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Pro Football Talk Live with Mike Florio

On NBC Sports Radio & NBCSN

Friday, March 24, 2017

 

6:00 – We look at some of the most interesting proposed rules changes and debate which ones should pass. 

6:18 –  We look at team proposal for rules changes in 2017.

6:35 – Mike shares his idea for a new NFL overtime. It’s actually pretty good.

6:48 – Stats and Florio yell at each other about some of the proposed rule changes involving uniforms.

7:00 – We look at some of the most interesting proposed rules changes and debate which ones should pass.

7:18 – Mike takes you behind the curtain and explains why we saw a tweet yesterday about the Saints and Johnny Manziel. Don’t believe the rumor.   

7:35 – Senior Vice President of Officiating Dean Blandino tells us which of the rules proposals he thinks are likely to pass and which ones will fail, and tries to explain why the league won’t support challenging anything.

7:48 – We react to Dean Blandino’s comments, and Mike shares his idea for NFL overtime.

8:00 –  NFL Coast to Coast – Stats gets Mike’s reaction to the headlines of the day.

8:18 – Notre Dame Defensive Lineman Isaac Rochell tells us which teams have shown interest in him, and how he’s preparing for the Draft.  

8:35 – We listen to the best cuts from Dean Blandino’s earlier interview.

8:48 – Stats tries to set up a fun segment at the end of the show involving celebrations and it becomes a complete disaster.

Under Center w Mark Malone Podcast 03-23-17

Thu, 03/23/2017 - 7:22pm

Join Mark Malone Under Center on a Thursday with March Madness back in action! Our Mark Malone takes a hard look at the NFL’s latest competition rules, and why Johnny Manziel meeting with Sean Payton says more about Payton than it does Johnny Football. Rounding out the conversation talking NBA with Kurt Helin from NBC Sports. Listen to the Under Center Podcast below:

Under Center w Mark Malone Podcast 03-22-17

Wed, 03/22/2017 - 7:18pm

Join Mark Malone on a HUMP DAY Wednesday as we approach the eve of the Sweet 16. Fun to talk about the NBA, leading off our conversation this afternoon, and why a fight with no punches connecting and resting has taken the front of the attention. Rounding out the hour, Mark talks about the upcoming NFL meetings. Todays Podcast guests include the South Carolina Gamecocks broadcaster Derek Scott and Scott Gleeson of USA Today talking College Hoops. Listen to the Under Center Podcast below:

Lionel Hollins

Wed, 03/22/2017 - 7:17pm

It was a treat having former NBA Coach and World Champion Lionel Hollins on the program with Mark Malone. Hollins is still keeping his eyes on the game and fields questions on Harden vs Westbrook for the MVP, and whether or not resting healthy players is for the greater good of winning an NBA Championship. Selfishly, our Arizona State alum asks Coach Hollins to recall his days in Tempe, AZ. Listen to the full interview below:

Can Pac-12 Win First NCAA Hoops Title Since 1997

Wed, 03/22/2017 - 9:46am

The Pac-12 has three of the best teams in the country this season, but will it be enough to give the conference its first national title in 20 years? Pac-12 Network play-by-play voice Roxy Bernstein joined Newy to give us his thoughts on whether Oregon, UCLA or Arizona have what it takes to cut down the nets in Phoenix.

 

Steve Palazzolo Wraps Up Highs and Lows of NFL Combine

Wed, 03/22/2017 - 9:44am

There’s no better place to get your NFL Combine news than over at Pro Football Focus, where Steve Palazzolo is one of the main men behind the scenes breaking down the numbers. Steve joined Newy for two segments to break down the weak QB, CB and OL fields.

 

Grant Hill Will Be Calling the Final Four Again This Season

Wed, 03/22/2017 - 9:27am

Always love having former Dukie and NBA All-Star Grant Hill on the show, especially when he ventures outside the NBA and is calling college games. Grant will be CBS’s main analyst for the Final Four in Phoenix, but we’d rather talk about Tobacco Road.

