Mike Greenberg brings his unmatched depth of sports knowledge, fun and entertainment back to ESPN Radio on a daily basis. 'Greeny' will keep the audience up to date on the never-ending breaking news in the sports world that matters most to his listeners. He'll be joined regularly by the biggest names in the game covering all angles of the sports world. If it matters in sports, it matters to Greeny. This is the home for hourly podcasts of the show.
Hour 1: Jim Kelly: 11/28/23
Evan Cohen, Michelle Smallmon, & Chris Canty, in for Greeny, discuss the importance of Giving Tuesday and the V Foundation's support of cancer research. We examine the future of the Bears after their 12-10 MNF win last night. We could have unprecedented HC turnover in the NFL and the great Jim Kelly joins the show for an emotional conversation about his battle with cancer and his son's passing. We wrap up the hour reacting to the Panthers owner putting his foot in his mouth again. Plus, a 30 year deal! v.org/donate
Hour 2: Giving Tuesday: 11/28/23
Evan Cohen & Michelle Smallmon, in for Greeny, discuss the impact of Giving Tuesday and the V Foundation before having a laugh at the set up of the studio they are in. We hear the crew's best impressions before breaking down Jim Harbaugh throwing water on the fire of the Michigan / Ohio State rivalry. Sneaky Cam Trivia is followed by an odds breakdown of the Super Bowl favorites. We wrap up the show hearing Stuart Scott's iconic ESPYS speech from 2014 and trying to make sense of the Panthers owner's confusing press conference. Plus, divorce court! v.org/donate
Hour 1: Stereocausal: 11/27/23
Evan Cohen, in for Greeny, reacts to the breaking news that the Panthers fired HC Frank Reich and Hembo believes the state of that franchise is worse than any other in sports. We take calls from sad Panthers fans before debating Josh Allen's boom-or-bust playstyle in the Eagles 37-34 thriller OT win against Buffalo. We wrap up the hour with a hot take from Evan about which CFB rivalry game is really the best. Plus, a dictionary lesson!
Hour 2: That's Ridiculous: 11/27/23
Evan Cohen, in for Greeny, continues to break down the Panthers firing Frank Reich with Hembo and explains how bleak the situation in Carolina is. Jalen Hurts is redefining the word clutch and reminds one of our hosts of the GOAT. We play Real vs Fake from NFL Week 12 and examine if it's a foregone conclusion that Bill Belichick is done in New England. We wrap up the show playing an extra sneaky edition of Sneaky Hembo Trivia and discuss if Bears HC Matt Eberflus's job is on the line tonight in Minnesota. Plus, cauliflower soup!
Hour 1: Thanksgiving Leftovers: 11/24/23
Gabe Neitzel and Jeff Thurn are filling in for Greeny and dive into the leftovers from Thanksgiving NFL. We breakdown the big wins by the Cowboys and 49ers, and debate if the Lions should be worried? We also check the temperature of some NFL Head Coaches seats and who could be the next coach to be let go. We also examine the win by the Packers and can Jordan Love lead Green Bay back to the playoffs
Hour 2: Ed Werder and Amber Wilson: 11/24/23
Gabe Neitzel and Jeff Thurn are filling in for Greeny today and kick off Hour two by chatting with ESPN Cowboys Reporter Ed Werder. We breakdown the Cowboys big win on Thanksgiving and debate if Dak can win MVP. Dolphins Fanatic and Host of "Amber and Ian," Amber Wilson joins the show to preview Jets and Dolphins later today
Hour 1: Happy Thanksgiving: 11/23/23
Aaron Goldhammer and Jeff Thurn are filling for Greeny on Thanksgiving and get you ready for a full day of Football and Food! We also hear from Gregg Popovich after trying to coach the fans, Russell Wilson on why everyday is Thanksgiving and Drew Brees. Plus, we have a Sneaky Hembo Trivia Question
Hour 2: The State of Ohio: 11/23/23
Aaron Goldhammer and Jeff Thurn are filling in for Greeny on Thanksgiving and kick off hour two with a round of Real vs Fake about todays games and why does Jeff hate Cleveland? We also preview The Game between Ohio State and Michigan this Saturday.
Hour 1: Ayers Rock : 11/22/23
Evan Cohen (in for Greeny) asks if Ohio State fans would rather beat Michigan or win the National Championship? Washington jumped Florida State last night in the CFP - is that the right move? Deion Sanders doesn't know where Mt. Rushmore is... and Hembo is less than pleased.
Hour 2: Souf Side: 11/22/23
Evan Cohen (in for Greeny) weighs in on Tom Brady's comments with Stephen A. Smith and is joined by Freddie and Harry's Harry Douglas as Harry is upset with thievery allegations. Plus, Hembo has a "General Knowledge Wednesday" Trivia question... and we do the ESPN Radio Pick 'Em Challenge.
Hour 1: firstname.lastname@example.org: 11/21/23
Evan Cohen, in for Greeny, chats with Sal Paolantonio about a gritty 21-17 win for the Eagles over the Chiefs...and Sal casually reveals a close friendship with one of the biggest movie stars of all time. Evan and Hembo talk about if we got a glimpse into an unpleasant future for the Chiefs last night and if the Eagles or 49ers are the NFC favorites. Hembo has an insane choice for the woman in the world that is more famous than Taylor Swift. The Steelers did something for the first time since World War 2 and are celebrated for it. Plus, the German chancellor.
Hour 2: Cookie Thief: 11/21/23
Evan Cohen, in for Greeny, has a great conversation with Drew Brees about Sean Payton's influence on Russell Wilson, a shocking revelation about his famously injured shoulder, which QB he'd start a team with right now, and what teams are getting WRONG in their draft evaluation process. There is a desserts thief in ESPN Radio's midst and the crew cooks up a plan to catch the crook. We wrap up the show with Sneaky Hembo Trivia centered around America's Team. Plus, a new southpaw!
Hour 1: Rock Bottom: 11/20/23
Greeny talks to Domonique Foxworth & Rex Ryan about the Jets hitting rock bottom and the Bills' playoff hopes. We preview Chiefs / Eagles and make fun of another ridiculous outfit from Hembo. Greeny's Week 11 Takes include multiple coaches whose time is up and a coach that is recapturing his former glory. Did we count the Bills out too soon? Buster Olney joins the show to debate Hembo's Josh Allen-Aaron Judge comparison and Greeny is fed up with Brandon Staley's petulance. Plus, three bat cracks.
Hour 2: Inconceivable: 11/20/23
Greeny talks about the greatest brothers in NFL history before answering "One Question" about the biggest storylines from the football weekend which include a vicious defense and a coach on the hot seat. We play Sneaky Hembo Trivia which has another predictable result and debate what the Mount Rushmore of NFL coaches is. Greeny picks the Chiefs / Eagles MNF game and foretells danger for Michigan football. Plus, inconceivable!
Hour 1: Pass The Blunt: 11/17/23
Greeny talks to Dan Graziano and Mike Tannenbaum about a devastating loss for the Bengals and two crushing injuries to Joe Burrow and Mark Andrews. They also talk about the Michigan sign stealing scandal and Greeny explains why it's so important to capitalize on championship windows. The Steelers have a cakewalk to the playoffs and we discuss the need for transparency from teams and leagues in the age of legalized sports betting. Hembo defends his opinion that the Yankees should trade Gerrit Cole and we talk about if he is a big partier. The answer? A resounding no. Plus, Eddie Lopat.
Hour 2: Cheating: 11/17/23
Greeny is devastated that great NFL players keep getting injured...the league is worse for it. The Michigan sign stealing scandal is about to hit the iceberg according to Greeny and Hembo. We play Sneaky Hembo Trivia and Greeny addresses Charissa Thompsons's admission about her sideline reporting and subsequent apology she released. Joe Fortenbaugh joins the show to give his best bets of the weekend and we react to the news that Michigan fired its LB coach
Hour 1: Parent of the Year: 11/16/23
Evan Cohen, in for Greeny, discusses with Hembo if Jayson Tatum is the early MVP favorite. We hear a WILD story from Doc Rivers and take calls on which athletes would be the best / worst babysitters. Evan and Hembo disagree about who's to blame for Mac Jones' regression in New England and we wrap up the hour with a suggestion that one Cy Young winner should be traded. Plus, the wrong Evan Cohen!
Hour 2: Too Soon: 11/16/23
Evan Cohen, in for Greeny, welcomes Sal Paolantonio to the show to preview the Eagles / Chiefs Super Bowl Rematch on Monday. Evan, Hembo and the hashtag crew line Josh Allen up against every other QB in the league to determine if he's still Top 10 right now. We wrap up the show with Sneaky Hembo Trivia and a Bengals/Ravens preview. Plus, Vincent Van Gogh catches a stray!
Hour 1: Forehand Slap: 11/15/23
Greeny talks to Jeff Saturday about Deshaun Watson's season-ending shoulder surgery as well as the Bills firing OC Ken Dorsey and why Jeff thinks it was a huge misstep. Greeny thinks Watson's career might never get back on track and expresses his distaste for a question posed by a member of the hashtag crew. Show beef erupts between us and the morning show in a debate about Josh Allen's greatness and we play Sneaky Hembo Trivia to wrap up the hour. Plus, the fight absolutely no one wants to see!
Hour 2: Jekyll and Hyde: 11/15/23
Greeny and Hembo talk about where Deshaun Watson's trade will rank among the worst of all time. Is it worth it for Aaron Rodgers to come back at all? We discuss players, like James Harden, who have tarnished their legacy in such a short amount of time. Hembo gives his best bets for the NBA slate tonight and Greeny foresees a lengthy suspension for Draymond Green. How good are villains for sports? We wrap up the show talking about if Deion Sanders will want to coach elsewhere in the near future. Plus, NUTS!
Hour 1: Divorceable: 11/14/23
Greeny talks to Dan Graziano and Domonique Foxworth about Josh Allen's turnover problems and the coaching issues that caused the Bills' disgraceful lost on MNF. We break down if the title window is closing in Buffalo, who is most to blame, and where Josh Allen's career will rank when it's all said and done. Hembo's wife called him out on his outfit yesterday, just like we did. Greeny is excited about the launch of ESPN BET and is upset with a member of the crew for using odd terminology to describe the new app. Plus, rack and pinion steering...what is it?
Hour 2: Monkey's Paw: 11/14/23
Greeny reacts to another tweet from Trevon Diggs disparaging Josh Allen and believes this is a harbinger of things to come. Cam used a strange expression to describe James Harden's rough start in LA and Greeny is frustrated by his staff's inability to speak plainly. We react to the BREAKING NEWS that the Bills fired OC Ken Dorsey mere moments after we predicted they would and play a Bills-themed Sneaky Hembo Trivia. Greeny reacts to an epic rant from Chris Russo on Jim Harbaugh and Michigan before examining why Steelers fans aren't as enchanted with Mike Tomlin as we are. Plus, who's going to hell?
Hour 1: Weak Move: 11/13/23
Greeny talks to Tedy Bruschi and Rex Ryan about the biggest NFL storylines coming out of Week 10. We have a mind-blowing statistic showing the extraordinary parity that exists in the NFL right now. Week 10 Takes include the worst team ever, a sneaky Super Bowl team, and a renamed award. The hashtag crew discusses the 49ers' resurgent win and Greeny rants about the Big 10's decision to suspend Jim Harbaugh late on Friday. Plus, $76M goes a long way!
Hour 2: Bert and Ernie: 11/13/23
Greeny and Hembo talk about if CJ Stroud should be THE favorite to win MVP...and Greeny laments the fact that the Vikings are winning with Josh Dobbs and his Jets remain stubborn at QB. Greeny and the crew once again talk about the Sexiest Man Alive issue and Hembo gets called out for his ridiculous outfit. Greeny gives his 5 Worst NFL Teams To Root For and we talk about some omissions from the list. We play Sneaky Hembo Trivia, react again to the Big 10's suspension, and pick the MNF game. Plus, hoodies and blazers?
