Outside The Lines
NBA Off-Season Action: 6/15/18
The NBA off-season is heating up. Where will LeBron end up, and can the Lakers create the next super team? And, the Friday 4 discusses its heroes and villains.
LA Bron?: 6/14/18
Bob is joined by Kevin Pelton joins to talk what the Lakers would have to do to get LeBron. Plus, Paul Finebaum on the new NCAA rules
Coming to America: 6/13/18
Bob Ley is joined on set with TJ Quinn to discuss his latest E:60 report on Vladimir Putin. Plus, Sam Borden talks about the latest with the 2026 World Cup bid.
The Replacements: 6/12/18
The 1987 replacement players on the Washington Redskins went 3-0, but never received a Super Bowl ring...until today. Skip Lane talks about what it means to him.
Not All Was Golden: 6/11/18
Ryan Smith fills in for Bob Ley to discuss LeBron James' free agency with Bobby Marks. Plus, Marc Spears talks about his article on Golden State. Also, how was the Stanley Cup's weekend?
Wild Week In Philly: 6/8/18
The Friday Four is back to talk about the wild week in Philly - both in the NFL & NBA. Plus, the Caps finally win the Cup & Sam Darnold explains his 21st birthday celebration.
Colangelo Out: 6/7/18
76ers have parted ways with President of Basketball Operations Bryan Colangelo. Adrian Wojnarowski joins to discuss the details.
Big Day In The NBA: 6/6/18
Today on OTL, Bob Ley discusses Game 3 & the Colangelo decision with Brian Windhorst & Garrett Temple. Plus, Buster Olney looks at the vanishing parts of baseball and more.
Dis invited Champions : 6/5/18
The defending SB Champion Eagles were disinvited to the White House. Jason Reid and Heath Shuler join the show to talk about the impact it has on the league and the Eagles.
Curry Time: 6/4/18
Kate Fagan fills in for Bob Ley and discusses the NBA Finals with Chris Haynes, Rob Perez and Ryan Hollins. Plus, Greg Wyshynski weighs in on the Stanley Cup Playoffs.
Social Miscue: 5/30/18
76ers GM Bryan Colangelo was accused of operating "burner" accounts on Twitter. How will this affect his future and the team?
One More Time: 5/29/18
Bob Ley is joined by Dave McMenamin to discuss the Cavs vs Warriors IV. Plus, Greg Wyshynski from Vegas on the Knights taking Game 1. Also, Keith Olbermann in studio!
Sterling Brown Speaks Out : 5/25/18
The NFL announces its National Anthem Policy and Sterling Brown speaks out for the 1st time since police footage was released. The OTL Friday 4 breaks it all down.
Tale Of 2 Leagues : 5/24/18
The NFL announced its new anthem policy on the same day that the Sterling Brown video was released. OTL examines the two leagues and their handling of social justice issues.
Pitching In: 5/23/18
Bob Ley is joined by Jason Reid to break down the latest with the National Anthem in the NFL. Plus, Kolten Wong, with an update on Hawaii.
Latest On Sterling Brown: 5/22/18
Bob Ley is joined by Nancy Armour to discuss tennis' seeding system. Plus, Ashley Luthern from the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel on the latest regarding Sterling Brown.
A Golden Year?: 5/21/18
The Golden Knights are off to the Stanley Cup in their inaugural season, their GM George McPhee joins OTL to discuss. Plus, NFL owners discuss kickoff safety and anthem policy.
Friday Four: SCOTUS Ruling : 5/18/18
The OTL Friday Four discusses Supreme Court legalizing sports betting. And why are the Cleveland Browns the Hero of the Week?
Tilman Fertitta Live: 5/17/18
A live interview with Rockets owner Tilman Fertitta, the latest on the Nassar settlement, an exclusive with a WNBA all-star who says she was sexually assaulted while at Cal and more.
MSU Settles With Nassar Survivors: 5/16/18
A settlement was announced between Mich. St. and a group of 332 survivors of Larry Nassar sexual assaults. Plus, is it a must win for Cleveland in Game 3?
All Bets Are On: 5/15/18
Bob is joined by Don Van Natta and Congressman Frank Pallone to discuss the latest with sports gambling. Plus, Metta World Peace talks about his new book 'No Malice'
7-2 In Favor: 5/14/18
The Supreme Court has ruled in favor of legalizing sports gambling, likely opening the door for sports betting to become legal in individual states. Bob Ley breaks down what this means for the future of sports gambling and more.
Casey Canned : 5/11/18
The OTL Friday Four discusses the firing of Dwyane Casey and the NBA Playoffs. And why is Tom Brady the Hero of the Week?
Patricia's Past: 5/10/18
Today on OTL, how did the Lions not know about the charges in their new coach's past? Then, did you ever expect to hear Bob ask a man how he smuggles catfish in his pants?