 

Under Center w Mark Malone Podcast 03-21-17

Tue, 03/21/2017 - 7:15pm

Join Mark Malone Under Center on a Tuesday where we take a hard look at the Cavs/Warriors rest that sent waves all the way back to the Commissioner’s Office. Adam Silver flashes the curly finger to his owners in an effort to protect TV and Sponsor money, forget what the fans want. Also getting to latest in NFL and previewing the Sweet 16. Today’s podcast guests include Shaun Powell of NBA.com. Listen to the Under Center Podcast below:

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Tue, 03/21/2017 - 8:22am

Pro Football Talk Live with Mike Florio

On NBC Sports Radio & NBCSN

Tuesday, March 21, 2017

6:00 – The annual proposed rule changes are out, and Florio takes issue with shortening the overtime period to ten minutes. That’s going to lead to a lot more ties.

6:18 – Florio continues his criticisms of some of the rule changes.  

6:35 – Donald Trump called out Colin Kaepernick last night. We look at whether Kap is being blackballed by the teams in the NFL.

6:48 – Tom Brady’s jersey has been recovered, but does the NFL now have a whole new problem on its hands?  

7:00 – Sports and politics collided multiple times yesterday. Whether it was John Elway, Donald Trump, or the Director of the FBI, sports where everywhere on Monday.        

7:18 – The annual proposed rule changes are out, and Florio takes issue with shortening the overtime period to ten minutes. That’s going to lead to a lot more ties.

7:35 – The Jets signed Josh McCown to be their starter. Okay, then.    

7:48 –  Tom Brady’s jersey has been recovered, but does the NFL now have a whole new problem on its hands?  

8:00 – The MMQB.com’s Peter King weighs in on Donald Trump’s Kaepernick comments, John Elway’s letter to the Senate Judiciary Committee, and the “idiot thief” that stole Tom Brady’s jersey.   

8:18 – The annual proposed rule changes are out, and Florio takes issue with shortening the overtime period to ten minutes. That’s going to lead to a lot more ties.

8:35 –  Michigan Head Coach Jim Harbaugh says NFL teams have contacted him about Colin Kaepernick, and he shares with us what he told them.

8:48 – We look at our poll results. The majority of people think Kaepernick doesn’t have a team now because of football more than politics, but it’s almost a 50-50 split.

Under Center w Mark Malone Podcast 03-20-17

Mon, 03/20/2017 - 7:16pm

Join Mark Malone Under Center on a Monday, and we’re mourning the loss of Mark’s Duke pick for the National Championship. Mark repicks his National Champion and we divert off of March Madness, and have our QB talk NFL topics, with an interesting update coming out of Houston, and Super Bowl 50. Today’s podcast guests include Brian Brinkley from NBC Oklahoma and Mike Giardi with CSN New England. Listen to the Under Center Podcast below:

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Mon, 03/20/2017 - 8:23am

Pro Football Talk Live with Mike Florio

On NBC Sports Radio & NBCSN

Monday, March 20, 2017

6:00 – Marshawn Lynch dropped a hint about his future on twitter over the weekend. Mike explains how exactly Beast Mode could end up in Oakland, and why Seattle would let him go.  

6:18 – Ezekiel Elliott was called out by former Cowboy Marcus Spears, and Mike thinks Spears wasn’t entirely wrong.

6:35 – Why hasn’t anyone looked at Colin Kaepernick? If teams are ignoring him simply because they didn’t like his protest they’re irresponsible.   

6:48 – Tom Brady’s stolen jersey is still stolen. Meanwhile, Terry Bradshaw’s playoff jersey went for 66 thousand dollars.

7:00 – Why hasn’t anyone looked at Colin Kaepernick? If teams are ignoring him simply because they didn’t like his protest they’re irresponsible.      

7:18 – Marshawn Lynch dropped a big hint about his NFL future over the weekend. We wonder who has more left in the tank:  AP or Beast Mode.   

