Also, Zuerlein’s leg becomes legendary, Mahomes and Reid get it turned around but Reid fails to defend the coin toss, Gronk emerges, a fine day for Wade Phillips, and—hopefully—the day the forces the NFL to finally modernize overtime rules and officiating in general.
Also, why the Bears front office should be looking in the mirror (and not putting Cody Parkey masks on when they look in that mirror), undersized quarterback facts, and Julian Edelman is The Drizzle (you have to know Aqua Teen Hunger Force to get that one). Plus, musical guest: Living Colour!
The Eagles took a different approach than the one they used the first time around, but Drew Brees had it figured out by halftime. A look at how the Saints turned it on after a slow start against the Eagles.
Also, the desperate scramble to win the press conference, what the eight conference semifinal coaches were when they were hired, and the latest coaching fashion trend. Plus, an encore performance from The Mountain Goats!
Plus, Nick Foles proves he is made of magic, Trubisky delivers in the season’s biggest moments, the Texans continue with their bafflingly poor play in the secondary, a star rises in Indy’s defensive backfield, Ezekiel Elliott runs wild, Frank Reich’s tremendous facial hair and more from the Wild-Card games.
Also, the Jaguars’s tribute to Major League, the Fournette situation shows why Roquan Smith was right to hold out (while the Bears’ stubbornness might have cost them a playoff bye), the success of retread coaches, the weirdness of Antonio Brown All-Pro votes, and the invincible Ryan Fitzpatrick. Plus, musical guest: Guided By Voices!
The Browns are on the rise after a 5-2 finish to the season and a near upset in Baltimore. On the Monday Morning NFL Podcast, Andy and Gary discussed why they should remove the interim tag from Williams, and why it's even more important to keep Kitchens and Baker Mayfield together.
Plus, another epic officiating gaffe, Baker Mayfield knocks on the door of legend status, the Jaguars defy all logic (again!) by retaining their coach and front office, Deshaun Watson takes a bunch of big hits for no good reason, Kittle tops Kelce for a record, Steelers get to spend the offseason regretting everything, the 49ers defense makes unfortunate history, a fond farewell to a Bills legend, and much more from a wild Week 17.