Long Awaited Matchup : 5/9/18
Ryan Smith discusses the Western Conference Finals, the latest on Wendell Carter Jr.'s mother and her claims against the NCAA. Plus, Smith speaks with the parents of the victim of a brutal high school hazing.
Spur of the Moment: 5/8/18
Ryan Smith filling in for Bob Ley talks with Ryan Hollins & Michael C. Wright about the NBA and Becky Hammon. Plus, Mina Kimes joins to talk about top NBA prospect Luka Doncic
Set To Advance? : 5/7/18
LeBron James and Brad Stevens have both shone in the playoffs. Can both teams advance tonight? Plus, the Golden Knights march on and will the NFL anthem policy be a team-by-team basis?
Ichiro Steps Away: 5/4/18
The Friday Four discusses the controversial Costa Rica calendar shoot trip taken by NFL cheerleaders. Plus, Ichiro steps away & how Brady claims he avoids concussions.
Facing His Ghost : 5/3/18
NYT reporter Juliet Macur joins Bob Ley to discuss her report regarding the mistreatment of Washington cheerleaders. Plus, Kenyon Dooling joins to talk about mental health.
Unacknowledged : 5/2/18
Sacramento Kings guard Garrett Temple and Washington Mystics guard Elena Delle Donne join Outside the Lines to discuss a variety of on and off the court issues in pro hoops.
Tom Talk: 5/1/18
Tom Brady sat down and talked about if he feels appreciated by the Patriots and more. Also, the Ball Family has returned, so what's next?
Survive And Advance: 4/30/18
LeBron James admitted how tired he was following a game 7 win over the Pacers, so what's this mean for the series vs Toronto? Plus, will Baker Mayfield become Johnny Manziel 2.0?
The Recommendations: 4/25/18
The Commission on College Basketball releases its recommendations to fix college hoops. Then, NFL agent Alexa Stabler - daughter of Hall of Famer Ken Stabler - joins the show.
British Browns : 4/24/18
They say you can't choose who you love. That's not the case for these British Browns fans. Plus, is this the 76ers' year? And could Baker be headed to Cleveland?
Jordyn Wieber Joins: 4/23/18
Bob Ley is joined by Jordyn Wieber following the Dateline interview done by McKayla Maroney and Aly Raisman.
No More Porzingis In NY? : 4/20/18
OTL breaks down the NBA playoffs and explores MLB's weather problem. Plus, could the Knicks be without Porzingis next season? That and more on the Friday Four.
Bob Ley is joined by Ken Carmen to discuss the Browns leading up to the draft. Plus, an NHL media star lost his son and you won't believe the story of finding WHO was at fault.
Bob Ley is joined by Stephen A to discuss NBA tanking. Plus, Arash Markazi has been there every step of the way with the historic inaugural Vegas Knights.
Dis-Trust The Process? : 4/17/18
Bob Ley is joined by Brian Windhorst to react to Joel Embiid's Instagram story. Plus, Marly Rivera & Eduardo Perez join live from Puerto Rico ahead of the Indians/Twins series
High Stakes: 4/16/18
Bob Ley is joined with Brian Windhorst to discuss the NBA Playoffs from the weekend. Plus, Garrett Temple, Sacramento Kings Guard on current social climate in Sacramento.
The Kaepernick Situation: 4/13/18
The Friday Four looks ahead to the NBA playoffs & breaks down Kaepernick's situation with the Seahawks. Plus, the cheerleaders who have filed complaints with the NFL and more.
Cheerleaders Speak Out: 4/12/18
An exclusive TV interview with the two cheerleaders who have filed complaints against the NFL, plus a sneak peek at the new 30 for 30, "Last Days of Knight."
"PHILA Unite": 4/11/18
With the 76ers playoff bound & currently sitting as the 3 seed, Bob Ley talks with team President Chris Heck. Also, what's the latest from the FBI probe in college basketball?
100 Years In The Making: 4/9/18
Keith Olbermann puts Shohei Ohtani's amazing start into perspective, Johnny Manziel's return to the field and the latest from Humboldt.
High Stakes: 4/3/18
There is an odd relationship between the NCAA and Vegas, but why? OTL examines this and more. Plus, Marly Rivera tells the story of MLB players lending a helping hand to hurricane relief in Puerto Rico.
Final Countdown: 4/2/18
Doug Kezirian in for Bob Ley, breaks down the college hoops over the weekend with Seth Greenberg and Kate Fagan. Plus, Brian Windhorst talks about Kawhi Leonard and the Spurs
OTL Friday Four: NFL Rule Changes : 3/30/18
The OTL Friday Four discusses the NFL rule changes and how they'll impact the game. Also, they discuss their underreported stories, villains, and heroes.
NFL Rule Changes : 3/28/18
OTL examines the new NFL helmet-to-helmet contact rules. Then, a deeper look into Tiger Woods the person.
Playoff Process: 3/27/18
Bob Ley is joined by Brian Windhorst to breakdown "The Process." An update from East Lansing with Dan Murphy. Plus, the new partnership between Headspace and the NBA
Windy City Run: 3/26/18
OTL explores the NFL and NBA's contrasting approaches to player activism, a look at Loyola Chicago's run and much more.
