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Um, let's start off with some breaking news, as you might be able to tell from the thumbnail.
Uh, Ronnie Stanley got a five year, uh, 98 a half million dollar extension.
Eso big bucks for Mr Stanley.
He is probably one of the best tackles in the game, and, um will be a cornerstone to that.
Baltimore offensive line protecting Lamar Jackson.
Um, as far as long as as they would like him to be, Um, he's gonna be there for a while, and I think that's good.
If you are a Baltimore Ravens fan, Um, let's go to last night's game.
The Panthers played the Falcons.
Um, it was It was a pretty good game.
Overall, 25 17 finished.
So a one score game.
Matt Ryan threw for 281 yards, no touchdowns and one interception.
Before leaving due to injury, I was 15 for 23 with 176 yards with a touchdown.
And to pick himself, of course, he waas really tripped by Dante Fowler.
And then and then he When he was going down, he got hit, really? Just shoulder to the head.
Um s o he got kicked in his bad knee.
If if anybody remembers, he was really down his season, his his career in the NFL was looking really, really high.
He was the starting quarterback for the Vikings.
Then he goes down with a dislocated kneecap in the tourney a C l.
He had to have emergency surgery on That s O no bacteria would grow.
That was successful.
But his long road to recovery involved being a backup in Minnesota than being a backup with New Orleans.
Now he's got a shot to shine here in Carolina.
Um, so that is, that is a situation that you definitely want to keep an eye on if you're Panthers fan or just an NFL fan, because he's a good person on and a great leader for that team.
Rushing wise Brian Hill ran little ball 11 times, 55 yards.
Todd Gurley was very, very ineffective.
18 carries for 46 yards.
He did score a touchdown as well as Matt Ryan had a rushing touchdown.
And then Curtis Samuel had the only rushing touchdown for Carolina.
Mike Davis carried the ball 13 times for 66 yards.
Um, Davis also caught the ball once for 11 yards.
Robby Anderson was leading receiver in terms of receptions, five catches for 48 yards.
Moore had two catches for 55 yards in Curtis.
Samuel also caught two touchdown Aziz, one of his four catches, Um, for a total of 31 yards, no fumbles for either team.
Each team did get an interception.
Dante Jackson got the Carolina pick and Dante Jackson got the Carolina pick and Bloody Red Wilson got the pick for Atlanta.
Um, no other real notables for for each team Marquis Haze and a video Botta are We'll go with that.
Each had a sack for Carolina, and then Deon Jones had a sack as well as Isaiah Oliver and Dante Fowler Jr.
Um, for the Atlanta Falcons.
Falcons win this game.
They advanced to two and six, the Panthers, who were in the thick of playoff race at three and four.
We just talked about yesterday with with Sean how maybe the Panthers can again start getting it going and make a playoff run.
Well, it looks like their playoff hopes we're going to kind of be diminished, if not null and void and its entirety there, now three and five, they're actually one in three at home.
So that is not what you want, um, as a Panthers fan, especially if you are one of the few people who gets to go to a game.
Um, Stanley, his his contract, his averages just under $20 million a year, 19.
75 million um, the second highest in the league.
Laremy Tunsil has 22 million per season.
Huge contract there.
The deal maxes out at $112.
86 million for Stanley.
Um, he got a bigger signing bonus and more guarantees than tonsil, but overall per year.
It is less, Um, he is, of course, their left tackle.
So they've signed Marlon Humphrey to a 98 or five year, $98.
75 million extension.
And now they've got running Stanley for another five years on again.
75 million. That must be their favorite.
Um, Their favorite metric for young players to sign.
Eso Lamar Jackson is gonna have some great company, um, on his offensive line and his defense for the years to come.
I'm sure he'll be getting his season.
Um, there are his contract.
Very, very, very soon.
Um, let's go to the Teddy Bridgewater injury real fast.
Um, as I said, he got kicked by Fowler Jr as he was trying to get outside of the pocket, and then he just got hit really hard and really awkwardly, Um, by the by the falcons defender Harris Harris said.
Get ejected and it looks as if he will be okay.
He's still listed as active with no injury reports at the moment.
Eso really good for him.
