Bill Simmons is joined by NFL Network’s Kyle Brandt to discuss some NFL Week 4 story lines, including a meaningful Patriots-Bills matchup, Mitchell Trubisky coming off a win, Daniel Jones, and more (4:00). Then Bill talks with Rolling Stone’s Alan Sepinwall about the 25th anniversary of an all-time year for TV: 1994 (47:40). Finally, Bill sits down with Academy Award–winning actor Billy Bob Thornton to discuss some of his films, including Sling Blade, Monster’s Ball, Friday Night Lights, Bad Santa, Blood In Blood Out, and more. They also talk directing, hosting SNL, Amazon’s Goliath, MLB, and more (1:23:50).
Andy Reid’s Moment, TV’s Greatest Year (1994), and Billy Bob Thornton Stops By
Plus, Bill Simmons is joined by NFL Network’s Kyle Brandt to discuss some NFL Week 4 story lines
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Bryan and journalist Greg Bluestein address recent accusations claiming Walker paid for a woman’s abortion back in 2009
Sharp and House begin by discussing the ugly Colts-Broncos game before moving onto the rest of the Week 5 slate
Denver was promised an exciting ride with a new franchise quarterback. Instead, the Broncos have one of the worst offenses in the NFL and a seemingly grim future.