Hour 1: Trivia God: 11/10/23
Greeny talks to Chris Canty about the upcoming announcement of Michigan's punishment, Justin Fields' football future, and Bryce Young's rough start to his NFL career. Greeny and the hashtag crew discuss if Jim Harbaugh could end up in Chicago next season and what a fair punishment would be for him this season. We play Sneaky Hembo Trivia in which one of the hashtag crew members has a virtuoso performance. The hour wraps up with a debate about Alexander the Great and Genghis Khan's dominance as military generals. Plus, what is Cam's last name?
Hour 2: Cute Little Note: 11/10/23
Greeny and Hembo talk about what's at stake with the Big 10's impending announcement for Michigan's punishment as the Wolverines prepare to play Penn State tomorrow. Joe Fortenbaugh joins the show to take Hembo to task for ranking James Harden over a beloved Philly athlete, gives his best bets of the weekend, and help Greeny with a ridiculous marriage problem. We wrap up the show with NFL picks for the weekend and Who Ya Got as always, where Greeny has a baffling answer to a simple question. Plus, is Connor Stalions in the room?
Hour 1: Damn Hoover: 11/9/23
Greeny talks to Alan Hahn and Kimberley Martin about the Michigan sign stealing scandal as well as the mishandling of QB situations in Chicago and New York. Greeny gives some advice to the Big 10 in handling Jim Harbaugh's punishment and Hembo can't answer a simple question which angers everyone. We find out more about the backstory of the mercurial Connor Stalions, who Greeny is more fascinated by every day. Plus, what's the vacuum market in Ann Arbor?
Hour 2: Hanbo: 11/9/23
Greeny reads a tweet from a listener criticizing "Hanbo" so the crew decrees that Hembo no longer exists. Greeny gives his best bets for NFL awards midway through the season before we play Sneaky Hanbo trivia. An ESPN PA was bragging about never missing a day and predictably called out sick today. Greeny and Hanbo debate where James Harden's greatness ranks in NBA history. Greeny picks an ugly TNF game and Hanbo shares his most overrated war general in history.
Hour 1: Bunt More: 11/8/23
Greeny talks to Jeff Saturday about the conundrum the Jets have at QB with Robert Saleh dodging questions about the situation yesterday. Greeny and Jeff discuss how one's perspective changes after going through a seminal life event. Greeny and the hashtag crew speculate what the punishment will be for Jim Harbaugh and Michigan and we play Sneaky Hembo Trivia. The hour wraps up with Hembo criticizing the Yankees for their approach to yesterday's media availabilities. Plus, should you bunt more?
Hour 2: Yates Discrepancy: 11/8/23
Greeny and Hembo pay tribute to Veterans Day and discuss athletes who served the US military. Greeny is taking a victory lap after Aaron Rodgers suggested to Pat McAfee he intends to return the exact week Greeny has repeatedly said he would. The hashtag crew help Greeny with a fantasy football problem as he has Josh Jacobs on his team, but the Raiders are playing his beloved Jets. Jason Kelce is one of 2023's Sexiest Men Alive and Hembo is taking credit. Greeny demands his producers "Get Yates!" for his fantasy football problem and they overdeliver on the assignment. Plus, what is Greeny's type?
Hour 1: No Laughter, No Joy, No Mirth: 11/7/23
Greeny talks to Domonique Foxworth and Jeff Saturday about another depressing offensive output for the Jets in their 27-6 loss to the Chargers. Greeny continues to wallow in his despair and can't fathom why the team can't see that their QB is unfit to lead. Hembo aims to provide a moment of levity during these trying times and fails miserably. We wrap up the hour with an endless barrage of sad Jets statistics. Plus, is Robert Saleh coloring his beard?
Hour 2: Nationally Recognized Facial Recognition Expert: 11/7/23
Greeny gives one final sad soliloquy on the Jets loss before reacting to an astounding TV rating for the Chiefs/Dolphins game over the weekend. He gives his 5 NFL HC Hot Seats and predicts Bill Belichick's coaching future. The hashtag crew discusses the worst NFL HCs to get a second chance, identifies the most awkward upcoming Thanksgiving dinner, and has yet another laugh about the latest development in the ridiculous Michigan sign-stealing scandal. Plus, how honorable is it to win the King-Sun Fu Prize?
Hour 1: Himothy Johnson III: 11/6/23
Greeny talks to Ryan Clark and Rex Ryan about an epic weekend in the NFL. They cover the Cowboys soul-crushing loss in Philly, CJ Stroud's historic performance, and if the Ravens are the best team. Greeny's Top 5 Week 9 Takeaways include his new favorite player, a coach who should be ashamed of himself, and a franchise that has hit rock bottom. Greeny reacts to updated news about the Big 10's investigation into Michigan and wraps up the hour talking about why Dak Prescott is NOT to blame for the Cowboys loss. Plus, is Danny DeVito the Giants' best option at QB?
Hour 2: Fly Eagles Fly: 11/6/23
Greeny loves the NYC marathon...and we explain why Jason Kelce has it way worse than his brother, Travis. We're taken aback at the media peppering Bill Belichick with questions about his job security and Greeny gives his Top 5 Cowboys/Eagles Takeaways. Greeny gives his Top 5 Stats from the Weekend which include a historic rookie performance and one of the worst offensive outputs in NFL history. We play Sneaky Hembo Trivia and address some breaking news about one NFL QB's injury. Greeny picks the Monday Night Football game and the show wraps up with Bubba singing "Fly Eagles Fly" as punishment for his Cowboys losing. Plus, does Hembo have paparazzi following him?
Hour 1: I Have Seen The Future: 11/3/23
Greeny talks with Dan Graziano about the Steelers' improbable 5-3 record despite their anemic offensive output. They also discuss the biggest three games of the weekend and the hashtag crew brainstorms other coaches who have done more with less than Mike Tomlin. Greeny answers the biggest questions about each of the biggest NFL games and we play an NBA edition of Sneaky Cam Trivia. Greeny is already enamored with Victor Wembanyama and we preview the NBA in-season tournament.
Hour 2: Anonymous Tip: 11/3/23
Greeny thinks we're past the point of no return in the Michigan sign-stealing scandal and that it will lead to Jim Harbaugh taking an NFL HC job with a team with a superstar QB next season. James Harden continues to make Greeny aggravated over his inflated sense of self in his opening comments with the Clippers. Joe Fortenbaugh joins the show to to give his best bets of the weekend and someone tipped off the show crew about a funny interaction Greeny had with a Jets star. We wrap up the show with Greeny LOVING the new Beatles song and Who Ya Got. Plus, lots of yelling about a meatball sub.
Hour 1: Giants of the Game: 11/2/23
Greeny talks to Damien Woody and Kimberley Martin about some contenders for best game of the year this NFL weekend as well as if the Cowboys made a mistake not acquiring someone at the trade deadline. Greeny pays tribute to the legendary and complicated coach Bob Knight, who passed away at age 83. We play Sneaky Cam Trivia and discuss yet another mysterious absence by Hembo. We wrap up the hour recapping the Rangers first World Series win.
Hour 2: Fool Me Five Times: 11/2/23
Greeny can't help but laugh at the Clippers affirming their belief in James Harden's desire to win a title in LA given his track record. Big Ten schools seem to be turning on Michigan which reemphasizes just how serious the sign stealing scandal has become. Bubba is mad at the NCAA for a stupid rule that is preventing one team from reaching their full potential and someone spilled beer on the Jazz radio broadcast equipment. Greeny gives his final thoughts on the passing of Bob Knight and reads the saddest statistic one team has ever had. We wrap up the show talking about record-high NFL ratings and previewing Titans @ Steelers tonight.
Hour 1: Laughingstock: 11/1/23
Greeny talks to Kimberley Martin and Jeff Saturday about the Raiders firing HC Josh McDaniels and GM Dave Ziegler and the Bears firing RB coach David Walker. They discuss the rudderless ships those two organizations have become. Greeny can't believe what has become of the once-proud Raiders franchise and blames owner Mark Davis for the laughingstock they have become after they fired Josh McDaniels last night. Hembo can't believe the Bears traded away a 2nd round pick for DE Montez Sweat and claims he got a lot of support for his anti-Halloween statements yesterday. Midshow, the Raiders fire their OC Mick Lombardi and we wrap up recapping Game 4 of the World Series. Plus, what constitutes a pagan element?
Hour 2: Sign Stealer Guy: 11/1/23
Greeny and the hashtag crew discuss Nikki and Jake's reaction to the conversation had about them yesterday. We also spend a solid half hour laughing about how ridiculous the Michigan sign stealing story is, especially Central Michigan's reaction to Connor Stalions' CIA-level infiltration of their sideline. Greeny wonders what the ultimate consequences will be for both Jim Harbaugh and the program. The Raiders have once again made a roster change and we play a championship-themed Sneaky Hembo Trivia. We wrap up the show discussing if it's a big deal that Travis Kelce attended World Series Game 4 last night. Plus, two coaches could be in cahoots!
Hour 1: Hembo Lecter: 10/31/23
Greeny talks to Dan Graziano and Jeff Saturday about the Lions 26-14 win over the Raiders and if Davante Adams will be traded today. Hembo hates Halloween and candy and the rest of the hashtag crew is disgusted by this abhorrent opinion. Greeny discusses the James Harden trade to the Clippers and why he's so sick of him. We wrap up the hour recapping Game 3 of the World Series and a huge misstep the Raiders made after the tumultuous 2021 season. Plus, do priests eat Kit-Kats?
Hour 2: Whatever His Name Is: 10/31/23
Greeny and the hashtag crew discuss Saquon Barkley's dad wearing a Jets jersey when his son was playing against the team. We also talk about Greeny's daughter's boyfriend rooting against Greeny's team in his home. Two great rants come from Willie Colon, who is frustrated with Zach Wilson's poor play, and Dabo Swinney, who was fed up with a fan who called into his radio show to question his worth as Clemson's HC. We get breaking news on a trade in Chicago, play Sneaky Hembo Trivia, and get trades that Hembo wants to see to wrap up the show. Plus, who is Jack?
Hour 1: Sports Equinox: 10/30/23
Greeny talks to Domonique Foxworth about the Cowboys impressive win, the horrible Jets/Giants game, and the surging Bengals. Today is the only day in 2023 where all four major U.S. sports leagues (NFL, NBA, MLB, and NHL) hold games on the same day and Greeny is thrilled about it. His NFL takes include a new AFC favorite, a fantastic rookie debut, and a game that set football back 50 years. We discuss a potential hashtag crew show bet for Eagles/Cowboys and play Sneaky Hembo Trivia. Greeny gives well wishes to Matthew Perry and his family after he tragically passed at age 54 over the weekend. Plus, how good of a singer is Bubba?
Hour 2: Luciano Pavarotti: 10/30/23
Greeny talks with former hashtag crew member Nuno about Giants/Jets, one of the worst games of football ever seen. We continue to discuss a potential crew bet for Eagles/Cowboys this weekend and dive into how high the league's parity is right now. We play Overreaction / Not An Overreaction from the weekend's action and Greeny wants all teams to return to their throwback jerseys. Greeny and Hembo preview Game 3 of the World Series and talk about how well the pitch clock worked this season. Plus, does Bubba look like an Italian opera singer?
Hour 1: Blind Defense: 10/27/23
Evan Cohen, Michelle Smallmon & Chris Canty, in for Greeny, talk about why they still aren't quite sold on Josh Allen and the Bills as contenders. Alan Hahn joins the show to talk about why he's so frustrated with the NBA's stars, a dazzling debut on the court last night, and a team that's better without one of the league's best players. We wrap up the hour with Hembo disputing Canty's doubt in Buffalo. Plus, could a defense of blind players intercept Josh Allen?
Hour 2: Sinusitis: 10/27/23
Evan Cohen, in for Greeny, chastises Hembo about his obscure knowledge of old baseball stats and news. We discuss Josh Allen's historical comparison and play Sneaky Hembo Trivia. Joe Fortenbaugh joins the show to give his best bets of the weekend and celebrate the anniversary of one of the greatest moments in sports history. We wrap up the show playing Who Ya Got and previewing the World Series. Plus, could an Ibuprofen help you survive falling off of Niagara Falls?
