Ian is joined by Jeanette Kwakye and Ryan Hunn to discuss the Premier League’s FA Cup on full show (1:07) thanks to Spurs’ trip to Marine and upsets by Chorley and Crawley. They also discuss how surroundings and conditions can affect an elite athlete’s performance and mindset (7:29), Emile Smith Rowe’s continuing emergence, and the time Ian wound up his good friend Alan Shearer (13:47). Louie Barry and a young Aston Villa get a shout-out for their showing against Liverpool (19:33), as do Sheffield United, who won in the midst of a poor run (24:55). Fran Kirby gets her flowers for her four goals for Chelsea following a difficult period of her career (27:26). Finally, there’s some talk about what everyone’s watching, and Ian gives a detailed, tactical breakdown of Shrek Forever After (36:19).
FA Cup, Flowers for Fran Kirby, and a Tactical Breakdown of ... ‘Shrek’?
Plus, the emergence of Emile Smith Rowe, Aston Villa’s strong showing against Liverpool, and much more
Van Lathan and Rachel Lindsay discuss the disparities in media coverage for missing people of color before being joined by Eboni K. Williams to discuss the breaking of reality-TV barriers
JJ is joined by Michael Kay to look ahead to the Yankees’ big weekend before making NFL picks with Joe B and getting fantasy advice from Jason Katz