The Dominant 20: 3/23/18
Today, on a special edition of Outside the Lines, The Friday Four will discuss ESPN The Magazine's Dominant 20. Who made the list and who was left out?
Penny For His Thoughts: 3/22/18
Bob Ley is joined by Penny Hardaway to discuss his new coaching gig. Devin McCourty joins us from the Massachusetts State House. Plus, the latest on buying the Panthers
Behind The Curtain: 3/21/18
Bob Ley is joined by Adam Schefter to discuss Richard Sherman taking his career into his own hands. Also, a former Purdue football player lets us into his student-athlete life.
Coach Penny : 3/20/18
Penny Hardaway is introduced in Memphis, LeBron spends over a million dollars a year to stay in shape, and is facial recognition technology being used when you go to a game?
Tourney Talk: 3/19/18
Bob is back! Jay Williams joins to break down a historic weekend in college hoops. Plus breaking news out of Cleveland.
Free Agency Mania : 3/16/18
The OTL Friday Four discusses the big stories of the week, NFL Free Agency & Tiger Woods. And why is a basketball head coach whose team was eliminated a hero of the week?
Changing The Game: 3/15/18
This season, minor league baseball's extra innings will begin with a runner on second base. Plus, the latest on mental health in the NBA.
Market Watch: 3/14/18
With Kirk Cousins on the verge of receiving a record deal from the Vikings, Bill Polian and Jason Reid discuss that and more NFL free agency moves. Plus, what's next for Arizona basketball?
NFL Free Agent Frenzy: 3/13/18
Ryan Smith is joined by Adam Schefter to give us the latest in the NFL. Plus, Ramona Shelburne breaks down the Spurs.
Outside The Lines: 3/12/18
The NCAA bracket is set, OTL examines the storylines surrounding the tournament. Plus, with just two days until the start of the NFL year, we discuss the latest NFL updates. Also, we hold a discussion with David Robinson.
An Everyone Thing: 3/6/18
Bob Ley is joined by Dave McMenamin to discuss the latest with Kevin Love. Clinton Yates to discuss the fairness of comments made by Tubby Smith. Plus, a former TCU player's lawsuit
Changes Are Coming: 3/5/18
Could there be changes coming to the one-and-done rule? Plus, the standout performers at the NFL Combine, the latest in the Roger/Jerry saga and an Oscar winner in studio.
Returns To The Bench: 3/2/18
Ryan Smith, Clinton Yates, Kate Fagan, and Jeremy Schaap are your Friday Four group. They discuss the Big Story as Sean Miller returns to the bench. Plus, Heroes & Villains.
Outspoken Olympian: 3/1/18
Olympic skier Gus Kenworthy joins the show to talk about his experience as an LGBTQ athlete at the Olympics & the story of rescuing 90 dogs from a meat farm in South Korea.
It Was A Catch: 2/28/18
The OTL crew declares that Dez caught it after all! An eventful week in Jerryworld, LeBron & Melo speaks on corruption in college sports, and the woman hoping to be MLB's 1st female ump joins the show.
Madness Boycott?: 2/27/18
Ryan Smith filling in for Bob Ley, is joined by Jemele Hill and Jalen Rose to discuss the NCAA and Mavericks fall out. Plus, Brehanna Daniels' NASCAR journey.
Ryan Smith fills in for Bob Ley and talks to Clinton Yates and Jay Bilas about the FBI's NCAA probe fall out. Also, Brian Windhorst rounds up the NBA news this weekend.
Breaking FBI Probe : 2/23/18
Bob Ley hosts the Friday Four with Kate Fagen, Jeremy Schaap, and Adnan Virk. They discuss the breaking FBI probe into college basketball as well as their heroes and villains.
In The Hot Seat : 2/22/18
The Mavericks face scrutiny in the wake of an explosive SI report, Mississippi State's baseball coach unexpectedly resigns, and the US Women's Hockey team takes gold.
Louisville Reaction: 2/21/18
Yesterday, Louisville had to vacate it's 2013 National Championship. Today, Bob Ley is joined by Terry Meiners and former player Luke Hancock to discuss the aftermath.
NFL Free Agency: 2/20/18
Bill Polian joins Bob Ley to describe the free agent market around Kirk Cousins. Plus, Jalen Rose joins Bob to discuss his recent sit down with Kobe Bryant.
More Abuse? : 2/19/18
The events of the weekend serve as a backdrop to examine the roles of race and sports in society. Then, a report alleging widespread sexual abuse in USA Swimming.
Yankees/Goose Gossage Feud: 2/16/18
The OTL Friday Four discusses the Pyeongchang Olympics, the Yankees/Goose Gossage feud, and pays tribute to the victims at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School.
