This week: Dave clowns on the uselessness of watching the NFL Combine on TV, plus an Oscars recap from Tom in NJ. With Junk Man out, Dave opens up Random Questions to the field, and breaks down his favorite new morning show "Mark in the Morning" on 100.3 The Sound in LA. The LA Kings continue their push to the playoffs with a long winning streak, and we'll open the phones for anyone with a question or anything going on in sports... and other stuff! No Junk Man this week as he starts a well deserved vacation.
This week we cover the first meeting between North Carolina and Duke basketball this year. Can Jahlil Okafor still dominate the paint against their cross town rival? We'll see what Marcus Paige and his UNC team mates have for a potential upset. PLUS Random Questions with Kevin on the Cape, proud Duke fan, to break down this matchup plus the latest from Boston's panic over new Red Sox 3B Pablo Sandoval's weight gain... or is it NON gain? We'll weigh in. Plus Dave recaps a most delicious trip to the newly remodeled Souplantation, and Dave's friend Ryan in Camarillo joins Dave in Hour 2 to give us a look at the very exclusive "Magic Castle" in Hollywood.
The Los Angeles Clippers face hard times as their best forward, Blake Griffin incurs a staph infection in his elbow and is out for 3+ weeks. Meanwhile, the Clips faced hard times as they were blown away by both the Cavaliers, Raptors, and Thunder, only to rebound greatly with DeAndre Jordan's career best 27 rebound performance in Dallas. Where do the Clips stand now after a horrendous road trip? PLUS Kevin on the Cape returns to chat with Dave about NBA All Star Weekend, and just as importantly, the forthcoming Sports Illustrated Swimsuit issue. Are the new changes to the annual issue a big splash or overhyped nonsense? This year SI will feature Robyn Lawley, a so-called "plus sized woman," UFC's Ronda Rousey, and others who don't fit the usual twig-like model mold. Is the term "plus-sized" model over the top and are magazine's physical attributes too outrageously small? AND Jon Stewart announces his departure from the "Daily Show", Brian Williams loses his gig at NBC Nightly News for six months, College Basketball icons Dean Smith and Jerry Tarkanian die this week, and much more here in the City.
A very disputed play call at the goal line costs the Seattle Seahawks a Super Bowl, and undrafted rookie Malcolm Butler rescues the Patrtiots with a big interception to save a championship for New England. This week, Dave recaps the particulars and joins Kevin on the Cape to chat about the Super Bowl, the wild and entertaining, goofy Halftime Show with Katy Perry, and where it all went wrong for the Seahawks in their quest for a Super Bowl. Also tonight, we'll chat a little about Chicken. How ubiquitous are certain chicken brands in the USA? How come California doesn't sell Perdue Chicken? In Hour 2, an NHL Midseason Update with Mike in North NJ. That and many other topics plus: why didn't the Seahawks run the ball? Much to discuss on this week's DITCOW
Part 3 of our 3 part Dave in the City Super Bowl Coverage: On this edition we cover all the zany and unusual Super Bowl Prop Bets with Tom in Northern Virginia and Kevin on the Cape. As usual we'll offer our usual predicitons plus the perennial Gatorade bath bet, mentions of deflate-gate, shots of Giesle in the stands, and other wacky game and non-game bets from Super Bowl XLIX. Lastly, we will get predictions for the game itself including Dave's prediction for the game coming off an incorrect pick last year. Can Dave start a new streak of correct Super Bowl predictions? A final flourish to our year of DITCOW Super Bowl Coverage.
On part 2 of our 3 part "Super Bowl Podcasts" in the City, Coach, aka Andrew Jacobsen, joins Dave in Hour 2 to break down the matchups between the Seattle Seahawks and the New England Patriots, preceded by Kevin on the Cape and a Super Bowl "Random Questions" where we'll take questions on not just the Super Bowl and Football, but anything under the sun. We may also hear from Jacob "El Hebrew Hammer" Rosales on Super Bowl XLIX from Arizona.
On part 1 of our 3 part series of Super Bowl Coverage, we'll cover Francesacon with Mike Francesa's most excellent cameo appearance at Irving Plaza among the mongos of #MongoNation . Then we get into Super Bowl XLIX coverage and look at the Patriots and the Seahawks. Despite the swirling rumors of Patriots cheating with balls, who would be the favorite? The Kids Club: Andy, Tommy, John, and hopefully Oat Man joins Dave to kick off this year's Super Bowl coverage in the City. In Hour 2, if time, we'll check in with the latest with Deflate Gate... is the Locker Room Attendant now the fall guy for a most inflated controversey in New England? NOTE: Later 10pm ET Start Time.
This week: we look at the Seahawks' Miracle comeback against the Packers in the NFC Championship Game. How did the Packers turn a 16-0 lead into a 28-22 overtime loss? The many mistakes the Packers made along the way, reserve tight end Brandon Bostick's mis-cue on the Sehawks' onside kick, an impressive series of improbable touchdown drives by a struggling Russell Wilson and Marshawn Lynch, plus much more from the NFC Title Game. We also cover the Patriots' resounding win over the Colts in the AFC championship game, and go into the season in review, plus a minor moment covering the ongoing "deflate-gate" with the Patriots doctoring the inflation of footballs. Kevin on the Cape joins for "Random Questions" in Hour 1, we'll touch on the Patriots and Seahawks with their road to the Super Bowl, then go into some music trivia, plus your RQ's. In Hour 2, we change gears and chat the NBA, with a few words on the upstart Atlanta Hawks, Milwaukee Bucks, Phoenix Suns, and the improved Houston Rockets and Golden State Warriors. New blood in the NBA or are LeBron's Cleveland Cavalier's lying in the reeds ready to make a huge run to the playoffs? Much to cover in this week before "Super Bowl Week" in the City.
First DITCOW podcast of 2015! We'll cover Ohio State's utterly dominant performance against Oregon in the College Football Playoff Championship Game. Plus, Lou and Gerry join us to talk College Football, the NFL's Divisional Round in review, including Dallas' near miss at the Packers, then a look to the Conference Title games: Packers/Seahawks, and Colts/Patriots. In Hour 1, we'll re-join our good friend Kevin on the Cape for our first "Random Questions" of 2015. Any New Year's Resolutions? Tune in and see!
Final Podcast of 2014! Kevin on the Cape and Dave do a final "Random Q's" for the year, where we recap our favorite moments of the DITCOW podcast from 2014. We'll also reflect on the Holiday Season and chat about what's to come for 2015. It shall be a fun time, join us won't you? Season's Greetings!