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 Nov 3, 2018
honest appraisal of team's and coaching.


 Oct 28, 2018


 Oct 14, 2018
Lombardi is the best

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 Sep 11, 2018

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 Jul 29, 2018

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The Ringer NFL Show features a rotating group of Ringer NFL experts, including Michael Lombardi, Robert Mays, Kevin Clark, and Danny Kelly. The show will also feature ex-players and coaches, among others, as guests.

Episode Date
The Raiders Should Move to Las Vegas | The Ringer NFL Show (Ep. 364)
00:43:02

John DeFilippo is out in Minnesota, Freddie Kitchens is impressing in Cleveland, and Frank Reich has coached himself into the Coach of the Year sweepstakes in Indianapolis (1:00). Plus, why the Oakland Raiders need to hurry up and move to Las Vegas, the three biggest games of the week (8:30), Dallas’s dominant D-line, and Joe Flacco’s future interest around the league this offseason (29:00).

Hosts: Robert Mays and Kevin Clark

Dec 13, 2018
Lombardi’s Week 14 Reactions | GM Street (Ep. 363)
00:53:17

The Vikings struggle on offense, the Dolphins shock the Patriots, Chicago stymies the Rams, and the Steelers slip up in Oakland, plus the weekly awards.



Hosts: Michael Lombardi and Tate Frazier



Dec 11, 2018
Overreactions to Overachievers | The Dantasy Football Podcast (Ep. 362)
00:36:16

Justin Jackson and Ian Thomas lead this week's Initial Advice (01:30), and Dede Westbrook and Vernon Davis are among the top players to add off of waivers this week (10:00). Plus, overreactions to the wild week in fantasy, including Derrick Henry's and Amari Cooper's explosions, and Antonio Brown's and James White’s duds (23:00).


Hosts: Danny Heifetz and Danny Kelly


Dec 11, 2018
Time to Panic in Pittsburgh? | The Ringer NFL Show (Ep. 361)
00:55:56

The Steelers are in a tailspin (1:00), the Bears overpower the Rams (16:00), and the Cowboys are officially good again (28:00). Plus the surprising success of the “hook-and-ladder” play, today’s challenge flags, and tomorrow’s headlines (35:30).

Hosts: Robert Mays and Kevin Clark

Dec 10, 2018
Lombardi’s Week 14 Watch List and the Dannys’ Last-Second Fantasy Advice | GM Street (Ep. 360)
00:50:25

The Titans romp over the Jaguars (00:30), five games to watch this weekend (11:45), and ‘The Dantasy Football Podcast’ guys give out some last-second fantasy advice (32:00).

Dec 07, 2018
Reassessing the Super Bowl Race | The Ringer NFL Show (Ep. 359)
00:56:15

The Cowboys, Eagles, and Texans are making a late-season push, but can they actually contend for a Super Bowl? (0:30) On this week's Take Shop, Aaron Donald and Russell Wilson need to be considered for MVP (23:30), plus the three biggest games of the week, and deciding whether you would rather have Sam Darnold or Josh Allen (33:00).

Hosts: Robert Mays and Kevin Clark

Dec 06, 2018
Lombardi’s Week 13 Reactions | GM Street (Ep. 358)
00:54:55

The Eagles keep their playoff hopes alive, the Chargers survive in Pittsburgh, and the Packers show Mike McCarthy the door. Plus: this week’s awards.


Hosts: Michael Lombardi and Tate Frazier



Dec 04, 2018
The Backups Have Become the Stars | The Dantasy Football Podcast (Ep. 357)
00:43:51

The Backups Have Become the Stars | The Dantasy Football Podcast (Ep. 357)

Dante Pettis and Jeff Wilson Jr. lead this week's Initial Advice (0:30), and Curtis Samuel and Josh Allen are among the top players to add off of waivers this week (13:00). Plus the slew of backup running backs who have stepped up to the plate and could save your fantasy season (27:00).

Hosts: Danny Heifetz and Danny Kelly

Dec 04, 2018
The Coaching Carousel Has Begun | The Ringer NFL Show (Ep. 356)
00:53:52

Mike McCarthy is out, the Aaron Rodgers coaching sweepstakes have commenced, and other coaches are on the hot seat (1:30). Plus, the recent suspension of Kansas City running back Kareem Hunt (15:30), Stock Up/Stock Down after Sunday’s slate of games, and today’s challenge flags (23:00).

Hosts: Robert Mays and Kevin Clark

Dec 03, 2018
Lombardi’s Week 13 Watch List and the Dannys’ Last-Second Fantasy Advice | GM Street (Ep. 355)
00:44:21

The Saints fall to the Cowboys (00:30), this weekend’s five games to watch (07:15), and some last-second fantasy advice from ‘The Dantasy Football Podcast’ crew (23:00).



Nov 30, 2018
The Worst Moves of 2018 | The Ringer NFL Show (Ep. 354)
01:02:05

The Blake Bortles saga, rookie QB-coach pairings, and passing on drafting Derwin James are all among the worst moves of 2018 (0:30). The Redskins signed Reuben Foster, the Browns might look like a playoff team, and the Bengals could chase a QB in the draft next year (21:15). Plus, the biggest three games of the week, an appreciation of Doug McDermott, and a Saints-Cowboys preview (36:00).

Hosts: Robert Mays and Kevin Clark

Nov 29, 2018
Lombardi’s Week 12 Reactions | GM Street (Ep. 353)
00:53:44

The Texans get their eighth straight win, this time on 'Monday Night Football,' Blake Bortles gets benched, Hue Jackson doesn’t get a handshake, and this week’s awards.


Hosts: Michael Lombardi and Tate Frazier



Nov 27, 2018
Making Sense of Muddled QB Situations | The Dantasy Football Podcast (Ep. 352)
00:37:46

Nyheim Hines and Cameron Brate lead this week's Initial Advice segment (0:30), and Chris Thompson and Gerald Everett are among the top players to add off waivers this week (12:00). Plus, what does the recent surge of QB benchings and injuries mean for your fantasy team? (24:30)

Hosts: Danny Heifetz and Danny Kelly

Nov 27, 2018
Which Wild-Card Teams Pose the Biggest Threat? | The Ringer NFL Show (Ep. 351)
00:47:09

The Chargers, Seahawks, and Vikings are looming as potential playoff disruptors; the Packers need a coaching change; and Baker Mayfield is shining in the post–Hue Jackson era (00:30). Plus the Jaguars, Bengals, and Steelers continue to struggle with consistency; the Colts need to stop throwing passes to Andrew Luck; and the Chargers need to leave L.A. (28:30)

Hosts: Robert Mays and Kevin Clark

Nov 26, 2018
What the Chiefs-Rams Game Means for the League | The Ringer NFL Show (Ep. 350)
01:00:45

The Chiefs and Rams have set the precedent for an exciting new future in the NFL, both on offense and defense (2:00). On this week's Take Shop, can the Bears still win the NFC North with Chase Daniel, and can teams win back-to-back Super Bowls in the modern NFL? (17:00) Plus the biggest three games of the week, and the growing trend of more teams drafting first-round quarterbacks (31:00).

Hosts: Robert Mays and Kevin Clark

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Nov 22, 2018
Lombardi’s Week 11 Reactions | GM Street (Ep. 349)
01:11:20

Andy Reid and Sean McVay show their offensive prowess on 'Monday Night Football,' discuss the pace of play in the league, and hand out awards for the week.

Nov 20, 2018
The Strength of Schedule Power Rankings | The Dantasy Football Podcast (Ep. 348)
00:46:55

Lamar Jackson and Tre’Quan Smith lead this week's Initial Advice (2:30), Gus “The Bus” Edwards and David Moore are among this week's players to add off waivers, and the Cincinnati Bengals sit atop the leaderboard of defenses to exploit as fantasy playoffs approach (17:30).

Nov 20, 2018
The Alex Smith Ripple Effect | The Ringer NFL Show (Ep. 347)
01:04:58

Alex Smith’s season-ending injury leaves the door wide open in the NFC East, the Bears are starting to look like the 2017 Jaguars 2.0, and Lamar Jackson has sparked an exciting new era in Baltimore (1:15). Plus, Jon Gruden and Derek Carr’s tiff, the Condoleezza Rice rumor in Cleveland, and the Rams-Chiefs mega matchup on Monday night (51:00).

Hosts: Robert Mays and Kevin Clark

Nov 19, 2018
Lombardi’s Week 11 Watch List and the Dannys’ Last-Second Fantasy Advice | GM Street (Ep. 346)
00:49:41

The Seahawks top the Packers (00:30) and the five games to watch this weekend (09:15). Then, last-second fantasy advice from ‘The Dantasy Football Podcast’ (31:00).


Hosts: Michael Lombardi and Tate Frazier

Nov 16, 2018
Not-So-Surprising Contenders and the Jon Gruden Experiment | The Ringer NFL Show (Ep. 345)
00:58:09

Belvedere Vodka presents a special NFL crossover episode featuring Ryen Russillo from 'Dual Threat' and Kevin Clark and Robert Mays from 'The Ringer NFL Show' live from Cleopatra’s Barge in Caesars Palace in Las Vegas.



Nov 14, 2018
Lombardi’s Week 10 Reactions | GM Street (Ep. 344)
00:58:55

Hue Jackson is back in Cincinnati, the Raiders continue to sputter, the Rams survive the Seahawks, and more of Week 10’s top story lines (0:30). Plus, the weekly awards (40:30).

Hosts: Michael Lombardi and Tate Frazier

Nov 13, 2018
Prepping for Fantasy Playoffs and Initial Advice After Week 10 | The Dantasy Football Podcast (Ep. 343)
00:48:25

Josh Reynolds and Anthony Miller lead this week’s Initial Advice roster (1:00), Rashaad Penny and Lamar Jackson are among the top players to add off waivers this week (18:00), and Malcolm Brown and Austin Ekeler lead the group of signature players to grab while you still can as playoff preparation season has officially commenced (34:30).

Hosts: Danny Heifetz and Danny Kelly

Nov 13, 2018
Making Sense of the NFC East | The Ringer NFL Show (Ep. 342)
00:52:36

The Cowboys and Eagles only muddied the water in the NFC East after Sunday night’s game, and the Redskins are now the favorite (3:00). After Week 10, the stock is up for the Titans, the Chiefs-Rams mega matchup coming next week, and the Bears (14:00), and the stock is down for the AFC wild-card teams, the Rams defense, and the Jets in general (27:30).

Nov 12, 2018
Lombardi’s Week 10 Watch List and the Dannys’ Last-Second Fantasy Advice | GM Street (Ep. 341)
00:52:39

Big Ben and the Steelers dominate the Panthers at home, and the Le’Veon Bell holdout saga continues (1:15). Plus, the five biggest games of the week (16:30), and some last second fantasy advice from ‘The Dantasy Football Podcast’ (29:00).

Hosts: Michael Lombardi and Tate Frazier

Nov 09, 2018
Second-Half Story Lines to Watch | The Ringer NFL Show (Ep. 340)
00:52:31

Is the Cowboys head coaching job secretly a good one? What would an MVP award do for Drew Brees’s legacy? Should Le’Veon Bell even come back at this point (1:05)? Plus, the three biggest games of the week, Dez Bryant’s potential impact on the Saints, and a 'Thursday Night Football' preview (34:00).

Hosts: Robert Mays and Kevin Clark

Nov 08, 2018
Lombardi's Week 9 Reactions | GM Street (Ep. 339)
00:54:26

Jason Garrett and the Cowboys fall to the Titans, the Saints upend the Rams, and the rest of Week 9’s standout moments. Plus, the weekly awards.

Hosts: Michael Lombardi and Tate Frazier



Nov 06, 2018
The Fantasy Stock Exchange | The Dantasy Football Podcast (Ep. 338)
00:47:25

Adam Humphries, Duke Johnson Jr., and more lead this week's Initial Advice (1:00). Theo Riddick and Cordarrelle Patterson are among the list of players to add off of waivers heading into Week 10 (15:30), and James Conner and Eric Ebron join the group of players to buy low and sell high as the fantasy trade deadline approaches (25:30).

Hosts: Danny Heifetz and Danny Kelly

Nov 06, 2018
Are We Worried About The Rams or Impressed By The Saints? | The Ringer NFL Show (Ep. 337)
01:01:09

The Rams and Saints gave us what we expected, but which team told us more? (3:30) Plus the Patriots and Belichick have mastered position switching, the Steelers are who we thought they were with or without Le’Veon Bell (36:00), and Nathan Peterman continues to do Nathan Peterman things (49:00).

Nov 05, 2018
Lombardi's Week 9 Watch List and the Dannys' Last-Second Fantasy Advice | GM Street (Ep. 336)
00:49:15

The Ringer's Michael Lombardi and Tate Frazier discuss Jon Gruden’s lack of success in Oakland (01:30) before identifying the standout matchups this Sunday (14:30). Then Danny Heifetz and Danny Kelly of 'The Dantasy Football Podcast' dole out some fantasy football advice (32:45).

Nov 02, 2018
Trade Deadline Takeaways, and Rams vs. Saints and Rodgers vs. Brady Previews | The Ringer NFL Show (Ep. 335)
00:55:02

The Ringer’s Robert Mays and Kevin Clark link up to give their takeaways on the surprisingly active NFL trade deadline (1:30) before workshopping some Cleveland Browns takes on “Take Shop” and previewing Rams vs. Saints, along with the other blockbuster matchups heading into Week 9 (25:30).

Oct 31, 2018
Lombardi's Trade Deadline Reactions, Hue Jackson, and Week 8 | GM Street (Ep. 334)
00:54:22

The Ringer's Michael Lombardi and Tate Frazier discuss the Browns' firing of Hue Jackson (01:00), the biggest transactions made before today's trade deadline (22:00), and takeaways from Week 8 (47:00).

Oct 31, 2018
Fantasy Superlatives and Week 9 Must-Adds | The Dantasy Football Podcast (Ep. 333)
00:36:17

The Ringer’s Danny Heifetz and Danny Kelly offer up some “Initial Advice” after Week 8 (1:30) and recommend which players you should pick up off waivers heading into Week 9 (11:00). Then the guys give out their midseason awards to the fantasy players who have shined, flopped, and everything in between (21:30).


Tweet your fantasy football superlatives to @Danny_Heifetz and @DannyBKelly on Twitter

Oct 29, 2018
The Saints Have Joined the NFC Elite, Plus Rams-Packers Takeaways | The Ringer NFL Show (Ep. 332)
00:59:45

The Ringer’s Robert Mays and Kevin Clark link up to discuss where the Saints rank in the NFC after Sunday night’s win over the Vikings, and what we learned about the Packers after their showdown with the Rams (0:25). Then the guys offer their “Stock Ups” and “Stock Downs” of the week, throw challenge flags on the Giants and the 49ers, and predict tomorrow’s headlines (17:15).

Oct 29, 2018
Lombardi’s Week 8 Watch List and Last-Second Fantasy Advice | GM Street (Ep. 331)
00:51:16

The Ringer’s Michael Lombardi and Tate Frazier link up to discuss Deshaun Watson’s dominance on ‘Thursday Night Football,' and highlight the top matchups to watch in Week 8 (0:30). Then Danny Heifetz and Danny Kelly of ‘The Dantasy Football Podcast’ offer up some fantasy football advice at the midway point of the fantasy season (32:00).

Oct 26, 2018
NFL Trade Deadline Preview and Aaron Rodgers vs. the Undefeated Rams | The Ringer NFL Show (Ep. 330)
00:57:03

The Ringer’s Robert Mays and Kevin Clark link up to spotlight the teams that need to make deals and the players most likely to be shopped with the trade deadline approaching (3:00). Then the guys workshop their takes of the week on "Take Shop," preview Aaron Rodgers vs. the Rams, and more (23:30).

Oct 25, 2018
Lombardi's Week 7 Reactions | GM Street (Ep. 329)
01:04:52

The Ringer's Michael Lombardi and Tate Frazier discuss Week 7’s biggest games and narratives before giving out their weekly awards.



Oct 23, 2018
Not All Touches Are Created Equal, Sorry Amari, and the Sony Michel Pity Party | The Dantasy Football Podcast (Ep. 328)
00:39:59

The Ringer's Danny Heifetz and Danny Kelly offer up some “Initial Advice” on a few must-add running backs (02:00) before discussing this week’s waiver-wire fallout following the Amari Cooper trade (10:45). They wrap up the show with a debate about Alvin Kamara’s value among top fantasy running backs (26:00).

Oct 23, 2018
What the Playoffs Will Look Like in the AFC | The Ringer NFL Show (Ep. 327)
01:03:25

The Ringer’s Robert Mays and Kevin Clark link up to predict what the playoffs will look like in the muddled AFC (2:00) before listing their "Stock Up" and "Stock Down" teams of the week (17:30). Then the guys throw their challenge flags on clock-management mishaps and Mitchell Trubisky’s performance before analyzing why the Jaguars’ collapse will lead tomorrow’s headlines (52:30).

Oct 22, 2018
Lombardi's Week 7 Watch List and Last-Second Fantasy Advice | GM Street (Ep. 326)
00:43:48

The Ringer's Michael Lombardi and Tate Frazier react to the Broncos’ shellacking of the Cardinals on 'Thursday Night Football' (02:00) and name their favorite Week 7 matchups (10:30). Then Danny Heifetz and Danny Kelly of 'The Dantasy Football Podcast' offer up some fantasy football advice for this weekend (29:45).

Oct 19, 2018
Dan Orlovsky on the Current State of the Quarterback Position, Plus a Legendary ‘Take Shop’ | The Ringer NFL Show (Ep. 325)
00:56:21

The Ringer’s Robert Mays and Kevin Clark are joined by former NFL QB Dan Orlovsky to talk about how his Twitter analysis led to a job at ESPN, the current state of the quarterback position, and his impressions on Patrick Mahomes II, Jared Goff, and the rookie QBs (0:45). Then the guys dive into a legendary Take Shop before breaking down the biggest games heading into Week 7 (31:00).


Follow Dan on Twitter @danorlovsky7.

Oct 18, 2018
Lombardi's Week 6 Reactions | GM Street (Ep. 324)
00:52:09

The Ringer's Michael Lombardi and Tate Frazier discuss the biggest games from Week 6 and then give out their weekly awards.



Oct 16, 2018
Buying or Selling on the Red-Hot Chargers and Waiver Wire Must-Adds After Week 6 | The Dantasy Football Podcast (Ep. 323)
00:39:12

The Ringer’s Danny Heifetz and Danny Kelly offer their initial advice after Week 6 (1:45), break down the must-add players off of waivers for the upcoming week (18:00), and discuss which players on the red-hot Chargers are worth buying low or selling high (26:30).

Oct 15, 2018
A Thriller in Foxborough and What We Know After Week 6 | The Ringer NFL Show (Ep. 322)
00:57:49

The Ringer’s Robert Mays and Kevin Clark link up to break down the exhilarating Chiefs-Patriots game, discuss Bill Belichick’s game plan against Mahomes, and anoint the best team in the AFC (1:45). Then the guys offer their “Stock Up” and “Stock Down” teams of the week (11:45), throw their challenge flags, and predict tomorrow’s headlines (49:00).

Oct 15, 2018
Lombardi's Week 6 Watch List and Last-Second Fantasy Advice | GM Street (Ep. 321)
00:43:55

The Ringer's Michael Lombardi and Tate Frazier discuss Eli Manning and the Giants’ loss Thursday night to the Eagles (02:00) and list the best games to watch this weekend (12:15). Then Danny Heifetz and Danny Kelly of 'The Dantasy Football Podcast' give out fantasy football advice (29:15).

