Le Batard & Friends - Mystery Crate
Episode Eighty-Three: 8/5/20
Dad Pod returns this week! Roy and Chris are joined by Domonique Foxworth. They share some laughs and learn a little bit from the guy Chris calls the "perfect person".
Episode Eighty-Two: 7/31/20
Anthony Calatayud breaks out the newest Mystery Crate series - Let's Eat - An audio tour of Miami's best restaurants with the chefs and culinary personalities behind their success. On this week's episode, Tony talks to South Beach pioneer and the mastermind behind Bodega Taqueria, Chef Bernie Matz.
Episode Eighty-One: 7/27/20
Season 1 of ESPN's #1 Challenge Podcast wraps up with the crew running ZJ's Final and handing out the end of season awards!
Episode Eighty : 7/22/20
Mike Ryan and Anthony Calatayud talk to Reyan Ali, author of NBA Jam (the book) about the history behind one of the biggest arcade games of the 90's.
Episode Seventy-Nine: 7/20/20
Dad Pod with Roy and Chris is back. This week they're joined by the wickedly talented, one and only, Elle Duncan.
Episode Seventy-Eight : 7/16/20
Spoiler Alert: ESPN's #1 Challenge Podcast is joined by the newly crowned seven-time Challenge champion Johnny Bananas to discuss his record setting win.
Episode Seventy-Seven: 7/13/20
This week on ESPN's #1 Challenge Podcast the crew discusses the most emotional episode of the season, breaks down a Hall Brawl with NFL Insider Field Yates and finally gets the answer to, "What's The Deal with Nelson," from the man himself, Nelson Thomas.
Episode Seventy-Six: 7/10/20
Dad Pod with Roy Bellamy and Chris Cote returns. This week the guys talk to ESPN's Mina Kimes about her relationship with her parents and some fun stories from her childhood.
Episode Seventy-Five: 7/8/20
Dan and Mike Ryan discuss the decision to cut the live radio show by an hour and what it means for the audience.
Episode Seventy-Four: 7/6/20
ESPNs #1 Challenge Podcast takes a trip down memory lane with Mike The Miz Mizanin, as he shares his favorite challenge of all time (spoiler: he flew a plane!), how hes branched into other reality TV and competition shows and his storied WWE career.
Episode Seventy-Three: 6/29/20
Kaycee Clark joins ESPN's #1 Challenge Podcast to discuss what we didn't see that went into her voting for Melissa instead of Bayleigh. Mr. Kravs also tells us the one thing that he liked on this week's episode.
Episode Seventy-Two: 6/26/20
Picking Jason Fitzs brain on country music. Jason shares fun stories from the road and discusses the genres shifting landscape with Mike.
Episode Seventy-One: 6/24/20
Dad Pod with Roy and Chris is back! This weeks guest is ESPNs Pablo Torre.
Episode Seventy : 6/22/20
ESPNs #1 Challenge Podcast returns as the crew is joined by one of the nicest guys in reality TV, Fessy Shafaat. Charlie convinces Ryan to alter his proprietary stat because he didnt like the results and Billy discovered a mistake in his #GrowTheShow campaign.
Episode Sixty-Nine: 6/19/20
Mike Ryan enlists the professional help of dialect coach Chris Lang to aid Mina Kimes in her quest to perfect her accent game.
Episode Sixty-Eight : 6/17/20
Dad Pod with Roy and Chris is back! This weeks guest is SportsCenters Randy Scott.
Episode Sixty-Seven: 6/15/20
The crew discusses MTVs decision to sever ties with Dee over controversial comments made on social media, while Mr. Kravs recaps the unedited Canadian version of the episode (which he didnt see). Eliz provides another recipe and E1CPs unofficial statistician Ryan shares an emotional stat of the week that left one person in tears.
Episode Sixty-Six : 6/12/20
Roy Bellamy and Chris Cote kick off their new series, Dad Pod, talking to ESPN personalities about their relationships with their fathers and families. Katie Nolan is the first guest!
Episode Sixty-Five: 6/10/20
Mike enlists the help of a Le Batard Reddit page moderator to answer your questions.
Episode Sixty-Four: 6/8/20
ESPNs #1 Challenge Podcast returns to its roots and transforms back to a Josh Pod after chatting with MTV Challenger and Big Brother 19 Champion Josh Martinez. Eliz shares a Josh-themed recipe and Ryan delivers his Challenge stat of the week.
Episode Sixty-Three: 6/5/20
Golf trick shot artist Tania Tare joined Chris and Billy to talk about how she went from never playing golf until she was 12 in New Zealand to a viral sensation.
Episode Sixty-Two: 6/3/20
Chris Cote talks to ESPN's Chris Fallica aka The Bear, about horse racing, working on College GameDay, and of course, food.