Horror Story : 2/15/18
Jon "Stugotz" Weiner lives within walking distance of yesterday's shooting at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School, he joins OTL to share his perspective. Then the story of one of the most unlikely teams in Pyeongchang.
Cavs Turnaround: 2/14/18
Kate Fagan fills in for Bob Ley and talks to Brian Windhorst about the new look Cavaliers. Plus Jay Bilas to break down the latest in the college game.
A Player's Coach: 2/13/18
Ryan Smith is in for Bob Ley. Seth Greenberg is in studio to discuss Warriors head coach Steve Kerr allowing his players to coach against the Suns. Plus, Matt Stephens weighs in on the Colorado State situation.
Her Story: 2/12/18
Ryan Smith is joined by former Olympic swimmer Ariana Kukors Smith who shares her powerful story.
Eagles Super Bowl Victory: 2/9/18
Special guest Malcolm Jenkins joins the Friday Four to discuss the Eagles Super Bowl victory and his efforts off the field working towards social reform.
Cavs Clean House: 2/8/18
Bob Ley is joined by Brian Windhorst to discuss the shocking moves the Cavs are making ahead of the trade deadline. Plus, Buster Olney on MLB free agency.
Reversing Course: 2/7/18
Bob Ley is joined by Bill Polian to discuss the sudden change of heart by Josh McDaniels. Also, Paul Finebaum breaks down signing day and more.
On The Clock: 2/6/18
Only 48 hours until the NBA Trade Deadline, Brian Windhorst joins Bob Ley to discuss the Cavaliers struggles and trade options.
Fly Eagles, Fly: 2/5/18
Bob Ley is joined by Damien Woody, Darren Rovell and Doug Kezirian to discuss everything surrounding the Eagles win over the Patriots in Super Bowl LII.
Court Room Brawl: 2/2/18
Clinton Yates joins the usual crew Ryan Smith, Kate Fagan, and host Bob Ley. They discuss their biggest story, underreported, heroes and villains of the week.
Tom vs. Time: 2/1/18
Bob Ley is joined by Gotham Chopra producer of Facebook doc Tom vs Time. A recap following comments from Nassar's attorney. Plus, Lambeau Legend Jerry Kramer.
The Two Bills: 1/31/18
Protests broke out at a Michigan St board of trustees meeting this morning, OTL speaks with one of the protesters. Then, director of the new 30 for 30 "The Two Bills" joins.
Crisis at Michigan State: 1/30/18
Two weeks after the Larry Nassar sentencing began, OTL recaps everything that has happened to Michigan State since and what's next...
Spartan Silence : 1/29/18
In the wake of the allegations against Michigan State this weekend, OTL investigative reporters Paula Lavigne and Tisha Thompson provide the latest to come out of East Lansing.
Crisis at Michigan State: 1/26/18
On today's OTL the crew reacts to Michigan State being accused of mishandling cases of football, basketball players accused of violence vs. women and much more.
Nassar Fallout: 1/25/18
On today's OTL we react to MSU Professor Sue Carter's resignation, Lindsey Lemke MSU gymnast & Nassar survivor's statements and more.
Hall Questions: 1/23/18
Will Bonds and Clemens be voted into the Hall tomorrow? Plus, the latest on the Nassar sentencing and Aaron Maybin talks about his campaign to keep students warm this winter.
Spartan Silence: 1/22/18
Super Bowl LII is set, OTL examines how these teams got here and what lies ahead. Then, Jay Bilas joins to talk about Michigan State's handling of the Larry Nassar situation.
Sentencing A Monster: 1/19/18
The Friday Four discusses the sentencing of Larry Nassar, and the other stories from this past week, both those that made headlines, and those that should have.
Rockets' Red Glare: 1/18/18
NBA suspensions came down yesterday for the altercation between the Rockets and Clippers. Also, we look at the Jaguars as underdogs and the sentencing of Larry Nassar.
Rising NBA Tensions: 1/17/18
Bob Ley is joined by longtime referee Steve Javie to discuss growing tensions in the NBA. Brian Windhorst speaks on the struggling Cavs and John Barr reports on day 2 of Nassar sentencing.
Larry Nassar Investigation: 1/16/18
OTL digs into a 14-month investigation of the institutional failure at Michigan St, which enabled Larry Nassar to abuse girls. Aly Raisman joins to talk about her experiences with Nassar and more.
Martin's Legacy: 1/15/18
Bob Ley is joined by Kareem-Abdul Jabbar to discuss MLK's legacy & the effect it has on today's athletes. Plus, Adam Schefter joins to discuss the NFL Playoffs.
Friday Four: 1/12/18
Bob Ley, Kate Fagan, Ryan Smith and Jeremy Schaap discuss two big stories from the week, plus their underreported, villains, and heroes.
Giant Coaching Search: 1/10/18
Are Nick Saban and Bill Belichick actually candidates for the New York Giants Head Coach opening? Damien Woody and Paul Finebaum discuss.