Oct 12, 2018
Chiefs-Patriots Preview and the Teams No One Is Talking About | The Ringer NFL Show (Ep. 320)
00:56:51

The Ringer’s Robert Mays and Kevin Clark link up to discuss the three teams no one is talking about now, but will be in three weeks (1:00) before workshopping some hot takes about the Chiefs-Patriots game in this week's "Take Shop" (22:00). Then the guys preview the biggest games heading into Week 6, and Brandon Thorn of USA Football calls in to talk about David Bakhtiari and the Packers offense (31:30).

Oct 11, 2018
Lombardi's Week 5 Reactions | GM Street (Ep. 319)
00:55:09

The Ringer's Michael Lombardi and Tate Frazier discuss a memorable night for Drew Brees and the Saints on 'Monday Night Football' and standouts from Week 5 before giving out their weekly awards.

Oct 09, 2018
The Passing Boom and Week 6 Waiver Watch | The Dantasy Football Podcast (Ep. 318)
00:35:08

The Ringer’s Danny Heifetz and Danny Kelly offer their initial advice after Week 5 (1:00), list the top guys to grab off waivers heading into Week 6 (13:00), and make sense of the passing boom of 2018 and how it will affect the players on your fantasy team (22:30).

Oct 09, 2018
Contenders and Pretenders After Week 5 | The Ringer NFL Show (Ep. 317)
00:54:20

The Ringer’s Robert Mays and Kevin Clark link up to discuss which conference favorites are for real and which are fooling us after Week 5 (1:45) before analyzing the unexpected competence in Cincinnati, the masterful front office in Detroit, and the bizarre Titans-Bills game (25:00). Then the guys throw challenge flags on Eli Manning's presence holding the Giants hostage and Jacksonville’s commitment to Blake Bortles before predicting tomorrow’s headlines (43:15).

Oct 08, 2018
Lombardi's Week 5 Watch List and Last-Second Fantasy Advice | GM Street (Ep. 316)
01:00:46

The Ringer's Michael Lombardi and Tate Frazier link up to discuss the Colts' loss to the Patriots (02:00) before highlighting their favorite matchups coming up this weekend (16:45). Then Danny Heifetz and Danny Kelly of 'The Dantasy Football Podcast' distribute some fantasy football advice (47:15).



Oct 05, 2018
MVP Front-runners and the Quarterback Stat-Padding Era | The Ringer NFL Show (Ep. 315)
00:56:00

The Ringer’s Robert Mays and Kevin Clark link up to discuss the leading MVP candidates at the quarter mark of the NFL season and list three things they are sure of so far (3:45). Then, they question whether the AFC North is the best division in football and whether the Packers are actually good on this week's Take Shop (26:30) before previewing the biggest games headed into Week 5 (37:45).

Oct 04, 2018
Lombardi's Week 4 Reactions | GM Street (Ep. 314)
01:13:10

The Ringer's Michael Lombardi and Tate Frazier discuss the Chiefs' comeback and the Broncos' collapse on 'Monday Night Football' and Week 4 standouts. Then they give out some weekly awards.

Oct 02, 2018
Waiver Watch, Le'Veon's Trade Value, and Stash Guys | The Dantasy Football Podcast (Ep. 313)
00:35:08

The Ringer's Danny Heifetz and Danny Kelly break down their favorite players to grab for this weekend (02:00), options for the long term (13:00), and debate Le'Veon Bell's fantasy value (21:15).

Oct 02, 2018
Philly Not So Special? Plus the Sneaky Good Titans and More Week 4 Reactions | The Ringer NFL Show (Ep. 312)
01:05:12

The Ringer’s Robert Mays and Kevin Clark open the show with reactions to Ravens-Steelers, Eagles-Titans, and Tyler Eifert’s gruesome injury before discussing whose stock you should buy or sell after Week 4 (hint: buy Mitchell Trubisky stock!) (2:00). Then the guys throw challenge flags on judging young QBs, the Giants as a team in general, and the Earl Thomas situation before predicting tomorrow’s headlines (46:30).

Oct 01, 2018
Lombardi's Week 4 Watch List and Last-Second Fantasy Advice | GM Street (Ep. 311)
01:01:29

The Ringer's Michael Lombardi and Tate Frazier break down the Rams' impressive win over the Vikings (02:00) and then spotlight some of the best games coming up this weekend (26:00). Then Danny Heifetz and Danny Kelly of 'The Dantasy Football Podcast' hand out some last-second fantasy advice (45:45).



Sep 28, 2018
Baker's and Rosen’s Time to Shine, and Week 4 Preview | The Ringer NFL Show (Ep. 310)
00:56:00

The Ringer’s Robert Mays and Kevin Clark discuss how Baker Mayfield and Josh Rosen will affect their teams, whether the 49ers should tank, and what the future holds in Dallas (2:00). Then the guys preview the top games heading into Week 4, offer up their sneaky truths, and introduce a new segment to the show (31:30).

Sep 27, 2018
Initial Advice for Week 4, Players You Should Drop, and Hidden Gems on Unexpected Teams | The Dantasy Football Podcast (Ep. 309)
00:41:13

The Ringer’s Danny Heifetz and Danny Kelly offer up their locks heading into Week 4 (1:30) and list their “Thank Me Laters” for the week and players you should drop (17:00) before diving into the fantasy impact of Baker Mayfield and Josh Rosen starting next week (28:30).

Sep 26, 2018
Lombardi's Week 3 Reactions | GM Street (Ep. 308)
01:05:39

The Ringer's Michael Lombardi and Tate Frazier discuss the Steelers' victory in Tampa Bay on 'Monday Night Football' and Week 3 standouts and then give out some weekly awards.



Sep 25, 2018
Second-Year QB Concerns, New England’s Rough Start, and the Breakdown in Minnesota | The Ringer NFL Show (Ep. 307)
00:58:16

The Ringer’s Robert Mays and Kevin Clark link up to discuss the ongoing struggle for Jimmy G (and the future of the 49ers), Deshaun Watson, and Mitchell Trubisky (1:00). Then the guys cover why the Patriots and Vikings are trending down while the Rams, Chiefs, and Dolphins are trending up (14:45) before throwing their challenge flags of the week and predicting tomorrow’s headlines (41:45).

Sep 24, 2018
Week 3 Watch List and Last-Second Fantasy Advice | GM Street (Ep. 306)
00:49:41

The Ringer's Michael Lombardi and Tate Frazier discuss the Browns' victory over the Jets (02:00), before highlighting some of their favorite games coming up this weekend (09:45). Then Danny Heifetz and Danny Kelly of 'The Dantasy Football Podcast' give out some last-second fantasy advice (36:00).




Sep 21, 2018
Dysfunction In Pittsburgh, Josh Gordon’s New Home, and Matchups to Watch in Week 3 | The Ringer NFL Show (Ep. 305)
00:53:31

The Ringer’s Robert Mays and Kevin Clark connect to cover the ongoing chemistry issues in Pittsburgh and Josh Gordon’s potential in New England before diving into this week's Take Shop (3:30). Then the guys break down the three biggest games of Week 3, geek out over coaching schemes, and offer their picks for 'Thursday Night Football' (25:30).

Sep 20, 2018
Waiver-Wire Pickups, Dark Knights, Designated Hitters, and an Explosion of RB Catches | The Dantasy Football Podcast (Ep. 304)
00:39:33

The Ringer's Danny Heifetz and Danny Kelly offer up some Initial Advice for your waiver wire (02:00) then cruise through a lightning round of "Thank Me Later" stash guys (15:30) before highlighting the latest offensive trend to keep in mind and favorable defensive matchups (29:30).



Sep 19, 2018
Lombardi's Week 2 Reactions | GM Street (Ep. 303)
01:05:51

The Ringer's Michael Lombardi and Tate Frazier discuss Mitchell Trubisky's 'Monday Night Football' performance, Seattle's struggles, and Week 2 standouts, and then give out awards for who stole the show this weekend.

Sep 18, 2018
Mahomes Making History, Fitzmagic in Tampa Bay, Vontae Davis Retiring, and Week 2 Takeaways | The Ringer NFL Show (Ep. 302)
00:58:32

The Ringer’s Robert Mays and Kevin Clark link up to discuss Patrick Mahomes’s historic start to the season, Ryan Fitzpatrick’s on- and off-field swagger, and why kickers are struggling (23:45). Later, the guys throw their challenge flags for Week 2 (which include Vontae Davis retiring at halftime) before predicting this week’s headlines (48:30).

Sep 17, 2018
Week 2 Watch List and Last-Second Fantasy Advice | GM Street (Ep. 301)
00:47:19

The Ringer's Michael Lombardi and Tate Frazier react to the Bengals' win over the Ravens (02:00), before spotlighting their five favorite matchups this weekend (09:45). Then Danny Heifetz and Danny Kelly of 'The Dantasy Football Podcast' offer up some last-second fantasy advice (29:30).




Sep 14, 2018
The Josh Allen Era, Gruden Mania, Panic in Detroit, and Week 2 Preview | The Ringer NFL Show (Ep. 300)
00:56:32

The Ringer’s Robert Mays and Kevin Clark link up to cover the major headlines around the league heading into Week 2, including Josh Allen becoming the starting QB in Buffalo, the Falcons losing key defensive players, and Jon Gruden’s shaky beginning in Oakland (20:00). Then they workshop some hot takes and preview  key Week 2 games (45:00).

Sep 13, 2018
Stash Guys, Sleepers, and the Dark Knights Return | The Dantasy Football Podcast (Ep. 299)
00:39:50

The Ringer's Danny Heifetz and Danny Kelly spotlight which fantasy sleepers to pick up this week (02:00), intriguing defensive matchups to exploit (19:30), and which wide receivers to stash for later in the season (31:15).

Sep 12, 2018
Lombardi's Week 1 Reactions | GM Street (Ep. 298)
01:04:03

The Ringer's Michael Lombardi and Tate Frazier highlight five standout performances from the opening weekend, discuss and debunk Week 1 narratives, and give out awards for who stole the show to start the season.

Sep 11, 2018
An Instant Classic in Lambeau, Mahomes and the Chiefs Shine, and More Week 1 Takeaways | The Ringer NFL Show (Ep. 297)
01:01:39

With the regular season underway, The Ringer’s Robert Mays and Kevin Clark link up to discuss Aaron Rodgers’s legendary comeback and Mitchell Trubisky and the Bears’ second-half collapse (1:00). Then, the guys introduce new weekly segments to the show where they cover players and teams whose values are trending up or down (18:00), point out the most questionable decisions from around the league on Sunday, and predict the stories that will lead tomorrow’s headlines (45:00).

Sep 10, 2018
Philadelphia Outlasts Atlanta, and Which Games to Watch | GM Street (Ep. 296)
00:35:04

The Ringer's Michael Lombardi and Tate Frazier take a look at the Eagles' defeat of the Falcons in the NFL season opener (02:00), and then give five intriguing matchups to watch for during Week 1 (22:00).



Sep 07, 2018
NFL Preview Blowout | The Ringer NFL Show (Ep. 295)
01:00:19

The Ringer’s Robert Mays and Kevin Clark sit down for a massive preview of the 2018 NFL season. They predict who will lead the league in each statistical category, and who will take home awards like Offensive Rookie of the Year, Defensive Player of the Year, Coach of the Year, and MVP (16:00). Then, the guys dive into who will win each division, and offer their picks for the conference championships and Super Bowl (40:00).

Sep 06, 2018
Drop Your Kicker and Add These Guys Before Week 1 | The Dantasy Football Podcast (Ep. 294)
00:42:13

The Ringer’s Danny Kelly and Danny Heifetz have your last-minute roster moves with their "Thank Me Now" players in the San Francisco and Pittsburgh backfields and one particularly underrated wide receivers corp (02:30). Then they run through roster cutdowns in Dallas, New Orleans, Philadelphia, Cleveland, and Tampa Bay (15:00) before looking at some stash “Thank Me Later” candidates (32:45).

Sep 05, 2018
Gruden's Raiders, QB Free Agents, and When Will Le'Veon Bell Return to Pittsburgh? | GM Street (Ep. 293)
00:47:59

The Ringer's Michael Lombardi and Tate Frazier sit down to discuss Oakland sending Khalil Mack to the Bears (02:00), the Steelers' running back situation (17:30), depth at the quarterback position around the league (23:15), and Philip Rivers and Antonio Gates running it back one more time in Los Angeles (37:00).

Sep 04, 2018
Emergency Khalil Mack Pod | The Ringer NFL Show (Ep. 292)
00:26:29

The Ringer’s Robert Mays and Kevin Clark link up for an emergency discussion of the Chicago Bears acquiring Khalil Mack. They discuss the parameters of the deal (01:00), what this means for the Oakland Raiders (11:15), and new expectations for the Bears’ future (20:00).

Sep 01, 2018
Your Pre-Draft Cheat Sheet for Your Cheat Sheet | The Dantasy Football Podcast (Ep. 291)
00:45:40

The Ringer’s Danny Heifetz and Danny Kelly list their “thank me later” players to target in drafts (01:30) and break down the players with the biggest gaps in ESPN and Yahoo ranks (14:00). Then the Dannies discuss players popular with sharp drafters this year (27:45)


Aug 31, 2018
The Arms Race in the NFL | GM Street (Ep. 290)
00:53:23

The Ringer's Michael Lombardi and Tate Frazier discuss Aaron Rodgers's new deal, Teddy Bridgewater's new team, Kirk Cousins's role in setting the QB market, and 'Hard Knocks.'

Aug 29, 2018
Superstar Contracts and Bold Predictions for the 2018 Season | The Ringer NFL Show (Ep. 289)
00:45:27

The Ringer’s Robert Mays and Kevin Clark link up to discuss Odell Beckham Jr.’s new contract, what his contract means for guys like Aaron Donald and Khalil Mack, and the art of negotiating a superstar's contract (03:30). Then the guys list their bold predictions for the upcoming NFL season (21:00).

Aug 28, 2018
Odell's New Deal, Donald's Holdout, and Wentz's Return | GM Street (Ep. 288)
00:59:41

The Ringer's Michael Lombardi and Tate Frazier discuss Odell Beckham Jr.'s new deal in New York, Aaron Donald's holdout and the Rams' preseason plan, Carson Wentz's Week 1 status, and Week 3 preseason thoughts.

Aug 27, 2018
Fantasy Football Divisives, "Thank Me Later" Players, and More | The Dantasy Football Podcast (Ep. 287)
00:50:00

The Ringer’s Danny Heifetz and Danny Kelly list their “thank me later” players to target in drafts (02:00) and explain why they’re intrigued by players like Sammy Watkins, Jeremy Hill, and a few others, plus why they're deterred by one Colts running back's fumblitis and a defending Super Bowl champion's old-man knees (16:00). Then the Dannies break down whether they're in or out on a few of fantasy football's most divisive players (33:30).



Aug 24, 2018
'Hard Knocks' Episode 3, Dez Bryant's Hello, and More Preseason Speculation | GM Street (Ep. 286)
00:51:56

The Ringer's Michael Lombardi and Tate Frazier discuss HBO's third episode of 'Hard Knocks,' Dez Bryant's abrupt Cleveland visit, Bob Wylie's Maserati, Josh Gordon's return, and Nick Saban's passion points.

Aug 22, 2018
Rising Rookies, Great Value Guys, and the Twitter Mailbag Returns! | The Ringer NFL Show (Ep. 285)
00:56:22

The Ringer's Robert Mays and Kevin Clark link up to give their early impressions of Baker Mayfield, Josh Allen, and Josh Rosen (02:00), then list some of their favorite non-QB second-year contracts (21:30), and wrap up the show by answering some Twitter questions (38:00).


Aug 22, 2018
Helmet-Rule Rumblings, Pittsburgh's New Impact Player, and Rams vs. Raiders | GM Street (Ep. 284)
00:51:12

The Ringer's Michael Lombardi and Tate Frazier take a look at the response around the league to the new helmet rule (01:00), Josh Allen taking over in Buffalo (18:30), Khalil Mack's and Aaron Donald's contract situations (33:30), and impressive players to watch this preseason (43:00).

Aug 21, 2018
Young Guns, Trading Teddy Bridgewater, and an MVP Injury | GM Street (Ep. 283)
00:42:06

The Ringer's Michael Lombardi and Tate Frazier link up to discuss the injury Nick Foles sustained in New England (02:00), the Jets' QB situation (12:00), Pittsburgh's messy loss to the Packers (22:45), and young quarterbacks around the league (31:45).



Aug 17, 2018
The Shanahanaissance in S.F. and Points Per First Downs | The Dantasy Football Podcast (Ep. 282)
00:38:27

The Ringer’s Danny Heifetz and Danny Kelly list their “thank me later” players to target in drafts (02:00) and explain why they’re intrigued by the 49ers receivers (14:30) and deterred by Jon Gruden’s comments on Jordy Nelson and Martavis Bryant (23:45). Then the Dannies are joined by editor Riley McAtee, who shreds PPR leagues and advocates for a new type of fantasy scoring system (28:45).

Aug 16, 2018
Tyrod's Tip, Rookie Trouble, and Jalen Ramsey's Interview | GM Street (Ep. 281)
00:48:45

The Ringer's Michael Lombardi and Tate Frazier sit down to discuss the second episode of HBO's 'Hard Knocks' before looking at Jalen Ramsey's interview with GQ.

Aug 15, 2018
The College Offense Invasion, Tension in Cleveland, and Rookie QB Watch | The Ringer NFL Show (Ep. 280)
00:43:53

The Ringer’s Kevin Clark and Danny Kelly discuss the impact of the college-style offense in the NFL (4:00), feuding coaching styles in Cleveland (17:00), and the recent suspensions in Jacksonville (21:30). Then Ryan O’Hanlon joins to break down the rookie QBs, Darnold vs. Mayfield, and what to expect from the AFC East this season (22:30).

Aug 15, 2018
Call It a Comeback | The Dantasy Football Podcast (Ep. 279)
00:38:01

The Ringer's Danny Kelly and Danny Heifetz break down the fantasy football implications around a few key players’ return to the field in 2018. The Dannies discuss Andrew Luck’s outlook, and whether new head coach Frank Reich can get the Colts signal-caller’s career back on track (02:15). They then take a look Aaron Rodgers’s new-look skill-position group (07:30), why Dalvin Cook might make the leap (13:15), and why the Seahawks backfield will come down to blocking and #grit (18:00) before finishing up with whether they’re high on Chris Hogan and Will Fuller (26:30).

Aug 10, 2018
Hue’s 'Hard Knocks' Debut, Bottom-Dwellers, and Angry Aaron Rodgers | GM Street (Ep.278)
00:54:58

The Ringer’s Michael Lombardi and Tate Frazier break down the premiere episode of the new season of ‘Hard Knocks,’ including Hue Jackson’s first impression, Baker Mayfield’s first week of camp, and the Browns' potential this season (4:00). Then, the guys cover the latest news from around the NFL (37:45).

Aug 08, 2018
Uncertainty in Oakland, Remembering the Wildcat, and Positive Vibes Under Center | The Ringer NFL Show (Ep. 277)
00:44:09

The Ringer's Robert Mays and Kevin Clark team up in Nashville to discuss the Vikings' state-of-the art facility (02:00), league-wide optimism regarding young quarterbacks (04:30), and Jon Gruden's impact on the Raiders (13:00). Then, they look back to 2008 and reminisce about the wildcat offense (21:30) and the value of the safety position (30:15) before evaluating the new-look Titans (35:30).