But, um, that is definitely a situation that you want to keep an eye on if you are, um, the Carolina Panthers in and you're hopefully for you franchise quarterback.
Um, I'm gonna talk some NFL playoffs now the Panthers or three and five.
We see that the Cardinals might be very, very good.
They've had some really impressive wins this year.
They've had some disappointing losses.
Those, well, we saw the Packers get stopped by the Buccaneers, but otherwise be almost unstoppable.
Um, especially offensively.
And we've seen the Buccaneers the past few weeks after losing to the Bears.
Just be shredding up opposing offenses and defenses alike.
Um, so, uh, we, of course, have seven seeds, um, in in the NFL, in each, each conference, they have seen the NFC.
So I'm going to basically run down who I think is going to be making these these, um, these seeds and why they're why they're going to do that.
This is not necessarily my top seven teams, Um, for the in the NFL, but it is who I think is going to make the playoffs.
Who was the top seven teams? Eagle.
Anybody from the FC FC East wouldn't be nowhere near this list, but right now, the playoff standings are as follows we've got at the one seed for the A F C, the Pittsburgh Steelers leading the North.
The Chiefs are at six and one.
They lead the West, the Titans air five and one.
They lead in the South, and then the Bills or five and two leading the East.
The Baltimore Ravens are right now.
The five seed their game back from Pittsburgh five and one.
Um, the Browns are also are the six seed.
They're five and two a game and a half back from Pittsburgh.
Uh, the Colts are the seven seed at four and two, and then the teams that are in the hunt, you've got the Dolphins and the Raiders, both the three and three of the charges.
They're two and four as well as the Broncos Patriots, all at two and four.
And then suffice it to say these last 14 they're pretty much eliminated.
The Bengals Texan and Jags.
The Bengals Air 15 and one, Texans and Jags are each one and six, and then the Jets, R O and seven have not really been close to winning a game.
Um, at all this season in the NFC, the Packers were actually the one seed right now five and won.
The Seahawks are the two seed of five, and to the Buccaneers, we are sorry.
Seahawks were 51 the Buccaneers or five and two at the three seed.
That, uh, tiebreaker with the package is going to prove, in my opinion, to be enormous because only the ones he gets a first round bye this year and we all know when Tom Brady gets that first round by he is really, really hard to beat.
And, um, usually gets the Super Bowl.
That was in the A F.
C um and specifically the A F C East.
But he has a much more loaded roster than he did with the Patriots pretty much any year, except for maybe 07 or or 2010 when he had Randy Moss and Wes Welker and the crew.
But a very, very talented roster on both sides of the ball there.
The three seed the Eagles to foreign one are the four seed.
They are going to host a playoff game because they are the least worst of the worst of the NFC East.
The Bears right now five and two, are the five seed the Cardinals of the six seed.
They're also five and two, and the Rams are the seven seed at five and two.
That means if the season were to end today, that eliminated teams would be the Saints, they would miss the playoffs.
Four and to the 40 Niners who went to the Super Bowl last year, our four or three, they would be eliminated.
The three and three Lions three and five Panthers.
They have a game up on everybody because not everybody has played this week.
Uh, the Panthers were three and five.
They're the 11 seed, and then the two and five football team.
The two and five Cowboys, or two and six Falcons, the one in five Vikings and the one in five Giants are the teams that follow.
Um, so that is the NFL playoff breakdown right now.
Um, here's what I'm gonna say.
I think that the teams that are going to make the playoffs are going to be the best teams in their Converse's except for the East.
Um, these really is just really awful.
So, um, I think let's start with the A F.
I think going to see Pittsburgh end up winning the division.
I think they're gonna split their season series with the Ravens.
They have a really, really good defense and especially this year with defense, is being so demoralized with lack of crowd noise.
And among other things, I think the defense is going to be the biggest, the biggest factor that separates the great teams from the good teams, the good teams from the from the average team and the average teams to the top 10 pick teams.
Um, that goes with Pittsburgh.
That goes with even Tennessee.
Um, that goes to the NFC is well with seems like the Buccaneers.
Um, I mean, we saw the Titans have a pretty nice defense.
We saw the Bills have a really good defense.
Those two defense's air not doing too well at the moment, But Pittsburgh is thriving.