Roll Tua: 1/9/18
Bob Ley is back! Paul Finebaum breaks down the National Championship. Jim Trotter to talk Gruden's return to the Raiders. Plus, the Ball brothers debut across seas.
New Year, New Drama: 1/5/18
The OTL Friday 4 discusses the biggest story of the week, drama in New England with the Patriots. Seth Wickersham joins the show to talk about his story on ESPN.com
Claim To The Throne?: 1/4/18
UCF calls itself the 17' National Champions. UCF Athletic Director Danny White joins the show to discuss. Also, how does a 0-16 season receive a parade? A Browns fan explains.
Ballin' In The Baltics: 1/3/18
The Ball family has arrived in Lithuania as LiAngelo and LaMelo will make their pro debut within a week. Jeff Goodman details what the future holds for Liangelo and LaMelo.
Help Wanted: 1/2/18
Louis Riddick & Tim Hasselbeck join OTL to discuss the six NFL teams are searching for a new head coach, but the one team that is stealing the headlines. Also, latest news on Jon Gruden and the Raiders.
In His Own Words: 12/21/17
Jeff Goodman sat with ex-Louisville recruit Brian Bowen for his first one-on-one interview since the scandal broke. Also, LaVar Ball's new league and Booing Santa in Philly.
Head Hunting: 12/19/17
Bill Polian and Louis Riddick discuss the latest suspension given to Thomas Davis. Also, Scott Boras joins the show to talk the free agent market and the financial state of the MLB.
Concussions And Safety: 12/15/17
The OTL Friday Four discusses this week's biggest story, concussions and safety in the NFL and give their Heroes and Villains of the week.
CTE Concerns: 12/14/17
Former NFL player Larry Johnson says he is living with CTE after showing symptoms as he joins the show. Rockets owner Tilman Fertitta talks more than his team with Bob Ley.
Ball And The Family : 12/13/17
Kate Fagan weighs in on the latest in the Ball family saga, Roger Goodell's contract extension, and a looks at the mega dollars that go into coaching at the collegiate level.
Questioning the Captain: 12/12/17
Pedro Gomez joins Bob Ley to discuss the latest drama surrounded Marlins CEO Derek Jeter. Also, will the Ball brothers get paid in Lithuania? Fran Fraschilla weighs in.
Stanton To The Big Apple: 12/11/17
OTL examines a weekend of ugly moments in the NFL, as well as the monumental trade between Derek Jeter's Marlins and the Yankees.
Friday Four: Jonas Brothers and Putin: 12/8/17
The usual crew is in the studio for Friday Four. Bob, Kate, Jeremy and Ryan with the NFL as the big story of the week. Also, the Jonas Brothers and Putin are topics of the week.
Here To Stay: 12/7/17
Today OTL we discussed Roger Goodell's contract being a done deal, Mike Mitchell responding to the fallout of a hard-hitting Monday Night Football, and Larry Nassar receiving 60 years in prison.
New Bombers Boss: 12/6/17
Bob Ley is joined by Tim Kurkjian with insight on the new Yankees hire. Plus, Philip Hersh to discuss the impact of Russian being banned from the Olympics.
Brutal Battles: 12/5/17
Bob Ley is joined by Louis Riddick to discuss Monday's physically vicious game and NFL's battle against hard hits. Jeff Goodman discusses the latest around the Ball family.
Chunky Blue Disaster: 12/4/17
Bob Ley is joined in studio by Adam Schefter and Chris Mortensen to discuss the Giant mess in East Rutherford. Also, Ryan Smith breaks down the sports betting case.
The Coaching Search : 12/1/17
The NY Giants & Tennessee's coaching search, both Big Stories this week and, Anquan Boldin joins the show to discuss the pending agreement between the NFL & Players Coalition
The Lane Train: 11/30/17
Whether it's his latest tweets or rumors surrounding him and the Tennessee head coaching job, Lane Kiffin is trending. He joins Bob Ley to discuss it all.
OTL discusses the NFL coming down hard on Aqib Talib and Michael Crabtree. Also, the latest from the Tennessee coaching search & the Firing of Memphis Grizzlies coach David Fizdale.
Tennessee thought it had its new football head coach, until fans and supporters fired back. Tennessee grad Paul Finebaum joins to discuss what happened with Greg Schiano.
Springer Comes Back Home: 11/22/17
Today on OTL, Bob Ley is joined by Mike Rodak to talk Bills QB situation. Also, Bob is joined by John Barr to talk about Larry Nassar and World Series MVP George Springer in-house to talk Astros journey to a championship.
Sixer Fixer: 11/21/17
76ers President of Business Operations, Chris Heck, joins the show to discuss "Trusting the Process" and the rejuvenation of basketball in Philadelphia.
Monday Recap: 11/20/17
Kate Fagan is filling in for Bob Ley as Chris Mortenson and Adam Schefter recap the NFL. Also, Paul Finebaum joins to talk Baker Mayfield and the situation at UCLA.