Aug 07, 2018
How NFL Scheme Changes Affect Fantasy Football | The Dantasy Football Podcast (Ep. 276)
00:50:45

The Ringer’s Danny Kelly and Danny Heifetz dig in to what a few major scheme changes for mean for fantasy football in 2018. The Dannies break down the Titans’ new-look offense under Matt LaFleur and why it gives Marcus Mariota a strong chance to bounce back (02:00). They then take a look at the Bears’ offensive overhaul (18:00) before diving in to why Eli Manning will maximize Saquon Barkley's and Odell Beckham Jr.'s potential and how Pat Shurmur can make the Giants fantasy relevant again this year (34:00).

Aug 03, 2018
Training Camp Takeaways From the Road | The Ringer NFL Show (Ep. 275)
00:42:16

The Ringer's Robert Mays and Kevin Clark take a break from training camps to discuss Antonio Brown's antics at practice (03:00), the special combination of John Lynch and Kyle Shanahan (15:15), big contracts for Taylor Lewan and Stefon Diggs (30:00), and more.

Aug 02, 2018
New York Gets Its Man, Dez Blasts Dallas, and the Endowment Effect | GM Street (Ep. 274)
00:39:31

The Ringer's Michael Lombardi and Tate Frazier jump right into the Jets signing Sam Darnold (02:00) and other news around training camp (05:00), before looking at the issue between Roquan Smith and the Bears (18:45), how Todd Gurley's contract will affect Aaron Donald (24:45), Dez Bryant's beef with the Cowboys (31:00), and the passing of Tony Sparano (37:00).



Jul 30, 2018
Training Camp Preview and Under-the-Radar Teams | The Ringer NFL Show (Ep. 273)
00:55:00

The Ringer’s Kevin Clark and Robert Mays break down what to watch for during teams’ training camps, including young quarterbacks (03:40), new coaches (18:58), and superteams (24:30). Then they look at this season’s under-the-radar teams (31:11) and talk about recent news in the NFL (45:17).

Jul 23, 2018
The Franchise Tag Deadline, Le'Veon's Value, and TO's Stand | GM Street (Ep. 272)
00:27:22

The Ringer’s Michael Lombardi and Tate Frazier break down the big names who will play under the franchise tag in 2018 after failing to reach long-term deals with their teams, including Le’Veon Bell (03:06), DeMarcus Lawrence (09:32), and Lamarcus Joyner (11:38). Then they examine Terrell Owens’s controversial decision to skip the Hall of Fame induction ceremony (16:35) and Patrick Peterson endorsing Sam Bradford as the starting quarterback over Josh Rosen (19:26).

Jul 16, 2018
The Five-Year Quarterback Outlook | The Ringer NFL Show (Ep. 271)
01:00:50

The Ringer's Robert Mays and Kevin Clark dive into quarterback situations around the league over the next five years. They discuss the teams with problems on the horizon (19:00), and then Danny Kelly joins the show to decipher the five best quarterback outlooks around the league (38:00).


Hosted by: Robert MaysKevin Clark and Danny Kelly

Produced by: Jim Cunningham

Brought to you by: The Ringer Podcast Network




Jul 10, 2018
The Best and Worst Quarterback Situations in the League | The Ringer NFL Show (Ep. 270)
00:44:46

The Ringer's Kevin Clark and Robert Mays take a look at the depth charts throughout the NFL to identify the teams with the worst situations for a quarterback (04:00), as well as the best places to be under center (22:00).

Jun 25, 2018
Spotting Sleepers and Remembering Dwight Clark | GM Street (Ep. 269)
00:47:41

The Ringer’s Michael Lombardi and Tate Frazier project some sleepers based on strength of schedules (04:00), discuss Mike McCarthy's philosophy about vets and minicamp (14:30), and share some memories of Dwight Clark (37:45).


Credits:

Hosted by: Michael Lombardi and Tate Frazier

Produced by: Jim Cunningham

Brought to you by: The Ringer Podcast Network



Jun 18, 2018
Superstars in Flux and OTAs | The Ringer NFL Show (Ep. 268)
00:49:52

The Ringer's Robert Mays and Kevin Clark discuss the Earl Thomas contract situation in Seattle (05:00), the Rob Gronkowski trade rumors coming out of New England (21:00), and what matters most at OTAs (26:30) before Danny Kelly joins the show to name his most underrated position units (37:00).


Credits:

Hosted by: Robert MaysKevin Clark, and Danny Kelly

Produced by: Jim Cunningham and Evan Campbell

Brought to you by: The Ringer Podcast Network



Jun 12, 2018
New York's Giant Contract Issue, Gronk's Return, and Terrell Owens's Twitter Campaign | GM Street (Ep. 267)
00:25:35

The Ringer’s Michael Lombardi and Tate Frazier take a look at Odell Beckham Jr.'s contract situation with the Giants (01:30), Tom Brady's and Rob Gronkowski's expected arrivals at New England Patriots minicamp (06:30), whether the San Francisco 49ers will sign Terrell Owens (12:30), Atlanta Falcon Julio Jones attending Cam Newton's charity kickball game (14:45), and more.


Credits:

Hosted by: Michael Lombardi and Tate Frazier

Produced by: Jim Cunningham

Brought to you by: The Ringer Podcast Network



Jun 04, 2018
The Fallout to Come From the Aaron Donald Situation | The Ringer NFL Show (Ep. 266)
00:38:28

The Ringer's Robert Mays and Danny Kelly discuss the ramifications that will come from Aaron Donald's contract dispute (05:00), how it will affect the Los Angeles Rams this season (14:15), and the ripples it will cause around the rest of the NFL (26:00).


Hosted by: Robert Mays and Danny Kelly

Produced by: Jim Cunningham

Brought to you by: The Ringer Podcast Network



May 28, 2018
'Hard Knocks' Goes to Cleveland and New York's Top Receiver Is Back | GM Street (Ep. 265)
00:38:23

The Ringer’s Michael Lombardi and Tate Frazier discuss how legalized gambling will impact the NFL (03:45), Baker Mayfield and the Browns being featured on HBO's 'Hard Knocks' (11:45), and Odell Beckham Jr. attending OTAs (15:45) while key players such as Tom Brady, Aaron Donald, and Julio Jones did not (17:30). Then, the show wraps up with talk of the sale of the Carolina Panthers (24:00), the Alliance of American Football (28:00), and Nashville hosting the 2019 NFL draft (31:00).


Credits:

Hosted by: Michael Lombardi and Tate Frazier

Produced by: Jim Cunningham

Brought to you by: The Ringer Podcast Network




May 21, 2018
Gambling on the NFL and Injury Impacts | The Ringer NFL Show (Ep. 264)
00:48:06

The Ringer's Kevin Clark connects with Danny Kelly to discuss how the legalization of gambling could change the way fans watch the NFL (02:15). Then they take a look at the recovery situations for Carson Wentz (21:00), Andrew Luck (25:00), and Houston Texans Deshaun Watson and J.J. Watt (34:30) before giving one big offseason prediction each (38:30).



May 15, 2018
The Baker Mayfield Rumor, Tom Brady's Next Deal, and the QB Landscape | GM Street (Ep. 263)
00:43:55

The Ringer’s Michael Lombardi and Tate Frazier sit down to vent about the 76ers (02:00) before discussing the rumor about the Patriots trying to trade up for Baker Mayfield (06:00), Tom Brady's two-year plan (11:00), how Matt Ryan's contract changes the league (13:30), first impressions of Lamar Jackson (20:00), the quarterback situation in Philadelphia (25:30), and Jason Witten's retirement (33:15).

May 08, 2018
Parsing the Draft in the Inconsistent Modern NFL | The Ringer NFL Show (Ep. 262)
00:57:37

The Ringer's Robert Mays links up with Kevin Clark to discuss the philosophical direction of the league (03:00) and what Bill Belichick requires of prospects (14:25). Then they break down their takeaways from the Saints mortgaging their future (again) (22:00) and the Eagles tinkering with their offense (24:30) and discuss whether the New York Giants will have buyer's remorse with Saquon Barkley (30:00). Finally, Danny Kelly joins the show to analyze the hype surrounding several franchises around the league (41:00) and Matt Ryan's monster contract extension (55:00).




May 03, 2018
"The Al Davis All-Stars of the Draft," Cleveland's Fresh Faces, and Pittsburgh Lands a New QB | GM Street (Ep. 261)
00:50:06

The Ringer’s Michael Lombardi and Tate Frazier sit down to discuss the Browns' first two picks (03:00), Mason Rudolph ending up on the Steelers (14:15), and "The Al Davis All-Stars of the Draft" (27:30). They wrap up the show by going through some teams' projected win totals from Las Vegas (41:00).



Apr 30, 2018
Likes, Dislikes, and Under-the-Radar Picks From the 2018 NFL Draft | The Ringer NFL Show (Ep. 260)
00:40:34

The Ringer’s Robert Mays and Kevin Clark discuss the things they liked (01:40) and didn’t like (10:30) from the 2018 NFL draft. Then they break down the picks they thought went under the radar (26:30).

Apr 28, 2018
NFL Draft Round 1 Reactions | GM Street (Ep. 259)
00:52:14

The Ringer's Michael Lombardi and Tate Frazier give their rapid reactions to the best and worst picks from the first round of the 2018 NFL draft.

Apr 27, 2018
Top 15 Defensive Prospects in the NFL Draft and Draft Rumors (Ep. 258) | GM Street (Ep. 258)
00:48:47

The Ringer’s Michael Lombardi and Tate Frazier continue through NFL draft week, discussing the rumor that the Cleveland Brown’s will take Baker Mayfield with the no. 1 pick (04:15) and other rumors surrounding the draft (9:15). Then they dive into their top 15 prospects on the defensive side of the ball (24:45).

Apr 25, 2018
Who Is the Best Player in the Draft? | The Ringer NFL Show (Ep. 257)
00:35:44

The Ringer’s Robert Mays and Kevin Clark discuss who they think the best player in the draft is (04:00) before discussing what they think this New Orleans Saints team can be (12:45). Then they play “Would You Rather? Linebacker Edition” (19:43) before talking about their draft crushes (26:45).

Apr 24, 2018
Top 15 Offensive Prospects of the NFL Draft, Gronk's Future and Dez's Destination | GM Street (Ep. 256)
00:51:05

The Ringer's Michael Lombardi and Tate Frazier kick off NFL draft week by discussing Rob Gronkowski's comments regarding his future in football (03:45) and where Dez Bryant could end up (06:15). Then they dive into their top 15 draft prospects on the offensive side of the ball (22:15).

Apr 23, 2018
Navigating the Quarterback Crop of the 2018 NFL Draft and More Draft Crushes | The Ringer NFL Show (Ep. 255)
00:53:07

The Ringer's Robert Mays and Kevin Clark discuss the possibility of the Cleveland Browns drafting two quarterbacks (01:30) before debating whether they'd rather draft Josh Allen (19:30), Sam Darnold (25:30), Josh Rosen (28:45), or Baker Mayfield (33:00). Then Danny Kelly joins the show to share some more prospects to keep an eye on (37:30).

Apr 20, 2018
Judging Josh Rosen, Finding the Next Alvin Kamara, and Draft Prospect Crushes | The Ringer NFL Show (Ep. 254)
00:54:14

The Ringer's Robert Mays and Kevin Clark link up to chat about the recent treatment of Josh Rosen (03:00), a monster contract extension for Jarvis Landry (16:00), and the problem with the search for this year's Alvin Kamara (18:30). Then Danny Kelly joins the show and the group discusses the draft prospects they're infatuated with (26:45). They wrap up with a game of "Would You Rather? Tight End Edition" (48:15).

Apr 12, 2018
Examining a Potential Rift Between Gronk and Belichick, and Khalil Mack Wants to Get Paid | GM Street (Ep. 253)
00:44:56

The Ringer’s Michael Lombardi and Tate Frazier discuss the alleged rift between Rob Gronkowski and Bill Belichick (04:30), the Giants' love for Saquon Barkley (08:15), and Khalil Mack looking for a big payday (21:50). Then they discuss Robert Kraft visiting Meek Mill in prison (29:05) and Aaron Rodgers’s meeting with the Dalai Lama (31:25).

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Apr 11, 2018
The Biggest Trend in the NFL (and in L.A.) | The Ringer NFL Show (Ep. 252)
00:44:31

The Ringer's Robert Mays and Kevin Clark discuss the monster deal that sent Brandin Cooks to Los Angeles (07:15) and the factors that have led the Rams to make high-profile moves (07:15). They wrap up the show by handing out awards for the best trade (29:45), the worst trade (34:00), and the trade they most want to see (38:45).


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Apr 05, 2018
The Patriots Ship Brandin Cooks to L.A. and RG3 Finds a New Home With the Ravens | GM Street (Ep. 251)
00:42:02

The Ringer’s Michael Lombardi and Tate Frazier discuss the Patriots trading Brandin Cooks to the Rams (07:15) and Lamar Jackson as the wild card among quarterbacks in the draft (20:30). Then they discuss the return of RG3 as a backup for the Ravens (34:20).


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Apr 04, 2018
Trading Odell Beckham Jr., Understanding the Trade Market in the Modern NFL, and an Important Rule Addition | The Ringer NFL Show (Ep. 250)
00:40:40

The Ringer's Kevin Clark and Danny Kelly discuss the big rule changes coming out of the league meeting (02:00), Odell Beckham Jr. trade rumors (16:00), and which current players are worth more than two first-round draft picks (30:00).


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Mar 29, 2018
What the Giants Should Do With Odell Beckham Jr. and Who’s Gonna Give Johnny Manziel a Shot? | GM Street (Ep. 249)
00:45:35

The Ringer’s Michael Lombardi and Tate Frazier discuss NFL rule changes for the upcoming season and details from the owners meeting (5:00) before strategizing about how the Giants should manage Odell Beckham Jr.’s contract situation (16:00). Later, they question which team is going to take a chance on polarizing QB Johnny Manziel (27:00), and unpack the Cowboys and Dez Bryant’s offseason relationship (32:00), the Dolphins' locker room culture (37:00), and more.

Mar 28, 2018
New York Gets Aggressive, Big Low-Key Moves, and Lessons of Free Agency | The Ringer NFL Show (Ep. 248)
01:01:04

The Ringer's Robert Mays and Kevin Clark break down the huge trade between the New York Jets and Indianapolis Colts (05:00), how it affects the Denver Broncos and the Buffalo Bills (16:00), and the impact it will have on the draft (24:00). Then they discuss some of the most important under-the-radar free-agent signings (29:30) before they each share their three lessons learned from this year's signings (41:45).


Read our NFL free-agency coverage here: https://www.theringer.com/nfl


Mar 22, 2018
The Ndamukong Suh Sweepstakes, Gruden's Old Groove, and Belichick's College Tour | GM Street (Ep. 247)
00:58:32

The Ringer's Michael Lombardi and Tate Frazier sit down to talk offseason moves and trades, including where Ndamukong Suh could land after his many team visits, the Jets trading up for the third overall draft pick, possible draft angles for the Colts, the Patriots' offseason moves, Jon Gruden's veteran additions to the Raiders, and more.

Mar 21, 2018
Who Got Help, Who Didn't, and Who Will Pay Off Come September | The Ringer NFL Show (Ep. 246)
00:48:56

The Ringer's Kevin Clark and Danny Kelly hook up to look at which teams made the most impressive moves during free agency (02:15), which teams seem to be lost and without a plan (25:15), and which signings will be the most impactful once the season starts (41:45).

Read our NFL free-agency coverage here: https://www.theringer.com/nfl


Mar 15, 2018
Free Agency Roundup | GM Street (Ep. 245)
00:51:15

The Ringer’s Michael Lombardi and Tate Frazier break down the first day of NFL free agency and the whirlwind of personnel changes, including new destinations for Kirk Cousins, Case Keenum, Tyrod Taylor, DeShone Kizer, Haloti Ngata, Dion Lewis, Sammy Watkins, and many more.

Mar 15, 2018
The Vikings Land Kirk Cousins, the Bears Add Firepower, and the Saints Keep Their Quarterback | The Ringer NFL Show (Ep. 244)
00:54:57

The Ringer's Robert Mays and Kevin Clark break down the news of Kirk Cousins going to Minnesota (03:00), Case Keenum signing with the Broncos (13:15), Chicago adding Allen Robinson (20:00), Drew Brees staying in New Orleans (35:00), and more from around the league.


Read our NFL free-agency coverage here: https://www.theringer.com/nfl


Mar 13, 2018
Splitting Up Seattle, Landing Kirk Cousins, and the Biggest Fish in the Free-Agency Pool | The Ringer NFL Show (Ep. 243)
01:07:27

The Ringer's Robert Mays and Kevin Clark discuss the demise of the Legion of Boom (03:30), the L.A. Rams unloading Alec Ogletree (07:00), the speculation that Kirk Cousins will sign with the Minnesota Vikings (09:45), and the rest of the quarterback free-agent market (13:30). Then Danny Kelly joins the show to talk about his beloved Seahawks (22:30), the top free agents (24:30), and their predictions for landing spots for their favorite available players (47:30).


Read our NFL free-agency coverage here: https://www.theringer.com/nfl

Mar 09, 2018
Winners and Losers From the NFL Combine, and Kirk Cousins to the Rams or Vikings | GM Street (Ep. 242)
00:34:07

The Ringer’s Michael Lombardi and Tate Frazier discuss winners and losers from the NFL combine, including Shaquem Griffin (05:30), Josh Allen (10:15), Josh Rosen (12:30), Lamar Jackson (13:45), and Orlando Brown (19:40). Then they break down rumors about Kirk Cousins to the Vikings or Jets (26:00), the Rams trading Robert Quinn to Miami (29:30), and Russell Wilson playing with the Yankees (31:30).

Mar 06, 2018
Secrets, Rumors, and Takeaways From the NFL Combine | The Ringer NFL Show (Ep. 241)
00:52:48

The Ringer's Robert Mays and Kevin Clark team up in Indianapolis to discuss the dirty little secret of the NFL combine (02:00), what they most anticipated heading into it (05:00), rumor-mongering from scouts (09:00), the draft value of Saquon Barkley (14:30), Jon Gruden's comments regarding data (25:15), the new confidence of the 49ers (33:15), the brash remarks regarding the QB situation in Minnesota from Mike Zimmer (40:15), and the upcoming on-field workouts for the quarterbacks (48:00).

Mar 02, 2018
The Minnesota Vikings Are Looking for a New Quarterback, Marcus Peters to the Rams, and 2018 NFL Combine Predictions | GM Street (Ep. 240)
00:47:22

The Ringer’s Michael Lombardi and Tate Frazier discuss Blake Bortles’s new contract with the Jacksonville Jaguars (4:25), the Minnesota Vikings’ sneaky quarterback market (13:20), and news of Marcus Peter's trade to the Los Angeles Rams (24:26). Then, Michael Lombardi shares stories from past NFL combines (35:47) and the guys wrap up with another edition of Word on the Street (45:00).

More on Blake Bortles's new contract.

More on the Rams' trade for Marcus Peters.

Feb 26, 2018
The NFL Needs to Figure it Out and Other Lessons Learned from the 2017 NFL Season | The Ringer NFL Show (Ep. 239)
00:48:33

The Ringer’s Robert Mays and Kevin Clark sit down to discuss lessons from the 2017 NFL season, including: A team doesn't need a good quarterback to win (11:40), Alvin Kamara is a unicorn (25:09), and coaching matters even more than everyone thinks (38:25).