They're six and no, they play the Ravens this week So if they can win this game, send the Ravens toe to be in five and two.
When they could be seven and now have a company two game lead on the Ravens.
I think they're going to get that one seat.
I think they're gonna win that division.
I don't think they're going to get the one seed.
I think the Chiefs is still gonna get the one seed.
They are six and one.
Uh, they did lose to the Raiders in their stinker kind of game.
And the they did beat the Ravens, however, so we still know how good they could be.
Um, I think we're gonna see the Chiefs be the one seed.
The Pittsburgh Steelers be the two seed.
I think we're going to see the Titans be the three seed.
I think they're gonna have a really good year, especially because of the competition in the division.
Not looking too good.
I am a little bit worried about the bears Are the bill.
Um, I'm more than worried about the Bears, but I'll get to that later.
The Bills, I think they're going to win their division.
In fact, I'm pretty sure they're gonna win the division.
But I don't know how they're gonna fare against teams that are outside of the A F C East being as miserable as it is, um, they still have to go up against the Patriots defense, which is overarching.
Um, they're they're gonna have to go up against the three and three Dolphins.
We'll see how they fare, especially to a pardon me.
We'll see how to affairs against the Rams.
And I think that's gonna decide really, how their season goes.
And then the Jets are just miserable and Owen seven, and I think they're gonna pull off a game or two, maybe 1, 15 2, and 14.
But it's not gonna be impressive.
And whoever they beat is going to be very, very disappointed in themselves and themselves.
Um, the Bills scheduled to go.
They play the Patriots this week, and then they play the Seahawks, the Cardinals, the charges, the 40 Niners, the Steelers.
That's that's gonna be really, really tough.
Honestly, I could see them losing all those games.
Um, but I think the best case scenario for them is they go two and three.
Um and I think the best chances to win against the Cardinals and the Chargers, although we will see, um, injuries are a thing, especially this year.
We'll see how these teams look going into their respective weeks, but then they end the season off against the Broncos, the Patriots and the Dolphins.
So, um, you know what? They could end up being anywhere from nine and seven and getting in winning that division, too.
13 or 4, 12 and four and winning that division.
Best case scenario.
I think they they win two or three of those those five games.
Um, we already saw them lose to the Chiefs, 26 17 when we saw them get smacked around by the Titans.
So we know that these good teams are not necessarily, um are not necessarily the Bills Forte.
Uh, they beat the Dolphins, the Rams and the Raiders to start off the season.
Really? Though the Rams game should they should have lost the game.
Um, there was there was a few penalties in there that were questioned, but in the end, they won the game by a field goal.
So you do gotta give him credit for that although we have seen the Rams be kind of up and down so far this season as well.
So I think those are gonna be your top four seeds and we're gonna see the Ravens be better than the Bills in Titan's record wise.
But I think they're still going to be to get the five seed just because Pittsburgh, I think, is a little bit better.
And, you know, if you if you look at the remaining schedules, they're challenging for both teams, I will say that they're definitely challenging for both teams.
But, um, here's what you see.
If you're the Pittsburgh Steelers, play the Ravens, then you play the Cowboys, the Bangles, the Jags.
Then you play the Ravens again when you play Washington, the Bills, the Bangles, Colts and the Browns.
Those are all very, very winnable games.
Um, now I don't think they're going 16 and I already said, I think they're splitting the Ravens, uh, the series with the Ravens at 11 I think they'll probably go 13 and three.
We've seen them already beat, um, probably the Browns and the Titans, where the biggest winds they really played.
Almost nobody that Steelers the Steelers play the Eagles, Texans, Broncos and Giants and weeks one through four.
So that's not really what you're looking for.
But I think they're gonna beat the Cowboys.
They're gonna beat the Bengals.
They're gonna beat the Jags.
They're gonna be Washington.
They're going to beat the Bengals again.
And then it comes down to the Browns, the Colts, the Bills in the Ravens, twice those five games.
So, um, worst case scenario, they lose all five.
They're 11 and five.
They get the five seed.
I think best case scenario, which I think is gonna happen, is they end up losing to probably one to the Ravens.
And then, um, probably the Colts or the Bills.