Power Struggles Continue : 11/17/17
The OTL Friday Four discuss the biggest stories of the week which includes Jerry Jones' continuing fight with the NFL and Roger Goodell.
NFL vs Jerry : 11/16/17
OTL delves into the continuing drama in the NFL involving Cowboys owner Jerry Jones. Also, UCLA suspended 3 players indefinitely, was that the right decision?
What Happens Now? : 11/15/17
OTL discusses the UCLA basketball players held in China have returned home, young studs are taking the NBA by storm, and what's really going on under the hood of NFL concussion tents?
Game of Jones : 11/14/17
The OTL Crew discusses the NFL drama between Jerry Jones, other owners and Roger Goodell. Also, Jay Williams joins the show to discuss tonight's big College Basketball match-ups.
Weekend Wrap-Up: 11/13/17
Host Ryan Smith discusses the story lines in the NFL and college football from over the weekend with Chris Mortensen, Adam Schefter and Paul Finebaum.
Trouble In Texas : 11/10/17
The OTL Friday Four discusses the Ezekiel Elliot suspension, Jerry Jones' power struggle with Roger Goodell, and the underreported stories of the week. And, Rob Jones and Mike Leach among this week's Heroes.
Requiem for a Running Back: 11/9/17
Bob Ley is joined by Don Van Natta to discuss Jerry Jones' possible lawsuit against Roger Goodell. Also, Rebecca Carpenter, daughter of Lew Carpenter, and Chris Borland discuss the movie Requiem for a Running Back.
Remembering Doc: 11/8/17
The OTL crew discusses the arrest of LiAngelo Ball & 2 other UCLA Bruins in China, the passing of the torch from MJ to LeBron, a discussion with Aaron Judge and John Barr remembers Roy Halladay.
King of New York?: 11/7/17
The OTL crew discusses Kristaps Porzingis' emergence as a star and the NBA's jersey issue. Also, the latest NFL headlines including an invite by the NFL to Colin Kaepernick to meet with Roger Goodell and more.
Playoff Shake Up: 11/6/17
Bob is joined by Chris Mortensen and Adam Schefter to get into the big NFL headlines. Paul Finebaum joins the show to talk about the crazy college weekend that may leave the Big Ten out of the playoff and more.
Friday Four: Astros Edition : 11/3/17
The OTL Friday Four discusses their big story of the week surrounding the NFL and give their Heroes & Villains of the week, which includes an Astros fan and player.
Astronomical Win: 11/2/17
Bob Ley recaps the Astros winning their first ever World Series title, Jay Bilas joins to talk about the current state of the NCAA and much more.
Factory of Sadness: 11/1/17
Cleveland teams have brought some happiness over the last two years, but the Browns continue to disappoint. Bob Ley, Mary Kay Cabot and Brian Windhorst discuss.
Latest On Zeke: 10/31/17
The latest on the Ezekiel Elliott situation, the Pats double down on Brady as their future and where does this World Series rank all time?
BONUS: 30 for 30 Season Two Sneak Peek: 10/30/17
Outside The Lines shares the trailer for Season Two of 30 for 30 Podcasts, launching November 14th, as well as one of our favorite episodes from Season One, The Fighter Inside.
Trouble In Houston? : 10/30/17
The Texans react to their owner's controversial comments and NFL owners try to hold up Roger Goodell's contract extension talks. Plus, the coaching carousel has begun in college football.
H-Town Pride: 10/27/17
Hannah Storm and Don Van Natta make their debuts on the Friday Four to discuss what the World Series means to Houston, Cam Newton's presser antics, David Stern on marijuana & more.
Boltin' Joe: 10/26/17
Bob Ley weighs in on Joe Girardi not returning as Yankees manager in 2018, Cam Newton walking out of another press conference, and more questions surrounding Jim McElwain's "death threats" comments.
Pride of the NBA: 10/25/17
Bob Ley is joined by Chris Haynes ahead of the first on the first Ball/Wall meeting. Also, Terry Meiners shares the latest out of Louisville and Jim Trotter recaps NFL players taking action.
Sun Set: 10/24/17
Bob Ley talks to Ramona Shelburne about Eric Bledsoe's drama with the Suns. Also, Bill Polian breaks down NFL Week 7 and Charley Steiner previews the MLB World Series.
NFL & CFB Recaps: 10/23/17
Bob Ley is joined by Adam Schefter and Chris Mortenson to recap NFL week 7. Also, Paul Finebaum breaks down the college football scenario. Plus, Marly Rivera shares an update on the MLB's involvement in Puerto Rico relief efforts.
Marshawn To The Rescue? : 10/20/17
Bob Ley and the rest of the Friday Four gang are getting into their heroes and underreported stories. NFL owners meetings lead the big story, and Marshawn leads villains.
Melo Drama : 10/19/17
Bob Ley is joined by Jay Williams to discuss his reaction to Pitino's explanation. Frank Isola gets ahead of the drama with Melo tonight and Bryan Fogel director of Icarus on doping.
