Episode 211 - Bowl Season: Orange Bowl Preview

Rich and Max preview the Badgers' matchup with Miami in the Orange Bowl, discuss the early signing period, and close the show with talk of the Badgers' changes on the coaching staff. 

SHOW NOTES

  • 1:30 The boys are back and they are over the loss
  • 5:30 Breaking promises
  • 7:15 The matchup
  • 9:00 Talking efficiencies
  • 15:30 Shades of 2009
  • 17:00 Will the Badger be able to block?
  • 19:00 The Miami schedule
  • 23:30 The motivation edge
  • 26:15 Orange Bowl predictions
  • 28:00 The early signing period
  • 41:45 Early entrants to the NFL
  • 48:30 Transfers... in?
  • 51:30 Tibesar to Oregon St
  • 55:30 Leonhard isn't gonna be here forever
  • 57:15 Peavy graduates
  • 59:00 Order from Silly Yak!!!
       

Episode 210 - Week 14: B1G Championship

Rich and Max recap the Badgers 27-21 loss to Ohio State 

SHOW NOTES

  • 1:00 First time this season discussing a loss
  • 3:30 Mrs Buckaround is a jinx
  • 6:30 The Talkaround
  • 12:30 The game in a sentence
  • 24:30 OSU had to play hard to win
  • 28:15 The Badger offense
  • 35:45 The OL
  • 39:00 The OSU pass coverage
  • 40:15 Missing Neuville
  • 43:00 Did they miss Cephus?
  • 52:15 Matty Singer of Whitnall on punting inside the 40
  • 56:30 UR Player of the Game (also Rich sings Christmas carols... kinda)
  • 1:01:30 The turf! It came up!!!
  • 1:05:30 Brock in Heartbreak City on "how hard it is" being a Badger fan
  • 1:12:15 Hornibrook's 7 Yard run
       

Episode 205.1 - Talking Offensively about the Offensive Line

Max is joined by F.O.T.S. Jon from Madison to break down the play of the Badger offensive line thus far.  LOOK FOR OUR ILLINOIS BREAKDOWN LATER THIS WEEK.

SHOW NOTES

  • 2:15 Welcome back Jon from Madison
  • 3:00 David Edwards
  • 6:00 Tyler Biadasz
  • 9:15 What are the keys to getting off the line?
  • 12:30 What goes wrong when pass protection breaks down?
  • 16:30 Is a healthy Dietzen the best option at LG?
  • 19:30 Is the line not getting off double teams quick enough?
  • 23:30 How will the line hold up with the best D Lines on the schedule coming up?
  • 28:00 Awkward pauses, youth football and behind the scenes with soccer player Max (since REDACTED)
       

Episode 174 - Spring Practice Preview

Rich and Max get together to hash out their spring practice wishlist and talk Badger recruiting. 

SHOW NOTES

  • 1:15 A good time had by all at Fatpour
  • 7:30 Spring is springing
  • 9:30 Things we'd like to see out of spring practice
  • 11:00 Tyler from Stevens Point on a LT emerging from the pack
  • 13:30 Impact kick returner
  • 15:00 OL cohesion
  • 17:15 An edge rusher steps up
  • 19:00 A WR, not George Rushing, emerges as a number 2
  • 20:00 Will anyone join a Man Called Fums and get catches at TE?
  • 22:15 Who is the backup QB?
  • 25:45 Ben on Bradrick taking a step forward
  • 26:45 Jim Leonhard's defense
  • 29:00 Tyler in Stevens Point on a safety emerging
  • 30:00 Matthew in the US on someone making the leap
  • 32:30 Matthew from Whitnall on catchphrases (now w/ Rich sweating)
  • 39:00 Crootin
  • 43:30 Travis from STL on recruiting vs performance
  • 56:00 Paul from Madison returns!!!
       

Episode 160 - Week 9 Nebraska: B1G West or Bust (Again?)

Does the Badgers' 23-17 overtime victory against Nebraska put them in the driver's seat for the B1G title game? What about the always dangerous Ryan Field this Saturday?

SHOW NOTES

  • 1:30 Larry Culpepper
  • 4:30 Voicemails
  • 7:30 ROLL CHEESE!!!
  • 9:30 Return of the Dare
  • 12:00 Balky in SLC, Jason from Wiscy Wear and Luke in Australia on RB usage
  • 16:00 D'Cota Dixon is preeeetty darn good
  • 19:45 A QB conversation
  • 23:00 Mac in Osh Kosh via Kenowhere on hometown pride and passing on 1st down
  • 28:00 The schedule and possible letdowns
  • 30:00 John from Madison on the OL
  • 37:00 The kicking situation
  • 38:15 Matthew in WI on punters
  • 41:00 The Badgers not putting the Huskers away
  • 45:00 Armstrong is Nebraska's Stave
  • 48:00 UR Player of the Game
  • 51:15 Tindal is the new Hillary... And is invited to Rich's next birthday 
  • 53:45 Big Games in the B1G
  • 55:30 Looking to Northwestern
  • 59:30 Beyond Northwestern
  • 1:01:15 Bill in Indy and recruiting
       

Episode 159 - Week 8 Iowa: Divided Loyalties

Rich and Max break down the Badger's 17-9 victory over Iowa and look ahead to the matchup with Nebraska.

SHOW NOTES

  • 2:30 Voicemails
  • 5:00 The QB situation
  • 6:45 Steve from Portland, OR on QB usage
  • 12:00 "What's the deal with the OL?" - Jerry Seinfeld
  • 19:00 Clement seems to be healthy... And frustrated
  • 21:45 Balky from SLC on suggestions for Chryst
  • 25:00 WR's and playing time or lack thereof
  • 31:30 Carl from Graves Lake on arm tackling
  • 38:00 Sliding into Nebraska talk
  • 43:00 Max clarifies his relationship with Iowa
  • 46:30 Where does Iowa go from here?
  • 49:45 UR Players of the Game
  • 56:15 Big Games in the B1G
  • 1:03:00 A pod recommendation and a meet up that Rich doesn't want to call a meet up
       

Episode 141 - B1G Picture: Michigan State

Rich is joined by Chris Vannini of CoachingSearch.com and The Only Colors podcast to preview the Michigan State Spartans. Rich also discusses the updated fall roster and what can be inferred from weight gains/losses over the past year.

SHOW NOTES

  • 1:15 You see me Rollin'... Rollin' solo
  • 3:00 Chris Vannini of coaching search.com
  • 3:30 Reviewing the 2015 Spartans
  • 6:15 The QB battle
  • 8:15 How much does losing Cook hurt?
  • 10:00 How will RB's be handled?
  • 12:30 The line loses a pair of Jacks
  • 14:00 Is there depth at DL?
  • 17:00 Are there ANY concerns in back 7?
  • 23:00 How does 2016 play out?
  • 25:30 The Badger vs Sparty rivalry
  • 29:15 Roster tidbits
  • 32:30 The incredibly shrinking Kevin Estes
  • 37:30 The incoming Freshmen
  • 43:15 TJ Edwards and his foot
       

Episode 26 - Reunited

With Max back, he and Rich talk through Rich's Stave Injury worries, review Wisconsin's monster recruiting weekend, give their thoughts on Gary Andersen as a recruiter in general, and name their 5 most important Badgers for 2014.  

 

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