Pro Football Hall of Famer Cris Carter and former Raiders CEO Amy Trask joined Bill Simmons for the latest episode of Any Given Wednesday, then stayed to continue their conversation. In this extra clip from the show, the two talked about how the new NFL collective bargaining agreement has changed the way teams prepare for the season—possibly leading to sloppier starts to the campaign (looking at you, Rams). They touched on Jared Goff, Colin Kaepernick, and more.
Week 5 Is the New Week 1 in the NFL
Cris Carter and Amy Trask explain why you shouldn’t overreact to anything that happens in the first week of the season
Sheil and Ben discuss the tactical advantages of each team and predict whether the Super Bowl will be a nail-biter or a blowout
Kyle and Seerat break down the latest NBA trade deadline rumors
The ‘Station Eleven’ creator joins to discuss the new HBO hit
The guys also discuss the quarterback injuries that might affect Sunday’s game
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