7:35 – Pittsburgh Post-Gazette Steelers Insider Ed Bouchette explains why people in Pittsburgh aren’t really worried about Ben Roethlisberger’s playing future.   

7:48 –  Tom Brady’s jersey still hasn’t been found.

8:00 – NFL Coast to Coast – Stats gets Mike’s reaction to the headlines of the day.

8:18 –  Vegas really likes the Patriots’ moves, and has improved their odds to win the Super Bowl. We look at other big changes since February 6th.

8:35 – CSN New England Patriots Insider Tom Curran reports that Tom Brady’s last two Super Bowl jerseys had been stolen, and have now been located.

8:48 – We update the news about Tom Brady’s last two Super Bowl jerseys being found.

Under Center w Mark Malone Podcast 03-17-17

Fri, 03/17/2017 - 7:08pm

Join Mark Malone Under Center on a Friday, with continuing wall-to-wall action around March Madness. Mark does MUCH better on Day 2 than he did last year. Chatting NFL with a rumor of Marshawn Lynch coming out of retirement doesn’t excite Mark all that much, and he’ll tell you why it’s just not a big deal. Today’s Podcast guests include Kerry James, Bleacher Report’s Bracketology Expert and our man Gerald Brown of The Bottom Line Sports Show on Sirius/XM. Listen to the Under Center Podcast below:

Jacksonville State is the First Time To Qualify For The Big Dance

Fri, 03/17/2017 - 9:57am

You may not know who Jacksonville State is, or that their campus is located in Alabama and not Florida. But the Gamecocks are NCAA Tourney bound for the first time ever. Head coach Ray Harper joined the show to talk about his team being picked dead last in the Ohio Valley before the season and beating traditional power Belmont to punch their ticket.

 

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Fri, 03/17/2017 - 7:42am

Pro Football Talk Live with Mike Florio

On NBC Sports Radio & NBCSN

Friday, March 17, 2017

 

6:00 –  Now that Minnesota says they’re not resigning Adrian Peterson, Mike speculates on where Peterson might end up next year.

6:18 – Insider the Don’t’a Hightower deal, and why the Jets were worried after his physical.

6:35 – The Dallas Cowboys have lost 4 members of their secondary and 7 total members of their defense. Enjoy that pressure next year, Dak!  

6:48 – Kony Ealy hasn’t been with the Patriots long, but he’s already become a New England robot with the media.  

7:00 – The Dallas Cowboys have lost 4 members of their secondary and 7 total members of their defense. Enjoy that pressure next year, Dak!

7:18 – Chris Spielman ripped Zeke Elliott for pulling down a woman’s top at a parade. You choose the behavior, you choose the consequences.

7:35 – The Charlotte Observer’s Joe Person was at the Clemson Pro Day, and he tells us what the scouts there were saying about Deshaun Watson, and more.

7:48 – Now that Minnesota says they’re not resigning Adrian Peterson, Mike speculates on where Peterson might end up next year.

8:00 – NFL Coast to Coast – Stats gets Mike’s reaction to the headlines of the day.

8:18 – Mike explains how the Kirk Cousins contract was the first step down the road to termination of Scot McCloughan.

8:35 – Fort Worth Star Telegram Cowboys Insider Clarence Hill points out the double standard in how we react to off-field behavior by Rob Gronkowski and Ezekiel Elliott.  

8:48 – Mike reacts to the news that Marshawn Lynch may be coming out of retirement.

Under Center w Mark Malone Podcast 03-16-17

Thu, 03/16/2017 - 7:16pm

Join Mark Malone Under Center on a Thursday, the first day of March Madness MADNESS, 16 games and wall to-wall action. Mark hopped on the air right after Northwestern’s huge victory, their first in the school’s history on a mental error by Vanderbilt. Today’s podcast guests include Rob Dauster and Kurt Helin, talking hoops. Listen to the Under Center Podcast below:

Chris Landry

Thu, 03/16/2017 - 7:16pm

The Minnesota Vikings have officially cut ties with Adrian Peterson and ending any possibility of him returning to the Vikings with the signing of Latavius Murray. What’s up next for the Oakland Raiders now that they’re in need of a RB? Chris Landry will tell us where he sees AP playing next season and more news from around the NFL. Listen to the full interview below:

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Thu, 03/16/2017 - 9:17am

Pro Football Talk Live with Mike Florio

On NBC Sports Radio & NBCSN

Thursday, March 16, 2017

 

6:00 –  Florio has a theory on how the Patriots are approaching this season, and how it could solve their Jimmy Garoppolo problem.