That's that's my guest.
But I think this team is going 14 and two or 13 and three, and I'm going to going to get, um, that division Baltimore still has to play the Steelers.
Then they play the Colts, the Patriots.
But then they played the Titans, the Steelers again, the Browns and those air.
They're only tough games.
So, um, it's a friendly match up for both these teams.
I think it's gonna be a really, really great race toe watch and we will see in the end, who ends up winning that division just for reference.
By the way, the Chiefs remaining schedule is as follows.
Um, the Chiefs have to play the Jets.
Then the Panthers.
Uh, the Buccaneers and the Broncos, the Dolphins, the Saints, the Falcons and the Chargers.
Um, they could lose that game against the Buccaneers.
I think that's gonna be a really, really telling game for both teams.
Who is the team to beat in the NFL? Is that the Chiefs is the Buccaneers.
Think the game against the Saints.
The Saints are gonna be fighting for their playoff lives.
Uh, we saw how packed the NFC was, so I think that's gonna be a really, really close game with the Saints.
But I think they're gonna be the Broncos.
They're gonna be the Dolphins.
They're gonna beat the Raiders.
They're gonna be the Panthers. They're gonna be the Jets.
Okay, um, so they'll be, what, nine and one going into the Buccaneers games say they lose that Game nine and two being the Broncos being the Dolphins, that's 11 and two.
Then they play the Saints Falcons in the Chargers.
They're gonna beat the Falcons.
The Chargers? You never know.
The Chargers seemed to have relatively speaking Patrick Mahomes number.
Now I know they beat the charges earlier in the year, but that was with a Justin Herbert who had barely gotten any time starting, Uh, the offense, which was very new.
Uh, suffice it to say new new offensive line, um, new quarterback.
Just just figuring things out.
And they still gave me a run for their money.
So we'll see how the injury situation shapes up.
The charges always do seem to get injured, but, um, I think it's gonna be really, really entertaining game and a telling game.
See how the chief stack up begins The better pass rushes in the league in that week.
Match up against the Chargers.
But, um, I think they're gonna go 13 and three as well.
So it's gonna come down to Pittsburgh and and the Chiefs.
And if Pittsburgh splits their Siri's with Baltimore, the Chiefs beat Baltimore.
They don't play each other head to head, so I believe if I got my facts straight, that means that the Chiefs would have the tiebreaker because they are undefeated against Baltimore and the Steelers would be one and one against Baltimore, saying both teams would be 3, 13 and three if the Steelers were 14.
And to all that goes out the door, don't matter.
The Steelers have the one seed, then, I think, after the Ravens at the five seed, I think we're going to We're going to see the Browns in the playoffs, just based off of, um, their record right now compared to the records of the teams around them and then their remaining schedule.
They got smacked around by the Ravens, of course, in Week one.
Then they got smacked around by the Steelers.
But every other game they have one now granted, thats against pretty bad opponents.
But then they play the Raiders.
They don't have a really good defense.
We sell what the Texans are. The Eagles.
It's the FCS Titans.
Sorry, the Jaguar, the Jags in the Titans, Then the Ravens didn't play the Giants and the Jets.
Then they finished the season off.
The Pittsburgh say they lose that game to Pittsburgh.
Say they lose that game to Baltimore.
Say they lose that game to the Titans.
Those are probably the three games that they're not favorite in.
That means they have three losses.
And if you have three losses, you have to have 13 wins.
So I think based on the strength of schedule, the North has a really, really easy schedule.
And they've already beat the Colts.
So they have the tiebreaker with the colds s A they they have a stinker game against the Raiders.
Or maybe they have a sticker game against the Eagles of the Jags.
I think those are all possible sinker games.
Um, so they lose two of those three as well as the other three.
So then you have five losses or sorry, then you have you have seven losses, your 97 I think you still sneak into the playoffs at one of the seeds with seven losses.
Um, then then you see the Colts.
They, of course, lost the Browns earlier in the season.
Um, that's the team that I'm really not sold on.
I think the Colts, the Dolphins, the Raiders, the Chargers are all going to be fighting for that last spot.
Everything they're gonna be fighting with the Browns.
Frankly, I think the Browns, with the tiebreaker with the Colts, are going to get in because of that.
