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!

Daly Dose 02-12-20 Goodbye to the 2019 NFL season

This week on the Daly Dose, Valentine’s Day is coming, and we were able to run down a few Valentines that are being handed out by some of the top sports figures in the world. 

We discuss the changes that could be coming for Major League Baseball, the return of Bobby Knight to Indiana, and winners and losers from the NBA trade deadline last week.

Then, with the NFL season now complete, we look back at some of the more memorable moments, and hand out some awards to the top performers! Who wins our Coach of the Year, Rookie of the Year, Most Valuable Player and Least Valuable Player?

The 92nd Academy Awards took place on Sunday, but sports movies were nowhere to be found. We give our nominations for sports movies/series that are worth your time to watch.’

Finally, with the XFL beginning last weekend, we countdown the Top 5 XFL slogans to kickstart that league with fans!

Daly Dose 02-05-20 Hail to the Chiefs

This week on the Daly Dose, the NBA trade deadline is coming, the Boston Red Sox make an odd move, the Michigan State Spartans need a new head football coach, and ratings for Super Bowl LIV were up significantly! We are pretty sure we know why. 

Then, we are joined by two longtime friends of the show to break down Super Bowl LIV! The Kansas City Chiefs are NFL champions again! How were they able to come back and beat the San Francisco 49ers in the fourth quarter? Did quarterback Patrick Mahomes really deserve the Most Valuable Player award?

We also begin to look forward to the NFL offseason. Where could some of the top free agents end up, and which teams could be playing in Super Bowl LV? We give our way too early predictions!

Daly Dose 01-08-2020 The NFL Playoffs are underway

This week on the Daly Dose, we wish Elvis Presley a happy birthday, discuss some of the NFL coaching hires, and give our College Football National Championship preview! Who will win on Monday night when the Clemson Tigers square off against the LSU Tigers?

Then, we are joined by a long time friend of the show to discuss the NFL Playoffs! Mike from Castle Rock stops by to talk about the NFL Wild Card Weekend! 

The Houston Texans, survived last weekend, but can they give the Kansas City Chiefs a test? Could the Tennessee Titans be dangerous when they face the Baltimore Ravens? Is the New England Patriots dynasty finally truly over? Kirk Cousins finally got a big win for the Minnesota Vikings, but can he do it again this week against the San Francisco 49ers? The Seattle Seahawks had to grind out a tough win last weekend. Should the Green Bay Packers be wary?

We answer these questions, and many more this week on the Dose!

Daly Dose 01-01-2020 The most unlikely sports moments of the decade

This week on the Daly Dose, we remember some of the best moments in sports from 2019. It was a wild year! Will 2020 be more of the same?

Then, we recap a wild final week in the NFL! The NFL Playoffs are set, and we make our picks for the four Wild Card games coming up this weekend!

We also recap the College Football Playoff games that took place last weekend! The LSU Tigers made a strong statement against the Oklahoma Sooners, and were the Ohio State Buckeyes the victim of shady officiating in their loss to the Clemson Tigers?

Finally, we remember some of the great sports figures that we lost in 2019, and we count down the Top 5 most unlikely sports moments from the past decade!

Daly Dose 11-20-19 Talking sports with Coach Mac

This week on the Daly Dose, we talk with longtime high school basketball coach Russ McKinstry about some of the biggest stories in sports today!

Starting in college football, did Alabama coach Nick Saban make a mistake by having QB Tua Tagovailoa in the game, when he was injured? What mistake did Baylor make in the loss against Oklahoma? Which teams are the true contenders as the regular season winds down?

Moving over to the NFL, we discuss the Colin Kaepernick workout, the Myles Garrett suspension, and which team could unseat the New England Patriots. We also discuss the problems without our hometown Denver Broncos, and what we are hoping for going forward. 

We talk about the college basketball scandals, and what the lack of actual punishment is telling us. We also discuss one major change this season that could affect which teams make a run at a title.

Finally, we get Coach Mac’s thoughts on the NBA this season, and look at some of the new contenders and how much the league has changed! 

Daly Dose 10-30-19 Our 2019 Halloween special

This week on the Daly Dose, Thursday is Halloween, and we discuss some of the scariest players in sports history! 

The World Series is heading for a Game 7 tonight after the Washington Nationals beat the Houston Astros last night in Game 6. This series has been so some unpredictable, including one failed attempt to make baseball interesting.

Plus, the NCAA relents, and says athletes can now make money off of their likeness! We have one very important  question for this situation!

Then, we take a look at the top teams in the NBA, college football, and the NBA, and discuss what each of them should be afraid of as their seasons continue!

Finally, we countdown the Top 5 2019 Daly Dose Halloween costume ideas for sports fans!

Daly Dose 10-09-19 Our NFL ¼ season report

This week on the Daly Dose, we discuss the positive effects of bullying, the Major League Baseball Playoffs are heating up, college football saw some twists and turns last week, and we are watching the NBA scramble to stay out of politics for a change. 

Then, we take a closer look at the 2019 NFL season. What have we learned so far? Which teams have been pleasant surprises? Which teams have been the biggest disappointments? We make our early predictions for Most Valuable Player, Rookie of the Year, and Coach of the Year, and we take a look at the top teams in the NFL right now.

Finally, we discuss the rule changes in the NFL, and how they affect the passing game, and we count down the Top 5 fastest NFL quarterbacks to throw 200 touchdowns! Are any of today’s young passers on track to make this list someday?

Daly Dose 09-18-19 Early CFB and NFL overreactions

This week on the Daly Dose, the New York Giants are benching Eli Manning, Drew Brees is hurt, Jalen Ramsey wants out of Jacksonville, and a young man gets some very bad news from the University of Tennessee. Plus, we reveal the source of our own personal insomnia!

Then, we take a look at some very early sports media overreactions to both college and pro football. Is the SEC overrated? Has the Pac 12 already missed out on the College Football Playoff? Are NFL coaches being gutsy by going for two point conversions in late game situations? Are the New England Patriots finally going to be the first team to go 19-0? We answer these questions and many more!

Finally, last week we saw Las Vegas sports books set the Patriots as nearly a 20 point favorite over the Miami Dolphins, but was that the biggest NFL point spread ever? Our Daly Dose Top 5 counts down five times Vegas gave even less respect to the underdogs!

Daly Dose 09-11-19 Our 2019 NFL Preview Part 2

This week on the Daly Dose, we briefly recap the first full weekend of football, as both college football and the NFL seasons are now underway! 

Then, we conclude our 2019 National Football League preview, as we look at each team and discuss who will come out on top of each division! A long time friend of the show stops by, and we jump into the AFC South. With all of the recent changes in that division, who will come out on top? The NFC South is consistently one of the most difficult divisions to predict. Can the New Orleans Saints remain on top?

We make our way to the AFC West, and discuss how our hometown Denver Broncos will do, and try to predict who will win one of the toughest divisions in the league. The NFC West looks to be top heavy with the Los Angeles Rams leading the way, but could another team sneak up and surprise them?

Finally, we finish our preview, by making our way too early predictions for Super Bowl 54!