6:18 – Revis wants to play for the Steelers, but do they want him to to play for them?

6:35 – Mike explains the confusion around the Eagles and whether they offered Malcolm Jenkins in a trade proposal with the Saints.  

6:48 – Did Washington cut a player because he was too honest about the franchise’s problems?

7:00 – Florio has a theory on how the Patriots are approaching this season, and how it could solve their Jimmy Garoppolo problem.

7:18 – David Carr says Brock Osweiler got a raw deal in Houston. We’re not buying it.  

7:35 – NFL Coast to Coast – Stats gets Mike’s reaction to the headlines of the day.

7:48 – Did Washington cut a player because he was too honest about the franchise’s problems?

8:00 – Minnesota Vikings Offensive Lineman Alex Boone says he was pissed off by the rumors of discontent in the team’s locker room.

8:18 – Florio has a theory on how the Patriots are approaching this season, and how it could solve their Jimmy Garoppolo problem.  

8:35 – San Francisco 49ers Quarterback Brian Hoyer explains why he chose to sign with the 49ers after their 2 win season.

8:48 – Revis wants to play for the Steelers, but do they want him to to play for them?

Under Center w Mark Malone Podcast 03-15-17

Wed, 03/15/2017 - 7:13pm

Join Mark Malone Under Center on the Wednesday before March Madness Thursday kicks off. One of the more intriguing matchups on paper has been the vaunted 12 over 5, and Mark has picked most of them… Can Mark really ride with Middle Tennessee State to win a couple of games after they blew out his National Champion from last year? He’s going all in! Today’s podcast guests include Brandon Gaudin who’s in Milwaukee for the second round calling games for Westwood One and Oliver Maroney to touch on the NBA. Listen to the Under Center Podcast below:

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Wed, 03/15/2017 - 8:08am

Pro Football Talk Live with Mike Florio

On NBC Sports Radio & NBCSN

Wednesday, March 15, 2017

6:00 – Kirk Cousins demanded a trade…unless he didn’t. Mike sorts out fact from fiction when it comes to Washington’s QB.

6:18 – Mike explains how Malcom Butler’s future for the 2017 season is very much cloudy right now.

6:35 –  Pete Carroll says he wants Eddie Lacy big. Something tells us that won’t be a problem.

6:48 – Mike was surprised how much money Cordarrelle Patterson got on the open market.

7:00 – Kirk Cousins demanded a trade…unless he didn’t. Mike sorts out fact from fiction when it comes to Washington’s QB.

7:18 –  Pete Carroll says he wants Eddie Lacy big. Something tells us that won’t be a problem.

7:35 – Stats thinks there’s a lot more dysfunction in Minnesota than people realize. Florio tries to set him straight.

7:48 – Why is Zeke Elliott pulling down women’s tops in public? Can he get punished by the league? Should he? 

8:00 – NFL Coast to Coast – Stats gets Mike’s reaction to the headlines of the day.

8:18 –  We look at some of the recent free agent signings and decide if the players made good moves or bad moves.

8:35 – Miami Dolphins Wide Receiver Kenny Stills tells us why he stayed in Miami, and whether he’s worried about Stephon Gilmore on the Pats, or Ryan Tannehill’s partially torn ACL.

8:48 – Kirk Cousins demanded a trade…unless he didn’t. Mike sorts out fact from fiction when it comes to Washington’s QB. We give our final poll results: Trade a 1st and a 2nd for Cousins, but that’s it.

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