But, um, I think right around that 97 11 5 markets where you're gonna wanna be if you are the sixth or the seventh yet I think the Brown is gonna be right around 1917 and 6, 11 and five.
The Colts probably gonna be around 1978 8 to 10 and six.
Dolphins 88 to 10 7 and 9 to 10 and six, maybe even six and 10 if to it really goes awry.
The Raiders Probably 79 to 10 and six.
The Chargers probably 7929 and seven.
Just based off of their record right now, two and four, Um, and the schedule.
They still have to play.
They play the Broncos this week, but then they play the Raiders, the Dolphins, the Jets.
The radio is gonna be a tough game for him.
But the Dolphins, the Jets, we'll see the Dolphins game is gonna be big based off the tiebreaking.
Then they play the Bills.
The Patriots, Falcons, the Raiders again, the Broncos and the chiefs to end off the season.
So, um, if they can finish strong, then they can sneak in.
But this Dolphins game is going to be a very, very big game just because off of of the nature of the playoff rights, with Dolphins being three and three right now, um, that's gonna be a big tie breaker as well as the Raiders, the two Raiders matchups with them.
I don't think the Broncos with Patriots have any shot, so I'm going to skip over them going to the NFC, the Packers five, and won the Seahawks five and won the Bucks five and two Eagles to four and won the Bears five and two, Cardinals five.
And to the Rams were five and two.
Goes with the seven seeds s a really, really strong NFC.
Um, preying on the weak or a F c is well, as just, you know, being better, um, than these guys.
Um, I think we're going to see Green Bay end up getting the one seed, but I think it's gonna come down to the tiebreaker between the Bucks and the Packers.
If you look at those two teams remaining schedules Green Bay, this week.
By the way, getting Allen was our backs in this week, going up against the one in five Vikings on they play the 40 Niners.
That's gonna be a big test, especially if the 40 Niners can keep up what they've been doing thing they play the Jags.
That shouldn't be too tough, especially being a man coverage team.
They play the Colts.
I've made my opinions clearing, and then they play the Bears.
If you haven't heard my opinion on the Bears, you'll hear it soon.
Then they play the Eagles.
They play the Lions, the Panthers, the Titans and the Bears.
Again, I think the Titans are gonna big be a big, big matchup.
I think the 40 Niners are.
They could be anywhere from 15 and 1 to 12 and four.
They're probably going to have another stinker game.
Um, now, if that's against the 40 Niners and they just get run, run around and twisted and beat up, then so be it.
They might have one more win than but say say they go to let's say they go one and two against those tough, tough, um, type of guy.
One on one against the Titans in the Niners.
I don't care. Pick whichever one you want.
Um, then they'll be.
Then they'll have to losses on the season, so they'll be 11 to 12 and two, depending on which game you think they're gonna lose.
Um, then they play the Bears.
You have to sweep the Bears and the Packers.
You have to sweep the Bears.
You have to be able to score in that offense.
Protect Aaron Rodgers on the pass rush.
Get the running game going.
Same things that they really want to do.
Ah, Ndure should be able to stop Nick Foles or Mitchell Robiskie.
However, we see they play the Bears.
Week 17 based off of Sean, we're going to see Metro Stravinsky.
Then, um, they play the Bears again.
The first time they play the Bears is I believe that.
11 week, 12 way 11 week 12.
Um, and and so we still might see Nick Foles at that point.
But I think the Packers go probably 14 to 13 and three.
Um, the Buccaneers, their remaining schedule.
They play. The Giants don't know.
They play the Saints.
They already lost the Saints once, although they're looking to be the better, better team between the two.
Then they play the Panthers, but then they play the Rams.
It's a tough matchup.
Then they play the Chiefs on the tough matchup and they play the Vikings, the Falcons, the Lions and Falcons.
End of the season.
So we're gonna It's gonna be really, really telling, um, between the these four weeks the Saints, the Panthers, the Rams, the Chiefs because the Panthers are still gonna be competitive and all their games despite me, not thinking they're gonna make the playoffs.
Eso the Saints at Panthers.
The Rams of the Chiefs if they lose, say they lose two of those they go to into in those games and they're losing the Chiefs and then lose against the Rams or something.