Episode Sixty-One: 6/1/20
Six-Time Challenge Champ Johnny Bananas joins the pod to discuss The Unholy Alliance and reveal a short-lived secret alliance: The Space Cowboys. The Crew also has an update on the Bring Laurel Back campaign and introduce The Jordan Wiseley Unofficial ESPN's #1 Challenge Podcast Statistician.
Episode Sixty: 5/28/20
Anthony Calatayud and Peter Rosenberg discuss some of the biggest names in hip-hop, what concerts will look like post-pandemic, his journey from Maryland to Hot97 and much more.
Episode Fifty-Nine: 5/26/20
Sarah Spain is a sports media star and host of the popular LeBatardAF podcast "That's What She Said!"... But what is she like at home? Who is she married to? What does her spouse think of the mean tweets she occasionally gets? Find out the answers to these questions and more as Sarah and her husband Brad answer questions asked by our Reddit community on this episode!
Episode Fifty-Eight: 5/25/20
Jordan Wiseley, 3-time Challenge champ, joins ESPN's #1 Challenge Podcast this week to talk about his elimination vs. The Loch Fess Monster, explain his Challenge training regimen, break down some video and play a game of "What's the Deal with Nelson?"
Episode Fifty-Seven: 5/21/20
A tragic update on Tim Jerns. The disgraced former Southeast Tulsa College Strength and Conditioning Coach had blamed Dan for creating a national controversy by calling his questionable training program into question. In the weeks since, Tim Jerns had been sleeping at Red Lobsters and formed a menacing football team that was driving through all parts of the country in hopes of playing pickup games.
Episode Fifty-Six: 5/20/20
Almost everyone has weighed in on ESPNs The Last Dance. However, there is a specific demographic that has been largely ignored and unfairly dragged through the mud throughout the entire series... Charlie Kravitz and GQs Clay Skipper speak up for the millennials.
Episode Fifty-Five: 5/18/20
Challenge legend, Laurel Stucky, joins ESPN's #1 Challenge Podcast! Elizabeth, Billy, Charlie Kravitz and Charlie Hulme get Laurel's thoughts on last week's episode and find out what it's really like to be on The Challenge. The crew also tries to convince Laurel to book some of her friends on the show.
Episode Fifty-Four : 5/14/20
Poop Sandwich! Bleacher Report's Jonathan Snowden wrote a spectacular book about Ken Shamrock titled "Shamrock: The World's Most Dangerous Man". This interview with Jonathan covers Ken Shamrock's professional wrestling career. It has to be heard to be believed. From sleeping with his on-camera sister to an incident with Triple H and a poop sandwich, you're going to be blown away by how crazy Ken Shamrock's life and wrestling career got.
Episode Fifty-Three: 5/12/20
David Gilmore is a lobbyist for NexGen Meats. He says he's speaking for the little man that's being forgotten as the government issues bailouts to hard-hit industries. Listen and decide for yourself.
Episode Fifty-Two: 5/11/20
The Challenge pod is back. Billy, Elizabeth, Kravitz and Hulme discuss the Zach and Jenna drama, the fallout from the Kailah and Bear hook up, a classic Josh blunder and being big timed by another Challenger.
Episode Fifty-One: 5/7/20
On this episode of Mystery Crate, its the return of Roylationships as Roy and his wife, Enide, discuss life under quarantine.
Episode Fifty: 5/6/20
Tim Jerns still burns. After losing everything following his controversial first interview with Dan Le Batard, Tim Jerns is attempting to pick himself up by his bootstraps and make something of himself again.
Episode Forty-Nine: 5/4/20
Billy Gil, Charlie Kravitz and Charlie Hulme were very excited to surprise E-Liz with a mystery guest from The Challenge. Unfortunately the mystery guest cancelled. The crew also discussed Cory almost blowing himself up, the Kailah and Bear love story and whether or not Rogan killed Jay.
Episode Forty-Eight: 4/30/20
Tampa slugger and friend of the show Andy Gango is a beloved fan favorite and one of the most colorful personalities in all of sports. Recently, his bizarre behavior on social media has left many confused. We reached out to Andy to see if he wanted to share what he was going through.
Episode Forty-Seven: 4/23/20
Dr. Garva Yules, a respected algorithmic professor, runs a simulation on one of the most powerful supercomputers on the planet to tell us how the NBA season would have gone. Plus, Tim and Jeff Kurkjian discuss their love of baseball with Greg and Chris Cote.
Episode Forty-Six: 4/20/20
Billy Gil, Charlie Kravitz, Charlie Hulme and E-Liz to discuss cooking, The Challenge, doughnuts, Super Bowl 53 and more. The crew also tries to figure out a pitch to get Johnny Bananas to join the show, and they break down Fessy's college game tape.