Feb 23, 2018
Quarterback Questions and Franchise Tags | GM Street (Ep. 238)
00:46:07

The Ringer's Michael Lombardi and Tate Frazier discuss the top quarterbacks in the 2018 NFL draft (3:25), Jarvis Landry's franchise tag (29:10), and the Carolina Panther's new regime (40:15).

Feb 22, 2018
The Offseason Blues, Empowering Players, and New Coaches | GM Street (Ep. 237)
00:34:26

The Ringer's Michael Lombardi and Tate Frazier discuss the similarities between Steve Kerr's and Bill Belichick's coaching philosophies (05:15), the key words in Frank Reich's press conference (11:00), Mike Shula becoming the Giants' offensive coordinator (28:00), and Charles Haley insulting the Dallas Cowboys (30:00).

Feb 15, 2018
Jason Kelce and the Championship Parade, the 49ers' Jimmy G. Signing, and the Josh McDaniels Fallout | GM Street (Ep. 236)
00:36:39

The Ringer's Michael Lombardi and Tate Frazier discuss Jason Kelce calling out Lombardi and the media (00:30), the effectiveness of the "Vienna offense" in the Super Bowl (02:30), a monster contract for Jimmy Garoppolo (10:30), the Josh McDaniels drama (16:00), and Matt Patricia kicking off his career in Detroit (31:30).

Feb 09, 2018
The New Champions of the World and the Future of the Patriots | The Ringer NFL Show (Ep. 235)
00:44:57

The Ringer's Robert Mays and Kevin Clark sit down the morning after the Super Bowl to discuss Doug Pederson's masterful offensive game plan (03:00), memorable postgame moments (12:15), "the 15 percent chance rule" (21:00), where the Patriots go from here (28:45), an unreal performance by Rob Gronkowski (31:45), and Tom Brady's decision-making in the last two possessions (35:30).

Feb 06, 2018
The Eagles Win the Super Bowl LII Shoot-out, and Nick Foles Is the Super Bowl MVP | GM Street (Ep. 234)
00:49:16

The Ringer’s Mike Lombardi and Tate Frazier break down the Eagles' win over the Patriots in Super Bowl LII and discuss what the Patriots could’ve done better (02:15), trick plays by both teams (06:00), and what’s next for Nick Foles after winning Super Bowl MVP (25:05). Then they hand out awards for the game (31:20) before taking fan questions (38:00).

Feb 05, 2018
Key Super Bowl Advantages, the Kirk Cousins Sweepstakes, Prop Bets, and the Future of Football | GM Street (Ep. 233)
00:47:28

The Ringer's Michael Lombardi and Tate Frazier break down the Alex Smith trade (02:45), teams in the Kirk Cousins sweepstakes (06:15), Von Miller's secret to beating the Patriots (15:45), Eagles players falling ill (20:30), which Super Bowl team's offense looks like the future of football (24:15), and prop bets (34:30), before they predict Sunday's winner (43:15).

Feb 02, 2018
Super Bowl Preview, Part 2: We’re Not All Picking the Patriots (Ep. 232)
00:50:47

In Part 2 of their Super Bowl preview from Minneapolis, The Ringer’s Robert Mays and Kevin Clark discuss how the Eagles can stop Tom Brady (05:00), why the Patriots' defense is better than we think (10:30), and how Doug Pederson might out-coach Bill Belichick (16:00). Danny Kelly then joins the show to give some X-factors for each team (35:00) and help run through some fun prop bets (41:30), including how many times Gisele will be shown on Sunday night's broadcast (44:15), and which surprise guest we could see during the halftime show (45:00). Finally the guys make their predictions—and not everyone agrees on who will win (47:45).

Feb 01, 2018
Super Bowl Preview, Part 1: There's Only One Legacy at Stake on Sunday (Ep. 231)
00:42:49

In the first of two Super Bowl preview shows recorded in Minneapolis, The Ringer’s Robert Mays and Kevin Clark discuss why the only legacy on the line this Sunday is in the Eagles’ front office (03:45), why the Patriots are not overwhelming favorites (18:00), and why Nick Foles doesn’t look like a Super Bowl starting quarterback this week (22:30). Then Danny Kelly joins the show from Seattle for his Outsider’s Guide to the Super Bowl (30:30). The guys also discuss which Super Bowl player they’d most want to have a beer with (31:30), what Bill Belichick watches on Netflix (35:30), and which player is least likely to be stopped for an autograph during Super Bowl week (39:00).

Jan 31, 2018
The Gronk-less Super Bowl Media Night, Brady's Beef, and the Left-Handed Eagles | GM Street (Ep. 230)
00:40:01

The Ringer's Michael Lombardi and Tate Frazier discuss a happy, stylish Bill Belichick (07:30), Tom Brady's issue with radio station WEEI (10:00), the surprisingly calm Eagles (14:15), the Minnesota fans in attendance (27:30), and wrist surgery for Blake Bortles (30:15).

Jan 30, 2018
Friday Focus: The Future for Foles, Cousins, and Eli | GM Street (Ep. 229)
00:34:43

The Ringer's Michael Lombardi and Tate Frazier sit down on Super Bowl bye week to discuss Nick Foles's future (09:30), what this week means to the players (12:00), the absence of Tim Jernigan at Eagles practice (13:30), why we should have known that Tom Brady was healthy enough to play well (16:30), the unpopularity of the Pro Bowl (25:15), what uniform we may see Kirk Cousins in (26:30), Dave Gettleman's not-so-surprising comments about Eli Manning (28:45), and Josh Allen in the Senior Bowl (32:45).

Jan 26, 2018
Awards Show! (Ep. 228)
00:50:32

The Ringer’s Robert Mays and Kevin Clark dole out their end-of-season NFL awards, including Defensive Player of the Year (02:30), the best rookies on both sides of the ball (05:30), and best head coach (07:30). Then, Kevin sways Robert’s opinion on Most Improved Player (16:30), and the guys reveal the surprise crushes they developed this season (21:00). Finally, Danny Kelly joins the show to crown the best celebration (31:00) and best fan base (34:45), and everyone tries to agree on an MVP (42:15).

Jan 25, 2018
The Future For Jacksonville, New Coaches, and the Case Keenum Situation | GM Street (Ep. 227)
00:41:21

The Ringer's Michael Lombardi and Tate Frazier discuss what went wrong for Jacksonville (01:45), Steve Wilks as head coach in Arizona (12:30), Mike Vrabel as head coach in Tennessee (15:30), and Todd Haley as offensive coordinator in Cleveland (18:00). Then, they discuss the Case Keenum situation in Minnesota (23:30), the Patriots wearing white in the Super Bowl (34:00), and Oscar nominations (37:45).

Jan 24, 2018
The Making of an NFL Conference Champion (Ep. 226)
01:03:01

The Ringer’s Robert Mays and Kevin Clark break down Championship Sunday, including how close the Jaguars came to shocking the world (00:30), why this Patriots team is the greatest of all time (03:30), how the Eagles proved they have the best roster in the league (22:00), and who didn’t show up for the Vikings on Sunday (23:30). Then, the guys discuss how hiring Steve Wilks as head coach should lead to a bright future for the Cardinals (34:45), why Baker Mayfield is making this the most fun quarterback draft class in a long time (36:00), and how new Titans head coach Mike Vrabel has a great plan to help Marcus Mariota thrive (39:00). Finally, Danny Kelly joins the show to discuss how Kirk Cousins could be wearing purple in Minnesota next season (41:30), but why this year might have been the Vikings' best chance to win it all (46:00).

Jan 23, 2018
Conference Championship Weekend Rapid Reactions | GM Street (Ep. 225)
00:45:48

The Ringer's Michael Lombardi and Tate Frazier discuss the NFL conference championship games starting with the Eagles' thrashing of the Vikings to win the NFC title (1:10), then the Patriots' fourth-quarter comeback against the Jaguars to secure their second-straight AFC title (19:05). Then Tate and Lombardi guess this week's narrative before giving some final thoughts on the Patriots-Eagles Super Bowl matchup (37:10).

Jan 22, 2018
"How Serious Is Tom Brady’s Thumb Injury?" and the Keys to the Game for All Four Playoff Teams | GM Street (Ep. 224)
00:21:29

The Ringer’s Michael Lombardi and Tate Frazier kick off your weekend with a look at Tom Brady’s jammed thumb (02:16) and keys to the game for the Patriots and Jaguars (04:14) as well as for the Vikings and Eagles (11:40). Then, they make their picks for the two conference championship games this weekend (18:33).

Jan 19, 2018
It’s Time to Crown Some Champions (Ep. 223)
01:00:46

The Ringer’s Robert Mays and Kevin Clark get you set for championship weekend, including what the Patriots do on offense that should work perfectly against the Jaguars' stingy defense (03:00), why Case Keenum might be uniquely qualified to deal with the Eagles' pass rush (22:00), and who we might have seen in the NFL’s final four if not for all the huge injuries this season (34:30). Then Danny Kelly joins the show with some serious X factors for each team (41:45), including how the Jaguars can shut down Tom Brady (46:30) and what the Eagles offense must do to score against the Vikings (50:15). Finally, Robert and Kevin reveal their picks for Sunday’s games (56:45) and offer a quick preview of the Super Bowl matchup (58:30).

Jan 18, 2018
Sean Payton's Future in New Orleans and More NFL Coaching Chaos | 'GM Street' (Ep. 222)
00:33:37

The Ringer's Michael Lombardi and Tate Frazier discuss Todd Haley's tenure ending in Pittsburgh (00:30), the future of the Saints and Sean Payton (07:15), the drawn-out hiring process in Arizona (18:45), Pat Shurmur possibly taking over the Giants (22:30), the Josh McDaniels–Indianapolis rumors (28:00), and how Tennessee's playoff win hurt the team (29:30).

Jan 17, 2018
An Almost-Perfect Playoff Weekend (Ep. 221)
00:46:23

The Ringer's Robert Mays and Kevin Clark react to the news of Mike Mularkey's firing (00:30) before they jump into the Vikings' electric win over the Saints (01:00) and the missed tackle by Marcus Williams (04:15). Then they discuss a huge victory for Blake Bortles and the Jaguars in Pittsburgh (16:00), how the Eagles held off the Falcons (29:30), and the boring prime-time matchup between New England and Tennessee (40:15).

Jan 15, 2018
'GM Street': Divisional Round Rapid Reactions (Ep. 220)
00:56:12

The Ringer's Michael Lombardi and Tate Frazier sit down to discuss the divisional round results starting with the Vikings' miraculous win over the Saints (2:00), followed by the Jaguars' upset win over the Steelers (14:50), the Eagles' win against the Falcons (30:40), and the Patriots' pummeling of the Titans (43:40). They then close by giving out some awards (51:38).

Jan 15, 2018
'GM Street': Friday Focus: Divisional Round (Ep. 219)
00:32:30

The Ringer's Michael Lombardi and Tate Frazier kick off your weekend with a look at the Jon Gruden press conference (00:30) and the coaching shake-ups in Buffalo (08:00), Seattle (09:00), and Carolina (11:00) before previewing the four playoff matchups this weekend (15:15).

Jan 12, 2018
Welcome to Our Favorite Weekend on the Sports Calendar (Ep. 218)
00:55:26

The Ringer’s Robert Mays and Kevin Clark get you set for the divisional round, including what the Eagles offense must do to top the Falcons (03:45), the one thing that could happen to give the Titans a win in New England (13:00), how the Jaguars secondary vs. Antonio Brown could be the best matchup of the playoffs (19:30), and why the Vikings defense has to choose between two terrible options against the Saints (27:45). Then, Danny Kelly joins the show with some X factors for each game (37:30), including why the Blake Bortles deep ball is the key to a Jags win in Pittsburgh (42:00). Finally, Robert and Kevin make their picks for the divisional-round games (50:00) and reveal who will likely be playing in the conference championships next weekend (54:00).

Jan 11, 2018
'GM Street': The Championship and the Coaching Carousel (Ep. 217)
00:48:46

The Ringer’s Michael Lombardi and Tate Frazier jump right into the College Football Playoff National Championship (01:00) before discussing Matt Nagy going to the Chicago Bears (32:00), the Giant coaching dilemma in New York (36:45), Jim Bob Cooter and the Lions (38:00), and Jon Gruden's return to the Oakland Raiders (40:45).

Jan 10, 2018
Wild-Card Weekend Was, in Fact, Wild (Ep. 216)
01:08:11

The Ringer’s Robert Mays and Kevin Clark recap wild-card weekend, including how the Titans were able to pull off that crazy comeback in Kansas City (01:00), why Matt Ryan was the best player on any team this weekend (13:00), and how defensive takeaways have become a necessity for the Jaguars to win (21:45). Then, the guys do some shopping on Nathan Peterman’s bizarre memorabilia website (29:00) and explain how Drew Brees is once again the focal point of the Saints offense (32:00). Plus, Danny Kelly joins the show with a Year in Review for last weekend’s losing teams (47:15), including which tough decisions the Rams will need to make to stay near the top of the NFC next season (53:45). 

Jan 09, 2018
'GM Street': Wild-Card Weekend Rapid Reactions (Ep. 215)
00:43:14

The Ringer's Michael Lombardi and Tate Frazier connect to discuss the first four games of the 2017-18 NFL playoffs, including the Saints' tough win over the Carolina Panthers (1:00), the Titans' startling win over the Chiefs (11:20), the Rams falling short against the Falcons (20:20), and a lackluster Bills-Jaguars matchup (25:00). Then they try to guess the narrative for the week (30:30) and examine some teams' coaching situations for next season (32:45) before handing out some awards (36:50).

Jan 08, 2018
Wild-Card Weekend May Not Be That Wild (Ep. 214)
01:03:02

The Ringer’s Robert Mays and Kevin Clark get you set for the wild-card round, including explaining why the Titans must over-perform on defense to have a shot in Kansas City (02:15), how the Rams can expose the flaws in the Falcons D (13:00), and why teal-colored hamburgers is a bad idea in Jacksonville (22:30). Then, the guys discuss the one thing the Panthers must do better than the Saints (35:15) and why the story about the drama between the biggest names in New England isn’t news to the Patriots (42:00). Plus, Danny Kelly joins the show with X factors for each wild-card matchup (48:30), including why there might actually be some hope for the Bills (51:00). Finally, the guys predict the winners of each game (59:15), and talk about the matchups for next week’s divisional round (01:01:30).

Jan 05, 2018
'GM Street': Friday Focus: Trouble in Patriots Paradise (Ep. 213)
00:32:41

The Ringer's Michael Lombardi and Tate Frazier discuss the reports of a rift within the Patriots organization, the genesis of the Jimmy Garoppolo trade, and what's next for the Patriots' dynasty. Then, they run through the wild-card weekend games and point out things to watch out for.

Jan 05, 2018
Welcome to the Two Most Fun Weeks on the NFL Calendar (Ep. 211)
00:53:32

The Ringer’s Robert Mays and Kevin Clark recap Week 17, including why Panthers fans should be worried (0:56), the odd reason the Bills were a shoo-in for a wild-card berth before Sunday’s games (8:36), and why the Raiders hiring Jon Gruden would not be a slam dunk (16:55). Then, the guys discuss why Patrick Mahomes II will likely be the Chiefs' starter next season, regardless of their playoff run with Alex Smith (32:38). Plus, Danny Kelly joins the show to explain how the Vikings are flawed (41:52) and why the Eagles won’t win a playoff game (46:15), and to debate who would win the Super Bowl if every team’s quarterback was Blake Bortles (48:25).

Jan 02, 2018
The NFL Wins With Its Week 17 Schedule (Ep. 210)
00:57:29

The Ringer’s Robert Mays and Kevin Clark get you set for Week 17, including how the crazy AFC wild-card scenario will likely play out (4:04), why NFC teams would rather see Seattle than Atlanta as the 6-seed (16:26), and how resting players in Week 17 will affect the playoff picture and the MVP race (23:40). Then, the guys discuss which coaches need wins Sunday to save their jobs (33:32) and why most teams actually shouldn’t fire their coaches (38:29). Finally, Danny Kelly joins the show to predict next year’s fantasy studs (44:59), including a little-known 49ers receiver who should shine with Jimmy Garoppolo under center (52:16).

Dec 29, 2017
The Future of Football With Chris Borland, Bill Simmons, and Kevin Clark (Ep. 209)
01:01:55

The Ringer’s Bill Simmons and Kevin Clark are joined by former 49ers linebacker Chris Borland to discuss his decision to walk away from football and the best ways to address the major issues in the game today.

Dec 28, 2017
'GM Street’: Saturday Sit-down Week 16 (Ep. 208)
00:27:44

The Ringer’s Michael Lombardi and Tate Frazier run through the five games they are most intrigued by this week: Jacksonville Jaguars at San Francisco 49ers (7:15), Atlanta Falcons at New Orleans Saints (9:55), Seattle Seahawks at Dallas Cowboys (12:05), Los Angeles Rams at Tennessee Titans (14:05), and Cleveland Browns at Chicago Bears (18:45).

Dec 23, 2017
Playoff Spots! Get ’Em While They’re Hot (Ep. 207)
01:00:55

The Ringer’s Robert Mays and Danny Kelly get you set for NFL Week 16 by discussing which Saints defender could further his case for Defensive Player of the Year this weekend (7:29), why the Cowboys' path to the playoffs is more realistic than people think (12:51), how the Rams and Titans ended up as polar opposites (18:18), and how Jimmy Garoppolo could fare in a tough test against the Jags (31:05). Then, the guys give out Fantasy Football Awards, including the “Mr. Won You Your League Award” (35:36), and decide who your draft day crush will be for 2018 (53:20).

Dec 22, 2017
‘GM Street’: Panthers Sale and Pro Bowl Snubs (Ep. 206)
00:42:18

The Ringer’s Michael Lombardi and Tate Frazier discuss the sale of the Carolina Panthers (1:00), the Pro Bowl selections (9:50), and potential coaching changes (27:00).

Dec 21, 2017
The Unofficial Playoffs Are Officially Underway (Ep. 205)
01:00:53

The Ringer’s Robert Mays and Kevin Clark recap Week 15, including why the catch rule needs to stop deciding games (01:30), why the Patriots weren’t the better team Sunday (04:15), and how the Jaguars could spoil a Steelers-Patriots rematch in the AFC championship (13:00). Then, the guys discuss how the Rams achieved the biggest offensive turnaround in league history (19:15), which soon-to-be-open coaching job presents the best opportunity for instant success (22:30), and who the flavor of the week is in the NFC (29:30). Finally, Danny Kelly joins the show to break down the AFC playoff picture (46:15 ), including why the Chargers are still the most dangerous wild-card contender (48:45).

Dec 19, 2017
'GM Street’: Week 15 Rapid Reactions (Ep. 204)
00:49:30

The Ringer's Michael Lombardi and Tate Frazier sit down to discuss the wild finish to the Steelers-Patriots game and the catch rule that decided it (1:20), the biggest statement wins of the week (16:00), and Todd Gurley's MVP case (32:38). Then they close by giving out some awards (36:20).

Dec 18, 2017
‘GM Street’ — Saturday Sit-down Week 15 (Ep. 203)
00:30:00

The Ringer’s Michael Lombardi and Tate Frazier are joined by Joel Solomon to review Thursday night’s Broncos-Colts matchup (0:52) and give their picks for the weekend: Los Angeles Chargers at Kansas City Chiefs (8:05), Green Bay Packers at Carolina Panthers (11:13), Los Angeles Rams at Seattle Seahawks (14:27), Dallas Cowboys at Oakland Raiders (17:15), and New England Patriots at Pittsburgh Steelers (22:35).