But they split the season series with the Saints and they beat the Panthers.
Then we're going to see them being 12 and four.
All of a sudden, Green Bay still gets the one seed, um, because of the tiebreaker basically being null because they have a better record Now.
I know there is a slight bias here with me being a package fan, but that is what I think is gonna happen.
I think the Seahawks are gonna slip down to the three seed.
Um, they kind of scared their.
Their defense really needs to get get their their their stuff together.
They play the Niners and they play the bills and they play the Rams and they play the Cardinals again.
And then they end off the season with the Eagles, the Giants, the Jets, Washington and then again, Rams 49 or so They being in the in the NFC West, having that tough, tough schedule.
I think they'll probably put the series with the Cardinals.
They probably split the Siri's with the Niners and probably split the series with the Rams.
Um, to be honest, but let's say let's say they sweep the Rams, the Niners, uh, the Rams of the Niners.
So they go a total of foreign for and two against their division, Right? Um, that puts them in three losses already right there.
I don't think they're going to, but they still have to pay the bills a swell as the Eagles.
We saw the Eagles hang with them last year in the playoffs until Carson Wentz got hurt.
And that was the Eagles that that their roster was waiting.
More depleted than the Eagles roster most likely will be, um, during the end, the end stretch of this season.
Getting to Sean Jackson back getting out, Sean Jeffrey back.
Getting these guys healthy Mile Sanders and the crew Getting all those guys healthy is gonna be big for him.
And I think they're cardinals lost.
Really? Is end up gonna end up costing them.
Um, and I think the defense it's gonna come down to the defense.
Um, like, it always will.
So I think they're gonna get three seed.
And that leaves the four seed being the Eagles.
They're gonna be the four seed just because they're better than all the other garbage teams in the in the NFC East.
But do the NFL rules and regulations they can only get the four seed as lowest, um, five through seven.
Going to be very, very interesting.
The bears gonna fall off.
They're not making the playoffs there right now.
The five seed of five and two.
The Cardinals, five and two.
I think they make the playoffs, but I think they fall down to the seventh seed.
I think the Rams are gonna go up two games.
I think the Saints are gonna go up to the six seed.
I think the nine there's gonna be the odd man out because of how just how they started the season having three losses already.
Um, it's very, very unlikely.
They run the table esque eso they only lose two of their next two games to finish off the season. Go 11 5.
I think that's very, very unlikely.
Um, so I think based off of record right now, I know they're only a game back.
But being in the NFC West, I don't think we're going to see all four teams make the playoffs.
I think we see the Rams be the five seed Saints.
Be the six seeded Cardinals, be the seventh seed, and that is on the record.
Um, let's go to samen ba news news before we go to college football real fast.
Um, in the MBA, sources say that Mike D'Antoni is finalizing a deal with the Nets and to be on their coaching staff.
So that is a big, big story.
Um, Steve Nash, if you guys did not hear Steve Nash was hired as the coach for the Nets, the head coach coming into the season.
There was a big fuss because of all the lack of, um, minority coaches in in the n b A and really just in general in all the sports leagues.
MLB, NFL, even the NHL, um, lack of minority coaches and Mike Danto.
Steve National having any? Um, not having a record, not having any coaching experience and kind of getting leapfrog.
Um, so Mike D'Antoni and he made a good A who was an assistant on the with with Gregg Popovich and Spurs are going to be hired by the Nets, the Nets really making a push, having elite coaching staff having an elite roster.
Thio get the most out of Kyrie, Irving and Kevin Durant in that pairing.
Um, he was the top assistant in the 2019 2020 season to Brett Brown.
Uh, but before he was with Gregg Popovich and the San Antonio Spurs um, Dantonio Nash, Of course, we're a coach player duo from 2004 to 2000 and eight, with Nash being really, really, really um, an M v P candidate.
It's a seven second offense with sons and, unfortunately, not really doing anything.
And then D'Antoni coach Steve Nash on the Lakers for three seasons.
2012 2013 and 2014.
Um, but due to injuries to Nash and Bryant, Kobe Bryant, they were not able to do really anything.
His D'Antoni's total record just for reference.
