Today’s episode begins with thoughts on Thursday’s emotional sendoff to Felix Hernandez as a Mariner and his 15-year career in Seattle. Then, the guys weigh in on the convincing victory for the Hawks on Sunday as they get set for a Thursday night showdown with the Rams. Today’s guests include Seahawks insider Brady Henderson, college football analyst Rick Neuheisel, Mariners writer Corey Brock, and Vahe Gregorian of the Kansas City Star. Later Mitch and Hotshot chat about UW’s win over the Trojans and the road defeat for Wazzu against the Utes. Other topics on the laundry list include Vontaze Burfict’s cheap shot, Bagel Guy bailing on his fight with Screech, and Pete Alonso’s record-setting rookie season. Finally, Mitch reveals who Episode 59 is named after which comes at a perfect time!
- Brady Henderson | ESPN Seahawks insider
- Rick Neuheisel | CBS Sports college football analyst
- Corey Brock | Mariners writer for The Athletic
- Vahe Gregorian | Kansas City Star sports columnist
TABLE OF CONTENTS
8:13 | Andy Reid’s postgame speech after the Chiefs narrow victory over the Lions reveals he isn’t exactly a connoisseur of fine arts.
15:28 | The guys list some notable 59s in sports history, however the episode is ultimately named after a topical figure that donned the number early in his career.
18:38 | Does Felix Hernandez belong in the Mariners Mount Rushmore based on performance and loyalty to the franchise?
33:09 | Mitch and Hotshot discuss Sunday’s win for the Hawks as Seattle heads into a short week with the Rams up next.
53:16 | Brady Henderson breaks down the dominant victory in the desert by the Seahawks against the Cardinals.
1:16:24 | Rick Neuheisel is back for another recap of college football action over the weekend as the Dawgs cruised past USC, the Cougs fell to the Utes, and Clemson survived a scare.
1:36:22 | Corey Brock recounts the emotional finale by Felix Hernandez on Thursday and summarizes the tremendous career of The King.
1:55:14 | Kansas City Star sports writer Vahe Gregorian weighs in on the allegations against Kansas men’s basketball coach Bill Self for lack of institutional control stemming from recruiting violations.
2:08:10 | Everyone hates Thursday Night Football, but alas, our beloved Seahawks will be gearing up for another battle in a few days against the Rams.
2:09:26 | Scott’s Huskies prevailed over USC on Saturday while the Cougs defense sputtered again.
2:11:42 | Hotshot simply cannot get over the loss against the Saints which is a sign he’s becoming a greedy Hawks fan.
2:12:51| Vontaze Burfict was ejected from Sunday’s game after a senseless helmet-to-helmet hit, the same outcome for other recent incidental collisions further complicating player safety rules.
2:14:53 | Will you watch the Superbowl halftime entertainment which has been announced as the duo of J-Lo and Shakira?
2:16:10 | It took just four weeks for both Mitch and Hotshot to be eliminated from the Unfiltered Survivor Pool!
2:17:25 | The MLB regular season has come to an end and a notable record was broken by a young Mets slugger.
2:18:43 | The Bagel Guy was set to fight Dustin Diamond, but the bout didn’t go according to plan.