Hour 1: Hocco: 10/26/23
Evan Cohen, Michelle Smallmon & Chris Canty, in for Greeny, react to Victor Wembanyama's NBA debut and discuss the lofty expectations that have been set for him. We might find out a lot about Brock Purdy this weekend without him even playing...and we take calls on if the 49ers will drop off without him. We wrap up the hour with Sneaky Cam Trivia and a discussion about what category of food hot dogs fall under.
Hour 2: High Five: 10/26/23
Evan Cohen, Michelle Smallmon and Chris Canty, in for Greeny, talk about how ridiculous it is that the Bulls had a players-only meeting after their first game. Bryce Young and CJ Stroud square off this weekend...are the Panthers already having buyer's remorse? We discuss Dusty Baker's retirement as well as his greatest accomplishment of all time: playing a part in inventing the high five. We wrap up the show talking about funeral etiquette, if Anthony Davis is a #1 guy, and the ramifications in Buffalo if the Bills lose tonight.
Hour 1: Numb: 10/25/23
Greeny talks to Marcus Spears and Jeff Saturday about two big NFL trades they'd like to see executed before the deadline next week. Hembo and Cam are wallowing in despair after the latest Philly sports collapse and we discuss if there is a flaw in the MLB postseason format with the 84-win Diamondbacks having a shot at the title. Booger McFarland calls into the show to dispute Greeny and Hembo's claims about the current playoff structure in sports, specifically baseball. Plus, the funniest analogy of all time.
Hour 2: 1985 Bears: 10/25/23
Greeny is fascinated by the curse that seems to follow Chase Claypool everywhere he goes. Greeny has bad allergies and the hashtag crew discuss their worst ever losses as sports fans coming off of the Phillies collapse last night. We play a spirited edition of Sneaky Hembo Trivia in which Bubba makes the worst guess in trivia history. Greeny discusses Colts owner Jim Irsay's tweet asking for penalties to be made reviewable in the final two minutes of games. We wrap up the show with the 37th anniversary of Bill Buckner's error and a chat about the best calls in sports history.
Hour 1: He's No Larry Bird: 10/24/23
Greeny talks to Dan Graziano and Domonique Foxworth about the Vikings' stunning upset of the 49ers last night. This might be the best sports week of the entire year and Aaron Rodgers once again reaffirmed his desire to return this season. Hembo and Cam are on pins and needles as their Phillies approach Game 7 tonight and we may have just seen the best performance in postseason history in the ALCS. Michigan football might be in serious trouble, we play Sneaky Hembo Trivia, and have the lamest sports debate of all time. Seriously, the lamest.
Hour 2: That's A Good One: 10/24/23
Greeny chats with Brian Windhorst about Michigan's sign-stealing scandal as well as Giannis Antetokounmpo's surprising contract extension in Milwaukee. We also cover the James Harden conundrum and the favorites in each conference...one of which might be fairly top heavy. We delve into the confounding story of why the NFL is upset with the Falcons...and it has to do with one of the best young players in the sport. Plus, Greeny heard back from Chris "Mad Dog" Russo on the great Nellie Fox vs Chase Utley debate of 2023.
Hour 1: Dressed For A Fight: 10/23/23
Greeny talks with Ryan Clark about the biggest stories from this NFL weekend including some teams that we changed our mind on...and we listen to an expletive-filled rant from Commanders DT Jonathan Allen after another crushing loss. Greeny was hungover yesterday and delves into his biggest takeaways from the NFL weekend including one team that got screwed, a team he cursed last week, and a budding QB controversy. The hour wraps up with a recap of the biggest game of the weekend (Dolphins @ Eagles) and more discussion on the Tush Push.
Hour 2: Low High Fade: 10/23/23
Greeny chats with former producer Nuno Teixeira about if the Giants are better off with Tyrod Taylor. We discuss which team we changed our mind on the most this weekend before playing Sneaky Hembo Trivia. We evaluate some overreactions from this NFL weekend and Greeny places his KOD pick for Monday Night Football. The show wraps up with a discussion about Hembo's controversial haircut, a recap of the epic night at Chicago Sam's, and some preview for the LCS games tonight.
Hour 1: Curse of the Cambino: 10/20/23
Greeny talks to Dan Graziano & Mike Tannenbaum about the Jaguars 5-2 start, Russell Wilson being on borrowed time, and the NFL trade deadline. Greeny thinks Davante Adams' comments about his usage are flat out wrong and Cam gets blamed for the Phillies Game 3 NLCS loss for refusing to go to Arizona for the series. The crew debates if Torey Lovullo made the right call pulling his pitcher while he was dealing and we wrap up the hour with Greeny confounded by the NCAA's investigation into Michigan and Jim Harbaugh.
Hour 2: Connor Cook: 10/20/23
Greeny chats with Bobby Carpenter about Michigan's sign-stealing scandal and the huge OSU/PSU game this weekend. Hembo asked Greeny if he needed to use the bathroom this morning and it made him extremely uncomfortable. Joe Fortenbaugh joins the show to give his best bets of the weekend and to address the bathroom controversy. We discuss if Jose Altuve will make the Hall of Fame before playing a contentious edition of Sneaky Hembo Trivia. As always, we wrap up the week with Who Ya Got.
Hour 1: Babe Ruth In High Heels: 10/19/23
Greeny talks Damien Woody about an incident that occurred this morning on Get Up before breaking down the reason for Jalen Hurts' recent regression and the red hot Lions. Greeny is fed up with James Harden blaming everyone else for his problems. Jessica Mendoza joins the show to recap a stunning moment on TV this morning and the debate about Cam's pending trip to Arizona this weekend. She helps break down both LCS games tonight before we play Sneaky Hembo Trivia. Plus, Davante Adams said WHAT about his team's recent wins?
Hour 2: The Next Joe Burrow: 10/19/23
Greeny tips his cap to the legendary Burt Young (Paulie from the Rocky movies) who passed away at 83. Greeny thinks there's a college QB who is the second coming of Joe Burrow and we examine the greatness of the 2020 QB draft class. We discuss and take calls on if we are getting away from what makes football great or if it's better than it's ever been. The show wraps up with potentially losing the best thing about CFB and some picks for TNF and the LCS games.
Hour 1: Oat Milk Latte: 10/18/23
Greeny talks to Kimberley Martin and Jeff Saturday about the latest NFL news. We find out just how different Greeny and Jeff are and answer once and for all the question: can you laugh too loud at a comedy show? The Patriots are going from bad to worse and the Phillies are playing at a historic level in the NLCS right now. We wrap up the hour discussing if football is better than it used to be despite the physicality of the game being diminished. Plus, the GOAT speaks and he's got a lot to say!
Hour 2: Chicago Sam's: 10/18/23
Greeny chats with ESPN Baseball Analyst Jessica Mendoza about the historic Phillies offense as well as the power of the presence of greatness. Greeny keeps getting called out for believing that Aaron Rodgers can return this season both by his audience and his colleagues. Parity is higher than ever before in the NFL and we get some tough news about one of the league's most promising talents. We wrap up the show with Greeny and Hembo offering to send Cam to Arizona to watch his Phillies take on the Diamondbacks in Game 5 of the NLCS. Also, is Eric real?
Hour 1: They Are Chargering: 10/17/23
Greeny talks to Sal Paolantonio and Domonique Foxworth about the Cowboys 20-17 win over the Chargers last night and debate who the NFC's best team is. Greeny explains why Archie Manning was right not to let his son go to the Chargers...they prove it every game! Plus, scoring is down all around the NFL. We play Sneaky Hembo Trivia and wrap up the hour with a Phillies NLCS recap and a debate about just how great one legendary baseball player was.
Hour 2: Drunk and Snorting: 10/17/23
Greeny and Hembo debate just how great Reggie Jackson was. Greeny's wife Stacy told him he laughed too loudly at a comedy show they went to and he tries to defend his honor. Greeny talks about the best NFC QB right now...it's not who you'd expect. Plus, has one MVP candidate regressed significantly since last season? We wrap up the show discussing Oregon HC Dan Lanning's aggressive play calling on Saturday against Washington.
Hour 1: Stunned: 10/16/23
Greeny chats with Rex Ryan about the Jets shocking win over the Eagles, who the second best team in the NFC is, why the Patriots look so bad, and the bizarre loss the Giants suffered to the Bills last night. Greeny is stunned by the Jets performance and rubs it in the faces of Hembo and Cam. The 1972 Dolphins are once again popping bottles...whose loss was more concerning: 49ers or Eagles?
Hour 2: Sending Emails: 10/16/23
Greeny is extremely impressed with the Jets coaching and execution in their win over the Eagles and is convinced that Aaron Rodgers will return this season. We play Overreaction / Not An Overreaction before hearting two NFL legends make concerning comments about their former teams. Greeny talks about some tough injuries suffered yesterday and we play Sneaky Hembo Trivia. The show wraps up with predictions for Monday Night Football and the LCS in baseball. Plus, Bubba is not firing on all cylinders today.
Hour 1: Powder Blues: 10/13/23
Greeny talks to Dan Graziano and Mike Tannenbaum about another ugly win for the Chiefs and another ugly loss for the Broncos. Mike T has a crazy idea of where Bill Belichick might be headed next. We break down the Phillies advancing to the NLCS over the Braves for the 2nd straight season and address the postseason format, the Phillies awesome uniforms, the epic bat flips, and the poor soul who got stuck sitting behind Joel Embiid at the game. The hour wraps up with Greeny showing some love to the NBA for pushing an 82-game mindset this season.
Hour 2: Sugary Tomato: 10/13/23
Greeny and the crew discuss how much sports talk shows and social media have had changed how we react to and process our opinions about teams and players. The answer to today's Sneaky Hembo Trivia shocks Greeny and Joe Fortenbaugh joins the show to talk about MLB's postseason format, give his best bets for the football weekend, and address his rivalry with Hembo. Greeny and Hembo make a bet for Jets / Eagles and Who Ya Got wraps up the week as always.
Hour 1: Cheat List: 10/12/23
Greeny talks with Damien Woody about the Jets 0-12 record against the Eagles and the Cowboys being ranked so high by ESPN analytics. Hembo has returned from two days off and Greeny and the crew continue to accuse him of lying about his reason for absence. We break down if married couples really have cheat lists before diving into the epic performance Bryce Harper put on last night and how good that kind of drama is good for baseball. We wrap up the hour with Sneaky Hembo Trivia and a discussion about the fairness of MLB's postseason format
Hour 2: Don't Get Cocky: 10/12/23
Greeny and the crew discuss if MLB's postseason format needs to be revamped considering how many 100-win teams were bounced early this season. Hembo is wearing hand-me-down jeans from Greeny and we talk about how historically anemic the Patriots offense has been. There are two former players of theirs that could supplant Bill Belichick as next HC...which is more likely? We wrap up the show with Hembo and Cam getting way too cocky about the Phillies game tonight and Greeny's pick for Chiefs/Broncos. Plus, is Bryce Harper the face of baseball?
Hour 1: To Know Him Is To Love Him: 10/11/23
Greeny talks to Kimberley Martin and Jeff Saturday about the Cowboys QB conundrum and the Broncos early season woes. We wonder if the Vikings are getting closer to trading Kirk Cousins and Greeny got some backlash from a colleague for thinking Aaron Rodgers might play again this year. Al Michaels has never eaten a vegetable and we wrap up the hour with two hockey stats that will blow your mind. Plus, a tip of the cap to the legendary Barry Melrose in his retirement!
Hour 2: Pneumonoultramicroscopicsilicovolcanoconiosis: 10/11/23
Greeny talks about the longest word in the English language and brainstorms the longest tenured trios in sports history with the crew. We discuss the lack of home field advantage in the NFL this year and where Dak Prescott ranks as an NFL QB. We play Sneaky Cam Trivia for the 2nd day in a row and TJ Watt is one tough SOB. Another gem soundbite from Chris "Mad Dog" Russo and Greeny once again explains why modern technology frustrates him. We wrap up the show with callers giving their hot takes and a mistake Greeny made that is still haunting him to this day.
