The reigning Stanley Cup champion Los Angeles Kings find themselves in another outdoor game in their home state, this time in Levi’s Stadium, the brand new home of the San Francisco 49ers’ NFL franchise, against an all too familiar opponent, the San Jose Sharks.
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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.
Ryan Ruocco (@RyanRuocco), host of YES's This Week in Football, National NFL Broadcaster on ESPN Radio, and WFUV Alumn joined One on One Saturday to preview some of Week 17's big matchups. He told us who he thinks will fill the final Wild Card spot in the AFC, plus who the most dangerous NFC team is. Additionally, we chatted about whether or not Rex Ryan should be fired, and what the Giants must do in the offseason.
Mack Rosenberg and Nolan Silbernagel break down the Jets tough loss in Foxboro and let Jets fans know what they should expect from Geno Smith this year. After the Giants sloppy loss to the Cowboys, the guys tell fans of Big Blue why they shouldn't hit the panic buton yet.
Mike and Kenny provide you with all your pre-Super Bowl needs and analysis. They give you their opinion and get the analysis from Ryan Ruocco (YES Network, ESPN New York, WFUV alum). We also hear from Gerry Sandusky play-by-play man for the Baltimore Ravens and Mark Purdy columnist for the San Jose Mercury News.
One on One's NFL Friday: Super Bowl Weekend (Guests: Ryan Ruocco YES/ ESPN, Gerry Sandusky WBAL, Mark Purdy San Jose Mercury News)