Dec 16, 2017
He’s Baaaack… We’re Excited For Aaron Rodgers’ Return (Ep. 202)
00:59:18

The Ringer’s Robert Mays and Kevin Clark get you set for Week 15, including why the Patriots need to win more than the Steelers do Sunday (05:30), how Aaron Rodgers's return could lead to a Super Bowl appearance for Green Bay (14:00), and how the Rams will lock up the NFC West against the Seahawks this week (22:00). Then, the guys lay out the Chargers' path to a home playoff game (29:15) and explain why Blake Bortles deserves a contract extension in Jacksonville (33:00). Plus, Danny Kelly joins the show to answer your fantasy football questions (40:00) and reveals a Jaguars receiver that could win you your playoff matchup (53:45). Finally, the guys discuss how this is the year a non-QB could win the MVP, and explain why that player should be Antonio Brown (55:45).

Dec 15, 2017
The NFL Gods Taketh, and Taketh, and Taketh Away This Year (Ep. 201)
00:59:56

The Ringer’s Robert Mays and Kevin Clark break down Week 14, including how “good Jay Cutler” will break your heart again soon (01:00), why the Eagles' Super Bowl hopes are in fact dead without Carson Wentz (07:00), and how Blake Bortles could actually lead the Jaguars to the Super Bowl (26:30). Then, the guys sort through the messy AFC wild-card chase (32:00), and explain why the Patriots should be honest about looking past the Dolphins on Monday night (37:30). Plus, Danny Kelly joins the show to discuss a rough and embarrassing Sunday for the Seahawks (46:15) and to explain how the Packers and Cowboys could jump Seattle in the playoff race (48:15). Finally, Robert offers a sentimental tribute to the recently retired Devin Hester (55:30).

Dec 12, 2017
‘GM Street’ — Week 14 Rapid Reactions (Ep. 200)
00:45:21

The Ringer’s Michael Lombardi and Tate Frazier discuss the developing news about Carson Wentz's injury and what it could mean for the Eagles and the rest of the NFC (2:30), the Panthers' hard-fought win over the previously red-hot Vikings (9:12), the 49ers' second straight win with Jimmy Garoppolo at QB1 (24:35), the playoff picture (26:45), and more.

Dec 11, 2017
‘GM Street’ — Saturday Sit-down Week 14 (Ep. 199)
00:14:45

The Ringer’s Michael Lombardi and Tate Frazier are joined again by Joel Solomon to review New Orleans Saints at Atlanta Falcons (1:33). Then they run through the five games they are most intrigued by this week: Oakland Raiders at Kansas City Chiefs (4:09), Seattle Seahawks at Jacksonville Jaguars (5:26), San Francisco 49ers at Houston Texans (6:55), Philadelphia Eagles at Los Angeles Rams (7:43), and Dallas Cowboys at New York Giants (10:04).

Dec 09, 2017
It’s Survival Sunday in the NFL (Ep. 198)
01:08:01

The Ringer’s Kevin Clark and Robert Mays dig into the final quarter of the season, discussing how Alvin Kamara’s injury revealed that he is the Offensive Rookie of the Year (01:00). Then, the guys rank the personalities of NFL quarterbacks (07:00) and discuss why the Panthers will likely fall out of the playoff hunt after this weekend (14:30). Finally, Robert and Kevin debate where Russell Wilson fits in the MVP discussion (28:45), and Danny Kelly joins the show to talk about some players who can win your fantasy championship for you (46:30), including a sleeper running back who may still be on your waiver wire (53:30).

Dec 08, 2017
'GM Street' — Unwrapping Some Week 13 Woes (Ep. 197)
00:41:42

The Ringer's Michael Lombardi and Tate Frazier sit down to analyze the violent battle between the Steelers and Bengals (02:00), the vacancies in the Giants' front office (07:15), Tom Brady's sideline spat with Josh McDaniels (12:00), the trouble in Chicago (17:45), a new gig for Herm Edwards (29:00), and the College Football Playoff (34:30).

Dec 06, 2017
A Scary Reminder of How Dangerous This Sport Can Be (Ep. 196)
00:56:20

The Ringer’s Robert Mays and Kevin Clark recap Week 13, including why the horrific injury to Ryan Shazier isn’t the worst thing that can happen in today’s NFL, and that’s a huge problem (01:30). Then, the guys discuss why this angry version of the Seahawks may be the most dangerous (10:00), how the Packers are now set up for Aaron Rodgers’s heroic return to help them steal a playoff spot (25:00), and why Jimmy Garoppolo looks like the future of the 49ers (32:15). Finally, Danny Kelly joins the show to explain how the Patriots defense has perfected bend-but-don’t-break over the past eight games (37:00), and the guys offer their lasting impressions from Week 13 (48:15).

Dec 05, 2017
'GM Street' — McAdon't Let the Door Hit Ya on the Way Out (Ep. 195)
00:49:40

The Ringer's Michael Lombardi and Tate Frazier discuss the end of the Ben McAdoo era in N.Y. (01:00), the Seahawks' win over the Eagles (08:30), the victorious Vikings (15:30), Rob Gronkowski's late hit (20:00), the mediocrity of the AFC West (22:15), and wrap up the show by giving out some awards (44:00).

Dec 04, 2017
‘GM Street’ — Saturday Sit-down Week 13 (Ep. 195)
00:14:03

The Ringer’s Michael Lombardi and Tate Frazier are joined by Ringer video writer Joel Solomon to run through their picks of the week: Minnesota Vikings at Atlanta Falcons (2:43), Detroit Lions at Baltimore Ravens (3:50), Los Angeles Rams at Arizona Cardinals (5:51), Carolina Panthers at New Orleans Saints (7:27), and Philadelphia Eagles at Seattle Seahawks (8:56).

Dec 02, 2017
Late Third Quarter and We’ve Got Ourselves a Game (Ep. 194)
00:54:27

The Ringer’s Robert Mays and Kevin Clark get you set for Week 13, including why the NFC should be rooting for the Vikings over the Falcons (04:30), why the Saints defense need not fear the Panthers offense (12:00), and how the Eagles-Seahawks game could get ugly for Seattle (24:00). Then, the guys discuss why the Giants should have done whatever it takes to extend Eli Manning’s starting streak (30:45) and what makes this version of the Patriots' offense terrifying (34:30). Finally, Danny Kelly joins the show with some starts and sits for your fantasy football regular-season finale (39:00), including why the Eagles backfield is unreliable for fantasy moving forward (41:15).

Dec 01, 2017
Now We’re Having Fun (Ep. 193)
00:52:56

On Tuesday, The Ringer’s Robert Mays and Kevin Clark recapped Week 12, including why Joe Flacco shouldn’t be allowed to play in prime time anymore (01:00), why no one wants to face the Falcons in the NFC playoffs (03:30), and why it’s the Rams' defense that deserves more credit for the team's success this year (11:00). Then, the guys discuss some breakout stars who surprised us this season (15:00) and explain why the Texans are the best out-of-the-running team (22:00). Finally, Danny Kelly joins the show to discuss why the Steelers seem to play down to their competition (39:00) and how the Seahawks can scrape together a playoff run despite a depleted defense and no run game (43:45).

Nov 29, 2017
'GM Street' — Eli Manning's Benching, Tennessee's Coaching Vacancy, and Joe Flacco's Floundering (Ep. 192)
01:00:14

The Ringer's Michael Lombardi and Tate Frazier discuss Ben McAdoo's decision to bench Eli Manning (01:00), Joe Flacco's check-down routine (18:15), Miami's many struggles (33:30), and the college football coaching carousel (42:00).

Nov 28, 2017
'GM Street' — Week 12 Rapid Reactions (Ep. 191)
00:40:11

The Ringer's Michael Lombardi and Tate Frazier discuss the Raiders' bout with the Broncos, fistfight and all (3:05); the Rams' hard-fought win over the Saints (7:05); and the Falcon's progression (16:15) and the Chiefs' lack thereof (19:05). Then they talk about Jimmy G's first touchdown in San Francisco (25:05) and close out with some awards (28:30).

Nov 27, 2017
Thanksgiving Week Means All-You-Can-Eat Football (Ep. 190)
00:55:28

The Ringer’s Robert Mays and Kevin Clark react to some great Thanksgiving action, including the Vikings and Case Keenum putting it all together, Dak Prescott's subpar play, and the Chargers becoming the scariest wild-card contender. Then the guys preview Week 12 by discussing how we arrived in a world where Saints-Rams is the game of the week, why the Bills can’t decide if they are tanking or not and why it might be time for the Packers to move on from Mike McCarthy. Finally Danny Kelly joins the show to offer his Week 12 fantasy sleeper picks, including the Rams receiver that will step up in the absence of Robert Woods, the surprise tight end you should start, and Thomas Rawls potentially providing some value in your lineup this Sunday.

Nov 24, 2017
'GM Street’ — Thanksgiving Preview (Ep. 189)
00:44:07

The Ringer's Michael Lombardi and Tate Frazier discuss Seattle's loss to the Falcons on Monday night (01:00), preview the three Thanksgiving Day games (13:30), examine the Jack Del Rio situation in Oakland (27:15), and evaluate the draft stocks of Baker Mayfield and Lamar Jackson (38:00).

Nov 22, 2017
It’s Time to Start Talking Playoffs (Ep. 188)
00:56:26

The Ringer’s Robert Mays and Kevin Clark recap an exciting Week 11, including why the Falcons are in the best position to claim an NFC wild-card spot (01:00), how the Eagles are still improving (07:00), why the horrible decision to start Nathan Peterman makes the Bills look like hypocrites (28:00), and how the Chargers have a clear path to the AFC playoffs (32:00). Then, Danny Kelly joins the show to explain the Chiefs’ drop-off from the best team in the league to a mediocre one (36:45). Finally, the Ringer’s Chris Ryan and the guys analyze Doug Pederson’s hairstyle (44:45) and contemplate whether Eagles fans should book trips to the Super Bowl (52:00).

Nov 21, 2017
'GM Street' — Week 11 Rapid Reactions (Ep. 187)
00:40:30

The Ringer's Michael Lombardi and Tate Frazier discuss the Eagles' dominating win over Dallas, Jason Garrett's clapping, and the playoff picture heading into Week 12. 

Nov 20, 2017
‘GM Street’ — Saturday Sit-down Week 11 (Ep. 186)
00:17:45

The Ringer’s Michael Lombardi and Tate Frazier scrutinize the Tennessee Titans’ flaws as related to their loss in Thursday night’s matchup against the Pittsburgh Steelers (1:25) and run through their picks for the weekend: Cincinnati Bengals at Denver Broncos (4:22), Green Bay Packers at Baltimore Ravens (6:50), Los Angeles Rams at Minnesota Vikings (8:14), Dallas Cowboys at Philadelphia Eagles (11:02), and Miami Dolphins at Tampa Bay Buccaneers (13:44).

Nov 18, 2017
Week 11: A Few Great Matchups and a Bunch for the Gamblers (Ep. 185)
01:08:12

The Ringer’s Robert Mays and Kevin Clark recap Thursday night’s Titans vs. Steelers game, including how the SkyCam main angle could be the future of football viewing (01:00) and where Antonio Brown ranks on the all-time wide receiver list (07:45). Then the guys preview Week 11, including why we need to admit that Rams vs. Vikings is the best matchup of the season so far (13:15), how the Cowboys will lose badly to the Eagles on Sunday night (20:00), and why it’s time for Dallas to fire Jason Garrett (39:30). Then, Danny Kelly joins the show to tell you which players from this week’s less interesting matchups could lead your fantasy team to victory (48:30), and the guys predict next week’s biggest headlines (62:45).

Nov 17, 2017
'GM Street' — McAdoo's and McAdon'ts (Ep. 184)
00:38:33

The Ringer's Michael Lombardi sits down with Tate Frazier to discuss Ben McAdoo's future with the Giants (02:30), the Chargers' innovative ways of losing (06:30), the lack of detail in Oakland (11:00), what's wrong in Denver (16:00), big coaching positions opening up in the NCAA (24:30), and Roger Goodell's contract negotiations (32:45).

Nov 15, 2017
Eventually, You Are What Your Record Says You Are (Ep. 183)
01:12:04

The Ringer’s Robert Mays and Kevin Clark recap Week 10, including the Rams, Saints, and Vikings winning in unique ways (04:00); what the Cowboys' coaches should have done on Sunday (17:00); and how the Steelers can turn around their offensive struggles by changing the game plan for Big Ben (24:45). Then Danny Kelly joins the show to discuss some reasons why—even after the team struggled against the Browns—people shouldn’t sleep on the Lions (43:00) and how the Titans have snuck up on everyone in the AFC (50:15). Finally The Ringer’s Rodger Sherman explains why the 49ers winning was actually a bad thing (57:30) and Kevin makes a case for flexing better matchups to 'Monday Night Football' (67:45).

Nov 14, 2017
'GM Street' — Week 10 Rapid Reactions (Ep. 182)
00:41:18

The Ringer's Michael Lombardi and Tate Frazier discuss the Saints' trampling of the Bills (2:20), the Steelers' hard-fought win over the Colts (14:34), the Eagles' Super Bowl plans (18:00), and what's going on in Dallas (21:52). Then they address the Broncos' defense (29:00) and close out with some awards around the league (31:37).

Nov 13, 2017
‘GM Street’ — Saturday Sit-down Week 10 (Ep. 181)
00:15:49

The Ringer’s Michael Lombardi and Tate Frazier discuss the devastating Richard Sherman injury (1:12) and dive into their picks for the weekend: New Orleans Saints at Buffalo Bills (4:27), Los Angeles Chargers at Jacksonville Jaguars (5:40), Houston Texans at Los Angeles Rams (7:51), Minnesota Vikings at Washington Redskins (9:14), and Dallas Cowboys at Atlanta Falcons (11:13).

Nov 11, 2017
NFL Gods, Please Stop Injuring Our Stars! (Ep. 180)
00:58:05

The Ringer’s Robert Mays and Kevin Clark get you set for Week 10, including why Richard Sherman’s injury further muddies the unpredictable NFC (01:00), how the Saints built one of the best defenses in one offseason (07:00), and why the NFL needs to hold off on 'Thursday Night Football' until after Thanksgiving (29:30). Then, Danny Kelly joins the show with some wide receiver sleeper starts for your fantasy team (40:00) and to explain how Rod Smith could take over the Cowboys backfield (51:30). Finally, Robert and Kevin offer next week’s headlines, including how we are entering a stretch of the schedule when Super Bowl contenders will finally emerge (55:00).

Nov 10, 2017
The NFL in 2017: It’s Complicated (Ep. 179)
00:56:53

In a special edition of The Ringer NFL Show, Robert Mays and Kevin Clark take a midseason look at what has been the most complicated season in the history of the league. Danny Kelly joins to explain why the play on the field has seemed uninspired (03:45), but points out the fun things there are to celebrate this season (17:00). Then, Bryan Curtis and the guys discuss the myriad of significant off-field issues, including the cartoonish rift between Jerry Jones and Roger Goodell (22:45) and how the pregame player protests have already been successful (28:30). Plus, Claire McNear joins the show to talk about the player health and safety (37:00), including the one thing that could actually lead to the end of the NFL (44:00).


Nov 09, 2017
'GM Street’ — The Stink of Green Bay (Ep. 178)
00:39:28

The Ringer's Michael Lombardi and Tate Frazier break down the Lions' success at Lambeau (04:00), emerging issues in Indianapolis (10:30), a tactical mistake by John Lynch (19:00), coaching opportunities opening up in the college game (25:45), and the origin of the Raiders uniform (36:30).

Nov 08, 2017
Week 9 Separated the Haves and Have-Nots (Ep. 177)
01:01:30

The Ringer’s Robert Mays and Kevin Clark recap Week 9 in the NFL by discussing how much Packers coach Mike McCarthy owes Aaron Rodgers for keeping his job this long (02:00), why Carson Wentz is the story of the NFL (07:45), and what Rams coach Sean McVay has done to lead the race for Coach of the Year (15:00). Then the guys talk about how A.J. Green's and Mike Evans’s aggressive actions are proof that the Bengals and Bucs have given up (19:00), why the Saints are a more realistic contender than the Jaguars (27:30), and how the Colts are ruining their franchise by mishandling Andrew Luck’s injury (36:00). Plus, Danny Kelly joins the show to explain how Kirk Cousins took down the Seahawks (43:30), and the guys offer their lasting impressions from Week 9 (54:00).

Nov 07, 2017
'GM Street' — Week 9 Rapid Reactions (Ep. 176)
00:43:07

The Ringer's Michael Lombardi and Tate Frazier discuss the dominating performances by the Rams and Eagles (6:15), Kirk Cousins's upset in Seattle (12:30), Ben McAdoo's hot seat (18:45), and the Jaguars taking a stand against Leonard Fournette (32:25).

Nov 06, 2017
‘GM Street’ — Saturday Sit-down Week 9 (Ep. 175)
00:11:30

The Ringer’s Michael Lombardi and Tate Frazier lament the Deshaun Watson injury (0:58), then predict five big matchups of the weekend: Tampa Bay Buccaneers at New Orleans Saints (2:23), Los Angeles Rams at New York Giants (4:05), Denver Broncos at Philadelphia Eagles (5:50), Baltimore Ravens at Tennessee Titans (7:52), and Kansas City Chiefs at Dallas Cowboys (9:05).

Nov 04, 2017
The NFL Can’t Have Nice Things This Season (Ep. 174)
01:01:36

The Ringer’s Robert Mays and Kevin Clark get you set for Week 9 in the NFL, discussing how the football gods took away the only fun thing we had when Deshaun Watson was lost for the season (04:25), why the Texans should sign Colin Kaepernick (29:15), and how the best matchup within the Cowboys-Chiefs game is between two guys you may have never heard of (32:33). Then, Danny Kelly joins the show to redeem himself after his recent “Dark Knight” slump (36:46) and offers a backup tight end who could lead your fantasy team to victory this week (45:00). Plus, Joel Solomon joins to discuss why Brock Osweiler is destined for success (53:15), and the guys predict next week’s biggest headlines (59:09).

Nov 03, 2017
'GM Street’ — Bill Simmons and the Trade Deadline (Ep. 173)
01:15:42

The Ringer's Michael Lombardi and Tate Frazier join up with Bill Simmons to break down the Patriots parting ways with Jimmy Garoppolo (02:00), whether the Buffalo Bills are the best in the AFC East (23:15), the problems in Carolina (37:00), the Texans shipping out Duane Brown (42:00), how the 49ers landed Jerry Rice (45:00), the mess in Miami (49:30), and the success of the Eagles (59:30).

Oct 31, 2017
Huge Trades Upstage Some Good Football in Week 8 (Ep. 172)
00:57:49

The Ringer’s Robert Mays and Kevin Clark react to the big trades from the past 24 hours, and examine how Jimmy Garoppolo to the 49ers changes the entire league (02:00) and why the NFL trade deadline feels like the NBA and MLB deadlines this year (11:15). Then the guys recognize the teams that are separating from the pack (21:00) and discuss whether anyone can compete with the Eagles or Seahawks in the NFC (27:30). Plus, Danny Kelly joins to explain how the Patriots defense is actually good now (42:30), and why the Bills' offensive improvements make them a contender (46:30).