Hour 1: Fraud!: 10/10/23
Greeny talks to Dan Graziano and Domonique Foxworth about the slow development of Jordan Love, Justin Jefferson's injury, and how we should be feeling about Zach Wilson at this point. Greeny wonders if Love can ever get to Rodgers' level before dissecting the ins and outs of Dak Prescott's Cowboys future with Bubba and Cam. We wrap up the hour with a can't-miss montage of angry Patriots fans and we question Hembo's reason for absence from today's show. Plus, what a wild win for the Braves last night!
Hour 2: To Be A Billionaire: 10/10/23
Greeny and Jeff Saturday react to the collection of Boston sports radio callers that want Bill Belichick's head on a platter. Greeny shares a story of an interaction he had with Robert Kraft that makes him think he wouldn't think twice about letting Belichick go. Greeny and Bubba debate whether or not CFB will be better next season with all the changes we've seen. Domonique Foxworth stops back in to discuss realignment and participates in a Vegas-themed Sneaky Cam Trivia with Hembo out today taking care of a sick kid (allegedly).
Hour 1: Soul Searching: 10/9/23
Greeny chats with Rex Ryan about the Cowboys and Patriots' embarrassing losses as well as a clutch revenge win for the Jets. Just how good is Brock Purdy? Greeny's Week 5 Takes include a team we wrote off that is back in the running, someone that needs to do some soul searching, and a coach that Greeny is disappointed in. We play Sneaky Hembo Trivia and wrap up the hour talking about who had the worst sports weekend. What the hell, Mario Cristobal?!
Hour 2: The Tragic End: 10/9/23
Greeny thinks Dak Prescott had the worst weekend of anyone in sports. Are the Giants the worst team to root for in the NFL? Greeny runs through the most ridiculous stats that came out of this NFL weekend before discussing if we are watching end of the greatest coaching tenure in sports history. Clayton Kershaw had a weekend to forget in baseball and the Tush Push might be outlawed. Greeny picks the MNF game and we wish a happy 83rd birthday to John Lennon!
Hour 1: No Greater Legend: 10/6/23
Greeny chats with ESPN NFL Insiders Dan Graziano and Mike Tannenbaum about the Bears surprising 40-20 win over the Commanders last night. We discuss Justin Fields finding his groove and Magic Johnson tweeting his disappointment with the team. Greeny pays tribute to the late great Dick Butkus, a Chicago and NFL icon, who passed away at 80. Hembo's wife is going to Vegas and "forgot" her wedding ring. UH OH!
Hour 2: Sustained Work Of Devastation: 10/6/23
Greeny thinks it's a really big deal that new Commanders part owner Magic Johnson tweeted criticism about his team's 40-20 loss to the Bears. We discuss if Justin Fields should still be on the trade block and react to the news that Chicago traded WR Chase Claypool to the Dolphins. Michael Wilbon joins the show to talk about the passing of the legendary Dick Butkus and Greeny shares a story of the first time he met Phil Jackson. We wrap up the week with Hembo's best prop bets for the weekend as well as Who Ya Got.
Hour 1: Hamburger Flippers: 10/5/23
Greeny chats with Damien Woody and Hembo about what's on the line for Justin Fields and the Bears tonight. Cowboys/49ers is the game of the year so far and the Jets need to beat the Broncos to keep their season alive. Greeny talks about Evan Neal's disparaging comments towards Giants fans, explains what bothered him most about the comments, and we hear Don La Greca's epic rant on the subject. Greeny discusses a parallel situation in which Lauren Holiday posted a social media statement about the hardships of moving her family after Jrue Holiday was traded to the Celtics.
Hour 2: Good Day: 10/5/23
Greeny and Hembo once again lambast the Rays for their poor playoff attendance before discussing the insane atmosphere at Phillies home games and their upcoming NLDS rematch with the mighty Braves. Greeny is mad at Cam for something he posted on social media and we debate if Greeny is an easy person to do an impression of. The NFL defended its promotion of Taylor Swift and Greeny thinks it's ridiculous that they had to do so. We wrap up the show with Sneaky Hembo Trivia and former Mike & Mike producer Liam drops by for a trip down memory lane.
Hour 1: Read A History Book: 10/4/23
Greeny is joined by Jeff Saturday & Kimberley Martin to talk about the possibility that Aaron Rodgers returns this season. They also preview the huge matchup between the Cowboys and 49ers. Are two legendary coaches jobs in jeopardy? Chris "Mad Dog" Russo is sick of Taylor Swift and Greeny has something to get off his chest. We wrap up the hour with the Rays' embarrassingly low attendance in Game 1 and a dilemma that Hembo has when it comes to his Phillies and his twin daughters.
Hour 2: Anything Is Possible: 10/4/23
Greeny isn't ruling out the possibility that Aaron Rodgers returns this season and he pleads with Justin Fields to find a way out of Chicago. We play Sneaky Hembo Trivia before revisiting our poll results from yesterday and pondering what the best sport is to attend in person. Is there anyone that would get more attention for attending games than Taylor Swift? We wrap up with an epic rant from a Mariners fan who is sick of his team losing.
Hour 1: Not Talking About Popes: 10/3/23
Greeny chats with Domonique Foxworth & Jeff Saturday about the Giants' 24-3 blowout loss to the Seahawks. We explore Greeny's theory that QBs shouldn't try to make tackles after turnovers and assemble a collection of sad stats about how bad the Giants are. Hembo continues to make dated references and we play his Sneaky Hembo Trivia. We wrap up the hour getting pumped up for the baseball playoffs and discussing if the MLB has the best postseason format.
Hour 2: What Sound Did I Just Make?: 10/3/23
The baseball playoffs start today and Greeny gives his opinion on which sport has the best postseason. We take calls on the topic. We discuss if the Giants overpaid Daniel Jones, what Saquon Barkley's future holds, and if Brian Daboll crossed the line yelling at Jones on the sideline. Meanwhile, Greeny can't stop making weird noises. We wrap up the show with a pitcher who's going to get loudly jeered at this MLB postseason and an NBA player who hates the new anti-load management rules.
Hour 1: Green (Zach's Version): 10/2/23
Greeny keeps Rex Ryan & Ryan Clark after Get Up to talk about the biggest storylines coming out of Week 4 in the NFL including signs of life for the Jets, rock bottom in Chicago, and an ugly offense in the Steel City. Greeny is delighted that, at least for a week, he was wrong about Zach Wilson. The rest of his Week 4 NFL Takes include a new MVP favorite, a preseason mirage, and a clean house decree. We wrap up the hour with a theory that one team will become a contender if they trade for Justin Fields. WHAT?!
Hour 2: Life Jacket Ron: 10/2/23
Greeny can't say enough about Zach Wilson's performance last night in the loss. We answer some of the toughest NFL questions right now before talking about the passing of two Boston sports legends. The Taylor Swift / Travis Kelce situation is close to jumping the shark, the Toy Story game is just the beginning, Ron Rivera made a baffling end-of-game decision, and we play Sneaky Hembo Trivia. We revisit our thoughts on Zach Wilson and Justin Fields and wrap up the show picking the Monday Night Football game between the Seahawks and Giants.
Hour 1: Lions Roll Packers on Thurs Night Football: 9/29/23
The Detroit Lions runover the Packers in Green Bay on Thursday Night Football. Evan Cohen, Michelle Smallmon, and Chris Canty stick around to fill in for Greeny and they visit with ESPN NFL Insider Dan Graziano who gives us all the latest NFL news. Plus we debate if the Jets should find a way to get rid of Zach Wilson, or should they stick it out with him?
Hour 2: Joe Fortenbaugh, Co-host Carlin vs Joe: 9/29/23
The Detroit Lions dominate in Green Bay but is Jared Goff getting the respect he deserves. Plus Joe Fortenbaugh, ESPN Betting analyst and co-host of Carlin vs Joe stops by the show to give us his best plays for the weekend. And we wrap things up with Who You Got!
Hour 1: Never Gonna Give You Up: 9/28/23
Greeny keeps Kimberley Martin & Dan Orlovsky after Get Up to talk about the Jets awful QB situation, the NFC North TNF game, and Bills/Dolphins this weekend. The only three unbeaten teams in the NFL are the top three rushing attacks in the league. Coincidence? A Raiders fan wrote an open letter to his team stating that he's giving up his fandom. Could you ever do that? The hashtag crew discusses this theory and takes some calls on the topic.
Hour 2: Mark Cuban: 9/28/23
Greeny is joined IN STUDIO by Mark Cuban 15th season of Shark Tank, the NBA in-season tournament, the anti-load management rules, and his expectations for Luka and Kyrie Irving this year. Plus, he's subjected to Hembo's trivia! Greeny talks about the biggest topics covered with Cuban and the blockbuster trade that sent Damian Lillard to the Bucks. We wrap up the show commenting on Hembo's ridiculous hair and talking about Ronald Acuna's 40-70 season.
Hour 1: Sad Buildings: 9/27/23
Greeny keeps ESPN NFL Reporter Kimberley Martin & ESPN NFL Analyst Jeff Saturday after Get Up to talk about their show crew dinner last night as well as the dysfunction in Denver, New York and Chicago. Greeny comments on the Jets signing Trevor Siemian and ranks the "saddest buildings" in the NFL right now. We play Sneaky Hembo Trivia and wrap up the show reacting to another monster rating for Colorado football's game against Oregon.
Hour 2: Baseball Royalty: 9/27/23
Greeny and the hashtag crew are planning a dinner much like the Get Up crew had last night. Greeny and Hembo pay tribute to the legendary Brooks Robinson, who passed away yesterday at the age of 86. Could the average person get a hit in an MLB game? What would the average person shoot at the US Open? Plus, the Bears and Jets might be closing in on rebuilds and Hembo thinks the World Series favorites are going to run into trouble when the postseason arrives.
Hour 1: Tragic Nuts: 9/26/23
Greeny keeps ESPN NFL Analysts Domonique Foxworth & Jeff Saturday after Get Up to talk about the Eagles' ugly 3-0 start. Who is the best team in the NFC? Plus, who has the best and worst locker room culture right now? Greeny is upset with Apple for their autocorrect issues and then runs through his Top 3 takeaways from the Monday Night Football doubleheader. Should Cowboys fans be worried? Plus, Joe Namath took a flamethrower to the Jets QB and front office.
Hour 2: Nude In The Box: 9/26/23
Greeny is desperate enough that he's asking for washed-up, turnover prone QBs as well as colleagues to start for the Jets. We have official word on Chris "Mad Dog" Russo's thoughts on the Travis Kelce / Taylor Swift relationship...with a few mispronunciations along the way. Marty Smith joins the show to talk about his new book and the changing CFB landscape. Hembo is upset that coaches are using 80+ year old men to motivate them. We play Sneaky Hembo Trivia and wrap up the show with a new crop of football fans and a great Lou Holtz story.
Hour 1: This Is Him Trying: 9/25/23
Greeny opens the show with ESPN NFL Analysts Rex Ryan & Ryan Clark talking about the Cardinals' upset of the Cowboys, the Dolphins' historic offensive day, another Bears disaster, and if time is up for Zach Wilson. Would the 1985 Bears have made the playoffs with him at QB? Greeny's Week 3 Takes include a new best team and a besmirched QB who is now back on track. We play Sneaky Hembo Trivia and talk about Taylor Swift's appearance at Arrowhead Stadium. Is it over for both the Jets and Bears?
Hour 2: The End is Nigh: 9/25/23
Greeny ponders if any of the QBs drafted in the last three years will have good careers. We play Overreaction / Not An Overreaction and ask a huge, important question: does this audience actually care about Travis Kelce and Taylor Swift? Greeny comments on CJ Stroud's big day and we wrap up the show picking the MNF doubleheader and talking about all the struggling young QBs.
