Daly Dose 12-11-19 Our five year anniversary

This week on the Daly Dose, we are celebrating the five year anniversary of the Daly Dose Sports Podcast! How have we managed to last this long? We have no idea.

Then we jump into some of the biggest stories this week in sports, the College Football Playoff is set, the Washington Nationals get some good news…but bad news may be coming, the New England Patriots are back to their old tricks, and we have a new heavyweight champion in boxing!

We take a look at a few coaches in the NFL and college football that could be feeling a very hot seat, and could be getting some bad news very soon. 

Then, we reflect back on the Top 5 things that we have learned over the past five years of doing the Daly Dose!

Daly Dose 12-04-19 Previewing the CFB conference championships

This week on the Daly Dose, we remember the fallacy of athletic protective cups, discuss a number of things that we have learned over the past week in sports, and quickly preview the upcoming college football conference title games!

What did we learn from the Ohio State vs Michigan game, and from the Iron Bowl? What did we learn from the Dallas Cowboys loss on Thanksgiving? We saw one NFL quarterback’s era possibly begin on Sunday, but did we see another one’s end? Should the New England Patriots be concerned about their recent struggles? In the NBA, we learned about a defensive stopper that we didn’t know existed, and one former player can’t be happy about it. 

We preview the upcoming college football conference championship games, and how they are going to impact the College Football Playoff that will be announced on Sunday!

Finally, we saw history in college football last weekend, as Jim Harbaugh became the first coach to lose his first five games in the Ohio State vs. Michigan series. Today, our Daly Dose Top 5 counts down five other firsts that Harbaugh has accomplished in his amazing career! 

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 11-13-19 Winners and losers from a wild week of football

This week on the Daly Dose, we discuss the booming business that sports uniforms have become and which NFL teams should make some immediate changes to their uniform strategy. 

Both Ohio State and Memphis have a top athlete in trouble with the NCAA, one NBA player made a very questionable decision, Arkansas fired their football coach, and Florida State is looking for a new head coach. Could they make a big name hire? Plus, we have a very strange story coming out of pro golf!

Then, we look back at a wild weekend in both college football, and the NFL. We saw upsets, wild finishes, and great performances, and we are breaking down the winners and losers from the best weekend of the football season so far!

Finally, with the news that troubled NFL wide receiver Antonio Brown will not be returning to playing this season, we did a little deeper into why and count down the Top 5 REAL reasons he is sitting out the 2019 season!

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 10-02-19 Our college football ¼ season report

This week on the Daly Dose, the MLB Playoffs are underway, you might want to enjoy it while you can! Jennifer Lopez and Shakira will provide the halftime show for Super Bowl LIV, and the NBA is getting strict about a long ignored problem. 

Then we take a closer look at the college football season so far. Which teams are surprising us? Which teams have already disappointed us? Who are the frontrunners for the Heisman Award, and who are the four teams that we would select for the College Football Playoff right now?

Finally, we discuss whether or not we could have a surprise college football team win it all this year in our Daly Dose Top 5! 

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 08-28-19 Our 2019 College Football Preview Part 2

This week on the Daly Dose, the New England Patriots get some scary news, one NFL team is interested in a female kicker, and we explain why people should cut Andrew Luck a break!

Then, we finish up our 019 College Football season preview! Last week, we covered the ACC, Big 12, Big Ten, and even some Independents and small conferences. This week, we take a closer look at the Pac 12. Can the West Coast get back into the national picture? Then, we discuss the Southeastern Conference. Will the Alabama Crimson Tide be the top team yet again? 

Plus, we make our picks for the Heisman Trophy, and even predict who the final four teams will be to make the College Football Playoff!

Daly Dose 08-21-19 Our 2019 College Football Preview Part 1

This week on the Daly Dose, we are previewing the 2019 College Football season that begins this week! We begin to look at all of the contenders for each of the Big 5 conferences, and make our picks for who will win them! Will Clemson dominate the ACC again? Can Oklahoma stay ahead of the competition in the Big 12? Can Ohio State continue to dominate the Big Ten even without head coach Urban Meyer?

Plus, we wish a happy birthday to the fastest man on the planet Usain Bolt, and the Los Angeles Lakers are looking for some new…old players. Plus, the NFL reinstates New England Patriots wide receiver Josh Gordon, and Oakland Raiders wide receiver Antonio Brown strenuously objects to the league’s helmet ruling!

Daly Dose 05-20-19 Kawhi carries the Raptors

Monday on the Daly Dose, we are recapping all that we learned from the weekend in sports!

The Toronto Raptors get a big lift from Kawhi Leonard, as they got a double overtime win on Sunday.

The Golden State Warriors are rolling again in the NBA Playoffs even without Kevin Durant, and the Portland Trail Blazers are hurting.

We learned things this weekend from the PGA Championship, the Stanley Cup Playoffs, college hoops, and we even learned some really disturbing information about THE Ohio State University!