Oct 31, 2017
'GM Street’ — Week 8 Rapid Reactions (Ep. 171)
00:42:32

The Ringer's Mike Lombardi and Tate Frazier discuss Russell Wilson's and Deshaun Watson's performances in a classic in Seattle (03:00), Case Keenum and the Vikings leaving London with a win over Cleveland (10:30), the legitimacy of the Bills (13:00), and a hot seat in Tampa Bay (15:00). Then they turn their focus to trade rumors around the league (17:00), the Falcons squeaking by the Jets (32:45), and the lowly Los Angeles Chargers (34:00). They wrap up by previewing the 'Monday Night Football' matchup between the Chiefs and the Broncos (37:00).

Oct 30, 2017
‘GM Street’ — Saturday Sit-Down Week 8 (Ep. 170)
00:13:41

The Ringer’s Michael Lombardi and Tate Frazier run through this weekend’s five most interesting matchups: Minnesota Vikings at Cleveland Browns (1:37), Dallas Cowboys at Washington Redskins (3:44), Oakland Raiders at Buffalo Bills (5:49), Chicago Bears at New Orleans Saints (7:00), and Los Angeles Chargers at New England Patriots (8:56).

Oct 28, 2017
Going Deep on Week 8 (Ep. 169)
01:10:20

The Ringer’s Kevin Clark and Robert Mays prepare you for Week 8, with discussions on Deshaun Watson and the Texans going to Seattle (05:30), a classic matchup in the NFC East (19:15), and if the NFL needs a universal bye week (27:30). Then, Danny Kelly joins the show to share why the Vikings' receivers are in for a big week in fantasy (37:00), and unveil the latest DK's Dark Knight (50:00). To wrap up, Joel Solomon chimes in to play another edition of Am I Crazy ... (56:00), as well another round of the Over/Under Rotten Tomatoes game (62:00).

Oct 27, 2017
'GM Street’ — No, the Patriots Are Not Back (Ep. 168)
00:35:37

The Ringer’s Michael Lombardi and Tate Frazier debate whether the Philadelphia Eagles are the real deal (0:20), question how good the New England Patriots actually are (8:10), wonder if the Pittsburgh Steelers will trade Martavis Bryant (10:50), and discuss Joe Mixon’s recent comments (13:25). Then they speculate how top draft prospects could impact the pros (19:35).

Oct 25, 2017
Everyone’s a Contender in 2017 (Ep. 167)
01:00:43

The Ringer’s Robert Mays and Kevin Clark wrap up Week 7 in the NFL by looking at how this bizarre season has made for the most possible contenders at this point in the year (3:55), why the Seahawks and Vikings are the only teams we actually know right now (11:20), and whether the Patriots can win a title with the worst defense in the league (25:20). Then 'Talk the Thrones' cohost Mallory Rubin joins to explain how Joe Flacco admitted that the Ravens are completely broken (39:00) and why the Steelers don’t need Martavis Bryant (49:10). Finally Robert and Kevin offer their lasting impressions from Week 7, including why the NFL needs to dial back the amount of football on television (56:30).

Oct 24, 2017
'GM Street’ — Week 7 Rapid Reactions (Ep. 166)
00:45:34

The Ringer's Michael Lombardi and Tate Frazier discuss Steve Sarkisian’s bizarre play calling for the Falcons (01:45), how pathetic the Panthers looked in Chicago (05:00), the resurgence of the Steelers and the Bills (10:00), Chuck Pagano's future with Indianapolis (16:00), what losing Carson Palmer means to the Arizona Cardinals (20:15), and the Cowboys' impressive win in San Francisco (22:45). They close by giving out some awards (32:30).

Oct 23, 2017
‘GM Street’ — Saturday Sit-down Week 7 (Ep. 165)
00:14:51

The Ringer’s Michael Lombardi and Tate Frazier celebrate Thursday night’s exciting Kansas City Chiefs–Oakland Raiders matchup (0:28) and look ahead to the weekend’s six most intriguing games: Carolina Panthers at Chicago Bears (5:00), New Orleans Saints at Green Bay Packers (6:13), Baltimore Ravens at Minnesota Vikings (7:20), Tampa Bay Buccaneers at Buffalo Bills (8:23), Cincinnati Bengals at Pittsburgh Steelers (10:03), and Tennessee Titans at Cleveland Browns (10:52).

Oct 21, 2017
The NFL Is Freshening Up in Week 7, But the Magic Is Gone (Ep. 164)
00:47:32

The Ringer’s Kevin Clark and Danny Kelly get you set for Week 7, including why the Super Bowl rematch between the Falcons and Patriots is already a disappointment (03:00), how an Eagles win on Monday night will solidify them as a contender (10:00), and why the Dolphins should bench Jay Cutler immediately (19:45). Then, Danny explains why some fantasy matchup rankings are misleading, including why Russell Wilson should not be in your lineup this week (24:30). Plus, Joel Solomon joins the show to discuss whether Andy Reid is the most indecisive coach of all time (35:30), and the guys decide who will score higher: the Dolphins or the Rotten Tomatoes rating for 'Snowman' (42:00). Finally, Kevin and Danny explain how an MVP favorite will emerge in prime time this weekend (44:00).

Oct 20, 2017
'GM Street’ — Where Do We Go From Here? (Ep. 163)
00:37:02

The Ringer's Michael Lombardi and Tate Frazier sit down to discuss whether Brett Hundley can solve the quarterback conundrum in Green Bay (03:00), Dirk Koetter in the hot seat (15:00), James Washington's draft stock (25:00), and a questionable move by the Raiders (29:45).

Oct 18, 2017
The 2017 NFL Season Is Officially a David Lynch Series (Ep. 162)
00:57:12

The Ringer’s Robert Mays and Kevin Clark recap another wild week in the NFL, including how the biggest losers in the Aaron Rodgers injury are the fans (04:30), why the Seahawks are now the favorite in the NFC (08:15), and how the NFL came to have its most even playing field of all time (19:30). Then Danny Kelly joins the show to explain why the Saints defense is legit (32:15) and how the Falcons are systematically flawed on offense (37:00). Finally, Ringer NBA writer John Gonzalez stops by to celebrate NBA opening night and discuss whether Carson Wentz is the MVP favorite (42:30), before Robert and Kevin offer their lasting impressions from Week 6 (53:00).

Oct 17, 2017
'GM Street’ — Week 6 Rapid Reactions (Ep. 161)
00:40:16

The Ringer's Michael Lombardi and Tate Frazier discuss Aaron Rodgers's injury (02:15), the lack of firepower in Atlanta (10:00), the wide-open MVP race (15:00), the underperforming Raiders (19:15), and the mess in Cleveland's front office (25:30).

Oct 16, 2017
‘GM Street’ — Saturday Sit-Down Week 6 (Ep. 160)
00:14:28

The Ringer’s Michael Lombardi and Tate Frazier recap last week’s games (0:40) and preview the five big matchups to watch this weekend: Green Bay Packers at Minnesota Vikings (5:10), Detroit Lions at New Orleans Saints (6:15), Los Angeles Rams at Jacksonville Jaguars (7:20), Pittsburgh Steelers at Kansas City Chiefs (9:20), and Los Angeles Chargers at Oakland Raiders (12:00).

Oct 14, 2017
Some Big Backs Are Against the Wall in Week 6 (Ep. 159)
00:48:34

The Ringer’s Robert Mays and Kevin Clark get you set for Week 6, with discussions on how the Chiefs might prove to be flawless (04:00), why the Patriots must win against the Jets (09:00), and the reason “Jaguars” and “Super Bowl champions” belong in the same sentence (18:00). Then, Danny Kelly joins the show to tell you whom to start and sit this week in fantasy football (28:00), and to explain why Beast Mode should be returning to glory against the Chargers (31:00). Finally, Robert and Kevin welcome The Ringer’s Joel Solomon to contemplate how the Giants may go 0-16 (39:15), and how vultures will be circling Big Ben and the Steelers if they lose on Sunday (46:30).

Oct 13, 2017
‘GM Street’ — The End of Eli (Ep. 158)
00:38:30

The Ringer's Michael Lombardi and Tate Frazier sit down to discuss the end of the Eli era in New York (02:30), the biggest problem most teams face on the field (07:45), the future for the Bears and Mitchell Trubisky (15:45), how Adrian Peterson will fit into the Arizona offense (22:30), and Gary Andersen's departure from Oregon State (26:30).

Oct 11, 2017
The Only Surprises in Week 5 Were Bad Ones (Ep. 157)
01:00:57

The Ringer’s Robert Mays and Kevin Clark recap Week 5, including how the Jaguars have built a new model for success in the NFL (04:30), why Big Ben might be afraid to play football every Sunday (11:30), and which teams are actually the best in the NFC (18:30). Then, Danny Kelly joins the show to explain why the Texans' defensive injuries will lead to more exciting performances from Deshaun Watson (39:00), and how Alex Smith has become the fourth-best quarterback in the league (41:30). Finally, Robert and Kevin field some interesting listener questions from Twitter (47:00), and the guys offer their lasting impressions, including why it’s a bad idea to legislate politics out of the NFL right now (55:30).

Oct 10, 2017
‘GM Street’ — Week 5 Rapid Reactions (Ep. 156)
00:34:49

The Ringer's Michael Lombardi and Tate Frazier break down an impressive performance from Carson Wentz and the Eagles (03:00), the end of the 2004 QB draft class (07:00), the return of the Seahawks' defense (10:00), the wounded Giants (18:30), and the Jaguars winning in Pittsburgh (22:30).

Oct 09, 2017
‘GM Street’ — Saturday Sit-Down Week 5 (Ep. 155)
00:09:20

On this special mini-podcast, The Ringer’s Michael Lombardi and Tate Frazier preview the five big matchups to watch this weekend: Carolina Panthers at Detroit Lions (1:52), Arizona Cardinals at Philadelphia Eagles (2:51), Seattle Seahawks at Los Angeles Rams (3:56), Green Bay Packers at Dallas Cowboys (5:19), and Baltimore Ravens at Oakland Raiders (6:24).

Oct 07, 2017
Week 5: The Real NFL Season Is Finally Beginning (Ep. 154)
01:01:25

The Ringer’s Robert Mays and Kevin Clark get you set for NFL’s Week 5, including why Seahawks-Rams is the most interesting matchup of the season so far (06:45), how Deshaun Watson might get into big trouble against the Chiefs defense (10:15), and why the Cowboys might never be as good as they were a season ago (20:30). Then, Kevin recommends full tank mode for the Giants (24:30), Robert predicts a big day for the Jacksonville D-line against Pittsburgh (32:45), and Danny Kelly joins the show to tell fantasy fans why now is the time to make trades for Dez Bryant and Sammy Watkins (38:00). Finally, The Ringer’s Joel Solomon stops by to discuss how Mitchell Trubisky is already one of the best Bears quarterbacks of all time (50:30), and Robert and Kevin anticipate next week's biggest NFL headlines (58:45).

Oct 06, 2017
‘GM Street’ — The Grudens, the Browns, and the Hopeless New England Defense (Ep. 153)
00:40:42

The Ringer's Michael Lombardi and Tate Frazier banter about the lack of clock management in Washington's loss to Kansas City (01:00), a brilliant PR move by Hue Jackson (13:00), the woeful Joe Flacco (17:00), and what the four winless teams have in common (22:00). Then they take a look at the best job in college football (25:45) and discuss whether Sam Darnold will stay in school next year (33:00).

Oct 04, 2017
NFL Week 4 Presented More Questions Than Answers (Ep. 152)
00:59:35

The Ringer’s Robert Mays and Kevin Clark recap a wild Week 4 in the NFL, examining why a prolific Deshaun Watson makes the Texans one of the scariest teams (02:45), why the Patriots have by far the biggest flaw of any contender (11:45), and how Seahawks-Rams has become the most exciting Week 5 matchup (19:30). Then, The Ringer’s Danny Kelly joins the show to explain why our days of enjoying Beast Mode in Oakland might be short-lived (32:30), and Rodger Sherman joins to debate whether the Cowboys can still be the best team in the NFC East (44:15). Finally, Robert and Kevin offer their lasting impressions from Week 4, including a reminder that good coaching is just as important as good playing (55:45).

Oct 03, 2017
‘GM Street’ — Week 4 Rapid Reactions (Ep. 151)
00:38:19

The Ringer's Michael Lombardi and Tate Frazier analyze the personnel problem in New England (02:30), the Deshaun Watson effect in Houston (06:00), a big win in Big D for Sean McVay and the Rams (13:00). Then they predict the media's response to Jay Cutler's performance (16:30) and give out some awards for this week (25:30).

Oct 02, 2017
Good Teams Will Bounce Back This Week, but the NFL Has a Problem It May Never Recover From (Ep. 150)
01:05:37

The Ringer’s Robert Mays and Kevin Clark dig into Week 4 in the NFL, beginning with a recap of the Bears vs. Packers game that reminded everyone how serious head injuries are in the NFL (02:00). Then, the guys discuss why this is the weekend when we learn how good the Panthers and Patriots are (11:30), how the Rams high-powered offense will finally be tested in Dallas (18:00), and why the Jaguars are the real deal (28:00). Plus, Mike Lombardi joins the show to explain how we are likely watching the end of the Big Ben era in Pittsburgh (37:00) and Danny Kelly calls in with some not-so-obvious fantasy matchup plays for Week 4 (54:00). Finally, Robert and Kevin offer their headlines for next week, including how pregame protests will continue to rule the news cycle (62:00).

Sep 29, 2017
The Future of Football (Ep. 149)
00:35:31

The Ringer’s Kevin Clark and Bryan Curtis predict the effects of recent events from the week in football by questioning what the NFL’s united front in response to President Trump's comments means (1:21), debating how diagnosing CTE in living people would stifle the popularity of football (11:18), and speculating on whether Trump’s attacks on the NFL will continue (30:17).

Sep 28, 2017
‘GM Street’ — What Went Wrong in Week 3 (Ep. 148)
00:46:08

The Ringer's Michael Lombardi and Tate Frazier analyze the unimpressive offensive line play in Week 3 (03:30), the myth of aging quarterbacks (08:45), the messy AFC East (21:00), the Carolina Panthers' defensive dilemmas (26:00), the Luke Falk–Sam Darnold matchup on Friday (34:30), and Donald Trump vs. the NFL (40:00).

Sep 27, 2017
The NFL Is Changing on and off the Field (Ep. 147)
00:50:47

The Ringer’s Robert Mays and Kevin Clark recap Week 3 in the NFL, including how this weekend’s player protests created a real opportunity for meaningful change (03:00) and how the game on the field has become impossible to predict. Then the guys discuss why the Titans are who we thought they were (10:00), how the Patriots are the kings of making a play every time they need to (19:15), and how one Cowboys defender affects the game on every single down he plays (26:30). Plus, Danny Kelly joins the show to explain why the tanking Bills have the best defense in the league (32:45). Finally, Robert and Kevin explore the rift between President Donald Trump and the players, and how it isn’t going away any time soon (45:00).

Sep 26, 2017
‘GM Street’ — Rapid Reactions and Awards for Week 3 (Ep. 146)
00:35:44

The Ringer's Michael Lombardi and Tate Frazier huddle up to discuss the most memorable moments from Sunday's games (03:00), underperforming quarterback performances (05:45), impending story lines for this week (16:30), and wrap up by handing out some awards for Week 3 (25:30).

Sep 25, 2017
Predicting the Best Games, Letdowns, and Dark Horses for Week 3 (Ep. 145)
01:03:51

The Ringer's Kevin Clark and Robert Mays preview the four most intriguing matchups in Week 3 (04:00) and discuss the future of international games in the NFL (21:00). Michael Lombardi joins the show to examine the Texans going into New England (29:30) and Dallas playing the Cardinals (36:00). Then Danny Kelly calls in to give out some fantasy football dark horses (45:00). Finally, Kevin and Mays wrap up by predicting next week's NFL headlines (57:30).

Sep 22, 2017
‘GM Street’ — Unacceptable September Strategies (Ep. 144)
00:36:30

The Ringer's Michael Lombardi and Tate Frazier discuss the lack of leadership in Dallas (02:30), the statement made by the Lions defense (08:00), Ben McAdoo and the Giants offensive line (12:30), Sean Payton in September (16:00), and Mason Rudolph's draft stock (23:30).

Sep 20, 2017
September Is Now Meaningless in the NFL (Ep. 143)
00:46:41

The Ringer’s Robert Mays and Kevin Clark break down Week 2 in the NFL, including the reason why no one plays well in September (02:45), some serious flaws that the Patriots are facing (10:30), and where Drew Brees will play next season (hint: It’s NOT New Orleans) (13:45). Then, Kevin explains why the Cowboys will be just fine (18:00), Robert reveals his Ringer of the Week (20:00), and Danny Kelly joins the show to make a case for the Ravens as a Super Bowl contender (29:00). Finally, Robert and Kevin give their lasting impressions from Week 2, including how the NFL has a serious watchability problem (41:00).

Sep 19, 2017
‘GM Street’ — Week 2 Rapid Reactions (Ep. 142)
00:36:20

The Ringer's Mike Lombardi and Tate Frazier discuss the Raiders obliterating the Jets (02:00), Pittsburgh's domination over Minnesota (07:00), a classic Patriot win (12:30), Jason Garrett's comments on Dak Prescott (24:00), and a big win for the Falcons over Green Bay (29:00).

Sep 18, 2017
What to Watch for in Week 2 (Ep. 141)
01:04:16

The Ringer’s Kevin Clark and Robert Mays preview Week 2 in the NFL, including their favorite matchups (03:30), who could be the worst team in the league (25:00), and a new ceiling for the Jaguars (29:00). Then, Michael Lombardi joins to explain the underwhelming offense in Cincinnati (36:30), and Danny Kelly chimes in to praise the Chargers' defensive schemes (52:00). Finally, Robert and Kevin end the show predicting next week's biggest headlines (61:00).

Sep 15, 2017
'GM Street' — Initial Impressions From Week 1 (Ep. 140)
00:31:55

The Ringer's Michael Lombardi and Tate Frazier huddle up to discuss whether or not Trevor Siemian can save the Broncos (02:30), a new-look Raiders defense (05:00), a victorious yet unhappy Joe Flacco (13:30), and the top draft prospects in college football (19:00).

Sep 13, 2017
Week 1 Was More Bad Than Good (Ep. 139)
00:53:15

The Ringer’s Robert Mays and Kevin Clark react to a wild Week 1 in the NFL, including how the Cowboys regained their NFC contender status Sunday night (03:30) and how the Seahawks may have lost theirs (08:00). Then, the guys discuss how the Raiders and Marshawn Lynch are the perfect mix of fun and force (10:00), why running backs won’t play a role in playoff races this season (20:00), and how some lesser-known Ravens exposed the bumbling Bengals (30:00). Then, Danny Kelly joins the show to explain why Le’Veon Bell struggled out of the gates against Cleveland (33:00) and Rodger Sherman helps the guys decide whether some Week 1 surprises were a fluke or not (42:30). Finally, Robert and Kevin point out some marquee matchups that we lost for this season this weekend (49:30), and how one glaring weakness could make for a long season leaguewide (51:00).

Sep 12, 2017
'GM Street' — Week 1 Rapid Reactions (Ep. 138)
00:37:08

Mike Lombardi and Tate Frazier react to the Sunday slate of Week 1 games. Topics include: Cowboys-Giants (1:26), Andy Dalton's donut (14:33), Le'Veon's lackluster return (23:15), and the Rams' rout (26:35).

