats Duncan Robinson as he talks about the playoffs, life in the bubble, his career trajectory and more.
Get To The Choppa: 9/22/20
SVP & Stanford Steve are joined by Spencer Hall who will be on SEC Networks Thinking Out Loud this year as they discuss milk, feeling bad for Missouri, missing out on tailgating and more. Then, Scott & Steve discuss all the injuries going on in the NFL and the impact fantasy football has had on how fans handle players getting injured. Finally, Scott on the Spot.
Science Is Always Changing: 9/18/20
SVP & Stanford Steve discuss what happened this past week in college football and the impact contact tracing is having on teams. Then, the two discuss if the NFL games seemed flat without fans in attendance and how the NFL always seems to win. Plus, Scott on the Spot that includes Marylands state flag, chocolate and peanut butter, 100 Grand candy bars, drafting fantasy teams & more
Levy Lounge: 9/11/20
SVP & Stanford Steve are joined by the new voice of Monday Night Football, Steve Levy. The guys discuss what its going to be like when he hears the iconic MNF music, working with Brian Griese & Louis Riddick, what it will be like calling games in empty stadiums & more. Plus, Scott on the Spot&.AFC Edition
Off To Wyoming: 9/8/20
SVP & Stanford Steve are joined by Chris Cooley as they preview the NFL season, breakdown the NFL East and discuss whats going on in Chris life. Plus, SVP & Stanford Steve discuss what they would do if they didnt have to work.
Hot Takes with Bill Barnwell: 9/1/20
SVP & Stanford Steve are joined by ESPNs Bill Barnwell as they preview the upcoming NFL season and chat about fantasy football. Plus, SVP calls an audible and puts Bill on the spot
Oh, hey...we're back: 8/21/20
SVP & Stanford Steve are back and officially living in Maryland. The guys discuss their new studio in D.C and things that will make Scott happy including a Chipotle thats six minutes away, a fridge for his Diet Cokes and he has an office. Next, they talk about the mess going on in college football and compare it when their kids keep asking for something and the answer never changes. Charlie interrupts the podcast screaming but Scott isnt sure whats going on and then they get back in to what the future holds for the conferences who are still planning on playing this fall. Finally, Scott on the Spot
See You In August: 7/2/20
SVP has reached summer break and he rambles on about what its been like doing a show the past few months without sports as he also gets ready to move back home. Its not goodbye&.its see you in August when SVPod returns
Addiction. Recovery. Victory.: 6/25/20
SVP chats with 4x PGA Tour winner Chris Kirk who had his first victory on the Korn Ferry Tour last week after stepping away from golf for more than a year to deal with alcohol and depression issues. Chris talks about when he realized he needed help and what the road to recovery was like. Plus, what it's like to love the game of golf again and the feeling he had when he won last week.
Survive & Advance: Dad Life: 6/16/20
SVP & Stanford Steve are joined by SEC Network Analyst Cole Cubelic as they chat about what is like trying to parent their children and the struggles that come when their wives are away
Is It July Yet?: 6/10/20
SVP & Stanford Steve discuss the idea of team sports returning, how teams will manage if they have players test positive for COVID-19 and the idea of next man up. Plus, the PGA Tour returns this week and the guys pick who their favorite is to win. And, Scott on the Spot
It's Time To Listen: 6/3/20
SVP & Stanford Steve are joined by Damien Woody to chat about what the past week has been like, what it's like being an African American, what needs to happen to see real change & more
Headline or Storyline: 5/28/20
SVP & Stanford Steve chat with Washington Capitals defenseman John Carlson about how long it will take players to get back into skating shape, an asterisk on the season, Ovi asking for ketchup with his pasta & more. Plus, Scott on the Spot.
