Daly Dose 07-08-20 The biggest “what ifs” in sports history Part 1

This week on the Daly Dose, we talk about a wild 4th of July in the United States, and look back at an odd moment in sports history.

College football is discussing spring football, but we look at the obstacles with that idea, and the Pac 12 could be in for a major shakeup.

The Kansas City Chiefs give superstar quarterback Patrick Mahomes the biggest contract in NFL history, but there could be some drawbacks. Plus, the Washington Redskins could actually be changing their name, and we have a few nominations. 

Then, we are joined by a longtime friend of the show to look back at some of the biggest moments in sports history, and wonder “what if they had gone differently?”

From MLB, to college hoops, the NBA, and the NFL, we are looking back at a number of ways things might have been different in the world of sports!

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 YouTube video 06-03-20 Finding the positives during this pandemic

This week on the Daly Dose YouTube video, 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!

Daly Dose 05-13-20 YouTube video: When should sports return?

This week on the Daly Dose YouTube video, 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 all of these events teach us about our situation today!

Daly Dose 04-22-20 Our 2020 NFL Mockery Draft

This week on the Daly Dose, the New England Patriots get more bad news, and the new Michael Jordan documentary The Last Dance debuted on ESPN this week. We review what stood out to us so far. The NBA’s G-League is making some news, and we discuss whether or not that is good for players, or good for college basketball.

Then, we preview the 2020 NFL Draft, with our annual Daly Dose Mockery Draft! We predict the top 15 picks of what is going to be a very memorable draft class, and let you know where the top players will be going!

Finally, in a draft year that could be the year of the wide receiver, we take a look at five receivers that had highly productive careers, despite not being top picks in the draft!

Daly Dose 04-08-20 The greatest games ever

This week on the Daly Dose, we discuss how so many Americans are coping with their quarantines right now. Plus, LSU football coach Ed Orgeron has a sad announcement, but we are hoping a better one is coming soon!

Then, we are joined by a longtime friend of the show to take a look at some of the greatest games in the history of the NFL, MLB, NBA, NHL, boxing and college basketball and football!

Which games do we rate as the best? We have a number of suggestions, that might be worth your time to watch right now, in this period without sports!

Daly Dose 04-01-20 Our 2020 March Sadness Brackets

This week on the Daly Dose, we are cancelling April Fool’s Day, and updating our quarantine status. Major League Baseball is willing to do almost anything to have a regular season, UFC fighter Jon Jones is in trouble again, and Tom Brady is going to give trademarking another try. The NFL says that the 2020 NFL Draft is going to take place, and we discuss why that is a good thing. 

Then, with March Madness being cancelled, we release our 2020 March Sadness brackets! We look at some of the saddest things in sports and pair them off for a tournament full of upsets! Which is more sad? The Houston Astros cheating scandal, or going to dinner with Rick Pitino? What about Lebron James’ hairline vs. Kevin Durant’s growing bald spot? Our March Sadness brackets will get to the saddest of the sad in sports!

Then, we look back at some of the saddest moments in March Madness, by counting down the Top 5 memorable sad moments from NCAA National Championship games!

Daly Dose 03-25-20 NFL free agency goes wild

This week on the Daly Dose, we are back from a very interesting break, and we discuss our time off last week. We also reflect on doing a sports show when sports aren’t actually taking place, and we share how we are spending our time in quarantine. It isn’t quite what we expected. 

The New York Mets get some bad news, the Summer Olympics get delayed, and ESPN seems to be covering up a pretty big NFL story. 

Then, we take a look at a few of the things that we have learned over the past few weeks in sports. The NFL has a new collective bargaining agreement. Did the players approve something that they will regret later? The Dallas Cowboys may have made a mistake, running backs are having a hard time in the NFL, and the Houston Texans, Jacksonville Jaguars, and Las Vegas Raiders are making some very interesting moves in free agency. 

Finally, with Tom Brady taking his talents to Tampa, we countdown the Top 5 Hall of Fame NFL quarterbacks that changed teams late in their careers!

Daly Dose 02-26-20 Talking sports with Coach Mac

This week on the Daly Dose, we are joined by a long time friend of the show…high school basketball coach Russ McKinstry stops by to give us his unique perspective on a number of the top sports stories!

We discuss the Major League Baseball cheating scandal, and why the Houston Astros; World Series trophy isn’t going to be taken away. 

The NCAA Tournament is coming quickly, and we break down some of the top teams in the country, even though they may not be the blue blood programs that we are used to selecting. The North Carolina Tar Heels are really struggling this year, has the game finally passed by coach Roy Williams?

We look at the NBA, as it heads into the final stretch of the regular season. Why are viewer ratings down, and what can the league do to get them to improve? Who are the top teams to watch as the playoffs arrive, and what should worry the Los Angeles Lakers?

Finally, we touch on the new CBA proposal that NFL owners are trying to get approved, and consider what could derail a Kansas City Chiefs dynasty!

Daly Dose 02-19-20 Contenders and pretenders in CBB and the NBA

This week on the Daly Dose, we wish a happy birthday to NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell, and discuss why he is one of the most hated figures in sports.

The New Orleans Saints got some good news, the Daytona 500 finishes exactly how NASCAR was hoping, and the NBA All Star Weekend provided some memorable moments. 

Then, we take a look at some of the true contenders and pretenders in college basketball and the NBA, as those seasons begin to heat up. Who are the teams to watch down the stretch?

Finally, we examine the Major League Baseball scandal, and we have noticed that the Houston Astros are getting more and more frustrated by it. Today, we countdown the Top 5 Houston Astros pet peeves as we get ready for the upcoming season!