Sep 11, 2017
'Ringer NFL Show' — The Patriots Fall Flat (Ep. 137)
01:00:02

The Ringer’s Robert Mays and Kevin Clark kick off their regular-season show by discussing the shocking Chiefs win over the Patriots (01:30) and why Kansas City will never be in perfect form again this season (05:00). Then the guys look at a possible NFC championship preview in Green Bay (09:30), how Dak Prescott’s true test is still to come (16:30), and why Aaron Donald should sit out the entire season (23:00). Also, Danny Kelly joins to explain why the numbers say Kirk Cousins may have a long day against an underrated Eagles defensive line (30:30). Finally, Robert and Kevin offer some story lines that will dominate NEXT week, including a warning for anyone who thinks the Patriots dynasty is ending (52:30).

Sep 08, 2017
‘GM Street’ — Shots Fired From Philly, Tampa's Addition, and Week 1 Preview (Ep. 136)
00:34:58

The Ringer's Mike Lombardi and Tate Frazier discuss the backlash from Eagles fans regarding Lombardi's comments on Doug Pederson (01:30), new Buccaneer T.J. Ward (13:30), and dividing snaps in Chicago (18:00), and then preview a few Week 1 matchups (24:00).

Sep 06, 2017
33 Preseason Questions — Out of Luck, the New Watt, and Super Bowl Picks (Ep. 135)
00:53:52

The Ringer’s Robert Mays and Kevin Clark answer the final four of 33 Preseason Questions leading up to opening night, including why Andrew Luck's absence could cost the Colts their season (03:45) and how one transaction from this weekend makes an NFC West team an instant Super Bowl contender (05:00). Then, the guys make their predictions for Coach of the Year (10:00), Offensive and Defensive Rookies of the Year (14:00), and MVP (24:30). Finally, Robert and Kevin pick all 12 playoff teams (31:30) and make their Super Bowl LII predictions (49:30).

Sep 05, 2017
‘GM Street’ — Big Moves, Big Splashes, Big Injuries (Ep. 134)
00:34:32

The Ringer’s Mike Lombardi and Tate Frazier discuss the implications of the weekend’s big moves in football: what Andrew Luck’s shoulder injury means for the Colts (1:10), the Patriots’ motivations behind trading Jacoby Brissett for Phillip Dorsett (4:15), and the Seahawks’ rising Super Bowl chances after acquiring Sheldon Richardson (16:25).

Sep 04, 2017
33 Preseason Questions—Preseason Revelations, Cuts That Matter, and the Story of the Season (Ep. 133)
00:47:08

The Ringer’s Robert Mays and Kevin Clark continue answering 33 Preseason Questions leading up to opening night, including how the Titans have revealed some secret weapons (03:00), why rookie quarterbacks are on the rise in Chicago and Kansas City (09:00), and how another soon-to-be-former Jet could be joining Brandon Marshall on the Giants (12:45). Then, The Ringer’s own Danny Kelly joins the show with a gripe about Russell Wilson (21:15) and a prediction about when the spread-offense bubble could burst (31:00). Finally, Robert and Kevin discuss what will be the story of this NFL season (41:15) and whether we’ve finally arrived in the new golden era of QBs (43:15).

Sep 01, 2017
‘GM Street’ — Blue Chips: Coach and Coordinator Position Rankings (Ep. 132)
00:49:00

The Ringer's Mike Lombardi and Tate Frazier conclude Lombardi's blue-chip countdown on the sidelines by discussing Al Davis's view of coaching (02:00), the top offensive generals in the NFL (08:00), the best defensive play callers (27:30), and the elite special-teams coaches (39:30).

Aug 31, 2017
33 Preseason Questions — Don't Sleep on Seattle, the Raiders Might Be Overrated, and the Saints Are Marching (Ep. 131)
00:51:16

The Ringer’s Robert Mays and Kevin Clark continue answering 33 Preseason Questions leading up to opening night. They explore some preseason injuries that have more fantasy impact than Julian Edelman’s (04:00) and discuss whether the Falcons could be even better this year despite taking an offensive step back (14:00). Then, the guys consider whether the Seahawks defense is among the best of all-time (19:30), debate whether Derek Carr is a top-flight quarterback (24:30), and look at how the Cowboys have already fallen from NFC championship contention (28:30). Finally, Robert and Kevin imagine a major trade between the Patriots and Jets (34:15), and go over every NFL team that could win the Super Bowl this season (39:30).

Aug 29, 2017
33 Preseason Questions — Fear the Lions, Bet on Chargers, and New York is Better than L.A. (Ep. 130)
00:42:08

The Ringer’s Robert Mays and Kevin Clark continue answering 33 Preseason Questions *by focusing on the* best bets for gamblers this season, including why the leading passer won’t be named Brady, Brees, or Rodgers (05:00) and how two Chargers are your best bets to lead the league in receiving and rushing (07:30). Then, the guys discuss some truly long-shot bets worth looking at (17:00), an AFC North quarterback who could lead the league in interceptions (27:45), and which games the Jets will be favored in (32:15). Finally, Robert and Kevin pick the safest bets for over/under team win totals (36:00) and debate whether the Packers can get to double-digit wins (39:00).

Aug 25, 2017
‘GM Street’ — Blue Chips: Defensive Position Rankings (Ep. 129)
00:31:57

The Ringer's Mike Lombardi and Tate Frazier continue Lombardi's blue-chip-player countdown with the defensive side of the ball, including defensive ends (02:00), defensive tackles (07:00), linebackers (15:30), cornerbacks (21:15), and safeties (24:30).

Aug 24, 2017
33 Preseason Questions — Can’t Tank With Tyrod, the Patriots' Weakness, and Luck Too Late? (Ep. 128)
00:48:12

The Ringer’s Robert Mays and Kevin Clark continue answering 33 Preseason Questions leading up to opening day. Topics include whether the Bills should trade Tyrod Taylor (05:00) and the increasingly crowded Jameis Winston and Marcus Mariota bandwagons (18:00). Then the guys award Earl Thomas with some retroactive MVP awards (27:30) and consider a Patriots weakness that could affect their playoff run (33:30). Finally, Robert and Kevin explain why Cam Newton and Andrew Luck had better be on the field in Week 1 (37:00) and why the Broncos might be in big trouble (41:00).

Aug 22, 2017
33 Preseason Questions — Steelers B’s Buzz, Gronks at Every Position, and Green Bay’s Bargain (Ep. 127)
00:44:44

The Ringer’s Robert Mays and Kevin Clark continue their 33 Preseason Questions leading up to opening day, including why Big Ben could be in for his biggest season (3:30), and how a healthy Honey Badger will have the Cards flying high (7:25). Then, the guys fantasize about a trade that could make the Jaguars a playoff contender (11:30), having a beer with Blake Bortles (20:50), and which player could play the most positions in an NFL game (23:50). Finally, Robert and Kevin discuss how the Falcons and Packers stole some key pieces for their playoff chases (35:20).

Aug 18, 2017
‘GM Street’ — Blue Chips: Offensive Position Rankings (Ep. 126)
00:30:36

The Ringer's Mike Lombardi and Tate Frazier continue Lombardi's tradition of identifying the blue-chip players at each offensive position, including quarterbacks (04:00), running backs (09:30), tight ends (16:15) and offensive linemen, heading into the 2017 NFL season (20:00).

Aug 17, 2017
33 Preseason Questions - The Belichick Boost, Broncos May Bust, and Giants Leap Backwards (Ep. 125)
00:32:48

The Ringer’s Robert Mays and Kevin Clark continue their 33 Preseason Questions leading up to opening day and discuss which teams could win the Super Bowl if Bill Belichick was their coach (02:30). Then, the guys talk about why a pair of AFC West teams could be in for the season from hell (09:45), and they welcome Ringer FC host and long suffering Jets fan, Ryan O’Hanlon for a special guest question (17:30). Finally, Robert and Kevin explain how the Giants O-line may prevent Beckham and Marshall from shining (28:00), and why the Raiders may be vulnerable on defense this season (29:30).

Aug 15, 2017
‘GM Street’ — The Suspension, the Trades, and the (Preseason) Games (Ep. 124)
00:24:01

The Ringer’s Mike Lombardi and Tate Frazier discuss the suspension of Dallas Cowboys running back Ezekiel Elliott (02:00), the Buffalo Bills trading Sammy Watkins to the Los Angeles Rams (12:30), and standouts of the preseason so far (19:00).

Aug 12, 2017
33 Preseason Questions: Don’t Draft Bell, McCoy's Downshift, and RedZone MVPs (Ep. 123)
00:38:53

The Ringer’s Robert Mays and Kevin Clark continue their 33 Preseason Questions leading up to opening night with some fantasy-draft advice, including someone on the Browns that can win you your league (04:15), how the Patriots finally have a reliable fantasy running back (07:30), and why you shouldn’t draft Le’Veon Bell early this year (10:15). Then, the guys weigh David Johnson vs. Zeke Elliott for first overall pick (18:15) and discuss why LeSean McCoy could be in for a down year (29:00). Finally, Robert and Kevin pick their RedZone channel MVPs and highlight some rookies that should find the end zone all season long (33:30).

Aug 11, 2017
33 Preseason Questions: Cutler Mopes to Miami, Cam’s Comeback, and 2017’s Best Division (Ep. 122)
00:42:22

The Ringer’s Robert Mays and Kevin Clark tackle four more of their 33 Preseason Questions leading up to opening night, including how the Dolphins just gave the Titans a playoff spot (3:45) and which division you shouldn’t take your eyes off of this season (14:20). Then the guys discuss why David Johnson is the perfect NFL player (25:40) and how Cam Newton’s supporting cast makes the Panthers contenders again (27:40). Finally, Robert and Kevin point out some quarterbacks you need to start paying attention to (33:30), including DeShone Kizer, who could be the next great NFL leader (37:40).

Aug 08, 2017
33 Preseason Questions: Dak Loves Train, Breakout Rookies, and First QBs Benched (Ep. 121)
00:48:33

The Ringer's Robert Mays and Kevin Clark dive into the first three of their 33 Preseason Questions leading up to opening night, including which starting QBs will be hitting the pine first (05:00) and who will be this year's breakout rookies (16:45). Then, 'Watch' host and Eagles fan Chris Ryan joins the show to celebrate Wentzapalooza (28:00) and examine the song preferences of NFC East starting QBs (36:00). Finally, Robert and Kevin discuss which training camp battles matter (38:45), including one that will decide the fate of Russell Wilson (43:00).

Aug 04, 2017
‘GM Street’ — QB Troubles, a Giant Contract, and Cowboy Coaching (Ep. 120)
00:32:35

The Ringer's Mike Lombardi and Tate Frazier huddle up to discuss the quarterback situation in Baltimore (02:15), how Gisele Bündchen's offseason comments on concussions could affect Tom Brady this season (09:30), Odell Beckham Jr.'s upcoming payday (16:45), Christian McCaffrey's performance at camp (22:00), the Cardinals signing Tramon Williams (25:00), Rob Ninkovich's retirement (26:30), and Jason Garrett's not-so-subliminal message for Ezekiel Elliott (30:00).

Aug 02, 2017
“The Leap Show” - The Pats' Secret Weapon, Watch Out For Winston, and The New Steel Curtain (Ep. 119)
00:51:57

The Ringer’s Robert Mays and Kevin Clark discuss the players that will make the biggest leaps this season, including two new star running backs from the NFC North (03:00), defensive linemen your quarterback should be afraid of (11:45), one free agent signing that will equal a playoff win for New England (17:00), and a former Patriot that will lead the Titans to the AFC South title (24:45). They also introduce some fresh faces to the MVP discussion (32:00) and the surprising reason you should actually pay attention to the Browns this year (44:00).

