New Orleans Saints
Clark Judge joined Nolan and Matt to discuss the Divisional Round of the NFL Playoffs. The guys first take a look at the Saturday matchups with Clark, including why Seattle has such an advantage at home recently and why the rematch with the Seahawks was such a tough draw for the Saints, even after getting the road win last week in Philly.
Kenny Ducey and Nick Logerfo quickly recap Wild-Card Weekend and then dive into this weekend's playoff matchups. Kevin Clark NFL columnist for the Wall Street Journal joins the guys to analyze the key matchups for every game. Kevin tells the guys why it'll be tough sledding for Andrew Luck in New England and why the Panthers should edge the 49ers.
Jason Cole columnist for the National Football Post breaks down each of the four Wild-card Weekend games with Mack Rosenberg and Bobby Gubin. He tells the guys why the Eagles have the advantage despite hosting a Superbowl quarterback Drew Brees. Jason also dicusses the effect of the artic chill on the the 49ers, Saints and Chargers, playing up north.
Kenny Ducey and Mack Rosenberg start the show off disscussing the crazy Week 15 results inculding:Baltimore's win over the Lions powered by Justin Tucker, and the development of Ryan Tannehill in Miami's upset over New England. They also debate if Tony Romo was to blame in the Cowboys collapse against the Packers. NFL writer Clark Judge joins the guys later in the General NFL segment to give his take on the developing AFC and NFC playoff pictures.
Kenny Ducey and Nolan Silbernagel disscuss Geno Smith's incosistency and the rollercoaster ride that has been this Jets season. The guys and beat reporter Kris Venezia tell you what to expect from Gang Green going up aginst the 6-1 Saints. While the Giants are on their bye week, beat reporter Eric Mollo delivers his most interesting Giant report of the year.
USA Today's Jim Corbett joins the guys to disscuss the landscape of the league and hand out some midseason awards. Jim also talks about the injury to Cincinnati's Geno Atkins, the return of 49ers' Aldon Smith, and Dez Bryant's sideline pump-up speech/tantrum. They also put the Kansas City's 8-0 start under the microscope.
Mike and Kenny preview Jets matchup with the 2-10 Jaguars and debate the merits of starting Mark Sanchez. Mike Garafolo the NFL reporter for USA Today joins the guys to talk Giants, the play of RG3 last week, and the running quarterback poition in general. They also look ahead to the matchup against the New Orleans Saints.
Mack and Mike break down the Giants loss to the Eagles. Giants beat reporter Eric Mollo gives listeners the latest injury updates and sound from Big Blue. Jets beat reporter Joe Vitiello has the latest on the circus that is Gang Green. Then Jets writer for the New York Post Mark Canizzaro joins the guys and gives his insight on what the team needs to do to turn it around.