Hour 1: Golden Bachelor: 9/22/23
Greeny keeps ESPN NFL Insiders Dan Graziano & Mike Tannenbaum to talk about the 49ers' 30-12 win over the Giants on Thursday Night Football, who the favorite in the NFC is, and Justin Fields. ESPN CFB Analyst / The Bachelor Host Jesse Palmer joins the program to talk about Colorado/Oregon and the Golden Bachelor. We talk about the Deion Sanders effect in CFB, Bubba is sad about Trevon Diggs' injury, and Greeny has some pointers for Stephen A Smith on his first pitch technique.
Hour 2: Good Morning: 9/22/23
Greeny and the hashtag crew lambast Hembo for taking issue with SportsCenter update anchor Doug Brown starting his report with "Good Morning" at 11am, which isn't the morning...according to Hembo. We discuss if the Giants made a mistake paying Daniel Jones, if the Bears need another reset, and if the NFC is actually better than the AFC. Greeny answers some burning questions about this Sunday's NFL games and we wrap up the week with Who Ya Got and Sneaky Hembo Trivia.
Hour 1: Organizational Incompetence: 9/21/23
Greeny keeps ESPN NFL Analysts Damien Woody & Harry Douglas after Get Up to talk about the absolute meltdown that happened in Chicago yesterday, tonight's 49ers / Giants game, and Patriots / Jets this Sunday. Greeny paints a picture of the messy timeline that has led to this point for the Bears. Hembo's wife woke him up in the middle of the night to kill a cricket and we play Sneaky Hembo Trivia. The hour wraps up with a discussion about what Deion Sanders' future is as a football coach.
Hour 2: Half A Gummy: 9/21/23
Greeny puts a button on his thoughts on Justin Fields when it comes to the organization's recent questionable decisions. Don La Greca called Greeny out for saying the Jets fans shouldn't boo Zach Wilson this Sunday. ESPN 1000's Marc Silverman joins the show for an inside peek to the dysfunction unfolding with the Bears...and we return to Hembo's wife's overnight faux pas. We finish up the show hearing from Bears GM Ryan Poles, picking the TNF game, and hearing about Chris "Mad Dog" Russo's surprising plans for Colorado/Oregon on Saturday.
Hour 1: Clark Kent: 9/20/23
Greeny chats with ESPN's Jeff Saturday and Kimberley Martin about some Travis Kelce / Taylor Swift breaking news, the Jets QB situation, and Justin Fields. Hembo insulted Greeny's pants and things get tense. Chris "Mad Dog" Russo had a couple mispronunciations and Greeny talks about if Kirk Cousins is a real option in New York. Micah Parsons' MVP odds are rising and Shohei Ohtani's future is in question. Also, Hembo puts on Greeny's pants.
Hour 2: My Lamb: 9/20/23
Greeny talks about the Browns signing RB Kareem Hunt and if Deshaun Watson can ever return to form. We play Panic or Patience with some 0-2 teams and discuss Kellen Moore's abilities as an OC. Sneaky Hembo Trivia comes from CFB today, plus we talk about Alabama's anemic offense and if Shedeur Sanders is a top prospect for next year's draft. Greeny made a huge texting faux pas that may have ruined a friendship. We wrap up the show picking some updated win totals and discussing the Bears and Patriots rough starts.
Hour 1: Sneaky Hembo: 9/19/23
Greeny talks to ESPN NFL Analysts Domonique Foxworth and Jeff Saturday about the Monday Night Football doubleheader, Aaron Rodgers' injury, and Bubba's late thank you text. Greeny's Takes off the MNF games include the unfortunate fate of RBs, Deshaun Watson's poor play, and the AFC North standings. The hashtag crew moved the line on Micah Parsons' MVP odds and we debut Sneaky Hembo trivia, the radio edition.
Hour 2: Bored On Toilet: 9/19/23
Deion Sanders gave a quote last month not to worry what others think of you as long as you have a strong opinion of yourself...Greeny urges young people to not let those that don't have your best interest at heart influence how you view your life. Domonique Foxworth rejoins the show to talk about Greeny's thoughts on how you should view yourself, if the Cowboys are the best team in the NFL or not, and if the Eagles are regressing. Do QBs improve linearly throughout their career? Domonique keeps unbuttoning his shirt and Hembo asks Greeny and Nique burning questions about some of the 2-0 teams in the league.
Hour 1: Fields of Despair: 9/18/23
Greeny chats with ESPN NFL Analysts Ryan Clark and Damien Woody about the Cowboys' domination of the Jets, Justin Fields' regression, the Giants 21-point comeback, and producer Bubba's manners. Greeny gives his 5 biggest Week 2 takeaways and explains why the Jets need to do something about their QB situation right now. We dive deeper into Justin Fields poor play through two weeks.
Hour 2: Thank U, Text: 9/18/23
Greeny takes Bubba to task for sending a thank you text to Stacy and him six days after attending their MNF sleepover. Would it have been better not to send the text at all at that point? Greeny explains what stage of grief he's in when it comes to the Jets before diving into if Justin Fields' time is running out in Chicago and if Micah Parsons would be a good bet to win MVP. We wrap up the show picking the Monday Night Football doubleheader.
Hour 1: Tush Push: 9/15/23
Greeny chats with ESPN NFL Insiders Mike Tannenbaum and Dan Graziano about last night's Eagles 34-28 win over the Vikings. Why doesn't Philly look quite right? Could Minnesota be looking to trade Kirk Cousins now that their season is slipping away? Greeny and the hashtag crew discuss the controversial touchback rule as well as the Jalen Hurts "tush push". Producers Bubba and Cam are rocking hats and sunglasses for Deion Sanders and we talk about how much trouble the Chiefs could be in if they lose in Jacksonville on Sunday.
Hour 2: Confederacy of Dunces: 9/15/23
Greeny talks about one QB the Jets NEED to acquire that would put them right back into title contention. A few of the morning show hosts haven't seen Seinfled and Greeny begins to take his anger over Rodgers' injury out on his producers. Hembo gives Greeny ~one question~ on a bunch of the best games this NFL weekend and provides some prop bets that he likes as well. We wrap up the show with the ESPN Radio Pick 'Em Challenge & Who Ya Got.
Hour 1: Rhymes With Schmuck: 9/14/23
Greeny reacts to Aaron Rodgers' Instagram post saying that he plans to make a comeback next season. What will Rodgers do? Eagles/Vikings TONIGHT...whos winning? Deion Sanders compares himself to Santa and he is changing college football. Colorado State HC Jay Norvell is sick of Deion. Is Deion changing CFB for the better? Greeny talks about how much he loves the new NBA rest rules...even if they dont work.
Hour 2: Doofus: 9/14/23
Greeny and Hembo talk about how much of a doofus Jay Norvell is once again. Were his comments calculated? Greeny's daughter Nikki, has an update on the Taylor Swift and Travis Kelce dating rumors. Marc Silverman, Waddle & Silvy on ESPN 1000 joins the show to give Hembo advice on his marriage and the Bears advice on what to do with Justin Fields. A Belgian man faked his own death because his friends werent appreciating him...Greeny applauds this man as a hero.
Hour 1: Testicular Contusion: 9/13/23
Greeny welcomes ESPN NFL Reporter Sal Paolantonio to the show to talk about the Jets devastating QB situation, the NFC North, and the Eagles prospects this season. Greeny is working through the five stages of grief because of Rodgers' injury and we discuss a painful injury that the Rays' Yandy Diaz suffered the other day. Greeny wraps up the hour talking about how terrible Josh Allen was on Monday and if he can fix his problems.
Hour 2: Penny Vodka: 9/13/23
Greeny is mad at Cam again, this time for a poll he put up on the ESPN Radio Twitter account. Hes also ticked off at Brandon the stage manager for using an acronym that he did not know the meaning of. Brandon tries to defend himself and Greeny talks about why Rodgers' injury is so bad for the NFL. We talk about one opinion we had before the season we'd like a mulligan on and take some calls on the topic. Can the Jets defense will carry them to the playoff? Hembo insulted his wife's cooking and pronounced the meal they ate wrong.
Hour 1: Heartbroken: 9/12/23
Greeny welcomes ESPN NFL Insiders Dan Graziano & Mike Tannenbaum to get the latest on Aaron Rodgers' injury as well as what the Jets plan at QB should be moving forward. Greeny is devastated, heartbroken, and distraught about the news and thinks all the fun has been taken out of this exciting season. The crew recaps Greeny's fun sleepover and party before it all came to a screeching halt.
Hour 2: You Are An Idiot: 9/12/23
Greeny gets confirmation from reports that Aaron Rodgers is out for the season, and he is devastated. We discuss the Jets' contingency plan at QB, turf vs grass, get a cameo appearance from Domonique Foxworth, and take some calls from sad Jets fans to wrap up the show. One of the hashtag crew is lambasted by Greeny for a foolish decision.
Hour 1: All You Need Is Love: 9/11/23
Greeny is buzzing after the first NFL weekend of the year. Nuno lost his bet with Bubba and had to wear four Cowboys jerseys on his show this morning. Are the Giants that bad, or are the Cowboys that good? Greeny's Takes include the most interesting games from the weekend, including the Packers/Bears rivalry picking up right where it left off with Jordan Love supplanting Aaron Rodgers. Greeny wraps up the hour talking about which teams should be panicking after Week 1 and paying tribute to the 22nd anniversary of 9/11.
Hour 2: Sleeping With Domonique: 9/11/23
Greeny again talks about the Cowboys' 40-0 drubbing of the Giants. If someone stayed for the whole game, are they a fan or a schmuck? Greeny is excited for his sleepover tonight&Bills @ Jets! Damien Woody, Domonique Foxworth, and Bubba will attend...beds might have to be shared. Greeny goes through the list of his most interesting games and breaks down the biggest storylines from each one. Are people cutting Justin Fields too much slack? Greeny picks division winners after Week 1.
Hour 1: The Sleepover: 9/8/23
Greeny gives his Top 5 Takeaways from Lions/Chiefs and debates with Hembo where Patrick Mahomes ranks in NFL history at age 27. A sleepover is being hosted at Greeny's house for the Bills/Jets game on Monday...and Greeny has a hot take about where the Chiefs will finish in the AFC. We wrap up the hour with a serious controversy between our show and Carlin vs Joe.
Hour 2: I'll Read Books: 9/8/23
Greeny reracks his 5 Biggest Lions/Chiefs Takeaways, discusses Mahomes' place in history, and gives Sean Payton some advice on how to approach his Broncos tenure. We discuss the Deion Sanders effect at Colorado, Hembo gives some props for Week 1, and we have a GREAT Rant of the Day from Chris "Mad Dog" Russo on technology. We wrap up the show with Hembo explaining why he won't sleep over at Greeny's house and Who Ya Got.
Hour 1: Desecration: 9/7/23
Greeny is fired up with the start of the NFL season tonight and breaks down the opener with ESPN Radio's Harry Douglas from "Freddie and Harry". Nuno stops by to solidify his bet with Bubba for Mondays show after the Cowboys/Giants game. We discuss how good the Cowboys and 49ers will be this season. Greeny picks his 14 playoff teams for the 2023 NFL season with help from the hashtag crew.
Hour 2: You Are Devious: 9/7/23
Greeny and the hashtag crew determine which last place division winner (in terms of Caesars Sportsbook Odds) they will place a wager on to win their division title, and they're concerned Hembo will make off with the money without placing the bet. Greeny discusses how the advent of sports betting has affected the industry before giving his 2023 NFL awards for the season. We wrap up the show discussing Lamar Jackson's MVP candidacy and Travis Kelce's absence from tonight's game.
Hour 1: The Worst Story Ever: 9/6/23
Greeny is ready to roll with ESPN NFL Front Office Insider Mike Tannenbaum as they discuss the the Chiefs many injuries, if the Eagles will ascend or regress, the Bears expectations for 2023, the Jets/Bills MNF game, and Mike T's new radio show on Sundays w/Shae Cornette. We can an injury update on Travis Kelce from his brother Jason, before discussing if KC is on upset alert. Hembo injured his eye in the lamest way possible and Greeny gives his 5 QBs With the Most Pressure.