Jul 27, 2017
“Unpopular Opinions Show” - Watt Can Wait, Kirk Cousins Fate, and Dallas Going Backwards (Ep. 118)
00:52:17
The Ringer’s Robert Mays and Kevin Clark share some skepticism about young starting quarterbacks (04:30), explain why JJ Watt will never be the same (15:30), and tell you why this year’s leading receiver isn’t named Odell, Julio, or Antonio (21:00). Then, Danny Kelly joins the show to predict the downfall of Kirk Cousins (32:00). Finally, Mays and Clark take aim at America’s beloved Dallas Cowboys (38:45) and the entire NFC East.
Jul 21, 2017
‘GM Street’ — The Panthers Fire Their GM, Big Trouble in Big D, and Missing in Pittsburgh (Ep. 117)
00:36:45
The Ringer's Mike Lombardi and Tate Frazier huddle up to discuss Carolina firing Dave Gettleman (01:00), Thomas Davis and Greg Olsen's impact on the decision (03:30), the return of Marty Hurney (10:00), the Dallas Cowboys and Ezekiel Elliott (11:30), the keys to training camp (16:00), Steelers that are holding out (22:30), Matt Ryan's contract situation (26:00), a new rule for coaches (30:30), and the popularity of James Conner (34:00).
Jul 19, 2017
The Best (and Worst) Places to Be a QB (Ep. 116)
00:52:32
The Ringer's Robert Mays and Kevin Clark get together to discuss the importance of supporting casts to a quarterback's success (01:45) and which signal-callers got the most help this offseason (05:00). Then Danny Kelly joins the show to give his opinion on the three most overlooked offseason acquisitions (17:45). Lastly, Mays and Clark rank their five most desirable teams in terms of supporting casts, as well as their least desirable (48:00).
Jul 14, 2017
‘GM Street’ — Offseason Excitement (Ep. 115)
00:32:33
The Ringer's Mike Lombardi and Tate Frazier huddle up to discuss the upcoming season for Jason Garrett and the Dallas Cowboys (01:30), how the Cleveland Browns should handle DeShone Kizer (09:45), "The Franchise" Kirk Cousins (13:30), Alex Smith's future (21:15), what to expect from J.J. Watt (25:00), and the decline of the NFL supplemental draft (27:45).
Jul 12, 2017
How to Build an NFL Team (Ep. 114)
00:59:24
The Ringer’s Robert Mays and Kevin Clark sort NFL teams into five different types of franchises based on team-building strategies: the "drafters" (4:00), the "traders and signers" (8:45), the "tinkerers" (13:00), the "long-gamers," and the "no-planners" (18:15). Then, they rank the best and worst team-building plans in the league (27:30).
Jul 07, 2017
Assessing Players' Value in 2017 (Ep. 113)
00:42:19
The Ringer's Robert Mays and Kevin Clark return to evaluate the worth of the top quarterbacks in the NFL this upcoming season (03:45) and debate the five most valuable players at the position (06:00). Then, they delve into the most valuable non-quarterbacks (21:00) and rank the top five non-QBs, as well (28:45).
Jun 29, 2017
‘GM Street’ — Injury News and JERRY JONES IS MEETING THE POPE! (Ep. 112)
00:37:43
The Ringer's Mike Lombardi and Tate Frazier discuss what Terron Armstead's injury means for Drew Brees and the Saints (03:30), whether the Lions can overcome the absence of Taylor Decker (12:15), the Jaguars' loss of Jalen Ramsey (17:30), evaluating a young Randall Cunningham (22:00), Jerry Jones meeting the Pope (31:30), and whether Tom Brady will play in China (33:15).
Jun 20, 2017
‘GM Street’ — Elway's Broncos, a Giant Minicamp, and Shake-ups in Washington (Ep. 111)
00:41:10
The Ringer's Mike Lombardi and Tate Frazier discuss the Denver Broncos under John Elway (03:45), if Cordarrelle Patterson will be a good fit with the Oakland Raiders (13:30), Odell Beckham Jr.'s return to practice (23:00), the crowded "Wentz Wagon" in Philadelphia (26:00), if the N.Y. Jets are already tanking (30:00), and the Washington Redskins' front-office moves (34:00).
Jun 16, 2017
‘GM Street’ — Seahawks Setbacks, a New Raider, and Farewell to a Jet (Ep. 110)
00:38:53
The Ringer's Mike Lombardi and Tate Frazier discuss Pete Carroll's coaching principles (02:30), Russell Wilson's burden of responsibility (08:00), Tom Brady's concussion (16:30), Odell Beckham Jr.'s holding out (20:00), the salary cap issues for the L.A. Rams (21:45), Oakland Raider Marshawn Lynch (25:15), the Jets' release of David Harris (27:00), and Ron Rivera's comments regarding the NFL's rule against Christian McCaffrey (32:00).
Jun 06, 2017
'GM Street' — Revisiting the Best Rivalry in Football (Ep. 109)
00:42:03
The Ringer's Mike Lombardi and Tate Frazier examine the rivalry between the Steelers and the Ravens (01:30), Baltimore's young receiving corps (07:30), and their defense's identity without Terrell Suggs (10:00). Then they discuss Pittsburgh's plans going forward with an aging Ben Roethlisberger (13:00) and the Steelers' unsung hero (17:30) before reviewing recent news in the NFL (31:00).
May 31, 2017
'GM Street' — Second-Year Starting QBs and the Worst of the Worst With Mike Lombardi (Ep. 108)
00:36:22
The Ringer's Mike Lombardi and Tate Frazier huddle up to discuss the upcoming season for Christian Hackenberg and the New York Jets (04:00), Carson Wentz and the Eagles (09:30), and if Dak Prescott can improve on his incredible rookie season (13:30). Then they examine the worst of the worst in the NFL, including the San Francisco 49ers (21:00) and the Cleveland Browns (23:30). Lastly, they weigh in on Eddie Lacy's contract incentives (31:00), if Colin Kaepernick fits with the Seattle Seahawks (33:00) and Ben Roethlisberger's return to the Pittsburgh Steelers (34:00).
May 16, 2017
'GM Street' — The All-Trade Team With Mike Lombardi (Ep. 107)
00:37:47
The Ringer's Mike Lombardi and Tate Frazier get together to discuss the best offensive (02:00) and defensive (12:15) players available to be traded. Then they break down the quarterback situation for the New York Giants (24:00), the Miami Dolphins consulting Peyton Manning (33:00), and Michael Vick's comments about the New York Jets (34:30).
May 09, 2017
‘GM Street’ — Da Bears' QB Conundrum With Mike Lombardi (Ep. 106)
00:38:11
The Ringer's Mike Lombardi and Tate Frazier talk quarterback drama in Chicago (01:00), positive vibes for the Chargers (09:00), fifth-year options (16:00), the Broncos signing Jamaal Charles (22:00), Jay Cutler the broadcaster (24:00), and top prospects sitting out future bowl games (27:00).
May 04, 2017
Draft Reactions and Way-Too-Early Predictions With Mike Lombardi and Kevin Clark (Ep. 105)
00:51:07
The Ringer's Robert Mays and Mike Lombardi huddle up to discuss good value picks in the third and fourth rounds (03:00), the San Francisco 49ers' good fortune (05:00), and John Ross (12:00). Then Kevin Clark joins the show to discuss the most improved teams (21:00), and the gang wraps up with their "Way-Too-Early Predictions" (36:30).
May 01, 2017
NFL Draft Round 2 Reaction (Ep. 104)
00:23:30
The Ringer's Robert Mays and Mike Lombardi review the second round of the NFL draft, including Carolina's draft habits (2:09), the Colts' offseason moves to stabilize their defense (6:45), what Cam Robinson will bring to Jacksonville (8:21), and Arizona's impressive selections (14:11). Then they analyze the Bengals' pick of Joe Mixon (20:50).
Apr 29, 2017
NFL Draft Round 1 Reaction (Ep. 103)
00:25:39
The Ringer's Robert Mays, Mike Lombardi, and Kevin Clark huddle up to discuss their initial reactions to the Chicago Bears trading up for Mitchell Trubisky (01:00), the surprising Corey Davis pick (06:30), picks they loved (09:30), and great players left on the board (21:30).
Apr 28, 2017
'GM Street’ — Tales From the Draft War Room With Mike Lombardi (Ep. 102)
00:39:16
The Ringer's Mike Lombardi and Tate Frazier discuss Mitchell Trubisky's future (02:00), the NFL draft experience before cellphones (05:00), and trading down to buy time (08:00). Then Lombardi shares a few draft stories from his days working with Al Davis (12:00) and Bill Belichick (24:00).
Apr 26, 2017
Cleveland's Need for Everything, San Francisco's New Scheme, and Jacksonville's QB Issues (Ep. 101)
01:05:30
The Ringer's Robert Mays, Danny Kelly, and Kevin Clark give an in-depth look at the top-10 draft picks based on team needs (2:35), including Cleveland's desperate need for just about everything (3:00) and Jacksonville's QB issues (16:50). Then they make a few suggestions for picks 11-32 (46:02), including life after Carson Palmer (48:05).
Apr 24, 2017
'GM Street’ — Top 10 Offensive and Defensive Prospects With Mike Lombardi (Ep. 100)
00:40:09
The Ringer's Mike Lombardi and Tate Frazier break down the top 10 NFL draft prospects on each side of the ball (02:00), Dalvin Cook's sliding stock (34:00), the 'Monday Night Football' schedule (35:30), and T.J. Watt ranking higher than J.J. Watt (37:00).
Apr 20, 2017
'Quick Hits' With Andrew Luck (Ep. 99)
00:15:53
The Ringer's Kevin Clark and Indianapolis Colts quarterback Andrew Luck discuss his injured offseason (01:00), his NFL draft experience (06:00), athletes being politically active (11:30), and 'Game of Thrones' (14:00).
Apr 19, 2017
'GM Street'—Andrew Luck's Surgery, Rebuilding Bortles, TD Celebrations, and the Cowboys (Ep. 98)
00:30:29
The Ringer's Mike Lombardi and Tate Frazier discuss Andrew Luck's surgery (01:00), Blake Bortles and the Jacksonville Jaguars (8:30), NFL refs and touchdown celebrations (17:30), Kawann Short's contract with the Carolina Panthers (20:30), Dak Prescott filling Tony Romo's shoes (24:00), and Malcolm Butler's future (27:00).
Apr 18, 2017
Marshawn Lynch's Future and Defensive Back Prospects With Dane Brugler (Ep. 97)
00:40:45
The Ringer's Robert Mays and Danny Kelly discuss the Marshawn Lynch saga and what it means to Seahawks fans (02:00). Then Dane Brugler of CBS Sports joins the show to discuss top safety prospects Jamal Adams and Malik Hooker (15:00), where Jabrill Peppers fits in the NFL (25:00), and some of the highest-rated cornerbacks entering the draft (36:00).
Apr 17, 2017
'GM Street'—Pat Mahomes, the Top Pick, and the Myth of the Visit (Ep. 96)
00:30:01
The Ringer's Mike Lombardi and Tate Frazier discuss the Chiefs' interest in Pat Mahomes (02:00), the Browns' plan with the top pick (05:15), the myth of pre-draft visits (15:15), the lack of offensive line talent (18:30), and a potential Marshawn Lynch–Richard Sherman reunion (25:30).
Apr 13, 2017
‘Quick Hits’ With Malcolm Jenkins (Ep. 95)
00:29:25
The Ringer's Kevin Clark and Philadelphia Eagle Malcolm Jenkins discuss Jenkins's efforts for social justice (00:25), activism in the NFL (03:00), Donald Trump (12:00), the timing of Colin Kaepernick's protest (16:00), and Chip Kelly's future in football (29:00).
Apr 12, 2017
Richard Sherman, Desmond Trufant, and QB Prospects With Daniel Jeremiah (Ep. 94)
00:51:09
The Ringer's Robert Mays and Danny Kelly discuss Richard Sherman's availability (02:00), teams that could make the trade (07:00), and Desmond Trufant's contract extension (12:00). Then Daniel Jeremiah of the NFL Network calls in to analyze Deshaun Watson (16:30), DeShone Kizer (33:30), and the value of Davis Webb (43:45).
Apr 10, 2017
'GM Street' — Marshawn's Return and Draft Sleepers (Ep. 93)
00:32:35
The Ringer's Mike Lombardi and Tate Frazier discuss Marshawn Lynch's return to football (6:00), Richard Sherman's potential split with the Seahawks (11:00), NFL draft sleepers (18:00), and Peyton Manning's plans (26:00).
Apr 06, 2017
Romo's Retirement With Kevin Clark, Bryan Curtis, and Mike Lombardi (Ep. 92)
00:56:03
The Ringer's Robert Mays and Kevin Clark break down the retirement of Tony Romo (01:00), scenarios that could possibly bring him back to the field (03:00), and his legacy (20:00). Bryan Curtis then calls in to weigh in on Romo's future in the booth (29:30) and former Dallas Cowboys in the media (34:00). Then, 'GM Street' host Mike Lombardi joins the show to talk about the team most disappointed by the retirement news (40:00), where the Texans go from here (41:30), and the effects of Romo's decision on the Cowboys (47:40).
Apr 04, 2017
'Quick Hits' With LaDainian Tomlinson (Ep. 91)
00:16:00
The Ringer's Kevin Clark talks to NFL Hall of Famer LaDainian Tomlinson about his new position as special assistant to the owner of the Los Angeles Chargers (01:00), winning fans over in L.A. (03:00), leaving San Diego (05:00), the evolution of playing running back in the NFL (09:00), his post-retirement training regime (12:30), and Colin Kaepernick (13:30).
Mar 30, 2017
'GM Street'—Viva Las Vegas! (Ep. 90)
00:28:38
The Ringer's Mike Lombardi and Tate Frazier huddle up to discuss the value of free-agent quarterback Colin Kaepernick (01:00), the Raiders moving to Las Vegas (09:00), first-round running backs (10:30), Adrian Peterson's future (17:00), Geno Smith and the N.Y. Giants (19:00), and Roger Goodell's return to Foxborough (21:00).
Mar 30, 2017
Edge Rushing Prospects With Charles McDonald (Ep. 89)
00:40:40
The Ringer's Robert Mays is joined by 'Bleacher Report' NFL 1000 analyst Charles McDonald to discuss Myles Garrett as a franchise foundation piece (02:00), Jonathan Allen vs. Solomon Thomas (6:45), possible second-round standouts (21:30), and T.J. Watt (37:30).
Mar 28, 2017
'GM Street' With Mike Lombardi (Ep. 88)
00:26:28
The Ringer’s Mike Lombardi and Tate Frazier huddle up to discuss Mitch/Mitchell Trubisky’s draft stock (5:00), the true value of Jabrill Peppers (14:00), Cam Newton’s injury (18:00), Ezekiel Elliot’s partying (22:00), and the NFL rule changes (25:00).
Mar 23, 2017
Ep. 87: NFL Draft Preview: Wide Receivers, Tight Ends, and Jake Butt
00:41:20
The Ringer's Robert Mays is joined by Danny Kelly to preview a few of their favorite wide receivers and tight ends in this year's draft (02:00). They analyze Clemson wideout Mike Williams (04:30), Western Michigan's Corey Davis (09:45), Washington Husky John Ross (13:30), and a few tight ends who could make an impact in the league (23:00). Then, former Michigan Wolverine Jake Butt calls in to discuss playing tight end as a youth (29:45), learning pro-style offenses under Jim Harbaugh (31:15), his favorite Harbaugh story (32:30), and his knee injury in the Orange Bowl (36:30).
Mar 20, 2017
Ep. 86: 'GM Street' With Mike Lombardi
00:27:00
The Ringer's Mike Lombardi and Tate Frazier team up to discuss the pursuit of Malcolm Butler by the New Orleans Saints (01:00), draft day for Deshaun Watson (08:00), available free agents (13:30), Adrian Peterson's future (15:30), and the quarterback situation for the New York Jets (24:00).
Mar 16, 2017
Ep. 85: NFL Draft Preview: Running Backs
00:49:23
The Ringer's Robert Mays kicks off his NFL draft coverage with Lance Zierlein of NFL.com to discuss some of the top running backs available (02:00), Dalvin Cook vs. Leonard Fournette (5:00), how Christian McCaffrey will fit in the NFL (17:45), the art of mock drafting (31:45), and under-the-radar players to watch for (38:45).
Mar 14, 2017
Ep. 84: Brock to the Browns, Alshon Jeffery Is an Eagle, and the Insane Offensive Tackle Market
00:41:28
The Ringer's Robert Mays and Kevin Clark break down the Brock Osweiler trade (00:30), Jimmy Garoppolo's future (12:00), Alshon Jeffery going to Philadelphia (14:45), the New Orleans Saints' free-agency activity (22:50), the Russell Okung signing (27:25), and the return of Julius Peppers to the Carolina Panthers (35:30).
Mar 10, 2017
Ep. 83: Free-Agency Reactions
00:47:49
The Ringer's Robert Mays, Kevin Clark, and Danny Kelly discuss DeSean Jackson and Tampa Bay (01:50), Brandon Marshall going to the NY Giants (04:00), the 49ers signing Kyle Juszczyk (8:10), Mike Glennon becoming a Chicago Bear (14:00), Calais Campbell's future (28:50), and Matt Kalil's massive contract (37:45).
Mar 09, 2017
Ep. 82: Free Agency Preview With Mike Lombardi
00:46:30
The Ringer's Robert Mays is joined by Mike Lombardi to discuss their final thoughts on the NFL Combine (00:30), Myles Garrett's performance (02:30), grading Jonathan Allen (05:25), and how the Cleveland Browns should handle the first pick of the draft (7:30). Then, they dive into free agency, breaking down available wide receivers (10:00), DeSean Jackson rumors (18:00), T.J. Lang and this class of free agent guards (20:00), Mike Glennon's value (27:00), and available defensive players (33:00).
Mar 06, 2017
Ep. 81: Day 3 of the NFL Combine
00:27:34
The Ringer's Robert Mays and Kevin Clark cozy up in an Indianapolis hotel room to discuss the star-studded tie-breaking coin flip (1:00), Davis Webb's confidence (4:30), Leonard Fournette's performance (07:00), Christian McCaffrey (09:00), drafting a running back in the first round (11:00), and the Tony Romo-Kirk Cousins trade rumor (19:30).
Mar 04, 2017
Ep. 80: Day 2 of the NFL Combine
00:24:14
The Ringer's Robert Mays and Danny Kelly team up in Indianapolis to discuss how the combine has changed since last year (01:00), John Lynch and the 49ers' interest in safeties (07:45), the quarterback situation for Hue Jackson and the Cleveland Browns (12:10), and the value of Brandin Cooks (18:00).
Mar 03, 2017
Ep. 79: Day 1 of the NFL Combine
00:21:30
The Ringer's Robert Mays and Mike Lombardi get together in Indianapolis to discuss the history of the NFL combine (01:00), the Rams using the franchise tag on Trumaine Johnson and what it says about their direction (04:00), and what Johnson and the rest of the franchise-tagged players are doing to the free-agent market (06:45).
Mar 02, 2017
Ep. 78: NFL News and Scouting Combine Preview
00:38:08
The Ringer's Robert Mays and Kevin Clark team up to discuss Mario Addison being re-signed by the Carolina Panthers (3:05), the New York Jets releasing Nick Mangold (7:30), the weird NFL offseason calendar (13:55), and the value of the NFL combine (23:00).
Feb 27, 2017
Ep. 77: The QB-AP Carousel With Bill Simmons and Mike Lombardi
00:30:57
HBO and The Ringer's Bill Simmons and Mike Lombardi discuss Adrian Peterson's future (6:00), under-the-radar teams for Romo (12:00), the next Dak Prescott (17:00), Jimmy Garoppolo trade destinations (21:00), and Patriots free agents (26:00).
Feb 23, 2017
Ep. 76: QB Day: Availability and Value
00:46:28
The Ringer's Robert Mays and Danny Kelly team up to evaluate this offseason's available quarterbacks, including Tony Romo (1:30), discuss whether Tyrod Taylor will be changing teams (8:00), rate Jimmy Garoppollo's value (20:30), and name a few veterans who may find new jobs (39:00).
Feb 22, 2017
Ep. 75: The Consistency Rankings
00:44:33
The Ringer's Robert Mays and Danny Kelly break down the stability of several NFL teams, including the New England Patriots (02:00), the Dallas Cowboys (07:00), the Miami Dolphins (21:00), the Denver Broncos (31:40), and the San Francisco 49ers (40:25).
Feb 16, 2017
Ep. 74: Super Bowl Nitty-Gritty With Mike Lombardi and Danny Kelly
00:59:35
The Ringer's Robert Mays calls on Mike Lombardi to break down all the nitty-gritty details of the Super Bowl (1:20) and how the offseason will treat New England and Atlanta (13:25). Then Danny Kelly joins the show to discuss his favorite plays (28:45) and Steve Sarkisian replacing Kyle Shanahan (39:45).
Feb 08, 2017
Ep. 73: Stunned in a Houston Hotel Room
00:34:34
The Ringer's Robert Mays and Kevin Clark discuss what went wrong for the Falcons in Super Bowl LI (02:30), who is to blame (06:40), Bill Belichick's fourth-and-3 call (08:25), the postgame locker rooms (09:35), talent against depth (13:30), and the future of the Falcons (17:55). At the end, they dive into the "is Tom Brady the greatest?" debate (21:25).
Feb 06, 2017
Ep. 72: Live From Houston With Rembert Browne and Will Brinson
00:40:12
The Ringer's Robert Mays is joined by New York magazine's Rembert Browne to discuss the ups and downs of having your favorite team in the Super Bowl (1:20), going home to Atlanta to watch the game (5:20), the moment the Falcons earned their confidence (8:05), and how emotional Rembert will be if they win (19:00). Then, Will Brinson of CBS Sports joins the show to analyze the most interesting aspect of the game (23:25), LeGarrette Blount and Deion Lewis (30:05), and Kyle Shanahan's brilliance (36:00).
Feb 03, 2017
Ep. 71: Super Bowl Stats of Note, Possible Heroes, and Keys to Victory With Mike Lombardi
00:51:31
The Ringer's Robert Mays and Danny Kelly preview the Super Bowl and discuss the use of running backs in the passing game (3:15), the importance of play-action in the Falcons offense (12:20), Dan Quinn's history against the Pats (18:20), and a surprising possible MVP (26:30). Then, Mike Lombardi joins the show to discuss Belichick's likely initial game plan (28:45), stopping Julio Jones (34:00), and how the teams' roster usage and formational flexibility will be a key to victory (47:20).
Feb 01, 2017
Ep. 70: Super Bowl Defenses, John Lynch's New Occupation, and Kyle Shanahan's Offensive Genius
00:37:24
The Ringer's Robert Mays and Kevin Clark discuss the falling prices of Super Bowl tickets (01:15), when the Falcons defense turned the corner (04:35), the Kyle Shanahan effect (22:30), the 49ers hiring John Lynch (26:55), and how this Patriots season will be remembered (32:55).
Jan 30, 2017
Ep. 69: Greg Cosell, Jonathon Jones and Aaron Schatz
00:48:11
The Ringer's Robert Mays is joined by Greg Cosell of NFL Films to discuss defensive adjustments for the New England Patriots (01:45). Then Jonathon Jones of Sports Illustrated talks about the Falcons' place in Atlanta (21:49). Finally, Aaron Schatz of Football Outsiders weighs in on some interesting statistics for both Super Bowl teams (34:37).
Jan 27, 2017
Ep. 68: The Conference Championship Shellackings
00:34:47
The Ringer's Robert Mays and Kevin Clark break down the NFC championship beatdown (1:20), the Falcons' impressive defensive game plan (4:23), the Packers' bad breaks (5:25), and Matt Ryan's beautiful offense (12:24). Then, they dissect the AFC championship game (19:06), Chris Hogan running wild (21:27), the pathetic Steelers offense (23:50), and where they rank this Patriots team among all-time New England squads (25:39).
Jan 23, 2017
Ep. 67: The Conference Championships
00:46:45
The Ringer's Robert Mays and Danny Kelly thoroughly break down this Sunday's conference championship games, featuring the Atlanta Falcons hosting the Green Bay Packers (02:05) and the Pittsburgh Steelers traveling to take on the New England Patriots (23:04).
Jan 20, 2017
Ep. 66: "The Throw," Atlanta's Offense, the Pats' Tactics, and another Andy Reid moment
00:49:16
The Ringer's Robert Mays and Kevin Clark discuss the epic Packers-Cowboys showdown (01:34), "The Throw" (10:34), the Falcons' win (15:57), and the future of the Seahawks (20:18). Then, they cover New England's victory over the Texans (27:30), the Chiefs' loss to the Steelers (37:45), and Andy Reid's legacy (40:53).
Jan 16, 2017
Ep. 65: Divisional-Round Preview With Terez Paylor
00:52:30
The Ringer's Robert Mays and Danny Kelly discuss the Seahawks visiting the Falcons (01:26), the Patriots hosting the Texans (16:21), and Aaron Rodgers and Green Bay going to Dallas (25:38). Then Terez Paylor of The Kansas City Star joins the show to break down the Chiefs' matchup against the Steelers (37:29).
Jan 13, 2017
Ep. 64: Wild-Card Wrap-up Featuring Shea Serrano
00:40:22
The Ringer's Robert Mays and Kevin Clark discuss how the Packers pulled away from the Giants (1:10), Pittsburgh's victory over Miami (12:29), and the Lions' loss to the Seahawks (20:22). Then, Shea Serrano joins the show to analyze the Texans' big win over the Raiders (26:15).
Jan 09, 2017
Ep. 63: Wild-Card Weekend Preview
00:39:36
The Ringer's Robert Mays and Danny Kelly preview the Raiders visiting the Texans (1:16), Detroit going to Seattle (11:01), Miami at Pittsburgh (21:35), and the Giants against the Packers (31:12).
Jan 06, 2017
Ep. 62: Talking Football Live With Robert Mays, Kevin Clark, and Danny Kelly
01:24:26
The Ringer’s Robert Mays, Kevin Clark, and Danny Kelly break down the potential road to the Super Bowl for each AFC (1:40) and NFC team (41:48) in the NFL postseason this year.
Jan 04, 2017
Ep. 61: Injured QBs And The Playoff Picture
00:50:04
The Ringer's Robert Mays and Danny Kelly discuss Derek Carr’s broken leg and its impact on Oakland (1:32), Marcus Mariota’s injury (10:06), Cleveland's win (19:41), the Chiefs’ sleeper offense (21:54), and their "Starting Five Ringer NFL Show All-Stars" (31:53).
Dec 29, 2016
Ep. 60: Pro Bowl Snubs, MVP Odds, and Playoff Scenarios With Robert Mays and Danny Kelly
00:44:03
The Ringer's Robert Mays and Danny Kelly discuss Pro Bowl roster snubs (6:00), who the real MVP is (18:00), the best-case-scenario playoff matchups (28:00), and the most impactful Christmas Day games (40:00).
Dec 22, 2016
Ep. 59: A Beautiful Mess of a Playoff Picture
00:46:47
The Ringer's Robert Mays and Kevin Clark discuss the Giants defense (1:25), the massive playoff implications from Sunday's games (9:55), their "spotlight guys" (29:49), and which NFL players would be best at dodgeball (39:30).
Dec 19, 2016