Episode 226 - B1G Picture: Rutgers

Rich and Max preview Rutgers with James Kratch before discussing how the Badgers might manage the injuries to Rand and Loudermilk, what "shutting down your recruitment" really means and work through some listener mail.

SHOW NOTES

  • 1:30 Back for the 3rd week in a row
  • 2:45 Welcome James Kratch from nj.com
  • 3:15 A look back at 2017
  • 4:45 SO many offensive coordinators
  • 11:30 Turnover on the DL
  • 14:45 Will the defense still be a strength?
  • 18:00 Does Ash have to make a bowl in 18?
  • 22:00 Rich lives Rutgers like Max loves Iowa... and NIU... and Illinois... and
  • 23:15 The suddenly thin Badger DL
  • 33:45 Does Mertz shutting it down mean anything?
  • 39:30 Journal Sentinel Jesse on being sentimental
  • 41:30 Scoreboard Brin on Milwaukee football recruiting
  • 47:30 Hawking Merch
       

Episode 225 - B1G Picture: Northwestern

Rich discusses Northwestern with Adam Hoge before he's joined by Max to break down the impact of the injuries to Garret Rand and Isaiah Loudermilk for 2018.

SHOW NOTES

  • 2:30 Lysol wipes on a keyboard is a no-no
  • 4:00 Welcome back Adam Hoge
  • 5:30 2017’s quietest 10 win season
  • 7:30 Clayton Thorson’s return
  • 9:30 Who else is of note for the 2018 offense?
  • 12:15 Northwestern’s lack of explosiveness
  • 14:15 Will the defense be as good as last year?
  • 18:15 Expectations for 2018
  • 27:45 2018 UW football as 2014-15 UW basketball
  • 28:45 The impact of the DL injuries
  • 40:00 Goofer QB
  • 42:30 P.O.D. Breaks down Sota
  • 44:00 Steve in Portland on the media’s perception of the Badgers
  • 47:45 Pat in MKE on the lack of football talent in MKE
  • 55:30 Shirts, hoodies AND hats!
           

    Episode 179 - So Long Spring (Practice, That Is)

    Max & Rich open the show with reactions to the 2017 NFL Draft and then review what they've learned about the Badgers through spring.

    SHOW NOTES

    3:00 Rewatching the Spring Game while mocking the watchability of the Draft
    8:00 Max wants to talk draft (sneaks in NIU talk)
    16:45 Madison meetup... Northwestern?
    22:00 Sam Brodner looked like a RB... or a bigger Dare
    27:00 Arrington Farrah, Linebacker
    29:30 Isaiah Loudermilk is large
    36:30 No kick returners...
    37:45 Rich is a cat person! Who knew?
    39:30 Is the OL in a bad place?
    46:00 🎵 Teach the man 10 plays and let him kill some people 🎶
    49:30 Quintez Cephus IS that 2nd WR you demanded
    53:15 Max is happy with the TE's
    55:30 Everybody's favorite band! Nickelback
    58:45 The back up QB situation
    1:06:15 What is Chris James?
    1:09:00 Feedback on the polo
    1:12:30 Send your voicemails and emails... please?!?
    1:13:45 You can find Chryst in the club

           

    Episode 178 - Spring Game Reflections with John Veldhuis

    John Veldhuis of Badger Blitz joins the podcast to give his thoughts on Wisconsin's 2017 spring practice. 

    SHOW NOTES

    • 3:15 A shoutout to the sponsors
    • 8:45 Welcome back John Veldhuis of Badger Blitz
    • 9:30 What season of Tolzien is 2017 Hornibrook?
    • 15:30 Who is backup QB?
    • 22:15 Is James just a 3rd down back?
    • 26:00 Will Biadasz force the OL to be shifted?
    • 34:00 Cephus and the rest of the WR core
    • 39:45 How much more will Fumigali be involved?
    • 43:00 The DL rotation
    • 47:30 How are all the LB's gonna play?
    • 55:45 What's going on with Rich's favorite band... Nickelback
    • 58:45 Grant from Monona on someone taking a step forward
    • 1:02:45 Differences in DC coaching styles
    • 1:06:45 Who's returning kicks?
    • 1:08:15 Chryst hates the spring game and Rich has a solve
    • 1:13:00 Max is excited about this team
    • 1:17:30 Paul from Madison