Devastating : 10/18/17
OTL reacts to Hayward's devastating injury, the latest from the NFL owners meetings, and a first-hand look at the devastation from the CA wildfires.
Opening Night : 10/17/17
After the most eventful offseason in memory, the NBA's 2017-18 regular season finally tips off tonight in Cleveland. Ramona Shelburne and Brian Windhorst join Bob Ley to discuss.
Standing Up For Himself : 10/16/17
Colin Kaepernick remains unsigned and has filed a grievance claiming collusion against NFL owners. Ryan Smith, Jim Trotter, and Chris Mortensen join the show to discuss.
Out For 6: 10/13/17
OTL's Friday Four discusses the biggest stories including Ezekiel Elliot's suspension, the underreported stories and their heroes and villains.
Is Girardi Safe? : 10/12/17
OTL discusses the latest developments in the ongoing social protest issues in the NFL, Rockets' owner Tilman Fertitta joins the show, and did the Yankees' win save Joe Girardi's job?
Knights To Remember : 10/11/17
Bob Ley speaks with Arash Markazi to discuss the environment and the historic start the Golden Knights are off too in Las Vegas. Also, Taylor Twellman joins the set to talk USMNT.
Political Football: 10/10/17
Bob Ley is joined by Louis Riddick, Domonique Foxworth and Tim Hasselbeck to discuss the NFL landscape. Tim Kurkjian breaks down MLB managers' future.
Miami Vice: 10/9/17
Miami Dolphins offensive line coach Chris Foerster resigned a day after a video surfaced of him snorting a white powdery substance, Adam Schefter joins the show to discuss.
The Apology : 10/6/17
Ryan Smith, Kate Fagan, Clinton Yates, and Adnan Virk discuss the biggest and most underreported stories of the week. Also, the four agree on Cam Newton as Villain of the Week.
Judgment Day : 10/5/17
Bob Ley discusses the fallout from Cam Newton's comments to female reporter Jordan Rodrigue. The disgruntled fan buying the Chargers billboards join us, as well as Dan Hansen.
Athletes Respond to NCAA: 10/4/17
Sonny Vaccaro joins OTL to discuss the fallout of the current FBI investigation into college basketball. Also, NCAA more and more athletes are getting into trouble with YouTube videos.
Ball in the Family: 10/3/17
The OTL crew is joined by the Undefeated's Justin Tinsley to talk about Lavar Ball and Jonathan Eig talks about his new book Ali: A Life.
Home Field Disadvantage: 10/2/17
"Let's go Eagles" chants in Los Angeles. What's that mean for the LA Chargers fan base and future? Also, Jay Bilas joins Bob Ley to discuss the latest on Louisville.
Hard Hitting Week: 9/29/17
The usual Friday Four talks two big stories from the week. Plus, Jeremy Schaap has a little trouble remembering his under-reported story and there are some hard hits on heroes.
Kickbacks Scandal: 9/28/17
Bob Ley speaks with legal analyst Ryan Smith and Terry Meiners about Louisville's future and discusses more reports surfacing in the investigation on Rick Pitino.
Cardinal Sin: 9/27/17
Bob Ley is joined by Seth Greenberg, Jay Williams, Ryan Smith and Terry Meiners to discuss the Louisville fallout in a case involving fraud, bribery and corruption.
Kickback Scandal: 9/26/17
Bob is joined by Jeremy Schaap, Ryan Smith and Kate Fagan to further discuss protests in the NFL. Also, Seth Greenberg talks latest in NCAA charges.
Field of Protest: 9/25/17
This weekend the sports world reacted en masse to comments made about athlete protesters by President Donald Trump. OTL discusses the impact and where to go from here.
Play It Safe : 9/22/17
Bob Ley, Jeremy Schaap, Kate Fagan & Clinton Yates discuss safety in ballparks, Aaron Hernandez's CTE diagnosis, Charles Barkley on NBA rest & more on the Friday Four.
Are Baseball Stadiums Safe? : 9/21/17
OTL discusses the questions about safety at baseball stadiums being raised once again, a new side of the Ole Miss football scandal, and a doctor explains why football isn't to blame for concussions.
Wheaton College Hazing : 9/20/17
OTL discusses an alleged hazing incident from more than a year ago that has five members of the Wheaton College football team facing charges and how far fans will go to show their level of fandom?
Critical Coaches : 9/19/17
NFL Head Coaches criticizing their star players, home runs an ongoing trend during the 2017 MLB regular season and a new study on youth football.
No Love In LA? : 9/18/17
NFL teams in LA are struggling with attendance, but why? Chris Mortenson and Adam Schefter join Bob Ley to discuss football in LA and other issues in the NFL.
OTL Friday Four: 9/15/17
Bob Ley and the usual crew for Friday Four, recap the week's big story, heroes and under-reported stories.
Turbulent Times for Texans: 9/14/17
Bob Ley discusses the Texans ahead of Thursday's game. Also, Notre Dame is being sued by a student over its handling of a sexual assault by a player. Plus, the Indians win again and continue the streak.