Hour 2: Rule Changes: 9/6/23
Greeny still hates new Twitter (X) and gives a tip of the cap to the great Chris Mortensen on his retirement. Our Rant of the Day comes from comedian Larry David who suggests a wild NFL rule change...that Greeny kind of likes. We take calls on NFL rule changes and Greeny gets a text from a big time capital J Journalist in the sports industry with a rule suggestion. Also, it's Greeny's anniversary and Hembo has a baseball stat that we can't believe. The show wraps up discussing the Steelers playoff hopes as well as why Joe Burrow doesn't have a new deal done yet.
Hour 1: Back and Better Than Ever: 9/5/23
Greeny is BACK and better than ever and ready to go for football season. ESPN NFL Front Office Insider Mike Tannenbaum joins the show to talk about the Lions/Chiefs opener and Jets CB DJ Reed comparing the defense to the 1985 Bears...oh boy. Greeny's Takes include the Top 5 Biggest NFL Storylines...and we wrap up the hour discussing Shohei Ohtani's two-way playing ability in the future.
Hour 2: Stealing Shannon Sharpe's Lunch: 9/5/23
Greeny is intimidated by Shannon Sharpe being at the Seaport studios because of his physically imposing nature. Tom Brady spoke about Aaron Rodgers' fresh start in New York and CB DJ Reed believes the Jets defense could be as good as the 1985 Bears. Yikes! Brandon the floor manager returns from a reconnaissance mission to find out what Shannon Sharpe brought for lunch today...and may have stolen his food in the process. Greeny wraps up the show discussing Deion Sanders' big win against TCU and if the Cardinals should be tanking.
Hour 2: NFL Daily Prophet Headlines: 9/4/23
Hour 2: Courtney Cronin and Jeff Thurn play a game of NFL Daily Prophet headlines where they give their predictions for NFL teams and their season. Callers weigh in on the topic plus ESPN NFL Analyst Ryan Clark joins the show.
Hour 1: Keeping Receipts : 9/4/23
Hour 1: Courtney Cronin and Jeff Thurn react to Florida State walloping the LSU Tigers last night in Week 1 of the College Football Season. ESPN NFL Reporter Jeremy Fowler joins the show. Plus a couple of freezing cold college football takes.
Hour 1: King Kong Ain't Got **** On Me!: 9/1/23
Jeff Thurn & Chris Canty, in for Greeny, are fired up about college football kicking off but Canty has a bone to pick with his TV provider. We react to last night's games and discuss the ACC's expansion to 18 teams. We play Slump or Jump: NFL Edition and talk about how open the Bills championship window is. Plus, are the Jets the NFL's villains?
Hour 2: Gil Brandt: 9/1/23
Jeff Thurn & Chris Canty, in for Greeny, welcome Hall of Fame Broncos Safety / 2x Super Bowl Champion Steve Atwater to the show to talk about the outlook for the Broncos 2023 season. Chris and Jeff give you their 5 Burning NFL Questions for the 2023 season. Jeff's kids had a fluff related incident, Canty pays homage to a late NFL legend, and we wrap up the week (as always) with Who Ya Got. *NOTE: ESPN RADIO HAS AN ALL NEW MORNING SHOW! MICHELLE SMALLMON, CHRIS CANTY AND EVAN COHEN GET THINGS STARTED TUESDAY SEPTEMBER 5TH! TUNE IN 6-10AM ET WEEKDAYS ON ESPN RADIO, ESPN 2, AND ESPN U. GREENY WILL BE BACK ON TUESDAY AS WELL.*
Hour 1: Bold Predictions: 8/31/23
Michelle Smallmon & Chris Canty, in for Greeny, discuss the implications of Joe Burrow being back on the practice field and whether or not he will get a new deal done in the next week. Canty unveils his BOLD PREDICTIONS for the 2023 NFL season and we get plenty of caller reaction on the topic. Cowboys fans, cover your ears. *NOTE: ESPN RADIO HAS AN ALL NEW MORNING SHOW! MICHELLE SMALLMON, CHRIS CANTY AND EVAN COHEN GET THINGS STARTED TUESDAY SEPTEMBER 5TH! TUNE IN 6-10AM ET WEEKDAYS ON ESPN RADIO, ESPN 2, AND ESPN U. GREENY WILL BE BACK ON TUESDAY AS WELL*
Hour 2: Where's My Car?!: 8/31/23
Michelle Smallmon & Chris Canty, in for Greeny, talk about the dysfunction that has existed within the Colts for YEARS that was masked by great QB play. Nebraska volleyball set a record for women's sporting event attendance and Chris Jones and Nick Bosa still don't have new deals. ESPN NFL Writer / Podcast Host Bill Barnwell joins the show to discuss franchise dysfunction and some bold predictions for the NFL season. We wrap up the show with story time about a prank Canty pulled on his teammate Jay Ratliff back in his playing days. *NOTE: ESPN RADIO HAS AN ALL NEW MORNING SHOW! MICHELLE SMALLMON, CHRIS CANTY AND EVAN COHEN GET THINGS STARTED TUESDAY SEPTEMBER 5TH! TUNE IN 6-10AM ET WEEKDAYS ON ESPN RADIO, ESPN 2, AND ESPN U. GREENY WILL BE BACK ON TUESDAY AS WELL.*
Hour 1: His Dad Cut Him?!: 8/30/23
Michelle Smallmon & Chris Canty, in for Greeny, are pumped to get their new morning show started next week! They discuss the Jonathan Taylor trade talks falling through and who lost out the most. It's an ice cold business as Doug Pederson cut his own son from the Jaguars yesterday! Canty gives his list of the 5 Worst-Run NFL franchises and we wrap up the hour taking calls on the worst-run franchises in sports.
Hour 2: General Booty: 8/30/23
Michelle Smallmon & Chris Canty, in for Greeny, discuss who the next Cowboys QB will be if they move on from Dak Prescott. Aaron Rodgers is reenergized in New York and a bar in Milwaukee is redefining the word "petty". ESPN Football Analyst / Former HC Herm Edwards joins the show to discuss Jimi Hendrix, Joe Burrow, Aaron Rodgers, Dak Prescott and Jonathan Taylor. We wrap up the show talking about the best NIL deal in history.
Hour 1: The Next Frank Caliendo: 8/29/23
Emmett Golden & Chris Canty, in for Greeny, discuss whether Justin Fields or Jordan Love will have a better season. The Cardinals seem to be openly tanking and we welcome Arizona Sports 98.7 FM's John Gambadoro to the show to address that notion as well as Kyler Murray's future with the team. We wrap up the show marveling at Paul George's impressions of Charles Barkley and Kawhi Leonard. Canty gives his best Jerry Jones impression!
Hour 2: Worst Birthday Ever: 8/29/23
Emmett Golden & Chris Canty, in for Greeny, break down what will happen with Jonathan Taylor in the next few hours. Emmett shares a story of his worst birthday ever when he turned 40 and we react to BREAKING NEWS that Bills LB Von Miller will miss at least the first four games of the season. We wrap up the show debating if certain players will stay or go from their team in the next five years.
Hour 1: Life After Dak: 8/28/23
Emmett Golden & Chris Canty, in for Greeny, react to the Cowboys trading a 4th round pick for Trey Lance...is Jerry Jones preparing for life after Dak Prescott? Should he have clued in Dak and McCarthy about this deal ahead of time? ESPN NFL Reporter Jeff Darlington joins the show to break it all down and dive into the remaining NFL holdouts, including Jonathan Taylor, who could be traded any moment now. The guys discuss how Josh Jacobs' new deal impacts the RB market and wrap up the hour having some fun with track sprinter Noah Lyles' comments about NBA championships.
Hour 2: Hurts The Most: 8/28/23
Emmett Golden & Chris Canty, in for Greeny, discuss what level of pressure is on Kyle Shanahan, John Lynch and Brock Purdy in San Francisco. We take calls on the Trey Lance trade as well as Noah Lyles' comments about the NBA. What hurts our hosts and callers the most? Plus, CJ Stroud was named QB1 in Houston which means all three Top 5 QBs are starting Week 1.
Hour 1: Tommy Boy: 8/25/23
Chris Carlin & Chris Canty, in for Greeny, react to Dan Graziano's report this morning that there are several teams interested in trading for Jonathan Taylor. Could a deal get done by THIS weekend? Canty gives his Top 5 Teams That Need A Fast Start before the guys examine another injury for the Broncos that could be a harbinger for things to come in Denver. We wrap up the hour talking about Kenny Pickett's potential.
Hour 2: Final Voyage: 8/25/23
Chris Carlin & Chris Canty, in for Greeny, react to Giannis Antetokounmpo's ominous comments about his future in Milwaukee. ESPN NFL Writer Bill Barnwell joins the show to discuss Trey Lance's future in the NFL and the Jonathan Taylor conundrum. We wrap up the show with another game of Russell Wilson or ChatGPT, take some calls, and the guys bid an on air farewell to each other.
Hour 1: Totalitarian Dictator: 8/24/23
Greeny hops on with Chris Carlin & Chris Canty and is accused of running a dictatorial regime on Get Up with his Jets reign of terror. He also discusses Trey Lance and Jonathan Taylor's future before we welcome ESPN Injury Analyst Stephania Bell to the show to break down the implications of Shohei Ohtani's elbow injury. What is Ohtani's free agent market now? Plus, we wrap up the hour with Jerry Jones proving once again that he cannot do basic math.
Hour 2: Embarrassment of Riches: 8/24/23
Chris Carlin & Chris Canty, in for Greeny, welcome ESPN NFL Front Office Insider Mike Tannenbaum to the show to discuss Jonathan Taylor's trade request and how it impacts Anthony Richardson, Trey Lance's future in San Francisco, and Corey Davis's retirement. We play Respeck It or Check It before hearing from Damian Lillard, who breaks his silence on his trade request. We play Who Ya Got to wrap up the show.
Hour 1: Who's To Blame?: 8/23/23
Canty & Carlin (in for Greeny) debate whether the Cowboys should trade for Jonathan Taylor and who will be to blame if the season falls apart in Dallas. Bill Barnwell predicts four teams who will be in decline this season. Plus, could Chris Jones sit out until Week 8?
Hour 2: Won't Get Fooled Again: 8/23/23
Canty & Carlin (in for Greeny) wonder why we can't have normal billionaires? ESPN Football Analyst Booger McFarland calls in to talk Chris Jones, Russell Wilson and more. Are you ready for Fyre Fest II?!?
Hour 1: Taylor Made: 8/22/23
Chris Carlin & Chris Canty, in for Greeny, react to the Colts giving Jonathan Taylor permission to seek a trade...and dive into whether this is a mistake for Indianapolis and what teams should be picking up the phone. ESPN NFL Insider Dan Graziano joins to discuss a confusing text exchange he had with producer Cam, the Jonathan Taylor trade market, and the toughest divisions in football. We take calls on the Taylor situation and wrap up the hour breaking down the Knicks suing the Raptors.
Hour 2: Dead Fish: 8/22/23
Chris Carlin & Chris Canty, in for Greeny, discuss the impressive performance from Commanders QB Sam Howell and if the culture shift in Washington could catapult them to a playoff berth. New owner Josh Harris had an awkward interaction with Joe Buck in the booth and Will Levis gets a sponsorship deal for putting mayo in his coffee. Carlin's 5 teams that need to trade for Jonathan Taylor and listener calls wrap up the day.
Hour 1: The World's Saddest Trivia Game: 8/21/23
Chris Carlin & Chris Canty, in for Greeny, discuss why they believe the Bills will miss the playoffs in 2023. ESPN NFL Reporter Jeff Darlington joins the show to discuss this notion as well as his 79-year-old father's deadlifting habits. We wrap up the hour trying to name the 12 starting QBs that Washington has had in the last five years.
Hour 2: The Latest Swiftie: 8/21/23
Chris Carlin & Chris Canty, in for Greeny, talk about Canty discovering that he doesn't want kids yet after attending his 13-year-old nephew's birthday party. Dak Prescott has high expectations... and the call is coming from inside the house. Bill Belichick has his eye on a new prospect, Canty gives his most overlooked NFL teams, and we chat about the official new ESPN Radio lineup starting September 5th.