I'm Curious: 5/21/20
SVP & Stanford Steve discuss how promising things are looking for sports to return but also the impact this pandemic has done for recruiting and they chat with Nick Saban. Plus, Scott chats with Phil Mickelson to preview his upcoming charity match with Tom Brady against Tiger Woods and Peyton Manning. And, Steve found a house, synonyms for the word curious & Scott on the Spot
The Answer Is Zero: 5/5/20
SVP gets into the Last Dance with Charles Barkley to chat about the 1993 NBA Finals. Then, Michael Wilbon and Jackie MacMullan join the show to discuss MJ walking away from the game and how he used grudges to motivate himself. Plus, Stanford Steve puts Scott on the Spot
I'm The Network: 4/28/20
SVP & Stanford Steve discuss Dennis Rodman taking a mid-season vacation to Vegas, the Pistons not shaking hands with the Bulls after losing & what to expect going forward with The Last Dance. And, Scott yells at Stanford Steve & Big Cat over NCAA14. Plus, conversations with John Salley, Michael Wilbon & Jackie MacMullan.
Toilet Paper or Shower: 4/22/20
SVP & Stanford Steve discuss what life has been like at home and why April 22nd was Scott's breaking point. Then, how high is too high to do an interview with the Beastie Boys. Then the guys get into The Last Dance, NFL Draft & Scott on the Spot
The Band Is Back Together: 4/8/20
The band is back together as SVP, Stanford Steve and Russillo discuss everything from buying a bike, working out, hobbies, life without sports and more.
Put A Shirt On: 4/2/20
SVP and Stanford Steve discuss how things have been during the quarantine, which has included lots Paw Patrol and trying to play NCAA14. Plus, professional golfer Justin Thomas crashed the recording and did it without a shirt on to talk about how things have been without tournaments.
We Need More Fruit: 3/18/20
SVP & Stanford Steve discuss what the last week has been like without sports including how disappointing it is to not have the NCAA Tournament. Plus, Kansas basketball coach Bill Self joins the guys to talk about having their season cut short and what he's been up to the past week
Good Time Charlie: 3/3/20
SVP & Stanford Steve are joined by former Maryland Assistant Coach Jimmy Patsos as they talk about Maryland's National Championship in 2002, scouting Paul Pierce, his game plan against Steph Curry, gambling, trips to France and more. Plus, Scott on the Spot including how many times SVP said "Let's Go" at GameDay on Saturday.
Looking For A Nugget: 2/25/20
SVP & Stanford Steve discuss Diet Coke, going school hunting in DC and Michael Jordan showing a side nobody has seen from him. Plus, Scott on the Spot & the ultimate Las Vegas comeback story.
Triple Chicken: 2/11/20
SVP talks about being a bachelor this weekend with his family on vacation, a credential mishap and winning a bet against Tiger Woods. Plus, Gonzaga head coach Mark Few on his career and what he is seeing from his team this year.
SAT vs. Street IQ: 2/4/20
SVP goes off on the "win probability" in the Super Bowl and has no idea who is good in college basketball but loves KenPom right now. Plus, SVP and Stanford Steve discuss the bar scene at Maryland and Stanford and we have a new feature
Remembering Kobe: 1/28/20
Steve Kerr joins SVP to chat about what made Kobe one of the best ever and so similar to MJ. Then, SVP and Stanford Steve break down the Super Bowl and discuss a company potluck for the game
Making It Up On The Fly: 1/21/20
SVP is finally joined by Stanford Steve after missing week 1 and the two react to Championship Weekend in the NFL. Plus, Raheem Mostert had a historical NFC Championship Game and he joins the guys to chat about the up and down path he had to take to get to Sunday (13:30). Later, things get a little awkward when Stugotz calls in (31:30). Finally, Joe Buck chats about how he will know if he did a good job calling the Super Bowl and how Jim Nantz made his family cry happy tears (33:00).
Ham Sandwich & Some Boudin: 1/14/20
SVP hears from Matthew McConaughey who promotes his new movie, Tiger Woods who talks about his short game, Big Cat who is hurting from the title game & Tony Kornheiser welcomes Scott to DC. Plus, Scott goes down memory lane talking about gambling in New Orleans.
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