Weak Start For Week One: 9/13/17
The Indians go for the AL win streak record, a subpar Week 1 of the NFL season, and what can be done about lacking NFL attendance in the City of Angels?
Polar Opposites : 9/12/17
The Dodgers struggles continue, as does Cleveland's success. Changes coming to the NBA Draft lottery system could influence the future of tanking. Plus, a look at the upcoming 30 for 30 "Year of the Scab."
Playing The Field : 9/11/17
Ryan Smith breaks down the Ezekiel Elliott situation and the NFLPA president gives player perspective. Then, Paul Finebaum discusses Baker Mayfield and Kevin Sumlin.
Controversy, Allegation & Scandal : 9/8/17
OTL's Friday Four breaks down the week: from Ezekiel Elliott & Michael Bennett to Applegate. Plus, the stories you haven't heard, but should have.
The Concussion Game: 9/7/17
Bob Ley is joined by Herm Edwards and Jason Reid to discuss the Michael Bennett situation. Also, Mark Fainaru-Wada comes on to talk about the NFL and concussion research.
The Boston-New York rivalry has taken another turn following allegations of the Red Sox stealing the signs of the Yankees with an Apple watch.
After The Storm: 9/5/17
Bob Ley is joined by Ryan Smith and Mark Maske to discuss the latest in the Ezekiel Elliott case. Also, Texans coach Bill O'Brien weighs in on the team's role in Harvey recovery efforts.
Snow Clasico : 8/31/17
OTL broadcasts from Red Bull Arena ahead of tomorrow's USA men's soccer World Cup qualifier vs Costa Rica. Bob looks back at "Snow Clasico" and looks ahead to the CFB season.
The Fight & The Brawl: 8/25/17
OTL's Friday Four discusses Mayweather-McGregor, the Yankees-Tigers brawl, the first openly gay NFL coach and more.
Lo$$ Vegas : 8/24/17
Bob Ley is joined by Doug Kezirian to discuss the impact of a miracle McGregor win Saturday Night, Josh Gross author of 'Ali vs. Inoki' joins the show and more.
NBA Blockbuster Fallout: 8/23/17
Kyrie Irving is headed to Boston, so what does that mean for LeBron James? Dave McMenamin joined the show to discuss with Bob Ley.
State Of The Game: 8/22/17
Bob Ley is joined by NFLPA Executive Director DeMaurice Smith on protests, Roger Goodell, Ezekiel Elliott's case and the possibility of an NFL lockout. Later, we discuss "Violated" the book on exposing sexual assault at Baylor University.
Protest Power : 8/21/17
Bob Ley is joined by Eagles safety Malcolm Jenkins to discuss NFL protests. Ramona Shelburne dives into the Lakers situation and Paul Finebaum chats ahead of college football season.
Athletes Speak Out: 8/16/17
Bob Ley is joined by Michael Eric Dyson and Etan Thomas to discuss athletes reacting to Charlottesville and President Trump. Mark Schwarz to talk UNC. Also, we remember John Saunders.
Charlottesville Protests: 8/15/17
Current 76er and former Virginia guard, Justin Anderson, joins Bob Ley to discuss the protests in Charlottesville.
Elliott's Suspension Latest: 8/14/17
The latest on the Ezekiel Elliott suspension, how sports plays a role in the aftermath of Charlottesville and if Mayweather/McGregor is worth your dollar are all discussed on today's Outside the Lines.
Amateur Games: 8/9/17
Bob Ley talks with Paul Finebaum about the comments from UCLA QB Josh Rosen. Plus, Keegan-Michael Key is at the desk to talk NFL celebrations, Penn State, and more!
Done In The Dark: 8/8/17
Bob Ley is joined by Ramona Shelburne to discuss the journey of Lamar Odom's recovery. Also, we get into the second of three installments of the Chapecoense plane crash story.
Bear To Dolphin : 8/7/17
OTL discusses QBs in the news after the Dolphins signed Jay Cutler. Plus, Wright Thompson shares insight into the background of Conor McGregor and the first installment of E:60's Chapecoense feature.
Friday Four: 8/4/17
The Friday four wrap up the week of big stories, including Kaepernick, Pete Rose, and David Bliss. Also the underreported stories, heroes, and villains.
Kaepernick's Value: 8/3/17
Does Kaepernick's performance warrant a roster spot or has social advocacy outpaced his value? Plus, actor Jeremy Renner in studio, and a dive into the life of Darko Milicic.
Kicked Out: 8/2/17
A former UCF kicker who lost his scholarship over his YouTube channel joins OTL. Then, Mike Tyson opens up about a traumatic past.
Fatal Attraction: 8/1/17
Kate Fagan fills in for Bob Ley. A Jets rookie says the football field is the 'perfect place to die'. Jose Fernandez would have been 25 as we take a look at an E:60 feature.
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