Hour 1: Russell Wilson or Chat GPT?: 8/18/23
Chris Carlin & Chris Canty, in for Greeny, react to the latest comments from James Harden about his fractured relationship with the Sixers. Could Philly be headed for a rebuild sooner than later? ESPN NFL Writer Bill Barnwell drops by to discuss some overhyped teams in the NFL, an interesting game prep strategy by Tyreek Hill, and is subjected to our Lightning Round! We wrap up the hour with a game of Who Said It: Russell Wilson or Chat GPT?
Hour 2: All Night Long: 8/18/23
Chris Carlin & Chris Canty, in for Greeny, discuss Canty's friends having a wedding during football season...WTH?! We play a round of Can He or Canty which includes an up-and-coming young QB, a sleeper NFC team, an owner who can't keep his mouth shut, and a fashion statement. Hall of Fame QB Warren Moon joins the show to talk about the proliferation of the black quarterback as well as his thoughts on the rookies that are now the faces of their franchise. Chris "Mad Dog" Russo went off on Lionel Richie on First Take for cancelling his concert.
Hour 1: NY we may have some issues: 8/17/23
Canty & Carlin filling for Greeny start the show talking about the NY Jets and their potential offensive line issues and the biggest X Factor for some NFL teams.
Hour 2: Who Ya Got?: 8/17/23
Canty & Carlin the second hour of the show talk about the Eagles chances to get back to the SuperBowl, what's wrong with the NY Yankees and Jeremy Fowler, ESPN NFL Reporter joins the show to talk about the latest news around the NFL and Canty & Carlin close out the show with Who Ya Got.
Hour 1: Mojo Dojo Casa House: 8/16/23
Chris Carlin & Chris Canty, in for Greeny, debate if it's wise to start rookie QBs Week 1 of the regular season. Canty saw the Barbie movie with his wife and has some big takeaways. Carlin gives his Top 5 AFC Threats To The Chiefs and the guys discuss the Bills dropping off and the Ravens rising up. Carlin hates magicians and Robert Saleh ripped his O-line.
Hour 2: Trinity Road: 8/16/23
Chris Carlin & Chris Canty, in for Greeny, debate if, with the James Harden drama, the Sixers championship window is over. How much blame does Joel Embiid deserve for Philly's playoffs collapses? We take calls on the topic before welcoming ESPN Football Analyst Sam Acho to the show to talk about the biggest threat to the Chiefs in the AFC and all other NFL stories. Canty almost fell off a cliff over his vacation.
Hour 1: Fantasy Football Marathon: 8/15/23
Emmett Golden & Chris Canty, in for Greeny, discuss the impact Dalvin Cook will have on the Jets. What does a team get for winning the offseason? ESPN Fantasy Football Writer Mike Clay joins the show to talk about the fantasy value for guys like Dalvin Cook, Zeke Elliott, Dak Prescott, and some others. Emmett had a rough day yesterday trying to play the new Madden game.
Hour 2: Emmett Can't Read: 8/15/23
Emmett Golden & Chris Canty, in for Greeny, discuss Emmett's trouble with an ad read last hour before diving into how the James Harden drama could mean Joel Embiid's time in Philly is running out soon. Canty gives his Green List of AFC Threats to the Chiefs. ESPN NFL Analyst / Former NFL QB Tim Hasselbeck joins the show to talk about expectations for young QBs in the NFL. We wrap up the shows taking calls on what athletes we'd want as our professors with the news that Peyton Manning is teaching classes at Tennessee this fall.
Hour 1: Crawling Back To You: 8/14/23
Emmett Golden & Chris Canty, in for Greeny, discuss James Harden calling GM Daryl Morey a LIAR. What is Harden trying to accomplish here? ESPN NFL Insider Dan Graziano on the Colts expectation that Jonathan Taylor will be back in practice this week and other stuff he's seen in preseason Week 1. We talk about Patrick Mahomes' career in relation to Tom Brady's and pick our breakout stars for this NFL season.
Hour 2: Daryl Morey Is A Liar: 8/14/23
Emmett Golden & Chris Canty, in for Greeny, welcome ESPN NBA Writer Tim Bontemps to the show to break down the implications of James Harden putting the team and GM Daryl Morey on blast. We take calls from the audience on if they'd want James Harden on their team and wrap up the show with an in-depth look at the 2023 Eagles. Canty predicts a team that NO ONE expects will challenge Philly in the NFC.
Hour 1: Welcome to the NFL: 8/11/23
Michelle Smallmon & Emmett Golden, in for Greeny, react to CJ Stroud's shaky preseason debut and debate whether or not first round round draft pick QBs should start Week 1. ESPN NFL Insider Dan Graziano weighs in on the topic and discussing some outside-the-box trades we could see before the regular season starts. We wrap up the hour talking about the Johnny Manziel documentary on Netflix and the overall dysfunction the Browns have undergone in the 21st century.
Hour 2: Zombie Apocalypse: 8/11/23
Emmett Golden & Michelle Smallmon, in for Greeny, are inspired by new Eagles LB Myles Jack to draft the current athlete they'd want on their side during a zombie apocalypse with the help of producers Bubba and Cam. We take calls on the hot topic and discuss if the 49ers should consider trading Trey Lance. Who Ya Got wraps up the week which includes movie themes, vinyl records, garage sales and bowling.
Hour 1: Stand Down: 8/10/23
Chris Carlin, in for Greeny, delves into why Joe Burrow's calf injury could shift the balance of power in the AFC. ESPN 97.5 Houston / 98.7 ESPN NY Host Jake Asman drops by to talk about the Jets high expectations and CJ Stroud's first preseason action tonight. Carlin had a baffling text interaction with a stranger, Phil Mickelson bet a lot of money, we can't do math, and Carlin thinks the Bills are missing the playoffs.
Hour 2: 8th Grade Algebra Lesson: 8/10/23
Chris Carlin, in for Greeny, talks about the first signs of trouble in paradise for Aaron Rodgers and the Jets in New York. We continue talking about Phil Mickelson's betting habits and our horrible math. The wildest story from Texas that will make you never want to leave your house again! Carlins Top 21st Century MLB Trade Deadline Adds (inspired by Michael Lorenzen's no-hitter) and the Minnesota Vikings Two-A-Days wrap up the show.
Hour 1: Fraud: 8/9/23
Greeny sticks around after Get Up to chat about Hard Knocks Episode 1, the drama with the Commanders, the holdouts, shorts on a plane, and his controversial birthday shoutout on Get Up earlier in the week. ESPN Football Analyst Booger McFarland joins Chris Carlin to discuss the Commanders drama and his choice of sandwich. SEC Commissioner Greg Sankey made some comments yesterday that has us asking: hypocrisy or self awareness?
Hour 2: What Is Up My People: 8/9/23
Chris Carlin, in for Greeny, examines Ron Rivera's puzzling comments about his own team and his OC Eric Bieniemy. We take calls on the topic before Carlin gives his less than stellar review of Hard Knocks Episode 1. Cam got recognized at a wedding over the weekend.
Hour 1: Mostly Jealousy: 8/8/23
Chris Carlin, in for Greeny, believes Jerry Jones chooses the wrong battles when it comes to paying players big contracts. ESPN NFL Reporter Jeff Darlington drops by to talk about his faux beef with Louis Riddick, the Cowboys camp concerns, and the latest on Dalvin Cook. We cover the LA Chargers in our ESPN Radio Two-A-Days and wrap up the hour with some choices words from Carlin for Orioles owner John Angelos after broadcaster Kevin Brown's suspension.
Hour 2: Grill Bonding: 8/8/23
Chris Carlin, in for Greeny, discusses Bubba's weekend on the water and reacts to the 2023 NFL Top 100 list and is baffled that Jared Goff is ranked as high as he is on the list. How much different is the perception of players amongst themselves vs how the media views them? ESPN Radio / SEC Network Host Peter Burns joins the show to talk about all the implications of CFB realignment on the sport's best conference and Carlin thinks everyone needs to chill out about it. We wrap up the show with a lottery update and our Detroit Lions ESPN Radio Two-A-Days.
Hour 1: Hottest NFL Takes: 8/7/23
Charis Carlin is filling in today for Greeny and gives you his top 5 hottest NFL takes heading into the new season. Plus Peter King from Football Morning in America joins the show with all the latest NFL news and notes to get you ready for the start of the season.
Hour 2: Greatest Sports Fights: 8/7/23
With a pretty good baseball fight last week resulting in Chicago's Tim Anderson getting knocked off his feet, we look back at some of the greatest and most entertaining sports fights of all-time. Plus we continue with our ESPN Radio Two-A-Days with the Giants and Jaguars.
Hour 1: Fatty McButterpants: 8/4/23
Chris Carlin, in for Greeny, discussing how people are making too much of Aaron Rodgers' leadership...and the team he left behind in Green Bay is about to enter their own darkness retreat. ESPN NFL Insider Adam Schefter joins the show with the inside scoop on the stars holding out in NFL training camp, expectations for Jordan Love and Justin Fields, and the Bears signing Yannick Ngakoue. We wrap up the hour talking about Clemson's future in CFB.
Hour 2: Mad Dog: 8/4/23
Chris Carlin, in for Greeny, welcomes the legendary Chris "Mad Dog" Russo to show for (as you might imagine) a wide-ranging interview covering the Packers, Jets, Yankees, Shohei Ohtani, his potential retirement, and some all-time great Mike & The Mad Dog stories. We also play "The Lightning Round" with Mad Dog and he does not disappoint. We take some calls on Aaron Rodgers and wrap up the show with Who Ya Got, which includes NFL pregame rituals, the $1.25B lottery, beer, and tacos.
Hour 1: I Reject Your Premise: 8/3/23
Chris Carlin, in for Greeny, believes time is already up for Dak to win a title in Dallas based on other QBs history. Bubba has an issue with Carlin's assessment of his Cowboys. ESPN NFL Reporter Dianna Russini weighs in on the Cowboys love for Dak, tonight's Hall of Fame Game, unbuttered bagels, and men's jewelry. Did Cashman and Steinbrenner leave Boone out to dry at the trade deadline?
Hour 2: Spanning the Globe: 8/3/23
Chris Carlin, in for Greeny, believes we haven't paid enough attention to Deshaun Watson and his lack of production in 2022. We take calls on Watson vs Rodgers and examine the Steelers 2023 season. Carlin got jipped with his buttered bagels, the ACC might dissolve, and Taco Bell got sued by a hero.
Hour 1: 35 Five-Year-Olds: 8/2/23
Chris Carlin, in for Greeny, reacts to "The Worst Day in Mets History" and asks where they go from here after trading away Max Scherzer, Justin Verlander, and many others. ESPN NFL Front Office Insider Louis Riddick joins the show to discuss if pre-season hype can work against you, his read of Bill Belichick's future in NE, and his breakout team and MVP candidate. We wrap up the hour talking about how many five-year-olds it would take to tackle Derrick Henry...and Chris Carlin.
Hour 2: Hunter Pence Can't Parallel Park: 8/2/23
Chris Carlin, in for Greeny, discusses Jerry Jones issuing a warning to the rest of the NFC East. Plus, Jerry loves the sunshine and...something else in California. We take Cowboys calls and play some Carl-In or Carl-Out which includes Bill Belichick's replacement and Pete Alonso's future in New York. 2x World Series Champion Hunter Pence joins the show to talk about the crazy MLB trade deadline, playing for Bruce Bochy and against Max Scherzer & Justin Verlander. Plus, Carlin sounds like Paul Heyman.
Hour 1: Matzo Ball Soup: 8/1/23
Greeny weighs in on Aaron Rodgers total control in the Jets organization, his comments towards Sean Payton, and the RB situation in the NFL to lead off the show. Chris Carlin & Chris Canty take over and welcome ESPN NFL Analyst Damien Woody to break down some key injuries in Denver as well as the NEXT position that could decrease in value in the eyes of NFL franchises. We wrap up the hour with a discussion on if the player empowerment era in the NBA could be ending with the league's response to Damian Lillard's trade request.
