HBO and The Ringer’s Bill Simmons is joined by Kevin Clark to discuss the potential NFL QB upheaval for the 2020 season (2:04). Then Bill talks with author and podcast host Stephen Dubner about cowriting Freakonomics, the evolution of sportswriting, the future of the NFL, getting ready for legal sports gambling, the science of napping, athletes after sports, vaping, the coronavirus, and much more (30:54).
NFL QB Chaos, Gambling’s Future, Napping Tips, and the Coronavirus Panic With Stephen Dubner
Plus: Kevin Clark joins to discuss 2020’s potential NFL quarterback upheaval
Coach Prime won at Jackson State by being Deion. Now at Colorado, will his individual star power, recruiting prowess, and football expertise be enough to turn the Buffaloes into winners?
Aaron Judge. Trea Turner. Xander Bogaerts. Justin Verlander. Those and other superstars signed lucrative long-term deals during a whirlwind week in San Diego, but which teams and trends emerged most triumphant?
Which hot starts will continue? Who’s due to fall off? Let’s look to the schedules for answers.