Episode Forty-Five: 4/16/20
The Return of Jerns! Tim Jerns joined the "Mystery Crate" two weeks ago to discuss his unconventional training methods at Southeast Tulsa College. Tim Jerns now alleges that Dan Le Batard ruined his life with that interview by taking him out of context. After some discussion, Jerns decided to return to the podcast and discuss the fallout from his controversial interview.
Episode Forty-Four: 4/10/20
Billy talks to Challenge historian Charlie Kravitz, aspiring Challenger Charlie Hulme and Love is Blind expert Elizabeth Fierman about reality competitions, pet raccoons and pregnancy pillows.
Episode Forty-Three: 4/2/20
Tim Jerns sits down with Dan Le Batard to discuss his controversial strength and conditioning program at Southeast Tulsa College that has made national news with their seemingly involuntary workouts that press on despite 3/4 of the country being under stay-at-home orders.
Episode Forty-Two: 3/26/20
The Shipping Container discusses what theyre doing while being stuck at home, how much art they have on their walls, parenting in the age of electronics and more.
Episode Forty-One: 3/19/20
The Shipping Container gives you an update on how theyre holding up in the age of social distancing.
Episode Forty : 3/12/20
Holly Gibney, Ralph and El Cuco join the gang to review the season finale of the Outsider.
Episode Thirty-Nine: 3/5/20
The Shipping Container discusses what game show they would want to be a part of and the jobs they would have if they werent in radio. Plus, the penultimate installment of Bachelor With The Boys.
Episode Thirty-Eight: 2/27/20
The Shipping Container sets out to fix the NBA dunk contest with the CEO of Team Flight Brothers and NBA dunk coach Chuck Millan.
Episode Thirty-Seven: 2/20/20
"Ya Never Know" searches for an important Greg Cote health update and Herculez Gomez previews the MLS season.
Episode Thirty-Six: 2/13/20
Miami Nightlife Legend Purple sits down with Billy and Allyson. Plus, Mike Golic Jr. drops by for another installment of Bachelor with the Boys
Episode Thirty-Five: 2/6/20
Allyson Turner gets annoyed with Billy Gil at the Super Bowl. Plus, Dan, Chris and Roy tour the Khan family mega yacht.
Episode Thirty-Four: 1/31/20
Patrick Mahomes, Jimmy Garoppolo, Richard Sherman, Travis Kelce, Andy Reid, Frank Clark and Dustin Colquitt preview Sunday's Big Game.
Episode Thirty-Three: 1/24/20
When the whole world crashes around "The Dan Le Batard Show with Stugotz" thanks to a disastrous Super Bowl week, listeners can point to this episode as the beginning of the end. This episode is essentially a 40-minute cry for help. Please enjoy our Super Bowl preview!
Episode Thirty-Two: 1/17/20
Mike corners AEW President Tony Khan and fires off as many wrestling questions he can. Plus, Billy tells us about "The Challenge" and Chris Cote debuts his new alter-ego, "Chip Flair".
Episode Thirty-One: 1/9/20
2020's star-studded first episode breaks down ABC's The Bachelor with Chris Cote, Anthony Calatayud and Mike Golic Jr. Plus, Mike Ryan, Stugotz and Izzy Gutierrez discuss the different stages of parenting.
Allyson Turner's Holiday Spectacular : 12/20/19
Billy Gil and Allyson Turner are joined by a litany of special guests in Allysons Holiday Spectacular!
Episode Twenty-Nine: 12/13/19
On this car-centric episode of the Mystery Crate, the Shipping Container discuss some pet peeves when it comes to driving on South Beach. Plus, Greg and Chris Cote head to the racetrack on a high speed 'Ya Never Know'.
Episode Twenty-Eight : 12/6/19
The Shipping Container and Greg Cote talk some ship with Anthonys bachelor party cruise a week away. Plus, the triumphant return of Naked Chris.
Episode Twenty-Seven: 11/22/19
Mike Golic Jr. makes his Mystery Crate debut to show the shipping container how to step up their kick game.
Episode Twenty-Six: 11/15/19
Toni Collins makes her return to the Mystery Crate. Plus, Ya Never Know is back by popular demand!
Episode Twenty-Five: 11/8/19
Nick Kostos has been described as a "high-energy gambling personality"... Naturally, Billy is worried about him. Nick brings his disdain for Pat Shurmur and his passion for Yeezy's over to the Mystery Crate and delivers a scorching hot Michael Jordan take.
Episode Twenty-Four: 11/1/19
This was supposed to be a heartfelt South Beach Session about a 30-year-friendship and the importance of having a mentor. However, Greg Cote was incapable of introspection so it devolved into something else.
Episode Twenty-Three: 10/25/19
SportCenters Toni Collins makes her Mystery Crate debut. Plus, Greg Cote flashes how hip he is to contemporary music.
Episode Twenty-Two : 10/18/19
Dion Waiters chats with Allyson, Billy and Chris. Plus, The Cotes debate with the rest of the crew over what makes Italian Food so great.
