Coming off a 4-1 week Colin gives his Blazing 5 picks from week 15 to RJ Bell of Pregame.com and Fox Sports Radio who tells him which ones the wise guys in Vegas agree with. Plus, Colin releases a special bonus pick that was not included in his Blazing 5.
After the Chargers beat the Chiefs Colin points out that the win was an example of substance over style between Phillip Rivers and Patrick Mahomes. He defends Andy Reid even after the loss and says that if you think Andy Reid can't coach then you know nothing about football. Plus, former pro bowl LB Derrick Johnson talks with Colin about facing Phillip Rivers and why he isn't surprised at how good his former teammate Patrick Mahomes is.
Colin brings Kansas City Chiefs QB Patrick Mahomes down to Earth, explains why Los Angeles Chargers QB Philip Rivers is special, why the Los Angeles Lakers loss last night was good for the team, why Patriots-Steelers isn't a real rivalry, and his blazing 5 picks for the weekend. Guests include Eric Dickerson, Chris Broussard, Stephen Jackson, Derrick Johnson, and Jason McIntyre.
Subscribe here to the 3 and Out with John Middlekauff Podcast https://itunes.apple.com/us/podcast/3-and-out-with-john-middlekauff/id1352730623?mt=2. Middlekauff looks at Philip Rivers huge TNF performance, handicaps the MVP race, explains why Vikings HC Mike Zimmer living in the past, why Kyler Murray should go to the NFL combine, why Saquon Barkley is already the best running back in the league, and answers listener questions from the Middlekauff Mailbag.
Colin thinks the media has once again fallen for flashy Patrick Mahomes and despite his talents Colin still prefers boring guys like Andrew Luck. He thinks Kawhi Leonard is odd and is not the leader people think he is. Plus, Greg Cosell of NFL Films talks to Colin about what is wrong with the Steelers offense and why so many young QBs are succeeding in the NFL. Presented by Perky Jerky.
Colin discusses why he feels Toronto Raptors F Kawhi Leonard is overrated, how the media is soft on Kansas City Chiefs QB Patrick Mahomes, the play of some of the younger QBs in the league, Warren Moon's comments on New England Patriots QB Tom Brady, and why the rumors of the Los Angeles Lakers unhappy with HC Luke Walton are ridiculous. Guests include Doug Gottlieb, Greg Cosell, Greg Jennings, and Seth Joyner.
Subscribe here to the All Ball with Doug Gottlieb Podcast https://itunes.apple.com/us/podcast/all-ball-with-doug-gottlieb/id1358843497?mt=2. This week, Gottlieb talks with Nevada Head Coach Eric Musselman on handling expectations for his team, following in his father's footsteps, coaching in the D-league, his NBA experience, and learning from Chuck Daly and Flip Saunders. Follow Doug on Twitter and submit podcast questions at @GottliebShow and go to theherdnow.com to find the latest All Ball content.
Colin thinks Kevin Durant took another shot at LeBron because he thought his success with the Warriors would get him more attention and it hasn't. He wants to start crediting the Steelers as producers of the show because they constantly create stories and distractions to talk about. Plus, FS1's Nick Wright explains to Colin why Dak Prescott falls below the "Matt Ryan Line" and therefore you cannot give him a big contract. Presented by Perky Jerky.
Colin discusses why he feels Golden State Warriors F Kevin Durant is jealous of Los Angeles Lakers F LeBron James, the Pittsburgh Steelers still talking about the past, what the Dallas Cowboys should do with QB Dak Prescott, why the Philadelphia Eagles are being smart with QB Carson Wentz, and why New England Patriots HC Bill Belichick and QB Tom Brady are starting to get along again. Guests include Nick Wright, Albert Breer, Rob Parker, and Stephen Jackson.
Colin talks about Kirk Cousins being a garbage time QB who never makes the big play while Russell Wilson can struggle all game but step up when he needs to. He also explains why Kirk Cousins is the reason the Cowboys have to pay Dak Prescott. He updates his Herd Hierarchy including a new team at #1. Plus, Super Bowl Champion Trent Dilfer talks about why Aaron Rodgers shouldn't be given too much power in Green Bay. Presented by Perky Jerky.