Daly Dose 07-01-20 Our Daly Dose Sports Mount Rushmores

This week on the Daly Dose, we wish a happy National Postal Workers Day to our favorite people in the world right now. We also remember on his birthday, that as great as Olympian Carl Lewis was, he had some flaws too. 

The New England Patriots sign QB Cam Newton. What can we expect to see from that move? The NFL made an announcement that isn’t the bad news people think it is, and they also announced they will be making some changes to stadiums this fall, which could present some unique challenges. 

The NBA released their restart schedule, and the Los Angeles Lakers lost one player, but signed another. What repercussions could come from their roster moves?

Then, with Independence Day coming, we are building some American monuments of our own by assembling Mount Rushmores of some of the greatest sports figures in history. We make memorials for boxing, MLB, college hoops, the NBA, college football, and the NFL! Who are the best of the best?

Daly Dose 06-24-20 A Dose episode you can cheer for

This week on the Daly Dose, we have a very important holiday reminder that you might not want to hear, and why the movie Gremlins was so scary. 

Then in sports news, the Dallas Cowboys finally sign Dak Prescott, the NCAA targets one state specifically, and Dr Anthony Fauci offers a few of his opinions on the upcoming football season!

We are then joined by Lauren Borgmier, a high school cheerleading coach to discuss her coaching career, and some of the challenges she faces in her sport! Coach B also explains some of the unique challenges she faces, discloses what spectators should be looking for in competitions, and even shares some of the superstitions that her athletes insist on doing before competitions.

We definitely have an episode that you can cheer for this week on the Dose!

Daly Dose 06-17-20 The greatest teams that never were

This week on the Daly Dose, we discuss the importance of Father’s Day, and the way that fathers change our lives.

The 2020 Major League Baseball Draft took place last week, and we give it all the time it deserves, NASCAR makes some major policy changes concerning the Confederate flag, and we wonder how it will change races. The NBA has hit a few snags on their restart, and the Denver Broncos are fully embracing sports gambling!. Plus, the University of Southern California has now forgiven former Trojan superstar Reggie Bush, and we are hoping that his Heisman will soon be returned to its rightful owner soon too.

Then, we discuss the return of the NBA in July, and wonder which teams can step up in crunch time. We also look back in sports history that failed to step up at key times, and fell short despite all of their talent.

Finally, we discuss whether or not the league champions in the NBA, NHL or even MLB could have an asterisk* next to their names in the record books this year, and we count down five teams that DO have an asterisk next to their name already!

Daly Dose 06-10-20 Our Daly Dose storytime podcast

This week on the Daly Dose, we discuss the NBA restarting their season, and what possible problems they could face when they jump back into play.

Meanwhile Major League Baseball is still dragging their feet on a restart, and it could prove to be very costly, and could we be seeing the first domino fall in the long running college basketball scandal?

Then, with all of the crazy things taking place in the world right now, we decided to share a few of our favorite crazy sports stories. We have a bizarre injury from MLB history, a horrible incident that took place at the Olympic games, and one of the worst drafts in history for one NFL team. 

Plus, we share a story with a tragic ending in boxing, a college football game that is now a full blown legend, a possible beheading in auto racing, and some very underrated toughness in the NBA! 

It is story time this week on the Daly Dose, so get comfortable, and check out some crazy sports stories!


Daly Dose 06-03-20 Finding the positives during this pandemic

This week on the Daly Dose, we discuss why June 3rd is a very significant day in sports history.

The NFL is putting their new onside kick rules on hold, but we explain why their rule changes have already been an offseason success. 

NCAA Power 5 conferences are pushing to get their players paid, but we aren’t sure this won’t lead to a host of future problems, and Notre Dame football makes a change that could be good news. Meanwhile, the NBA and MLB are trying to come up with a plan to restart  their seasons, but they need to get on the same page very soon. 

Then, we discuss some of the positives that so many of us are experiencing through this pandemic situation, and why we have a number of reasons to feel good about sports moving forward. 

Finally, we are predicting the Top 5 sports documentaries that are going to be coming from this strange era! 

Daly Dose 05-27-20 Recapping The Last Dance with Coach Mac Part 2

This week on the Daly Dose, we discuss why In N Out would be a great place to visit on National Hamburger Day tomorrow. 

We received some very good news from the NCAA last week, and the Tiger vs Phil golf match was way better than expected. We also received news that the next major sports documentary could be underway, and we explain why we aren’t that excited about it. 

Then, we are joined again by longtime basketball coach Russ McKinstry to recap Th

This week on the Daly Dose, we discuss why In N Out would be a great place to visit on National Hamburger Day tomorrow. 

We received some very good news from the NCAA last week about a possible return to real live sports, and the Tiger vs Phil golf match over the weekend was way better than expected. We also received news that the next major sports documentary could be underway, and we explain why we aren’t that excited about it. 