Episode Twenty-One: 10/11/19
The Miami Heat's Tyler Herro talks drip with Chris and Billy. Plus, The Ringer's Kevin Clark joins The Shipping Container for some hard-hitting football conversation that predictably devolves into something other than that.
Episode Twenty : 10/4/19
Heat Players Kelly Olynyk and Derrick Jones Jr. speak to Billy and Chris at Miami Heat Media Day. Plus, an all-new edition of Ya Never Know in which the gang tries to get to the bottom of some of Greg Cotes idiosyncrasies.
Episode Nineteen: 9/27/19
Its the much anticipated return of _______ ______s Fantasy ______. Plus, the unveiling of a brand new segment called _____ ___ with Chris, Roy and special guest ____ ____.
Episode Eighteen : 9/20/19
Tanking is becoming more of an issue in American sports. This week, _____ ______ & _____ __________ join Mike to have a roundtable discussion on some potential creative and practical tanking solutions for each major sport.
Episode Seventeen: 9/13/19
We celebrate ____ _____s birthday by giving you an episode with a heavy dose of ____! Dan and Stu join in on the fun! Plus, an interesting interview with a ___ ___.
Episode Sixteen: 8/30/19
____ _________ and Chris Cote obsess over the ____ sensation thats taken the country by storm. Plus, a #LOUR beef goes next level and ___ makes a special appearance.
Episode Fifteen : 8/16/19
The ______ Party makes its Mystery Crate debut with a look at what's arguably the best rivalry in sports. Plus, Stugotz and Greg Cote join in on the _______ ________ fun!
Episode Fourteen: 8/9/19
Chris, Mike, ____ & _____ ________ get you pumped for the ___________ ______ season! Plus, the _________ lost tapes!
Episode Thirteen: 8/2/19
The Cote's interview ___ _____ about his journey and passion for our radio show. Also, Billy, Allyson, Roy and ______ _______ enter "THE _____ZONE!"
Episode Twelve : 7/26/19
It's a ___ centric episode of Mystery Crate! He's known as the Shipping Container's "Man of Mystery" and this week, along with his ____, _____, provide a rare glimpse into his private life.
Episode Eleven : 7/19/19
Its a Mina Kimes Mystery Crate Spectacular! Mina joins ___ & _____ to discuss the sensational ___ Little ____ and _____ occupies her time with hot ___________ takes!
Episode Ten: 7/12/19
The ________ _________ attempts to help someone out who is suffering from a bizarre _________ _____. Also, ____ has secretly been working with a _____ ________ for a couple years and talks to __-______ ____ ____ to discuss it.
Episode Nine: 6/28/19
_______ returns to the Mystery Crate to debut a brand new stupid segment called "____ to ____" and Chris shares an embarrassing story with ____.
Episode Eight: 6/21/19
Mystery Crate listeners finally hear _______'s voice on the pod! ___ flashes his legendary interview skills for the first time ever on Mystery Crate and is joined by _____ _______ who tells us all about Kurt ______ and _______! Plus, another edition of __ _____ ____.
Episode Seven: 6/14/19
A fascinating look inside the world's largest _____ with ____ & _____. Plus, the most famous ____ in sports joins the Shipping Container and special guest _____ ______ for an ultra-rare interview!
Episode Six : 6/7/19
Back by popular demand ______ ______ and _____ ______ join "The Shipping Container" for a wide ranging conversation... But it really just turns into The Shipping Container hoping _____ and _____ don't rip each other's heads off.
Episode Five : 5/31/19
Old _____ _______ and Corporate __________ ____ join "The Shipping Container" to preview the __________ ______ _____ and hopefully not bore Billy. Plus, ____ ____ shares with us his shocking past as a ______ planning ________ entrepreneur and ____ gets serious for a moment and welcomes an author on to discuss the tragic tale of ____ ______.
Episode Four: 5/24/19
Not a lot of mystery to this one. Its the LAF live show from the Gramercy Theatre in NYC.
Episode Three: 5/10/19
The ________ _________ explores _____ _____ and ____ reveals whether or not they are a billionaire. Plus, ____ and _____ return with a new __ _____ ____
Episode Two: 5/3/19
It's ???? ????????'s "May the 4th Be With You ???? ???? Extravaganza". ???? chats with ???? ?????? about the ???? ???? films. With celebrity reactions to the latest ???? ???? trailer. ???? explains the ???? ???? expo to the shipping container and interviews a person in charge of organizing a ???? ????-themed speed dating event at the expo.
Episode One: 4/26/19
In the debut episode of Mystery Crate, ????? ???? and ???? ???? talk about their experience with his ?????? ?????, and ??????? and the entire Shipping Container welcome ??????? to the family as she shares her story around her ?????????? to ??? ???????? and other things you wouldn't already know.
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