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
Rachel and Jodi get into all the details from the Bravo news of the week
Joel McHale joins the show to get into his career and past as both a host and an actor, then talk Episode 7
Sean and Amanda are joined by Wesley Morris to talk Todd Haynes’s new film and ‘Renaissance: A Film by Beyoncé’
CFB Conference Title Game Confidence Rankings, NFL Playoff Resumés, and Willie Colon on Niners-Eagles
Russillo is joined by Super Bowl champion Willie Colon to break down Dak Prescott’s play, share his pick for 49ers-Eagles, and tell stories from his playing days