Then, we are joined again by longtime basketball coach Russ McKinstry to recap The Last Dance and talk about Michael Jordan’s incredible career. We look at some of the things we learned from the series, and who actually stole the show! 

Finally, our Daly Dose Top 5 has five numbers that prove to be pretty good evidence for ranking Michael Jordan as the greatest basketball player of all time!

e Last Dance and talk about Michael Jordan’s incredible career. We look at some of the things we learned from the series, and who actually stole the show! 

Finally, our Daly Dose Top 5 has five numbers that prove to be pretty good evidence for ranking Michael Jordan as the greatest basketball player of all time!

Daly Dose 05-20-20 Recapping The Last Dance with Coach Mac Part 1

This week on the Daly Dose, we wish a happy National Waitstaff Day to all of those in the food industry, and remind everyone to be thankful to those working out in the public right now.

Then, we take a look at some sports news. The NBA is reopening slowly and the city of Los Angeles reminds us that everyone isn’t actually equal. We have a few stars in  Major League Baseball that are making the league look terrible to the average fan, South Korea has started to reopen their sporting events, but it has had some odd issues. The University of Kentucky has another sports scandal, and the NFL could have a major problem on their hands during this downtime.

Finally, with the Michael Jordan documentary The Last Dance wrapping up on Sunday, we sit down with longtime basketball coach Russ McKinstry to get his thought on the highly entertaining series, and on Michael Jordan’s incredible career! What was the base of Michael’s greatness, and why was Phil Jackson the perfect head coach for him? We discuss these questions and many more!

Daly Dose 05-13-20 When should sports return?

This week on the Daly Dose, we wish a very happy birthday to former NBA superstar Dennis Rodman, and we have a question for you about his celebration!

The latest episodes of Michael Jordan’s The Last Dance came out on Sunday, and we review what we learned this week. We also discuss why the NBA may not be starting any time soon.

Meanwhile, over in the NFL, Jay Cutler is headed for a divorce, Philip Rivers has a new job, and Earl Thomas is living dangerously.

Then, we take a look at the newly released 2020 NFL schedule, and discuss some of the most interesting games that will be worth watching. 

Finally, our Daly Dose Top 5 takes a look back at five other times that sports had to be put on hold, and we begin to wonder when they can return to us now! We also discuss what each of these events teach us about our situation today!

This photo is of an undetermined Georgia Tech home game during the 1918 season. The photo was taken by Georgia Tech student Thomas Carter, who would receive a degree in Mechanical Engineering in the 1920s. The photo was provided by Georgia Tech alumnus Andy McNeil. Additional thanks to @GeorgiaTechFB and @CabreraAngel.

Daly Dose 05-06-20 Redrafting some historical NFL drafts

This week on the Daly Dose, a listener points out a spooky Dose prophecy from last fall, and the NFL is planning on releasing their 2020 schedule as usual. The Dallas Cowboys sign a backup quarterback, and it could bring some trouble, and a number of NFL teams are declining 5th year options. Do they have a plan going forward? We also reflect on the loss of NFL coach Don Shula, and the incredible legacy he left behind. 

A new installment of ESPN’s The Last Dance featuring Michael Jordan came out on Sunday night, and we share some memories from that era, and some thoughts about the newest episodes. The NBA has some difficult decisions to make regarding the 2020 NBA season, and we wonder which direction they will go.

Plus, with all of the financial losses in sports lately, we have some very good news for a specific sports business.

Then, we take a look back at some historic NFL drafts from the past, and wonder what would happen if we could have a do-over. There are a number of shake ups, and history will be rewritten, when we use our 20/20 hindsight to correct a few errors!

Finally, our Daly Dose Top 5 takes a look at some of our favorite sporting events that do not actually take place on the competitive playing surface!

Daly Dose 04-29-20 Winners and losers from the 2020 NFL Draft

This week on the Daly Dose, we have a number of sports birthdays today, and tomorrow is National Bugs Bunny Day, and we think back to his influence on sports.

A friend of the show is hitting it big, and we review the latest installment of The Last Dance, the Michael Jordan documentary.  Sidenote: A friend of ours appeared in Sports Illustrated in a Jordan related article recently. You should check it out here: How Michael Jordan and the Chicago Bulls inspired the world

Major League Baseball hands down a pathetic punishment, an all-time great is retiring, Tom Brady is fitting in down in Florida better than expected, and we tell you why Jameis Winston might be a perfect fit with the New Orleans Saints. 

Then, we hand out some winners and losers from the 2020 NFL Draft! What do the SEC, the San Francisco 49ers, and pool tables have in common?  

Finally, with Tua Tagovailoa being drafted No 5 by the Miami Dolphins, we countdown the Top 5 winningest left handed quarterbacks in the history of the NFL!