Hour 2: Youth Sports Strikes Again: 8/1/23
Chris Carlin & Chris Canty, in for Greeny, discuss the potential that this is Dak's last season in Dallas. Is there a QB Dallas could trade for to replace him? Bubba is sad about the Mets and we take your Cowboys calls. ESPN MLB Analyst Eduardo Perez breaks down the Angels moves at the deadline and the future for New York baseball. Kendrick Perkins got thrown out of an AAU basketball game.
Hour 1: If I Die: 7/31/23
Chris Carlin & Chris Canty, in for Greeny, discuss Jim Irsay's disrespectful comments towards Jonathan Taylor and if this situation is fixable whatsoever. What teams should look into trading for him? ESPN NFL Reporter Kimberley Martin stops by to talk about the tenuous situation in Indy and the war of words between Sean Payton and the Jets. David Robertson & Max Scherzer have already been dealt, is Justin Verlander next?
Hour 2: Youth Football Fleece: 7/31/23
Chris Carlin & Chris Canty, in for Greeny, debate whether the Cowboys or Jets are more likely to fall flat on their face this season with all the hype surrounding them. Bubba is back from his month long vacation and Canty got scammed by youth sports over the weekend, which callers have strong feelings on. We wrap up the show talking about which position in the NFL is next to lose value after the RBs.
Hour 1: You Ain't Poppin': 7/28/23
Chris Carlin & Chris Canty, in for Greeny, discuss the implications of Joe Burrow's calf strain. ESPN NFL Front Office Insider Mike Tannenbaum joins the show to talk about if Sean Payton's comments went too far, Dalvin Cook's Jets visit, and Joe Burrow's injury. Shohei Ohtani might have had the greatest day any baseball player has ever had yesterday in Detroit.
Hour 2: I'm A Peacock, You Gotta Let Me Fly!: 7/28/23
Chris Carlin & Chris Canty, in for Greeny, discuss if Sean Payton went too far in his comments about his own team and the Jets and we take calls on the subject. Robert Saleh channeled hip hop and The Other Guys in his response. Jonathan Taylor is the latest RB to be at odds with his front office and we wrap up the week with Who Ya Got.
Hour 1: Mustaches and Friendship Bracelets: 7/27/23
Chris Carlin & Chris Canty, in for Greeny, discuss Aaron Rodgers reworking his contract and Dalvin Cook's visit to Florham Park, New Jersey. ESPN NFL Reporter Dianna Russini drops by to talk Aaron Rodgers, the RB conundrum, Arthur Smith's new mustache, and Travis Kelce wanting to make a friendship bracelet for Taylor Swift. We wrap up the hour with the Angels pulling Shohei Ohtani off the trade market and becoming deadline buyers.
Hour 2: 4th Dimension: 7/27/23
Chris Carlin & Chris Canty, in for Greeny, discuss Aaron Rodgers following in Tom Brady's footsteps as well as Sean Payton's disparaging comments about the Jets and former Broncos HC Nathanial Hackett. Joey Votto cut a promo with our friend Chris "Mad Dog" Russo on the MLB Network and Harry the board op schools us on the multiverse. Plus, we take calls on the Jets and evaluate Travis Kelce shooting his shot with Taylor Swift.
Hour 1: Russ GPT: 7/26/23
Chris Carlin & Chris Canty, in for Greeny, discuss Giants OT Andrew Thomas' lucrative new deal and how it makes it retroactively look at Saquon Barkley's situation. How much is the pressure now ramped up on Daniel Jones? Former NFL RB / Super Bowl 48 Champ Robert Turbin joins the show to talk about the decreasing RB market and his old QB Russell Wilson. Is Russ hard to get to know and does that impede his success in Denver? We wrap up the hour talking about Justin Herbert and Jaylen Brown getting record-setting deals...which guy would you rather have for the next 5 years?
Hour 2: Barbenheimer: 7/26/23
Chris Carlin & Chris Canty, in for Greeny, debate if Nick Bosa or Zack Martin is a bigger deal as far as holdouts go. We discuss the Barbenheimer craze including a fight that broke out at the Barbie screening. Calls on who the 2nd best NFC team is before ESPN NFL Insider Dan Graziano joins to talk about Russell Wilson, Aaron Donald, and Saquon Barkley to wrap up the show.
Hour 1: Played Like A Fiddle: 7/25/23
Chris Carlin & Chris Canty, in for Greeny, discuss the minutiae of Saquon Barkley's 1-year contract with the Giants. Super Bowl 25 MVP Ottis Anderson joins the show to discuss Saquon's situation and we take calls on who won the deal. Bronny James went into cardiac arrest yesterday and the Knicks could still have a shot at acquiring Donovan Mitchell.
Hour 2: Big Daddy Dak: 7/25/23
Chris Carlin & Chris Canty, in for Greeny, debate if the Giants are a playoff team again in 2023 with Daniel Jones and Saquon Barkley back on the roster. We take calls on the topic throughout the hour and cover our next set of NFL Two-A-Days with the Colts and Cardinals. Plus, Jaylen Brown signed the richest contract in NBA history. Sheesh!
Hour 1: Love Me Some Me: 7/24/23
Chris Carlin & Chris Canty, in for Greeny, discuss the Zoom meeting that star NFL RBs held over the weekend to discuss their market value, and discuss the idea of a Performance-Based Pay pool just for that position. ESPN NFL Front Office Insider Mike Tannenbaum weighs in on the idea as well as Chris Jones' contract situation, and we kick off our NFL Two-A-Days coverage with the Bears. Carlin got a shoutout from Michael Kay and Mookie Wilson on the KayRod Cast last night.
Hour 2: DK's Diet: 7/24/23
Chris Carlin & Chris Canty, in for Greeny, discuss if the Bills and Giants should consider a trade for Saquon Barkley now that Nyheim Hines is out for the season. We take calls on the topic before shifting to our NFL Two-A-Days coverage of the Texans. We wrap up the show discussing DK Metcalf's horrendous diet and Carlin's Costco conundrum.
Hour 1: Northwestern Hazing Scandal: 7/21/23
Michelle Smallmon and Chris Canty are in today as they talk Aaron Rodgers, have Margaret P. Battersby Black, Lawyer for Levin and Perconti on to talk about the Northwestern football hazing scandal, and the sale of the Washington Commanders
Hour 2: Jeff Darlington joins: 7/21/23
Michelle and Canty go over Michelle's top 5 Super Bowl Contenders, welcome Jeff Darlington, ESPN NFL Reporter on to talk Aaron Rodgers, Saquon Barkley, and the Cowboys, before wrapping up the week with Who ya Got?
Hour 1: Sample Police: 7/20/23
Michelle Smallmon and Chris Canty filling in for Greeny today as they take a look at day two of Jets training camp, and Chris Carlin needs help deciding how many samples can you get at Costco
Hour 2: Rob Ninkovich, ESPN NFL Analyst and the Sample Police: 7/20/23
Michelle Smallmon and Chris Canty are filling in for Greeny, and debate how many times you can get the same sample at Costco? They also are joined by Rob Ninkovich to debate if it is Super Bowl or Bust for the Jets and which team is pretending in the NFL
Hour 1: The First Day Of The Rest Of Our Lives: 7/19/23
Greeny can't hide his excitement as the Jets officially report to training camp today. He also addresses the Saquon Barkley situation, and believes the Giants have really messed this up. Callers weigh in and ask Greeny what they wanna know.
Hour 2: Greeny Takes Flight : 7/19/23
ESPN NFL Analyst Booger McFarland joins the show to talk about the Jets expectations heading into training camp. Greeny gives his ESPN Radio Rank Em: Top 5 College Players to Watch, and we hear from Nick Saban earlier today with Greeny on Get Up.
Hour 1: A Giant Problem : 7/18/23
Michelle Smallmon & Chris Canty fill in for Greeny and discuss the New York Giants & running back Saquon Barkely not being able to come to terms on a long term contract. Callers weigh in on whether the Giants are making a mistake with Saquon. Also, Michelle & Canty are not buying Joel Embid's excuse for his recent comments.
Hour 2: Booger McFarland : 7/18/23
Booger McFarland, ESPN NFL Analyst joins the show to talk about Saquon & the Giants. Michelle gives her Top 5 Jersey's in the NFL.
Hour 1: Greeny is back from vacay!: 7/17/23
Greeny is back from vacation and visits with ESPN NFL Reporter Sal Paolantonio regarding the NFL Franchise tag deadline which is only hours away. Plus Greeny gets to finally share his thoughts on the Northwestern Hazing situation which forced the university to fire head coach Pat Fitzgerald.
Hour 2: NFL Franchise Tag Deadline: 7/17/23
Greeny is back from his vacation and we countdown the hours to when the NFL's franchise tag deadline hits. Greeny talks about the unfair treatment Saquon Barkley and other NFL running backs are faced with these days. Plus did the Patriots really miss out bad on DeAndre Hopkins?
Hour 1: Are You Him?: 7/14/23
Michelle Smallmon & Jordan Raanan, in for Greeny, break down all the implications of a potential Saquon Barkley holdout. Michelle and Jordan give their Top 5 MVP candidates before welcoming ESPN NFL Analyst/2x Super Bowl Champion Damien Woody joins the show to weigh in on Saquon Barkley, the new Quinnen Williams deal, and Hard Knocks. We wrap up the hour talking about Sam Hartman's plans to turn his removed rib into a necklace. Also, Jordan thinks there are too many "Hims".
Hour 2: Kidney Stone Ring: 7/14/23
Michelle Smallmon & Jordan Raanan, in for Greeny, continue to discuss Sam Hartman's bizarre plans for his removed rib and we hear several similar stories including one from a 2x World Series champ himself....and our intrepid board op Mikey C. Should the Angels consider trading Mike Trout instead of Shohei Ohtani? We take some calls on Saquon Barkley and play Who Ya Got to wrap up the week.
Hour 1: Rule Breaker: 7/13/23
Shae Cornette & Michelle Smallmon, in for Greeny, recognize the franchise tag deadline for Saquon Barkley is days away...is it time for Giants fans to panic yet? The gals give their Top 5 QB/WR combos and Shae breaks some rules along the way. We take a few calls on QB/WR duos before wrapping up the hour talking about last night's ESPYs and the emotional moment with Damar Hamlin.
Hour 2: Hard Knocks Life: 7/13/23
Shae Cornette & Michelle Smallmon, in for Greeny, head to Big 12 Media Days to welcome ESPN CFB Senior Writer Heather Dinich to the show to discuss potential conference expansion and the fallout of Northwestern firing Pat Fitzgerald. When will his next job come? LeBron James is not retiring (shocker) and we pick over/under on win totals for the 2023-24 NBA season. ESPN NFL Writer Bill Barnwell joins the show to talk about the depreciating value of running backs, what the Giants need to do about Saquon Barkley RIGHT NOW, and more. Plus, Shae & Michelle caught some heat from Philly fans who were upset about...Scooby-Doo? Weird.
Hour 1: ESPY Day: 7/12/23
Courtney Cronin & Emmett Golden, in for Greeny, discuss the importance of supporting The V Foundation and cancer research on this ESPY Day. We listen to part of Jim Valvano's 1993 ESPYs speech...and welcome ESPN Chicago's Marc A Silverman to the show to share his story of battling cancer. We wrap up the hour with Emmett becoming a private chef for a wealthy family. Donate to The V Foundation to support cancer research at v.org/donate
Hour 2: Don't Ever Give Up: 7/12/23
Courtney Cronin & Emmett Golden, in for Greeny, continue to talk about the importance of ESPY Day. ESPN Radio Producer Sam Pierce shares his story of how his life has been impacted by his mom's battle with cancer. We listen to Stuart Scott's iconic 2014 ESPYs speech...and give away our ESPY Awards to tonight's nominees. ESPN Associate Producer Joe Formisano shares his cancer story and we wrap up the show listening to the final part of Jim Valvano's 1993 ESPYs speech. Donate to The V Foundation to support cancer research at v.org/donate
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