He has defined, though, by his lack of playoff success, as is James Harden and Russell Westbrook.
And he is hoping to change that, Um, being on the Nets, some free agent news.
Fred Van Fleet will hit the market.
Of course, Anthony Davis will hit the market, although he is most likely going to stay with, um, the Lakers.
Um, so we we have a very interesting We're gonna see pretty much the same rosters.
But what we're going to see is who is going to who is going to go where and be that difference maker.
I think if Fred Vanvleet goes to any contending team, any team that was a top five seed top six seed in their conference.
So if you go to the Lakers, the Clippers, the Raptors of the Celtics, Sixers wherever he goes.
That team is going to increase their playoff chances and their NBA Finals chances by a whole lot because of the way he plays defense.
The way he gives, he gives maximum effort and his offensive skill set, being able to come off the bench or be a starter in the versatility that he has in doing both.
I think he is going to be the difference maker in this year's, um, and this year's free agency, of course.
Danilo Gallinari, Gallinari, Goran Dragic will both be free agents as well.
Um, and then Chris Paul being on the thunder, the thunder seem to be wanting to go home or to a rebuilding phase.
So Chris Paul is going to be, uh, somebody that you might look to be traded, Um, as well as Drew Holiday with New Orleans.
He is really New Orleans is really shipping in a youth movement, and they're not ready to compete just yet.
But Drew holiday is ready, and he is a really good defender.
He is good on the offensive side of the board as well, and I think that he is whatever team he gets traded to.
If he does get traded is in for a real treat.
If he goes to Milwaukee, I think that's gonna be big for for the bucks.
Um, And then let's finish off the show with some college football news.
Um, the bowl schedule has been released, but first, Trevor Lawrence, um, of course, co.
Had tested positive for Kovar, 19 is gonna miss the Boston College game against Clemson.
So the big questions with this is, Is Clemson's gonna be able to win this game, first of all, because we know they have a talented roster, but they play in the week conference.
Will they be able to win this game? And also, if they lose this game, how far do they fall in the top 25? Or do they fall to being unranked? They're missing, obviously, the Heisman front runner, Trevor Lawrence.
But people, let's face it, people just don't like greatness, especially sustained greatness, especially greatness that can be that can have holes poked into it.
Um, they play in the A. C.
C is not a good conference, um, and And when you play in the and and you you have that kind of talent around you and you have the track record you have, and then you start quarterback goes out.
I think that's gonna lead to some unfair judgment.
Now they're going to inevitably have a chance, have a shot to, um, to really revitalize their season and research themselves.
If that Z that's the word.
They play Notre Dame on November 7th after the Boston College game.
Notre Dame right now is undefeated, ranked number four in the country.
Eso if Trevor one's place for that game, That should be big, so if they do, drop him.
If they lose the Boston College tomorrow, we will see on November 7th in a week, will they be able to rebound? Well, Trevor Lawrence play.
They've had some really, really, really dominant winds so far.
They already beat Boston College, 15 97.
Earlier in the season, they beat Citadel 61 23 Georgia Tech, 52 to 14.
Syracuse 41 to 6, and then Syracuse again later in the season, 47 to 21.
They beat Georgia Tech, 73 to 7.
Um, the last time they played him, the first time they played him was 52 to 14 So, um, they're very, very dominant football team, but we'll see how much they miss their quarterback in Trevor Lawrence.
Now let's go to the 37 bowl games that are scheduled 35 which will be televised.
Um, we've bull season starts.
Um, there's gonna be a least one game every day through January 2nd.
So that's from December 19th.
The Tropical Smoothie Cafe, Frisco Bowl, Tropical Smoothie Cafe, Frisco Bowl on December 19th.
Um, and it will.
The college football national championship will be January 11th.
So both season is gonna go from December 19th January 2nd.
Then we'll see the big championship game on January 11th.
Um, college football playoff, of course, is going to begin New Year's Day with the roles ball game and the Sugar Bowl being the two semifinal games.
Um, probably gonna end up seeing Clemson, Ohio State play Clemson and Ohio State play in at least one if they play each other.
If not, both, um, if they play other opponents, Um, so that's going to be very, very intriguing to watch football season mark.
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